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 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 209 197 228
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +31
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 97 171 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.96% 1.31% 0.86%
As % of the Vendors category 2.11% 2.82% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 87 146 88
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,600 £82,500 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +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
4595 6067 5436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 45.43% 46.49% 45.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3935 5279 4653
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -0.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
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 28 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 28 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.

1 144 (77.84%) Business Intelligence
2 103 (55.68%) SQL
3 96 (51.89%) SQL Server
4 93 (50.27%) Finance
5 74 (40.00%) Oracle
6 72 (38.92%) Microsoft
7 71 (38.38%) Data Warehouse
8 53 (28.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 52 (28.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 48 (25.95%) IBM
10 48 (25.95%) ETL
11 47 (25.41%) MS Excel
12 45 (24.32%) QlikView
13 41 (22.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 41 (22.16%) Cognos TM1
14 40 (21.62%) T-SQL
15 39 (21.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 38 (20.54%) SAS
17 37 (20.00%) Banking
18 35 (18.92%) Business Objects
18 35 (18.92%) SAP
19 34 (18.38%) Agile Software Development
20 32 (17.30%) Data Modelling
21 31 (16.76%) SharePoint
21 31 (16.76%) Analytics
22 30 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
23 29 (15.68%) Tableau
23 29 (15.68%) Cognos Planning
24 28 (15.14%) Java
24 28 (15.14%) Management Information System

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 38 (20.54%) SAS
2 31 (16.76%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.70%) Apache Pig
3 5 (2.70%) OpenStack
3 5 (2.70%) JBoss
3 5 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.16%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.54%) FileNet
6 1 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 47 (25.41%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.49%) MS Office
3 9 (4.86%) PowerPivot
4 8 (4.32%) SPSS
5 3 (1.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.62%) MS Project
6 1 (0.54%) Gephi
6 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 41 (22.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 41 (22.16%) Cognos TM1
2 29 (15.68%) Cognos Planning
3 7 (3.78%) Hyperion Planning
3 7 (3.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (3.78%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (2.70%) Oracle FAH
5 4 (2.16%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.54%) HFM
6 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.54%) SAP InfiniteInsight
6 1 (0.54%) Cognos Controller
6 1 (0.54%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.62%) SaaS
4 2 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.54%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (0.54%) Firewall
2 1 (0.54%) SAN
2 1 (0.54%) LAN
2 1 (0.54%) WAN
2 1 (0.54%) FTP
2 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (51.89%) SQL Server
2 71 (38.38%) Data Warehouse
3 53 (28.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 52 (28.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 45 (24.32%) QlikView
6 39 (21.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 30 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
8 28 (15.14%) Cognos Report Studio
9 25 (13.51%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 23 (12.43%) Oracle Database
11 22 (11.89%) OLAP
12 21 (11.35%) BusinessObjects
13 14 (7.57%) DataStage
13 14 (7.57%) Big Data
13 14 (7.57%) Hadoop
14 13 (7.03%) Azure SQL Database
14 13 (7.03%) Oracle BI EE
14 13 (7.03%) Oracle OLAP
15 11 (5.95%) IBM InfoSphere
16 9 (4.86%) Cognos Analysis Studio
Development Applications
1 5 (2.70%) FishEye
1 5 (2.70%) JIRA
1 5 (2.70%) ERwin
2 4 (2.16%) Toad
3 3 (1.62%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (1.62%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
General
1 93 (50.27%) Finance
2 37 (20.00%) Banking
3 10 (5.41%) Retail
4 7 (3.78%) Marketing
5 6 (3.24%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.24%) Billing
6 5 (2.70%) Legal
6 5 (2.70%) Advertising
7 3 (1.62%) Law
7 3 (1.62%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.08%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.08%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.54%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.54%) International Banking
9 1 (0.54%) French Language
Job Titles
1 63 (34.05%) Developer
2 55 (29.73%) Analyst
3 40 (21.62%) Consultant
4 26 (14.05%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 26 (14.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 24 (12.97%) Cognos Developer
6 18 (9.73%) Business Analyst
7 15 (8.11%) Systems Analyst
7 15 (8.11%) Lead Developer
8 13 (7.03%) Architect
8 13 (7.03%) Business Systems Analyst
9 11 (5.95%) Senior Consultant
10 10 (5.41%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
10 10 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 9 (4.86%) Business Consultant
11 9 (4.86%) Senior Developer
12 8 (4.32%) Information Analyst
13 7 (3.78%) ASP.NET Programmer
13 7 (3.78%) Technical Specialist
13 7 (3.78%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.19%) .NET
2 15 (8.11%) MDX
3 12 (6.49%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.70%) WAMP
4 5 (2.70%) LAMP
4 5 (2.70%) Ajax
4 5 (2.70%) Grails
4 5 (2.70%) HTML
4 5 (2.70%) CSS
4 5 (2.70%) JSP
4 5 (2.70%) Web Services
4 5 (2.70%) JMS
5 3 (1.62%) XML
6 2 (1.08%) Cascading
6 2 (1.08%) Kafka
7 1 (0.54%) D3.js
7 1 (0.54%) REST
7 1 (0.54%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.14%) Management Information System
2 21 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (9.19%) Mathematics
3 17 (9.19%) Statistics
4 14 (7.57%) Computer Science
5 12 (6.49%) Data Integration
6 10 (5.41%) Visualisation
6 10 (5.41%) Data Structures
7 6 (3.24%) Data Centre
7 6 (3.24%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.70%) NHS
9 3 (1.62%) Data Conversion
9 3 (1.62%) Replication
10 2 (1.08%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.54%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.54%) Oracle Exalytics
11 1 (0.54%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.54%) Neural Network
11 1 (0.54%) Derivative
11 1 (0.54%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.03%) Windows
2 6 (3.24%) Linux
3 2 (1.08%) UNIX
4 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.54%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (77.84%) Business Intelligence
2 48 (25.95%) ETL
3 34 (18.38%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (17.30%) Data Modelling
5 31 (16.76%) Analytics
6 17 (9.19%) Project Management
7 13 (7.03%) Data Architecture
8 12 (6.49%) CRM
8 12 (6.49%) Scrum
8 12 (6.49%) Data Analysis
8 12 (6.49%) Performance Management
9 11 (5.95%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (5.95%) Data Management
9 11 (5.95%) TDD
10 10 (5.41%) ERP
10 10 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (5.41%) Dimensional Modelling
11 9 (4.86%) SDLC
11 9 (4.86%) E-Commerce
12 8 (4.32%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 103 (55.68%) SQL
2 40 (21.62%) T-SQL
3 28 (15.14%) Java
4 19 (10.27%) VBA
5 14 (7.57%) PL/SQL
6 11 (5.95%) C#
7 7 (3.78%) Python
8 6 (3.24%) PHP
8 6 (3.24%) JavaScript
9 5 (2.70%) Groovy
10 3 (1.62%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.08%) C
11 2 (1.08%) C++
11 2 (1.08%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.08%) Scala
11 2 (1.08%) R
12 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.54%) Perl
12 1 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (10.81%) Degree
2 6 (3.24%) PMI Certification
3 5 (2.70%) PMP
4 4 (2.16%) MCSE
4 4 (2.16%) IBM Certification
4 4 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.03%) QA
2 4 (2.16%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.54%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.54%) COBIT
3 1 (0.54%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (1.08%) HDFS
2 1 (0.54%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.54%) Docker
2 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.54%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 74 (40.00%) Oracle
2 72 (38.92%) Microsoft
3 48 (25.95%) IBM
4 35 (18.92%) Business Objects
4 35 (18.92%) SAP
5 29 (15.68%) Tableau
6 22 (11.89%) Informatica
7 21 (11.35%) Teradata
8 20 (10.81%) MicroStrategy
9 11 (5.95%) Netezza
10 10 (5.41%) Ab Initio
11 9 (4.86%) Hyperion
12 7 (3.78%) DataFlux
13 6 (3.24%) EMC
13 6 (3.24%) VMware
14 5 (2.70%) ServiceNow
14 5 (2.70%) BMC
14 5 (2.70%) CA
14 5 (2.70%) Cisco
15 4 (2.16%) Logi Analytics
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