The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank - 56 56
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 0 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.79% 1.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.88% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 10
Average salary - £20,750 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.77%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Social Media
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
156 139 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 29.05% 27.47% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 140 118 191
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Social Media across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Social Media
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Social Media Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Social Media also 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 that cited Social Media.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (100.00%) Information Governance

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Social Media also 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 that cited Social Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Head of IT
1 1 (100.00%) Head of Technology
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Information Governance
1 1 (100.00%) IT Asset Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
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