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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 242 217 265
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +48
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 26 26 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.34% 0.36% 0.19%
As % of the General category 0.94% 0.99% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 25 24 17
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +36.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,040 £35,500 £27,170
10% offered a salary of more than £54,900 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,279 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +18.57%
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
2766 2625 3413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 36.33% 36.82% 37.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2168 2119 2758
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,330 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,800 £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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +18 16 £39,450 -28.27%
Hertfordshire -14 7 £32,500 -35.00% 2
Cambridgeshire - 3 £52,500 -
Local Government
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 15 (51.72%) HTTP
2 12 (41.38%) Service Delivery
3 11 (37.93%) ITIL
4 10 (34.48%) MS Excel
5 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
6 7 (24.14%) Information Governance
7 6 (20.69%) Degree
8 4 (13.79%) Internet
8 4 (13.79%) Windows
8 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
8 4 (13.79%) Finance
9 3 (10.34%) Service Management
9 3 (10.34%) VMware
9 3 (10.34%) Migration
9 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (10.34%) QA
9 3 (10.34%) Performance Management
9 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
9 3 (10.34%) MS Office
9 3 (10.34%) C
9 3 (10.34%) C#
9 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
9 3 (10.34%) .NET
9 3 (10.34%) Firmware
9 3 (10.34%) Cisco
9 3 (10.34%) Project Management
9 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
9 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (6.90%) Line Management

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (34.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) MS Office
3 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Visualfiles
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) HTTP
2 4 (13.79%) Internet
3 2 (6.90%) MPLS
3 2 (6.90%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) ADSL
3 2 (6.90%) LAN
3 2 (6.90%) VoIP
3 2 (6.90%) WAN
3 2 (6.90%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.45%) Network Security
4 1 (3.45%) Broadband
4 1 (3.45%) VPN
4 1 (3.45%) Firewall
4 1 (3.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.45%) MS Access
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Back Office
3 1 (3.45%) Law
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Project Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Architect
3 2 (6.90%) Developer
3 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
3 2 (6.90%) Consultant
3 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) Technical Design Architect
3 2 (6.90%) Software Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Sales Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Data Migration Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Systems Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Data Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Business Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) .NET
2 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.45%) LAMP
3 1 (3.45%) jQuery
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.45%) CSS
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Firmware
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) GIS
3 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Service Delivery
2 11 (37.93%) ITIL
3 7 (24.14%) Information Governance
4 3 (10.34%) Service Management
4 3 (10.34%) Migration
4 3 (10.34%) Performance Management
4 3 (10.34%) Project Management
5 2 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (6.90%) Line Management
5 2 (6.90%) Change Management
5 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
5 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) Information Management
5 2 (6.90%) Security Management
6 1 (3.45%) MVC
6 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.45%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) C
1 3 (10.34%) C#
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.45%) Winbatch
3 1 (3.45%) VBScript
3 1 (3.45%) VB
3 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.45%) MCSE
3 1 (3.45%) MCSA
3 1 (3.45%) CCNA
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
2 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) OpenView
2 1 (3.45%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (3.45%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) VMware
2 3 (10.34%) Cisco
3 2 (6.90%) Veeam
3 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.45%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.45%) Siemens
4 1 (3.45%) HP
Hertford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Watford
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Health, 25 Days and Car
Posted: 13 days ago