The table below looks at the statistics for the Big Data Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data Architect
Rank 237 292 308
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Architect 22 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.25% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.26% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 13
Average salary £95,000 £88,750 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.04% +42.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £124,500 £95,000 £84,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -7.14%
Big Data Architect
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6363 9927 9741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.01% 95.42% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5733 8625 8309
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Big Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Big Data Architect in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Big Data Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Big Data Architect
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Big Data Architect Salary Trend in the City of London

Big Data Architect
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data Architect across the City of London region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Big Data Architect Salary Histogram in the City of London

Big Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Big Data Architect in their job title 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 with Big Data Architect in their job title.

1 31 (100.00%) Big Data
2 30 (96.77%) Hadoop
3 25 (80.65%) NoSQL
4 21 (67.74%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (61.29%) ETL
6 15 (48.39%) Finance
6 15 (48.39%) Apache Spark
7 13 (41.94%) Analytics
8 12 (38.71%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (32.26%) Python
9 10 (32.26%) Java
10 9 (29.03%) MongoDB
11 8 (25.81%) Cloudera
11 8 (25.81%) MapReduce
11 8 (25.81%) Apache
11 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (22.58%) Retail
12 7 (22.58%) SQL
12 7 (22.58%) Puppet
13 6 (19.35%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (19.35%) Opscode Chef
14 5 (16.13%) Ansible
14 5 (16.13%) DevOps
14 5 (16.13%) SaltStack
14 5 (16.13%) Software Delivery
14 5 (16.13%) Apache Hive
14 5 (16.13%) Data Architecture
14 5 (16.13%) Data Analytics
14 5 (16.13%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (16.13%) Oracle

Big Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Big Data Architect in their job title 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 with Big Data Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (48.39%) Apache Spark
2 8 (25.81%) Apache
3 6 (19.35%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (9.68%) Apache Pig
5 2 (6.45%) Node.js
6 1 (3.23%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.23%) GitHub
3 1 (3.23%) Google App Engine
3 1 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.23%) IaaS
3 1 (3.23%) PaaS
3 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) Big Data
2 30 (96.77%) Hadoop
3 25 (80.65%) NoSQL
4 12 (38.71%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (29.03%) MongoDB
6 5 (16.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (16.13%) Apache Hive
7 4 (12.90%) HBase
8 3 (9.68%) MarkLogic
8 3 (9.68%) RDBMS
8 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
8 3 (9.68%) Sybase IQ
9 2 (6.45%) Data Mining
10 1 (3.23%) KDB
10 1 (3.23%) Neo4j
10 1 (3.23%) Pentaho
10 1 (3.23%) Redis
10 1 (3.23%) Riak
10 1 (3.23%) SAP HANA
10 1 (3.23%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 15 (48.39%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Retail
3 4 (12.90%) Banking
3 4 (12.90%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (9.68%) Games
5 1 (3.23%) Front Office
5 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Velocity
2 1 (3.23%) Akka
2 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.23%) Backbone.js
2 1 (3.23%) CSS
2 1 (3.23%) DOM
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) HTML5
2 1 (3.23%) Kafka
2 1 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (3.23%) Matplotlib
2 1 (3.23%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) NumPy
2 1 (3.23%) Pandas
2 1 (3.23%) RESTful
2 1 (3.23%) Spring XD
2 1 (3.23%) Swagger
2 1 (3.23%) Ultra Messaging
2 1 (3.23%) WPF
2 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Android
2 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (61.29%) ETL
3 13 (41.94%) Analytics
4 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (25.81%) MapReduce
5 5 (16.13%) Data Analytics
5 5 (16.13%) Data Architecture
5 5 (16.13%) DevOps
5 5 (16.13%) Software Delivery
5 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
6 4 (12.90%) Data Engineering
6 4 (12.90%) Open Source
6 4 (12.90%) Presales
7 3 (9.68%) Information Management
8 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.23%) Big Data Analytics
9 1 (3.23%) Domain-Driven Design
9 1 (3.23%) Machine Learning
9 1 (3.23%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) Java
1 10 (32.26%) Python
2 7 (22.58%) SQL
3 4 (12.90%) Scala
4 3 (9.68%) R
5 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.23%) C
6 1 (3.23%) C#
6 1 (3.23%) C++
6 1 (3.23%) Clojure
6 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) PhD
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) Puppet
2 6 (19.35%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (16.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Cloudera
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle
2 5 (16.13%) SaltStack
3 4 (12.90%) Greenplum
3 4 (12.90%) Hortonworks
3 4 (12.90%) MapR
4 3 (9.68%) IBM
4 3 (9.68%) Netezza
4 3 (9.68%) Sybase
4 3 (9.68%) Teradata
4 3 (9.68%) Vertica
5 1 (3.23%) GigaSpaces
5 1 (3.23%) Google
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.23%) MuleSoft
5 1 (3.23%) Rackspace
5 1 (3.23%) SAP
5 1 (3.23%) Solace
5 1 (3.23%) StreamBase
5 1 (3.23%) Talend
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
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EXCELerate
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum £70k + Health, Life Insurance, Pens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + core bens + £10-15K flexi-bens
Posted: 6 days ago