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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data Consultant
Rank 866 884 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Consultant 20 41 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.034% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.036% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 38 0
Average salary £70,000 £87,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £87,500 -
% change year-on-year
-62.85% -

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
101925 112965 102678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.55% 94.63% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 83823 92812 85368
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 3 June 2015 within the UK.

Big Data Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Big Data Consultant
Top 8 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 3 June 2015. 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
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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 +20 18 £70,000 -20.00% 6
London +36 15 £85,000 -2.85% 6
City of London +34 2 £65,000 -13.33% 3
South East +10 2 £27,500 -68.57%
Milton Keynes - 2 £27,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £27,500 -
Manchester +8 1 £70,000 +27.27%
North West +6 1 £70,000 +27.27%

Big Data Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 44 (100.00%) Big Data
2 41 (93.18%) Hadoop
3 34 (77.27%) Analytics
4 24 (54.55%) Java
5 21 (47.73%) Oracle
5 21 (47.73%) Linux
6 20 (45.45%) Cloudera
7 19 (43.18%) ETL
8 18 (40.91%) Apache Hive
9 17 (38.64%) Apache Pig
10 15 (34.09%) Hortonworks
10 15 (34.09%) Mathematics
11 14 (31.82%) Computer Science
11 14 (31.82%) HBase
12 13 (29.55%) MapReduce
12 13 (29.55%) XML
12 13 (29.55%) UNIX
12 13 (29.55%) C#
13 12 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (25.00%) Finance
14 11 (25.00%) Information Management
14 11 (25.00%) NoSQL
14 11 (25.00%) Business Analytics
15 10 (22.73%) Open Source
15 10 (22.73%) Business Development
15 10 (22.73%) KML
15 10 (22.73%) PostgreSQL
15 10 (22.73%) ESRI
15 10 (22.73%) Python

Big Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 17 (38.64%) Apache Pig
2 7 (15.91%) SAS
3 5 (11.36%) Apache
4 2 (4.55%) Jetty
4 2 (4.55%) JBoss
5 1 (2.27%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) SPSS
2 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.55%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (100.00%) Big Data
2 41 (93.18%) Hadoop
3 18 (40.91%) Apache Hive
4 14 (31.82%) HBase
5 11 (25.00%) NoSQL
6 10 (22.73%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (22.73%) MySQL
7 9 (20.45%) Sqoop
8 8 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
9 5 (11.36%) Pentaho
10 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
11 2 (4.55%) MarkLogic
11 2 (4.55%) Mahout
11 2 (4.55%) Data Mining
11 2 (4.55%) Apache Accumulo
12 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 1 (2.27%) HDInsight
12 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Legal
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Electronics
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (29.55%) XML
2 10 (22.73%) KML
3 2 (4.55%) Java EE
3 2 (4.55%) Spring
3 2 (4.55%) .NET
4 1 (2.27%) Apache Avro
4 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.09%) Mathematics
2 14 (31.82%) Computer Science
3 12 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (20.45%) Social Network
5 8 (18.18%) Data Structures
6 7 (15.91%) Data Integration
7 5 (11.36%) Statistics
7 5 (11.36%) Informatics
8 3 (6.82%) Visualisation
9 2 (4.55%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
10 1 (2.27%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 21 (47.73%) Linux
2 13 (29.55%) UNIX
3 2 (4.55%) CentOS
3 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.55%) Ubuntu
3 2 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (77.27%) Analytics
2 19 (43.18%) ETL
3 13 (29.55%) MapReduce
4 12 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (25.00%) Information Management
5 11 (25.00%) Business Analytics
6 10 (22.73%) Open Source
6 10 (22.73%) Business Development
7 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering
8 7 (15.91%) Big Data Analytics
8 7 (15.91%) Data Analytics
9 6 (13.64%) Use Case
9 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (11.36%) Programme Management
10 5 (11.36%) Data Architecture
11 4 (9.09%) Product Management
12 3 (6.82%) Software Delivery
12 3 (6.82%) Data Management
12 3 (6.82%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (54.55%) Java
2 13 (29.55%) C#
3 10 (22.73%) Python
4 8 (18.18%) R
5 6 (13.64%) MATLAB
6 5 (11.36%) PHP
7 2 (4.55%) Scala
7 2 (4.55%) Ruby
7 2 (4.55%) SQL
7 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) PhD
1 9 (20.45%) Degree
2 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.55%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) Apache Flume
2 3 (6.82%) HDFS
3 2 (4.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (2.27%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Puppet
1 2 (4.55%) Ganglia
1 2 (4.55%) Nagios
1 2 (4.55%) Hadoop YARN
1 2 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.27%) MOM
Vendors
1 21 (47.73%) Oracle
2 20 (45.45%) Cloudera
3 15 (34.09%) Hortonworks
4 10 (22.73%) ESRI
5 9 (20.45%) Greenplum
6 8 (18.18%) i2
7 7 (15.91%) Informatica
8 5 (11.36%) Talend
9 4 (9.09%) MapR
10 2 (4.55%) Rackspace
10 2 (4.55%) SAP
10 2 (4.55%) HP
11 1 (2.27%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (2.27%) IBM
11 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
11 1 (2.27%) Cognos
11 1 (2.27%) Business Objects
11 1 (2.27%) Ab Initio
11 1 (2.27%) Splunk
11 1 (2.27%) Tableau
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