The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank 733 743 769
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +26
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 187 207 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the General category 0.45% 0.43% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 163 166 188
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,537 £25,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £42,500 £42,390
% change year-on-year
-12.94% +0.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

General Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
41939 48064 50932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.90% 44.67% 43.76%
Number of salaries quoted 34496 38285 39208
Median salary £52,500 £50,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.96% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Local Government as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Local Government
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Local Government within the UK.

Local Government Salary Trend in the UK

Local Government
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Local Government over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 within the UK.

Local Government Salary Histogram in the UK

Local Government
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +13 172 £40,000 -5.88% 54
London +17 48 £59,250 +24.73% 20
South East +27 29 £35,000 -22.22% 13
Yorkshire +19 22 £65,000 +52.94% 6
Leeds +36 19 £65,000 -18.75% 4
West Yorkshire +28 19 £65,000 -18.75% 6
East of England +21 15 £42,500 +70.00% 1
North West +11 14 £40,000 - 6
South West -1 13 £27,000 -40.00% 2
West Midlands -11 13 £31,500 -37.62% 5
Hertfordshire +25 12 £42,500 +70.00%
Manchester -3 12 £40,000 -2.43% 4
Oxfordshire +3 11 £35,000 -17.64% 5
Oxford +2 11 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Worcestershire - 9 £31,500 -
Wiltshire +19 8 £26,000 -11.86%
Surrey +38 7 £34,839 -50.23% 2
Hemel Hempstead +5 7 £42,500 +70.00%
East Midlands +4 7 £26,537 -32.10%
Nottingham - 7 £26,537 -
Nottinghamshire - 7 £26,537 -
Hampshire +6 6 £33,929 -32.14% 4
Farnham - 6 £33,546 -
Berkshire -3 5 £37,000 -17.77%
Worcester - 5 £31,500 -
Trowbridge +15 4 £18,958 -27.08%
Scotland +7 4 £29,250 - 2
Winchester - 4 £33,929 - 1
City of London +39 3 £70,000 +47.36% 5
Sheffield +11 3 £27,500 -15.38% 1

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT jobs citing Local Government also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Local Government.

1 158 (37.35%) Finance
2 140 (33.10%) Degree
3 123 (29.08%) Microsoft
4 92 (21.75%) Project Management
5 91 (21.51%) Retail
6 76 (17.97%) Windows
7 73 (17.26%) Management Information System
8 69 (16.31%) Business Analysis
9 60 (14.18%) MS Excel
10 57 (13.48%) SQL
11 54 (12.77%) Computer Science
12 53 (12.53%) ITIL
13 50 (11.82%) SQL Server
13 50 (11.82%) Stakeholder Management
14 47 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
15 46 (10.87%) Active Directory
16 45 (10.64%) Oracle
17 44 (10.40%) MS Office
18 42 (9.93%) Service Delivery
19 41 (9.69%) VMware
19 41 (9.69%) .NET
20 40 (9.46%) PRINCE2
21 39 (9.22%) HTML
22 36 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
23 35 (8.27%) Mentoring
23 35 (8.27%) Security Cleared
24 34 (8.04%) CSS
24 34 (8.04%) CISSP
25 33 (7.80%) CRM
25 33 (7.80%) Data Protection

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (4.49%) SharePoint
2 13 (3.07%) MS Exchange
3 10 (2.36%) Tomcat
4 7 (1.65%) SAS
5 6 (1.42%) Drupal
6 5 (1.18%) OpenEdge
7 4 (0.95%) WordPress
8 3 (0.71%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.47%) CMS
9 2 (0.47%) Moodle
10 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.24%) IIS
10 1 (0.24%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 60 (14.18%) MS Excel
2 44 (10.40%) MS Office
3 12 (2.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.65%) MS Project
4 7 (1.65%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (4.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.95%) Academy Housing
3 4 (0.95%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (0.71%) OPENHousing
4 3 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.71%) Oracle CRM
4 3 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.71%) Sage CRM
4 3 (0.71%) SAP BPC
4 3 (0.71%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.47%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
5 2 (0.47%) assyst
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (5.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (4.26%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (1.18%) SaaS
5 4 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.95%) Office 365
6 3 (0.71%) IaaS
7 2 (0.47%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.49%) Firewall
2 17 (4.02%) WAN
3 14 (3.31%) Network Security
4 13 (3.07%) Internet
5 12 (2.84%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (2.36%) SAN
7 9 (2.13%) VPN
8 7 (1.65%) LAN
8 7 (1.65%) Wireless
9 5 (1.18%) MPLS
10 4 (0.95%) DNS
11 3 (0.71%) ADSL
11 3 (0.71%) Broadband
11 3 (0.71%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.71%) TCP/IP
12 2 (0.47%) BGP
12 2 (0.47%) DHCP
12 2 (0.47%) Intranet
12 2 (0.47%) OSPF
12 2 (0.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (11.82%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (2.36%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (2.36%) MySQL
5 9 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (1.89%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.42%) QlikView
8 5 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.95%) Data Mining
9 4 (0.95%) GIS
9 4 (0.95%) Ingres
9 4 (0.95%) Power BI
9 4 (0.95%) Qlik Sense
9 4 (0.95%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.71%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.71%) QGIS
10 3 (0.71%) SAP HANA
10 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (1.42%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.18%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.18%) JIRA
3 4 (0.95%) Subversion
4 3 (0.71%) Selenium
4 3 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.47%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.24%) Rational DOORS
General
1 158 (37.35%) Finance
2 91 (21.51%) Retail
3 23 (5.44%) Telecoms
4 21 (4.96%) Manufacturing
5 14 (3.31%) Marketing
6 10 (2.36%) Multimedia
7 9 (2.13%) Legal
8 7 (1.65%) Aerospace
9 6 (1.42%) Law
10 4 (0.95%) Back Office
10 4 (0.95%) Banking
11 3 (0.71%) Front Office
12 2 (0.47%) Electronics
12 2 (0.47%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.24%) Advertising
13 1 (0.24%) French Language
Job Titles
1 89 (21.04%) Analyst
2 70 (16.55%) Consultant
3 61 (14.42%) Graduate
4 59 (13.95%) Architect
5 45 (10.64%) Developer
6 25 (5.91%) Support Analyst
7 24 (5.67%) Senior Architect
8 23 (5.44%) Project Manager
9 19 (4.49%) Cloud Architect
10 18 (4.26%) .NET Developer
10 18 (4.26%) AWS Architect
10 18 (4.26%) AWS Consultant
10 18 (4.26%) Azure Architect
10 18 (4.26%) Azure Consultant
10 18 (4.26%) Business Analyst
10 18 (4.26%) Cloud Consultant
10 18 (4.26%) Senior Consultant
11 17 (4.02%) Security Architect
12 16 (3.78%) Graduate Analyst
12 16 (3.78%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (9.69%) .NET
2 39 (9.22%) HTML
3 34 (8.04%) CSS
4 23 (5.44%) ASP.NET
5 21 (4.96%) Web Services
6 20 (4.73%) Middleware
7 16 (3.78%) HTML5
8 13 (3.07%) jQuery
9 9 (2.13%) .NET Framework
9 9 (2.13%) XML
10 8 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (1.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (1.18%) CGI
12 5 (1.18%) Classic ASP
12 5 (1.18%) CSS3
12 5 (1.18%) SOAP
13 4 (0.95%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (0.95%) Oracle Fusion
13 4 (0.95%) Sass
14 3 (0.71%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 73 (17.26%) Management Information System
2 54 (12.77%) Computer Science
3 31 (7.33%) Mathematics
4 30 (7.09%) Enterprise Software
4 30 (7.09%) Physics
5 28 (6.62%) User Experience
6 27 (6.38%) NHS
7 22 (5.20%) Chemistry
8 18 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (4.26%) Driving Licence
8 18 (4.26%) Statistics
9 14 (3.31%) Data Centre
10 12 (2.84%) Economics
10 12 (2.84%) Psychology
11 10 (2.36%) Mobile App
11 10 (2.36%) Security Operations Centre
12 9 (2.13%) CESG
12 9 (2.13%) Performance Metrics
12 9 (2.13%) VLE
13 7 (1.65%) LLPG
Operating Systems
1 76 (17.97%) Windows
2 27 (6.38%) Windows Server
3 22 (5.20%) Unix
4 11 (2.60%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.89%) Linux
6 8 (1.89%) Windows 7
7 7 (1.65%) Mac OS X
7 7 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.95%) Android
8 4 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (21.75%) Project Management
2 69 (16.31%) Business Analysis
3 53 (12.53%) ITIL
4 50 (11.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 47 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (9.93%) Service Delivery
7 40 (9.46%) PRINCE2
8 36 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
9 35 (8.27%) Mentoring
10 33 (7.80%) CRM
10 33 (7.80%) Data Protection
11 32 (7.57%) Open Source
12 29 (6.86%) Migration
12 29 (6.86%) Risk Management
12 29 (6.86%) Software Engineering
13 28 (6.62%) Service Management
14 27 (6.38%) Business Development
15 26 (6.15%) Presales
15 26 (6.15%) Problem Management
16 24 (5.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 57 (13.48%) SQL
2 29 (6.86%) C#
3 26 (6.15%) Java
3 26 (6.15%) JavaScript
4 15 (3.55%) PowerShell
5 14 (3.31%) VB
6 11 (2.60%) PHP
7 9 (2.13%) VB.NET
8 5 (1.18%) C++
8 5 (1.18%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.47%) C
9 2 (0.47%) Progress 4GL
9 2 (0.47%) Python
10 1 (0.24%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.24%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 140 (33.10%) Degree
2 35 (8.27%) Security Cleared
3 34 (8.04%) CISSP
4 19 (4.49%) CESG Certified Professional
5 18 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (4.02%) SC Cleared
7 14 (3.31%) MCSA
8 13 (3.07%) CISM
8 13 (3.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 12 (2.84%) DV Cleared
10 10 (2.36%) CLAS
10 10 (2.36%) CRISC
11 8 (1.89%) GIAC
11 8 (1.89%) ISACA
11 8 (1.89%) SANS
12 7 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (1.42%) DBS Check
13 6 (1.42%) MCTS
14 5 (1.18%) Oracle Certification
15 4 (0.95%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (4.26%) SLA
3 10 (2.36%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.89%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 7 (1.65%) QA
6 5 (1.18%) PMBOK
7 3 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.47%) RMADS
9 1 (0.24%) GPG13
System Software
1 46 (10.87%) Active Directory
2 21 (4.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.60%) XenDesktop
4 10 (2.36%) Hyper-V
5 9 (2.13%) Terminal Server
6 7 (1.65%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (1.65%) XenApp
7 6 (1.42%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (1.18%) MetaFrame
8 5 (1.18%) Terminal Services
8 5 (1.18%) vCloud
8 5 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (1.18%) vSphere
8 5 (1.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (1.89%) QRadar
1 8 (1.89%) RSA Security Analytics
1 8 (1.89%) SCCM
2 7 (1.65%) WSUS
3 5 (1.18%) Backup Exec
3 5 (1.18%) HP Data Protector
3 5 (1.18%) NetBackup
3 5 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.24%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.24%) SCOM
5 1 (0.24%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 123 (29.08%) Microsoft
2 45 (10.64%) Oracle
3 41 (9.69%) VMware
4 26 (6.15%) Citrix
5 25 (5.91%) Cisco
6 20 (4.73%) Google
7 18 (4.26%) Rackspace
8 14 (3.31%) Symantec
9 13 (3.07%) Fortinet
9 13 (3.07%) HP
10 12 (2.84%) Civica
11 11 (2.60%) CheckPoint
11 11 (2.60%) F5
11 11 (2.60%) SAP
12 10 (2.36%) Apple
12 10 (2.36%) Capita
13 9 (2.13%) Cyber-Ark
13 9 (2.13%) FireEye
13 9 (2.13%) Juniper
13 9 (2.13%) Palo Alto
UK
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car +benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 2 days remote
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Various
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £60000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TMP Worldwide
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + + Good Benefits + Car/Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
aap3
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excllent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Various
Posted: 4 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing IT
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Posted: 2 days ago
London
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London
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Posted: 17 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
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Actis Recruitment Ltd
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Actis Recruitment Ltd
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