Computer Weekly Data Bank

June 2011

  • IT & Telecom Engineers Pay - Construction

    Kris Wicka 29 Jun 2011
  • Large construction companies (1000+ employees) pay their IT & telecom engineers 15% more than the national average. There is greater parity with national pay by medium (100-999 employees) and ...

  • IT Budgets - Public Sector

    Kris Wicka 28 Jun 2011
  • In the Public Sector, large Public Administration enterprises (1000+ employees) have average IT budgets in excess of £20m. This is four times greater than same sized Education institutions and a ...

  • IT Hardware Spend - Insurance

    Kris Wicka 27 Jun 2011
  • Large Insurance companies (1000+ employees) spend £2,000 per employee on hardware which is more than twice that of smaller concerns. Furthermore, this expenditure is some 15% higher than that for ...

  • IT Staff Pay - Water Transport

    Kris Wicka 26 Jun 2011
  • Small Water Transport companies (50-99 employees) pay strategy & planning staff the highest amount. They receive 5% more than IT managers. For each of the main IT job functions remunerations in ...

  • IT Staff Numbers - Basic Metals Manufacture

    Kris Wicka 23 Jun 2011
  • One third of IT staff numbers in Basic Metal Manufacturing are involved in software. Management make up a further 30% whilst operations staff represent 16% of the total.

  • IT User Support Staff Pay - Legal Services

    Kris Wicka 22 Jun 2011
  • IT user support staff pay in Legal Services firms increases with size of organisation. Such staff are paid notably less than their counterparts in Business Services as a whole, for concerns with ...

  • Software Spend - Distributive Trades

    Kris Wicka 21 Jun 2011
  • Wholesalers spend almost twice as much per employee on their internal software staff than externally purchased software. This is the reverse of the software acquisition undertaken by both Motor ...

  • Employment - Key IT Spend Driver

    Kris Wicka 20 Jun 2011
  • UK IT expenditure is very strongly driven by the number of people employed in the whole economy. This has been the case since at least 1996 when KEW Associates first started tracking quarterly IT ...

  • Telecom Services Spend - Market Research Firms

    Kris Wicka 19 Jun 2011
  • The smaller the organisation the greater proportion of IT expenditure is devoted to telecom services spend. In the Market Research sector, these ratios are more pronounced when compared with the UK ...

  • IT Spend as % Turnover - Land Transport

    Kris Wicka 16 Jun 2011
  • The biggest Land Transport firms (1000+ employees) commit 2% of turnover on IT compared with 3% for equivalent sized concerns in the whole of the Transport Services sector. For all the other ...

  • Computer Services Spend - Banks

    Kris Wicka 15 Jun 2011
  • Medium Banks (100-999 employees) spend a quarter less on computer services than similar sized Financial Services firms. However, expenditure per employee has grown faster by 15% over the past 5 years.

  • IT & Telecom Engineer Numbers - Wood Manufacture

    Kris Wicka 14 Jun 2011
  • The number of IT & telecom engineers employed in the whole of Manufacturing is continuing to decline. This has been the case since 2006. The demise is much more marked with Wood Manufacturing ...

  • IT Staff Costs - Other Business Services

    Kris Wicka 13 Jun 2011
  • Large companies (1000+ employees) in Other Business Services spend in excess of £900m in total on IT staff. This is half the sum for the whole sector. A further third is spent by medium sized firms ...

  • IT Managers Pay - Electricity, Gas & Water Supply

    Kris Wicka 12 Jun 2011
  • Across all employee bands, IT managers in Electricity, Gas & Water Supply companies earn less than the national average. In large companies (1000+ employees) the short fall approaches 10%.

  • IT Spend - Metal Products Manufacture

    Kris Wicka 09 Jun 2011
  • The value of IT budgets per employee in manufacturing increases with size. There is a notable jump for large manufacturers (1000+ employees). A similar pattern applies to Metal Products ...