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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 341 335 302
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -33
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 801 769 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.75% 0.77% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 1.59% 1.63% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 626 640 867
Average salary £49,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,900 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-0.56% +3.52%
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
50488 47265 53794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.37% 47.52% 48.37%
Number of salaries quoted 40454 39164 45552
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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 +9 393 £55,000 -8.33% 52
South East -6 189 £47,500 +3.26% 10
West Midlands +15 66 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Yorkshire -27 40 £40,000 +21.21% 4
East Midlands -14 31 £43,750 +34.61% 2
South West -40 31 £52,000 +30.00% 2
East of England -36 29 £50,000 +33.33% 7
North West -26 19 £41,250 -7.30% 11
Cognos
UK

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 1308 (74.57%) Business Intelligence
2 963 (54.90%) SQL
3 716 (40.82%) Finance
4 698 (39.79%) Oracle
5 654 (37.29%) SQL Server
5 654 (37.29%) ETL
6 638 (36.37%) Data Warehouse
7 464 (26.45%) IBM
8 437 (24.91%) Business Objects
9 423 (24.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 386 (22.01%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 363 (20.70%) Microsoft
12 346 (19.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 336 (19.16%) QlikView
14 329 (18.76%) MS Excel
15 319 (18.19%) Data Modelling
16 317 (18.07%) Analytical Skills
17 304 (17.33%) Cognos TM1
18 295 (16.82%) Cognos Framework Manager
19 274 (15.62%) Analytics
20 243 (13.85%) Cognos Report Studio
21 217 (12.37%) Data Management
22 212 (12.09%) Degree
23 210 (11.97%) SAP
24 196 (11.17%) Tableau
25 190 (10.83%) Informatica
26 188 (10.72%) MicroStrategy
26 188 (10.72%) Relational Database
27 187 (10.66%) Agile Software Development
28 183 (10.43%) T-SQL

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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
1 157 (8.95%) SAS
2 125 (7.13%) SharePoint
3 30 (1.71%) Tomcat
4 27 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
5 26 (1.48%) Apache
6 21 (1.20%) WebLogic
7 16 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
8 13 (0.74%) WebSphere
9 11 (0.63%) IIS
10 10 (0.57%) IBM Connections
10 10 (0.57%) Lotus Domino
11 9 (0.51%) CMS
11 9 (0.51%) GlassFish
12 8 (0.46%) OpenStack
13 7 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
14 5 (0.29%) MS Exchange
14 5 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 4 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
15 4 (0.23%) NetWeaver
16 3 (0.17%) LiveLink
Applications
1 329 (18.76%) MS Excel
2 92 (5.25%) MS Office
3 70 (3.99%) SPSS
4 45 (2.57%) PowerPivot
5 39 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 18 (1.03%) MS Visio
7 16 (0.91%) MS Project
8 7 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
9 6 (0.34%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.29%) Stata
11 4 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 386 (22.01%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 304 (17.33%) Cognos TM1
3 45 (2.57%) Cognos Controller
3 45 (2.57%) Cognos Planning
4 40 (2.28%) Oracle EBS
5 36 (2.05%) Hyperion Planning
6 32 (1.82%) SAP BPC
7 25 (1.43%) HFM
8 22 (1.25%) Oracle Financials
9 19 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
10 17 (0.97%) Oracle ERP
11 16 (0.91%) Oracle Applications
12 15 (0.86%) SAP MDM
12 15 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
13 13 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
13 13 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
14 8 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 7 (0.40%) Summit
15 7 (0.40%) ResourceLink
16 5 (0.29%) FRx
Cloud Services
1 17 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.34%) SaaS
3 4 (0.23%) Office 365
4 2 (0.11%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (0.11%) Heroku
4 2 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.11%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.057%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 35 (2.00%) Internet
2 17 (0.97%) SAN
3 16 (0.91%) Intranet
4 15 (0.86%) FTP
5 10 (0.57%) NAS
6 7 (0.40%) ATM
7 6 (0.34%) Firewall
8 5 (0.29%) RFID
8 5 (0.29%) LDAP
9 4 (0.23%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (0.23%) Broadband
9 4 (0.23%) ADSL
9 4 (0.23%) 3G
10 3 (0.17%) PPP
10 3 (0.17%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.11%) LAN
11 2 (0.11%) WAN
11 2 (0.11%) DMZ
12 1 (0.057%) DHCP
12 1 (0.057%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 654 (37.29%) SQL Server
2 638 (36.37%) Data Warehouse
3 423 (24.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 346 (19.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 336 (19.16%) QlikView
6 295 (16.82%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 243 (13.85%) Cognos Report Studio
8 188 (10.72%) Relational Database
9 177 (10.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 162 (9.24%) OLAP
11 148 (8.44%) Oracle Database
12 133 (7.58%) Oracle BI EE
13 130 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
14 128 (7.30%) Cognos Analysis Studio
14 128 (7.30%) DataStage
15 115 (6.56%) Oracle ODI
16 108 (6.16%) Cognos Query Studio
17 103 (5.87%) Crystal Reports
17 103 (5.87%) BusinessObjects
18 100 (5.70%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 72 (4.10%) Toad
2 48 (2.74%) Visual Studio
3 31 (1.77%) Talend Open Studio
4 26 (1.48%) QuickTest Pro
5 25 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 24 (1.37%) Oracle APEX
7 23 (1.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 21 (1.20%) Git (software)
9 20 (1.14%) ERwin
10 9 (0.51%) LoadRunner
11 6 (0.34%) WinRunner
12 5 (0.29%) PVCS
13 4 (0.23%) Subversion
14 3 (0.17%) Introscope
14 3 (0.17%) JMeter
14 3 (0.17%) Ant
14 3 (0.17%) Cucumber
15 2 (0.11%) Visual Composer
15 2 (0.11%) PhantomJS
15 2 (0.11%) Sinon.JS
General
1 716 (40.82%) Finance
2 125 (7.13%) Banking
3 124 (7.07%) Retail
4 102 (5.82%) Marketing
5 65 (3.71%) Pharmaceutical
5 65 (3.71%) Telecoms
6 48 (2.74%) Advertising
7 34 (1.94%) Manufacturing
8 31 (1.77%) Games
9 29 (1.65%) Investment Banking
10 22 (1.25%) French Language
11 21 (1.20%) Front Office
12 20 (1.14%) Spanish Language
13 19 (1.08%) Legal
13 19 (1.08%) Automotive
14 18 (1.03%) German Language
15 15 (0.86%) Italian Language
16 14 (0.80%) Publishing
17 12 (0.68%) Back Office
18 11 (0.63%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 590 (33.64%) Developer
2 427 (24.34%) Analyst
3 306 (17.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 246 (14.03%) Consultant
5 197 (11.23%) Cognos Developer
6 157 (8.95%) Architect
7 145 (8.27%) Business Analyst
8 126 (7.18%) Cognos BI Developer
9 105 (5.99%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 86 (4.90%) Business Developer
11 84 (4.79%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 81 (4.62%) Business Intelligence Manager
13 63 (3.59%) Systems Analyst
14 61 (3.48%) Data Analyst
14 61 (3.48%) Business Manager
15 59 (3.36%) Cognos Consultant
15 59 (3.36%) Applications Support
16 53 (3.02%) ETL Developer
17 51 (2.91%) Support Analyst
18 47 (2.68%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (7.18%) .NET
2 74 (4.22%) HTML
3 52 (2.96%) Web Services
4 44 (2.51%) ASP.NET
5 38 (2.17%) XML
6 33 (1.88%) MDX
7 31 (1.77%) CSS
7 31 (1.77%) jQuery
8 25 (1.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 24 (1.37%) AngularJS
9 24 (1.37%) .NET Framework
10 23 (1.31%) Middleware
11 13 (0.74%) J2EE
12 11 (0.63%) SOAP
12 11 (0.63%) ODBC
13 10 (0.57%) XPages
13 10 (0.57%) XSLT
13 10 (0.57%) LAMP
14 9 (0.51%) JSF
14 9 (0.51%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 317 (18.07%) Analytical Skills
2 163 (9.29%) Management Information System
3 111 (6.33%) Computer Science
4 87 (4.96%) Visualisation
5 61 (3.48%) Data Integration
6 45 (2.57%) Mainframe
7 42 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
8 31 (1.77%) PMI
9 28 (1.60%) Mathematics
10 19 (1.08%) Blog
11 17 (0.97%) Data Conversion
12 16 (0.91%) Replication
13 14 (0.80%) Statistics
14 12 (0.68%) Mobile App
15 11 (0.63%) NHS
15 11 (0.63%) Client/Server
15 11 (0.63%) Open Source
16 10 (0.57%) User Experience
17 9 (0.51%) Clustering
18 7 (0.40%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 152 (8.67%) Windows
2 79 (4.50%) UNIX
3 52 (2.96%) Linux
4 28 (1.60%) Windows XP
5 26 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (0.68%) Solaris
8 11 (0.63%) Windows 8
9 7 (0.40%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.34%) Android
11 3 (0.17%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.11%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.11%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.11%) Debian
13 1 (0.057%) HPUX
13 1 (0.057%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 1308 (74.57%) Business Intelligence
2 654 (37.29%) ETL
3 319 (18.19%) Data Modelling
4 274 (15.62%) Analytics
5 217 (12.37%) Data Management
6 187 (10.66%) Agile Software Development
7 165 (9.41%) Project Management
8 152 (8.67%) Dimensional Modelling
9 137 (7.81%) Data Analysis
10 131 (7.47%) Performance Tuning
11 119 (6.78%) Data Governance
12 117 (6.67%) ERP
13 94 (5.36%) Kimball Methodology
14 89 (5.07%) Data Architecture
15 88 (5.02%) Change Management
16 79 (4.50%) Business Analysis
17 77 (4.39%) Information Management
17 77 (4.39%) Migration
18 72 (4.10%) Master Data Management
19 71 (4.05%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 963 (54.90%) SQL
2 183 (10.43%) T-SQL
3 116 (6.61%) PL/SQL
4 105 (5.99%) Java
5 93 (5.30%) C#
6 86 (4.90%) VBA
7 69 (3.93%) JavaScript
8 62 (3.53%) VB
9 47 (2.68%) PHP
10 39 (2.22%) VB.NET
11 32 (1.82%) R
12 30 (1.71%) C++
13 24 (1.37%) C
14 14 (0.80%) MATLAB
15 10 (0.57%) LotusScript
15 10 (0.57%) Formula Language
16 8 (0.46%) VBScript
17 7 (0.40%) Shell Script
17 7 (0.40%) PowerShell
18 4 (0.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 212 (12.09%) Degree
2 34 (1.94%) Security Cleared
3 32 (1.82%) PMI Certification
4 26 (1.48%) ACCA
4 26 (1.48%) CIMA
5 16 (0.91%) MBA
6 12 (0.68%) SC Cleared
6 12 (0.68%) DV Cleared
6 12 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (0.46%) AAT
7 8 (0.46%) MCSD
7 8 (0.46%) ISEB
8 7 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (0.40%) MCAD
9 4 (0.23%) Postgraduate
9 4 (0.23%) PhD
9 4 (0.23%) IBM Certification
9 4 (0.23%) PMP
10 3 (0.17%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (4.05%) QA
2 65 (3.71%) Data Quality
3 55 (3.14%) SLA
4 27 (1.54%) Solvency II
5 12 (0.68%) Basel II
6 6 (0.34%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.34%) GAAP
7 3 (0.17%) FATCA
8 1 (0.057%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.057%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 32 (1.82%) Active Directory
2 15 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.46%) vCloud
4 6 (0.34%) vSphere
5 4 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.23%) UAG
5 4 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.17%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.11%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.11%) XenApp
8 1 (0.057%) HDFS
8 1 (0.057%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 9 (0.51%) OpenSSO
1 9 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.29%) HP SiteScope
3 3 (0.17%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.17%) CA Wily
4 2 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 698 (39.79%) Oracle
2 464 (26.45%) IBM
3 437 (24.91%) Business Objects
4 363 (20.70%) Microsoft
5 210 (11.97%) SAP
6 196 (11.17%) Tableau
7 190 (10.83%) Informatica
8 188 (10.72%) MicroStrategy
9 121 (6.90%) Hyperion
10 80 (4.56%) Teradata
11 59 (3.36%) Netezza
12 56 (3.19%) PeopleSoft
13 43 (2.45%) CODA
14 36 (2.05%) HP
15 32 (1.82%) Ab Initio
16 31 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
16 31 (1.77%) Talend
17 30 (1.71%) Citrix
18 27 (1.54%) Sybase
19 26 (1.48%) Adobe
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + £5k car, 10% + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £0.10 - £0.20 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
MBA Ltd
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 18 hours ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Circa £90k & Bonus, Car Allowance, Corporate B
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Phoenix Group
Salary: From £39,724 to £59,586 per annum + Benefits & Excellent Conditions
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £43000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Sogeti
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
JM
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + medical insurance,pension,Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Parham Consulting Ltd
Salary: discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
LV=
Salary: £competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Maximum £40,000 plus discretionary b
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
NST Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Market Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle, County Down
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 4 days ago