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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Freedom of Information (FOI)
Rank 593 605 604
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information 20 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.019% 0.045%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.042% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 15
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +41.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,600 £30,390
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £56,000 £47,100
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,238 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+18.37% +12.63%
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
18146 19166 19936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.73% 45.36% 44.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14994 15208 16512
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £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
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 - 1 £32,000 - 2
Freedom of Information
England

Freedom of Information
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 23 (85.19%) Data Protection
2 16 (59.26%) Freedom of Information Act
3 14 (51.85%) Data Protection Act
4 13 (48.15%) Management Information System
5 11 (40.74%) Information Security
5 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
5 11 (40.74%) Security Cleared
6 10 (37.04%) Cyber Security
7 9 (33.33%) Information Assurance
8 8 (29.63%) Migration
9 7 (25.93%) Service Delivery
9 7 (25.93%) Marketing
10 6 (22.22%) Degree
10 6 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (22.22%) Risk Management
10 6 (22.22%) SQL
11 5 (18.52%) Oracle
11 5 (18.52%) UNIX
11 5 (18.52%) Solaris
11 5 (18.52%) Linux
11 5 (18.52%) Perl
11 5 (18.52%) OCP
11 5 (18.52%) OCA
11 5 (18.52%) Oracle Certification
11 5 (18.52%) SAN
11 5 (18.52%) Veritas
11 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
11 5 (18.52%) Finance
11 5 (18.52%) VMware
11 5 (18.52%) Programme Management

Freedom of Information
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (7.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SPSS
2 1 (3.70%) MS Project
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) SAN
1 5 (18.52%) NAS
2 2 (7.41%) Firewall
2 2 (7.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.41%) PerformancePoint
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.41%) Star Schema
2 2 (7.41%) OLAP
General
1 7 (25.93%) Marketing
2 5 (18.52%) Finance
3 3 (11.11%) Legal
4 1 (3.70%) Local Government
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Security Manager
2 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Designer
3 2 (7.41%) UX Designer
3 2 (7.41%) Report Writer
3 2 (7.41%) Security Operations Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Operations Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Marketing Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Systems Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Data Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Risk Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Report Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Security Advisor
4 1 (3.70%) Information Governance Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) HTML5
1 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
1 2 (7.41%) CSS
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
1 2 (7.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (59.26%) Freedom of Information Act
2 14 (51.85%) Data Protection Act
3 13 (48.15%) Management Information System
4 5 (18.52%) Clustering
4 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
5 4 (14.81%) Data Extraction
5 4 (14.81%) Social Media
6 2 (7.41%) Graphic Design
6 2 (7.41%) User Experience
6 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (7.41%) CESG
6 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
6 2 (7.41%) PMI
7 1 (3.70%) NHS
7 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) UNIX
1 5 (18.52%) Solaris
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
1 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Data Protection
2 11 (40.74%) Information Security
3 10 (37.04%) Cyber Security
4 9 (33.33%) Information Assurance
5 8 (29.63%) Migration
6 7 (25.93%) Service Delivery
7 6 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (22.22%) Risk Management
8 5 (18.52%) Programme Management
8 5 (18.52%) Line Management
9 4 (14.81%) Data Migration
9 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (11.11%) Workflow
10 3 (11.11%) ISMS
11 2 (7.41%) Performance Management
11 2 (7.41%) Data Architecture
11 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
11 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (7.41%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) Perl
3 2 (7.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
1 11 (40.74%) Security Cleared
2 6 (22.22%) Degree
3 5 (18.52%) OCP
3 5 (18.52%) OCA
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (18.52%) RHCSA
4 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
2 3 (11.11%) PCI DSS
3 2 (7.41%) WCAG
3 2 (7.41%) COBIT
3 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle
1 5 (18.52%) Veritas
1 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
1 5 (18.52%) VMware
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
London
Connectus
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Connectus
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London, South East, United Kingdom
Agilisys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bank, London, South East
Agilisys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
West London
Thames Tideway Tunnel
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 24 days ago