The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 65 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.32% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.71% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
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 Merseyside region.

Vendors Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
281 296 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 45.25% 47.90% 51.87%
Number of salaries quoted 224 263 313
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +17.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cognos across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Cognos
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cognos across the Merseyside region.

Cognos Salary Trend in Merseyside

Cognos
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Cognos
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Merseyside 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
Liverpool - 2 £60,000 -
Cognos
North West

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) Tableau
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos Query Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP
3 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (33.33%) Business Objects
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SAS
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos Controller
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) QlikView
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos Query Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos Analysis Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos Report Studio
2 1 (33.33%) OLTP
2 1 (33.33%) Star Schema
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) OLAP
2 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (33.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Objects Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Business Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) TM1 Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Tableau
2 1 (33.33%) Teradata
2 1 (33.33%) Business Objects
2 1 (33.33%) IBM