The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Data Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Consultant
Rank 735 704 712
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Consultant 169 205 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 131 164 123
Average salary £60,000 £64,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £91,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £62,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-22.00% +25.00%

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
102778 107783 99441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.50% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85796 87187 82527
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Data Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Consultant within the UK.

Data Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Data Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Consultant over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 within the UK.

Data Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Data Consultant
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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 -16 154 £60,000 -7.69% 19
London -32 99 £67,500 +3.05% 12
North West 0 17 £40,000 -37.25% 2
City of London +28 15 £67,500 +8.00% 6
Manchester +11 15 £40,000 -38.46% 2
South East -1 14 £50,750 -15.41% 2
Scotland +15 10 £52,500 -47.50%
South West -8 9 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Yorkshire +19 8 £77,000 +120.00%
Edinburgh +4 8 £50,000 -
Wiltshire +3 8 £45,000 +63.63% 1
West Yorkshire +14 6 £77,000 +120.00%
Bradford - 6 £77,000 -
Berkshire - 6 £55,000 -
Glasgow - 6 £63,000 -
Swindon - 5 £42,500 -
Surrey +2 4 £50,000 -20.00%
Chertsey -4 3 - -
Slough - 3 £56,250 -
Hampshire +18 2 £47,500 +13.43%
Oxfordshire +2 2 £49,500 +65.00%
East of England -4 2 £42,500 -46.87%
Hertfordshire -7 2 £42,500 -46.87%
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
Bracknell - 2 £45,750 -
West Midlands -9 1 £35,000 -56.25% 1
Gloucestershire -9 1 £55,000 +83.33%
Coventry - 1 £35,000 - 1
Reading - 1 £47,500 -
Cirencester - 1 £55,000 -

Data Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited 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 Data Consultant in their job title.

1 177 (46.83%) Analytics
2 126 (33.33%) Data Management
3 119 (31.48%) Finance
4 118 (31.22%) Migration
5 117 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
6 115 (30.42%) Data Migration
7 104 (27.51%) Big Data
7 104 (27.51%) Oracle
8 101 (26.72%) ETL
9 97 (25.66%) Business Intelligence
10 92 (24.34%) Data Warehouse
11 90 (23.81%) SQL
12 80 (21.16%) Data Integration
12 80 (21.16%) Hadoop
13 79 (20.90%) Informatica
14 71 (18.78%) SAP
15 69 (18.25%) SQL Server
16 67 (17.72%) SAS
17 64 (16.93%) Data Modelling
18 59 (15.61%) Data Analytics
19 56 (14.81%) Data Architecture
20 55 (14.55%) Data Quality
21 54 (14.29%) Microsoft
22 53 (14.02%) Data Governance
22 53 (14.02%) Degree
23 51 (13.49%) Information Management
23 51 (13.49%) Data Analysis
24 50 (13.23%) IBM
25 47 (12.43%) R
26 43 (11.38%) Tableau

Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited 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 Data Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 67 (17.72%) SAS
2 29 (7.67%) Apache Pig
3 8 (2.12%) Lync
4 6 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (1.59%) NetWeaver
5 5 (1.32%) Apache
6 4 (1.06%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.53%) JBoss
7 2 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.53%) Jetty
7 2 (0.53%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.26%) IIS
8 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.26%) Documentum
Applications
1 33 (8.73%) MS Excel
2 31 (8.20%) SPSS
3 7 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.53%) MS Office
5 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.26%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.26%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.26%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 10 (2.65%) Oracle Utilities
2 8 (2.12%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 5 (1.32%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (0.79%) Oracle FAH
4 3 (0.79%) Cognos Planning
4 3 (0.79%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.53%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.26%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.97%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.91%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (2.38%) Amazon S3
3 9 (2.38%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (0.53%) SaaS
4 2 (0.53%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.17%) LAN
1 12 (3.17%) WAN
2 10 (2.65%) Cisco IPT
3 8 (2.12%) SCCP
3 8 (2.12%) H.323
3 8 (2.12%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.12%) WebEx
4 7 (1.85%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (1.59%) Firewall
6 4 (1.06%) NAS
6 4 (1.06%) Unified Communications
6 4 (1.06%) SAN
7 3 (0.79%) Wireless
7 3 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.53%) Network Security
8 2 (0.53%) FTP
8 2 (0.53%) VoIP
9 1 (0.26%) MPLS
9 1 (0.26%) OSPF
9 1 (0.26%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (27.51%) Big Data
2 92 (24.34%) Data Warehouse
3 80 (21.16%) Hadoop
4 69 (18.25%) SQL Server
5 35 (9.26%) Relational Database
6 34 (8.99%) MongoDB
7 33 (8.73%) BusinessObjects
7 33 (8.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 32 (8.47%) Apache Hive
9 29 (7.67%) NoSQL
10 23 (6.08%) PostgreSQL
11 21 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
12 20 (5.29%) Mahout
12 20 (5.29%) QlikView
12 20 (5.29%) DB2
12 20 (5.29%) Data Mining
13 19 (5.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 16 (4.23%) HBase
15 14 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
15 14 (3.70%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 33 (8.73%) Talend Open Studio
2 20 (5.29%) LSMW
3 11 (2.91%) Git (software)
4 10 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (2.65%) Visual Studio
5 9 (2.38%) Jenkins
5 9 (2.38%) Yeoman
6 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.53%) ERwin
6 2 (0.53%) JIRA
6 2 (0.53%) Hudson
6 2 (0.53%) FishEye
General
1 119 (31.48%) Finance
2 42 (11.11%) Banking
3 40 (10.58%) Retail
4 23 (6.08%) Telecoms
5 17 (4.50%) Marketing
6 11 (2.91%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (2.65%) Billing
8 8 (2.12%) Manufacturing
8 8 (2.12%) General Ledger
8 8 (2.12%) Retail Banking
9 7 (1.85%) Publishing
10 6 (1.59%) Legal
11 5 (1.32%) Investment Banking
12 4 (1.06%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.79%) Local Government
14 2 (0.53%) Games
14 2 (0.53%) Front Office
14 2 (0.53%) Back Office
14 2 (0.53%) Electronics
15 1 (0.26%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.56%) XML
2 13 (3.44%) D3.js
3 10 (2.65%) KML
3 10 (2.65%) Web Services
3 10 (2.65%) Natural Language Processing
4 9 (2.38%) SciPy
4 9 (2.38%) Cascalog
4 9 (2.38%) Pandas
4 9 (2.38%) scikit-learn
4 9 (2.38%) HTML
4 9 (2.38%) BAPI
5 8 (2.12%) XMPP
6 5 (1.32%) JSON
7 3 (0.79%) Lucene
8 2 (0.53%) Spring
8 2 (0.53%) Grails
8 2 (0.53%) Spring XD
9 1 (0.26%) Spark Streaming
9 1 (0.26%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.26%) Apache Avro
Miscellaneous
1 117 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
2 80 (21.16%) Data Integration
3 35 (9.26%) Management Information System
4 33 (8.73%) Visualisation
5 27 (7.14%) Mathematics
6 26 (6.88%) Computer Science
7 20 (5.29%) Data Centre
8 18 (4.76%) Data Structures
9 16 (4.23%) Statistics
10 12 (3.17%) Algorithms
10 12 (3.17%) Data Extraction
11 9 (2.38%) Economics
12 8 (2.12%) Social Media
12 8 (2.12%) Social Network
12 8 (2.12%) Video Conferencing
13 6 (1.59%) Reference Data
13 6 (1.59%) Credit Risk
13 6 (1.59%) Blog
14 5 (1.32%) Replication
15 4 (1.06%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (5.29%) UNIX
2 19 (5.03%) Linux
3 2 (0.53%) Ubuntu
3 2 (0.53%) CentOS
3 2 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (46.83%) Analytics
2 126 (33.33%) Data Management
3 118 (31.22%) Migration
4 115 (30.42%) Data Migration
5 101 (26.72%) ETL
6 97 (25.66%) Business Intelligence
7 64 (16.93%) Data Modelling
8 59 (15.61%) Data Analytics
9 56 (14.81%) Data Architecture
10 53 (14.02%) Data Governance
11 51 (13.49%) Information Management
11 51 (13.49%) Data Analysis
12 39 (10.32%) Master Data Management
13 37 (9.79%) Quality Management
14 36 (9.52%) Business Development
15 27 (7.14%) Business Analytics
16 26 (6.88%) Agile Software Development
17 25 (6.61%) Stakeholder Management
18 24 (6.35%) Mentoring
19 22 (5.82%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 90 (23.81%) SQL
2 47 (12.43%) R
3 39 (10.32%) Python
4 35 (9.26%) Java
5 20 (5.29%) ABAP
6 18 (4.76%) C#
7 16 (4.23%) VBA
8 11 (2.91%) PL/SQL
9 10 (2.65%) MATLAB
10 9 (2.38%) Bash Shell
10 9 (2.38%) Clojure
11 8 (2.12%) VB
12 7 (1.85%) C++
12 7 (1.85%) Scala
13 6 (1.59%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.32%) PHP
15 4 (1.06%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.79%) C
16 3 (0.79%) Spark SQL
17 2 (0.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 53 (14.02%) Degree
2 22 (5.82%) PhD
3 19 (5.03%) CCNP
3 19 (5.03%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (4.50%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.12%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.06%) ISEB
6 4 (1.06%) CCIE
6 4 (1.06%) CIMA
6 4 (1.06%) MBA
7 3 (0.79%) PMP
7 3 (0.79%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.53%) CISM
8 2 (0.53%) CISSP
8 2 (0.53%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.53%) HND
9 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (14.55%) Data Quality
2 11 (2.91%) QA
3 9 (2.38%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.53%) CRD IV
4 2 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.53%) Basel II
5 1 (0.26%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (2.65%) HDFS
2 9 (2.38%) VirtualBox
3 8 (2.12%) GPFS
4 6 (1.59%) Apache Flume
4 6 (1.59%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.26%) KVM
7 1 (0.26%) Xen
7 1 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (2.38%) Vagrant
2 8 (2.12%) Cisco UCCX
2 8 (2.12%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (1.06%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.53%) Puppet
5 2 (0.53%) Ganglia
5 2 (0.53%) MOM
5 2 (0.53%) Nagios
5 2 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.53%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle EDQ
6 1 (0.26%) Oozie
Vendors
1 104 (27.51%) Oracle
2 79 (20.90%) Informatica
3 71 (18.78%) SAP
4 54 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 50 (13.23%) IBM
6 43 (11.38%) Tableau
7 39 (10.32%) Teradata
8 33 (8.73%) Talend
9 31 (8.20%) Cognos
10 29 (7.67%) Cloudera
11 25 (6.61%) Cisco
12 23 (6.08%) Hortonworks
13 21 (5.56%) Trillium
14 20 (5.29%) Ab Initio
15 19 (5.03%) Netezza
16 18 (4.76%) Capita
16 18 (4.76%) MicroStrategy
17 16 (4.23%) Greenplum
18 11 (2.91%) MapR
19 10 (2.65%) ESRI
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 & comprehensive bonus/benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + CAR ALLOWANCE, PENSION, BONUS
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 35-55K
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £45k - 90k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Capgemini
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
South East
HP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago