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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Freedom of Information (FOI)
Rank 862 834 842
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +8
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information 10 19 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.009% 0.019% 0.036%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.025% 0.048% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 38
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £32,500 £32,320
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £33,660
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.98%
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
40537 39288 43034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.90% 39.37% 39.36%
Number of salaries quoted 31905 32189 36486
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 September 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 September 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 -23 7 £34,500 -25.40% 3
West Midlands -11 1 £27,600 -21.14%
North West -19 1 £27,600 -21.14% 1
South West - 1 £34,500 -
Freedom of Information
UK

Freedom of Information
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 14 (82.35%) Data Protection
2 11 (64.71%) Management Information System
3 7 (41.18%) Legal
4 6 (35.29%) Information Management
4 6 (35.29%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (35.29%) Information Security
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (29.41%) Migration
5 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) QA
6 4 (23.53%) Data Extraction
6 4 (23.53%) Information Assurance
7 3 (17.65%) Freedom of Information Act
7 3 (17.65%) Security Management
7 3 (17.65%) ISMS
7 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (17.65%) Information Security Management
7 3 (17.65%) Project Management
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
7 3 (17.65%) MS Office
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL
7 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
8 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (11.76%) MCP
8 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
8 2 (11.76%) C#
8 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
8 2 (11.76%) .NET

Freedom of Information
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) LAN
1 2 (11.76%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) Intranet
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) DVB
2 1 (5.88%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (41.18%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Publishing
2 1 (5.88%) Multimedia
2 1 (5.88%) Local Government
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Information Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Information Security Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Security Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Report Writer
3 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Information Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Data Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Data Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Information Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Head of Security
4 1 (5.88%) Security Advisor
4 1 (5.88%) Head of IT Security
4 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Management Information System
2 6 (35.29%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (23.53%) Data Extraction
4 3 (17.65%) Freedom of Information Act
5 2 (11.76%) Fat Client
5 2 (11.76%) Thin Client
5 2 (11.76%) NHS
6 1 (5.88%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) UNIX
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Data Protection
2 6 (35.29%) Information Management
2 6 (35.29%) Information Security
3 5 (29.41%) Migration
4 4 (23.53%) Information Assurance
5 3 (17.65%) ISMS
5 3 (17.65%) Information Security Management
5 3 (17.65%) Security Management
5 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL
6 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.76%) Data Security
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
6 2 (11.76%) Data Architecture
6 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.76%) A+ Certification
1 2 (11.76%) ACCA
1 2 (11.76%) CIMA
1 2 (11.76%) MCP
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Postgraduate
2 1 (5.88%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
2 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
4 1 (5.88%) TickIT
4 1 (5.88%) WAI
4 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Citrix
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Business Objects
Manchester, North West, United Kingdom
General Medical Council
Salary: £25,642 - £33,620 + benefits
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