The table below looks at the statistics for the Big Data Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data Consultant
Rank 862 888 891
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Consultant 24 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.013% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.013% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 5
Average salary £80,000 £90,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 £80,000 -

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
106230 104914 110587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.72% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88114 86181 94870
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £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 Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Big Data Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Big Data Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Big Data Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Big Data Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data Consultant over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 within the UK.

Big Data Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Big Data Consultant
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 26 November 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 +11 24 £80,000 -11.11% 1
London +15 20 £87,500 -2.77% 1
Birmingham - 3 £80,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £80,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £80,000 -
East of England - 3 £80,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £80,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £85,000 -
City of London - 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £85,000 -
Northampton - 1 £85,000 -

Big Data Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Big Data Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 56 (100.00%) Big Data
2 52 (92.86%) Hadoop
3 34 (60.71%) MapReduce
4 28 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 24 (42.86%) ETL
6 20 (35.71%) Java
6 20 (35.71%) Apache Hive
6 20 (35.71%) Cloudera
6 20 (35.71%) Apache Pig
7 17 (30.36%) Oracle
7 17 (30.36%) XML
7 17 (30.36%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (30.36%) Programme Management
8 16 (28.57%) Analytics
9 12 (21.43%) Hortonworks
10 11 (19.64%) Data Architecture
11 10 (17.86%) UNIX
11 10 (17.86%) Linux
11 10 (17.86%) C#
11 10 (17.86%) MySQL
11 10 (17.86%) Security Cleared
12 9 (16.07%) i2
12 9 (16.07%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (16.07%) ESRI
12 9 (16.07%) Social Network
12 9 (16.07%) KML
13 8 (14.29%) Netezza
13 8 (14.29%) Computer Science
13 8 (14.29%) Business Development
13 8 (14.29%) HDFS

Big Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Big Data Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (35.71%) Apache Pig
2 4 (7.14%) SAS
3 2 (3.57%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (100.00%) Big Data
2 52 (92.86%) Hadoop
3 28 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 20 (35.71%) Apache Hive
5 10 (17.86%) MySQL
6 9 (16.07%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (12.50%) HBase
7 7 (12.50%) MarkLogic
8 4 (7.14%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.36%) XML
2 9 (16.07%) KML
3 7 (12.50%) Java EE
4 2 (3.57%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Social Network
2 8 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 7 (12.50%) Data Structures
4 6 (10.71%) Mathematics
5 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
6 3 (5.36%) Data Integration
7 2 (3.57%) Open Source
7 2 (3.57%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.79%) Clustering
8 1 (1.79%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) UNIX
1 10 (17.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (60.71%) MapReduce
2 24 (42.86%) ETL
3 17 (30.36%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (30.36%) Programme Management
4 16 (28.57%) Analytics
5 11 (19.64%) Data Architecture
6 8 (14.29%) Business Development
7 7 (12.50%) Use Case
7 7 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 7 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (12.50%) Data Governance
7 7 (12.50%) Project Management
7 7 (12.50%) Business Analytics
8 4 (7.14%) Big Data Analytics
8 4 (7.14%) Information Management
9 3 (5.36%) Data Modelling
9 3 (5.36%) Logical Data Model
10 2 (3.57%) Data Analytics
10 2 (3.57%) Data Analysis
10 2 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.71%) Java
2 10 (17.86%) C#
3 2 (3.57%) SQL
3 2 (3.57%) Python
3 2 (3.57%) Scala
3 2 (3.57%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.93%) PhD
4 3 (5.36%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (14.29%) HDFS
Vendors
1 20 (35.71%) Cloudera
2 17 (30.36%) Oracle
3 12 (21.43%) Hortonworks
4 9 (16.07%) i2
4 9 (16.07%) ESRI
5 8 (14.29%) Netezza
6 7 (12.50%) Greenplum
6 7 (12.50%) HP
7 3 (5.36%) MapR
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