Public Sector Jobs in London

Public Sector
England > London

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Sector in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Sector over the 6 months to 4 March 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
4 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 76 125 171
Rank change year-on-year +49 +46 -35
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 815 1,165 1,368
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 3.75% 2.95% 2.38%
As % of the General category 5.70% 4.17% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 630 731 850
10th Percentile £27,965 £45,000 £39,975
25th Percentile £38,021 £52,500 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £67,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.45% +3.08% -7.14%
75th Percentile £81,250 £83,875 £86,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £95,000 £97,625
England median annual salary £55,000 £56,480 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.62% +2.69% -

All General Skills
London

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 London with a requirement for common skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 14,308 27,926 37,436
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 65.92% 70.66% 65.04%
Number of salaries quoted 10,942 19,179 21,698
10th Percentile £36,250 £42,500 £41,250
25th Percentile £52,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £73,210 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -0.97% +4.59% -
75th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £92,500
90th Percentile £116,250 £116,250 £112,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +4.35%

Public Sector
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Public Sector as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Public Sector in London

Public Sector
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Public Sector in London.

Salary trend for Public Sector in London

Public Sector
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Public Sector in London over the 6 months to 4 March 2024.

Salary histogram for Public Sector in London

Public Sector
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Public Sector within the London region over the 6 months to 4 March 2024. 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
Jobs
Central London -21 75 £60,000 -5.88% 52
South London +65 69 £37,572 -36.72% 21
East London +9 45 £27,965 -53.39% 15
West London -14 3 £44,500 -3.26% 20
North London -11 2 £60,500 -3.20% 8
Public Sector
England

Public Sector
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (2.58%) OpenStack
2 19 (2.33%) JBoss
2 19 (2.33%) Red Hat Fuse
3 17 (2.09%) SharePoint
4 12 (1.47%) Apache
5 11 (1.35%) Drupal
6 10 (1.23%) Microsoft Exchange
7 9 (1.10%) Confluence
8 8 (0.98%) Apache Spark
8 8 (0.98%) CMS
8 8 (0.98%) Jupyter
9 6 (0.74%) IIS
10 3 (0.37%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (0.37%) WordPress
11 2 (0.25%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.12%) Anypoint
12 1 (0.12%) Camunda
12 1 (0.12%) nginx
12 1 (0.12%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 61 (7.48%) Spreadsheet
2 33 (4.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 28 (3.44%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (0.86%) Adobe XD
5 7 (0.86%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.37%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.37%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.37%) Trello
7 1 (0.12%) Blender
Business Applications
1 21 (2.58%) SAP ERP
2 10 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.74%) Unit4 Business World
4 4 (0.49%) NEC Housing
5 3 (0.37%) iTrent
6 2 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.25%) Salesforce CRM
6 2 (0.25%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
7 1 (0.12%) Cerner Millennium
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle FAH
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.12%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.12%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.12%) SAP PSCD
7 1 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 146 (17.91%) AWS
2 97 (11.90%) Azure
3 37 (4.54%) Power Platform
4 35 (4.29%) Microsoft 365
5 32 (3.93%) Serverless
6 29 (3.56%) dbt
7 28 (3.44%) Amazon EKS
7 28 (3.44%) GCP
8 27 (3.31%) Amazon ECS
9 20 (2.45%) SaaS
10 19 (2.33%) GitHub
11 17 (2.09%) Azure DevOps
12 16 (1.96%) Power Automate
13 14 (1.72%) PowerApps
14 13 (1.60%) Dynamics 365
14 13 (1.60%) PaaS
15 10 (1.23%) Blackbaud
16 9 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
17 8 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
17 8 (0.98%) OCI
Communications & Networking
1 40 (4.91%) Firewall
2 16 (1.96%) DNS
3 13 (1.60%) DHCP
4 12 (1.47%) LAN
4 12 (1.47%) TCP/IP
5 10 (1.23%) WAN
6 7 (0.86%) Internet
7 6 (0.74%) Network Security
8 4 (0.49%) VPN
8 4 (0.49%) Wireless
9 3 (0.37%) BGP
9 3 (0.37%) HTTP
9 3 (0.37%) MPLS
9 3 (0.37%) OSPF
9 3 (0.37%) Wireshark
10 2 (0.25%) IGRP
10 2 (0.25%) Intranet
10 2 (0.25%) SSH
10 2 (0.25%) VPLS
10 2 (0.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (4.66%) Relational Database
2 32 (3.93%) PostgreSQL
3 31 (3.80%) Power BI
4 20 (2.45%) NoSQL
5 17 (2.09%) SQL Server
6 16 (1.96%) Metadata
7 10 (1.23%) MongoDB
7 10 (1.23%) MySQL
8 7 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (0.86%) Metadata Repository
9 6 (0.74%) DB2
10 5 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (0.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 5 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (0.61%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.49%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (0.49%) Big Data
11 4 (0.49%) Looker
11 4 (0.49%) Redis
11 4 (0.49%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 62 (7.61%) Jenkins
2 49 (6.01%) Git
3 22 (2.70%) JUnit
4 21 (2.58%) JIRA
5 15 (1.84%) JMeter
6 12 (1.47%) Visual Studio
7 10 (1.23%) GitLab
8 9 (1.10%) IntelliJ
9 7 (0.86%) Axure RP
9 7 (0.86%) Balsamiq
9 7 (0.86%) Cucumber
9 7 (0.86%) REST Assured
9 7 (0.86%) Selenium
10 6 (0.74%) Mockito
10 6 (0.74%) SoapUI
11 5 (0.61%) Bitbucket
11 5 (0.61%) Gatling
11 5 (0.61%) LoadRunner
12 4 (0.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (0.49%) WebDriver
General
1 225 (27.61%) Social Skills
2 195 (23.93%) Finance
3 137 (16.81%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 66 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
5 65 (7.98%) Marketing
6 64 (7.85%) Local Government
7 57 (6.99%) Manufacturing
8 54 (6.63%) Retail
9 46 (5.64%) Presentation Skills
10 34 (4.17%) Telecoms
11 32 (3.93%) Aerospace
12 31 (3.80%) Automotive
13 30 (3.68%) Digital Economy
14 28 (3.44%) Aviation
15 23 (2.82%) Electronics
16 19 (2.33%) Law
17 18 (2.21%) Legal
18 14 (1.72%) Banking
18 14 (1.72%) Organisational Skills
19 8 (0.98%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 103 (12.64%) Senior
2 84 (10.31%) Developer
3 78 (9.57%) Architect
4 69 (8.47%) Consultant
5 51 (6.26%) Lead
6 49 (6.01%) Analyst
7 47 (5.77%) Java Developer
8 36 (4.42%) Project Manager
9 25 (3.07%) Business Development Manager
9 25 (3.07%) Business Manager
9 25 (3.07%) Development Manager
9 25 (3.07%) Full Stack Developer
10 23 (2.82%) DevOps Engineer
10 23 (2.82%) Full Stack Java Developer
10 23 (2.82%) Senior Manager
11 22 (2.70%) IT Manager
12 21 (2.58%) Software Engineer
13 20 (2.45%) Audit Manager
13 20 (2.45%) Business Analyst
14 19 (2.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (5.64%) REST
1 46 (5.64%) Spring
2 39 (4.79%) Web Services
3 31 (3.80%) AngularJS
4 30 (3.68%) RESTful
4 30 (3.68%) Spring Boot
5 26 (3.19%) Apache Camel
5 26 (3.19%) Node.js
6 25 (3.07%) .NET
7 24 (2.94%) Elastic Stack
7 24 (2.94%) SOAP
8 22 (2.70%) JSON
9 20 (2.45%) XML
10 18 (2.21%) Hibernate
11 17 (2.09%) HTML
11 17 (2.09%) React
12 15 (1.84%) CSS
13 11 (1.35%) J2EE
14 10 (1.23%) JPA
15 9 (1.10%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 43 (5.28%) Product Ownership
2 39 (4.79%) Social Media
3 37 (4.54%) Self-Motivation
4 35 (4.29%) Management Information System
5 33 (4.05%) Distributed Systems
6 29 (3.56%) Low-Code
7 22 (2.70%) PKI
8 15 (1.84%) NHS
9 13 (1.60%) Onboarding
10 11 (1.35%) Data Centre
11 10 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (1.10%) BBC
13 7 (0.86%) Cyberattack
14 6 (0.74%) Legacy Applications
14 6 (0.74%) Legacy Systems
15 5 (0.61%) Blockchain
15 5 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
15 5 (0.61%) Public Cloud
16 4 (0.49%) Greenfield Project
16 4 (0.49%) IoT
Operating Systems
1 29 (3.56%) Windows
2 24 (2.94%) Linux
3 11 (1.35%) Windows Server
4 8 (0.98%) Unix
5 3 (0.37%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (23.44%) Agile
2 103 (12.64%) DevOps
3 94 (11.53%) Mentoring
3 94 (11.53%) Problem-Solving
4 85 (10.43%) Project Management
5 81 (9.94%) Project Delivery
6 78 (9.57%) Analytics
7 75 (9.20%) Cybersecurity
8 74 (9.08%) Scrum
9 68 (8.34%) Business Intelligence
9 68 (8.34%) CI/CD
10 66 (8.10%) Stakeholder Management
11 65 (7.98%) Coaching
12 62 (7.61%) Programme Management
13 61 (7.48%) Business Development
13 61 (7.48%) Microservices
14 60 (7.36%) Case Management
15 56 (6.87%) Creative Thinking
16 55 (6.75%) Artificial Intelligence
17 51 (6.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 105 (12.88%) Java
2 84 (10.31%) Python
3 64 (7.85%) JavaScript
4 61 (7.48%) SQL
5 49 (6.01%) C#
6 16 (1.96%) PowerShell
7 15 (1.84%) Shell Script
8 14 (1.72%) C
8 14 (1.72%) PHP
9 12 (1.47%) Bash
10 8 (0.98%) MATLAB
11 7 (0.86%) Ruby
12 6 (0.74%) C++
12 6 (0.74%) TypeScript
13 5 (0.61%) Perl
13 5 (0.61%) Scala
14 4 (0.49%) Apex Code
14 4 (0.49%) R
14 4 (0.49%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 213 (26.13%) Security Cleared
2 158 (19.39%) SC Cleared
3 145 (17.79%) Degree
4 64 (7.85%) DBS Check
5 55 (6.75%) DV Cleared
6 35 (4.29%) Computer Science Degree
7 33 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 32 (3.93%) Master's Degree
9 28 (3.44%) BPSS Clearance
10 17 (2.09%) CISSP
11 14 (1.72%) ACCA
12 11 (1.35%) Azure Certification
13 10 (1.23%) AWS Certification
14 8 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
15 7 (0.86%) CISM
16 6 (0.74%) (ISC)2 CCSP
16 6 (0.74%) CESG Certified Professional
16 6 (0.74%) CISA
17 5 (0.61%) CCSP
17 5 (0.61%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (8.96%) GDPR
2 32 (3.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (2.45%) PMO
3 20 (2.45%) QA
4 18 (2.21%) Accessibility
5 14 (1.72%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 13 (1.60%) Cyber Essentials
7 11 (1.35%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 11 (1.35%) Data Quality
8 10 (1.23%) WCAG
9 9 (1.10%) NCSC
9 9 (1.10%) SLA
10 6 (0.74%) ITGC
10 6 (0.74%) NIST
11 4 (0.49%) GRC
11 4 (0.49%) ISO 14000
12 3 (0.37%) Actionable Recommendations
13 2 (0.25%) WAI
14 1 (0.12%) HL7
14 1 (0.12%) IFRS
System Software
1 89 (10.92%) Docker
2 19 (2.33%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.47%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.37%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (0.37%) NFS
5 3 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.25%) Postfix
6 2 (0.25%) vSphere
7 1 (0.12%) Firmware
7 1 (0.12%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 74 (9.08%) Kubernetes
2 48 (5.89%) Terraform
3 41 (5.03%) Ansible
4 5 (0.61%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 5 (0.61%) Kibana
5 4 (0.49%) Grafana
5 4 (0.49%) SCOM
6 3 (0.37%) Nessus
6 3 (0.37%) Prometheus
6 3 (0.37%) WSUS
7 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.25%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.12%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.12%) Istio
8 1 (0.12%) Kubeflow
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.12%) Packer
8 1 (0.12%) SCCM
8 1 (0.12%) systemd
8 1 (0.12%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 119 (14.60%) Microsoft
2 55 (6.75%) SAP
3 29 (3.56%) Oracle
3 29 (3.56%) YouTube
4 25 (3.07%) Google
5 21 (2.58%) WSO2
6 16 (1.96%) Salesforce
7 14 (1.72%) CA
8 10 (1.23%) Adobe
9 9 (1.10%) ServiceNow
10 8 (0.98%) Red Hat
11 7 (0.86%) Databricks
11 7 (0.86%) IBM
11 7 (0.86%) VMware
12 6 (0.74%) Cisco
12 6 (0.74%) IFS
12 6 (0.74%) Juniper
12 6 (0.74%) MuleSoft
12 6 (0.74%) Sage
13 5 (0.61%) Ericsson