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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 227 215 199
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -16
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 12 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.20% 0.33% 0.29%
As % of the General category 0.54% 0.86% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 12
Average salary £46,250 £60,000 £33,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.91% +78.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £22,450 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £42,390 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +5.97%
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
2239 2319 2174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 37.35% 38.04% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1748 1701 1812
Average salary £41,000 £41,785 £38,472
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% +8.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
Dorset - 8 £46,250 - 2
Wiltshire -25 1 - - 3
Devon - 1 - - 2
Somerset - 1 £32,500 - 2
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 15 (53.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (32.14%) Firewall
2 9 (32.14%) Citrix
2 9 (32.14%) Zachman Framework
2 9 (32.14%) TOGAF
2 9 (32.14%) MODAF
3 8 (28.57%) DoDAF
3 8 (28.57%) Matrix Management
3 8 (28.57%) Cisco
3 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
4 6 (21.43%) VoIP
4 6 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (17.86%) PABX
5 5 (17.86%) ERP
5 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
5 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
5 5 (17.86%) Finance
5 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
6 4 (14.29%) Windows
6 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
7 3 (10.71%) Change Management
7 3 (10.71%) Business Development
7 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.71%) ArchiMate
7 3 (10.71%) Data Architecture
7 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (10.71%) WLAN
7 3 (10.71%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.57%) SugarCRM
1 1 (3.57%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Project
2 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (3.57%) SAP CRM
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.57%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) Firewall
2 6 (21.43%) VoIP
3 5 (17.86%) PABX
4 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 3 (10.71%) WLAN
5 3 (10.71%) Internet
6 1 (3.57%) DHCP
6 1 (3.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 5 (17.86%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Front Office
4 1 (3.57%) Back Office
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Architect
2 13 (46.43%) Technical Architect
3 8 (28.57%) Lead Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Lead Technical Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Lead Data Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Data Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Development Manager
6 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Business Development Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Business Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (3.57%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Process Improvement Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) ICT Manager
7 1 (3.57%) IT Support
7 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
1 2 (7.14%) Web Services
1 2 (7.14%) XML
1 2 (7.14%) XSLT
2 1 (3.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.57%) Statistics
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (32.14%) MODAF
2 9 (32.14%) Zachman Framework
2 9 (32.14%) TOGAF
3 8 (28.57%) DoDAF
3 8 (28.57%) Matrix Management
4 6 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
5 5 (17.86%) ERP
6 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
6 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.71%) Change Management
6 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.71%) ITIL
6 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.71%) Business Development
6 3 (10.71%) ArchiMate
6 3 (10.71%) Data Architecture
7 2 (7.14%) Project Management
7 2 (7.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (10.71%) MCSE
1 3 (10.71%) MCSA
1 3 (10.71%) CCNA
2 2 (7.14%) ISEB
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.57%) PMP
3 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.57%) vSphere
2 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) WSUS
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Citrix
2 8 (28.57%) Cisco
2 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) Apple
3 1 (3.57%) Sage
3 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.57%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) Amdocs
3 1 (3.57%) Lagan
3 1 (3.57%) Northgate
3 1 (3.57%) Civica
3 1 (3.57%) Orchard
3 1 (3.57%) FrontRange
3 1 (3.57%) Oneserve
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Pertemps ERP
Salary: Salary: £40k-50k + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £29000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 15 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Somerset
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 23 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 26 days ago