Period
to 17 August 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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government
England > South East
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 505 510 566
Rank change year-on-year +5 +56 -1
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 36 43 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the General category 0.37% 0.43% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 31 31 50
South East median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -22.22%
10th Percentile £21,000 £32,000 £26,205
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £57,650
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +28.38% -12.94%

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 9,824 9,978 13,425
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.97% 34.25% 36.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7,806 7,691 10,842
South East median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% - -
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £71,250
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 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 August 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 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
Thames Valley +7 16 £38,750 -3.13% 3
Surrey +13 14 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Berkshire -7 7 £52,251 +30.63% 2
Hampshire -19 6 £19,500 -52.80% 2
Buckinghamshire +3 5 £33,000 -1.49% 1
Oxfordshire -2 4 £32,500 -18.75%
Local Government
England

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

1 19 (52.78%) Finance
2 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (30.56%) Security Cleared
3 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 9 (25.00%) Internet
4 9 (25.00%) LAN
5 8 (22.22%) ITIL
5 8 (22.22%) Windows
6 7 (19.44%) NHS
6 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
6 7 (19.44%) Retail
6 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
6 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
7 6 (16.67%) ITSM
7 6 (16.67%) Degree
7 6 (16.67%) Project Management
7 6 (16.67%) Service Management
8 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET
8 5 (13.89%) Web Services
8 5 (13.89%) C#
8 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
8 5 (13.89%) .NET
8 5 (13.89%) VoIP
8 5 (13.89%) WAN
8 5 (13.89%) Capita
8 5 (13.89%) MVC
8 5 (13.89%) jQuery
8 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (13.89%) GDPR
9 4 (11.11%) Self-Motivation

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 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.78%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) Internet
1 9 (25.00%) LAN
2 5 (13.89%) VoIP
2 5 (13.89%) WAN
3 4 (11.11%) DNS
3 4 (11.11%) Intranet
4 3 (8.33%) ADSL
4 3 (8.33%) Ethernet
4 3 (8.33%) MPLS
5 2 (5.56%) Firewall
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.78%) CTI
6 1 (2.78%) DHCP
6 1 (2.78%) Skype
6 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) Big Data
1 4 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) JIRA
1 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (52.78%) Finance
2 7 (19.44%) Retail
3 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.56%) Legal
4 2 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (16.67%) Developer
2 5 (13.89%) Consultant
3 4 (11.11%) Applications Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Augmented Reality Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Service Desk Technician
3 4 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Web Applications Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) ITSM Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Configuration Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Server Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) .NET
1 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET
1 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (13.89%) jQuery
1 5 (13.89%) Web Services
2 4 (11.11%) GeoJSON
2 4 (11.11%) JSON
2 4 (11.11%) Lucene
2 4 (11.11%) RESTful
2 4 (11.11%) SOAP
2 4 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.78%) CSS
3 1 (2.78%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) React
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
1 7 (19.44%) NHS
2 4 (11.11%) Augmented Reality
2 4 (11.11%) Internet of Things
2 4 (11.11%) Robotics
2 4 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (11.11%) User Experience
3 3 (8.33%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.56%) Social Media
5 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Windows 2000
2 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.22%) ITIL
3 6 (16.67%) ITSM
3 6 (16.67%) Project Management
3 6 (16.67%) Service Management
4 5 (13.89%) MVC
5 4 (11.11%) Analytics
5 4 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 4 (11.11%) Information Security
5 4 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (11.11%) Records Management
5 4 (11.11%) Web Development
6 3 (8.33%) Data Protection
6 3 (8.33%) Feasibility Study
6 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (8.33%) ITIL V3
6 3 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (8.33%) Security Architecture
6 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) C#
1 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (2.78%) C++
3 1 (2.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Security Cleared
2 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
3 6 (16.67%) Degree
4 3 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (5.56%) MCITP
5 2 (5.56%) MCP
5 2 (5.56%) MCSE
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.78%) CCIE
6 1 (2.78%) CISA
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.78%) CISM
6 1 (2.78%) CISSP
6 1 (2.78%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (2.78%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.78%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) GDPR
2 3 (8.33%) COBIT
2 3 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 3 (8.33%) QA
3 2 (5.56%) SLA
4 1 (2.78%) GPG13
4 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Capita
3 4 (11.11%) Cisco
4 3 (8.33%) BMC
4 3 (8.33%) Remedy
4 3 (8.33%) VMware
5 1 (2.78%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.78%) Juniper
5 1 (2.78%) Northgate
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle
5 1 (2.78%) Palo Alto