The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 135 115 104
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -11
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 1 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.050% 0.99% 1.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 2.16% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 19
Average salary - £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Cognos
South West

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

Vendors Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
766 880 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 38.42% 46.07% 41.47%
Number of salaries quoted 609 722 585
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Cognos
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Bristol

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) MS Project
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) Data Mining
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) PMI
1 2 (66.67%) PMP
1 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Supply Chain Management
1 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
1 2 (66.67%) APMP
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Project
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos BI Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Supply Chain Management
1 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PMP
1 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
1 2 (66.67%) APMP
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) VMware