Period
to 25 May 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Sector in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Sector over the 6 months to 25 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Sector
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 183 214 246
Rank change year-on-year +31 +32 -22
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 85 112 96
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.22% 1.11% 0.90%
As % of the General category 2.44% 2.13% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 73 103 85
Median annual salary £77,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.91% -4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £41,050 £26,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £88,250 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £56,514 £50,000 £55,500
% change year-on-year +13.03% -9.91% +11.00%

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 the City of London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3,487 5,265 6,313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 50.08% 51.96% 58.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3,022 4,639 5,610
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £40,750 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £106,500 £97,500 £95,050
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -

Public Sector
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Sector in the City of London

Public Sector
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Public Sector in the City of London.

Salary trend for Public Sector in the City of London

Public Sector
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Public Sector in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Public Sector in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 May 2020, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Public Sector.

1 29 (34.12%) Finance
2 25 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (24.71%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 20 (23.53%) Marketing
5 19 (22.35%) Programme Management
6 17 (20.00%) Java
7 16 (18.82%) SAP
7 16 (18.82%) Telecoms
7 16 (18.82%) Digital Marketing
8 15 (17.65%) Security Architecture
8 15 (17.65%) Manufacturing
8 15 (17.65%) Information Security
8 15 (17.65%) Electronics
9 14 (16.47%) TOGAF
9 14 (16.47%) SABSA
10 13 (15.29%) Identity Management
10 13 (15.29%) CISM
10 13 (15.29%) CISSP
11 12 (14.12%) Microsoft Office
12 11 (12.94%) AWS
12 11 (12.94%) RESTful
12 11 (12.94%) Problem-Solving
13 10 (11.76%) CESG Certified Professional
13 10 (11.76%) Azure
13 10 (11.76%) GCP
14 9 (10.59%) Firewall
14 9 (10.59%) Banking
14 9 (10.59%) Retail
15 8 (9.41%) Maven

Public Sector
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 (9.41%) IIS
1 8 (9.41%) Mule
1 8 (9.41%) Mule ESB
2 4 (4.71%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.35%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.18%) Apache
4 1 (1.18%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.18%) Confluence
4 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (14.12%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.35%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.18%) InVision
4 1 (1.18%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.94%) AWS
2 10 (11.76%) Azure
2 10 (11.76%) GCP
3 8 (9.41%) Office 365
4 3 (3.53%) SaaS
5 2 (2.35%) Power Platform
6 1 (1.18%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (1.18%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.18%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.59%) Firewall
2 6 (7.06%) Internet
3 2 (2.35%) Skype
4 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.35%) Big Data
1 2 (2.35%) Power BI
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon Athena
2 1 (1.18%) Apache Hive
2 1 (1.18%) Data Lake
2 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Cucumber
1 8 (9.41%) Git (software)
1 8 (9.41%) JBehave
1 8 (9.41%) JUnit
1 8 (9.41%) Maven
2 5 (5.88%) Selenium
3 1 (1.18%) JIRA
General
1 29 (34.12%) Finance
2 20 (23.53%) Marketing
3 16 (18.82%) Telecoms
4 15 (17.65%) Electronics
4 15 (17.65%) Manufacturing
5 9 (10.59%) Banking
5 9 (10.59%) Retail
6 4 (4.71%) Police
7 1 (1.18%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (12.94%) Developer
2 9 (10.59%) Architect
2 9 (10.59%) Consultant
3 8 (9.41%) Integration Developer
3 8 (9.41%) Java Developer
3 8 (9.41%) MuleSoft Developer
3 8 (9.41%) Principal Architect
3 8 (9.41%) Principal Security Architect
3 8 (9.41%) Security Architect
3 8 (9.41%) Senior Developer
3 8 (9.41%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (8.24%) Security Consultant
5 6 (7.06%) Cloud Consultant
5 6 (7.06%) Security Engineer
5 6 (7.06%) Senior Consultant
5 6 (7.06%) Senior Security Consultant
6 5 (5.88%) Support Officer
7 4 (4.71%) Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) Security Manager
7 4 (4.71%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.94%) RESTful
2 8 (9.41%) Middleware
2 8 (9.41%) SOAP
2 8 (9.41%) Web Services
3 4 (4.71%) HTML
4 2 (2.35%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (2.35%) REST
4 2 (2.35%) Spring
4 2 (2.35%) Spring Boot
4 2 (2.35%) Spring Cloud
5 1 (1.18%) Apache Beam
5 1 (1.18%) Node.js
5 1 (1.18%) React
5 1 (1.18%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.41%) Public Cloud
2 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.24%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.88%) User Experience
4 3 (3.53%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.53%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.35%) Cloud Native
5 2 (2.35%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.18%) Blog
6 1 (1.18%) CCTV
6 1 (1.18%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (1.18%) PMI
6 1 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.71%) Windows
2 3 (3.53%) Linux
2 3 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (3.53%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (24.71%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (22.35%) Programme Management
4 16 (18.82%) Digital Marketing
5 15 (17.65%) Information Security
5 15 (17.65%) Security Architecture
6 14 (16.47%) SABSA
6 14 (16.47%) TOGAF
7 13 (15.29%) Identity Management
8 11 (12.94%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (9.41%) Cyber Resilience
9 8 (9.41%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (9.41%) Integration Testing
9 8 (9.41%) ITIL
9 8 (9.41%) Project Management
9 8 (9.41%) Security Monitoring
9 8 (9.41%) SOA
10 6 (7.06%) Risk Management
10 6 (7.06%) Service Delivery
10 6 (7.06%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.00%) Java
2 5 (5.88%) C#
3 3 (3.53%) C++
4 2 (2.35%) C
4 2 (2.35%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.35%) Python
4 2 (2.35%) Ruby
5 1 (1.18%) Java 8
5 1 (1.18%) PHP
5 1 (1.18%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (15.29%) CISM
1 13 (15.29%) CISSP
2 10 (11.76%) CESG Certified Professional
3 8 (9.41%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (9.41%) IISP
4 7 (8.24%) SANS
4 7 (8.24%) SC Cleared
4 7 (8.24%) Security Cleared
5 4 (4.71%) Degree
6 3 (3.53%) ISEB
6 3 (3.53%) ISTQB
7 2 (2.35%) CCNP
8 1 (1.18%) ACCA
8 1 (1.18%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.18%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (4.71%) PMO
1 4 (4.71%) QA
2 2 (2.35%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.06%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.71%) Docker
3 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.88%) QRadar
2 3 (3.53%) Kubernetes
2 3 (3.53%) Terraform
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (2.35%) SCCM
4 1 (1.18%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 20 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 16 (18.82%) SAP
3 8 (9.41%) MuleSoft
4 5 (5.88%) ArcSight
4 5 (5.88%) BeyondTrust
4 5 (5.88%) Bomgar
4 5 (5.88%) CheckPoint
4 5 (5.88%) Cisco
4 5 (5.88%) CyberArk
4 5 (5.88%) Google
4 5 (5.88%) IBM
4 5 (5.88%) LogRhythm
4 5 (5.88%) NetWitness
4 5 (5.88%) Palo Alto
4 5 (5.88%) Splunk
4 5 (5.88%) Thycotic
5 4 (4.71%) Oracle
6 3 (3.53%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.18%) VMware