The median annual salary for a Data Consultant was £45,001 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Consultant
England / West Midlands
Rank 205 226 211
Rank change year-on-year +21 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Consultant 5 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.19% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 4
Median salary £45,001 £72,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.93% +11.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £84,750 £75,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -6.81% +15.78%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4568 5904 4865
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.86% 96.34% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3763 4801 4148
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Data Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured Data Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Data Consultant in the West Midlands

Data Consultant
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Data Consultant in the West Midlands

Data Consultant
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Warwickshire - 4 £46,500 -
Birmingham +5 1 £45,001 -37.93%
Data Consultant
England

Data Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 West Midlands region featuring Data Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
1 4 (66.67%) Data Protection Act
1 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
1 4 (66.67%) PCI QSA
1 4 (66.67%) Regulatory Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) GDPR
2 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (50.00%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Process Management
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Clustering
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) MCSE
4 1 (16.67%) MCSA
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse

Data Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
1 4 (66.67%) Regulatory Compliance
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) PCI QSA
2 3 (50.00%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) MCSA
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) GDPR
1 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) SAP