The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 166 230 215
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -15
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 89 34 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.20% 0.44% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 2.74% 0.96% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 75 28 25
Average salary £45,000 £48,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £85,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -0.56%
Cognos
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3244 3535 3467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 43.65% 46.03% 48.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2690 2913 2935
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cognos across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Cognos
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cognos across the East of England region.

Cognos Salary Trend in the East of England

Cognos
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Cognos Salary Histogram in the East of England

Cognos
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +27 33 £39,250 -25.23% 1
Essex +18 29 £50,000 +33.33% 3
Cambridgeshire +9 17 £45,000 -10.00%
Norfolk +13 7 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Bedfordshire +10 3 £45,000 -40.00% 1
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 73 (62.39%) SQL
2 62 (52.99%) Business Intelligence
3 51 (43.59%) Finance
4 46 (39.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 33 (28.21%) Data Warehouse
6 26 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
7 23 (19.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 21 (17.95%) Degree
8 21 (17.95%) SQL Server
9 20 (17.09%) CODA
10 19 (16.24%) T-SQL
10 19 (16.24%) Windows
10 19 (16.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (14.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 17 (14.53%) QlikView
12 16 (13.68%) Oracle BI EE
12 16 (13.68%) Cognos Report Studio
12 16 (13.68%) Siebel
12 16 (13.68%) IBM
13 15 (12.82%) VBA
13 15 (12.82%) Cognos Query Studio
14 14 (11.97%) Cognos Analysis Studio
14 14 (11.97%) Analytics
14 14 (11.97%) Change Management
15 13 (11.11%) Data Modelling
15 13 (11.11%) Data Integration
16 12 (10.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 11 (9.40%) SQL Server 2005
17 11 (9.40%) SunGard
17 11 (9.40%) MS Access

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 3 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.85%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (4.27%) MS Office
2 2 (1.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.71%) MS Project
3 1 (0.85%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (14.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 10 (8.55%) Cognos TM1
3 9 (7.69%) SunGard AvantGard
3 9 (7.69%) CODA-Financials
4 8 (6.84%) Cognos Controller
5 7 (5.98%) Agresso
6 6 (5.13%) Cognos Planning
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (39.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 33 (28.21%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
4 23 (19.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 21 (17.95%) SQL Server
6 19 (16.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (14.53%) QlikView
8 16 (13.68%) Oracle BI EE
8 16 (13.68%) Cognos Report Studio
9 15 (12.82%) Cognos Query Studio
10 14 (11.97%) Cognos Analysis Studio
11 11 (9.40%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (9.40%) MS Access
11 11 (9.40%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 9 (7.69%) Cognos Event Studio
13 6 (5.13%) Oracle Database
13 6 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (5.13%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (5.13%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 12 (10.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.85%) Toad
General
1 51 (43.59%) Finance
2 9 (7.69%) Marketing
3 7 (5.98%) Retail
4 6 (5.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.85%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.85%) Billing
5 1 (0.85%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 66 (56.41%) Analyst
2 31 (26.50%) Support Analyst
3 24 (20.51%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 18 (15.38%) Developer
5 15 (12.82%) Systems Analyst
6 12 (10.26%) Applications Support
6 12 (10.26%) Financial Analyst
7 11 (9.40%) Business Analyst
8 10 (8.55%) Cognos Developer
9 8 (6.84%) Data Analyst
10 7 (5.98%) Programmer
10 7 (5.98%) Analyst Programmer
10 7 (5.98%) RPG Programmer
10 7 (5.98%) RPG Analyst Programmer
11 6 (5.13%) IFS Specialist
11 6 (5.13%) Business Developer
11 6 (5.13%) Development Specialist
11 6 (5.13%) Applications Support Analyst
11 6 (5.13%) Team Leader
12 5 (4.27%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.98%) HTML
1 7 (5.98%) .NET
1 7 (5.98%) ASP.NET
1 7 (5.98%) CSS
2 2 (1.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.11%) Data Integration
2 11 (9.40%) Mathematics
3 6 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.85%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.85%) FMCG
5 1 (0.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.24%) Windows
2 2 (1.71%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (52.99%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (11.97%) Analytics
2 14 (11.97%) Change Management
3 13 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 10 (8.55%) CRM
4 10 (8.55%) ETL
5 9 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (7.69%) ITIL
5 9 (7.69%) Information Architecture
5 9 (7.69%) Business Analytics
5 9 (7.69%) SDLC
6 8 (6.84%) Waterfall
6 8 (6.84%) ERP
7 7 (5.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (5.98%) Scrum
8 6 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (5.13%) Business Analysis
9 5 (4.27%) Data Security
9 5 (4.27%) Project Management
9 5 (4.27%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 73 (62.39%) SQL
2 19 (16.24%) T-SQL
3 15 (12.82%) VBA
4 9 (7.69%) C#
5 8 (6.84%) PL/SQL
5 8 (6.84%) VB
6 7 (5.98%) RPG
6 7 (5.98%) PHP
6 7 (5.98%) RPG IV
7 2 (1.71%) Python
7 2 (1.71%) VBScript
7 2 (1.71%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (17.95%) Degree
2 6 (5.13%) ACCA
3 5 (4.27%) CIMA
4 3 (2.56%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.85%) AAT
5 1 (0.85%) CIPFA
5 1 (0.85%) CCAB
5 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle EDQ
1 1 (0.85%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 20 (17.09%) CODA
2 16 (13.68%) Siebel
2 16 (13.68%) IBM
3 11 (9.40%) SunGard
4 10 (8.55%) Oracle
5 8 (6.84%) Wall Street Systems
5 8 (6.84%) Sun
6 7 (5.98%) Microsoft
7 6 (5.13%) Tableau
7 6 (5.13%) Eloqua
8 3 (2.56%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (2.56%) SAP
8 3 (2.56%) Citrix
9 2 (1.71%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (1.71%) Omniture
10 1 (0.85%) Thunderhead
10 1 (0.85%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.85%) Ariba
10 1 (0.85%) JDA
10 1 (0.85%) Manugistics
Bedfordshire
Montash
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Unspecified Up to £45,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago