The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Manager
Rank 227 227 265
Rank change year-on-year
0 +38
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Manager 20 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.29% 0.14% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.14% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 4
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +31.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £42,550 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £49,000 £59,950
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £50,750 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+0.98% -11.73%
Information Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6532 6286 7625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.98% 95.14% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5589 5292 6634
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Information Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Information Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Information Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Information Manager Salary Trend in the North West

Information Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Information Manager Salary Histogram in the North West

Information Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -2 12 £31,750 -33.15%
Merseyside - 4 £40,000 -
Cheshire +1 1 £47,500 +5.55%
Lancashire - 1 £55,000 -
Information Manager
England

Information Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 28 (62.22%) Information Security
2 20 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (37.78%) CISSP
4 12 (26.67%) Risk Management
5 10 (22.22%) Finance
5 10 (22.22%) PCI DSS
6 9 (20.00%) Data Protection
6 9 (20.00%) CISM
7 8 (17.78%) Information Security Management
7 8 (17.78%) Security Management
7 8 (17.78%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (17.78%) ISMS
7 8 (17.78%) Analytics
8 7 (15.56%) Data Modelling
8 7 (15.56%) ITIL
8 7 (15.56%) Project Management
8 7 (15.56%) CISA
8 7 (15.56%) Business Continuity
9 6 (13.33%) Management Information System
9 6 (13.33%) ETL
9 6 (13.33%) Information Management
9 6 (13.33%) Logical Data Model
9 6 (13.33%) Physical Data Model
10 5 (11.11%) Degree
10 5 (11.11%) Banking
10 5 (11.11%) FMCG
10 5 (11.11%) NHS
11 4 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (8.89%) A+ Certification

Information Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 4 (8.89%) MS Office
2 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Network Security
General
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.11%) NHS
2 5 (11.11%) FMCG
3 4 (8.89%) Informatics
3 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.44%) GIS
4 2 (4.44%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.44%) Tandem
5 1 (2.22%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (62.22%) Information Security
2 12 (26.67%) Risk Management
3 9 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 8 (17.78%) Risk Assessment
4 8 (17.78%) ISMS
4 8 (17.78%) Analytics
4 8 (17.78%) Information Security Management
4 8 (17.78%) Security Management
4 8 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (15.56%) Project Management
5 7 (15.56%) ITIL
5 7 (15.56%) Data Modelling
5 7 (15.56%) Business Continuity
6 6 (13.33%) Logical Data Model
6 6 (13.33%) Physical Data Model
6 6 (13.33%) ETL
6 6 (13.33%) Information Management
7 4 (8.89%) IT Governance
7 4 (8.89%) Business Development
7 4 (8.89%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (37.78%) CISSP
2 9 (20.00%) CISM
3 7 (15.56%) CISA
4 5 (11.11%) Degree
5 4 (8.89%) MBA
5 4 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (8.89%) A+ Certification
5 4 (8.89%) CCNP
5 4 (8.89%) CCNA
6 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
6 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.22%) CRISC
7 1 (2.22%) CISMP
7 1 (2.22%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (22.22%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.44%) COBIT
4 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
1 4 (8.89%) ArcSight
2 1 (2.22%) Sun