IT expenditure as a proportion of turnover falls into two groupings for Architects & Engineering Consultants. Those employing less than 50 employees spend 3% of their revenues on IT whilst for the larger concerns it is 4%. This contrasts the ratios for Business Services as a...
Computer services spend per organisation by medium sized companies (100-999 employees) is the highest for Water Transport firms. Oil & Other Fuel Industries are second biggest spenders followed closely by Finance Houses.
Film, Radio & Television concerns spend as much on IT per employee as the rest of the Community & Personal Services sector put together. Next in line are Membership Organisations followed by Art, Entertainment & Recreation enterprises.
IT staff in Rubber & Plastic Manufacturing represents 1.3% of the total employees. The corresponding figure for all Manufacturers is 3.5%. Software staff is the largest component for both sectors representing 0.5% and 1.3% respectively of all employment.
IT operations staff earns more the larger the organisation. Those in large (1000+ employees) Art, Entertainment, Recreation firms receive average pay approaching £40,000.
Real Estate companies rely on IT user support staff far more than is the case for Business Services as a whole. In both instances, medium sized concerns (100-999 employees) have the highest proportion of user support staff compared with total IT staff.
Benchmarking Public Sector IT staff pay against the UK average shows lower earnings across all the main job functions. The differential varies from a 20% shortfall for operations to 30% for software staff.
Telecom services spend per employee tends to be smaller the larger the organisation. In the case of Accommodation and Food Services sector, the per employee spend is £200 for micro firms (1-9 employees) and half that for the large companies (1000+ employees).
As a proportion of turnover, Motor Manufacturers IT spend is far less than that for Manufacturing as a whole. This is particularly pronounced with large concerns (1000+ employees) where the ratio is a third of that for all Manufacturers.
The UK Government is the biggest telecom services spender at almost £2bn a year. It represents 13% of the total UK telecom services expenditure. Next in line is Computer Services with an 8% share.