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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 113 97 114
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +17
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 1 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.061% 0.92% 0.058%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.25% 3.30% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 1
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
408 394 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 25.00% 27.77% 34.24%
Number of salaries quoted 341 348 539
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) Back Office
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (50.00%) Time Management
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) OLTP
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
5 1 (16.67%) ETL
5 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (50.00%) MS Office
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) OLTP
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server BI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Database Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile Payment
1 1 (16.67%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Java
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) HDFS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle