We surveyed 251 search engine marketing specialists to better understand the work environment and required skills of a typical search engine marketing specialist. Here are the results.

How much intelligence is required as a search engine marketing specialist?

Low

High

Working as a search engine marketing specialist typically doesn’t require the use of high levels of intelligence in daily tasks.

Can I learn to become a search engine marketing specialist?

Intrinsic Talent

Acquired Talent

A career as a search engine marketing specialist typically depends predominantly on qualities you can gain through experience, with a small aspect of skills you are born with.

Is it easy to get a job as a search engine marketing specialist?

Easy

Hard

It’s typically not very difficult to find a job as a search engine marketing specialist.

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Do search engine marketing specialists work full-time or part-time?

76% of search engine marketing specialists work in full-time roles while 24% work part-time.