The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 21 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 11 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 8.80% - 3.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.02% - 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 4
Average salary £29,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
122 151 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 97.60% 97.42% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 114 142 104
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Consultant
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Bolton

Consultant
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title.

1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) Project Management
2 11 (78.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (71.43%) NHS
4 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (57.14%) Project Planning
4 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle
5 3 (21.43%) Web Services
5 3 (21.43%) XML
5 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.14%) Cocoa
7 1 (7.14%) Xcode
7 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
7 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
7 1 (7.14%) iOS SDK
7 1 (7.14%) Cocoa Touch
7 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
7 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
7 1 (7.14%) User Experience
7 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
7 1 (7.14%) Apple Swift

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Xcode
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Web Services
1 3 (21.43%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) Cocoa
2 1 (7.14%) iOS SDK
2 1 (7.14%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) NHS
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Project Management
1 11 (78.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (57.14%) Project Planning
3 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
2 1 (7.14%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
Middlebrook, Bolton / Lytham / North West
AXA
Salary: £38,000 to £48,000 (DOE)
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago