Period
to 21 January 2020

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 21 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Sector
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 141 130 148
Rank change year-on-year -11 +18 +14
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 128 240 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.08% 2.54% 2.03%
As % of the General category 5.85% 7.38% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 112 199 227
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £45,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.08% +0.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +8.25% +7.78%

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 2,187 3,252 4,322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 35.54% 34.43% 36.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,391 2,265 3,348
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,100 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +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 21 January 2020.

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 21 January 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
Cambridgeshire +18 36 £40,000 -27.27% 15
Hertfordshire -5 35 £65,000 +8.33% 6
Essex -14 32 £42,500 +1.19% 4
Bedfordshire 0 11 £52,500 +64.38% 4
Norfolk -7 9 £36,000 -1.88% 2
Suffolk - 5 £50,000 -
Public Sector
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 East of England region with a requirement for Public Sector.

1 51 (39.84%) Finance
2 45 (35.16%) Microsoft
3 40 (31.25%) SQL
4 38 (29.69%) Programme Management
5 37 (28.91%) SAP
5 37 (28.91%) Business Intelligence
6 36 (28.13%) Electronics
6 36 (28.13%) Telecoms
6 36 (28.13%) Manufacturing
6 36 (28.13%) Marketing
6 36 (28.13%) Digital Marketing
7 31 (24.22%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (21.88%) Migration
8 28 (21.88%) Active Directory
9 27 (21.09%) Windows
9 27 (21.09%) SC Cleared
9 27 (21.09%) Security Cleared
10 25 (19.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 25 (19.53%) ITIL
11 24 (18.75%) C#
11 24 (18.75%) Oracle
11 24 (18.75%) ETL
11 24 (18.75%) VMware
12 23 (17.97%) SQL Server
13 22 (17.19%) IBM
14 21 (16.41%) PostgreSQL
14 21 (16.41%) Data Migration
14 21 (16.41%) Talend
14 21 (16.41%) IBM InfoSphere
14 21 (16.41%) Scaled Agile Framework

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 11 (8.59%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.56%) Confluence
4 1 (0.78%) Apache
4 1 (0.78%) CMS
4 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.78%) InfoPath
1 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.59%) Office 365
2 10 (7.81%) AWS
3 9 (7.03%) Azure
4 4 (3.13%) Power Platform
5 3 (2.34%) SaaS
6 1 (0.78%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.78%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.03%) Internet
2 5 (3.91%) Bluetooth
3 4 (3.13%) Firewall
3 4 (3.13%) iSCSI
3 4 (3.13%) LAN
3 4 (3.13%) WAN
3 4 (3.13%) Wireless
4 3 (2.34%) DHCP
4 3 (2.34%) DNS
4 3 (2.34%) FCoE
4 3 (2.34%) NAS
4 3 (2.34%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (2.34%) SAN
4 3 (2.34%) VoIP
5 2 (1.56%) Skype
5 2 (1.56%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.78%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.78%) OSPF
6 1 (0.78%) SNMP
6 1 (0.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (19.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 23 (17.97%) SQL Server
3 21 (16.41%) IBM InfoSphere
3 21 (16.41%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.13%) Power BI
4 4 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.34%) QlikView
5 3 (2.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.78%) Big Data
6 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (6.25%) JIRA
2 5 (3.91%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 51 (39.84%) Finance
2 36 (28.13%) Electronics
2 36 (28.13%) Manufacturing
2 36 (28.13%) Marketing
2 36 (28.13%) Telecoms
3 10 (7.81%) Local Government
3 10 (7.81%) Retail
4 5 (3.91%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.34%) Legal
5 3 (2.34%) Social Housing
6 2 (1.56%) Police
7 1 (0.78%) French Language
7 1 (0.78%) German Language
7 1 (0.78%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (17.19%) Developer
2 21 (16.41%) C# Developer
2 21 (16.41%) Data Migration Developer
2 21 (16.41%) ETL Developer
2 21 (16.41%) Oracle Developer
2 21 (16.41%) Oracle ETL Developer
2 21 (16.41%) PostgreSQL Developer
2 21 (16.41%) SQL Developer
2 21 (16.41%) SQL Server Developer
3 18 (14.06%) Consultant
4 13 (10.16%) 2nd Line Support
5 12 (9.38%) Analyst
6 11 (8.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 11 (8.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (7.81%) Architect
8 8 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 8 (6.25%) Junior
8 8 (6.25%) Server Consultant
8 8 (6.25%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.13%) Qt
2 3 (2.34%) .NET
3 2 (1.56%) CSS
3 2 (1.56%) HTML
3 2 (1.56%) J2EE
3 2 (1.56%) LDAP
3 2 (1.56%) REST
3 2 (1.56%) SailPoint
3 2 (1.56%) SOAP
4 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.78%) Backbone.js
4 1 (0.78%) jQuery
4 1 (0.78%) scikit-learn
4 1 (0.78%) TensorFlow
4 1 (0.78%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.38%) Clustering
2 11 (8.59%) Data Centre
3 9 (7.03%) EMC VNX
4 7 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.47%) NHS
5 5 (3.91%) Media Streaming
5 5 (3.91%) Music Streaming
6 4 (3.13%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.34%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (2.34%) Replication
8 2 (1.56%) Acoustics
8 2 (1.56%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.56%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.56%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.56%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.78%) Blog
9 1 (0.78%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.78%) Freedom of Information Act
9 1 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.78%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 27 (21.09%) Windows
2 18 (14.06%) Linux
3 10 (7.81%) Windows Server
4 9 (7.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (5.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.91%) Unix
7 4 (3.13%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (1.56%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.56%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (29.69%) Programme Management
2 37 (28.91%) Business Intelligence
3 36 (28.13%) Digital Marketing
4 31 (24.22%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (21.88%) Migration
6 25 (19.53%) ITIL
7 24 (18.75%) ETL
8 21 (16.41%) Data Migration
8 21 (16.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 21 (16.41%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 18 (14.06%) Project Management
10 16 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
11 13 (10.16%) Service Management
12 11 (8.59%) Service Delivery
13 10 (7.81%) Performance Tuning
14 9 (7.03%) Security Monitoring
15 8 (6.25%) Change Management
15 8 (6.25%) Network Management
16 7 (5.47%) ITSM
17 6 (4.69%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 40 (31.25%) SQL
2 24 (18.75%) C#
3 11 (8.59%) C
4 9 (7.03%) C++
5 5 (3.91%) Embedded C
6 3 (2.34%) Java
6 3 (2.34%) MATLAB
6 3 (2.34%) Python
7 1 (0.78%) Perl
7 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (21.09%) SC Cleared
1 27 (21.09%) Security Cleared
2 16 (12.50%) Degree
3 5 (3.91%) CCNA
3 5 (3.91%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.13%) CISM
4 4 (3.13%) CISSP
5 3 (2.34%) APMP
5 3 (2.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.56%) AWS Certification
6 2 (1.56%) CCNP
7 1 (0.78%) PhD
7 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.94%) SLA
2 8 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.13%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (3.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (3.13%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.56%) COBIT
4 2 (1.56%) NCSC
5 1 (0.78%) GDPR
5 1 (0.78%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (21.88%) Active Directory
2 13 (10.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (8.59%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.56%) XenApp
4 2 (1.56%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.78%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (6.25%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (1.56%) SCCM
3 1 (0.78%) CASB
3 1 (0.78%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 45 (35.16%) Microsoft
2 37 (28.91%) SAP
3 24 (18.75%) Oracle
3 24 (18.75%) VMware
4 22 (17.19%) IBM
5 21 (16.41%) Talend
6 10 (7.81%) EMC
6 10 (7.81%) HP
6 10 (7.81%) Veeam
7 9 (7.03%) 3PAR
7 9 (7.03%) Isilon
8 7 (5.47%) Cisco
9 4 (3.13%) Citrix
9 4 (3.13%) Remedy
9 4 (3.13%) Spotify
10 3 (2.34%) Tableau
11 1 (0.78%) BT
11 1 (0.78%) McAfee
11 1 (0.78%) Symantec
11 1 (0.78%) Trend Micro