The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 228 232 249
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +17
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 23 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.33% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the General category 0.82% 0.47% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 11
Average salary £35,877 £47,500 £32,528
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.47% +46.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,550 £42,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £46,827 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-19.91% +17.06%
Local Government
England

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

General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2797 2352 2667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.21% 36.08% 35.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2220 1854 2160
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Local Government
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Local Government Salary Trend in the North West

Local Government
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Local Government across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Local Government Salary Histogram in the North West

Local Government
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
Manchester +8 16 £35,877 -24.47% 2
Cheshire 0 7 £33,363 -21.49% 1
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 16 (43.24%) MS Excel
2 15 (40.54%) ITIL
3 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
3 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
4 11 (29.73%) SLA
4 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
4 11 (29.73%) Service Management
5 10 (27.03%) SQL
5 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
6 9 (24.32%) MCP
6 9 (24.32%) MS Office
6 9 (24.32%) IBM Notes
6 9 (24.32%) OpenView
6 9 (24.32%) HP
6 9 (24.32%) Lotus
6 9 (24.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 9 (24.32%) Infrastructure Management
7 7 (18.92%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (16.22%) Visual Studio
8 6 (16.22%) .NET
8 6 (16.22%) C#
8 6 (16.22%) jQuery
9 5 (13.51%) Zachman Framework
9 5 (13.51%) TOGAF
9 5 (13.51%) Degree
9 5 (13.51%) Project Management
9 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
10 4 (10.81%) PHP
10 4 (10.81%) Web Services
10 4 (10.81%) T-SQL

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (24.32%) IBM Notes
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (43.24%) MS Excel
2 9 (24.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.70%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.70%) Big Data
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.70%) BODI
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Law
2 1 (2.70%) Legal
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Electronics
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Analyst
1 9 (24.32%) Service Analyst
1 9 (24.32%) Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (18.92%) Architect
2 7 (18.92%) Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Project Manager
3 6 (16.22%) .NET Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (10.81%) C# Developer
5 4 (10.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) SQL DBA
6 3 (8.11%) DBA
6 3 (8.11%) Administrator
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) Tester
8 1 (2.70%) Programme Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Change Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Business Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) .NET
1 6 (16.22%) jQuery
2 4 (10.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
1 3 (8.11%) SUSE
1 3 (8.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) ITIL
2 11 (29.73%) Service Management
3 9 (24.32%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (13.51%) Project Management
4 5 (13.51%) Zachman Framework
4 5 (13.51%) TOGAF
4 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
5 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
5 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Project Planning
6 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.11%) Programme Management
6 3 (8.11%) SOA
6 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.11%) Supplier Management
6 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.11%) Change Management
7 2 (5.41%) Information Management
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) SQL
2 6 (16.22%) C#
3 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
3 4 (10.81%) PHP
4 1 (2.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
1 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
2 9 (24.32%) MCP
3 5 (13.51%) Degree
4 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.70%) MCSE
5 1 (2.70%) MCSA
5 1 (2.70%) CCNA
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (29.73%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) OpenView
1 9 (24.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (8.11%) Data Guard
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 9 (24.32%) HP
2 9 (24.32%) Lotus
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle
4 2 (5.41%) Citrix
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco
5 1 (2.70%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.70%) SAP
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