The median annual salary for a Data Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Data Consultant
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 667 723 715
Rank change year-on-year +56 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Consultant 176 226 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.23% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.24% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 135 177 164
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £100,000 £80,000
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 England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 77061 94037 97778
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.27% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64544 79531 80662
Median salary £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 England

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Consultant in England

Data Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Data Consultant in England

Data Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Consultant in England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Consultant in England

Data Consultant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +56 137 £67,500 - 12
South East +36 12 £50,000 -14.52%
North West - 10 £40,000 - 2
East of England +22 7 £55,000 -15.38%
West Midlands +34 5 £45,001 -37.93%
East Midlands +9 3 £52,500 +10.52%
South West +27 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Data Consultant
UK

Data Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region featuring Data Consultant in the job title.

1 126 (33.69%) Big Data
2 119 (31.82%) Analytics
3 117 (31.28%) SQL
4 114 (30.48%) Finance
5 94 (25.13%) Business Intelligence
6 73 (19.52%) Hadoop
7 68 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 64 (17.11%) Data Analytics
8 64 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
9 59 (15.78%) SAS
10 56 (14.97%) Python
11 55 (14.71%) R
12 53 (14.17%) Oracle
12 53 (14.17%) Data Management
13 52 (13.90%) Apache Spark
14 51 (13.64%) Java
14 51 (13.64%) Tableau
15 45 (12.03%) Data Quality
15 45 (12.03%) Data Warehouse
16 41 (10.96%) SQL Server
17 40 (10.70%) Data Centre
18 39 (10.43%) Presales
18 39 (10.43%) ETL
19 38 (10.16%) Microsoft
20 37 (9.89%) Visualisation
20 37 (9.89%) QlikView
21 36 (9.63%) Degree
22 34 (9.09%) Master Data Management
23 33 (8.82%) Cybersecurity
23 33 (8.82%) Data Analysis

Data Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 59 (15.78%) SAS
2 52 (13.90%) Apache Spark
3 28 (7.49%) Apache Pig
4 8 (2.14%) GlassFish
4 8 (2.14%) JBoss
4 8 (2.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (2.14%) Tomcat
4 8 (2.14%) WebLogic
5 5 (1.34%) Apache
5 5 (1.34%) Skype for Business
6 4 (1.07%) IIS
7 3 (0.80%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.27%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.55%) SPSS
3 2 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.53%) MS Project
4 1 (0.27%) MS Office
4 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.27%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 8 (2.14%) Adobe Campaign
2 6 (1.60%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 4 (1.07%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.53%) HFM
4 2 (0.53%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.27%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 28 (7.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (5.61%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.41%) Data Lake Analytics
4 8 (2.14%) Office 365
5 4 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.07%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (0.80%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.80%) IaaS
7 2 (0.53%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.27%) GitHub
8 1 (0.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.68%) Network Security
2 21 (5.61%) Firewall
3 18 (4.81%) DNS
3 18 (4.81%) MPLS
3 18 (4.81%) WAN
4 16 (4.28%) BGP
4 16 (4.28%) Cisco IOS
4 16 (4.28%) DHCP
4 16 (4.28%) DMVPN
4 16 (4.28%) EIGRP
4 16 (4.28%) LAN
4 16 (4.28%) OSPF
4 16 (4.28%) SNA
4 16 (4.28%) TCP/IP
4 16 (4.28%) Wireless
5 10 (2.67%) Unified Communications
6 7 (1.87%) SAN
7 5 (1.34%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (1.34%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (1.34%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (33.69%) Big Data
2 73 (19.52%) Hadoop
3 45 (12.03%) Data Warehouse
4 41 (10.96%) SQL Server
5 37 (9.89%) QlikView
6 27 (7.22%) Power BI
7 25 (6.68%) Spotfire
8 23 (6.15%) HBase
9 22 (5.88%) MongoDB
10 20 (5.35%) Apache Hive
10 20 (5.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 19 (5.08%) Apache Cassandra
11 19 (5.08%) Impala
11 19 (5.08%) Relational Database
12 18 (4.81%) Neo4j
12 18 (4.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 17 (4.55%) Pentaho
14 16 (4.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 15 (4.01%) Data Mining
16 14 (3.74%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 6 (1.60%) Jenkins
1 6 (1.60%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (0.80%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.80%) Vagrant
2 3 (0.80%) Yeoman
3 2 (0.53%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.27%) LSMW
4 1 (0.27%) MSI
4 1 (0.27%) Toad
General
1 114 (30.48%) Finance
2 28 (7.49%) Banking
3 21 (5.61%) Telecoms
4 19 (5.08%) Retail
5 11 (2.94%) Legal
5 11 (2.94%) Marketing
6 6 (1.60%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.80%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.53%) Back Office
9 2 (0.53%) French Language
10 1 (0.27%) Automotive
10 1 (0.27%) Games
10 1 (0.27%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.27%) German Language
10 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Local Government
10 1 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (7.49%) .NET
2 23 (6.15%) Web Services
3 13 (3.48%) XML
4 11 (2.94%) Kafka
5 9 (2.41%) MDX
6 8 (2.14%) Java EE
7 6 (1.60%) Flash
7 6 (1.60%) Samza
8 3 (0.80%) Cascalog
8 3 (0.80%) D3.js
8 3 (0.80%) Natural Language Processing
8 3 (0.80%) Pandas
8 3 (0.80%) scikit-learn
8 3 (0.80%) SciPy
9 2 (0.53%) JSON
9 2 (0.53%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 64 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (10.70%) Data Centre
3 20 (5.35%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 15 (4.01%) Algorithms
6 11 (2.94%) Credit Risk
7 7 (1.87%) Data Structures
7 7 (1.87%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.60%) Enterprise Storage
8 6 (1.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.34%) Clustering
9 5 (1.34%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (1.34%) Private Cloud
9 5 (1.34%) Reference Data
10 4 (1.07%) FMCG
11 3 (0.80%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.80%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.53%) Cyber Defence
12 2 (0.53%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.53%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 31 (8.29%) Linux
2 16 (4.28%) Unix
3 14 (3.74%) Windows
4 10 (2.67%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.27%) OS/400
6 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (31.82%) Analytics
2 94 (25.13%) Business Intelligence
3 68 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (17.11%) Data Analytics
5 53 (14.17%) Data Management
6 39 (10.43%) ETL
6 39 (10.43%) Presales
7 37 (9.89%) Visualisation
8 34 (9.09%) Master Data Management
9 33 (8.82%) Cybersecurity
9 33 (8.82%) Data Analysis
10 32 (8.56%) Mathematics
11 31 (8.29%) Data Governance
11 31 (8.29%) MapReduce
12 29 (7.75%) Statistics
13 28 (7.49%) Data Modelling
14 27 (7.22%) Data Visualisation
15 26 (6.95%) Machine Learning
16 24 (6.42%) Stakeholder Management
17 23 (6.15%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 117 (31.28%) SQL
2 56 (14.97%) Python
3 55 (14.71%) R
4 51 (13.64%) Java
5 20 (5.35%) T-SQL
6 18 (4.81%) C#
7 12 (3.21%) Scala
8 11 (2.94%) VBA
9 9 (2.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 3 (0.80%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.80%) C++
10 3 (0.80%) Clojure
10 3 (0.80%) Cypher
10 3 (0.80%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.53%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.27%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.27%) PHP
12 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.27%) Ruby
12 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (9.63%) Degree
2 23 (6.15%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (5.88%) PhD
4 21 (5.61%) CCIE
5 18 (4.81%) CCNA
6 16 (4.28%) CCNP
6 16 (4.28%) Security Cleared
7 8 (2.14%) ISEB
8 7 (1.87%) SC Cleared
9 5 (1.34%) MCSA
9 5 (1.34%) MCSE
9 5 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (1.34%) PCI QSA
10 3 (0.80%) CISSP
11 2 (0.53%) HNC
11 2 (0.53%) MBA
12 1 (0.27%) CISM
12 1 (0.27%) CLAS
12 1 (0.27%) GIAC
12 1 (0.27%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (12.03%) Data Quality
2 17 (4.55%) GDPR
3 13 (3.48%) PCI DSS
4 8 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.60%) QA
6 3 (0.80%) IFRS
6 3 (0.80%) IFRS 9
7 2 (0.53%) MiFID
7 2 (0.53%) SLA
8 1 (0.27%) COBIT
8 1 (0.27%) COSO
8 1 (0.27%) EMIR
8 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (4.55%) Apache Flume
2 12 (3.21%) HDFS
3 4 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.80%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.27%) Docker
5 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.07%) Oozie
2 2 (0.53%) Puppet
3 1 (0.27%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 53 (14.17%) Oracle
2 51 (13.64%) Tableau
3 38 (10.16%) Microsoft
4 29 (7.75%) Cisco
5 24 (6.42%) Informatica
6 21 (5.61%) CheckPoint
7 20 (5.35%) MicroStrategy
7 20 (5.35%) Symantec
8 19 (5.08%) IBM
9 16 (4.28%) Ab Initio
9 16 (4.28%) Fortinet
9 16 (4.28%) TIBCO
10 13 (3.48%) Cloudera
10 13 (3.48%) SAP
11 9 (2.41%) Hortonworks
12 8 (2.14%) VMware
13 7 (1.87%) Alteryx
13 7 (1.87%) MapR
14 6 (1.60%) Brocade
14 6 (1.60%) Talend
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
Channel 3 Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
AlixPartners
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus and Pension
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 27 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago