The median annual salary for a Data Consultant was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Consultant
England / London
Rank 442 499 524
Rank change year-on-year +57 +25  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Consultant 135 158 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.41% 0.38% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.39% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 106 131 107
Median salary £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,500 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £100,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -6.81% +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 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 31798 40313 40525
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.11% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 26867 34769 34043
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £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 London

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Consultant in London

Data Consultant
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Data Consultant in London

Data Consultant
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Consultant in London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Consultant in London

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 Data Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 26 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
City of London +50 18 £55,000 - 8
Beckenham - 2 £45,000 -
West End of London +7 1 - -
Data Consultant
England

Data Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 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 London region featuring Data Consultant in the job title.

1 119 (42.05%) Big Data
2 95 (33.57%) Analytics
3 92 (32.51%) Finance
4 77 (27.21%) SQL
5 69 (24.38%) Business Intelligence
6 67 (23.67%) Hadoop
7 57 (20.14%) Agile Software Development
8 54 (19.08%) R
9 52 (18.37%) Python
10 51 (18.02%) Apache Spark
10 51 (18.02%) Data Analytics
11 45 (15.90%) Tableau
11 45 (15.90%) SAS
12 42 (14.84%) Analytical Skills
13 41 (14.49%) Java
14 36 (12.72%) Data Warehouse
15 35 (12.37%) Data Centre
16 34 (12.01%) Visualisation
17 33 (11.66%) Data Quality
17 33 (11.66%) Presales
18 32 (11.31%) Cybersecurity
19 31 (10.95%) Linux
20 29 (10.25%) .NET
20 29 (10.25%) Microsoft
20 29 (10.25%) Data Management
20 29 (10.25%) MapReduce
21 27 (9.54%) Apache Pig
21 27 (9.54%) Mathematics
22 26 (9.19%) Degree
22 26 (9.19%) Banking

Data Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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 51 (18.02%) Apache Spark
2 45 (15.90%) SAS
3 27 (9.54%) Apache Pig
4 6 (2.12%) Apache
5 4 (1.41%) IIS
6 3 (1.06%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.06%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (6.36%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.59%) SPSS
3 2 (0.71%) MS Project
4 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.12%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 4 (1.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.77%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (7.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.18%) Data Lake Analytics
4 5 (1.77%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.77%) Amazon EMR
5 4 (1.41%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.06%) Office 365
7 2 (0.71%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.35%) GitHub
8 1 (0.35%) IaaS
8 1 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.83%) Network Security
2 21 (7.42%) Firewall
3 18 (6.36%) DNS
4 16 (5.65%) BGP
4 16 (5.65%) Cisco IOS
4 16 (5.65%) DHCP
4 16 (5.65%) DMVPN
4 16 (5.65%) EIGRP
4 16 (5.65%) LAN
4 16 (5.65%) MPLS
4 16 (5.65%) OSPF
4 16 (5.65%) SNA
4 16 (5.65%) TCP/IP
4 16 (5.65%) WAN
4 16 (5.65%) Wireless
5 5 (1.77%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (1.77%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (1.06%) Skype
6 3 (1.06%) tcpdump
6 3 (1.06%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (42.05%) Big Data
2 67 (23.67%) Hadoop
3 36 (12.72%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (8.83%) SQL Server
5 24 (8.48%) QlikView
6 23 (8.13%) MongoDB
7 22 (7.77%) Power BI
8 20 (7.07%) HBase
9 19 (6.71%) Apache Cassandra
9 19 (6.71%) Impala
9 19 (6.71%) Neo4j
10 18 (6.36%) Apache Hive
10 18 (6.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 17 (6.01%) Pentaho
11 17 (6.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 16 (5.65%) Data Mining
13 15 (5.30%) Spotfire
13 15 (5.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 12 (4.24%) Relational Database
15 11 (3.89%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (2.83%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.41%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.41%) Vagrant
2 4 (1.41%) Yeoman
3 3 (1.06%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.71%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.35%) LSMW
5 1 (0.35%) MSI
5 1 (0.35%) Toad
General
1 92 (32.51%) Finance
2 26 (9.19%) Banking
3 16 (5.65%) Retail
3 16 (5.65%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.89%) Legal
5 8 (2.83%) Marketing
6 6 (2.12%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.06%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.71%) Back Office
8 2 (0.71%) French Language
9 1 (0.35%) Automotive
9 1 (0.35%) Games
9 1 (0.35%) German Language
9 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (10.25%) .NET
2 15 (5.30%) Web Services
3 11 (3.89%) Kafka
4 9 (3.18%) MDX
5 7 (2.47%) Samza
6 6 (2.12%) XML
7 4 (1.41%) Cascalog
7 4 (1.41%) D3.js
7 4 (1.41%) Natural Language Processing
7 4 (1.41%) Pandas
7 4 (1.41%) scikit-learn
7 4 (1.41%) SciPy
8 3 (1.06%) JSON
9 2 (0.71%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 42 (14.84%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (12.37%) Data Centre
3 21 (7.42%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (5.30%) Algorithms
5 14 (4.95%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.83%) Credit Risk
7 6 (2.12%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.41%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.41%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.06%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.06%) FMCG
9 3 (1.06%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.06%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.71%) Cyber Defence
10 2 (0.71%) Social Network
11 1 (0.35%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.35%) Fintech
11 1 (0.35%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 31 (10.95%) Linux
2 15 (5.30%) Unix
3 8 (2.83%) Windows
4 4 (1.41%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (33.57%) Analytics
2 69 (24.38%) Business Intelligence
3 57 (20.14%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (18.02%) Data Analytics
5 34 (12.01%) Visualisation
6 33 (11.66%) Presales
7 32 (11.31%) Cybersecurity
8 29 (10.25%) Data Management
8 29 (10.25%) MapReduce
9 27 (9.54%) Mathematics
10 26 (9.19%) Data Visualisation
11 24 (8.48%) Data Governance
11 24 (8.48%) Master Data Management
12 22 (7.77%) Statistics
13 21 (7.42%) Information Management
13 21 (7.42%) Machine Learning
14 20 (7.07%) Data Loss Prevention
14 20 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (6.71%) Data Analysis
15 19 (6.71%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 77 (27.21%) SQL
2 54 (19.08%) R
3 52 (18.37%) Python
4 41 (14.49%) Java
5 18 (6.36%) C#
6 12 (4.24%) T-SQL
6 12 (4.24%) VBA
7 10 (3.53%) Scala
8 9 (3.18%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 4 (1.41%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.41%) Clojure
9 4 (1.41%) Cypher
10 3 (1.06%) C++
10 3 (1.06%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.71%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.35%) PHP
12 1 (0.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (9.19%) Degree
2 22 (7.77%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (7.77%) PhD
3 21 (7.42%) CCIE
4 17 (6.01%) CCNA
5 16 (5.65%) CCNP
6 10 (3.53%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.41%) ISEB
8 3 (1.06%) CISSP
9 2 (0.71%) MBA
9 2 (0.71%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.35%) CCDA
10 1 (0.35%) CISM
10 1 (0.35%) CLAS
10 1 (0.35%) GIAC
10 1 (0.35%) MCITP
10 1 (0.35%) MCTS
10 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.35%) PCI QSA
10 1 (0.35%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (11.66%) Data Quality
2 10 (3.53%) GDPR
3 4 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.71%) MiFID
4 2 (0.71%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.71%) QA
5 1 (0.35%) EMIR
5 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (6.01%) Apache Flume
2 11 (3.89%) HDFS
3 5 (1.77%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (1.41%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.35%) Docker
6 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.06%) Oozie
2 2 (0.71%) Puppet
3 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 45 (15.90%) Tableau
2 29 (10.25%) Microsoft
3 24 (8.48%) Oracle
4 22 (7.77%) CheckPoint
4 22 (7.77%) Cisco
5 19 (6.71%) Symantec
6 16 (5.65%) Fortinet
7 14 (4.95%) Cloudera
7 14 (4.95%) TIBCO
8 13 (4.59%) Informatica
9 11 (3.89%) MicroStrategy
10 9 (3.18%) Hortonworks
10 9 (3.18%) SAP
11 7 (2.47%) Alteryx
11 7 (2.47%) VMware
12 6 (2.12%) Ab Initio
12 6 (2.12%) MapR
13 5 (1.77%) IBM
13 5 (1.77%) Riverbed
13 5 (1.77%) Splunk
City, London
AlixPartners
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus and Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum 15% Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Life
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago