The median annual salary for a Information Manager was £61,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 133 119
Rank change year-on-year +23 -14  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Manager 14 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.76% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.18% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 3
Median salary £61,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.90% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,900 £51,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £59,250 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.81% +4.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1787 2266 1693
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.91% 95.53% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1446 1751 1432
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Information Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Information Manager in the job title.

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 3 months to 28 March 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 28 March 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 32 (91.43%) Information Security
2 31 (88.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (71.43%) CISSP
4 19 (54.29%) CISM
4 19 (54.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 18 (51.43%) Risk Management
6 16 (45.71%) Management Information System
6 16 (45.71%) Data Protection
6 16 (45.71%) PCI DSS
7 15 (42.86%) ISMS
7 15 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
7 15 (42.86%) Data Protection Act
7 15 (42.86%) Security Management
8 14 (40.00%) Information Security Management
8 14 (40.00%) CRM
8 14 (40.00%) E-Commerce
8 14 (40.00%) ERP
8 14 (40.00%) IT Governance
8 14 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
8 14 (40.00%) CISMP
8 14 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
8 14 (40.00%) CEH
8 14 (40.00%) Sentinel
8 14 (40.00%) RMADS
8 14 (40.00%) SC Cleared
8 14 (40.00%) Security Cleared
8 14 (40.00%) Information Assurance
8 14 (40.00%) CRISC
8 14 (40.00%) Office 365
8 14 (40.00%) GPG13

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:

Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
2 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
1 14 (40.00%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 14 (40.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.86%) MS Access
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Management Information System
2 15 (42.86%) Data Protection Act
3 14 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.71%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.86%) NHS
5 1 (2.86%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (91.43%) Information Security
2 19 (54.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 18 (51.43%) Risk Management
4 16 (45.71%) Data Protection
5 15 (42.86%) ISMS
5 15 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
5 15 (42.86%) Security Management
6 14 (40.00%) Conceptual Models
6 14 (40.00%) CRM
6 14 (40.00%) E-Commerce
6 14 (40.00%) ERP
6 14 (40.00%) Information Assurance
6 14 (40.00%) Information Security Management
6 14 (40.00%) IT Governance
6 14 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
6 14 (40.00%) Security Monitoring
6 14 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 8 (22.86%) Business Continuity
8 7 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (17.14%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (71.43%) CISSP
2 19 (54.29%) CISM
3 14 (40.00%) CEH
3 14 (40.00%) CISMP
3 14 (40.00%) CRISC
3 14 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 14 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (5.71%) CISA
5 2 (5.71%) DBS Check
5 2 (5.71%) PCI QSA
6 1 (2.86%) MCSE
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (88.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (45.71%) PCI DSS
3 14 (40.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 14 (40.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 14 (40.00%) GPG13
3 14 (40.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 14 (40.00%) RMADS
4 2 (5.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (2.86%) GDPR
5 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (2.86%) Computacenter
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft