The first 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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Freedom of Information over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Freedom of Information (FOI)
Rank 445 435 442
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information 2 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.008% 0.013% 0.016%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.027% 0.045% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £26,644 £49,000 £18,706
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.62% +161.95%
UK excluding London average salary £50,822 £29,606 £25,228
% change year-on-year
+71.66% +17.35%
Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7412 6701 7011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 30.47% 29.34% 28.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5769 5423 6003
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Freedom of Information
England

Freedom of Information
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Freedom of Information across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Freedom of Information within the South East region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
East Sussex -9 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £26,644 -
Freedom of Information
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) Information Management
2 3 (75.00%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (25.00%) ISMS
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2

Freedom of Information
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Information Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Services Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (50.00%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Information Management
1 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) ISMS
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft