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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Manager
Rank 192 190 192
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Manager 12 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.046% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.049% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 9
Average salary £70,000 £50,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.61% +1.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-2.91% -10.43%
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
4776 4080 4588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.73% 94.44% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4200 3386 3986
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Coventry - 4 - -
Warwickshire - 3 £70,000 -
Birmingham -10 1 £50,000 -19.35%
Worcestershire - 1 £65,000 -
Information Manager
England

Information Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 17 (70.83%) Information Security
2 15 (62.50%) ITIL
3 14 (58.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (50.00%) Finance
5 8 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 8 (33.33%) Security Management
6 7 (29.17%) PCI DSS
6 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
7 6 (25.00%) CISSP
8 5 (20.83%) CISM
8 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
9 4 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (16.67%) CISA
9 4 (16.67%) VB
9 4 (16.67%) Banking
9 4 (16.67%) Retail
9 4 (16.67%) Information Management
9 4 (16.67%) FMCG
9 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (16.67%) DV Cleared
10 3 (12.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 3 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
10 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
10 3 (12.50%) Cognos Report Studio
10 3 (12.50%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 3 (12.50%) Cognos Connection
10 3 (12.50%) Degree
10 3 (12.50%) Cognos TM1
10 3 (12.50%) Information Security Management
10 3 (12.50%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (12.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 3 (12.50%) Cognos Report Studio
1 3 (12.50%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 3 (12.50%) Cognos Connection
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (12.50%) Star Schema
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (16.67%) Banking
2 4 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) FMCG
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.17%) CESG
3 1 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Information Security
2 15 (62.50%) ITIL
3 8 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 8 (33.33%) Security Management
4 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
5 4 (16.67%) Information Management
6 3 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (12.50%) Information Security Management
6 3 (12.50%) ETL
6 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (4.17%) People Management
7 1 (4.17%) Information Assurance
7 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) VB
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 6 (25.00%) CISSP
3 5 (20.83%) CISM
4 4 (16.67%) CISA
4 4 (16.67%) DV Cleared
5 3 (12.50%) Degree
6 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (58.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (29.17%) PCI DSS
3 3 (12.50%) ISO 9001
4 1 (4.17%) COBIT
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Cognos
1 3 (12.50%) IBM
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft