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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 229 214 171
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -43
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 32 30 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.43% 0.44% 1.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.16% 1.18% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 31 30 79
Average salary £50,000 £54,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.25% +55.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,300 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
2757 2544 2739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.21% 37.11% 37.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2300 2254 2460
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 19 September 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 19 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
Manchester +1 27 £50,000 -9.09% 6
Cheshire -11 2 £45,000 +16.12% 2
Merseyside - 2 £53,750 - 1
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 49 (90.74%) Business Intelligence
2 46 (85.19%) SQL
3 42 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 42 (77.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 33 (61.11%) SQL Server
5 32 (59.26%) Data Warehouse
6 31 (57.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 26 (48.15%) Microsoft
8 21 (38.89%) Finance
8 21 (38.89%) ETL
9 19 (35.19%) SQL Server 2008
10 17 (31.48%) Degree
11 15 (27.78%) Statistics
11 15 (27.78%) T-SQL
12 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
12 11 (20.37%) Data Mining
12 11 (20.37%) Data Architecture
12 11 (20.37%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (18.52%) Data Extraction
13 10 (18.52%) MDX
13 10 (18.52%) Mathematics
13 10 (18.52%) Coaching
14 9 (16.67%) Data Analysis
15 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 8 (14.81%) OLTP
15 8 (14.81%) Kimball Methodology
16 7 (12.96%) E-Commerce
16 7 (12.96%) C#
16 7 (12.96%) Computer Science
16 7 (12.96%) Dimensional Modelling

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (9.26%) SAS
1 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.70%) Lync
2 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.56%) PowerPivot
3 2 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.85%) Cognos Controller
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) SAN
1 2 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 42 (77.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 33 (61.11%) SQL Server
3 32 (59.26%) Data Warehouse
4 31 (57.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 19 (35.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (20.37%) Data Mining
7 8 (14.81%) OLTP
7 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (9.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
10 4 (7.41%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 4 (7.41%) Oracle OLAP
11 3 (5.56%) Base SAS
11 3 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
11 3 (5.56%) Big Data
11 3 (5.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (20.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (38.89%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Advertising
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Legal
3 1 (1.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (44.44%) Developer
2 23 (42.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 13 (24.07%) Consultant
4 12 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 10 (18.52%) SQL Developer
6 6 (11.11%) Report Writer
7 5 (9.26%) Business Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) SAS Consultant
9 2 (3.70%) MI Analyst
9 2 (3.70%) Chief Technology Officer
9 2 (3.70%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
9 2 (3.70%) SAS BI Consultant
9 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Senior SAS Consultant
9 2 (3.70%) Senior Consultant
9 2 (3.70%) Architect
9 2 (3.70%) DBA
9 2 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.52%) MDX
2 2 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (3.70%) Kafka
2 2 (3.70%) .NET
2 2 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.78%) Statistics
2 10 (18.52%) Mathematics
2 10 (18.52%) Data Extraction
3 7 (12.96%) Visualisation
3 7 (12.96%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.56%) Clustering
5 2 (3.70%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.70%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (90.74%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (38.89%) ETL
3 11 (20.37%) Data Architecture
4 10 (18.52%) Coaching
5 9 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 8 (14.81%) Kimball Methodology
7 7 (12.96%) Dimensional Modelling
7 7 (12.96%) E-Commerce
8 6 (11.11%) Time Management
8 6 (11.11%) Analytics
9 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
9 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (5.56%) Project Management
10 3 (5.56%) CRM
11 2 (3.70%) Data Modelling
11 2 (3.70%) B2B
11 2 (3.70%) Migration
11 2 (3.70%) Data Management
11 2 (3.70%) Network Load Balancing
11 2 (3.70%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (85.19%) SQL
2 15 (27.78%) T-SQL
3 7 (12.96%) C#
4 3 (5.56%) Java
5 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.85%) C
6 1 (1.85%) VB
6 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (31.48%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) XenApp
1 2 (3.70%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) Dundas
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle
4 3 (5.56%) NetApp
4 3 (5.56%) Tableau
5 2 (3.70%) Citrix
5 2 (3.70%) SmartFocus
5 2 (3.70%) VMware
5 2 (3.70%) Teradata
5 2 (3.70%) Cisco
6 1 (1.85%) IBM
6 1 (1.85%) Cognos
6 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.85%) Symantec
6 1 (1.85%) HP
6 1 (1.85%) Dell
6 1 (1.85%) Veeam
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Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits, 30 days ho
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Salary: £45000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Port Sunlight, Liverpool or Kingston, London
Unilever
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Annapurna
Salary: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 days ago