The median annual salary for a Data Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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

Data Manager
UK
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 623 648 698
Rank change year-on-year +25 +50  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Manager 243 322 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.31% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.32% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 196 248 190
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £41,600
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,700 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.60% -16.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 83193 100058 106919
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.30% 96.32% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 69089 83978 87229
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Data Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Data Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Data Manager in the UK

Data Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Data Manager in the UK

Data Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Manager over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Manager in the UK

Data Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 26 April 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
England +31 234 £60,000 +9.09% 37
London +28 127 £70,000 +16.66% 16
South East +75 46 £45,350 -17.54% 5
City of London +30 17 £72,500 +31.81% 5
East of England +20 15 £60,000 +14.28% 3
Surrey +52 14 £65,000 +30.00%
Berkshire +27 12 £43,500 -22.66% 2
North West -20 12 £60,000 -2.04% 6
Yorkshire -7 11 £43,125 -13.75% 5
Hertfordshire +28 10 £60,000 +26.31% 2
Hampshire +14 9 £30,500 -45.53%
West Midlands +9 9 £52,403 -0.18% 1
Manchester -26 9 £60,000 - 3
South West +6 7 £60,000 +118.18% 1
West Sussex - 7 £48,500 - 1
St Albans - 7 £57,500 -
Reading +22 6 £41,000 -25.45%
East Midlands +14 6 £40,000 -15.78%
Fareham - 6 £30,500 -
Egham - 6 - -
Scotland +3 5 £40,000 -48.05% 1
Staines - 5 £65,000 -
Derbyshire - 5 £40,000 -
South Yorkshire 0 4 £40,000 - 1
West Yorkshire -16 4 £50,000 - 3
Chesterfield - 4 £40,000 -
Warwickshire +28 3 £75,000 +36.36% 1
Gloucestershire +18 3 £30,000 +15.38%
North Yorkshire +18 3 £60,000 +81.81% 1
Birmingham +10 3 £48,500 +7.77%

Data Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, Data 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 featuring Data Manager in the job title.

1 185 (38.95%) SQL
2 160 (33.68%) Analytics
3 147 (30.95%) Data Management
4 125 (26.32%) Finance
5 109 (22.95%) ETL
5 109 (22.95%) Analytical Skills
6 106 (22.32%) Data Analytics
7 98 (20.63%) Business Intelligence
8 95 (20.00%) Project Management
9 88 (18.53%) Data Governance
10 84 (17.68%) Visualisation
11 83 (17.47%) Data Quality
12 79 (16.63%) SQL Server
13 76 (16.00%) Tableau
14 75 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
15 74 (15.58%) Data Warehouse
16 70 (14.74%) SAP
17 68 (14.32%) Big Data
18 65 (13.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 60 (12.63%) Migration
20 59 (12.42%) Data Visualisation
21 57 (12.00%) Python
22 56 (11.79%) Marketing
23 54 (11.37%) Degree
23 54 (11.37%) Microsoft
24 52 (10.95%) Agile Software Development
25 50 (10.53%) Oracle
25 50 (10.53%) Data Migration
26 48 (10.11%) SAS
27 47 (9.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Data Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 48 (10.11%) SAS
2 11 (2.32%) Apache Spark
3 10 (2.11%) IIS
3 10 (2.11%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.05%) Apache Pig
5 4 (0.84%) Apache
5 4 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (0.84%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.42%) ArcGIS
6 2 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.21%) CMS
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 39 (8.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 28 (5.89%) SPSS
3 16 (3.37%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (1.68%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.68%) Markit EDM
2 5 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.84%) Raiser's Edge
3 4 (0.84%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 2 (0.42%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.42%) FastStats
4 2 (0.42%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.42%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.21%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.21%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.32%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (0.84%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (0.84%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.42%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.21%) Force.com
5 1 (0.21%) MailChimp
5 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.05%) SAN
2 4 (0.84%) Firewall
2 4 (0.84%) Wireless
3 2 (0.42%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.21%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.21%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.21%) DHCP
4 1 (0.21%) DNS
4 1 (0.21%) IMAP
4 1 (0.21%) Internet
4 1 (0.21%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (16.63%) SQL Server
2 74 (15.58%) Data Warehouse
3 68 (14.32%) Big Data
4 65 (13.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 47 (9.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 39 (8.21%) QlikView
7 36 (7.58%) Hadoop
8 28 (5.89%) SAP Data Services
9 27 (5.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 26 (5.47%) SQL Server 2012
11 25 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
12 23 (4.84%) Power BI
13 17 (3.58%) Data Mining
14 16 (3.37%) GIS
14 16 (3.37%) Relational Database
15 15 (3.16%) DataStage
16 14 (2.95%) SQL Server 2016
17 13 (2.74%) SQL Server 2014
18 10 (2.11%) OLAP
18 10 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (1.47%) Git (software)
1 7 (1.47%) LSMW
2 4 (0.84%) Ant
2 4 (0.84%) Gradle
2 4 (0.84%) Maven
2 4 (0.84%) Subversion
3 3 (0.63%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.63%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (0.63%) Vagrant
3 3 (0.63%) Yeoman
4 2 (0.42%) Bugzilla
4 2 (0.42%) JIRA
5 1 (0.21%) NUnit
5 1 (0.21%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 125 (26.32%) Finance
2 56 (11.79%) Marketing
3 30 (6.32%) Banking
4 25 (5.26%) Legal
4 25 (5.26%) Retail
5 16 (3.37%) Manufacturing
6 13 (2.74%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.11%) Retail Banking
8 6 (1.26%) Electronics
9 5 (1.05%) Military
10 4 (0.84%) Advertising
10 4 (0.84%) Automotive
10 4 (0.84%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.84%) German Language
10 4 (0.84%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.63%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.63%) Publishing
12 2 (0.42%) Billing
12 2 (0.42%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (5.89%) .NET
2 17 (3.58%) Web Services
3 11 (2.32%) MDX
4 7 (1.47%) HTML
5 6 (1.26%) Natural Language Processing
5 6 (1.26%) XML
6 4 (0.84%) .NET Framework
6 4 (0.84%) ASP.NET
6 4 (0.84%) CSS
6 4 (0.84%) D3.js
6 4 (0.84%) Entity Framework
6 4 (0.84%) JSON
6 4 (0.84%) Lucene
6 4 (0.84%) Middleware
6 4 (0.84%) scikit-learn
6 4 (0.84%) SciPy
7 3 (0.63%) ATL
7 3 (0.63%) Cascalog
7 3 (0.63%) Pandas
8 2 (0.42%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 109 (22.95%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (6.74%) Management Information System
3 17 (3.58%) Data Centre
4 16 (3.37%) Computer Science
5 15 (3.16%) Data Structures
6 9 (1.89%) Algorithms
7 8 (1.68%) Credit Risk
8 6 (1.26%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (1.26%) Equities
8 6 (1.26%) Fixed Income
9 5 (1.05%) Fintech
10 4 (0.84%) FlexPod
10 4 (0.84%) Reference Data
10 4 (0.84%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.63%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.63%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.63%) Social Network
12 2 (0.42%) OTC Derivatives
12 2 (0.42%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.47%) Linux
2 3 (0.63%) Unix
3 2 (0.42%) Android
4 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.21%) Windows
4 1 (0.21%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (33.68%) Analytics
2 147 (30.95%) Data Management
3 109 (22.95%) ETL
4 106 (22.32%) Data Analytics
5 98 (20.63%) Business Intelligence
6 95 (20.00%) Project Management
7 88 (18.53%) Data Governance
8 84 (17.68%) Visualisation
9 75 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 60 (12.63%) Migration
11 59 (12.42%) Data Visualisation
12 52 (10.95%) Agile Software Development
13 50 (10.53%) Data Migration
14 43 (9.05%) Data Analysis
14 43 (9.05%) Data Protection
15 41 (8.63%) Data Modelling
15 41 (8.63%) Data Strategy
16 40 (8.42%) Master Data Management
17 34 (7.16%) Data Cleansing
18 33 (6.95%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 185 (38.95%) SQL
2 57 (12.00%) Python
3 45 (9.47%) R
4 38 (8.00%) T-SQL
5 30 (6.32%) Java
6 29 (6.11%) C#
7 15 (3.16%) VB.NET
8 12 (2.53%) VBA
9 10 (2.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 6 (1.26%) JavaScript
10 6 (1.26%) MATLAB
10 6 (1.26%) Perl
11 5 (1.05%) C
12 4 (0.84%) Groovy
12 4 (0.84%) PHP
12 4 (0.84%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.63%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.63%) Clojure
13 3 (0.63%) Cypher
13 3 (0.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 54 (11.37%) Degree
2 10 (2.11%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.89%) PhD
4 7 (1.47%) CISM
4 7 (1.47%) CISSP
4 7 (1.47%) ISEB
5 6 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.84%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.42%) ACCA
7 2 (0.42%) CCNA
7 2 (0.42%) CIMA
7 2 (0.42%) CISA
7 2 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.42%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.42%) HNC
7 2 (0.42%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.42%) PMP
7 2 (0.42%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.21%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (17.47%) Data Quality
2 13 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (2.53%) GDPR
4 10 (2.11%) SLA
5 7 (1.47%) PCI DSS
6 6 (1.26%) QA
7 3 (0.63%) GCP
8 2 (0.42%) COBIT
8 2 (0.42%) GLP
8 2 (0.42%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.21%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.21%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.21%) ISAE 3402
9 1 (0.21%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (0.84%) Active Directory
1 4 (0.84%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (0.63%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.42%) HDFS
4 1 (0.21%) KVM
4 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.05%) SCCM
2 2 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.21%) Nagios
3 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.21%) Puppet
3 1 (0.21%) QRadar
3 1 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 76 (16.00%) Tableau
2 70 (14.74%) SAP
3 54 (11.37%) Microsoft
4 50 (10.53%) Oracle
5 26 (5.47%) Informatica
6 17 (3.58%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (1.47%) Cognos
7 7 (1.47%) IBM
8 6 (1.26%) Cisco
9 4 (0.84%) Actimize
9 4 (0.84%) Meraki
9 4 (0.84%) NetApp
10 3 (0.63%) Cloudera
10 3 (0.63%) Hortonworks
10 3 (0.63%) MapR
10 3 (0.63%) Talend
10 3 (0.63%) VMware
11 2 (0.42%) EMC
11 2 (0.42%) Google
11 2 (0.42%) HP
London
Engage PSG
Salary: 50,000-110,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Car Allow + BOnus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Omagh, County Tyrone
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dungannon, County Tyrone
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £37500 - £42000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
South West London
networx
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Proforest
Posted: 13 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
WM Morrisons PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
AMS contingency
Posted: 13 days ago
Central London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40 - £45 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago