The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 246 233 225
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 10 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.29% 0.15%
As % of the General category 0.37% 0.81% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 7
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £18,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £52,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2677 2605 2320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.26% 35.49% 32.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2004 2062 2046
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Local Government
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Manchester -1 9 £45,000 +62.16% 2
Lancashire - 1 £37,123 - 1
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 9 (27.27%) Service Delivery
1 9 (27.27%) ITIL
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 8 (24.24%) Agresso
2 8 (24.24%) Oracle
3 7 (21.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (15.15%) WebSphere
4 5 (15.15%) Degree
4 5 (15.15%) E-business
4 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
4 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
4 5 (15.15%) SAP
4 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
4 5 (15.15%) Siebel
4 5 (15.15%) LAN
4 5 (15.15%) VoIP
4 5 (15.15%) WAN
4 5 (15.15%) SOA
4 5 (15.15%) NHS
4 5 (15.15%) webMethods
4 5 (15.15%) DNS
4 5 (15.15%) Cisco
4 5 (15.15%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
5 4 (12.12%) SLA
5 4 (12.12%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (12.12%) MPLS
5 4 (12.12%) Internet
5 4 (12.12%) ILOG

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (15.15%) WebSphere
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (12.12%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (12.12%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.03%) nginx
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Office
2 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Agresso
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (3.03%) Academy Housing
3 1 (3.03%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) IaaS
1 2 (6.06%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) LAN
1 5 (15.15%) VoIP
1 5 (15.15%) WAN
1 5 (15.15%) DNS
2 4 (12.12%) MPLS
2 4 (12.12%) Internet
2 4 (12.12%) ADSL
2 4 (12.12%) Ethernet
2 4 (12.12%) Network Security
3 3 (9.09%) Firewall
4 2 (6.06%) Broadband
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.03%) Wireshark
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.03%) Wireless
5 1 (3.03%) VPN
5 1 (3.03%) SMTP
5 1 (3.03%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.03%) QlikView
3 1 (3.03%) BODI
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.03%) MySQL
3 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
General
1 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Consultant
2 5 (15.15%) Implementation Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Project Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (12.12%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Services Delivery Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Service Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Information Security Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Security Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) Solutions Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Project Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) ERP Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) .NET
1 4 (12.12%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) NHS
2 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.12%) Open Source
3 3 (9.09%) RMADS
3 3 (9.09%) CESG
3 3 (9.09%) CESG CLAS
3 3 (9.09%) APACS
3 3 (9.09%) EMV
4 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
1 1 (3.03%) UNIX
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Service Delivery
1 9 (27.27%) ITIL
2 5 (15.15%) E-business
2 5 (15.15%) SOA
3 4 (12.12%) ERP
3 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
4 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
4 3 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 3 (9.09%) Change Management
4 3 (9.09%) Information Security
4 3 (9.09%) User Stories
5 2 (6.06%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (6.06%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.03%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.03%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) Java
2 2 (6.06%) C
3 1 (3.03%) Ruby
3 1 (3.03%) Perl
3 1 (3.03%) PHP
3 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (9.09%) CISA
3 3 (9.09%) CISM
3 3 (9.09%) CISSP
4 1 (3.03%) CCVP
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.03%) CCIE
4 1 (3.03%) CCSP
4 1 (3.03%) CCNP
4 1 (3.03%) CCNA
4 1 (3.03%) CCDA
4 1 (3.03%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (12.12%) SLA
3 3 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Squid
1 1 (3.03%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.03%) SCOM
2 1 (3.03%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.03%) Nagios
2 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 8 (24.24%) Oracle
3 5 (15.15%) SAP
3 5 (15.15%) Siebel
3 5 (15.15%) webMethods
3 5 (15.15%) Cisco
4 4 (12.12%) ILOG
4 4 (12.12%) JBoss
4 4 (12.12%) Pega
5 3 (9.09%) CA
6 2 (6.06%) SolarWinds
6 2 (6.06%) Citrix
7 1 (3.03%) Northgate
7 1 (3.03%) Civica
7 1 (3.03%) Capita
7 1 (3.03%) Orchard
7 1 (3.03%) Business Objects
7 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
Preston, Lancashire
One Connect Limited
Salary: From £34,894 to £39,351 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago