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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 138 123 164
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +41
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 5 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.22% 0.30% 0.10%
As % of the General category 0.51% 0.66% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 3
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £42,390 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-0.26% +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 Hertfordshire region.

General Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
977 907 1342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 42.22% 44.75% 46.45%
Number of salaries quoted 770 682 1011
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £26,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Local Government
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Local Government Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Local Government
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

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

Local Government Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Local Government
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £25,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -18 2 £55,000 +10.00%
Local Government
East of England

Local Government
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Firmware
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Veeam
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) Back Office
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Sales Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Veeam
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) HP