Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government
England > South East
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 492 517 513
Rank change year-on-year +25 -4 +35
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 56 41 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.18% 0.13% 0.33%
As % of the General category 0.55% 0.39% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 42 42 101
South East median annual salary £41,000 £37,500 £35,877
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.33% +4.53% -9.46%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,125 £28,000
90th Percentile £58,975 £52,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +15.85% +2.50%

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 10,275 10,581 15,083
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.89% 33.80% 36.61%
Number of salaries quoted 8,058 8,146 11,923
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £71,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% -

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 18 February 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 18 February 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 +30 38 £42,000 +20.00% 3
Berkshire +44 16 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Oxfordshire -7 16 £35,750 -0.69%
Hampshire -15 8 £46,913 +31.67% 2
Buckinghamshire +12 6 £33,000 - 2
West Sussex +4 5 £24,500 -10.91% 1
Surrey -3 4 £49,636 +10.30% 2
East Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
Local Government
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 34 (60.71%) Finance
2 19 (33.93%) Capita
3 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
4 15 (26.79%) SQL Server
5 13 (23.21%) Degree
6 11 (19.64%) PRINCE2
7 9 (16.07%) Windows
7 9 (16.07%) Active Directory
7 9 (16.07%) Migration
8 8 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (14.29%) SQL
8 8 (14.29%) ITIL
9 7 (12.50%) VMware
9 7 (12.50%) MS Exchange
9 7 (12.50%) Legal
9 7 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
10 6 (10.71%) Windows Server
10 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (10.71%) Software Delivery
10 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (10.71%) Project Management
10 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (10.71%) MCP
10 6 (10.71%) MCSE
10 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (10.71%) Hyper-V
10 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010

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 7 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.79%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) OPENHousing
1 4 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (7.14%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.79%) OPENContractor
2 1 (1.79%) SAP ECC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) DHCP
2 1 (1.79%) DNS
2 1 (1.79%) SMS
2 1 (1.79%) SMTP
2 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.79%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (8.93%) MS Access
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.36%) GIS
4 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.79%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (1.79%) SAP BW
General
1 34 (60.71%) Finance
2 7 (12.50%) Legal
3 3 (5.36%) Advertising
4 2 (3.57%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (21.43%) Consultant
2 8 (14.29%) Analyst
2 8 (14.29%) Implementation Manager
2 8 (14.29%) Product Manager
2 8 (14.29%) Support Consultant
3 7 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 7 (12.50%) Software Implementation Manager
3 7 (12.50%) Software Manager
3 7 (12.50%) Software Product Manager
3 7 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) Exchange Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (10.71%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Windows Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Windows Server Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) IT Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Programme Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Public Sector Programme Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Support
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) .NET
2 4 (7.14%) WCF
3 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Smartphone
2 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.79%) CMDB
4 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.79%) IVR
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.07%) Windows
2 6 (10.71%) Windows Server
2 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.57%) Linux
4 1 (1.79%) Solaris
4 1 (1.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.64%) PRINCE2
2 9 (16.07%) Migration
3 8 (14.29%) ITIL
4 7 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
5 6 (10.71%) Project Management
5 6 (10.71%) Software Delivery
6 5 (8.93%) Programme Management
6 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.14%) Change Management
7 4 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (7.14%) Data Migration
7 4 (7.14%) Process Management
7 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 4 (7.14%) Workflow
8 3 (5.36%) Customer-Centricity
8 3 (5.36%) ERP
8 3 (5.36%) ITSM
8 3 (5.36%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (23.21%) Degree
2 8 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (10.71%) MCITP
3 6 (10.71%) MCP
3 6 (10.71%) MCSE
3 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) SLA
2 2 (3.57%) PMO
3 1 (1.79%) P3O
System Software
1 9 (16.07%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.71%) Hyper-V
2 6 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.79%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (33.93%) Capita
2 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.50%) VMware
4 4 (7.14%) Oracle
5 3 (5.36%) Remedy
6 1 (1.79%) ESRI
6 1 (1.79%) Lagan
6 1 (1.79%) SAP