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

Public Sector
England > East of England
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 93 136 144
Rank change year-on-year +43 +8 -24
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 36 149 219
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.96% 2.17% 2.09%
As % of the General category 7.35% 6.73% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 49 140 187
Median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.74% -11.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £19,750 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £73,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,903
% change year-on-year -4.76% +3.14% +1.81%

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 490 2,214 3,859
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 26.66% 32.27% 36.90%
Number of salaries quoted 335 1,446 2,731
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,516 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 30 October 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 30 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 -10 14 £67,500 +58.82% 7
Hertfordshire +59 13 £47,500 -26.92% 16
Cambridgeshire +38 8 £20,000 -33.33% 5
Bedfordshire +52 6 £47,500 -13.64%
Norfolk +30 1 £40,500 +6.21% 2
Public Sector
England

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 East of England region with a requirement for Public Sector.

1 18 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (38.89%) SC Cleared
5 11 (30.56%) Office 365
6 10 (27.78%) Java
6 10 (27.78%) Scrum
7 9 (25.00%) Windows
7 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 9 (25.00%) DevOps
8 8 (22.22%) Ansible
8 8 (22.22%) Azure
8 8 (22.22%) AWS
8 8 (22.22%) Git (software)
8 8 (22.22%) Terraform
8 8 (22.22%) ITIL
8 8 (22.22%) Spring
9 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
9 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (19.44%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (19.44%) User Experience
10 6 (16.67%) Blog
10 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (16.67%) Windows 10
10 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
10 6 (16.67%) SAP
10 6 (16.67%) Sophos
10 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
10 6 (16.67%) Electronics

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 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.56%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.78%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 11 (30.56%) Office 365
2 8 (22.22%) AWS
2 8 (22.22%) Azure
3 3 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (5.56%) Amazon ECS
4 2 (5.56%) Amazon EKS
4 2 (5.56%) Serverless
5 1 (2.78%) GitHub
5 1 (2.78%) IaaS
5 1 (2.78%) PaaS
5 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (8.33%) Network Security
3 2 (5.56%) BGP
3 2 (5.56%) DWDM
3 2 (5.56%) Firewall
3 2 (5.56%) LAN
3 2 (5.56%) MPLS
3 2 (5.56%) OSPF
3 2 (5.56%) Unified Communications
3 2 (5.56%) VoIP
3 2 (5.56%) WAN
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.78%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.78%) IPsec
4 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.78%) NAS
4 1 (2.78%) SAN
4 1 (2.78%) SSL
4 1 (2.78%) VPN
4 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.56%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.11%) Maven
4 2 (5.56%) JIRA
5 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket Server
5 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.78%) Hudson
5 1 (2.78%) JMeter
5 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
2 6 (16.67%) Electronics
2 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 6 (16.67%) Marketing
3 4 (11.11%) Local Government
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Environmental Health
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Developer
2 6 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) 1st Line Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Consultant
3 4 (11.11%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Professional Services Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco Network Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Network Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) Spring
2 4 (11.11%) Spring Boot
3 3 (8.33%) Node.js
3 3 (8.33%) Web Services
4 2 (5.56%) .NET
4 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.56%) Apache Camel
4 2 (5.56%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (5.56%) Java EE
4 2 (5.56%) JMS
4 2 (5.56%) JPA
4 2 (5.56%) REST
5 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.78%) J2EE
5 1 (2.78%) Velocity
5 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) User Experience
2 6 (16.67%) Blog
3 4 (11.11%) Cybercrime
4 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.78%) Scrum
3 9 (25.00%) DevOps
4 8 (22.22%) ITIL
5 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (19.44%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (16.67%) Programme Management
6 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 5 (13.89%) Kanban
7 5 (13.89%) Project Management
7 5 (13.89%) Technical Leadership
8 4 (11.11%) BDD
8 4 (11.11%) Commercial Awareness
8 4 (11.11%) Critical Thinking
8 4 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (11.11%) Microservices
8 4 (11.11%) Presales
8 4 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) Java
2 4 (11.11%) Java 8
2 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.33%) C#
3 3 (8.33%) SQL
4 2 (5.56%) Python
5 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.78%) Ruby
5 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (38.89%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) MCSE
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.56%) CCNP
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.78%) ACCA
5 1 (2.78%) ACSA
5 1 (2.78%) ACSP
5 1 (2.78%) CCDA
5 1 (2.78%) CCNA
5 1 (2.78%) CEH
5 1 (2.78%) CISSP
5 1 (2.78%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.78%) Degree
5 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) JNCIA
5 1 (2.78%) PMP
5 1 (2.78%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) GDPR
1 2 (5.56%) NCSC
2 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.33%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (5.56%) Docker
3 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) Ansible
1 8 (22.22%) Terraform
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (8.33%) SCCM
3 2 (5.56%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.78%) Nexpose
4 1 (2.78%) QRadar
4 1 (2.78%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) SAP
2 6 (16.67%) Sophos
3 5 (13.89%) Cisco
4 3 (8.33%) IBM
4 3 (8.33%) Juniper
5 2 (5.56%) Avaya
5 2 (5.56%) Dell
5 2 (5.56%) Nokia
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle
5 2 (5.56%) Pega
5 2 (5.56%) Talend
5 2 (5.56%) VMware
5 2 (5.56%) WSO2
5 2 (5.56%) YouTube
6 1 (2.78%) Aruba
6 1 (2.78%) Brocade
6 1 (2.78%) Forcepoint
6 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds