The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 96 118 103
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -15
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 5 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.39% 0.60% 0.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.27% 1.81% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 13
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,100 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
OLAP
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
394 609 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 30.73% 33.22% 37.93%
Number of salaries quoted 358 518 476
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

OLAP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

OLAP Salary Trend in Cheshire

OLAP
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OLAP across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

OLAP Salary Histogram in Cheshire

OLAP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +1 3 £40,000 +14.28%
Macclesfield +22 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Crewe - 1 £48,500 -
OLAP
North West

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 24 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 23 (82.14%) SQL
2 23 (82.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (78.57%) T-SQL
4 21 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (53.57%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (50.00%) ETL
8 11 (39.29%) MDX
9 10 (35.71%) Project Management
9 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (32.14%) Power BI
10 9 (32.14%) OLAP Cube
10 9 (32.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 9 (32.14%) Migration
10 9 (32.14%) NoSQL
10 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (32.14%) Analytics
10 9 (32.14%) PowerPivot
10 9 (32.14%) Customer Insight
10 9 (32.14%) Web Analytics
11 8 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (28.57%) Finance
11 8 (28.57%) ETL Development
12 7 (25.00%) High Availability
12 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (25.00%) Replication
12 7 (25.00%) Clustering
12 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Cognos Controller
1 5 (17.86%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 23 (82.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 16 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (53.57%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (32.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 9 (32.14%) NoSQL
5 9 (32.14%) OLAP Cube
5 9 (32.14%) Power BI
5 9 (32.14%) PowerPivot
5 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (3.57%) QlikView
8 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (78.57%) Developer
2 18 (64.29%) Senior Developer
3 15 (53.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 11 (39.29%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 10 (35.71%) OLAP Developer
5 10 (35.71%) Senior OLAP Developer
5 10 (35.71%) Senior SQL Developer
5 10 (35.71%) SQL Developer
6 7 (25.00%) DBA
6 7 (25.00%) Senior DBA
6 7 (25.00%) Senior SQL DBA
6 7 (25.00%) Senior SQL Server DBA
6 7 (25.00%) Senior SQL Server Developer
6 7 (25.00%) SQL DBA
6 7 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
6 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
6 7 (25.00%) T-SQL Developer
7 5 (17.86%) Analyst
7 5 (17.86%) TM1 Analyst
8 4 (14.29%) Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) MDX
2 3 (10.71%) .NET
2 3 (10.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (25.00%) Clustering
1 7 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (3.57%) Data Extraction
2 1 (3.57%) Statistics
2 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (50.00%) ETL
3 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) Project Management
4 9 (32.14%) Analytics
4 9 (32.14%) Customer Insight
4 9 (32.14%) Migration
4 9 (32.14%) Web Analytics
5 8 (28.57%) ETL Development
5 8 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (25.00%) High Availability
7 3 (10.71%) Investment Management
8 1 (3.57%) Data Visualisation
8 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (3.57%) Performance Optimisation
8 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (3.57%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) SQL
2 22 (78.57%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.57%) R
3 1 (3.57%) VBA
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Cognos
1 5 (17.86%) IBM
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Tableau
3 1 (3.57%) Talend
3 1 (3.57%) Vertica