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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Freedom of Information (FOI)
Rank 779 882 837
Rank change year-on-year
+103 -45
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information 75 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.006% 0.019%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.016% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 42 5 18
Average salary £43,627 £39,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.44% +2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £30,187
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £58,000 £41,550
UK excluding London average salary £35,625 £65,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-45.19% +120.33%
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
38530 44146 39902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.66% 40.26% 39.18%
Number of salaries quoted 30761 35563 32838
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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 +84 44 £60,000 +57.89% 20
South East +11 8 £67,500 - 1
South West - 7 £35,250 -
North West - 7 £35,000 -
East of England +17 4 £43,627 -32.88%
West Midlands - 3 £35,000 -
North East - 2 £33,738 - 2
Freedom of Information
UK

Freedom of Information
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 91 (85.05%) Data Protection
2 66 (61.68%) Data Protection Act
3 61 (57.01%) Freedom of Information Act
4 43 (40.19%) Information Security
5 35 (32.71%) Analytics
6 34 (31.78%) Risk Management
6 34 (31.78%) Data Warehouse
7 32 (29.91%) Microsoft
8 31 (28.97%) Finance
9 30 (28.04%) Degree
10 28 (26.17%) Analytical Skills
10 28 (26.17%) Management Information System
11 25 (23.36%) Information Management
11 25 (23.36%) Business Intelligence
11 25 (23.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 24 (22.43%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (19.63%) SQL
14 20 (18.69%) Data Analysis
14 20 (18.69%) Big Data
15 19 (17.76%) Continuous Improvement
16 18 (16.82%) Programme Management
16 18 (16.82%) Project Management
16 18 (16.82%) Computer Science
17 17 (15.89%) SQL Server
18 16 (14.95%) Marketing
18 16 (14.95%) PCI DSS
19 15 (14.02%) Information Assurance
19 15 (14.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 15 (14.02%) Publishing
20 14 (13.08%) Business Objects

Freedom of Information
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 8 (7.48%) SAS
2 5 (4.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.80%) CMS
4 2 (1.87%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (12.15%) MS Excel
1 13 (12.15%) SPSS
2 3 (2.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.93%) MS Project
3 1 (0.93%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.48%) Internet
2 5 (4.67%) Extranet
2 5 (4.67%) Intranet
2 5 (4.67%) SAN
2 5 (4.67%) NAS
3 3 (2.80%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (31.78%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (18.69%) Big Data
3 17 (15.89%) SQL Server
4 15 (14.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (12.15%) Star Schema
6 11 (10.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (10.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (10.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (7.48%) Data Mining
8 7 (6.54%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (6.54%) Oracle Database
9 4 (3.74%) BusinessObjects XI
9 4 (3.74%) OLAP
10 3 (2.80%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.87%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 8 (7.48%) Toad
2 2 (1.87%) JIRA
General
1 31 (28.97%) Finance
2 16 (14.95%) Marketing
3 15 (14.02%) Publishing
4 13 (12.15%) Multimedia
5 11 (10.28%) Legal
6 6 (5.61%) Law
7 3 (2.80%) Electronics
7 3 (2.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (17.76%) Security Manager
2 15 (14.02%) Analyst
3 13 (12.15%) Information Manager
4 12 (11.21%) Consultant
5 10 (9.35%) Security Consultant
6 9 (8.41%) Developer
6 9 (8.41%) Security Advisor
7 8 (7.48%) Research Analyst
8 7 (6.54%) Operations Manager
8 7 (6.54%) Data Manager
8 7 (6.54%) Information Governance Manager
8 7 (6.54%) Governance Manager
9 6 (5.61%) Cyber Security Manager
9 6 (5.61%) Programme Manager
9 6 (5.61%) IT Manager
10 5 (4.67%) Senior Consultant
10 5 (4.67%) Service Manager
10 5 (4.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (4.67%) Senior Security Consultant
10 5 (4.67%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.67%) CSS
1 5 (4.67%) HTML
1 5 (4.67%) HTML5
2 3 (2.80%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 66 (61.68%) Data Protection Act
2 61 (57.01%) Freedom of Information Act
3 28 (26.17%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (26.17%) Management Information System
4 18 (16.82%) Computer Science
5 9 (8.41%) NHS
6 7 (6.54%) Social Media
7 6 (5.61%) CESG
8 5 (4.67%) Clustering
8 5 (4.67%) User Experience
9 3 (2.80%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.87%) Statistics
10 2 (1.87%) Graphic Design
10 2 (1.87%) PMI
10 2 (1.87%) GIS
11 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.28%) Windows
2 5 (4.67%) UNIX
2 5 (4.67%) Solaris
2 5 (4.67%) Linux
2 5 (4.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (85.05%) Data Protection
2 43 (40.19%) Information Security
3 35 (32.71%) Analytics
4 34 (31.78%) Risk Management
5 25 (23.36%) Information Management
5 25 (23.36%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (22.43%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (18.69%) Data Analysis
8 19 (17.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 18 (16.82%) Programme Management
9 18 (16.82%) Project Management
10 15 (14.02%) Information Assurance
11 13 (12.15%) Business Continuity
11 13 (12.15%) Security Management
11 13 (12.15%) Inmon Methodology
11 13 (12.15%) Cyber Security
11 13 (12.15%) Kimball Methodology
11 13 (12.15%) Information Governance
12 12 (11.21%) Service Delivery
13 11 (10.28%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.63%) SQL
2 12 (11.21%) T-SQL
3 5 (4.67%) Perl
4 3 (2.80%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.87%) R
Qualifications
1 30 (28.04%) Degree
2 11 (10.28%) SC Cleared
2 11 (10.28%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.61%) PCI QSA
4 5 (4.67%) OCP
4 5 (4.67%) OCA
4 5 (4.67%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (4.67%) CISSP
4 5 (4.67%) RHCSA
5 2 (1.87%) CRISC
5 2 (1.87%) MCTS
5 2 (1.87%) MCITP
5 2 (1.87%) CISMP
5 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.87%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.87%) CISA
5 2 (1.87%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (23.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (14.95%) PCI DSS
3 10 (9.35%) BS25999
4 7 (6.54%) COBIT
5 4 (3.74%) Data Quality
6 2 (1.87%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (4.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.87%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 32 (29.91%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.08%) Business Objects
3 12 (11.21%) Oracle
4 5 (4.67%) Veritas
4 5 (4.67%) Red Hat
4 5 (4.67%) VMware
4 5 (4.67%) Aquila
5 3 (2.80%) Adobe
6 2 (1.87%) SAP
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Posted: 7 days ago
London
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London
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London
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Posted: 7 days ago
London
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Posted: 7 days ago
London
Transport For London
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Transport For London
Posted: 7 days ago
Surrey
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
South West London
TFL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
South West London
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Salary: Competitive
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South West London
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Salary: Competitive
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South West London
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Salary: Competitive
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South West London
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Salary: Competitive
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South West London
TFL
Salary: Competitive
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South West London
TFL
Salary: Competitive
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South West London
TFL
Salary: Competitive
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South West London
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Salary: Competitive
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