Period
to 13 October 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Sector in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Sector over the 6 months to 13 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Sector
England > East of England
6 months to
13 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 136 152 110
Rank change year-on-year +16 -42 +56
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 150 212 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.17% 2.00% 2.92%
As % of the General category 6.66% 5.43% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 136 164 309
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £24,875 £25,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%

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 East of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,251 3,905 4,339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 32.61% 36.77% 37.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,487 2,755 3,363
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.85% +2.86% +5.00%

Public Sector
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Public Sector as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Public Sector in the East of England

Public Sector
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Public Sector in the East of England.

Salary trend for Public Sector in the East of England

Public Sector
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Public Sector in the East of England over the 6 months to 13 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Public Sector in the East of England

Public Sector
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 Public Sector within the East of England region over the 6 months to 13 October 2019. 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
Hertfordshire -4 48 £65,000 +18.18% 13
Cambridgeshire +50 40 £30,000 -36.84% 4
Essex +36 40 £42,500 -5.56% 9
Bedfordshire -24 11 £52,500 +28.72% 6
Suffolk +14 6 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Norfolk +3 5 £38,132 -15.26% 1
Public Sector
England

For the 6 months to 13 October 2019, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Public Sector.

1 55 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 46 (30.67%) ITIL
3 41 (27.33%) SQL
4 40 (26.67%) Active Directory
5 37 (24.67%) VMware
6 36 (24.00%) Finance
6 36 (24.00%) Windows
7 35 (23.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 34 (22.67%) Security Cleared
9 31 (20.67%) C#
10 30 (20.00%) Oracle
10 30 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 30 (20.00%) SLA
10 30 (20.00%) Migration
10 30 (20.00%) SC Cleared
10 30 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 29 (19.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 27 (18.00%) Hyper-V
13 25 (16.67%) HP
14 24 (16.00%) Veeam
14 24 (16.00%) HP Data Protector
14 24 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 24 (16.00%) Degree
15 23 (15.33%) Data Migration
15 23 (15.33%) IBM
15 23 (15.33%) ETL
15 23 (15.33%) PostgreSQL
15 23 (15.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
15 23 (15.33%) Talend
16 22 (14.67%) IBM InfoSphere

Public Sector
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 12 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.33%) InfoPath
1 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.00%) Azure
1 15 (10.00%) Office 365
2 11 (7.33%) AWS
3 2 (1.33%) SaaS
4 1 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.67%) IaaS
4 1 (0.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.00%) Network Security
2 5 (3.33%) Firewall
3 4 (2.67%) DNS
3 4 (2.67%) LAN
3 4 (2.67%) WAN
4 3 (2.00%) DHCP
4 3 (2.00%) iSCSI
4 3 (2.00%) VoIP
5 2 (1.33%) FCoE
5 2 (1.33%) NAS
5 2 (1.33%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (1.33%) SAN
5 2 (1.33%) Skype
5 2 (1.33%) Wireless
6 1 (0.67%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (15.33%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (14.67%) IBM InfoSphere
5 6 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (2.00%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.00%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 6 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.67%) JIRA
3 2 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.33%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.67%) GitLab
4 1 (0.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.67%) JUnit
4 1 (0.67%) Subversion
General
1 36 (24.00%) Finance
2 18 (12.00%) Electronics
2 18 (12.00%) Manufacturing
2 18 (12.00%) Marketing
2 18 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 11 (7.33%) Local Government
4 6 (4.00%) Retail
5 5 (3.33%) Police
6 3 (2.00%) Aerospace
6 3 (2.00%) Legal
7 1 (0.67%) Law
7 1 (0.67%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 27 (18.00%) Developer
2 26 (17.33%) C# Developer
3 23 (15.33%) Consultant
3 23 (15.33%) Data Migration Developer
3 23 (15.33%) ETL Developer
3 23 (15.33%) Oracle Developer
3 23 (15.33%) Oracle ETL Developer
3 23 (15.33%) PostgreSQL Developer
3 23 (15.33%) SQL Developer
3 23 (15.33%) SQL Server Developer
4 21 (14.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (9.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 14 (9.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
6 10 (6.67%) Network Consultant
6 10 (6.67%) Network Security Consultant
6 10 (6.67%) Security Consultant
7 9 (6.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 8 (5.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 8 (5.33%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.33%) .NET
2 6 (4.00%) HTML
3 4 (2.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (2.67%) HTML5
3 4 (2.67%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 4 (2.67%) React
3 4 (2.67%) Reactive Extensions
3 4 (2.67%) WCF
4 2 (1.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.33%) Backbone.js
4 2 (1.33%) CSS
4 2 (1.33%) J2EE
4 2 (1.33%) jQuery
4 2 (1.33%) JSON
4 2 (1.33%) LDAP
4 2 (1.33%) REST
4 2 (1.33%) SailPoint
4 2 (1.33%) SOAP
5 1 (0.67%) Web Services
5 1 (0.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.33%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.67%) Clustering
3 7 (4.67%) EMC VNX
4 6 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.00%) NHS
5 4 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.67%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.00%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.33%) Acoustics
7 2 (1.33%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.33%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.33%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (1.33%) Freedom of Information Act
7 2 (1.33%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.67%) Blog
8 1 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.67%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 36 (24.00%) Windows
2 13 (8.67%) Windows Server
3 11 (7.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (7.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (4.00%) Linux
5 5 (3.33%) Windows 10
6 3 (2.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.33%) Unix
7 2 (1.33%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (30.67%) ITIL
2 35 (23.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 30 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (20.00%) Migration
4 23 (15.33%) Data Migration
4 23 (15.33%) ETL
4 23 (15.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 20 (13.33%) Programme Management
6 19 (12.67%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
8 16 (10.67%) Project Management
9 14 (9.33%) Service Management
10 11 (7.33%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (7.33%) Service Delivery
10 11 (7.33%) SFIA
11 10 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
11 10 (6.67%) PRINCE2
12 9 (6.00%) IT Strategy
12 9 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (5.33%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 41 (27.33%) SQL
2 31 (20.67%) C#
3 5 (3.33%) C
3 5 (3.33%) Python
4 4 (2.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.67%) T-SQL
4 4 (2.67%) XAML
5 3 (2.00%) Java
5 3 (2.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.00%) Ruby
6 2 (1.33%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.67%) Go
7 1 (0.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (22.67%) Security Cleared
2 30 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 24 (16.00%) Degree
4 4 (2.67%) CISM
4 4 (2.67%) CISSP
5 3 (2.00%) APMP
5 3 (2.00%) CCNA
5 3 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.67%) CCNP
7 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.67%) MCSE
7 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.67%) RHCE
7 1 (0.67%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (20.00%) SLA
2 15 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (8.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 13 (8.67%) PCI DSS
4 10 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 10 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (2.00%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (1.33%) COBIT
6 2 (1.33%) GDPR
6 2 (1.33%) NCSC
7 1 (0.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 40 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 29 (19.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (18.00%) Hyper-V
4 12 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.00%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.33%) Docker
6 2 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.33%) XenApp
7 1 (0.67%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (16.00%) HP Data Protector
2 10 (6.67%) CASB
2 10 (6.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (3.33%) SCCM
4 3 (2.00%) Puppet
5 2 (1.33%) Ansible
5 2 (1.33%) Nagios
5 2 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.33%) Terraform
6 1 (0.67%) Consul
6 1 (0.67%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.67%) Grafana
6 1 (0.67%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.67%) Opsview
6 1 (0.67%) Packer
6 1 (0.67%) PowerCLI
6 1 (0.67%) SCOM
6 1 (0.67%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 55 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 37 (24.67%) VMware
3 30 (20.00%) Oracle
4 25 (16.67%) HP
5 24 (16.00%) Veeam
6 23 (15.33%) IBM
6 23 (15.33%) Talend
7 19 (12.67%) SAP
8 10 (6.67%) McAfee
8 10 (6.67%) Symantec
8 10 (6.67%) Trend Micro
9 8 (5.33%) 3PAR
9 8 (5.33%) EMC
10 7 (4.67%) Isilon
11 4 (2.67%) Cisco
12 3 (2.00%) Citrix
13 2 (1.33%) Capita
14 1 (0.67%) Brocade
14 1 (0.67%) Google
14 1 (0.67%) SolarWinds