The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Manager
Rank 169 183 185
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Manager 3 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.091% 0.16% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.17% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Average salary £48,000 £47,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.12% -53.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%
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 Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3129 3620 3931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.28% 94.86% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2554 2983 3414
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Information Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Information Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Information Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Information Manager Salary Trend in Manchester

Information Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 12 (80.00%) Information Security
2 10 (66.67%) PCI DSS
3 9 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (40.00%) Information Security Management
4 6 (40.00%) Security Management
4 6 (40.00%) ISMS
5 5 (33.33%) Data Protection
5 5 (33.33%) CISSP
6 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
6 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
6 4 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (20.00%) QA
8 2 (13.33%) Security Testing
8 2 (13.33%) COBIT
8 2 (13.33%) Freedom of Information
8 2 (13.33%) CISMP
8 2 (13.33%) Information Assurance
8 2 (13.33%) CRISC
8 2 (13.33%) CISA
8 2 (13.33%) QiCA
8 2 (13.33%) GIS
8 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (13.33%) ITIL
8 2 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
9 1 (6.67%) Information Management
9 1 (6.67%) Computer Forensics
9 1 (6.67%) Finance
9 1 (6.67%) Legal
9 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act

Information Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (13.33%) GIS
3 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Information Security
2 6 (40.00%) Information Security Management
2 6 (40.00%) Security Management
2 6 (40.00%) ISMS
3 5 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
4 4 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Security Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Information Assurance
5 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
6 1 (6.67%) Information Management
6 1 (6.67%) Computer Forensics
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) CISSP
2 2 (13.33%) CISMP
2 2 (13.33%) CRISC
2 2 (13.33%) CISA
2 2 (13.33%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 9 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (20.00%) QA
4 2 (13.33%) COBIT