The table below looks at the statistics for the Big Data Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data Architect
Rank 852 864 869
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Architect 47 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.008% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.009% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 27 9 20
Average salary £85,000 £75,000 £110,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £75,000 £75,000
10% offered a salary of more than £102,000 £75,000 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 £75,000 £71,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Big Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Big Data Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Big Data Architect
Salary Trend

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

Big Data Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Big Data Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data Architect over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 within the UK.

Big Data Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Big Data Architect
Top 10 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 29 August 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
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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
England +3 47 £85,000 +13.33% 9
London +29 36 £93,750 +25.00% 5
City of London - 9 £85,000 - 1
North West - 5 £80,000 -
Manchester - 5 £80,000 -
South East -19 3 £65,000 -13.33% 1
Milton Keynes - 3 £65,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £65,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £77,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £77,500 -

Big Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 97 (100.00%) Big Data
2 92 (94.85%) Hadoop
3 72 (74.23%) HBase
4 71 (73.20%) Apache Hive
5 70 (72.16%) MapReduce
6 61 (62.89%) Data Warehouse
7 59 (60.82%) Linux
8 58 (59.79%) Analytics
9 54 (55.67%) NoSQL
10 53 (54.64%) MongoDB
11 52 (53.61%) Apache Cassandra
12 51 (52.58%) Java
13 50 (51.55%) Business Intelligence
14 48 (49.48%) Sqoop
15 47 (48.45%) Apache Flume
15 47 (48.45%) Teradata
16 45 (46.39%) Oracle
17 44 (45.36%) Performance Tuning
18 43 (44.33%) Visualisation
18 43 (44.33%) Mahout
18 43 (44.33%) Oracle RAC
19 42 (43.30%) Hortonworks
19 42 (43.30%) MapR
20 40 (41.24%) SQL
21 39 (40.21%) Oracle Exadata
21 39 (40.21%) HDFS
22 38 (39.18%) Netezza
23 37 (38.14%) Couchbase
24 36 (37.11%) MarkLogic
24 36 (37.11%) Oracle Coherence

Big Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 36 (37.11%) Oracle Coherence
2 19 (19.59%) Apache Pig
3 12 (12.37%) Apache
3 12 (12.37%) SAS
4 2 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 13 (13.40%) SPSS
2 1 (1.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.28%) Cloud Computing
1 9 (9.28%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (9.28%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (9.28%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 35 (36.08%) LAN
1 35 (36.08%) WAN
2 8 (8.25%) Kerberos
3 4 (4.12%) Internet
4 1 (1.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (100.00%) Big Data
2 92 (94.85%) Hadoop
3 72 (74.23%) HBase
4 71 (73.20%) Apache Hive
5 61 (62.89%) Data Warehouse
6 54 (55.67%) NoSQL
7 53 (54.64%) MongoDB
8 52 (53.61%) Apache Cassandra
9 48 (49.48%) Sqoop
10 43 (44.33%) Mahout
11 39 (40.21%) Oracle Exadata
12 37 (38.14%) Couchbase
13 36 (37.11%) MarkLogic
14 35 (36.08%) HCatalog
14 35 (36.08%) Riak
14 35 (36.08%) SQL Server
14 35 (36.08%) DB2
15 13 (13.40%) RDBMS
15 13 (13.40%) Relational Database
16 12 (12.37%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (8.25%) Log4j
1 8 (8.25%) JConsole
2 4 (4.12%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.03%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 29 (29.90%) Banking
2 12 (12.37%) Finance
3 5 (5.15%) Marketing
4 4 (4.12%) Advertising
5 3 (3.09%) Games
6 1 (1.03%) Retail
6 1 (1.03%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.03%) Electronics
6 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.28%) Web Services
1 9 (9.28%) JSON
2 8 (8.25%) JMX
2 8 (8.25%) XML
2 8 (8.25%) SOAP
2 8 (8.25%) SPNEGO
2 8 (8.25%) REST
3 4 (4.12%) Kafka
3 4 (4.12%) J2EE
4 3 (3.09%) Middleware
4 3 (3.09%) jQuery
4 3 (3.09%) Java EE
5 1 (1.03%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 43 (44.33%) Visualisation
2 16 (16.49%) Management Information System
3 12 (12.37%) Open Source
4 11 (11.34%) Data Integration
5 7 (7.22%) Computer Science
6 5 (5.15%) Smart Meter
7 4 (4.12%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (3.09%) Online Games
9 1 (1.03%) Replication
9 1 (1.03%) DTV
9 1 (1.03%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 59 (60.82%) Linux
2 12 (12.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (72.16%) MapReduce
2 58 (59.79%) Analytics
3 50 (51.55%) Business Intelligence
4 44 (45.36%) Performance Tuning
5 35 (36.08%) Benchmarking
6 34 (35.05%) ETL
7 15 (15.46%) Zachman Framework
7 15 (15.46%) TOGAF
7 15 (15.46%) Use Case
8 12 (12.37%) Enterprise Architecture
9 11 (11.34%) Information Management
10 10 (10.31%) Requirements Analysis
10 10 (10.31%) Technical Architecture
11 9 (9.28%) Data Management
11 9 (9.28%) Configuration Management
11 9 (9.28%) Data Security
12 8 (8.25%) Data Architecture
13 5 (5.15%) Data Modelling
14 4 (4.12%) UML
14 4 (4.12%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (52.58%) Java
2 40 (41.24%) SQL
3 22 (22.68%) R
4 17 (17.53%) Python
5 13 (13.40%) C++
6 10 (10.31%) Perl
7 9 (9.28%) PHP
8 4 (4.12%) Scala
9 3 (3.09%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (4.12%) Degree
System Software
1 47 (48.45%) Apache Flume
2 43 (44.33%) Oracle RAC
3 39 (40.21%) HDFS
4 35 (36.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 35 (36.08%) Ambari
1 35 (36.08%) Oozie
2 9 (9.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 47 (48.45%) Teradata
2 45 (46.39%) Oracle
3 42 (43.30%) Hortonworks
3 42 (43.30%) MapR
4 38 (39.18%) Netezza
5 35 (36.08%) Cisco
5 35 (36.08%) Sybase
5 35 (36.08%) Intel
6 12 (12.37%) SAP
7 8 (8.25%) Hitachi
8 6 (6.19%) Cloudera
9 4 (4.12%) Splunk
10 1 (1.03%) Vertica
10 1 (1.03%) Talend
10 1 (1.03%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.03%) Informatica
10 1 (1.03%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (1.03%) Ab Initio
10 1 (1.03%) Cognos
10 1 (1.03%) Business Objects
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