Computer Weekly Data Bank

August 2011

  • IT Managers Pay - Post & Courier

    Kris Wicka 24 Aug 2011
  • IT managers at Post & Courier firms with fewer than 1000 employees are paid less than their counterparts in the rest of the UK. Those working in larger concerns, however, have the edge earning ...

  • IT Budgets - Major Industry Sectors

    Kris Wicka 23 Aug 2011
  • Medium sized (100-999 employees) Financial Services organisations, on average, spend £2.7 m on IT. This is 80% more than Business Services firms which typically outlay £1.5m. Public Sector ...

  • Software Spend - Machinery & Equipment Manufacture

    Kris Wicka 22 Aug 2011
  • Across all sizes of Machinery & Equipment Manufacturers, internal software staff expenditure exceeds that of external software. It is particularly striking for firms with 100+ employees where ...

  • IT Strategy/Planning Staff Pay - Telecommunications Firms

    Kris Wicka 21 Aug 2011
  • Larger sized telecommunication companies pay their IT strategy & planning staff less than the average for all UK organisations. In enterprises with over 1000 staff the earnings differ by £10,000.

  • Software Staff Numbers - Financial Services

    Kris Wicka 18 Aug 2011
  • In large Finance Houses (1000+ employees) software staff make up 6% of all personnel. This is twice the proportion found in Banks. For Insurance companies it is 5% whilst for Auxiliary Financial ...

  • Telecom Services Spend - Paper Manufacture

    Kris Wicka 17 Aug 2011
  • Large (1000+ employees) Paper Manufacturers spend over £500 per employee on telecom services. This is 30% more than all Manufacturers. The difference reduces with size of organisation such that ...

  • IT Spend - Computer Services

    Kris Wicka 16 Aug 2011
  • Computer Services firms experienced a decline in their IT expenditure per employee, a year before the recession took full effect. Spend declined by 1% but recovered in subsequent years. There was a ...

  • IT Staff Pay - Education

    Kris Wicka 15 Aug 2011
  • Strategy & planning staff in medium (100-999 employees) education establishments are adrift by £20,000 in their pay from the UK norm. For IT managers the difference is £15,000 whilst software ...

  • Computer Services Spend - Management Consultants

    Kris Wicka 14 Aug 2011
  • Medium sized (100-999 employees) Management Consultancies spend £1,500 per staff member on computer services. This is a 50% more than other Business Services of comparable size. It is also 15% more ...

  • IT Manager Numbers - Major Industry Sectors

    Kris Wicka 11 Aug 2011
  • There are over 200,000 IT managers employed in the UK. Around a third of them work in Business Services. The next largest grouping is in Distribution & Telecoms with 50,000 IT managers. Fewer ...

  • IT User Support Staff Pay - Community & Personal Services

    Kris Wicka 10 Aug 2011
  • IT user support staff working in Film, Radio & Television are best paid in the Community & Personal Services sector. They earn, on average, £29,480. The least well paid work in Personal ...

  • IT Spend as % Turnover - Air Transport

    Kris Wicka 09 Aug 2011
  • Air Transport companies with 1000+ staff spend just over 2% of their turnover on IT. This is a quarter less than that for all Transport Services firms. Smaller Air Transport concerns spend under 1% ...