Period
to 21 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Data Manager was £54,250 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

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

Data Manager
England > South East
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 485 462 513
Rank change year-on-year -23 +51 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Manager 52 76 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.18% 0.26% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.27% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 34 50 77
South East median annual salary £54,250 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.36% - +22.22%
10th Percentile £38,688 £35,368 £36,250
90th Percentile £76,375 £85,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £56,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 28,584 28,086 35,079
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.60% 96.71% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 23,785 23,400 29,635
South East median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

Data Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Data Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Data Manager in the South East

Data Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Manager in the South East.

Salary trend for Data Manager in the South East

Data Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Manager in the South East over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Manager in the South East

Data Manager
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Manager within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Thames Valley -22 19 £57,500 +15.00% 5
Surrey +8 13 £57,500 +4.55% 1
West Sussex +9 11 £52,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire +18 10 £39,000 -14.29% 1
Hampshire -17 7 £70,000 +1.82% 2
Berkshire -34 7 £70,000 -9.68% 4
Oxfordshire -9 2 £67,500 +107.69%
Middlesex - 1 £56,000 -
Data Manager
England

Data Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, Data Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region featuring Data Manager in the job title.

1 17 (32.69%) Data Management
2 15 (28.85%) SQL
3 12 (23.08%) Oracle
3 12 (23.08%) Data Protection
3 12 (23.08%) GDPR
4 10 (19.23%) Data Architecture
5 9 (17.31%) Data Privacy
5 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
5 9 (17.31%) Finance
6 8 (15.38%) Management Information System
6 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
6 8 (15.38%) Information Security
6 8 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (15.38%) Data Integration
7 7 (13.46%) Data Structures
7 7 (13.46%) Data Modelling
8 6 (11.54%) Project Management
8 6 (11.54%) Python
8 6 (11.54%) TOGAF
8 6 (11.54%) Degree
8 6 (11.54%) Relational Database
8 6 (11.54%) Analytics
9 5 (9.62%) Data Governance
9 5 (9.62%) Data Quality
9 5 (9.62%) Line Management
9 5 (9.62%) Scenario Testing
9 5 (9.62%) Test Scripting
9 5 (9.62%) ERP
9 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2
9 5 (9.62%) Back Office

Data Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (7.69%) SAS
2 1 (1.92%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (5.77%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.92%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) HFM
2 2 (3.85%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.92%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) Internet
2 3 (5.77%) CTI
2 3 (5.77%) Ethernet
2 3 (5.77%) LAN
2 3 (5.77%) Skype
2 3 (5.77%) WAN
3 2 (3.85%) MPLS
3 2 (3.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.85%) Essbase
3 2 (3.85%) GIS
3 2 (3.85%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Smart View
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.92%) Big Data
4 1 (1.92%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.92%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (1.92%) MS Access
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Back Office
2 5 (9.62%) Legal
3 3 (5.77%) Marketing
4 2 (3.85%) Law
4 2 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.85%) Retail
5 1 (1.92%) Advertising
5 1 (1.92%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) .NET
1 1 (1.92%) EDI
1 1 (1.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 7 (13.46%) Data Structures
3 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.85%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.92%) Biotechnology
5 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.92%) Life Science
5 1 (1.92%) NHS
5 1 (1.92%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Data Management
2 12 (23.08%) Data Protection
3 10 (19.23%) Data Architecture
4 9 (17.31%) Data Privacy
5 8 (15.38%) Data Integration
5 8 (15.38%) Information Security
5 8 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (13.46%) Data Modelling
7 6 (11.54%) Analytics
7 6 (11.54%) Project Management
7 6 (11.54%) TOGAF
8 5 (9.62%) Data Governance
8 5 (9.62%) ERP
8 5 (9.62%) Line Management
8 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2
8 5 (9.62%) Scenario Testing
8 5 (9.62%) Test Scripting
9 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (7.69%) Information Management
9 4 (7.69%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.85%) SQL
2 6 (11.54%) Python
3 1 (1.92%) Java
3 1 (1.92%) R
3 1 (1.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) ISEB
2 3 (5.77%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.85%) PMP
4 1 (1.92%) APMP
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.08%) GDPR
2 5 (9.62%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.92%) QA
3 1 (1.92%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) Oracle
2 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.69%) Cognizant
3 4 (7.69%) Hyperion
4 3 (5.77%) Avaya
4 3 (5.77%) Cisco
4 3 (5.77%) McAfee
4 3 (5.77%) Riverbed
5 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.92%) ESRI
6 1 (1.92%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.92%) Infoflex
6 1 (1.92%) Tableau
6 1 (1.92%) Twitter
6 1 (1.92%) webMethods