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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Consultant
Rank 688 654 705
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Consultant 195 261 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.23% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 142 196 129
Average salary £52,500 £65,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £39,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,750 £87,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £57,000 £53,250
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +7.04%

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
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 22 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 22 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
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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 -38 156 £52,500 -22.22% 37
London +8 98 £68,750 +1.85% 28
City of London +50 25 £60,000 -11.11% 11
South East -40 20 £37,000 -47.14% 1
North West +4 15 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Manchester +22 10 £50,000 -16.66%
County Antrim - 8 - -
Belfast - 8 - -
Northern Ireland - 8 - -
Scotland +22 5 £50,000 - 1
East of England +14 5 £55,000 +124.48% 2
Home Counties +3 5 £52,500 -22.22%
Hertfordshire +1 5 £55,000 +32.53% 2
Berkshire -12 5 £50,000 -28.57%
Buckinghamshire - 5 £25,000 -
Glasgow - 5 £50,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 5 £25,000 -
Canary Wharf - 5 - -
South West -12 4 £45,000 -14.28%
West Midlands -14 4 £62,000 +37.77% 2
West Yorkshire - 4 £24,500 -
Yorkshire - 4 £24,500 -
Oxfordshire +6 3 £28,000 -1.75% 1
Leeds - 3 £19,000 -
Edinburgh +18 2 £50,000 -
Watford +11 2 £55,000 +32.53% 2
Surrey +10 2 £55,000 -
East Midlands +9 2 £35,000 -46.15% 1
Wiltshire -5 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Birmingham -12 2 £82,500 -

Data Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 145 (40.96%) Analytics
2 119 (33.62%) Business Intelligence
3 115 (32.49%) Migration
4 112 (31.64%) Finance
4 112 (31.64%) Analytical Skills
5 110 (31.07%) Data Migration
6 106 (29.94%) SQL
7 102 (28.81%) ETL
8 85 (24.01%) Data Warehouse
9 82 (23.16%) SAP
10 80 (22.60%) Oracle
11 74 (20.90%) Microsoft
12 73 (20.62%) Data Management
13 70 (19.77%) Data Analysis
14 69 (19.49%) Informatica
14 69 (19.49%) Big Data
15 60 (16.95%) SQL Server
16 58 (16.38%) Data Integration
17 55 (15.54%) SAS
18 53 (14.97%) Hadoop
19 52 (14.69%) Degree
19 52 (14.69%) Data Quality
20 51 (14.41%) Data Analytics
21 50 (14.12%) MS Excel
22 45 (12.71%) Retail
23 42 (11.86%) Data Modelling
24 41 (11.58%) Security Cleared
25 40 (11.30%) Banking
26 39 (11.02%) Java
27 37 (10.45%) Business Objects

Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 55 (15.54%) SAS
2 25 (7.06%) Apache Pig
3 8 (2.26%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.69%) Apache
5 5 (1.41%) Lync
6 4 (1.13%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.56%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.56%) Jetty
7 2 (0.56%) JBoss
8 1 (0.28%) IIS
8 1 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 50 (14.12%) MS Excel
2 28 (7.91%) SPSS
3 8 (2.26%) MS Office
4 3 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.28%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 8 (2.26%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 3 (0.85%) SAP MDM
2 3 (0.85%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (0.85%) Cognos Planning
2 3 (0.85%) Oracle FAH
3 2 (0.56%) Oracle Utilities
3 2 (0.56%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.28%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle TCA
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.28%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.80%) SaaS
2 12 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.26%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (1.69%) Amazon EMR
4 6 (1.69%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.56%) Rackspace Cloud
5 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.98%) WAN
2 6 (1.69%) LAN
3 5 (1.41%) SCCP
3 5 (1.41%) H.323
3 5 (1.41%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.41%) Firewall
3 5 (1.41%) Cisco IPT
3 5 (1.41%) WebEx
3 5 (1.41%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (1.13%) Unified Communications
4 4 (1.13%) Network Security
4 4 (1.13%) SAN
5 3 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (0.85%) NAS
6 2 (0.56%) NX-OS
7 1 (0.28%) VoIP
7 1 (0.28%) Wireless
7 1 (0.28%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (0.28%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (24.01%) Data Warehouse
2 69 (19.49%) Big Data
3 60 (16.95%) SQL Server
4 53 (14.97%) Hadoop
5 37 (10.45%) BusinessObjects
6 30 (8.47%) SAP Data Services
7 27 (7.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 27 (7.63%) Apache Hive
8 22 (6.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 21 (5.93%) Data Mining
9 21 (5.93%) NoSQL
10 20 (5.65%) DataStage
11 19 (5.37%) PostgreSQL
11 19 (5.37%) QlikView
12 18 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 16 (4.52%) MongoDB
13 16 (4.52%) HBase
14 11 (3.11%) DB2
14 11 (3.11%) MySQL
14 11 (3.11%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 37 (10.45%) LSMW
2 25 (7.06%) Talend Open Studio
3 8 (2.26%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.98%) Visual Studio
4 7 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (1.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (1.69%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.69%) Yeoman
6 2 (0.56%) FishEye
6 2 (0.56%) Hudson
6 2 (0.56%) JIRA
6 2 (0.56%) ERwin
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
General
1 112 (31.64%) Finance
2 45 (12.71%) Retail
3 40 (11.30%) Banking
4 20 (5.65%) Manufacturing
5 19 (5.37%) Marketing
6 15 (4.24%) Games
7 12 (3.39%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.98%) Aerospace
9 6 (1.69%) Retail Banking
9 6 (1.69%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.13%) Legal
11 3 (0.85%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.56%) Local Government
12 2 (0.56%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.56%) Billing
12 2 (0.56%) Publishing
12 2 (0.56%) Electronics
12 2 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.28%) Automotive
13 1 (0.28%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.08%) XML
2 11 (3.11%) KML
3 10 (2.82%) BAPI
4 8 (2.26%) D3.js
5 6 (1.69%) SciPy
5 6 (1.69%) Natural Language Processing
5 6 (1.69%) Cascalog
5 6 (1.69%) Pandas
5 6 (1.69%) scikit-learn
6 5 (1.41%) HTML
6 5 (1.41%) SOAP
6 5 (1.41%) Web Services
6 5 (1.41%) XMPP
7 4 (1.13%) WSDL
7 4 (1.13%) JSP
7 4 (1.13%) .NET
7 4 (1.13%) Middleware
8 2 (0.56%) Grails
8 2 (0.56%) Java EE
8 2 (0.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 112 (31.64%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (16.38%) Data Integration
3 28 (7.91%) Visualisation
4 23 (6.50%) Mathematics
5 19 (5.37%) Open Source
6 18 (5.08%) Data Structures
7 16 (4.52%) Computer Science
8 12 (3.39%) Statistics
8 12 (3.39%) Management Information System
9 11 (3.11%) Data Extraction
9 11 (3.11%) Algorithms
10 10 (2.82%) Social Network
10 10 (2.82%) Economics
11 8 (2.26%) Social Media
11 8 (2.26%) Reference Data
12 7 (1.98%) Credit Risk
12 7 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.41%) Replication
13 5 (1.41%) Informatics
13 5 (1.41%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 26 (7.34%) Linux
2 17 (4.80%) UNIX
3 9 (2.54%) Windows
4 5 (1.41%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.56%) CentOS
5 2 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (40.96%) Analytics
2 119 (33.62%) Business Intelligence
3 115 (32.49%) Migration
4 110 (31.07%) Data Migration
5 102 (28.81%) ETL
6 73 (20.62%) Data Management
7 70 (19.77%) Data Analysis
8 51 (14.41%) Data Analytics
9 42 (11.86%) Data Modelling
10 37 (10.45%) Data Architecture
11 34 (9.60%) Master Data Management
12 31 (8.76%) Data Governance
13 30 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
14 29 (8.19%) Project Management
14 29 (8.19%) Data Cleansing
15 25 (7.06%) Quality Management
16 23 (6.50%) Information Management
17 20 (5.65%) Business Development
17 20 (5.65%) Validation
18 19 (5.37%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 106 (29.94%) SQL
2 39 (11.02%) Java
3 36 (10.17%) Python
4 35 (9.89%) ABAP
4 35 (9.89%) R
5 18 (5.08%) C#
6 16 (4.52%) VBA
7 13 (3.67%) MATLAB
8 9 (2.54%) PHP
9 8 (2.26%) PL/SQL
10 7 (1.98%) T-SQL
11 6 (1.69%) Clojure
11 6 (1.69%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.69%) C++
12 5 (1.41%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.13%) Perl
14 3 (0.85%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.85%) C
14 3 (0.85%) COBOL
14 3 (0.85%) RPG
Qualifications
1 52 (14.69%) Degree
2 41 (11.58%) Security Cleared
3 14 (3.95%) SAP Certification
4 13 (3.67%) PhD
5 8 (2.26%) SC Cleared
6 7 (1.98%) CCNP
6 7 (1.98%) ISEB
6 7 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (1.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.13%) CIMA
7 4 (1.13%) MBA
8 3 (0.85%) PMP
8 3 (0.85%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.85%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.56%) CISM
9 2 (0.56%) HND
9 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.56%) CISSP
9 2 (0.56%) CCDP
10 1 (0.28%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (14.69%) Data Quality
2 17 (4.80%) QA
3 6 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.41%) ISO 14001
4 5 (1.41%) COBIT
5 3 (0.85%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.56%) Basel II
7 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (2.54%) Hyper-V
2 8 (2.26%) Apache Flume
3 6 (1.69%) VirtualBox
3 6 (1.69%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.41%) KVM
5 4 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.85%) HDFS
7 2 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.28%) Xen
8 1 (0.28%) vSphere
8 1 (0.28%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 7 (1.98%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.69%) Vagrant
3 5 (1.41%) SCOM
3 5 (1.41%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (1.41%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.56%) Puppet
4 2 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.56%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (0.56%) Ganglia
4 2 (0.56%) SCCM
4 2 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.56%) Nagios
5 1 (0.28%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.28%) MOM
5 1 (0.28%) Oozie
Vendors
1 82 (23.16%) SAP
2 80 (22.60%) Oracle
3 74 (20.90%) Microsoft
4 69 (19.49%) Informatica
5 37 (10.45%) Business Objects
6 35 (9.89%) Tableau
7 30 (8.47%) Teradata
8 27 (7.63%) Ab Initio
9 26 (7.34%) IBM
10 25 (7.06%) Talend
11 20 (5.65%) Cloudera
12 18 (5.08%) Cognos
13 16 (4.52%) Salesforce.com
14 15 (4.24%) Trillium
14 15 (4.24%) Hortonworks
15 14 (3.95%) Netezza
15 14 (3.95%) Capita
16 11 (3.11%) ESRI
17 10 (2.82%) Cisco
18 9 (2.54%) HP
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum + £6,600 car allowance + 12% bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: £Good market rates with longer term salary + share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified ,Negotiable salary and excellent company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £57,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary/benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £100k plus attractive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £100k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Agile Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum based on experience + bonus + benefi
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Agile Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum based on experience + bonus + benefi
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Rark Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £80000 Per Annum Exceptional benefits (Details on r
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + CAR ALLOWANCE, PENSION, BONUS
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Great Bonus and Benifts scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
UK
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £47500 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Flexible benefits
Posted: 6 days ago