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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 385 343 341
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -2
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 685 838 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.67% 0.76% 0.76%
As % of the Vendors category 1.45% 1.64% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 551 681 648
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
47166 51061 48168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 46.05% 46.61% 47.29%
Number of salaries quoted 38680 41367 39871
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 £72,500 £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 July 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 July 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 -73 286 £60,000 +20.00% 35
South East +29 176 £43,500 -8.42% 14
West Midlands -53 65 £40,000 - 3
East of England +17 63 £45,000 +9.75% 8
East Midlands +17 37 £45,000 - 5
North West +32 36 £39,000 +4.00% 8
Yorkshire +3 26 £37,500 +19.04% 6
South West -17 18 £53,750 -2.27% 6
North East - 7 - - 2
Midlands - 1 £65,000 -
Cognos
UK

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1024 (72.06%) Business Intelligence
2 746 (52.50%) SQL
3 562 (39.55%) Finance
4 552 (38.85%) Oracle
5 528 (37.16%) Data Warehouse
6 522 (36.73%) SQL Server
7 374 (26.32%) ETL
8 345 (24.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 342 (24.07%) IBM
10 334 (23.50%) Microsoft
11 303 (21.32%) Data Modelling
12 294 (20.69%) Analytics
13 269 (18.93%) BusinessObjects
14 260 (18.30%) Cognos Framework Manager
15 251 (17.66%) Analytical Skills
16 240 (16.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 233 (16.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
18 214 (15.06%) Degree
18 214 (15.06%) Tableau
19 208 (14.64%) Cognos TM1
20 201 (14.14%) SAS
20 201 (14.14%) QlikView
21 198 (13.93%) Cognos Report Studio
21 198 (13.93%) MS Excel
22 187 (13.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 184 (12.95%) Agile Software Development
24 181 (12.74%) SAP
25 179 (12.60%) Data Management
26 175 (12.32%) Management Information System
27 174 (12.24%) T-SQL

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 201 (14.14%) SAS
2 83 (5.84%) SharePoint
3 48 (3.38%) Apache Pig
4 31 (2.18%) Apache
5 26 (1.83%) Oracle Workflow
6 20 (1.41%) JBoss
7 16 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
8 15 (1.06%) WebSphere
9 13 (0.91%) Liferay
10 9 (0.63%) CMS
10 9 (0.63%) Tomcat
11 8 (0.56%) IIS
11 8 (0.56%) Alfresco
11 8 (0.56%) WebSphere Portal
11 8 (0.56%) OpenStack
11 8 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 7 (0.49%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.28%) MS Exchange
14 3 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
15 2 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 198 (13.93%) MS Excel
2 133 (9.36%) SPSS
3 54 (3.80%) PowerPivot
4 51 (3.59%) MS Office
5 36 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
6 15 (1.06%) MS Project
7 11 (0.77%) MS Visio
8 6 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.14%) Stata
10 1 (0.070%) Vensim
10 1 (0.070%) FastStats
10 1 (0.070%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 233 (16.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 208 (14.64%) Cognos TM1
3 35 (2.46%) Cognos Planning
4 33 (2.32%) Cognos Controller
5 16 (1.13%) SAP BPC
5 16 (1.13%) Agresso
6 15 (1.06%) Hyperion Planning
7 14 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
8 12 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
9 10 (0.70%) HFM
9 10 (0.70%) Unica
9 10 (0.70%) Dynamics GP
9 10 (0.70%) Adobe Campaign
10 9 (0.63%) SunGard AvantGard
10 9 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
11 8 (0.56%) CODA-Financials
11 8 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
11 8 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
12 7 (0.49%) ResourceLink
13 6 (0.42%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 40 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (2.39%) Cloud Computing
3 27 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
4 26 (1.83%) Amazon EMR
5 13 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (0.56%) SaaS
7 3 (0.21%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.21%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.070%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.070%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.070%) Office 365
8 1 (0.070%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (0.77%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (0.49%) LAN
3 6 (0.42%) Firewall
4 5 (0.35%) SAN
4 5 (0.35%) WAN
5 4 (0.28%) VPN
5 4 (0.28%) Intranet
5 4 (0.28%) Internet
6 3 (0.21%) FTP
7 2 (0.14%) DNS
7 2 (0.14%) DHCP
7 2 (0.14%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.070%) WLAN
8 1 (0.070%) HTTP
8 1 (0.070%) SNMP
8 1 (0.070%) RFID
8 1 (0.070%) Wireless
8 1 (0.070%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.070%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 528 (37.16%) Data Warehouse
2 522 (36.73%) SQL Server
3 345 (24.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 269 (18.93%) BusinessObjects
5 260 (18.30%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 240 (16.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 201 (14.14%) QlikView
8 198 (13.93%) Cognos Report Studio
9 187 (13.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 155 (10.91%) Oracle BI EE
11 149 (10.49%) Big Data
12 114 (8.02%) Relational Database
13 113 (7.95%) Hadoop
14 112 (7.88%) Oracle Database
15 94 (6.62%) SQL Server 2008
16 93 (6.54%) Pentaho
17 91 (6.40%) Oracle Reports
18 86 (6.05%) OLAP
19 70 (4.93%) Oracle ODI
20 56 (3.94%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 62 (4.36%) Talend Open Studio
2 37 (2.60%) ERwin
3 34 (2.39%) Toad
4 26 (1.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 22 (1.55%) JIRA
6 15 (1.06%) Visual Studio
7 11 (0.77%) Maven
8 9 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
9 8 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (0.56%) Selenium
10 5 (0.35%) FishEye
10 5 (0.35%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.21%) Subversion
12 2 (0.14%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 1 (0.070%) Ant
13 1 (0.070%) JUnit
13 1 (0.070%) HP UFT
13 1 (0.070%) PowerDesigner
13 1 (0.070%) Log4j
General
1 562 (39.55%) Finance
2 113 (7.95%) Retail
3 87 (6.12%) Banking
4 57 (4.01%) Telecoms
5 50 (3.52%) Marketing
6 26 (1.83%) Law
7 20 (1.41%) General Ledger
8 16 (1.13%) Billing
8 16 (1.13%) Investment Banking
9 15 (1.06%) Games
10 14 (0.99%) Manufacturing
11 10 (0.70%) Legal
11 10 (0.70%) Front Office
11 10 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
12 9 (0.63%) Advertising
13 7 (0.49%) Automotive
14 5 (0.35%) Military
15 2 (0.14%) Publishing
15 2 (0.14%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.070%) French Language
Job Titles
1 409 (28.78%) Developer
2 387 (27.23%) Analyst
3 203 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 196 (13.79%) Consultant
5 178 (12.53%) Cognos Developer
6 163 (11.47%) Architect
7 126 (8.87%) Business Analyst
8 124 (8.73%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 99 (6.97%) Data Architect
10 92 (6.47%) Data Analyst
11 80 (5.63%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 62 (4.36%) Cognos BI Developer
13 58 (4.08%) Support Analyst
14 57 (4.01%) Business Developer
14 57 (4.01%) Solutions Architect
15 56 (3.94%) Project Manager
16 48 (3.38%) Business Intelligence Manager
17 47 (3.31%) Senior Analyst
18 46 (3.24%) Report Developer
19 43 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (7.46%) .NET
2 63 (4.43%) HTML
3 62 (4.36%) Web Services
4 59 (4.15%) MDX
5 49 (3.45%) CSS
6 42 (2.96%) XML
7 29 (2.04%) ASP.NET
8 26 (1.83%) MLlib
9 21 (1.48%) WebCenter
10 14 (0.99%) Spring
11 11 (0.77%) Oracle ADF
12 10 (0.70%) EDI
12 10 (0.70%) HTML5
13 9 (0.63%) JSR 286
13 9 (0.63%) LAMP
13 9 (0.63%) Ajax
13 9 (0.63%) JSR 168
14 8 (0.56%) JMS
14 8 (0.56%) JSP
14 8 (0.56%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 251 (17.66%) Analytical Skills
2 175 (12.32%) Management Information System
3 107 (7.53%) Visualisation
4 89 (6.26%) Computer Science
5 80 (5.63%) Data Integration
6 45 (3.17%) Mathematics
7 43 (3.03%) Statistics
8 42 (2.96%) Data Structures
9 29 (2.04%) Data Extraction
10 22 (1.55%) FMCG
11 19 (1.34%) Data Centre
12 14 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
12 14 (0.99%) Social Media
13 11 (0.77%) Blog
14 10 (0.70%) Economics
15 9 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 9 (0.63%) Data Conversion
16 8 (0.56%) Oracle Exalytics
16 8 (0.56%) NHS
17 7 (0.49%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 95 (6.69%) Windows
2 51 (3.59%) Linux
3 25 (1.76%) Windows XP
4 19 (1.34%) UNIX
5 7 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.35%) Windows 8
6 5 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.28%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.21%) Android
9 2 (0.14%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.070%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.070%) AIX
10 1 (0.070%) Solaris
10 1 (0.070%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1024 (72.06%) Business Intelligence
2 374 (26.32%) ETL
3 303 (21.32%) Data Modelling
4 294 (20.69%) Analytics
5 184 (12.95%) Agile Software Development
6 179 (12.60%) Data Management
7 157 (11.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 150 (10.56%) Project Management
9 124 (8.73%) Mentoring
10 119 (8.37%) Data Analysis
11 113 (7.95%) Data Governance
12 103 (7.25%) Performance Tuning
13 92 (6.47%) Business Analysis
14 77 (5.42%) Data Architecture
15 76 (5.35%) Open Source
16 75 (5.28%) Information Management
17 71 (5.00%) ERP
18 67 (4.71%) CRM
19 65 (4.57%) SDLC
20 59 (4.15%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 746 (52.50%) SQL
2 174 (12.24%) T-SQL
3 110 (7.74%) Java
4 100 (7.04%) C#
5 88 (6.19%) R
6 84 (5.91%) VBA
7 79 (5.56%) Python
8 69 (4.86%) PL/SQL
9 43 (3.03%) PHP
10 35 (2.46%) Perl
11 32 (2.25%) VBScript
12 23 (1.62%) JavaScript
13 13 (0.91%) VB
13 13 (0.91%) VB.NET
14 12 (0.84%) Bash Shell
15 11 (0.77%) C
16 9 (0.63%) C++
16 9 (0.63%) Scala
17 8 (0.56%) MATLAB
18 6 (0.42%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 214 (15.06%) Degree
2 19 (1.34%) CIMA
3 18 (1.27%) ACCA
4 13 (0.91%) ISEB
5 10 (0.70%) ISTQB
6 8 (0.56%) PMI Certification
7 7 (0.49%) SAP Certification
7 7 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (0.42%) PMP
9 4 (0.28%) IBM Certification
9 4 (0.28%) Security Cleared
10 3 (0.21%) MBA
10 3 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.14%) MCSE
11 2 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.070%) AAT
12 1 (0.070%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.070%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (4.29%) Data Quality
2 40 (2.81%) SLA
2 40 (2.81%) QA
3 14 (0.99%) Solvency II
4 5 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.14%) GxP
6 1 (0.070%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (1.97%) Apache Flume
2 18 (1.27%) HDFS
3 10 (0.70%) GPFS
4 9 (0.63%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.28%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.070%) Docker
Systems Management
1 28 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.42%) Oracle EDQ
3 4 (0.28%) Hadoop YARN
3 4 (0.28%) Oozie
4 3 (0.21%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.070%) Netcool
5 1 (0.070%) Nagios
5 1 (0.070%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.070%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.070%) SCCM
5 1 (0.070%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.070%) OpenNMS
5 1 (0.070%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.070%) OpenSSO
5 1 (0.070%) OpenView
Vendors
1 552 (38.85%) Oracle
2 342 (24.07%) IBM
3 334 (23.50%) Microsoft
4 214 (15.06%) Tableau
5 181 (12.74%) SAP
6 145 (10.20%) Informatica
7 140 (9.85%) MicroStrategy
8 131 (9.22%) Teradata
9 65 (4.57%) Hyperion
10 62 (4.36%) Talend
11 57 (4.01%) Netezza
12 54 (3.80%) Ab Initio
13 32 (2.25%) Greenplum
14 26 (1.83%) Vertica
15 21 (1.48%) CODA
16 19 (1.34%) JD Edwards
16 19 (1.34%) Infor
16 19 (1.34%) DataFlux
17 16 (1.13%) Omniture
17 16 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
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