The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 434 415 369
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -46
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 590 690 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.55% 0.59% 0.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.75% 1.87% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 466 563 620
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
33660 36837 34371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.50% 31.37% 31.59%
Number of salaries quoted 28405 31649 29731
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OLAP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OLAP within the UK.

OLAP Salary Trend in the UK

OLAP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OLAP over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 within the UK.

OLAP Salary Histogram in the UK

OLAP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
England -19 553 £52,500 +5.00% 109
London -15 282 £62,500 +13.63% 36
South East -3 108 £38,000 -20.00% 23
City of London +20 75 £60,000 +9.09% 9
North West +7 39 £40,000 +14.28% 13
Yorkshire +3 31 £36,000 +2.85% 12
Kent +19 26 £32,500 -2.98% 2
Manchester +26 25 £40,000 +14.28% 6
South West +5 25 £45,000 +2.85% 8
West Midlands -26 22 £40,000 - 6
East of England +5 21 £43,250 +8.12% 2
Scotland +22 20 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Berkshire -2 20 £54,000 +20.00% 7
Maidstone - 20 £32,500 - 1
West Yorkshire +31 18 £42,500 +6.25% 9
West Sussex +16 16 £47,500 -36.66%
East Midlands -5 14 £40,000 -20.00% 8
Hampshire -9 14 £40,000 - 8
Cheshire -4 12 £41,500 -2.35% 4
Leeds +22 11 £42,500 -13.70% 6
Oxfordshire +22 11 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Gloucestershire 0 11 £62,500 +66.66% 2
Bedfordshire +23 10 £63,750 +59.37% 2
Oxford +14 10 £40,000 -17.94% 1
North Yorkshire +2 10 £32,000 +6.66%
Cheltenham - 10 £62,500 -
Cambridgeshire +13 9 £30,000 -24.05%
Stirling +5 9 - -
Staffordshire +1 9 £35,000 -12.50%
Midlands +1 9 £50,000 +11.11%

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 821 (75.46%) Business Intelligence
2 758 (69.67%) SQL
3 660 (60.66%) SQL Server
4 621 (57.08%) Data Warehouse
5 598 (54.96%) ETL
6 558 (51.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 506 (46.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 480 (44.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 414 (38.05%) Microsoft
10 353 (32.44%) Oracle
11 331 (30.42%) Finance
12 329 (30.24%) OLAP Cube
13 327 (30.06%) Oracle OLAP
14 308 (28.31%) T-SQL
14 308 (28.31%) Data Modelling
15 229 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
16 224 (20.59%) MS Excel
17 221 (20.31%) Analytical Skills
18 211 (19.39%) Analytics
19 208 (19.12%) SQL Server 2008
20 189 (17.37%) Degree
21 173 (15.90%) Oracle Database
22 148 (13.60%) MDX
23 141 (12.96%) Performance Tuning
23 141 (12.96%) Relational Database
24 138 (12.68%) OLTP
25 135 (12.41%) Kimball Methodology
26 129 (11.86%) PL/SQL
27 128 (11.76%) Tableau
28 125 (11.49%) C#

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 114 (10.48%) SharePoint
2 75 (6.89%) SAS
3 31 (2.85%) WebLogic
4 30 (2.76%) IIS
5 27 (2.48%) Tomcat
6 22 (2.02%) Apache
7 20 (1.84%) SharePoint 2010
8 19 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
9 13 (1.19%) Oracle Coherence
10 10 (0.92%) WebSphere
10 10 (0.92%) JBoss
11 9 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
12 8 (0.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 8 (0.74%) ColdFusion
13 7 (0.64%) Drupal
13 7 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
13 7 (0.64%) CMS
13 7 (0.64%) OpenCms
14 6 (0.55%) Apache Spark
15 3 (0.28%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 224 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 60 (5.51%) PowerPivot
3 32 (2.94%) SPSS
4 21 (1.93%) MS Office
5 17 (1.56%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.92%) MS Project
7 2 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.092%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 31 (2.85%) Cognos TM1
2 29 (2.67%) Oracle ERP
3 24 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 23 (2.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 23 (2.11%) HFM
5 22 (2.02%) Oracle EBS
6 14 (1.29%) Oracle EBS R12
7 12 (1.10%) Hyperion Planning
8 10 (0.92%) RMDS
9 7 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
10 6 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
11 4 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
12 3 (0.28%) SAP BPC
13 2 (0.18%) Unica
13 2 (0.18%) Cognos Planning
13 2 (0.18%) WebTrends
13 2 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 2 (0.18%) ION MarketView
14 1 (0.092%) Oracle BPM
14 1 (0.092%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.18%) SmartFocus
4 2 (0.18%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.092%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.56%) SAN
2 14 (1.29%) HTTP
2 14 (1.29%) NAS
3 8 (0.74%) DNS
3 8 (0.74%) LAN
3 8 (0.74%) WAN
3 8 (0.74%) Multicast
3 8 (0.74%) FCoE
3 8 (0.74%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (0.64%) LDAP
5 5 (0.46%) Internet
5 5 (0.46%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.37%) WebEx
7 3 (0.28%) iSCSI
7 3 (0.28%) Intranet
7 3 (0.28%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.092%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 660 (60.66%) SQL Server
2 621 (57.08%) Data Warehouse
3 558 (51.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 506 (46.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 480 (44.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 329 (30.24%) OLAP Cube
7 327 (30.06%) Oracle OLAP
8 208 (19.12%) SQL Server 2008
9 173 (15.90%) Oracle Database
10 141 (12.96%) Relational Database
11 138 (12.68%) OLTP
12 120 (11.03%) Data Mining
12 120 (11.03%) SQL Server 2012
13 111 (10.20%) QlikView
14 102 (9.38%) Oracle BI EE
15 101 (9.28%) Big Data
16 86 (7.90%) Hadoop
17 83 (7.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 82 (7.54%) Oracle Reports
19 79 (7.26%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 35 (3.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (2.30%) Toad
3 21 (1.93%) PowerDesigner
4 15 (1.38%) Oracle Forms
5 14 (1.29%) Subversion
6 9 (0.83%) Talend Open Studio
6 9 (0.83%) Maven
7 8 (0.74%) Visual Studio
8 7 (0.64%) Git (software)
9 6 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 6 (0.55%) Ant
9 6 (0.55%) ERwin
10 5 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (0.28%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.28%) MSBuild
11 3 (0.28%) JIRA
12 2 (0.18%) CruiseControl
12 2 (0.18%) JUnit
12 2 (0.18%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.18%) ClearCase
General
1 331 (30.42%) Finance
2 79 (7.26%) Banking
3 61 (5.61%) Retail
4 58 (5.33%) Marketing
5 32 (2.94%) Front Office
6 21 (1.93%) Legal
7 20 (1.84%) Advertising
8 19 (1.75%) Telecoms
9 17 (1.56%) Investment Banking
10 16 (1.47%) Games
11 10 (0.92%) Law
11 10 (0.92%) Manufacturing
12 9 (0.83%) Back Office
12 9 (0.83%) General Ledger
13 8 (0.74%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.46%) Retail Banking
14 5 (0.46%) Billing
15 4 (0.37%) Automotive
16 3 (0.28%) Publishing
16 3 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 537 (49.36%) Developer
2 261 (23.99%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 172 (15.81%) Analyst
4 168 (15.44%) Consultant
5 127 (11.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 106 (9.74%) Senior Developer
7 94 (8.64%) Architect
8 91 (8.36%) Business Developer
9 89 (8.18%) SQL Developer
10 79 (7.26%) DBA
11 65 (5.97%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 55 (5.06%) SQL DBA
13 53 (4.87%) Analyst Developer
14 52 (4.78%) Business Consultant
15 51 (4.69%) Oracle Developer
16 50 (4.60%) MI Analyst
16 50 (4.60%) Microsoft Consultant
17 48 (4.41%) Microsoft BI Consultant
18 44 (4.04%) Business Analyst
19 39 (3.58%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (13.60%) MDX
2 118 (10.85%) .NET
3 90 (8.27%) XML
4 58 (5.33%) Web Services
5 56 (5.15%) HTML
6 44 (4.04%) ASP.NET
7 34 (3.13%) CSS
8 28 (2.57%) HTML5
9 24 (2.21%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (2.11%) Hibernate
11 22 (2.02%) Ajax
12 19 (1.75%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 18 (1.65%) Spring
13 18 (1.65%) WCF
13 18 (1.65%) jQuery
14 17 (1.56%) Middleware
14 17 (1.56%) XSLT
15 16 (1.47%) JMS
16 15 (1.38%) JPA
17 14 (1.29%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 221 (20.31%) Analytical Skills
2 94 (8.64%) Visualisation
3 84 (7.72%) Computer Science
4 76 (6.99%) Data Integration
5 66 (6.07%) Replication
5 66 (6.07%) Data Structures
6 64 (5.88%) Management Information System
7 38 (3.49%) Mathematics
8 36 (3.31%) Statistics
9 27 (2.48%) Data Conversion
10 26 (2.39%) Clustering
11 22 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
12 18 (1.65%) Open Source
13 17 (1.56%) Hedge funds
14 16 (1.47%) Oracle Exalogic
15 15 (1.38%) Data Extraction
16 14 (1.29%) Economics
17 13 (1.19%) N-Tier
18 9 (0.83%) Oracle Exalytics
19 8 (0.74%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 87 (8.00%) UNIX
2 85 (7.81%) Windows
3 70 (6.43%) Linux
4 9 (0.83%) Android
5 8 (0.74%) Solaris
5 8 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.37%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.092%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.092%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.092%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 821 (75.46%) Business Intelligence
2 598 (54.96%) ETL
3 308 (28.31%) Data Modelling
4 229 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 211 (19.39%) Analytics
6 141 (12.96%) Performance Tuning
7 135 (12.41%) Kimball Methodology
8 93 (8.55%) Project Management
9 90 (8.27%) Data Analysis
10 84 (7.72%) ERP
11 77 (7.08%) Scrum
12 74 (6.80%) Data Architecture
13 71 (6.53%) Data Management
14 66 (6.07%) CRM
15 65 (5.97%) Dimensional Modelling
16 54 (4.96%) E-Commerce
17 48 (4.41%) OO
18 47 (4.32%) Data Cleansing
19 45 (4.14%) Master Data Management
20 43 (3.95%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 758 (69.67%) SQL
2 308 (28.31%) T-SQL
3 129 (11.86%) PL/SQL
4 125 (11.49%) C#
5 110 (10.11%) Java
6 55 (5.06%) JavaScript
7 53 (4.87%) Shell Script
8 49 (4.50%) VBA
9 29 (2.67%) PowerShell
10 27 (2.48%) R
11 21 (1.93%) VB.NET
12 17 (1.56%) VB
13 12 (1.10%) Python
14 10 (0.92%) C
15 8 (0.74%) ActionScript
16 4 (0.37%) MATLAB
16 4 (0.37%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 3 (0.28%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
18 2 (0.18%) C++
18 2 (0.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 189 (17.37%) Degree
2 31 (2.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (1.75%) Security Cleared
4 17 (1.56%) OCP
4 17 (1.56%) Oracle Certification
5 14 (1.29%) SC Cleared
6 13 (1.19%) MCDBA
7 11 (1.01%) MCITP
8 8 (0.74%) IBM Certification
9 7 (0.64%) MCP
10 5 (0.46%) PMI Certification
10 5 (0.46%) MCSE
10 5 (0.46%) MCSD
11 4 (0.37%) HND
12 2 (0.18%) MCAD
12 2 (0.18%) PMP
12 2 (0.18%) PhD
12 2 (0.18%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (2.67%) QA
2 9 (0.83%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.64%) SLA
4 5 (0.46%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.37%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.28%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.092%) GAMP
8 1 (0.092%) GxP
8 1 (0.092%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (1.38%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.74%) NFS
3 8 (0.74%) SRDF
4 7 (0.64%) Varnish
5 5 (0.46%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.37%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.28%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.28%) KVM
7 3 (0.28%) Xen
8 1 (0.092%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (0.37%) SCCM
2 3 (0.28%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 414 (38.05%) Microsoft
2 353 (32.44%) Oracle
3 128 (11.76%) Tableau
4 117 (10.75%) Business Objects
5 110 (10.11%) Informatica
6 106 (9.74%) Cognos
7 103 (9.47%) SAP
8 78 (7.17%) IBM
9 68 (6.25%) Hyperion
10 48 (4.41%) Teradata
11 47 (4.32%) MicroStrategy
12 41 (3.77%) Ab Initio
13 33 (3.03%) Sybase
14 23 (2.11%) Netezza
14 23 (2.11%) DataFlux
14 23 (2.11%) Hitachi
15 20 (1.84%) Vertica
16 13 (1.19%) VMware
17 11 (1.01%) Cisco
18 9 (0.83%) Talend
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £125,000 per annum Up to £125k + Excellent Bonus & Ben
Posted: Yesterday
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Hays IT
Posted: Yesterday
London
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Training and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 -£85,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 -£85,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 - 75,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands (County)
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Derbyshire
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Scotland
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35k-£60k+attractive benefits+extensive career progression
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35k-£60k+attractive benefits+extensive career progression
Posted: 3 days ago