Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Data Consultant was £61,250 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 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
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 568 586 652
Rank change year-on-year +18 +66 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Consultant 284 263 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.38% 0.35% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.37% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 212 207 244
London median annual salary £61,250 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.26% +3.85% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £46,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £92,250 £97,750 £99,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £61,250
% change year-on-year -4.17% -2.04% -2.00%

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 70913 71825 85553
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.35% 95.97% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 55797 62046 72615
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Data Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 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
Central London +19 44 £67,500 -11.48% 6
West London +11 3 £57,500 +112.96% 1
South London +8 2 £57,500 +35.29%
Data Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 London region featuring Data Consultant in the job title.

1 137 (48.24%) Analytics
2 93 (32.75%) SQL
3 86 (30.28%) Finance
4 85 (29.93%) Big Data
5 81 (28.52%) Data Management
6 80 (28.17%) Data Analytics
7 77 (27.11%) Business Intelligence
8 70 (24.65%) Degree
9 53 (18.66%) Data Modelling
10 52 (18.31%) Tableau
11 46 (16.20%) Analytical Skills
11 46 (16.20%) Linux
12 44 (15.49%) Data Warehouse
12 44 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
12 44 (15.49%) Data Quality
13 43 (15.14%) SQL Server
14 42 (14.79%) Data Governance
15 41 (14.44%) Project Management
16 39 (13.73%) Python
17 36 (12.68%) Migration
18 35 (12.32%) Business Development
19 32 (11.27%) R
20 30 (10.56%) Hadoop
20 30 (10.56%) Microsoft Excel
20 30 (10.56%) ETL
21 29 (10.21%) Oracle
21 29 (10.21%) Law
21 29 (10.21%) Banking
21 29 (10.21%) Retail
21 29 (10.21%) Visualisation

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 20 (7.04%) SAS
2 14 (4.93%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.41%) Jupyter
4 2 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.35%) Confluence
5 1 (0.35%) IIS
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 30 (10.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.11%) SPSS
3 2 (0.70%) AutoCAD
3 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.35%) EViews
Business Applications
1 10 (3.52%) SAP HCM
1 10 (3.52%) Temenos T24
2 4 (1.41%) Actimize
3 3 (1.06%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (1.06%) SAP PM
3 3 (1.06%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.70%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.70%) SAP MDG
5 1 (0.35%) Bloomberg AIM
5 1 (0.35%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle AML
5 1 (0.35%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.99%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.52%) SuccessFactors
4 7 (2.46%) Azure Machine Learning
4 7 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.41%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 4 (1.41%) PaaS
6 3 (1.06%) Azure Data Factory
7 2 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.76%) Kerberos
2 4 (1.41%) NAS
2 4 (1.41%) Network Security
2 4 (1.41%) SAN
3 3 (1.06%) LAN
4 2 (0.70%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (0.70%) SSH
5 1 (0.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (29.93%) Big Data
2 44 (15.49%) Data Warehouse
3 43 (15.14%) SQL Server
4 30 (10.56%) Hadoop
5 27 (9.51%) Power BI
6 26 (9.15%) QlikView
7 18 (6.34%) NoSQL
8 16 (5.63%) MongoDB
8 16 (5.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (5.28%) Apache Hive
10 13 (4.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (4.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (3.87%) MySQL
11 11 (3.87%) Snowflake Schema
12 9 (3.17%) Amazon RDS
13 8 (2.82%) Relational Database
14 7 (2.46%) SQL Server 2016
15 6 (2.11%) Data Lake
15 6 (2.11%) PowerCenter
15 6 (2.11%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 13 (4.58%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (1.76%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.76%) RStudio
2 5 (1.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (1.41%) GitLab
3 4 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.70%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.70%) JIRA
4 2 (0.70%) JUnit
4 2 (0.70%) Maven
5 1 (0.35%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.35%) Subversion
5 1 (0.35%) Vagrant
General
1 86 (30.28%) Finance
2 29 (10.21%) Banking
2 29 (10.21%) Law
2 29 (10.21%) Retail
3 23 (8.10%) Marketing
4 17 (5.99%) Telecoms
5 12 (4.23%) Financial Institution
6 10 (3.52%) Investment Banking
6 10 (3.52%) Retail Banking
7 8 (2.82%) Automotive
8 4 (1.41%) Aerospace
9 3 (1.06%) Advertising
9 3 (1.06%) Legal
9 3 (1.06%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.35%) Electronics
10 1 (0.35%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.82%) XML
2 6 (2.11%) .NET
3 5 (1.76%) JSON
3 5 (1.76%) Web Services
4 4 (1.41%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (0.70%) MDX
5 2 (0.70%) Spring
5 2 (0.70%) XSLT
6 1 (0.35%) D3.js
6 1 (0.35%) Kafka
6 1 (0.35%) REST
6 1 (0.35%) SOAP
6 1 (0.35%) Visualforce
6 1 (0.35%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 46 (16.20%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (9.15%) Computer Science
3 15 (5.28%) Life Science
4 10 (3.52%) Data Centre
4 10 (3.52%) Data Protection Act
5 7 (2.46%) Fintech
5 7 (2.46%) Private Cloud
6 6 (2.11%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.11%) Taxonomies
7 4 (1.41%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.41%) Reference Data
7 4 (1.41%) Replication
8 3 (1.06%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.70%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.70%) Blog
9 2 (0.70%) NHS
9 2 (0.70%) PKI
10 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.35%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.35%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 46 (16.20%) Linux
2 21 (7.39%) Windows
3 4 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (1.41%) Ubuntu
3 4 (1.41%) Unix
4 2 (0.70%) CoreOS
4 2 (0.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (48.24%) Analytics
2 81 (28.52%) Data Management
3 80 (28.17%) Data Analytics
4 77 (27.11%) Business Intelligence
5 53 (18.66%) Data Modelling
6 44 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (14.79%) Data Governance
8 41 (14.44%) Project Management
9 36 (12.68%) Migration
10 35 (12.32%) Business Development
11 30 (10.56%) ETL
12 29 (10.21%) Visualisation
13 28 (9.86%) Big Data Analytics
13 28 (9.86%) Data Migration
14 27 (9.51%) Business Analytics
15 26 (9.15%) Data Visualisation
16 25 (8.80%) Presales
16 25 (8.80%) Stakeholder Management
17 22 (7.75%) Data Protection
18 21 (7.39%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 93 (32.75%) SQL
2 39 (13.73%) Python
3 32 (11.27%) R
4 21 (7.39%) VBA
5 19 (6.69%) Java
6 12 (4.23%) T-SQL
7 11 (3.87%) VB
8 5 (1.76%) Scala
8 5 (1.76%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.06%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.70%) HiveQL
10 2 (0.70%) Ruby
10 2 (0.70%) XPath
11 1 (0.35%) ABAP
11 1 (0.35%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.35%) C#
11 1 (0.35%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.35%) Perl
11 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.35%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 70 (24.65%) Degree
2 12 (4.23%) Numerate Degree
3 7 (2.46%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.76%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.06%) ISEB
5 3 (1.06%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.70%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.70%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.35%) CEH
7 1 (0.35%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (0.35%) CISA
7 1 (0.35%) CISM
7 1 (0.35%) CISSP
7 1 (0.35%) GCIA
7 1 (0.35%) GIAC
7 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.35%) PhD
7 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (15.49%) Data Quality
2 27 (9.51%) GDPR
3 22 (7.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (4.93%) PCI DSS
5 8 (2.82%) QA
6 7 (2.46%) PMO
7 5 (1.76%) Actionable Recommendations
8 4 (1.41%) ISO 14001
9 3 (1.06%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (1.06%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.70%) Dodd-Frank
10 2 (0.70%) FATCA
10 2 (0.70%) IFRS
10 2 (0.70%) IFRS 9
11 1 (0.35%) COBIT
11 1 (0.35%) GAAP
11 1 (0.35%) GCP
11 1 (0.35%) SEPA
11 1 (0.35%) TARGET2
System Software
1 4 (1.41%) Docker
1 4 (1.41%) KVM
2 2 (0.70%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (1.06%) Ansible
1 3 (1.06%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.70%) Ambari
2 2 (0.70%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.70%) Puppet
2 2 (0.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 52 (18.31%) Tableau
2 29 (10.21%) Oracle
3 28 (9.86%) Informatica
4 25 (8.80%) Alteryx
5 23 (8.10%) Red Hat
6 22 (7.75%) MicroStrategy
6 22 (7.75%) SAP
7 21 (7.39%) Microsoft
8 20 (7.04%) Splunk
9 17 (5.99%) Ab Initio
10 16 (5.63%) Cognizant
11 14 (4.93%) Hortonworks
12 13 (4.58%) Talend
13 12 (4.23%) Cloudera
14 11 (3.87%) Vertica
15 10 (3.52%) Temenos
16 8 (2.82%) Google
17 6 (2.11%) Teradata
18 4 (1.41%) Adobe
19 3 (1.06%) Cognos