The table below looks at the statistics for Business Intelligence skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 26 23 32
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 7 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 4.83% 8.72% 4.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.60% 10.79% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 8
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Business Intelligence
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
125 139 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 86.21% 80.81% 60.22%
Number of salaries quoted 46 113 88
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £19,175
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Business Intelligence
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Northern Ireland region.

Business Intelligence Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Business Intelligence
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
County Antrim -4 6 £42,500 +36.00% 1
County Londonderry - 1 £50,000 -
Business Intelligence
UK

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Business Intelligence 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 Business Intelligence.

1 5 (62.50%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) HTTP
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (50.00%) Tcl
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Apache
2 4 (50.00%) Cognos
2 4 (50.00%) Change Management
2 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (50.00%) Data Security
2 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (50.00%) FileNet
2 4 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 4 (50.00%) Jython
2 4 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) SOA
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Business Intelligence 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 Business Intelligence. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) Apache
1 4 (50.00%) FileNet
1 4 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) HTTP
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Cognos Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Cognos Support
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Cognos Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Cognos Analyst Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Cognos Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Change Management
1 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (50.00%) Data Security
1 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) SOA
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Tcl
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (50.00%) Jython
2 2 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) IBM
1 4 (50.00%) Cognos
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco