The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Government
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 136 142 155
Rank change year-on-year +6 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 6 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.27% 0.66% 0.13%
As % of the General category 0.69% 1.50% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 3
Median salary - £42,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.78%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +47.05% -9.33%  

Local Government is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 871 1135 887
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 39.75% 44.22% 38.27%
Number of salaries quoted 733 893 682
Median salary £46,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.15% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing Local Government as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in Hertfordshire

Local Government
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Local Government in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for Local Government in Hertfordshire

Local Government
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead +3 6 - -
Local Government
East of England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Local Government also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (75.00%) CESG
2 6 (75.00%) CISA
2 6 (75.00%) CISM
2 6 (75.00%) Security Management
2 6 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) SSL
2 6 (75.00%) CISSP
2 6 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (75.00%) Business Development
2 6 (75.00%) Security Architecture
2 6 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (75.00%) Presales
2 6 (75.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 6 (75.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) Economics
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (12.50%) CLAS

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) SSL
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Consultant
1 6 (75.00%) Presales Consultant
1 6 (75.00%) Security Consultant
1 6 (75.00%) Security Presales Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Graduate
2 2 (25.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) CESG
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Business Development
1 6 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) Presales
1 6 (75.00%) Risk Assessment
1 6 (75.00%) Risk Management
1 6 (75.00%) Security Architecture
1 6 (75.00%) Security Management
1 6 (75.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (25.00%) Economics
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) C++
1 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 6 (75.00%) CISA
1 6 (75.00%) CISM
1 6 (75.00%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001