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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Consultant
Rank 733 653 714
Rank change year-on-year
-80 +61
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Consultant 164 254 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.23% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 119 208 123
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +20.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £100,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £62,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-17.60% +19.04%

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
102980 110053 102274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85256 89729 84642
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 August 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 August 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 -52 150 £60,000 -9.77% 23
London -33 98 £70,000 +3.70% 16
North West +5 18 £50,000 -23.07% 2
City of London +27 16 £65,000 -7.14% 6
Manchester +13 15 £50,000 -23.07% 1
South East -1 13 £44,000 -26.66% 5
Yorkshire - 9 £77,000 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £77,000 -
Bradford - 6 £77,000 -
Canary Wharf - 6 - -
Berkshire +8 5 £55,000 -8.33% 2
West Midlands -16 5 £82,500 +21.32%
Buckinghamshire +1 4 £25,000 -47.36%
Milton Keynes -6 4 £25,000 -47.36%
Birmingham -10 4 £82,500 +3.12%
Scotland +6 3 £44,000 -56.00%
East of England +3 3 £42,500 -37.03%
Hertfordshire -4 3 £42,500 -46.87%
Surrey -5 3 £55,000 -12.00%
Bracknell +18 2 £45,750 - 1
Watford -2 2 £42,500 -22.72%
Chertsey -2 2 - -
South West -13 2 £46,750 +3.88%
Glasgow - 2 £44,000 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £55,000 -
Sheffield - 2 £55,000 -
Slough - 2 £55,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +6 1 £51,500 +71.66% 3
Edinburgh +1 1 - -
East Midlands 0 1 - -

Data Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 178 (49.58%) Analytics
2 117 (32.59%) Migration
3 116 (32.31%) Analytical Skills
4 114 (31.75%) Data Migration
5 112 (31.20%) Data Management
5 112 (31.20%) Finance
6 105 (29.25%) Business Intelligence
7 104 (28.97%) ETL
8 98 (27.30%) Oracle
9 95 (26.46%) Big Data
10 93 (25.91%) SQL
11 86 (23.96%) Data Warehouse
12 83 (23.12%) Informatica
13 76 (21.17%) SAP
14 75 (20.89%) Hadoop
15 72 (20.06%) SAS
16 70 (19.50%) Data Integration
17 66 (18.38%) SQL Server
18 65 (18.11%) Microsoft
19 59 (16.43%) Data Analysis
19 59 (16.43%) Degree
19 59 (16.43%) Data Analytics
20 52 (14.48%) Data Quality
21 49 (13.65%) Data Governance
22 48 (13.37%) Data Modelling
23 46 (12.81%) R
24 44 (12.26%) Master Data Management
24 44 (12.26%) Data Architecture
25 43 (11.98%) IBM
26 42 (11.70%) MS Excel

Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 72 (20.06%) SAS
2 27 (7.52%) Apache Pig
3 8 (2.23%) Lync
4 6 (1.67%) NetWeaver
4 6 (1.67%) Apache
5 4 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.84%) JBoss
6 3 (0.84%) Jetty
7 2 (0.56%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.28%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.28%) IIS
8 1 (0.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 42 (11.70%) MS Excel
2 35 (9.75%) SPSS
3 7 (1.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.39%) MS Office
5 1 (0.28%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.28%) CPLEX
5 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.79%) Oracle Utilities
2 8 (2.23%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 5 (1.39%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (0.84%) Oracle FAH
4 3 (0.84%) Cognos Planning
4 3 (0.84%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.56%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.28%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.74%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.34%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (2.51%) Amazon S3
3 9 (2.51%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (0.84%) SaaS
4 3 (0.84%) Rackspace Cloud
5 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.34%) WAN
2 11 (3.06%) LAN
3 8 (2.23%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.23%) SCCP
3 8 (2.23%) H.323
3 8 (2.23%) Cisco IPT
3 8 (2.23%) WebEx
4 6 (1.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (1.67%) Firewall
5 5 (1.39%) SAN
6 4 (1.11%) NAS
6 4 (1.11%) Unified Communications
7 3 (0.84%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (0.84%) Wireless
8 2 (0.56%) Network Security
9 1 (0.28%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (0.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (26.46%) Big Data
2 86 (23.96%) Data Warehouse
3 75 (20.89%) Hadoop
4 66 (18.38%) SQL Server
5 35 (9.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 34 (9.47%) BusinessObjects
7 30 (8.36%) Apache Hive
8 29 (8.08%) NoSQL
9 27 (7.52%) MongoDB
10 25 (6.96%) PostgreSQL
11 24 (6.69%) Relational Database
12 22 (6.13%) DB2
12 22 (6.13%) QlikView
13 21 (5.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 21 (5.85%) Mahout
14 20 (5.57%) Data Mining
15 18 (5.01%) Apache Cassandra
16 17 (4.74%) HBase
16 17 (4.74%) DataStage
17 16 (4.46%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 32 (8.91%) Talend Open Studio
2 21 (5.85%) LSMW
3 12 (3.34%) Git (software)
4 9 (2.51%) Jenkins
4 9 (2.51%) Yeoman
5 8 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (2.23%) Visual Studio
6 5 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.56%) ERwin
7 2 (0.56%) JIRA
7 2 (0.56%) Hudson
7 2 (0.56%) FishEye
General
1 112 (31.20%) Finance
2 38 (10.58%) Banking
3 36 (10.03%) Retail
4 17 (4.74%) Telecoms
4 17 (4.74%) Marketing
5 10 (2.79%) Billing
6 9 (2.51%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (2.23%) General Ledger
8 7 (1.95%) Retail Banking
8 7 (1.95%) Publishing
9 6 (1.67%) Legal
9 6 (1.67%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.67%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.11%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.56%) Electronics
12 1 (0.28%) Automotive
12 1 (0.28%) Games
12 1 (0.28%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.13%) XML
2 13 (3.62%) D3.js
3 12 (3.34%) KML
4 10 (2.79%) Web Services
4 10 (2.79%) BAPI
5 9 (2.51%) HTML
5 9 (2.51%) SciPy
5 9 (2.51%) Natural Language Processing
5 9 (2.51%) Cascalog
5 9 (2.51%) Pandas
5 9 (2.51%) scikit-learn
6 8 (2.23%) XMPP
7 3 (0.84%) JSON
8 2 (0.56%) Grails
8 2 (0.56%) Lucene
8 2 (0.56%) Spring
8 2 (0.56%) CGI
8 2 (0.56%) FpML
9 1 (0.28%) CSS
9 1 (0.28%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 116 (32.31%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (19.50%) Data Integration
3 37 (10.31%) Visualisation
4 33 (9.19%) Management Information System
5 28 (7.80%) Mathematics
6 26 (7.24%) Computer Science
7 22 (6.13%) Data Structures
8 19 (5.29%) Data Centre
9 14 (3.90%) Statistics
10 13 (3.62%) Data Extraction
11 11 (3.06%) Algorithms
12 10 (2.79%) Social Network
12 10 (2.79%) Economics
13 8 (2.23%) Credit Risk
13 8 (2.23%) Video Conferencing
13 8 (2.23%) Social Media
14 6 (1.67%) Blog
14 6 (1.67%) Replication
15 5 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (1.39%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 24 (6.69%) Linux
2 22 (6.13%) UNIX
3 3 (0.84%) Ubuntu
3 3 (0.84%) CentOS
3 3 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.56%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (49.58%) Analytics
2 117 (32.59%) Migration
3 114 (31.75%) Data Migration
4 112 (31.20%) Data Management
5 105 (29.25%) Business Intelligence
6 104 (28.97%) ETL
7 59 (16.43%) Data Analysis
7 59 (16.43%) Data Analytics
8 49 (13.65%) Data Governance
9 48 (13.37%) Data Modelling
10 44 (12.26%) Data Architecture
10 44 (12.26%) Master Data Management
11 42 (11.70%) Information Management
12 41 (11.42%) Quality Management
13 37 (10.31%) Business Development
14 29 (8.08%) Business Analytics
15 24 (6.69%) Operations Research
16 22 (6.13%) Business Analysis
17 20 (5.57%) Stakeholder Management
17 20 (5.57%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 93 (25.91%) SQL
2 46 (12.81%) R
3 36 (10.03%) Python
4 31 (8.64%) Java
5 21 (5.85%) ABAP
6 16 (4.46%) VBA
7 14 (3.90%) C#
8 11 (3.06%) MATLAB
9 10 (2.79%) PL/SQL
10 9 (2.51%) Bash Shell
10 9 (2.51%) Clojure
11 7 (1.95%) PHP
12 6 (1.67%) C++
13 5 (1.39%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.39%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.84%) Scala
14 3 (0.84%) Ruby
15 2 (0.56%) Groovy
15 2 (0.56%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 59 (16.43%) Degree
2 20 (5.57%) Security Cleared
3 18 (5.01%) PhD
4 11 (3.06%) CCNP
4 11 (3.06%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.11%) CIMA
5 4 (1.11%) MBA
6 3 (0.84%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.84%) PMP
6 3 (0.84%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.84%) CISM
6 3 (0.84%) CISSP
7 2 (0.56%) HND
7 2 (0.56%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.28%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (0.28%) ISEB
8 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (14.48%) Data Quality
2 10 (2.79%) QA
3 8 (2.23%) Solvency II
4 6 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.39%) COBIT
5 5 (1.39%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.84%) Basel II
7 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (2.51%) VirtualBox
1 9 (2.51%) Apache Flume
1 9 (2.51%) HDFS
2 8 (2.23%) GPFS
2 8 (2.23%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.39%) KVM
3 5 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.84%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.28%) Xen
6 1 (0.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (2.51%) Vagrant
2 8 (2.23%) Cisco UCCX
2 8 (2.23%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (1.11%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.84%) Ganglia
4 3 (0.84%) Nagios
4 3 (0.84%) Puppet
4 3 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.56%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.56%) SCCM
5 2 (0.56%) SCOM
5 2 (0.56%) MOM
6 1 (0.28%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.28%) Oozie
Vendors
1 98 (27.30%) Oracle
2 83 (23.12%) Informatica
3 76 (21.17%) SAP
4 65 (18.11%) Microsoft
5 43 (11.98%) IBM
6 42 (11.70%) Tableau
7 36 (10.03%) Teradata
8 32 (8.91%) Talend
9 29 (8.08%) Cognos
10 28 (7.80%) Ab Initio
11 26 (7.24%) Cloudera
12 23 (6.41%) Trillium
13 21 (5.85%) Hortonworks
14 19 (5.29%) Netezza
15 16 (4.46%) Capita
15 16 (4.46%) Cisco
16 14 (3.90%) MicroStrategy
17 13 (3.62%) Greenplum
18 12 (3.34%) ESRI
19 10 (2.79%) i2
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Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + 5-20% bonus, pension, Life Assurance
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Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + 5-20% bonus, pension, Life Assurance
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Slough
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City of London
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