The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 247 235 269
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +34
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 23 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.29% 0.28% 0.19%
As % of the General category 0.75% 0.89% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 10
Average salary £39,450 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,625 £38,755
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,626 £46,155 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-14.14% +23.07%
Local Government
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

General Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3058 2257 3366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 37.91% 31.70% 36.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2416 1724 2755
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Local Government across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Local Government
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Local Government across the East of England region.

Local Government Salary Trend in the East of England

Local Government
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Local Government across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Local Government Salary Histogram in the East of England

Local Government
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +5 13 £39,450 -1.75%
Hertfordshire -11 8 £36,250 -27.50% 1
Cambridgeshire - 4 £37,500 - 1
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Local Government also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Local Government.

1 16 (35.56%) MS Excel
2 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 14 (31.11%) HTTP
4 13 (28.89%) ITIL
5 11 (24.44%) Degree
6 9 (20.00%) Internet
6 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (20.00%) Information Governance
7 8 (17.78%) .NET
7 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
8 7 (15.56%) SQL
9 6 (13.33%) C
9 6 (13.33%) C#
10 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
10 5 (11.11%) MS Office
10 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET
10 5 (11.11%) CSS
10 5 (11.11%) Windows
10 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
10 5 (11.11%) Finance
10 5 (11.11%) Information Management
10 5 (11.11%) Line Management
10 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
11 4 (8.89%) Performance Management
11 4 (8.89%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (8.89%) Mathematics
11 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
11 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
11 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Local Government also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Local Government. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.89%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (6.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.22%) IIS
4 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (35.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Visualfiles
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.11%) HTTP
2 9 (20.00%) Internet
3 3 (6.67%) Intranet
4 2 (4.44%) DNS
4 2 (4.44%) MPLS
4 2 (4.44%) ADSL
4 2 (4.44%) LAN
4 2 (4.44%) VoIP
4 2 (4.44%) WAN
4 2 (4.44%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.22%) Broadband
5 1 (2.22%) VPN
5 1 (2.22%) Firewall
5 1 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.22%) Network Security
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.22%) MS Access
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Law
3 2 (4.44%) Legal
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Billing
4 1 (2.22%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) German Language
4 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (22.22%) Analyst
2 9 (20.00%) Developer
3 4 (8.89%) Project Manager
3 4 (8.89%) Business Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Technical Support
4 3 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 3 (6.67%) Technical Support Officer
4 3 (6.67%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (4.44%) UML Business Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Technical Design Architect
5 2 (4.44%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Sales Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Architect
5 2 (4.44%) Technical Architect
5 2 (4.44%) Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) Software Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) .NET
2 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 5 (11.11%) CSS
3 3 (6.67%) Servlets
3 3 (6.67%) Web Services
3 3 (6.67%) JSF
3 3 (6.67%) HTML
4 2 (4.44%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.44%) jQuery
4 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.22%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.89%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.67%) GIS
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Windows
2 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 13 (28.89%) ITIL
3 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.00%) Information Governance
4 5 (11.11%) Information Management
4 5 (11.11%) Line Management
5 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2
5 4 (8.89%) Project Management
5 4 (8.89%) Performance Management
6 3 (6.67%) Web Development
6 3 (6.67%) Migration
6 3 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.67%) Service Management
6 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.44%) Security Management
7 2 (4.44%) MVC
7 2 (4.44%) Change Management
7 2 (4.44%) UML
7 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) SQL
2 6 (13.33%) C
2 6 (13.33%) C#
3 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.67%) Java
5 2 (4.44%) VB
5 2 (4.44%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.22%) Winbatch
6 1 (2.22%) PHP
6 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.44%) ISEB
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.22%) MCSE
4 1 (2.22%) MCSA
4 1 (2.22%) CCNA
4 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
1 3 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) OpenView
2 1 (2.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.22%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) Cisco
2 3 (6.67%) VMware
3 2 (4.44%) Veeam
3 2 (4.44%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.22%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.22%) HP
4 1 (2.22%) Siemens
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