The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 England region.

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

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 339 327 310
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -17
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 835 781 895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.77% 0.77% 0.80%
As % of the Vendors category 1.64% 1.61% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 680 653 812
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
51049 48636 53274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 46.96% 47.73% 47.88%
Number of salaries quoted 41440 40275 45392
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cognos
UK

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +40 435 £50,000 -13.04% 48
South East -54 155 £47,500 +5.55% 14
West Midlands +58 113 £40,000 -2.43% 6
East of England -4 46 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Yorkshire -37 25 £31,500 -10.00%
South West -30 24 £53,750 +43.33% 3
East Midlands -20 21 £45,000 +28.57% 7
North West -19 13 £37,500 -1.31% 3
Cognos
UK

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 1340 (75.83%) Business Intelligence
2 956 (54.10%) SQL
3 674 (38.14%) Finance
4 672 (38.03%) Data Warehouse
5 664 (37.58%) Oracle
6 654 (37.01%) SQL Server
7 628 (35.54%) ETL
8 444 (25.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 439 (24.84%) Business Objects
10 437 (24.73%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 381 (21.56%) Microsoft
12 376 (21.28%) IBM
13 345 (19.52%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 337 (19.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 336 (19.02%) MS Excel
16 328 (18.56%) QlikView
17 325 (18.39%) Data Modelling
18 299 (16.92%) Cognos TM1
19 292 (16.53%) Cognos Report Studio
20 276 (15.62%) Analytics
21 235 (13.30%) Data Management
22 205 (11.60%) Degree
23 202 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 200 (11.32%) Informatica
25 194 (10.98%) T-SQL
26 192 (10.87%) Tableau
27 191 (10.81%) SAP
27 191 (10.81%) MicroStrategy
28 174 (9.85%) Relational Database
29 168 (9.51%) Project Management

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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
1 162 (9.17%) SAS
2 124 (7.02%) SharePoint
3 35 (1.98%) Tomcat
4 28 (1.58%) Apache
4 28 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
5 16 (0.91%) IIS
5 16 (0.91%) WebSphere
6 15 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
7 14 (0.79%) GlassFish
7 14 (0.79%) WebLogic
8 9 (0.51%) IBM Connections
9 8 (0.45%) LiveLink
9 8 (0.45%) NetWeaver
10 7 (0.40%) OpenStack
11 6 (0.34%) Lotus Domino
11 6 (0.34%) MQSeries
12 5 (0.28%) Apache Pig
12 5 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
13 4 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 336 (19.02%) MS Excel
2 87 (4.92%) MS Office
3 76 (4.30%) SPSS
4 40 (2.26%) PowerPivot
5 34 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (0.79%) MS Visio
7 13 (0.74%) MS Project
7 13 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (0.34%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 437 (24.73%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 299 (16.92%) Cognos TM1
3 42 (2.38%) Cognos Planning
4 41 (2.32%) Cognos Controller
5 34 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
6 32 (1.81%) SAP BPC
7 28 (1.58%) Hyperion Planning
8 25 (1.41%) HFM
9 17 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
9 17 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
10 15 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
10 15 (0.85%) SAP MDM
11 13 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
11 13 (0.74%) Oracle ERP
12 9 (0.51%) ResourceLink
12 9 (0.51%) Oracle Financials
13 8 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 6 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
15 5 (0.28%) WebTrends
15 5 (0.28%) FRx
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (0.34%) Office 365
3 5 (0.28%) SaaS
4 4 (0.23%) Amazon EMR
4 4 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.11%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.11%) Heroku
5 2 (0.11%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 36 (2.04%) Internet
2 19 (1.08%) SAN
3 14 (0.79%) FTP
4 12 (0.68%) Intranet
5 9 (0.51%) NAS
6 8 (0.45%) LDAP
7 6 (0.34%) PPP
8 5 (0.28%) RFID
8 5 (0.28%) LAN
8 5 (0.28%) WAN
9 4 (0.23%) ATM
9 4 (0.23%) Broadband
9 4 (0.23%) 3G
10 3 (0.17%) Firewall
10 3 (0.17%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.11%) DMZ
12 1 (0.057%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (0.057%) ADSL
12 1 (0.057%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 672 (38.03%) Data Warehouse
2 654 (37.01%) SQL Server
3 444 (25.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 345 (19.52%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 337 (19.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 328 (18.56%) QlikView
7 292 (16.53%) Cognos Report Studio
8 202 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 174 (9.85%) Relational Database
10 163 (9.22%) Oracle Database
11 158 (8.94%) Cognos Transformer
11 158 (8.94%) OLAP
12 148 (8.38%) Cognos Analysis Studio
13 126 (7.13%) Cognos Query Studio
14 120 (6.79%) DataStage
15 116 (6.56%) SQL Server 2008
16 112 (6.34%) Oracle BI EE
17 111 (6.28%) BusinessObjects
18 100 (5.66%) Big Data
19 96 (5.43%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 77 (4.36%) Toad
2 36 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (1.64%) Oracle APEX
4 28 (1.58%) Talend Open Studio
5 24 (1.36%) ERwin
6 19 (1.08%) Visual Studio
7 18 (1.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 16 (0.91%) QuickTest Pro
8 16 (0.91%) LoadRunner
9 14 (0.79%) WinRunner
10 11 (0.62%) PVCS
11 6 (0.34%) Visual Composer
12 5 (0.28%) Subversion
13 4 (0.23%) Cucumber
13 4 (0.23%) Git (software)
13 4 (0.23%) Eclipse
14 3 (0.17%) Ant
15 2 (0.11%) Introscope
15 2 (0.11%) JMeter
15 2 (0.11%) PhantomJS
General
1 674 (38.14%) Finance
2 119 (6.73%) Marketing
3 115 (6.51%) Retail
4 105 (5.94%) Banking
5 84 (4.75%) Pharmaceutical
6 59 (3.34%) Telecoms
7 43 (2.43%) Manufacturing
8 40 (2.26%) Advertising
9 33 (1.87%) Games
10 21 (1.19%) Investment Banking
10 21 (1.19%) German Language
11 18 (1.02%) French Language
12 17 (0.96%) Publishing
13 16 (0.91%) Italian Language
13 16 (0.91%) Spanish Language
14 15 (0.85%) Automotive
14 15 (0.85%) Financial Institution
15 12 (0.68%) Legal
16 11 (0.62%) Front Office
17 9 (0.51%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 570 (32.26%) Developer
2 472 (26.71%) Analyst
3 295 (16.69%) Consultant
4 289 (16.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 207 (11.71%) Cognos Developer
6 168 (9.51%) Business Analyst
7 152 (8.60%) Architect
8 141 (7.98%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 120 (6.79%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 120 (6.79%) Cognos BI Developer
10 91 (5.15%) Business Intelligence Manager
11 79 (4.47%) Business Developer
12 74 (4.19%) Business Manager
13 72 (4.07%) Cognos Consultant
14 59 (3.34%) Systems Analyst
15 53 (3.00%) Business Consultant
16 52 (2.94%) Data Analyst
17 47 (2.66%) Report Developer
18 45 (2.55%) Developer Analyst
18 45 (2.55%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (6.17%) .NET
2 67 (3.79%) Web Services
3 58 (3.28%) HTML
4 50 (2.83%) XML
5 33 (1.87%) ASP.NET
6 30 (1.70%) MDX
7 26 (1.47%) Ajax
7 26 (1.47%) Middleware
8 22 (1.25%) jQuery
9 20 (1.13%) J2EE
9 20 (1.13%) XSLT
10 19 (1.08%) EJB
10 19 (1.08%) JMX
10 19 (1.08%) XML Schema
10 19 (1.08%) JAXB
10 19 (1.08%) JAX-WS
10 19 (1.08%) JSF
11 17 (0.96%) CSS
12 14 (0.79%) WinForms
12 14 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 145 (8.21%) Management Information System
2 100 (5.66%) Computer Science
3 76 (4.30%) Data Integration
4 73 (4.13%) Visualisation
5 49 (2.77%) Enterprise Software
6 46 (2.60%) Mainframe
7 29 (1.64%) PMI
8 22 (1.25%) Mathematics
9 21 (1.19%) Client/Server
10 19 (1.08%) Blog
11 18 (1.02%) Data Conversion
12 17 (0.96%) Replication
13 16 (0.91%) N-Tier
14 14 (0.79%) Statistics
15 13 (0.74%) Mobile App
15 13 (0.74%) Open Source
16 12 (0.68%) FMCG
17 10 (0.57%) NHS
17 10 (0.57%) Social Media
18 9 (0.51%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 139 (7.87%) Windows
2 77 (4.36%) UNIX
3 61 (3.45%) Linux
4 29 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (1.19%) Solaris
7 18 (1.02%) Windows XP
8 7 (0.40%) Windows 8
9 6 (0.34%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.17%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.17%) Android
11 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.11%) Debian
11 2 (0.11%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.11%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.057%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 1340 (75.83%) Business Intelligence
2 628 (35.54%) ETL
3 325 (18.39%) Data Modelling
4 276 (15.62%) Analytics
5 235 (13.30%) Data Management
6 168 (9.51%) Project Management
7 133 (7.53%) Dimensional Modelling
8 121 (6.85%) Performance Tuning
9 120 (6.79%) Data Analysis
10 109 (6.17%) Kimball Methodology
11 106 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
12 96 (5.43%) ERP
13 94 (5.32%) Business Analysis
14 91 (5.15%) Data Governance
15 82 (4.64%) Information Management
16 81 (4.58%) Data Architecture
17 74 (4.19%) Change Management
18 73 (4.13%) Stakeholder Management
19 70 (3.96%) Migration
19 70 (3.96%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 956 (54.10%) SQL
2 194 (10.98%) T-SQL
3 105 (5.94%) Java
4 100 (5.66%) VBA
5 91 (5.15%) PL/SQL
6 80 (4.53%) C#
7 64 (3.62%) JavaScript
7 64 (3.62%) VB
8 54 (3.06%) VB.NET
9 32 (1.81%) PHP
10 30 (1.70%) R
11 25 (1.41%) C++
12 19 (1.08%) C
13 16 (0.91%) Shell Script
14 11 (0.62%) VBScript
15 10 (0.57%) MATLAB
16 9 (0.51%) Python
17 6 (0.34%) ABAP
17 6 (0.34%) LotusScript
17 6 (0.34%) Formula Language
Qualifications
1 205 (11.60%) Degree
2 29 (1.64%) PMI Certification
2 29 (1.64%) ACCA
2 29 (1.64%) CIMA
3 26 (1.47%) MBA
4 21 (1.19%) Security Cleared
5 16 (0.91%) ISEB
6 13 (0.74%) AAT
7 10 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (0.51%) DV Cleared
9 7 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.28%) Postgraduate
12 4 (0.23%) MCAD
12 4 (0.23%) MCSD
13 3 (0.17%) MCSE
13 3 (0.17%) PhD
13 3 (0.17%) PMP
13 3 (0.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (3.74%) QA
2 47 (2.66%) Data Quality
3 33 (1.87%) Solvency II
4 19 (1.08%) SLA
5 14 (0.79%) Basel II
6 6 (0.34%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.17%) GAAP
7 3 (0.17%) ISO 9000
7 3 (0.17%) FATCA
8 1 (0.057%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 27 (1.53%) Active Directory
2 16 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.40%) vCloud
4 6 (0.34%) vSphere
5 4 (0.23%) UAG
5 4 (0.23%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.17%) HDFS
6 3 (0.17%) GPFS
6 3 (0.17%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.11%) XenApp
8 1 (0.057%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (0.79%) OpenSSO
3 5 (0.28%) HP SiteScope
4 4 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.17%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.11%) CA Wily
7 1 (0.057%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 664 (37.58%) Oracle
2 439 (24.84%) Business Objects
3 381 (21.56%) Microsoft
4 376 (21.28%) IBM
5 200 (11.32%) Informatica
6 192 (10.87%) Tableau
7 191 (10.81%) MicroStrategy
7 191 (10.81%) SAP
8 91 (5.15%) Hyperion
9 87 (4.92%) Teradata
10 54 (3.06%) Netezza
11 37 (2.09%) Salesforce.com
12 35 (1.98%) Ab Initio
13 33 (1.87%) HP
14 32 (1.81%) Citrix
15 30 (1.70%) CODA
15 30 (1.70%) PeopleSoft
16 28 (1.58%) VMware
16 28 (1.58%) Talend
17 25 (1.41%) Sybase
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