The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 76 75 67
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 4 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.55% 0.15% 1.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.50% 0.54% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 8
Average salary £37,500 £55,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +19.56%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
OLAP
South 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 Dorset region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
266 184 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 36.89% 27.96% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 197 165 136
Average salary £37,500 £35,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +3.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

OLAP
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

OLAP Salary Trend in Dorset

OLAP
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 8 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (50.00%) Business Analytics
2 4 (50.00%) Analytics
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (50.00%) User Experience
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Minitab
2 4 (50.00%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (50.00%) Hyperion
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Business Objects
2 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 4 (50.00%) MS Access
2 4 (50.00%) Cognos
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 8 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (50.00%) MS Access
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) User Experience
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
1 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (50.00%) Business Analytics
1 4 (50.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Hyperion
2 4 (50.00%) Minitab
2 4 (50.00%) Business Objects
2 4 (50.00%) Cognos