Period
to 23 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government
England > London
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 677 759 766
Rank change year-on-year +82 +7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 144 88 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.21% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the General category 0.43% 0.22% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 126 74 84
London median annual salary £50,000 £50,482 £59,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.95% -14.80% +21.54%
10th Percentile £24,573 £33,543 £30,425
90th Percentile £80,625 £70,875 £92,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £46,913 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.08% +10.38% -

Local Government 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 London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 33,453 40,514 40,146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.16% 54.27% 52.62%
Number of salaries quoted 26,243 28,260 34,393
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £91,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Local Government as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in London

Local Government
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Local Government in London

Local Government
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Local Government in London over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Local Government in London

Local Government
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the London region over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. 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
South London +32 30 £41,263 -5.68% 6
North London +19 19 £49,000 -21.60%
West London +29 13 £45,000 -18.92% 3
Central London -21 5 £37,500 -53.13%
East London 0 3 £40,000 +3.55% 2
Local Government
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT jobs citing Local Government 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 London region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 33 (22.92%) Project Management
1 33 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (20.83%) PRINCE2
2 30 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
3 29 (20.14%) Finance
4 26 (18.06%) ITIL
5 25 (17.36%) Microsoft
6 22 (15.28%) Continuous Improvement
7 21 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (14.58%) Retail
8 20 (13.89%) Degree
8 20 (13.89%) SQL
9 16 (11.11%) Change Control
9 16 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
10 15 (10.42%) Office 365
10 15 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (10.42%) Windows
10 15 (10.42%) Information Security
10 15 (10.42%) Business Analysis
11 14 (9.72%) Problem Management
12 13 (9.03%) SaaS
12 13 (9.03%) Microsoft Office
12 13 (9.03%) Collaborative Working
12 13 (9.03%) User Experience
12 13 (9.03%) Presales
13 12 (8.33%) Management Information System
13 12 (8.33%) SQL Server
13 12 (8.33%) Security Cleared
14 11 (7.64%) Information Management
14 11 (7.64%) Marketing

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 3 (2.08%) NetWeaver
1 3 (2.08%) SAP Portal
2 2 (1.39%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.69%) Confluence
3 1 (0.69%) IIS
3 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (9.03%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 7 (4.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.08%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.69%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.69%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.69%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.42%) Office 365
2 13 (9.03%) SaaS
3 8 (5.56%) IaaS
4 7 (4.86%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (4.17%) Dynamics 365
5 6 (4.17%) PaaS
6 5 (3.47%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (1.39%) G Suite
8 1 (0.69%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.69%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.17%) Firewall
2 5 (3.47%) Broadband
2 5 (3.47%) VLAN
2 5 (3.47%) Wireless
3 4 (2.78%) ADSL
3 4 (2.78%) DHCP
3 4 (2.78%) DNS
3 4 (2.78%) ISDN
3 4 (2.78%) PABX
3 4 (2.78%) PBX
3 4 (2.78%) PSTN
3 4 (2.78%) Unified Communications
3 4 (2.78%) VoIP
4 3 (2.08%) iSCSI
4 3 (2.08%) Network Security
4 3 (2.08%) SSL
5 2 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.39%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (1.39%) MPLS
5 2 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (4.86%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (4.86%) Power BI
3 7 (4.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 4 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (2.78%) Semantic Layer
5 3 (2.08%) Big Data
5 3 (2.08%) DB2
5 3 (2.08%) MaxDB
5 3 (2.08%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.39%) EDMS
6 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.69%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.69%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.69%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.69%) PouchDB
7 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (3.47%) JIRA
2 4 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (2.78%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.69%) Git (software)
General
1 29 (20.14%) Finance
2 21 (14.58%) Retail
3 11 (7.64%) Marketing
4 8 (5.56%) Advertising
4 8 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.17%) Law
6 5 (3.47%) Back Office
7 3 (2.08%) Banking
8 1 (0.69%) Billing
8 1 (0.69%) Legal
8 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (13.89%) Consultant
2 17 (11.81%) Project Manager
3 13 (9.03%) Architect
3 13 (9.03%) Developer
4 10 (6.94%) Analyst
5 9 (6.25%) Junior
6 8 (5.56%) Head of ICT
7 7 (4.86%) Designer
7 7 (4.86%) Digital Designer
7 7 (4.86%) ICT Manager
7 7 (4.86%) Product Consultant
7 7 (4.86%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.17%) Sales Consultant
8 6 (4.17%) Senior Manager
9 5 (3.47%) Business Analyst
9 5 (3.47%) Junior Developer
9 5 (3.47%) Security Architect
9 5 (3.47%) Senior Project Manager
10 4 (2.78%) Programme Manager
10 4 (2.78%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.25%) .NET
2 8 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 4 (2.78%) Web Services
4 3 (2.08%) SAP Basis
4 3 (2.08%) SAP Fiori
4 3 (2.08%) SAPUI5
5 2 (1.39%) CSS
5 2 (1.39%) HTML
6 1 (0.69%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.69%) HTML5
6 1 (0.69%) Node.js
6 1 (0.69%) React
6 1 (0.69%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.69%) Smart Contracts
6 1 (0.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.03%) User Experience
3 12 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.17%) BBC
5 4 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.39%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.39%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.39%) NHS
7 1 (0.69%) CMDB
7 1 (0.69%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.69%) Robotics
7 1 (0.69%) Smart City
7 1 (0.69%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.42%) Windows
2 8 (5.56%) Unix
3 7 (4.86%) Windows Server
4 6 (4.17%) Linux
5 4 (2.78%) Windows 10
6 3 (2.08%) AIX
7 1 (0.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
1 33 (22.92%) Project Management
2 30 (20.83%) PRINCE2
2 30 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
3 26 (18.06%) ITIL
4 22 (15.28%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (11.11%) Change Control
5 16 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
6 15 (10.42%) Business Analysis
6 15 (10.42%) Information Security
6 15 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (9.72%) Problem Management
8 13 (9.03%) Collaborative Working
8 13 (9.03%) Presales
9 11 (7.64%) Information Management
10 10 (6.94%) Analytics
10 10 (6.94%) CRM
10 10 (6.94%) Data Security
10 10 (6.94%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 10 (6.94%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (13.89%) SQL
2 9 (6.25%) C#
3 6 (4.17%) T-SQL
4 5 (3.47%) PL/SQL
5 4 (2.78%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.08%) C
6 3 (2.08%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.39%) Java
7 2 (1.39%) Python
8 1 (0.69%) ANSI SQL
8 1 (0.69%) PHP
8 1 (0.69%) Ruby
8 1 (0.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (13.89%) Degree
2 12 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.47%) GIAC
3 5 (3.47%) SANS
4 4 (2.78%) CCIE
4 4 (2.78%) CCNP
4 4 (2.78%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.78%) CISM
4 4 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (2.78%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.08%) CISA
5 3 (2.08%) CISSP
5 3 (2.08%) ISACA
6 2 (1.39%) CCIE Security
7 1 (0.69%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.69%) CIPD
7 1 (0.69%) CISMP
7 1 (0.69%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (6.25%) GDPR
3 6 (4.17%) Data Quality
3 6 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 5 (3.47%) PMO
5 4 (2.78%) COBIT
6 3 (2.08%) PCI DSS
6 3 (2.08%) SLA
7 2 (1.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (2.78%) XenApp
2 4 (2.78%) XenDesktop
3 3 (2.08%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (4.86%) SCCM
2 3 (2.08%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (1.39%) RSA Security Analytics
4 1 (0.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (17.36%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.25%) Cisco
3 7 (4.86%) SAP
4 6 (4.17%) Google
4 6 (4.17%) Oracle
5 5 (3.47%) Mitel
6 4 (2.78%) Avaya
6 4 (2.78%) CheckPoint
6 4 (2.78%) Citrix
6 4 (2.78%) Ericsson
6 4 (2.78%) Panasonic
6 4 (2.78%) ShoreTel
7 3 (2.08%) Juniper
7 3 (2.08%) VMware
8 2 (1.39%) F5
8 2 (1.39%) McAfee
8 2 (1.39%) OpenText
8 2 (1.39%) Symantec
9 1 (0.69%) Sage
9 1 (0.69%) Tableau