Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cognos over the 6 months to 17 November 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.

Cognos
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 124 169
Rank change year-on-year -32 +45 +9
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 19 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.63% 0.88% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 1.41% 2.14% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 32
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £31,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.79% -21.25% -15.79%
10th Percentile £34,375 £26,750 £29,600
90th Percentile £75,000 £45,000 £48,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £31,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +34.92% -19.23% -2.50%

Cognos is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Cheshire.

All Vendors
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1347 936 1377
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 44.35% 41.20% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1036 773 1132
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,300 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,125 £57,500 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Cognos as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in Cheshire

Cognos
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cognos in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Cognos in Cheshire

Cognos
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos in Cheshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cognos in Cheshire

Cognos
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -7 7 £40,000 +26.98%
Knutsford - 5 £50,000 -
Nantwich - 1 £42,500 -
Cognos
North West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 16 (84.21%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (68.42%) Finance
3 10 (52.63%) QlikView
3 10 (52.63%) SQL
4 8 (42.11%) SAS
5 7 (36.84%) Analytics
6 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (31.58%) Tableau
6 6 (31.58%) Data Modelling
6 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
7 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
7 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (26.32%) Visualisation
7 5 (26.32%) Visual Analytics
7 5 (26.32%) SAS Visual Analytics
8 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
8 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (21.05%) Hadoop
8 4 (21.05%) Banking
9 3 (15.79%) Teradata
9 3 (15.79%) Advertising
9 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
9 3 (15.79%) Data Mapping
9 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (15.79%) Marketing
9 3 (15.79%) Cognos TM1
9 3 (15.79%) Actuate
9 3 (15.79%) OLAP
9 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
9 3 (15.79%) ETL

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 8 (42.11%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) QlikView
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
3 5 (26.32%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (21.05%) Hadoop
4 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (15.79%) OLAP
5 3 (15.79%) Power BI
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (10.53%) Big Data
6 2 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (5.26%) Cognos Report Studio
7 1 (5.26%) DTS
7 1 (5.26%) SAP BW
7 1 (5.26%) SAP HANA
7 1 (5.26%) Snowflake Schema
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
3 3 (15.79%) Advertising
3 3 (15.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Business Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (10.53%) OLAP Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) OLAP Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Business Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Manager
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Head of Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) Head of Management Information
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) CGI
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Data Structures
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (36.84%) Analytics
3 6 (31.58%) Data Modelling
4 5 (26.32%) Visual Analytics
4 5 (26.32%) Visualisation
5 3 (15.79%) Data Mapping
5 3 (15.79%) ETL
5 3 (15.79%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (15.79%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) Change Management
6 2 (10.53%) CRM
6 2 (10.53%) Data Security
6 2 (10.53%) Data Transformation
6 2 (10.53%) ERP
6 2 (10.53%) Open Source
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Records Management
6 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.26%) ABAP
3 1 (5.26%) Scala
3 1 (5.26%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Tableau
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) Actuate
3 3 (15.79%) Teradata
4 2 (10.53%) Hyperion
5 1 (5.26%) SAP