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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 201 232 215
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -17
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 33 16 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.51% 0.23% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 1.15% 0.52% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 36
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £29,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +4.93%
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
2876 3074 3327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.88% 44.09% 44.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2289 2439 2819
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,700 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,587 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.96% -

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 7 July 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 7 July 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
Merseyside - 15 £45,000 -
Cheshire +2 10 £40,000 +6.66%
Manchester +8 8 £30,000 -25.00% 12
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 42 (67.74%) SQL Server
2 41 (66.13%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (46.77%) Microsoft
3 29 (46.77%) Business Objects
4 27 (43.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (41.94%) Analytics
6 23 (37.10%) SAS
7 22 (35.48%) SAP
7 22 (35.48%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (35.48%) QlikView
8 21 (33.87%) SQL
9 20 (32.26%) IBM
10 19 (30.65%) Tableau
10 19 (30.65%) Business Analytics
11 18 (29.03%) Pentaho
11 18 (29.03%) Visualisation
11 18 (29.03%) Open Source
11 18 (29.03%) Finance
12 17 (27.42%) SPSS
13 16 (25.81%) Oracle
13 16 (25.81%) Crystal Reports
13 16 (25.81%) Business Analysis
13 16 (25.81%) R
14 15 (24.19%) SQL Server 2008
14 15 (24.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 15 (24.19%) Python
15 14 (22.58%) Teradata
16 13 (20.97%) CRM
17 12 (19.35%) Hyperion
17 12 (19.35%) Dynamics CRM

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 23 (37.10%) SAS
2 4 (6.45%) Liferay
3 1 (1.61%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.61%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.61%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (27.42%) SPSS
2 8 (12.90%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.23%) MS Office
4 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (19.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 12 (19.35%) Dynamics GP
2 7 (11.29%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (4.84%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.61%) SAP SD
4 1 (1.61%) SAP R/3
4 1 (1.61%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.61%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.61%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (67.74%) SQL Server
2 27 (43.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (35.48%) QlikView
4 18 (29.03%) Pentaho
5 16 (25.81%) Crystal Reports
6 15 (24.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (24.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (17.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (16.13%) BusinessObjects
9 9 (14.52%) MongoDB
10 8 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (11.29%) Base SAS
11 7 (11.29%) Big Data
11 7 (11.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 5 (8.06%) Hadoop
13 4 (6.45%) Oracle BI EE
13 4 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (6.45%) OLAP
13 4 (6.45%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 3 (4.84%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 18 (29.03%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Retail
3 3 (4.84%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (48.39%) Analyst
2 17 (27.42%) Consultant
3 11 (17.74%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 11 (17.74%) Support Analyst
3 11 (17.74%) Developer
4 9 (14.52%) Business Analyst
4 9 (14.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) SAS BI Consultant
6 5 (8.06%) Microstrategy Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Server Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Server Support Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Server Support
6 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) AWS Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) MI Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Cognos Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Business Developer
8 3 (4.84%) TM1 Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) HTML
1 1 (1.61%) .NET
1 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.61%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.03%) Visualisation
2 12 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.84%) Statistics
4 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (66.13%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (41.94%) Analytics
3 22 (35.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (30.65%) Business Analytics
5 18 (29.03%) Open Source
6 16 (25.81%) Business Analysis
7 13 (20.97%) CRM
8 11 (17.74%) ERP
8 11 (17.74%) Data Visualisation
9 7 (11.29%) Data Management
9 7 (11.29%) Data Analysis
10 6 (9.68%) Data Modelling
10 6 (9.68%) ETL
11 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (3.23%) MapReduce
12 2 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (3.23%) Financial Analysis
12 2 (3.23%) Data Analytics
12 2 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
13 1 (1.61%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (33.87%) SQL
2 16 (25.81%) R
3 15 (24.19%) Python
4 10 (16.13%) T-SQL
5 5 (8.06%) Java
6 3 (4.84%) VBA
7 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.61%) C
7 1 (1.61%) C#
7 1 (1.61%) C++
7 1 (1.61%) ABAP
7 1 (1.61%) Scala
7 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) CIMA
1 2 (3.23%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) HDFS
2 1 (1.61%) GPFS
Vendors
1 29 (46.77%) Microsoft
1 29 (46.77%) Business Objects
2 22 (35.48%) SAP
3 20 (32.26%) IBM
4 19 (30.65%) Tableau
5 16 (25.81%) Oracle
6 14 (22.58%) Teradata
7 12 (19.35%) Hyperion
8 11 (17.74%) JD Edwards
8 11 (17.74%) Sage
9 8 (12.90%) Cloudera
10 7 (11.29%) MicroStrategy
11 6 (9.68%) Ab Initio
12 5 (8.06%) Talend
13 4 (6.45%) Informatica
14 1 (1.61%) Epicor
14 1 (1.61%) Netezza
14 1 (1.61%) DataFlux
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