Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Data Consultant was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Data Consultant
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 291 331 377
Rank change year-on-year +40 +46 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Consultant 39 23 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.38% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.20% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 36 22 39
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £82,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.15% +26.92% +8.33%
10th Percentile £46,250 £35,075 £25,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,500
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £76,250 £70,000
% change year-on-year -11.48% +8.93% +16.67%

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

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9643 11276 16563
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.77% 96.38% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8738 10274 14384
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £34,675 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.74% +4.55% -

Data Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Data Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Consultant in the City of London

Data Consultant
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Consultant within the City of London region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge - 1 £85,000 -
Data Consultant
Central London

Data Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 29 (74.36%) Finance
2 17 (43.59%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (38.46%) SQL
3 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 15 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (38.46%) Data Modelling
4 13 (33.33%) Analytics
5 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Excel
6 10 (25.64%) GDPR
6 10 (25.64%) Workflow
6 10 (25.64%) Banking
6 10 (25.64%) Data Analytics
7 9 (23.08%) Retail Banking
7 9 (23.08%) Data Protection
7 9 (23.08%) Data Management
7 9 (23.08%) Workflow Management
8 8 (20.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (17.95%) Business Development
9 7 (17.95%) PCI DSS
9 7 (17.95%) Data Governance
9 7 (17.95%) Retail
9 7 (17.95%) Information Security
9 7 (17.95%) Project Management
10 6 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (15.38%) Data Quality
10 6 (15.38%) Metadata Management
10 6 (15.38%) Big Data
10 6 (15.38%) Data Privacy
11 5 (12.82%) PMO
11 5 (12.82%) Data Protection Act

Data Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 1 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Bloomberg AIM
1 1 (2.56%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.13%) Azure Data Factory
2 2 (5.13%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
2 2 (5.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
1 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.38%) Big Data
3 3 (7.69%) Power BI
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.13%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (5.13%) Data Lake
4 2 (5.13%) OLAP
4 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
1 2 (5.13%) JUnit
1 2 (5.13%) Maven
2 1 (2.56%) RStudio
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 29 (74.36%) Finance
2 10 (25.64%) Banking
3 9 (23.08%) Retail Banking
4 7 (17.95%) Retail
5 4 (10.26%) Automotive
5 4 (10.26%) Law
6 2 (5.13%) Advertising
6 2 (5.13%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) MDX
1 2 (5.13%) Spring
2 1 (2.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) XBRL
2 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (43.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.82%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (10.26%) Fintech
4 3 (7.69%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.56%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.56%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
1 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Data Modelling
2 13 (33.33%) Analytics
3 10 (25.64%) Data Analytics
3 10 (25.64%) Workflow
4 9 (23.08%) Data Management
4 9 (23.08%) Data Protection
4 9 (23.08%) Workflow Management
5 7 (17.95%) Business Development
5 7 (17.95%) Data Governance
5 7 (17.95%) Information Security
5 7 (17.95%) Project Management
6 6 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (15.38%) Data Privacy
6 6 (15.38%) Metadata Management
7 5 (12.82%) ETL
8 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
9 3 (7.69%) Business Transformation
9 3 (7.69%) Presales
10 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Data Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (10.26%) Java
3 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.56%) C#
4 1 (2.56%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) GDPR
2 8 (20.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (17.95%) PCI DSS
4 6 (15.38%) Data Quality
5 5 (12.82%) PMO
6 3 (7.69%) QA
7 2 (5.13%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (2.56%) SEPA
8 1 (2.56%) TARGET2
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Ansible
1 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.56%) Puppet
1 1 (2.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) Tableau
4 1 (2.56%) Alteryx
4 1 (2.56%) Bloomberg
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco
4 1 (2.56%) EXASOL
4 1 (2.56%) GoldenSource