Period
to 30 October 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 30 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Sector
Central London > City of London
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 133 188 204
Rank change year-on-year +55 +16 +22
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 55 145 152
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.49% 1.44% 1.36%
As % of the General category 2.91% 2.96% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 55 147 117
Median annual salary £58,500 £68,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.97% +4.62% +23.81%
10th Percentile £35,815 £30,000 £33,800
90th Percentile £84,500 £101,000 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -12.00% +19.05%

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 1,890 4,893 5,936
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 51.34% 48.46% 53.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,673 4,237 5,297
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

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 30 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Public Sector in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 21 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (34.55%) Programme Management
2 19 (34.55%) Finance
2 19 (34.55%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (32.73%) Telecoms
3 18 (32.73%) Marketing
4 17 (30.91%) Electronics
4 17 (30.91%) Manufacturing
4 17 (30.91%) SAP
4 17 (30.91%) Digital Marketing
5 14 (25.45%) Security Cleared
6 12 (21.82%) SC Cleared
7 9 (16.36%) DevOps
8 8 (14.55%) Java
8 8 (14.55%) SQL
9 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
9 7 (12.73%) Analytics
10 6 (10.91%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (10.91%) REST
10 6 (10.91%) AWS
10 6 (10.91%) Fintech
10 6 (10.91%) Firewall
10 6 (10.91%) Banking
10 6 (10.91%) Degree
11 5 (9.09%) Risk Management
11 5 (9.09%) Cisco
11 5 (9.09%) Python
11 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
11 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
11 5 (9.09%) Kubernetes

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 2 (3.64%) Confluence
2 1 (1.82%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.82%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.82%) Camunda
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) AWS
2 5 (9.09%) Azure
3 3 (5.45%) Amazon EKS
3 3 (5.45%) Office 365
3 3 (5.45%) Power Platform
4 2 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.82%) Amazon ECS
5 1 (1.82%) GCP
5 1 (1.82%) Google Docs
5 1 (1.82%) Google Sheets
5 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) Firewall
2 3 (5.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) MySQL
2 3 (5.45%) Big Data
2 3 (5.45%) Looker
2 3 (5.45%) Power BI
3 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.82%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.82%) Blockchain
4 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.82%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (1.82%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (1.82%) GIS
4 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.82%) HBase
4 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.82%) Spatial Data
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.45%) JIRA
2 2 (3.64%) PHPUnit
General
1 19 (34.55%) Finance
2 18 (32.73%) Marketing
2 18 (32.73%) Telecoms
3 17 (30.91%) Electronics
3 17 (30.91%) Manufacturing
4 6 (10.91%) Banking
5 3 (5.45%) Retail
6 2 (3.64%) Legal
6 2 (3.64%) Police
7 1 (1.82%) Billing
7 1 (1.82%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (16.36%) Developer
2 6 (10.91%) Analyst
2 6 (10.91%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 5 (9.09%) Product Manager
4 4 (7.27%) Data Analyst
4 4 (7.27%) Designer
4 4 (7.27%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (7.27%) Senior Designer
4 4 (7.27%) Senior DevOps
4 4 (7.27%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) Architect
5 3 (5.45%) AWS DevOps
5 3 (5.45%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Data Architect
5 3 (5.45%) Digital Product Manager
5 3 (5.45%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) REST
2 3 (5.45%) CSS
2 3 (5.45%) HTML
2 3 (5.45%) Node.js
2 3 (5.45%) RESTful
3 2 (3.64%) Java SE
3 2 (3.64%) Laravel
3 2 (3.64%) Spring
3 2 (3.64%) Spring Boot
3 2 (3.64%) Vue.js
3 2 (3.64%) Web Services
4 1 (1.82%) Kafka
4 1 (1.82%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) User Experience
2 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.64%) EMC VNX
3 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.64%) Media Streaming
3 2 (3.64%) NHS
3 2 (3.64%) Video\Live Streaming
4 1 (1.82%) Blog
4 1 (1.82%) IPTV
4 1 (1.82%) LIMS
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (1.82%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.82%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.82%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Linux
2 3 (5.45%) Windows
3 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (34.55%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (34.55%) Programme Management
3 17 (30.91%) Digital Marketing
4 9 (16.36%) DevOps
5 7 (12.73%) Analytics
6 6 (10.91%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (10.91%) Fintech
7 5 (9.09%) Data Science
7 5 (9.09%) Open Source
7 5 (9.09%) Risk Management
8 4 (7.27%) Business Case
8 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
8 4 (7.27%) Data Strategy
8 4 (7.27%) Design Thinking
8 4 (7.27%) Information Security
8 4 (7.27%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.27%) Product Management
8 4 (7.27%) Service Design
8 4 (7.27%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.55%) Java
1 8 (14.55%) SQL
2 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 5 (9.09%) Python
3 4 (7.27%) Java 8
4 2 (3.64%) Perl
4 2 (3.64%) PHP
4 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.82%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (25.45%) Security Cleared
2 12 (21.82%) SC Cleared
3 6 (10.91%) Degree
4 4 (7.27%) SANS
5 3 (5.45%) CISM
6 2 (3.64%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (3.64%) Master's Degree
6 2 (3.64%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (1.82%) ACCA
7 1 (1.82%) CCNP
7 1 (1.82%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (1.82%) CIMA
7 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.82%) CISSP
7 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.82%) ISEB
7 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.64%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (7.27%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.27%) Docker
2 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.64%) vSphere
3 1 (1.82%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 3 (5.45%) QRadar
2 3 (5.45%) Terraform
3 2 (3.64%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.64%) SCCM
3 2 (3.64%) SCOM
4 1 (1.82%) Ansible
4 1 (1.82%) Istio
4 1 (1.82%) linkerd
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) SAP
2 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.09%) Cisco
4 3 (5.45%) ArcSight
4 3 (5.45%) BeyondTrust
4 3 (5.45%) Bomgar
4 3 (5.45%) CheckPoint
4 3 (5.45%) CyberArk
4 3 (5.45%) IBM
4 3 (5.45%) LogRhythm
4 3 (5.45%) NetWitness
4 3 (5.45%) Palo Alto
4 3 (5.45%) Splunk
4 3 (5.45%) Thycotic
4 3 (5.45%) VMware
5 2 (3.64%) Juniper
5 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.64%) SolarWinds
5 2 (3.64%) Symantec
6 1 (1.82%) ESRI