The table below looks at the statistics for Social Media Monitoring skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media Monitoring over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media Monitoring/Measurement
Rank 863 839 824
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -15
Permanent jobs citing Social Media Monitoring 42 34 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.032% 0.060%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.045% 0.039% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 59
Average salary £62,500 £35,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+74.82% -10.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,050 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+92.30% -18.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93494 86460 92834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.95% 81.20% 79.04%
Number of salaries quoted 74681 71102 78432
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Social Media Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Social Media Monitoring within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Social Media Monitoring Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Social Media Monitoring
Salary Trend

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

Social Media Monitoring Salary Trend in the UK

Social Media Monitoring
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media Monitoring over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 within the UK.

Social Media Monitoring Salary Histogram in the UK

Social Media Monitoring
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media Monitoring within the UK over the 3 months to 23 September 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 -13 42 £62,500 +74.82%
South East +8 26 £62,500 +71.23%
Brighton 0 24 £62,500 +71.23%
East Sussex -3 24 £62,500 +71.23%
London -7 11 £35,000 -6.66%
Cambridgeshire - 5 - -
Cambridge - 5 - -
East of England - 5 - -
Surrey - 2 £36,250 -
Guildford - 2 £36,250 -

Social Media Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Social Media Monitoring 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 Monitoring.

1 114 (100.00%) Social Media
2 65 (57.02%) Degree
3 54 (47.37%) Linux
4 46 (40.35%) Java
4 46 (40.35%) PostgreSQL
5 42 (36.84%) Analytics
6 40 (35.09%) HBase
7 32 (28.07%) Marketing
8 30 (26.32%) NoSQL
9 29 (25.44%) Puppet
10 27 (23.68%) SQL
10 27 (23.68%) MySQL
11 23 (20.18%) Google
12 22 (19.30%) Computer Science
12 22 (19.30%) Git (software)
12 22 (19.30%) Kalman Filter
13 21 (18.42%) Node.js
13 21 (18.42%) Big Data
14 20 (17.54%) Publishing
15 19 (16.67%) Google Analytics
16 18 (15.79%) Mac OS X
17 17 (14.91%) Ubuntu
18 16 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
18 16 (14.04%) Software Engineering
18 16 (14.04%) Unit Testing
18 16 (14.04%) Kanban
18 16 (14.04%) Mockito
18 16 (14.04%) Apache Solr
18 16 (14.04%) Hadoop
18 16 (14.04%) Scrum

Social Media Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Social Media Monitoring 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 Monitoring. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (18.42%) Node.js
2 16 (14.04%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 7 (6.14%) MS Excel
1 7 (6.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (5.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (16.67%) Google Analytics
2 13 (11.40%) SiteCatalyst
3 7 (6.14%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.65%) Ethernet
2 10 (8.77%) InfiniBand
3 6 (5.26%) Asterisk PBX
3 6 (5.26%) LDAP
3 6 (5.26%) VoIP
4 1 (0.88%) WAN
4 1 (0.88%) DHCP
4 1 (0.88%) LAN
4 1 (0.88%) DNS
4 1 (0.88%) IPv4
4 1 (0.88%) IPv6
4 1 (0.88%) MPLS
4 1 (0.88%) Firewall
4 1 (0.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (40.35%) PostgreSQL
2 40 (35.09%) HBase
3 30 (26.32%) NoSQL
4 27 (23.68%) MySQL
5 21 (18.42%) Big Data
6 16 (14.04%) Hadoop
7 14 (12.28%) NewSQL
7 14 (12.28%) Oracle Database
7 14 (12.28%) Oracle Reports
7 14 (12.28%) Oracle Database 11g
7 14 (12.28%) Oracle Database 10g
8 13 (11.40%) Crystal Reports
9 10 (8.77%) RDBMS
9 10 (8.77%) Relational Database
10 6 (5.26%) SQL Server
11 5 (4.39%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (19.30%) Git (software)
2 16 (14.04%) Mockito
2 16 (14.04%) JUnit
3 5 (4.39%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.39%) Mercurial
General
1 32 (28.07%) Marketing
2 20 (17.54%) Publishing
3 7 (6.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (31.58%) Administrator
2 31 (27.19%) Developer
3 22 (19.30%) Java Developer
4 21 (18.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 21 (18.42%) Linux Administrator
4 21 (18.42%) Analyst
4 21 (18.42%) Systems Administrator
5 14 (12.28%) DBA
6 13 (11.40%) Web Analyst
7 9 (7.89%) Consultant
7 9 (7.89%) Social Media Consultant
8 8 (7.02%) Insight Analyst
9 7 (6.14%) Marketing Director
9 7 (6.14%) Front-End Developer
9 7 (6.14%) Oracle DBA
10 6 (5.26%) Junior
10 6 (5.26%) IT Manager
10 6 (5.26%) Junior Systems Administrator
11 5 (4.39%) Senior Systems Administrator
11 5 (4.39%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.28%) JDBC
2 10 (8.77%) HTML
3 7 (6.14%) CSS
4 6 (5.26%) HTML5
4 6 (5.26%) CSS3
4 6 (5.26%) Backbone.js
5 5 (4.39%) Sphinx
5 5 (4.39%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 114 (100.00%) Social Media
2 22 (19.30%) Computer Science
3 16 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (12.28%) Visualisation
5 11 (9.65%) Open Source
6 7 (6.14%) Blog
6 7 (6.14%) Online Games
6 7 (6.14%) Statistics
7 5 (4.39%) Replication
8 3 (2.63%) User Experience
9 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 54 (47.37%) Linux
2 18 (15.79%) Mac OS X
3 17 (14.91%) Ubuntu
4 12 (10.53%) Mac OS
4 12 (10.53%) Windows
5 6 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 6 (5.26%) Mac OS X Server
6 5 (4.39%) Debian
6 5 (4.39%) OpenBSD
6 5 (4.39%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (36.84%) Analytics
2 22 (19.30%) Kalman Filter
3 16 (14.04%) Scrum
3 16 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (14.04%) Software Engineering
3 16 (14.04%) Unit Testing
3 16 (14.04%) Kanban
4 15 (13.16%) Data Analysis
4 15 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (13.16%) SEO
5 14 (12.28%) Migration
6 13 (11.40%) Web Analytics
6 13 (11.40%) Multivariate Testing
7 12 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
8 10 (8.77%) Configuration Management
9 9 (7.89%) Project Management
9 9 (7.89%) E-Commerce
9 9 (7.89%) Data Management
9 9 (7.89%) Marketing Strategy
10 8 (7.02%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 46 (40.35%) Java
2 27 (23.68%) SQL
3 14 (12.28%) Shell Script
3 14 (12.28%) PL/SQL
4 10 (8.77%) C
4 10 (8.77%) Ruby
4 10 (8.77%) Bash Shell
4 10 (8.77%) Python
5 7 (6.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 65 (57.02%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) CCNP
2 1 (0.88%) CCNA
2 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (5.26%) Samba
Systems Management
1 29 (25.44%) Puppet
2 15 (13.16%) Nagios
3 14 (12.28%) Ansible
4 5 (4.39%) Cacti
Vendors
1 23 (20.18%) Google
2 14 (12.28%) Oracle
2 14 (12.28%) Twitter
3 13 (11.40%) Omniture
3 13 (11.40%) Business Objects
4 7 (6.14%) Coremetrics
4 7 (6.14%) Sitecore
4 7 (6.14%) Facebook
5 1 (0.88%) Cisco
5 1 (0.88%) HP