Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Data Analytics Consultant was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Data Analytics Consultant
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1072 1150 1209
Rank change year-on-year +78 +59 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analytics Consultant 131 74 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.073% 0.039% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.040% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 86 68 79
UK median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -23.08% -3.70%
10th Percentile £27,000 £38,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £77,750 £115,000 £102,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 -

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 172542 183486 211561
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.49% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 138422 153547 175640
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Data Analytics Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analytics Consultant in the UK

Data Analytics Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Data Analytics Consultant in the UK

Data Analytics Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analytics Consultant over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Analytics Consultant in the UK

Data 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 Data Analytics Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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 +103 114 £47,500 -5.00% 3
London +59 80 £50,000 -16.67% 1
UK excluding London +53 49 £45,000 - 2
Scotland +9 15 £28,000 -46.67%
South East +48 11 £45,000 -5.26%
East of England - 11 - -
North of England -17 6 £51,250 +2.50% 1
North West -12 4 £51,250 +28.13% 1
South West +9 3 £45,000 - 1
Midlands +45 2 £51,250 +28.13%
Yorkshire +16 2 £51,250 +2.50%
West Midlands +14 2 £51,250 +28.13%
Northern Ireland - 1 £45,000 -

Data Analytics Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Data Analytics 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 featuring Data Analytics Consultant in the job title.

1 131 (100.00%) Analytics
2 74 (56.49%) Data Analytics
3 59 (45.04%) Big Data
4 55 (41.98%) SQL
5 48 (36.64%) Tableau
6 45 (34.35%) Degree
7 44 (33.59%) Linux
8 42 (32.06%) Business Intelligence
9 37 (28.24%) Visualisation
10 36 (27.48%) Big Data Analytics
11 34 (25.95%) Data Visualisation
11 34 (25.95%) Splunk
11 34 (25.95%) Oracle
11 34 (25.95%) SQL Server
12 33 (25.19%) Red Hat
12 33 (25.19%) Law
12 33 (25.19%) Security Monitoring
13 30 (22.90%) R
13 30 (22.90%) Finance
13 30 (22.90%) ETL
14 29 (22.14%) Data Management
15 28 (21.37%) Machine Learning
16 27 (20.61%) Hadoop
16 27 (20.61%) Data Modelling
17 26 (19.85%) Data Warehouse
17 26 (19.85%) Python
17 26 (19.85%) Retail
18 24 (18.32%) Apache Hive
18 24 (18.32%) Mathematics
19 22 (16.79%) Statistics

Data 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 20 (15.27%) SAS
2 16 (12.21%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 13 (9.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.82%) SPSS
3 1 (0.76%) EViews
Business Applications
1 4 (3.05%) Actimize
2 2 (1.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.76%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.76%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 20 (15.27%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.87%) Azure Machine Learning
2 9 (6.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.53%) Azure Data Factory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (45.04%) Big Data
2 34 (25.95%) SQL Server
3 27 (20.61%) Hadoop
4 26 (19.85%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (18.32%) Apache Hive
6 21 (16.03%) Power BI
7 17 (12.98%) QlikView
8 15 (11.45%) DB2
9 13 (9.92%) Cognos Report Studio
9 13 (9.92%) DataStage
9 13 (9.92%) Snowflake Schema
10 11 (8.40%) DecisionStream
10 11 (8.40%) IBM InfoSphere
10 11 (8.40%) Impala
10 11 (8.40%) MongoDB
10 11 (8.40%) MySQL
10 11 (8.40%) NoSQL
11 10 (7.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (6.87%) Amazon RDS
13 7 (5.34%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (9.16%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 33 (25.19%) Law
2 30 (22.90%) Finance
3 26 (19.85%) Retail
4 12 (9.16%) Marketing
4 12 (9.16%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.05%) Banking
6 2 (1.53%) Automotive
7 1 (0.76%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.76%) Legal
7 1 (0.76%) Local Government
7 1 (0.76%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.92%) JSON
2 11 (8.40%) Web Services
3 3 (2.29%) .NET
3 3 (2.29%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (1.53%) REST
5 1 (0.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.50%) Analytical Skills
1 19 (14.50%) Computer Science
2 12 (9.16%) Life Science
3 11 (8.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.76%) Blog
4 1 (0.76%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.76%) Fintech
4 1 (0.76%) FMCG
4 1 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 44 (33.59%) Linux
2 12 (9.16%) Windows
3 1 (0.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (100.00%) Analytics
2 74 (56.49%) Data Analytics
3 42 (32.06%) Business Intelligence
4 37 (28.24%) Visualisation
5 36 (27.48%) Big Data Analytics
6 34 (25.95%) Data Visualisation
7 33 (25.19%) Security Monitoring
8 30 (22.90%) ETL
9 29 (22.14%) Data Management
10 28 (21.37%) Machine Learning
11 27 (20.61%) Data Modelling
12 24 (18.32%) Mathematics
13 22 (16.79%) Statistics
14 20 (15.27%) Business Analytics
15 19 (14.50%) Stakeholder Management
16 17 (12.98%) Agile Software Development
16 17 (12.98%) Data Integration
16 17 (12.98%) Project Management
17 16 (12.21%) Data Governance
17 16 (12.21%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 55 (41.98%) SQL
2 30 (22.90%) R
3 26 (19.85%) Python
4 15 (11.45%) VBA
5 11 (8.40%) MATLAB
5 11 (8.40%) VB
6 5 (3.82%) Scala
7 4 (3.05%) Java
7 4 (3.05%) Ruby
8 3 (2.29%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.29%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.53%) HiveQL
9 2 (1.53%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 45 (34.35%) Degree
2 20 (15.27%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (1.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.45%) Data Quality
2 10 (7.63%) QA
3 1 (0.76%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.76%) GDPR
3 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (8.40%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 48 (36.64%) Tableau
2 34 (25.95%) Oracle
2 34 (25.95%) Splunk
3 33 (25.19%) Red Hat
4 19 (14.50%) Alteryx
5 15 (11.45%) Cognos
5 15 (11.45%) IBM
6 12 (9.16%) Ab Initio
6 12 (9.16%) Informatica
6 12 (9.16%) MicroStrategy
6 12 (9.16%) Talend
7 11 (8.40%) Microsoft
7 11 (8.40%) Vertica
8 5 (3.82%) Capita
8 5 (3.82%) SAP
9 3 (2.29%) JD Edwards
10 2 (1.53%) Infor
11 1 (0.76%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.76%) EXASOL