The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Manager
Rank 101 101 85
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Manager 5 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.33% 0.071% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.075% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £49,500 £65,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.84% +44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
Information Manager
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1448 1339 1166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.77% 95.57% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 949 855 810
Average salary £40,750 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.97% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Information Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Information Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Information Manager
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Information Manager Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Information Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 13 (92.86%) Information Security
2 10 (71.43%) Finance
3 8 (57.14%) CISSP
4 6 (42.86%) CISM
4 6 (42.86%) Banking
5 5 (35.71%) Security Management
6 4 (28.57%) CISA
6 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
6 4 (28.57%) Supplier Management
7 3 (21.43%) Legal
7 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
7 3 (21.43%) Financial Institution
7 3 (21.43%) Information Security Management
7 3 (21.43%) Data Security
7 3 (21.43%) Project Management
8 2 (14.29%) CEH
8 2 (14.29%) Marketing
8 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (14.29%) Degree
8 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
8 2 (14.29%) Line Management
9 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
9 1 (7.14%) QA
9 1 (7.14%) Network Security
9 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
9 1 (7.14%) Incident Management

Information Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Network Security
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (21.43%) Legal
3 3 (21.43%) Financial Institution
4 2 (14.29%) Marketing
5 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Information Security
2 5 (35.71%) Security Management
3 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 4 (28.57%) Supplier Management
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Information Security Management
4 3 (21.43%) Data Security
5 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 2 (14.29%) Line Management
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) CISSP
2 6 (42.86%) CISM
3 4 (28.57%) CISA
4 2 (14.29%) CEH
4 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS