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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 107 101 136
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +35
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 9 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.51% 0.94% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.63% 2.48% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 2
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £30,400 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,500 £42,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
553 606 814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 31.19% 37.80% 38.02%
Number of salaries quoted 478 477 679
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015. 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 +2 5 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Chester +16 3 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Macclesfield - 1 £40,000 - 1
OLAP
North West

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) T-SQL
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 8 (72.73%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (72.73%) ETL
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
3 7 (63.64%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (63.64%) OLAP Cube
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (45.45%) Replication
5 5 (45.45%) Clustering
5 5 (45.45%) Degree
5 5 (45.45%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (18.18%) Tableau
6 2 (18.18%) Vertica
6 2 (18.18%) Talend
6 2 (18.18%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (18.18%) Dundas
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (18.18%) Base SAS
6 2 (18.18%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (18.18%) Ab Initio
6 2 (18.18%) SAS

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 2 (18.18%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
1 8 (72.73%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (63.64%) OLAP Cube
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (18.18%) Base SAS
5 2 (18.18%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) DBA
1 5 (45.45%) SQL DBA
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server DBA
2 2 (18.18%) SAS Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Replication
1 5 (45.45%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Data Extraction
2 1 (9.09%) Statistics
2 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ETL
2 7 (63.64%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (45.45%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VBA
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Tableau
2 2 (18.18%) Vertica
2 2 (18.18%) Talend
2 2 (18.18%) Dundas
2 2 (18.18%) Ab Initio
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire, Warrington, Manchester, Merseyside,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £35,000 + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago