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 4 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 167 175 170
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 14 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.36% 0.29% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 0.86% 0.65% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 19
Average salary £32,500 £62,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.00% +21.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £41,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £63,750 £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
1624 1683 1801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.92% 44.20% 45.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1341 1405 1514
Average salary £37,500 £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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 4 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 4 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 - 5 £32,500 -
Cognos
North West

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 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 17 (54.84%) SQL
3 15 (48.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (45.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (41.94%) Finance
6 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
7 11 (35.48%) VBA
7 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (35.48%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (32.26%) Oracle
8 10 (32.26%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (29.03%) SAS
9 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (29.03%) QlikView
10 6 (19.35%) ETL
10 6 (19.35%) MS Access
10 6 (19.35%) Business Objects
11 5 (16.13%) PL/SQL
11 5 (16.13%) Oracle Financials
11 5 (16.13%) ERP
11 5 (16.13%) Hyperion
11 5 (16.13%) IBM
11 5 (16.13%) Essbase
11 5 (16.13%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (16.13%) Hyperion Planning
11 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (16.13%) Cognos Report Studio
11 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (12.90%) Teradata
12 4 (12.90%) Microsoft

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 Spark
3 1 (3.23%) Apache Pig
3 1 (3.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) PowerPivot
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
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 CO
3 1 (3.23%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (45.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
4 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (35.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (32.26%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (29.03%) QlikView
7 6 (19.35%) MS Access
8 5 (16.13%) Essbase
8 5 (16.13%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (16.13%) Cognos Report Studio
9 3 (9.68%) Cognos Query Studio
10 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
10 2 (6.45%) Big Data
10 2 (6.45%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 2 (6.45%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (3.23%) SAP BW
11 1 (3.23%) MySQL
11 1 (3.23%) Impala
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.23%) 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%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
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
7 1 (3.23%) Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Junior Business Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) SAP Business Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.23%) CSS
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.23%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (19.35%) ETL
4 5 (16.13%) ERP
4 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (9.68%) CRM
5 3 (9.68%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (9.68%) Time Management
6 2 (6.45%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (6.45%) Analytics
6 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.45%) Data Transformation
7 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.23%) Migration
7 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.23%) MVC
7 1 (3.23%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (3.23%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.23%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) SQL
2 11 (35.48%) VBA
3 5 (16.13%) PL/SQL
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
4 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.23%) Scala
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 6 (19.35%) Business Objects
3 5 (16.13%) Hyperion
3 5 (16.13%) IBM
4 4 (12.90%) Teradata
4 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.90%) Informatica
5 3 (9.68%) SAP
6 2 (6.45%) Tableau
6 2 (6.45%) Ab Initio
7 1 (3.23%) Talend
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