The median annual salary for a Information Manager was £56,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Manager
England / North West
Rank 247 213 242
Rank change year-on-year -34 +29  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Manager 7 25 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.11% 0.44% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.45% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 9
Median salary £56,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.89% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £34,950 £30,157
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £57,250 £49,400
UK excluding London median salary £56,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.81% +10.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5946 5514 6351
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.73% 97.03% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4952 4624 5108
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Manager in the North West

Information Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Information Manager in the North West

Information Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -32 3 £56,000 +47.36% 1
Cheshire - 3 £57,500 - 1
Merseyside -8 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Information Manager
England

Information Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

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

1 33 (100.00%) Information Security
2 23 (69.70%) CISSP
2 23 (69.70%) CISM
3 20 (60.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (57.58%) PCI DSS
5 18 (54.55%) Risk Management
6 16 (48.48%) Security Management
6 16 (48.48%) Information Security Management
7 13 (39.39%) Finance
8 12 (36.36%) Incident Management
9 10 (30.30%) Business Continuity
9 10 (30.30%) CISA
10 9 (27.27%) Security Operations
11 8 (24.24%) Data Management
12 7 (21.21%) Security Testing
12 7 (21.21%) Network Security
12 7 (21.21%) Analytics
12 7 (21.21%) Identity Access Management
12 7 (21.21%) Service Delivery
12 7 (21.21%) Law
12 7 (21.21%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (18.18%) Degree
14 5 (15.15%) COBIT
14 5 (15.15%) ISMS
14 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
14 5 (15.15%) Information Assurance
14 5 (15.15%) Banking
14 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
14 5 (15.15%) CRISC
15 4 (12.12%) Information Governance

Information Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Network Security
General
1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Law
3 5 (15.15%) Banking
4 3 (9.09%) Legal
4 3 (9.09%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (6.06%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (3.03%) CESG
3 1 (3.03%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (3.03%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Information Security
2 18 (54.55%) Risk Management
3 16 (48.48%) Information Security Management
3 16 (48.48%) Security Management
4 12 (36.36%) Incident Management
5 10 (30.30%) Business Continuity
6 9 (27.27%) Security Operations
7 8 (24.24%) Data Management
8 7 (21.21%) Analytics
8 7 (21.21%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (21.21%) Identity Access Management
8 7 (21.21%) Security Testing
8 7 (21.21%) Service Delivery
9 5 (15.15%) Information Assurance
9 5 (15.15%) ISMS
10 4 (12.12%) Information Governance
11 3 (9.09%) Business Continuity Management
11 3 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (9.09%) Data Protection
11 3 (9.09%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 23 (69.70%) CISM
1 23 (69.70%) CISSP
2 10 (30.30%) CISA
3 6 (18.18%) Degree
4 5 (15.15%) CRISC
4 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
5 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
6 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (6.06%) Postgraduate
8 1 (3.03%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (3.03%) CLAS
8 1 (3.03%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (60.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (57.58%) PCI DSS
3 5 (15.15%) COBIT
4 3 (9.09%) ISO22301
5 1 (3.03%) QA
5 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) Intel
1 1 (3.03%) SAP
Manchester, Lancashire
Middletons Assured Talent
Salary: Excellent market salary and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago