Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Information Manager was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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

Information Manager
England > London
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 616 570 643
Rank change year-on-year -46 +73 +139
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Manager 205 251 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.29% 0.35% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.37% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 191 218 221
London median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% -3.70% +18.94%
10th Percentile £49,000 £49,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £96,625 £95,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 66,746 67,949 81,420
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.94% 95.92% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 54,095 58,176 69,564
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Information Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Manager in London

Information Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Information Manager in London

Information Manager
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Manager in London over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Information Manager in London

Information Manager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Manager within the London region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -36 34 £80,000 +6.67% 6
East London +4 5 £95,000 +46.15% 4
North London - 4 £90,000 -
West London -4 3 £57,000 -12.31% 7
Information Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 London region featuring Information Manager in the job title.

1 185 (90.24%) Information Security
2 118 (57.56%) CISSP
3 116 (56.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 87 (42.44%) CISM
5 76 (37.07%) Finance
6 68 (33.17%) Risk Management
7 67 (32.68%) CISA
8 59 (28.78%) GDPR
9 58 (28.29%) PCI DSS
10 57 (27.80%) Management Information System
11 54 (26.34%) Legal
12 50 (24.39%) Data Protection
13 44 (21.46%) Cybersecurity
13 44 (21.46%) Security Management
14 38 (18.54%) Information Security Management
15 37 (18.05%) Banking
16 31 (15.12%) Stakeholder Management
17 29 (14.15%) ISMS
18 25 (12.20%) Degree
18 25 (12.20%) Law
19 23 (11.22%) Penetration Testing
20 22 (10.73%) SIEM
20 22 (10.73%) CRISC
21 21 (10.24%) Data Security
22 20 (9.76%) Incident Management
22 20 (9.76%) Data Protection Act
22 20 (9.76%) Security Architecture
23 18 (8.78%) Firewall
24 17 (8.29%) Project Management
25 16 (7.80%) ITIL

Information Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (1.95%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.49%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.49%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.98%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.49%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.49%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.88%) SaaS
2 3 (1.46%) IaaS
2 3 (1.46%) PaaS
3 2 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.98%) Cloudflare
4 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.49%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.49%) Office 365
4 1 (0.49%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.78%) Firewall
2 13 (6.34%) Network Security
3 7 (3.41%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (1.46%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.98%) Internet
6 1 (0.49%) DHCP
6 1 (0.49%) VoIP
6 1 (0.49%) VPN
6 1 (0.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.46%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (1.46%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (1.46%) Relational Database
1 3 (1.46%) SQL Server
1 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.49%) Big Data
2 1 (0.49%) Blockchain
2 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 3 (1.46%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.98%) Metasploit
General
1 76 (37.07%) Finance
2 54 (26.34%) Legal
3 37 (18.05%) Banking
4 25 (12.20%) Law
5 5 (2.44%) Marketing
6 2 (0.98%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.98%) Retail
7 1 (0.49%) Advertising
7 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.49%) French Language
7 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.41%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.49%) .NET
2 1 (0.49%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 57 (27.80%) Management Information System
2 20 (9.76%) Data Protection Act
3 13 (6.34%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.41%) Fintech
5 4 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.95%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.95%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (1.46%) FMCG
7 2 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.98%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (0.98%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (0.98%) NHS
7 2 (0.98%) PKI
7 2 (0.98%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.49%) Equities
8 1 (0.49%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.49%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.49%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.80%) Windows
2 12 (5.85%) Linux
3 7 (3.41%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.95%) Unix
5 1 (0.49%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (90.24%) Information Security
2 68 (33.17%) Risk Management
3 50 (24.39%) Data Protection
4 44 (21.46%) Cybersecurity
4 44 (21.46%) Security Management
5 38 (18.54%) Information Security Management
6 31 (15.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 29 (14.15%) ISMS
8 23 (11.22%) Penetration Testing
9 22 (10.73%) SIEM
10 21 (10.24%) Data Security
11 20 (9.76%) Incident Management
11 20 (9.76%) Security Architecture
12 17 (8.29%) Project Management
13 16 (7.80%) Analytics
13 16 (7.80%) ITIL
14 15 (7.32%) Risk Assessment
14 15 (7.32%) Vulnerability Management
15 14 (6.83%) Compliance Audit
15 14 (6.83%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.95%) SQL
2 1 (0.49%) C
Qualifications
1 118 (57.56%) CISSP
2 87 (42.44%) CISM
3 67 (32.68%) CISA
4 25 (12.20%) Degree
5 22 (10.73%) CRISC
6 7 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (3.41%) GIAC
6 7 (3.41%) GISF
6 7 (3.41%) GSEC
6 7 (3.41%) SANS
7 6 (2.93%) DBS Check
7 6 (2.93%) ISSMP
7 6 (2.93%) MBA
7 6 (2.93%) Security Cleared
8 5 (2.44%) CCNP
8 5 (2.44%) CESG Certified Professional
8 5 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (2.44%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.46%) SSCP
10 2 (0.98%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (56.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 59 (28.78%) GDPR
3 58 (28.29%) PCI DSS
4 13 (6.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (3.90%) COBIT
6 7 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 5 (2.44%) BS7799
7 5 (2.44%) Data Quality
8 3 (1.46%) ISAE 3402
8 3 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 2 (0.98%) COSO
9 2 (0.98%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.98%) SLA
10 1 (0.49%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.49%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.49%) ISO 31000
10 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.49%) PSD2
10 1 (0.49%) SEPA
10 1 (0.49%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 9 (4.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.98%) Snort
3 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (4.39%) Nessus
1 9 (4.39%) QRadar
2 8 (3.90%) SCCM
3 7 (3.41%) Core Impact
3 7 (3.41%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (3.41%) Nexpose
3 7 (3.41%) OpenVAS
3 7 (3.41%) PowerBroker
3 7 (3.41%) RSA Security Analytics
3 7 (3.41%) WSUS
4 6 (2.93%) RSA Archer
5 2 (0.98%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.49%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.49%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 9 (4.39%) McAfee
1 9 (4.39%) Symantec
2 8 (3.90%) LogRhythm
2 8 (3.90%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.90%) Splunk
3 7 (3.41%) AlienVault
3 7 (3.41%) ArcSight
3 7 (3.41%) Aveksa
3 7 (3.41%) Bomgar
3 7 (3.41%) CyberArk
3 7 (3.41%) Palo Alto
3 7 (3.41%) Qualys
3 7 (3.41%) SolarWinds
4 4 (1.95%) Capita
4 4 (1.95%) Oracle
5 3 (1.46%) Workday
6 2 (0.98%) CA
6 2 (0.98%) Forcepoint
6 2 (0.98%) IronPort
6 2 (0.98%) Radware