The median annual salary for a Consultant was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bolton 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
Consultant
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 32 18 38
Rank change year-on-year -14 +20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 0.76% 1.39% 2.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 1.43% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £24,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.76% +34.02%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton. 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
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 122 70 169
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 93.13% 97.22% 99.41%
Number of salaries quoted 109 57 141
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -25.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton that featured Consultant in the job title.

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 13 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Business Process Modelling

Consultant Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Process Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle