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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 230 221 257
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +36
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 18 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 0.32% 0.19%
As % of the General category 0.64% 0.94% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 14
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 £18,625 £42,500 £25,429
10% offered a salary of more than £55,950 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-17.89% +18.75%
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
2810 2240 2692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.77% 33.93% 33.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2351 1812 2288
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 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -12 14 £35,877 -37.05% 7
Cheshire -1 4 £25,932 -38.98%
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (42.31%) ITIL
3 8 (30.77%) SQL
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 8 (30.77%) SLA
3 8 (30.77%) Service Management
4 7 (26.92%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
4 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
4 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
5 6 (23.08%) jQuery
5 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Management
5 6 (23.08%) IBM Notes
5 6 (23.08%) OpenView
5 6 (23.08%) HP
5 6 (23.08%) .NET
5 6 (23.08%) C#
5 6 (23.08%) MCP
5 6 (23.08%) MS Office
5 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
5 6 (23.08%) Lotus
5 6 (23.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (15.38%) PHP
6 4 (15.38%) Web Services
6 4 (15.38%) Zachman Framework
6 4 (15.38%) TOGAF
6 4 (15.38%) Degree
7 3 (11.54%) Project Management
7 3 (11.54%) SOA
7 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 6 (23.08%) IBM Notes
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (23.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (3.85%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.85%) BODI
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Big Data
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Law
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Electronics
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Service Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) .NET Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 4 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) DBA
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Programme Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C++ Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) .NET
1 6 (23.08%) jQuery
2 4 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) SUSE
1 1 (3.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) ITIL
2 8 (30.77%) Service Management
3 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (15.38%) Zachman Framework
4 4 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 3 (11.54%) SOA
5 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (11.54%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) Analytics
6 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.69%) Information Management
6 2 (7.69%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (3.85%) Matrix Management
7 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) C#
3 4 (15.38%) PHP
4 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 6 (23.08%) MCP
3 4 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) OpenView
1 6 (23.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.85%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) HP
2 6 (23.08%) Lotus
3 1 (3.85%) Citrix
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco
Manchester, Lancashire
Candidate Source
Salary: £37,649 - £42,374 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + car, bous
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £33242.00 - £38511.00 per annum + Benefits, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £33000.00 - £38500.00 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £33242.00 - £38511.00 per annum + Benefits, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £33242.00 - £38511.00 per annum + Pension, Generous Holidays
Posted: 14 days ago