Public Sector Jobs in the North of England

Public Sector
England > North of England

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Sector in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Sector over the 6 months to 21 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
21 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 31 71 54
Rank change year-on-year +40 -17 +43
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 786 788 944
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 5.96% 4.52% 5.25%
As % of the General category 10.12% 6.44% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 648 469 510
10th Percentile £30,600 £28,450 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median % change year-on-year +22.22% -2.17% -3.16%
75th Percentile £75,188 £62,500 £62,188
90th Percentile £84,964 £80,250 £78,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £56,480 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.62% +2.69% -

All General Skills
North of England

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 North of England with a requirement for common skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 7,768 12,232 10,006
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 58.91% 70.20% 55.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5,935 5,489 5,965
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £33,500 £37,885 £36,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.62% +5.00% +7.53%
75th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £63,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £83,750 £77,500
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 the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Sector in the North of England

Public Sector
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Public Sector in the North of England.

Salary trend for Public Sector in the North of England

Public Sector
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Public Sector in the North of England over the 6 months to 21 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Public Sector in the North of England

Public Sector
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Public Sector within the North of England region over the 6 months to 21 February 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
North West +38 416 £55,000 +17.89% 145
Yorkshire +39 245 £60,000 +33.33% 58
North East +25 126 £50,001 -21.57% 31
Public Sector
England

Public Sector
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the North of England 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 38 (4.83%) Confluence
2 22 (2.80%) JBoss
2 22 (2.80%) Red Hat Fuse
3 16 (2.04%) SharePoint
4 10 (1.27%) Microsoft Exchange
5 6 (0.76%) CMS
6 5 (0.64%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.38%) Anypoint
8 2 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.13%) Apache Pulsar
Applications
1 19 (2.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (2.29%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.76%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.76%) Sketch
5 5 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe XD
7 1 (0.13%) Blender
7 1 (0.13%) Fusion 360
7 1 (0.13%) InVision
7 1 (0.13%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 6 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (0.76%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (0.51%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (0.51%) SAP GRC
3 3 (0.38%) NEC Housing
3 3 (0.38%) NetSuite
3 3 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.25%) SAP HCM
4 2 (0.25%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.13%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 163 (20.74%) Azure
2 81 (10.31%) Power Platform
3 77 (9.80%) AWS
4 44 (5.60%) Microsoft 365
5 27 (3.44%) IBM Cloud
6 20 (2.54%) Azure DevOps
7 19 (2.42%) Azure Data Factory
8 18 (2.29%) Entra ID
8 18 (2.29%) Serverless
9 17 (2.16%) PowerApps
10 12 (1.53%) AWS KMS
10 12 (1.53%) Azure Key Vault
11 11 (1.40%) Azure API Management
11 11 (1.40%) Azure Functions
11 11 (1.40%) Azure Logic Apps
11 11 (1.40%) Azure Service Bus
12 10 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
13 8 (1.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 8 (1.02%) Figma
13 8 (1.02%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.54%) Firewall
2 15 (1.91%) Wi-Fi
3 13 (1.65%) DNS
3 13 (1.65%) WAN
4 12 (1.53%) Network Security
4 12 (1.53%) SD-WAN
5 6 (0.76%) Intranet
5 6 (0.76%) Wireless
6 5 (0.64%) BGP
6 5 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (0.64%) Cisco Firepower
6 5 (0.64%) EIGRP
6 5 (0.64%) OSPF
6 5 (0.64%) RTP
6 5 (0.64%) Spanning Tree
7 3 (0.38%) 4G
7 3 (0.38%) 5G
7 3 (0.38%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.38%) SMS
7 3 (0.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (7.76%) Power BI
2 49 (6.23%) NoSQL
3 38 (4.83%) SQL Server
4 36 (4.58%) Data Warehouse
5 33 (4.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 25 (3.18%) PostgreSQL
7 24 (3.05%) DB2
7 24 (3.05%) MongoDB
8 14 (1.78%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 14 (1.78%) Relational Database
9 9 (1.15%) Data Lake
9 9 (1.15%) Power Query
10 6 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (0.64%) Big Data
11 5 (0.64%) Tableau
12 4 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (0.38%) Azure SQL Database
13 3 (0.38%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.38%) QlikView
14 2 (0.25%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 52 (6.62%) JIRA
2 28 (3.56%) GitLab
3 22 (2.80%) IntelliJ
4 21 (2.67%) Artifactory
5 8 (1.02%) Git
6 6 (0.76%) Jenkins
7 5 (0.64%) Cucumber
7 5 (0.64%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (0.51%) Selenium
8 4 (0.51%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.38%) REST Assured
10 2 (0.25%) Postman
10 2 (0.25%) SonarQube
10 2 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.25%) Visual Studio Code
11 1 (0.13%) Axure RP
11 1 (0.13%) Cypress.io
11 1 (0.13%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.13%) LabVIEW
General
1 153 (19.47%) Finance
2 150 (19.08%) Social Skills
3 63 (8.02%) Analytical Skills
4 61 (7.76%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 35 (4.45%) Organisational Skills
6 26 (3.31%) Retail
7 18 (2.29%) Influencing Skills
8 15 (1.91%) Police
9 12 (1.53%) Presentation Skills
10 11 (1.40%) Local Government
10 11 (1.40%) Marketing
11 10 (1.27%) Manufacturing
12 8 (1.02%) Back Office
12 8 (1.02%) Electronics
12 8 (1.02%) Legal
12 8 (1.02%) Telecoms
13 7 (0.89%) Law
14 5 (0.64%) Banking
15 2 (0.25%) Automotive
15 2 (0.25%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 166 (21.12%) Senior
2 141 (17.94%) Lead
3 108 (13.74%) Developer
4 73 (9.29%) Analyst
4 73 (9.29%) Architect
5 52 (6.62%) Project Manager
6 44 (5.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 41 (5.22%) Agile Coach
8 39 (4.96%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 36 (4.58%) Consultant
9 36 (4.58%) Programme Manager
10 32 (4.07%) Designer
11 30 (3.82%) Solutions Architect
12 28 (3.56%) Senior Architect
13 25 (3.18%) Full Stack Developer
14 23 (2.93%) Junior
14 23 (2.93%) Senior Developer
15 22 (2.80%) IT Manager
15 22 (2.80%) Senior Solutions Architect
15 22 (2.80%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (8.40%) .NET
2 54 (6.87%) AngularJS
3 50 (6.36%) REST
4 49 (6.23%) Web Services
5 40 (5.09%) HTML
6 38 (4.83%) CSS
7 33 (4.20%) React
8 32 (4.07%) ASP.NET
9 29 (3.69%) Vue
10 28 (3.56%) ASP.NET Core
11 27 (3.44%) Spring
12 25 (3.18%) Hibernate
13 24 (3.05%) Backbone.js
13 24 (3.05%) Ember.js
13 24 (3.05%) jQuery
13 24 (3.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 23 (2.93%) JSON
14 23 (2.93%) XML
15 22 (2.80%) SOAP
15 22 (2.80%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 60 (7.63%) Hybrid Cloud
2 56 (7.12%) Public Cloud
3 33 (4.20%) Management Information System
4 30 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
5 28 (3.56%) Blockchain
6 24 (3.05%) Algorithms
6 24 (3.05%) Data Structures
7 22 (2.80%) Product Ownership
8 14 (1.78%) e-Learning
8 14 (1.78%) Graphic Design
8 14 (1.78%) NHS
9 12 (1.53%) PKI
10 6 (0.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 6 (0.76%) Driving Licence
11 5 (0.64%) Data Centre
11 5 (0.64%) Renewable Energy
11 5 (0.64%) Robotics
11 5 (0.64%) Self-Motivation
12 4 (0.51%) Analytical Mindset
13 3 (0.38%) Security Posture
Operating Systems
1 67 (8.52%) Windows
2 57 (7.25%) Linux
3 24 (3.05%) Android
3 24 (3.05%) Apple iOS
4 7 (0.89%) Unix
5 5 (0.64%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.38%) Amazon Linux
6 3 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.25%) AIX
7 2 (0.25%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.13%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 291 (37.02%) Mentoring
2 269 (34.22%) Coaching
3 238 (30.28%) Agile
4 83 (10.56%) Problem-Solving
5 80 (10.18%) Project Management
6 76 (9.67%) User Experience
7 75 (9.54%) Business Intelligence
7 75 (9.54%) Roadmaps
8 65 (8.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 63 (8.02%) Migration
10 60 (7.63%) Artificial Intelligence
10 60 (7.63%) Co-Creation
10 60 (7.63%) ITIL
11 58 (7.38%) Budget Management
11 58 (7.38%) DevOps
11 58 (7.38%) Service Management
12 55 (7.00%) Collaborative Working
13 54 (6.87%) Design Patterns
13 54 (6.87%) Project Delivery
14 50 (6.36%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 99 (12.60%) SQL
2 75 (9.54%) C#
3 64 (8.14%) JavaScript
4 55 (7.00%) Java
5 36 (4.58%) Python
6 18 (2.29%) T-SQL
7 9 (1.15%) Data Analysis Expressions
8 8 (1.02%) TypeScript
9 3 (0.38%) Bash
9 3 (0.38%) C++
10 2 (0.25%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.25%) Scala
11 1 (0.13%) C
11 1 (0.13%) JCL
11 1 (0.13%) Kusto Query Language
11 1 (0.13%) PHP
11 1 (0.13%) REXX
Qualifications
1 81 (10.31%) Security Cleared
2 72 (9.16%) SC Cleared
3 39 (4.96%) Degree
4 15 (1.91%) APMP
5 13 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (1.02%) CISM
6 8 (1.02%) CISSP
7 7 (0.89%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 7 (0.89%) AWS Certification
7 7 (0.89%) Azure Certification
7 7 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (0.89%) CCSP
7 7 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.76%) CCNA
8 6 (0.76%) CCSK
9 5 (0.64%) CCNP
9 5 (0.64%) DBS Check
9 5 (0.64%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.64%) PMP
10 4 (0.51%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.54%) NIST
2 17 (2.16%) Accessibility
3 16 (2.04%) WCAG
4 15 (1.91%) SLA
5 12 (1.53%) Data Quality
6 10 (1.27%) NCSC
7 9 (1.15%) QA
8 7 (0.89%) PMO
9 6 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (0.51%) GDPR
10 4 (0.51%) GRC
11 3 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials
12 2 (0.25%) COBIT
12 2 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 2 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
12 2 (0.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 2 (0.25%) WAI
13 1 (0.13%) Actionable Recommendations
13 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
13 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (4.33%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.53%) Docker
3 9 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.02%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (0.64%) VMware NSX
6 4 (0.51%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (0.51%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.13%) NFS
7 1 (0.13%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 31 (3.94%) Terraform
2 25 (3.18%) Ansible
3 18 (2.29%) Single Sign-On
4 12 (1.53%) CA Single Sign-On
5 9 (1.15%) Kubernetes
6 7 (0.89%) Grafana
6 7 (0.89%) SysTrack
7 3 (0.38%) Jamf Pro
8 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.25%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.13%) HP ALM
9 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 152 (19.34%) Microsoft
2 40 (5.09%) ServiceNow
3 35 (4.45%) Atlassian
4 30 (3.82%) IBM
5 29 (3.69%) Red Hat
6 26 (3.31%) YouTube
7 22 (2.80%) SAP
7 22 (2.80%) VMware
8 17 (2.16%) Cisco
8 17 (2.16%) Oracle
8 17 (2.16%) Splunk
9 13 (1.65%) CA
10 12 (1.53%) CyberArk
11 10 (1.27%) Aruba
12 8 (1.02%) Palo Alto
13 7 (0.89%) Snow
14 6 (0.76%) Salesforce
15 5 (0.64%) BMC
15 5 (0.64%) EMC
15 5 (0.64%) Huawei