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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 130 109 125
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +16
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 2 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.10% 0.13% 0.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.25% 0.29% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 13
Average salary £45,000 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £37,750 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £39,750 £41,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
785 679 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 40.17% 42.95% 33.93%
Number of salaries quoted 637 593 635
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,400 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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 -17 1 £30,000 -25.00%
Chester - 1 £60,000 - 1
OLAP
North West

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (77.78%) SQL
4 6 (66.67%) C#
4 6 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (66.67%) ETL
4 6 (66.67%) Finance
4 6 (66.67%) Data Analysis
4 6 (66.67%) MDX
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (66.67%) Dimensional Modelling
4 6 (66.67%) Kimball Methodology
5 5 (55.56%) Dundas
5 5 (55.56%) Visualisation
5 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
5 5 (55.56%) Statistics
5 5 (55.56%) Degree
5 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (22.22%) SmartFocus
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (22.22%) Teradata
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
7 1 (11.11%) XML
7 1 (11.11%) UNIX

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 1 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 1 (11.11%) Base SAS
5 1 (11.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
1 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Business Developer
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SAS Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) MDX
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Statistics
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
1 5 (55.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 6 (66.67%) Dimensional Modelling
2 6 (66.67%) Kimball Methodology
2 6 (66.67%) ETL
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Dundas
2 2 (22.22%) SmartFocus
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Teradata
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft