Period
to 24 July 2021

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 24 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Sector
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 139 139 115
Rank change year-on-year 0 -24 +68
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 74 39 188
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.56% 1.21% 2.53%
As % of the General category 2.62% 2.26% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 63 36 167
10th Percentile £30,900 £30,625 £24,875
25th Percentile £40,772 £41,250 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
75th Percentile £70,875 £65,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £77,500 " £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -3.85% +9.47%

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 2,823 1,724 3,963
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 59.43% 53.66% 53.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,439 1,267 2,944
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £25,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,428 £32,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,350 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.88% +5.43% +5.00%

Public Sector
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Public Sector as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Public Sector in the East of England over the 6 months to 24 July 2021.

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 24 July 2021. 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 +33 31 £57,500 +76.92% 10
Cambridgeshire -32 20 £47,500 +11.76% 10
Hertfordshire -18 14 £55,000 -15.38% 4
Bedfordshire -6 8 £43,000 -9.47% 2
Norfolk -7 1 £41,697 +2.95%
Public Sector
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2021, 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 37 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (43.24%) DevOps
3 26 (35.14%) Security Cleared
4 19 (25.68%) Azure
4 19 (25.68%) SC Cleared
5 18 (24.32%) REST
5 18 (24.32%) AWS
6 15 (20.27%) Finance
7 14 (18.92%) ITIL
8 13 (17.57%) Windows
8 13 (17.57%) Java
8 13 (17.57%) SAP
8 13 (17.57%) Firewall
8 13 (17.57%) Microsoft 365
9 12 (16.22%) Jenkins
9 12 (16.22%) Telecoms
9 12 (16.22%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (14.86%) JavaScript
10 11 (14.86%) C#
10 11 (14.86%) Linux
10 11 (14.86%) Microsoft
11 10 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (13.51%) Programme Management
11 10 (13.51%) Manufacturing
11 10 (13.51%) Scrum
11 10 (13.51%) Electronics
11 10 (13.51%) Microservices
11 10 (13.51%) Ansible
11 10 (13.51%) SIEM
11 10 (13.51%) JIRA

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 8 (10.81%) Confluence
2 7 (9.46%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.11%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.70%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.70%) Red Hat Fuse
5 1 (1.35%) CMS
5 1 (1.35%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.35%) Kentico
5 1 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (1.35%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 19 (25.68%) Azure
2 18 (24.32%) AWS
3 13 (17.57%) Microsoft 365
4 5 (6.76%) Amazon EKS
5 3 (4.05%) Power Platform
5 3 (4.05%) Serverless
6 2 (2.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (2.70%) Amazon ECS
6 2 (2.70%) Amazon GuardDuty
6 2 (2.70%) GCP
6 2 (2.70%) SaaS
7 1 (1.35%) Azure Functions
7 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.35%) Google Workspace
7 1 (1.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.57%) Firewall
2 8 (10.81%) HTTP
3 7 (9.46%) Internet
4 5 (6.76%) MPLS
5 4 (5.41%) DNS
5 4 (5.41%) LAN
5 4 (5.41%) VPN
5 4 (5.41%) WAN
6 3 (4.05%) Network Security
7 2 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.70%) DHCP
7 2 (2.70%) ISDN
7 2 (2.70%) SSL
7 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.70%) Wireless
8 1 (1.35%) BGP
8 1 (1.35%) IPsec
8 1 (1.35%) OSPF
8 1 (1.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.16%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.46%) MySQL
2 7 (9.46%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.76%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.70%) Tableau
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (16.22%) Jenkins
2 10 (13.51%) JIRA
3 7 (9.46%) Cucumber
3 7 (9.46%) GitLab
3 7 (9.46%) Maven
4 5 (6.76%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (20.27%) Finance
2 12 (16.22%) Telecoms
3 10 (13.51%) Electronics
3 10 (13.51%) Manufacturing
3 10 (13.51%) Marketing
4 9 (12.16%) Local Government
4 9 (12.16%) Social Skills
5 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.76%) Police
6 2 (2.70%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 2 (2.70%) Influencing Skills
6 2 (2.70%) Organisational Skills
7 1 (1.35%) Presentation Skills
7 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (24.32%) Architect
2 13 (17.57%) Developer
3 7 (9.46%) Analyst
4 6 (8.11%) .NET Developer
4 6 (8.11%) Security Architect
4 6 (8.11%) Software Developer
4 6 (8.11%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (6.76%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (6.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (6.76%) C# Developer
5 5 (6.76%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (6.76%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.41%) Information Officer
6 4 (5.41%) Information Security Officer
6 4 (5.41%) Security Officer
7 3 (4.05%) Consultant
7 3 (4.05%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) IT Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Salesforce Architect
7 3 (4.05%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.32%) REST
2 9 (12.16%) .NET
2 9 (12.16%) Spring
2 9 (12.16%) Spring Boot
3 8 (10.81%) Elastic Stack
3 8 (10.81%) SOAP
3 8 (10.81%) Web Services
4 7 (9.46%) CSS
4 7 (9.46%) Node.js
4 7 (9.46%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (8.11%) .NET Framework
5 6 (8.11%) JMS
5 6 (8.11%) RESTful
6 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET
6 5 (6.76%) React
7 4 (5.41%) AngularJS
8 3 (4.05%) J2EE
9 2 (2.70%) HTML
9 2 (2.70%) LDAP
9 2 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.76%) Private Cloud
1 5 (6.76%) Wiki
2 4 (5.41%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.70%) NHS
4 1 (1.35%) Acoustics
4 1 (1.35%) Analogue Electronics
4 1 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.35%) iPad
4 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.57%) Windows
2 11 (14.86%) Linux
3 4 (5.41%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.70%) CentOS
5 2 (2.70%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.35%) Android
6 1 (1.35%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (43.24%) DevOps
3 14 (18.92%) ITIL
4 12 (16.22%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (13.51%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (13.51%) Microservices
5 10 (13.51%) Programme Management
5 10 (13.51%) Scrum
5 10 (13.51%) SIEM
6 9 (12.16%) BDD
6 9 (12.16%) TDD
6 9 (12.16%) Test Automation
7 8 (10.81%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 8 (10.81%) Kanban
7 8 (10.81%) Process Improvement
7 8 (10.81%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (9.46%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (8.11%) Information Security
9 6 (8.11%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.57%) Java
2 11 (14.86%) C#
2 11 (14.86%) JavaScript
3 9 (12.16%) SQL
4 7 (9.46%) T-SQL
5 5 (6.76%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.41%) Python
7 2 (2.70%) Java 11
7 2 (2.70%) Java 8
7 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.70%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.35%) Perl
8 1 (1.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (35.14%) Security Cleared
2 19 (25.68%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.46%) Degree
4 4 (5.41%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (5.41%) DBS Check
4 4 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.35%) CCDP
6 1 (1.35%) CCIE
6 1 (1.35%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.41%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (5.41%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 4 (5.41%) GRC
3 2 (2.70%) NCSC
3 2 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.81%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.05%) Docker
4 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (13.51%) Ansible
2 8 (10.81%) Kubernetes
3 6 (8.11%) Kibana
3 6 (8.11%) Terraform
4 2 (2.70%) FortiGate
4 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (2.70%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (2.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (17.57%) SAP
2 11 (14.86%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.46%) IBM
3 7 (9.46%) Oracle
3 7 (9.46%) ServiceNow
4 6 (8.11%) AppDynamics
4 6 (8.11%) VMware
5 4 (5.41%) Cisco
5 4 (5.41%) NEC
5 4 (5.41%) Northgate
5 4 (5.41%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (4.05%) Fortinet
6 3 (4.05%) Google
6 3 (4.05%) Juniper
7 2 (2.70%) Apple
7 2 (2.70%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.70%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.70%) Huawei
7 2 (2.70%) Pega