Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Local Government
England > South East
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 506 509 516
Rank change year-on-year +3 +7 +48
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 41 29 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.14% 0.100% 0.28%
As % of the General category 0.41% 0.30% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 31 23 72
South East median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,235
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +10.39% -19.48%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,850 £25,803
90th Percentile £59,000 £58,000 £82,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £48,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +28.00% -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 9,935 9,636 13,866
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.72% 33.18% 36.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7,835 7,426 11,116
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.10% +1.11%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,000 £27,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 21 May 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 21 May 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 -4 27 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Berkshire -3 11 £45,000 +31.39% 1
Oxfordshire -1 10 £36,500 -8.75%
Surrey -4 6 £42,500 +20.57% 2
Buckinghamshire -5 6 £33,000 - 2
Hampshire -21 5 £34,000 -32.00% 4
West Sussex +9 3 £24,500 -52.20%
Local Government
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 17 (41.46%) Finance
1 17 (41.46%) Capita
2 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
3 10 (24.39%) ITIL
4 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
4 8 (19.51%) PRINCE2
4 8 (19.51%) Migration
5 7 (17.07%) Degree
5 7 (17.07%) SQL
6 6 (14.63%) Windows
6 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
6 6 (14.63%) Internet
6 6 (14.63%) Project Management
7 5 (12.20%) Remedy
7 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (12.20%) SLA
7 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (12.20%) VMware
7 5 (12.20%) Programme Management
7 5 (12.20%) Data Migration
7 5 (12.20%) Software Delivery
7 5 (12.20%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (9.76%) OPENHousing
8 4 (9.76%) Driving Licence
8 4 (9.76%) Windows Server
8 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (9.76%) ITSM
8 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (9.76%) Workflow

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 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.44%) OpenEdge
3 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) OPENHousing
2 2 (4.88%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.44%) OPENContractor
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) Internet
2 4 (9.76%) DNS
2 4 (9.76%) VoIP
3 3 (7.32%) LAN
3 3 (7.32%) WAN
4 2 (4.88%) ADSL
4 2 (4.88%) DHCP
4 2 (4.88%) Ethernet
4 2 (4.88%) Firewall
4 2 (4.88%) MPLS
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.44%) CTI
5 1 (2.44%) Skype
5 1 (2.44%) SMS
5 1 (2.44%) SMTP
5 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.88%) MS Access
4 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.44%) MySQL
General
1 17 (41.46%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Advertising
2 3 (7.32%) Legal
3 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (19.51%) Consultant
2 5 (12.20%) Implementation Manager
2 5 (12.20%) Product Manager
2 5 (12.20%) Programme Manager
2 5 (12.20%) Public Sector Programme Manager
3 4 (9.76%) Developer
3 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Server Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Software Implementation Manager
3 4 (9.76%) Software Manager
3 4 (9.76%) Software Product Manager
4 3 (7.32%) .NET Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Applications Support
4 3 (7.32%) Business Consultant
4 3 (7.32%) Exchange Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (7.32%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) .NET
1 3 (7.32%) WCF
2 1 (2.44%) React
2 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Driving Licence
2 3 (7.32%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.44%) CMDB
4 1 (2.44%) IVR
4 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Windows Server
2 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.44%) Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Unix
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) ITIL
2 8 (19.51%) Migration
2 8 (19.51%) PRINCE2
3 6 (14.63%) Project Management
4 5 (12.20%) Customer Requirements
4 5 (12.20%) Data Migration
4 5 (12.20%) Programme Management
4 5 (12.20%) Software Delivery
4 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.76%) ITSM
5 4 (9.76%) Service Management
5 4 (9.76%) Workflow
6 3 (7.32%) Kanban
6 3 (7.32%) Process Management
6 3 (7.32%) Scrum
6 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.88%) Functional Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Integration Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) C#
2 1 (2.44%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
2 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (9.76%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (7.32%) MCITP
4 3 (7.32%) MCP
4 3 (7.32%) MCSE
4 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) CCIE
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.44%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) PMO
2 2 (4.88%) QA
3 1 (2.44%) GDPR
3 1 (2.44%) GPG13
3 1 (2.44%) P3O
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Capita
2 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.20%) Remedy
3 5 (12.20%) VMware
4 3 (7.32%) Cisco
5 2 (4.88%) BMC
6 1 (2.44%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.44%) Juniper
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle
6 1 (2.44%) Palo Alto