The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Big Data Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Big Data Consultant
UK
Rank 808 868 919
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Consultant 44 81 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.079% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.082% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 32 58 26
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £56,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £120,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £46,250 £80,000
% change year-on-year
+51.35% -42.18%

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
79912 98784 103035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 66327 82822 84904
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 Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 February 2017 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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 41 £71,250 +1.78% 8
London +57 37 £71,250 +1.78% 6
South East +66 4 £78,750 +26.00%
Scotland - 3 £70,000 - 3
Edinburgh - 3 £70,000 - 3
Berkshire - 3 £78,750 -
City of London +34 1 £75,000 +15.38% 5
West End +10 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -

Big Data Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Big Data Consultant 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 Consultant in the job title.

1 79 (100.00%) Big Data
2 64 (81.01%) Hadoop
3 49 (62.03%) Apache Spark
4 33 (41.77%) Finance
5 32 (40.51%) Java
5 32 (40.51%) MapReduce
6 30 (37.97%) Python
7 27 (34.18%) R
8 25 (31.65%) Apache Pig
8 25 (31.65%) Business Intelligence
9 24 (30.38%) Linux
9 24 (30.38%) Analytics
10 23 (29.11%) HBase
11 19 (24.05%) Amazon AWS
11 19 (24.05%) Data Warehouse
12 18 (22.78%) SAS
13 17 (21.52%) Tableau
13 17 (21.52%) MongoDB
13 17 (21.52%) Apache Flume
14 16 (20.25%) Apache Cassandra
14 16 (20.25%) Impala
15 15 (18.99%) Apache Hive
15 15 (18.99%) Neo4j
15 15 (18.99%) Pentaho
15 15 (18.99%) Web Services
15 15 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (17.72%) .NET
16 14 (17.72%) TIBCO
16 14 (17.72%) Kafka
17 13 (16.46%) HDFS

Big Data Consultant 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 49 (62.03%) Apache Spark
2 25 (31.65%) Apache Pig
3 18 (22.78%) SAS
4 4 (5.06%) Apache
5 1 (1.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 19 (24.05%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.27%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.06%) Network Security
2 3 (3.80%) tcpdump
2 3 (3.80%) Wireshark
3 2 (2.53%) DNS
3 2 (2.53%) FTP
3 2 (2.53%) HTTP
4 1 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (100.00%) Big Data
2 64 (81.01%) Hadoop
3 23 (29.11%) HBase
4 19 (24.05%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (21.52%) MongoDB
6 16 (20.25%) Apache Cassandra
6 16 (20.25%) Impala
7 15 (18.99%) Apache Hive
7 15 (18.99%) Neo4j
7 15 (18.99%) Pentaho
8 8 (10.13%) Sqoop
9 4 (5.06%) Cognos Impromptu
9 4 (5.06%) NoSQL
10 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
10 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
11 2 (2.53%) QlikView
11 2 (2.53%) RDBMS
11 2 (2.53%) Spotfire
12 1 (1.27%) Data Mining
12 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.27%) MSI
General
1 33 (41.77%) Finance
2 10 (12.66%) Banking
3 8 (10.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.99%) Web Services
2 14 (17.72%) .NET
2 14 (17.72%) Kafka
3 8 (10.13%) Samza
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.46%) Algorithms
2 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.59%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.06%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.80%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.53%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.27%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (30.38%) Linux
2 10 (12.66%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.51%) MapReduce
2 25 (31.65%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (30.38%) Analytics
4 15 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (12.66%) Information Management
5 10 (12.66%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (11.39%) Data Analytics
7 8 (10.13%) Machine Learning
7 8 (10.13%) Mathematics
7 8 (10.13%) Migration
7 8 (10.13%) Statistics
8 7 (8.86%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (8.86%) Deep Learning
8 7 (8.86%) ETL
8 7 (8.86%) Linear Regression
8 7 (8.86%) Predictive Modelling
9 6 (7.59%) Mentoring
9 6 (7.59%) Presales
10 5 (6.33%) Visualisation
11 4 (5.06%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 32 (40.51%) Java
2 30 (37.97%) Python
3 27 (34.18%) R
4 12 (15.19%) Scala
5 9 (11.39%) SQL
6 2 (2.53%) C#
6 2 (2.53%) Ruby
7 1 (1.27%) C++
7 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (8.86%) PhD
2 4 (5.06%) Degree
3 2 (2.53%) CISSP
3 2 (2.53%) MBA
4 1 (1.27%) CISM
4 1 (1.27%) GIAC
System Software
1 17 (21.52%) Apache Flume
2 13 (16.46%) HDFS
3 2 (2.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.27%) Docker
4 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) Oozie
1 2 (2.53%) Puppet
2 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (21.52%) Tableau
2 14 (17.72%) TIBCO
3 8 (10.13%) Cloudera
4 7 (8.86%) Hortonworks
5 4 (5.06%) MapR
5 4 (5.06%) Splunk
6 3 (3.80%) Google
6 3 (3.80%) Oracle
7 2 (2.53%) Ab Initio
7 2 (2.53%) Alteryx
8 1 (1.27%) Databricks
8 1 (1.27%) Informatica
8 1 (1.27%) MicroStrategy
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£75,000 depending on experience.
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
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Salary: £50,000-£75,000 depending on experience.
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £50,000-£75,000 depending on experience.
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £0 to £130,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £85,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ECS
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Edinburgh, UK
ECS
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago