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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data Consultant
Rank 862 939 949
Rank change year-on-year
+77 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Consultant 61 33 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.030% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.031% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 40 23 46
Median salary £72,500 £75,000 £87,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £50,000 £87,500
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -42.85%

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
94900 105542 116515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 80031 87022 95416
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 June 2016 within the UK.

Big Data Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Big Data Consultant
Top 13 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 27 June 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 +66 57 £72,500 -3.33% 10
London +52 46 £75,000 -3.22% 6
South East +45 4 £72,500 +123.07% 2
Berkshire +16 4 £72,500 +20.83% 2
Scotland +8 4 - - 1
Maidenhead - 4 £72,500 - 1
Glasgow - 4 - -
East of England - 3 £65,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £55,000 -
Cambridge - 3 £65,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £65,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £56,250 -
City of London +57 1 £50,000 -28.57% 2

Big Data Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, 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.

1 142 (100.00%) Big Data
2 113 (79.58%) Hadoop
3 93 (65.49%) Analytics
4 60 (42.25%) Java
5 58 (40.85%) Data Analytics
6 56 (39.44%) Cloudera
7 51 (35.92%) ETL
8 46 (32.39%) Finance
9 44 (30.99%) Python
10 41 (28.87%) Business Intelligence
11 38 (26.76%) MongoDB
12 37 (26.06%) NoSQL
12 37 (26.06%) Hortonworks
12 37 (26.06%) Apache Spark
13 36 (25.35%) Greenplum
14 33 (23.24%) Business Development
15 32 (22.54%) C#
16 31 (21.83%) Agile Software Development
17 29 (20.42%) Apache Hive
17 29 (20.42%) Information Management
17 29 (20.42%) Linux
18 28 (19.72%) Stakeholder Management
18 28 (19.72%) HDFS
18 28 (19.72%) Analytical Skills
19 27 (19.01%) Mathematics
19 27 (19.01%) Manufacturing
19 27 (19.01%) Software Engineering
19 27 (19.01%) Unix
20 25 (17.61%) PhD
20 25 (17.61%) Data Warehouse

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 37 (26.06%) Apache Spark
2 14 (9.86%) SAS
3 12 (8.45%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (7.04%) Apache
4 10 (7.04%) Apache Pig
5 5 (3.52%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (2.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.70%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.27%) GitHub
2 9 (6.34%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.41%) SaaS
4 1 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.70%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.63%) Internet
2 4 (2.82%) Firewall
3 1 (0.70%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (100.00%) Big Data
2 113 (79.58%) Hadoop
3 38 (26.76%) MongoDB
4 37 (26.06%) NoSQL
5 29 (20.42%) Apache Hive
6 25 (17.61%) Data Warehouse
7 21 (14.79%) Pentaho
8 20 (14.08%) Neo4j
9 18 (12.68%) HAWQ
10 17 (11.97%) Apache Cassandra
11 14 (9.86%) HBase
11 14 (9.86%) Impala
12 13 (9.15%) DataStage
12 13 (9.15%) IBM InfoSphere
12 13 (9.15%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (7.75%) PowerCenter
14 10 (7.04%) MySQL
15 7 (4.93%) Sqoop
16 6 (4.23%) QlikView
16 6 (4.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (11.27%) Jenkins
2 15 (10.56%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (1.41%) Git (software)
General
1 46 (32.39%) Finance
2 27 (19.01%) Manufacturing
3 13 (9.15%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (6.34%) Banking
4 9 (6.34%) Retail
5 7 (4.93%) Automotive
6 6 (4.23%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.11%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.41%) Advertising
8 2 (1.41%) Front Office
8 2 (1.41%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (16.90%) XML
2 16 (11.27%) Middleware
3 14 (9.86%) Node.js
3 14 (9.86%) Spring XD
4 7 (4.93%) KML
5 6 (4.23%) .NET
6 4 (2.82%) Kafka
6 4 (2.82%) Regular Expression
6 4 (2.82%) Spring
6 4 (2.82%) ZeroMQ
7 2 (1.41%) Akka
8 1 (0.70%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.70%) SPNEGO
8 1 (0.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (19.72%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (19.01%) Mathematics
3 19 (13.38%) Computer Science
3 19 (13.38%) Visualisation
4 16 (11.27%) Data Integration
5 8 (5.63%) Social Network
6 7 (4.93%) Data Structures
7 5 (3.52%) Physics
8 4 (2.82%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.82%) Clustering
8 4 (2.82%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.11%) Internet of Things
9 3 (2.11%) Statistics
10 2 (1.41%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.41%) Economics
10 2 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.41%) Fintech
10 2 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.41%) Life Science
11 1 (0.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (20.42%) Linux
2 27 (19.01%) Unix
3 4 (2.82%) CentOS
3 4 (2.82%) Windows
3 4 (2.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (65.49%) Analytics
2 58 (40.85%) Data Analytics
3 51 (35.92%) ETL
4 41 (28.87%) Business Intelligence
5 33 (23.24%) Business Development
6 31 (21.83%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (20.42%) Information Management
8 28 (19.72%) Stakeholder Management
9 27 (19.01%) Software Engineering
10 22 (15.49%) Big Data Analytics
11 19 (13.38%) Data Management
11 19 (13.38%) Open Source
12 18 (12.68%) Data Architecture
13 17 (11.97%) Data Visualisation
14 16 (11.27%) Business Analytics
14 16 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (11.27%) TDD
15 15 (10.56%) Presales
15 15 (10.56%) Translating Business Requirements
16 14 (9.86%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (42.25%) Java
2 44 (30.99%) Python
3 32 (22.54%) C#
4 23 (16.20%) SQL
5 21 (14.79%) JavaScript
6 15 (10.56%) R
7 13 (9.15%) C++
8 11 (7.75%) Scala
9 7 (4.93%) Perl
10 4 (2.82%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.82%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.11%) Ruby
12 2 (1.41%) Clojure
13 1 (0.70%) C
13 1 (0.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (17.61%) PhD
2 22 (15.49%) Degree
3 6 (4.23%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.52%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.70%) HND
6 1 (0.70%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.11%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 28 (19.72%) HDFS
2 4 (2.82%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.41%) Apache Flume
3 2 (1.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.70%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 17 (11.97%) Puppet
2 2 (1.41%) Ambari
2 2 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.70%) Ansible
3 1 (0.70%) Oozie
Vendors
1 56 (39.44%) Cloudera
2 37 (26.06%) Hortonworks
3 36 (25.35%) Greenplum
4 20 (14.08%) Informatica
5 19 (13.38%) IBM
6 17 (11.97%) Netezza
7 16 (11.27%) MuleSoft
8 15 (10.56%) Oracle
8 15 (10.56%) Talend
9 13 (9.15%) MicroStrategy
10 7 (4.93%) ESRI
10 7 (4.93%) i2
10 7 (4.93%) Tableau
10 7 (4.93%) Teradata
11 6 (4.23%) SAP
12 4 (2.82%) Cisco
12 4 (2.82%) MapR
13 3 (2.11%) Alteryx
13 3 (2.11%) RapidMiner
13 3 (2.11%) Splunk
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