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 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 212 221 202
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -19
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 94 117 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.86% 0.99% 1.08%
As % of the Vendors category 1.79% 2.16% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 85 106 109
Average salary £57,500 £52,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.57% -0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £70,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
5241 5405 5604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 48.06% 45.62% 47.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4599 4680 5058
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

Cognos Salary Histogram in the City of London

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 135 (73.77%) Business Intelligence
2 97 (53.01%) SQL
3 92 (50.27%) Finance
4 81 (44.26%) Data Warehouse
5 78 (42.62%) SQL Server
6 77 (42.08%) ETL
7 67 (36.61%) Oracle
8 54 (29.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 51 (27.87%) Microsoft
10 44 (24.04%) QlikView
10 44 (24.04%) Data Modelling
11 41 (22.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 40 (21.86%) IBM
13 39 (21.31%) MS Excel
14 37 (20.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 34 (18.58%) Analytics
16 33 (18.03%) Business Objects
17 30 (16.39%) SAP
18 29 (15.85%) T-SQL
19 27 (14.75%) Banking
19 27 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
20 26 (14.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
20 26 (14.21%) Degree
20 26 (14.21%) Dimensional Modelling
20 26 (14.21%) Informatica
21 23 (12.57%) Agile Software Development
22 22 (12.02%) Tableau
22 22 (12.02%) Cognos TM1
23 21 (11.48%) OLAP
24 20 (10.93%) Data Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 20 (10.93%) SAS
2 14 (7.65%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.64%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.09%) Apache
4 2 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.55%) Documentum
5 1 (0.55%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.55%) LiveLink
Applications
1 39 (21.31%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.83%) MS Office
3 5 (2.73%) PowerPivot
3 5 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.19%) SPSS
5 3 (1.64%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.55%) Mathematica
6 1 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (14.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 22 (12.02%) Cognos TM1
3 10 (5.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (5.46%) Cognos Planning
4 9 (4.92%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (2.73%) Hyperion Planning
5 5 (2.73%) Algo Collateral
6 2 (1.09%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.55%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.55%) Cognos Controller
7 1 (0.55%) SAP InfiniteInsight
7 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.55%) Maximo
7 1 (0.55%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.19%) SaaS
2 3 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.55%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.64%) SAN
2 1 (0.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (44.26%) Data Warehouse
2 78 (42.62%) SQL Server
3 54 (29.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 44 (24.04%) QlikView
5 41 (22.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 37 (20.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (11.48%) OLAP
8 19 (10.38%) Cognos Report Studio
9 18 (9.84%) Big Data
9 18 (9.84%) DataStage
10 16 (8.74%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 15 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008
12 14 (7.65%) Oracle Database
12 14 (7.65%) Relational Database
13 13 (7.10%) Data Mart
14 12 (6.56%) DB2
15 11 (6.01%) Cognos Query Studio
15 11 (6.01%) Cognos Analysis Studio
15 11 (6.01%) Hadoop
16 10 (5.46%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 8 (4.37%) ERwin
1 8 (4.37%) Talend Open Studio
1 8 (4.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (2.19%) Toad
3 2 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
General
1 92 (50.27%) Finance
2 27 (14.75%) Banking
3 9 (4.92%) Retail
3 9 (4.92%) Investment Banking
4 5 (2.73%) General Ledger
4 5 (2.73%) Law
5 4 (2.19%) Front Office
6 3 (1.64%) Legal
6 3 (1.64%) International Banking
7 2 (1.09%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.09%) Back Office
8 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.55%) Advertising
8 1 (0.55%) Games
8 1 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (28.96%) Analyst
2 50 (27.32%) Developer
3 30 (16.39%) Consultant
4 25 (13.66%) Architect
5 24 (13.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 21 (11.48%) Business Analyst
7 18 (9.84%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 14 (7.65%) Cognos Developer
9 11 (6.01%) ETL Developer
9 11 (6.01%) Senior Consultant
9 11 (6.01%) Report Analyst
10 10 (5.46%) Business Developer
11 9 (4.92%) Systems Analyst
11 9 (4.92%) Data Manager
11 9 (4.92%) Business Manager
11 9 (4.92%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
12 8 (4.37%) Business Intelligence Manager
12 8 (4.37%) TM1 Consultant
13 7 (3.83%) Business Intelligence Architect
13 7 (3.83%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.20%) MDX
2 12 (6.56%) .NET
3 4 (2.19%) ASP.NET
3 4 (2.19%) Web Services
4 3 (1.64%) XML
4 3 (1.64%) HTML
5 1 (0.55%) J2EE
5 1 (0.55%) XSLT
5 1 (0.55%) XML Schema
5 1 (0.55%) JAXB
5 1 (0.55%) JMX
5 1 (0.55%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.55%) Spring
5 1 (0.55%) JSF
5 1 (0.55%) EJB
5 1 (0.55%) JDBC
5 1 (0.55%) Struts
5 1 (0.55%) WCF
5 1 (0.55%) WPF
5 1 (0.55%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.46%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (4.92%) Visualisation
3 9 (4.92%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.92%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.37%) Mathematics
5 6 (3.28%) Data Integration
6 5 (2.73%) Statistics
6 5 (2.73%) SWIFT
7 4 (2.19%) Reference Data
7 4 (2.19%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.64%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.64%) AS400
8 3 (1.64%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.64%) NHS
9 2 (1.09%) Life Science
9 2 (1.09%) Oracle Exalytics
10 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.55%) Open Source
10 1 (0.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.01%) Linux
2 9 (4.92%) Windows
3 2 (1.09%) UNIX
4 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (73.77%) Business Intelligence
2 77 (42.08%) ETL
3 44 (24.04%) Data Modelling
4 34 (18.58%) Analytics
5 26 (14.21%) Dimensional Modelling
6 23 (12.57%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (10.93%) Data Analysis
8 15 (8.20%) Project Management
8 15 (8.20%) Data Governance
9 14 (7.65%) Kimball Methodology
10 13 (7.10%) E-Commerce
11 12 (6.56%) Business Analysis
11 12 (6.56%) Performance Tuning
11 12 (6.56%) Performance Management
12 11 (6.01%) Mentoring
12 11 (6.01%) ERP
13 10 (5.46%) CRM
13 10 (5.46%) Data Mapping
13 10 (5.46%) Data Architecture
14 9 (4.92%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 97 (53.01%) SQL
2 29 (15.85%) T-SQL
3 16 (8.74%) VBA
4 12 (6.56%) C#
5 11 (6.01%) Java
6 10 (5.46%) PL/SQL
7 8 (4.37%) Python
8 4 (2.19%) Ruby
9 3 (1.64%) R
9 3 (1.64%) C++
10 2 (1.09%) Perl
10 2 (1.09%) VB
11 1 (0.55%) VBScript
11 1 (0.55%) PHP
11 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.55%) Jython
Qualifications
1 26 (14.21%) Degree
2 6 (3.28%) IBM Certification
3 5 (2.73%) MCSE
3 5 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.55%) PMP
4 1 (0.55%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.55%) ACCA
4 1 (0.55%) CIMA
4 1 (0.55%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.20%) QA
2 7 (3.83%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.64%) COBIT
4 1 (0.55%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.55%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.55%) SLA
4 1 (0.55%) Basel II
4 1 (0.55%) GAAP
System Software
1 4 (2.19%) Apache Flume
2 3 (1.64%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 67 (36.61%) Oracle
2 51 (27.87%) Microsoft
3 40 (21.86%) IBM
4 33 (18.03%) Business Objects
5 30 (16.39%) SAP
6 26 (14.21%) Informatica
7 22 (12.02%) Tableau
8 16 (8.74%) Teradata
9 15 (8.20%) MicroStrategy
10 12 (6.56%) PeopleSoft
11 10 (5.46%) Hyperion
12 9 (4.92%) Netezza
13 8 (4.37%) Talend
14 5 (2.73%) Logi Analytics
14 5 (2.73%) Ab Initio
15 4 (2.19%) Adobe
15 4 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
15 4 (2.19%) Birst
16 3 (1.64%) MapR
16 3 (1.64%) CODA
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