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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Manager
Rank 201 194 198
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Manager 12 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 6
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,507 £41,700 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £53,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.41%
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
5044 4713 4767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.26% 95.50% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4294 3935 3993
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Information Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the 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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 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
Staffordshire - 4 £43,507 -
West Bromwich - 3 £55,000 -
Birmingham -9 2 £56,250 -6.25%
Worcestershire - 2 £63,750 -
Information Manager
England

Information Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 16 (69.57%) Information Security
1 16 (69.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (43.48%) Finance
3 9 (39.13%) ITIL
4 8 (34.78%) PCI DSS
5 6 (26.09%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (26.09%) Data Protection
5 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2
5 6 (26.09%) CISSP
5 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
5 6 (26.09%) Security Management
6 4 (17.39%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (17.39%) VB
6 4 (17.39%) Business Continuity
6 4 (17.39%) Banking
6 4 (17.39%) Retail
6 4 (17.39%) Information Management
6 4 (17.39%) Network Security
6 4 (17.39%) BS25999
6 4 (17.39%) Degree
6 4 (17.39%) FMCG
6 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared
7 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
7 3 (13.04%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
7 3 (13.04%) Cognos Report Studio
7 3 (13.04%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 3 (13.04%) Cognos Connection
7 3 (13.04%) Cognos Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Cognos TM1
1 3 (13.04%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (13.04%) Star Schema
1 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
1 3 (13.04%) Cognos Report Studio
1 3 (13.04%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 3 (13.04%) Cognos Connection
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
2 4 (17.39%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Electronics
3 2 (8.70%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (17.39%) FMCG
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Information Security
2 9 (39.13%) ITIL
3 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2
3 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
3 6 (26.09%) Security Management
3 6 (26.09%) Data Protection
4 4 (17.39%) Business Continuity
4 4 (17.39%) Information Management
5 3 (13.04%) ETL
5 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.04%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (8.70%) SIEM
7 1 (4.35%) Information Assurance
7 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) VB
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) CISSP
2 4 (17.39%) Degree
3 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) CISA
4 1 (4.35%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (69.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (34.78%) PCI DSS
3 4 (17.39%) BS25999
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Cognos
1 3 (13.04%) IBM
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft