The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information 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 over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Freedom of Information (FOI)
Rank 164 182 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information 9 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 0.025% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.72% 0.074% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,627 £31,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+40.73% -17.33%
Freedom of Information
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
1253 1351 1474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 37.14% 34.30% 34.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1023 1026 1238
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Freedom of Information
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Freedom of Information Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Freedom of Information
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Freedom of Information Salary Trend in Manchester

Freedom of Information
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Freedom of Information across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Freedom of Information Salary Histogram in Manchester

Freedom of Information
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 7 July 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
Salford - 8 £35,000 -
Freedom of Information
North West

Freedom of Information
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 10 (83.33%) Programme Management
2 10 (83.33%) Marketing
2 10 (83.33%) Business Development
2 10 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (83.33%) NHS
2 10 (83.33%) Project Management
2 10 (83.33%) PRINCE2
2 10 (83.33%) Service Delivery
2 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 10 (83.33%) Law
2 10 (83.33%) Data Management
2 10 (83.33%) Data Analysis
2 10 (83.33%) Supply Chain Management
3 2 (16.67%) CISMP
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (16.67%) CISSP
3 2 (16.67%) CISA
3 2 (16.67%) QiCA
3 2 (16.67%) GIS
3 2 (16.67%) CRISC
3 2 (16.67%) COBIT
3 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 2 (16.67%) Information Assurance

Freedom of Information
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

General
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
1 10 (83.33%) Law
1 10 (83.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Programme Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Governance Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Risk Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Information Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Information Risk Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Risk Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Information Governance Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) NHS
2 2 (16.67%) GIS
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 10 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (83.33%) PRINCE2
2 10 (83.33%) Project Management
2 10 (83.33%) Service Delivery
2 10 (83.33%) Programme Management
2 10 (83.33%) Data Management
2 10 (83.33%) Data Analysis
2 10 (83.33%) Supply Chain Management
2 10 (83.33%) Business Development
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (16.67%) Information Assurance
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CISSP
1 2 (16.67%) CISA
1 2 (16.67%) QiCA
1 2 (16.67%) CISMP
1 2 (16.67%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (16.67%) COBIT
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS