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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 212 192 198
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +6
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 18 33 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.30% 0.62% 0.33%
As % of the General category 0.83% 1.50% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 16
Average salary £68,750 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £51,750 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +18.75%
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
2166 2194 2002
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.28% 41.02% 36.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1677 1757 1680
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,840 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,700 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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
Devon - 8 £75,000 - 2
Dorset - 5 £42,500 - 1
Wiltshire -19 3 £27,500 -33.33% 2
Bristol -8 1 £43,394 +27.62%
Gloucestershire - 1 £72,500 - 1
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 20 (43.48%) TOGAF
2 15 (32.61%) Finance
2 15 (32.61%) Enterprise Architecture
3 12 (26.09%) PRINCE2
3 12 (26.09%) ERP
4 11 (23.91%) MODAF
4 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (21.74%) DoDAF
6 9 (19.57%) Zachman Framework
6 9 (19.57%) ITIL
6 9 (19.57%) Management Information System
7 8 (17.39%) Web Services
7 8 (17.39%) Matrix Management
7 8 (17.39%) BPMN
8 7 (15.22%) XML
8 7 (15.22%) e-GIF
8 7 (15.22%) UML
9 6 (13.04%) Change Management
10 5 (10.87%) Firewall
10 5 (10.87%) Project Management
10 5 (10.87%) Cisco
10 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
10 5 (10.87%) Degree
11 4 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (8.70%) Business Development
11 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (8.70%) Citrix
11 4 (8.70%) Data Modelling
11 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 3 (6.52%) ArchiMate

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) Firewall
2 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.17%) DNS
3 1 (2.17%) SAN
3 1 (2.17%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 15 (32.61%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Marketing
3 2 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (47.83%) Architect
2 8 (17.39%) Technical Architect
2 8 (17.39%) Lead Architect
3 7 (15.22%) Business Architect
4 5 (10.87%) Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Lead Technical Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Data Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Lead Data Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Development Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Business Development Manager
7 2 (4.35%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.35%) NHS Project Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) Web Services
2 7 (15.22%) XML
3 3 (6.52%) .NET
4 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.17%) HTML
5 1 (2.17%) CSS
5 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) NHS
4 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.17%) User Experience
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) BBC
4 1 (2.17%) Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Android
2 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) TOGAF
2 15 (32.61%) Enterprise Architecture
3 12 (26.09%) PRINCE2
3 12 (26.09%) ERP
4 11 (23.91%) MODAF
4 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (21.74%) DoDAF
6 9 (19.57%) Zachman Framework
6 9 (19.57%) ITIL
7 8 (17.39%) Matrix Management
7 8 (17.39%) BPMN
8 7 (15.22%) e-GIF
8 7 (15.22%) UML
9 6 (13.04%) Change Management
10 5 (10.87%) Project Management
11 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (8.70%) Data Modelling
11 4 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (8.70%) Business Development
11 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) C#
1 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.35%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) DV Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) VCP4
3 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) MCSE
3 2 (4.35%) MCSA
3 2 (4.35%) CCNA
3 2 (4.35%) ISEB
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Cisco
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) Citrix
3 2 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.17%) Toshiba
4 1 (2.17%) BT
4 1 (2.17%) VMware
4 1 (2.17%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.17%) 3PAR
4 1 (2.17%) Nokia
4 1 (2.17%) Siemens
4 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.17%) HP
4 1 (2.17%) EMC
Wiltshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + car and bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Bournemouth, Oldham, Middlesbrough or...
Church International
Salary: Up to £45k pa + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Trowbridge
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago