The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 27 20 21
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing NHS 2 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 1.38% 1.35% 5.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.90% 3.85% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 7
Median salary £37,500 £19,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+92.30% -45.07%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £36,018 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+22.16% -19.96%
NHS
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
29 26 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 20.00% 35.14% 39.84%
Number of salaries quoted 26 26 46
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton region citing NHS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

NHS
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

NHS Salary Trend in Bolton

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing NHS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bolton region with a requirement for NHS.

1 11 (84.62%) Management Information System
2 9 (69.23%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
4 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
5 5 (38.46%) Line Management
5 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
5 5 (38.46%) Coaching
6 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (30.77%) WinForms
6 4 (30.77%) Information Security
6 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (30.77%) WPF
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
6 4 (30.77%) .NET
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 4 (30.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (30.77%) Compliance Management
7 3 (23.08%) Driving Licence
7 3 (23.08%) Firewall
7 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
8 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
8 2 (15.38%) JSON
8 2 (15.38%) REST
8 2 (15.38%) OpenID
8 2 (15.38%) Security Architecture
8 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 2 (15.38%) CQRS
8 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity Planning

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) HTTPS
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (69.23%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Head of Engineering
1 4 (30.77%) Head of Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) IT Manager
2 3 (23.08%) IT Security Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Security Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) SOA Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Head of Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Product Owner
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
1 4 (30.77%) WinForms
1 4 (30.77%) WPF
2 2 (15.38%) JSON
2 2 (15.38%) OAuth
2 2 (15.38%) OpenID
2 2 (15.38%) REST
2 2 (15.38%) Swagger
2 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) Management Information System
2 3 (23.08%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 5 (38.46%) Coaching
3 5 (38.46%) Line Management
3 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
4 4 (30.77%) Compliance Management
4 4 (30.77%) Information Security
5 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
6 2 (15.38%) BCP
6 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
6 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (15.38%) CQRS
6 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 2 (15.38%) Security Architecture
6 2 (15.38%) SOA
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 1 (7.69%) Exploratory Testing
7 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) MCP
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (30.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Apiary
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) NetApp
3 1 (7.69%) VMware