The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information Act in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Freedom of Information Act over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)
Rank 174 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information Act 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.087% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £51,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £51,750 £34,494 -
% change year-on-year
+50.02% -
Freedom of Information Act
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1445 1394 1434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.71% 38.06% 36.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1233 1119 1154
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Freedom of Information Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Freedom of Information Act Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Freedom of Information Act
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Freedom of Information Act Salary Trend in Manchester

Freedom of Information Act
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Freedom of Information Act across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Freedom of Information Act Salary Histogram in Manchester

Freedom of Information Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Freedom of Information Act 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 Act.

1 3 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) CISM
2 2 (66.67%) IT Audit
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
3 1 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) 3ds Max
3 1 (33.33%) Streaming Video
3 1 (33.33%) e-Learning
3 1 (33.33%) Quark
3 1 (33.33%) QuarkXPress
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
3 1 (33.33%) Animation
3 1 (33.33%) Photography

Freedom of Information Act
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Freedom of Information Act 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 Act. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) 3ds Max
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (33.33%) CINEMA 4D
1 1 (33.33%) Final Cut Pro
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) QuarkXPress
1 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Information Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Graphic Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (33.33%) Animation
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) e-Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
2 1 (33.33%) Photography
2 1 (33.33%) Streaming Video
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) IT Audit
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Infographics
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) QMS
3 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (33.33%) Typography
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISM
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Quark