Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Information Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 24 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 254 255 259
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Manager 34 34 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.43% 0.45% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.47% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 26 33 9
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £41,875 £42,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £70,750 £67,350
North West median annual salary £55,000 £56,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -1.79% +1.82% -12.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7724 7302 7232
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.38% 97.45% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6413 6271 6025
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Information Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Manager in Manchester

Information Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Information Manager in Manchester

Information Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Manager in Manchester over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Manager in Manchester

Information Manager
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Manager within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Stockport - 4 £55,000 -
Wigan -4 1 - -
Information Manager
North West

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Manchester region featuring Information Manager in the job title.

1 32 (94.12%) Information Security
2 25 (73.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (70.59%) CISSP
3 24 (70.59%) CISM
4 15 (44.12%) Security Management
4 15 (44.12%) CRISC
5 14 (41.18%) CISA
5 14 (41.18%) Information Security Management
6 12 (35.29%) GDPR
7 10 (29.41%) Management Information System
8 9 (26.47%) Data Protection
9 8 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (20.59%) Penetration Testing
10 7 (20.59%) Risk Management
11 6 (17.65%) Finance
11 6 (17.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 6 (17.65%) Project Management
11 6 (17.65%) Risk Assessment
11 6 (17.65%) Degree
11 6 (17.65%) ISMS
11 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (17.65%) People Management
12 5 (14.71%) Cyber Essentials
12 5 (14.71%) Greenfield Project
12 5 (14.71%) PCI DSS
12 5 (14.71%) Business Continuity
13 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
13 4 (11.76%) ISO 14001
13 4 (11.76%) ISO 9001
13 4 (11.76%) Forensic Accounting

Information Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (2.94%) IIS
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Internet
1 3 (8.82%) Network Security
2 1 (2.94%) Intranet
2 1 (2.94%) SMS
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.88%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Advertising
4 1 (2.94%) Front Office
4 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (14.71%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.94%) CESG
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.94%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.94%) NHS
4 1 (2.94%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (94.12%) Information Security
2 15 (44.12%) Security Management
3 14 (41.18%) Information Security Management
4 9 (26.47%) Data Protection
5 8 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (20.59%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (20.59%) Risk Management
7 6 (17.65%) ISMS
7 6 (17.65%) People Management
7 6 (17.65%) Project Management
7 6 (17.65%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (14.71%) Business Continuity
9 4 (11.76%) Forensic Accounting
9 4 (11.76%) Logistics
10 3 (8.82%) Line Management
11 2 (5.88%) Compliance Audit
11 2 (5.88%) Information Architecture
11 2 (5.88%) IT Audit
11 2 (5.88%) Security Hardening
11 2 (5.88%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 24 (70.59%) CISM
1 24 (70.59%) CISSP
2 15 (44.12%) CRISC
3 14 (41.18%) CISA
4 6 (17.65%) Degree
5 4 (11.76%) Master's Degree
6 2 (5.88%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 1 (2.94%) CITP
7 1 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (2.94%) IISP
7 1 (2.94%) ISACA
7 1 (2.94%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (73.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (35.29%) GDPR
3 6 (17.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (14.71%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (14.71%) PCI DSS
5 4 (11.76%) ISO 14001
5 4 (11.76%) ISO 9001
6 3 (8.82%) ISO 22301
7 2 (5.88%) HIPAA
8 1 (2.94%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
8 1 (2.94%) GMP
8 1 (2.94%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27005
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) Capita