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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Freedom of Information over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Freedom of Information (FOI)
Rank 435 - 441
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information 8 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.039% - 0.023%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% - 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 5
Average salary £57,500 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £46,700 - £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 - £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £27,600 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+63.04% -26.40%
Freedom of Information
England

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
7879 8443 8183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.99% 37.28% 37.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6230 6495 6695
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Freedom of Information across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Freedom of Information Salary Histogram 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 31 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
Berkshire - 5 £67,500 -
East Sussex - 2 £55,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £39,000 -
Freedom of Information
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 11 (78.57%) Data Protection
2 7 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 7 (50.00%) PCI QSA
2 7 (50.00%) BS25999
2 7 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 7 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 7 (50.00%) Information Security
3 5 (35.71%) Information Security Management
3 5 (35.71%) Security Management
4 3 (21.43%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
4 3 (21.43%) Analytics
4 3 (21.43%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (21.43%) Data Management
5 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 2 (14.29%) Information Management
5 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) eTOM
5 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (14.29%) Marketing
5 2 (14.29%) CITP
5 2 (14.29%) Data Governance
5 2 (14.29%) Big Data
5 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Data Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Smart Meter

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (14.29%) Big Data
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (7.14%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) ERwin
General
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Publishing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Consultant
1 7 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Security Consultant
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Consultant
2 6 (42.86%) Security Advisor
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Information Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) MIS Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (14.29%) Smart Meter
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Replication
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Data Protection
2 7 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 7 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 7 (50.00%) Information Security
3 5 (35.71%) Information Security Management
3 5 (35.71%) Security Management
4 3 (21.43%) Analytics
4 3 (21.43%) Data Management
5 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 2 (14.29%) Information Management
5 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) eTOM
5 2 (14.29%) CMMI
5 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 2 (14.29%) Data Governance
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) PCI QSA
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (50.00%) BS25999
1 7 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (14.29%) ISO 9001
2 2 (14.29%) TickIT
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft