The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Social Media role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Social Media in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Social Media
Rank 884 882 886
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Social Media 7 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.007% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.007% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 8
Average salary £70,000 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106380 101290 110833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.35% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 86308 84102 94334
Average salary £45,000 £43,164 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Head of Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Head of Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Head of Social Media
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Social Media within the UK.

Head of Social Media Salary Trend in the UK

Head of Social Media
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Social Media within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
England -23 7 £70,000 -
East of England - 4 - -
Bedfordshire - 4 - -
City of London - 3 £70,000 -
London - 3 £70,000 -

Head of Social Media
Top 17 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Head of Social Media 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 Head of Social Media in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Marketing
1 7 (100.00%) Social Media
2 4 (57.14%) iPad
2 4 (57.14%) WordPress
2 4 (57.14%) Twitter
2 4 (57.14%) Telemarketing
2 4 (57.14%) CRM
2 4 (57.14%) B2B
2 4 (57.14%) Apple
2 4 (57.14%) Content Management
2 4 (57.14%) Competitive Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) Google
3 3 (42.86%) Smartphone
3 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
3 3 (42.86%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (42.86%) Digital Media

Head of Social Media
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Head of Social Media 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 Head of Social Media in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) WordPress
General
1 7 (100.00%) Marketing
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Social Media
2 4 (57.14%) iPad
3 3 (42.86%) Smartphone
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
3 3 (42.86%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Telemarketing
1 4 (57.14%) CRM
1 4 (57.14%) B2B
1 4 (57.14%) Content Management
1 4 (57.14%) Competitive Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Customer Engagement
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Twitter
1 4 (57.14%) Apple
1 4 (57.14%) Google