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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 200 199 229
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +30
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 42 41 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.62% 0.62% 0.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.91% 1.61% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 42 38 38
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -20.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £39,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,500 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
2199 2540 3166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 32.32% 38.37% 40.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1926 2217 2848
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 January 2015.

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 January 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
Manchester +3 27 £34,000 -20.00% 10
Cheshire -6 9 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Merseyside +14 3 £45,000 +12.50%
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 67 (78.82%) SQL
2 57 (67.06%) Business Intelligence
3 52 (61.18%) SQL Server
4 50 (58.82%) Data Warehouse
4 50 (58.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 48 (56.47%) Microsoft
6 46 (54.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 46 (54.12%) SQL Server 2008
7 45 (52.94%) ETL
8 43 (50.59%) T-SQL
9 39 (45.88%) Finance
10 26 (30.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 23 (27.06%) Big Data
12 22 (25.88%) OLAP Cube
12 22 (25.88%) SAS
13 19 (22.35%) Analytics
13 19 (22.35%) E-Commerce
14 18 (21.18%) Tableau
15 17 (20.00%) MS Excel
16 16 (18.82%) DataStage
16 16 (18.82%) Teradata
17 14 (16.47%) Business Objects
17 14 (16.47%) Performance Tuning
18 12 (14.12%) SQL Server 2012
18 12 (14.12%) Visualisation
19 11 (12.94%) Degree
19 11 (12.94%) Banking
20 9 (10.59%) OLTP
20 9 (10.59%) SQL Server 2005
21 8 (9.41%) Oracle OLAP

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 22 (25.88%) SAS
2 2 (2.35%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.53%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (61.18%) SQL Server
2 50 (58.82%) Data Warehouse
2 50 (58.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 46 (54.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 46 (54.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (30.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 23 (27.06%) Big Data
6 22 (25.88%) OLAP Cube
7 16 (18.82%) DataStage
8 12 (14.12%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (10.59%) OLTP
9 9 (10.59%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (9.41%) Oracle OLAP
10 8 (9.41%) Relational Database
11 7 (8.24%) Hadoop
12 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 6 (7.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
13 5 (5.88%) Data Mining
13 5 (5.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.35%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 39 (45.88%) Finance
2 11 (12.94%) Banking
3 3 (3.53%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (25.88%) Developer
2 20 (23.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 19 (22.35%) Report Writer
4 18 (21.18%) Consultant
5 11 (12.94%) DBA
6 10 (11.76%) SQL Developer
6 10 (11.76%) SQL DBA
7 8 (9.41%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 8 (9.41%) Data Warehouse Specialist
7 8 (9.41%) Data Warehouse Consultant
8 5 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
8 5 (5.88%) Business Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Administrator
9 4 (4.71%) MI Analyst
9 4 (4.71%) SAS Consultant
9 4 (4.71%) Analyst
9 4 (4.71%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (2.35%) SAS BI Consultant
10 2 (2.35%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
10 2 (2.35%) Senior SAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.24%) MDX
2 6 (7.06%) .NET
3 2 (2.35%) Kafka
3 2 (2.35%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) Visualisation
2 7 (8.24%) Data Extraction
2 7 (8.24%) Statistics
3 5 (5.88%) Clustering
3 5 (5.88%) Replication
3 5 (5.88%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.71%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.53%) Open Source
6 2 (2.35%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.88%) UNIX
1 5 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (67.06%) Business Intelligence
2 45 (52.94%) ETL
3 19 (22.35%) Analytics
3 19 (22.35%) E-Commerce
4 14 (16.47%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (5.88%) Data Modelling
5 5 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (5.88%) Time Management
5 5 (5.88%) Data Architecture
5 5 (5.88%) Database Tuning
5 5 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (5.88%) Coaching
6 4 (4.71%) Campaign Management
6 4 (4.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (4.71%) CRM
7 3 (3.53%) RUP
7 3 (3.53%) Scrum
7 3 (3.53%) Waterfall
8 2 (2.35%) Software Architecture
8 2 (2.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 67 (78.82%) SQL
2 43 (50.59%) T-SQL
3 5 (5.88%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.35%) VBA
4 2 (2.35%) Java
4 2 (2.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.18%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (12.94%) Degree
2 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 48 (56.47%) Microsoft
2 18 (21.18%) Tableau
3 16 (18.82%) Teradata
4 14 (16.47%) Business Objects
5 8 (9.41%) Oracle
5 8 (9.41%) Siebel
6 5 (5.88%) NetApp
7 2 (2.35%) Vertica
7 2 (2.35%) Talend
7 2 (2.35%) Dundas
7 2 (2.35%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.18%) Cognos
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EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: Car Allow + Medical + Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire, Warrington, Manchester, Merseyside,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £35,000 + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits, 30 days ho
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 15 days ago
North West England
DP Connect
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago