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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 55 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.44% 0.33% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 0.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -0.56%
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
224 270 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 49.12% 44.85% 48.20%
Number of salaries quoted 162 215 263
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 31 August 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
Liverpool +10 2 - - 1
Cognos
North West

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 19 (95.00%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (65.00%) SAS
2 13 (65.00%) BusinessObjects
2 13 (65.00%) Analytics
3 12 (60.00%) Business Analytics
3 12 (60.00%) Visualisation
3 12 (60.00%) Open Source
3 12 (60.00%) R
3 12 (60.00%) Tableau
3 12 (60.00%) SPSS
3 12 (60.00%) IBM
3 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (60.00%) Python
3 12 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (60.00%) Business Analysis
3 12 (60.00%) QlikView
3 12 (60.00%) Pentaho
4 10 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
5 7 (35.00%) Base SAS
5 7 (35.00%) Cognos TM1
5 7 (35.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (30.00%) Teradata
6 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle
7 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
7 5 (25.00%) Cloudera
8 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 13 (65.00%) SAS
2 4 (20.00%) Liferay
Applications
1 12 (60.00%) SPSS
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (15.00%) Cognos Controller
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) BusinessObjects
2 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (60.00%) QlikView
2 12 (60.00%) Pentaho
3 7 (35.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 7 (35.00%) Base SAS
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
6 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (15.00%) Cognos Report Studio
7 3 (15.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 3 (15.00%) Cognos Transformer
8 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
8 1 (5.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 4 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Consultant
2 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) SAS BI Consultant
4 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) AWS Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) TM1 Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Cognos Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Data Analytics Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Data Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Report Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (65.00%) Analytics
3 12 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (60.00%) Business Analytics
3 12 (60.00%) Business Analysis
3 12 (60.00%) Open Source
4 10 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (5.00%) Data Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) Python
1 12 (60.00%) R
2 4 (20.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) IBM
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (60.00%) Tableau
2 6 (30.00%) Teradata
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle
3 5 (25.00%) Cloudera
4 1 (5.00%) SAP