The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information Act in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Freedom of Information Act over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)
Rank 834 840 868
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +28
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information Act 16 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.006% 0.007%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.043% 0.016% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 7
Average salary £67,500 £42,238 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.81% -13.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary - £35,858 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- -1.08%
Freedom of Information Act
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
37525 37904 39936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.98% 39.63% 38.67%
Number of salaries quoted 30572 29904 33584
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Freedom of Information Act
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Freedom of Information Act across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Freedom of Information Act Jobs Demand Trend in England

Freedom of Information Act
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Freedom of Information Act across the England region.

Freedom of Information Act Salary Trend in England

Freedom of Information Act
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Freedom of Information Act across the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Freedom of Information Act Salary Histogram in England

Freedom of Information Act
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Freedom of Information Act within the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +13 15 £67,500 +48.35% 7
South East -26 1 - -
Freedom of Information Act
UK

Freedom of Information Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Freedom of Information Act also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Freedom of Information Act.

1 17 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 17 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 15 (88.24%) Data Protection Act
3 11 (64.71%) SC Cleared
3 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
3 11 (64.71%) Information Security
4 10 (58.82%) Cyber Security
5 9 (52.94%) Information Assurance
6 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
7 6 (35.29%) Risk Management
8 5 (29.41%) Finance
8 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
8 5 (29.41%) Programme Management
8 5 (29.41%) VMware
8 5 (29.41%) Clustering
8 5 (29.41%) Perl
8 5 (29.41%) Oracle
8 5 (29.41%) UNIX
8 5 (29.41%) Solaris
8 5 (29.41%) Linux
8 5 (29.41%) OCP
8 5 (29.41%) OCA
8 5 (29.41%) Oracle Certification
8 5 (29.41%) SAN
8 5 (29.41%) Veritas
8 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
8 5 (29.41%) NAS
8 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (29.41%) Degree

Freedom of Information Act
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Freedom of Information Act also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Freedom of Information Act. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) SAN
1 5 (29.41%) NAS
2 2 (11.76%) Internet
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
1 5 (29.41%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Security Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Security Operations Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Data Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Operations Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Security Advisor
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Compliance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 17 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
2 15 (88.24%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
4 5 (29.41%) Clustering
4 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
5 2 (11.76%) CESG
5 2 (11.76%) Social Media
5 2 (11.76%) PMI
5 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
6 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
6 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) UNIX
1 5 (29.41%) Solaris
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
1 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 11 (64.71%) Information Security
3 10 (58.82%) Cyber Security
4 9 (52.94%) Information Assurance
5 6 (35.29%) Risk Management
6 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
6 5 (29.41%) Programme Management
6 5 (29.41%) Line Management
7 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (17.65%) ISMS
9 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
9 2 (11.76%) Data Management
9 2 (11.76%) Migration
9 2 (11.76%) Change Control
9 2 (11.76%) SIEM
9 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
9 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
9 2 (11.76%) Change Management
9 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Perl
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) SC Cleared
1 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
2 5 (29.41%) OCP
2 5 (29.41%) OCA
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 5 (29.41%) RHCSA
3 2 (11.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
2 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.76%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) VMware
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
1 5 (29.41%) Veritas
1 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
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