Period
to 21 September 2020

The median annual salary for an Information Manager was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 21 September 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
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 269 452 458
Rank change year-on-year +183 +6 +37
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Manager 16 59 88
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.23% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.24% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 55 79
Median annual salary £51,250 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.58% -4.00% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,891 £51,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £78,750 £75,250
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% - -

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 7,907 24,786 28,588
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.94% 96.05% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6,433 20,174 23,789
Median annual salary £50,500 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.32% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% +3.09%

Information Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Information Manager in the job title as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Information Manager in the South East over the 6 months to 21 September 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 21 September 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 +117 12 £72,500 +26.09% 3
Berkshire +101 12 £72,500 +26.09% 3
East Sussex - 2 £51,250 -
Middlesex - 2 £45,000 -
Information Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 14 (87.50%) Information Security
1 14 (87.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (81.25%) ISMS
2 13 (81.25%) Information Security Management
2 13 (81.25%) Security Management
3 11 (68.75%) Telecoms
4 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 10 (62.50%) CISM
4 10 (62.50%) Azure
4 10 (62.50%) GDPR
5 9 (56.25%) CISSP
5 9 (56.25%) Management Information System
6 8 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (43.75%) Information Security Governance
8 3 (18.75%) Information Assurance
9 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
9 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
9 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
9 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
9 2 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 2 (12.50%) Google
9 2 (12.50%) Degree
9 2 (12.50%) QlikView
9 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
9 2 (12.50%) NHS
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
9 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (12.50%) Finance
9 2 (12.50%) Legal
9 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis

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:

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (62.50%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) QlikView
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (68.75%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (12.50%) NHS
3 1 (6.25%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Information Security
2 13 (81.25%) Information Security Management
2 13 (81.25%) ISMS
2 13 (81.25%) Security Management
3 8 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (43.75%) Information Security Governance
5 3 (18.75%) Information Assurance
6 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
6 2 (12.50%) Decision-Making
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (6.25%) Internal Audit
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) CISM
2 9 (56.25%) CISSP
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (87.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (62.50%) GDPR
3 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
4 1 (6.25%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (6.25%) RMADS
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Google