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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 224 217 201
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -16
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 27 26 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.39% 0.40% 0.80%
As % of the Vendors category 0.88% 0.88% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 52
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £19,900 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
Cognos
England

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
3058 2940 3469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.96% 45.11% 46.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2546 2383 2848
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cognos across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Manchester +4 16 £32,500 -48.00% 4
Cheshire -4 8 £30,000 -25.00%
Merseyside - 3 £42,000 - 2
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 37 (69.81%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (52.83%) SQL Server
3 27 (50.94%) SQL
4 23 (43.40%) Finance
4 23 (43.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (41.51%) Oracle
6 20 (37.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (35.85%) QlikView
7 19 (35.85%) SAS
8 17 (32.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 16 (30.19%) Business Objects
10 15 (28.30%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
12 12 (22.64%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (22.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (20.75%) Analytics
13 11 (20.75%) Hyperion
13 11 (20.75%) VBA
14 10 (18.87%) ERP
14 10 (18.87%) CRM
15 9 (16.98%) ETL
15 9 (16.98%) SAP
15 9 (16.98%) Crystal Reports
15 9 (16.98%) Java
15 9 (16.98%) Teradata
15 9 (16.98%) Big Data
15 9 (16.98%) Hadoop
16 8 (15.09%) Data Integration
16 8 (15.09%) MS Excel

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 19 (35.85%) SAS
2 5 (9.43%) WebLogic
2 5 (9.43%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.55%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (5.66%) Apache Pig
4 3 (5.66%) Apache Spark
5 2 (3.77%) CMS
6 1 (1.89%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) SPSS
3 2 (3.77%) PowerPivot
3 2 (3.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (11.32%) Dynamics GP
3 5 (9.43%) Hyperion Planning
3 5 (9.43%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (3.77%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (1.89%) SAP SD
5 1 (1.89%) SAP R/3
5 1 (1.89%) SAP FI
5 1 (1.89%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (1.89%) SAP CO
5 1 (1.89%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (52.83%) SQL Server
2 23 (43.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (37.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (35.85%) QlikView
5 17 (32.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (28.30%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (22.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (16.98%) Big Data
8 9 (16.98%) Hadoop
8 9 (16.98%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (15.09%) MS Access
10 7 (13.21%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (9.43%) Essbase
11 5 (9.43%) Cognos Report Studio
11 5 (9.43%) Oracle BI EE
12 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (5.66%) Pentaho
13 3 (5.66%) HBase
13 3 (5.66%) Cognos Query Studio
13 3 (5.66%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.89%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 23 (43.40%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) French Language
2 5 (9.43%) Spanish Language
2 5 (9.43%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.55%) Banking
4 3 (5.66%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.89%) Marketing
5 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (39.62%) Analyst
2 13 (24.53%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 11 (20.75%) Developer
3 11 (20.75%) Business Analyst
4 10 (18.87%) Consultant
5 8 (15.09%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 6 (11.32%) Support Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Business Consultant
8 4 (7.55%) Applications Support
9 3 (5.66%) DBA
9 3 (5.66%) Junior
9 3 (5.66%) SQL Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Data Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) Applications Support Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) Junior Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) SAS BI Consultant
10 2 (3.77%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) Kafka
1 2 (3.77%) Cascading
2 1 (1.89%) HTML
2 1 (1.89%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.89%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (15.09%) Data Integration
3 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
4 5 (9.43%) Algorithms
5 3 (5.66%) Open Source
6 2 (3.77%) Visualisation
6 2 (3.77%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.89%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (69.81%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (22.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (20.75%) Analytics
4 10 (18.87%) CRM
4 10 (18.87%) ERP
5 9 (16.98%) ETL
6 5 (9.43%) Data Analysis
6 5 (9.43%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (7.55%) Time Management
8 3 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.66%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (5.66%) MapReduce
9 2 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.77%) Business Analytics
9 2 (3.77%) Business Analysis
9 2 (3.77%) Document Management
9 2 (3.77%) Data Transformation
9 2 (3.77%) Dimensional Modelling
9 2 (3.77%) ITIL
10 1 (1.89%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 27 (50.94%) SQL
2 11 (20.75%) VBA
3 9 (16.98%) Java
4 5 (9.43%) PL/SQL
5 4 (7.55%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.66%) C++
6 3 (5.66%) C
6 3 (5.66%) Scala
6 3 (5.66%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.77%) R
7 2 (3.77%) Python
8 1 (1.89%) C#
8 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.89%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
1 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 22 (41.51%) Oracle
2 16 (30.19%) Business Objects
3 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
4 11 (20.75%) Hyperion
5 9 (16.98%) SAP
5 9 (16.98%) Teradata
6 8 (15.09%) IBM
7 7 (13.21%) Informatica
7 7 (13.21%) Sage
8 6 (11.32%) Tableau
9 5 (9.43%) JD Edwards
9 5 (9.43%) Ab Initio
10 2 (3.77%) Primavera
10 2 (3.77%) Cloudera
10 2 (3.77%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (1.89%) Epicor
11 1 (1.89%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (1.89%) Talend
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