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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data Consultant
Rank 861 916 928
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Consultant 49 54 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.050% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.052% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 38 35 36
Median salary £60,000 £75,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,250
10% offered a salary of more than £103,000 £88,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £63,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -21.25%

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
94118 103558 110626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79197 85888 89230
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £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 30 August 2016 within the UK.

Big Data Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Big Data Consultant
Top 12 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 30 August 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 +31 47 £60,000 -20.00% 3
London +35 35 £60,000 -20.00% 2
Yorkshire - 6 £60,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 6 £60,000 - 1
Berkshire - 3 £72,500 -
Maidenhead - 3 £72,500 -
South East - 3 £72,500 -
Scotland +15 2 - -
Glasgow +2 2 - -
City of London +53 1 £50,000 -27.27%
East of England - 1 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £50,000 -

Big Data Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 111 (100.00%) Big Data
2 93 (83.78%) Hadoop
3 69 (62.16%) Analytics
4 48 (43.24%) Business Intelligence
5 37 (33.33%) Java
6 36 (32.43%) Data Analytics
7 35 (31.53%) Python
8 33 (29.73%) ETL
8 33 (29.73%) Finance
9 30 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
10 29 (26.13%) Apache Spark
11 27 (24.32%) Data Warehouse
12 24 (21.62%) Cloudera
12 24 (21.62%) Apache Hive
13 23 (20.72%) MongoDB
13 23 (20.72%) NoSQL
13 23 (20.72%) SQL
14 22 (19.82%) Degree
15 20 (18.02%) HBase
16 19 (17.12%) Computer Science
16 19 (17.12%) MapReduce
17 18 (16.22%) R
17 18 (16.22%) Apache Cassandra
17 18 (16.22%) Hortonworks
17 18 (16.22%) Data Management
18 17 (15.32%) Information Management
18 17 (15.32%) Netezza
18 17 (15.32%) Business Development
18 17 (15.32%) Linux
18 17 (15.32%) IBM

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 29 (26.13%) Apache Spark
2 15 (13.51%) Apache Pig
3 14 (12.61%) SAS
4 12 (10.81%) Apache
5 7 (6.31%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.80%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (3.60%) SPSS
2 1 (0.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.90%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.80%) Maximo
1 2 (1.80%) TRIRIGA
2 1 (0.90%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.32%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.60%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.80%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.90%) GitHub
4 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.21%) Internet
2 5 (4.50%) Firewall
3 1 (0.90%) 3G
3 1 (0.90%) iBeacon
3 1 (0.90%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.90%) LDAP
3 1 (0.90%) LTE
3 1 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (100.00%) Big Data
2 93 (83.78%) Hadoop
3 27 (24.32%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (21.62%) Apache Hive
5 23 (20.72%) MongoDB
5 23 (20.72%) NoSQL
6 20 (18.02%) HBase
7 18 (16.22%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (12.61%) Impala
9 13 (11.71%) DataStage
10 12 (10.81%) IBM InfoSphere
10 12 (10.81%) Pentaho
11 11 (9.91%) PowerCenter
12 9 (8.11%) Neo4j
13 8 (7.21%) SQL Server
14 7 (6.31%) Mahout
14 7 (6.31%) QlikView
15 6 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (5.41%) Sqoop
16 5 (4.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.70%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.90%) Jenkins
General
1 33 (29.73%) Finance
2 11 (9.91%) Manufacturing
3 9 (8.11%) Banking
4 6 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (3.60%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.80%) Front Office
6 2 (1.80%) Games
6 2 (1.80%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.80%) Retail
6 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.90%) French Language
7 1 (0.90%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.11%) .NET
2 7 (6.31%) Web Services
2 7 (6.31%) XML
3 6 (5.41%) Kafka
4 5 (4.50%) Regular Expression
4 5 (4.50%) ZeroMQ
5 4 (3.60%) KML
6 2 (1.80%) Akka
6 2 (1.80%) Middleware
6 2 (1.80%) Samza
6 2 (1.80%) Spring
7 1 (0.90%) J2EE
7 1 (0.90%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 30 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (17.12%) Computer Science
3 15 (13.51%) Data Integration
4 14 (12.61%) Visualisation
5 13 (11.71%) Mathematics
6 7 (6.31%) Management Information System
7 6 (5.41%) Internet of Things
8 5 (4.50%) Physics
8 5 (4.50%) Social Network
9 4 (3.60%) Data Structures
10 3 (2.70%) Algorithms
10 3 (2.70%) Data Centre
10 3 (2.70%) Statistics
11 2 (1.80%) Clustering
11 2 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.80%) Fintech
11 2 (1.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (1.80%) Life Science
11 2 (1.80%) Mobile Computing
11 2 (1.80%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.32%) Linux
2 8 (7.21%) Unix
3 5 (4.50%) CentOS
3 5 (4.50%) Windows
3 5 (4.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (62.16%) Analytics
2 48 (43.24%) Business Intelligence
3 36 (32.43%) Data Analytics
4 33 (29.73%) ETL
5 19 (17.12%) MapReduce
6 18 (16.22%) Data Management
7 17 (15.32%) Business Development
7 17 (15.32%) Information Management
8 16 (14.41%) Big Data Analytics
9 15 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (12.61%) Presales
11 12 (10.81%) Data Visualisation
11 12 (10.81%) Master Data Management
12 11 (9.91%) Business Analytics
12 11 (9.91%) Data Modelling
12 11 (9.91%) Defect Management
12 11 (9.91%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (9.01%) Data Architecture
13 10 (9.01%) Decision Quality
13 10 (9.01%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 37 (33.33%) Java
2 35 (31.53%) Python
3 23 (20.72%) SQL
4 18 (16.22%) R
5 13 (11.71%) C#
6 10 (9.01%) JavaScript
7 9 (8.11%) Scala
8 8 (7.21%) Perl
9 7 (6.31%) C++
9 7 (6.31%) Ruby
10 5 (4.50%) Bash Shell
10 5 (4.50%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.70%) Clojure
12 2 (1.80%) C
12 2 (1.80%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (19.82%) Degree
2 8 (7.21%) PhD
3 2 (1.80%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.90%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 17 (15.32%) HDFS
2 8 (7.21%) Apache Flume
3 5 (4.50%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (1.80%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.80%) Ambari
2 2 (1.80%) Puppet
3 1 (0.90%) Ansible
3 1 (0.90%) Ganglia
3 1 (0.90%) Nagios
3 1 (0.90%) Oozie
3 1 (0.90%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 24 (21.62%) Cloudera
2 18 (16.22%) Hortonworks
3 17 (15.32%) IBM
3 17 (15.32%) Informatica
3 17 (15.32%) Netezza
4 16 (14.41%) MicroStrategy
5 14 (12.61%) Greenplum
6 11 (9.91%) Tableau
7 9 (8.11%) Oracle
8 6 (5.41%) Cognos
8 6 (5.41%) MapR
9 5 (4.50%) Alteryx
9 5 (4.50%) Cisco
9 5 (4.50%) Teradata
9 5 (4.50%) TIBCO
10 4 (3.60%) ESRI
10 4 (3.60%) i2
10 4 (3.60%) SAP
11 3 (2.70%) Talend
11 3 (2.70%) Vertica
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
London
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