Period
to 20 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Information Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Management over the 6 months to 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Management
UK
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 529 587 482
Rank change year-on-year +58 -105 +16
Permanent jobs citing Information Management 866 687 1,245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.50% 0.40% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.44% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 655 492 909
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -2.65% +2.73%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £32,200
90th Percentile £95,000 £86,250 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% - +5.56%

Information Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 156,240 154,436 180,871
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.88% 90.53% 89.99%
Number of salaries quoted 125,771 126,652 150,381
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%
10th Percentile £29,711 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

Information Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Information Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Information Management in the UK

Information Management
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Information Management in the UK

Information Management
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Management over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Information Management in the UK

Information Management
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Management within the UK over the 6 months to 20 May 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 +45 762 £50,000 -9.09% 118
London +46 435 £54,500 -16.15% 42
UK excluding London +55 410 £45,000 -5.26% 84
South East -5 127 £47,500 -9.52% 25
North of England +15 70 £45,750 -6.15% 17
East of England +36 59 £44,582 +17.92% 10
Wales +51 45 £38,000 -5.00% 4
Yorkshire +47 44 £57,500 +29.17% 3
Midlands -1 41 £70,000 +66.67% 13
Scotland -18 35 £45,000 - 1
South West -25 27 £40,000 -11.11% 11
West Midlands +13 26 £75,000 +100.00% 10
North West -23 18 £40,000 -20.00% 9
East Midlands 0 15 £40,000 +15.94% 3
North East -10 8 £45,000 -25.00% 5
Northern Ireland +6 6 £30,500 -18.67% 1

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, IT jobs citing Information Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Information Management.

1 280 (32.33%) Management Information System
2 272 (31.41%) Agile Software Development
3 200 (23.09%) Business Intelligence
4 185 (21.36%) Analytics
5 171 (19.75%) Finance
6 170 (19.63%) ETL
7 166 (19.17%) Data Warehouse
8 158 (18.24%) SQL Server
9 156 (18.01%) SQL
10 154 (17.78%) Big Data
11 143 (16.51%) Microsoft
11 143 (16.51%) Degree
12 141 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
13 121 (13.97%) Data Management
14 116 (13.39%) Data Governance
15 114 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
15 114 (13.16%) Information Security
16 107 (12.36%) Problem-Solving
17 102 (11.78%) .NET
18 100 (11.55%) Project Management
19 94 (10.85%) GDPR
20 93 (10.74%) C#
20 93 (10.74%) Java
20 93 (10.74%) Data Quality
21 92 (10.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 82 (9.47%) Change Management
23 76 (8.78%) Data Protection
24 75 (8.66%) Computer Science
25 72 (8.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
26 67 (7.74%) Business Analysis

Information Management
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 31 (3.58%) SAS
2 27 (3.12%) Apache Spark
3 25 (2.89%) SharePoint
4 21 (2.42%) IIS
5 18 (2.08%) Apache
6 11 (1.27%) WebSphere
7 10 (1.15%) CMS
8 8 (0.92%) ArcGIS
8 8 (0.92%) JBoss
9 7 (0.81%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.58%) Apache Airflow
10 5 (0.58%) Apache Pig
10 5 (0.58%) GeoServer
10 5 (0.58%) Luigi
10 5 (0.58%) Mule
10 5 (0.58%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.46%) Alfresco
11 4 (0.46%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.46%) Drupal
11 4 (0.46%) WordPress
Applications
1 44 (5.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (2.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 18 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (0.92%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.69%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.58%) SPSS
7 4 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.35%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.23%) ProjectWise
10 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (1.50%) Maximo
2 4 (0.46%) Eloqua
3 3 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.23%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.23%) SAP GRC
4 2 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.12%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.12%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.12%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.12%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle AML
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.12%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 51 (5.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (5.43%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (2.31%) SaaS
4 19 (2.19%) Azure Data Factory
4 19 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
4 19 (2.19%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 18 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
6 11 (1.27%) GitHub
7 10 (1.15%) Office 365
8 7 (0.81%) IaaS
9 6 (0.69%) Google Analytics
10 5 (0.58%) PaaS
11 3 (0.35%) G Suite
12 2 (0.23%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.23%) Azure Machine Learning
12 2 (0.23%) Bluemix
12 2 (0.23%) IBM Cloud
12 2 (0.23%) Trello
13 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 1 (0.12%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 55 (6.35%) Firewall
2 42 (4.85%) Intrusion Detection
3 20 (2.31%) DNS
4 19 (2.19%) VPN
5 18 (2.08%) Network Security
6 17 (1.96%) SCCP
7 16 (1.85%) HTTP
7 16 (1.85%) TCP/IP
8 15 (1.73%) SSL
8 15 (1.73%) WAN
9 13 (1.50%) IPsec
9 13 (1.50%) SMTP
10 12 (1.39%) Internet
11 9 (1.04%) Intranet
12 8 (0.92%) Wireshark
13 4 (0.46%) PPP
14 3 (0.35%) Broadband
14 3 (0.35%) LAN
14 3 (0.35%) Remote Desktop
14 3 (0.35%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (19.17%) Data Warehouse
2 158 (18.24%) SQL Server
3 154 (17.78%) Big Data
4 92 (10.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 58 (6.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 53 (6.12%) Power BI
7 49 (5.66%) Relational Database
8 46 (5.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 45 (5.20%) GIS
10 39 (4.50%) Data Lake
11 28 (3.23%) RDBMS
12 27 (3.12%) Apache Hive
13 23 (2.66%) Hadoop
14 21 (2.42%) Base SAS
14 21 (2.42%) Geospatial Data
14 21 (2.42%) HDInsight
15 20 (2.31%) BusinessObjects
15 20 (2.31%) NoSQL
15 20 (2.31%) SAS Enterprise Guide
16 18 (2.08%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 19 (2.19%) JIRA
2 14 (1.62%) Maven
3 12 (1.39%) Jenkins
3 12 (1.39%) Visual Studio
4 11 (1.27%) Git (software)
5 8 (0.92%) SpecFlow
6 7 (0.81%) NUnit
6 7 (0.81%) Selenium
7 5 (0.58%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (0.58%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.46%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.46%) IntelliJ
9 3 (0.35%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.35%) Rational DOORS
9 3 (0.35%) Rational Quality Manager
9 3 (0.35%) Rational Team Concert
10 2 (0.23%) Apache Continuum
10 2 (0.23%) JSUnit
10 2 (0.23%) WebDriver
General
1 171 (19.75%) Finance
2 46 (5.31%) Legal
3 39 (4.50%) Marketing
4 36 (4.16%) Retail
5 35 (4.04%) Banking
6 20 (2.31%) Law
7 16 (1.85%) Publishing
8 11 (1.27%) Billing
8 11 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (1.04%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.04%) Military
10 7 (0.81%) Automotive
10 7 (0.81%) Telecoms
11 6 (0.69%) Advertising
11 6 (0.69%) Aerospace
11 6 (0.69%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.69%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.58%) Back Office
12 5 (0.58%) Front Office
12 5 (0.58%) Games
Job Titles
1 152 (17.55%) Developer
2 150 (17.32%) Architect
3 139 (16.05%) Analyst
4 86 (9.93%) Consultant
5 50 (5.77%) Data Architect
6 42 (4.85%) Business Analyst
7 41 (4.73%) Solutions Architect
8 40 (4.62%) Software Developer
9 36 (4.16%) Information Manager
10 35 (4.04%) Security Analyst
11 34 (3.93%) Business Manager
12 31 (3.58%) .NET Developer
13 30 (3.46%) Senior Analyst
14 29 (3.35%) Big Data Architect
14 29 (3.35%) Security Manager
15 27 (3.12%) ICT Manager
16 25 (2.89%) Azure Architect
17 24 (2.77%) Administrator
17 24 (2.77%) Information Security Manager
18 21 (2.42%) Relationships Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (11.78%) .NET
2 60 (6.93%) Web Services
3 55 (6.35%) HTML
4 44 (5.08%) XML
5 42 (4.85%) ASP.NET
6 35 (4.04%) RESTful
7 29 (3.35%) AngularJS
8 26 (3.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 24 (2.77%) JSP
10 21 (2.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 21 (2.42%) CSS
11 19 (2.19%) HTML5
12 17 (1.96%) React
13 15 (1.73%) Kafka
14 14 (1.62%) .NET Framework
15 12 (1.39%) jQuery
16 11 (1.27%) iOS SDK
16 11 (1.27%) REST
16 11 (1.27%) WSDL
17 10 (1.15%) XForms
Miscellaneous
1 280 (32.33%) Management Information System
2 141 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
3 75 (8.66%) Computer Science
4 46 (5.31%) Self-Motivation
5 41 (4.73%) NHS
6 31 (3.58%) User Experience
7 26 (3.00%) Data Centre
7 26 (3.00%) Mobile App
8 23 (2.66%) LIMS
9 20 (2.31%) Market Risk
10 19 (2.19%) Public Cloud
11 18 (2.08%) Credit Risk
12 16 (1.85%) Freedom of Information
13 15 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
14 12 (1.39%) Virtual Team
15 11 (1.27%) Taxonomies
16 9 (1.04%) Driving Licence
16 9 (1.04%) Life Science
16 9 (1.04%) Social Media
17 8 (0.92%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 66 (7.62%) Windows
2 25 (2.89%) Unix
3 24 (2.77%) Linux
4 20 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (2.08%) AIX
5 18 (2.08%) HPUX
5 18 (2.08%) Solaris
6 13 (1.50%) Apple iOS
7 11 (1.27%) Android
8 10 (1.15%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.58%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.35%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.35%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.35%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.23%) Windows Server
13 1 (0.12%) CentOS
13 1 (0.12%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 272 (31.41%) Agile Software Development
2 200 (23.09%) Business Intelligence
3 185 (21.36%) Analytics
4 170 (19.63%) ETL
5 121 (13.97%) Data Management
6 116 (13.39%) Data Governance
7 114 (13.16%) Information Security
7 114 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 107 (12.36%) Problem-Solving
9 100 (11.55%) Project Management
10 82 (9.47%) Change Management
11 76 (8.78%) Data Protection
12 67 (7.74%) Business Analysis
13 66 (7.62%) Data Integration
14 65 (7.51%) Risk Management
15 64 (7.39%) Performance Management
16 63 (7.27%) Cybersecurity
17 61 (7.04%) IT Strategy
18 58 (6.70%) Waterfall
19 56 (6.47%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 156 (18.01%) SQL
2 93 (10.74%) C#
2 93 (10.74%) Java
3 52 (6.00%) Python
4 49 (5.66%) JavaScript
5 37 (4.27%) T-SQL
6 24 (2.77%) C++
7 17 (1.96%) C
8 14 (1.62%) Bash Shell
8 14 (1.62%) R
8 14 (1.62%) VB.NET
9 13 (1.50%) Perl
9 13 (1.50%) PowerShell
10 11 (1.27%) VBA
11 10 (1.15%) Scala
11 10 (1.15%) VB
11 10 (1.15%) XQuery
12 6 (0.69%) TypeScript
13 5 (0.58%) Java 8
13 5 (0.58%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 143 (16.51%) Degree
2 60 (6.93%) CISSP
3 46 (5.31%) CISM
4 33 (3.81%) Computer Science Degree
5 32 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
6 31 (3.58%) Security Cleared
7 28 (3.23%) CISA
8 27 (3.12%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 25 (2.89%) CCSP
10 22 (2.54%) SC Cleared
11 21 (2.42%) ISEB
12 16 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
13 14 (1.62%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
14 13 (1.50%) MCSE
15 12 (1.39%) CSSLP
15 12 (1.39%) ISSAP
15 12 (1.39%) ISSEP
16 11 (1.27%) CCNP
16 11 (1.27%) SANS
17 10 (1.15%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (10.85%) GDPR
2 93 (10.74%) Data Quality
3 72 (8.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 56 (6.47%) QA
5 22 (2.54%) PCI DSS
6 21 (2.42%) PMO
7 19 (2.19%) Cyber Essentials
8 16 (1.85%) ISO 9001
9 8 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 8 (0.92%) SLA
10 7 (0.81%) ISO 22301
10 7 (0.81%) ISO 31000
11 6 (0.69%) COBIT
12 5 (0.58%) ISO 14001
13 4 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 3 (0.35%) Government Security Classifications
14 3 (0.35%) HIPAA
14 3 (0.35%) HL7
14 3 (0.35%) MiFID
15 1 (0.12%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 14 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (1.27%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.81%) Apache Flume
4 5 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (0.58%) vSphere
5 4 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (0.46%) Docker
6 2 (0.23%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.23%) XenApp
7 1 (0.12%) Cronacle
7 1 (0.12%) Cygwin
7 1 (0.12%) HDFS
7 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (1.85%) Puppet
2 14 (1.62%) Ansible
2 14 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.92%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 8 (0.92%) RSA Security Analytics
4 5 (0.58%) vCenter Server
5 4 (0.46%) Kubernetes
5 4 (0.46%) Nessus
6 3 (0.35%) Ambari
6 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (0.35%) Nagios
6 3 (0.35%) ServiceCenter
6 3 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.23%) CSIRT
7 2 (0.23%) Perfmon
7 2 (0.23%) SCCM
8 1 (0.12%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.12%) Oozie
8 1 (0.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 143 (16.51%) Microsoft
2 66 (7.62%) Oracle
3 43 (4.97%) Tableau
4 40 (4.62%) Cognizant
5 32 (3.70%) IBM
6 30 (3.46%) Google
7 25 (2.89%) SAP
8 24 (2.77%) Cisco
9 17 (1.96%) Sophos
10 16 (1.85%) Talend
11 15 (1.73%) VMware
12 14 (1.62%) OpenText
13 13 (1.50%) Informatica
14 12 (1.39%) hybris
15 11 (1.27%) MuleSoft
15 11 (1.27%) Red Hat
15 11 (1.27%) Xamarin
16 10 (1.15%) Cognos
16 10 (1.15%) HP
16 10 (1.15%) Salesforce.com