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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Manager
Rank 611 708 656
Rank change year-on-year
+97 -52
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Manager 289 200 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.18% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 250 158 162
Average salary £60,000 £59,650 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.58% -0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £58,000 £58,000
% change year-on-year
-9.48% -

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015 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 28 August 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
England +92 275 £60,000 +1.18% 18
London +99 163 £67,500 +12.50% 9
South East +41 61 £52,500 -19.23% 7
City of London +34 27 £60,000 -12.72% 2
Berkshire +14 19 £47,500 -29.62% 4
Buckinghamshire -1 17 £55,000 -12.00%
Milton Keynes +4 16 £53,750 -20.37%
North West -5 12 £52,500 -22.22%
Yorkshire +20 11 £49,000 -6.66%
Maidenhead +13 10 £47,500 -32.14% 1
Surrey - 10 £65,000 -
Scotland -5 9 £52,500 -12.50%
East Midlands -6 9 £65,000 +13.04%
Hampshire +6 8 £50,750 -21.92%
South West -16 8 £49,000 +42.02%
Glasgow +9 7 £52,500 -12.50%
East of England 0 7 £58,750 -21.66% 1
Basingstoke - 7 £57,500 -
Reading - 6 £50,000 - 3
East Sussex +23 5 £50,000 - 1
Manchester 0 5 £55,000 -21.42%
Chesterfield -7 5 £65,000 +8.33%
Derbyshire -17 5 £65,000 +4.00%
West Yorkshire - 5 £49,000 -
Leeds - 5 £49,000 -
Bedfordshire +11 4 £56,250 -25.00%
Kingston Upon Thames +7 4 £53,750 +9.69%
Lewes - 4 £50,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £70,000 -
Nottingham - 4 £70,000 -

Information Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 436 (84.33%) Information Security
2 252 (48.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 231 (44.68%) CISSP
4 156 (30.17%) CISM
5 130 (25.15%) Risk Management
6 118 (22.82%) PCI DSS
7 117 (22.63%) Security Management
8 110 (21.28%) Management Information System
9 109 (21.08%) Finance
10 103 (19.92%) CISA
11 91 (17.60%) Data Protection
12 78 (15.09%) Information Security Management
13 68 (13.15%) ITIL
13 68 (13.15%) Risk Assessment
14 67 (12.96%) Banking
14 67 (12.96%) ISMS
15 58 (11.22%) Degree
16 55 (10.64%) Business Continuity
16 55 (10.64%) Project Management
17 47 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
18 45 (8.70%) COBIT
18 45 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
19 44 (8.51%) CRISC
20 43 (8.32%) Data Centre
21 41 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
22 39 (7.54%) Firewall
23 38 (7.35%) Information Assurance
24 37 (7.16%) Legal
25 35 (6.77%) Cyber Security
26 33 (6.38%) People Management

Information Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 12 (2.32%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.55%) IIS
3 6 (1.16%) Apache
3 6 (1.16%) SAS
4 4 (0.77%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.39%) CMS
5 2 (0.39%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.19%) Moodle
Applications
1 13 (2.51%) MS Office
2 8 (1.55%) SPSS
3 7 (1.35%) MS Excel
4 6 (1.16%) MS Project
5 4 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.58%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.39%) Summit
2 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.06%) SaaS
2 3 (0.58%) IaaS
2 3 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (7.54%) Firewall
2 28 (5.42%) Wireless
3 17 (3.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 13 (2.51%) Network Security
5 10 (1.93%) Internet
6 9 (1.74%) LAN
7 7 (1.35%) VPN
8 4 (0.77%) WAN
8 4 (0.77%) IPsec
9 3 (0.58%) MPLS
9 3 (0.58%) WLAN
10 2 (0.39%) Intranet
10 2 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.39%) TCP/IP
11 1 (0.19%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.19%) SMTP
11 1 (0.19%) FTP
11 1 (0.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.74%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (1.16%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.16%) Big Data
3 4 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.19%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (0.39%) ERwin
1 2 (0.39%) Subversion
1 2 (0.39%) JIRA
General
1 109 (21.08%) Finance
2 67 (12.96%) Banking
3 37 (7.16%) Legal
4 25 (4.84%) Retail
5 16 (3.09%) Law
6 12 (2.32%) Investment Banking
7 11 (2.13%) Marketing
7 11 (2.13%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.74%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (1.16%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.16%) Publishing
11 2 (0.39%) Advertising
11 2 (0.39%) Electronics
12 1 (0.19%) Games
12 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (0.97%) .NET
2 4 (0.77%) 802.1X
3 3 (0.58%) HTML
3 3 (0.58%) Web Services
4 2 (0.39%) Middleware
5 1 (0.19%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 110 (21.28%) Management Information System
2 43 (8.32%) Data Centre
3 41 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (5.80%) Data Protection Act
5 18 (3.48%) Freedom of Information
6 14 (2.71%) RMADS
7 11 (2.13%) Computer Science
7 11 (2.13%) NHS
8 10 (1.93%) CESG
9 7 (1.35%) Freedom of Information Act
10 6 (1.16%) Mainframe
10 6 (1.16%) Client/Server
11 5 (0.97%) Mathematics
11 5 (0.97%) Visualisation
12 4 (0.77%) Life Science
12 4 (0.77%) GIS
12 4 (0.77%) Tandem
12 4 (0.77%) Semantic Web
13 3 (0.58%) Mobile Payment
13 3 (0.58%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (4.64%) Windows
2 15 (2.90%) UNIX
3 9 (1.74%) Linux
4 4 (0.77%) Android
4 4 (0.77%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.39%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.39%) OpenBSD
6 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 436 (84.33%) Information Security
2 130 (25.15%) Risk Management
3 117 (22.63%) Security Management
4 91 (17.60%) Data Protection
5 78 (15.09%) Information Security Management
6 68 (13.15%) Risk Assessment
6 68 (13.15%) ITIL
7 67 (12.96%) ISMS
8 55 (10.64%) Project Management
8 55 (10.64%) Business Continuity
9 47 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 45 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
11 38 (7.35%) Information Assurance
12 35 (6.77%) Cyber Security
13 33 (6.38%) People Management
13 33 (6.38%) PRINCE2
14 31 (6.00%) SIEM
15 30 (5.80%) Security Architecture
16 29 (5.61%) BCP
16 29 (5.61%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (3.29%) SQL
2 8 (1.55%) C
3 5 (0.97%) R
4 4 (0.77%) C#
4 4 (0.77%) C++
4 4 (0.77%) Java
5 3 (0.58%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.58%) PHP
6 2 (0.39%) VB
7 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 231 (44.68%) CISSP
2 156 (30.17%) CISM
3 103 (19.92%) CISA
4 58 (11.22%) Degree
5 44 (8.51%) CRISC
6 30 (5.80%) Security Cleared
7 15 (2.90%) SC Cleared
8 12 (2.32%) DV Cleared
9 11 (2.13%) MBA
10 10 (1.93%) GIAC
11 9 (1.74%) CEH
11 9 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (1.55%) CISMP
13 7 (1.35%) CCNA
13 7 (1.35%) PCI QSA
14 5 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.97%) ISSEP
14 5 (0.97%) CGEIT
15 4 (0.77%) CSSLP
15 4 (0.77%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 252 (48.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 118 (22.82%) PCI DSS
3 45 (8.70%) COBIT
4 19 (3.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (2.51%) ISO 9001
6 7 (1.35%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.97%) COSO
8 4 (0.77%) HIPAA
8 4 (0.77%) ISO 9000
8 4 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 3 (0.58%) QA
10 2 (0.39%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.19%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.19%) Basel II
11 1 (0.19%) TickIT
11 1 (0.19%) GCP
System Software
1 6 (1.16%) RACF
2 3 (0.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (1.74%) Nessus
2 6 (1.16%) Tivoli
2 6 (1.16%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 6 (1.16%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 6 (1.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (0.77%) AppDetective
Vendors
1 14 (2.71%) Oracle
2 11 (2.13%) Microsoft
3 8 (1.55%) CA
4 6 (1.16%) Tripwire
5 5 (0.97%) Cognos
6 4 (0.77%) Cisco
6 4 (0.77%) IBM
6 4 (0.77%) HP
7 3 (0.58%) SAP
7 3 (0.58%) McAfee
7 3 (0.58%) Google
7 3 (0.58%) Tableau
8 2 (0.39%) Computacenter
8 2 (0.39%) F5
8 2 (0.39%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.39%) Qualys
8 2 (0.39%) EMC
9 1 (0.19%) Symantec
9 1 (0.19%) Blackboard
9 1 (0.19%) Websense
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