Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Data Consultant was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 20 January 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 > South East
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 488 523 572
Rank change year-on-year +35 +49 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Consultant 54 47 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.15% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 46 30 60
South East median annual salary £55,000 £53,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.33% +34.38% -36.00%
10th Percentile £30,875 £38,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - -4.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29,846 30,884 39,627
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.66% 96.86% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 24,922 25,613 33,551
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,625
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Data Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Consultant in the South East

Data Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Data Consultant in the South East

Data Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Consultant in the South East over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Consultant in the South East

Data Consultant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Consultant within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 January 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
Thames Valley +28 38 £57,500 -11.54% 1
Berkshire +31 31 £70,000 +7.69%
Surrey +5 11 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Hampshire -6 4 £34,000 -15.00% 2
Oxfordshire - 4 £31,500 -
Buckinghamshire +4 3 £57,500 - 1
Data Consultant
England

Data Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 South East region featuring Data Consultant in the job title.

1 21 (38.89%) Data Management
2 17 (31.48%) Data Integration
2 17 (31.48%) Data Quality
3 15 (27.78%) SQL
4 14 (25.93%) Big Data
5 12 (22.22%) Analytics
6 11 (20.37%) SAP
6 11 (20.37%) Migration
7 10 (18.52%) Master Data Management
7 10 (18.52%) Data Architecture
7 10 (18.52%) Data Governance
8 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (16.67%) Telecoms
9 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
10 7 (12.96%) CRM
10 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
10 7 (12.96%) Information Management
10 7 (12.96%) Artificial Intelligence
10 7 (12.96%) Data Migration
10 7 (12.96%) NoSQL
10 7 (12.96%) Business Analytics
10 7 (12.96%) Presales
11 6 (11.11%) Power BI
11 6 (11.11%) Visualisation
11 6 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
11 6 (11.11%) Finance
11 6 (11.11%) IBM
11 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (9.26%) Project Management
12 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development

Data Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) SAP ERP
1 2 (3.70%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.70%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (3.70%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.85%) IaaS
4 1 (1.85%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (1.85%) SaaS
4 1 (1.85%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) LAN
2 2 (3.70%) Skype
2 2 (3.70%) WebEx
3 1 (1.85%) FTP
3 1 (1.85%) HTTP
3 1 (1.85%) Internet
3 1 (1.85%) SAN
3 1 (1.85%) SMTP
3 1 (1.85%) SSL
3 1 (1.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.93%) Big Data
2 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 7 (12.96%) NoSQL
4 6 (11.11%) Power BI
5 5 (9.26%) Hadoop
5 5 (9.26%) SAP HANA
6 4 (7.41%) QlikView
7 3 (5.56%) DTS
7 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (3.70%) SAP BW
8 2 (3.70%) Snowflake Schema
General
1 9 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 6 (11.11%) Finance
3 5 (9.26%) Banking
3 5 (9.26%) Retail
4 4 (7.41%) Advertising
5 2 (3.70%) Automotive
5 2 (3.70%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) JSON
1 2 (3.70%) Natural Language Processing
1 2 (3.70%) REST
2 1 (1.85%) cXML
2 1 (1.85%) ebXML
2 1 (1.85%) EDI
2 1 (1.85%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.85%) XML
2 1 (1.85%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Algorithms
1 5 (9.26%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.56%) Driving Licence
2 3 (5.56%) NHS
3 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.85%) DataPower
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.89%) Data Management
2 17 (31.48%) Data Integration
3 12 (22.22%) Analytics
4 11 (20.37%) Migration
5 10 (18.52%) Data Architecture
5 10 (18.52%) Data Governance
5 10 (18.52%) Master Data Management
6 7 (12.96%) Artificial Intelligence
6 7 (12.96%) Business Analytics
6 7 (12.96%) CRM
6 7 (12.96%) Data Migration
6 7 (12.96%) Information Management
6 7 (12.96%) Presales
7 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
7 6 (11.11%) Visualisation
8 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (9.26%) Motion Planning
8 5 (9.26%) Validation
8 5 (9.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.78%) SQL
2 4 (7.41%) ABAP
2 4 (7.41%) Python
3 2 (3.70%) C
3 2 (3.70%) C++
3 2 (3.70%) COBOL
3 2 (3.70%) Java
3 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.70%) R
3 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.85%) ActionScript
4 1 (1.85%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (1.85%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) CCNA
1 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.85%) MCSE
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (31.48%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.85%) GDPR
2 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.85%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) RosettaNet
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.85%) KVM
2 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.85%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.85%) ServiceCenter
1 1 (1.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) SAP
2 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.11%) IBM
4 4 (7.41%) Tableau
5 2 (3.70%) Cisco
5 2 (3.70%) HP
5 2 (3.70%) hybris
5 2 (3.70%) Infor
5 2 (3.70%) VMware
6 1 (1.85%) Brocade
6 1 (1.85%) Citrix
6 1 (1.85%) CommVault
6 1 (1.85%) Dell
6 1 (1.85%) EMC
6 1 (1.85%) Isilon
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle
6 1 (1.85%) Remedy
6 1 (1.85%) Supermicro
6 1 (1.85%) Veeam
6 1 (1.85%) webMethods