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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 226 183 202
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +19
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 13 44 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.76% 0.37%
As % of the General category 0.57% 1.89% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 13 37 17
Average salary £70,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £36,100 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,394 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.66% -5.55%
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
2269 2330 1988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.79% 40.19% 36.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1685 1803 1623
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 - 6 £77,500 -
Dorset - 4 £41,250 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £60,758 - 1
Wiltshire -37 1 £32,000 -39.04% 5
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 13 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 12 (46.15%) TOGAF
3 10 (38.46%) Finance
4 9 (34.62%) Zachman Framework
4 9 (34.62%) MODAF
5 8 (30.77%) DoDAF
5 8 (30.77%) Matrix Management
6 7 (26.92%) ERP
7 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
8 5 (19.23%) Firewall
8 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
8 5 (19.23%) Cisco
8 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
8 5 (19.23%) Citrix
9 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
9 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (11.54%) Degree
10 3 (11.54%) BPMN
10 3 (11.54%) ArchiMate
10 3 (11.54%) Data Architecture
10 3 (11.54%) Web Services
10 3 (11.54%) XML
10 3 (11.54%) ITIL
11 2 (7.69%) ISEB
11 2 (7.69%) e-GIF
11 2 (7.69%) CCNA
11 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) PABX
2 1 (3.85%) VoIP
2 1 (3.85%) WLAN
2 1 (3.85%) DHCP
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) SAN
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Front Office
3 1 (3.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Architect
2 9 (34.62%) Technical Architect
3 8 (30.77%) Lead Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Lead Technical Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Lead Data Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Data Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Business Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Applications Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Head of IT
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Product Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) ICT Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) Web Services
1 3 (11.54%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) XSLT
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) BBC
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 12 (46.15%) TOGAF
3 9 (34.62%) Zachman Framework
3 9 (34.62%) MODAF
4 8 (30.77%) DoDAF
4 8 (30.77%) Matrix Management
5 7 (26.92%) ERP
6 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
7 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
7 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (11.54%) BPMN
8 3 (11.54%) Data Architecture
8 3 (11.54%) ArchiMate
8 3 (11.54%) ITIL
9 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
9 2 (7.69%) e-GIF
9 2 (7.69%) UML
9 2 (7.69%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C#
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) MCSE
2 2 (7.69%) MCSA
2 2 (7.69%) CCNA
2 2 (7.69%) ISEB
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) COBIT
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Citrix
1 5 (19.23%) Cisco
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) HP
2 1 (3.85%) EMC
2 1 (3.85%) Nokia
2 1 (3.85%) Siemens
2 1 (3.85%) Toshiba
2 1 (3.85%) BT
2 1 (3.85%) VMware
2 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.85%) 3PAR
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Trowbridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
Code Red Associates
Salary: £40k - £60k (Up to £120k OTE) + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Trowbridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 13 days ago
Trowbridge
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago