Period
to 12 November 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Sector in permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Sector over the 6 months to 12 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Sector
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 25 26 48
Rank change year-on-year +1 +22 +15
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 63 54 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 8.07% 7.13% 4.05%
As % of the General category 17.50% 21.26% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 56 53 18
Lancashire median annual salary £53,562 £48,513 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.41% +25.19% +7.64%
10th Percentile £33,136 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,312 £71,601 £45,000
North West median annual salary £49,482 £46,903 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.50% -2.29% +20.00%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 360 254 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 46.09% 33.55% 39.48%
Number of salaries quoted 246 198 254
Lancashire median annual salary £41,105 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.76% +10.00% -10.26%
10th Percentile £28,375 £19,675 £21,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £52,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,875
% change year-on-year - +4.96% +7.19%

Public Sector
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Sector in Lancashire

Public Sector
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Public Sector in Lancashire

Public Sector
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Public Sector in Lancashire over the 6 months to 12 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Public Sector in Lancashire

Public Sector
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Public Sector within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 12 November 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
Blackpool -3 53 £54,486 +3.78% 1
Preston -5 4 £50,000 +177.78% 1
Accrington - 2 £21,250 -
Public Sector
North West

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Public Sector.

1 47 (74.60%) Coaching
2 45 (71.43%) Mentoring
2 45 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (30.16%) Linux
4 15 (23.81%) Service Management
5 14 (22.22%) Analytics
6 13 (20.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (20.63%) SQL
6 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
6 13 (20.63%) Red Hat
6 13 (20.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 11 (17.46%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (17.46%) Windows
8 10 (15.87%) AWS
9 9 (14.29%) VME
9 9 (14.29%) Python
9 9 (14.29%) EMC
9 9 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 8 (12.70%) Banking
10 8 (12.70%) Project Management
10 8 (12.70%) Middleware
10 8 (12.70%) Cisco
10 8 (12.70%) Oracle
10 8 (12.70%) Git (software)
10 8 (12.70%) User Experience
11 7 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
11 7 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 7 (11.11%) Visual Studio
11 7 (11.11%) C
11 7 (11.11%) COBOL

Public Sector
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 7 (11.11%) Tuxedo
2 1 (1.59%) Confluence
2 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.87%) AWS
2 5 (7.94%) Azure
3 3 (4.76%) GCP
4 2 (3.17%) IaaS
4 2 (3.17%) PaaS
4 2 (3.17%) SaaS
5 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.59%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.59%) Office 365
5 1 (1.59%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) ATM
2 4 (6.35%) VoIP
3 2 (3.17%) IPsec
3 2 (3.17%) Kerberos
3 2 (3.17%) NAS
3 2 (3.17%) SAN
3 2 (3.17%) SSL
4 1 (1.59%) BGP
4 1 (1.59%) DHCP
4 1 (1.59%) DNS
4 1 (1.59%) Firewall
4 1 (1.59%) LAN
4 1 (1.59%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.59%) Network Security
4 1 (1.59%) OSPF
4 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.59%) VPN
4 1 (1.59%) WAN
4 1 (1.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database
1 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.17%) Apache Hive
3 2 (3.17%) Big Data
3 2 (3.17%) Couchbase
3 2 (3.17%) DB2
3 2 (3.17%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.17%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (3.17%) IDMS
3 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.17%) Neo4j
3 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.17%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 7 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.35%) HP UFT
3 4 (6.35%) LoadRunner
4 2 (3.17%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.17%) Selenium
5 1 (1.59%) Burp Suite
5 1 (1.59%) GitLab
5 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.59%) JIRA
5 1 (1.59%) JMeter
General
1 8 (12.70%) Banking
2 5 (7.94%) Finance
3 3 (4.76%) Local Government
3 3 (4.76%) Retail
4 2 (3.17%) Marketing
4 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.59%) Advertising
5 1 (1.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (20.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
2 7 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (9.52%) Architect
3 6 (9.52%) Associate Engineer
3 6 (9.52%) Test Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Senior Manager
5 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Server Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Digital Project Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Field Service Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (4.76%) IT Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Linux Server Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Linux Support
6 3 (4.76%) Linux Support Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Senior Digital Project Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.70%) Middleware
2 3 (4.76%) Web Services
3 2 (3.17%) .NET
3 2 (3.17%) OAuth
3 2 (3.17%) OAuth2
3 2 (3.17%) OpenID
3 2 (3.17%) SAML
3 2 (3.17%) XACML
4 1 (1.59%) .NET Core
4 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.59%) ADO.NET
4 1 (1.59%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.59%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.59%) HTML
4 1 (1.59%) HTML5
4 1 (1.59%) LINQ to SQL
4 1 (1.59%) REST
4 1 (1.59%) Sass
4 1 (1.59%) SOAP
4 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) User Experience
2 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.35%) Chip and PIN
4 3 (4.76%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (3.17%) EMC VMAX
5 2 (3.17%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.17%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.17%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.17%) Replication
5 2 (3.17%) Social Media
6 1 (1.59%) CMDB
6 1 (1.59%) Contactless
6 1 (1.59%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.59%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 19 (30.16%) Linux
2 13 (20.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (17.46%) Windows
4 9 (14.29%) VME
5 5 (7.94%) Windows 10
6 4 (6.35%) Windows Server
7 3 (4.76%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.76%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.17%) AIX
8 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.59%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (1.59%) Solaris
9 1 (1.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (74.60%) Coaching
2 45 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (71.43%) Mentoring
3 15 (23.81%) Service Management
4 14 (22.22%) Analytics
5 13 (20.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 11 (17.46%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 8 (12.70%) Project Management
9 7 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 7 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
10 6 (9.52%) ITIL
10 6 (9.52%) Pair Programming
10 6 (9.52%) Performance Management
11 5 (7.94%) Decision-Making
11 5 (7.94%) Defect Management
11 5 (7.94%) Test Automation
12 4 (6.35%) Change Management
12 4 (6.35%) DevOps
12 4 (6.35%) Systems Thinking
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.63%) SQL
2 9 (14.29%) Python
3 7 (11.11%) C
3 7 (11.11%) COBOL
4 4 (6.35%) Java
5 3 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.17%) PHP
7 1 (1.59%) C#
7 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.59%) CCDP
2 1 (1.59%) CCIE
2 1 (1.59%) CCNA
2 1 (1.59%) CCNP
2 1 (1.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) Actionable Recommendations
1 2 (3.17%) WCAG
2 1 (1.59%) GDPR
2 1 (1.59%) PA-DSS
2 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.17%) RACF
4 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.59%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (3.17%) Puppet
1 2 (3.17%) Single Sign-On
1 2 (3.17%) SnapMirror
1 2 (3.17%) SnapVault
1 2 (3.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.59%) Ansible
2 1 (1.59%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.59%) Nessus
2 1 (1.59%) SCCM
2 1 (1.59%) vMotion
Vendors
1 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
1 13 (20.63%) Red Hat
2 9 (14.29%) EMC
3 8 (12.70%) Cisco
3 8 (12.70%) Oracle
4 7 (11.11%) HP
4 7 (11.11%) Micro Focus
5 6 (9.52%) VMware
6 4 (6.35%) 3PAR
7 3 (4.76%) Dell
7 3 (4.76%) Google
7 3 (4.76%) IBM
7 3 (4.76%) NetApp
7 3 (4.76%) Samsung
8 2 (3.17%) CA
8 2 (3.17%) Citrix
8 2 (3.17%) Hortonworks
8 2 (3.17%) Paxata
8 2 (3.17%) SAP
8 2 (3.17%) Talend