Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Information Systems Manager was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Information Systems Manager
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1150 1213 1289
Rank change year-on-year +63 +76 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Systems Manager 27 9 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.005% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.005% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 21
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £31,500 £35,086 £36,194
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% -0.99% +1.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 171362 183209 211285
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 137432 153366 175465
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Information Systems Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Information Systems Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Information Systems Manager in the UK

Information Systems Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Information Systems Manager in the UK

Information Systems Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Systems Manager over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Systems Manager in the UK

Information Systems Manager
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Systems Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 18 November 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
UK excluding London +82 27 £47,500 -5.00%
England +44 27 £47,500 -5.00%
South East +43 10 £65,250 +8.75%
South West - 6 £33,000 -
North of England +7 5 £47,500 -5.00%
Midlands - 4 £50,750 -
North West -20 3 £52,500 +5.00%
Yorkshire - 2 £43,750 -
East Midlands - 2 £47,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £55,000 -
East of England - 2 £70,000 -

Information Systems Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Information Systems 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 Systems Manager in the job title.

1 14 (51.85%) Management Information System
2 13 (48.15%) Information Security
3 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 7 (25.93%) SLA
4 7 (25.93%) Windows
4 7 (25.93%) Data Protection
4 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
5 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 6 (22.22%) XenServer
5 6 (22.22%) Veeam
5 6 (22.22%) PCI DSS
5 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (22.22%) Windows 10
5 6 (22.22%) Cyber Attack
5 6 (22.22%) Linux
5 6 (22.22%) Cisco
5 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
5 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 6 (22.22%) Avaya
5 6 (22.22%) SAN
5 6 (22.22%) Wireless
5 6 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (22.22%) Citrix
6 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (18.52%) ISO/IEC 27001

Information Systems 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 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) CMS
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) SAN
1 6 (22.22%) Wireless
2 2 (7.41%) Network Security
3 1 (3.70%) FTP
3 1 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.70%) GIS
3 1 (3.70%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) EDI
2 1 (3.70%) Middleware
2 1 (3.70%) Node.js
2 1 (3.70%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Management Information System
2 6 (22.22%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.70%) NHS
3 1 (3.70%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
1 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
2 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 6 (22.22%) Windows 10
2 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Information Security
2 7 (25.93%) Data Protection
3 6 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.81%) Change Management
5 4 (14.81%) IT Audit
6 3 (11.11%) Project Management
6 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 3 (11.11%) Web Development
7 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
7 2 (7.41%) CRM
7 2 (7.41%) ERP
7 2 (7.41%) Ethical Hacking
7 2 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (7.41%) People Management
7 2 (7.41%) Security Hardening
7 2 (7.41%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) ActionScript
2 1 (3.70%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (3.70%) C
2 1 (3.70%) C#
2 1 (3.70%) C++
2 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
2 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) CISA
1 4 (14.81%) CISM
1 4 (14.81%) CISSP
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) SLA
2 6 (22.22%) PCI DSS
3 5 (18.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (18.52%) QA
4 2 (7.41%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
1 6 (22.22%) XenServer
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) VMware NSX
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) Avaya
2 6 (22.22%) Cisco
2 6 (22.22%) Citrix
2 6 (22.22%) Veeam
3 2 (7.41%) SAP
4 1 (3.70%) CommVault
4 1 (3.70%) EMC
4 1 (3.70%) Tableau
4 1 (3.70%) VMware