Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Consultant was - in advertised job vacancies in Bolton 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.

Consultant
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 50 39
Rank change year-on-year +7 -11 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 2.11% 0.35% 2.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 0.37% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Bolton median annual salary - £43,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +48.28% -5.69%
Manchester median annual salary £53,250 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +13.30% +4.44% -5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton. 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
Bolton
Permanent vacancies in Bolton with a recognized job title 187 270 213
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.42% 94.08% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 162 222 200
Bolton median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £26,750 £23,500 £20,625
90th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Bolton

Consultant
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Bolton

Consultant Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 Bolton region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) General Ledger
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (75.00%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (75.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (75.00%) Creative Thinking
2 3 (75.00%) Innovative Thinking
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (75.00%) Dynamics GP
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) General Ledger
2 3 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Driving Licence
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Creative Thinking
1 3 (75.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Innovative Thinking
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft