The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within SAP Business Objects.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 194 150 128
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -22
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 33 59 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.54% 1.17% 1.70%
As % of the Vendors category 1.28% 2.62% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 26 56 84
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £30,875 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Business Objects
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2582 2249 2516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.86% 44.41% 44.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2061 1861 2167
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Objects across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Business Objects
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Objects across the South West region.

Business Objects Salary Trend in the South West

Business Objects
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Objects across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Business Objects Salary Histogram in the South West

Business Objects
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Objects within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Wiltshire -18 16 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Gloucestershire -14 7 £33,000 -12.00% 9
Bristol -7 6 £36,500 +8.95% 5
Dorset - 3 £37,500 -
Business Objects
England

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Business Objects 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 Objects.

1 49 (68.06%) SQL
2 48 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (40.28%) Finance
4 27 (37.50%) SAS
5 20 (27.78%) Cognos
6 19 (26.39%) Oracle
7 18 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (23.61%) Marketing
8 17 (23.61%) Analytics
9 16 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
9 16 (22.22%) VB
9 16 (22.22%) SAP
10 15 (20.83%) PL/SQL
10 15 (20.83%) CRM
10 15 (20.83%) Degree
11 14 (19.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (19.44%) .NET
11 14 (19.44%) SQL Server
12 13 (18.06%) MicroStrategy
12 13 (18.06%) SAP BW
12 13 (18.06%) QlikView
12 13 (18.06%) Tableau
13 12 (16.67%) Data Modelling
14 11 (15.28%) SAP CRM
15 10 (13.89%) ERP
15 10 (13.89%) PHP
15 10 (13.89%) Data Analysis
15 10 (13.89%) SAP ERP
16 9 (12.50%) Data Migration
16 9 (12.50%) Data Cleansing

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Business Objects 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 Objects. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (37.50%) SAS
2 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.78%) NetWeaver
3 2 (2.78%) CMS
3 2 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.39%) IIS
4 1 (1.39%) Apache
4 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 8 (11.11%) SPSS
2 6 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (15.28%) SAP CRM
2 10 (13.89%) SAP ERP
3 3 (4.17%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (2.78%) Google Analytics
4 2 (2.78%) SAP ECC
4 2 (2.78%) SAP BPC
5 1 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) Basecamp
2 2 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) SMS
2 3 (4.17%) HTTP
3 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.39%) DNS
3 1 (1.39%) SSL
3 1 (1.39%) SAN
3 1 (1.39%) Firewall
3 1 (1.39%) VLAN
3 1 (1.39%) NAS
3 1 (1.39%) Multicast
3 1 (1.39%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
3 14 (19.44%) SQL Server
3 14 (19.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (18.06%) QlikView
4 13 (18.06%) SAP BW
5 7 (9.72%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (8.33%) BusinessObjects XI
7 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (6.94%) OLAP
7 5 (6.94%) Data Mining
8 4 (5.56%) Spotfire
9 3 (4.17%) Oracle OLAP
9 3 (4.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (4.17%) MS Access
9 3 (4.17%) Big Data
9 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database
9 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Toad
2 1 (1.39%) Subversion
2 1 (1.39%) Maven
2 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Forms
General
1 29 (40.28%) Finance
2 17 (23.61%) Marketing
3 8 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 6 (8.33%) Retail
5 4 (5.56%) Automotive
5 4 (5.56%) Manufacturing
6 3 (4.17%) Games
6 3 (4.17%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (41.67%) Analyst
2 22 (30.56%) Developer
3 18 (25.00%) Data Analyst
4 12 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 12 (16.67%) Consultant
5 10 (13.89%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 9 (12.50%) Business Consultant
6 9 (12.50%) Data Migration Analyst
7 7 (9.72%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 6 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (6.94%) Business Analyst
9 5 (6.94%) Senior Data Analyst
10 4 (5.56%) QlikView Developer
11 3 (4.17%) Oracle BI Developer
11 3 (4.17%) Architect
11 3 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
11 3 (4.17%) Oracle Developer
11 3 (4.17%) MI Analyst
11 3 (4.17%) Financial Analyst
12 2 (2.78%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.44%) .NET
2 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET
3 4 (5.56%) Web Services
3 4 (5.56%) HTML
4 3 (4.17%) XML
5 2 (2.78%) SAP XI
5 2 (2.78%) JSP
5 2 (2.78%) SAP ALE
5 2 (2.78%) SAP PI
6 1 (1.39%) J2EE
6 1 (1.39%) SAP MI
6 1 (1.39%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Blog
2 6 (8.33%) N-Tier
3 5 (6.94%) Visualisation
4 4 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (4.17%) Open Source
5 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.78%) Statistics
6 2 (2.78%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.39%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.39%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.39%) Informatics
7 1 (1.39%) Clustering
7 1 (1.39%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.72%) UNIX
2 3 (4.17%) Windows
3 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (23.61%) Analytics
3 15 (20.83%) CRM
4 12 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 10 (13.89%) ERP
5 10 (13.89%) Data Analysis
6 9 (12.50%) Migration
6 9 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 9 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
7 8 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
7 8 (11.11%) Data Management
7 8 (11.11%) ETL
8 7 (9.72%) Project Management
9 6 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (6.94%) Business Analytics
10 5 (6.94%) ITIL
10 5 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (5.56%) Information Management
11 4 (5.56%) Strategic Planning
11 4 (5.56%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 49 (68.06%) SQL
2 16 (22.22%) VB
3 15 (20.83%) PL/SQL
4 10 (13.89%) PHP
5 8 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 6 (8.33%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.17%) VBA
7 3 (4.17%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.78%) ABAP
8 2 (2.78%) Java
9 1 (1.39%) C#
9 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (20.83%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) ACCA
2 3 (4.17%) CIMA
3 2 (2.78%) HNC
3 2 (2.78%) HND
3 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) QA
2 4 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (5.56%) Basel II
3 2 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) NFS
1 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.39%) Xen
1 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.39%) WSUS
1 1 (1.39%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (1.39%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 20 (27.78%) Cognos
2 19 (26.39%) Oracle
3 16 (22.22%) SAP
4 13 (18.06%) MicroStrategy
4 13 (18.06%) Tableau
5 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 8 (11.11%) Siebel
6 5 (6.94%) Teradata
7 4 (5.56%) IBM
7 4 (5.56%) Birst
8 3 (4.17%) Hyperion
8 3 (4.17%) Sagent
9 2 (2.78%) Google
9 2 (2.78%) Sitecore
9 2 (2.78%) Jaspersoft
10 1 (1.39%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.39%) Altiris
10 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.39%) McAfee
10 1 (1.39%) VMware
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