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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 115 98 126
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +28
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 2 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.11% 0.88% 0.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.50% 3.56% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 3
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-0.60% -2.35%
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
401 365 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.68% 24.68% 35.87%
Number of salaries quoted 339 318 617
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OLAP across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

OLAP Salary Histogram in Cambridge

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) MS Office
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
3 4 (57.14%) Back Office
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle OLAP
3 4 (57.14%) Time Management
4 3 (42.86%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (28.57%) OLTP
6 1 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
6 1 (14.29%) ETL
6 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle OLAP
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) OLTP
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 1 (14.29%) Big Data
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
4 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 4 (57.14%) Back Office
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Applications Support
2 3 (42.86%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Database Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 1 (14.29%) DBA
4 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) MDX
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Online Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Time Management
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) C#
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) HDFS
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle