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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data Architect
Rank 309 330 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Architect 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.046% 0.008% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.009% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £97,500 £80,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.87% -
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £75,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -11.76%
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
10254 11290 11478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.43% 92.97% 94.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8807 9805 10530
Average salary £53,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 17 (100.00%) Big Data
2 14 (82.35%) Java
3 10 (58.82%) Algorithms
4 8 (47.06%) UNIX
4 8 (47.06%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (47.06%) HBase
5 7 (41.18%) R
5 7 (41.18%) Linux
5 7 (41.18%) ETL
6 6 (35.29%) Kerberos
6 6 (35.29%) Oracle
6 6 (35.29%) SOAP
6 6 (35.29%) XML
6 6 (35.29%) SQL
6 6 (35.29%) JMX
6 6 (35.29%) Log4j
6 6 (35.29%) Data Management
6 6 (35.29%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (35.29%) Use Case
6 6 (35.29%) REST
6 6 (35.29%) Mahout
6 6 (35.29%) SPNEGO
6 6 (35.29%) JSON
6 6 (35.29%) Data Integration
6 6 (35.29%) JConsole
6 6 (35.29%) Apache Spark
7 5 (29.41%) Apache Hive
7 5 (29.41%) Python
8 4 (23.53%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 6 (35.29%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 17 (100.00%) Big Data
2 8 (47.06%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (47.06%) HBase
3 6 (35.29%) Mahout
4 5 (29.41%) Apache Hive
5 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
5 2 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
6 1 (5.88%) Neo4j
6 1 (5.88%) Pentaho
6 1 (5.88%) MySQL
6 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Log4j
1 6 (35.29%) JConsole
2 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) SOAP
1 6 (35.29%) XML
1 6 (35.29%) JMX
1 6 (35.29%) REST
1 6 (35.29%) SPNEGO
1 6 (35.29%) JSON
2 4 (23.53%) Kafka
3 1 (5.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Algorithms
2 6 (35.29%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.88%) Social Media
3 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Online Games
3 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.88%) Machine to Machine
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) UNIX
2 7 (41.18%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ETL
2 6 (35.29%) Data Management
2 6 (35.29%) Use Case
3 4 (23.53%) TDD
3 4 (23.53%) BDD
3 4 (23.53%) Machine Learning
4 3 (17.65%) MapReduce
4 3 (17.65%) Zachman Framework
4 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.88%) Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) Data Virtualisation
5 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) R
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) Python
5 4 (23.53%) Scala
6 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Splunk
3 1 (5.88%) Talend
3 1 (5.88%) Informatica
3 1 (5.88%) Ab Initio