The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Big Data Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Big Data Architect
UK
Rank 767 828 848
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Architect 90 118 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.12% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 84 97 98
Median salary £87,500 £90,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £58,000 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £110,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -15.38%

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
81156 98559 103265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67379 82685 85216
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Big Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Big Data Architect in the job title.

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 24 February 2017 within the UK.

Big Data Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Big Data Architect
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +66 84 £87,500 -2.77% 7
London +58 75 £87,500 -7.89% 6
South East +47 6 £67,500 - 1
City of London +25 6 £95,000 +5.55% 3
Edinburgh - 5 £86,250 -
Scotland - 5 £86,250 -
Hampshire - 4 £67,500 - 1
Berkshire +30 2 £80,000 +18.51%
Westminster - 2 £90,000 -
East of England +19 1 £85,000 +30.76%
South Wales +15 1 £42,500 -22.72%
Cardiff +12 1 £42,500 -22.72%
Wales +10 1 £42,500 -22.72%
South West +5 1 £65,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £77,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £77,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £65,000 -
Slough - 1 £72,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £85,000 -
Swindon - 1 £65,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £85,000 -

Big Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Big Data Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Big Data Architect in the job title.

1 209 (100.00%) Big Data
2 174 (83.25%) Hadoop
3 96 (45.93%) Apache Spark
4 82 (39.23%) MapReduce
5 80 (38.28%) Analytics
6 69 (33.01%) Java
7 68 (32.54%) Apache Pig
8 66 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
9 65 (31.10%) Apache Hive
10 64 (30.62%) HBase
11 61 (29.19%) ETL
12 58 (27.75%) Finance
13 57 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
14 55 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
15 52 (24.88%) Apache Cassandra
16 50 (23.92%) NoSQL
17 45 (21.53%) Python
18 41 (19.62%) Data Architecture
19 40 (19.14%) Open Source
19 40 (19.14%) Linux
19 40 (19.14%) Agile Software Development
20 36 (17.22%) Data Modelling
21 32 (15.31%) Web Services
21 32 (15.31%) Sqoop
21 32 (15.31%) Hortonworks
21 32 (15.31%) HDFS
22 30 (14.35%) Kafka
22 30 (14.35%) Apache Flume
23 28 (13.40%) MongoDB
24 27 (12.92%) Amazon EMR

Big Data Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 96 (45.93%) Apache Spark
2 68 (32.54%) Apache Pig
3 24 (11.48%) Apache
4 10 (4.78%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (4.78%) SAS
5 9 (4.31%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.48%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (3.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.91%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 66 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (12.92%) Amazon EMR
3 20 (9.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (4.78%) Amazon S3
5 9 (4.31%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (4.31%) PaaS
6 4 (1.91%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.44%) GitHub
7 3 (1.44%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.13%) Internet
2 4 (1.91%) Kerberos
3 3 (1.44%) LDAP
3 3 (1.44%) tcpdump
3 3 (1.44%) Wireshark
4 2 (0.96%) DNS
4 2 (0.96%) FTP
4 2 (0.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (100.00%) Big Data
2 174 (83.25%) Hadoop
3 65 (31.10%) Apache Hive
4 64 (30.62%) HBase
5 57 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
6 52 (24.88%) Apache Cassandra
7 50 (23.92%) NoSQL
8 32 (15.31%) Sqoop
9 28 (13.40%) MongoDB
10 25 (11.96%) Pentaho
11 22 (10.53%) Relational Database
12 18 (8.61%) RDBMS
13 17 (8.13%) Impala
14 16 (7.66%) Neo4j
15 15 (7.18%) Data Lake
16 14 (6.70%) Amazon Redshift
17 12 (5.74%) SQL Server
18 10 (4.78%) Data Mart
18 10 (4.78%) Text Mining
19 8 (3.83%) DataStax
Development Applications
1 13 (6.22%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (1.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.48%) JIRA
General
1 58 (27.75%) Finance
2 20 (9.57%) Retail
3 12 (5.74%) Games
4 9 (4.31%) Banking
5 5 (2.39%) Marketing
5 5 (2.39%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.91%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.96%) Legal
7 2 (0.96%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.48%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (15.31%) Web Services
2 30 (14.35%) Kafka
3 14 (6.70%) Java EE
4 9 (4.31%) Spring
5 8 (3.83%) Spark Streaming
6 6 (2.87%) REST
7 4 (1.91%) Apache Flex
7 4 (1.91%) J2EE
7 4 (1.91%) JSON
7 4 (1.91%) XML
8 3 (1.44%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.44%) Middleware
8 3 (1.44%) SPNEGO
9 2 (0.96%) .NET
9 2 (0.96%) Apache Avro
9 2 (0.96%) HTML
9 2 (0.96%) HTML5
9 2 (0.96%) Lucene
9 2 (0.96%) Node.js
9 2 (0.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 12 (5.74%) Fintech
3 10 (4.78%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.78%) Online Games
4 5 (2.39%) Clustering
5 3 (1.44%) Credit Risk
5 3 (1.44%) Internet of Things
5 3 (1.44%) Virtual Team
6 2 (0.96%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.96%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.96%) Tandem
6 2 (0.96%) User Experience
7 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.48%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (0.48%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.48%) PMI
7 1 (0.48%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 40 (19.14%) Linux
2 25 (11.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (39.23%) MapReduce
2 80 (38.28%) Analytics
3 61 (29.19%) ETL
4 55 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
5 41 (19.62%) Data Architecture
6 40 (19.14%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (19.14%) Open Source
7 36 (17.22%) Data Modelling
8 24 (11.48%) Technical Architecture
9 20 (9.57%) Data Management
10 19 (9.09%) Data Analytics
11 17 (8.13%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (7.66%) E-Commerce
12 16 (7.66%) Use Case
13 14 (6.70%) Data Integration
13 14 (6.70%) Line Management
14 13 (6.22%) Machine Learning
15 12 (5.74%) Translating Business Requirements
16 11 (5.26%) Business Development
16 11 (5.26%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 69 (33.01%) Java
2 45 (21.53%) Python
3 24 (11.48%) SQL
4 19 (9.09%) PHP
5 18 (8.61%) Scala
6 14 (6.70%) R
7 12 (5.74%) JavaScript
8 11 (5.26%) Perl
9 10 (4.78%) C#
10 7 (3.35%) Ruby
11 6 (2.87%) C++
12 3 (1.44%) C
13 1 (0.48%) Clojure
13 1 (0.48%) F#
13 1 (0.48%) Go
13 1 (0.48%) Groovy
13 1 (0.48%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 7 (3.35%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.96%) CISM
2 2 (0.96%) CISSP
2 2 (0.96%) Degree
3 1 (0.48%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.48%) GIAC
3 1 (0.48%) PhD
3 1 (0.48%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
System Software
1 32 (15.31%) HDFS
2 30 (14.35%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.96%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (11.96%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (8.13%) Puppet
3 13 (6.22%) Ansible
4 12 (5.74%) Oozie
5 1 (0.48%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.48%) QRadar
5 1 (0.48%) Salt
Vendors
1 32 (15.31%) Hortonworks
2 25 (11.96%) Cloudera
2 25 (11.96%) Tableau
3 22 (10.53%) Oracle
4 15 (7.18%) Teradata
5 14 (6.70%) Informatica
5 14 (6.70%) TIBCO
6 13 (6.22%) Talend
7 9 (4.31%) MapR
7 9 (4.31%) Microsoft
7 9 (4.31%) Netezza
8 8 (3.83%) SaltStack
9 6 (2.87%) IBM
10 4 (1.91%) Hitachi
10 4 (1.91%) MuleSoft
11 2 (0.96%) Ab Initio
11 2 (0.96%) Cognos
11 2 (0.96%) Databricks
11 2 (0.96%) ParAccel
11 2 (0.96%) Vertica
London
Codex
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - circa £85,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Martin & Conley
Salary: From £65,000 to £100,000 per annum Generous pension, holidays and othe
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago