Period
to 14 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government
England > North West
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 314 359 344
Rank change year-on-year +45 -15 -1
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 39 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.35% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the General category 0.90% 0.27% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 32 12 17
North West median annual salary £44,376 £63,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.39% +59.38% -5.33%
10th Percentile £23,000 £32,875 £23,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £72,500 £70,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +12.50%

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 the North West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4,351 5,626 4,534
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 38.56% 42.76% 36.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3,253 4,135 3,627
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -2.44%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Local Government as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in the North West

Local Government
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Local Government in the North West

Local Government
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Local Government in the North West over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Local Government in the North West

Local Government
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the North West region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
Manchester +17 28 £45,000 -30.77% 9
Cheshire +35 8 £25,750 - 1
Lancashire +8 2 £57,500 +64.29% 1
Cumbria - 2 £25,932 -
Local Government
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 North West region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 16 (41.03%) Microsoft
2 15 (38.46%) Finance
3 12 (30.77%) Manufacturing
4 11 (28.21%) Project Management
4 11 (28.21%) Requirements Analysis
4 11 (28.21%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (25.64%) Degree
5 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (25.64%) Cisco
5 10 (25.64%) Migration
5 10 (25.64%) Wireless
6 9 (23.08%) Management Information System
6 9 (23.08%) Ethernet
6 9 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (23.08%) HP
6 9 (23.08%) Retail
6 9 (23.08%) Ruckus Wireless
6 9 (23.08%) Office 365
6 9 (23.08%) NETGEAR
6 9 (23.08%) Aruba
6 9 (23.08%) 802.1X
7 8 (20.51%) Google Cloud Platform
7 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (20.51%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (20.51%) Open Source
7 8 (20.51%) Rackspace
7 8 (20.51%) DevOps
7 8 (20.51%) Google
7 8 (20.51%) Use Case
7 8 (20.51%) Web Services

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (23.08%) Office 365
2 8 (20.51%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (20.51%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.13%) SaaS
4 1 (2.56%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) Wireless
2 9 (23.08%) Ethernet
3 2 (5.13%) LAN
3 2 (5.13%) WAN
4 1 (2.56%) DHCP
4 1 (2.56%) DNS
4 1 (2.56%) Network Security
4 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (17.95%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) Data Mining
1 7 (17.95%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (17.95%) Power BI
1 7 (17.95%) Qlik Sense
1 7 (17.95%) QlikView
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 15 (38.46%) Finance
2 12 (30.77%) Manufacturing
3 9 (23.08%) Retail
4 3 (7.69%) Electronics
4 3 (7.69%) Marketing
4 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Consultant
2 11 (28.21%) Analyst
3 8 (20.51%) Architect
3 8 (20.51%) AWS Architect
3 8 (20.51%) AWS Consultant
3 8 (20.51%) Cloud Architect
3 8 (20.51%) Cloud Consultant
3 8 (20.51%) Technical Support
3 8 (20.51%) Web Architect
3 8 (20.51%) Web Consultant
4 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 6 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 6 (15.38%) Support Analyst
5 6 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (12.82%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 5 (12.82%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (12.82%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
6 5 (12.82%) 2nd Line Technical Support
6 5 (12.82%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) 802.1X
2 8 (20.51%) Middleware
2 8 (20.51%) Web Services
3 1 (2.56%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.13%) New Media
3 2 (5.13%) NHS
3 2 (5.13%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
1 1 (2.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Project Management
1 11 (28.21%) Requirements Analysis
2 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.64%) Migration
3 9 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (20.51%) DevOps
4 8 (20.51%) Open Source
4 8 (20.51%) SOA
4 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (20.51%) UML
4 8 (20.51%) Use Case
5 7 (17.95%) Data Analysis
5 7 (17.95%) Predictive Modelling
5 7 (17.95%) PRINCE
6 6 (15.38%) Analytics
6 6 (15.38%) Programme Management
7 4 (10.26%) Business Transformation
7 4 (10.26%) Presales
7 4 (10.26%) Validation
8 3 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) T-SQL
2 5 (12.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) CCNP
2 1 (2.56%) CISA
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.56%) CISM
2 1 (2.56%) CISSP
2 1 (2.56%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) PMO
2 1 (2.56%) GDPR
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) Microsoft
2 10 (25.64%) Cisco
3 9 (23.08%) Aruba
3 9 (23.08%) HP
3 9 (23.08%) NETGEAR
3 9 (23.08%) Ruckus Wireless
4 8 (20.51%) Google
4 8 (20.51%) Rackspace
4 8 (20.51%) VMware
5 7 (17.95%) SAP
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle
7 1 (2.56%) Avaya
7 1 (2.56%) Nortel
7 1 (2.56%) ServiceNow