Period
to 17 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government
England > South East
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 497 484 553
Rank change year-on-year -13 +69 +29
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 45 52 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the General category 0.48% 0.52% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 43 39 54
South East median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £36,300
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +10.19% -1.89%
10th Percentile £21,480 £31,100 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,750 £52,000 £49,412
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +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 South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 9,295 10,005 12,652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.93% 34.53% 35.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7,441 7,702 10,194
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £71,250
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 South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in the South East

Local Government
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Local Government in the South East

Local Government
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Local Government in the South East over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Local Government in the South East

Local Government
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 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
Surrey +31 19 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Thames Valley +1 14 £40,000 +19.40% 3
Berkshire -7 8 £52,251 -0.47% 2
West Sussex - 6 £45,000 - 2
Hampshire -31 5 £19,500 -58.43% 4
Oxfordshire -2 4 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Buckinghamshire +15 2 £28,199 -14.55%
Local Government
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 South East region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 20 (44.44%) Finance
2 16 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (31.11%) Degree
4 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
5 10 (22.22%) ITIL
5 10 (22.22%) Project Management
5 10 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 10 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 9 (20.00%) NHS
7 8 (17.78%) Internet
7 8 (17.78%) Service Management
7 8 (17.78%) ITSM
7 8 (17.78%) LAN
7 8 (17.78%) Information Security
7 8 (17.78%) GDPR
7 8 (17.78%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (15.56%) Retail
8 7 (15.56%) JIRA
9 6 (13.33%) Business Analysis
9 6 (13.33%) Scrum
9 6 (13.33%) Windows
9 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
9 6 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (13.33%) User Experience
9 6 (13.33%) Confluence
9 6 (13.33%) Bitbucket
10 5 (11.11%) Analytics
10 5 (11.11%) ITIL V3
10 5 (11.11%) Security Architecture
10 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (13.33%) Confluence
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.22%) OPENHousing
2 1 (2.22%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.78%) Internet
1 8 (17.78%) LAN
2 4 (8.89%) Intranet
2 4 (8.89%) WAN
3 3 (6.67%) ADSL
3 3 (6.67%) DNS
3 3 (6.67%) Ethernet
3 3 (6.67%) MPLS
3 3 (6.67%) VoIP
4 2 (4.44%) Network Security
5 1 (2.22%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) Big Data
1 4 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.22%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) JIRA
2 6 (13.33%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 20 (44.44%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Retail
3 5 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 4 (8.89%) Marketing
4 4 (8.89%) Military
5 1 (2.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (13.33%) Consultant
2 5 (11.11%) Developer
2 5 (11.11%) ITSM Consultant
3 4 (8.89%) Agile Product Owner
3 4 (8.89%) Applications Developer
3 4 (8.89%) Augmented Reality Developer
3 4 (8.89%) Product Owner
3 4 (8.89%) Service Desk Technician
3 4 (8.89%) Web Applications Developer
4 3 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Configuration Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Data Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Development Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Network Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Sales Support
5 2 (4.44%) Security Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) .NET
1 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (11.11%) jQuery
1 5 (11.11%) Web Services
2 4 (8.89%) GeoJSON
2 4 (8.89%) JSON
2 4 (8.89%) Lucene
2 4 (8.89%) RESTful
2 4 (8.89%) SOAP
2 4 (8.89%) XML
3 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.22%) CSS
3 1 (2.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 9 (20.00%) NHS
3 8 (17.78%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (13.33%) User Experience
5 4 (8.89%) Augmented Reality
5 4 (8.89%) Internet of Things
5 4 (8.89%) Robotics
6 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (4.44%) Social Media
6 2 (4.44%) Virtual Team
7 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Windows
2 4 (8.89%) Windows 2000
2 4 (8.89%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (22.22%) ITIL
2 10 (22.22%) Project Management
3 8 (17.78%) Information Security
3 8 (17.78%) ITSM
3 8 (17.78%) Service Management
4 6 (13.33%) Business Analysis
4 6 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (13.33%) Scrum
5 5 (11.11%) Analytics
5 5 (11.11%) BPMN
5 5 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 5 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (11.11%) Feasibility Study
5 5 (11.11%) ITIL V3
5 5 (11.11%) MVC
5 5 (11.11%) Security Architecture
5 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (11.11%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 4 (8.89%) C#
3 1 (2.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (31.11%) Degree
2 10 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.44%) APMP
5 2 (4.44%) CCNA
5 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.22%) CISA
6 1 (2.22%) CISM
6 1 (2.22%) CISSP
6 1 (2.22%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.22%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 1 (2.22%) MCITP
6 1 (2.22%) MCP
6 1 (2.22%) MCSE
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) GDPR
2 5 (11.11%) COBIT
2 5 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 3 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (6.67%) QA
4 2 (4.44%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) Cisco
3 4 (8.89%) Atlassian
4 3 (6.67%) BMC
4 3 (6.67%) Remedy
5 2 (4.44%) BT
5 2 (4.44%) Northgate
6 1 (2.22%) VMware