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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 210 238 209
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -29
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 35 12 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.58% 0.18% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 1.28% 0.40% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 42
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,410
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,850
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
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
2731 3002 3282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.25% 44.35% 45.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2168 2419 2715
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 £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +26 18 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Cheshire +6 9 £32,000 +6.66% 1
Manchester +11 8 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 45 (73.77%) SQL Server
2 40 (65.57%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (50.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (45.90%) Business Objects
5 27 (44.26%) Microsoft
6 25 (40.98%) QlikView
7 24 (39.34%) SAS
8 22 (36.07%) SQL
8 22 (36.07%) Finance
9 21 (34.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 21 (34.43%) Analytics
10 20 (32.79%) SQL Server 2008
10 20 (32.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (32.79%) SAP
11 19 (31.15%) IBM
12 18 (29.51%) Oracle
13 17 (27.87%) Open Source
13 17 (27.87%) Tableau
14 16 (26.23%) Visualisation
14 16 (26.23%) Business Analytics
15 15 (24.59%) Crystal Reports
15 15 (24.59%) Pentaho
15 15 (24.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 14 (22.95%) Teradata
16 14 (22.95%) SPSS
17 13 (21.31%) Hyperion
17 13 (21.31%) Python
17 13 (21.31%) CRM
17 13 (21.31%) Data Warehouse
17 13 (21.31%) Business Analysis

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 24 (39.34%) SAS
2 4 (6.56%) Liferay
3 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.28%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.28%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.28%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.64%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (22.95%) SPSS
2 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.28%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (19.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 12 (19.67%) Dynamics GP
2 7 (11.48%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (4.92%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (1.64%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.64%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.64%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.64%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.64%) SAP SD
4 1 (1.64%) SAP R/3
4 1 (1.64%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (73.77%) SQL Server
2 31 (50.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (40.98%) QlikView
4 21 (34.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (32.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (24.59%) Crystal Reports
6 15 (24.59%) Pentaho
6 15 (24.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (21.31%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (14.75%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (13.11%) MongoDB
10 7 (11.48%) Big Data
11 6 (9.84%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 5 (8.20%) Hadoop
12 5 (8.20%) Base SAS
12 5 (8.20%) OLAP
12 5 (8.20%) MS Access
13 4 (6.56%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 3 (4.92%) Cognos Transformer
14 3 (4.92%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 22 (36.07%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Retail
3 3 (4.92%) General Ledger
4 2 (3.28%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (45.90%) Analyst
2 16 (26.23%) Consultant
3 12 (19.67%) Developer
3 12 (19.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 11 (18.03%) Support Analyst
4 11 (18.03%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 8 (13.11%) Business Analyst
5 8 (13.11%) SAS BI Consultant
6 5 (8.20%) Server Support Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Server Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Server Support
7 4 (6.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (4.92%) TM1 Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Cognos Developer
8 3 (4.92%) MI Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Business Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Microstrategy Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Applications Support
9 2 (3.28%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) Cascading
1 1 (1.64%) Kafka
1 1 (1.64%) HTML
1 1 (1.64%) .NET
1 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.64%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.23%) Visualisation
2 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.28%) Statistics
3 2 (3.28%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.64%) FMCG
4 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (65.57%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (34.43%) Analytics
3 20 (32.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (27.87%) Open Source
5 16 (26.23%) Business Analytics
6 13 (21.31%) CRM
6 13 (21.31%) Business Analysis
7 12 (19.67%) ERP
8 9 (14.75%) Data Visualisation
9 7 (11.48%) ETL
10 6 (9.84%) Data Analysis
11 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (8.20%) Data Management
12 4 (6.56%) Data Modelling
13 2 (3.28%) Dimensional Modelling
13 2 (3.28%) Continuous Improvement
13 2 (3.28%) MapReduce
13 2 (3.28%) Kalman Filter
14 1 (1.64%) Mentoring
14 1 (1.64%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.07%) SQL
2 13 (21.31%) Python
2 13 (21.31%) R
3 8 (13.11%) T-SQL
4 7 (11.48%) Java
5 6 (9.84%) VBA
6 2 (3.28%) C
6 2 (3.28%) C++
6 2 (3.28%) Scala
6 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.64%) C#
7 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.64%) ABAP
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) HDFS
Vendors
1 28 (45.90%) Business Objects
2 27 (44.26%) Microsoft
3 20 (32.79%) SAP
4 19 (31.15%) IBM
5 18 (29.51%) Oracle
6 17 (27.87%) Tableau
7 14 (22.95%) Teradata
8 13 (21.31%) Hyperion
9 11 (18.03%) JD Edwards
9 11 (18.03%) Sage
10 8 (13.11%) Cloudera
11 7 (11.48%) Informatica
12 6 (9.84%) Ab Initio
13 4 (6.56%) MicroStrategy
13 4 (6.56%) Talend
14 1 (1.64%) Netezza
14 1 (1.64%) DataFlux
14 1 (1.64%) Epicor
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