The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South West region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 162 140 173
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +33
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 63 82 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.09% 1.52% 0.76%
As % of the Vendors category 2.59% 3.40% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 54 69 42
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,950 £35,800 £32,550
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2432 2409 2552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.92% 44.77% 45.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2072 2074 2219
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,200 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Business Objects
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -10 24 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Gloucestershire -2 10 £40,000 +5.26% 4
Bristol -8 10 £42,500 - 10
Dorset +6 8 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Devon - 5 £55,000 -
Somerset -12 2 £53,500 +7.00% 1
Business Objects
England

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 102 (71.83%) Business Intelligence
2 80 (56.34%) SQL
3 73 (51.41%) SAP
3 73 (51.41%) BusinessObjects
4 50 (35.21%) Finance
5 47 (33.10%) Data Warehouse
6 38 (26.76%) Degree
7 35 (24.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 35 (24.65%) SQL Server
8 33 (23.24%) SAS
9 32 (22.54%) SAP BW
10 30 (21.13%) Migration
11 28 (19.72%) Data Modelling
11 28 (19.72%) Data Migration
12 26 (18.31%) ETL
13 25 (17.61%) Oracle
14 24 (16.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 23 (16.20%) Validation
16 22 (15.49%) Cognos
17 21 (14.79%) Information Management
17 21 (14.79%) Retail
17 21 (14.79%) SAP Data Services
18 20 (14.08%) SAP BI
18 20 (14.08%) MicroStrategy
19 19 (13.38%) Marketing
20 18 (12.68%) Data Management
20 18 (12.68%) Continuous Improvement
20 18 (12.68%) CRM
21 17 (11.97%) QlikView
22 16 (11.27%) Big Data

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 33 (23.24%) SAS
2 3 (2.11%) IIS
3 2 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.41%) Apache
3 2 (1.41%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.41%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.70%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (7.75%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.52%) SPSS
3 1 (0.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (8.45%) SAP BPC
2 11 (7.75%) SAP CRM
3 8 (5.63%) SAP CO
3 8 (5.63%) SAP FI/CO
3 8 (5.63%) SAP FI
4 6 (4.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (3.52%) SAP ERP
6 2 (1.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.70%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.70%) Summit
7 1 (0.70%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.70%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.82%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.82%) Network Security
1 4 (2.82%) SMS
2 3 (2.11%) SSL
3 2 (1.41%) Multicast
3 2 (1.41%) NAS
3 2 (1.41%) VLAN
3 2 (1.41%) DNS
3 2 (1.41%) DHCP
3 2 (1.41%) HTTP
3 2 (1.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.41%) Firewall
3 2 (1.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (51.41%) BusinessObjects
2 47 (33.10%) Data Warehouse
3 35 (24.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 35 (24.65%) SQL Server
4 32 (22.54%) SAP BW
5 24 (16.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (14.79%) SAP Data Services
7 20 (14.08%) SAP BI
8 17 (11.97%) QlikView
9 16 (11.27%) Big Data
10 14 (9.86%) Crystal Reports
11 13 (9.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (7.75%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (7.75%) BusinessObjects XI
13 8 (5.63%) SAP HANA
14 7 (4.93%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (4.93%) Oracle Database
15 6 (4.23%) Sybase ASE
15 6 (4.23%) DB2
16 5 (3.52%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (6.34%) Toad
2 6 (4.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 50 (35.21%) Finance
2 21 (14.79%) Retail
3 19 (13.38%) Marketing
4 9 (6.34%) Telecoms
5 8 (5.63%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.82%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.82%) Automotive
7 3 (2.11%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.41%) Banking
9 1 (0.70%) Legal
9 1 (0.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 51 (35.92%) Analyst
2 28 (19.72%) Developer
3 27 (19.01%) Consultant
4 26 (18.31%) Data Analyst
5 15 (10.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 15 (10.56%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 14 (9.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 13 (9.15%) SAP Consultant
8 12 (8.45%) Data Migration Analyst
8 12 (8.45%) Designer
8 12 (8.45%) Architect
9 10 (7.04%) Senior Designer
9 10 (7.04%) Business Consultant
9 10 (7.04%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (6.34%) SAP BW Analyst
10 9 (6.34%) SAP Analyst
10 9 (6.34%) SAP Architect
11 8 (5.63%) SAP Support
11 8 (5.63%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
11 8 (5.63%) SAP FI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.56%) .NET
2 7 (4.93%) SAP MI
3 6 (4.23%) MSMQ
4 4 (2.82%) HTML
5 3 (2.11%) SAP XI
6 2 (1.41%) MDX
6 2 (1.41%) XML
6 2 (1.41%) JSP
7 1 (0.70%) EDI
7 1 (0.70%) Web Services
7 1 (0.70%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.70%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.34%) Blog
2 8 (5.63%) Statistics
3 7 (4.93%) Economics
3 7 (4.93%) Informatics
3 7 (4.93%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.23%) N-Tier
4 6 (4.23%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.52%) Digital Media
5 5 (3.52%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.82%) FMCG
6 4 (2.82%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.11%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.41%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.41%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (1.41%) Open Source
8 2 (1.41%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.41%) Clustering
8 2 (1.41%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.41%) NHS
9 1 (0.70%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.86%) Windows
2 6 (4.23%) UNIX
2 6 (4.23%) Linux
3 3 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (71.83%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (21.13%) Migration
3 28 (19.72%) Data Modelling
3 28 (19.72%) Data Migration
4 26 (18.31%) ETL
5 23 (16.20%) Validation
6 21 (14.79%) Information Management
7 18 (12.68%) Data Management
7 18 (12.68%) Continuous Improvement
7 18 (12.68%) CRM
8 15 (10.56%) Knowledge Management
8 15 (10.56%) Technical Analysis
9 14 (9.86%) Master Data Management
9 14 (9.86%) Enterprise Architecture
9 14 (9.86%) Data Cleansing
10 12 (8.45%) Analytics
11 10 (7.04%) Performance Management
11 10 (7.04%) ITIL
12 9 (6.34%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (6.34%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 80 (56.34%) SQL
2 15 (10.56%) VB
3 12 (8.45%) PL/SQL
4 10 (7.04%) VB.NET
5 9 (6.34%) T-SQL
5 9 (6.34%) PHP
6 7 (4.93%) Java
7 6 (4.23%) Bash Shell
7 6 (4.23%) Korn
7 6 (4.23%) VBA
8 1 (0.70%) C#
8 1 (0.70%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 38 (26.76%) Degree
2 8 (5.63%) SAP Certification
3 2 (1.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.41%) CIMA
3 2 (1.41%) ACCA
4 1 (0.70%) HNC
4 1 (0.70%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.52%) QA
2 3 (2.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.11%) Basel II
3 2 (1.41%) SLA
4 1 (0.70%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.70%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (5.63%) SAP ITS
2 2 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.41%) Xen
2 2 (1.41%) NFS
2 2 (1.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.41%) Hyperic
1 2 (1.41%) WSUS
1 2 (1.41%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (1.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 73 (51.41%) SAP
2 25 (17.61%) Oracle
3 22 (15.49%) Cognos
4 20 (14.08%) MicroStrategy
5 15 (10.56%) Trillium
6 14 (9.86%) Tableau
7 9 (6.34%) Siebel
8 7 (4.93%) Microsoft
8 7 (4.93%) Hyperion
9 6 (4.23%) Sybase
10 4 (2.82%) IBM
11 2 (1.41%) Riverbed
11 2 (1.41%) Altiris
11 2 (1.41%) Cisco
11 2 (1.41%) VMware
11 2 (1.41%) McAfee
11 2 (1.41%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.41%) Dell
12 1 (0.70%) Informatica
12 1 (0.70%) Teradata
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