The median annual salary for a Social Media Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Social Media Analyst
UK
Rank 848 945 -
Rank change year-on-year +97 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Social Media Analyst 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.001% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.001% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80634 98831 101724
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.35% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66904 82761 83046
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Social Media Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Social Media Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Social Media Analyst in the UK

Social Media Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Social Media Analyst in the UK

Social Media Analyst
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +93 1 £42,500 -
London +78 1 £42,500 -

Social Media Analyst Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Social Media Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Social Media Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
1 3 (100.00%) Social Media
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Economics
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Campaign Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Segmentation
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Actionable Insight
3 1 (33.33%) Crimson Hexagon
3 1 (33.33%) Brandwatch
3 1 (33.33%) Scorecard
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management

Social Media Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Social Media
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Actionable Insight
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Campaign Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Segmentation
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Economics
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scorecard
2 1 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Brandwatch
1 1 (33.33%) Crimson Hexagon
1 1 (33.33%) Google