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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 234 226 231
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 17 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 0.30% 0.16%
As % of the General category 0.67% 0.73% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 11
Average salary £36,250 £42,279 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.26% +5.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,475 £37,123 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £66,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%
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
2529 2858 2812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 38.52% 40.16% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1948 2182 2285
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +10 10 £36,250 -46.29% 7
Cheshire -3 7 £42,500 +0.52% 2
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 17 (42.50%) SQL Server
2 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (27.50%) SQL
3 11 (27.50%) ITIL
4 10 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 10 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 8 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (17.50%) User Experience
8 6 (15.00%) Change Management
8 6 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (15.00%) Workflow
8 6 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 6 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (15.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (15.00%) SC Cleared
8 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
9 5 (12.50%) Oracle
9 5 (12.50%) MS Office
9 5 (12.50%) Service Management
10 4 (10.00%) Degree
10 4 (10.00%) Data Analysis
10 4 (10.00%) MCP
10 4 (10.00%) IBM Notes
10 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (10.00%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 4 (10.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 1 (2.50%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.50%) MS Office
3 3 (7.50%) MS Project
4 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Sage CRM
1 1 (2.50%) SAP BPC
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (2.50%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (42.50%) SQL Server
2 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
7 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (5.00%) QlikView
7 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (5.00%) BODI
7 2 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.50%) Marketing
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Front Office
3 1 (2.50%) Electronics
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 8 (20.00%) Analyst
2 8 (20.00%) DBA
3 7 (17.50%) SQL DBA
4 6 (15.00%) Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Data Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Service Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Junior
7 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (7.50%) .NET Developer
7 3 (7.50%) C# Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Junior Project Manager
8 2 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (5.00%) Business Objects Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) Web Services
2 2 (5.00%) jQuery
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.50%) HTML
3 1 (2.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) User Experience
2 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.00%) NHS
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.50%) DTV
4 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.50%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) SUSE
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) ITIL
2 10 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 9 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (15.00%) Change Management
4 6 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (15.00%) Workflow
4 6 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (15.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (12.50%) Service Management
6 4 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 4 (10.00%) Analytics
6 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (7.50%) Matrix Management
7 3 (7.50%) Project Management
7 3 (7.50%) Supplier Management
7 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
7 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) SQL
2 10 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (7.50%) C#
4 2 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) MCP
3 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.50%) CCNA
5 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.50%) PMP
5 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.50%) MCSE
5 1 (2.50%) MCSA
5 1 (2.50%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (10.00%) OpenView
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (5.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle
3 4 (10.00%) Lotus
3 4 (10.00%) HP
4 2 (5.00%) SAP
5 1 (2.50%) Oneserve
5 1 (2.50%) Sage
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix
5 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco
5 1 (2.50%) Adobe
5 1 (2.50%) Lagan
5 1 (2.50%) Northgate
5 1 (2.50%) Civica
5 1 (2.50%) Orchard
5 1 (2.50%) FrontRange
5 1 (2.50%) VMware
5 1 (2.50%) Amdocs
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