The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data Consultant
Rank 866 905 907
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Consultant 69 32 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.030% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.031% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 46 27 23
Average salary £73,750 £70,750 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.24% -21.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £57,500 £53,000
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £90,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £82,500 £85,000
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -2.94%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 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
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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 +52 63 £77,500 +9.54% 9
London +30 51 £80,000 +13.07% 9
Leeds - 9 - -
West Yorkshire - 9 - -
Birmingham - 9 - -
West Midlands - 9 - -
Yorkshire - 9 - -
City of London +53 4 £65,000 -25.71% 2
East of England -1 1 £65,000 -18.75%
Cambridge - 1 £65,000 -
South East - 1 £62,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £65,000 -

Big Data Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 122 (100.00%) Big Data
2 88 (72.13%) Analytics
3 80 (65.57%) Hadoop
4 57 (46.72%) ETL
5 52 (42.62%) Java
5 52 (42.62%) Data Analytics
6 45 (36.89%) Cloudera
7 37 (30.33%) Python
8 36 (29.51%) C#
8 36 (29.51%) MongoDB
9 34 (27.87%) Greenplum
9 34 (27.87%) Software Engineering
10 31 (25.41%) PhD
10 31 (25.41%) NoSQL
11 29 (23.77%) Hortonworks
12 28 (22.95%) Big Data Analytics
13 27 (22.13%) Data Architecture
13 27 (22.13%) Mathematics
13 27 (22.13%) Finance
14 26 (21.31%) Information Management
14 26 (21.31%) Unix
15 25 (20.49%) Linux
15 25 (20.49%) Business Intelligence
15 25 (20.49%) Analytical Skills
16 24 (19.67%) XML
16 24 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
17 23 (18.85%) Neo4j
18 22 (18.03%) SQL
19 21 (17.21%) JavaScript
20 20 (16.39%) Business Development

Big Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 20 (16.39%) Apache Spark
2 18 (14.75%) Node.js
3 15 (12.30%) SAS
4 12 (9.84%) Apache Pig
5 7 (5.74%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (4.92%) Apache Solr
7 3 (2.46%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (4.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (14.75%) GitHub
2 1 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.82%) IaaS
2 1 (0.82%) PaaS
2 1 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (100.00%) Big Data
2 80 (65.57%) Hadoop
3 36 (29.51%) MongoDB
4 31 (25.41%) NoSQL
5 23 (18.85%) Neo4j
6 20 (16.39%) Apache Hive
7 19 (15.57%) Pentaho
8 18 (14.75%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (7.38%) Data Mining
9 9 (7.38%) Relational Database
10 8 (6.56%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (6.56%) Impala
11 7 (5.74%) HBase
11 7 (5.74%) MySQL
11 7 (5.74%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (4.92%) QlikView
12 6 (4.92%) Riak
12 6 (4.92%) Spark SQL
13 5 (4.10%) Oracle Exadata
13 5 (4.10%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 19 (15.57%) Talend Open Studio
2 18 (14.75%) Jenkins
General
1 27 (22.13%) Finance
2 20 (16.39%) Manufacturing
3 14 (11.48%) Telecoms
4 12 (9.84%) Pharmaceutical
5 11 (9.02%) Retail
6 9 (7.38%) Automotive
7 5 (4.10%) Local Government
8 3 (2.46%) Banking
9 2 (1.64%) Electronics
9 2 (1.64%) Marketing
10 1 (0.82%) Advertising
10 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.82%) Games
10 1 (0.82%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (19.67%) XML
2 20 (16.39%) Spring XD
3 18 (14.75%) Middleware
4 4 (3.28%) Apache Flex
4 4 (3.28%) KML
5 1 (0.82%) .NET
5 1 (0.82%) BSON
5 1 (0.82%) JSON
5 1 (0.82%) Kafka
5 1 (0.82%) OpenNLP
5 1 (0.82%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.13%) Mathematics
2 25 (20.49%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (15.57%) Visualisation
4 13 (10.66%) Computer Science
4 13 (10.66%) Data Integration
5 7 (5.74%) Statistics
6 4 (3.28%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.28%) Data Structures
6 4 (3.28%) iPad
7 3 (2.46%) Internet of Things
7 3 (2.46%) Social Network
8 2 (1.64%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.82%) Clustering
9 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.82%) Social Media
9 1 (0.82%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 26 (21.31%) Unix
2 25 (20.49%) Linux
3 1 (0.82%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (72.13%) Analytics
2 57 (46.72%) ETL
3 52 (42.62%) Data Analytics
4 34 (27.87%) Software Engineering
5 28 (22.95%) Big Data Analytics
6 27 (22.13%) Data Architecture
7 26 (21.31%) Information Management
8 25 (20.49%) Business Intelligence
9 24 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (16.39%) Business Development
11 19 (15.57%) Data Management
11 19 (15.57%) Open Source
12 18 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (14.75%) Data Governance
12 18 (14.75%) TDD
13 17 (13.93%) Data Visualisation
13 17 (13.93%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (13.11%) DevOps
14 16 (13.11%) Translating Business Requirements
15 12 (9.84%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 52 (42.62%) Java
2 37 (30.33%) Python
3 36 (29.51%) C#
4 22 (18.03%) SQL
5 21 (17.21%) JavaScript
6 11 (9.02%) Scala
7 9 (7.38%) R
8 5 (4.10%) C++
9 2 (1.64%) C
9 2 (1.64%) Ruby
9 2 (1.64%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.82%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 31 (25.41%) PhD
2 8 (6.56%) Degree
3 5 (4.10%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.28%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (3.28%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.46%) MBA
6 1 (0.82%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.28%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.82%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (8.20%) HDFS
2 1 (0.82%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (14.75%) Puppet
2 1 (0.82%) MOM
2 1 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 45 (36.89%) Cloudera
2 34 (27.87%) Greenplum
3 29 (23.77%) Hortonworks
4 19 (15.57%) Talend
5 18 (14.75%) MuleSoft
6 15 (12.30%) Oracle
7 9 (7.38%) SAP
8 7 (5.74%) Teradata
9 6 (4.92%) IBM
9 6 (4.92%) Informatica
9 6 (4.92%) Microsoft
9 6 (4.92%) Netezza
10 4 (3.28%) Cognos
10 4 (3.28%) ESRI
10 4 (3.28%) Hyperion
11 3 (2.46%) i2
11 3 (2.46%) Tableau
12 2 (1.64%) Sybase
13 1 (0.82%) Cognizant
13 1 (0.82%) TIBCO
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