The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 173 172 167
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 20 7 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.47% 0.19% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 1.09% 0.43% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 27
Average salary £42,250 £51,250 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.56% +1.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £47,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £54,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1836 1641 1961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.48% 43.60% 44.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1555 1409 1748
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Cognos
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Manchester

Cognos
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Manchester

Cognos
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 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
Salford - 4 £37,250 - 1
Cognos
North West

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 23 (88.46%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (80.77%) SQL
3 13 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
4 12 (46.15%) Finance
5 10 (38.46%) Oracle
6 9 (34.62%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (34.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (34.62%) VBA
7 8 (30.77%) QlikView
8 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
9 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
9 6 (23.08%) SAS
10 5 (19.23%) PL/SQL
10 5 (19.23%) Hyperion Planning
10 5 (19.23%) Oracle Financials
10 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (19.23%) ERP
10 5 (19.23%) ETL
10 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (19.23%) Hyperion
10 5 (19.23%) Business Objects
10 5 (19.23%) IBM
10 5 (19.23%) Cognos Report Studio
10 5 (19.23%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (19.23%) Essbase

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (23.08%) SAS
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (7.69%) PowerPivot
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
3 1 (3.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle Financials
1 5 (19.23%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (7.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 12 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (34.62%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (34.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (30.77%) QlikView
5 5 (19.23%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (19.23%) Essbase
5 5 (19.23%) Cognos Report Studio
6 4 (15.38%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 4 (15.38%) MS Access
7 3 (11.54%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (11.54%) Cognos Query Studio
8 2 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
9 1 (3.85%) Big Data
9 1 (3.85%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Business Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) Junior
7 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 1 (3.85%) MI Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Microsoft BI Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Junior Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Junior Business Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) Business Manager
8 1 (3.85%) Data Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (19.23%) ERP
2 5 (19.23%) ETL
2 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
3 3 (11.54%) Time Management
3 3 (11.54%) CRM
3 3 (11.54%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (11.54%) Analytics
4 2 (7.69%) Data Transformation
4 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 2 (7.69%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.85%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) VBA
3 5 (19.23%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.85%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 5 (19.23%) Hyperion
3 5 (19.23%) Business Objects
3 5 (19.23%) IBM
4 4 (15.38%) SAP
5 3 (11.54%) Teradata
6 2 (7.69%) Tableau
6 2 (7.69%) Informatica
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