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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Freedom of Information Act over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)
UK / England
Rank 830 919 930
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +11
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information Act 3 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.001% 0.017%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.010% 0.003% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 12
Median salary £65,000 £51,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.60% -20.38%
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £55,000 £33,738
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +63.02%

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
30435 38550 38993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.34% 40.82% 39.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24691 31184 31497
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Freedom of Information Act
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Freedom of Information Act as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Freedom of Information Act within the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East - 3 £65,000 -
Freedom of Information Act
UK

Freedom of Information Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing Freedom of Information Act also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Freedom of Information Act.

1 7 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 6 (85.71%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) Information Assurance
4 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (57.14%) CLAS
4 4 (57.14%) Security Auditing
4 4 (57.14%) Internal Audit
4 4 (57.14%) JSP 440
4 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
4 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (57.14%) BCP
4 4 (57.14%) CISM
4 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
4 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity
4 4 (57.14%) CESG
4 4 (57.14%) CESG CLAS
4 4 (57.14%) CISSP
5 3 (42.86%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (28.57%) Information Management
7 1 (14.29%) B2B
7 1 (14.29%) EDRMS
7 1 (14.29%) Retail
7 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 1 (14.29%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) Law
7 1 (14.29%) Legal
7 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
7 1 (14.29%) Records Management
7 1 (14.29%) Information Governance

Freedom of Information Act
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) EDRMS
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Law
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Account Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Security Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Compliance Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Head of Information
2 1 (14.29%) Head of Information Assurance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (57.14%) CESG
2 4 (57.14%) CESG CLAS
3 3 (42.86%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (71.43%) Information Assurance
3 4 (57.14%) BCP
3 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity
3 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity Planning
3 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
3 4 (57.14%) Internal Audit
3 4 (57.14%) Security Auditing
3 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Information Management
5 1 (14.29%) B2B
5 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
5 1 (14.29%) Records Management
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) CISM
2 4 (57.14%) CISSP
2 4 (57.14%) CLAS
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (57.14%) JSP 440