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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Manager
Rank 89 100 91
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Manager 12 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.89% 0.42% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.43% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 0
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -4.34%
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
1269 1388 1089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.49% 96.32% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 781 896 716
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Manager across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Information Manager Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Information Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 17 (94.44%) Information Security
2 15 (83.33%) Finance
3 12 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (61.11%) PCI DSS
5 9 (50.00%) CISSP
6 7 (38.89%) Risk Management
7 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (27.78%) Data Protection
8 5 (27.78%) Supplier Management
8 5 (27.78%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
9 4 (22.22%) Project Management
9 4 (22.22%) Analytics
10 3 (16.67%) Mobile Payment
10 3 (16.67%) Cyber Security
10 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 3 (16.67%) Information Assurance
10 3 (16.67%) Cryptography
10 3 (16.67%) Degree
10 3 (16.67%) COBIT
10 3 (16.67%) SCADA
10 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
10 3 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (16.67%) CISA
10 3 (16.67%) CISM
10 3 (16.67%) SQL
10 3 (16.67%) Oracle
10 3 (16.67%) ITIL
10 3 (16.67%) UNIX
10 3 (16.67%) Windows

Information Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 3 (16.67%) LAN
1 3 (16.67%) WLAN
2 2 (11.11%) Intranet
General
1 15 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.11%) Financial Institution
3 2 (11.11%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 3 (16.67%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (16.67%) Cryptography
3 3 (16.67%) SCADA
3 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (5.56%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) UNIX
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Information Security
2 7 (38.89%) Risk Management
3 5 (27.78%) Data Protection
3 5 (27.78%) Supplier Management
3 5 (27.78%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (22.22%) Project Management
4 4 (22.22%) Analytics
5 3 (16.67%) Cyber Security
5 3 (16.67%) Information Assurance
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL
5 3 (16.67%) Benchmarking
6 2 (11.11%) Wealth Management
6 2 (11.11%) Document Management
6 2 (11.11%) Coaching
6 2 (11.11%) Information Governance
7 1 (5.56%) Information Management
7 1 (5.56%) Time Management
7 1 (5.56%) Information Security Management
7 1 (5.56%) Security Management
7 1 (5.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) CISSP
2 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) CISA
2 3 (16.67%) CISM
2 3 (16.67%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (61.11%) PCI DSS
3 3 (16.67%) COBIT
4 1 (5.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Remedy