The table below looks at the statistics for the Social Media Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media Manager
Rank 618 599 607
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Social Media Manager 8 31 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.018% 0.067% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.071% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 12
Average salary £36,250 £32,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% +6.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,720 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £51,300 £31,750
% change year-on-year
-34.21% +61.57%
Social Media Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41596 43445 41197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.52% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35513 36298 34581
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Social Media Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Social Media Manager in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Social Media Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Social Media Manager
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Social Media Manager across the London region.

Social Media Manager Salary Trend in London

Social Media Manager
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Social Media Manager Salary Histogram in London

Social Media Manager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +11 5 £32,500 -
Uxbridge - 1 £50,000 -
Social Media Manager
England

Social Media Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Social Media Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Social Media Manager in their job title.

1 26 (96.30%) Social Media
2 21 (77.78%) Marketing
3 16 (59.26%) Facebook
3 16 (59.26%) Twitter
4 13 (48.15%) Digital Marketing
4 13 (48.15%) Analytics
5 9 (33.33%) Degree
6 8 (29.63%) Social Media Marketing
7 7 (25.93%) Digital Media
7 7 (25.93%) Time Management
7 7 (25.93%) Business Development
7 7 (25.93%) B2B
7 7 (25.93%) SEO
7 7 (25.93%) Finance
8 6 (22.22%) Advertising
8 6 (22.22%) CMS
8 6 (22.22%) Online Marketing
9 5 (18.52%) Pay per click
10 4 (14.81%) Social Network
11 3 (11.11%) HTML
11 3 (11.11%) Web Development
11 3 (11.11%) Copywriting
11 3 (11.11%) Content Management
11 3 (11.11%) Retail
11 3 (11.11%) Multimedia
11 3 (11.11%) Google
12 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (7.41%) Blog
12 2 (7.41%) Google Analytics
12 2 (7.41%) FMCG

Social Media Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Social Media Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Social Media Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (22.22%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Google Analytics
General
1 21 (77.78%) Marketing
2 7 (25.93%) Finance
3 6 (22.22%) Advertising
4 3 (11.11%) Retail
4 3 (11.11%) Multimedia
5 1 (3.70%) Dutch Language
5 1 (3.70%) Publishing
5 1 (3.70%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (96.30%) Social Media
2 7 (25.93%) Digital Media
3 4 (14.81%) Social Network
4 3 (11.11%) Copywriting
5 2 (7.41%) Blog
5 2 (7.41%) FMCG
5 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.70%) Taxonomies
6 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Digital Marketing
1 13 (48.15%) Analytics
2 8 (29.63%) Social Media Marketing
3 7 (25.93%) Time Management
3 7 (25.93%) Business Development
3 7 (25.93%) B2B
3 7 (25.93%) SEO
4 6 (22.22%) Online Marketing
5 5 (18.52%) Pay per click
6 3 (11.11%) Web Development
6 3 (11.11%) Content Management
7 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.41%) Campaign Management
8 1 (3.70%) Social Media Monitoring
8 1 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (3.70%) Line Management
8 1 (3.70%) People Management
8 1 (3.70%) Mobile First
8 1 (3.70%) Supplier Management
8 1 (3.70%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Facebook
1 16 (59.26%) Twitter
2 3 (11.11%) Google
3 2 (7.41%) Sysomos
4 1 (3.70%) Marketo
4 1 (3.70%) Pardot