The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 97 101 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 5 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.40% 0.91% -
As % of the General category 0.84% 2.02% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 0
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,697 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.94% -5.55%
Local Government
Scotland

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

General Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
592 643 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 47.86% 45.25% 44.29%
Number of salaries quoted 399 367 244
Average salary £46,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.12% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,600 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Local Government
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Local Government Salary Trend in Glasgow

Local Government
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Local Government across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Local Government Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) WAN Optimisation
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Product Management
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) ADSL
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) SLA
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) OSPF
3 2 (25.00%) BGP
3 2 (25.00%) SHDSL
3 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (25.00%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (12.50%) SIEM
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (12.50%) Remedy

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) ADSL
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) OSPF
2 2 (25.00%) BGP
2 2 (25.00%) SHDSL
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Director
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) GIS
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (37.50%) Product Management
1 3 (37.50%) WAN Optimisation
2 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) SIEM
3 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 1 (12.50%) Content Management
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (12.50%) BMC
2 1 (12.50%) Remedy
2 1 (12.50%) SAP