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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank - 112 96
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.072% 0.090%
As % of the General category - 0.16% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,390 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.26% -0.26%
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
543 631 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.83% 45.36% 41.82%
Number of salaries quoted 309 358 282
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -14.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Optimisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) F5