The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Manager
Rank 119 117 109
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Manager 2 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.12% 0.47% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.50% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 1
Average salary £45,500 £65,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £58,000 £58,000
% change year-on-year
-9.48% -
Information Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1659 1806 1499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.17% 94.51% 94.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1366 1442 1212
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Information Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Manager in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Information Manager
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Manager across the Cheshire region.

Information Manager Salary Trend in Cheshire

Information Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Information Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Information Manager in their job title.

1 8 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (60.00%) Information Security
2 6 (60.00%) Project Management
3 5 (50.00%) CISM
3 5 (50.00%) CISSP
3 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Security Management
3 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (50.00%) Degree
4 4 (40.00%) COBIT
4 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
4 4 (40.00%) Database Security
4 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (40.00%) CISA
4 4 (40.00%) MBA
4 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 3 (30.00%) AutoCAD
5 3 (30.00%) GIS
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) PHP
5 3 (30.00%) Financial Institution
5 3 (30.00%) Google
6 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Life Science
7 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (10.00%) CEH
7 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection

Information Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Information Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Information Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) GIS
4 2 (20.00%) Life Science
5 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
1 6 (60.00%) Information Security
2 5 (50.00%) Security Management
2 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 4 (40.00%) Database Security
4 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
5 1 (10.00%) OWASP
5 1 (10.00%) SIEM
5 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (30.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CISSP
1 5 (50.00%) CISM
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) MBA
2 4 (40.00%) CISA
3 1 (10.00%) CEH
3 1 (10.00%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (40.00%) COBIT
2 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) SAP