Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Information Manager was £63,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 474 486 516
Rank change year-on-year +12 +30 +84
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Manager 73 116 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.24% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.34% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 55 110 129
South East median annual salary £63,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.83% +14.29% -14.63%
10th Percentile £45,000 £44,250 £42,400
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £64,000 £60,000 £57,700
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.99% +0.35%

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 29304 33921 41438
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.62% 96.97% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 24468 28449 34555
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +27 22 £64,000 +6.67% 1
Hampshire +4 14 £62,000 +12.73% 1
Surrey +1 14 £62,500 -10.71%
Buckinghamshire - 13 £64,000 -
Berkshire +26 8 £75,000 +25.00%
West Sussex +13 8 £65,250 +18.64%
Kent +13 6 £45,000 -18.18%
East Sussex -5 4 £63,750 +21.43% 2
Oxfordshire +2 1 £55,000 - 1
Middlesex - 1 - -
Information Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 South East region featuring Information Manager in the job title.

1 54 (73.97%) Information Security
2 40 (54.79%) CISSP
3 35 (47.95%) CISM
4 32 (43.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 24 (32.88%) Risk Management
6 17 (23.29%) Cybersecurity
7 16 (21.92%) PCI DSS
8 15 (20.55%) Finance
9 14 (19.18%) Cyber Essentials
10 13 (17.81%) ISMS
11 12 (16.44%) Penetration Testing
11 12 (16.44%) CISA
11 12 (16.44%) Data Protection
12 11 (15.07%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (13.70%) Telecoms
13 10 (13.70%) ITIL
13 10 (13.70%) Risk Assessment
14 9 (12.33%) Degree
14 9 (12.33%) Microsoft
14 9 (12.33%) SIEM
14 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Azure
14 9 (12.33%) ISO/IEC 27005
15 8 (10.96%) ISO 22301
15 8 (10.96%) Information Assurance
15 8 (10.96%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
15 8 (10.96%) Firewall
15 8 (10.96%) Management Information System
15 8 (10.96%) Data Management
16 7 (9.59%) C
16 7 (9.59%) SQL

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 (1.37%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.96%) Firewall
2 3 (4.11%) Network Security
3 1 (1.37%) FTP
3 1 (1.37%) HTTP
3 1 (1.37%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.37%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.85%) Power BI
2 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.11%) GIS
4 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.37%) OLAP
4 1 (1.37%) OLTP
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 15 (20.55%) Finance
2 10 (13.70%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.85%) Advertising
3 5 (6.85%) Legal
4 4 (5.48%) Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Marketing
5 1 (1.37%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) .NET
2 1 (1.37%) EDI
2 1 (1.37%) Node.js
2 1 (1.37%) WPF
2 1 (1.37%) XML
2 1 (1.37%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.22%) CESG
2 6 (8.22%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.85%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.48%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.74%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.74%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.37%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (1.37%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.37%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.37%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (1.37%) NHS
6 1 (1.37%) User Experience
6 1 (1.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.85%) Windows
2 4 (5.48%) Linux
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (73.97%) Information Security
2 24 (32.88%) Risk Management
3 17 (23.29%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (17.81%) ISMS
5 12 (16.44%) Data Protection
5 12 (16.44%) Penetration Testing
6 11 (15.07%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (13.70%) ITIL
7 10 (13.70%) Risk Assessment
8 9 (12.33%) SIEM
9 8 (10.96%) Data Management
9 8 (10.96%) Information Assurance
10 6 (8.22%) Change Management
10 6 (8.22%) CRM
10 6 (8.22%) Data Security
10 6 (8.22%) Security Operations
11 5 (6.85%) Master Data Management
11 5 (6.85%) People Management
11 5 (6.85%) Presales
11 5 (6.85%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.59%) C
1 7 (9.59%) SQL
2 5 (6.85%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.74%) C#
4 1 (1.37%) ActionScript
4 1 (1.37%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (1.37%) C++
4 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (54.79%) CISSP
2 35 (47.95%) CISM
3 12 (16.44%) CISA
4 9 (12.33%) Degree
5 8 (10.96%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 6 (8.22%) Security Cleared
7 4 (5.48%) CESG Certified Professional
7 4 (5.48%) CLAS
7 4 (5.48%) DV Cleared
8 3 (4.11%) CISMP
8 3 (4.11%) CRISC
9 2 (2.74%) APMP
9 2 (2.74%) CEH
9 2 (2.74%) ISACA
9 2 (2.74%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
9 2 (2.74%) PMI Certification
9 2 (2.74%) PMP
9 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (43.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (21.92%) PCI DSS
3 14 (19.18%) Cyber Essentials
4 9 (12.33%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 8 (10.96%) ISO 22301
6 7 (9.59%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 7 (9.59%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 6 (8.22%) GDPR
7 6 (8.22%) ISO 31000
8 4 (5.48%) QA
8 4 (5.48%) RMADS
9 2 (2.74%) Government Security Classifications
10 1 (1.37%) Data Quality
10 1 (1.37%) JSP 440
10 1 (1.37%) NIST 800
10 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.37%) VMware NSX
Vendors
1 9 (12.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.11%) HP
3 2 (2.74%) SAP
4 1 (1.37%) Arqiva
4 1 (1.37%) CommVault
4 1 (1.37%) EMC
4 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.37%) VMware