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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Consultant
Rank 697 717 684
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Consultant 247 218 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.22% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 180 146 186
Average salary £65,000 £59,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.24% +8.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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
97897 101300 100030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.11% 96.45% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82176 83924 80368
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016 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 14 February 2016. 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 +46 231 £65,000 +8.33% 39
London +38 167 £67,500 +12.50% 26
South East +14 30 £40,000 -36.00% 3
City of London +45 13 £57,500 +12.74% 9
West Yorkshire +17 13 - - 1
Yorkshire +17 13 - - 1
Berkshire +9 10 £59,250 -8.84% 1
Birmingham -2 9 £55,000 -15.38% 1
West Midlands -20 9 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Leeds +12 8 - -
Oxfordshire -1 8 £40,000 +42.85% 1
Oxford - 7 £40,000 - 1
East of England +2 5 £72,500 +20.83% 1
Halifax - 5 - -
North West +29 4 - - 5
Manchester +23 4 - - 4
Scotland +6 4 - - 4
Edinburgh +5 4 - - 4
East Midlands +4 3 £47,500 -
Derby -2 3 £47,500 -
Derbyshire -3 3 £47,500 -
Hampshire - 3 £40,000 -
Wokingham - 3 £58,500 -
Southampton - 3 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire -2 2 £57,500 -4.16%
Hertfordshire -3 2 £80,000 - 1
Reading -3 2 £37,000 -48.96% 1
South West -10 2 £51,250 +13.88% 1
Wiltshire - 2 £51,250 -
Stevenage - 2 £80,000 - 1

Data Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 233 (45.07%) Analytics
2 179 (34.62%) Big Data
3 150 (29.01%) Data Analytics
4 139 (26.89%) SQL
5 137 (26.50%) ETL
6 136 (26.31%) Business Intelligence
7 128 (24.76%) Finance
8 105 (20.31%) Hadoop
9 103 (19.92%) Data Warehouse
10 99 (19.15%) Data Quality
11 97 (18.76%) Data Analysis
12 91 (17.60%) SQL Server
13 90 (17.41%) Analytical Skills
14 88 (17.02%) Python
15 84 (16.25%) Oracle
16 81 (15.67%) Migration
16 81 (15.67%) Data Architecture
17 78 (15.09%) Data Management
18 77 (14.89%) Data Governance
19 76 (14.70%) Microsoft
20 74 (14.31%) Data Migration
21 73 (14.12%) Information Management
22 69 (13.35%) SAP
22 69 (13.35%) Data Modelling
23 68 (13.15%) Java
24 63 (12.19%) Degree
25 60 (11.61%) Stakeholder Management
26 59 (11.41%) Informatica
26 59 (11.41%) Visualisation
27 58 (11.22%) SAS

Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 58 (11.22%) SAS
2 33 (6.38%) Apache Spark
3 25 (4.84%) Apache Pig
4 20 (3.87%) Node.js
5 8 (1.55%) Apache
5 8 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (1.35%) Apache Solr
7 6 (1.16%) PowerExchange
8 4 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.39%) Documentum
9 2 (0.39%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.19%) CMS
10 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.19%) IIS
10 1 (0.19%) JBoss
10 1 (0.19%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.19%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 36 (6.96%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.51%) SPSS
3 12 (2.32%) MS Office
4 3 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.19%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.19%) EViews
5 1 (0.19%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.19%) Stata
Business Applications
1 6 (1.16%) Oracle FAH
1 6 (1.16%) SAP Bank Analyzer
2 5 (0.97%) SAP HCM
3 3 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.19%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.87%) GitHub
2 19 (3.68%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (3.09%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (2.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (2.13%) Amazon EMR
5 11 (2.13%) Amazon S3
6 6 (1.16%) SaaS
7 5 (0.97%) Amazon Kinesis
8 3 (0.58%) Office 365
9 1 (0.19%) IaaS
9 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.29%) SAN
2 13 (2.51%) Firewall
3 12 (2.32%) LAN
3 12 (2.32%) WAN
4 9 (1.74%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (1.74%) Network Security
5 8 (1.55%) VoIP
6 7 (1.35%) FTP
7 6 (1.16%) BGP
7 6 (1.16%) OSPF
7 6 (1.16%) VPN
8 5 (0.97%) Internet
8 5 (0.97%) MPLS
8 5 (0.97%) NAS
9 4 (0.77%) ATM
9 4 (0.77%) EIGRP
9 4 (0.77%) PPP
9 4 (0.77%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.77%) VLAN
9 4 (0.77%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (34.62%) Big Data
2 105 (20.31%) Hadoop
3 103 (19.92%) Data Warehouse
4 91 (17.60%) SQL Server
5 54 (10.44%) MongoDB
6 45 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
7 41 (7.93%) NoSQL
7 41 (7.93%) QlikView
8 40 (7.74%) Apache Hive
9 38 (7.35%) Neo4j
10 33 (6.38%) Data Mining
11 27 (5.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 25 (4.84%) Impala
13 23 (4.45%) Pentaho
14 21 (4.06%) PostgreSQL
14 21 (4.06%) Relational Database
15 13 (2.51%) Mahout
15 13 (2.51%) SAP Data Services
15 13 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
16 12 (2.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 40 (7.74%) Talend Open Studio
2 31 (6.00%) Jenkins
3 11 (2.13%) Git (software)
3 11 (2.13%) Vagrant
3 11 (2.13%) Yeoman
4 7 (1.35%) LSMW
5 6 (1.16%) Visual Studio
6 5 (0.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.19%) JIRA
General
1 128 (24.76%) Finance
2 49 (9.48%) Retail
3 45 (8.70%) Banking
4 34 (6.58%) Manufacturing
5 33 (6.38%) Telecoms
6 19 (3.68%) Pharmaceutical
7 15 (2.90%) Marketing
8 12 (2.32%) General Ledger
9 10 (1.93%) Automotive
9 10 (1.93%) Investment Banking
10 9 (1.74%) Retail Banking
11 7 (1.35%) Back Office
11 7 (1.35%) Front Office
12 6 (1.16%) Local Government
13 4 (0.77%) Advertising
13 4 (0.77%) Games
14 3 (0.58%) Electronics
15 2 (0.39%) French Language
15 2 (0.39%) Legal
15 2 (0.39%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (5.42%) XML
2 21 (4.06%) Spring XD
3 20 (3.87%) Middleware
4 14 (2.71%) D3.js
4 14 (2.71%) Natural Language Processing
5 11 (2.13%) Cascalog
5 11 (2.13%) HTML
5 11 (2.13%) Pandas
5 11 (2.13%) scikit-learn
5 11 (2.13%) SciPy
6 9 (1.74%) .NET
7 4 (0.77%) Apache Flex
7 4 (0.77%) CSS
7 4 (0.77%) KML
7 4 (0.77%) Web Services
8 3 (0.58%) CGI
8 3 (0.58%) HTML5
9 2 (0.39%) BAPI
9 2 (0.39%) MDX
10 1 (0.19%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 90 (17.41%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (11.41%) Visualisation
3 54 (10.44%) Data Integration
4 44 (8.51%) Data Centre
4 44 (8.51%) Mathematics
5 42 (8.12%) Computer Science
6 21 (4.06%) Management Information System
7 18 (3.48%) Statistics
8 11 (2.13%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.35%) Derivative
10 6 (1.16%) Life Science
11 5 (0.97%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.97%) Replication
12 4 (0.77%) Driving Licence
12 4 (0.77%) Enterprise Storage
12 4 (0.77%) iPad
12 4 (0.77%) Physics
12 4 (0.77%) Social Network
13 3 (0.58%) Hedge funds
13 3 (0.58%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (6.96%) Unix
2 31 (6.00%) Linux
3 12 (2.32%) Windows
4 6 (1.16%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.19%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (45.07%) Analytics
2 150 (29.01%) Data Analytics
3 137 (26.50%) ETL
4 136 (26.31%) Business Intelligence
5 97 (18.76%) Data Analysis
6 81 (15.67%) Data Architecture
6 81 (15.67%) Migration
7 78 (15.09%) Data Management
8 77 (14.89%) Data Governance
9 74 (14.31%) Data Migration
10 73 (14.12%) Information Management
11 69 (13.35%) Data Modelling
12 60 (11.61%) Stakeholder Management
13 57 (11.03%) Project Management
14 53 (10.25%) Agile Software Development
15 48 (9.28%) Business Development
16 41 (7.93%) Data Visualisation
17 39 (7.54%) Presales
18 36 (6.96%) Open Source
18 36 (6.96%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 139 (26.89%) SQL
2 88 (17.02%) Python
3 68 (13.15%) Java
4 54 (10.44%) R
5 42 (8.12%) C#
6 23 (4.45%) JavaScript
7 21 (4.06%) Perl
8 14 (2.71%) T-SQL
8 14 (2.71%) VBA
9 13 (2.51%) Clojure
10 12 (2.32%) Bash Shell
10 12 (2.32%) C++
10 12 (2.32%) Scala
11 5 (0.97%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.77%) MATLAB
12 4 (0.77%) Ruby
13 3 (0.58%) VB
14 2 (0.39%) ABAP
14 2 (0.39%) C
14 2 (0.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 63 (12.19%) Degree
2 48 (9.28%) PhD
3 38 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (4.26%) CCNP
4 22 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (3.09%) Security Cleared
6 15 (2.90%) CCIE
7 11 (2.13%) PMI Certification
7 11 (2.13%) PMP
8 9 (1.74%) MCSE
9 8 (1.55%) HP ASE
9 8 (1.55%) HP MASE
9 8 (1.55%) JNCIE
9 8 (1.55%) SC Cleared
10 7 (1.35%) CCNA
11 5 (0.97%) ISEB
12 4 (0.77%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (0.58%) CCDA
13 3 (0.58%) CCDP
13 3 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (19.15%) Data Quality
2 15 (2.90%) Solvency II
3 7 (1.35%) CRD IV
3 7 (1.35%) QA
3 7 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.97%) COBIT
4 5 (0.97%) ISO 14001
4 5 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (2.32%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.13%) HDFS
2 11 (2.13%) VirtualBox
3 9 (1.74%) Hyper-V
3 9 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.16%) Forefront TMG
4 6 (1.16%) ISA Server
4 6 (1.16%) UAG
5 5 (0.97%) KVM
6 4 (0.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (0.58%) vCloud
7 3 (0.58%) vSphere
8 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.19%) Docker
8 1 (0.19%) NFS
Systems Management
1 20 (3.87%) Puppet
2 4 (0.77%) NetBackup
2 4 (0.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.19%) MOM
3 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 84 (16.25%) Oracle
2 76 (14.70%) Microsoft
3 69 (13.35%) SAP
4 59 (11.41%) Informatica
5 51 (9.86%) Tableau
6 48 (9.28%) Cloudera
6 48 (9.28%) IBM
7 44 (8.51%) Teradata
8 40 (7.74%) Talend
9 37 (7.16%) Greenplum
10 35 (6.77%) Cognos
11 31 (6.00%) Hortonworks
12 29 (5.61%) MicroStrategy
13 28 (5.42%) Cisco
14 20 (3.87%) MuleSoft
15 17 (3.29%) HP
16 15 (2.90%) Juniper
17 11 (2.13%) CheckPoint
18 9 (1.74%) Hyperion
18 9 (1.74%) Symantec
Manchester, Lancashire
Artemis Search Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum + Comission
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Artemis Search Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum + Comission
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £0 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 17% salary flex benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £34 000 to £42 000 basic (+ outstanding package!!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £39 000 to £52 000 basic (+ competitive bonus structure!!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
KDR
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Car, Bonus, home working
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £55k plus attractive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£50,000(Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, shares
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Capgemini
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Bray leino
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits(Depending on Exp)
Posted: 19 days ago
Milton Keynes
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago