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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Freedom of Information (FOI)
Rank 843 890 848
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -42
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information 40 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.013% 0.014%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.031% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 36 8 14
Average salary £38,750 £38,750 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,738 £25,850 £29,798
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,050 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £50,822 £28,750
% change year-on-year
-30.63% +76.77%
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
39571 44794 41012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.49% 40.28% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 31507 35793 33684
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 £75,000 £77,500
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 1 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 1 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 +32 13 £60,000 +51.89% 13
South West - 7 £35,250 - 1
South East +10 6 £63,750 +139.27% 5
North West - 5 £35,000 - 1
North East - 4 £33,738 - 2
West Midlands - 3 £35,000 -
East of England - 2 £43,627 - 1
Freedom of Information
UK

Freedom of Information
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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 58 (80.56%) Data Protection
2 37 (51.39%) Data Protection Act
2 37 (51.39%) Information Security
3 32 (44.44%) Freedom of Information Act
4 28 (38.89%) Management Information System
4 28 (38.89%) Risk Management
5 21 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 17 (23.61%) Degree
6 17 (23.61%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (22.22%) Information Management
7 16 (22.22%) Finance
7 16 (22.22%) Programme Management
8 15 (20.83%) Information Assurance
9 14 (19.44%) Marketing
10 13 (18.06%) Security Cleared
10 13 (18.06%) Information Governance
10 13 (18.06%) Cyber Security
11 12 (16.67%) PCI DSS
12 11 (15.28%) SC Cleared
13 10 (13.89%) Service Delivery
14 9 (12.50%) Security Management
14 9 (12.50%) Business Continuity
14 9 (12.50%) Legal
14 9 (12.50%) Line Management
15 8 (11.11%) Internet
15 8 (11.11%) Project Management
15 8 (11.11%) PRINCE2
16 7 (9.72%) NHS
16 7 (9.72%) Information Security Management
16 7 (9.72%) Data Management

Freedom of Information
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 5 (6.94%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.17%) CMS
3 2 (2.78%) Confluence
4 1 (1.39%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) SPSS
3 1 (1.39%) MS Project
3 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.11%) Internet
2 5 (6.94%) SAN
2 5 (6.94%) Intranet
2 5 (6.94%) Extranet
2 5 (6.94%) NAS
3 3 (4.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.17%) OLAP
2 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.78%) PerformancePoint
3 2 (2.78%) Big Data
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.39%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) JIRA
2 1 (1.39%) Toad
General
1 16 (22.22%) Finance
2 14 (19.44%) Marketing
3 9 (12.50%) Legal
4 4 (5.56%) Law
5 3 (4.17%) Electronics
5 3 (4.17%) Retail
6 2 (2.78%) Multimedia
6 2 (2.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (23.61%) Security Manager
2 13 (18.06%) Information Manager
3 8 (11.11%) Consultant
4 7 (9.72%) Governance Manager
4 7 (9.72%) Information Governance Manager
5 6 (8.33%) Security Consultant
5 6 (8.33%) IT Manager
6 5 (6.94%) Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Security Advisor
6 5 (6.94%) Designer
7 4 (5.56%) Compliance Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Information Security Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Programme Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Operations Manager
8 3 (4.17%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (4.17%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.94%) CSS
1 5 (6.94%) HTML
1 5 (6.94%) HTML5
2 3 (4.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 37 (51.39%) Data Protection Act
2 32 (44.44%) Freedom of Information Act
3 28 (38.89%) Management Information System
4 7 (9.72%) NHS
4 7 (9.72%) Social Media
5 6 (8.33%) CESG
6 5 (6.94%) Clustering
6 5 (6.94%) User Experience
6 5 (6.94%) Computer Science
7 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (4.17%) Client/Server
9 2 (2.78%) Graphic Design
9 2 (2.78%) GIS
9 2 (2.78%) PMI
10 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.33%) Windows
2 5 (6.94%) Solaris
2 5 (6.94%) Linux
2 5 (6.94%) UNIX
2 5 (6.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (80.56%) Data Protection
2 37 (51.39%) Information Security
3 28 (38.89%) Risk Management
4 17 (23.61%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (22.22%) Information Management
5 16 (22.22%) Programme Management
6 15 (20.83%) Information Assurance
7 13 (18.06%) Information Governance
7 13 (18.06%) Cyber Security
8 10 (13.89%) Service Delivery
9 9 (12.50%) Security Management
9 9 (12.50%) Business Continuity
9 9 (12.50%) Line Management
10 8 (11.11%) Project Management
10 8 (11.11%) PRINCE2
11 7 (9.72%) Information Security Management
11 7 (9.72%) Data Management
11 7 (9.72%) Data Analysis
12 6 (8.33%) Analytics
12 6 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.94%) Perl
1 5 (6.94%) SQL
2 3 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (23.61%) Degree
2 13 (18.06%) Security Cleared
3 11 (15.28%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.94%) CISSP
4 5 (6.94%) OCP
4 5 (6.94%) OCA
4 5 (6.94%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (6.94%) RHCSA
5 4 (5.56%) PCI QSA
6 2 (2.78%) CRISC
6 2 (2.78%) CISMP
6 2 (2.78%) CISA
6 2 (2.78%) QiCA
6 2 (2.78%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 7 (9.72%) COBIT
4 6 (8.33%) BS25999
5 4 (5.56%) Data Quality
6 2 (2.78%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (6.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (6.94%) Oracle
1 5 (6.94%) Veritas
1 5 (6.94%) Red Hat
1 5 (6.94%) VMware
1 5 (6.94%) Aquila
2 4 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.17%) Adobe
4 1 (1.39%) Business Objects
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £75,000 - £90,000 per year
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Salary: £25k - 35k per year
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