The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 96 98 85
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.077% 0.16% 0.099%
As % of the General category 0.20% 0.51% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £52,500 £29,000 £22,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.03% +30.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,279 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-0.52% +21.42%
Local Government
UK

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

General Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
498 395 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 38.13% 30.96% 30.08%
Number of salaries quoted 410 344 276
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £47,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Local Government across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Local Government
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Local Government Salary Trend in Wales

Local Government
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
North Wales - 1 £52,500 -
Local Government
UK

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2000
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
2 2 (66.67%) ARCserve
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2000
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) VBScript
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) ARCserve
1 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
2 2 (66.67%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
Wales
EXCELerate
Salary: From £72,000 to £120,000 per annum £72k OTE £120k, Car, Health, Pensio
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £21,000 - £31,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago