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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Consultant
Rank 716 703 710
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Consultant 187 174 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 151 130 161
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,700 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £61,250 £50,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+22.50% -2.43%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 £38,000
% 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 19 September 2014 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 19 September 2014. 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 -18 168 £62,500 +13.63% 21
London +5 112 £65,250 +0.38% 10
South East -26 25 £60,000 +20.00% 5
City of London +23 20 £60,000 +17.07% 4
North West -23 12 £55,000 +1.85% 2
Buckinghamshire +12 9 £47,500 -5.00%
Surrey -3 8 £62,500 - 1
Birmingham -5 8 £80,000 +77.77%
West Midlands -10 8 £80,000 +77.77% 1
Wales - 8 £50,000 -
South Wales - 8 £50,000 -
East of England - 7 £80,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 7 £80,000 -
Hertfordshire - 7 £80,000 -
Manchester -5 6 £40,000 -29.20% 2
Scotland -21 4 £100,000 +76.99%
Yorkshire -30 4 £35,000 -4.10% 1
West Yorkshire -30 4 £35,000 -4.10% 1
Marlow - 4 £35,000 -
Cheshire -9 3 £56,250 +32.35%
Chertsey - 3 £62,500 -
Aberdeen - 3 £100,000 -
Bletchley - 3 £47,500 -
Milton Keynes -6 2 £47,500 -
South West -56 2 £28,750 -42.50% 1
Thames Valley - 2 £65,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £41,875 -
Merseyside +3 1 - -
Gloucestershire -5 1 £30,000 -33.33%
Wiltshire -19 1 £27,500 -48.83% 1

Data Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (31.03%) SQL
2 136 (29.31%) Business Intelligence
3 134 (28.88%) Data Management
4 133 (28.66%) ETL
5 127 (27.37%) Analytics
6 110 (23.71%) Big Data
7 107 (23.06%) Data Warehouse
8 104 (22.41%) Oracle
9 97 (20.91%) Analytical Skills
10 93 (20.04%) Data Quality
11 82 (17.67%) SAP
12 81 (17.46%) Business Development
12 81 (17.46%) Data Architecture
13 80 (17.24%) Finance
14 75 (16.16%) Data Integration
15 74 (15.95%) Migration
16 71 (15.30%) SAS
17 68 (14.66%) Master Data Management
18 67 (14.44%) Data Governance
19 66 (14.22%) Hadoop
20 64 (13.79%) Degree
21 62 (13.36%) Data Analytics
22 60 (12.93%) Data Migration
23 55 (11.85%) Data Modelling
24 51 (10.99%) Data Analysis
25 50 (10.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 50 (10.78%) Informatica
25 50 (10.78%) SPSS
26 48 (10.34%) Project Management
26 48 (10.34%) Telecoms

Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 71 (15.30%) SAS
2 18 (3.88%) Apache Pig
3 11 (2.37%) NetWeaver
4 9 (1.94%) Lync
5 7 (1.51%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.43%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.22%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 50 (10.78%) SPSS
2 44 (9.48%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.51%) Stata
4 6 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.65%) Weka
5 3 (0.65%) MS Office
6 2 (0.43%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 45 (9.70%) SAP MDM
2 25 (5.39%) HFM
2 25 (5.39%) Hyperion Planning
3 11 (2.37%) SAP ERP
4 10 (2.16%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (1.51%) SAP InfiniteInsight
6 6 (1.29%) OpenWorks
7 2 (0.43%) SAP Retail
8 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.22%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.22%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.22%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.22%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.43%) Amazon S3
2 2 (0.43%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.08%) LAN
1 5 (1.08%) WAN
1 5 (1.08%) Wireless
2 3 (0.65%) NAS
2 3 (0.65%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (0.65%) SAN
3 1 (0.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (23.71%) Big Data
2 107 (23.06%) Data Warehouse
3 66 (14.22%) Hadoop
4 50 (10.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 47 (10.13%) SQL Server
6 45 (9.70%) SAP Data Services
7 40 (8.62%) NoSQL
8 35 (7.54%) Spotfire
8 35 (7.54%) Essbase
9 31 (6.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 28 (6.03%) Relational Database
11 26 (5.60%) QlikView
11 26 (5.60%) OLAP
12 25 (5.39%) BusinessObjects
13 24 (5.17%) Apache Hive
14 22 (4.74%) DataStage
15 20 (4.31%) RDBMS
16 19 (4.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 17 (3.66%) PowerCenter
18 15 (3.23%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 17 (3.66%) LSMW
2 6 (1.29%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (1.29%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.43%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.43%) Yeoman
4 1 (0.22%) ERwin
General
1 80 (17.24%) Finance
2 48 (10.34%) Telecoms
3 40 (8.62%) Retail
4 26 (5.60%) Legal
5 23 (4.96%) Banking
5 23 (4.96%) Marketing
6 16 (3.45%) Games
7 15 (3.23%) Automotive
7 15 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
8 12 (2.59%) Front Office
9 10 (2.16%) Back Office
10 9 (1.94%) Investment Banking
11 6 (1.29%) Dutch Language
11 6 (1.29%) French Language
11 6 (1.29%) Italian Language
11 6 (1.29%) Norwegian Language
11 6 (1.29%) Spanish Language
12 4 (0.86%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.22%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.45%) XML
2 9 (1.94%) XMPP
3 7 (1.51%) Java EE
4 6 (1.29%) KML
5 5 (1.08%) ODBC
6 4 (0.86%) .NET
6 4 (0.86%) Kafka
7 2 (0.43%) Cascalog
7 2 (0.43%) Pandas
7 2 (0.43%) SciPy
7 2 (0.43%) Natural Language Processing
7 2 (0.43%) D3.js
7 2 (0.43%) J2EE
7 2 (0.43%) MDX
7 2 (0.43%) Velocity
8 1 (0.22%) Web Services
8 1 (0.22%) BAPI
8 1 (0.22%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 97 (20.91%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (16.16%) Data Integration
3 33 (7.11%) Visualisation
4 21 (4.53%) Mathematics
5 12 (2.59%) Computer Science
6 11 (2.37%) Mainframe
6 11 (2.37%) Data Extraction
7 9 (1.94%) Management Information System
7 9 (1.94%) Economics
8 8 (1.72%) Physics
8 8 (1.72%) Statistics
9 7 (1.51%) Reference Data
10 6 (1.29%) Social Network
10 6 (1.29%) EPoS
11 5 (1.08%) NHS
11 5 (1.08%) Grid Computing
12 3 (0.65%) Data Conversion
12 3 (0.65%) Social Media
13 2 (0.43%) User Experience
13 2 (0.43%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (3.02%) UNIX
2 10 (2.16%) Linux
3 6 (1.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (29.31%) Business Intelligence
2 134 (28.88%) Data Management
3 133 (28.66%) ETL
4 127 (27.37%) Analytics
5 81 (17.46%) Business Development
5 81 (17.46%) Data Architecture
6 74 (15.95%) Migration
7 68 (14.66%) Master Data Management
8 67 (14.44%) Data Governance
9 62 (13.36%) Data Analytics
10 60 (12.93%) Data Migration
11 55 (11.85%) Data Modelling
12 51 (10.99%) Data Analysis
13 48 (10.34%) Project Management
14 44 (9.48%) Business Analysis
15 43 (9.27%) Agile Software Development
16 41 (8.84%) MapReduce
17 32 (6.90%) Coaching
18 31 (6.68%) Risk Management
19 30 (6.47%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 144 (31.03%) SQL
2 33 (7.11%) Java
3 20 (4.31%) R
4 18 (3.88%) T-SQL
5 9 (1.94%) PL/SQL
5 9 (1.94%) C#
6 8 (1.72%) Python
7 7 (1.51%) MATLAB
7 7 (1.51%) ABAP
8 4 (0.86%) Scala
9 3 (0.65%) VBA
10 2 (0.43%) C++
10 2 (0.43%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.43%) Clojure
11 1 (0.22%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 1 (0.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 64 (13.79%) Degree
2 44 (9.48%) Security Cleared
3 14 (3.02%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (1.51%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.29%) CCNP
5 6 (1.29%) CCDP
6 5 (1.08%) MCSE
6 5 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.86%) PhD
7 4 (0.86%) MBA
8 3 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (0.65%) MCTS
8 3 (0.65%) MCITP
8 3 (0.65%) MCSA
9 2 (0.43%) SAS Certification
9 2 (0.43%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (20.04%) Data Quality
2 13 (2.80%) QA
3 5 (1.08%) MiFID
4 3 (0.65%) Basel III
4 3 (0.65%) SLA
4 3 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.43%) EMIR
5 2 (0.43%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.22%) COBIT
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.22%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (1.94%) HDFS
2 4 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.65%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.65%) Apache Flume
3 3 (0.65%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.43%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.22%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (1.94%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (0.43%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 104 (22.41%) Oracle
2 82 (17.67%) SAP
3 50 (10.78%) Informatica
4 44 (9.48%) Microsoft
5 34 (7.33%) Tableau
6 32 (6.90%) IBM
7 28 (6.03%) Hyperion
8 27 (5.82%) Business Objects
9 25 (5.39%) Cognos
10 22 (4.74%) Cloudera
11 20 (4.31%) Teradata
11 20 (4.31%) Ab Initio
12 19 (4.09%) Netezza
13 16 (3.45%) Cisco
14 15 (3.23%) MicroStrategy
15 14 (3.02%) HP
16 13 (2.80%) Juniper
17 11 (2.37%) Siebel
18 9 (1.94%) Avaya
18 9 (1.94%) Tandberg
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South East
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Manchester
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bonus
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bonus
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