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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 179 185 174
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 63 48 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.96% 0.84% 1.00%
As % of the Vendors category 2.06% 1.91% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 58 42 51
Average salary £37,000 £35,100 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.41% -17.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,641 £30,250 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
3051 2517 2495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 46.28% 44.01% 44.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2559 2125 2124
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,318 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +20 36 £36,250 -23.95% 8
Gloucestershire -5 15 £37,000 +5.11% 8
Bristol +4 8 £42,900 +13.64% 4
Dorset -13 2 £36,875 +5.35%
Business Objects
England

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 56 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
2 51 (53.13%) SQL
3 42 (43.75%) Finance
4 37 (38.54%) SQL Server
5 33 (34.38%) Oracle
6 29 (30.21%) BusinessObjects
6 29 (30.21%) SAP
7 23 (23.96%) VBA
8 22 (22.92%) SAP BW
9 20 (20.83%) ITIL
9 20 (20.83%) Microsoft
9 20 (20.83%) MS Excel
10 19 (19.79%) UNIX
10 19 (19.79%) HTML
11 18 (18.75%) Java
12 17 (17.71%) Data Warehouse
12 17 (17.71%) Data Modelling
12 17 (17.71%) Banking
12 17 (17.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 16 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
13 16 (16.67%) SC Cleared
13 16 (16.67%) Security Cleared
13 16 (16.67%) J2EE
13 16 (16.67%) JSP
14 15 (15.63%) SAS
14 15 (15.63%) Telecoms
15 14 (14.58%) SAP CRM
15 14 (14.58%) CRM
16 13 (13.54%) ETL
16 13 (13.54%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 15 (15.63%) SAS
2 13 (13.54%) WebLogic
3 9 (9.38%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.25%) WebSphere
4 6 (6.25%) Joomla!
4 6 (6.25%) JBoss
5 3 (3.13%) Apache
5 3 (3.13%) IIS
5 3 (3.13%) NetWeaver
5 3 (3.13%) CMS
5 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (3.13%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.46%) MS Office
3 2 (2.08%) SPSS
4 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (14.58%) SAP CRM
2 11 (11.46%) SAP ERP
3 4 (4.17%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (3.13%) Google Analytics
4 3 (3.13%) SAP ECC
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.21%) HTTP
2 3 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.13%) DNS
2 3 (3.13%) SSL
2 3 (3.13%) SAN
2 3 (3.13%) Firewall
2 3 (3.13%) VLAN
2 3 (3.13%) NAS
2 3 (3.13%) Multicast
2 3 (3.13%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (38.54%) SQL Server
2 29 (30.21%) BusinessObjects
3 22 (22.92%) SAP BW
4 17 (17.71%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (17.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (11.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (10.42%) BusinessObjects XI
8 10 (10.42%) SAP BI
9 7 (7.29%) Data Mining
10 6 (6.25%) OLAP
11 5 (5.21%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 5 (5.21%) Oracle Database
12 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (4.17%) MS Access
12 4 (4.17%) Oracle OLAP
13 3 (3.13%) Relational Database
14 2 (2.08%) OLAP Cube
15 1 (1.04%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 13 (13.54%) Oracle Forms
1 13 (13.54%) Subversion
1 13 (13.54%) Maven
1 13 (13.54%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.04%) Toad
2 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 42 (43.75%) Finance
2 17 (17.71%) Banking
3 15 (15.63%) Telecoms
4 12 (12.50%) Financial Institution
5 5 (5.21%) Marketing
6 4 (4.17%) Private Banking
7 3 (3.13%) Games
8 2 (2.08%) Back Office
9 1 (1.04%) Automotive
9 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (57.29%) Analyst
2 30 (31.25%) Data Analyst
3 23 (23.96%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 15 (15.63%) Business Analyst
4 15 (15.63%) Developer
5 12 (12.50%) Applications Support
6 8 (8.33%) Data Migration Analyst
6 8 (8.33%) SAP Business Analyst
7 7 (7.29%) SAP BW Business Analyst
7 7 (7.29%) Support Analyst
7 7 (7.29%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (6.25%) MI Analyst
9 5 (5.21%) Senior Data Analyst
10 4 (4.17%) Architect
10 4 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (3.13%) Senior Developer
11 3 (3.13%) Test Manager
11 3 (3.13%) Business Developer
11 3 (3.13%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.79%) HTML
2 16 (16.67%) J2EE
2 16 (16.67%) JSP
3 12 (12.50%) XML
4 6 (6.25%) .NET
4 6 (6.25%) Ajax
5 5 (5.21%) Web Services
6 3 (3.13%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.13%) SAP ALE
6 3 (3.13%) SAP PI
6 3 (3.13%) SAP XI
7 1 (1.04%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.33%) Data Structures
3 5 (5.21%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (4.17%) User Experience
5 3 (3.13%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.13%) Clustering
5 3 (3.13%) Statistics
6 1 (1.04%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.04%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.04%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.79%) UNIX
2 13 (13.54%) Linux
3 5 (5.21%) Windows
4 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (20.83%) ITIL
3 17 (17.71%) Data Modelling
4 14 (14.58%) CRM
5 13 (13.54%) ETL
6 12 (12.50%) Data Analysis
7 11 (11.46%) ERP
7 11 (11.46%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (10.42%) Kimball Methodology
9 9 (9.38%) Analytics
9 9 (9.38%) Migration
10 8 (8.33%) Business Analysis
10 8 (8.33%) Data Migration
10 8 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
11 7 (7.29%) Data Management
12 6 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (6.25%) Validation
12 6 (6.25%) Data Validation
12 6 (6.25%) Business Analytics
13 5 (5.21%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 51 (53.13%) SQL
2 23 (23.96%) VBA
3 18 (18.75%) Java
4 13 (13.54%) PHP
4 13 (13.54%) PowerShell
5 9 (9.38%) PL/SQL
6 7 (7.29%) T-SQL
7 6 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 6 (6.25%) Delphi
7 6 (6.25%) Pascal
8 4 (4.17%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.13%) ABAP
9 3 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 16 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.04%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.42%) QA
2 5 (5.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (5.21%) Basel II
3 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.13%) NFS
1 3 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (3.13%) Tivoli
1 3 (3.13%) Netcool
1 3 (3.13%) WSUS
1 3 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (3.13%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 33 (34.38%) Oracle
2 29 (30.21%) SAP
3 20 (20.83%) Microsoft
4 12 (12.50%) IBM
5 8 (8.33%) Siebel
6 7 (7.29%) Sagent
7 6 (6.25%) Cognos
8 5 (5.21%) Teradata
9 4 (4.17%) Hyperion
10 3 (3.13%) Google
10 3 (3.13%) Sitecore
10 3 (3.13%) Riverbed
10 3 (3.13%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.13%) McAfee
10 3 (3.13%) VMware
10 3 (3.13%) Cisco
10 3 (3.13%) Dell
11 2 (2.08%) Jaspersoft
12 1 (1.04%) PeopleSoft
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