Period
to 25 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Big Data Consultant was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

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

Big Data Consultant
England > London
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 787 736 808
Rank change year-on-year -51 +72 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Consultant 30 70 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.043% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 26 55 85
London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% -4.59%
10th Percentile £32,500 £47,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £102,500 £120,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% -15.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 65,907 66,618 82,694
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.28% 95.94% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 54,792 56,698 70,792
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Big Data Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Big Data Consultant in London

Big Data Consultant
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Big Data Consultant in London

Big Data Consultant
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data Consultant in London over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Big Data Consultant in London

Big Data Consultant
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data Consultant within the London region over the 6 months to 25 February 2018. 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
Central London -17 2 £46,250 -38.33% 1
South London - 1 - -
Big Data Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, Big Data Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region featuring Big Data Consultant in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Big Data
2 16 (53.33%) Linux
3 15 (50.00%) Hadoop
4 14 (46.67%) Analytics
5 10 (33.33%) Python
6 9 (30.00%) Java
6 9 (30.00%) Data Analytics
6 9 (30.00%) DevOps
7 8 (26.67%) Apache Spark
7 8 (26.67%) Hortonworks
7 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (23.33%) SQL
8 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
9 6 (20.00%) ETL
9 6 (20.00%) Data Management
9 6 (20.00%) Data Quality
10 5 (16.67%) Cloudera
10 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (16.67%) Data Integration
10 5 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (16.67%) Teradata
10 5 (16.67%) SAS
10 5 (16.67%) Kerberos
10 5 (16.67%) Presales
10 5 (16.67%) Docker
10 5 (16.67%) Kubernetes
11 4 (13.33%) MuleSoft
11 4 (13.33%) GitLab
11 4 (13.33%) CoreOS
11 4 (13.33%) Prototyping

Big Data Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 8 (26.67%) Apache Spark
2 5 (16.67%) SAS
3 4 (13.33%) Tuxedo
3 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.33%) Confluence
4 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle AML
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Kerberos
2 1 (3.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) Big Data
2 15 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.67%) OLAP
5 2 (6.67%) QlikView
5 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
5 2 (6.67%) Sqoop
6 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
6 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.33%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) GitLab
1 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
1 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.67%) JUnit
2 2 (6.67%) Maven
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
1 4 (13.33%) Law
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) EDI
1 4 (13.33%) J2EE
1 4 (13.33%) JMS
1 4 (13.33%) XML
2 3 (10.00%) Kafka
3 2 (6.67%) MDX
3 2 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Blog
1 2 (6.67%) Fintech
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) CoreOS
2 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Ubuntu
3 2 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Analytics
2 9 (30.00%) Data Analytics
2 9 (30.00%) DevOps
3 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.00%) Data Management
4 6 (20.00%) ETL
5 5 (16.67%) Data Integration
5 5 (16.67%) Presales
5 5 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (13.33%) Big Data Analytics
6 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (13.33%) Data Science
6 4 (13.33%) Data Strategy
6 4 (13.33%) Master Data Management
6 4 (13.33%) Prototyping
6 4 (13.33%) Security Monitoring
7 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.00%) Data Engineering
8 2 (6.67%) Data Transformation
8 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) Python
2 9 (30.00%) Java
3 7 (23.33%) SQL
4 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
5 3 (10.00%) Scala
6 1 (3.33%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
1 1 (3.33%) Master's Degree
1 1 (3.33%) Numerate Degree
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.33%) GCP
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Docker
2 2 (6.67%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Kubernetes
2 2 (6.67%) Ambari
2 2 (6.67%) Ansible
2 2 (6.67%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.33%) Puppet
3 1 (3.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Hortonworks
2 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
3 5 (16.67%) Cloudera
3 5 (16.67%) Teradata
4 4 (13.33%) Axway
4 4 (13.33%) DataFlux
4 4 (13.33%) Informatica
4 4 (13.33%) MuleSoft
4 4 (13.33%) Splunk
4 4 (13.33%) TIBCO
4 4 (13.33%) Vitria
4 4 (13.33%) webMethods
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle
6 2 (6.67%) Tableau