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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 226 190 210
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +20
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 85 167 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.82% 1.33% 0.89%
As % of the Vendors category 1.74% 2.89% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 76 136 92
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
4877 5782 5478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.99% 46.15% 46.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4135 5001 4743
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 May 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 6 May 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.

1 137 (77.40%) Business Intelligence
2 100 (56.50%) SQL
3 90 (50.85%) Finance
4 82 (46.33%) SQL Server
5 74 (41.81%) Data Warehouse
6 68 (38.42%) Microsoft
7 66 (37.29%) Oracle
8 54 (30.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 51 (28.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 49 (27.68%) ETL
11 44 (24.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 41 (23.16%) IBM
13 40 (22.60%) MS Excel
13 40 (22.60%) T-SQL
13 40 (22.60%) QlikView
14 38 (21.47%) Banking
15 36 (20.34%) Cognos TM1
15 36 (20.34%) Cognos Business Intelligence
16 35 (19.77%) Data Modelling
17 33 (18.64%) SAP
18 32 (18.08%) SAS
18 32 (18.08%) Cognos Planning
19 31 (17.51%) Business Objects
20 29 (16.38%) SharePoint
20 29 (16.38%) SQL Server 2008
21 28 (15.82%) Analytics
22 27 (15.25%) Management Information System
22 27 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
23 24 (13.56%) Cognos Report Studio
24 23 (12.99%) Cognos Framework Manager

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 32 (18.08%) SAS
2 29 (16.38%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.82%) Apache Pig
4 4 (2.26%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.56%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.56%) FileNet
6 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.56%) JBoss
6 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 40 (22.60%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.78%) MS Office
3 9 (5.08%) PowerPivot
4 5 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.82%) SPSS
5 3 (1.69%) MS Project
6 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.56%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 36 (20.34%) Cognos TM1
1 36 (20.34%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 32 (18.08%) Cognos Planning
3 9 (5.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (5.08%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (5.08%) Hyperion Planning
4 4 (2.26%) SAP BPC
4 4 (2.26%) Oracle FAH
5 1 (0.56%) Cognos Controller
5 1 (0.56%) SAP InfiniteInsight
5 1 (0.56%) HFM
5 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.69%) SaaS
3 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.69%) SAN
2 1 (0.56%) Firewall
2 1 (0.56%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (0.56%) LAN
2 1 (0.56%) WAN
2 1 (0.56%) FTP
2 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (46.33%) SQL Server
2 74 (41.81%) Data Warehouse
3 54 (30.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 51 (28.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 44 (24.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 40 (22.60%) QlikView
7 29 (16.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 24 (13.56%) Cognos Report Studio
9 23 (12.99%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 22 (12.43%) OLAP
11 21 (11.86%) Oracle Database
12 16 (9.04%) BusinessObjects
12 16 (9.04%) DataStage
13 14 (7.91%) Azure SQL Database
14 13 (7.34%) Oracle BI EE
14 13 (7.34%) Oracle OLAP
15 12 (6.78%) Hadoop
16 10 (5.65%) IBM InfoSphere
16 10 (5.65%) Big Data
16 10 (5.65%) Cognos Analysis Studio
Development Applications
1 5 (2.82%) Toad
1 5 (2.82%) ERwin
1 5 (2.82%) JIRA
1 5 (2.82%) FishEye
2 2 (1.13%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 90 (50.85%) Finance
2 38 (21.47%) Banking
3 9 (5.08%) Retail
4 5 (2.82%) Marketing
5 3 (1.69%) Advertising
5 3 (1.69%) International Banking
5 3 (1.69%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.13%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.13%) Billing
6 2 (1.13%) Law
6 2 (1.13%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.56%) Back Office
7 1 (0.56%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.56%) French Language
Job Titles
1 65 (36.72%) Developer
2 51 (28.81%) Analyst
3 35 (19.77%) Consultant
4 27 (15.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 25 (14.12%) Cognos Developer
6 23 (12.99%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 18 (10.17%) Business Analyst
8 16 (9.04%) Architect
9 15 (8.47%) Systems Analyst
9 15 (8.47%) Lead Developer
10 13 (7.34%) Business Systems Analyst
11 11 (6.21%) Senior Consultant
12 10 (5.65%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
13 9 (5.08%) Cognos Consultant
14 8 (4.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 8 (4.52%) Senior Developer
15 7 (3.95%) Analyst Programmer
15 7 (3.95%) Programmer
15 7 (3.95%) Data Architect
15 7 (3.95%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.60%) MDX
2 11 (6.21%) .NET
3 8 (4.52%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.82%) Grails
5 2 (1.13%) Kafka
5 2 (1.13%) Cascading
5 2 (1.13%) XML
6 1 (0.56%) JMS
6 1 (0.56%) LAMP
6 1 (0.56%) Ajax
6 1 (0.56%) CSS
6 1 (0.56%) JSP
6 1 (0.56%) Web Services
6 1 (0.56%) J2EE
6 1 (0.56%) WAMP
6 1 (0.56%) REST
6 1 (0.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.25%) Management Information System
2 23 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (10.73%) Mathematics
4 18 (10.17%) Statistics
5 13 (7.34%) Data Integration
6 11 (6.21%) Computer Science
7 9 (5.08%) Data Structures
8 8 (4.52%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (2.82%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.69%) Reference Data
10 3 (1.69%) Data Conversion
10 3 (1.69%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.69%) NHS
11 2 (1.13%) Replication
11 2 (1.13%) Algorithms
11 2 (1.13%) Oracle Exalytics
12 1 (0.56%) Derivative
12 1 (0.56%) Physics
12 1 (0.56%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.78%) Windows
2 5 (2.82%) Linux
3 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (77.40%) Business Intelligence
2 49 (27.68%) ETL
3 35 (19.77%) Data Modelling
4 28 (15.82%) Analytics
5 27 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (9.60%) Project Management
7 13 (7.34%) Data Analysis
7 13 (7.34%) Data Architecture
8 12 (6.78%) Performance Management
8 12 (6.78%) E-Commerce
9 11 (6.21%) ERP
9 11 (6.21%) CRM
9 11 (6.21%) Dimensional Modelling
10 9 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (5.08%) TDD
11 8 (4.52%) Scrum
11 8 (4.52%) Data Management
11 8 (4.52%) Mentoring
12 7 (3.95%) Kimball Methodology
12 7 (3.95%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 100 (56.50%) SQL
2 40 (22.60%) T-SQL
3 23 (12.99%) VBA
4 20 (11.30%) Java
5 16 (9.04%) PL/SQL
6 10 (5.65%) C#
7 5 (2.82%) Groovy
8 2 (1.13%) Scala
8 2 (1.13%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.13%) R
8 2 (1.13%) Python
8 2 (1.13%) C++
8 2 (1.13%) C
8 2 (1.13%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.56%) Perl
9 1 (0.56%) PHP
9 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (11.86%) Degree
2 6 (3.39%) MCSE
2 6 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (3.39%) IBM Certification
3 5 (2.82%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.26%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.65%) QA
2 5 (2.82%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.69%) COBIT
4 1 (0.56%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (1.13%) HDFS
2 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.56%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (0.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 68 (38.42%) Microsoft
2 66 (37.29%) Oracle
3 41 (23.16%) IBM
4 33 (18.64%) SAP
5 31 (17.51%) Business Objects
6 22 (12.43%) Informatica
7 21 (11.86%) Teradata
8 19 (10.73%) Tableau
9 13 (7.34%) MicroStrategy
10 10 (5.65%) Netezza
10 10 (5.65%) Hyperion
11 7 (3.95%) Ab Initio
12 6 (3.39%) Logi Analytics
13 4 (2.26%) DataFlux
13 4 (2.26%) VMware
13 4 (2.26%) EMC
14 3 (1.69%) Hitachi
14 3 (1.69%) Birst
15 2 (1.13%) Infor
16 1 (0.56%) ION Trading
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