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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 390 418 408
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -10
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 51 33 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the General category 0.65% 0.39% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 39 27 44
Average salary £39,626 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.57% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,626 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-20.74% +33.33%
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
7836 8422 8947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.86% 38.89% 38.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5753 6231 7349
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,750 £27,500
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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Berkshire +3 18 £33,500 -44.16% 1
Hampshire -15 12 £39,626 -36.59% 1
Buckinghamshire - 7 £52,500 -
Oxfordshire +9 4 £35,000 -33.33% 1
Surrey -12 4 £47,500 +82.69%
East Sussex - 4 - -
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 43 (36.44%) Project Management
1 43 (36.44%) Finance
2 31 (26.27%) Service Management
3 23 (19.49%) SQL Server
4 22 (18.64%) SAP
4 22 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (18.64%) People Management
4 22 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (17.80%) Security Cleared
6 20 (16.95%) ITIL
7 19 (16.10%) Microsoft
8 18 (15.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (14.41%) Degree
10 16 (13.56%) SC Cleared
10 16 (13.56%) Infrastructure Management
10 16 (13.56%) .NET
11 15 (12.71%) C#
12 14 (11.86%) Technical Architecture
12 14 (11.86%) Migration
13 13 (11.02%) Logistics
14 12 (10.17%) Business Analysis
14 12 (10.17%) PRINCE2
15 11 (9.32%) Programme Management
15 11 (9.32%) Management Information System
15 11 (9.32%) Marketing
16 10 (8.47%) Relational Database
16 10 (8.47%) QA
17 9 (7.63%) SQL
17 9 (7.63%) Scrum
18 8 (6.78%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (6.78%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.54%) NetWeaver
4 2 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.85%) IIS
5 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (3.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.24%) SAP SRM
2 3 (2.54%) SAP BPC
3 2 (1.69%) SAP HR
3 2 (1.69%) SAP Payroll
3 2 (1.69%) Academy Housing
3 2 (1.69%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.78%) Internet
2 4 (3.39%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.69%) DNS
3 2 (1.69%) MPLS
3 2 (1.69%) ADSL
3 2 (1.69%) LAN
3 2 (1.69%) VoIP
3 2 (1.69%) WAN
3 2 (1.69%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.49%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.47%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.39%) Big Data
3 4 (3.39%) SAP BW
3 4 (3.39%) Data Mining
4 3 (2.54%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.54%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.85%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (36.44%) Finance
2 11 (9.32%) Marketing
3 5 (4.24%) General Ledger
4 4 (3.39%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.39%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.39%) Advertising
5 1 (0.85%) Publishing
5 1 (0.85%) Legal
5 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (27.12%) Consultant
2 20 (16.95%) Developer
3 18 (15.25%) Service Manager
4 17 (14.41%) SAP Consultant
5 16 (13.56%) Junior Service Manager
5 16 (13.56%) Junior
6 8 (6.78%) Architect
6 8 (6.78%) .NET Developer
7 6 (5.08%) Programme Manager
8 5 (4.24%) Technical Architect
8 5 (4.24%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (4.24%) Support Consultant
8 5 (4.24%) SAP Developer
8 5 (4.24%) Software Consultant
8 5 (4.24%) Training Consultant
8 5 (4.24%) SAP SRM Consultant
8 5 (4.24%) Product Consultant
8 5 (4.24%) SAP P2P Consultant
9 4 (3.39%) Applications Developer
9 4 (3.39%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.56%) .NET
2 8 (6.78%) .NET Framework
3 5 (4.24%) CSS
3 5 (4.24%) XML
4 4 (3.39%) XSLT
4 4 (3.39%) LINQ
4 4 (3.39%) jQuery
4 4 (3.39%) Castle Windsor
4 4 (3.39%) NHibernate
5 3 (2.54%) HTML
6 2 (1.69%) Web Services
6 2 (1.69%) Middleware
7 1 (0.85%) SAP Smart Forms
7 1 (0.85%) SOAP
7 1 (0.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.32%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.24%) Replication
3 5 (4.24%) CESG
3 5 (4.24%) CESG CLAS
3 5 (4.24%) Mathematics
3 5 (4.24%) NHS
3 5 (4.24%) RMADS
4 4 (3.39%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.39%) Life Science
5 3 (2.54%) Data Extraction
5 3 (2.54%) User Experience
6 2 (1.69%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.69%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.85%) Human Factors
7 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.08%) Windows
2 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (1.69%) Android
2 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.69%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (36.44%) Project Management
2 31 (26.27%) Service Management
3 22 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (18.64%) People Management
4 20 (16.95%) ITIL
5 18 (15.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 16 (13.56%) Infrastructure Management
7 14 (11.86%) Technical Architecture
7 14 (11.86%) Migration
8 13 (11.02%) Logistics
9 12 (10.17%) Business Analysis
9 12 (10.17%) PRINCE2
10 11 (9.32%) Programme Management
11 9 (7.63%) Scrum
12 8 (6.78%) CRM
13 7 (5.93%) Problem Management
14 6 (5.08%) Waterfall
14 6 (5.08%) SOA
14 6 (5.08%) TOGAF
15 5 (4.24%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.71%) C#
2 9 (7.63%) SQL
3 8 (6.78%) VB.NET
4 7 (5.93%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.24%) ABAP
6 2 (1.69%) C
6 2 (1.69%) VB
7 1 (0.85%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 21 (17.80%) Security Cleared
2 17 (14.41%) Degree
3 16 (13.56%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.24%) CISSP
5 4 (3.39%) MCSE
5 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.54%) MCSA
6 3 (2.54%) CCNA
6 3 (2.54%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.69%) HNC
7 2 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.85%) MCITP
8 1 (0.85%) MCP
8 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.85%) HND
8 1 (0.85%) ISEB
8 1 (0.85%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.47%) QA
2 4 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 2 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (18.64%) SAP
2 19 (16.10%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.54%) VMware
3 3 (2.54%) Northgate
3 3 (2.54%) Citrix
3 3 (2.54%) Mercator
3 3 (2.54%) Business Objects
4 2 (1.69%) BT
4 2 (1.69%) Civica
4 2 (1.69%) Capita
4 2 (1.69%) Orchard
4 2 (1.69%) SolarWinds
4 2 (1.69%) Cisco
5 1 (0.85%) EMC
5 1 (0.85%) 3PAR
Hook, Hampshire
Serco Group PLC
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago