Period
to 22 February 2020

The median annual salary for an Information Manager was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 22 February 2020.

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

Information Manager
England > South East
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 413 461 478
Rank change year-on-year +48 +17 +48
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Manager 49 62 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.22% 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.24% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 38 37 74
South East median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% +1.96% +21.43%
10th Percentile £55,125 £42,683 £45,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% +8.33%

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 21,649 25,914 30,573
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.66% 96.44% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 17,680 21,426 25,570
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% +5.26%

Information Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Manager in the South East

Information Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Information Manager in the South East

Information Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Manager in the South East over the 6 months to 22 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Information Manager in the South East

Information 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 Information Manager within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 February 2020. 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 +34 20 £70,000 +13.82% 2
Berkshire +26 12 £65,000 +14.04% 2
Surrey +38 9 £75,000 -11.76% 1
Hampshire +27 8 £82,500 +176.55% 1
West Sussex +6 5 £72,500 -3.33%
Oxfordshire 0 5 £72,500 -12.12%
Kent +8 4 £75,000 +15.38%
Buckinghamshire +11 3 £75,000 +25.00%
East Sussex +7 3 £77,500 +3.33%
Information Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, Information 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 Information Manager in the job title.

1 44 (89.80%) Information Security
2 23 (46.94%) CISSP
3 22 (44.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (40.82%) CISM
5 19 (38.78%) Management Information System
6 18 (36.73%) GDPR
7 15 (30.61%) Security Management
7 15 (30.61%) Finance
8 14 (28.57%) Data Protection
9 12 (24.49%) Security Architecture
9 12 (24.49%) CISA
10 10 (20.41%) Information Security Management
10 10 (20.41%) Cybersecurity
11 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (16.33%) Risk Management
12 8 (16.33%) Azure
12 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
12 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
12 8 (16.33%) JSP 440
12 8 (16.33%) NIST
13 7 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
13 7 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
13 7 (14.29%) Security Operations
13 7 (14.29%) Data Security
13 7 (14.29%) Project Management
13 7 (14.29%) Statistics
13 7 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
13 7 (14.29%) Information Management
14 6 (12.24%) Data Management
14 6 (12.24%) SSCP

Information 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 1 (2.04%) IIS
1 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.33%) Azure
2 5 (10.20%) AWS
3 2 (4.08%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.08%) Office 365
4 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) Network Security
2 3 (6.12%) Firewall
3 2 (4.08%) VPN
4 1 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 15 (30.61%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) .NET
2 1 (2.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.78%) Management Information System
2 7 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.08%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (4.08%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Linux
1 3 (6.12%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.04%) Mac OS
2 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (89.80%) Information Security
2 15 (30.61%) Security Management
3 14 (28.57%) Data Protection
4 12 (24.49%) Security Architecture
5 10 (20.41%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (20.41%) Information Security Management
6 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (16.33%) Risk Management
8 7 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
8 7 (14.29%) Data Security
8 7 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
8 7 (14.29%) Information Management
8 7 (14.29%) Project Management
8 7 (14.29%) Security Operations
8 7 (14.29%) Statistics
9 6 (12.24%) Data Management
10 5 (10.20%) ITIL
10 5 (10.20%) Vulnerability Management
11 4 (8.16%) Incident Management
11 4 (8.16%) OWASP
Qualifications
1 23 (46.94%) CISSP
2 20 (40.82%) CISM
3 12 (24.49%) CISA
4 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
4 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
5 6 (12.24%) CRISC
5 6 (12.24%) Degree
5 6 (12.24%) SSCP
6 4 (8.16%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 4 (8.16%) CEH
6 4 (8.16%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (6.12%) CISMP
8 2 (4.08%) GIAC
9 1 (2.04%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (2.04%) GISP
9 1 (2.04%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (44.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (36.73%) GDPR
3 8 (16.33%) JSP 440
3 8 (16.33%) NIST
4 5 (10.20%) SLA
5 4 (8.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 3 (6.12%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (4.08%) PCI DSS
8 1 (2.04%) ISO 9001
8 1 (2.04%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Hyper-V
1 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (6.12%) VMware
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.04%) Cognos
3 1 (2.04%) IBM
3 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.04%) SAP