The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 213 205 168
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -37
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 12 23 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.41% 1.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.79% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 53
Average salary £50,000 £62,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £70,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
Cognos
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3064 2923 2755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.76% 52.06% 49.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2063 2149 2292
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cognos across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Cognos
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Berkshire

Cognos
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Cognos
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
Maidenhead -9 5 - -
Reading -6 4 £52,500 - 2
Slough -4 1 £30,000 -48.93% 1
Newbury - 1 £57,500 -
Cognos
South East

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 34 (65.38%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (44.23%) Microsoft
4 22 (42.31%) SQL
5 19 (36.54%) ETL
6 17 (32.69%) Finance
7 16 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (30.77%) SQL Server
8 14 (26.92%) Cognos TM1
8 14 (26.92%) Mentoring
9 13 (25.00%) Coaching
10 11 (21.15%) Analytics
10 11 (21.15%) MS Excel
11 10 (19.23%) SAS
11 10 (19.23%) T-SQL
11 10 (19.23%) Systems Analysis
11 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (17.31%) Cognos Report Studio
12 9 (17.31%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 9 (17.31%) Cognos Transformer
12 9 (17.31%) Data Modelling
12 9 (17.31%) Business Objects
13 8 (15.38%) IBM
14 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (13.46%) Degree
14 7 (13.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 7 (13.46%) Data Integration
14 7 (13.46%) HTML
15 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
15 6 (11.54%) QlikView

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 10 (19.23%) SAS
2 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.85%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (21.15%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (26.92%) Cognos TM1
2 7 (13.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (3.85%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.92%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) SaaS
2 2 (3.85%) Heroku
2 2 (3.85%) Google Apps
2 2 (3.85%) Office 365
2 2 (3.85%) Google App Engine
2 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) Broadband
1 4 (7.69%) Internet
1 4 (7.69%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 16 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (17.31%) Cognos Report Studio
3 9 (17.31%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 9 (17.31%) Cognos Transformer
4 6 (11.54%) QlikView
5 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (5.77%) DataStage
6 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (5.77%) OLAP
6 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.85%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (3.85%) Redis
7 2 (3.85%) OLTP
7 2 (3.85%) MySQL
7 2 (3.85%) Star Schema
7 2 (3.85%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
1 2 (3.85%) PhantomJS
1 2 (3.85%) Sinon.JS
2 1 (1.92%) ERwin
2 1 (1.92%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (32.69%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.77%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (40.38%) Developer
2 16 (30.77%) Consultant
3 11 (21.15%) Cognos Consultant
3 11 (21.15%) TM1 Consultant
4 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 8 (15.38%) Cognos Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Development Manager
6 5 (9.62%) Business Development Manager
6 5 (9.62%) Business Manager
7 4 (7.69%) MI Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Designer
8 3 (5.77%) Cognos BI Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Data Manager
8 3 (5.77%) ETL Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Junior Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) Architect
8 3 (5.77%) Junior
9 2 (3.85%) Technical Architect
9 2 (3.85%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) HTML
2 2 (3.85%) .NET
2 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.85%) COM
2 2 (3.85%) SOAP
2 2 (3.85%) XML
2 2 (3.85%) JSON
2 2 (3.85%) Django
2 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (3.85%) HTML5
2 2 (3.85%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (3.85%) Sass
2 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (3.85%) Durandal
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.46%) Data Integration
3 4 (7.69%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.85%) Data Extraction
4 2 (3.85%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.85%) Open Source
5 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Mac OS X
1 2 (3.85%) Debian
1 2 (3.85%) Ubuntu
1 2 (3.85%) Android
1 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (65.38%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (36.54%) ETL
3 14 (26.92%) Mentoring
4 13 (25.00%) Coaching
5 11 (21.15%) Analytics
6 10 (19.23%) Systems Analysis
7 9 (17.31%) Data Modelling
8 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (11.54%) Business Development
10 5 (9.62%) Configuration Management
10 5 (9.62%) Change Control
11 3 (5.77%) Financial Modelling
11 3 (5.77%) Use Case
11 3 (5.77%) Dimensional Modelling
12 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
12 2 (3.85%) TDD
12 2 (3.85%) Data Management
12 2 (3.85%) MVC
12 2 (3.85%) BDD
12 2 (3.85%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 22 (42.31%) SQL
2 10 (19.23%) T-SQL
3 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.85%) PHP
4 2 (3.85%) C#
4 2 (3.85%) Delphi
4 2 (3.85%) Java
4 2 (3.85%) VB
4 2 (3.85%) VBA
5 1 (1.92%) Python
5 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.92%) Ruby
5 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) MBA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 23 (44.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.31%) Business Objects
3 8 (15.38%) IBM
4 5 (9.62%) Hyperion
5 4 (7.69%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (7.69%) T-Plan
5 4 (7.69%) Tableau
6 3 (5.77%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (5.77%) Informatica
6 3 (5.77%) Oracle
7 2 (3.85%) Adobe
7 2 (3.85%) Genesys
7 2 (3.85%) Teradata
7 2 (3.85%) Google
7 2 (3.85%) Akamai
8 1 (1.92%) Talend
8 1 (1.92%) Capita
8 1 (1.92%) PeopleSoft