Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Freedom of Information over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Freedom of Information (FOI)
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 812 840 845
Rank change year-on-year +28 +5 +71
Permanent jobs citing Freedom of Information 32 11 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.043% 0.015% 0.089%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.087% 0.032% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 30 11 23
London median annual salary £50,000 £39,500 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.58% +22.48% -14.00%
10th Percentile £36,473 £27,500 £25,175
90th Percentile £67,875 £54,500 £57,700
England median annual salary £45,250 £34,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +33.09% -28.42% +31.94%

Freedom of Information is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 36886 34623 42663
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.41% 45.86% 47.90%
Number of salaries quoted 26339 29368 34982
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,743 £56,816
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.14% +3.39% +3.30%
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Freedom of Information
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Freedom of Information as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Freedom of Information in London

Freedom of Information
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Freedom of Information in London

Freedom of Information
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Freedom of Information in London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Freedom of Information in London

Freedom of Information
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West London +30 14 £62,250 +116.52%
Central London +10 6 £50,000 +42.86% 1
Freedom of Information
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 London region with a requirement for Freedom of Information.

1 30 (93.75%) Data Protection
2 14 (43.75%) Management Information System
3 12 (37.50%) Legal
3 12 (37.50%) Project Management
4 11 (34.38%) Supplier Management
5 9 (28.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (28.13%) Windows
5 9 (28.13%) Service Delivery
6 8 (25.00%) Information Management
6 8 (25.00%) GDPR
7 7 (21.88%) Information Governance
7 7 (21.88%) Performance Management
7 7 (21.88%) ITIL
7 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
7 7 (21.88%) Firewall
8 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 6 (18.75%) DMZ
8 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
8 6 (18.75%) LAN
8 6 (18.75%) WAN
8 6 (18.75%) Law
8 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (18.75%) Windows Server
9 5 (15.63%) Degree
9 5 (15.63%) Computer Forensics
9 5 (15.63%) Change Management
9 5 (15.63%) SEO
9 5 (15.63%) Information Security
10 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
10 4 (12.50%) Release Management

Freedom of Information
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Firewall
2 6 (18.75%) DMZ
2 6 (18.75%) LAN
2 6 (18.75%) WAN
3 1 (3.13%) DHCP
3 1 (3.13%) DNS
3 1 (3.13%) DSL
3 1 (3.13%) IP Telephony
3 1 (3.13%) SAN
3 1 (3.13%) VLAN
3 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.13%) Wireless
General
1 12 (37.50%) Legal
2 6 (18.75%) Law
3 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.25%) Back Office
4 2 (6.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Architect
1 6 (18.75%) IT Manager
2 5 (15.63%) Forensic Investigator
2 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Data Manager
3 4 (12.50%) ICT Specialist
4 3 (9.38%) Database Manager
4 3 (9.38%) ICT Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Network Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Change Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Head of Compliance
5 2 (6.25%) Head of IT
5 2 (6.25%) Head of Programmes
5 2 (6.25%) Information Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Service Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) 802.1X
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Management Information System
2 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (12.50%) Freedom of Information Act
4 3 (9.38%) NHS
5 1 (3.13%) CCTV
5 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.13%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (93.75%) Data Protection
2 12 (37.50%) Project Management
3 11 (34.38%) Supplier Management
4 9 (28.13%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (28.13%) Service Delivery
5 8 (25.00%) Information Management
6 7 (21.88%) Information Governance
6 7 (21.88%) ITIL
6 7 (21.88%) Performance Management
7 5 (15.63%) Change Management
7 5 (15.63%) Computer Forensics
7 5 (15.63%) Information Security
7 5 (15.63%) SEO
8 4 (12.50%) Data Management
8 4 (12.50%) ITIL V3
8 4 (12.50%) Release Management
9 3 (9.38%) Contract Management
9 3 (9.38%) Mathematics
9 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
9 3 (9.38%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) CISM
2 1 (3.13%) CISSP
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) GDPR
2 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (9.38%) SLA
3 2 (6.25%) ISO 14001
3 2 (6.25%) ISO 9001
3 2 (6.25%) QA
4 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
4 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (3.13%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Capita
3 2 (6.25%) Google
4 1 (3.13%) Apple
4 1 (3.13%) Freshdesk
4 1 (3.13%) Spiceworks