The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 30 July 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 South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 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 South Wales - - -
As % of the General category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
General Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
422 305 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 36.86% 27.09% 29.12%
Number of salaries quoted 370 265 224
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,700 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Local Government
Wales

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Local Government
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Local Government Salary Trend in South Wales

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec
1 3 (100.00%) Remedy
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (66.67%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) XenServer
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) MetaFrame
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (66.67%) vCloud
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) Websense

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) XenServer
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
1 2 (66.67%) MetaFrame
1 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
1 2 (66.67%) vCloud
2 1 (33.33%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (33.33%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
1 2 (66.67%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (33.33%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (33.33%) WSUS
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec
1 3 (100.00%) Remedy
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) Websense
3 1 (33.33%) Clearswift
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee