The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 137 190 153
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -37
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 89 33 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.62% 0.57% 1.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.02% 2.36% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 57 27 57
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £27,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+1.50% +6.38%
Big Data
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1268 1396 1510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.07% 24.23% 28.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1031 1189 1296
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,300 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Big Data across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Big Data
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Big Data across the Berkshire region.

Big Data Salary Trend in Berkshire

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Big Data
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. 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
Reading +15 33 £80,000 +14.28% 8
Maidenhead +9 11 £57,500 -29.23% 2
Slough +13 10 £60,000 -22.07%
Newbury - 9 £52,500 -
Bracknell -10 1 - -
Big Data
South East

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Big Data 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 Big Data.

1 44 (34.38%) SQL
2 40 (31.25%) Analytics
3 30 (23.44%) Hadoop
3 30 (23.44%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (20.31%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (19.53%) Microsoft
5 25 (19.53%) SQL Server
6 24 (18.75%) Linux
6 24 (18.75%) Marketing
6 24 (18.75%) Computer Science
7 23 (17.97%) Degree
7 23 (17.97%) ETL
8 22 (17.19%) Windows
8 22 (17.19%) Java
9 20 (15.63%) C#
9 20 (15.63%) Telecoms
9 20 (15.63%) Open Source
9 20 (15.63%) MapReduce
10 19 (14.84%) Amazon AWS
11 18 (14.06%) Apache Hive
11 18 (14.06%) Apache Pig
11 18 (14.06%) Web Services
11 18 (14.06%) Python
12 17 (13.28%) Data Transformation
12 17 (13.28%) Cyber Security
12 17 (13.28%) Amazon EMR
12 17 (13.28%) Mentoring
12 17 (13.28%) Microsoft Azure
12 17 (13.28%) NoSQL
13 16 (12.50%) DevOps

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Big Data 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 Big Data. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (14.06%) Apache Pig
2 13 (10.16%) Apache Spark
3 11 (8.59%) SAS
4 10 (7.81%) Apache
5 5 (3.91%) OpenStack
6 4 (3.13%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.34%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.34%) Lotus Domino
7 3 (2.34%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.13%) SPSS
3 1 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.84%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (13.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (13.28%) Amazon EMR
3 8 (6.25%) Amazon Glacier
3 8 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (6.25%) Amazon S3
4 7 (5.47%) GitHub
5 4 (3.13%) SaaS
6 1 (0.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.50%) Firewall
2 14 (10.94%) Internet
3 10 (7.81%) TCP/IP
4 8 (6.25%) SSH
5 3 (2.34%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (2.34%) Wireless
6 2 (1.56%) Network Security
6 2 (1.56%) SNMP
7 1 (0.78%) LTE
7 1 (0.78%) WebEx
7 1 (0.78%) 3G
7 1 (0.78%) SS7
7 1 (0.78%) VPN
7 1 (0.78%) GSM
7 1 (0.78%) UMTS
7 1 (0.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (23.44%) Hadoop
2 25 (19.53%) SQL Server
3 18 (14.06%) Apache Hive
4 17 (13.28%) NoSQL
5 12 (9.38%) Amazon Redshift
5 12 (9.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (8.59%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (7.03%) RDBMS
7 9 (7.03%) HBase
7 9 (7.03%) Relational Database
8 8 (6.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 8 (6.25%) Sqoop
8 8 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (5.47%) Redis
10 6 (4.69%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (3.91%) Pentaho
11 5 (3.91%) PowerCenter
11 5 (3.91%) Data Mining
11 5 (3.91%) SAP Data Services
12 4 (3.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (3.91%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.13%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.34%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.78%) Bitbucket
General
1 24 (18.75%) Marketing
2 20 (15.63%) Telecoms
3 13 (10.16%) Finance
4 10 (7.81%) Manufacturing
4 10 (7.81%) Games
5 8 (6.25%) German Language
6 6 (4.69%) Mandarin Language
6 6 (4.69%) Cantonese Language
6 6 (4.69%) Legal
7 5 (3.91%) Advertising
8 4 (3.13%) Local Government
9 2 (1.56%) Electronics
10 1 (0.78%) Retail
10 1 (0.78%) Billing
10 1 (0.78%) French Language
Job Titles
1 29 (22.66%) Architect
2 24 (18.75%) Consultant
3 13 (10.16%) Enterprise Architect
4 12 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (8.59%) Developer
5 11 (8.59%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (7.03%) Principal Architect
7 7 (5.47%) Solutions Consultant
8 6 (4.69%) Sales Manager
9 5 (3.91%) Development Manager
9 5 (3.91%) Senior Manager
9 5 (3.91%) Security Consultant
9 5 (3.91%) Senior Architect
9 5 (3.91%) Principal Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.13%) Professional Services Consultant
10 4 (3.13%) Data Scientist
10 4 (3.13%) AWS Engineer
10 4 (3.13%) Project Manager
10 4 (3.13%) Sales Consultant
10 4 (3.13%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.06%) Web Services
2 14 (10.94%) .NET
2 14 (10.94%) Regular Expression
3 12 (9.38%) Kafka
3 12 (9.38%) SOAP
4 11 (8.59%) RESTful
5 8 (6.25%) Middleware
6 7 (5.47%) XML
7 6 (4.69%) ODBC
8 4 (3.13%) EJB
9 3 (2.34%) ASP.NET
9 3 (2.34%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (1.56%) OSGi
10 2 (1.56%) REST
10 2 (1.56%) WPF
10 2 (1.56%) Ajax
10 2 (1.56%) HTML
10 2 (1.56%) CSS
10 2 (1.56%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.78%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 20 (15.63%) Open Source
3 14 (10.94%) Internet of Things
4 12 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (6.25%) User Experience
6 7 (5.47%) Mathematics
6 7 (5.47%) Data Integration
7 6 (4.69%) Management Information System
7 6 (4.69%) Machine to Machine
8 3 (2.34%) Statistics
8 3 (2.34%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.56%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.56%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.56%) DTV
9 2 (1.56%) Economics
10 1 (0.78%) Telematics
10 1 (0.78%) Blog
10 1 (0.78%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.78%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (18.75%) Linux
2 22 (17.19%) Windows
3 15 (11.72%) UNIX
4 6 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (3.91%) CentOS
6 4 (3.13%) Android
7 3 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.34%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (31.25%) Analytics
2 30 (23.44%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (20.31%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (17.97%) ETL
5 20 (15.63%) MapReduce
6 17 (13.28%) Data Transformation
6 17 (13.28%) Cyber Security
6 17 (13.28%) Mentoring
7 16 (12.50%) DevOps
8 15 (11.72%) Scrum
9 14 (10.94%) Business Analytics
10 13 (10.16%) Project Management
11 12 (9.38%) SIEM
12 11 (8.59%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (8.59%) Data Modelling
13 10 (7.81%) TDD
14 9 (7.03%) Data Security
15 8 (6.25%) Unit Testing
15 8 (6.25%) Anomaly Detection
15 8 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 44 (34.38%) SQL
2 22 (17.19%) Java
3 20 (15.63%) C#
4 18 (14.06%) Python
5 11 (8.59%) Bash Shell
6 10 (7.81%) C
7 9 (7.03%) JavaScript
8 8 (6.25%) HiveQL
9 7 (5.47%) Scala
10 5 (3.91%) PowerShell
10 5 (3.91%) C++
11 4 (3.13%) R
11 4 (3.13%) Lua
12 2 (1.56%) Ruby
12 2 (1.56%) Perl
12 2 (1.56%) PHP
13 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (17.97%) Degree
2 14 (10.94%) SC Cleared
2 14 (10.94%) Security Cleared
2 14 (10.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (10.16%) MCSE
3 13 (10.16%) CISSP
4 6 (4.69%) MCITP
4 6 (4.69%) CISA
5 5 (3.91%) DV Cleared
5 5 (3.91%) MCDBA
6 3 (2.34%) A+ Certification
6 3 (2.34%) PMP
6 3 (2.34%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.56%) MBA
8 1 (0.78%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (4.69%) PCI DSS
1 6 (4.69%) GPG13
2 4 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.78%) COBIT
3 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 16 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 12 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.03%) HDFS
4 8 (6.25%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.78%) KVM
5 1 (0.78%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.78%) Xen
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (9.38%) Puppet
2 9 (7.03%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (1.56%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.78%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.78%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (0.78%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.78%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (19.53%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.38%) VMware
3 11 (8.59%) Cisco
3 11 (8.59%) Juniper
4 10 (7.81%) SAP
5 7 (5.47%) IBM
5 7 (5.47%) Informatica
6 6 (4.69%) CheckPoint
6 6 (4.69%) Ab Initio
6 6 (4.69%) Oracle
6 6 (4.69%) Tableau
7 5 (3.91%) Talend
8 4 (3.13%) Business Objects
9 3 (2.34%) TIBCO
9 3 (2.34%) Cognos
10 2 (1.56%) Symantec
10 2 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.56%) Teradata
10 2 (1.56%) Netezza
10 2 (1.56%) Greenplum
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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