The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 81 122
Rank change year-on-year -35 +41  
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 1 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.069% 0.52% 0.35%
As % of the General category 0.15% 1.17% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 3
Median salary - £25,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -24.24%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £31,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +50.79% -18.18%  

Local Government is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 653 429 744
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 45.19% 45.02% 43.36%
Number of salaries quoted 412 354 562
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £21,930 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,500 £60,700
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Local Government as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in Cheshire

Local Government
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Local Government in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Online Security
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) E-Discovery
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) OneDrive
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Email Filtering
1 1 (100.00%) Web Filtering
1 1 (100.00%) DKIM
1 1 (100.00%) DMARC
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DKIM
1 1 (100.00%) DMARC
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365 Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Discovery
1 1 (100.00%) Email Filtering
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Online Security
1 1 (100.00%) Web Filtering
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 1 (100.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec