The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Manchester region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within IBM Cognos.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 173 162 155
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 8 28 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.20% 0.68% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 0.46% 1.54% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 27 18
Average salary £36,250 £44,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.53% -3.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £27,400 £37,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,200 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1757 1820 1883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.76% 44.20% 49.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1415 1539 1627
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cognos
North West

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 29 July 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 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (72.22%) SQL
3 9 (50.00%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) Mathematics
4 7 (38.89%) Financial Modelling
4 7 (38.89%) Cognos Query Studio
5 6 (33.33%) SAP
6 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (16.67%) ETL
8 3 (16.67%) ITIL
8 3 (16.67%) Windows
8 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle
8 3 (16.67%) Hyperion
8 3 (16.67%) Informatica
8 3 (16.67%) Cognos TM1
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
8 3 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
9 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (11.11%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 2 (11.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 2 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (11.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (38.89%) Cognos Query Studio
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
6 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 2 (11.11%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (11.11%) OLAP
6 2 (11.11%) MS Access
6 2 (11.11%) QlikView
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (11.11%) ActiveReports
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Applications Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Informatica Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) ETL Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Cognos Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Report Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Cognos Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Mathematics
2 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Financial Modelling
2 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL
3 3 (16.67%) ETL
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) VBA
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) SAP
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Hyperion
2 3 (16.67%) Informatica
3 2 (11.11%) Business Objects
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 25 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24,000 - £31,000 DOE
Posted: 26 days ago