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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data Consultant
Rank 875 918 948
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Consultant 37 57 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.052% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.054% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 31 42 36
Median salary £60,000 £72,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.24% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,500 £57,600
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £85,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year
-29.41% +6.25%

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
91719 105001 110310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.26% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76765 87557 89208
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 2016 within the UK.

Big Data Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Big Data Consultant
Top 8 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 30 September 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 +40 37 £60,000 -17.24% 5
London +31 29 £60,000 -17.24% 4
Yorkshire - 5 £60,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 5 £60,000 - 1
South East +38 1 £72,500 -14.70%
Berkshire - 1 £72,500 -
Maidenhead - 1 £72,500 -
Bradford - 1 £65,000 -

Big Data Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 99 (100.00%) Big Data
2 85 (85.86%) Hadoop
3 59 (59.60%) Analytics
4 48 (48.48%) Business Intelligence
5 37 (37.37%) Python
6 33 (33.33%) Java
6 33 (33.33%) Data Analytics
7 30 (30.30%) ETL
8 29 (29.29%) Data Warehouse
8 29 (29.29%) Analytical Skills
9 28 (28.28%) Apache Spark
10 27 (27.27%) Finance
11 22 (22.22%) SQL
12 20 (20.20%) MapReduce
13 19 (19.19%) R
13 19 (19.19%) Amazon AWS
13 19 (19.19%) Apache Hive
13 19 (19.19%) Degree
14 18 (18.18%) Data Management
14 18 (18.18%) Cloudera
14 18 (18.18%) NoSQL
15 17 (17.17%) Hortonworks
15 17 (17.17%) Netezza
15 17 (17.17%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (17.17%) Informatica
15 17 (17.17%) IBM
16 16 (16.16%) Linux
16 16 (16.16%) MicroStrategy
16 16 (16.16%) Information Management
16 16 (16.16%) MongoDB

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 28 (28.28%) Apache Spark
2 13 (13.13%) Apache
2 13 (13.13%) Apache Pig
2 13 (13.13%) SAS
3 7 (7.07%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.02%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (4.04%) SPSS
2 1 (1.01%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.01%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.02%) Maximo
1 2 (2.02%) TRIRIGA
2 1 (1.01%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 19 (19.19%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.04%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.02%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.07%) Internet
2 5 (5.05%) Firewall
3 1 (1.01%) 3G
3 1 (1.01%) iBeacon
3 1 (1.01%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.01%) LDAP
3 1 (1.01%) LTE
3 1 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (100.00%) Big Data
2 85 (85.86%) Hadoop
3 29 (29.29%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (19.19%) Apache Hive
5 18 (18.18%) NoSQL
6 16 (16.16%) MongoDB
7 15 (15.15%) HBase
8 13 (13.13%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (13.13%) DataStage
9 12 (12.12%) IBM InfoSphere
10 11 (11.11%) Impala
10 11 (11.11%) Pentaho
10 11 (11.11%) PowerCenter
11 8 (8.08%) Neo4j
11 8 (8.08%) QlikView
12 7 (7.07%) Relational Database
12 7 (7.07%) SQL Server
12 7 (7.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (6.06%) Mahout
13 6 (6.06%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 7 (7.07%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.03%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 27 (27.27%) Finance
2 8 (8.08%) Manufacturing
3 7 (7.07%) Banking
4 5 (5.05%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (3.03%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.02%) Front Office
6 2 (2.02%) Games
6 2 (2.02%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.01%) French Language
7 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.10%) Kafka
2 8 (8.08%) .NET
3 7 (7.07%) Web Services
4 5 (5.05%) Regular Expression
4 5 (5.05%) Samza
4 5 (5.05%) XML
4 5 (5.05%) ZeroMQ
5 3 (3.03%) KML
6 2 (2.02%) Akka
6 2 (2.02%) Spring
7 1 (1.01%) J2EE
7 1 (1.01%) Middleware
7 1 (1.01%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 29 (29.29%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (16.16%) Computer Science
2 16 (16.16%) Visualisation
3 13 (13.13%) Data Integration
4 9 (9.09%) Mathematics
5 7 (7.07%) Internet of Things
6 6 (6.06%) Management Information System
7 4 (4.04%) Physics
7 4 (4.04%) Social Network
8 3 (3.03%) Data Centre
8 3 (3.03%) Data Structures
9 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (2.02%) Fintech
9 2 (2.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (2.02%) Mobile Computing
9 2 (2.02%) Replication
9 2 (2.02%) Statistics
10 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
10 1 (1.01%) Clustering
10 1 (1.01%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.16%) Linux
2 7 (7.07%) Unix
3 5 (5.05%) CentOS
3 5 (5.05%) Windows
3 5 (5.05%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (59.60%) Analytics
2 48 (48.48%) Business Intelligence
3 33 (33.33%) Data Analytics
4 30 (30.30%) ETL
5 20 (20.20%) MapReduce
6 18 (18.18%) Data Management
7 17 (17.17%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (16.16%) Information Management
9 15 (15.15%) Big Data Analytics
10 14 (14.14%) Data Visualisation
11 13 (13.13%) Business Development
12 12 (12.12%) Master Data Management
13 11 (11.11%) Defect Management
13 11 (11.11%) Presales
14 10 (10.10%) Data Modelling
15 9 (9.09%) Business Analytics
15 9 (9.09%) Data Architecture
16 8 (8.08%) Migration
16 8 (8.08%) Use Case
17 7 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (37.37%) Python
2 33 (33.33%) Java
3 22 (22.22%) SQL
4 19 (19.19%) R
5 10 (10.10%) JavaScript
6 9 (9.09%) C#
7 8 (8.08%) Ruby
8 7 (7.07%) Perl
9 6 (6.06%) Scala
10 5 (5.05%) Bash Shell
10 5 (5.05%) C++
10 5 (5.05%) PowerShell
11 3 (3.03%) Clojure
12 2 (2.02%) C
12 2 (2.02%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (19.19%) Degree
2 5 (5.05%) PhD
3 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.01%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (15.15%) HDFS
2 7 (7.07%) Apache Flume
3 5 (5.05%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (2.02%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.01%) Ambari
2 1 (1.01%) Ansible
2 1 (1.01%) Ganglia
2 1 (1.01%) Nagios
2 1 (1.01%) Oozie
2 1 (1.01%) Puppet
2 1 (1.01%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 18 (18.18%) Cloudera
2 17 (17.17%) Hortonworks
2 17 (17.17%) IBM
2 17 (17.17%) Informatica
2 17 (17.17%) Netezza
3 16 (16.16%) MicroStrategy
4 12 (12.12%) Greenplum
4 12 (12.12%) Tableau
5 7 (7.07%) Oracle
6 6 (6.06%) Alteryx
6 6 (6.06%) Cognos
7 5 (5.05%) Cisco
7 5 (5.05%) MapR
7 5 (5.05%) TIBCO
8 4 (4.04%) SAP
8 4 (4.04%) Teradata
9 3 (3.03%) ESRI
9 3 (3.03%) Google
9 3 (3.03%) i2
9 3 (3.03%) Talend
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