Period
to 21 August 2018

The median annual salary for an Information Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Manager
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 188 202
Rank change year-on-year +16 +14 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Manager 25 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.65% 0.33% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.35% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 11
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £52,625 £47,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £81,250 £73,750
West Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% - +9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3,748 3,756 4,535
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.82% 96.38% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2,723 3,104 3,363
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,750 £24,349
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Information Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Information Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Information Manager in Birmingham

Information Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Information Manager in Birmingham

Information Manager
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Manager in Birmingham over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Information Manager in Birmingham

Information Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, Information Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Information Manager in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Information Security
2 24 (96.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (92.00%) PCI DSS
4 19 (76.00%) ITIL
4 19 (76.00%) CISSP
4 19 (76.00%) CISM
4 19 (76.00%) Cyber Essentials
5 15 (60.00%) SIEM
6 14 (56.00%) Data Centre
6 14 (56.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 14 (56.00%) Service Delivery
7 13 (52.00%) SC Cleared
7 13 (52.00%) Security Cleared
8 8 (32.00%) GDPR
8 8 (32.00%) Data Protection
9 7 (28.00%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (24.00%) Data Security
10 6 (24.00%) Security Management
10 6 (24.00%) Compliance Audit
11 5 (20.00%) Internal Audit
11 5 (20.00%) CISA
11 5 (20.00%) Information Security Management
12 4 (16.00%) Project Management
12 4 (16.00%) People Management
12 4 (16.00%) ISMS
12 4 (16.00%) CRISC
12 4 (16.00%) Greenfield Project
13 3 (12.00%) Remediation Plan
13 3 (12.00%) Line Management
14 2 (8.00%) Security Architecture

Information Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (4.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (8.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (28.00%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (16.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Information Security
2 19 (76.00%) ITIL
3 15 (60.00%) SIEM
4 14 (56.00%) Service Delivery
5 8 (32.00%) Data Protection
6 6 (24.00%) Compliance Audit
6 6 (24.00%) Data Security
6 6 (24.00%) Security Management
7 5 (20.00%) Information Security Management
7 5 (20.00%) Internal Audit
8 4 (16.00%) ISMS
8 4 (16.00%) People Management
8 4 (16.00%) Project Management
9 3 (12.00%) Line Management
9 3 (12.00%) Remediation Plan
10 2 (8.00%) Decision-Making
10 2 (8.00%) Regulatory Compliance
10 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
10 2 (8.00%) Security Architecture
11 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 19 (76.00%) CISM
1 19 (76.00%) CISSP
2 13 (52.00%) SC Cleared
2 13 (52.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (20.00%) CISA
4 4 (16.00%) CRISC
5 1 (4.00%) CCSP
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (96.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (92.00%) PCI DSS
3 19 (76.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 14 (56.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 8 (32.00%) GDPR
6 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (4.00%) COBIT
7 1 (4.00%) COSO
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Capita