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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Freedom of Information (FOI)
Rank 620 663 605
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -58
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information 8 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.018% 0.014% 0.033%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.040% 0.030% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 14
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £32,400 £30,390
10% offered a salary of more than £69,800 £56,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £50,822 £29,712
% change year-on-year
-31.13% +71.04%
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
19851 23029 20394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.34% 46.51% 44.87%
Number of salaries quoted 16177 18552 16640
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Freedom of Information
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Freedom of Information across the London region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Freedom of Information Salary Histogram 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 21 April 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
City of London +25 2 £52,500 +38.15% 1
Freedom of Information
England

Freedom of Information
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 22 (78.57%) Data Protection
2 19 (67.86%) Freedom of Information Act
3 15 (53.57%) Data Protection Act
4 14 (50.00%) Information Security
5 13 (46.43%) Cyber Security
6 11 (39.29%) Management Information System
6 11 (39.29%) SC Cleared
6 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
7 9 (32.14%) Information Assurance
7 9 (32.14%) Risk Management
7 9 (32.14%) Marketing
8 7 (25.00%) Programme Management
8 7 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (21.43%) Degree
10 5 (17.86%) Clustering
10 5 (17.86%) Finance
10 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (17.86%) VMware
10 5 (17.86%) Perl
10 5 (17.86%) Oracle
10 5 (17.86%) UNIX
10 5 (17.86%) Solaris
10 5 (17.86%) Linux
10 5 (17.86%) OCP
10 5 (17.86%) OCA
10 5 (17.86%) Oracle Certification
10 5 (17.86%) SAN
10 5 (17.86%) Veritas
10 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
10 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery

Freedom of Information
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 (7.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Project
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) SAN
1 5 (17.86%) NAS
2 3 (10.71%) Internet
2 3 (10.71%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 9 (32.14%) Marketing
2 5 (17.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Security Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Operations Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Security Operations Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Security Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Data Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Security Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Marketing Manager
4 2 (7.14%) UX Designer
4 2 (7.14%) Designer
5 1 (3.57%) Information Governance Manager
5 1 (3.57%) NHS Information Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Information Governance Officer
5 1 (3.57%) Information Governance Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) Compliance Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Risk Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Information Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) HTML
1 2 (7.14%) CSS
1 2 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (67.86%) Freedom of Information Act
2 15 (53.57%) Data Protection Act
3 11 (39.29%) Management Information System
4 5 (17.86%) Clustering
4 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
5 4 (14.29%) Social Media
6 3 (10.71%) CESG
6 3 (10.71%) NHS
6 3 (10.71%) Client/Server
7 2 (7.14%) PMI
7 2 (7.14%) Graphic Design
7 2 (7.14%) User Experience
8 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) UNIX
1 5 (17.86%) Solaris
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
1 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Data Protection
2 14 (50.00%) Information Security
3 13 (46.43%) Cyber Security
4 9 (32.14%) Information Assurance
4 9 (32.14%) Risk Management
5 7 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 7 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (17.86%) Line Management
6 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
7 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 4 (14.29%) Migration
7 4 (14.29%) Data Migration
8 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
8 3 (10.71%) Security Management
8 3 (10.71%) Workflow
8 3 (10.71%) Project Management
8 3 (10.71%) Information Governance
8 3 (10.71%) Change Control
8 3 (10.71%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) Perl
2 4 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) SC Cleared
1 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
2 6 (21.43%) Degree
3 5 (17.86%) RHCSA
3 5 (17.86%) OCP
3 5 (17.86%) OCA
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (7.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) PCI DSS
2 3 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (7.14%) WCAG
3 2 (7.14%) COBIT
4 1 (3.57%) BS25999
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle
1 5 (17.86%) Veritas
1 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
1 5 (17.86%) VMware
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
Central London / West End
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum £50,000 - £60,000 + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 47K to 63K + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greenwich
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £0 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Greenwich
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £0 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Greenwich
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £0 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago