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 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank 730 776 734
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -42
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 177 191 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the General category 0.44% 0.39% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 156 152 219
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,279
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +6.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £79,150 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
40441 48476 49829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.56% 44.36% 43.58%
Number of salaries quoted 33011 38734 38581
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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 September 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 September 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
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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 +49 159 £47,500 +10.69% 30
London +37 52 £57,500 +15.00% 11
South East +43 23 £37,000 -17.77% 4
Yorkshire +31 21 £65,000 +94.02% 1
Leeds +36 17 £65,000 +8.33% 1
West Yorkshire +24 17 £65,000 +8.33% 1
West Midlands -11 17 £45,750 -9.40% 4
North West -5 12 £40,000 - 2
Manchester -1 11 £40,000 - 2
East of England +17 9 £34,125 +36.50% 2
Oxfordshire 0 8 £37,000 +8.82% 2
Birmingham -27 8 £57,500 +13.86% 4
East Midlands +19 7 £26,537 -32.10% 1
South West -8 7 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Worcestershire - 7 £31,500 -
Nottingham - 7 £26,537 -
Nottinghamshire - 7 £26,537 -
Surrey +43 6 £36,300 -48.14%
Hertfordshire +22 6 £25,000 -
Oxford +7 6 £37,000 +8.82% 1
Scotland +22 5 £80,000 - 1
Kent +14 5 £40,000 -38.46% 1
Sheffield +13 4 £29,250 -10.00%
South Yorkshire +11 4 £29,250 -10.00%
Worcester - 4 £31,500 -
City of London +50 3 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Wales +5 3 £80,000 +213.72%
Wiltshire +4 3 £18,958 -35.73%
North Wales - 3 £80,000 -
Wrexham - 3 £80,000 -

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 133 (34.02%) Finance
2 111 (28.39%) Microsoft
3 105 (26.85%) Degree
4 67 (17.14%) Windows
4 67 (17.14%) Retail
5 65 (16.62%) Project Management
6 63 (16.11%) Management Information System
7 60 (15.35%) ITIL
8 59 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 58 (14.83%) SQL
10 54 (13.81%) MS Excel
10 54 (13.81%) Agile Software Development
11 45 (11.51%) VMware
12 44 (11.25%) PRINCE2
13 43 (11.00%) Oracle
13 43 (11.00%) SQL Server
14 40 (10.23%) MS Office
14 40 (10.23%) Active Directory
14 40 (10.23%) Continuous Improvement
15 38 (9.72%) Enterprise Software
15 38 (9.72%) Business Analysis
16 35 (8.95%) Computer Science
16 35 (8.95%) CRM
16 35 (8.95%) Migration
17 34 (8.70%) Mentoring
18 33 (8.44%) Service Delivery
18 33 (8.44%) Data Protection
19 32 (8.18%) .NET
20 31 (7.93%) Security Cleared
21 30 (7.67%) Open Source

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 14 (3.58%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.81%) MS Exchange
3 10 (2.56%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.53%) Drupal
5 4 (1.02%) SAS
5 4 (1.02%) WordPress
6 3 (0.77%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.51%) CMS
7 2 (0.51%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.26%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 54 (13.81%) MS Excel
2 40 (10.23%) MS Office
3 9 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.05%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.79%) MS Project
6 4 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (3.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.30%) SAP BPC
3 6 (1.53%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (1.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (1.02%) Academy Housing
5 4 (1.02%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (1.02%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.77%) Oracle CRM
6 3 (0.77%) Sage CRM
6 3 (0.77%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.51%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
7 2 (0.51%) assyst
7 2 (0.51%) OPENHousing
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (6.65%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (6.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (5.12%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (1.53%) SaaS
5 4 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.02%) IaaS
6 2 (0.51%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.26%) Office 365
7 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.84%) WAN
2 14 (3.58%) Firewall
3 13 (3.32%) Internet
4 12 (3.07%) Network Security
5 11 (2.81%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (2.56%) SAN
7 6 (1.53%) LAN
8 5 (1.28%) VPN
9 4 (1.02%) MPLS
9 4 (1.02%) Wireless
10 3 (0.77%) Broadband
10 3 (0.77%) DNS
11 2 (0.51%) ADSL
11 2 (0.51%) DHCP
11 2 (0.51%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.51%) Intranet
11 2 (0.51%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.51%) Unified Communications
11 2 (0.51%) VoIP
12 1 (0.26%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (11.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
3 15 (3.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (3.58%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (3.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (2.56%) MySQL
6 10 (2.56%) SAP BW
7 9 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (2.30%) Relational Database
7 9 (2.30%) SAP HANA
8 7 (1.79%) QlikView
9 5 (1.28%) Data Mining
9 5 (1.28%) Qlik Sense
10 4 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (1.02%) Ingres
10 4 (1.02%) Power BI
10 4 (1.02%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.77%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.77%) QGIS
11 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (1.28%) JIRA
2 3 (0.77%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.77%) Selenium
3 2 (0.51%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (0.51%) Subversion
4 1 (0.26%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 133 (34.02%) Finance
2 67 (17.14%) Retail
3 27 (6.91%) Manufacturing
4 19 (4.86%) Telecoms
5 16 (4.09%) Marketing
6 10 (2.56%) Legal
7 9 (2.30%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.28%) Banking
9 4 (1.02%) Law
10 3 (0.77%) Front Office
11 2 (0.51%) French Language
11 2 (0.51%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.51%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.26%) Back Office
12 1 (0.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 76 (19.44%) Analyst
2 64 (16.37%) Architect
3 62 (15.86%) Consultant
4 42 (10.74%) Developer
5 28 (7.16%) Graduate
5 28 (7.16%) Senior Architect
6 26 (6.65%) Project Manager
7 22 (5.63%) Cloud Architect
8 21 (5.37%) AWS Architect
8 21 (5.37%) Support Analyst
9 20 (5.12%) AWS Consultant
9 20 (5.12%) Azure Architect
9 20 (5.12%) Azure Consultant
9 20 (5.12%) Cloud Consultant
9 20 (5.12%) Senior Consultant
10 16 (4.09%) .NET Developer
10 16 (4.09%) IT Manager
11 15 (3.84%) Business Manager
12 14 (3.58%) Designer
12 14 (3.58%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (8.18%) .NET
2 26 (6.65%) CSS
3 25 (6.39%) HTML
4 23 (5.88%) Middleware
5 13 (3.32%) ASP.NET
6 11 (2.81%) HTML5
7 8 (2.05%) Web Services
8 6 (1.53%) jQuery
8 6 (1.53%) XML
9 5 (1.28%) CGI
9 5 (1.28%) Classic ASP
9 5 (1.28%) Oracle Fusion
10 4 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (1.02%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (1.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (0.51%) Google Maps API
11 2 (0.51%) SAP Fiori
11 2 (0.51%) Sass
11 2 (0.51%) SOAP
12 1 (0.26%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 63 (16.11%) Management Information System
2 38 (9.72%) Enterprise Software
3 35 (8.95%) Computer Science
4 29 (7.42%) NHS
5 20 (5.12%) User Experience
6 19 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (4.86%) Mathematics
7 16 (4.09%) Physics
8 14 (3.58%) Data Centre
9 13 (3.32%) Driving Licence
10 10 (2.56%) Chemistry
10 10 (2.56%) Security Operations Centre
11 9 (2.30%) Performance Metrics
11 9 (2.30%) Statistics
12 8 (2.05%) Mobile App
13 7 (1.79%) Economics
13 7 (1.79%) LLPG
13 7 (1.79%) VLE
14 6 (1.53%) FMCG
14 6 (1.53%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 67 (17.14%) Windows
2 27 (6.91%) Windows Server
3 23 (5.88%) Unix
4 9 (2.30%) Apple iOS
4 9 (2.30%) Linux
4 9 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.28%) Android
6 5 (1.28%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.02%) Mac OS X
7 4 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (16.62%) Project Management
2 60 (15.35%) ITIL
3 59 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 54 (13.81%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (11.25%) PRINCE2
6 40 (10.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 38 (9.72%) Business Analysis
8 35 (8.95%) CRM
8 35 (8.95%) Migration
9 34 (8.70%) Mentoring
10 33 (8.44%) Data Protection
10 33 (8.44%) Service Delivery
11 30 (7.67%) Open Source
11 30 (7.67%) Service Management
12 28 (7.16%) Risk Management
13 27 (6.91%) UML
14 26 (6.65%) Presales
15 25 (6.39%) Business Development
15 25 (6.39%) Business Intelligence
15 25 (6.39%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 58 (14.83%) SQL
2 23 (5.88%) Java
3 21 (5.37%) JavaScript
4 20 (5.12%) C#
5 15 (3.84%) PowerShell
6 14 (3.58%) VB
7 11 (2.81%) PHP
8 10 (2.56%) VB.NET
9 6 (1.53%) C++
10 5 (1.28%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.51%) C
11 2 (0.51%) Progress 4GL
11 2 (0.51%) Python
12 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.26%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 105 (26.85%) Degree
2 31 (7.93%) Security Cleared
3 30 (7.67%) CISSP
4 16 (4.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (4.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 15 (3.84%) CESG Certified Professional
6 14 (3.58%) CISM
7 13 (3.32%) SC Cleared
8 11 (2.81%) MCSA
9 10 (2.56%) CLAS
9 10 (2.56%) CRISC
10 8 (2.05%) DV Cleared
10 8 (2.05%) GIAC
10 8 (2.05%) ISACA
10 8 (2.05%) SANS
11 6 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (1.53%) MCTS
12 5 (1.28%) DBS Check
12 5 (1.28%) Oracle Certification
13 4 (1.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (4.35%) SLA
3 10 (2.56%) PCI DSS
4 8 (2.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 7 (1.79%) QA
6 6 (1.53%) PMBOK
7 4 (1.02%) RMADS
8 3 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.26%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.26%) GPG13
9 1 (0.26%) HL7
9 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 40 (10.23%) Active Directory
2 22 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.81%) XenDesktop
4 10 (2.56%) Hyper-V
5 9 (2.30%) Terminal Server
6 7 (1.79%) XenApp
7 6 (1.53%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (1.53%) Virtual Desktop
8 5 (1.28%) MetaFrame
8 5 (1.28%) Terminal Services
8 5 (1.28%) vCloud
8 5 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (1.28%) vSphere
8 5 (1.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (2.05%) QRadar
1 8 (2.05%) RSA Security Analytics
1 8 (2.05%) SCCM
2 7 (1.79%) WSUS
3 5 (1.28%) Backup Exec
3 5 (1.28%) HP Data Protector
3 5 (1.28%) NetBackup
3 5 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.26%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.26%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.26%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.26%) SCOM
5 1 (0.26%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 111 (28.39%) Microsoft
2 45 (11.51%) VMware
3 43 (11.00%) Oracle
4 26 (6.65%) Cisco
5 25 (6.39%) Citrix
6 22 (5.63%) Google
7 20 (5.12%) Rackspace
8 18 (4.60%) SAP
9 14 (3.58%) Symantec
10 13 (3.32%) Fortinet
10 13 (3.32%) HP
11 12 (3.07%) Civica
12 11 (2.81%) CheckPoint
13 10 (2.56%) F5
14 9 (2.30%) Cyber-Ark
14 9 (2.30%) FireEye
14 9 (2.30%) Intel Security
14 9 (2.30%) Juniper
14 9 (2.30%) Palo Alto
14 9 (2.30%) Remedy
Southampton, Hampshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 2 days remote work
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits and Bonus avai
Posted: 15 hours ago
Kent
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Various
Posted: Yesterday
London
London Borough of Hounslow
Salary: £37,851 to £40,620 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: 12 hours ago
England
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: £28,000 per annum + 5% Flexible Funds Benefit
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + gym, vouchers, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IDOX plc
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - 70,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - 70,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - 70,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - 70,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - 70,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 (Plus Excellent package)
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 (Plus Excellent package)
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 (Plus Excellent package)
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 (Plus Excellent package)
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Ripley, Derbyshire
DERBYSHIRE FIRE & RESCUE SERVICE
Salary: £34,196 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Tiverton
Computer Futures
Salary: £29000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
aap3
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excllent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Oxford
Oxford Brookes University
Salary: £41,255 to £46,414
Posted: 24 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago