The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 91 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 7 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.57% 0.56% -
As % of the General category 1.37% 1.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 0
Average salary £30,000 £28,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
General Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
511 390 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 41.61% 31.35% 40.16%
Number of salaries quoted 398 318 388
Average salary £38,783 £36,400 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.54% -0.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,855
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Local Government
UK

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
South Wales +5 3 £28,000 -
Local Government
UK

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 27 (90.00%) Microsoft
1 27 (90.00%) Symantec
2 26 (86.67%) Remedy
3 22 (73.33%) NetBackup
3 22 (73.33%) Backup Exec
3 22 (73.33%) Windows
4 21 (70.00%) Terminal Services
4 21 (70.00%) Citrix
4 21 (70.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 21 (70.00%) VMware
4 21 (70.00%) Security Cleared
4 21 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (70.00%) PowerShell
4 21 (70.00%) Hyper-V
4 21 (70.00%) vSphere
5 19 (63.33%) McAfee
5 19 (63.33%) Sophos
6 18 (60.00%) Legal
7 15 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
7 15 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 15 (50.00%) ARCserve
7 15 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (50.00%) Clustering
7 15 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 15 (50.00%) MS Exchange
7 15 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 15 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (46.67%) DV Cleared

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 15 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 15 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 15 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 15 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 15 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 15 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 14 (46.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 14 (46.67%) DHCP
1 14 (46.67%) TCP/IP
1 14 (46.67%) DNS
2 7 (23.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (60.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 12 (40.00%) Wintel Support
2 12 (40.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
2 12 (40.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 9 (30.00%) Technical Engineer
3 9 (30.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 9 (30.00%) Technical Support
4 7 (23.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Security Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Implementation Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Web Services
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
1 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (50.00%) Clustering
2 14 (46.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) Windows
2 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (23.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (6.67%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) PowerShell
2 14 (46.67%) VBScript
3 5 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.33%) C
5 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (46.67%) DV Cleared
3 12 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (23.33%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (10.00%) MCP
System Software
1 21 (70.00%) Terminal Services
1 21 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 21 (70.00%) Hyper-V
1 21 (70.00%) vSphere
2 15 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 14 (46.67%) XenApp
4 7 (23.33%) XenServer
4 7 (23.33%) XenDesktop
4 7 (23.33%) MetaFrame
4 7 (23.33%) vCloud
5 5 (16.67%) Forefront TMG
5 5 (16.67%) UAG
Systems Management
1 22 (73.33%) NetBackup
1 22 (73.33%) Backup Exec
2 21 (70.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 15 (50.00%) ARCserve
4 7 (23.33%) HP Data Protector
5 5 (16.67%) SCCM
5 5 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (16.67%) MIMEsweeper
5 5 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (90.00%) Microsoft
1 27 (90.00%) Symantec
2 26 (86.67%) Remedy
3 21 (70.00%) Citrix
3 21 (70.00%) VMware
4 19 (63.33%) McAfee
4 19 (63.33%) Sophos
5 7 (23.33%) HP
5 7 (23.33%) Oracle
6 5 (16.67%) Websense
6 5 (16.67%) Clearswift