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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data Consultant
Rank 843 922 946
Rank change year-on-year
+79 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Consultant 40 44 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.041% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.042% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 30 35 31
Median salary £68,750 £65,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £83,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary - £90,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
86247 103892 110745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.55% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71633 86643 91629
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 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 2016 within the UK.

Big Data Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Big Data Consultant
Top 5 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 4 December 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 +89 38 £68,750 +5.76% 4
London +82 38 £68,750 +5.76% 4
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
City of London +27 1 £75,000 +15.38% 1

Big Data Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 84 (100.00%) Big Data
2 72 (85.71%) Hadoop
3 41 (48.81%) Analytics
4 39 (46.43%) Apache Spark
5 37 (44.05%) Python
5 37 (44.05%) Business Intelligence
6 31 (36.90%) Java
7 28 (33.33%) Finance
8 27 (32.14%) MapReduce
9 25 (29.76%) R
10 24 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
11 23 (27.38%) Linux
12 22 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
13 19 (22.62%) Apache Pig
13 19 (22.62%) Data Analytics
13 19 (22.62%) Data Warehouse
13 19 (22.62%) SAS
14 18 (21.43%) MongoDB
14 18 (21.43%) HBase
15 16 (19.05%) Apache Cassandra
15 16 (19.05%) SQL
16 15 (17.86%) Tableau
16 15 (17.86%) Cloudera
16 15 (17.86%) Pentaho
16 15 (17.86%) Apache Flume
17 14 (16.67%) Hortonworks
17 14 (16.67%) Apache Hive
18 13 (15.48%) Visualisation
18 13 (15.48%) Web Services
18 13 (15.48%) ETL

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 39 (46.43%) Apache Spark
2 19 (22.62%) Apache Pig
2 19 (22.62%) SAS
3 10 (11.90%) Apache
4 2 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (5.95%) SPSS
2 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.19%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.38%) Maximo
1 2 (2.38%) TRIRIGA
2 1 (1.19%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 24 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.57%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.33%) Internet
2 3 (3.57%) tcpdump
2 3 (3.57%) Wireshark
3 2 (2.38%) DNS
3 2 (2.38%) Firewall
3 2 (2.38%) FTP
3 2 (2.38%) HTTP
4 1 (1.19%) 3G
4 1 (1.19%) iBeacon
4 1 (1.19%) LTE
4 1 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (100.00%) Big Data
2 72 (85.71%) Hadoop
3 19 (22.62%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (21.43%) HBase
4 18 (21.43%) MongoDB
5 16 (19.05%) Apache Cassandra
6 15 (17.86%) Pentaho
7 14 (16.67%) Apache Hive
8 12 (14.29%) Impala
8 12 (14.29%) Neo4j
8 12 (14.29%) NoSQL
9 7 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (8.33%) Sqoop
10 6 (7.14%) Relational Database
11 5 (5.95%) QlikView
11 5 (5.95%) RDBMS
12 4 (4.76%) Mahout
12 4 (4.76%) Spotfire
12 4 (4.76%) SQL Server
13 2 (2.38%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.57%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.19%) MSI
General
1 28 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (8.33%) Banking
3 4 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.38%) Games
5 2 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.19%) French Language
6 1 (1.19%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.48%) Web Services
2 11 (13.10%) Kafka
3 10 (11.90%) .NET
4 6 (7.14%) Samza
5 2 (2.38%) Regular Expression
5 2 (2.38%) ZeroMQ
6 1 (1.19%) J2EE
6 1 (1.19%) KML
6 1 (1.19%) Middleware
6 1 (1.19%) Spring
6 1 (1.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (15.48%) Visualisation
3 11 (13.10%) Computer Science
4 9 (10.71%) Algorithms
5 7 (8.33%) Internet of Things
5 7 (8.33%) Mathematics
6 6 (7.14%) Management Information System
7 5 (5.95%) Statistics
8 3 (3.57%) Data Centre
9 2 (2.38%) Client/Server
9 2 (2.38%) Data Integration
9 2 (2.38%) Mobile Computing
10 1 (1.19%) Data Structures
10 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.19%) Physics
10 1 (1.19%) Replication
10 1 (1.19%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.38%) Linux
2 9 (10.71%) Unix
3 2 (2.38%) CentOS
3 2 (2.38%) Windows
3 2 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (48.81%) Analytics
2 37 (44.05%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (32.14%) MapReduce
4 19 (22.62%) Data Analytics
5 13 (15.48%) ETL
6 12 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
7 11 (13.10%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (11.90%) Big Data Analytics
8 10 (11.90%) Business Analytics
8 10 (11.90%) Information Management
9 9 (10.71%) Migration
10 8 (9.52%) Data Management
10 8 (9.52%) Data Modelling
11 7 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
12 6 (7.14%) Business Development
12 6 (7.14%) Machine Learning
12 6 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (5.95%) Use Case
14 4 (4.76%) Customer Engagement
14 4 (4.76%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 37 (44.05%) Python
2 31 (36.90%) Java
3 25 (29.76%) R
4 16 (19.05%) SQL
5 7 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 7 (8.33%) Ruby
6 5 (5.95%) Scala
7 4 (4.76%) C#
7 4 (4.76%) Perl
8 2 (2.38%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.38%) C
8 2 (2.38%) PHP
8 2 (2.38%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.19%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 12 (14.29%) Degree
2 5 (5.95%) PhD
3 2 (2.38%) CISSP
4 1 (1.19%) CISM
4 1 (1.19%) GIAC
4 1 (1.19%) MBA
4 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (17.86%) Apache Flume
2 12 (14.29%) HDFS
3 2 (2.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (2.38%) GPFS
4 1 (1.19%) Docker
4 1 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.38%) Puppet
3 1 (1.19%) Ganglia
3 1 (1.19%) Nagios
3 1 (1.19%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 15 (17.86%) Cloudera
1 15 (17.86%) Tableau
2 14 (16.67%) Hortonworks
3 10 (11.90%) TIBCO
4 7 (8.33%) Greenplum
5 6 (7.14%) Cognos
5 6 (7.14%) Informatica
5 6 (7.14%) Netezza
6 5 (5.95%) Google
6 5 (5.95%) IBM
6 5 (5.95%) MapR
6 5 (5.95%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (4.76%) Alteryx
7 4 (4.76%) Oracle
7 4 (4.76%) Teradata
8 3 (3.57%) SAP
8 3 (3.57%) Talend
8 3 (3.57%) Vertica
9 2 (2.38%) Cisco
10 1 (1.19%) ESRI
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £95000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £90k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £90k + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago