The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cognos
North West / Merseyside
Rank - 52 56
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 0 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - 1.85% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category - 3.72% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Median salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

Cognos is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 283 242 201
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 50.36% 49.69% 42.23%
Number of salaries quoted 210 191 167
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £21,789
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,600 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing Cognos as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in Merseyside

Cognos
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Cognos in Merseyside

Cognos
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft