The table below looks at the statistics for the Search Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Search Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Search Manager
Rank 873 864 863
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Search Manager 23 17 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.016% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.017% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 20
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -21.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary - £30,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -33.33%

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
107752 102864 107643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.55% 94.57% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88108 85518 91703
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Search Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Search Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Search Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Search Manager within the UK.

Search Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Search Manager
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Search Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
London +32 23 £35,000 -22.22%
England -4 23 £35,000 +7.69%
City of London - 8 £35,000 -

Search Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Search 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 Search Manager in their job title.

1 48 (100.00%) Marketing
2 40 (83.33%) Google
3 39 (81.25%) Analytics
4 38 (79.17%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (60.42%) Pay per click
6 28 (58.33%) Online Marketing
7 23 (47.92%) SEO
8 22 (45.83%) Digital Marketing
9 20 (41.67%) Search Engine Marketing
9 20 (41.67%) Advertising
10 17 (35.42%) E-Commerce
11 13 (27.08%) Google Analytics
12 10 (20.83%) Campaign Management
13 9 (18.75%) Line Management
13 9 (18.75%) Social Media
13 9 (18.75%) Quantitative Analysis
13 9 (18.75%) Retail
13 9 (18.75%) Coremetrics
13 9 (18.75%) Web Analytics
13 9 (18.75%) Adobe
14 8 (16.67%) Marketing Strategy
14 8 (16.67%) Mobile Marketing
15 6 (12.50%) Blog
15 6 (12.50%) HTML
15 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
15 6 (12.50%) CRM
16 3 (6.25%) Cognos Impromptu
16 3 (6.25%) Business Development
17 2 (4.17%) Degree
17 2 (4.17%) Time Management

Search Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Search 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 Search Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (27.08%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) Cognos Impromptu
General
1 48 (100.00%) Marketing
2 20 (41.67%) Advertising
3 9 (18.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (79.17%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (18.75%) Social Media
3 6 (12.50%) Blog
4 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (81.25%) Analytics
2 29 (60.42%) Pay per click
3 28 (58.33%) Online Marketing
4 23 (47.92%) SEO
5 22 (45.83%) Digital Marketing
6 20 (41.67%) Search Engine Marketing
7 17 (35.42%) E-Commerce
8 10 (20.83%) Campaign Management
9 9 (18.75%) Line Management
9 9 (18.75%) Web Analytics
9 9 (18.75%) Quantitative Analysis
10 8 (16.67%) Marketing Strategy
10 8 (16.67%) Mobile Marketing
11 6 (12.50%) CRM
12 3 (6.25%) Business Development
13 2 (4.17%) Time Management
13 2 (4.17%) Data Analysis
13 2 (4.17%) Competitor Analysis
13 2 (4.17%) B2B
13 2 (4.17%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 40 (83.33%) Google
2 9 (18.75%) Coremetrics
2 9 (18.75%) Adobe
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.08%) DoubleClick
4 1 (2.08%) Facebook