The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 248 244 234
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 55 84 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.57% 0.72% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 1.32% 1.55% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 52 68 78
Average salary £55,750 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,300 £42,350
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £85,000 £79,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Cognos
London

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

Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4165 5408 5235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.05% 46.10% 44.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3546 4479 4605
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Cognos
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Cognos Salary Trend in the City of London

Cognos
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Cognos Salary Histogram in the City of London

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 119 (79.33%) Business Intelligence
2 86 (57.33%) Finance
3 80 (53.33%) SQL
4 74 (49.33%) SQL Server
5 61 (40.67%) Data Warehouse
6 58 (38.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 51 (34.00%) IBM
8 49 (32.67%) Oracle
9 48 (32.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 45 (30.00%) ETL
11 37 (24.67%) Cognos TM1
11 37 (24.67%) Agile Software Development
12 36 (24.00%) Banking
13 35 (23.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 34 (22.67%) Microsoft
15 33 (22.00%) MS Excel
15 33 (22.00%) SQL Server 2008
16 29 (19.33%) QlikView
16 29 (19.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 29 (19.33%) BusinessObjects
17 27 (18.00%) Java
17 27 (18.00%) Tableau
18 25 (16.67%) Cognos Report Studio
18 25 (16.67%) OLAP
18 25 (16.67%) SharePoint
19 24 (16.00%) SAP
19 24 (16.00%) .NET
20 23 (15.33%) Data Modelling
21 21 (14.00%) SAS
21 21 (14.00%) Analytics

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 25 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 21 (14.00%) SAS
3 5 (3.33%) JBoss
3 5 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.33%) OpenStack
3 5 (3.33%) Apache Pig
4 4 (2.67%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 33 (22.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.33%) MS Office
3 7 (4.67%) SPSS
3 7 (4.67%) PowerPivot
4 3 (2.00%) MS Project
5 1 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.67%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 58 (38.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 37 (24.67%) Cognos TM1
3 11 (7.33%) Cognos Planning
4 4 (2.67%) Oracle FAH
5 2 (1.33%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.67%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.67%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.67%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.67%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.00%) SaaS
3 1 (0.67%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (0.67%) LAN
2 1 (0.67%) WAN
2 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (49.33%) SQL Server
2 61 (40.67%) Data Warehouse
3 48 (32.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (23.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 33 (22.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 29 (19.33%) QlikView
6 29 (19.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 29 (19.33%) BusinessObjects
7 25 (16.67%) OLAP
7 25 (16.67%) Cognos Report Studio
8 20 (13.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 15 (10.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 14 (9.33%) Big Data
11 13 (8.67%) Oracle Database
11 13 (8.67%) Hadoop
12 11 (7.33%) Oracle BI EE
12 11 (7.33%) Cognos Event Studio
12 11 (7.33%) Cognos Metric Studio
13 10 (6.67%) Oracle OLAP
13 10 (6.67%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (4.00%) JIRA
2 5 (3.33%) ERwin
2 5 (3.33%) FishEye
3 4 (2.67%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (2.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.67%) Eclipse
General
1 86 (57.33%) Finance
2 36 (24.00%) Banking
3 16 (10.67%) General Ledger
4 9 (6.00%) Retail
5 6 (4.00%) Billing
5 6 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.00%) Law
5 6 (4.00%) Advertising
6 5 (3.33%) Legal
6 5 (3.33%) Back Office
7 4 (2.67%) Marketing
8 3 (2.00%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.67%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (39.33%) Developer
2 40 (26.67%) Analyst
3 29 (19.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 28 (18.67%) Cognos Developer
5 25 (16.67%) Consultant
6 24 (16.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 18 (12.00%) Lead Developer
8 15 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 14 (9.33%) Support Analyst
10 13 (8.67%) Cognos BI Developer
11 11 (7.33%) Business Consultant
11 11 (7.33%) Business Analyst
12 10 (6.67%) Senior Developer
13 8 (5.33%) Information Analyst
14 7 (4.67%) Data Analyst
14 7 (4.67%) Architect
14 7 (4.67%) Technical Specialist
14 7 (4.67%) Data Consultant
15 5 (3.33%) NHS Information Analyst
15 5 (3.33%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (16.00%) .NET
2 16 (10.67%) XML
3 10 (6.67%) MDX
4 5 (3.33%) Grails
4 5 (3.33%) WAMP
4 5 (3.33%) HTML
4 5 (3.33%) JMS
4 5 (3.33%) LAMP
4 5 (3.33%) Ajax
4 5 (3.33%) ASP.NET
4 5 (3.33%) CSS
4 5 (3.33%) JSP
4 5 (3.33%) Web Services
5 2 (1.33%) Kafka
5 2 (1.33%) Cascading
6 1 (0.67%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.67%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.33%) Data Integration
2 11 (7.33%) Data Structures
3 10 (6.67%) Visualisation
3 10 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.00%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.33%) NHS
6 4 (2.67%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.00%) Replication
8 2 (1.33%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.33%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.67%) PMI
9 1 (0.67%) Neural Network
9 1 (0.67%) Derivative
9 1 (0.67%) Statistics
9 1 (0.67%) Contract for Difference
9 1 (0.67%) Spread Betting
9 1 (0.67%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.00%) Windows
2 5 (3.33%) Linux
3 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (79.33%) Business Intelligence
2 45 (30.00%) ETL
3 37 (24.67%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (15.33%) Data Modelling
5 21 (14.00%) Analytics
6 18 (12.00%) SDLC
7 16 (10.67%) ITIL
8 14 (9.33%) Problem Management
8 14 (9.33%) Release Management
9 12 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (8.00%) Scrum
10 11 (7.33%) Project Management
10 11 (7.33%) Data Management
10 11 (7.33%) Data Architecture
11 10 (6.67%) Waterfall
11 10 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (6.67%) TDD
12 9 (6.00%) Mentoring
13 8 (5.33%) Change Control
13 8 (5.33%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (53.33%) SQL
2 27 (18.00%) Java
3 15 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 9 (6.00%) C
5 6 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.00%) PHP
5 6 (4.00%) PL/SQL
5 6 (4.00%) Python
6 5 (3.33%) Groovy
7 4 (2.67%) C#
8 3 (2.00%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.33%) VBA
9 2 (1.33%) Scala
9 2 (1.33%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.33%) R
9 2 (1.33%) C++
10 1 (0.67%) VB
10 1 (0.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 18 (12.00%) Degree
2 5 (3.33%) PMI Certification
3 4 (2.67%) PMP
3 4 (2.67%) ACCA
3 4 (2.67%) CIMA
4 3 (2.00%) IBM Certification
5 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.67%) QA
2 3 (2.00%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.33%) HDFS
2 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 51 (34.00%) IBM
2 49 (32.67%) Oracle
3 34 (22.67%) Microsoft
4 27 (18.00%) Tableau
5 24 (16.00%) SAP
6 19 (12.67%) MicroStrategy
7 15 (10.00%) Teradata
8 12 (8.00%) Informatica
9 11 (7.33%) Ab Initio
10 7 (4.67%) Netezza
10 7 (4.67%) DataFlux
11 5 (3.33%) VMware
11 5 (3.33%) ServiceNow
11 5 (3.33%) EMC
11 5 (3.33%) BMC
11 5 (3.33%) CA
11 5 (3.33%) Cisco
12 4 (2.67%) Talend
13 3 (2.00%) Hyperion
14 2 (1.33%) HP
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Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum Up to £100,000 + Excellent Bonus &
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Dufrain Consulting
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 + full range of benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum + Banking bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago