The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 57 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.40% 0.65% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.03% 1.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £43,500 £38,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.47% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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 Merseyside region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
194 348 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 38.88% 56.68% 45.80%
Number of salaries quoted 167 312 227
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,200 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

OLAP
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

OLAP Salary Trend in Merseyside

OLAP
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
Liverpool +8 2 £43,500 +14.47%
OLAP
North West

OLAP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Business Objects
2 4 (80.00%) Spotfire
2 4 (80.00%) QlikView
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) OLAP Cube
3 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source
3 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) RUP
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) ETL
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (20.00%) Cognos
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (80.00%) Spotfire
2 4 (80.00%) QlikView
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) OLAP Cube
3 3 (60.00%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (60.00%) RUP
3 2 (40.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Business Objects
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cognos