Publishing & Printing companies with 1000+ employees spend half their IT budgets on staff. This is ahead of that for all large Manufacturers. For all other sizes of organisation, Publishers & Printers outlay on IT staff is notably smaller.
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 (100-999 employees).
IT staff costs as a proportion of total IT spend increase with size of organisation except for the largest enterprises (1000+ employees). This reflects the greater outsourcing activities of large concerns. Air Transport companies follow this pattern with medium and large firms...
Within Financial Services, IT staff costs are by far the largest in Banking. They are a factor of 5 greater than those for Finance Houses, a factor of 3 in the case of Insurance whilst they are 50% greater than that for Auxiliary Finance Activities.
IT Managers in the Construction Industry represent 40% of the total IT staff costs. Next in line are software staff absorbing one third of the costs. User support personnel are the smallest grouping with 5%.