Period
to 22 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Data Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 553 594 605
Rank change year-on-year +41 +11 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Consultant 260 258 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.38% 0.35% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.37% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 205 189 210
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -14.29% +5.66%
10th Percentile £43,750 £32,500 £44,975
90th Percentile £88,750 £95,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% -8.33% -

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 64,832 70,220 73,269
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.27% 94.63% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 52,983 54,927 63,458
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,249 £33,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 22 October 2018.

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 22 October 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 -23 37 £62,500 -10.71% 4
West London +43 5 £56,250 -2.17% 3
East London - 3 £77,500 - 2
Data Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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 Data Consultant in the job title.

1 147 (56.54%) Analytics
2 141 (54.23%) SQL
3 102 (39.23%) Business Intelligence
4 93 (35.77%) Tableau
5 83 (31.92%) Data Analytics
6 74 (28.46%) R
7 72 (27.69%) Python
8 67 (25.77%) Finance
9 63 (24.23%) Big Data
9 63 (24.23%) Power BI
9 63 (24.23%) Degree
10 62 (23.85%) Machine Learning
11 61 (23.46%) Data Science
12 59 (22.69%) Microsoft Azure
12 59 (22.69%) ETL
12 59 (22.69%) Microsoft
13 58 (22.31%) Visualisation
14 51 (19.62%) Data Warehouse
14 51 (19.62%) Data Visualisation
15 45 (17.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 43 (16.54%) Alteryx
17 42 (16.15%) Data Lake
18 40 (15.38%) Hadoop
19 39 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
20 38 (14.62%) SQL Server
20 38 (14.62%) Azure Data Factory
20 38 (14.62%) Data Quality
21 37 (14.23%) Oracle
21 37 (14.23%) Data Modelling
22 36 (13.85%) QlikView

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 33 (12.69%) SAS
2 32 (12.31%) Apache Spark
3 10 (3.85%) Apache
4 8 (3.08%) Apache Pig
5 5 (1.92%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.77%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.38%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (3.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (3.08%) SPSS
3 4 (1.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.54%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.77%) Gephi
4 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.77%) Stata
5 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (3.46%) Actimize
2 6 (2.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.77%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.38%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 59 (22.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (14.62%) Azure Data Factory
3 24 (9.23%) PaaS
4 20 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (6.15%) Data Lake Analytics
6 12 (4.62%) Azure Machine Learning
7 10 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (2.69%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 5 (1.92%) Office 365
10 3 (1.15%) Siri
11 1 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.38%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.38%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.38%) CloudBees
11 1 (0.38%) IaaS
11 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.92%) NAS
1 5 (1.92%) SAN
2 2 (0.77%) WAN
3 1 (0.38%) BGP
3 1 (0.38%) BIG-IP
3 1 (0.38%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (0.38%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.38%) Converged Networks
3 1 (0.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (0.38%) GoToMeeting
3 1 (0.38%) Internet
3 1 (0.38%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.38%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.38%) OSPF
3 1 (0.38%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (0.38%) VPLS
3 1 (0.38%) WebEx
3 1 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.38%) Wireless
3 1 (0.38%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (24.23%) Big Data
1 63 (24.23%) Power BI
2 51 (19.62%) Data Warehouse
3 45 (17.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 42 (16.15%) Data Lake
5 40 (15.38%) Hadoop
6 38 (14.62%) SQL Server
7 36 (13.85%) QlikView
8 35 (13.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 35 (13.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 33 (12.69%) Azure SQL Database
10 27 (10.38%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 21 (8.08%) Qlik Sense
12 18 (6.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 18 (6.92%) NoSQL
13 15 (5.77%) Cosmos DB
14 13 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
15 12 (4.62%) Apache Cassandra
15 12 (4.62%) Apache Hive
15 12 (4.62%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (5.00%) Visual Studio
2 11 (4.23%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.15%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.38%) JIRA
4 1 (0.38%) LSMW
4 1 (0.38%) RStudio
4 1 (0.38%) Selenium
4 1 (0.38%) SonarQube
General
1 67 (25.77%) Finance
2 34 (13.08%) Retail
3 20 (7.69%) Advertising
4 17 (6.54%) Banking
5 12 (4.62%) Law
5 12 (4.62%) Legal
6 11 (4.23%) Telecoms
7 9 (3.46%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.15%) Social Science
9 2 (0.77%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.77%) German Language
9 2 (0.77%) Publishing
9 2 (0.77%) Retail Finance
10 1 (0.38%) Front Office
10 1 (0.38%) Marketing
10 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (7.69%) .NET
2 13 (5.00%) Kafka
2 13 (5.00%) MDX
3 6 (2.31%) REST
4 4 (1.54%) Natural Language Processing
5 3 (1.15%) Akka
5 3 (1.15%) D3.js
6 2 (0.77%) HTML
6 2 (0.77%) TensorFlow
7 1 (0.38%) BAPI
7 1 (0.38%) Caffe
7 1 (0.38%) JSON
7 1 (0.38%) Memcached
7 1 (0.38%) MLlib
7 1 (0.38%) SOAP
7 1 (0.38%) SparkR
7 1 (0.38%) Theano
7 1 (0.38%) Visualforce
7 1 (0.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.54%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 9 (3.46%) Life Science
5 8 (3.08%) Algorithms
6 6 (2.31%) Virtual Team
7 5 (1.92%) Replication
8 3 (1.15%) FMCG
8 3 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.15%) PKI
8 3 (1.15%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.15%) Taxonomies
9 2 (0.77%) Fintech
9 2 (0.77%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.38%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.38%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.38%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.38%) Social Media
10 1 (0.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.54%) Linux
2 2 (0.77%) Unix
2 2 (0.77%) Windows
3 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (56.54%) Analytics
2 102 (39.23%) Business Intelligence
3 83 (31.92%) Data Analytics
4 62 (23.85%) Machine Learning
5 61 (23.46%) Data Science
6 59 (22.69%) ETL
7 58 (22.31%) Visualisation
8 51 (19.62%) Data Visualisation
9 39 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
10 37 (14.23%) Data Modelling
11 34 (13.08%) Data Management
12 31 (11.92%) Data Analysis
13 28 (10.77%) Migration
14 26 (10.00%) Data Governance
14 26 (10.00%) Data Migration
15 24 (9.23%) Project Management
16 23 (8.85%) Master Data Management
17 22 (8.46%) Stakeholder Management
18 21 (8.08%) Business Analytics
19 19 (7.31%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 141 (54.23%) SQL
2 74 (28.46%) R
3 72 (27.69%) Python
4 27 (10.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 22 (8.46%) VBA
6 19 (7.31%) VB.NET
7 15 (5.77%) C#
8 14 (5.38%) U-SQL
9 11 (4.23%) Java
10 7 (2.69%) Scala
11 6 (2.31%) PHP
12 5 (1.92%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.77%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.38%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.38%) C++
14 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 63 (24.23%) Degree
2 18 (6.92%) Security Cleared
3 15 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (2.69%) Numerate Degree
4 7 (2.69%) PMI Certification
4 7 (2.69%) PMP
5 3 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.15%) MBA
5 3 (1.15%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.38%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.38%) CISA
6 1 (0.38%) CISM
6 1 (0.38%) CISSP
6 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.38%) ISEB
6 1 (0.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (14.62%) Data Quality
2 31 (11.92%) GDPR
3 14 (5.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (4.23%) Solvency II
5 8 (3.08%) Dodd-Frank
5 8 (3.08%) FATCA
5 8 (3.08%) IFRS
5 8 (3.08%) IFRS 9
6 5 (1.92%) COBIT
6 5 (1.92%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.77%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.92%) KVM
2 3 (1.15%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.77%) Docker
4 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.54%) Puppet
1 4 (1.54%) Terraform
2 3 (1.15%) Oozie
3 1 (0.38%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.38%) Kibana
3 1 (0.38%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 93 (35.77%) Tableau
2 59 (22.69%) Microsoft
3 43 (16.54%) Alteryx
4 37 (14.23%) Oracle
5 26 (10.00%) Informatica
6 25 (9.62%) MicroStrategy
7 23 (8.85%) Talend
8 16 (6.15%) SAP
9 15 (5.77%) IBM
10 12 (4.62%) Google
11 11 (4.23%) Ab Initio
12 8 (3.08%) Cognos
12 8 (3.08%) Databricks
13 6 (2.31%) Teradata
13 6 (2.31%) TOWER Software
14 5 (1.92%) Netezza
15 4 (1.54%) MapR
16 3 (1.15%) Mapinfo
16 3 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
16 3 (1.15%) Splunk