Period
to 18 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for OLAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OLAP over the 6 months to 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
England > North West
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 343 323 293
Rank change year-on-year -20 -30 +28
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 18 34 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.14% 0.28% 0.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.42% 0.83% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 19 25 67
North West median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +1.12% +1.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,050 £33,750
90th Percentile £56,500 £59,900 £51,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

OLAP is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 4305 4094 4585
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 33.70% 33.58% 35.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3631 3536 3914
North West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

OLAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing OLAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for OLAP in the North West

OLAP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for OLAP in the North West

OLAP
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OLAP in the North West over the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

Salary histogram for OLAP in the North West

OLAP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -23 10 £40,000 -15.79% 1
Cheshire -23 6 £45,000 +57.89% 2
Merseyside +4 1 £27,500 -21.43% 1
OLAP
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2017, IT jobs citing OLAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for OLAP.

1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 14 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 10 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (50.00%) Analytics
5 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (38.89%) Finance
7 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
8 5 (27.78%) Cognos
8 5 (27.78%) ETL
8 5 (27.78%) OLAP Cube
9 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (22.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 4 (22.22%) Oracle OLAP
9 4 (22.22%) MDX
9 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
9 4 (22.22%) Oracle
9 4 (22.22%) SAP
10 3 (16.67%) Informatica
10 3 (16.67%) Advertising
10 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (16.67%) Teradata
10 3 (16.67%) Unix
10 3 (16.67%) Python
10 3 (16.67%) SAS
10 3 (16.67%) Power BI

OLAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 3 (16.67%) SAS
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (11.11%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (5.56%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (5.56%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (5.56%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (27.78%) OLAP Cube
5 4 (22.22%) Oracle OLAP
6 3 (16.67%) Base SAS
6 3 (16.67%) Cognos Report Studio
6 3 (16.67%) Power BI
6 3 (16.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 3 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (5.56%) Essbase
8 1 (5.56%) QlikView
8 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
8 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
8 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Analyst
4 5 (27.78%) Data Analyst
5 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 4 (22.22%) Consultant
6 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
6 3 (16.67%) Data Consultant
7 2 (11.11%) Lead Developer
7 2 (11.11%) OLAP Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Cognos BI Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Cognos Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Database Analyst
8 1 (5.56%) DBA
8 1 (5.56%) Lead Architect
8 1 (5.56%) Lead Data Architect
8 1 (5.56%) Microsoft BI Consultant
8 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Consultant
8 1 (5.56%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (50.00%) Analytics
3 5 (27.78%) ETL
4 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (16.67%) Customer Analytics
5 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (11.11%) CRM
6 2 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 1 (5.56%) Business Forecasting
7 1 (5.56%) Coaching
7 1 (5.56%) Data Strategy
7 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
7 1 (5.56%) Planning and Forecasting
7 1 (5.56%) Predictive Analytics
7 1 (5.56%) System Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (16.67%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) R
4 1 (5.56%) C
4 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.56%) X++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Cognos
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle
3 4 (22.22%) SAP
4 3 (16.67%) Informatica
4 3 (16.67%) Tableau
4 3 (16.67%) Teradata
5 2 (11.11%) Hyperion
6 1 (5.56%) IBM
6 1 (5.56%) Tagetik