The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data Consultant
Rank 861 877 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Consultant 32 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.003% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.003% -
Number of salaries quoted 28 3 0
Average salary £87,500 £72,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -
UK excluding London average salary £87,500 £68,750 -
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108763 102557 112445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.28% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 88869 85119 96467
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 22 July 2014 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 22 July 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 0 32 £87,500 +20.68% 2
London -10 23 £90,000 +24.13% 2
City of London - 8 £67,500 -
South East - 6 £87,500 -
Aldershot - 3 £87,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £87,500 -
Hampshire - 3 £87,500 -
Kent - 3 £87,500 -

Big Data Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 69 (100.00%) Big Data
2 40 (57.97%) Hadoop
3 35 (50.72%) Analytics
4 31 (44.93%) MapReduce
5 27 (39.13%) Business Development
6 26 (37.68%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (36.23%) NoSQL
8 22 (31.88%) ETL
9 17 (24.64%) Programme Management
10 12 (17.39%) Java
11 10 (14.49%) Cloudera
11 10 (14.49%) HBase
11 10 (14.49%) Apache Hive
12 9 (13.04%) Sqoop
12 9 (13.04%) Data Management
12 9 (13.04%) Data Integration
13 8 (11.59%) Information Management
13 8 (11.59%) Oracle
13 8 (11.59%) MongoDB
14 7 (10.14%) Splunk
15 6 (8.70%) Apache Pig
16 5 (7.25%) Apache Flume
16 5 (7.25%) Mahout
16 5 (7.25%) Weka
16 5 (7.25%) BDD
16 5 (7.25%) UNIX
16 5 (7.25%) TDD
16 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
16 5 (7.25%) Predictive Analytics
17 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Data Management

Big Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 6 (8.70%) Apache Pig
2 2 (2.90%) SAS
2 2 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Weka
2 4 (5.80%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (100.00%) Big Data
2 40 (57.97%) Hadoop
3 25 (36.23%) NoSQL
4 10 (14.49%) HBase
4 10 (14.49%) Apache Hive
5 9 (13.04%) Sqoop
6 8 (11.59%) MongoDB
7 5 (7.25%) Mahout
8 4 (5.80%) MySQL
9 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (2.90%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (2.90%) Data Mining
10 2 (2.90%) OLAP
10 2 (2.90%) DataStage
10 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
10 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
10 2 (2.90%) CouchDB
10 2 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.90%) Retail
2 2 (2.90%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (44.93%) MapReduce
2 4 (5.80%) XML
2 4 (5.80%) Kafka
3 2 (2.90%) Lucene
3 2 (2.90%) JSON
4 1 (1.45%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.45%) KML
4 1 (1.45%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Data Integration
2 4 (5.80%) Mathematics
2 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.35%) Clustering
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.25%) UNIX
2 4 (5.80%) Linux
3 1 (1.45%) CentOS
3 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (50.72%) Analytics
2 27 (39.13%) Business Development
3 26 (37.68%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (31.88%) ETL
5 17 (24.64%) Programme Management
6 9 (13.04%) Data Management
7 8 (11.59%) Information Management
8 5 (7.25%) BDD
8 5 (7.25%) TDD
8 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (7.25%) Predictive Analytics
9 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Data Management
9 4 (5.80%) Data Architecture
9 4 (5.80%) Data Modelling
9 4 (5.80%) Machine Learning
9 4 (5.80%) Business Analytics
9 4 (5.80%) Master Data Management
10 3 (4.35%) Software Engineering
11 2 (2.90%) Knowledge Management
11 2 (2.90%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.39%) Java
2 4 (5.80%) Python
2 4 (5.80%) SQL
2 4 (5.80%) C#
2 4 (5.80%) Scala
3 1 (1.45%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (5.80%) DV Cleared
1 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.35%) PhD
3 2 (2.90%) Degree
4 1 (1.45%) MBA
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) Apache Flume
2 3 (4.35%) HDFS
Vendors
1 10 (14.49%) Cloudera
2 8 (11.59%) Oracle
3 7 (10.14%) Splunk
4 3 (4.35%) Palantir
5 2 (2.90%) Teradata
5 2 (2.90%) Informatica
5 2 (2.90%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.90%) MapR
5 2 (2.90%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.45%) Ericsson
6 1 (1.45%) i2
6 1 (1.45%) ESRI
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