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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Consultant
Rank 696 689 708
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Consultant 200 242 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.21% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 151 177 134
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £32,500 £42,550
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £87,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-21.81% -4.34%

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
104266 112858 106109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.61% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85211 91758 88345
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,896 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -33 163 £52,500 -12.50% 25
London +13 103 £60,000 -11.11% 13
City of London +44 26 £60,000 -11.11% 6
South East -37 21 £32,500 -51.85% 5
North West +10 12 £48,750 -4.87% 3
Berkshire -15 8 £28,000 -60.00%
Manchester +7 7 £47,500 -7.31% 1
East of England +15 6 £67,500 +104.54%
Northern Ireland +6 6 - - 1
County Antrim +5 6 - - 1
Belfast +5 6 - - 1
Oxfordshire +5 6 £28,000 -1.75% 1
Scotland +18 5 £50,000 -
Home Counties +6 5 £52,500 -22.22%
South West -9 5 £45,000 -10.00% 2
West Midlands -23 5 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Yorkshire - 5 £30,000 -
West Yorkshire - 5 £30,000 -
Glasgow - 5 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire -2 4 £67,500 +62.65%
Leeds - 4 £27,000 -
East Midlands +10 3 £35,000 -30.00%
Nottinghamshire +8 3 £35,000 -30.00%
Nottingham -9 3 £35,000 -30.00%
Milton Keynes - 3 £37,500 - 3
Buckinghamshire - 3 £37,500 - 3
Edinburgh +13 2 £50,000 -
Wiltshire -7 2 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Reading -10 2 £67,500 -3.57%
Birmingham -19 2 £57,500 +4.54%

Data Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 144 (41.38%) Analytics
2 121 (34.77%) Business Intelligence
3 108 (31.03%) Finance
4 107 (30.75%) SQL
5 106 (30.46%) Analytical Skills
6 103 (29.60%) Migration
7 101 (29.02%) ETL
8 95 (27.30%) Data Migration
9 94 (27.01%) Data Warehouse
10 80 (22.99%) Oracle
10 80 (22.99%) Data Analysis
11 78 (22.41%) SAP
12 76 (21.84%) Microsoft
13 69 (19.83%) Big Data
14 64 (18.39%) Data Management
15 57 (16.38%) Informatica
16 55 (15.80%) Data Analytics
17 54 (15.52%) Data Integration
17 54 (15.52%) MS Excel
18 53 (15.23%) SAS
18 53 (15.23%) Hadoop
19 52 (14.94%) Degree
19 52 (14.94%) SQL Server
20 49 (14.08%) Data Quality
21 48 (13.79%) Retail
22 44 (12.64%) Data Modelling
23 43 (12.36%) Banking
24 39 (11.21%) Java
24 39 (11.21%) Security Cleared
25 38 (10.92%) Data Architecture

Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 53 (15.23%) SAS
2 22 (6.32%) Apache Pig
3 9 (2.59%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.44%) Apache
5 4 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.15%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.57%) Lync
6 2 (0.57%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.29%) Jetty
7 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.29%) JBoss
Applications
1 54 (15.52%) MS Excel
2 30 (8.62%) SPSS
3 10 (2.87%) MS Office
4 3 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.29%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 6 (1.72%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 3 (0.86%) Cognos Planning
2 3 (0.86%) Oracle FAH
2 3 (0.86%) SAP MDM
2 3 (0.86%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.57%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.29%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle TCA
4 1 (0.29%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.60%) SaaS
2 10 (2.87%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.01%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (1.72%) Amazon EMR
4 6 (1.72%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.29%) IaaS
6 1 (0.29%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.15%) WAN
1 4 (1.15%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (0.86%) Network Security
2 3 (0.86%) Unified Communications
2 3 (0.86%) LAN
2 3 (0.86%) Firewall
3 2 (0.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.57%) SCCP
3 2 (0.57%) H.323
3 2 (0.57%) SAN
3 2 (0.57%) Internet
3 2 (0.57%) WebEx
3 2 (0.57%) NX-OS
3 2 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (0.57%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (0.29%) NAS
4 1 (0.29%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.29%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.29%) VoIP
4 1 (0.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (27.01%) Data Warehouse
2 69 (19.83%) Big Data
3 53 (15.23%) Hadoop
4 52 (14.94%) SQL Server
5 31 (8.91%) BusinessObjects
6 28 (8.05%) Data Mining
7 26 (7.47%) SAP Data Services
8 24 (6.90%) Apache Hive
8 24 (6.90%) NoSQL
9 21 (6.03%) PostgreSQL
10 20 (5.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 19 (5.46%) DataStage
12 16 (4.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 15 (4.31%) QlikView
13 15 (4.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 14 (4.02%) MongoDB
15 13 (3.74%) HBase
15 13 (3.74%) MySQL
16 11 (3.16%) DB2
17 10 (2.87%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 31 (8.91%) LSMW
2 18 (5.17%) Talend Open Studio
3 7 (2.01%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.72%) Jenkins
4 6 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (1.72%) Yeoman
5 4 (1.15%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.57%) ERwin
6 2 (0.57%) FishEye
6 2 (0.57%) Hudson
6 2 (0.57%) JIRA
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
General
1 108 (31.03%) Finance
2 48 (13.79%) Retail
3 43 (12.36%) Banking
4 20 (5.75%) Manufacturing
5 16 (4.60%) Games
5 16 (4.60%) Marketing
6 11 (3.16%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.87%) Aerospace
8 6 (1.72%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.72%) Retail Banking
9 5 (1.44%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.57%) Local Government
10 2 (0.57%) Electronics
10 2 (0.57%) Legal
10 2 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.29%) Wholesale Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Publishing
11 1 (0.29%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.46%) XML
2 13 (3.74%) KML
3 8 (2.30%) D3.js
4 6 (1.72%) SciPy
4 6 (1.72%) Natural Language Processing
4 6 (1.72%) Cascalog
4 6 (1.72%) Pandas
4 6 (1.72%) scikit-learn
5 5 (1.44%) JSP
5 5 (1.44%) SOAP
5 5 (1.44%) BAPI
6 4 (1.15%) Web Services
6 4 (1.15%) HTML
6 4 (1.15%) .NET
6 4 (1.15%) WSDL
6 4 (1.15%) Middleware
7 2 (0.57%) XMPP
7 2 (0.57%) CGI
7 2 (0.57%) Grails
7 2 (0.57%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 106 (30.46%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (15.52%) Data Integration
3 27 (7.76%) Visualisation
4 22 (6.32%) Mathematics
5 20 (5.75%) Open Source
6 19 (5.46%) Data Structures
7 15 (4.31%) Computer Science
8 12 (3.45%) Social Network
9 11 (3.16%) Statistics
10 10 (2.87%) Reference Data
11 9 (2.59%) Data Extraction
11 9 (2.59%) Management Information System
12 8 (2.30%) Economics
12 8 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (2.30%) Algorithms
13 7 (2.01%) Credit Risk
14 6 (1.72%) Social Media
15 4 (1.15%) Mainframe
15 4 (1.15%) Private Cloud
15 4 (1.15%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (6.90%) Linux
2 16 (4.60%) UNIX
3 11 (3.16%) Windows
4 7 (2.01%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.29%) CentOS
5 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (41.38%) Analytics
2 121 (34.77%) Business Intelligence
3 103 (29.60%) Migration
4 101 (29.02%) ETL
5 95 (27.30%) Data Migration
6 80 (22.99%) Data Analysis
7 64 (18.39%) Data Management
8 55 (15.80%) Data Analytics
9 44 (12.64%) Data Modelling
10 38 (10.92%) Data Architecture
11 34 (9.77%) Data Governance
12 31 (8.91%) Project Management
12 31 (8.91%) Master Data Management
13 30 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
14 26 (7.47%) Data Cleansing
15 24 (6.90%) Quality Management
16 22 (6.32%) Validation
17 20 (5.75%) Information Management
18 19 (5.46%) Scrum
19 17 (4.89%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 107 (30.75%) SQL
2 39 (11.21%) Java
3 31 (8.91%) Python
3 31 (8.91%) R
4 29 (8.33%) ABAP
5 20 (5.75%) C#
6 16 (4.60%) VBA
7 14 (4.02%) MATLAB
8 9 (2.59%) PHP
9 7 (2.01%) PL/SQL
10 6 (1.72%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.72%) Clojure
10 6 (1.72%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.44%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.44%) C++
12 4 (1.15%) Perl
12 4 (1.15%) C
13 3 (0.86%) COBOL
13 3 (0.86%) RPG
14 2 (0.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 52 (14.94%) Degree
2 39 (11.21%) Security Cleared
3 14 (4.02%) SAP Certification
4 12 (3.45%) PhD
5 10 (2.87%) ISEB
5 10 (2.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (2.30%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.15%) CCNP
7 4 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.15%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.86%) CIMA
8 3 (0.86%) MBA
9 2 (0.57%) CISM
9 2 (0.57%) HND
9 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.57%) PMP
9 2 (0.57%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.57%) CCDP
9 2 (0.57%) CISSP
10 1 (0.29%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (14.08%) Data Quality
2 21 (6.03%) QA
3 6 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.44%) COBIT
4 5 (1.44%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.57%) Basel II
5 2 (0.57%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (3.45%) Hyper-V
2 8 (2.30%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.01%) Apache Flume
4 6 (1.72%) VirtualBox
5 5 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (1.44%) KVM
6 4 (1.15%) vSphere
6 4 (1.15%) Xen
7 3 (0.86%) HDFS
8 1 (0.29%) GPFS
8 1 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (2.87%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (2.01%) SCOM
3 6 (1.72%) Vagrant
4 4 (1.15%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.86%) SCCM
6 2 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.57%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.29%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.29%) Ganglia
7 1 (0.29%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.29%) Puppet
7 1 (0.29%) Nagios
7 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.29%) MOM
Vendors
1 80 (22.99%) Oracle
2 78 (22.41%) SAP
3 76 (21.84%) Microsoft
4 57 (16.38%) Informatica
5 34 (9.77%) Teradata
6 31 (8.91%) Business Objects
7 30 (8.62%) IBM
8 28 (8.05%) Tableau
9 25 (7.18%) Ab Initio
10 20 (5.75%) Cloudera
11 18 (5.17%) Talend
12 17 (4.89%) Netezza
13 16 (4.60%) Trillium
13 16 (4.60%) Cognos
13 16 (4.60%) Hortonworks
14 14 (4.02%) Salesforce.com
15 13 (3.74%) ESRI
16 12 (3.45%) HP
17 11 (3.16%) i2
18 10 (2.87%) Greenplum
Stafford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + + Comp Bens package
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + benefit, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Agile Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Agile Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified ,Negotiable salary and excellent company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Horley, Surrey
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum OTE £80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum + £6,600 car allowance + 12% bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
HP
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Santander
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 75000-95000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 19 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
London Or Belfast
PWC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
London
PWC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago