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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Freedom of Information over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Freedom of Information (FOI)
Rank 613 622 659
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +37
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information 4 53 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.010% 0.12% 0.013%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.022% 0.25% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 6
Median salary £39,500 £47,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.84% +37.68%
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £46,500 £27,600
% change year-on-year
-31.18% +68.47%
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
18028 21160 21460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 45.98% 48.00% 45.19%
Number of salaries quoted 15264 17368 17342
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Freedom of Information
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Freedom of Information as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Freedom of Information within the London region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wembley - 1 £30,000 -
Freedom of Information
England

Freedom of Information
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT jobs citing Freedom of Information also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Freedom of Information.

1 10 (55.56%) Data Protection
2 9 (50.00%) Information Security
3 8 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (38.89%) Degree
4 7 (38.89%) Information Assurance
4 7 (38.89%) Information Governance
4 7 (38.89%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (38.89%) ITIL
5 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
6 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
6 5 (27.78%) Legal
7 4 (22.22%) Business Continuity
7 4 (22.22%) Freedom of Information Act
7 4 (22.22%) Project Management
7 4 (22.22%) VoIP
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 4 (22.22%) SQL
7 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
8 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 3 (16.67%) JSON
8 3 (16.67%) ISMS
8 3 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (16.67%) Network Management
8 3 (16.67%) Records Management
8 3 (16.67%) CLAS
8 3 (16.67%) HTML
8 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 3 (16.67%) CSS
8 3 (16.67%) Web Services

Freedom of Information
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SPSS
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) VoIP
2 3 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) OLAP
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 2 (11.11%) PerformancePoint
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (11.11%) Star Schema
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
1 2 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (27.78%) Legal
2 2 (11.11%) Advertising
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Information Manager
2 7 (38.89%) Governance Manager
2 7 (38.89%) Information Governance Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Information Assurance Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Information Security Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Security Assurance Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Security Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Developer
4 3 (16.67%) ICT Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Marketing Communications Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Marketing Manager
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Data Governance Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Data Governance Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Data Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) CSS
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
1 3 (16.67%) JSON
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
1 3 (16.67%) XML
2 2 (11.11%) Dropwizard
2 2 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
3 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 4 (22.22%) Freedom of Information Act
4 3 (16.67%) Cryptography
5 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (11.11%) Blog
5 2 (11.11%) CESG
5 2 (11.11%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (11.11%) Social Media
6 1 (5.56%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Data Protection
2 9 (50.00%) Information Security
3 7 (38.89%) Information Assurance
3 7 (38.89%) Information Governance
3 7 (38.89%) ITIL
4 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
6 4 (22.22%) Business Continuity
6 4 (22.22%) Project Management
7 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 3 (16.67%) ISMS
7 3 (16.67%) Network Management
7 3 (16.67%) Records Management
7 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
8 2 (11.11%) Case Management
8 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
8 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) CISSP
2 3 (16.67%) CITP
2 3 (16.67%) CLAS
2 3 (16.67%) ISEB
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (16.67%) MBCS
2 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.11%) BS7799
2 2 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 2 (11.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (11.11%) RMADS
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (11.11%) Kubernetes
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle