The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 108 80 111
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +31
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 1 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.071% 0.21% 0.61%
As % of the General category 0.16% 0.47% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 9
Average salary £37,500 £29,312 £25,430
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.93% +15.26%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
General Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
617 425 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 43.64% 43.68% 37.86%
Number of salaries quoted 464 370 450
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Local Government
East of England

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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford -12 1 £37,500 -4.94%
Local Government
East of England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) MDX
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (20.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) OpenView
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) MPLS
1 1 (20.00%) ADSL
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco