The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Consultant
Rank 226 214 200
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Consultant 5 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.085% 0.093% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.098% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 10
Average salary £82,500 £56,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.01% +18.94%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £62,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +19.04%
Data Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5454 5092 5272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.17% 94.79% 94.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4510 4264 4421
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Data Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Consultant in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Data Consultant
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Consultant across the West Midlands region.

Data Consultant Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Data Consultant
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Consultant across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Data Consultant Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Data Consultant
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Birmingham -2 4 £82,500 +11.48%
Staffordshire - 1 £41,500 -
Data Consultant
England

Data Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 5 (50.00%) Replication
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) UNIX
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Clustering
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (40.00%) Data Management
2 4 (40.00%) SAN
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (40.00%) NAS
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) SAP
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (20.00%) BODI
4 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (10.00%) MapReduce
5 1 (10.00%) Data Governance
5 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
5 1 (10.00%) Big Data

Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) SAN
1 4 (40.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (20.00%) BODI
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) MarkLogic
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (10.00%) OLAP
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Replication
2 4 (40.00%) Clustering
3 1 (10.00%) Data Conversion
3 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) UNIX
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (20.00%) ETL
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) MapReduce
3 1 (10.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Business Development
3 1 (10.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) SAP
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Cloudera