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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 199 206 196
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 39 32 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.64% 0.47% 0.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.84% 1.29% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 35 30 49
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 £32,500 £30,900 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,700 £56,850 £51,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
2124 2488 2853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 34.86% 36.83% 39.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1782 2152 2492
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +26 25 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Cheshire -4 12 £41,500 -2.35% 4
Merseyside +10 2 £34,000 +9.67%
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (90.54%) SQL
2 66 (89.19%) Business Intelligence
3 65 (87.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 56 (75.68%) ETL
4 56 (75.68%) SQL Server
5 55 (74.32%) T-SQL
5 55 (74.32%) Microsoft
6 54 (72.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 40 (54.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 38 (51.35%) Data Warehouse
9 37 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
10 35 (47.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 27 (36.49%) Performance Tuning
12 26 (35.14%) MS Excel
13 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (24.32%) Visualisation
13 18 (24.32%) Finance
14 15 (20.27%) VBA
14 15 (20.27%) SQL Server 2012
15 14 (18.92%) PowerShell
15 14 (18.92%) Data Extraction
15 14 (18.92%) Statistics
15 14 (18.92%) E-Commerce
15 14 (18.92%) Performance Monitoring
16 13 (17.57%) Replication
17 11 (14.86%) Clustering
18 10 (13.51%) Capacity Planning
19 9 (12.16%) MDX
19 9 (12.16%) Data Modelling
20 8 (10.81%) CRM

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.35%) SAS
Applications
1 26 (35.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (6.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.70%) SmartFocus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (87.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 56 (75.68%) SQL Server
3 54 (72.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 40 (54.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 38 (51.35%) Data Warehouse
6 37 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
7 35 (47.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 15 (20.27%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (6.76%) QlikView
9 5 (6.76%) MySQL
9 5 (6.76%) Relational Database
9 5 (6.76%) Big Data
10 4 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (5.41%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (4.05%) SAP Data Services
11 3 (4.05%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (4.05%) Oracle OLAP
11 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (4.05%) Amazon Redshift
12 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 18 (24.32%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Banking
2 3 (4.05%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (40.54%) Developer
2 24 (32.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 16 (21.62%) DBA
4 14 (18.92%) Report Writer
4 14 (18.92%) SQL DBA
5 10 (13.51%) SQL Developer
6 8 (10.81%) Consultant
7 7 (9.46%) Business Developer
8 6 (8.11%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 5 (6.76%) SQL Server DBA
10 4 (5.41%) Analyst
10 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Consultant
10 4 (5.41%) Microsoft BI Consultant
11 3 (4.05%) MI Analyst
11 3 (4.05%) Administrator
11 3 (4.05%) Senior Analyst
12 2 (2.70%) Database Developer
12 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Developer
12 2 (2.70%) Oracle Consultant
12 2 (2.70%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.16%) MDX
2 2 (2.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.32%) Visualisation
2 14 (18.92%) Data Extraction
2 14 (18.92%) Statistics
3 13 (17.57%) Replication
4 11 (14.86%) Clustering
5 8 (10.81%) Management Information System
6 5 (6.76%) NHS
7 4 (5.41%) Open Source
8 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (2.70%) Data Conversion
9 2 (2.70%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (89.19%) Business Intelligence
2 56 (75.68%) ETL
3 27 (36.49%) Performance Tuning
4 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (18.92%) E-Commerce
5 14 (18.92%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (13.51%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (12.16%) Data Modelling
8 8 (10.81%) CRM
8 8 (10.81%) Business Analysis
9 7 (9.46%) Analytics
10 5 (6.76%) BCP
10 5 (6.76%) Business Continuity
10 5 (6.76%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (6.76%) Business Continuity Planning
11 4 (5.41%) Requirements Analysis
12 3 (4.05%) Business Analytics
12 3 (4.05%) Campaign Management
13 2 (2.70%) ERP
13 2 (2.70%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 67 (90.54%) SQL
2 55 (74.32%) T-SQL
3 15 (20.27%) VBA
4 14 (18.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (8.11%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.35%) SLA
Vendors
1 55 (74.32%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.81%) Tableau
3 7 (9.46%) Talend
3 7 (9.46%) Business Objects
4 5 (6.76%) Ab Initio
4 5 (6.76%) Cognos
5 4 (5.41%) SAP
5 4 (5.41%) Dundas
5 4 (5.41%) Vertica
6 3 (4.05%) Oracle
6 3 (4.05%) Informatica
7 2 (2.70%) Hyperion
7 2 (2.70%) Teradata
8 1 (1.35%) DataFlux
8 1 (1.35%) Netezza
8 1 (1.35%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.35%) IBM
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 -£85,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35k-£60k+attractive benefits+extensive career progression
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 days ago