Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government
England > North West
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 325 355 329
Rank change year-on-year +30 -26 +1
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 35 10 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.30% 0.079% 0.21%
As % of the General category 0.77% 0.19% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 26 8 36
North West median annual salary £45,000 £41,250 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +55.66% -33.75%
10th Percentile £23,000 £28,365 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,375 £61,875 £49,375
England median annual salary £45,000 £46,913 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.08% +10.38% -

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 4,551 5,322 4,511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 38.66% 41.85% 37.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3,362 3,869 3,692
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 £26,250 £24,775
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £64,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 15 October 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 15 October 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 +29 27 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Cheshire +14 7 £40,750 -
Lancashire +11 2 £57,500 +64.29%
Local Government
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 13 (37.14%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (31.43%) Project Management
4 10 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 10 (28.57%) Wireless
4 10 (28.57%) Migration
4 10 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 10 (28.57%) Cisco
4 10 (28.57%) Retail
5 9 (25.71%) Google
5 9 (25.71%) Requirements Analysis
5 9 (25.71%) Use Case
5 9 (25.71%) Ruckus Wireless
5 9 (25.71%) DevOps
5 9 (25.71%) Office 365
5 9 (25.71%) Rackspace
5 9 (25.71%) NETGEAR
5 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (25.71%) Open Source
5 9 (25.71%) Aruba
5 9 (25.71%) Middleware
5 9 (25.71%) HP
5 9 (25.71%) Web Services
5 9 (25.71%) UML
5 9 (25.71%) SOA
5 9 (25.71%) Ethernet
5 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (25.71%) VMware

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 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (25.71%) Google Cloud Platform
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (25.71%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) G Suite
2 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) Wireless
2 9 (25.71%) Ethernet
3 2 (5.71%) LAN
3 2 (5.71%) WAN
4 1 (2.86%) DHCP
4 1 (2.86%) DNS
4 1 (2.86%) Network Security
4 1 (2.86%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (11.43%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) Data Mining
1 4 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (11.43%) Power BI
1 4 (11.43%) Qlik Sense
1 4 (11.43%) QlikView
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.86%) EDMS
General
1 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 10 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 10 (28.57%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Consultant
2 9 (25.71%) Architect
2 9 (25.71%) AWS Architect
2 9 (25.71%) AWS Consultant
2 9 (25.71%) Cloud Architect
2 9 (25.71%) Cloud Consultant
2 9 (25.71%) Web Architect
2 9 (25.71%) Web Consultant
3 8 (22.86%) Technical Support
4 7 (20.00%) Analyst
5 6 (17.14%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 5 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
6 5 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (14.29%) 2nd Line Technical Support
6 5 (14.29%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
6 5 (14.29%) Support Analyst
6 5 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) 802.1X
1 9 (25.71%) Middleware
1 9 (25.71%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.71%) New Media
3 2 (5.71%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Project Management
2 10 (28.57%) Migration
3 9 (25.71%) DevOps
3 9 (25.71%) Open Source
3 9 (25.71%) Requirements Analysis
3 9 (25.71%) SOA
3 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (25.71%) UML
3 9 (25.71%) Use Case
4 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (17.14%) Analytics
5 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (14.29%) Business Transformation
6 5 (14.29%) Presales
6 5 (14.29%) PRINCE
7 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis
7 4 (11.43%) Predictive Modelling
7 4 (11.43%) SDLC
7 4 (11.43%) Validation
8 3 (8.57%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) CCNP
2 1 (2.86%) CISA
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.86%) CISM
2 1 (2.86%) CISSP
2 1 (2.86%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.71%) PMO
2 1 (2.86%) GDPR
2 1 (2.86%) ISO 14001
2 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 10 (28.57%) Cisco
3 9 (25.71%) Aruba
3 9 (25.71%) Google
3 9 (25.71%) HP
3 9 (25.71%) NETGEAR
3 9 (25.71%) Rackspace
3 9 (25.71%) Ruckus Wireless
3 9 (25.71%) VMware
4 4 (11.43%) SAP
5 1 (2.86%) Avaya
5 1 (2.86%) Kofax
5 1 (2.86%) Nortel
5 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow