The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 649 627 704
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +77
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 226 229 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the General category 0.48% 0.51% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 199 193 164
Average salary £42,279 £50,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.44% +40.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
Local Government
UK

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

General Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
46884 45254 49556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.83% 45.35% 45.33%
Number of salaries quoted 36577 36371 41573
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in England

Local Government
Salary Trend in England

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

Local Government Salary Trend in England

Local Government
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Local Government across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Local Government Salary Histogram in England

Local Government
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 19 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
South East -8 67 £35,000 -24.73% 23
London -27 63 £50,000 -14.52% 10
South West -11 35 £55,000 +44.73% 4
East of England -25 25 £39,725 -20.55% 3
West Midlands -5 13 £40,000 -42.85% 6
North West -25 13 £42,279 -24.83% 2
Yorkshire -32 6 £45,000 +66.66% 2
East Midlands -13 4 £40,000 +50.72% 2
Midlands - 2 £39,992 -
Local Government
UK

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 97 (25.06%) Finance
2 85 (21.96%) ITIL
3 70 (18.09%) Degree
4 69 (17.83%) Project Management
5 65 (16.80%) Microsoft
6 53 (13.70%) Change Management
7 50 (12.92%) PRINCE2
8 49 (12.66%) Service Management
9 46 (11.89%) Migration
10 45 (11.63%) SQL
10 45 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
11 44 (11.37%) Agile Software Development
12 43 (11.11%) Windows
13 41 (10.59%) Service Delivery
14 40 (10.34%) Management Information System
15 39 (10.08%) SQL Server
15 39 (10.08%) People Management
16 37 (9.56%) Line Management
17 36 (9.30%) MS Excel
17 36 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
18 34 (8.79%) Security Cleared
19 29 (7.49%) .NET
19 29 (7.49%) HTML
20 28 (7.24%) Mathematics
20 28 (7.24%) Marketing
21 27 (6.98%) JavaScript
21 27 (6.98%) CRM
22 26 (6.72%) Oracle
22 26 (6.72%) Business Development
22 26 (6.72%) Computer Science

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 18 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.81%) IIS
3 5 (1.29%) Apache
3 5 (1.29%) nginx
3 5 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (1.03%) WordPress
4 4 (1.03%) CMS
5 2 (0.52%) SAS
5 2 (0.52%) Lync
5 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.26%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.26%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.26%) OpenROAD
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Spatial
6 1 (0.26%) Drupal
Applications
1 36 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.91%) MS Office
3 8 (2.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.52%) SPSS
5 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.26%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (1.55%) Agresso
1 6 (1.55%) SAP HR
2 5 (1.29%) SAP Payroll
3 3 (0.78%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.52%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.52%) SAP SRM
4 2 (0.52%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.26%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.26%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.26%) arcHouse
5 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.26%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.10%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.55%) PaaS
2 6 (1.55%) IaaS
3 4 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.78%) SaaS
5 2 (0.52%) Office 365
6 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.39%) Internet
2 15 (3.88%) HTTP
3 12 (3.10%) Firewall
4 11 (2.84%) Network Security
5 10 (2.58%) DNS
6 9 (2.33%) TCP/IP
7 7 (1.81%) SAN
8 6 (1.55%) LAN
9 5 (1.29%) WAN
9 5 (1.29%) SMTP
9 5 (1.29%) Intranet
9 5 (1.29%) Ethernet
9 5 (1.29%) Wireshark
9 5 (1.29%) tcpdump
10 4 (1.03%) MPLS
10 4 (1.03%) VoIP
10 4 (1.03%) ADSL
11 2 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.52%) Wireless
12 1 (0.26%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (10.08%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.13%) Relational Database
3 12 (3.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (2.33%) MySQL
5 8 (2.07%) Crystal Reports
5 8 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.03%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.03%) Ingres
7 4 (1.03%) EDMS
7 4 (1.03%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (0.78%) SAP BW
8 3 (0.78%) Big Data
8 3 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (0.78%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.26%) Subversion
2 1 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 97 (25.06%) Finance
2 28 (7.24%) Marketing
3 12 (3.10%) Retail
4 11 (2.84%) Law
5 9 (2.33%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.07%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.81%) Legal
8 6 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.29%) Advertising
9 5 (1.29%) Banking
10 4 (1.03%) Military
10 4 (1.03%) French Language
10 4 (1.03%) German Language
10 4 (1.03%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.78%) Electronics
12 2 (0.52%) Front Office
12 2 (0.52%) Publishing
12 2 (0.52%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.26%) Games
13 1 (0.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 77 (19.90%) Consultant
2 40 (10.34%) Developer
3 39 (10.08%) Architect
4 33 (8.53%) Analyst
5 28 (7.24%) Junior
6 24 (6.20%) Project Manager
7 20 (5.17%) Service Manager
8 19 (4.91%) Test Manager
9 18 (4.65%) Programme Manager
10 17 (4.39%) Junior Service Manager
11 15 (3.88%) Senior Manager
12 14 (3.62%) Technical Consultant
13 13 (3.36%) SAP Consultant
14 12 (3.10%) Solutions Architect
15 11 (2.84%) Technical Architect
15 11 (2.84%) Support Analyst
15 11 (2.84%) Business Analyst
15 11 (2.84%) Security Consultant
15 11 (2.84%) Principal Consultant
16 10 (2.58%) Senior Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (7.49%) HTML
1 29 (7.49%) .NET
2 24 (6.20%) CSS
3 17 (4.39%) Web Services
4 16 (4.13%) XML
5 15 (3.88%) ASP.NET
5 15 (3.88%) jQuery
6 8 (2.07%) JSON
7 7 (1.81%) .NET Framework
7 7 (1.81%) SOAP
7 7 (1.81%) HTML5
8 5 (1.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (1.03%) Apache Flex
10 3 (0.78%) COM+
10 3 (0.78%) Middleware
11 2 (0.52%) SAP Smart Forms
11 2 (0.52%) WinForms
11 2 (0.52%) Velocity
11 2 (0.52%) Oracle Fusion
12 1 (0.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 45 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 28 (7.24%) Mathematics
4 26 (6.72%) Computer Science
5 18 (4.65%) CESG
5 18 (4.65%) CESG CLAS
5 18 (4.65%) NHS
6 14 (3.62%) RMADS
7 8 (2.07%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.07%) Replication
8 7 (1.81%) N-Tier
8 7 (1.81%) GIS
8 7 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.55%) User Experience
10 4 (1.03%) Social Media
10 4 (1.03%) Life Science
10 4 (1.03%) CMDB
10 4 (1.03%) VLE
10 4 (1.03%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.78%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 43 (11.11%) Windows
2 22 (5.68%) Windows 7
3 14 (3.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (3.10%) UNIX
5 10 (2.58%) Linux
6 9 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (1.81%) Windows 8
8 6 (1.55%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.55%) Android
8 6 (1.55%) Solaris
9 5 (1.29%) Ubuntu
10 4 (1.03%) Windows XP
10 4 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (21.96%) ITIL
2 69 (17.83%) Project Management
3 53 (13.70%) Change Management
4 50 (12.92%) PRINCE2
5 49 (12.66%) Service Management
6 46 (11.89%) Migration
7 44 (11.37%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (10.59%) Service Delivery
9 39 (10.08%) People Management
10 37 (9.56%) Line Management
11 36 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
12 27 (6.98%) CRM
13 26 (6.72%) Business Development
14 25 (6.46%) Business Analysis
15 24 (6.20%) Enterprise Architecture
16 23 (5.94%) Information Security
16 23 (5.94%) Stakeholder Management
17 21 (5.43%) TOGAF
18 20 (5.17%) Programme Management
18 20 (5.17%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 45 (11.63%) SQL
2 27 (6.98%) JavaScript
3 22 (5.68%) C#
4 10 (2.58%) Java
5 9 (2.33%) C
5 9 (2.33%) VB.NET
6 7 (1.81%) PHP
7 5 (1.29%) ABAP
7 5 (1.29%) Perl
7 5 (1.29%) Ruby
7 5 (1.29%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.03%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.03%) VBScript
9 3 (0.78%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.52%) PowerHouse
10 2 (0.52%) SAPscript
10 2 (0.52%) VB
10 2 (0.52%) C++
10 2 (0.52%) Delphi
11 1 (0.26%) Winbatch
Qualifications
1 70 (18.09%) Degree
2 34 (8.79%) Security Cleared
3 24 (6.20%) SC Cleared
4 16 (4.13%) CISSP
5 13 (3.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 10 (2.58%) CISA
7 8 (2.07%) CISM
7 8 (2.07%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (2.07%) CCNA
8 6 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.29%) ISEB
9 5 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (1.03%) MCP
10 4 (1.03%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 3 (0.78%) MBA
11 3 (0.78%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.78%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.52%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.68%) SLA
2 19 (4.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (3.36%) QA
4 9 (2.33%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.26%) HL7
System Software
1 14 (3.62%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.55%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.29%) Squid
4 5 (1.29%) Varnish
5 4 (1.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (1.03%) XenApp
6 3 (0.78%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.52%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.26%) XenServer
8 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.26%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (2.07%) Tivoli
2 5 (1.29%) Nagios
2 5 (1.29%) NetBackup
2 5 (1.29%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (1.29%) SCOM
2 5 (1.29%) Puppet
2 5 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.03%) WSUS
4 3 (0.78%) SCCM
5 2 (0.52%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.52%) OpenView
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.26%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 65 (16.80%) Microsoft
2 26 (6.72%) Oracle
3 22 (5.68%) Capita
4 21 (5.43%) HP
5 20 (5.17%) Citrix
6 19 (4.91%) SAP
7 17 (4.39%) Cisco
8 15 (3.88%) VMware
9 12 (3.10%) CA
10 8 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (2.07%) BT
11 6 (1.55%) Northgate
11 6 (1.55%) Business Objects
11 6 (1.55%) Twitter
12 5 (1.29%) ServiceNow
12 5 (1.29%) BMC
12 5 (1.29%) Red Hat
13 4 (1.03%) LANDesk
13 4 (1.03%) SolarWinds
14 3 (0.78%) Mercator
Chelmsford, Essex
Capita Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Beneifits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Negotiable, Competitive Bens.
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £33000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Uncapped Commission, Car, Laptop
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Baltimore
Salary: £0
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Hampshire County Council
Salary: £37,284 - £41,967 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Hampshire County Council
Salary: £37,284 - £41,967 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Hampshire County Council
Salary: £37,284 - £41,967 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Hampshire County Council
Salary: £37,284 - £41,967 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 6 days ago
Lincolnshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Milton Keynes Service Partnership
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EXCELerate
Salary: £72k OTE £120k, Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
GeoPlace LLP
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum based on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire, South West
Wiltshire Council
Salary: £59,820 - £65,946
Posted: 11 days ago