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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Consultant
Rank 723 678 615
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -63
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Consultant 160 215 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.20% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.22% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 105 155 196
Average salary £55,000 £56,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% -2.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £84,750 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £51,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-14.14% -2.38%

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
101499 99519 101734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83699 79930 86037
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -70 140 £55,000 -3.93% 17
London +14 91 £55,000 -22.80% 10
South East -47 14 £38,000 -33.91% 3
City of London +10 13 £60,000 -11.11% 4
Berkshire -2 9 £28,000 -52.34%
Midlands - 7 - -
East of England 0 6 £80,000 +190.90%
West Midlands -31 6 £65,000 +24.10%
Scotland +13 5 £55,000 -
Yorkshire +5 5 £42,500 -29.16%
Oxfordshire +3 5 £28,000 -1.75% 1
West Yorkshire +1 5 £42,500 -29.16%
North West -7 5 £46,250 -15.90% 2
Glasgow - 5 £55,000 -
Reading -3 4 £72,500 +20.83%
Birmingham -28 4 £65,000 +30.65%
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £45,000 -
Basildon - 3 - -
Essex - 3 - -
East Midlands +26 2 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Nottinghamshire +9 2 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Home Counties +9 2 £47,750 -29.25%
Nottingham +7 2 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Edinburgh +2 2 - -
Manchester -2 2 £45,000 -12.19% 1
Surrey -29 2 £65,000 +27.19%
South West -43 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Hertfordshire - 2 £80,000 -
Leatherhead - 2 £65,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £80,000 -

Data Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 106 (34.08%) Business Intelligence
2 93 (29.90%) Analytics
3 89 (28.62%) Finance
4 88 (28.30%) ETL
4 88 (28.30%) SQL
5 81 (26.05%) Oracle
5 81 (26.05%) Data Warehouse
6 79 (25.40%) Analytical Skills
7 72 (23.15%) Migration
8 66 (21.22%) SAP
9 65 (20.90%) Data Migration
10 63 (20.26%) Data Analysis
11 62 (19.94%) Big Data
12 58 (18.65%) Microsoft
13 54 (17.36%) Data Management
14 49 (15.76%) Data Quality
14 49 (15.76%) Hadoop
15 47 (15.11%) MS Excel
16 46 (14.79%) Data Integration
17 45 (14.47%) Retail
18 42 (13.50%) Data Governance
19 41 (13.18%) SQL Server
20 39 (12.54%) Data Architecture
20 39 (12.54%) Security Cleared
21 37 (11.90%) Banking
22 36 (11.58%) Master Data Management
23 35 (11.25%) Data Analytics
24 33 (10.61%) Degree
24 33 (10.61%) Java
25 31 (9.97%) Data Mining

Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 25 (8.04%) SAS
2 22 (7.07%) Apache Pig
3 11 (3.54%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.29%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.64%) SAP EP
6 1 (0.32%) Jetty
6 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.32%) FileNet
6 1 (0.32%) JBoss
6 1 (0.32%) Apache
6 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.32%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 47 (15.11%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.82%) SPSS
3 13 (4.18%) MS Office
4 2 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.64%) FastStats
5 1 (0.32%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 14 (4.50%) SAP MDM
2 7 (2.25%) Hyperion Planning
3 6 (1.93%) HFM
4 2 (0.64%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle FAH
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle TCA
5 1 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.32%) SAP InfiniteInsight
5 1 (0.32%) Cognos Planning
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.82%) SaaS
2 3 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.64%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.64%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.32%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.86%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (2.89%) WAN
2 9 (2.89%) Wireless
3 8 (2.57%) LAN
4 2 (0.64%) Network Security
4 2 (0.64%) SAN
4 2 (0.64%) Internet
4 2 (0.64%) Firewall
5 1 (0.32%) NAS
5 1 (0.32%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (26.05%) Data Warehouse
2 62 (19.94%) Big Data
3 49 (15.76%) Hadoop
4 41 (13.18%) SQL Server
5 31 (9.97%) Data Mining
6 27 (8.68%) SAP Data Services
7 26 (8.36%) NoSQL
8 23 (7.40%) Apache Hive
9 22 (7.07%) BusinessObjects
10 19 (6.11%) DataStage
11 18 (5.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 15 (4.82%) PostgreSQL
13 14 (4.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 14 (4.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 12 (3.86%) MySQL
15 10 (3.22%) HBase
16 9 (2.89%) Apache Cassandra
17 8 (2.57%) MS Access
18 7 (2.25%) DB2
18 7 (2.25%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 25 (8.04%) LSMW
2 8 (2.57%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (0.96%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.64%) SAP CE
5 2 (0.64%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.64%) Yeoman
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle APEX
General
1 89 (28.62%) Finance
2 45 (14.47%) Retail
3 37 (11.90%) Banking
4 20 (6.43%) Manufacturing
5 18 (5.79%) Telecoms
6 17 (5.47%) Aerospace
7 16 (5.14%) Games
8 10 (3.22%) Legal
9 8 (2.57%) Marketing
10 6 (1.93%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.64%) Local Government
11 2 (0.64%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.64%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.64%) Front Office
12 1 (0.32%) Electronics
12 1 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.11%) XML
2 12 (3.86%) KML
3 6 (1.93%) .NET
3 6 (1.93%) SOAP
4 5 (1.61%) JSP
4 5 (1.61%) Java EE
5 4 (1.29%) WSDL
5 4 (1.29%) Middleware
6 3 (0.96%) BAPI
7 2 (0.64%) SAP PI
7 2 (0.64%) CGI
7 2 (0.64%) Web Services
7 2 (0.64%) SciPy
7 2 (0.64%) Natural Language Processing
7 2 (0.64%) D3.js
7 2 (0.64%) Cascalog
7 2 (0.64%) Pandas
8 1 (0.32%) REST
8 1 (0.32%) Flash
8 1 (0.32%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 79 (25.40%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (14.79%) Data Integration
3 17 (5.47%) Data Structures
4 14 (4.50%) Computer Science
5 13 (4.18%) Visualisation
6 12 (3.86%) Social Network
7 10 (3.22%) Mathematics
7 10 (3.22%) Open Source
8 9 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.93%) Credit Risk
10 5 (1.61%) Reference Data
10 5 (1.61%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.96%) AS400
11 3 (0.96%) Clustering
11 3 (0.96%) FlexPod
11 3 (0.96%) Data Extraction
12 2 (0.64%) FMCG
12 2 (0.64%) Smart Meter
12 2 (0.64%) Replication
12 2 (0.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (6.75%) Linux
2 15 (4.82%) UNIX
3 12 (3.86%) Windows
4 7 (2.25%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.64%) HPUX
6 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.32%) CentOS
6 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (34.08%) Business Intelligence
2 93 (29.90%) Analytics
3 88 (28.30%) ETL
4 72 (23.15%) Migration
5 65 (20.90%) Data Migration
6 63 (20.26%) Data Analysis
7 54 (17.36%) Data Management
8 42 (13.50%) Data Governance
9 39 (12.54%) Data Architecture
10 36 (11.58%) Master Data Management
11 35 (11.25%) Data Analytics
12 30 (9.65%) Project Management
13 28 (9.00%) Agile Software Development
14 27 (8.68%) Data Modelling
15 22 (7.07%) Data Cleansing
16 21 (6.75%) Validation
17 20 (6.43%) Scrum
17 20 (6.43%) Business Development
18 19 (6.11%) Quality Management
19 17 (5.47%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 88 (28.30%) SQL
2 33 (10.61%) Java
3 20 (6.43%) ABAP
4 18 (5.79%) C#
5 14 (4.50%) Python
6 10 (3.22%) VBA
6 10 (3.22%) R
7 8 (2.57%) T-SQL
7 8 (2.57%) PHP
8 7 (2.25%) MATLAB
9 6 (1.93%) Perl
10 5 (1.61%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.61%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.29%) C
12 3 (0.96%) COBOL
12 3 (0.96%) RPG
13 2 (0.64%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.64%) Clojure
14 1 (0.32%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.32%) C++
Qualifications
1 39 (12.54%) Security Cleared
2 33 (10.61%) Degree
3 17 (5.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 17 (5.47%) ISEB
4 14 (4.50%) SAP Certification
5 11 (3.54%) SC Cleared
5 11 (3.54%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (3.54%) CCNP
5 11 (3.54%) CCDP
6 7 (2.25%) PhD
7 6 (1.93%) VCP4
8 4 (1.29%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.32%) CISSP
10 1 (0.32%) MCSE
10 1 (0.32%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (15.76%) Data Quality
2 24 (7.72%) QA
3 6 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.29%) COBIT
4 4 (1.29%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.64%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.32%) Basel II
6 1 (0.32%) Solvency II
System Software
1 11 (3.54%) Hyper-V
2 8 (2.57%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.61%) HDFS
4 4 (1.29%) KVM
4 4 (1.29%) vSphere
4 4 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.96%) Apache Flume
5 3 (0.96%) Xen
6 2 (0.64%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.32%) XenApp
7 1 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (5.47%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (2.25%) SCOM
3 3 (0.96%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.96%) SCCM
4 2 (0.64%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.32%) Puppet
5 1 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.32%) Nagios
5 1 (0.32%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.32%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 81 (26.05%) Oracle
2 66 (21.22%) SAP
3 58 (18.65%) Microsoft
4 31 (9.97%) Informatica
5 27 (8.68%) Teradata
5 27 (8.68%) IBM
6 25 (8.04%) Business Objects
7 24 (7.72%) HP
8 22 (7.07%) Netezza
9 19 (6.11%) Cloudera
10 16 (5.14%) Ab Initio
11 14 (4.50%) Salesforce.com
12 13 (4.18%) Hortonworks
13 12 (3.86%) ESRI
13 12 (3.86%) Cisco
14 11 (3.54%) Trillium
14 11 (3.54%) i2
15 9 (2.89%) Greenplum
16 8 (2.57%) Cognos
16 8 (2.57%) Hyperion
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £120000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
CACI Network Services
Salary: Unspecified Highly Attractive Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cititec
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + 20% bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago