The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within IBM Cognos.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 112 122 117
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 7 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.41% 0.11% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 0.88% 0.26% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 10
Average salary £30,000 £26,250 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -28.08%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Cognos
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
798 757 880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 46.53% 41.52% 45.62%
Number of salaries quoted 619 543 663
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cognos across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Cognos
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Cheshire

Cognos
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Warrington - 5 £30,000 -
Cognos
North West

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Cognos 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 Cognos.

1 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (76.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (76.92%) Dynamics GP
2 10 (76.92%) Crystal Reports
2 10 (76.92%) CRM
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) Hyperion
3 9 (69.23%) JD Edwards
3 9 (69.23%) Sage
3 9 (69.23%) ERP
3 9 (69.23%) SAP
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
5 7 (53.85%) SQL
5 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (23.08%) Informatica
6 3 (23.08%) SAS
6 3 (23.08%) Java
6 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 3 (23.08%) Ab Initio
6 3 (23.08%) Data Integration
7 2 (15.38%) Banking
7 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
7 2 (15.38%) Apache Hive
7 2 (15.38%) MapReduce
7 2 (15.38%) HBase
7 2 (15.38%) Big Data
7 2 (15.38%) Kafka
7 2 (15.38%) Apache Pig

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Cognos 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 Cognos. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) SAS
2 2 (15.38%) Apache Pig
2 2 (15.38%) Apache Spark
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 10 (76.92%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) Crystal Reports
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
5 2 (15.38%) Apache Hive
5 2 (15.38%) HBase
5 2 (15.38%) Big Data
5 2 (15.38%) Impala
6 1 (7.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (7.69%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (7.69%) PowerCenter
6 1 (7.69%) DataStage
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (7.69%) BODI
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
2 9 (69.23%) Support Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Server Support
3 5 (38.46%) Server Support Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Server Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Support
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Hadoop Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Big Data Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Kafka
1 2 (15.38%) Cascading
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.69%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) CRM
2 9 (69.23%) ERP
3 2 (15.38%) MapReduce
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) B2B
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) Scala
3 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
3 2 (15.38%) C
3 2 (15.38%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
1 10 (76.92%) Hyperion
2 9 (69.23%) SAP
2 9 (69.23%) JD Edwards
2 9 (69.23%) Sage
3 3 (23.08%) Ab Initio
3 3 (23.08%) Informatica
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 2 (15.38%) Teradata
5 1 (7.69%) Business Objects
5 1 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) Epicor