The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Freedom of Information over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Freedom of Information (FOI)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £46,500 £27,600
% change year-on-year
-31.18% +68.47%
Freedom of Information
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1151 1344 1363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 41.36% 41.08% 36.42%
Number of salaries quoted 600 824 890
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Freedom of Information
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Freedom of Information as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Freedom of Information Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Freedom of Information
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Freedom of Information Salary Trend in Scotland

Freedom of Information
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT jobs citing Freedom of Information also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Freedom of Information.

1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) COBIT
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (100.00%) Freedom of Information Act
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) CRISC
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Freedom of Information
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Chief Information Officer
1 2 (100.00%) Chief Information Security Officer
1 2 (100.00%) Chief Security Officer
1 2 (100.00%) CIO
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Officer
1 2 (100.00%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (100.00%) Freedom of Information Act
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CRISC
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) COBIT
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001