Period
to 22 May 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 22 May 2018 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 > Lancashire
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 86 80
Rank change year-on-year +10 -6 -
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 6 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.70% 0.23% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 1.57% 0.55% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Lancashire median annual salary £23,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.29% - -
10th Percentile £21,100 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £32,900 £35,000 £37,500
North West median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 Lancashire.

All Vendors
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 382 365 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 44.68% 42.59% 41.96%
Number of salaries quoted 318 319 274
Lancashire median annual salary £36,500 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.29% +6.06% -12.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £20,550 £22,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £45,000 £48,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in Lancashire

Cognos
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Cognos in Lancashire

Cognos
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos in Lancashire over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Cognos in Lancashire

Cognos
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 22 May 2018. 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
Preston - 5 £22,500 -
Chorley - 1 £35,000 -
Cognos
North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, IT jobs citing Cognos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) ETL
4 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Smart Meter
4 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 2 (33.33%) Tableau
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
4 2 (33.33%) Process Management
4 2 (33.33%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) VLAN
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) ProCurve

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) VLAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (16.67%) Big Data
4 1 (16.67%) DTS
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Report Developer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Business Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) ETL
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Process Management
3 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) B2B
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Tableau
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Intel
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) ProCurve
3 1 (16.67%) Sophos
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter
3 1 (16.67%) VMware