The table below looks at the statistics for the Big Data Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data Architect
Rank 785 816 840
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Architect 81 48 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.077% 0.047% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.050% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 73 36 25
Average salary £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% -8.82%
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £80,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
Big Data Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Big Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Big Data Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Big Data Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Big Data Architect Salary Trend in England

Big Data Architect
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Big Data Architect Salary Histogram in England

Big Data Architect
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
London +54 75 £85,000 +9.67% 6
South East +13 5 £75,000 -
North West -6 1 £45,000 -47.05% 2
Big Data Architect
UK

Big Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 127 (100.00%) Big Data
2 123 (96.85%) Hadoop
3 81 (63.78%) MapReduce
4 68 (53.54%) Analytics
5 66 (51.97%) Apache Hive
6 64 (50.39%) Java
7 57 (44.88%) HBase
8 56 (44.09%) NoSQL
8 56 (44.09%) Business Intelligence
9 50 (39.37%) ETL
10 46 (36.22%) Linux
11 44 (34.65%) SQL
11 44 (34.65%) Finance
12 39 (30.71%) MongoDB
13 38 (29.92%) Teradata
14 36 (28.35%) Banking
15 35 (27.56%) Apache Flume
15 35 (27.56%) Data Warehouse
16 34 (26.77%) HDFS
17 33 (25.98%) C++
18 32 (25.20%) Apache Cassandra
18 32 (25.20%) Sqoop
19 30 (23.62%) Visualisation
20 26 (20.47%) MapR
20 26 (20.47%) Hortonworks
21 25 (19.69%) Oracle
22 24 (18.90%) Apache Pig
23 23 (18.11%) Oozie
23 23 (18.11%) SQL Server
24 22 (17.32%) Netezza

Big Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 24 (18.90%) Apache Pig
2 20 (15.75%) Oracle Coherence
3 15 (11.81%) SAS
4 14 (11.02%) Apache Spark
5 11 (8.66%) Apache
6 6 (4.72%) Node.js
7 2 (1.57%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.79%) nginx
8 1 (0.79%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 8 (6.30%) SPSS
2 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.79%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.72%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (3.94%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.94%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (3.15%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.96%) LAN
1 19 (14.96%) WAN
2 2 (1.57%) Internet
3 1 (0.79%) HTTP
3 1 (0.79%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (100.00%) Big Data
2 123 (96.85%) Hadoop
3 66 (51.97%) Apache Hive
4 57 (44.88%) HBase
5 56 (44.09%) NoSQL
6 39 (30.71%) MongoDB
7 35 (27.56%) Data Warehouse
8 32 (25.20%) Apache Cassandra
8 32 (25.20%) Sqoop
9 23 (18.11%) SQL Server
10 22 (17.32%) Mahout
11 21 (16.54%) Couchbase
11 21 (16.54%) Oracle Exadata
11 21 (16.54%) QlikView
12 20 (15.75%) HCatalog
13 19 (14.96%) Riak
13 19 (14.96%) MarkLogic
13 19 (14.96%) DB2
14 14 (11.02%) Relational Database
15 9 (7.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (4.72%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (1.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.79%) JConsole
3 1 (0.79%) Log4j
3 1 (0.79%) Maven
General
1 44 (34.65%) Finance
2 36 (28.35%) Banking
3 8 (6.30%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.72%) Retail
5 1 (0.79%) Marketing
5 1 (0.79%) Electronics
5 1 (0.79%) Legal
5 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.51%) .NET
2 6 (4.72%) CSS
2 6 (4.72%) .NET Framework
2 6 (4.72%) Java EE
2 6 (4.72%) Backbone.js
2 6 (4.72%) Ember.js
2 6 (4.72%) AngularJS
2 6 (4.72%) HTML
2 6 (4.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (3.94%) Web Services
4 4 (3.15%) CGI
5 3 (2.36%) Kafka
6 1 (0.79%) Apache Avro
6 1 (0.79%) JSON
6 1 (0.79%) SPNEGO
6 1 (0.79%) REST
6 1 (0.79%) Middleware
6 1 (0.79%) JMX
6 1 (0.79%) Lucene
6 1 (0.79%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 30 (23.62%) Visualisation
2 16 (12.60%) Open Source
3 12 (9.45%) Computer Science
4 8 (6.30%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.30%) Algorithms
5 7 (5.51%) Data Integration
6 6 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.15%) Data Structures
7 4 (3.15%) Clustering
7 4 (3.15%) Credit Risk
8 3 (2.36%) Social Media
9 2 (1.57%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.79%) DTV
10 1 (0.79%) Replication
10 1 (0.79%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 46 (36.22%) Linux
2 10 (7.87%) UNIX
3 1 (0.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (63.78%) MapReduce
2 68 (53.54%) Analytics
3 56 (44.09%) Business Intelligence
4 50 (39.37%) ETL
5 22 (17.32%) Performance Tuning
6 19 (14.96%) Zachman Framework
6 19 (14.96%) TOGAF
6 19 (14.96%) Benchmarking
7 15 (11.81%) Use Case
7 15 (11.81%) Data Architecture
8 14 (11.02%) Information Management
9 10 (7.87%) Data Modelling
10 9 (7.09%) OO
10 9 (7.09%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (6.30%) Programme Management
11 8 (6.30%) TDD
11 8 (6.30%) BDD
12 7 (5.51%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (5.51%) Configuration Management
12 7 (5.51%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 64 (50.39%) Java
2 44 (34.65%) SQL
3 33 (25.98%) C++
4 16 (12.60%) Python
5 13 (10.24%) Scala
5 13 (10.24%) R
6 10 (7.87%) PHP
7 8 (6.30%) C#
8 6 (4.72%) JavaScript
9 4 (3.15%) Perl
9 4 (3.15%) C
9 4 (3.15%) Pig Latin
10 1 (0.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (12.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.36%) QA
System Software
1 35 (27.56%) Apache Flume
2 34 (26.77%) HDFS
3 20 (15.75%) Oracle RAC
4 19 (14.96%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 23 (18.11%) Oozie
2 19 (14.96%) Ambari
3 8 (6.30%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (3.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (29.92%) Teradata
2 26 (20.47%) Hortonworks
2 26 (20.47%) MapR
3 25 (19.69%) Oracle
4 22 (17.32%) Netezza
5 19 (14.96%) Cisco
5 19 (14.96%) Sybase
5 19 (14.96%) Intel
6 16 (12.60%) SAP
7 11 (8.66%) Cloudera
8 6 (4.72%) Twitter
8 6 (4.72%) Talend
9 5 (3.94%) Business Objects
10 4 (3.15%) IBM
11 3 (2.36%) Cognizant
11 3 (2.36%) Hitachi
11 3 (2.36%) Informatica
12 2 (1.57%) MicroStrategy
12 2 (1.57%) Ab Initio
12 2 (1.57%) Cognos
City of London
People Source
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + pension, bonus, insurance
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum 20% bonus, Excellent benefits packag
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
The People Network
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 9 days ago