The median annual salary for a Information Manager was £60,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 670 666 732
Rank change year-on-year -4 +66  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Manager 184 289 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.29% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 154 257 185
Median salary £60,500 £58,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.41% +6.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,950 £48,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £56,750 £55,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year +3.18% +7.31%  

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 82231 100619 103475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68306 84262 84520
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 29 March 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 29 March 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 -51 157 £62,500 +6.83% 15
London +60 83 £65,000 -7.14% 8
West Midlands +40 25 £60,000 - 1
City of London +62 21 £62,500 -30.55% 3
South East -24 17 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Scotland +35 14 £60,000 +9.58% 2
Birmingham +32 14 £61,000 +10.90%
Yorkshire +20 12 £57,500 +4.54% 2
Edinburgh +14 12 £60,000 +16.50% 2
West Yorkshire +11 9 £57,500 +2.22% 2
South West +26 8 £55,000 -18.51%
Leeds +17 8 £60,000 +4.34% 2
Bristol -2 7 £55,000 -18.51%
North West -25 7 £56,000 +17.89% 1
Berkshire -1 5 £65,000 +8.33%
Wales - 5 £45,000 -
Coventry +21 4 £50,000 -20.00%
East of England +17 4 £78,000 -2.50% 2
West Sussex +2 4 £40,000 -50.31%
Warwickshire - 4 £56,500 -
Hertfordshire +9 3 £78,000 -13.33% 2
South Yorkshire +7 3 - -
Sheffield +6 3 - -
Crawley +4 3 £40,000 -47.01%
Manchester -37 3 £56,000 +47.36%
Cheshire - 3 £57,500 - 1
Hampshire - 3 £60,000 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 3 £46,000 -
Southampton - 3 £60,000 -
Royston - 3 £78,000 -

Information Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 400 (91.12%) Information Security
2 242 (55.13%) CISSP
3 217 (49.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 204 (46.47%) Risk Management
5 192 (43.74%) CISM
6 134 (30.52%) CISA
7 120 (27.33%) Management Information System
8 116 (26.42%) Finance
9 110 (25.06%) Data Protection
10 107 (24.37%) Cybersecurity
11 106 (24.15%) Security Management
12 98 (22.32%) Information Security Management
13 97 (22.10%) PCI DSS
14 84 (19.13%) Degree
15 64 (14.58%) ISMS
16 55 (12.53%) Business Continuity
17 50 (11.39%) Legal
18 40 (9.11%) Security Cleared
18 40 (9.11%) Data Protection Act
19 39 (8.88%) ITIL
19 39 (8.88%) Internal Audit
20 38 (8.66%) Project Management
21 37 (8.43%) Continuous Improvement
22 36 (8.20%) Penetration Testing
22 36 (8.20%) Incident Management
23 35 (7.97%) CRISC
23 35 (7.97%) Security Operations
24 34 (7.74%) SC Cleared
24 34 (7.74%) Stakeholder Management
25 32 (7.29%) Risk Assessment

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 6 (1.37%) IIS
1 6 (1.37%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.23%) Apache
2 1 (0.23%) CMS
2 1 (0.23%) JBoss
2 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (3.64%) MS Office
2 9 (2.05%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.46%) MS Project
4 2 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (3.19%) Dynamics AX
1 14 (3.19%) Sentinel
2 4 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.23%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.87%) Office 365
2 8 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.78%) Network Security
2 16 (3.64%) Firewall
3 11 (2.51%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (0.68%) DMZ
4 3 (0.68%) DNS
4 3 (0.68%) Intranet
5 2 (0.46%) DHCP
5 2 (0.46%) Internet
6 1 (0.23%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.23%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.23%) LAN
6 1 (0.23%) LDAP
6 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.14%) Big Data
2 5 (1.14%) MongoDB
2 5 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (0.68%) EDRMS
4 2 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.23%) Blockchain
5 1 (0.23%) Data Mart
5 1 (0.23%) GIS
5 1 (0.23%) MS Access
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.23%) Power BI
General
1 116 (26.42%) Finance
2 50 (11.39%) Legal
3 20 (4.56%) Law
4 19 (4.33%) Retail
5 16 (3.64%) Banking
6 11 (2.51%) Marketing
7 9 (2.05%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.59%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.14%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.91%) Games
11 3 (0.68%) Electronics
11 3 (0.68%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.68%) Publishing
12 2 (0.46%) Automotive
12 2 (0.46%) French Language
12 2 (0.46%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.46%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.23%) Advertising
13 1 (0.23%) Back Office
13 1 (0.23%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.14%) AngularJS
1 5 (1.14%) Node.js
1 5 (1.14%) RabbitMQ
1 5 (1.14%) SAML
1 5 (1.14%) XACML
2 4 (0.91%) SailPoint
2 4 (0.91%) SPML
3 2 (0.46%) .NET
4 1 (0.23%) CSS
4 1 (0.23%) HTML
4 1 (0.23%) jQuery
4 1 (0.23%) ODBC
4 1 (0.23%) SPNEGO
4 1 (0.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 120 (27.33%) Management Information System
2 40 (9.11%) Data Protection Act
3 26 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (3.64%) Data Centre
5 12 (2.73%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.05%) CESG
6 9 (2.05%) CESG CLAS
7 8 (1.82%) Client/Server
7 8 (1.82%) NHS
8 7 (1.59%) Cyberthreat
9 6 (1.37%) Driving Licence
9 6 (1.37%) Security Operations Centre
10 5 (1.14%) Cyber Attack
11 4 (0.91%) Fintech
11 4 (0.91%) iPad
12 3 (0.68%) Freedom of Information
13 2 (0.46%) PKI
13 2 (0.46%) Public Cloud
13 2 (0.46%) Social Media
14 1 (0.23%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.14%) Windows
2 2 (0.46%) Unix
2 2 (0.46%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.23%) GCOS
3 1 (0.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 400 (91.12%) Information Security
2 204 (46.47%) Risk Management
3 110 (25.06%) Data Protection
4 107 (24.37%) Cybersecurity
5 106 (24.15%) Security Management
6 98 (22.32%) Information Security Management
7 64 (14.58%) ISMS
8 55 (12.53%) Business Continuity
9 39 (8.88%) Internal Audit
9 39 (8.88%) ITIL
10 38 (8.66%) Project Management
11 37 (8.43%) Continuous Improvement
12 36 (8.20%) Incident Management
12 36 (8.20%) Penetration Testing
13 35 (7.97%) Security Operations
14 34 (7.74%) Stakeholder Management
15 32 (7.29%) Information Assurance
15 32 (7.29%) Information Governance
15 32 (7.29%) Risk Assessment
16 29 (6.61%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (1.37%) SQL
2 5 (1.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (0.91%) C
4 1 (0.23%) C#
4 1 (0.23%) Java
4 1 (0.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 242 (55.13%) CISSP
2 192 (43.74%) CISM
3 134 (30.52%) CISA
4 84 (19.13%) Degree
5 40 (9.11%) Security Cleared
6 35 (7.97%) CRISC
7 34 (7.74%) SC Cleared
8 23 (5.24%) CEH
9 18 (4.10%) CISMP
10 14 (3.19%) CLAS
11 12 (2.73%) MBA
12 11 (2.51%) DBS Check
12 11 (2.51%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (2.05%) CESG Certified Professional
14 8 (1.82%) CGEIT
15 6 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
15 6 (1.37%) CSSLP
15 6 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
16 5 (1.14%) GIAC
16 5 (1.14%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 217 (49.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 97 (22.10%) PCI DSS
3 29 (6.61%) COBIT
4 23 (5.24%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 21 (4.78%) GDPR
6 17 (3.87%) RMADS
7 15 (3.42%) Cyber Essentials
7 15 (3.42%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 14 (3.19%) GPG13
9 11 (2.51%) QA
10 8 (1.82%) BS25999
10 8 (1.82%) SLA
11 5 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 3 (0.68%) ISO22301
12 3 (0.68%) ISO27002
13 2 (0.46%) HIPAA
14 1 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
14 1 (0.23%) EMIR
14 1 (0.23%) FISMA
14 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (2.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.46%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.91%) CA Single Sign-On
1 4 (0.91%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.23%) SCCM
2 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (5.01%) Microsoft
2 14 (3.19%) ServiceNow
3 6 (1.37%) Oracle
3 6 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (1.37%) SAP
4 5 (1.14%) Cisco
5 4 (0.91%) ForgeRock
6 3 (0.68%) VMware
7 1 (0.23%) Blue Coat
7 1 (0.23%) Computacenter
7 1 (0.23%) HP
7 1 (0.23%) Informatica
7 1 (0.23%) Intel
7 1 (0.23%) Lumension
7 1 (0.23%) Qualys
7 1 (0.23%) Remedy
7 1 (0.23%) Symantec
7 1 (0.23%) Tableau
7 1 (0.23%) Veeam
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Salary: From £85,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: competitive
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