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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cognos
North West / Cheshire
Rank 79 93 117
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +24
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 11 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.10% 0.61% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 2.60% 1.62% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 6
Median salary £31,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% +6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%

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
423 494 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.26% 37.57% 43.82%
Number of salaries quoted 326 419 678
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Cognos as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Cognos
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +22 10 £31,500 +16.66%
Cognos
North West

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing Cognos 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 19 (90.48%) Finance
2 18 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 17 (80.95%) SQL
3 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
3 17 (80.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (76.19%) Hyperion
4 16 (76.19%) Crystal Reports
5 11 (52.38%) Project Management
5 11 (52.38%) CRM
6 9 (42.86%) SharePoint
6 9 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (38.10%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
8 6 (28.57%) ETL
8 6 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (23.81%) Database Mirroring
9 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
9 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (23.81%) High Availability
9 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
10 4 (19.05%) Cognos TM1
11 3 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 3 (14.29%) Oracle
12 2 (9.52%) IBM
12 2 (9.52%) ERP
12 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
12 2 (9.52%) MS Office
12 2 (9.52%) Windows
12 2 (9.52%) Oracle EBS
12 2 (9.52%) QA

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 9 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
1 9 (42.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (9.52%) Cognos Controller
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 17 (80.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (76.19%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (4.76%) MS Access
6 1 (4.76%) QlikView
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 19 (90.48%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Analyst
2 15 (71.43%) Support Analyst
3 9 (42.86%) Applications Support
3 9 (42.86%) Applications Support Analyst
3 9 (42.86%) Systems Support
3 9 (42.86%) Systems Support Analyst
4 6 (28.57%) SQL Analyst
4 6 (28.57%) SQL Support Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Junior
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Specialist
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Cognos Specialist
6 2 (9.52%) DBA
6 2 (9.52%) Junior DBA
6 2 (9.52%) Junior SQL DBA
6 2 (9.52%) Report Specialist
6 2 (9.52%) SQL DBA
7 1 (4.76%) Junior Support Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) CRM
1 11 (52.38%) Project Management
2 8 (38.10%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (28.57%) ETL
4 5 (23.81%) Database Mirroring
4 5 (23.81%) High Availability
5 2 (9.52%) Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) Business Forecasting
5 2 (9.52%) Data Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) ERP
5 2 (9.52%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (4.76%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
2 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.76%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 16 (76.19%) Hyperion
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (9.52%) IBM
5 1 (4.76%) Tableau