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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Big Data Consultant
UK
Rank 801 873 918
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Consultant 44 54 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.054% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.056% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 30 34 27
Median salary £65,000 £67,500 £70,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -4.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £120,000 £87,000
UK excluding London median salary £78,750 £62,500 £82,500
% change year-on-year
+26.00% -24.24%

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
81089 96565 99662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67342 81085 82844
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 18 January 2017 within the UK.

Big Data Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Big Data Consultant
Top 10 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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +67 42 £65,000 -3.70% 12
London +58 38 £65,000 -3.70% 9
South East +55 4 £78,750 +26.00%
Berkshire - 3 £78,750 -
Scotland - 2 - - 2
Edinburgh - 2 - - 2
City of London +22 1 £75,000 +15.38% 5
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -

Big Data Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 78 (100.00%) Big Data
2 68 (87.18%) Hadoop
3 48 (61.54%) Apache Spark
4 38 (48.72%) Python
5 34 (43.59%) MapReduce
6 33 (42.31%) Java
7 31 (39.74%) Business Intelligence
8 30 (38.46%) Finance
8 30 (38.46%) R
8 30 (38.46%) Analytics
9 27 (34.62%) Apache Pig
10 25 (32.05%) HBase
10 25 (32.05%) Linux
11 24 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
12 20 (25.64%) MongoDB
12 20 (25.64%) SAS
13 18 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra
13 18 (23.08%) Tableau
13 18 (23.08%) Apache Flume
13 18 (23.08%) Apache Hive
14 17 (21.79%) Pentaho
15 16 (20.51%) Web Services
15 16 (20.51%) Impala
15 16 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (19.23%) SQL
16 15 (19.23%) Neo4j
17 14 (17.95%) .NET
17 14 (17.95%) Data Warehouse
17 14 (17.95%) TIBCO
18 13 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

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 48 (61.54%) Apache Spark
2 27 (34.62%) Apache Pig
3 20 (25.64%) SAS
4 6 (7.69%) Apache
5 1 (1.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.56%) Maximo
1 2 (2.56%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 24 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.56%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (1.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) Internet
2 3 (3.85%) tcpdump
2 3 (3.85%) Wireshark
3 2 (2.56%) DNS
3 2 (2.56%) FTP
3 2 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (100.00%) Big Data
2 68 (87.18%) Hadoop
3 25 (32.05%) HBase
4 20 (25.64%) MongoDB
5 18 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra
5 18 (23.08%) Apache Hive
6 17 (21.79%) Pentaho
7 16 (20.51%) Impala
8 15 (19.23%) Neo4j
9 14 (17.95%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (11.54%) NoSQL
10 9 (11.54%) Sqoop
11 5 (6.41%) Relational Database
11 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (5.13%) RDBMS
13 3 (3.85%) Mahout
13 3 (3.85%) QlikView
13 3 (3.85%) Spotfire
14 1 (1.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 1 (1.28%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.28%) MSI
2 1 (1.28%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 30 (38.46%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Banking
3 5 (6.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.56%) Games
4 2 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.51%) Web Services
2 14 (17.95%) .NET
3 12 (15.38%) Kafka
4 6 (7.69%) Samza
5 1 (1.28%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 10 (12.82%) Visualisation
4 8 (10.26%) Statistics
5 7 (8.97%) Computer Science
5 7 (8.97%) Mathematics
6 5 (6.41%) Internet of Things
6 5 (6.41%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.85%) Data Centre
8 2 (2.56%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.56%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (1.28%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.05%) Linux
2 10 (12.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (43.59%) MapReduce
2 31 (39.74%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (38.46%) Analytics
4 13 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (16.67%) Data Analytics
5 11 (14.10%) Information Management
6 9 (11.54%) Data Visualisation
6 9 (11.54%) Migration
7 8 (10.26%) ETL
7 8 (10.26%) Machine Learning
8 7 (8.97%) Deep Learning
8 7 (8.97%) Linear Regression
8 7 (8.97%) Predictive Modelling
9 6 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (6.41%) Business Analytics
11 4 (5.13%) Big Data Analytics
11 4 (5.13%) Data Modelling
11 4 (5.13%) Software Engineering
11 4 (5.13%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 38 (48.72%) Python
2 33 (42.31%) Java
3 30 (38.46%) R
4 15 (19.23%) SQL
5 9 (11.54%) Scala
6 6 (7.69%) Ruby
7 5 (6.41%) JavaScript
8 4 (5.13%) C#
9 2 (2.56%) PHP
10 1 (1.28%) C
10 1 (1.28%) C++
10 1 (1.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (11.54%) Degree
2 7 (8.97%) PhD
3 2 (2.56%) CISSP
3 2 (2.56%) MBA
4 1 (1.28%) CISM
4 1 (1.28%) GIAC
System Software
1 18 (23.08%) Apache Flume
2 13 (16.67%) HDFS
3 2 (2.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.28%) Docker
4 1 (1.28%) GPFS
4 1 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) Oozie
1 2 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (23.08%) Tableau
2 14 (17.95%) TIBCO
3 8 (10.26%) Cloudera
3 8 (10.26%) Hortonworks
4 5 (6.41%) Google
5 4 (5.13%) Cognos
5 4 (5.13%) MapR
6 3 (3.85%) Alteryx
6 3 (3.85%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (2.56%) Ab Initio
7 2 (2.56%) Greenplum
7 2 (2.56%) IBM
7 2 (2.56%) Informatica
7 2 (2.56%) Netezza
7 2 (2.56%) Vertica
8 1 (1.28%) EMC
8 1 (1.28%) Talend
8 1 (1.28%) Teradata
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Posted: 16 hours ago
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Greater Manchester
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Edinburgh & Lothians
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45,000 - £62,000
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