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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Consultant
Rank 682 710 683
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Consultant 213 170 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 171 126 194
Average salary £64,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.36% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £61,250 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +10.52%

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
108241 101899 112522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.25% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 87515 84514 96083
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 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 27 August 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 -33 186 £65,000 +18.18% 19
London +46 136 £67,500 +3.84% 11
South East -42 26 £60,000 +14.28% 4
City of London +25 20 £62,500 -1.96% 2
North West -15 9 £65,000 +20.37% 3
Buckinghamshire +6 8 £47,500 -17.39% 1
Surrey -6 8 £62,500 -
Wales - 8 £50,000 -
South Wales - 8 £50,000 -
Birmingham -5 5 £80,000 +77.77%
West Midlands -6 5 £80,000 +77.77%
Manchester -9 5 £65,000 +15.04% 3
East of England -7 4 £80,000 +93.93%
Scotland -14 4 £100,000 +76.99% 2
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £80,000 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £80,000 -
Cheshire -9 3 £56,250 +32.35%
South West -26 3 £30,000 -38.46%
Marlow - 3 £35,000 - 1
Aberdeen - 3 £100,000 -
Chertsey - 3 £62,500 -
Bletchley - 3 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire -5 2 £30,000 -47.82% 1
Milton Keynes -6 2 £47,500 -17.39%
Abingdon - 2 £30,000 -
Thames Valley - 2 £65,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £41,875 -
Gloucester -2 1 £30,000 -33.33%
Gloucestershire -3 1 £30,000 -33.33%
Egham -9 1 - -

Data Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 158 (32.51%) SQL
2 152 (31.28%) Business Intelligence
3 142 (29.22%) Data Management
4 140 (28.81%) ETL
4 140 (28.81%) Analytics
5 114 (23.46%) Big Data
6 112 (23.05%) Data Warehouse
7 106 (21.81%) Oracle
8 95 (19.55%) Data Quality
9 89 (18.31%) Finance
10 87 (17.90%) SAP
11 85 (17.49%) Migration
12 83 (17.08%) Business Development
13 81 (16.67%) Data Integration
13 81 (16.67%) Data Architecture
14 75 (15.43%) SAS
15 70 (14.40%) Master Data Management
16 69 (14.20%) Data Migration
17 68 (13.99%) Data Analytics
17 68 (13.99%) Degree
18 67 (13.79%) Hadoop
19 66 (13.58%) Data Governance
20 64 (13.17%) Data Modelling
21 56 (11.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 55 (11.32%) Data Analysis
22 55 (11.32%) SQL Server
23 54 (11.11%) Informatica
23 54 (11.11%) SPSS
23 54 (11.11%) Project Management
24 52 (10.70%) Microsoft

Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 75 (15.43%) SAS
2 15 (3.09%) Apache Pig
3 14 (2.88%) NetWeaver
4 9 (1.85%) Lync
5 5 (1.03%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.41%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.41%) Oracle BPEL
7 1 (0.21%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 54 (11.11%) SPSS
2 46 (9.47%) MS Excel
3 9 (1.85%) Stata
4 6 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.62%) Weka
5 3 (0.62%) MS Office
6 1 (0.21%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 44 (9.05%) SAP MDM
2 25 (5.14%) HFM
2 25 (5.14%) Hyperion Planning
3 14 (2.88%) SAP ERP
4 10 (2.06%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (1.44%) SAP InfiniteInsight
6 6 (1.23%) OpenWorks
7 2 (0.41%) SAP Retail
8 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.21%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.21%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.21%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (0.82%) Amazon S3
1 4 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (0.82%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (0.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.62%) SAN
1 3 (0.62%) Wireless
1 3 (0.62%) NAS
1 3 (0.62%) LAN
1 3 (0.62%) WAN
2 2 (0.41%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.21%) HTTP
3 1 (0.21%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.21%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (23.46%) Big Data
2 112 (23.05%) Data Warehouse
3 67 (13.79%) Hadoop
4 56 (11.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 55 (11.32%) SQL Server
6 49 (10.08%) SAP Data Services
7 41 (8.44%) NoSQL
8 38 (7.82%) Essbase
9 34 (7.00%) Spotfire
10 33 (6.79%) BusinessObjects
11 32 (6.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 29 (5.97%) Relational Database
13 27 (5.56%) QlikView
14 26 (5.35%) DataStage
14 26 (5.35%) OLAP
15 21 (4.32%) RDBMS
16 20 (4.12%) Apache Hive
17 19 (3.91%) MS Access
18 17 (3.50%) PowerCenter
18 17 (3.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (3.29%) LSMW
2 8 (1.65%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (1.23%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (0.82%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.82%) Yeoman
5 2 (0.41%) PVCS
6 1 (0.21%) ERwin
General
1 89 (18.31%) Finance
2 46 (9.47%) Telecoms
3 43 (8.85%) Retail
4 26 (5.35%) Legal
5 23 (4.73%) Marketing
6 22 (4.53%) Banking
7 17 (3.50%) Games
8 15 (3.09%) Automotive
8 15 (3.09%) Pharmaceutical
9 11 (2.26%) Front Office
10 10 (2.06%) Back Office
11 9 (1.85%) Investment Banking
12 6 (1.23%) Dutch Language
12 6 (1.23%) French Language
12 6 (1.23%) Italian Language
12 6 (1.23%) Norwegian Language
12 6 (1.23%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.82%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.21%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.88%) XML
2 10 (2.06%) .NET
3 9 (1.85%) XMPP
4 5 (1.03%) ODBC
4 5 (1.03%) KML
5 4 (0.82%) Java EE
5 4 (0.82%) SciPy
5 4 (0.82%) Natural Language Processing
5 4 (0.82%) D3.js
5 4 (0.82%) Kafka
5 4 (0.82%) Cascalog
5 4 (0.82%) Pandas
6 2 (0.41%) MDX
6 2 (0.41%) Velocity
6 2 (0.41%) Middleware
6 2 (0.41%) SAP XI
6 2 (0.41%) J2EE
6 2 (0.41%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.21%) COM
7 1 (0.21%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 81 (16.67%) Data Integration
2 34 (7.00%) Visualisation
3 21 (4.32%) Mathematics
4 12 (2.47%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.26%) Mainframe
6 10 (2.06%) Data Extraction
7 9 (1.85%) Management Information System
7 9 (1.85%) Economics
8 8 (1.65%) Physics
8 8 (1.65%) Statistics
9 7 (1.44%) Reference Data
10 6 (1.23%) EPoS
11 5 (1.03%) NHS
11 5 (1.03%) Grid Computing
11 5 (1.03%) Social Network
12 4 (0.82%) Open Source
13 3 (0.62%) Social Media
13 3 (0.62%) Replication
14 2 (0.41%) Clustering
14 2 (0.41%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 14 (2.88%) UNIX
2 10 (2.06%) Linux
3 7 (1.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (31.28%) Business Intelligence
2 142 (29.22%) Data Management
3 140 (28.81%) ETL
3 140 (28.81%) Analytics
4 85 (17.49%) Migration
5 83 (17.08%) Business Development
6 81 (16.67%) Data Architecture
7 70 (14.40%) Master Data Management
8 69 (14.20%) Data Migration
9 68 (13.99%) Data Analytics
10 66 (13.58%) Data Governance
11 64 (13.17%) Data Modelling
12 55 (11.32%) Data Analysis
13 54 (11.11%) Project Management
14 44 (9.05%) Business Analysis
15 39 (8.02%) MapReduce
16 34 (7.00%) Information Management
17 33 (6.79%) Performance Management
17 33 (6.79%) Risk Management
18 32 (6.58%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 158 (32.51%) SQL
2 32 (6.58%) Java
3 24 (4.94%) R
4 23 (4.73%) T-SQL
5 12 (2.47%) PL/SQL
6 10 (2.06%) C#
6 10 (2.06%) Python
7 9 (1.85%) ABAP
8 7 (1.44%) MATLAB
9 4 (0.82%) Scala
9 4 (0.82%) Bash Shell
9 4 (0.82%) Clojure
9 4 (0.82%) VBA
10 3 (0.62%) C++
11 2 (0.41%) VB
12 1 (0.21%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 68 (13.99%) Degree
2 46 (9.47%) Security Cleared
3 13 (2.67%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.44%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.03%) MCSE
6 4 (0.82%) PhD
6 4 (0.82%) CCNP
6 4 (0.82%) CCDP
6 4 (0.82%) MBA
7 3 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (0.62%) MCTS
7 3 (0.62%) MCITP
7 3 (0.62%) MCSA
7 3 (0.62%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.41%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (19.55%) Data Quality
2 18 (3.70%) QA
3 5 (1.03%) MiFID
4 3 (0.62%) Basel III
4 3 (0.62%) SLA
4 3 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.41%) EMIR
5 2 (0.41%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.21%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.21%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.21%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (1.23%) HDFS
2 5 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.03%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.82%) VirtualBox
3 4 (0.82%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.62%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.21%) KVM
5 1 (0.21%) vCloud
5 1 (0.21%) XenApp
5 1 (0.21%) XenServer
5 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.21%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (1.85%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (0.82%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.21%) SCSM
3 1 (0.21%) XenMobile
3 1 (0.21%) SCOM
3 1 (0.21%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 106 (21.81%) Oracle
2 87 (17.90%) SAP
3 54 (11.11%) Informatica
4 52 (10.70%) Microsoft
5 34 (7.00%) Tableau
6 33 (6.79%) Business Objects
7 32 (6.58%) IBM
8 30 (6.17%) Cognos
9 28 (5.76%) Hyperion
10 20 (4.12%) Ab Initio
11 18 (3.70%) Cloudera
11 18 (3.70%) Teradata
12 17 (3.50%) MicroStrategy
13 15 (3.09%) Cisco
14 13 (2.67%) Juniper
14 13 (2.67%) Netezza
15 11 (2.26%) HP
15 11 (2.26%) Siebel
16 9 (1.85%) Avaya
16 9 (1.85%) Tandberg
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