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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 97 120 116
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -4
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 5 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.39% 0.38% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 1.00% 0.85% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 4
Average salary £36,500 £30,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.66% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,975 £29,000 £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £44,900 £52,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
499 822 727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 38.86% 44.60% 45.44%
Number of salaries quoted 418 684 557
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,950 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Cognos Salary Histogram 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 10 February 2016. 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
Alderley Edge - 1 £25,750 -
Crewe - 1 £48,500 -
Cognos
North West

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 12 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (61.11%) Finance
4 9 (50.00%) IBM
5 7 (38.89%) Management Information System
6 5 (27.78%) Cognos TM1
6 5 (27.78%) OLAP
6 5 (27.78%) SQL
6 5 (27.78%) Cognos Controller
6 5 (27.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (27.78%) OLAP Cube
7 4 (22.22%) Degree
7 4 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (16.67%) Hyperion
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 3 (16.67%) ERP
8 3 (16.67%) CRM
8 3 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (16.67%) CIMA
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (11.11%) Visualisation
9 2 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
9 2 (11.11%) Tableau
9 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
9 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
10 1 (5.56%) Oracle
10 1 (5.56%) SAP

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Cognos Controller
1 5 (27.78%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) OLAP
2 5 (27.78%) OLAP Cube
3 4 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) TM1 Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Functional Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) MIS Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) MIS Reporting Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Report Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Support Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Developer
6 1 (5.56%) MicroStrategy Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Server Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Server Support
6 1 (5.56%) Server Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Management Information System
2 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Visualisation
4 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (16.67%) CRM
2 3 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (5.56%) Analytics
4 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) CIMA
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (16.67%) Hyperion
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Tableau
4 1 (5.56%) Ab Initio
4 1 (5.56%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (5.56%) Northgate
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) Teradata