The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Freedom of Information over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Freedom of Information (FOI)
England / South East
Rank 380 436 452
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +16
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information 5 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.033% 0.078% 0.029%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.091% 0.19% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 0
Median salary £31,160 £48,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.75% -
UK excluding London median salary £31,160 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-34.40% -5.00%

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
5511 7972 8050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.91% 41.46% 38.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4463 6665 6455
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,843 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Freedom of Information
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East 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 the South East

Freedom of Information
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Freedom of Information Salary Trend in the South East

Freedom of Information
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Freedom of Information within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex - 5 £31,160 -
Freedom of Information
England

Freedom of Information
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for Freedom of Information.

1 8 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 8 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (62.50%) SLA
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Blackberry
2 5 (62.50%) MS Office
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) MCP
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) MCSE
2 5 (62.50%) MCSA
2 5 (62.50%) Software Packaging
2 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (62.50%) Information Management
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
2 5 (62.50%) Change Control
2 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL V3
2 5 (62.50%) Mentoring
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (25.00%) Finance

Freedom of Information
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Data Steward
4 1 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Services Delivery Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (62.50%) Blackberry
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (62.50%) Change Control
2 5 (62.50%) Information Management
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL V3
2 5 (62.50%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Data Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) MCP
1 5 (62.50%) MCSA
1 5 (62.50%) MCSE
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) VMware