Period
to 21 September 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Sector in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Sector over the 6 months to 21 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Sector
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 100 102 120
Rank change year-on-year +2 +18 -17
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 53 105 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.08% 2.54% 2.43%
As % of the General category 5.97% 6.66% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 55 85 121
Hertfordshire median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% +4.76% +40.00%
10th Percentile £40,000 £25,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £80,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 888 1,577 1,711
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 34.92% 38.18% 41.56%
Number of salaries quoted 580 1,179 1,352
Hertfordshire median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £74,000 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +5.56% -5.26%

Public Sector
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Public Sector as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Public Sector in Hertfordshire

Public Sector
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Public Sector in Hertfordshire

Public Sector
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Public Sector in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Public Sector in Hertfordshire

Public Sector
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Public Sector within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Watford -3 23 £65,000 +8.33%
Hemel Hempstead -10 9 £42,000 -23.64%
St Albans - 2 £20,500 - 1
Stevenage +2 1 - -
Public Sector
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Public Sector.

1 30 (56.60%) Security Cleared
2 29 (54.72%) Migration
3 25 (47.17%) SQL
3 25 (47.17%) Oracle
3 25 (47.17%) SQL Server
3 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (43.40%) Microsoft
5 22 (41.51%) C#
5 22 (41.51%) ETL
5 22 (41.51%) PostgreSQL
5 22 (41.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (41.51%) Data Migration
5 22 (41.51%) SC Cleared
5 22 (41.51%) Talend
5 22 (41.51%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 19 (35.85%) IBM InfoSphere
6 19 (35.85%) IBM
7 13 (24.53%) Network Security
8 12 (22.64%) PCI DSS
8 12 (22.64%) Trend Micro
8 12 (22.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 12 (22.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 12 (22.64%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 12 (22.64%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 12 (22.64%) GAP Analysis
8 12 (22.64%) Symantec
8 12 (22.64%) McAfee
8 12 (22.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 12 (22.64%) CASB
9 6 (11.32%) Active Directory

Public Sector
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Azure
1 3 (5.66%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.53%) Network Security
2 3 (5.66%) LAN
2 3 (5.66%) WAN
3 2 (3.77%) DNS
3 2 (3.77%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (47.17%) SQL Server
2 22 (41.51%) PostgreSQL
2 22 (41.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (35.85%) IBM InfoSphere
4 3 (5.66%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (5.66%) MySQL
4 3 (5.66%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) GitLab
1 3 (5.66%) JIRA
1 3 (5.66%) Subversion
2 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (5.66%) Finance
1 3 (5.66%) Police
2 2 (3.77%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 25 (47.17%) Developer
2 22 (41.51%) Data Migration Developer
2 22 (41.51%) ETL Developer
2 22 (41.51%) Oracle Developer
2 22 (41.51%) Oracle ETL Developer
2 22 (41.51%) PostgreSQL Developer
2 22 (41.51%) SQL Developer
2 22 (41.51%) SQL Server Developer
3 19 (35.85%) C# Developer
4 13 (24.53%) Consultant
5 12 (22.64%) Network Consultant
5 12 (22.64%) Network Security Consultant
5 12 (22.64%) Security Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) PHP Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Applications Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Applications Support
7 3 (5.66%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) JSON
2 3 (5.66%) HTML
2 3 (5.66%) XML
2 3 (5.66%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (5.66%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Linux
2 3 (5.66%) Ubuntu
2 3 (5.66%) Windows
2 3 (5.66%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (54.72%) Migration
2 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (41.51%) Data Migration
3 22 (41.51%) ETL
3 22 (41.51%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 12 (22.64%) GAP Analysis
5 6 (11.32%) ITIL
6 4 (7.55%) Commercial Awareness
6 4 (7.55%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (5.66%) Change Control
7 3 (5.66%) Compliance Management
7 3 (5.66%) Contract Management
7 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2
7 3 (5.66%) Project Delivery
7 3 (5.66%) Project Management
7 3 (5.66%) Refactoring
7 3 (5.66%) Risk and Compliance Management
7 3 (5.66%) SDLC
7 3 (5.66%) Service Management
7 3 (5.66%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (47.17%) SQL
2 22 (41.51%) C#
3 6 (11.32%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.66%) C
4 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.66%) PHP
4 3 (5.66%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (56.60%) Security Cleared
2 22 (41.51%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.66%) Degree
4 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.89%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.64%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 12 (22.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (22.64%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 12 (22.64%) PCI DSS
1 12 (22.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (7.55%) SLA
3 3 (5.66%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (22.64%) CASB
1 12 (22.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (5.66%) WSUS
3 2 (3.77%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (47.17%) Oracle
2 23 (43.40%) Microsoft
3 22 (41.51%) Talend
4 19 (35.85%) IBM
5 12 (22.64%) McAfee
5 12 (22.64%) Symantec
5 12 (22.64%) Trend Micro
6 5 (9.43%) VMware
7 3 (5.66%) Zend
8 1 (1.89%) Apple