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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 177 152 166
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +14
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 8 28 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.20% 0.69% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 0.44% 1.56% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 8 27 21
Average salary £36,250 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.44% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £27,460 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
1810 1800 1918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.55% 44.60% 50.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1415 1514 1658
Average salary £35,000 £39,800 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.06% +6.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,500
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 20 August 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 20 August 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
Stockport - 2 £27,250 - 2
Cognos
North West

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (80.00%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) Finance
4 7 (46.67%) Mathematics
4 7 (46.67%) Financial Modelling
4 7 (46.67%) Cognos Query Studio
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
6 3 (20.00%) Business Objects
6 3 (20.00%) SAS
6 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle
6 3 (20.00%) SAP
6 3 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (20.00%) QlikView
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
7 2 (13.33%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (13.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 2 (13.33%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (13.33%) Hyperion
7 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
7 2 (13.33%) ITIL
7 2 (13.33%) Windows

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 3 (20.00%) SAS
2 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (46.67%) Cognos Query Studio
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (20.00%) QlikView
4 3 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
5 2 (13.33%) MS Access
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (13.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
6 1 (6.67%) Big Data
6 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Informatica Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) ETL Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Mathematics
2 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Financial Modelling
2 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) VBA
3 1 (6.67%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
1 3 (20.00%) Business Objects
1 3 (20.00%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Hyperion
3 1 (6.67%) Informatica
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24,000 - £31,000 DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £25000 per annum - (subject to experience)
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car
Posted: 14 days ago