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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Freedom of Information (FOI)
Rank 178 - 189
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.027% - 0.049%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.076% - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £55,000 - £29,606
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £50,822 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-31.13% +69.40%
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
1309 1310 1361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 34.72% 33.00% 33.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1068 1029 1167
Average salary £38,000 £36,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,875 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) QiCA
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) CISMP
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (100.00%) CRISC

Freedom of Information
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Governance Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Information Risk Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Information Governance Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Information Assurance
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) QiCA
1 1 (100.00%) CISMP
1 1 (100.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS