The median annual salary for a Information Manager was £56,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 30 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 197 161 185
Rank change year-on-year -36 +24  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Manager 3 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.076% 0.47% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.48% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 4
Median salary £56,000 £38,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.36% -16.48%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.54% +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 Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3822 3339 3650
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.10% 97.52% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3206 2778 2990
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Information Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 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 Manchester region featuring Information Manager in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (78.57%) CISSP
2 11 (78.57%) CISM
3 10 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (42.86%) PCI DSS
5 5 (35.71%) Degree
5 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
5 5 (35.71%) CISA
6 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 4 (28.57%) Information Assurance
7 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
7 3 (21.43%) COBIT
7 3 (21.43%) Retail
7 3 (21.43%) CRISC
7 3 (21.43%) Information Governance
8 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (14.29%) Cyber Attack
8 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
8 2 (14.29%) Security Operations
8 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
8 2 (14.29%) ISMS
8 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
8 2 (14.29%) Postgraduate
8 2 (14.29%) Finance
8 2 (14.29%) Information Security Management
8 2 (14.29%) Security Management
8 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
8 2 (14.29%) Banking

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:

General
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Cyber Attack
1 2 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) CESG
2 1 (7.14%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (7.14%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
3 4 (28.57%) Information Assurance
4 3 (21.43%) Information Governance
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 2 (14.29%) Information Security Management
5 2 (14.29%) ISMS
5 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Security Management
5 2 (14.29%) Security Operations
6 1 (7.14%) Change Management
6 1 (7.14%) Compliance Management
6 1 (7.14%) Data Management
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL
6 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) CISM
1 11 (78.57%) CISSP
2 5 (35.71%) CISA
2 5 (35.71%) Degree
3 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 3 (21.43%) CRISC
4 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) Postgraduate
6 1 (7.14%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (7.14%) CLAS
6 1 (7.14%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (42.86%) PCI DSS
3 3 (21.43%) COBIT
4 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Intel