The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 86 74 75
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 8 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.83% 1.96% 0.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.56% 4.86% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 3
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
OLAP
South East

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 Kent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
312 432 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 32.53% 40.37% 36.03%
Number of salaries quoted 251 379 269
Average salary £41,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.68% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

OLAP
Salary Trend in Kent

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

OLAP Salary Trend in Kent

OLAP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 17 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
Dartford - 3 - -
OLAP
South East

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 23 (92.00%) SQL
2 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (68.00%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (68.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (68.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 11 (44.00%) MDX
4 10 (40.00%) T-SQL
5 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 9 (36.00%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (32.00%) Project Management
6 8 (32.00%) Migration
6 8 (32.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (24.00%) .NET
8 6 (24.00%) Degree
8 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
8 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (20.00%) Oracle
9 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (20.00%) ETL
9 5 (20.00%) OLTP
9 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
9 5 (20.00%) Finance
9 5 (20.00%) Validation
9 5 (20.00%) Replication
9 5 (20.00%) Oracle OLAP

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (12.00%) FastStats
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (68.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 17 (68.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (32.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle OLAP
5 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (20.00%) OLTP
6 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Developer
1 11 (44.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 9 (36.00%) Analyst
3 8 (32.00%) Business Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Server Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Analyst
5 5 (20.00%) Senior DBA
5 5 (20.00%) DBA
6 3 (12.00%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) Solutions Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Graduate
7 1 (4.00%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior SQL DBA
7 1 (4.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) MDX
2 6 (24.00%) .NET
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.00%) Replication
3 4 (16.00%) Visualisation
4 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (8.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (36.00%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (32.00%) Project Management
3 8 (32.00%) Migration
4 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (20.00%) Validation
4 5 (20.00%) Data Validation
4 5 (20.00%) ETL
5 4 (16.00%) Time Management
6 3 (12.00%) Dimensional Modelling
6 3 (12.00%) Data Migration
6 3 (12.00%) Campaign Management
6 3 (12.00%) Propensity Modelling
6 3 (12.00%) Line Management
7 2 (8.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) SQL
2 10 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (16.00%) C#
4 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) VB
5 1 (4.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.00%) SunGard
4 3 (12.00%) Neolane
4 3 (12.00%) Adobe
5 1 (4.00%) Business Objects