Period
to 19 December 2018

The median annual salary for an Information Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 181 182
Rank change year-on-year +23 +1 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Manager 28 14 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.80% 0.37% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.38% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 13
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% -5.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £51,250 £45,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £66,000 £63,750 £79,750
West Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -15.61%

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 3,364 3,651 4,457
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.39% 96.49% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2,449 2,859 3,358
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,900
90th Percentile £76,250 £67,500 £66,250
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 27 (96.43%) Information Security
2 26 (92.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (85.71%) PCI DSS
4 23 (82.14%) CISSP
4 23 (82.14%) CISM
5 18 (64.29%) SC Cleared
5 18 (64.29%) Security Cleared
6 14 (50.00%) SIEM
6 14 (50.00%) ITIL
6 14 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials
7 13 (46.43%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 13 (46.43%) Service Delivery
7 13 (46.43%) Data Centre
8 12 (42.86%) GDPR
9 10 (35.71%) Data Protection
10 9 (32.14%) CRISC
11 8 (28.57%) Security Management
12 7 (25.00%) Information Security Management
13 6 (21.43%) Incident Management
13 6 (21.43%) CEH
13 6 (21.43%) CISMP
13 6 (21.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 6 (21.43%) ISAE 3402
14 3 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
14 3 (10.71%) ISMS
14 3 (10.71%) Data Protection Act
15 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
15 2 (7.14%) People Management
15 2 (7.14%) Regulatory Compliance
15 2 (7.14%) Retail

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 (3.57%) Firewall
1 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (3.57%) Network Security
General
1 2 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.57%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) Information Security
2 14 (50.00%) ITIL
2 14 (50.00%) SIEM
3 13 (46.43%) Service Delivery
4 10 (35.71%) Data Protection
5 8 (28.57%) Security Management
6 7 (25.00%) Information Security Management
7 6 (21.43%) Incident Management
7 6 (21.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 3 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (10.71%) ISMS
9 2 (7.14%) Collaborative Working
9 2 (7.14%) Data Security
9 2 (7.14%) People Management
9 2 (7.14%) Regulatory Compliance
9 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
10 1 (3.57%) Behavioural Analysis
10 1 (3.57%) Change Management
10 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (82.14%) CISM
1 23 (82.14%) CISSP
2 18 (64.29%) SC Cleared
2 18 (64.29%) Security Cleared
3 9 (32.14%) CRISC
4 6 (21.43%) CEH
4 6 (21.43%) CISMP
5 2 (7.14%) CISA
6 1 (3.57%) CCSP
6 1 (3.57%) CGEIT
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (92.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (85.71%) PCI DSS
3 14 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 13 (46.43%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 12 (42.86%) GDPR
6 6 (21.43%) ISAE 3402
7 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (3.57%) COBIT
8 1 (3.57%) COSO