The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the City of London region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within IBM Cognos.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 232 234 185
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -49
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 103 88 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.83% 0.73% 1.08%
As % of the Vendors category 1.78% 1.64% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 84 74 122
Average salary £53,750 £58,750 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.51% -9.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
5780 5375 6008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.69% 44.89% 46.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4871 4705 5456
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cognos
London

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 July 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 28 July 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.

1 199 (74.25%) Business Intelligence
2 144 (53.73%) SQL
3 120 (44.78%) Finance
4 119 (44.40%) Oracle
5 117 (43.66%) SQL Server
6 99 (36.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 98 (36.57%) ETL
8 95 (35.45%) Data Warehouse
9 90 (33.58%) Business Objects
10 75 (27.99%) Microsoft
11 73 (27.24%) Data Modelling
12 62 (23.13%) Degree
13 58 (21.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 57 (21.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 57 (21.27%) IBM
15 56 (20.90%) QlikView
16 55 (20.52%) MS Excel
17 53 (19.78%) Analytics
18 50 (18.66%) Tableau
19 49 (18.28%) T-SQL
20 48 (17.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 47 (17.54%) Informatica
22 46 (17.16%) SAS
23 43 (16.04%) Relational Database
24 35 (13.06%) Data Analysis
24 35 (13.06%) Cognos TM1
25 32 (11.94%) DataStage
25 32 (11.94%) SharePoint
25 32 (11.94%) Oracle Database
25 32 (11.94%) Dimensional Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 46 (17.16%) SAS
2 32 (11.94%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.61%) GlassFish
3 7 (2.61%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (2.61%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.24%) Apache
4 6 (2.24%) IIS
5 5 (1.87%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.49%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.49%) LiveLink
6 4 (1.49%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.12%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.37%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.37%) Documentum
Applications
1 55 (20.52%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.60%) SPSS
3 13 (4.85%) MS Office
4 7 (2.61%) PowerPivot
4 7 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 57 (21.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 35 (13.06%) Cognos TM1
3 11 (4.10%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (2.61%) Cognos Controller
6 4 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (1.49%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.75%) SAP InfiniteInsight
7 2 (0.75%) HFM
7 2 (0.75%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.75%) Cognos Planning
7 2 (0.75%) Eagle PACE
7 2 (0.75%) Eagle STAR
8 1 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.37%) FRx
8 1 (0.37%) TrackWise
8 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.37%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.12%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.24%) SAN
2 2 (0.75%) LDAP
2 2 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (43.66%) SQL Server
2 99 (36.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 95 (35.45%) Data Warehouse
4 58 (21.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 56 (20.90%) QlikView
6 48 (17.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 43 (16.04%) Relational Database
8 32 (11.94%) DataStage
8 32 (11.94%) Oracle Database
9 30 (11.19%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 30 (11.19%) Data Mart
10 28 (10.45%) Big Data
10 28 (10.45%) Hadoop
11 27 (10.07%) MongoDB
11 27 (10.07%) Cognos Report Studio
12 24 (8.96%) Cognos Query Studio
13 22 (8.21%) Cognos Analysis Studio
14 21 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
15 20 (7.46%) BusinessObjects
15 20 (7.46%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 24 (8.96%) Talend Open Studio
2 13 (4.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 13 (4.85%) ERwin
3 9 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.49%) LoadRunner
5 3 (1.12%) Toad
5 3 (1.12%) WinRunner
5 3 (1.12%) PVCS
6 1 (0.37%) Introscope
6 1 (0.37%) JMeter
General
1 120 (44.78%) Finance
2 27 (10.07%) Retail
3 26 (9.70%) Banking
4 12 (4.48%) Marketing
5 10 (3.73%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.24%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.24%) Advertising
7 5 (1.87%) Publishing
7 5 (1.87%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.12%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.75%) Electronics
9 2 (0.75%) Law
9 2 (0.75%) German Language
10 1 (0.37%) International Banking
10 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.37%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 100 (37.31%) Analyst
2 71 (26.49%) Developer
3 52 (19.40%) Consultant
4 48 (17.91%) Business Analyst
5 42 (15.67%) Architect
6 36 (13.43%) Cognos Developer
7 35 (13.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 34 (12.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 30 (11.19%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 20 (7.46%) Business Intelligence Manager
11 19 (7.09%) Cognos BI Developer
12 18 (6.72%) Developer Analyst
13 16 (5.97%) Business Consultant
14 15 (5.60%) Business Manager
15 14 (5.22%) Data Manager
15 14 (5.22%) Analyst Developer
16 11 (4.10%) Data Architect
16 11 (4.10%) Systems Analyst
17 9 (3.36%) Business Intelligence Architect
17 9 (3.36%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (7.09%) Web Services
2 13 (4.85%) .NET
3 12 (4.48%) MDX
4 9 (3.36%) XML
5 6 (2.24%) XSLT
5 6 (2.24%) EJB
5 6 (2.24%) JMX
5 6 (2.24%) XML Schema
5 6 (2.24%) JAXB
5 6 (2.24%) JSF
5 6 (2.24%) JAX-WS
6 3 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (1.12%) MapReduce
6 3 (1.12%) Middleware
6 3 (1.12%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.75%) J2EE
7 2 (0.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (0.37%) REST
8 1 (0.37%) HTML
8 1 (0.37%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.21%) Management Information System
1 22 (8.21%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (7.46%) Visualisation
2 20 (7.46%) Computer Science
3 14 (5.22%) Data Integration
4 7 (2.61%) Mainframe
4 7 (2.61%) Client/Server
5 5 (1.87%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (1.87%) Replication
5 5 (1.87%) NHS
6 3 (1.12%) Reference Data
6 3 (1.12%) Life Science
6 3 (1.12%) Open Source
7 2 (0.75%) DTV
8 1 (0.37%) RIA
8 1 (0.37%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.37%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.37%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.37%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.37%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 24 (8.96%) Linux
2 19 (7.09%) Windows
3 11 (4.10%) UNIX
4 7 (2.61%) Solaris
5 5 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (74.25%) Business Intelligence
2 98 (36.57%) ETL
3 73 (27.24%) Data Modelling
4 53 (19.78%) Analytics
5 35 (13.06%) Data Analysis
6 32 (11.94%) Dimensional Modelling
7 26 (9.70%) Business Analysis
8 25 (9.33%) Project Management
8 25 (9.33%) Predictive Analytics
9 23 (8.58%) Data Management
10 22 (8.21%) Kimball Methodology
10 22 (8.21%) Data Architecture
10 22 (8.21%) Data Governance
11 21 (7.84%) Change Management
11 21 (7.84%) TOGAF
12 17 (6.34%) Enterprise Architecture
12 17 (6.34%) ERP
13 16 (5.97%) Information Management
14 13 (4.85%) User Acceptance Testing
14 13 (4.85%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 144 (53.73%) SQL
2 49 (18.28%) T-SQL
3 24 (8.96%) Java
4 17 (6.34%) PL/SQL
4 17 (6.34%) VBA
5 12 (4.48%) R
6 10 (3.73%) Shell Script
7 9 (3.36%) C#
8 8 (2.99%) JavaScript
8 8 (2.99%) MATLAB
9 6 (2.24%) C
10 5 (1.87%) X++
10 5 (1.87%) C++
10 5 (1.87%) VBScript
11 3 (1.12%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.12%) Perl
11 3 (1.12%) PHP
11 3 (1.12%) Python
12 1 (0.37%) VB
12 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 62 (23.13%) Degree
2 3 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (1.12%) ISEB
3 2 (0.75%) ACCA
3 2 (0.75%) CIMA
4 1 (0.37%) CITP
4 1 (0.37%) AAT
4 1 (0.37%) CFA
4 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.73%) QA
2 5 (1.87%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.12%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.37%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.37%) Basel II
4 1 (0.37%) GAAP
4 1 (0.37%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 4 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.12%) HDFS
2 3 (1.12%) GPFS
2 3 (1.12%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (2.61%) OpenSSO
2 5 (1.87%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.75%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (0.37%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 119 (44.40%) Oracle
2 90 (33.58%) Business Objects
3 75 (27.99%) Microsoft
4 57 (21.27%) IBM
5 50 (18.66%) Tableau
6 47 (17.54%) Informatica
7 26 (9.70%) Teradata
7 26 (9.70%) MicroStrategy
8 24 (8.96%) Talend
8 24 (8.96%) SAP
9 20 (7.46%) Ab Initio
10 17 (6.34%) Adobe
11 9 (3.36%) Hyperion
12 8 (2.99%) CODA
12 8 (2.99%) Citrix
12 8 (2.99%) Sun
13 7 (2.61%) Netezza
14 6 (2.24%) VMware
15 5 (1.87%) Percona
15 5 (1.87%) HP
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