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 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
Social Media Monitoring/Measurement
Rank 874 865 811
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -54
Permanent jobs citing Social Media Monitoring 22 16 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.015% 0.067%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.024% 0.018% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 69
Average salary £62,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.30% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £30,250 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £36,500 £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
93506 88688 89250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.05% 81.54% 78.98%
Number of salaries quoted 75545 72933 75228
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 2014 within the UK.

Social Media Monitoring Salary Histogram in the UK

Social Media Monitoring
Top 8 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 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
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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 -4 22 £62,500 +92.30%
South East +4 20 £62,500 +71.23%
East Sussex +6 18 £66,250 +194.44%
Brighton -2 18 £66,250 +194.44%
London +13 2 £41,590 +22.32%
Guildford - 2 £36,250 -
Surrey - 2 £36,250 -
City of London +19 1 £43,180 -21.49%

Social Media Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 75 (100.00%) Social Media
2 36 (48.00%) HBase
2 36 (48.00%) Java
2 36 (48.00%) PostgreSQL
3 35 (46.67%) Degree
4 32 (42.67%) NoSQL
5 29 (38.67%) Analytics
6 24 (32.00%) Marketing
7 20 (26.67%) Linux
8 19 (25.33%) SQL
8 19 (25.33%) MySQL
8 19 (25.33%) Big Data
8 19 (25.33%) Puppet
9 18 (24.00%) Mockito
9 18 (24.00%) Apache Solr
9 18 (24.00%) Hadoop
9 18 (24.00%) Software Engineering
9 18 (24.00%) Computer Science
9 18 (24.00%) Unit Testing
9 18 (24.00%) Kanban
9 18 (24.00%) Git (software)
9 18 (24.00%) JUnit
9 18 (24.00%) Scrum
9 18 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (24.00%) Kalman Filter
9 18 (24.00%) Apache Spark
9 18 (24.00%) Hadoop YARN
9 18 (24.00%) Algorithms
10 16 (21.33%) Google
11 15 (20.00%) Google Analytics

Social Media Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 18 (24.00%) Apache Solr
1 18 (24.00%) Apache Spark
2 5 (6.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (20.00%) Google Analytics
2 5 (6.67%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (2.67%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.67%) Ethernet
2 4 (5.33%) InfiniBand
3 1 (1.33%) LAN
3 1 (1.33%) WAN
3 1 (1.33%) DHCP
3 1 (1.33%) DNS
3 1 (1.33%) IPv4
3 1 (1.33%) IPv6
3 1 (1.33%) MPLS
3 1 (1.33%) Firewall
3 1 (1.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (48.00%) PostgreSQL
1 36 (48.00%) HBase
2 32 (42.67%) NoSQL
3 19 (25.33%) Big Data
3 19 (25.33%) MySQL
4 18 (24.00%) Hadoop
5 14 (18.67%) NewSQL
5 14 (18.67%) Oracle Database
5 14 (18.67%) Oracle Reports
5 14 (18.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (18.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (5.33%) RDBMS
7 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
8 3 (4.00%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (24.00%) JUnit
1 18 (24.00%) Git (software)
1 18 (24.00%) Mockito
2 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.33%) Mercurial
General
1 24 (32.00%) Marketing
2 13 (17.33%) Publishing
3 7 (9.33%) Games
4 1 (1.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (28.00%) Developer
2 20 (26.67%) Administrator
3 18 (24.00%) Java Developer
4 14 (18.67%) DBA
5 13 (17.33%) Analyst
6 9 (12.00%) Consultant
6 9 (12.00%) Social Media Consultant
7 8 (10.67%) Insight Analyst
8 7 (9.33%) Oracle DBA
8 7 (9.33%) Marketing Director
9 5 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 5 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
9 5 (6.67%) Web Analyst
9 5 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
10 2 (2.67%) Digital Marketing Specialist
11 1 (1.33%) Operations Manager
11 1 (1.33%) Web Developer
11 1 (1.33%) Network Administrator
11 1 (1.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
11 1 (1.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.67%) JDBC
2 4 (5.33%) HTML
3 1 (1.33%) CSS
3 1 (1.33%) LAMP
3 1 (1.33%) Sphinx
Miscellaneous
1 75 (100.00%) Social Media
2 18 (24.00%) Computer Science
2 18 (24.00%) Algorithms
3 11 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (9.33%) Online Games
5 5 (6.67%) Open Source
6 3 (4.00%) User Experience
6 3 (4.00%) Visualisation
6 3 (4.00%) Blog
7 2 (2.67%) Statistics
8 1 (1.33%) Replication
8 1 (1.33%) New Media
8 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (26.67%) Linux
2 1 (1.33%) FreeBSD
2 1 (1.33%) Debian
2 1 (1.33%) OpenBSD
2 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.67%) Analytics
2 18 (24.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (24.00%) Unit Testing
2 18 (24.00%) Kanban
2 18 (24.00%) Scrum
2 18 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (24.00%) Kalman Filter
3 14 (18.67%) Migration
4 12 (16.00%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (13.33%) Data Analysis
6 9 (12.00%) Marketing Strategy
6 9 (12.00%) Data Management
6 9 (12.00%) E-Commerce
6 9 (12.00%) Project Management
7 8 (10.67%) CRM
7 8 (10.67%) SEO
8 7 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (9.33%) Budget Control
8 7 (9.33%) Campaign Management
9 5 (6.67%) Multivariate Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (48.00%) Java
2 19 (25.33%) SQL
3 14 (18.67%) Shell Script
3 14 (18.67%) PL/SQL
4 4 (5.33%) C
4 4 (5.33%) Ruby
4 4 (5.33%) Bash Shell
4 4 (5.33%) Python
5 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 35 (46.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.33%) CCNP
2 1 (1.33%) CCNA
2 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 19 (25.33%) Puppet
2 18 (24.00%) Hadoop YARN
3 14 (18.67%) Ansible
4 5 (6.67%) Nagios
5 1 (1.33%) Cacti
Vendors
1 16 (21.33%) Google
2 14 (18.67%) Oracle
3 9 (12.00%) Twitter
4 5 (6.67%) Omniture
4 5 (6.67%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.67%) Coremetrics
5 2 (2.67%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.67%) Facebook
6 1 (1.33%) Cisco
6 1 (1.33%) HP