The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 103 113 109
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 1 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.072% 0.33% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.27% 1.20% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 3
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
OLAP
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
377 499 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.06% 27.49% 31.77%
Number of salaries quoted 359 413 466
Average salary £43,900 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.52% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OLAP across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

OLAP
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

OLAP Salary Trend in Cambridge

OLAP
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing OLAP also 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 that cited OLAP.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (57.14%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (42.86%) Front Office
3 3 (42.86%) Back Office
3 3 (42.86%) Time Management
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) COM
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) HTTP
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing OLAP also 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 that cited OLAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle OLAP
General
1 3 (42.86%) Front Office
1 3 (42.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Software Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle