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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 241 232 216
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -16
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 85 91 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.72% 0.77% 0.98%
As % of the Vendors category 1.54% 1.72% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 68 78 94
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £42,350 £38,950
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £79,250 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-0.56% +4.76%
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
5517 5287 5916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.46% 44.70% 45.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4586 4657 5367
Average salary £52,500 £53,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.94% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
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 29 August 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 29 August 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.

1 173 (70.33%) Business Intelligence
2 127 (51.63%) SQL
3 119 (48.37%) Finance
4 110 (44.72%) Oracle
5 103 (41.87%) SQL Server
6 88 (35.77%) ETL
7 84 (34.15%) Data Warehouse
8 83 (33.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 81 (32.93%) Business Objects
10 76 (30.89%) Microsoft
11 70 (28.46%) Data Modelling
12 60 (24.39%) IBM
13 57 (23.17%) Degree
14 55 (22.36%) QlikView
15 54 (21.95%) Analytics
15 54 (21.95%) MS Excel
16 53 (21.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 45 (18.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
18 44 (17.89%) Tableau
18 44 (17.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 41 (16.67%) SAS
20 40 (16.26%) T-SQL
21 35 (14.23%) Informatica
22 33 (13.41%) Relational Database
23 32 (13.01%) Big Data
23 32 (13.01%) Data Mart
24 30 (12.20%) Data Analysis
24 30 (12.20%) SharePoint
24 30 (12.20%) Oracle Database
25 29 (11.79%) Dimensional Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 41 (16.67%) SAS
2 30 (12.20%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.44%) IIS
3 6 (2.44%) Apache
3 6 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (2.03%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.63%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.63%) GlassFish
5 4 (1.63%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.22%) LiveLink
7 2 (0.81%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.41%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.41%) Documentum
Applications
1 54 (21.95%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.28%) MS Office
3 12 (4.88%) SPSS
4 8 (3.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (2.85%) PowerPivot
5 7 (2.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 45 (18.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 29 (11.79%) Cognos TM1
3 10 (4.07%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (3.25%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (2.85%) Cognos Controller
6 4 (1.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (1.22%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.81%) Hyperion Planning
8 2 (0.81%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.81%) Algo Collateral
8 2 (0.81%) Cognos Planning
8 2 (0.81%) HFM
8 2 (0.81%) SAP InfiniteInsight
9 1 (0.41%) FRx
9 1 (0.41%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.41%) TrackWise
9 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.85%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.81%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.44%) SAN
2 2 (0.81%) Internet
2 2 (0.81%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (41.87%) SQL Server
2 84 (34.15%) Data Warehouse
3 83 (33.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 55 (22.36%) QlikView
5 53 (21.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 44 (17.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 33 (13.41%) Relational Database
8 32 (13.01%) Big Data
8 32 (13.01%) Data Mart
9 30 (12.20%) Oracle Database
10 29 (11.79%) DataStage
11 28 (11.38%) Hadoop
11 28 (11.38%) MongoDB
12 23 (9.35%) Cognos Report Studio
13 21 (8.54%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 21 (8.54%) Pentaho
14 19 (7.72%) Cognos Query Studio
14 19 (7.72%) Cognos Analysis Studio
15 17 (6.91%) SQL Server 2008
16 14 (5.69%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 24 (9.76%) Talend Open Studio
2 13 (5.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 13 (5.28%) ERwin
3 7 (2.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.22%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.81%) PVCS
5 2 (0.81%) Toad
5 2 (0.81%) WinRunner
6 1 (0.41%) Introscope
6 1 (0.41%) JMeter
General
1 119 (48.37%) Finance
2 28 (11.38%) Banking
3 25 (10.16%) Retail
4 10 (4.07%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.66%) Marketing
6 8 (3.25%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.03%) General Ledger
7 5 (2.03%) Advertising
7 5 (2.03%) Law
7 5 (2.03%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.22%) Front Office
8 3 (1.22%) Legal
8 3 (1.22%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.22%) Publishing
9 2 (0.81%) Electronics
10 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.41%) Games
10 1 (0.41%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 87 (35.37%) Analyst
2 63 (25.61%) Developer
3 44 (17.89%) Consultant
4 40 (16.26%) Business Analyst
5 37 (15.04%) Architect
6 32 (13.01%) Cognos Developer
7 29 (11.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 26 (10.57%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 22 (8.94%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 20 (8.13%) Business Intelligence Manager
11 17 (6.91%) Cognos BI Developer
12 16 (6.50%) Data Manager
13 15 (6.10%) Business Manager
14 14 (5.69%) Business Consultant
15 13 (5.28%) Developer Analyst
16 12 (4.88%) Systems Analyst
17 11 (4.47%) Support Analyst
18 9 (3.66%) Report Analyst
18 9 (3.66%) Senior Analyst
19 8 (3.25%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.69%) Web Services
2 13 (5.28%) MDX
3 11 (4.47%) .NET
4 6 (2.44%) XML
5 4 (1.63%) XSLT
5 4 (1.63%) EJB
5 4 (1.63%) JAX-WS
5 4 (1.63%) XML Schema
5 4 (1.63%) JAXB
5 4 (1.63%) JMX
5 4 (1.63%) JSF
6 2 (0.81%) Middleware
6 2 (0.81%) J2EE
6 2 (0.81%) HTML
7 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.41%) SOAP
7 1 (0.41%) JMS
7 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.41%) REST
7 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.13%) Computer Science
1 20 (8.13%) Visualisation
1 20 (8.13%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (6.50%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.25%) Data Integration
4 6 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (2.44%) Client/Server
5 5 (2.03%) Replication
5 5 (2.03%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.22%) AS400
6 3 (1.22%) NHS
6 3 (1.22%) Life Science
7 2 (0.81%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.81%) DTV
7 2 (0.81%) Open Source
7 2 (0.81%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.41%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.41%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.41%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 24 (9.76%) Linux
2 19 (7.72%) Windows
3 7 (2.85%) UNIX
4 5 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.63%) Solaris
6 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (70.33%) Business Intelligence
2 88 (35.77%) ETL
3 70 (28.46%) Data Modelling
4 54 (21.95%) Analytics
5 30 (12.20%) Data Analysis
6 29 (11.79%) Dimensional Modelling
7 28 (11.38%) Predictive Analytics
8 23 (9.35%) Data Governance
9 22 (8.94%) Data Architecture
10 21 (8.54%) Change Management
11 20 (8.13%) TOGAF
12 19 (7.72%) Business Analysis
12 19 (7.72%) Kimball Methodology
13 18 (7.32%) Project Management
14 16 (6.50%) ERP
14 16 (6.50%) Data Management
15 15 (6.10%) Enterprise Architecture
16 13 (5.28%) User Stories
17 11 (4.47%) User Acceptance Testing
17 11 (4.47%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 127 (51.63%) SQL
2 40 (16.26%) T-SQL
3 25 (10.16%) Java
4 11 (4.47%) C#
4 11 (4.47%) PL/SQL
4 11 (4.47%) VBA
4 11 (4.47%) R
5 8 (3.25%) MATLAB
5 8 (3.25%) JavaScript
6 6 (2.44%) C++
6 6 (2.44%) Shell Script
7 5 (2.03%) C
8 4 (1.63%) X++
8 4 (1.63%) VBScript
9 3 (1.22%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.81%) Python
10 2 (0.81%) Perl
10 2 (0.81%) PHP
11 1 (0.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 57 (23.17%) Degree
2 2 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (0.81%) ISEB
2 2 (0.81%) ACCA
2 2 (0.81%) CIMA
3 1 (0.41%) CFA
3 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.41%) IBM Certification
3 1 (0.41%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.47%) QA
2 3 (1.22%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.41%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.41%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.41%) GAAP
System Software
1 4 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.81%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.81%) HDFS
2 2 (0.81%) GPFS
3 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.63%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (1.63%) OpenSSO
2 2 (0.81%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.41%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 110 (44.72%) Oracle
2 81 (32.93%) Business Objects
3 76 (30.89%) Microsoft
4 60 (24.39%) IBM
5 44 (17.89%) Tableau
6 35 (14.23%) Informatica
7 24 (9.76%) Teradata
7 24 (9.76%) Talend
8 21 (8.54%) SAP
9 19 (7.72%) Adobe
10 18 (7.32%) MicroStrategy
11 17 (6.91%) Ab Initio
12 9 (3.66%) CODA
12 9 (3.66%) Hyperion
13 8 (3.25%) Citrix
14 7 (2.85%) PeopleSoft
15 6 (2.44%) VMware
15 6 (2.44%) Netezza
16 5 (2.03%) Percona
16 5 (2.03%) Sun
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Roc Search
Salary: £50000 - £71000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum £90k & Bonus, Car, Health, Pension, Life etc
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
KDR
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + excellent pension / bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Pioneer Consulting - SAP
Salary: £33000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £90000 per annum
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Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £56000 per annum
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