Period
to 25 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Big Data Consultant was £86,250 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 25 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 790 786 784
Rank change year-on-year -4 -2 +66
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Consultant 16 56 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.023% 0.075% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.079% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 14 38 50
London median annual salary £86,250 £60,000 £73,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.75% -18.64% -
10th Percentile £66,500 £32,500 £46,225
90th Percentile £112,375 £85,000 £120,000
England median annual salary £85,000 £54,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +57.41% -16.92% -11.86%

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 65,647 70,954 74,739
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.38% 94.74% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 53,452 55,486 64,940
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,250 £33,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 September 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 September 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 -36 5 £100,000 -
Big Data Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 16 (100.00%) Big Data
2 14 (87.50%) Hadoop
3 12 (75.00%) Apache Spark
4 11 (68.75%) Kafka
5 10 (62.50%) Scala
6 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (43.75%) Analytics
8 6 (37.50%) SQL
9 5 (31.25%) Python
9 5 (31.25%) Data Analytics
10 4 (25.00%) Machine Learning
10 4 (25.00%) Big Data Analytics
10 4 (25.00%) HBase
10 4 (25.00%) ETL
10 4 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (18.75%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (18.75%) MapR
11 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (18.75%) Virtual Team
11 3 (18.75%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (18.75%) Data Engineering
11 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (18.75%) Oracle
11 3 (18.75%) Migration
11 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
11 3 (18.75%) Google
11 3 (18.75%) MicroStrategy
11 3 (18.75%) Business Transformation
11 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
11 3 (18.75%) Apache Cassandra

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 12 (75.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (12.50%) Apache Pig
3 1 (6.25%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Solr
3 1 (6.25%) Confluence
3 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (6.25%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (12.50%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (12.50%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (12.50%) Amazon S3
5 1 (6.25%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (6.25%) CloudBees
5 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) Big Data
2 14 (87.50%) Hadoop
3 4 (25.00%) HBase
4 3 (18.75%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (18.75%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (12.50%) Apache Hive
5 2 (12.50%) Data Lake
5 2 (12.50%) Flink
5 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 2 (12.50%) Sqoop
6 1 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (6.25%) BigQuery
6 1 (6.25%) Bigtable
6 1 (6.25%) CouchDB
6 1 (6.25%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
6 1 (6.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) RStudio
1 1 (6.25%) Selenium
1 1 (6.25%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (6.25%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) Kafka
2 2 (12.50%) Akka
3 1 (6.25%) Memcached
3 1 (6.25%) MLlib
3 1 (6.25%) REST
3 1 (6.25%) SparkR
3 1 (6.25%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (18.75%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (18.75%) Virtual Team
2 2 (12.50%) Fintech
2 2 (12.50%) FMCG
3 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Analytics
2 5 (31.25%) Data Analytics
3 4 (25.00%) Big Data Analytics
3 4 (25.00%) ETL
3 4 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 3 (18.75%) Business Transformation
4 3 (18.75%) Data Engineering
4 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Migration
5 2 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) Data Development
5 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 2 (12.50%) Predictive Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) Presales
5 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) Data Privacy
6 1 (6.25%) DevOps
6 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Scala
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) AWS Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Apache Flume
2 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Oozie
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Google
1 3 (18.75%) MapR
1 3 (18.75%) MicroStrategy
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Adobe
2 2 (12.50%) Tableau
3 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
3 1 (6.25%) Cloudera
3 1 (6.25%) Databricks
3 1 (6.25%) Hortonworks
3 1 (6.25%) Splunk