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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data Consultant
Rank 864 940 937
Rank change year-on-year
+76 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Consultant 63 44 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.064% 0.040% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.042% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 41 28 39
Median salary £60,000 £72,500 £87,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.24% -17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £55,000 £87,500
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -37.14%

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
94503 106017 112388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.30% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79488 87462 91612
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 27 July 2016 within the UK.

Big Data Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Big Data Consultant
Top 14 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 27 July 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 +46 59 £60,000 -20.00% 3
London +56 47 £60,000 -21.31% 2
South East +14 5 £72,500 +123.07%
Berkshire +10 5 £72,500 +20.83%
Maidenhead - 5 £72,500 -
Scotland +4 4 - -
Glasgow -11 4 - -
Yorkshire - 4 £56,250 - 1
East of England - 3 £65,000 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £57,500 - 1
Cambridge - 2 £65,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £65,000 -
City of London +57 1 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £50,000 -

Big Data Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 131 (100.00%) Big Data
2 106 (80.92%) Hadoop
3 80 (61.07%) Analytics
4 55 (41.98%) Java
5 45 (34.35%) Cloudera
6 43 (32.82%) ETL
7 42 (32.06%) Python
7 42 (32.06%) Data Analytics
8 41 (31.30%) Business Intelligence
8 41 (31.30%) Finance
9 36 (27.48%) Apache Spark
10 33 (25.19%) MongoDB
11 32 (24.43%) Hortonworks
12 30 (22.90%) NoSQL
13 29 (22.14%) Apache Hive
14 28 (21.37%) Greenplum
15 27 (20.61%) Data Warehouse
16 26 (19.85%) Linux
16 26 (19.85%) Analytical Skills
17 25 (19.08%) C#
18 23 (17.56%) Business Development
18 23 (17.56%) Degree
19 22 (16.79%) Mathematics
19 22 (16.79%) HDFS
19 22 (16.79%) SQL
19 22 (16.79%) Agile Software Development
20 21 (16.03%) Computer Science
21 20 (15.27%) Apache Cassandra
22 19 (14.50%) Informatica
22 19 (14.50%) Unix

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 36 (27.48%) Apache Spark
2 15 (11.45%) SAS
3 13 (9.92%) Apache Pig
4 11 (8.40%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (7.63%) Apache
6 3 (2.29%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (1.53%) SPSS
2 1 (0.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.76%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.45%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.87%) GitHub
3 1 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.76%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.11%) Internet
2 5 (3.82%) Firewall
3 1 (0.76%) 3G
3 1 (0.76%) iBeacon
3 1 (0.76%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.76%) LDAP
3 1 (0.76%) LTE
3 1 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (100.00%) Big Data
2 106 (80.92%) Hadoop
3 33 (25.19%) MongoDB
4 30 (22.90%) NoSQL
5 29 (22.14%) Apache Hive
6 27 (20.61%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (15.27%) Apache Cassandra
8 19 (14.50%) Pentaho
9 18 (13.74%) HBase
9 18 (13.74%) Neo4j
10 17 (12.98%) Impala
11 13 (9.92%) DataStage
12 12 (9.16%) HAWQ
12 12 (9.16%) IBM InfoSphere
12 12 (9.16%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (8.40%) PowerCenter
14 9 (6.87%) MySQL
15 8 (6.11%) SQL Server
16 6 (4.58%) QlikView
16 6 (4.58%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 9 (6.87%) Jenkins
1 9 (6.87%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (2.29%) Git (software)
General
1 41 (31.30%) Finance
2 18 (13.74%) Manufacturing
3 9 (6.87%) Banking
4 8 (6.11%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (4.58%) Financial Institution
6 4 (3.05%) Retail
7 2 (1.53%) Automotive
7 2 (1.53%) Front Office
7 2 (1.53%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.76%) Advertising
8 1 (0.76%) French Language
8 1 (0.76%) Games
8 1 (0.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.98%) XML
2 10 (7.63%) .NET
3 9 (6.87%) Middleware
4 7 (5.34%) KML
4 7 (5.34%) Node.js
4 7 (5.34%) Spring XD
5 5 (3.82%) Kafka
5 5 (3.82%) Regular Expression
5 5 (3.82%) Spring
5 5 (3.82%) Web Services
5 5 (3.82%) ZeroMQ
6 2 (1.53%) Akka
7 1 (0.76%) J2EE
7 1 (0.76%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.85%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (16.79%) Mathematics
3 21 (16.03%) Computer Science
4 15 (11.45%) Data Integration
5 13 (9.92%) Visualisation
6 8 (6.11%) Social Network
7 7 (5.34%) Data Structures
8 5 (3.82%) Management Information System
8 5 (3.82%) Physics
9 4 (3.05%) Algorithms
9 4 (3.05%) Clustering
9 4 (3.05%) Statistics
10 3 (2.29%) Data Centre
10 3 (2.29%) Internet of Things
11 2 (1.53%) Economics
11 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.53%) Fintech
11 2 (1.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (1.53%) Life Science
11 2 (1.53%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (19.85%) Linux
2 19 (14.50%) Unix
3 5 (3.82%) CentOS
3 5 (3.82%) Windows
3 5 (3.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (61.07%) Analytics
2 43 (32.82%) ETL
3 42 (32.06%) Data Analytics
4 41 (31.30%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (17.56%) Business Development
6 22 (16.79%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (13.74%) Big Data Analytics
7 18 (13.74%) Data Management
7 18 (13.74%) Software Engineering
7 18 (13.74%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (12.98%) Information Management
9 16 (12.21%) MapReduce
10 15 (11.45%) Open Source
10 15 (11.45%) Presales
11 14 (10.69%) Business Analytics
12 13 (9.92%) Data Architecture
13 12 (9.16%) Master Data Management
14 11 (8.40%) Data Visualisation
14 11 (8.40%) Defect Management
14 11 (8.40%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 55 (41.98%) Java
2 42 (32.06%) Python
3 25 (19.08%) C#
4 22 (16.79%) SQL
5 18 (13.74%) R
6 14 (10.69%) JavaScript
7 12 (9.16%) Scala
8 11 (8.40%) C++
9 8 (6.11%) Perl
10 5 (3.82%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.82%) PowerShell
11 4 (3.05%) Ruby
12 3 (2.29%) Clojure
13 2 (1.53%) C
14 1 (0.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (17.56%) Degree
2 18 (13.74%) PhD
3 4 (3.05%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.76%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 22 (16.79%) HDFS
2 6 (4.58%) Apache Flume
3 5 (3.82%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.76%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 10 (7.63%) Puppet
2 2 (1.53%) Ambari
2 2 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.76%) Ansible
3 1 (0.76%) Ganglia
3 1 (0.76%) Nagios
3 1 (0.76%) Oozie
3 1 (0.76%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 45 (34.35%) Cloudera
2 32 (24.43%) Hortonworks
3 28 (21.37%) Greenplum
4 19 (14.50%) Informatica
5 18 (13.74%) IBM
6 16 (12.21%) Netezza
7 14 (10.69%) MicroStrategy
8 13 (9.92%) Oracle
9 10 (7.63%) Tableau
10 9 (6.87%) MuleSoft
10 9 (6.87%) Talend
11 7 (5.34%) ESRI
11 7 (5.34%) i2
12 6 (4.58%) MapR
13 5 (3.82%) Cisco
13 5 (3.82%) SAP
13 5 (3.82%) Teradata
14 4 (3.05%) TIBCO
15 3 (2.29%) Alteryx
15 3 (2.29%) RapidMiner
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