The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Manager
Rank 204 204 201
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Manager 18 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.32% 0.13% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.14% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 3
Average salary £53,250 £56,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% +18.42%
UK excluding London average salary £59,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+7.27% +1.85%
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 West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5348 5176 4597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.48% 95.13% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4465 4406 3923
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Information Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Information Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Information Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Information Manager Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Information Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Information Manager Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Information Manager
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Birmingham 0 11 £47,500 -13.63%
Coventry -8 2 £54,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £70,000 -
Information Manager
England

Information Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 25 (89.29%) Information Security
2 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 12 (42.86%) ITIL
3 11 (39.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (35.71%) Risk Management
5 9 (32.14%) CISSP
6 8 (28.57%) CISA
6 8 (28.57%) Change Management
6 8 (28.57%) Security Management
6 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
7 7 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 7 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (25.00%) Data Protection
7 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (21.43%) PCI DSS
8 6 (21.43%) Degree
8 6 (21.43%) CISM
9 5 (17.86%) Information Security Management
10 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (10.71%) Business Continuity
11 2 (7.14%) Legal
11 2 (7.14%) Cryptography
11 2 (7.14%) Information Management
11 2 (7.14%) BCP
11 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
11 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (7.14%) ISO 9001
11 2 (7.14%) Data Security
11 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity Management

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 7 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (7.14%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Information Security
2 12 (42.86%) ITIL
3 10 (35.71%) Risk Management
4 8 (28.57%) Security Management
4 8 (28.57%) Change Management
5 7 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 7 (25.00%) Data Protection
6 5 (17.86%) Information Security Management
7 3 (10.71%) Business Continuity
8 2 (7.14%) ISMS
8 2 (7.14%) Information Management
8 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity Management
8 2 (7.14%) Line Management
8 2 (7.14%) People Management
8 2 (7.14%) Data Security
8 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (7.14%) BCP
8 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
9 1 (3.57%) CRM
9 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) CISSP
2 8 (28.57%) CISA
3 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (21.43%) CISM
4 6 (21.43%) Degree
5 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.57%) CGEIT
6 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (39.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (21.43%) PCI DSS
3 2 (7.14%) ISO 9001
4 1 (3.57%) COBIT