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Top 10 Govt and Public Sector Tech Companies in UK - 2020

Public sector organisations around the world are recognising the fundamental importance of the citizen experience — and devoting resources to making it better. However, while citizen experience remains vitally important, organisations will look inward to streamline and automate processes in an effort to continue redefining their service delivery efficiencies. Developments such as intelligent automation and AI technology will change the way public sector work gets done. By shifting the focus from carrying out mundane, routine tasks to identifying and addressing high-value issues, public sector employees have the opportunity to create more value for constituents and enhance their professional satisfaction. Governments looking to serve their citizens in the digital era need to keep up with the demands of tech-savvy associates. To respond to citizen demand for 24/7 digital information services and provides other services and programs that support constituents, governments must take advantage of new technologies.

While technology can help governments and government agencies become more effective, modernising technology doesn’t happen overnight. In order to assist government and public sector institutions in the task of finding accomplished technology companies, we have compiled this issue of Govt CIO Outlook. In this edition, we have listed the top 10 government and public sector tech companies in the UK to highlight the organisations that can escalate the chances of your growth. Equipped with innovative technological capabilities, these companies are set to transform the government landscape. We hope this issue of Govt CIO Outlook helps you build the partnership your organisation need to foster a workspace driven by robust and efficient technology.

We bring to you Govt CIO Outlook’s “Top 10 Govt and Public Sector Tech Companies in UK – 2020.”

    Top Govt and Public Sector Tech Companies in UK

  • A Fortinet Expert Partner, Switchshop draws on its knowledge of IT networking, security, and VoIP telephony solutions and the expansive partner ecosystem to offer a “defence-in-depth” network security model. Such extensive capabilities unarguably make Switchshop a one-stop-shop for enterprise-grade security systems that can deflect a myriad of cyberthreats. The use of the Fortinet Security Fabric platform gives Switchshop the ability to integrate innovative technologies like EDR (Endpoint Detection and Response) seamlessly into existing cybersecurity architectures. Alongside the Fortinet platform, Switchshop also utilises HPE Aruba’s network access control (NAC) and the database-driven network automation solution AOS-CX to drive innovation

  • 31ten Consulting

    31ten Consulting

    31ten is a trusted, independent, and agile consultancy that works closely with a range of public-sector organisations, principally in local and central government. Specialising in the areas of strategy, leadership, assets, procurement, regeneration, housing, and organisational change, we benefit from a rare combination of experience that is more specialist than that of traditional consultancies. This allows them to deliver the tailored, creative results its clients want to meet their individual needs. One of its founding ambitions was to move away from the corporate setting and to form a genuinely client-focussed consultancy that helped our clients achieve more with what they have or to be better at what they do. The values they uphold today continue to reflect that original ambition, as well as the environment in which we work with each other and its partners.

  • Agilisys


    Agilisys, an employee owned organisation, is one of the UK’s fastest growing and innovative cloud and digital transformation specialists, enabling organisations to adopt technologies, platforms and processes that promote new ways of working. An established partner for both the public and private sector for nearly two decades, we have earned a strong reputation and hold deep domain expertise delivering change and innovation, particularly within local and central government. The company support its customers through a network of offices and centres of excellence throughout the UK, employing over 1,500 staff across the UK.

  • Apptio


    Apptio transforms the way IT runs its business and makes decisions. With its cloud-based applications, IT leaders manage, plan and optimize their technology investments across on-premises and cloud. With Apptio, IT leaders become strategic partners to the business by demonstrating value of IT investments, accelerate innovation and shift their technology investments from running the business to digital innovation. Hundreds of global enterprise organizations choose Apptio as their business system of record for hybrid IT. Apptio’s software helps technology leaders make smart business decisions as they plan, analyse, and optimize technology investments in IT transformation. The software uses machine learning to translate technology costs across the entire IT portfolio into a holistic, business-centric view.

  • Civica


    Civica is one of the UK’s largest software companies, with over 30 years of proven expertise in delivering improved outcomes for public services around the world. With over 30 years of sector experience, Civica is committed to putting people first and continually improving outcomes for citizens. Its people bring a wealth of insight, combining the best of the public and private sectors, applying local knowledge on a global scale. Whether it’s partnering with organisations at a national or local level, Civica challenge themselves and its customers to see the opportunities in every situation. Through its commitment to turning ideas into action, the company helps over 2.5 million professionals deliver the public services of the future, every day.

  • Fivium


    If you’re a public sector organisation, save time, energy and money when handling cases such as Freedom of Information (FOI), parliamentary questions, ministerial correspondence, requests, licencing, correspondence and complaints handling with our purpose built services. If you require a bespoke application which requires extensive customisation, we can also develop a solution that best fits your needs. We’ve greatly improved multiple UK industries such as exports, oil and gas with our award-winning licencing services. We also have an out-of-the-box case management system called eCase. Fivium is an IT company based in London, serving a range of public sector organisations. We’ve also built great applications for Boeing, as well as the Australian government.

  • Methods


    Methods is the leading digital transformation partner for the UK public sector. We care deeply about making our public services better and have been doing this for 28 years. Methods partners with a range of central government departments and agencies to transform the way public sector operates in the UK. Our mission is to help safeguard public-facing services and apply digital thinking to make sure the future of our public services is centred around citizens. Committed to having social impact, we enjoy an enviable track record of delivering real savings and benefits. We do this by helping you move from vertically integrated legacy infrastructure to a platform business model – allowing you to keep infrastructure costs low and focus on doing what you do best i.e. delivering front-end services. With Methods, you access a range of specialist skills and industry expertise to transform your organisation for the digital age, break free of expensive suppliers, and take control of your customer relationships and operating model.

  • UK Cloud

    UK Cloud

    UKCloud is the trusted multi-cloud provider to the UK public sector and makes digital transformation happen – cheaper, faster and safer. The company aims to help organisations in regulated environments, especially the UK public sector, transform to become more agile and deliver better digital services. We believe that diversity of technology drives value and innovation. Its multi-cloud platform brings together technology stacks from Cisco, Dell EMC, Microsoft, Oracle, Red Hat and VMware. UK Cloud's customer service is award-winning, and they are continually committed to driving improvements across its business to deliver even greater value to its customers.

  • Version1


    Version 1 proves that IT can make a real difference to its customers'​ businesses. They are trusted by global brands to deliver IT services and solutions which drive customer success. Its 1300 strong team works closely with our technology partners to provide independent advice that helps our customers navigate the rapidly changing world of IT. The company's greatest strength is balance in its efforts to achieve Customer Success, Empowered People and a Strong Organisation, underpinned by the commitment to our values. They believe this is what makes Version 1 different and more importantly, its customers agree. Set up in 2018, its Innovation Labs develop innovative solutions and proof of value for customers to ensure Version 1 remain on the forefront of disruptive technology.

  • Vysiion


    Part of the Exponential-e Group, Vysiion is a well-respected supplier of innovative IT and telecommunications services, solutions and products, Vysiion delivers proactive and responsive technical services to its expanding customer base, which includes the Utilities, Police and Defence markets. These solutions include IT managed services, private and public cloud services, critical network infrastructure and cyber security solutions. Its solutions have been developed from its heritage in business critical infrastructure delivery, its ICT managed services expertise, and its Public and Private Sector cloud, hosting and network capabilities. As a result the Vysiion team has the experience and capability to provide a full technology consultancy and delivery solution. All solutions are developed by a team with a proven track record and a thorough understanding of Cloud & Enterprise, Infrastructure Delivery, Colocation and ICT Managed Services.