The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - -
As % of the General category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
General Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
61 132 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 32.62% 45.83% 59.80%
Number of salaries quoted 38 81 95
Average salary £37,500 £29,750 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.05% +85.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £14,000 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Local Government
UK

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Local Government
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Local Government Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) Dell
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) NetApp
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Clustering
1 6 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 6 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (100.00%) VLAN
1 6 (100.00%) SCOM
1 6 (100.00%) iSCSI

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) VLAN
1 6 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 6 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) DBA
1 6 (100.00%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Clustering
1 6 (100.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
1 6 (100.00%) Database Tuning
1 6 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 6 (100.00%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 6 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 6 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) Dell
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) NetApp
1 6 (100.00%) VMware