The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Manager
Rank 620 748 750
Rank change year-on-year
+128 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Manager 324 203 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.20% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 284 172 156
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,800 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,000 £80,300
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £53,250
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -6.10%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97472 102743 99324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 81850 85177 79938
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Information Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Information Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Information Manager
Salary Trend

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

Information Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Information Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Manager over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 within the UK.

Information Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Information Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England +117 314 £60,000 +9.09% 27
South East +104 112 £57,500 -4.16% 5
London +44 109 £72,000 +10.76% 7
Berkshire +41 49 £60,000 -4.00% 3
Yorkshire +5 25 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Slough - 23 £60,000 - 1
East Sussex - 22 £50,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +9 21 £57,500 +27.77% 2
West Midlands -12 20 £60,000 -7.69% 2
North West +20 19 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Kent +25 18 £52,500 -2.32%
Leeds -2 16 £62,500 +38.88% 2
Lewes - 14 £50,000 -
City of London +53 12 £103,000 +96.19% 1
South West 0 12 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Surrey +20 11 £70,000 +12.00%
Bristol +8 11 £55,000 +10.00%
Staffordshire +10 10 £67,500 +55.14%
Bracknell - 10 £52,500 -
East Midlands -6 9 £60,000 -9.43% 2
Merseyside -7 9 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Liverpool - 9 £50,000 - 1
Reading +3 8 £49,250 -21.20%
Tunbridge Wells - 8 £52,500 -
Brighton - 7 £70,000 -
Staines +11 6 £70,000 +40.00%
Oxfordshire -1 6 £62,500 +38.88%
Edinburgh -1 6 £51,500 +3.00% 1
Scotland -6 6 £51,500 +3.00% 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 6 £66,250 -

Information Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 512 (83.66%) Information Security
2 364 (59.48%) CISSP
3 313 (51.14%) CISM
4 275 (44.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 208 (33.99%) Risk Management
6 199 (32.52%) Management Information System
7 191 (31.21%) Security Management
8 177 (28.92%) Finance
9 156 (25.49%) Information Security Management
10 151 (24.67%) CISA
11 145 (23.69%) PCI DSS
12 117 (19.12%) ISMS
13 114 (18.63%) Degree
14 90 (14.71%) ITIL
15 86 (14.05%) Legal
16 76 (12.42%) Project Management
17 69 (11.27%) Data Protection
18 65 (10.62%) Incident Management
19 61 (9.97%) Disaster Recovery
20 56 (9.15%) Banking
21 55 (8.99%) Cybersecurity
22 54 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
22 54 (8.82%) Information Management
23 51 (8.33%) Windows
23 51 (8.33%) Security Operations
24 49 (8.01%) Vulnerability Assessment
24 49 (8.01%) Firewall
24 49 (8.01%) Information Assurance
25 47 (7.68%) COBIT
25 47 (7.68%) Risk Assessment

Information Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 46 (7.52%) IIS
2 11 (1.80%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.49%) CMS
3 3 (0.49%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.33%) Alfresco
4 2 (0.33%) Apache Pig
4 2 (0.33%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (2.61%) SPSS
2 8 (1.31%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (0.82%) MS Office
5 4 (0.65%) AutoCAD
5 4 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.65%) Revit
6 1 (0.16%) MS Project
6 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.65%) Primavera
3 2 (0.33%) AWD
3 2 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.61%) SaaS
2 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 49 (8.01%) Firewall
2 40 (6.54%) Intrusion Detection
3 37 (6.05%) Wireless
4 19 (3.10%) Network Security
5 14 (2.29%) Internet
6 13 (2.12%) LAN
6 13 (2.12%) MPLS
6 13 (2.12%) WAN
7 6 (0.98%) VPN
8 4 (0.65%) Intranet
9 3 (0.49%) Extranet
9 3 (0.49%) IPsec
10 2 (0.33%) SNMP
10 2 (0.33%) SSL
11 1 (0.16%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.16%) DMZ
11 1 (0.16%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (3.10%) BusinessObjects
2 15 (2.45%) SQL Server
3 14 (2.29%) Big Data
4 12 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (0.82%) GIS
7 3 (0.49%) EDMS
7 3 (0.49%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.49%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.49%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.49%) QlikView
8 2 (0.33%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.33%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.33%) Spotfire
8 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.16%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 15 (2.45%) ERwin
2 1 (0.16%) Subversion
2 1 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 177 (28.92%) Finance
2 86 (14.05%) Legal
3 56 (9.15%) Banking
4 24 (3.92%) Retail
5 20 (3.27%) Law
6 19 (3.10%) Marketing
6 19 (3.10%) Publishing
7 18 (2.94%) Manufacturing
8 14 (2.29%) Telecoms
9 8 (1.31%) Electronics
10 5 (0.82%) Back Office
10 5 (0.82%) German Language
10 5 (0.82%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.49%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.33%) Advertising
13 1 (0.16%) Games
13 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.16%) Middleware
1 1 (0.16%) XML
1 1 (0.16%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 199 (32.52%) Management Information System
2 34 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 28 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (3.59%) Computer Science
5 14 (2.29%) Cyberthreat
6 11 (1.80%) Freedom of Information
7 10 (1.63%) Client/Server
7 10 (1.63%) Replication
8 9 (1.47%) CESG
8 9 (1.47%) Data Protection Act
8 9 (1.47%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.47%) Security Operations Centre
8 9 (1.47%) Smart Meter
9 8 (1.31%) CESG CLAS
10 7 (1.14%) Mainframe
11 6 (0.98%) Life Science
11 6 (0.98%) PKI
12 5 (0.82%) Driving Licence
12 5 (0.82%) NHS
13 4 (0.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 51 (8.33%) Windows
2 14 (2.29%) Linux
2 14 (2.29%) Windows Server
3 12 (1.96%) Unix
4 4 (0.65%) Mac OS X
4 4 (0.65%) Windows 7
4 4 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.49%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.49%) Windows 10
5 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 512 (83.66%) Information Security
2 208 (33.99%) Risk Management
3 191 (31.21%) Security Management
4 156 (25.49%) Information Security Management
5 117 (19.12%) ISMS
6 90 (14.71%) ITIL
7 76 (12.42%) Project Management
8 69 (11.27%) Data Protection
9 65 (10.62%) Incident Management
10 61 (9.97%) Disaster Recovery
11 55 (8.99%) Cybersecurity
12 54 (8.82%) Information Management
12 54 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
13 51 (8.33%) Security Operations
14 49 (8.01%) Information Assurance
14 49 (8.01%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 47 (7.68%) Risk Assessment
16 46 (7.52%) Business Continuity
16 46 (7.52%) Security Architecture
17 44 (7.19%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 23 (3.76%) SQL
2 6 (0.98%) VBA
3 5 (0.82%) C
4 4 (0.65%) Prolog
5 3 (0.49%) PL/SQL
5 3 (0.49%) Python
6 2 (0.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.16%) AWK
7 1 (0.16%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.16%) Perl
7 1 (0.16%) PHP
7 1 (0.16%) R
7 1 (0.16%) sed
7 1 (0.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 364 (59.48%) CISSP
2 313 (51.14%) CISM
3 151 (24.67%) CISA
4 114 (18.63%) Degree
5 46 (7.52%) IISP
6 41 (6.70%) CRISC
7 34 (5.56%) CLAS
8 24 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
9 23 (3.76%) SC Cleared
9 23 (3.76%) Security Cleared
10 20 (3.27%) GIAC
11 19 (3.10%) SSCP
12 18 (2.94%) ISSEP
13 17 (2.78%) CEH
13 17 (2.78%) CISMP
13 17 (2.78%) GCIA
14 16 (2.61%) CCNA
15 15 (2.45%) MCP
16 13 (2.12%) GREM
17 11 (1.80%) CCFP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 275 (44.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 145 (23.69%) PCI DSS
3 47 (7.68%) COBIT
4 29 (4.74%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 25 (4.08%) ISO 9001
6 17 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 15 (2.45%) RMADS
8 10 (1.63%) TickIT
9 8 (1.31%) QA
10 7 (1.14%) Data Quality
11 6 (0.98%) ISO22301
11 6 (0.98%) ISO27002
12 5 (0.82%) HIPAA
13 4 (0.65%) ISAE 3402
13 4 (0.65%) SSAE 16
14 2 (0.33%) BS7799
15 1 (0.16%) BS25999
15 1 (0.16%) COSO
15 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
15 1 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (3.59%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.49%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.16%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (0.82%) Nessus
2 2 (0.33%) QRadar
3 1 (0.16%) HP Fortify
3 1 (0.16%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 29 (4.74%) Microsoft
2 28 (4.58%) Oracle
3 19 (3.10%) Cisco
4 11 (1.80%) Intel Security
5 7 (1.14%) SAP
6 5 (0.82%) Tableau
7 4 (0.65%) Remedy
8 3 (0.49%) Apple
8 3 (0.49%) Cognos
8 3 (0.49%) Splunk
8 3 (0.49%) VMware
9 2 (0.33%) AlienVault
9 2 (0.33%) ArcSight
9 2 (0.33%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.33%) IBM
9 2 (0.33%) LogRhythm
9 2 (0.33%) Qualys
9 2 (0.33%) Symantec
9 2 (0.33%) Tripwire
10 1 (0.16%) BMC
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Kingston University
Salary: £50,076 - 57,664 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Manchester Diocese
Salary: £33k - 36.9k per year + Pension Scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £33000.00 - £36900.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £95000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Via Resource
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £33000.00 - £36900.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car, pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bright IT
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £45000 - £49000 per annum + excellent pension and holidays
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £70K, Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 + Healthcare, Pension.
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Versende
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £39000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Coventry
Acumin Consulting
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Hoople Ltd
Salary: From £32,451 to £41,208 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £48000.00 - £51000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Tui
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita plc
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum + bens + flexi time
Posted: 17 days ago
Liverpool
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago