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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 197 189 215
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +26
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 44 63 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.66% 0.89% 0.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.96% 2.30% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 44 54 43
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,050 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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
2247 2744 2934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 33.55% 38.90% 39.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1906 2402 2563
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 -16 24 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Cheshire 0 17 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Lancashire +9 1 £27,500 -21.42%
Merseyside +5 1 £45,000 +31.38% 1
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 70 (76.92%) SQL
2 63 (69.23%) Business Intelligence
3 62 (68.13%) ETL
3 62 (68.13%) SQL Server
4 61 (67.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 56 (61.54%) T-SQL
5 56 (61.54%) Microsoft
6 51 (56.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 50 (54.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 45 (49.45%) Data Warehouse
9 39 (42.86%) Finance
10 28 (30.77%) OLAP Cube
11 27 (29.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 23 (25.27%) Big Data
12 23 (25.27%) Performance Tuning
13 22 (24.18%) E-Commerce
14 21 (23.08%) Tableau
14 21 (23.08%) Analytics
15 20 (21.98%) Visualisation
16 19 (20.88%) MS Excel
17 18 (19.78%) SAS
18 17 (18.68%) SQL Server 2012
19 16 (17.58%) Teradata
19 16 (17.58%) DataStage
20 15 (16.48%) Business Objects
21 13 (14.29%) Replication
22 11 (12.09%) Clustering
22 11 (12.09%) Agile Software Development
22 11 (12.09%) Banking
22 11 (12.09%) Relational Database

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 18 (19.78%) SAS
2 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (20.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (5.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (68.13%) SQL Server
2 61 (67.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 51 (56.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 50 (54.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 45 (49.45%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (30.77%) OLAP Cube
7 27 (29.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 23 (25.27%) Big Data
9 17 (18.68%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (17.58%) DataStage
11 11 (12.09%) Relational Database
12 10 (10.99%) Oracle OLAP
13 5 (5.49%) QlikView
14 4 (4.40%) Hadoop
14 4 (4.40%) MongoDB
14 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2000
14 4 (4.40%) OLTP
14 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2005
15 3 (3.30%) Spotfire
15 3 (3.30%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 39 (42.86%) Finance
2 11 (12.09%) Banking
3 3 (3.30%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (24.18%) Report Writer
2 21 (23.08%) Developer
3 18 (19.78%) DBA
4 16 (17.58%) Consultant
4 16 (17.58%) SQL DBA
4 16 (17.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 8 (8.79%) Data Warehouse Specialist
5 8 (8.79%) Data Warehouse Consultant
6 7 (7.69%) Administrator
6 7 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 5 (5.49%) SQL Server DBA
7 5 (5.49%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 5 (5.49%) Analyst
7 5 (5.49%) Business Developer
8 4 (4.40%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Consultant
8 4 (4.40%) Microsoft BI Consultant
8 4 (4.40%) MI Analyst
9 2 (2.20%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
9 2 (2.20%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.89%) MDX
2 4 (4.40%) .NET
3 2 (2.20%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.98%) Visualisation
2 13 (14.29%) Replication
3 11 (12.09%) Clustering
4 9 (9.89%) Management Information System
5 7 (7.69%) Data Extraction
5 7 (7.69%) Statistics
6 5 (5.49%) NHS
7 4 (4.40%) Open Source
8 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.20%) Data Integration
8 2 (2.20%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.49%) Linux
2 3 (3.30%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (69.23%) Business Intelligence
2 62 (68.13%) ETL
3 23 (25.27%) Performance Tuning
4 22 (24.18%) E-Commerce
5 21 (23.08%) Analytics
6 11 (12.09%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (10.99%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (8.79%) CRM
8 8 (8.79%) Data Modelling
9 7 (7.69%) Business Analysis
9 7 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (5.49%) Business Continuity Planning
10 5 (5.49%) Business Continuity
10 5 (5.49%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (5.49%) BCP
11 4 (4.40%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (4.40%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (4.40%) Database Tuning
11 4 (4.40%) Campaign Management
12 2 (2.20%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 70 (76.92%) SQL
2 56 (61.54%) T-SQL
3 9 (9.89%) PowerShell
4 8 (8.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (6.59%) Degree
2 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 56 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 21 (23.08%) Tableau
3 16 (17.58%) Teradata
4 15 (16.48%) Business Objects
5 10 (10.99%) Oracle
6 8 (8.79%) Siebel
7 5 (5.49%) Talend
8 4 (4.40%) NetApp
9 3 (3.30%) Ab Initio
9 3 (3.30%) Cognos
9 3 (3.30%) Dundas
9 3 (3.30%) Vertica
10 2 (2.20%) SAP
10 2 (2.20%) Hyperion
10 2 (2.20%) Informatica
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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