Period
to 20 January 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Management
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 574 612 464
Rank change year-on-year +38 -148 +13
Permanent jobs citing Information Management 725 672 1,318
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.42% 0.38% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.42% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 638 510 972
UK median annual salary £50,000 £51,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% -10.87% +4.55%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,471 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -11.06% +4.17% +1.05%

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 155,536 158,519 185,447
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.84% 89.54% 88.87%
Number of salaries quoted 124,908 131,030 153,743
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,125 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 January 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 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 +35 654 £50,000 -1.96% 133
London +61 374 £58,500 +4.00% 58
UK excluding London +10 336 £44,471 -11.06% 101
South East +59 136 £48,750 -4.41% 28
North of England +7 64 £44,736 -0.59% 14
North West -5 37 £40,000 -11.11% 10
Scotland -26 33 £55,000 +77.42% 14
Wales +42 27 £38,000 -24.00% 10
Midlands 0 27 £35,000 -28.93% 14
South West -20 27 £42,500 -10.53% 11
Yorkshire +14 23 £48,000 +1.59% 2
East of England -10 23 £35,000 -36.36% 8
West Midlands +1 20 £32,500 -36.27% 10
East Midlands +22 7 £35,000 -22.22% 4
Northern Ireland -16 5 £37,500 -46.43% 2
North East -17 4 £51,944 +3.89% 2

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

1 193 (26.62%) Management Information System
2 187 (25.79%) SQL
3 183 (25.24%) Analytics
4 179 (24.69%) Business Intelligence
5 164 (22.62%) Degree
6 161 (22.21%) Agile Software Development
7 148 (20.41%) Data Management
8 144 (19.86%) SQL Server
9 142 (19.59%) Microsoft
10 129 (17.79%) Data Warehouse
11 128 (17.66%) Finance
12 112 (15.45%) ETL
13 102 (14.07%) Stakeholder Management
14 95 (13.10%) Information Security
15 94 (12.97%) Big Data
16 92 (12.69%) Analytical Skills
17 89 (12.28%) Change Management
18 82 (11.31%) C#
19 81 (11.17%) Data Quality
20 80 (11.03%) .NET
20 80 (11.03%) ITIL
21 79 (10.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 76 (10.48%) Service Delivery
23 73 (10.07%) Project Management
24 63 (8.69%) Microsoft Azure
25 62 (8.55%) JavaScript
26 61 (8.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 61 (8.41%) Computer Science
27 60 (8.28%) Migration
28 58 (8.00%) Windows

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 52 (7.17%) SharePoint
2 17 (2.34%) SAS
3 11 (1.52%) Apache Spark
4 10 (1.38%) OpenStack
4 10 (1.38%) Skype for Business
5 9 (1.24%) IIS
6 8 (1.10%) WebSphere
7 7 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
7 7 (0.97%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.69%) Apache Airflow
8 5 (0.69%) Luigi
8 5 (0.69%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.55%) CMS
9 4 (0.55%) Documentum
9 4 (0.55%) FileNet
9 4 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.41%) Apache
10 3 (0.41%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.41%) GeoServer
11 2 (0.28%) JBoss
Applications
1 36 (4.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 32 (4.41%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (2.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (1.79%) SPSS
5 7 (0.97%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.55%) SystmOne
3 3 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.41%) Magento
3 3 (0.41%) Maximo
3 3 (0.41%) Oracle AML
4 2 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.28%) SAP GRC
4 2 (0.28%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.14%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.14%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.14%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 63 (8.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (4.83%) Azure Data Factory
3 31 (4.28%) Office 365
4 27 (3.72%) Cloud Computing
5 26 (3.59%) SaaS
6 17 (2.34%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 16 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
7 16 (2.21%) Google Cloud Platform
8 9 (1.24%) GitHub
9 8 (1.10%) OneDrive
9 8 (1.10%) PaaS
10 6 (0.83%) Google Compute Engine
10 6 (0.83%) iPaaS
11 5 (0.69%) Azure Machine Learning
12 3 (0.41%) Mimecast
13 2 (0.28%) IaaS
14 1 (0.14%) Amazon Kinesis
14 1 (0.14%) G Suite
14 1 (0.14%) Taleo
14 1 (0.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 38 (5.24%) Firewall
2 29 (4.00%) WAN
3 23 (3.17%) TCP/IP
4 22 (3.03%) DNS
5 19 (2.62%) LAN
6 18 (2.48%) SSL
7 16 (2.21%) IPsec
8 15 (2.07%) HTTP
9 14 (1.93%) VPN
10 13 (1.79%) Ethernet
11 12 (1.66%) Network Security
12 11 (1.52%) Intrusion Detection
12 11 (1.52%) Unified Communications
13 9 (1.24%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (1.24%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (1.10%) 3G
14 8 (1.10%) 4G
14 8 (1.10%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (1.10%) Junos
14 8 (1.10%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (19.86%) SQL Server
2 129 (17.79%) Data Warehouse
3 94 (12.97%) Big Data
4 79 (10.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 61 (8.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 46 (6.34%) Power BI
7 41 (5.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 40 (5.52%) NoSQL
9 30 (4.14%) Data Lake
9 30 (4.14%) GIS
10 21 (2.90%) Relational Database
11 18 (2.48%) Geospatial Data
11 18 (2.48%) SAP Data Services
12 17 (2.34%) HDInsight
13 16 (2.21%) BusinessObjects
14 15 (2.07%) Hadoop
15 14 (1.93%) QlikView
16 13 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
17 12 (1.66%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
17 12 (1.66%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 14 (1.93%) Jenkins
2 13 (1.79%) NUnit
2 13 (1.79%) SpecFlow
3 10 (1.38%) Git (software)
4 8 (1.10%) Mercurial
5 5 (0.69%) Travis CI
6 3 (0.41%) Fiddler
6 3 (0.41%) JIRA
6 3 (0.41%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (0.41%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.28%) Subversion
8 1 (0.14%) ERwin
8 1 (0.14%) GoCD
8 1 (0.14%) Gradle
8 1 (0.14%) JUnit
8 1 (0.14%) Metasploit
8 1 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 128 (17.66%) Finance
2 52 (7.17%) Marketing
3 47 (6.48%) Legal
4 36 (4.97%) Retail
5 26 (3.59%) Publishing
6 20 (2.76%) Banking
7 17 (2.34%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.38%) Back Office
9 8 (1.10%) Law
10 7 (0.97%) Billing
11 5 (0.69%) Advertising
11 5 (0.69%) Games
11 5 (0.69%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.55%) Electronics
12 4 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.41%) Military
14 1 (0.14%) German Language
14 1 (0.14%) Polish Language
14 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.14%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 128 (17.66%) Developer
2 120 (16.55%) Analyst
3 116 (16.00%) Architect
4 68 (9.38%) Consultant
5 47 (6.48%) Data Architect
6 44 (6.07%) .NET Developer
7 29 (4.00%) Business Analyst
7 29 (4.00%) Business Manager
8 28 (3.86%) Software Developer
9 27 (3.72%) Security Analyst
9 27 (3.72%) Security Manager
10 26 (3.59%) Data Consultant
10 26 (3.59%) Information Manager
10 26 (3.59%) SQL Developer
11 25 (3.45%) ICT Manager
12 24 (3.31%) Lead Architect
13 23 (3.17%) Information Security Manager
14 22 (3.03%) Business Relationship Manager
14 22 (3.03%) Data Analyst
14 22 (3.03%) Relationships Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (11.03%) .NET
2 46 (6.34%) ASP.NET
3 45 (6.21%) HTML
4 32 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 31 (4.28%) Web Services
6 27 (3.72%) CSS
7 24 (3.31%) AngularJS
8 21 (2.90%) React
9 20 (2.76%) HTML5
10 19 (2.62%) XML
11 17 (2.34%) .NET Framework
12 16 (2.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 16 (2.21%) JSON
12 16 (2.21%) RESTful
13 14 (1.93%) REST
14 10 (1.38%) jQuery
14 10 (1.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (1.10%) iOS SDK
15 8 (1.10%) Kafka
15 8 (1.10%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 193 (26.62%) Management Information System
2 92 (12.69%) Analytical Skills
3 61 (8.41%) Computer Science
4 40 (5.52%) Data Centre
5 22 (3.03%) LIMS
6 18 (2.48%) NHS
7 17 (2.34%) Mobile App
8 14 (1.93%) Algorithms
8 14 (1.93%) User Experience
9 11 (1.52%) PKI
9 11 (1.52%) Virtual Team
10 10 (1.38%) Data Protection Act
10 10 (1.38%) Freedom of Information
10 10 (1.38%) Hybrid Cloud
10 10 (1.38%) PMI
10 10 (1.38%) Public Cloud
11 8 (1.10%) Cyberthreat
12 7 (0.97%) SCADA
13 6 (0.83%) Security Operations Centre
14 5 (0.69%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 58 (8.00%) Windows
2 42 (5.79%) Linux
3 34 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (4.41%) Unix
5 21 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (2.48%) Windows Server
7 15 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (2.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (1.79%) Windows 10
8 13 (1.79%) Windows 7
9 11 (1.52%) Android
9 11 (1.52%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.14%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (25.24%) Analytics
2 179 (24.69%) Business Intelligence
3 161 (22.21%) Agile Software Development
4 148 (20.41%) Data Management
5 112 (15.45%) ETL
6 102 (14.07%) Stakeholder Management
7 95 (13.10%) Information Security
8 89 (12.28%) Change Management
9 80 (11.03%) ITIL
10 76 (10.48%) Service Delivery
11 73 (10.07%) Project Management
12 60 (8.28%) Migration
13 58 (8.00%) Data Governance
14 54 (7.45%) Data Integration
15 53 (7.31%) Data Analysis
16 52 (7.17%) Business Development
17 51 (7.03%) Business Analysis
17 51 (7.03%) Business Analytics
18 50 (6.90%) Coaching
18 50 (6.90%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 187 (25.79%) SQL
2 82 (11.31%) C#
3 62 (8.55%) JavaScript
4 50 (6.90%) T-SQL
5 44 (6.07%) Java
6 43 (5.93%) Python
7 20 (2.76%) R
8 19 (2.62%) PowerShell
9 17 (2.34%) Perl
10 15 (2.07%) C
11 14 (1.93%) VB.NET
12 12 (1.66%) PL/SQL
13 10 (1.38%) VBA
14 9 (1.24%) Bash Shell
15 8 (1.10%) ES6
15 8 (1.10%) PHP
16 6 (0.83%) Scala
17 5 (0.69%) C++
18 3 (0.41%) VB
19 2 (0.28%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 164 (22.62%) Degree
2 39 (5.38%) CISSP
3 30 (4.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (4.14%) Security Cleared
4 23 (3.17%) CISM
5 20 (2.76%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (2.76%) SC Cleared
6 15 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (1.66%) DV Cleared
7 12 (1.66%) MCSE
8 11 (1.52%) PMI Certification
8 11 (1.52%) PMP
9 9 (1.24%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 8 (1.10%) ISEB
11 7 (0.97%) CCSP
11 7 (0.97%) CISA
11 7 (0.97%) PhD
12 6 (0.83%) CCIE
13 5 (0.69%) CCNA
13 5 (0.69%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (11.17%) Data Quality
2 56 (7.72%) GDPR
3 49 (6.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (3.72%) QA
4 27 (3.72%) SLA
5 25 (3.45%) PCI DSS
6 9 (1.24%) PMO
7 7 (0.97%) COBIT
7 7 (0.97%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (0.55%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 4 (0.55%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.41%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.28%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.14%) GMP
11 1 (0.14%) GPG13
11 1 (0.14%) ISO 13485
11 1 (0.14%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.14%) NIST 800
System Software
1 21 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (2.62%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.83%) Ceph
3 6 (0.83%) Docker
3 6 (0.83%) GPFS
3 6 (0.83%) Slurm Workload Manager
4 4 (0.55%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.41%) ProxySG
5 3 (0.41%) XenApp
5 3 (0.41%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.28%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.28%) HDFS
6 2 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 24 (3.31%) Opscode Chef
1 24 (3.31%) Puppet
2 22 (3.03%) Ansible
3 10 (1.38%) SCCM
4 7 (0.97%) Cisco Prime
4 7 (0.97%) Grafana
4 7 (0.97%) SolarWinds Orion
5 6 (0.83%) Icinga
6 4 (0.55%) Nessus
7 3 (0.41%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.41%) CSIRT
7 3 (0.41%) Terraform
8 2 (0.28%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.28%) Oozie
8 2 (0.28%) Perfmon
8 2 (0.28%) Sonobuoy
9 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.14%) MOM
9 1 (0.14%) Nmap
9 1 (0.14%) QRadar
Vendors
1 142 (19.59%) Microsoft
2 51 (7.03%) Oracle
3 48 (6.62%) Tableau
4 38 (5.24%) SAP
5 35 (4.83%) Cisco
6 24 (3.31%) IBM
7 22 (3.03%) Cognos
7 22 (3.03%) VMware
8 17 (2.34%) Google
9 16 (2.21%) HP
10 15 (2.07%) Informatica
10 15 (2.07%) Palo Alto
10 15 (2.07%) Red Hat
10 15 (2.07%) Veeam
10 15 (2.07%) Veritas
11 13 (1.79%) SolarWinds
12 12 (1.66%) F5
12 12 (1.66%) ServiceNow
13 11 (1.52%) Juniper
13 11 (1.52%) MicroStrategy