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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 206 198 190
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 47 41 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.64% 0.61% 0.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.96% 1.60% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 45 40 62
Average salary £42,500 £39,250 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.28% -14.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,500 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -5.88%
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
2392 2562 3176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 32.72% 38.20% 39.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2083 2230 2887
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,863 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
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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 0 39 £38,750 +9.15% 2
Merseyside - 4 £45,000 - 1
Cheshire -10 3 £47,500 +18.75% 2
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 62 (77.50%) SQL
2 56 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
3 47 (58.75%) Data Warehouse
4 46 (57.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 46 (57.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 44 (55.00%) SQL Server
6 40 (50.00%) Finance
7 39 (48.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 38 (47.50%) Microsoft
9 37 (46.25%) ETL
10 36 (45.00%) T-SQL
11 25 (31.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 23 (28.75%) SAS
12 23 (28.75%) Big Data
13 20 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
14 19 (23.75%) Analytics
15 17 (21.25%) Teradata
15 17 (21.25%) Tableau
16 16 (20.00%) E-Commerce
16 16 (20.00%) DataStage
17 14 (17.50%) Business Objects
18 12 (15.00%) Degree
19 11 (13.75%) Visualisation
20 10 (12.50%) MS Excel
20 10 (12.50%) Data Mining
20 10 (12.50%) Statistics
20 10 (12.50%) Mathematics
20 10 (12.50%) Data Extraction
20 10 (12.50%) Data Architecture
20 10 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 23 (28.75%) SAS
2 2 (2.50%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.75%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.25%) Cognos Controller
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (58.75%) Data Warehouse
2 46 (57.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 46 (57.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 44 (55.00%) SQL Server
4 39 (48.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 25 (31.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 23 (28.75%) Big Data
7 20 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
8 16 (20.00%) DataStage
9 10 (12.50%) Data Mining
10 9 (11.25%) OLTP
10 9 (11.25%) Oracle OLAP
10 9 (11.25%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (10.00%) Relational Database
12 7 (8.75%) Hadoop
12 7 (8.75%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 5 (6.25%) MongoDB
13 5 (6.25%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 5 (6.25%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 10 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (11.25%) Banking
3 2 (2.50%) Retail
4 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (27.50%) Consultant
2 20 (25.00%) Developer
3 17 (21.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 16 (20.00%) Report Writer
5 12 (15.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 8 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Consultant
6 8 (10.00%) SQL Developer
6 8 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Specialist
7 7 (8.75%) DBA
8 6 (7.50%) Analyst
8 6 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (7.50%) SQL DBA
8 6 (7.50%) MI Analyst
9 5 (6.25%) Administrator
10 4 (5.00%) SAS Consultant
11 3 (3.75%) Business Developer
12 2 (2.50%) Senior Consultant
12 2 (2.50%) Chief Technology Officer
12 2 (2.50%) Senior SAS Consultant
12 2 (2.50%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.50%) .NET
2 3 (3.75%) MDX
3 2 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (2.50%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.75%) Visualisation
2 10 (12.50%) Data Extraction
2 10 (12.50%) Statistics
2 10 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 4 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.75%) Open Source
5 2 (2.50%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.25%) Replication
6 1 (1.25%) Clustering
6 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.25%) UNIX
2 3 (3.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
2 37 (46.25%) ETL
3 19 (23.75%) Analytics
4 16 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 10 (12.50%) Data Architecture
5 10 (12.50%) Coaching
6 7 (8.75%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (7.50%) Campaign Management
8 5 (6.25%) Database Tuning
8 5 (6.25%) Time Management
9 4 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.00%) CRM
10 3 (3.75%) RUP
10 3 (3.75%) Scrum
10 3 (3.75%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (3.75%) Data Management
10 3 (3.75%) Data Modelling
10 3 (3.75%) Waterfall
11 2 (2.50%) Software Architecture
11 2 (2.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 62 (77.50%) SQL
2 36 (45.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (3.75%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.50%) Java
4 2 (2.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 38 (47.50%) Microsoft
2 17 (21.25%) Teradata
2 17 (21.25%) Tableau
3 14 (17.50%) Business Objects
4 9 (11.25%) Oracle
5 8 (10.00%) Siebel
6 5 (6.25%) NetApp
7 2 (2.50%) Cognos
8 1 (1.25%) IBM
8 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.25%) SmartFocus
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Woolston, Warrington
Actis Recruitment
Posted: 8 days ago
Lancashire
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 40000 Per Annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum + bens
Posted: 26 days ago
North West England
DP Connect
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago