The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Manager
Rank 144 148 147
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Manager 13 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.43% 0.53% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.55% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 3
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £27,716
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +71.38%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -8.69%
Information Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2851 3273 2712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.09% 95.93% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1799 2135 1712
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Information Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Information Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Information Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Information Manager Salary Trend in Scotland

Information Manager
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Manager across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Information Manager Salary Histogram in Scotland

Information Manager
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 March 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
Edinburgh +10 11 £50,000 -13.04%
Glasgow -1 1 - -
Midlothian - 1 - -
Information Manager
UK

Information Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 19 (95.00%) Information Security
2 16 (80.00%) Finance
3 13 (65.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (55.00%) PCI DSS
5 9 (45.00%) CISSP
6 8 (40.00%) Risk Management
7 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (25.00%) Supplier Management
8 5 (25.00%) Data Protection
8 5 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
9 4 (20.00%) Project Management
9 4 (20.00%) Analytics
10 3 (15.00%) Mobile Payment
10 3 (15.00%) Cyber Security
10 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
10 3 (15.00%) Information Assurance
10 3 (15.00%) Degree
10 3 (15.00%) COBIT
10 3 (15.00%) SCADA
10 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
10 3 (15.00%) Cryptography
10 3 (15.00%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (15.00%) CISA
10 3 (15.00%) CISM
10 3 (15.00%) SQL
10 3 (15.00%) Oracle
10 3 (15.00%) ITIL
10 3 (15.00%) UNIX
10 3 (15.00%) Windows

Information Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (15.00%) LAN
1 3 (15.00%) WLAN
2 2 (10.00%) Intranet
General
1 16 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (10.00%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (15.00%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (15.00%) SCADA
3 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (5.00%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) UNIX
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Information Security
2 8 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 5 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 5 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 4 (20.00%) Analytics
5 3 (15.00%) Cyber Security
5 3 (15.00%) Information Assurance
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL
5 3 (15.00%) Benchmarking
6 2 (10.00%) Information Security Management
6 2 (10.00%) Security Management
6 2 (10.00%) Document Management
6 2 (10.00%) Wealth Management
6 2 (10.00%) Coaching
6 2 (10.00%) Information Governance
7 1 (5.00%) Time Management
7 1 (5.00%) Information Management
7 1 (5.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) CISSP
2 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) CISA
2 3 (15.00%) CISM
2 3 (15.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (65.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (55.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (15.00%) COBIT
4 1 (5.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Remedy