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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data Architect
Rank 748 862 917
Rank change year-on-year
+114 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Architect 151 115 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.11% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.11% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 107 87 56
Median salary £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £74,750 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £95,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £79,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -0.62%

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
92868 105229 112076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 78150 87307 90374
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 August 2016 within the UK.

Big Data Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Big Data Architect
Top 22 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 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +107 151 £82,500 - 16
London +67 118 £82,500 - 10
South East +45 21 £95,000 +46.15% 5
Berkshire +23 19 £80,000 +23.07% 3
Reading - 18 £65,000 - 2
City of London +40 15 £82,500 +1.53% 5
Westminster - 11 £82,500 -
Yorkshire +33 4 £80,000 +45.45%
West Yorkshire +19 4 £80,000 +45.45%
East of England - 4 £80,000 -
Norwich - 4 £80,000 -
Bradford - 4 £80,000 -
Norfolk - 4 £80,000 -
North West +12 2 £71,000 -5.33%
South West - 1 £60,000 -
Surrey - 1 £110,000 - 2
Gloucestershire - 1 £60,000 -
Wirral - 1 £72,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £70,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £72,000 -
Croydon - 1 - -
Cheltenham - 1 £60,000 -

Big Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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.

1 280 (100.00%) Big Data
2 239 (85.36%) Hadoop
3 132 (47.14%) Apache Spark
4 129 (46.07%) Analytics
5 121 (43.21%) Java
6 116 (41.43%) NoSQL
7 96 (34.29%) Business Intelligence
8 88 (31.43%) Apache Hive
9 79 (28.21%) Data Warehouse
10 71 (25.36%) MapReduce
11 70 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
11 70 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
12 67 (23.93%) ETL
13 63 (22.50%) Finance
13 63 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
14 59 (21.07%) HBase
15 57 (20.36%) Apache Pig
16 53 (18.93%) Cloudera
17 52 (18.57%) Scala
17 52 (18.57%) Python
18 50 (17.86%) Data Architecture
19 49 (17.50%) MongoDB
20 46 (16.43%) Data Analytics
21 43 (15.36%) Puppet
21 43 (15.36%) Data Modelling
22 38 (13.57%) Hortonworks
23 35 (12.50%) SQL
24 34 (12.14%) Web Services
24 34 (12.14%) Data Engineering
24 34 (12.14%) Analytical Skills

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
1 132 (47.14%) Apache Spark
2 57 (20.36%) Apache Pig
3 29 (10.36%) Elasticsearch
4 28 (10.00%) Apache Solr
5 20 (7.14%) Apache
6 19 (6.79%) SAS
7 1 (0.36%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (2.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 70 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (8.21%) Amazon EMR
4 21 (7.50%) GitHub
5 17 (6.07%) IBM Cloud
6 16 (5.71%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (1.79%) PaaS
9 3 (1.07%) AdWords
9 3 (1.07%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.50%) Internet
2 1 (0.36%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (100.00%) Big Data
2 239 (85.36%) Hadoop
3 116 (41.43%) NoSQL
4 88 (31.43%) Apache Hive
5 79 (28.21%) Data Warehouse
6 70 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 59 (21.07%) HBase
8 49 (17.50%) MongoDB
9 22 (7.86%) Relational Database
9 22 (7.86%) Sqoop
10 19 (6.79%) Amazon Redshift
11 16 (5.71%) Data Mining
12 15 (5.36%) DataStax
12 15 (5.36%) RDBMS
13 13 (4.64%) Data Mart
14 10 (3.57%) Apache Accumulo
15 9 (3.21%) Data Lake
15 9 (3.21%) Impala
15 9 (3.21%) Mahout
15 9 (3.21%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 21 (7.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.07%) ERwin
2 3 (1.07%) Maven
3 1 (0.36%) ANTLR
3 1 (0.36%) JIRA
3 1 (0.36%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 63 (22.50%) Finance
2 22 (7.86%) Games
3 21 (7.50%) Retail
4 20 (7.14%) Legal
5 18 (6.43%) Banking
6 10 (3.57%) Investment Banking
7 8 (2.86%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.50%) Marketing
9 6 (2.14%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.07%) Advertising
10 3 (1.07%) Electronics
11 2 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.36%) Back Office
12 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (12.14%) Web Services
2 33 (11.79%) Kafka
3 23 (8.21%) Middleware
4 16 (5.71%) .NET
4 16 (5.71%) Spark Streaming
5 15 (5.36%) XML
6 12 (4.29%) RESTful
6 12 (4.29%) WSDL
7 11 (3.93%) REST
8 10 (3.57%) ActiveMQ
9 5 (1.79%) Apache Avro
9 5 (1.79%) JSON
10 4 (1.43%) AngularJS
11 3 (1.07%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (1.07%) jQuery
12 2 (0.71%) D3.js
12 2 (0.71%) Natural Language Processing
13 1 (0.36%) CSS
13 1 (0.36%) CSS3
13 1 (0.36%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 17 (6.07%) Data Integration
4 16 (5.71%) Internet of Things
4 16 (5.71%) Management Information System
5 15 (5.36%) Visualisation
6 7 (2.50%) Fintech
6 7 (2.50%) Wiki
7 6 (2.14%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.14%) Mobile Games
8 5 (1.79%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.43%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.43%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.43%) Replication
10 3 (1.07%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.07%) Online Games
11 2 (0.71%) Clustering
11 2 (0.71%) Cyberthreat
11 2 (0.71%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.07%) Linux
2 2 (0.71%) Unix
3 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (46.07%) Analytics
2 96 (34.29%) Business Intelligence
3 71 (25.36%) MapReduce
4 67 (23.93%) ETL
5 63 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
6 50 (17.86%) Data Architecture
7 46 (16.43%) Data Analytics
8 43 (15.36%) Data Modelling
9 34 (12.14%) Data Engineering
10 33 (11.79%) Open Source
11 29 (10.36%) TDD
12 27 (9.64%) Big Data Analytics
12 27 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
13 26 (9.29%) Performance Tuning
13 26 (9.29%) TOGAF
14 24 (8.57%) Presales
15 23 (8.21%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (8.21%) Data Management
16 22 (7.86%) DevOps
17 20 (7.14%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 121 (43.21%) Java
2 52 (18.57%) Python
2 52 (18.57%) Scala
3 35 (12.50%) SQL
4 32 (11.43%) R
5 20 (7.14%) MATLAB
6 18 (6.43%) PHP
7 15 (5.36%) Ruby
8 14 (5.00%) C#
9 7 (2.50%) C++
9 7 (2.50%) JavaScript
9 7 (2.50%) Perl
10 3 (1.07%) C
10 3 (1.07%) F#
11 1 (0.36%) ANSI SQL
11 1 (0.36%) Clojure
11 1 (0.36%) HiveQL
11 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (10.36%) Security Cleared
2 11 (3.93%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.43%) Degree
3 4 (1.43%) PhD
4 3 (1.07%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.71%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.79%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.71%) QA
3 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (10.36%) Apache Flume
1 29 (10.36%) HDFS
2 10 (3.57%) Docker
3 9 (3.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 43 (15.36%) Puppet
2 30 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (8.21%) Ansible
4 13 (4.64%) Oozie
5 10 (3.57%) Hadoop YARN
5 10 (3.57%) Kubernetes
6 8 (2.86%) Ambari
7 4 (1.43%) Mesos
8 1 (0.36%) Ganglia
8 1 (0.36%) Nagios
8 1 (0.36%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 53 (18.93%) Cloudera
2 38 (13.57%) Hortonworks
3 23 (8.21%) SaltStack
4 18 (6.43%) MuleSoft
5 17 (6.07%) IBM
5 17 (6.07%) Oracle
6 16 (5.71%) Google
7 10 (3.57%) Informatica
8 9 (3.21%) MapR
8 9 (3.21%) Tableau
9 8 (2.86%) Teradata
10 7 (2.50%) SAP
11 6 (2.14%) Cognos
11 6 (2.14%) Splunk
12 5 (1.79%) Hitachi
13 3 (1.07%) Facebook
13 3 (1.07%) Infobright
14 2 (0.71%) Cognizant
14 2 (0.71%) Platfora
15 1 (0.36%) Datameer
Berkshire
Resource Group
Salary: £80-110K + 20% Bonus & Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £95,000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £95,000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £95,000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £95k
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines
Centrica
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £95,000 + package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Imperative People
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + excellent bens package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £95,000 to £110,000 per annum Bonus + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Storm Global Analytics
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £95,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
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Posted: 17 days ago