The median annual salary for a Information Manager was £63,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

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

Information Manager
England / West Midlands
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 198 233 220
Rank change year-on-year +35 -13  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Manager 19 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.20% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 11
Median salary £63,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £57,500 £43,507
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4704 6013 5222
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 97.15% 96.30% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3947 4812 4438
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Information Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Manager in the West Midlands

Information Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Information Manager in the West Midlands

Information Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Manager in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Manager in the West Midlands

Information Manager
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Birmingham +36 12 £61,000 +3.82% 4
Warwickshire - 7 £67,000 -
Information Manager
England

Information Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Information Manager in the job title.

1 53 (92.98%) Information Security
2 36 (63.16%) CISSP
2 36 (63.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (49.12%) Risk Management
4 24 (42.11%) CISM
4 24 (42.11%) Finance
5 17 (29.82%) Data Protection
5 17 (29.82%) PCI DSS
5 17 (29.82%) Cybersecurity
6 13 (22.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (22.81%) CRISC
6 13 (22.81%) Management Information System
7 12 (21.05%) Security Management
8 11 (19.30%) CISA
8 11 (19.30%) Information Security Management
9 10 (17.54%) ISMS
10 9 (15.79%) Data Protection Act
10 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
10 9 (15.79%) Business Continuity
10 9 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
11 8 (14.04%) CEH
11 8 (14.04%) Dynamics AX
11 8 (14.04%) CISMP
11 8 (14.04%) IT Governance
11 8 (14.04%) Risk Assessment
11 8 (14.04%) Sentinel
11 8 (14.04%) CRM
11 8 (14.04%) E-Commerce
11 8 (14.04%) ERP
11 8 (14.04%) RMADS

Information Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Dynamics AX
1 8 (14.04%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.04%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.75%) MS Access
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 24 (42.11%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Legal
3 2 (3.51%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) Management Information System
2 9 (15.79%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (14.04%) Data Centre
4 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.51%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (3.51%) NHS
6 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.75%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (92.98%) Information Security
2 28 (49.12%) Risk Management
3 17 (29.82%) Cybersecurity
3 17 (29.82%) Data Protection
4 13 (22.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (21.05%) Security Management
6 11 (19.30%) Information Security Management
7 10 (17.54%) ISMS
8 9 (15.79%) Business Continuity
8 9 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
9 8 (14.04%) Conceptual Models
9 8 (14.04%) CRM
9 8 (14.04%) E-Commerce
9 8 (14.04%) ERP
9 8 (14.04%) Information Assurance
9 8 (14.04%) IT Governance
9 8 (14.04%) Risk Assessment
9 8 (14.04%) Security Monitoring
9 8 (14.04%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 6 (10.53%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.51%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (63.16%) CISSP
2 24 (42.11%) CISM
3 13 (22.81%) CRISC
4 11 (19.30%) CISA
5 8 (14.04%) CEH
5 8 (14.04%) CISMP
5 8 (14.04%) Degree
5 8 (14.04%) SC Cleared
5 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.51%) DBS Check
6 2 (3.51%) PCI QSA
7 1 (1.75%) MCSE
7 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (63.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (29.82%) PCI DSS
3 8 (14.04%) Cyber Essentials
3 8 (14.04%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 8 (14.04%) GPG13
3 8 (14.04%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 8 (14.04%) RMADS
4 2 (3.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.75%) GDPR
5 1 (1.75%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) ServiceNow
2 1 (1.75%) Computacenter
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
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