Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Information Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 184 196
Rank change year-on-year +1 +12 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Manager 16 25 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.42% 0.52% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.54% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 1
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -37.50% +64.10%
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £72,875 £85,000
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 3684 4591 3852
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 96.41% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2958 3440 3224
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Manager in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Information Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Information Manager in the job title.

1 15 (93.75%) Information Security
2 12 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (68.75%) GDPR
4 7 (43.75%) PCI DSS
5 6 (37.50%) Data Protection
5 6 (37.50%) Cyber Essentials
5 6 (37.50%) CISM
6 5 (31.25%) CISSP
6 5 (31.25%) Project Management
6 5 (31.25%) Information Assurance
7 4 (25.00%) Data Privacy
8 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
8 3 (18.75%) Legal
8 3 (18.75%) Security Management
8 3 (18.75%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 3 (18.75%) Information Security Governance
8 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
8 3 (18.75%) ISMS
9 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
9 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
9 2 (12.50%) ISO 22301
9 2 (12.50%) Compliance Audit
9 2 (12.50%) Line Management
9 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
9 2 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
9 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
9 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
9 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Capita

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (18.75%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Information Security
2 6 (37.50%) Data Protection
3 5 (31.25%) Information Assurance
3 5 (31.25%) Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) Data Privacy
5 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Information Security Governance
5 3 (18.75%) ISMS
5 3 (18.75%) Security Management
6 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
6 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (12.50%) Compliance Audit
6 2 (12.50%) Line Management
6 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 1 (6.25%) Information Security Management
7 1 (6.25%) Internal Audit
7 1 (6.25%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) CISM
2 5 (31.25%) CISSP
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) CISA
4 1 (6.25%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (68.75%) GDPR
3 7 (43.75%) PCI DSS
4 6 (37.50%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (18.75%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (12.50%) ISO 22301
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Capita
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft