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Core Skills
Data management concepts (ETL, Relational DB Design, warehousing) , data modeling, mining, predictive models, pattern recognition, data visualization, SQL, SAS, JAVA, SPSS, R, Python
Power Competencies
Communications, writing, troubleshooting, problem solving, project management,


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Educational Providers

Public and private 2-year and 4-year colleges, universities Bootcamps & technical Centers Certification entities such as COMPTIA, Microsoft, Google, ITIL

Ohio Median Salary


A Business Intelligence Analyst...

Produce financial and market intelligence by querying data repositories and generating periodic reports. Devise methods for identifying data patterns and trends in available information sources.

Alternative Titles

Business Intelligence Analyst, Competitive Intelligence Analyst, Data Analyst, Intelligence Analyst, Market Intelligence Analyst, Market Intelligence Consultant, Strategic Business and Technology Intelligence Consultant, Strategist


You should be: Credentialed with relevant 2 to 4 year degree and beginner credentials Able to use basic ETL, visualization, predictive modeling and reporting tools to query data sources to create reports and analyses A creative and inquisitive analyst eager to learn and take on more complex data sourcing, reporting and analytics projects Aware of the importance of timely information and insights