The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cognos
England / North West
Rank 224 207 232
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +25
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 24 22 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.40% 0.40% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.93% 0.98% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 24 20 24
Median salary £31,500 £39,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.74% -12.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,350 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £49,150 £67,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2580 2256 3008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.51% 40.77% 43.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2107 1871 2570
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,913 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Cognos as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Cognos
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Cognos Salary Trend in the North West

Cognos
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the North West region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Cognos Salary Histogram in the North West

Cognos
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +17 12 £31,500 -21.25%
Manchester -23 12 £31,000 -29.14% 4
Lancashire -8 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Cognos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 35 (64.81%) Finance
2 33 (61.11%) SQL
2 33 (61.11%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 25 (46.30%) Microsoft
5 24 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (42.59%) MS Excel
7 21 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (31.48%) ETL
8 17 (31.48%) Project Management
9 16 (29.63%) Hyperion
9 16 (29.63%) Crystal Reports
10 15 (27.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 11 (20.37%) Oracle
11 11 (20.37%) VBA
11 11 (20.37%) IBM
11 11 (20.37%) CRM
11 11 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (18.52%) T-SQL
13 9 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
13 9 (16.67%) SharePoint
13 9 (16.67%) Data Analysis
14 8 (14.81%) QlikView
15 7 (12.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 7 (12.96%) Cognos TM1
15 7 (12.96%) Tableau
16 6 (11.11%) Manufacturing
16 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
16 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 5 (9.26%) PowerShell

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 9 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.85%) Alfresco
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.85%) SAS
Applications
1 23 (42.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Office
2 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (27.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 7 (12.96%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (7.41%) Cognos Controller
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (7.41%) ResourceLink
4 3 (5.56%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) FinancialForce.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (29.63%) Crystal Reports
5 8 (14.81%) QlikView
6 7 (12.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (9.26%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (9.26%) MS Access
9 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
9 3 (5.56%) OLAP
9 3 (5.56%) OLAP Cube
9 3 (5.56%) Oracle OLAP
9 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
9 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (3.70%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 2 (3.70%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 2 (3.70%) Cognos Query Studio
10 2 (3.70%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) NUnit
1 1 (1.85%) Selenium
1 1 (1.85%) SoapUI
General
1 35 (64.81%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (53.70%) Analyst
2 15 (27.78%) Support Analyst
3 10 (18.52%) Developer
4 9 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 9 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
4 9 (16.67%) Systems Support
4 9 (16.67%) Systems Support Analyst
5 7 (12.96%) Consultant
5 7 (12.96%) HR Consultant
6 6 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
6 6 (11.11%) SQL Support Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Analyst Developer
7 5 (9.26%) QlikView Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) QlikView Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Junior
8 4 (7.41%) SQL Developer
9 3 (5.56%) DBA
9 3 (5.56%) PeopleSoft Consultant
9 3 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (5.56%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) .NET
1 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.85%) Clustering
4 1 (1.85%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (61.11%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (31.48%) ETL
2 17 (31.48%) Project Management
3 11 (20.37%) CRM
4 9 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 5 (9.26%) Database Mirroring
5 5 (9.26%) Dimensional Modelling
5 5 (9.26%) High Availability
5 5 (9.26%) Line Management
5 5 (9.26%) Quality Management
5 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.41%) Analytics
6 4 (7.41%) Coaching
6 4 (7.41%) Data Analytics
6 4 (7.41%) Data Migration
6 4 (7.41%) Migration
6 4 (7.41%) Service Delivery
6 4 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.56%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 33 (61.11%) SQL
2 11 (20.37%) VBA
3 10 (18.52%) T-SQL
4 5 (9.26%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (46.30%) Microsoft
2 16 (29.63%) Hyperion
3 11 (20.37%) IBM
3 11 (20.37%) Oracle
4 7 (12.96%) Tableau
5 4 (7.41%) Sage
5 4 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (7.41%) SAP
6 3 (5.56%) PeopleSoft
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