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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 232 204 193
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -11
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 15 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.25% 0.39% 0.36%
As % of the General category 0.61% 1.06% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 11 24 18
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +34.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,800 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,279 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.52% -0.52%
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
2453 2262 2152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 40.61% 36.67% 42.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1942 1739 1720
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 1 September 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 1 September 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 - 9 £47,500 -
Wiltshire +4 3 £29,500 +25.53%
Devon -8 2 £71,000 +29.09%
Bristol -23 1 £25,000 -60.00%
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 7 (31.82%) VoIP
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
1 7 (31.82%) Citrix
1 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
2 6 (27.27%) Firewall
2 6 (27.27%) PABX
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 5 (22.73%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco
3 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (18.18%) Internet
4 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle
4 4 (18.18%) Windows
4 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.64%) WLAN
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL
5 3 (13.64%) RDBMS
5 3 (13.64%) Project Management
5 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (13.64%) Office 365
5 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
5 3 (13.64%) Finance
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.55%) SugarCRM
1 1 (4.55%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Project
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (4.55%) SAP CRM
1 1 (4.55%) Academy Housing
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.55%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (13.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) VoIP
2 6 (27.27%) Firewall
2 6 (27.27%) PABX
3 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 4 (18.18%) Internet
4 3 (13.64%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) RDBMS
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 2 (9.09%) MS Access
3 2 (9.09%) DTS
4 1 (4.55%) Ingres
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.55%) MySQL
General
1 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Front Office
4 1 (4.55%) Back Office
4 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Architect
1 6 (27.27%) Technical Architect
2 2 (9.09%) Developer
2 2 (9.09%) Analyst
2 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
2 2 (9.09%) Development Manager
2 2 (9.09%) Consultant
2 2 (9.09%) Business Development Manager
2 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
2 2 (9.09%) Business Manager
2 2 (9.09%) Database Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) ICT Manager
3 1 (4.55%) IT Support
3 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (4.55%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (4.55%) Process Improvement Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) Help Desk Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
3 1 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
1 2 (9.09%) XML
1 2 (9.09%) XSLT
1 2 (9.09%) ODBC
2 1 (4.55%) WCF
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) N-Tier
1 2 (9.09%) Clustering
1 2 (9.09%) Smartphone
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Statistics
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Android
2 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
3 3 (13.64%) Project Management
3 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) Business Development
4 2 (9.09%) Change Management
4 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 2 (9.09%) CRM
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Information Management
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.55%) Six Sigma
5 1 (4.55%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
2 2 (9.09%) VBA
2 2 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) MCSE
2 2 (9.09%) MCSA
2 2 (9.09%) CCNA
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.55%) PMP
3 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.55%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
1 7 (31.82%) Citrix
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) SAP
4 1 (4.55%) Apple
4 1 (4.55%) Sage
4 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.55%) Amdocs
4 1 (4.55%) Lagan
4 1 (4.55%) Northgate
4 1 (4.55%) Civica
4 1 (4.55%) Capita
4 1 (4.55%) Orchard
4 1 (4.55%) FrontRange
4 1 (4.55%) Fujitsu
4 1 (4.55%) Oneserve
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