The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information 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 over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Freedom of Information (FOI)
Rank 851 844 834
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information 15 20 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.020% 0.032%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.038% 0.050% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 18
Average salary £43,500 £41,716 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.27% +8.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,600 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £75,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £35,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+46.42% -33.33%
Freedom of Information
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
39758 40327 42565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.85% 39.44% 39.04%
Number of salaries quoted 32355 32066 35999
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 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Freedom of Information
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Freedom of Information Jobs Demand Trend in England

Freedom of Information
Salary Trend in England

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

Freedom of Information Salary Trend in England

Freedom of Information
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Freedom of Information across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Freedom of Information Salary Histogram in England

Freedom of Information
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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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 +28 7 £37,500 -18.47% 4
South East +12 4 - - 2
Yorkshire - 2 £43,500 - 1
West Midlands -9 1 £50,000 +42.85%
East of England - 1 £52,500 -
Freedom of Information
UK

Freedom of Information
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Freedom of Information 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.

1 22 (88.00%) Data Protection
2 13 (52.00%) Management Information System
3 12 (48.00%) Data Protection Act
4 9 (36.00%) Degree
4 9 (36.00%) Service Delivery
5 8 (32.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (32.00%) Information Management
5 8 (32.00%) Freedom of Information Act
6 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
6 6 (24.00%) SQL
6 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (24.00%) Migration
6 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.00%) Veritas
7 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
7 5 (20.00%) VMware
7 5 (20.00%) Programme Management
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle
7 5 (20.00%) Solaris
7 5 (20.00%) Linux
7 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (20.00%) Line Management
7 5 (20.00%) UNIX
7 5 (20.00%) Perl
7 5 (20.00%) SAN
7 5 (20.00%) NAS
7 5 (20.00%) OCP
7 5 (20.00%) OCA
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (20.00%) RHCSA

Freedom of Information
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Freedom of Information 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) SAN
1 5 (20.00%) NAS
2 3 (12.00%) Intranet
2 3 (12.00%) Internet
2 3 (12.00%) Extranet
3 2 (8.00%) LAN
3 2 (8.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (16.00%) PerformancePoint
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) OLAP
3 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.00%) Star Schema
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
1 5 (20.00%) Legal
1 5 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Local Government
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Developer
3 3 (12.00%) IT Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Business Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Report Writer
4 2 (8.00%) Information Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.00%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Information Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Security Advisor
5 1 (4.00%) Data Protection Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Compliance Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Information Security Officer
5 1 (4.00%) Security Officer
5 1 (4.00%) Information Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
1 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Management Information System
2 12 (48.00%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (32.00%) Freedom of Information Act
4 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (20.00%) Clustering
5 4 (16.00%) Data Extraction
6 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (8.00%) NHS
7 2 (8.00%) Thin Client
7 2 (8.00%) Fat Client
8 1 (4.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) UNIX
1 5 (20.00%) Solaris
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
1 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Data Protection
2 9 (36.00%) Service Delivery
3 8 (32.00%) Information Management
4 6 (24.00%) Migration
4 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 5 (20.00%) Line Management
6 4 (16.00%) ETL
6 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
6 4 (16.00%) ITIL
6 4 (16.00%) Information Security
7 3 (12.00%) Information Assurance
7 3 (12.00%) Network Management
7 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
8 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
8 2 (8.00%) Web Development
8 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (8.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) OCP
2 5 (20.00%) OCA
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (20.00%) RHCSA
3 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) CIMA
4 2 (8.00%) A+ Certification
4 2 (8.00%) ACCA
4 2 (8.00%) MCP
4 2 (8.00%) CISSP
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) CISA
5 1 (4.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
2 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) Veritas
2 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (12.00%) Aquila
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix
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