The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 230 218 165
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -53
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 11 2 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.17% 0.038% 0.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.56% 0.11% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 53
Average salary £44,250 £35,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.64% -16.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,550 £35,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £37,100 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
OLAP
England

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 South West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1950 1837 1770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.69% 34.48% 32.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1675 1631 1599
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

OLAP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

OLAP Salary Trend in the South West

OLAP
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OLAP across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

OLAP Salary Histogram in the South West

OLAP
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 OLAP within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Bristol - 6 £51,000 - 3
Dorset - 4 £37,500 -
Somerset -11 1 £70,000 +91.78%
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 16 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (63.64%) ETL
3 13 (59.09%) MS Excel
4 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 9 (40.91%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (40.91%) SQL
5 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
5 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (36.36%) Finance
6 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (36.36%) Project Management
7 7 (31.82%) Oracle
7 7 (31.82%) Cognos
7 7 (31.82%) Oracle OLAP
7 7 (31.82%) Analytics
8 6 (27.27%) Business Analytics
8 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (27.27%) Data Analysis
8 6 (27.27%) Business Objects
9 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
9 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
9 5 (22.73%) Cognos TM1
10 4 (18.18%) User Experience
10 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
10 4 (18.18%) Hyperion
10 4 (18.18%) MS Access
10 4 (18.18%) MS Project
10 4 (18.18%) MS Office
10 4 (18.18%) MySQL

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (59.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (18.18%) MS Project
2 4 (18.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (4.55%) Cognos Controller
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
1 9 (40.91%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (31.82%) Oracle OLAP
4 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (18.18%) MySQL
5 4 (18.18%) MS Access
5 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
6 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
6 3 (13.64%) RDBMS
7 2 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (9.09%) PowerCenter
8 1 (4.55%) Cognos Query Studio
8 1 (4.55%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 1 (4.55%) Cognos Report Studio
8 1 (4.55%) Star Schema
8 1 (4.55%) OLTP
8 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Business Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Business Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Head of Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Manager
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Business Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Informatica Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Data Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Data Architect
5 1 (4.55%) DBA
5 1 (4.55%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (4.55%) TM1 Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Cognos Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
1 2 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (4.55%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) User Experience
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (63.64%) ETL
3 8 (36.36%) Project Management
4 7 (31.82%) Analytics
5 6 (27.27%) Data Analysis
5 6 (27.27%) Business Analytics
6 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
7 2 (9.09%) CRM
7 2 (9.09%) Process Management
7 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 2 (9.09%) V-Model
7 2 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (4.55%) Predictive Analytics
8 1 (4.55%) Time Management
8 1 (4.55%) Database Tuning
8 1 (4.55%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) Oracle
2 7 (31.82%) Cognos
3 6 (27.27%) Business Objects
4 4 (18.18%) Hyperion
5 3 (13.64%) Minitab
5 3 (13.64%) IBM
6 2 (9.09%) Informatica
6 2 (9.09%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (4.55%) Tableau
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