The median annual salary for a Data Consultant was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Consultant
London / City of London
Rank 202 255 284
Rank change year-on-year +53 +29  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Consultant 17 15 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.34% 0.21% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.22% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 36
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £42,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.54% +15.78%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4846 6786 9928
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.83% 95.64% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4451 6068 8456
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Data Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Data Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Data Consultant in the City of London

Data Consultant
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Consultant in the City of London.

Salary trend for Data Consultant in the City of London

Data Consultant
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Consultant in the City of London over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Consultant in the City of London

Data Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Data Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Data Consultant in the job title.

1 24 (80.00%) Analytics
2 18 (60.00%) Big Data
3 14 (46.67%) SQL
4 13 (43.33%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (36.67%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (30.00%) Visualisation
8 8 (26.67%) Data Analytics
9 7 (23.33%) Data Mining
9 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (20.00%) Retail
10 6 (20.00%) Finance
10 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (20.00%) Python
10 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
10 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (20.00%) R
10 6 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
10 6 (20.00%) Data Analysis
10 6 (20.00%) Power BI
11 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
11 5 (16.67%) Degree
11 5 (16.67%) .NET
12 4 (13.33%) Oracle
12 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
12 4 (13.33%) C#
12 4 (13.33%) SAS
12 4 (13.33%) Legal
12 4 (13.33%) Validation

Data Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.33%) SAS
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.33%) MS Project
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (13.33%) Data Lake Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (60.00%) Big Data
2 10 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (23.33%) Data Mining
4 6 (20.00%) Power BI
4 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (13.33%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (13.33%) Data Lake
5 4 (13.33%) HDInsight
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
6 2 (6.67%) Lumira
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (6.67%) QlikView
6 2 (6.67%) Text Mining
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
1 6 (20.00%) Retail
2 4 (13.33%) Legal
2 4 (13.33%) Marketing
3 2 (6.67%) Back Office
3 2 (6.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.33%) Automotive
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) .NET
2 4 (13.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (13.33%) Credit Risk
3 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) FMCG
4 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.67%) Virtual Team
5 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) Analytics
2 13 (43.33%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (30.00%) Visualisation
4 8 (26.67%) Data Analytics
5 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 6 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
7 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 4 (13.33%) Kimball Methodology
8 4 (13.33%) Presales
8 4 (13.33%) Scrum
8 4 (13.33%) Validation
8 4 (13.33%) Web Analytics
9 3 (10.00%) Actionable Insight
9 3 (10.00%) ETL
9 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
10 2 (6.67%) Data Reconciliation
10 2 (6.67%) Quality Management
10 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) SQL
2 6 (20.00%) Python
2 6 (20.00%) R
3 4 (13.33%) C#
3 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) ISEB
3 1 (3.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.33%) EMIR
2 1 (3.33%) MiFID
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Tableau
3 2 (6.67%) SAP
3 2 (6.67%) Teradata
4 1 (3.33%) Ab Initio
4 1 (3.33%) Cloudera
4 1 (3.33%) Hortonworks
4 1 (3.33%) IBM
4 1 (3.33%) Informatica
4 1 (3.33%) MapR
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