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 27 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 384 356 347
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -9
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 687 782 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.68% 0.72% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 1.50% 1.54% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 564 632 614
Average salary £47,500 £48,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.55% +1.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £33,550
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,783
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.26%
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
45726 50680 47607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 45.56% 46.65% 47.10%
Number of salaries quoted 37749 40594 39429
Average salary £45,250 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% -
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 27 August 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 27 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
London -42 269 £58,000 +9.43% 41
South East +6 184 £43,500 -8.42% 16
East of England +67 85 £45,000 -7.69% 8
West Midlands -23 51 £40,000 +5.26% 5
East Midlands +1 33 £52,500 +16.66% 1
North West +8 30 £35,000 -12.50% 12
Yorkshire -3 26 £38,750 +3.33% 6
South West -13 15 £40,000 -17.52% 10
North East - 2 - - 1
Midlands - 1 £65,000 -
Cognos
UK

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 1019 (71.56%) Business Intelligence
2 751 (52.74%) SQL
3 556 (39.04%) Oracle
4 547 (38.41%) SQL Server
5 528 (37.08%) Finance
6 500 (35.11%) Data Warehouse
7 390 (27.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 377 (26.47%) ETL
9 346 (24.30%) IBM
10 305 (21.42%) Microsoft
11 296 (20.79%) Analytics
12 283 (19.87%) Data Modelling
13 273 (19.17%) BusinessObjects
14 238 (16.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 237 (16.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
16 234 (16.43%) Cognos Framework Manager
17 233 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
18 217 (15.24%) Tableau
19 210 (14.75%) QlikView
20 203 (14.26%) Cognos TM1
21 201 (14.12%) Agile Software Development
22 194 (13.62%) Degree
23 188 (13.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 187 (13.13%) Cognos Report Studio
25 182 (12.78%) SAS
26 181 (12.71%) T-SQL
27 180 (12.64%) MS Excel
28 164 (11.52%) SAP
29 157 (11.03%) Management Information System
30 154 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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
1 182 (12.78%) SAS
2 79 (5.55%) SharePoint
3 48 (3.37%) Apache Pig
4 31 (2.18%) Apache
5 26 (1.83%) Oracle Workflow
6 20 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
7 19 (1.33%) JBoss
8 15 (1.05%) WebSphere
9 14 (0.98%) Liferay
10 10 (0.70%) Tomcat
11 9 (0.63%) CMS
12 8 (0.56%) IIS
12 8 (0.56%) Alfresco
12 8 (0.56%) WebSphere Portal
12 8 (0.56%) OpenStack
12 8 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 8 (0.56%) Apache Spark
13 5 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (0.28%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 180 (12.64%) MS Excel
2 130 (9.13%) SPSS
3 55 (3.86%) MS Office
4 46 (3.23%) PowerPivot
5 29 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
6 15 (1.05%) MS Project
7 8 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.42%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.14%) Stata
10 1 (0.070%) Vensim
10 1 (0.070%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.070%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.070%) FastStats
10 1 (0.070%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 237 (16.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 203 (14.26%) Cognos TM1
3 31 (2.18%) Cognos Controller
4 22 (1.54%) Cognos Planning
5 14 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
5 14 (0.98%) SAP BPC
6 12 (0.84%) Hyperion Planning
6 12 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
7 11 (0.77%) Unica
7 11 (0.77%) Agresso
8 10 (0.70%) Adobe Campaign
9 9 (0.63%) HFM
9 9 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
9 9 (0.63%) CODA-Financials
9 9 (0.63%) SunGard AvantGard
10 8 (0.56%) Dynamics GP
10 8 (0.56%) ResourceLink
11 7 (0.49%) Oracle General Ledger
12 6 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
12 6 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 34 (2.39%) Cloud Computing
2 32 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
4 26 (1.83%) Amazon EMR
5 8 (0.56%) SaaS
6 6 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (0.35%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.28%) Office 365
9 3 (0.21%) IBM Blueworks
10 1 (0.070%) IaaS
10 1 (0.070%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.070%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (0.77%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (0.49%) Firewall
3 6 (0.42%) LAN
4 5 (0.35%) WAN
4 5 (0.35%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.35%) SAN
4 5 (0.35%) Internet
5 4 (0.28%) VPN
6 3 (0.21%) DNS
7 2 (0.14%) DHCP
7 2 (0.14%) HTTP
8 1 (0.070%) SNMP
8 1 (0.070%) FTP
8 1 (0.070%) SMTP
8 1 (0.070%) WLAN
8 1 (0.070%) Wireless
8 1 (0.070%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.070%) Network Security
8 1 (0.070%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 547 (38.41%) SQL Server
2 500 (35.11%) Data Warehouse
3 390 (27.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 273 (19.17%) BusinessObjects
5 238 (16.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 234 (16.43%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 210 (14.75%) QlikView
8 188 (13.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 187 (13.13%) Cognos Report Studio
10 154 (10.81%) Big Data
11 149 (10.46%) Oracle BI EE
12 108 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
13 106 (7.44%) Oracle Database
14 105 (7.37%) Hadoop
15 104 (7.30%) Relational Database
16 86 (6.04%) Pentaho
17 85 (5.97%) OLAP
18 83 (5.83%) Oracle Reports
19 69 (4.85%) Oracle ODI
20 67 (4.71%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 60 (4.21%) Talend Open Studio
2 49 (3.44%) ERwin
3 29 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 21 (1.47%) JIRA
4 21 (1.47%) Toad
5 17 (1.19%) Visual Studio
6 11 (0.77%) Maven
7 8 (0.56%) Selenium
8 7 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (0.35%) WebDriver
9 5 (0.35%) FishEye
10 4 (0.28%) Subversion
11 3 (0.21%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (0.14%) Ant
12 2 (0.14%) JUnit
12 2 (0.14%) Log4j
12 2 (0.14%) Hudson
13 1 (0.070%) HP UFT
General
1 528 (37.08%) Finance
2 119 (8.36%) Retail
3 96 (6.74%) Banking
4 56 (3.93%) Marketing
5 50 (3.51%) Telecoms
6 25 (1.76%) Law
7 22 (1.54%) General Ledger
8 20 (1.40%) Manufacturing
9 18 (1.26%) Billing
10 14 (0.98%) Investment Banking
11 13 (0.91%) Advertising
12 12 (0.84%) Front Office
13 10 (0.70%) Legal
14 9 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
15 7 (0.49%) Automotive
15 7 (0.49%) Games
16 6 (0.42%) Back Office
17 5 (0.35%) Military
18 3 (0.21%) Financial Institution
18 3 (0.21%) French Language
Job Titles
1 410 (28.79%) Developer
2 384 (26.97%) Analyst
3 208 (14.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 184 (12.92%) Consultant
5 174 (12.22%) Cognos Developer
6 153 (10.74%) Architect
7 123 (8.64%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 113 (7.94%) Business Analyst
9 96 (6.74%) Data Architect
10 82 (5.76%) Data Analyst
11 74 (5.20%) Support Analyst
12 68 (4.78%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 64 (4.49%) Cognos BI Developer
14 59 (4.14%) Project Manager
15 58 (4.07%) Business Intelligence Manager
16 52 (3.65%) Solutions Architect
17 51 (3.58%) Business Developer
18 48 (3.37%) SQL Developer
19 41 (2.88%) Applications Support
20 39 (2.74%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (7.58%) .NET
2 62 (4.35%) Web Services
3 58 (4.07%) HTML
4 51 (3.58%) MDX
4 51 (3.58%) CSS
5 45 (3.16%) XML
6 30 (2.11%) ASP.NET
7 26 (1.83%) MLlib
8 21 (1.47%) WebCenter
9 15 (1.05%) Spring
10 14 (0.98%) Middleware
11 12 (0.84%) Ajax
11 12 (0.84%) .NET Framework
11 12 (0.84%) jQuery
12 11 (0.77%) Oracle ADF
13 10 (0.70%) JSP
13 10 (0.70%) Oracle Fusion
14 9 (0.63%) JSR 286
14 9 (0.63%) Kafka
14 9 (0.63%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 233 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
2 157 (11.03%) Management Information System
3 102 (7.16%) Visualisation
4 89 (6.25%) Data Integration
5 75 (5.27%) Computer Science
6 40 (2.81%) Data Structures
7 37 (2.60%) Mathematics
8 35 (2.46%) Statistics
9 23 (1.62%) Data Extraction
9 23 (1.62%) Data Centre
10 21 (1.47%) FMCG
11 20 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
12 15 (1.05%) Social Media
13 11 (0.77%) Blog
14 10 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 8 (0.56%) NHS
15 8 (0.56%) Blackberry
15 8 (0.56%) Credit Risk
15 8 (0.56%) User Experience
16 7 (0.49%) Oracle Exalytics
Operating Systems
1 94 (6.60%) Windows
2 56 (3.93%) Linux
3 24 (1.69%) UNIX
4 13 (0.91%) Windows XP
5 7 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
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%) AIX
10 1 (0.070%) Solaris
10 1 (0.070%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1019 (71.56%) Business Intelligence
2 377 (26.47%) ETL
3 296 (20.79%) Analytics
4 283 (19.87%) Data Modelling
5 201 (14.12%) Agile Software Development
6 154 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 148 (10.39%) Data Management
8 145 (10.18%) Project Management
9 108 (7.58%) Mentoring
10 106 (7.44%) Data Analysis
11 93 (6.53%) Data Governance
12 91 (6.39%) Performance Tuning
13 90 (6.32%) Business Analysis
14 77 (5.41%) CRM
15 75 (5.27%) ERP
15 75 (5.27%) SDLC
16 74 (5.20%) Open Source
17 72 (5.06%) Data Architecture
18 69 (4.85%) ITIL
18 69 (4.85%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 751 (52.74%) SQL
2 181 (12.71%) T-SQL
3 108 (7.58%) Java
4 94 (6.60%) C#
5 93 (6.53%) R
6 76 (5.34%) Python
7 71 (4.99%) VBA
8 70 (4.92%) PL/SQL
9 45 (3.16%) PHP
10 30 (2.11%) VBScript
10 30 (2.11%) Perl
11 27 (1.90%) JavaScript
12 20 (1.40%) C
13 17 (1.19%) VB
14 12 (0.84%) VB.NET
14 12 (0.84%) C++
14 12 (0.84%) Bash Shell
15 10 (0.70%) MATLAB
16 9 (0.63%) Scala
17 7 (0.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 194 (13.62%) Degree
2 19 (1.33%) CIMA
3 18 (1.26%) ACCA
4 16 (1.12%) ISEB
5 12 (0.84%) ISTQB
6 10 (0.70%) Security Cleared
6 10 (0.70%) PMI Certification
7 7 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (0.42%) IBM Certification
8 6 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.35%) SAP Certification
9 5 (0.35%) PMP
10 3 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.21%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.21%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.14%) MCSE
11 2 (0.14%) MBA
12 1 (0.070%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (3.58%) Data Quality
2 48 (3.37%) QA
3 35 (2.46%) SLA
4 16 (1.12%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.070%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (1.97%) Apache Flume
2 20 (1.40%) HDFS
3 11 (0.77%) GPFS
3 11 (0.77%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
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 13 (0.91%) Tivoli
3 6 (0.42%) Oracle EDQ
4 5 (0.35%) Hadoop YARN
4 5 (0.35%) Oozie
5 2 (0.14%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.070%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.070%) OpenSSO
6 1 (0.070%) OpenView
6 1 (0.070%) Netcool
6 1 (0.070%) Nagios
6 1 (0.070%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.070%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.070%) SCCM
6 1 (0.070%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.070%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 556 (39.04%) Oracle
2 346 (24.30%) IBM
3 305 (21.42%) Microsoft
4 217 (15.24%) Tableau
5 164 (11.52%) SAP
6 146 (10.25%) Informatica
7 141 (9.90%) MicroStrategy
8 120 (8.43%) Teradata
9 61 (4.28%) Hyperion
10 60 (4.21%) Talend
11 56 (3.93%) Ab Initio
12 55 (3.86%) Netezza
13 29 (2.04%) Greenplum
14 27 (1.90%) Vertica
15 24 (1.69%) Siebel
16 22 (1.54%) CODA
17 20 (1.40%) JD Edwards
17 20 (1.40%) ServiceNow
18 17 (1.19%) Infor
19 15 (1.05%) DataFlux
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Code IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hampshire
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30, 000 - £65,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30, 000 - £65,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum Up to £100,000 + Excellent Bonus &
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Dufrain Consulting
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Hudson IT
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Comtecs Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + flexible benefits & relocation assistance
Posted: Yesterday