Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government
England > North West
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 326 364 301
Rank change year-on-year +38 -63 +24
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 30 12 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.25% 0.092% 0.35%
As % of the General category 0.64% 0.23% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 67
North West median annual salary £44,376 £48,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.55% +81.13% -24.29%
10th Percentile £22,625 £16,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £42,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +28.38% -13.27%

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 4,706 5,221 4,587
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 38.84% 39.82% 39.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3,531 3,868 3,708
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £64,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% -

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +30 19 £45,000 -6.25% 3
Cheshire +1 8 £40,750 -
Lancashire - 3 £23,500 -
Local Government
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 18 (60.00%) Finance
2 14 (46.67%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (43.33%) Migration
4 12 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 12 (40.00%) VMware
4 12 (40.00%) Retail
5 11 (36.67%) Google
5 11 (36.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 11 (36.67%) Use Case
5 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (36.67%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (36.67%) Open Source
5 11 (36.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (36.67%) Manufacturing
5 11 (36.67%) Middleware
5 11 (36.67%) Web Services
5 11 (36.67%) UML
5 11 (36.67%) SOA
5 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
5 11 (36.67%) Rackspace
5 11 (36.67%) DevOps
5 11 (36.67%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (20.00%) Cisco
6 6 (20.00%) Project Management
6 6 (20.00%) Wireless
6 6 (20.00%) Office 365
7 5 (16.67%) Aruba
7 5 (16.67%) NETGEAR
7 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (16.67%) Ethernet

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 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.33%) IIS
1 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 11 (36.67%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (36.67%) Google Cloud Platform
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (3.33%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) Wireless
2 5 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 3 (10.00%) LAN
3 3 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (10.00%) WAN
4 1 (3.33%) DHCP
4 1 (3.33%) DNS
4 1 (3.33%) Network Security
4 1 (3.33%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (3.33%) SAN
4 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 2 (6.67%) Data Mining
2 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.67%) Power BI
2 2 (6.67%) Qlik Sense
2 2 (6.67%) QlikView
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.33%) EDMS
General
1 18 (60.00%) Finance
2 12 (40.00%) Retail
3 11 (36.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Consultant
2 11 (36.67%) Architect
2 11 (36.67%) AWS Architect
2 11 (36.67%) AWS Consultant
2 11 (36.67%) Cloud Architect
2 11 (36.67%) Cloud Consultant
2 11 (36.67%) Web Architect
2 11 (36.67%) Web Consultant
3 4 (13.33%) Technical Support
4 3 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 3 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
4 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 3 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 3 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 3 (10.00%) IT Programme Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Programme Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Transformation Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Transformation Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) Middleware
1 11 (36.67%) Web Services
2 5 (16.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.33%) PKI
4 1 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Windows 10
2 4 (13.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Migration
2 11 (36.67%) DevOps
2 11 (36.67%) Open Source
2 11 (36.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 11 (36.67%) SOA
2 11 (36.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (36.67%) UML
2 11 (36.67%) Use Case
3 6 (20.00%) Project Management
4 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 5 (16.67%) Presales
5 4 (13.33%) Analytics
5 4 (13.33%) SDLC
5 4 (13.33%) Validation
6 3 (10.00%) ITIL
6 3 (10.00%) PRINCE
6 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) CCNP
2 1 (3.33%) CISA
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.33%) CISM
2 1 (3.33%) CISSP
2 1 (3.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.67%) PMO
2 1 (3.33%) GDPR
2 1 (3.33%) ISO 14001
2 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) XenApp
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (3.33%) SCOM
1 1 (3.33%) SmoothWall
1 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) VMware
2 11 (36.67%) Google
2 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (36.67%) Rackspace
3 6 (20.00%) Cisco
4 5 (16.67%) Aruba
4 5 (16.67%) HP
4 5 (16.67%) NETGEAR
4 5 (16.67%) Ruckus Wireless
5 4 (13.33%) Citrix
6 2 (6.67%) Avaya
6 2 (6.67%) SAP
7 1 (3.33%) Kofax
7 1 (3.33%) McAfee
7 1 (3.33%) Nortel
7 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow