The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 213 209 202
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 31 41 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.54% 0.59% 0.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.72% 1.80% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 31 41 36
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -
OLAP
England

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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1801 2282 2596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 31.61% 33.02% 39.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1577 1991 2266
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

OLAP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

OLAP Salary Trend in the North West

OLAP
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OLAP across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

OLAP Salary Histogram in the North West

OLAP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Manchester +13 18 £46,750 +37.50% 4
Cheshire +13 8 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Merseyside -5 4 £46,250 +2.77% 1
Lancashire - 1 £50,000 - 1
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 84 (83.17%) SQL
2 79 (78.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 76 (75.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 74 (73.27%) SQL Server
5 69 (68.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 63 (62.38%) Business Intelligence
7 48 (47.52%) Finance
8 38 (37.62%) SQL Server 2008
9 37 (36.63%) Data Warehouse
10 36 (35.64%) T-SQL
11 31 (30.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 31 (30.69%) ETL
11 31 (30.69%) OLTP
11 31 (30.69%) SQL Server 2000
12 29 (28.71%) Disaster Recovery
12 29 (28.71%) OLAP Cube
13 27 (26.73%) Microsoft
14 25 (24.75%) SQL Server 2012
15 17 (16.83%) Performance Tuning
16 16 (15.84%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (14.85%) MDX
18 13 (12.87%) Data Mining
18 13 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
18 13 (12.87%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
19 12 (11.88%) MS Excel
19 12 (11.88%) Migration
20 11 (10.89%) Web Analytics
20 11 (10.89%) Customer Insight
20 11 (10.89%) Analytics
20 11 (10.89%) Power BI

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 6 (5.94%) SAS
1 6 (5.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (11.88%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.89%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (4.95%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.95%) Cognos Controller
1 5 (4.95%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (78.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 76 (75.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 74 (73.27%) SQL Server
4 69 (68.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 38 (37.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 37 (36.63%) Data Warehouse
7 31 (30.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 31 (30.69%) OLTP
7 31 (30.69%) SQL Server 2000
8 29 (28.71%) OLAP Cube
9 25 (24.75%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (12.87%) Data Mining
10 13 (12.87%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 11 (10.89%) NoSQL
11 11 (10.89%) Power BI
12 9 (8.91%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (5.94%) Base SAS
13 6 (5.94%) SAS EBI
13 6 (5.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 48 (47.52%) Finance
2 4 (3.96%) Legal
3 1 (0.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (39.60%) Developer
2 39 (38.61%) DBA
2 39 (38.61%) SQL DBA
3 32 (31.68%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 24 (23.76%) SQL Server DBA
5 18 (17.82%) Senior Developer
5 18 (17.82%) SQL Developer
6 14 (13.86%) Analyst
7 11 (10.89%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 10 (9.90%) OLAP Developer
8 10 (9.90%) Senior OLAP Developer
8 10 (9.90%) Senior SQL Developer
8 10 (9.90%) SQL BI Developer
8 10 (9.90%) SQL Server Developer
9 8 (7.92%) Administrator
10 7 (6.93%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 7 (6.93%) Senior DBA
10 7 (6.93%) Senior SQL DBA
10 7 (6.93%) Senior SQL Server DBA
10 7 (6.93%) Senior SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.85%) MDX
2 5 (4.95%) .NET
3 3 (2.97%) XML
4 1 (0.99%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.93%) Clustering
2 7 (6.93%) Replication
3 6 (5.94%) Data Extraction
3 6 (5.94%) Statistics
4 4 (3.96%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.99%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.99%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.99%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (62.38%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (30.69%) ETL
3 29 (28.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (16.83%) Performance Tuning
5 16 (15.84%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (11.88%) Migration
7 11 (10.89%) Analytics
7 11 (10.89%) Customer Insight
7 11 (10.89%) Web Analytics
8 10 (9.90%) ETL Development
8 10 (9.90%) Project Management
9 8 (7.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 7 (6.93%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (6.93%) High Availability
11 4 (3.96%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (3.96%) Data Management
11 4 (3.96%) Data Visualisation
11 4 (3.96%) Performance Monitoring
12 3 (2.97%) Data Modelling
12 3 (2.97%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (83.17%) SQL
2 36 (35.64%) T-SQL
3 7 (6.93%) VBA
4 4 (3.96%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.97%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (5.94%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.99%) Degree
2 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.92%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 27 (26.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.93%) Alteryx
3 5 (4.95%) Cognos
3 5 (4.95%) IBM
3 5 (4.95%) Tableau
4 3 (2.97%) Talend
4 3 (2.97%) Vertica
5 2 (1.98%) NetApp
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