The median annual salary for an Information Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Information Manager
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 682 639 732
Rank change year-on-year -43 +93  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Manager 201 288 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.29% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.30% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 173 261 224
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £83,550
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  

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 84418 95048 107138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.97% 96.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69006 80088 88313
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Information Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Manager in the UK

Information Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Information Manager in the UK

Information Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Manager over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Manager in the UK

Information 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 Information Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 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 -30 193 £65,000 +8.33% 31
London +14 100 £65,000 - 12
West Midlands +20 19 £55,000 -18.51% 4
South East -28 19 £62,000 +5.08% 8
East of England +4 18 £70,000 +7.69% 3
Yorkshire +3 17 £57,500 - 1
North West -38 16 £60,000 +4.34% 1
City of London +38 15 £65,000 -18.75% 1
West Yorkshire +14 15 £57,500 -
Hampshire +28 13 £62,000 +15.34% 2
Manchester -16 12 £60,000 +1.69% 1
Hertfordshire -4 9 £78,000 +29.05% 1
Birmingham +14 8 £52,500 -26.31% 2
Leeds +3 7 £55,000 -4.34%
Bedfordshire - 7 £70,000 - 1
Luton - 7 £70,000 - 1
Portsmouth - 6 £52,500 -
Scotland +20 5 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Buckinghamshire +5 5 £65,000 -
Bradford +4 5 £58,750 +38.23%
Milton Keynes +1 5 £65,000 -
Winchester - 5 £62,000 - 1
Royston - 5 £78,000 -
South West +9 4 £55,000 -21.42% 1
Edinburgh - 4 £55,000 - 2
Warwickshire - 4 £72,500 -
Staffordshire +10 3 £55,000 -18.51% 1
Cheshire -32 3 £60,000 +4.34%
York +13 2 £67,500 +3.84%
North Yorkshire +3 2 £67,500 +22.72%

Information Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Information 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 Information Manager in the job title.

1 325 (85.08%) Information Security
2 196 (51.31%) CISSP
3 189 (49.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 155 (40.58%) CISM
5 148 (38.74%) Risk Management
6 97 (25.39%) Finance
7 93 (24.35%) CISA
8 92 (24.08%) Cybersecurity
9 77 (20.16%) Management Information System
10 75 (19.63%) PCI DSS
11 69 (18.06%) Data Protection
12 61 (15.97%) Security Management
13 56 (14.66%) ISMS
14 51 (13.35%) Degree
14 51 (13.35%) Information Security Management
15 42 (10.99%) Legal
16 41 (10.73%) Stakeholder Management
16 41 (10.73%) GDPR
17 34 (8.90%) Penetration Testing
17 34 (8.90%) Internal Audit
18 33 (8.64%) ITIL
19 31 (8.12%) Business Continuity
19 31 (8.12%) Security Operations
20 30 (7.85%) Incident Management
21 29 (7.59%) SIEM
22 28 (7.33%) Analytics
22 28 (7.33%) Project Management
23 26 (6.81%) Firewall
23 26 (6.81%) Banking
23 26 (6.81%) Information Assurance

Information 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 5 (1.31%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.26%) Apache
2 1 (0.26%) IIS
2 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (1.31%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (1.31%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.26%) MicroStation
3 1 (0.26%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 3 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (6.81%) Firewall
2 8 (2.09%) Network Security
3 7 (1.83%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (1.05%) DMZ
4 4 (1.05%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.79%) DNS
5 3 (0.79%) Internet
6 2 (0.52%) Intranet
7 1 (0.26%) DHCP
7 1 (0.26%) LAN
7 1 (0.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (1.31%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.79%) Big Data
3 3 (0.79%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.26%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.26%) Data Mart
4 1 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.26%) EDMS
4 1 (0.26%) Power BI
4 1 (0.26%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Subversion
General
1 97 (25.39%) Finance
2 42 (10.99%) Legal
3 26 (6.81%) Banking
4 17 (4.45%) Law
5 9 (2.36%) Retail
5 9 (2.36%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.09%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.83%) Marketing
8 4 (1.05%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.79%) Electronics
9 3 (0.79%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.52%) Advertising
10 2 (0.52%) Automotive
11 1 (0.26%) Back Office
11 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.14%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.26%) .NET
2 1 (0.26%) CSS
2 1 (0.26%) HTML
2 1 (0.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 77 (20.16%) Management Information System
2 21 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (4.45%) Data Protection Act
4 13 (3.40%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.88%) NHS
6 10 (2.62%) CESG
7 8 (2.09%) CESG CLAS
8 5 (1.31%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.05%) Clustering
9 4 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (0.79%) Fintech
10 3 (0.79%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.52%) Cyber Attack
11 2 (0.52%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.52%) Freedom of Information
11 2 (0.52%) Security Operations Centre
11 2 (0.52%) Social Media
11 2 (0.52%) Taxonomies
11 2 (0.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (3.66%) Windows
2 13 (3.40%) Linux
3 9 (2.36%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.05%) Unix
5 2 (0.52%) Android
5 2 (0.52%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.26%) GCOS
6 1 (0.26%) OpenBSD
6 1 (0.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 325 (85.08%) Information Security
2 148 (38.74%) Risk Management
3 92 (24.08%) Cybersecurity
4 69 (18.06%) Data Protection
5 61 (15.97%) Security Management
6 56 (14.66%) ISMS
7 51 (13.35%) Information Security Management
8 41 (10.73%) Stakeholder Management
9 34 (8.90%) Internal Audit
9 34 (8.90%) Penetration Testing
10 33 (8.64%) ITIL
11 31 (8.12%) Business Continuity
11 31 (8.12%) Security Operations
12 30 (7.85%) Incident Management
13 29 (7.59%) SIEM
14 28 (7.33%) Analytics
14 28 (7.33%) Project Management
15 26 (6.81%) Information Assurance
15 26 (6.81%) Information Security Governance
16 25 (6.54%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (2.62%) C
1 10 (2.62%) SQL
2 1 (0.26%) C#
2 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 196 (51.31%) CISSP
2 155 (40.58%) CISM
3 93 (24.35%) CISA
4 51 (13.35%) Degree
5 26 (6.81%) CRISC
6 19 (4.97%) GIAC
7 18 (4.71%) Security Cleared
8 12 (3.14%) CEH
8 12 (3.14%) GISF
8 12 (3.14%) GSEC
9 11 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (2.62%) CLAS
10 10 (2.62%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
11 9 (2.36%) CESG Certified Professional
11 9 (2.36%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
11 9 (2.36%) PMI Certification
11 9 (2.36%) SC Cleared
12 8 (2.09%) Computer Science Degree
12 8 (2.09%) ISACA
12 8 (2.09%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 189 (49.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 75 (19.63%) PCI DSS
3 41 (10.73%) GDPR
4 25 (6.54%) COBIT
5 16 (4.19%) Cyber Essentials
6 11 (2.88%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 11 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 11 (2.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (2.09%) SLA
8 7 (1.83%) ISO 22301
8 7 (1.83%) ISO 9001
9 5 (1.31%) HIPAA
9 5 (1.31%) ISO 31000
9 5 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 3 (0.79%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 3 (0.79%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.79%) RMADS
11 2 (0.52%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.26%) FISMA
12 1 (0.26%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 10 (2.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.26%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 14 (3.66%) SCCM
2 13 (3.40%) WSUS
3 12 (3.14%) McAfee ePO
3 12 (3.14%) Nessus
4 11 (2.88%) Core Impact
4 11 (2.88%) Nexpose
4 11 (2.88%) OpenVAS
4 11 (2.88%) PowerBroker
4 11 (2.88%) QRadar
4 11 (2.88%) RSA Security Analytics
5 1 (0.26%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 17 (4.45%) Microsoft
2 15 (3.93%) SolarWinds
3 12 (3.14%) Aveksa
3 12 (3.14%) CyberArk
3 12 (3.14%) McAfee
3 12 (3.14%) Palo Alto
3 12 (3.14%) Splunk
3 12 (3.14%) Symantec
4 11 (2.88%) AlienVault
4 11 (2.88%) ArcSight
4 11 (2.88%) Bomgar
4 11 (2.88%) LogRhythm
4 11 (2.88%) Qualys
5 3 (0.79%) SAP
5 3 (0.79%) VMware
6 2 (0.52%) Tableau
7 1 (0.26%) Cisco
7 1 (0.26%) Computacenter
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle
7 1 (0.26%) Remedy
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Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £65 - £75 per annum + 5% pension, Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: £62000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Posted: 2 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £85,000 to £90,000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Modis International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Car, pension, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car Allowance + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + car+benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: Competitive
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London
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Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + 10% Pension + 30-50% Bonus
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Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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Stockport
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Farnborough
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Posted: 22 days ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Doncaster, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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London
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