The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 373 329 306
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -23
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 710 957 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.72% 0.87% 0.88%
As % of the Vendors category 1.54% 1.86% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 594 775 762
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £69,250
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
Cognos
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
46089 51437 48699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 46.82% 46.55% 47.58%
Number of salaries quoted 37620 42091 40304
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in England

Cognos
Salary Trend in England

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

Cognos Salary Trend in England

Cognos
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Cognos Salary Histogram in England

Cognos
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
London -44 338 £65,000 +30.00% 26
South East +25 190 £45,000 -10.00% 21
West Midlands -69 56 £31,947 -24.83% 8
East Midlands +37 41 £42,500 -1.73% 1
North West +37 34 £40,000 - 7
East of England 0 28 £45,000 +16.88%
Yorkshire +31 25 £32,500 -7.14% 3
South West -17 23 £45,000 - 5
North East - 10 - -
Cognos
UK

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the 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 1007 (74.04%) Business Intelligence
2 701 (51.54%) SQL
3 560 (41.18%) Finance
4 537 (39.49%) Data Warehouse
5 527 (38.75%) Oracle
6 505 (37.13%) SQL Server
7 375 (27.57%) Microsoft
8 347 (25.51%) ETL
9 334 (24.56%) IBM
10 320 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 285 (20.96%) Data Modelling
12 284 (20.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 263 (19.34%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 262 (19.26%) Analytical Skills
15 245 (18.01%) Cognos Business Intelligence
16 244 (17.94%) MS Excel
17 241 (17.72%) Analytics
18 226 (16.62%) Business Objects
19 211 (15.51%) Cognos TM1
20 209 (15.37%) Cognos Report Studio
21 208 (15.29%) Degree
22 198 (14.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 196 (14.41%) SAS
24 193 (14.19%) Tableau
25 192 (14.12%) QlikView
26 185 (13.60%) SAP
27 174 (12.79%) T-SQL
28 164 (12.06%) Management Information System
29 162 (11.91%) Data Management
30 159 (11.69%) Agile Software Development

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 196 (14.41%) SAS
2 127 (9.34%) SharePoint
3 43 (3.16%) Apache Pig
4 30 (2.21%) Oracle Workflow
5 23 (1.69%) Apache
6 19 (1.40%) JBoss
6 19 (1.40%) WebSphere
7 16 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
8 13 (0.96%) Apache Spark
9 12 (0.88%) Liferay
10 10 (0.74%) OpenStack
10 10 (0.74%) IIS
11 9 (0.66%) CMS
11 9 (0.66%) Tomcat
11 9 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
12 8 (0.59%) Alfresco
12 8 (0.59%) WebSphere Portal
12 8 (0.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 4 (0.29%) WebSphere Application Server
14 3 (0.22%) FileNet
Applications
1 244 (17.94%) MS Excel
2 104 (7.65%) SPSS
3 87 (6.40%) PowerPivot
4 59 (4.34%) MS Office
5 35 (2.57%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (0.81%) MS Project
7 10 (0.74%) MS Visio
8 6 (0.44%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.15%) Stata
11 1 (0.074%) Vensim
11 1 (0.074%) Gephi
11 1 (0.074%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 245 (18.01%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 211 (15.51%) Cognos TM1
3 39 (2.87%) Cognos Planning
4 26 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
5 19 (1.40%) Hyperion Planning
6 13 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
7 12 (0.88%) Dynamics GP
8 11 (0.81%) Cognos Controller
8 11 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
8 11 (0.81%) Agresso
9 10 (0.74%) SAP BPC
10 8 (0.59%) Oracle Financials
10 8 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
11 7 (0.51%) ResourceLink
12 6 (0.44%) Unica
13 5 (0.37%) SunGard AvantGard
13 5 (0.37%) Oracle FAH
14 4 (0.29%) HFM
15 3 (0.22%) CODA-Financials
15 3 (0.22%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 37 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
3 20 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
3 20 (1.47%) Amazon EMR
4 18 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.51%) SaaS
6 2 (0.15%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.15%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.074%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (0.74%) Cisco IOS
1 10 (0.74%) Intranet
2 8 (0.59%) LAN
3 7 (0.51%) SAN
4 6 (0.44%) WAN
5 5 (0.37%) Firewall
5 5 (0.37%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.37%) Internet
6 3 (0.22%) LDAP
6 3 (0.22%) VPN
6 3 (0.22%) FTP
6 3 (0.22%) SNMP
7 2 (0.15%) NAS
7 2 (0.15%) SSL
7 2 (0.15%) DNS
7 2 (0.15%) DHCP
8 1 (0.074%) Wireless
8 1 (0.074%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.074%) PBX
8 1 (0.074%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 537 (39.49%) Data Warehouse
2 505 (37.13%) SQL Server
3 320 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 284 (20.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 263 (19.34%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 209 (15.37%) Cognos Report Studio
7 198 (14.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 192 (14.12%) QlikView
9 123 (9.04%) Big Data
10 118 (8.68%) Oracle Database
11 114 (8.38%) Oracle BI EE
12 109 (8.01%) Relational Database
13 99 (7.28%) SQL Server 2008
14 94 (6.91%) Hadoop
15 91 (6.69%) BusinessObjects
16 90 (6.62%) OLAP
17 78 (5.74%) Oracle Reports
18 71 (5.22%) Pentaho
19 67 (4.93%) Microsoft Power View
20 64 (4.71%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 46 (3.38%) Toad
2 40 (2.94%) Talend Open Studio
3 30 (2.21%) Visual Studio
4 28 (2.06%) ERwin
5 21 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (1.40%) JIRA
7 12 (0.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 11 (0.81%) Maven
9 9 (0.66%) Selenium
10 7 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
11 6 (0.44%) WebDriver
12 5 (0.37%) FishEye
13 3 (0.22%) Subversion
14 2 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 1 (0.074%) QuickTest Pro
15 1 (0.074%) PeopleTools
General
1 560 (41.18%) Finance
2 107 (7.87%) Banking
3 95 (6.99%) Retail
4 59 (4.34%) Telecoms
5 40 (2.94%) Marketing
6 22 (1.62%) Investment Banking
7 21 (1.54%) Games
8 20 (1.47%) Law
9 16 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
10 12 (0.88%) Manufacturing
11 11 (0.81%) Billing
12 10 (0.74%) General Ledger
13 8 (0.59%) Advertising
14 7 (0.51%) Legal
15 6 (0.44%) International Banking
16 5 (0.37%) Automotive
17 2 (0.15%) French Language
17 2 (0.15%) Financial Institution
17 2 (0.15%) Retail Banking
17 2 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 417 (30.66%) Developer
2 344 (25.29%) Analyst
3 234 (17.21%) Consultant
4 220 (16.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 180 (13.24%) Cognos Developer
6 151 (11.10%) Architect
7 128 (9.41%) Business Analyst
8 123 (9.04%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 103 (7.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 77 (5.66%) Data Analyst
11 69 (5.07%) Cognos BI Developer
12 65 (4.78%) Data Architect
13 64 (4.71%) Report Developer
14 56 (4.12%) Solutions Architect
15 55 (4.04%) Business Developer
16 51 (3.75%) Cognos Consultant
17 49 (3.60%) Senior Analyst
18 48 (3.53%) Business Intelligence Architect
19 47 (3.46%) Project Manager
20 46 (3.38%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (7.94%) .NET
2 86 (6.32%) HTML
3 56 (4.12%) CSS
3 56 (4.12%) Web Services
3 56 (4.12%) MDX
4 42 (3.09%) ASP.NET
5 36 (2.65%) XML
6 21 (1.54%) WebCenter
7 20 (1.47%) MLlib
8 15 (1.10%) .NET Framework
9 14 (1.03%) HTML5
10 13 (0.96%) Spring
10 13 (0.96%) Cascading
10 13 (0.96%) Kafka
11 12 (0.88%) EDI
12 11 (0.81%) Oracle ADF
13 9 (0.66%) JSR 286
13 9 (0.66%) JSR 168
14 8 (0.59%) WAMP
14 8 (0.59%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 262 (19.26%) Analytical Skills
2 164 (12.06%) Management Information System
3 110 (8.09%) Visualisation
4 79 (5.81%) Computer Science
5 70 (5.15%) Data Integration
6 39 (2.87%) Data Structures
7 36 (2.65%) Mathematics
7 36 (2.65%) Statistics
8 22 (1.62%) Data Centre
9 19 (1.40%) Mobile App
9 19 (1.40%) Data Extraction
10 17 (1.25%) FMCG
11 16 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (0.88%) Client/Server
13 11 (0.81%) Social Media
14 10 (0.74%) Data Conversion
15 9 (0.66%) Oracle Exalytics
16 8 (0.59%) Mainframe
17 7 (0.51%) Economics
18 6 (0.44%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 90 (6.62%) Windows
2 46 (3.38%) Linux
3 28 (2.06%) Windows XP
4 23 (1.69%) UNIX
5 11 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.22%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.15%) Android
8 2 (0.15%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.15%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.074%) AIX
9 1 (0.074%) Solaris
9 1 (0.074%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1007 (74.04%) Business Intelligence
2 347 (25.51%) ETL
3 285 (20.96%) Data Modelling
4 241 (17.72%) Analytics
5 162 (11.91%) Data Management
6 159 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
7 130 (9.56%) Project Management
8 122 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
9 112 (8.24%) Mentoring
9 112 (8.24%) Data Analysis
10 101 (7.43%) Performance Tuning
11 95 (6.99%) Data Governance
12 75 (5.51%) Business Analysis
12 75 (5.51%) Data Architecture
13 68 (5.00%) Dimensional Modelling
14 67 (4.93%) Open Source
15 66 (4.85%) SDLC
16 63 (4.63%) Workflow
17 62 (4.56%) CRM
18 61 (4.49%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 701 (51.54%) SQL
2 174 (12.79%) T-SQL
3 112 (8.24%) C#
4 110 (8.09%) Java
5 106 (7.79%) VBA
6 83 (6.10%) PL/SQL
7 62 (4.56%) Python
8 59 (4.34%) R
9 40 (2.94%) PHP
10 32 (2.35%) JavaScript
11 30 (2.21%) Perl
12 26 (1.91%) VBScript
13 21 (1.54%) C
14 19 (1.40%) Bash Shell
15 14 (1.03%) Scala
15 14 (1.03%) C++
16 11 (0.81%) VB.NET
17 8 (0.59%) PowerShell
18 7 (0.51%) VB
19 6 (0.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 208 (15.29%) Degree
2 13 (0.96%) ISEB
3 10 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (0.74%) PMI Certification
3 10 (0.74%) ISTQB
4 9 (0.66%) IBM Certification
4 9 (0.66%) Security Cleared
5 8 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (0.51%) SAP Certification
6 7 (0.51%) PMP
7 6 (0.44%) MCSE
8 4 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.29%) MCDBA
8 4 (0.29%) MCP
8 4 (0.29%) MCSD
8 4 (0.29%) MCITP
9 3 (0.22%) CIMA
9 3 (0.22%) ACCA
9 3 (0.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 2 (0.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (3.82%) Data Quality
2 37 (2.72%) QA
3 33 (2.43%) SLA
4 4 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.29%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.22%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.15%) GAAP
6 2 (0.15%) GxP
7 1 (0.074%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.074%) Basel II
7 1 (0.074%) COBIT
System Software
1 21 (1.54%) Apache Flume
2 14 (1.03%) HDFS
3 11 (0.81%) Active Directory
4 7 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.37%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.15%) vCloud
7 1 (0.074%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.22%) OpenView
2 3 (0.22%) Nagios
2 3 (0.22%) Tivoli
2 3 (0.22%) Netcool
2 3 (0.22%) OpenNMS
3 2 (0.15%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (0.15%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.074%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (0.074%) OpenSSO
4 1 (0.074%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 527 (38.75%) Oracle
2 375 (27.57%) Microsoft
3 334 (24.56%) IBM
4 226 (16.62%) Business Objects
5 193 (14.19%) Tableau
6 185 (13.60%) SAP
7 144 (10.59%) Informatica
8 131 (9.63%) Teradata
9 119 (8.75%) MicroStrategy
10 72 (5.29%) Hyperion
11 57 (4.19%) Ab Initio
12 48 (3.53%) Netezza
13 40 (2.94%) Talend
14 26 (1.91%) Greenplum
14 26 (1.91%) JD Edwards
15 20 (1.47%) Vertica
16 19 (1.40%) DataFlux
17 16 (1.18%) Trillium
17 16 (1.18%) VMware
18 13 (0.96%) Birst
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Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 19 hours ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 -£85,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 -£85,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Scarlet Fraser Associates
Salary: £500-600/Day or £70-75k + package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 9% Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
EU-Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Reed Technology
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Defence Infrastructure Organisation
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 7 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £36,923 to £48,767 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £42,023 to £53,718 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago