Period
to 16 November 2018

The median annual salary for an Analytics Consultant was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 977 964 1096
Rank change year-on-year -13 +132 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Analytics Consultant 176 241 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.13% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.14% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 123 167 133
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -8.70%
10th Percentile £39,450 £31,400 £38,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.78% - -

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 156,321 172,939 184,186
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.89% 95.95% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 125,851 138,722 154,134
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%

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 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Analytics Consultant in the UK

Analytics Consultant
Top 14 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 16 November 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
England +1 162 £53,500 -2.73% 9
London -1 114 £65,000 +8.33% 5
UK excluding London -6 40 £43,750 -2.78% 5
South East +33 11 £47,500 +5.56% 2
North of England +27 9 £41,000 -28.70%
South West +9 9 £45,000 -26.53% 2
Midlands +14 8 £29,500 -42.44%
North West +9 6 £40,000 -34.96%
West Midlands +11 4 £29,500 -42.44%
East Midlands - 4 - -
Scotland -9 3 £50,500 +80.36% 1
Yorkshire +32 2 £66,750 +33.50%
Wales - 2 £44,375 -
North East - 1 £42,500 -

Analytics Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, 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.

1 176 (100.00%) Analytics
2 99 (56.25%) Data Analytics
3 87 (49.43%) Business Intelligence
4 77 (43.75%) Tableau
5 72 (40.91%) SQL
6 68 (38.64%) R
7 58 (32.95%) Python
8 47 (26.70%) Visualisation
9 44 (25.00%) QlikView
9 44 (25.00%) Big Data
10 39 (22.16%) Data Science
11 37 (21.02%) Degree
11 37 (21.02%) Agile Software Development
12 36 (20.45%) SAS
12 36 (20.45%) Microsoft Azure
13 35 (19.89%) Analytical Skills
14 34 (19.32%) Alteryx
15 32 (18.18%) ETL
15 32 (18.18%) Microsoft
16 31 (17.61%) Oracle
17 30 (17.05%) Finance
17 30 (17.05%) Stakeholder Management
17 30 (17.05%) Power BI
18 29 (16.48%) Project Management
18 29 (16.48%) Machine Learning
19 28 (15.91%) Data Governance
19 28 (15.91%) Data Modelling
20 27 (15.34%) Data Warehouse
21 26 (14.77%) Data Management
21 26 (14.77%) Data Quality

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 36 (20.45%) SAS
2 18 (10.23%) Apache Spark
3 12 (6.82%) Apache
4 5 (2.84%) Apache Pig
5 3 (1.70%) Documentum
5 3 (1.70%) FileNet
5 3 (1.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (8.52%) SPSS
2 6 (3.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.57%) Gephi
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (8.52%) SAP S/4HANA
2 8 (4.55%) Actimize
3 5 (2.84%) Cognos TM1
4 4 (2.27%) Adobe Campaign
4 4 (2.27%) SAP ERP
5 2 (1.14%) Cognos Planning
6 1 (0.57%) Elite 3E
6 1 (0.57%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 36 (20.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.25%) Azure Machine Learning
3 9 (5.11%) Azure Data Factory
4 8 (4.55%) Adobe Analytics
4 8 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (3.98%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 4 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.70%) SAP Leonardo
7 3 (1.70%) Siri
8 2 (1.14%) PaaS
9 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.57%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.57%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (25.00%) Big Data
1 44 (25.00%) QlikView
2 30 (17.05%) Power BI
3 27 (15.34%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (13.07%) SQL Server
5 21 (11.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (11.36%) Qlik Sense
7 19 (10.80%) Spotfire
8 18 (10.23%) Hadoop
9 16 (9.09%) SAP BW
10 15 (8.52%) BusinessObjects
10 15 (8.52%) SAP HANA
11 13 (7.39%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 13 (7.39%) Data Lake
11 13 (7.39%) Lumira
12 12 (6.82%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 11 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (5.68%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 9 (5.11%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 4 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (17.05%) Finance
2 20 (11.36%) Retail
3 18 (10.23%) Marketing
4 8 (4.55%) Banking
5 6 (3.41%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.84%) Advertising
7 4 (2.27%) Law
7 4 (2.27%) Legal
7 4 (2.27%) Military
8 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.14%) Publishing
8 2 (1.14%) Social Science
9 1 (0.57%) Back Office
9 1 (0.57%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (12.50%) .NET
2 7 (3.98%) Kafka
3 6 (3.41%) D3.js
4 5 (2.84%) TensorFlow
5 4 (2.27%) Natural Language Processing
6 3 (1.70%) HTML
6 3 (1.70%) HTML5
6 3 (1.70%) Leaflet
6 3 (1.70%) REST
7 2 (1.14%) Web Services
7 2 (1.14%) XML
8 1 (0.57%) Akka
8 1 (0.57%) Caffe
8 1 (0.57%) Node.js
8 1 (0.57%) Spring
8 1 (0.57%) Spring Boot
8 1 (0.57%) Theano
8 1 (0.57%) Vert.x
Miscellaneous
1 35 (19.89%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.52%) Computer Science
3 14 (7.95%) Data Structures
4 12 (6.82%) Algorithms
5 6 (3.41%) Acoustics
6 5 (2.84%) Life Science
6 5 (2.84%) Linked Data
6 5 (2.84%) Semantic Web
7 3 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.70%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.14%) Robotics
8 2 (1.14%) User Experience
9 1 (0.57%) FMCG
9 1 (0.57%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.57%) PMI
9 1 (0.57%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.57%) Android
1 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (100.00%) Analytics
2 99 (56.25%) Data Analytics
3 87 (49.43%) Business Intelligence
4 47 (26.70%) Visualisation
5 39 (22.16%) Data Science
6 37 (21.02%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (18.18%) ETL
8 30 (17.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 29 (16.48%) Machine Learning
9 29 (16.48%) Project Management
10 28 (15.91%) Data Governance
10 28 (15.91%) Data Modelling
11 26 (14.77%) Data Management
12 22 (12.50%) Mathematics
13 21 (11.93%) Artificial Intelligence
14 20 (11.36%) Predictive Analytics
15 19 (10.80%) Problem-Solving
16 17 (9.66%) Content Management
17 15 (8.52%) Data Analysis
17 15 (8.52%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 72 (40.91%) SQL
2 68 (38.64%) R
3 58 (32.95%) Python
4 22 (12.50%) VBA
5 19 (10.80%) VB.NET
6 11 (6.25%) C
7 6 (3.41%) C++
7 6 (3.41%) Java
8 4 (2.27%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.27%) Scala
8 4 (2.27%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.70%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 2 (1.14%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.57%) C#
11 1 (0.57%) Go
Qualifications
1 37 (21.02%) Degree
2 19 (10.80%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.55%) Numerate Degree
4 7 (3.98%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (3.98%) PhD
5 5 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.84%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.14%) MBA
6 2 (1.14%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.57%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.57%) PMP
7 1 (0.57%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (14.77%) Data Quality
2 6 (3.41%) GDPR
3 3 (1.70%) Solvency II
4 2 (1.14%) QA
5 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.27%) Puppet
1 4 (2.27%) Terraform
2 3 (1.70%) Kibana
Vendors
1 77 (43.75%) Tableau
2 34 (19.32%) Alteryx
3 32 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 31 (17.61%) Oracle
5 21 (11.93%) SAP
6 16 (9.09%) Informatica
7 13 (7.39%) MicroStrategy
7 13 (7.39%) Talend
8 12 (6.82%) IBM
9 10 (5.68%) Ab Initio
10 9 (5.11%) Databricks
11 8 (4.55%) Adobe
11 8 (4.55%) Google
12 7 (3.98%) Cognos
13 4 (2.27%) OutSystems
14 3 (1.70%) Apple
14 3 (1.70%) Cloudera
14 3 (1.70%) Hortonworks
14 3 (1.70%) RapidMiner
14 3 (1.70%) Splunk