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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data Consultant
Rank 845 934 962
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Consultant 64 31 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.064% 0.029% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.030% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 46 25 46
Median salary £68,750 £70,000 £87,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £60,000 £87,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -31.42%

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
95982 104272 114131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 80766 85499 93521
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +57 60 £70,000 - 13
London +68 51 £75,000 - 7
Cambridge - 4 £65,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 4 £65,000 - 2
East of England - 4 £65,000 - 2
Scotland -4 3 - - 1
Glasgow -15 3 - -
South East +18 2 £70,000 +115.38% 2
Berkshire +12 2 £70,000 +16.66% 2
Maidenhead - 2 £70,000 - 1
City of London +50 1 £55,000 -15.38% 3
Birmingham - 1 £90,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £90,000 -

Big Data Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 144 (100.00%) Big Data
2 109 (75.69%) Hadoop
3 96 (66.67%) Analytics
4 62 (43.06%) Data Analytics
5 61 (42.36%) Java
6 56 (38.89%) Cloudera
7 52 (36.11%) ETL
8 48 (33.33%) Finance
9 44 (30.56%) Python
9 44 (30.56%) MongoDB
10 41 (28.47%) Business Intelligence
11 39 (27.08%) NoSQL
12 38 (26.39%) Greenplum
12 38 (26.39%) Apache Spark
13 37 (25.69%) Hortonworks
14 34 (23.61%) C#
14 34 (23.61%) Business Development
15 33 (22.92%) Information Management
15 33 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
16 31 (21.53%) Software Engineering
17 30 (20.83%) Unix
18 29 (20.14%) Linux
18 29 (20.14%) Mathematics
18 29 (20.14%) Manufacturing
19 28 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
19 28 (19.44%) PhD
19 28 (19.44%) Apache Hive
20 27 (18.75%) XML
21 26 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
22 24 (16.67%) Big Data Analytics

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 38 (26.39%) Apache Spark
2 18 (12.50%) Node.js
3 15 (10.42%) SAS
4 11 (7.64%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (4.86%) Apache
5 7 (4.86%) Apache Pig
6 6 (4.17%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (3.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (13.89%) GitHub
2 5 (3.47%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.56%) Internet
2 2 (1.39%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (100.00%) Big Data
2 109 (75.69%) Hadoop
3 44 (30.56%) MongoDB
4 39 (27.08%) NoSQL
5 28 (19.44%) Apache Hive
6 24 (16.67%) Neo4j
6 24 (16.67%) Pentaho
7 21 (14.58%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (11.81%) Apache Cassandra
8 17 (11.81%) Impala
9 13 (9.03%) HBase
10 12 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (6.94%) DataStage
11 10 (6.94%) IBM InfoSphere
12 9 (6.25%) MySQL
13 8 (5.56%) PowerCenter
14 7 (4.86%) Data Mining
15 6 (4.17%) Riak
15 6 (4.17%) SAP HANA
15 6 (4.17%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 20 (13.89%) Jenkins
2 18 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 48 (33.33%) Finance
2 29 (20.14%) Manufacturing
3 15 (10.42%) Pharmaceutical
4 12 (8.33%) Retail
5 10 (6.94%) Automotive
6 6 (4.17%) Banking
7 5 (3.47%) Financial Institution
7 5 (3.47%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.39%) Advertising
8 2 (1.39%) Front Office
8 2 (1.39%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.69%) Electronics
9 1 (0.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (18.75%) XML
2 20 (13.89%) Middleware
3 18 (12.50%) Spring XD
4 6 (4.17%) KML
5 5 (3.47%) .NET
6 4 (2.78%) Kafka
6 4 (2.78%) Spring
7 2 (1.39%) Akka
7 2 (1.39%) Apache Flex
7 2 (1.39%) Regular Expression
7 2 (1.39%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.14%) Mathematics
2 26 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (13.89%) Visualisation
4 16 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 13 (9.03%) Data Integration
6 7 (4.86%) Social Network
7 6 (4.17%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.78%) Data Centre
8 4 (2.78%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.78%) Physics
9 3 (2.08%) Algorithms
9 3 (2.08%) Clustering
9 3 (2.08%) Statistics
10 2 (1.39%) Economics
10 2 (1.39%) Fintech
10 2 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.39%) Internet of Things
10 2 (1.39%) Life Science
11 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (20.83%) Unix
2 29 (20.14%) Linux
3 2 (1.39%) CentOS
3 2 (1.39%) Windows
3 2 (1.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (66.67%) Analytics
2 62 (43.06%) Data Analytics
3 52 (36.11%) ETL
4 41 (28.47%) Business Intelligence
5 34 (23.61%) Business Development
6 33 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (22.92%) Information Management
7 31 (21.53%) Software Engineering
8 28 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 24 (16.67%) Big Data Analytics
10 21 (14.58%) Open Source
11 20 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (13.89%) TDD
12 18 (12.50%) Data Architecture
13 17 (11.81%) Data Management
13 17 (11.81%) Data Visualisation
13 17 (11.81%) Translating Business Requirements
14 16 (11.11%) Business Analytics
14 16 (11.11%) DevOps
14 16 (11.11%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 61 (42.36%) Java
2 44 (30.56%) Python
3 34 (23.61%) C#
4 24 (16.67%) SQL
5 23 (15.97%) JavaScript
6 13 (9.03%) R
6 13 (9.03%) Scala
7 12 (8.33%) C++
8 4 (2.78%) Perl
9 3 (2.08%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.39%) Clojure
10 2 (1.39%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.39%) Ruby
11 1 (0.69%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (19.44%) PhD
2 20 (13.89%) Degree
3 7 (4.86%) Security Cleared
4 6 (4.17%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.39%) MBA
7 1 (0.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.47%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.69%) QA
2 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (15.28%) HDFS
2 2 (1.39%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.69%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 20 (13.89%) Puppet
2 1 (0.69%) Ambari
2 1 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 56 (38.89%) Cloudera
2 38 (26.39%) Greenplum
3 37 (25.69%) Hortonworks
4 20 (13.89%) MuleSoft
5 18 (12.50%) IBM
5 18 (12.50%) Informatica
5 18 (12.50%) Talend
6 15 (10.42%) Oracle
7 14 (9.72%) Netezza
8 9 (6.25%) MicroStrategy
9 8 (5.56%) SAP
10 7 (4.86%) Teradata
11 6 (4.17%) ESRI
11 6 (4.17%) i2
12 5 (3.47%) Tableau
13 4 (2.78%) Cognos
13 4 (2.78%) Hyperion
13 4 (2.78%) Microsoft
14 3 (2.08%) RapidMiner
14 3 (2.08%) Splunk
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