The median annual salary for a Data Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 493 493 533
Rank change year-on-year 0 +40  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Consultant 120 146 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.33% 0.37% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.39% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 95 105 116
Median salary £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £41,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £108,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +26.31%  

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 34928 37857 42985
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.82% 95.93% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28337 32945 36330
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 June 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 June 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 +37 18 £63,750 +2.00% 6
Data Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 133 (52.16%) Analytics
2 108 (42.35%) Big Data
3 82 (32.16%) SQL
4 77 (30.20%) Finance
5 70 (27.45%) Data Analytics
6 68 (26.67%) Tableau
7 61 (23.92%) Business Intelligence
8 55 (21.57%) R
9 52 (20.39%) Python
10 46 (18.04%) SAS
10 46 (18.04%) Analytical Skills
11 45 (17.65%) Hadoop
12 43 (16.86%) Agile Software Development
13 37 (14.51%) QlikView
14 36 (14.12%) Data Warehouse
15 35 (13.73%) Oracle
16 33 (12.94%) Data Modelling
16 33 (12.94%) Data Management
17 32 (12.55%) Microsoft
17 32 (12.55%) Apache Spark
18 31 (12.16%) Visualisation
18 31 (12.16%) Data Quality
18 31 (12.16%) Degree
19 30 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
20 29 (11.37%) Mathematics
21 28 (10.98%) Data Analysis
22 27 (10.59%) Machine Learning
23 26 (10.20%) Data Governance
23 26 (10.20%) Java
24 25 (9.80%) Data 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 46 (18.04%) SAS
2 32 (12.55%) Apache Spark
3 17 (6.67%) Apache Pig
4 4 (1.57%) Apache
5 3 (1.18%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.18%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 30 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (7.06%) SPSS
3 1 (0.39%) EViews
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (4.71%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 5 (1.96%) SAP ERP
3 4 (1.57%) Temenos T24
4 3 (1.18%) Actimize
5 1 (0.39%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.14%) Azure Machine Learning
4 3 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.18%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (1.18%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.18%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (1.18%) Data Lake Analytics
4 3 (1.18%) Office 365
5 2 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.24%) Network Security
2 13 (5.10%) Firewall
3 8 (3.14%) BGP
3 8 (3.14%) Cisco IOS
3 8 (3.14%) DHCP
3 8 (3.14%) DMVPN
3 8 (3.14%) DNS
3 8 (3.14%) EIGRP
3 8 (3.14%) LAN
3 8 (3.14%) MPLS
3 8 (3.14%) OSPF
3 8 (3.14%) SNA
3 8 (3.14%) TCP/IP
3 8 (3.14%) WAN
3 8 (3.14%) Wireless
4 6 (2.35%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.18%) Skype
6 3 (1.18%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.78%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (42.35%) Big Data
2 45 (17.65%) Hadoop
3 37 (14.51%) QlikView
4 36 (14.12%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (9.41%) SQL Server
6 18 (7.06%) Power BI
6 18 (7.06%) Spotfire
7 17 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (6.27%) Data Mining
9 14 (5.49%) Pentaho
10 13 (5.10%) MongoDB
10 13 (5.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (4.71%) Apache Hive
11 12 (4.71%) HBase
11 12 (4.71%) Impala
12 11 (4.31%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (4.31%) Neo4j
12 11 (4.31%) NoSQL
12 11 (4.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (3.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (2.35%) Git (software)
1 6 (2.35%) Jenkins
1 6 (2.35%) Vagrant
2 3 (1.18%) JIRA
2 3 (1.18%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (1.18%) Yeoman
3 1 (0.39%) Toad
General
1 77 (30.20%) Finance
2 21 (8.24%) Banking
3 18 (7.06%) Retail
4 12 (4.71%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.92%) Marketing
6 6 (2.35%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.96%) Law
7 5 (1.96%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.57%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.57%) Legal
8 4 (1.57%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.18%) Back Office
10 2 (0.78%) French Language
10 2 (0.78%) German Language
11 1 (0.39%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.49%) .NET
2 8 (3.14%) Web Services
3 5 (1.96%) Kafka
3 5 (1.96%) SciPy
4 4 (1.57%) Natural Language Processing
4 4 (1.57%) Pandas
5 3 (1.18%) Cascalog
5 3 (1.18%) D3.js
5 3 (1.18%) MDX
5 3 (1.18%) Samza
5 3 (1.18%) scikit-learn
6 2 (0.78%) ODBC
7 1 (0.39%) HTML
7 1 (0.39%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 46 (18.04%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.24%) Computer Science
3 20 (7.84%) Data Centre
4 16 (6.27%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (3.53%) Credit Risk
6 8 (3.14%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.96%) Life Science
8 4 (1.57%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.57%) NHS
8 4 (1.57%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.18%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.18%) Cyber Defence
10 2 (0.78%) FMCG
10 2 (0.78%) Replication
10 2 (0.78%) Social Network
10 2 (0.78%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.39%) Blog
11 1 (0.39%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.39%) Equities
11 1 (0.39%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.27%) Linux
2 2 (0.78%) Windows
3 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (52.16%) Analytics
2 70 (27.45%) Data Analytics
3 61 (23.92%) Business Intelligence
4 43 (16.86%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (12.94%) Data Management
5 33 (12.94%) Data Modelling
6 31 (12.16%) Visualisation
7 29 (11.37%) Mathematics
8 28 (10.98%) Data Analysis
9 27 (10.59%) Machine Learning
10 26 (10.20%) Data Governance
11 25 (9.80%) Data Visualisation
12 24 (9.41%) ETL
12 24 (9.41%) Presales
13 21 (8.24%) Cybersecurity
13 21 (8.24%) Information Management
14 18 (7.06%) Statistics
15 17 (6.67%) Operations Research
15 17 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
16 16 (6.27%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 82 (32.16%) SQL
2 55 (21.57%) R
3 52 (20.39%) Python
4 26 (10.20%) Java
5 18 (7.06%) VBA
6 12 (4.71%) Scala
7 9 (3.53%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.35%) C#
9 3 (1.18%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.18%) C++
9 3 (1.18%) Clojure
9 3 (1.18%) Cypher
9 3 (1.18%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 3 (1.18%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.39%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.39%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.39%) PHP
10 1 (0.39%) Ruby
10 1 (0.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (12.16%) Degree
2 23 (9.02%) PhD
3 14 (5.49%) CCIE
3 14 (5.49%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (4.71%) Security Cleared
5 11 (4.31%) Numerate Degree
6 10 (3.92%) ISEB
7 8 (3.14%) CCNA
7 8 (3.14%) CCNP
8 6 (2.35%) CCIE Data Center
9 5 (1.96%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 5 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (1.57%) Postgraduate
10 4 (1.57%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.18%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
12 2 (0.78%) Master's Degree
12 2 (0.78%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.78%) PMP
13 1 (0.39%) CESG Certified Professional
13 1 (0.39%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (12.16%) Data Quality
2 13 (5.10%) GDPR
3 9 (3.53%) QA
4 6 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.78%) Actionable Recommendations
5 2 (0.78%) COBIT
5 2 (0.78%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.39%) PMO
6 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (4.71%) Apache Flume
2 3 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (1.18%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.78%) HDFS
3 2 (0.78%) KVM
4 1 (0.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.39%) Ansible
1 1 (0.39%) Oozie
1 1 (0.39%) Packer
Vendors
1 68 (26.67%) Tableau
2 35 (13.73%) Oracle
3 32 (12.55%) Microsoft
4 19 (7.45%) Alteryx
5 18 (7.06%) SAP
6 16 (6.27%) Symantec
7 14 (5.49%) Cisco
8 13 (5.10%) CheckPoint
9 12 (4.71%) JD Edwards
10 11 (4.31%) Informatica
11 10 (3.92%) MicroStrategy
11 10 (3.92%) Splunk
12 9 (3.53%) TIBCO
13 8 (3.14%) Cloudera
13 8 (3.14%) Fortinet
13 8 (3.14%) Hortonworks
14 7 (2.75%) Cognos
15 6 (2.35%) Red Hat
15 6 (2.35%) Teradata
16 5 (1.96%) Dell
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