Period
to 23 January 2019

The median annual salary for an Analytics Consultant was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics Consultant
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 960 1005 1071
Rank change year-on-year +45 +66 +29
Permanent jobs requiring an Analytics Consultant 154 189 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.11% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.11% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 103 132 115
UK median annual salary £60,000 £53,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.63% +2.38% -19.23%
10th Percentile £44,250 £31,600 £38,750
90th Percentile £90,300 £81,125 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00% +25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 145,581 167,984 169,805
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.90% 96.22% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 116,316 136,756 141,365
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

Analytics Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytics Consultant in the UK

Analytics Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Analytics Consultant in the UK

Analytics Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics Consultant over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Analytics Consultant in the UK

Analytics Consultant
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 23 January 2019. 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
England +51 146 £60,000 +9.09% 15
London +19 101 £60,000 +9.09% 10
UK excluding London +46 35 £45,000 - 8
South East +25 12 £67,500 +22.73%
South West +16 9 £45,000 -12.20% 1
Midlands +29 6 £43,000 -16.10%
North of England +29 4 £54,250 +27.65% 3
Scotland +6 4 £41,000 +46.43% 3
East Midlands - 4 - -
North West +23 3 £48,500 +7.78% 3
West Midlands +30 2 £43,000 -16.10%
Wales - 2 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +30 1 £91,000 +127.50%

Analytics Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, Analytics 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 featuring Analytics Consultant in the job title.

1 154 (100.00%) Analytics
2 80 (51.95%) Business Intelligence
2 80 (51.95%) Data Analytics
3 57 (37.01%) Tableau
4 55 (35.71%) R
4 55 (35.71%) SQL
5 48 (31.17%) Big Data
6 47 (30.52%) Data Science
7 40 (25.97%) Python
8 39 (25.32%) Microsoft
9 38 (24.68%) Microsoft Azure
10 37 (24.03%) Visualisation
11 33 (21.43%) QlikView
11 33 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (20.13%) Stakeholder Management
12 31 (20.13%) ETL
12 31 (20.13%) Analytical Skills
13 30 (19.48%) Data Warehouse
14 27 (17.53%) SAS
14 27 (17.53%) Project Management
15 26 (16.88%) Oracle
15 26 (16.88%) Machine Learning
16 25 (16.23%) Power BI
17 24 (15.58%) Data Modelling
17 24 (15.58%) Finance
18 23 (14.94%) Artificial Intelligence
18 23 (14.94%) SQL Server
19 22 (14.29%) SAP
19 22 (14.29%) Degree
20 21 (13.64%) Hadoop

Analytics Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 27 (17.53%) SAS
2 20 (12.99%) Apache Spark
3 15 (9.74%) Apache
4 5 (3.25%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 13 (8.44%) SPSS
2 6 (3.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (8.44%) SAP S/4HANA
2 9 (5.84%) Cognos TM1
3 6 (3.90%) Actimize
4 5 (3.25%) SAP ERP
5 3 (1.95%) Cognos Planning
5 3 (1.95%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (1.30%) SAP InfiniteInsight
6 2 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.65%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.65%) Elite 3E
7 1 (0.65%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 38 (24.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (8.44%) Azure Machine Learning
3 12 (7.79%) Azure Data Factory
4 8 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (4.55%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 4 (2.60%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.95%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (1.95%) Siri
8 2 (1.30%) Data Lake Analytics
8 2 (1.30%) Google Analytics
8 2 (1.30%) PaaS
8 2 (1.30%) SAP Leonardo
8 2 (1.30%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.65%) Basecamp
9 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.65%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (31.17%) Big Data
2 33 (21.43%) QlikView
3 30 (19.48%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (16.23%) Power BI
5 23 (14.94%) SQL Server
6 21 (13.64%) Hadoop
6 21 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (9.74%) BusinessObjects
7 15 (9.74%) Spotfire
8 13 (8.44%) SAP BW
8 13 (8.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (8.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (7.79%) SAP HANA
10 11 (7.14%) Data Lake
11 10 (6.49%) Apache Hive
11 10 (6.49%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 10 (6.49%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 10 (6.49%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 10 (6.49%) Lumira
11 10 (6.49%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 4 (2.60%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.65%) JIRA
General
1 24 (15.58%) Finance
2 15 (9.74%) Marketing
3 14 (9.09%) Retail
4 8 (5.19%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (4.55%) Banking
6 4 (2.60%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.95%) Advertising
7 3 (1.95%) Legal
8 2 (1.30%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.30%) Social Science
9 1 (0.65%) Back Office
9 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.65%) Local Government
9 1 (0.65%) Military
9 1 (0.65%) Publishing
9 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.14%) .NET
2 10 (6.49%) Kafka
3 4 (2.60%) Apache NiFi
4 3 (1.95%) Apache Beam
4 3 (1.95%) D3.js
4 3 (1.95%) Natural Language Processing
4 3 (1.95%) REST
5 2 (1.30%) Web Services
5 2 (1.30%) XML
6 1 (0.65%) Akka
6 1 (0.65%) HTML
6 1 (0.65%) HTML5
6 1 (0.65%) Node.js
6 1 (0.65%) Spring
6 1 (0.65%) Spring Boot
6 1 (0.65%) Vert.x
Miscellaneous
1 31 (20.13%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.44%) Algorithms
2 13 (8.44%) Data Structures
3 6 (3.90%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.25%) Linked Data
4 5 (3.25%) Semantic Web
5 3 (1.95%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.30%) Life Science
6 2 (1.30%) User Experience
7 1 (0.65%) Acoustics
7 1 (0.65%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.65%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.65%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (100.00%) Analytics
2 80 (51.95%) Business Intelligence
2 80 (51.95%) Data Analytics
3 47 (30.52%) Data Science
4 37 (24.03%) Visualisation
5 33 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (20.13%) ETL
6 31 (20.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 27 (17.53%) Project Management
8 26 (16.88%) Machine Learning
9 24 (15.58%) Data Modelling
10 23 (14.94%) Artificial Intelligence
11 21 (13.64%) Data Analysis
11 21 (13.64%) Data Governance
12 20 (12.99%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 19 (12.34%) Mathematics
14 17 (11.04%) Presales
15 15 (9.74%) Coaching
15 15 (9.74%) Predictive Analytics
15 15 (9.74%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 55 (35.71%) R
1 55 (35.71%) SQL
2 40 (25.97%) Python
3 13 (8.44%) VBA
4 10 (6.49%) VB.NET
5 6 (3.90%) C
6 5 (3.25%) Java
7 3 (1.95%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.30%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.65%) C#
9 1 (0.65%) C++
9 1 (0.65%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.65%) Go
9 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.65%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.65%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (14.29%) Degree
2 10 (6.49%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.25%) PhD
4 2 (1.30%) CIPD
4 2 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.30%) MBA
4 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.30%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (1.30%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.65%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.99%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.95%) GDPR
2 3 (1.95%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.60%) Puppet
1 4 (2.60%) Terraform
Vendors
1 57 (37.01%) Tableau
2 39 (25.32%) Microsoft
3 26 (16.88%) Oracle
4 22 (14.29%) SAP
5 20 (12.99%) Alteryx
6 15 (9.74%) IBM
7 14 (9.09%) Cognos
8 9 (5.84%) Databricks
8 9 (5.84%) Google
9 7 (4.55%) Cloudera
9 7 (4.55%) MicroStrategy
9 7 (4.55%) Talend
10 6 (3.90%) Hortonworks
10 6 (3.90%) Informatica
11 3 (1.95%) Apple
11 3 (1.95%) EXASOL
11 3 (1.95%) Splunk
12 2 (1.30%) Cognizant
12 2 (1.30%) Sybase
13 1 (0.65%) CA