Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government
England > North West
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 350 328 302
Rank change year-on-year -22 -26 +19
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 22 30 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.18% 0.24% 0.38%
As % of the General category 0.44% 0.66% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 14 30 62
North West median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +107.55% -24.29%
10th Percentile £23,425 £22,075 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £37,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £48,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +28.00% -11.76%

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 5,019 4,580 4,627
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 40.80% 37.04% 41.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3,793 3,543 3,708
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,275 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,575
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -5 14 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Lancashire - 3 £23,500 -
Cheshire - 2 - - 2
Cumbria - 1 - -
Local Government
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 11 (50.00%) Migration
2 11 (50.00%) VMware
3 10 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (40.91%) Rackspace
4 9 (40.91%) DevOps
4 9 (40.91%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (40.91%) Use Case
4 9 (40.91%) Open Source
4 9 (40.91%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (40.91%) Middleware
4 9 (40.91%) Web Services
4 9 (40.91%) UML
4 9 (40.91%) SOA
4 9 (40.91%) Management Information System
4 9 (40.91%) Manufacturing
4 9 (40.91%) Retail
4 9 (40.91%) Google
4 9 (40.91%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 6 (27.27%) Windows
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (22.73%) XenApp
6 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
6 5 (22.73%) Citrix
7 4 (18.18%) ITIL

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (9.09%) IIS
1 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 10 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (40.91%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (13.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (9.09%) LAN
2 2 (9.09%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (9.09%) SAN
2 2 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) EDMS
General
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) Manufacturing
2 9 (40.91%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Architect
2 9 (40.91%) AWS Architect
2 9 (40.91%) AWS Consultant
2 9 (40.91%) Cloud Architect
2 9 (40.91%) Cloud Consultant
2 9 (40.91%) Consultant
2 9 (40.91%) Web Architect
2 9 (40.91%) Web Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support
3 3 (13.64%) Server Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Field Sales Executive
4 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.09%) IT Operations Manager
4 2 (9.09%) IT Sales Executive
4 2 (9.09%) Operations Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Sales Executive
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) Middleware
1 9 (40.91%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Enterprise Software
1 9 (40.91%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.09%) PKI
4 1 (4.55%) Private Cloud
4 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
1 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
1 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (13.64%) Windows 10
3 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Migration
2 10 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (40.91%) DevOps
3 9 (40.91%) Open Source
3 9 (40.91%) Requirements Analysis
3 9 (40.91%) SOA
3 9 (40.91%) UML
3 9 (40.91%) Use Case
4 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
5 4 (18.18%) ITIL
6 3 (13.64%) Project Management
7 2 (9.09%) Business Development
7 2 (9.09%) IT Strategy
7 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 2 (9.09%) Service Management
7 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
8 1 (4.55%) Creative Thinking
8 1 (4.55%) Presales
8 1 (4.55%) Robotic Process Automation
8 1 (4.55%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) GDPR
2 1 (4.55%) ISO 14001
2 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) XenApp
2 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (9.09%) SCOM
1 2 (9.09%) SmoothWall
1 2 (9.09%) WSUS
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) VMware
2 9 (40.91%) Google
2 9 (40.91%) Rackspace
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 5 (22.73%) Citrix
5 2 (9.09%) Avaya
5 2 (9.09%) McAfee
6 1 (4.55%) Kofax