The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 224 197 168
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -29
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 23 49 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.68% 1.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.92% 1.86% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 21 49 71
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2489 2640 2862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 34.88% 36.42% 38.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2073 2328 2566
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
OLAP
England

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 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
Manchester -22 12 £51,250 +7.89% 2
Cheshire -4 5 £36,250 -3.33% 1
Lancashire -1 3 £28,750 -17.85%
Merseyside +1 2 £53,750 -36.76%
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 69 (95.83%) Business Intelligence
2 55 (76.39%) SQL Server
3 54 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 54 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 53 (73.61%) SQL
5 46 (63.89%) ETL
6 35 (48.61%) Data Warehouse
7 34 (47.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 29 (40.28%) T-SQL
9 26 (36.11%) SQL Server 2008
10 25 (34.72%) Microsoft
11 18 (25.00%) MDX
12 17 (23.61%) Degree
13 16 (22.22%) Finance
13 16 (22.22%) Visualisation
14 15 (20.83%) E-Commerce
15 14 (19.44%) C#
15 14 (19.44%) Analytics
16 13 (18.06%) Kimball Methodology
16 13 (18.06%) Oracle
16 13 (18.06%) Oracle OLAP
16 13 (18.06%) Data Analysis
17 11 (15.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 11 (15.28%) Relational Database
17 11 (15.28%) Data Architecture
18 10 (13.89%) Statistics
18 10 (13.89%) Teradata
18 10 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
19 9 (12.50%) MS Excel
19 9 (12.50%) Tableau

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 5 (6.94%) SharePoint
1 5 (6.94%) SAS
2 2 (2.78%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (2.78%) Lync
2 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.39%) WorkSite
3 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) MS Office
3 1 (1.39%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.39%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.39%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.39%) Cognos Controller
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) SAN
1 2 (2.78%) Firewall
1 2 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (76.39%) SQL Server
2 54 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 54 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 35 (48.61%) Data Warehouse
4 34 (47.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 26 (36.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (18.06%) Oracle OLAP
7 11 (15.28%) Relational Database
7 11 (15.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 8 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (9.72%) QlikView
10 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (8.33%) Data Mining
10 6 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (6.94%) Spotfire
11 5 (6.94%) Pentaho
11 5 (6.94%) Hadoop
11 5 (6.94%) Big Data
12 4 (5.56%) RDBMS
13 3 (4.17%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Advertising
3 1 (1.39%) Marketing
3 1 (1.39%) Law
3 1 (1.39%) Legal
3 1 (1.39%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (43.06%) Developer
2 26 (36.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 11 (15.28%) Consultant
4 10 (13.89%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 10 (13.89%) Report Writer
5 9 (12.50%) SQL Developer
6 8 (11.11%) Business Developer
7 6 (8.33%) Analyst
8 5 (6.94%) Business Consultant
9 3 (4.17%) Architect
9 3 (4.17%) DBA
9 3 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Architect
10 2 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.78%) Support Analyst
10 2 (2.78%) Support Engineer
10 2 (2.78%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Developer
10 2 (2.78%) Cognos Developer
10 2 (2.78%) MI Analyst
10 2 (2.78%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.00%) MDX
2 5 (6.94%) .NET
3 3 (4.17%) Web Services
3 3 (4.17%) XML
4 1 (1.39%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.39%) jQuery
4 1 (1.39%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.22%) Visualisation
2 10 (13.89%) Statistics
3 8 (11.11%) Data Integration
4 7 (9.72%) Computer Science
5 5 (6.94%) Data Conversion
5 5 (6.94%) Data Extraction
5 5 (6.94%) Mathematics
6 3 (4.17%) Replication
6 3 (4.17%) Clustering
7 2 (2.78%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.78%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.39%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.17%) Linux
2 2 (2.78%) Windows
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (95.83%) Business Intelligence
2 46 (63.89%) ETL
3 15 (20.83%) E-Commerce
4 14 (19.44%) Analytics
5 13 (18.06%) Kimball Methodology
5 13 (18.06%) Data Analysis
6 11 (15.28%) Data Architecture
7 10 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (11.11%) Data Modelling
8 8 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
9 7 (9.72%) Project Management
9 7 (9.72%) Data Management
10 6 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (6.94%) Master Data Management
11 5 (6.94%) Business Development
11 5 (6.94%) Information Management
11 5 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (5.56%) Time Management
13 3 (4.17%) Data Analytics
14 2 (2.78%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 53 (73.61%) SQL
2 29 (40.28%) T-SQL
3 14 (19.44%) C#
4 4 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.17%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
6 2 (2.78%) VB
6 2 (2.78%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.39%) VBA
7 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.39%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (23.61%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.78%) MCTS
3 2 (2.78%) MCDBA
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) XenApp
1 2 (2.78%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (34.72%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.06%) Oracle
3 10 (13.89%) Teradata
4 9 (12.50%) Tableau
5 6 (8.33%) Dundas
6 5 (6.94%) Netezza
6 5 (6.94%) SAP
7 3 (4.17%) Cognos
7 3 (4.17%) Siebel
7 3 (4.17%) Business Objects
8 2 (2.78%) Cisco
8 2 (2.78%) Citrix
8 2 (2.78%) NetApp
8 2 (2.78%) VMware
8 2 (2.78%) SmartFocus
9 1 (1.39%) Symantec
9 1 (1.39%) Informatica
9 1 (1.39%) Veeam
9 1 (1.39%) IBM
9 1 (1.39%) HP
Manchester
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Bonus + Training
Posted: 18 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago