The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 76 74 67
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 2 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.27% 0.43% 1.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.76% 1.11% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 10
Average salary £50,750 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,150 £24,500 £40,450
10% offered a salary of more than £51,350 £63,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
OLAP
Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
264 360 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 36.07% 38.34% 36.95%
Number of salaries quoted 236 336 278
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OLAP across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

OLAP
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OLAP across the Oxford region.

OLAP Salary Trend in Oxford

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Sage
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) Delphi
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VBA
3 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) COM
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) MDX
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) DBA
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL DBA
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Software Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) COM
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) MDX
2 2 (33.33%) WCF
2 2 (33.33%) Silverlight
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) Delphi
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VBA
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) PhD
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Sage
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle