The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 81 85 90
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 10 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.87% 0.53% 0.37%
As % of the General category 2.23% 1.23% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 4
Average salary £39,450 £55,000 £24,962
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.27% +120.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,893 £55,000 £19,175
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £61,000 £34,950
UK excluding London average salary £42,279 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-0.52% +21.42%
Local Government
East of England

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

General Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
448 489 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 39.16% 43.47% 37.44%
Number of salaries quoted 358 376 359
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,030
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Local Government
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Local Government Salary Trend in Essex

Local Government
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Local Government across the Essex region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Local Government Salary Histogram in Essex

Local Government
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the Essex region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
Chelmsford - 10 £39,450 -
Local Government
East of England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 10 (83.33%) HTTP
2 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Internet
5 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) C
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) MS Office
5 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Information Governance
6 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (8.33%) Budget Control
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (8.33%) Winbatch
6 1 (8.33%) Change Control
6 1 (8.33%) QA
6 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (8.33%) jQuery

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) HTTP
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) MPLS
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) ADSL
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (8.33%) MS Access
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Programmer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Officer
3 1 (8.33%) ICT Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Communications Officer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Communications Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) LAMP
1 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Information Governance
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITSM
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) Budget Control
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) VBScript
2 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) Winbatch
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) OpenView
1 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (8.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (8.33%) Business Objects
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco