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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 117 119 140
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +21
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 6 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.32% 0.30% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% 0.66% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 5
Average salary £48,750 £42,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% +57.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £36,900 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £42,500 £46,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
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
839 759 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.25% 44.91% 42.87%
Number of salaries quoted 718 616 848
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +8 1 £47,500 +37.68%
Winsford - 1 £27,000 -
Knutsford - 1 £80,000 -
Cognos
North West

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 14 (82.35%) Oracle
2 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
3 11 (64.71%) Java
3 11 (64.71%) Business Objects
3 11 (64.71%) SAS
3 11 (64.71%) Data Integration
4 10 (58.82%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (58.82%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (58.82%) QlikView
4 10 (58.82%) Hadoop
4 10 (58.82%) Big Data
4 10 (58.82%) Analytics
5 9 (52.94%) Computer Science
5 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (47.06%) WebLogic
6 8 (47.06%) Linux
6 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
6 8 (47.06%) Data Analysis
6 8 (47.06%) French Language
6 8 (47.06%) Spanish Language
6 8 (47.06%) QA
6 8 (47.06%) Algorithms
7 5 (29.41%) SQL
8 3 (17.65%) MS Access
8 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
8 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (17.65%) ETL
8 3 (17.65%) Informatica
8 3 (17.65%) Finance
8 3 (17.65%) CMS

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 11 (64.71%) SAS
2 8 (47.06%) WebLogic
3 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
3 3 (17.65%) CMS
4 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (11.76%) Apache Pig
4 2 (11.76%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 10 (58.82%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (58.82%) QlikView
2 10 (58.82%) Hadoop
2 10 (58.82%) Big Data
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (17.65%) MS Access
3 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (11.76%) Apache Hive
4 2 (11.76%) HBase
4 2 (11.76%) Impala
5 1 (5.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.88%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (5.88%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
1 8 (47.06%) French Language
1 8 (47.06%) Spanish Language
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
3 2 (11.76%) Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Consultant
1 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 8 (47.06%) Business Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) DBA
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Applications Support
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Data Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Data Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) Hadoop Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (5.88%) ETL Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Kafka
1 2 (11.76%) Cascading
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) SOAP
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) Ajax
2 1 (5.88%) jQuery
2 1 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Data Integration
2 9 (52.94%) Computer Science
2 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (47.06%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) Analytics
2 8 (47.06%) Data Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) ETL
3 3 (17.65%) Document Management
4 2 (11.76%) MapReduce
4 2 (11.76%) Content Management
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Data Management
5 1 (5.88%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) B2B
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Time Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) Scala
3 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
3 2 (11.76%) C
3 2 (11.76%) C++
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) HDFS
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Oracle
2 11 (64.71%) Business Objects
3 3 (17.65%) Informatica
3 3 (17.65%) Ab Initio
4 2 (11.76%) Teradata
4 2 (11.76%) Open Text
4 2 (11.76%) Sage
4 2 (11.76%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (5.88%) SAP
5 1 (5.88%) IBM
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) Primavera
5 1 (5.88%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (5.88%) Tableau