The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data Architect
Rank 843 883 890
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Architect 58 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.004% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.004% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 37 3 11
Average salary £87,500 £75,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110403 102451 111873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.40% 94.23% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90093 84743 95852
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

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 30 July 2014 within the UK.

Big Data Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Big Data Architect
Top 13 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 30 July 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
England +28 58 £87,500 +16.66% 4
London -7 47 £91,250 +21.66% 3
City of London -2 11 £85,000 - 1
North West - 5 £80,000 -
Manchester - 5 £80,000 -
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
South East - 2 - -
Docklands, London - 2 £90,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £77,500 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £65,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £65,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £77,500 -

Big Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 101 (100.00%) Big Data
2 96 (95.05%) Hadoop
3 70 (69.31%) MapReduce
3 70 (69.31%) Apache Hive
4 69 (68.32%) HBase
5 58 (57.43%) Data Warehouse
6 57 (56.44%) Java
6 57 (56.44%) Analytics
7 55 (54.46%) Linux
8 54 (53.47%) NoSQL
8 54 (53.47%) MongoDB
9 53 (52.48%) Apache Cassandra
10 48 (47.52%) Business Intelligence
11 46 (45.54%) Sqoop
12 45 (44.55%) Teradata
13 43 (42.57%) Apache Flume
14 41 (40.59%) Performance Tuning
14 41 (40.59%) Oracle
15 40 (39.60%) Visualisation
16 39 (38.61%) Oracle RAC
16 39 (38.61%) Mahout
17 38 (37.62%) Hortonworks
17 38 (37.62%) MapR
17 38 (37.62%) ETL
18 36 (35.64%) SQL
19 35 (34.65%) Oracle Exadata
19 35 (34.65%) Netezza
20 33 (32.67%) HDFS
21 32 (31.68%) MarkLogic
21 32 (31.68%) Couchbase

Big Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 31 (30.69%) Oracle Coherence
2 20 (19.80%) Apache Pig
3 13 (12.87%) SAS
3 13 (12.87%) Apache
4 3 (2.97%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 15 (14.85%) SPSS
2 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.90%) Cloud Computing
1 10 (9.90%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (9.90%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (9.90%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 31 (30.69%) LAN
1 31 (30.69%) WAN
2 8 (7.92%) Kerberos
3 7 (6.93%) Internet
4 1 (0.99%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (100.00%) Big Data
2 96 (95.05%) Hadoop
3 70 (69.31%) Apache Hive
4 69 (68.32%) HBase
5 58 (57.43%) Data Warehouse
6 54 (53.47%) NoSQL
6 54 (53.47%) MongoDB
7 53 (52.48%) Apache Cassandra
8 46 (45.54%) Sqoop
9 39 (38.61%) Mahout
10 35 (34.65%) Oracle Exadata
11 32 (31.68%) MarkLogic
11 32 (31.68%) Couchbase
12 31 (30.69%) Riak
12 31 (30.69%) HCatalog
12 31 (30.69%) SQL Server
12 31 (30.69%) DB2
13 18 (17.82%) Relational Database
14 15 (14.85%) RDBMS
15 14 (13.86%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (7.92%) Log4j
1 8 (7.92%) JConsole
2 4 (3.96%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.99%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 25 (24.75%) Banking
2 12 (11.88%) Finance
3 8 (7.92%) Marketing
4 7 (6.93%) Advertising
5 3 (2.97%) Games
6 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.99%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.99%) Billing
7 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.99%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (69.31%) MapReduce
2 10 (9.90%) JSON
2 10 (9.90%) Web Services
3 8 (7.92%) SPNEGO
3 8 (7.92%) REST
3 8 (7.92%) JMX
3 8 (7.92%) XML
3 8 (7.92%) SOAP
4 7 (6.93%) J2EE
5 4 (3.96%) Kafka
6 3 (2.97%) jQuery
6 3 (2.97%) Middleware
7 2 (1.98%) Lucene
7 2 (1.98%) Java EE
8 1 (0.99%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 40 (39.60%) Visualisation
2 16 (15.84%) Management Information System
3 12 (11.88%) Open Source
4 11 (10.89%) Computer Science
4 11 (10.89%) Data Integration
5 7 (6.93%) Mobile Payment
5 7 (6.93%) Smart Meter
6 3 (2.97%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.97%) Online Games
7 1 (0.99%) Handset
7 1 (0.99%) Replication
7 1 (0.99%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.99%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 55 (54.46%) Linux
2 11 (10.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (56.44%) Analytics
2 48 (47.52%) Business Intelligence
3 41 (40.59%) Performance Tuning
4 38 (37.62%) ETL
5 31 (30.69%) Benchmarking
6 17 (16.83%) Use Case
7 16 (15.84%) Data Architecture
8 15 (14.85%) Zachman Framework
8 15 (14.85%) TOGAF
9 13 (12.87%) Information Management
9 13 (12.87%) Enterprise Architecture
10 10 (9.90%) Requirements Analysis
10 10 (9.90%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (9.90%) Data Security
10 10 (9.90%) Configuration Management
11 9 (8.91%) Data Management
12 7 (6.93%) UML
12 7 (6.93%) Integration Testing
12 7 (6.93%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (4.95%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 57 (56.44%) Java
2 36 (35.64%) SQL
3 23 (22.77%) R
4 18 (17.82%) Python
5 15 (14.85%) C++
6 11 (10.89%) Perl
7 10 (9.90%) PHP
8 4 (3.96%) Scala
9 3 (2.97%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (4.95%) Degree
System Software
1 43 (42.57%) Apache Flume
2 39 (38.61%) Oracle RAC
3 33 (32.67%) HDFS
4 31 (30.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 31 (30.69%) Ambari
1 31 (30.69%) Oozie
2 10 (9.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 45 (44.55%) Teradata
2 41 (40.59%) Oracle
3 38 (37.62%) Hortonworks
3 38 (37.62%) MapR
4 35 (34.65%) Netezza
5 31 (30.69%) Sybase
5 31 (30.69%) Cisco
5 31 (30.69%) Intel
6 14 (13.86%) SAP
7 9 (8.91%) Hitachi
8 6 (5.94%) Cloudera
9 5 (4.95%) Splunk
10 1 (0.99%) Talend
10 1 (0.99%) Vertica
10 1 (0.99%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.99%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.99%) Informatica
10 1 (0.99%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.99%) Nokia
10 1 (0.99%) IBM
London
Harnham
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + bonus, comprehensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago