Period
to 8 August 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Sector in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Sector over the 6 months to 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Sector
England > Midlands
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 60 61 62
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 +40
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 218 494 592
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 4.33% 4.20% 4.21%
As % of the General category 12.23% 11.66% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 190 452 352
Median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,692 £27,513 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,125 £72,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,782 4,235 5,826
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 35.38% 36.00% 41.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,352 3,094 4,443
Median annual salary £47,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,275 £26,250 £25,776
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

Public Sector
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Sector in the Midlands

Public Sector
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Public Sector in the Midlands

Public Sector
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Public Sector in the Midlands over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Public Sector in the Midlands

Public Sector
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Public Sector within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 8 August 2020. 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
West Midlands 0 154 £46,500 -2.62% 28
East Midlands +50 61 £40,000 -15.79% 14
Public Sector
England

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Public Sector.

1 83 (38.07%) Microsoft
2 54 (24.77%) ITIL
3 38 (17.43%) Azure
4 34 (15.60%) Windows
5 31 (14.22%) Service Delivery
6 29 (13.30%) Active Directory
7 28 (12.84%) Service Management
7 28 (12.84%) Problem-Solving
8 27 (12.39%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (12.39%) Cisco
9 26 (11.93%) Local Government
10 23 (10.55%) VMware
10 23 (10.55%) Continuous Improvement
11 22 (10.09%) Security Cleared
11 22 (10.09%) SharePoint
12 21 (9.63%) Migration
13 20 (9.17%) Project Management
13 20 (9.17%) Mentoring
14 19 (8.72%) Office 365
14 19 (8.72%) Degree
14 19 (8.72%) LAN
14 19 (8.72%) SQL
14 19 (8.72%) Finance
15 18 (8.26%) Configuration Management
15 18 (8.26%) SC Cleared
16 17 (7.80%) .NET
16 17 (7.80%) Oracle
16 17 (7.80%) PRINCE2
17 16 (7.34%) C#
17 16 (7.34%) WAN

Public Sector
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 22 (10.09%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.13%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.75%) IIS
4 4 (1.83%) CMS
5 2 (0.92%) Apache
6 1 (0.46%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.46%) Confluence
6 1 (0.46%) SAS
6 1 (0.46%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (6.88%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (4.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (3.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.83%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.46%) assyst
3 1 (0.46%) Primavera
3 1 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.46%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.46%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 38 (17.43%) Azure
2 19 (8.72%) Office 365
3 14 (6.42%) AWS
4 12 (5.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 12 (5.50%) Power Platform
5 10 (4.59%) GitHub
6 9 (4.13%) SaaS
7 7 (3.21%) Dynamics 365
8 6 (2.75%) Power Automate
9 4 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.83%) IaaS
10 2 (0.92%) IBM Cloud
10 2 (0.92%) PaaS
10 2 (0.92%) PowerApps
10 2 (0.92%) ShareGate
11 1 (0.46%) GCP
11 1 (0.46%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.46%) Serverless
11 1 (0.46%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.72%) LAN
2 16 (7.34%) WAN
3 13 (5.96%) Firewall
4 11 (5.05%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (4.13%) Internet
6 7 (3.21%) Wireless
7 5 (2.29%) Unified Communications
8 4 (1.83%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (1.83%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (1.83%) DNS
8 4 (1.83%) SAN
8 4 (1.83%) VoIP
9 3 (1.38%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (1.38%) VPN
10 2 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.92%) Cisco ISE
10 2 (0.92%) Intranet
10 2 (0.92%) TCP/IP
11 1 (0.46%) Skype
11 1 (0.46%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.42%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.75%) NoSQL
3 5 (2.29%) Power BI
4 4 (1.83%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.38%) MySQL
6 2 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.92%) GIS
6 2 (0.92%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.46%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.46%) DataStage
7 1 (0.46%) Informix
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.46%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.46%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (0.46%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (5.05%) Jenkins
2 10 (4.59%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (1.83%) GitLab
4 2 (0.92%) JIRA
4 2 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.46%) Ant
5 1 (0.46%) Appium
5 1 (0.46%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.46%) Gradle
5 1 (0.46%) JMeter
5 1 (0.46%) REST Assured
5 1 (0.46%) Selenium
5 1 (0.46%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.46%) Subversion
5 1 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 26 (11.93%) Local Government
2 19 (8.72%) Finance
3 12 (5.50%) Retail
4 7 (3.21%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.75%) Marketing
6 4 (1.83%) Police
7 3 (1.38%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.92%) Billing
8 2 (0.92%) Electronics
8 2 (0.92%) Military
9 1 (0.46%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.46%) Back Office
9 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.46%) Law
9 1 (0.46%) Legal
9 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (12.84%) Analyst
2 24 (11.01%) Developer
3 22 (10.09%) Architect
4 14 (6.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (5.96%) Consultant
6 11 (5.05%) Team Leader
7 10 (4.59%) IT Manager
7 10 (4.59%) Service Manager
8 9 (4.13%) Network Engineer
8 9 (4.13%) Technical Architect
9 8 (3.67%) C# Developer
10 7 (3.21%) Technical Leader
11 6 (2.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 6 (2.75%) DevOps Engineer
11 6 (2.75%) Presales Consultant
11 6 (2.75%) Project Manager
11 6 (2.75%) SharePoint Analyst
11 6 (2.75%) Support Analyst
11 6 (2.75%) Systems Engineer
12 5 (2.29%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.80%) .NET
2 13 (5.96%) HTML
3 12 (5.50%) CSS
4 7 (3.21%) HTML5
5 5 (2.29%) .NET Framework
5 5 (2.29%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.83%) AngularJS
6 4 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (1.83%) CSS3
6 4 (1.83%) Elastic Stack
6 4 (1.83%) Entity Framework
6 4 (1.83%) jQuery
6 4 (1.83%) Node.js
7 3 (1.38%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (1.38%) Middleware
7 3 (1.38%) React
7 3 (1.38%) Sass
7 3 (1.38%) Vue.js
8 2 (0.92%) REST
8 2 (0.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.34%) Management Information System
2 12 (5.50%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (4.59%) Data Centre
3 10 (4.59%) NHS
3 10 (4.59%) User Experience
4 9 (4.13%) Virtual Team
5 7 (3.21%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.83%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.83%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.38%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.38%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.92%) CCTV
8 2 (0.92%) CMDB
8 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Licensing
9 1 (0.46%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.46%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.46%) FMCG
9 1 (0.46%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.46%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.46%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 34 (15.60%) Windows
2 12 (5.50%) Windows Server
3 10 (4.59%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.75%) Android
5 5 (2.29%) Linux
5 5 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.29%) Windows 10
5 5 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.83%) CentOS
6 4 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.38%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.38%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.92%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.46%) Unix
9 1 (0.46%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (0.46%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (24.77%) ITIL
2 31 (14.22%) Service Delivery
3 28 (12.84%) Problem-Solving
3 28 (12.84%) Service Management
4 27 (12.39%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (10.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 21 (9.63%) Migration
7 20 (9.17%) Mentoring
7 20 (9.17%) Project Management
8 18 (8.26%) Configuration Management
9 17 (7.80%) PRINCE2
10 15 (6.88%) DevOps
10 15 (6.88%) Presales
11 14 (6.42%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 14 (6.42%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (5.50%) Change Management
12 12 (5.50%) Incident Management
12 12 (5.50%) ITSM
12 12 (5.50%) Project Delivery
12 12 (5.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (8.72%) SQL
2 16 (7.34%) C#
3 11 (5.05%) JavaScript
4 10 (4.59%) Python
5 6 (2.75%) Java
6 4 (1.83%) C++
6 4 (1.83%) Go
6 4 (1.83%) Ruby
7 3 (1.38%) PHP
7 3 (1.38%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.46%) C
8 1 (0.46%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.46%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (10.09%) Security Cleared
2 19 (8.72%) Degree
3 18 (8.26%) SC Cleared
4 13 (5.96%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (5.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (5.05%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (4.59%) AWS Certification
6 10 (4.59%) MCSE
7 8 (3.67%) CCNP
8 5 (2.29%) CISSP
8 5 (2.29%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.83%) CCNA
10 3 (1.38%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (1.38%) CCIE
11 2 (0.92%) BC Cleared
11 2 (0.92%) CCDP
11 2 (0.92%) HND
11 2 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.92%) MCSA
12 1 (0.46%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.34%) SLA
2 11 (5.05%) QA
3 6 (2.75%) PMO
4 1 (0.46%) GDPR
4 1 (0.46%) NCSC
System Software
1 29 (13.30%) Active Directory
2 16 (7.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (5.96%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.83%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (1.38%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.92%) vSphere
6 2 (0.92%) XenApp
6 2 (0.92%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.46%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (4.59%) Microsoft Intune
1 10 (4.59%) SCCM
1 10 (4.59%) Terraform
2 4 (1.83%) Grafana
2 4 (1.83%) Graphite
2 4 (1.83%) Prometheus
2 4 (1.83%) Puppet
3 2 (0.92%) Ansible
3 2 (0.92%) Cisco CME
3 2 (0.92%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (0.92%) Packer
4 1 (0.46%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.46%) IBM BigFix
4 1 (0.46%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.46%) SCOM
Vendors
1 83 (38.07%) Microsoft
2 27 (12.39%) Cisco
3 23 (10.55%) VMware
4 17 (7.80%) Oracle
5 13 (5.96%) Capita
6 8 (3.67%) SAP
7 7 (3.21%) Citrix
7 7 (3.21%) Remedy
8 6 (2.75%) Nintex
9 5 (2.29%) Aruba
10 4 (1.83%) IBM
10 4 (1.83%) Juniper
10 4 (1.83%) Snow
10 4 (1.83%) Xamarin
11 3 (1.38%) NEC
11 3 (1.38%) Palo Alto
12 2 (0.92%) CheckPoint
12 2 (0.92%) ServiceNow
13 1 (0.46%) Informatica
13 1 (0.46%) Salesforce.com