Period
to 27 October 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Sector in permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Sector over the 6 months to 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Sector
London > Central London
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 149 143 185
Rank change year-on-year -6 +42 +20
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 133 75 208
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 1.93% 1.79% 1.65%
As % of the General category 3.22% 2.93% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 117 64 187
10th Percentile £45,000 £36,625 £28,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £36,288
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,000 £53,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.84% +15.89% -14.40%
75th Percentile £90,000 £79,063 £76,125
90th Percentile £99,000 £89,250 £93,750
London median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £62,350
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.77% -0.24%

Public Sector is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4,130 2,561 7,488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 59.94% 61.11% 59.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3,637 2,255 6,512
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £35,750
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £102,500 £97,500
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%

Public Sector
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Public Sector as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Public Sector in Central London

Public Sector
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Public Sector in Central London.

Salary trend for Public Sector in Central London

Public Sector
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Public Sector in Central London over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Public Sector in Central London

Public Sector
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Public Sector within the Central London region over the 6 months to 27 October 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -9 115 £65,000 +8.33% 71
West End of London -8 5 £105,000 -
City of Westminster - 3 - -
Camden - 1 £45,000 -
Public Sector
London

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, IT jobs citing Public Sector also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Public Sector.

1 46 (34.59%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (30.08%) Finance
3 38 (28.57%) Azure
4 32 (24.06%) Manufacturing
5 30 (22.56%) SC Cleared
5 30 (22.56%) Security Cleared
6 29 (21.80%) Microsoft
7 28 (21.05%) Java
8 27 (20.30%) SAP
9 25 (18.80%) Analytics
10 24 (18.05%) Python
11 22 (16.54%) Telecoms
11 22 (16.54%) Google
12 21 (15.79%) Programme Management
12 21 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (15.04%) Electronics
13 20 (15.04%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (15.04%) Marketing
13 20 (15.04%) Digital Marketing
13 20 (15.04%) Social Skills
14 18 (13.53%) Jenkins
14 18 (13.53%) Cybersecurity
14 18 (13.53%) Migration
15 17 (12.78%) Microsoft 365
16 16 (12.03%) AWS
16 16 (12.03%) Data Modelling
16 16 (12.03%) Git (software)
16 16 (12.03%) Scrum
16 16 (12.03%) Retail
16 16 (12.03%) Full Stack Development

Public Sector
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 8 (6.02%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.76%) SAS
3 3 (2.26%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.50%) nginx
5 1 (0.75%) CMS
5 1 (0.75%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (28.57%) Azure
2 17 (12.78%) Microsoft 365
3 16 (12.03%) AWS
4 11 (8.27%) Serverless
5 10 (7.52%) GCP
6 8 (6.02%) Azure Sentinel
6 8 (6.02%) IaaS
6 8 (6.02%) PaaS
7 7 (5.26%) SaaS
8 5 (3.76%) Dynamics 365
8 5 (3.76%) Snowflake
9 4 (3.01%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (2.26%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (2.26%) Azure Functions
10 3 (2.26%) Cloud Functions
10 3 (2.26%) Firebase
11 2 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (1.50%) Power Platform
12 1 (0.75%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.75%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.01%) Firewall
1 4 (3.01%) LAN
2 3 (2.26%) Network Security
2 3 (2.26%) SMS
3 2 (1.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (1.50%) DHCP
3 2 (1.50%) DNS
3 2 (1.50%) HTTP
3 2 (1.50%) Internet
3 2 (1.50%) MPLS
3 2 (1.50%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (1.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.50%) VPN
3 2 (1.50%) WAN
3 2 (1.50%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.50%) Wireless
3 2 (1.50%) WLAN
4 1 (0.75%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.77%) Big Data
2 10 (7.52%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (6.77%) MySQL
4 8 (6.02%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (3.76%) Amazon Redshift
5 5 (3.76%) Apache Hive
5 5 (3.76%) Hadoop
5 5 (3.76%) Impala
5 5 (3.76%) Pentaho
6 4 (3.01%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.26%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.50%) DB2
8 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.50%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.50%) Redis
9 1 (0.75%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.75%) Power BI
9 1 (0.75%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 18 (13.53%) Jenkins
2 16 (12.03%) Git (software)
3 12 (9.02%) Maven
4 6 (4.51%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (3.76%) GitLab
5 5 (3.76%) TeamCity
5 5 (3.76%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.01%) JIRA
7 3 (2.26%) Selenium
7 3 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.50%) JMeter
8 2 (1.50%) Serenity BDD
8 2 (1.50%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (1.50%) Zephyr
9 1 (0.75%) WebDriver
General
1 40 (30.08%) Finance
2 32 (24.06%) Manufacturing
3 22 (16.54%) Telecoms
4 20 (15.04%) Electronics
4 20 (15.04%) Marketing
4 20 (15.04%) Social Skills
5 16 (12.03%) Retail
6 12 (9.02%) Games
7 11 (8.27%) Banking
7 11 (8.27%) Law
8 7 (5.26%) Legal
9 6 (4.51%) Automotive
10 4 (3.01%) Presentation Skills
11 2 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (1.50%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 2 (1.50%) Influencing Skills
11 2 (1.50%) Local Government
12 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.75%) Police
Job Titles
1 30 (22.56%) Developer
2 20 (15.04%) Consultant
3 16 (12.03%) Architect
4 10 (7.52%) Java Developer
5 9 (6.77%) Analyst
5 9 (6.77%) Angular Developer
5 9 (6.77%) Azure Consultant
5 9 (6.77%) Senior Developer
6 7 (5.26%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 7 (5.26%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 7 (5.26%) Security Consultant
6 7 (5.26%) Security Engineer
7 6 (4.51%) Azure Architect
7 6 (4.51%) Data Engineer
7 6 (4.51%) Technical Architect
8 5 (3.76%) Data Architect
8 5 (3.76%) Data Consultant
8 5 (3.76%) Informatica Engineer
8 5 (3.76%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (3.76%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.77%) AngularJS
2 10 (7.52%) CSS
3 7 (5.26%) .NET
4 5 (3.76%) HTML
4 5 (3.76%) Node.js
4 5 (3.76%) React
5 3 (2.26%) AWS Amplify
5 3 (2.26%) CSS3
5 3 (2.26%) Django
5 3 (2.26%) Ember.js
5 3 (2.26%) HTML5
5 3 (2.26%) JSON
5 3 (2.26%) Serverless Framework
6 2 (1.50%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.50%) Laravel
6 2 (1.50%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (1.50%) Spring
6 2 (1.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (1.50%) Web Services
6 2 (1.50%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.27%) Mobile App
2 10 (7.52%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (6.02%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.02%) User Experience
4 7 (5.26%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (3.01%) Cloud Native
5 4 (3.01%) NHS
6 3 (2.26%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.26%) Reinsurance
7 2 (1.50%) Blog
7 2 (1.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.50%) Media Streaming
7 2 (1.50%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (1.50%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.50%) Video\Live Streaming
8 1 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.75%) Social Media
8 1 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.75%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.26%) Windows
2 6 (4.51%) Unix
3 5 (3.76%) VMS
4 3 (2.26%) Linux
5 1 (0.75%) Android
5 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (34.59%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (18.80%) Analytics
3 21 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (15.79%) Programme Management
4 20 (15.04%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (15.04%) Digital Marketing
5 18 (13.53%) Cybersecurity
5 18 (13.53%) Migration
6 16 (12.03%) Data Modelling
6 16 (12.03%) Full Stack Development
6 16 (12.03%) Scrum
7 15 (11.28%) DevOps
8 14 (10.53%) Microservices
9 13 (9.77%) Software Engineering
10 12 (9.02%) Coaching
10 12 (9.02%) Mentoring
10 12 (9.02%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (8.27%) Information Security
12 10 (7.52%) ETL
12 10 (7.52%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 28 (21.05%) Java
2 24 (18.05%) Python
3 12 (9.02%) C#
3 12 (9.02%) JavaScript
4 11 (8.27%) Go
4 11 (8.27%) SQL
5 7 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 6 (4.51%) Ruby
7 5 (3.76%) Bash Shell
7 5 (3.76%) HiveQL
7 5 (3.76%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.50%) C++
8 2 (1.50%) PHP
9 1 (0.75%) C
9 1 (0.75%) Perl
9 1 (0.75%) R
9 1 (0.75%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (22.56%) SC Cleared
1 30 (22.56%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.77%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (5.26%) CCNA
3 7 (5.26%) Degree
3 7 (5.26%) Master's Degree
4 4 (3.01%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.50%) CREST Certified
6 2 (1.50%) DBS Check
6 2 (1.50%) PhD
7 1 (0.75%) CISSP
7 1 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.52%) NIST
2 7 (5.26%) QA
3 6 (4.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (3.76%) Accessibility
4 5 (3.76%) Data Quality
5 3 (2.26%) NCSC
6 2 (1.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (1.50%) ISO 14001
6 2 (1.50%) ISO 31000
6 2 (1.50%) ISO 9001
6 2 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 1 (0.75%) COBIT
7 1 (0.75%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.75%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.75%) GDPR
7 1 (0.75%) ITGC
7 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (6.77%) Active Directory
1 9 (6.77%) Docker
2 5 (3.76%) HDFS
2 5 (3.76%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.50%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (1.50%) VMware NSX
4 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (8.27%) Kubernetes
2 10 (7.52%) Terraform
3 2 (1.50%) Ansible
3 2 (1.50%) QRadar
3 2 (1.50%) SCCM
4 1 (0.75%) Grafana
4 1 (0.75%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.75%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (21.80%) Microsoft
2 27 (20.30%) SAP
3 22 (16.54%) Google
4 11 (8.27%) Oracle
5 10 (7.52%) Informatica
6 7 (5.26%) IBM
7 6 (4.51%) Cisco
8 5 (3.76%) Talend
9 4 (3.01%) VMware
10 3 (2.26%) Dell
10 3 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.50%) Citrix
11 2 (1.50%) Cramer
11 2 (1.50%) EMC
11 2 (1.50%) Fortinet
11 2 (1.50%) Qualys
11 2 (1.50%) Radware
11 2 (1.50%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.50%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.50%) Zend