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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 365 385 412
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +27
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 71 43 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the General category 0.90% 0.51% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 65 33 42
Average salary £39,626 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.27% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,626 £43,989 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-9.91% +22.19%
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
7891 8434 8740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.12% 38.81% 39.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5509 6350 7001
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 31 October 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 31 October 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
Hampshire +23 25 £39,626 - 1
Berkshire +12 13 £30,000 -21.05% 1
Surrey -11 11 £45,158 +73.68% 2
Buckinghamshire - 6 £27,500 -
East Sussex - 5 £35,000 - 1
Kent +15 4 £47,500 -20.83%
Oxfordshire +14 4 £32,500 -43.47% 1
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 46 (38.02%) Finance
2 38 (31.40%) Project Management
3 33 (27.27%) Service Management
4 25 (20.66%) Security Cleared
5 22 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (18.18%) People Management
5 22 (18.18%) SAP
6 21 (17.36%) ITIL
6 21 (17.36%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (15.70%) Degree
7 19 (15.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 19 (15.70%) SQL Server
8 18 (14.88%) Microsoft
8 18 (14.88%) SC Cleared
9 17 (14.05%) Infrastructure Management
9 17 (14.05%) Technical Architecture
10 16 (13.22%) Migration
11 14 (11.57%) Management Information System
11 14 (11.57%) Logistics
11 14 (11.57%) Business Analysis
12 13 (10.74%) SQL
13 12 (9.92%) Marketing
14 11 (9.09%) .NET
14 11 (9.09%) Scrum
14 11 (9.09%) Programme Management
15 10 (8.26%) C#
15 10 (8.26%) NHS
16 9 (7.44%) PRINCE2
17 8 (6.61%) Change Management
17 8 (6.61%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 6 (4.96%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.48%) NetWeaver
3 2 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.83%) IIS
4 1 (0.83%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (3.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.13%) SAP SRM
2 3 (2.48%) SAP BPC
3 2 (1.65%) SAP HR
3 2 (1.65%) SAP Payroll
3 2 (1.65%) Academy Housing
3 2 (1.65%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.96%) Internet
2 4 (3.31%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.65%) DNS
3 2 (1.65%) MPLS
3 2 (1.65%) ADSL
3 2 (1.65%) LAN
3 2 (1.65%) VoIP
3 2 (1.65%) WAN
3 2 (1.65%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.83%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.70%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.61%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.31%) SAP BW
4 3 (2.48%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.48%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.65%) Big Data
5 2 (1.65%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.83%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 46 (38.02%) Finance
2 12 (9.92%) Marketing
3 5 (4.13%) General Ledger
3 5 (4.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.48%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.48%) Advertising
4 3 (2.48%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.65%) Publishing
5 2 (1.65%) Electronics
6 1 (0.83%) Legal
6 1 (0.83%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (24.79%) Consultant
2 19 (15.70%) Junior
2 19 (15.70%) Developer
2 19 (15.70%) Service Manager
3 17 (14.05%) SAP Consultant
3 17 (14.05%) Junior Service Manager
4 9 (7.44%) Architect
5 7 (5.79%) .NET Developer
6 6 (4.96%) Analyst
6 6 (4.96%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (4.13%) Support Consultant
7 5 (4.13%) Technical Architect
7 5 (4.13%) Web Developer
7 5 (4.13%) Product Consultant
7 5 (4.13%) SAP Developer
7 5 (4.13%) Software Consultant
7 5 (4.13%) SAP SRM Consultant
7 5 (4.13%) Training Consultant
7 5 (4.13%) SAP P2P Consultant
8 4 (3.31%) Head of Professional Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.09%) .NET
2 7 (5.79%) HTML
3 6 (4.96%) CSS
4 5 (4.13%) .NET Framework
4 5 (4.13%) jQuery
5 4 (3.31%) HTML5
6 2 (1.65%) Middleware
6 2 (1.65%) Web Services
6 2 (1.65%) XML
7 1 (0.83%) XSLT
7 1 (0.83%) SOAP
7 1 (0.83%) SAP Smart Forms
7 1 (0.83%) NHibernate
7 1 (0.83%) JSON
7 1 (0.83%) LINQ
7 1 (0.83%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (11.57%) Management Information System
3 10 (8.26%) NHS
4 8 (6.61%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.96%) RMADS
5 6 (4.96%) CESG
5 6 (4.96%) CESG CLAS
5 6 (4.96%) Mathematics
6 5 (4.13%) Replication
7 4 (3.31%) Life Science
7 4 (3.31%) User Experience
8 3 (2.48%) Data Extraction
9 2 (1.65%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.65%) Human Factors
9 2 (1.65%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.65%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.83%) Physics
10 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.79%) Windows
2 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.65%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.65%) Android
4 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.83%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (31.40%) Project Management
2 33 (27.27%) Service Management
3 22 (18.18%) People Management
4 21 (17.36%) ITIL
4 21 (17.36%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (15.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 17 (14.05%) Infrastructure Management
6 17 (14.05%) Technical Architecture
7 16 (13.22%) Migration
8 14 (11.57%) Business Analysis
8 14 (11.57%) Logistics
9 11 (9.09%) Scrum
9 11 (9.09%) Programme Management
10 9 (7.44%) PRINCE2
11 8 (6.61%) Change Management
11 8 (6.61%) TOGAF
11 8 (6.61%) Business Development
11 8 (6.61%) Problem Management
11 8 (6.61%) Line Management
12 7 (5.79%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.74%) SQL
2 10 (8.26%) C#
3 8 (6.61%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.96%) VB.NET
5 5 (4.13%) ABAP
6 2 (1.65%) C
7 1 (0.83%) SAPscript
7 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (20.66%) Security Cleared
2 19 (15.70%) Degree
3 18 (14.88%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.96%) CISSP
5 4 (3.31%) MCSE
5 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.48%) MCSA
6 3 (2.48%) CCNA
6 3 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.65%) HND
7 2 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.83%) MCITP
8 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.83%) IIBA
8 1 (0.83%) MCP
8 1 (0.83%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.61%) QA
2 6 (4.96%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 5 (4.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.65%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.83%) XenApp
2 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (18.18%) SAP
2 18 (14.88%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.31%) VMware
3 4 (3.31%) Citrix
4 3 (2.48%) Mercator
4 3 (2.48%) Business Objects
4 3 (2.48%) Northgate
5 2 (1.65%) Civica
5 2 (1.65%) Capita
5 2 (1.65%) Orchard
5 2 (1.65%) SolarWinds
5 2 (1.65%) Cisco
5 2 (1.65%) BT
6 1 (0.83%) HP
Reading
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Lewes, Sussex
East Sussex County Council
Posted: 7 days ago
West Sussex
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 8 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Hampshire County Council
Salary: £43,464 - £48,921 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Surrey
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago