The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Manager
Rank 406 372 411
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +39
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Manager 35 61 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.29% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.30% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 33 50 31
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £52,100
10% offered a salary of more than £63,700 £81,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £50,000 £54,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -8.25%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20494 20083 21950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.47% 94.87% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16539 16139 19148
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Information Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Information Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Information Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Information Manager Salary Trend in the South East

Information Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Information Manager Salary Histogram in the South East

Information Manager
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. 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
Surrey -3 10 £62,500 +45.34%
Hampshire -25 6 £37,500 -53.70%
Buckinghamshire +3 5 £47,500 +15.15%
Kent 0 5 £47,500 -2.31%
Berkshire -8 5 £60,000 +4.34%
Oxfordshire -3 3 £50,000 -4.76%
Middlesex - 1 £64,000 -
Information Manager
England

Information Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 60 (86.96%) Information Security
2 33 (47.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (46.38%) Risk Management
3 32 (46.38%) CISSP
4 31 (44.93%) Management Information System
5 25 (36.23%) ITIL
6 23 (33.33%) Finance
7 22 (31.88%) Business Continuity
8 18 (26.09%) Security Management
9 16 (23.19%) Degree
10 15 (21.74%) PCI DSS
10 15 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
10 15 (21.74%) CISM
11 14 (20.29%) CISA
11 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
11 14 (20.29%) Risk Assessment
11 14 (20.29%) COSO
11 14 (20.29%) Data Protection
12 13 (18.84%) COBIT
12 13 (18.84%) Security Architecture
12 13 (18.84%) MS Excel
13 12 (17.39%) PRINCE2
14 10 (14.49%) Information Security Management
15 9 (13.04%) Computer Science
16 8 (11.59%) Logistics
16 8 (11.59%) Legal
16 8 (11.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 7 (10.14%) Project Management
17 7 (10.14%) ISO 9001
17 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management

Information Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
1 4 (5.80%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (18.84%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (5.80%) GoldMine
2 2 (2.90%) SalesLogix
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) Network Security
2 4 (5.80%) Broadband
2 4 (5.80%) LAN
2 4 (5.80%) WAN
2 4 (5.80%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.80%) DNS
2 4 (5.80%) Internet
2 4 (5.80%) Firewall
2 4 (5.80%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
1 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.45%) Data Mining
General
1 23 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (11.59%) Legal
3 5 (7.25%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.80%) Law
4 4 (5.80%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.45%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 31 (44.93%) Management Information System
2 9 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.80%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (5.80%) iPad
4 4 (5.80%) iPhone
4 4 (5.80%) Smartphone
5 3 (4.35%) Social Media
5 3 (4.35%) Copywriting
6 1 (1.45%) Statistics
6 1 (1.45%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.45%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.80%) Windows
1 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (86.96%) Information Security
2 32 (46.38%) Risk Management
3 25 (36.23%) ITIL
4 22 (31.88%) Business Continuity
5 18 (26.09%) Security Management
6 15 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (20.29%) Risk Assessment
7 14 (20.29%) Data Protection
8 13 (18.84%) Security Architecture
9 12 (17.39%) PRINCE2
10 10 (14.49%) Information Security Management
11 8 (11.59%) Logistics
12 7 (10.14%) Project Management
12 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (8.70%) Data Security
13 6 (8.70%) BCP
13 6 (8.70%) Programme Management
13 6 (8.70%) Resource Management
14 5 (7.25%) Strategic Planning
14 5 (7.25%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.80%) SQL
2 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (46.38%) CISSP
2 16 (23.19%) Degree
3 15 (21.74%) CISM
4 14 (20.29%) CISA
5 6 (8.70%) CRISC
6 5 (7.25%) SSCP
6 5 (7.25%) GIAC
6 5 (7.25%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.90%) ISACA
7 2 (2.90%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.45%) APMP
8 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.45%) PMP
8 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (47.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (21.74%) PCI DSS
3 14 (20.29%) COSO
4 13 (18.84%) COBIT
5 8 (11.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (10.14%) ISO 9001
7 6 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 4 (5.80%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.70%) SAP
3 4 (5.80%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (5.80%) Mitel
3 4 (5.80%) SonicWALL