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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 169 178 168
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 10 10 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 0.25% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% 0.57% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 23
Average salary £32,500 £53,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.53% +26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,100 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,600 £62,500 £60,000
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
1637 1760 1864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.42% 44.33% 46.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1303 1428 1583
Average salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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
Salford - 3 £32,500 -
Cognos
North West

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 26 (83.87%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (51.61%) SQL
3 15 (48.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (48.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (41.94%) Finance
4 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
5 12 (38.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (35.48%) VBA
6 11 (35.48%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (32.26%) Oracle
7 10 (32.26%) QlikView
8 9 (29.03%) SAS
8 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (22.58%) Business Objects
9 7 (22.58%) ETL
10 6 (19.35%) MS Access
11 5 (16.13%) Oracle Financials
11 5 (16.13%) ERP
11 5 (16.13%) Hyperion
11 5 (16.13%) PL/SQL
11 5 (16.13%) Essbase
11 5 (16.13%) IBM
11 5 (16.13%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (16.13%) Hyperion Planning
11 5 (16.13%) Cognos Report Studio
11 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
12 4 (12.90%) Teradata

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 9 (29.03%) SAS
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) Apache Pig
3 1 (3.23%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) PowerPivot
3 1 (3.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle Financials
1 5 (16.13%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (6.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.23%) SAP SD
3 1 (3.23%) SAP R/3
3 1 (3.23%) SAP FI
3 1 (3.23%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (3.23%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 15 (48.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
3 12 (38.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (35.48%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (32.26%) QlikView
6 6 (19.35%) MS Access
7 5 (16.13%) Essbase
7 5 (16.13%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (16.13%) Cognos Report Studio
8 3 (9.68%) Cognos Query Studio
8 3 (9.68%) Big Data
9 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
9 2 (6.45%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (6.45%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (3.23%) MySQL
10 1 (3.23%) OLAP
10 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (6.45%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Analyst
2 11 (35.48%) Business Analyst
2 11 (35.48%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Junior
5 3 (9.68%) Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 1 (3.23%) SAP Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Designer
7 1 (3.23%) Microsoft BI Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Junior Data Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.23%) FMCG
3 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.23%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (22.58%) ETL
4 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (16.13%) ERP
5 3 (9.68%) CRM
5 3 (9.68%) Time Management
5 3 (9.68%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (9.68%) Analytics
6 2 (6.45%) Data Transformation
6 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.45%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.23%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (3.23%) MVC
7 1 (3.23%) Migration
7 1 (3.23%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.23%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (3.23%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) SQL
2 11 (35.48%) VBA
3 5 (16.13%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.23%) Scala
4 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.23%) ABAP
4 1 (3.23%) C
4 1 (3.23%) C#
4 1 (3.23%) C++
4 1 (3.23%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) HDFS
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Oracle
2 7 (22.58%) Business Objects
3 5 (16.13%) IBM
3 5 (16.13%) Hyperion
4 4 (12.90%) Informatica
4 4 (12.90%) Teradata
4 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.90%) SAP
5 3 (9.68%) Tableau
6 2 (6.45%) Talend
6 2 (6.45%) Ab Initio
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