Period
to 24 September 2017

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 24 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Management
UK
6 months to
24 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 545 507 495
Rank change year-on-year -38 -12 -50
Permanent jobs citing Information Management 816 1019 1246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.47% 0.53% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.59% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 621 733 976
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% - -4.35%
10th Percentile £30,000 £34,118 £31,625
90th Percentile £82,500 £98,750 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £51,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -7.32% +13.89% -10.00%

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 156716 171785 194539
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.89% 89.13% 88.29%
Number of salaries quoted 123459 143267 159915
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 24 September 2017.

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 24 September 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
England -41 761 £52,500 -4.55% 49
London +4 429 £60,000 -4.00% 22
UK excluding London -33 383 £47,500 -7.32% 34
South East +35 129 £55,000 +4.76% 8
North of England -21 77 £45,000 -13.88% 9
North West -17 60 £45,000 -18.18% 7
Scotland +1 56 £50,000 +33.33% 3
South West +22 53 £45,500 +1.11% 3
Midlands -12 44 £32,500 -36.27% 4
West Midlands 0 38 £32,500 -27.78% 2
East of England -6 29 £35,614 -39.64% 3
Yorkshire +1 15 £44,471 -12.80%
Northern Ireland -26 4 £37,500 +7.14%
North East +11 2 £60,000 +20.00% 2
East Midlands -4 2 £33,750 -35.71% 2
Wales - 1 £37,000 - 4

For the 6 months to 24 September 2017, 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.

1 242 (29.66%) Analytics
2 207 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
3 204 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 194 (23.77%) Management Information System
5 179 (21.94%) SQL
6 177 (21.69%) Data Management
7 170 (20.83%) Degree
8 168 (20.59%) Finance
9 167 (20.47%) Data Quality
10 144 (17.65%) Big Data
11 139 (17.03%) Microsoft
12 128 (15.69%) Data Warehouse
13 122 (14.95%) ETL
14 120 (14.71%) SQL Server
15 119 (14.58%) Oracle
16 116 (14.22%) Analytical Skills
17 104 (12.75%) Stakeholder Management
18 96 (11.76%) ITIL
19 94 (11.52%) Java
20 85 (10.42%) Business Analytics
21 83 (10.17%) Data Integration
22 82 (10.05%) Information Security
23 74 (9.07%) Microsoft Azure
24 72 (8.82%) Tableau
24 72 (8.82%) Project Management
25 71 (8.70%) Time Management
26 67 (8.21%) Retail
27 66 (8.09%) SharePoint
28 65 (7.97%) SAP
28 65 (7.97%) Data Governance

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 66 (8.09%) SharePoint
2 29 (3.55%) SAS
3 28 (3.43%) Apache Spark
4 18 (2.21%) Apache Pig
5 15 (1.84%) CMS
6 13 (1.59%) IIS
7 12 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
8 11 (1.35%) Tomcat
9 9 (1.10%) Apache
10 8 (0.98%) WebSphere
11 7 (0.86%) OpenStack
12 6 (0.74%) MS Exchange
12 6 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
12 6 (0.74%) Skype for Business
13 4 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 2 (0.25%) Confluence
14 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
14 2 (0.25%) Smallworld
15 1 (0.12%) FileNet
15 1 (0.12%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 58 (7.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 49 (6.00%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (2.21%) SPSS
4 16 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (1.10%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.12%) MicroStation
8 1 (0.12%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 28 (3.43%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (1.10%) Oracle BPM
4 8 (0.98%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.37%) Fredhopper
5 3 (0.37%) SystmOne
6 2 (0.25%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.12%) Magento
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle AML
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 74 (9.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (3.43%) Office 365
3 24 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (2.94%) Azure Data Factory
4 16 (1.96%) iPaaS
5 10 (1.23%) Azure Machine Learning
6 8 (0.98%) GitHub
7 7 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.61%) SaaS
10 4 (0.49%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 4 (0.49%) Force.com
10 4 (0.49%) OneDrive
10 4 (0.49%) PaaS
11 3 (0.37%) Google Compute Engine
11 3 (0.37%) Mimecast
12 2 (0.25%) IaaS
12 2 (0.25%) IBM Cloud
12 2 (0.25%) Yammer
13 1 (0.12%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 42 (5.15%) WAN
2 39 (4.78%) Firewall
3 38 (4.66%) LAN
4 19 (2.33%) Unified Communications
5 16 (1.96%) 3G
5 16 (1.96%) 4G
5 16 (1.96%) BGP
5 16 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (1.96%) Ethernet
5 16 (1.96%) IPsec
5 16 (1.96%) MPLS
5 16 (1.96%) OSPF
5 16 (1.96%) SSL
5 16 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
5 16 (1.96%) Wireless
6 15 (1.84%) Network Security
6 15 (1.84%) SAN
7 14 (1.72%) DNS
8 13 (1.59%) DHCP
8 13 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (17.65%) Big Data
2 128 (15.69%) Data Warehouse
3 120 (14.71%) SQL Server
4 60 (7.35%) Relational Database
5 57 (6.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 52 (6.37%) Hadoop
7 49 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 45 (5.51%) NoSQL
9 44 (5.39%) BusinessObjects
10 37 (4.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 33 (4.04%) Power BI
12 31 (3.80%) QlikView
13 26 (3.19%) Apache Hive
14 25 (3.06%) Oracle Database
15 23 (2.82%) SAP Data Services
16 21 (2.57%) DataStage
17 20 (2.45%) PowerCenter
18 18 (2.21%) SAP HANA
19 16 (1.96%) OLAP
19 16 (1.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (2.57%) Jenkins
2 13 (1.59%) NUnit
2 13 (1.59%) SpecFlow
3 8 (0.98%) Git (software)
3 8 (0.98%) Maven
4 7 (0.86%) JIRA
4 7 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (0.61%) Travis CI
6 4 (0.49%) Mercurial
7 3 (0.37%) Fiddler
7 3 (0.37%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.25%) JUnit
8 2 (0.25%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (0.25%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 1 (0.12%) GoCD
9 1 (0.12%) Metasploit
9 1 (0.12%) Selenium
9 1 (0.12%) Subversion
General
1 168 (20.59%) Finance
2 67 (8.21%) Retail
3 49 (6.00%) Marketing
4 41 (5.02%) Banking
5 34 (4.17%) Legal
6 31 (3.80%) Manufacturing
6 31 (3.80%) Publishing
7 19 (2.33%) Telecoms
8 14 (1.72%) Back Office
9 13 (1.59%) Military
10 9 (1.10%) Billing
10 9 (1.10%) Law
11 6 (0.74%) Electronics
12 3 (0.37%) Advertising
12 3 (0.37%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.37%) Games
12 3 (0.37%) Local Government
12 3 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.37%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 142 (17.40%) Analyst
2 138 (16.91%) Developer
3 137 (16.79%) Architect
4 109 (13.36%) Consultant
5 62 (7.60%) Data Architect
6 47 (5.76%) Data Consultant
7 36 (4.41%) Senior Developer
8 35 (4.29%) Security Analyst
9 31 (3.80%) Enterprise Architect
10 29 (3.55%) Business Analyst
11 27 (3.31%) Data Analyst
12 26 (3.19%) Business Intelligence Manager
13 25 (3.06%) Big Data Consultant
13 25 (3.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 25 (3.06%) ETL Developer
13 25 (3.06%) Java Developer
14 24 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Consultant
15 22 (2.70%) Data Manager
15 22 (2.70%) Graduate
15 22 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (7.72%) Web Services
2 52 (6.37%) .NET
3 49 (6.00%) HTML
4 38 (4.66%) ASP.NET
5 34 (4.17%) XML
6 29 (3.55%) CSS
6 29 (3.55%) Middleware
7 28 (3.43%) AngularJS
7 28 (3.43%) Oracle Fusion
8 27 (3.31%) Spring
9 26 (3.19%) HTML5
10 20 (2.45%) Kafka
11 19 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (2.33%) JSON
12 17 (2.08%) REST
13 16 (1.96%) .NET Framework
13 16 (1.96%) SOAP
14 15 (1.84%) RESTful
15 12 (1.47%) Hibernate
15 12 (1.47%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 194 (23.77%) Management Information System
2 116 (14.22%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (6.37%) Computer Science
4 42 (5.15%) Data Centre
5 37 (4.53%) Data Protection Act
6 31 (3.80%) Life Science
7 24 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
7 24 (2.94%) User Experience
8 21 (2.57%) LIMS
9 20 (2.45%) Social Media
10 19 (2.33%) NHS
11 18 (2.21%) PKI
12 17 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
13 15 (1.84%) PMI
14 11 (1.35%) Reference Data
14 11 (1.35%) SCADA
15 10 (1.23%) Freedom of Information
16 9 (1.10%) Algorithms
17 8 (0.98%) Cloud Native
18 7 (0.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 58 (7.11%) Windows
2 55 (6.74%) Linux
3 39 (4.78%) Unix
4 32 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (2.70%) Windows Server
6 18 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (1.72%) Windows 10
9 11 (1.35%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.37%) Android
10 3 (0.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (29.66%) Analytics
2 207 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
3 204 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 177 (21.69%) Data Management
5 122 (14.95%) ETL
6 104 (12.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 96 (11.76%) ITIL
8 85 (10.42%) Business Analytics
9 83 (10.17%) Data Integration
10 82 (10.05%) Information Security
11 72 (8.82%) Project Management
12 71 (8.70%) Time Management
13 65 (7.97%) Data Governance
14 62 (7.60%) Data Protection
14 62 (7.60%) Risk Management
15 61 (7.48%) Visualisation
16 59 (7.23%) Technical Architecture
17 57 (6.99%) Data Modelling
18 50 (6.13%) Scrum
19 47 (5.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 179 (21.94%) SQL
2 94 (11.52%) Java
3 64 (7.84%) JavaScript
4 51 (6.25%) C#
5 43 (5.27%) Python
6 32 (3.92%) T-SQL
7 23 (2.82%) C
8 22 (2.70%) R
8 22 (2.70%) Shell Script
9 12 (1.47%) PHP
9 12 (1.47%) PL/SQL
9 12 (1.47%) PowerShell
10 11 (1.35%) VBA
11 8 (0.98%) C++
11 8 (0.98%) Perl
11 8 (0.98%) Scala
12 5 (0.61%) VB.NET
13 4 (0.49%) ES6
13 4 (0.49%) VB
14 3 (0.37%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 170 (20.83%) Degree
2 35 (4.29%) Security Cleared
3 22 (2.70%) CISSP
4 20 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (2.21%) SC Cleared
6 17 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
7 16 (1.96%) DV Cleared
7 16 (1.96%) PMI Certification
7 16 (1.96%) PMP
8 13 (1.59%) PhD
9 10 (1.23%) CISM
9 10 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (0.86%) CCIE
10 7 (0.86%) CCNP
10 7 (0.86%) CISA
10 7 (0.86%) MCSE
11 5 (0.61%) CCNA
11 5 (0.61%) CESG Certified Professional
11 5 (0.61%) CLAS
11 5 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 167 (20.47%) Data Quality
2 51 (6.25%) GDPR
3 48 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 37 (4.53%) SLA
5 28 (3.43%) PCI DSS
6 11 (1.35%) PMO
6 11 (1.35%) QA
7 6 (0.74%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.61%) COBIT
8 5 (0.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 4 (0.49%) Cyber Essentials
9 4 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 2 (0.25%) GMP
11 1 (0.12%) FINRA
11 1 (0.12%) HL7
11 1 (0.12%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 22 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (2.21%) Apache Flume
2 18 (2.21%) HDFS
3 15 (1.84%) Active Directory
3 15 (1.84%) ProxySG
4 4 (0.49%) Docker
4 4 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (0.49%) XenApp
5 3 (0.37%) Ceph
5 3 (0.37%) GPFS
5 3 (0.37%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.37%) Slurm Workload Manager
5 3 (0.37%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.12%) Cronacle
6 1 (0.12%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 18 (2.21%) Oozie
2 13 (1.59%) Cisco Prime
2 13 (1.59%) SolarWinds Orion
3 11 (1.35%) Puppet
3 11 (1.35%) SCCM
4 10 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (0.98%) Ansible
6 4 (0.49%) Grafana
7 3 (0.37%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.37%) Icinga
7 3 (0.37%) Nessus
7 3 (0.37%) Terraform
8 2 (0.25%) Hadoop YARN
8 2 (0.25%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.12%) CSIRT
9 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.12%) Perfmon
9 1 (0.12%) QRadar
9 1 (0.12%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 139 (17.03%) Microsoft
2 119 (14.58%) Oracle
3 72 (8.82%) Tableau
4 65 (7.97%) SAP
5 57 (6.99%) Cisco
6 52 (6.37%) Cognizant
7 42 (5.15%) Cognos
8 35 (4.29%) Palo Alto
9 30 (3.68%) IBM
9 30 (3.68%) JD Edwards
10 28 (3.43%) Informatica
10 28 (3.43%) Juniper
10 28 (3.43%) PeopleSoft
11 26 (3.19%) HP
11 26 (3.19%) Netezza
11 26 (3.19%) VMware
12 24 (2.94%) hybris
12 24 (2.94%) SolarWinds
13 23 (2.82%) Teradata
14 22 (2.70%) ArcSight