Period
to 22 October 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 6 months to 22 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government (Local Authority, Local Council)
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 90 237 253
Rank change year-on-year +147 +16 +68
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 32 30 76
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.78% 0.44% 0.72%
As % of the General category 6.53% 1.35% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 36 23 70
Median annual salary £46,250 £42,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.12% +2.44% +35.17%
10th Percentile £32,124 £17,450 £20,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,056 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.57% - +5.88%

Local Government 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 East of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 490 2,228 3,887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.27% 32.47% 36.68%
Number of salaries quoted 338 1,459 2,748
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £74,125 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +0.92% +3.81%

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Local Government as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in the East of England

Local Government
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Local Government in the East of England.

Salary trend for Local Government in the East of England

Local Government
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Local Government in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Local Government in the East of England

Local Government
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the East of England region over the 6 months to 22 October 2020. 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
Essex +37 25 £44,000 +4.76% 2
Norfolk - 4 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire +87 2 £47,500 +39.71% 4
Bedfordshire +51 2 £47,500 -47.22% 1
Cambridgeshire +76 1 £42,500 +21.43%
Local Government
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2020, IT jobs citing Local Government 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 East of England region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 14 (43.75%) ITIL
1 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) Customer-Centricity
3 8 (25.00%) Azure
4 7 (21.88%) Collaborative Working
5 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery
5 6 (18.75%) Project Management
6 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
6 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
6 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
6 5 (15.63%) Windows
6 5 (15.63%) SQL
6 5 (15.63%) Change Management
6 5 (15.63%) AWS
6 5 (15.63%) Incident Management
6 5 (15.63%) SDLC
7 4 (12.50%) PaaS
7 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
7 4 (12.50%) Strategic Thinking
7 4 (12.50%) Office 365
7 4 (12.50%) IaaS
7 4 (12.50%) Contract Management
7 4 (12.50%) Thought Leadership
7 4 (12.50%) Public Sector
8 3 (9.38%) Design Thinking
8 3 (9.38%) Architecture Governance
8 3 (9.38%) Liquidlogic
8 3 (9.38%) Product Backlog
8 3 (9.38%) Backlog Prioritisation
8 3 (9.38%) Smart City

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) Azure
2 5 (15.63%) AWS
3 4 (12.50%) IaaS
3 4 (12.50%) Office 365
3 4 (12.50%) PaaS
4 1 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) DHCP
1 1 (3.13%) DNS
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
1 1 (3.13%) LAN
1 1 (3.13%) RFID
1 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Big Data
2 1 (3.13%) GIS
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.13%) SSDT
General
1 4 (12.50%) Public Sector
1 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Environmental Health
3 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) IT Manager
2 5 (15.63%) Applications Support
2 5 (15.63%) Product Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Telecoms Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Change Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Business Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Performance Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Applications Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Citrix Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) Incident Manager
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Technical Support
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Service Desk Support
6 1 (3.13%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Self-Motivation
1 3 (9.38%) Smart City
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (43.75%) ITIL
2 9 (28.13%) Customer-Centricity
3 7 (21.88%) Collaborative Working
4 6 (18.75%) Project Management
4 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery
5 5 (15.63%) Change Management
5 5 (15.63%) Incident Management
5 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
5 5 (15.63%) SDLC
6 4 (12.50%) Contract Management
6 4 (12.50%) Strategic Thinking
6 4 (12.50%) Thought Leadership
7 3 (9.38%) Architecture Governance
7 3 (9.38%) Backlog Prioritisation
7 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
7 3 (9.38%) Product Backlog
7 3 (9.38%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (9.38%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) MCSE
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) PMP
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) vSphere
3 1 (3.13%) Docker
3 1 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (3.13%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.13%) Puppet
2 1 (3.13%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Liquidlogic
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco
3 2 (6.25%) Civica
3 2 (6.25%) Northgate
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) Citrix
4 1 (3.13%) SAP