Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Information Governance Officer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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

Information Governance Officer
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1161 1168 1281
Rank change year-on-year +7 +113 +28
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Governance Officer 18 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.007% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.007% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 3
UK median annual salary £65,000 £37,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +73.33% +50.00% -23.08%
UK excluding London median annual salary £100,000 £30,500 -
% change year-on-year +227.87% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 165,167 169,750 201,213
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.09% 96.48% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 134,266 141,304 168,229
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,673
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

Information Governance Officer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Information Governance Officer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Information Governance Officer in the UK

Information Governance Officer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Governance Officer.

Salary trend for Information Governance Officer in the UK

Information Governance Officer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Governance Officer over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Information Governance Officer in the UK

Information Governance Officer
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Governance Officer within the UK over the 6 months to 21 January 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
England +20 17 £65,000 +73.33% 5
London +12 14 £65,000 +4.00% 3
UK excluding London +6 4 £100,000 +227.87% 4
North of England - 3 £100,000 - 1
North West - 3 £100,000 - 1
Scotland - 1 £38,000 - 1

Information Governance Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, Information Governance Officer 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 Information Governance Officer in the job title.

1 16 (88.89%) Information Security
2 15 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (61.11%) Management Information System
4 10 (55.56%) Risk Management
4 10 (55.56%) Law
4 10 (55.56%) ISMS
5 9 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (50.00%) Incident Management
6 7 (38.89%) GDPR
6 7 (38.89%) Data Protection
7 5 (27.78%) Legal
7 5 (27.78%) CISSP
7 5 (27.78%) CISM
8 4 (22.22%) CISA
8 4 (22.22%) Data Privacy
8 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (22.22%) Information Governance
9 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement Process
9 3 (16.67%) CRISC
9 3 (16.67%) Analytics
9 3 (16.67%) Marketing
10 2 (11.11%) Records Management
10 2 (11.11%) Internal Audit
11 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
11 1 (5.56%) PMO
11 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (5.56%) Information Management
11 1 (5.56%) Freedom of Information
11 1 (5.56%) Change Management
11 1 (5.56%) Finance

Information Governance Officer 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 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
General
1 10 (55.56%) Law
2 5 (27.78%) Legal
3 3 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.56%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Information Security
2 10 (55.56%) ISMS
2 10 (55.56%) Risk Management
3 9 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 7 (38.89%) Data Protection
5 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (22.22%) Data Privacy
5 4 (22.22%) Information Governance
6 3 (16.67%) Analytics
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement Process
7 2 (11.11%) Internal Audit
7 2 (11.11%) Records Management
8 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.56%) Change Management
8 1 (5.56%) Information Architecture
8 1 (5.56%) Information Management
8 1 (5.56%) Information Security Governance
8 1 (5.56%) Line Management
8 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) CISM
1 5 (27.78%) CISSP
2 4 (22.22%) CISA
3 3 (16.67%) CRISC
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (38.89%) GDPR
3 1 (5.56%) PMO