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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 181 175 171
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 15 9 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.36% 0.24% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 0.83% 0.54% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 23
Average salary £40,000 £53,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.58% +19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £48,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,500 £51,500
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
1800 1663 1948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.32% 43.58% 46.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1510 1427 1748
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £59,562
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 - 2 £42,250 - 1
Cognos
North West

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 20 (90.91%) SQL
2 18 (81.82%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (36.36%) Finance
5 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
6 7 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (27.27%) Oracle
8 5 (22.73%) VBA
8 5 (22.73%) ETL
8 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
8 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (22.73%) Cognos Query Studio
8 5 (22.73%) Cognos Report Studio
9 4 (18.18%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 4 (18.18%) QlikView
9 4 (18.18%) SAS
9 4 (18.18%) SAP
10 3 (13.64%) Business Objects
10 3 (13.64%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
10 3 (13.64%) IBM
10 3 (13.64%) ERP
10 3 (13.64%) CRM
10 3 (13.64%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (13.64%) Hyperion

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 4 (18.18%) SAS
2 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.55%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (13.64%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (9.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (22.73%) Cognos Query Studio
5 5 (22.73%) Cognos Report Studio
6 4 (18.18%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 4 (18.18%) QlikView
7 3 (13.64%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (13.64%) Essbase
7 3 (13.64%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (9.09%) MS Access
9 1 (4.55%) Spotfire
9 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
9 1 (4.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Business Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Junior
6 2 (9.09%) Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 1 (4.55%) MI Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Junior Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Business Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Data Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Management Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Junior Data Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) MI Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (22.73%) ETL
3 3 (13.64%) ERP
3 3 (13.64%) CRM
3 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
3 3 (13.64%) Time Management
3 3 (13.64%) Analytics
3 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (9.09%) Data Transformation
4 2 (9.09%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.55%) Migration
5 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.55%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) VBA
3 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 4 (18.18%) SAP
4 3 (13.64%) IBM
4 3 (13.64%) Business Objects
4 3 (13.64%) Hyperion
5 2 (9.09%) Teradata
5 2 (9.09%) Tableau
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