The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 394 374 407
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +33
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 54 54 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the General category 0.65% 0.67% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 49 35 37
Average salary £35,000 £46,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.73% +16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £68,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,279 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-0.52% +21.42%
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 South East region.

General Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
8303 8105 8724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.02% 37.86% 38.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5760 5989 7008
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Local Government
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Local Government Salary Trend in the South East

Local Government
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Local Government across the South East region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Local Government Salary Histogram in the South East

Local Government
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
(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
Surrey 0 12 £45,158 -9.68% 4
Kent - 12 £30,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +8 9 £30,000 -35.48% 3
East Sussex - 9 £35,000 - 3
Hampshire -4 4 £65,000 -
Berkshire -26 4 £30,000 -38.77% 1
Buckinghamshire -13 2 £31,130 -43.40%
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 30 (34.88%) Service Management
2 23 (26.74%) Security Cleared
3 21 (24.42%) Finance
4 19 (22.09%) Microsoft
5 18 (20.93%) SC Cleared
6 17 (19.77%) Infrastructure Management
6 17 (19.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (18.60%) ITIL
8 13 (15.12%) SQL
8 13 (15.12%) Migration
8 13 (15.12%) Degree
9 12 (13.95%) Change Management
9 12 (13.95%) SQL Server
9 12 (13.95%) Project Management
10 11 (12.79%) JavaScript
11 10 (11.63%) HTML
11 10 (11.63%) Management Information System
11 10 (11.63%) Marketing
12 9 (10.47%) Technical Architecture
12 9 (10.47%) Computer Science
12 9 (10.47%) Line Management
12 9 (10.47%) Logistics
13 8 (9.30%) NHS
13 8 (9.30%) CSS
13 8 (9.30%) Programme Management
13 8 (9.30%) Scrum
13 8 (9.30%) Problem Management
13 8 (9.30%) jQuery
13 8 (9.30%) Business Development
14 7 (8.14%) Windows

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.16%) Drupal
2 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.16%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (6.98%) MS Office
2 4 (4.65%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.81%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.16%) PaaS
2 1 (1.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) ADSL
1 2 (2.33%) LAN
1 2 (2.33%) VoIP
1 2 (2.33%) WAN
1 2 (2.33%) Ethernet
1 2 (2.33%) DNS
1 2 (2.33%) Internet
1 2 (2.33%) MPLS
2 1 (1.16%) SAN
2 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.16%) MySQL
General
1 21 (24.42%) Finance
2 10 (11.63%) Marketing
3 5 (5.81%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.33%) Banking
6 1 (1.16%) Retail
6 1 (1.16%) Advertising
6 1 (1.16%) Publishing
6 1 (1.16%) Electronics
6 1 (1.16%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (23.26%) Junior
2 19 (22.09%) Service Manager
3 17 (19.77%) Junior Service Manager
4 10 (11.63%) Consultant
5 9 (10.47%) Developer
6 8 (9.30%) Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) Architect
8 6 (6.98%) Support Analyst
8 6 (6.98%) Web Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Technical Support
9 5 (5.81%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (5.81%) Head of Professional Services
10 4 (4.65%) Software Consultant
10 4 (4.65%) Support Consultant
10 4 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.65%) Support Assistant
10 4 (4.65%) Senior Manager
11 3 (3.49%) Programme Manager
11 3 (3.49%) Coordinator
11 3 (3.49%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.63%) HTML
2 8 (9.30%) CSS
2 8 (9.30%) jQuery
3 6 (6.98%) HTML5
3 6 (6.98%) .NET
4 3 (3.49%) Web Services
4 3 (3.49%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.33%) Middleware
5 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.16%) COM+
6 1 (1.16%) XML
6 1 (1.16%) SOAP
6 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.16%) JSON
6 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.63%) Management Information System
2 9 (10.47%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.30%) NHS
4 6 (6.98%) Mathematics
5 5 (5.81%) CESG
5 5 (5.81%) CESG CLAS
5 5 (5.81%) RMADS
6 3 (3.49%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.49%) Life Science
7 2 (2.33%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.16%) GIS
8 1 (1.16%) Physics
8 1 (1.16%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.14%) Windows
2 3 (3.49%) Android
2 3 (3.49%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.16%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.88%) Service Management
2 17 (19.77%) Continuous Improvement
2 17 (19.77%) Infrastructure Management
3 16 (18.60%) ITIL
4 13 (15.12%) Migration
5 12 (13.95%) Project Management
5 12 (13.95%) Change Management
6 9 (10.47%) Logistics
6 9 (10.47%) Line Management
6 9 (10.47%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (9.30%) Business Development
7 8 (9.30%) Problem Management
7 8 (9.30%) Scrum
7 8 (9.30%) Programme Management
8 6 (6.98%) Software Engineering
8 6 (6.98%) TOGAF
8 6 (6.98%) SOA
8 6 (6.98%) Web Development
9 5 (5.81%) Information Assurance
9 5 (5.81%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.12%) SQL
2 11 (12.79%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.81%) C#
4 3 (3.49%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.33%) C
5 2 (2.33%) Java
6 1 (1.16%) C++
6 1 (1.16%) PHP
6 1 (1.16%) VBScript
6 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (26.74%) Security Cleared
2 18 (20.93%) SC Cleared
3 13 (15.12%) Degree
4 5 (5.81%) CISSP
5 2 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.16%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.14%) SLA
2 4 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 3 (3.49%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.16%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.16%) XenApp
2 1 (1.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 19 (22.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.98%) Citrix
3 4 (4.65%) VMware
4 3 (3.49%) Mercator
4 3 (3.49%) Cisco
5 2 (2.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle
6 1 (1.16%) HP
6 1 (1.16%) BT
6 1 (1.16%) Northgate
Surrey
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + car allowance, bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Talent International
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
South East England
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: 14 days ago
Surrey
London Borough of Sutton
Posted: 19 days ago