The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Freedom of Information over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Freedom of Information (FOI)
Rank 602 632 597
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -35
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information 8 3 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.018% 0.007% 0.061%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.041% 0.015% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 12
Average salary £37,500 £46,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.47% +23.48%
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £35,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+46.42% -33.33%
Freedom of Information
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19417 20419 21638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.68% 44.87% 45.16%
Number of salaries quoted 16145 16363 18080
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Freedom of Information
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Freedom of Information Jobs Demand Trend in London

Freedom of Information
Salary Trend in London

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

Freedom of Information Salary Trend in London

Freedom of Information
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 18 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
(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
City of London - 1 - - 3
Freedom of Information
England

Freedom of Information
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 12 (85.71%) Data Protection
2 7 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (42.86%) Freedom of Information Act
3 6 (42.86%) Migration
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (35.71%) VMware
4 5 (35.71%) Clustering
4 5 (35.71%) Programme Management
4 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
4 5 (35.71%) Marketing
4 5 (35.71%) Perl
4 5 (35.71%) Oracle
4 5 (35.71%) UNIX
4 5 (35.71%) Solaris
4 5 (35.71%) Linux
4 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) OCP
4 5 (35.71%) OCA
4 5 (35.71%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (35.71%) SAN
4 5 (35.71%) Veritas
4 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
4 5 (35.71%) Degree
4 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (35.71%) NAS
4 5 (35.71%) Line Management

Freedom of Information
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 2 (14.29%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) SAN
1 5 (35.71%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (14.29%) PerformancePoint
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) OLAP
2 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (14.29%) Star Schema
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
1 5 (35.71%) Marketing
2 3 (21.43%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Local Government
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Report Writer
2 2 (14.29%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Information Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Data Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Information Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Report Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Information Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Security Advisor
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Data Protection Act
1 6 (42.86%) Freedom of Information Act
2 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 5 (35.71%) Clustering
3 4 (28.57%) Data Extraction
4 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (14.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) UNIX
1 5 (35.71%) Solaris
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
1 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Data Protection
2 7 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (42.86%) Migration
4 5 (35.71%) Programme Management
4 5 (35.71%) Line Management
5 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Data Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 2 (14.29%) Information Management
6 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Web Development
6 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
6 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 2 (14.29%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Perl
3 2 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) OCP
1 5 (35.71%) OCA
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Certification
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
1 5 (35.71%) RHCSA
2 2 (14.29%) ACCA
2 2 (14.29%) CIMA
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
1 5 (35.71%) Veritas
1 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
1 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
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