The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank 235 231 206
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -25
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 17 16 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.30% 0.27% 0.59%
As % of the General category 0.77% 0.77% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 20
Average salary £32,500 £70,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.57% +105.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £80,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,486 £35,877 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.48% -24.47%
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 West region.

General Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2221 2074 2265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 39.07% 35.39% 41.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1746 1638 1836
Average salary £44,000 £41,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.02% +7.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,530 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Local Government
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Local Government Salary Trend in the South West

Local Government
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Local Government across the South West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Local Government Salary Histogram in the South West

Local Government
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
Wiltshire +6 8 £27,823 +1.17%
Gloucestershire +7 3 £51,595 +58.75% 3
Devon -2 2 £35,750 -52.33%
Somerset - 2 £52,500 -
Dorset +5 1 - -
Bristol -5 1 £45,000 +3.70% 1
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 11 (36.67%) Degree
2 8 (26.67%) SQL
2 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (23.33%) Project Management
3 7 (23.33%) Finance
4 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (20.00%) MCP
5 5 (16.67%) HND
5 5 (16.67%) Windows
5 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 5 (16.67%) DHCP
5 5 (16.67%) DNS
5 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (16.67%) IIS
5 5 (16.67%) .NET
5 5 (16.67%) VBScript
5 5 (16.67%) VB
5 5 (16.67%) C#
5 5 (16.67%) PHP
5 5 (16.67%) SAN
5 5 (16.67%) IPv4
5 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 5 (16.67%) HP
5 5 (16.67%) Dell
5 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 5 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (16.67%) VMware
5 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (16.67%) IIS
1 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) AutoCAD
2 2 (6.67%) Revit
2 2 (6.67%) Siemens NX
3 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) OPENHousing
2 2 (6.67%) Teamcenter
3 1 (3.33%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) DHCP
1 5 (16.67%) DNS
1 5 (16.67%) IPv4
1 5 (16.67%) NAS
1 5 (16.67%) SAN
1 5 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.67%) MySQL
5 1 (3.33%) DTS
5 1 (3.33%) MS Access
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.33%) Spotfire
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.67%) JIRA
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) Analyst
1 5 (16.67%) Developer
1 5 (16.67%) ICT Manager
1 5 (16.67%) Systems Manager
2 4 (13.33%) Architect
2 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Architect
2 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
2 4 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Development Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) .NET
2 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.00%) CSS
3 3 (10.00%) Middleware
4 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (6.67%) HTML
4 2 (6.67%) Laravel
5 1 (3.33%) ODBC
5 1 (3.33%) REST
5 1 (3.33%) Web Services
5 1 (3.33%) XML
5 1 (3.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 5 (16.67%) Raspberry Pi
2 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (10.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Clustering
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
1 5 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Project Management
2 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (13.33%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
3 4 (13.33%) MVC
3 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
3 4 (13.33%) SOA
3 4 (13.33%) Workflow
4 3 (10.00%) BPR
4 3 (10.00%) Financial Modelling
4 3 (10.00%) Information Management
4 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (10.00%) SDLC
4 3 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (6.67%) P3M3
5 2 (6.67%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) C#
2 5 (16.67%) PHP
2 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 5 (16.67%) VB
2 5 (16.67%) VBScript
3 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) Java
4 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Degree
2 6 (20.00%) MCP
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (16.67%) DBS Check
3 5 (16.67%) HND
3 5 (16.67%) MCTS
3 5 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (6.67%) ISEB
5 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) SmoothWall
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Dell
2 5 (16.67%) HP
2 5 (16.67%) Nimble Storage
2 5 (16.67%) Ruckus Wireless
2 5 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) Autodesk
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Siemens
4 1 (3.33%) Capita
4 1 (3.33%) Casewise
4 1 (3.33%) TIBCO
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