The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Hertford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 14 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 5.17% - -
As % of the General category 17.65% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +29.87%
Local Government
Hertfordshire

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

General Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
17 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 29.31% 48.65% 22.03%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 13
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -38.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £24,500 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £54,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

Local Government
Salary Trend in Hertford

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

Local Government Salary Trend in Hertford

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) UML
2 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) ERD
2 3 (60.00%) Product Management
2 3 (60.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) ADSL
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) OpenView
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) MPLS
1 2 (40.00%) ADSL
2 1 (20.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) UML Business Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) UML
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (60.00%) ERD
1 3 (60.00%) Product Management
1 3 (60.00%) User Stories
2 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds