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 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 356 344 302
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -42
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 785 725 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.72% 0.73% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 1.53% 1.53% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 631 599 862
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% -4.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £73,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-0.56% +4.76%
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
51229 47379 53273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.14% 47.60% 48.30%
Number of salaries quoted 41088 39230 45131
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 £40,000 £40,000

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 August 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 29 August 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 +41 375 £54,000 -6.08% 38
South East -24 184 £47,500 - 15
West Midlands +5 70 £38,000 -7.31% 3
East Midlands -10 38 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Yorkshire -29 38 £35,000 +6.06% 5
East of England -12 34 £48,750 +30.00% 7
South West -41 26 £52,000 +30.00% 6
North West -25 19 £40,000 -11.11% 9
Cognos
UK

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1301 (75.16%) Business Intelligence
2 933 (53.90%) SQL
3 690 (39.86%) Finance
4 670 (38.71%) Oracle
5 649 (37.49%) SQL Server
6 640 (36.97%) Data Warehouse
7 635 (36.68%) ETL
8 432 (24.96%) IBM
9 431 (24.90%) Business Objects
10 416 (24.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 398 (22.99%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 366 (21.14%) Microsoft
13 343 (19.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 325 (18.78%) QlikView
15 323 (18.66%) MS Excel
16 317 (18.31%) Data Modelling
17 308 (17.79%) Cognos Framework Manager
18 306 (17.68%) Cognos TM1
19 275 (15.89%) Analytics
20 250 (14.44%) Cognos Report Studio
21 213 (12.31%) Data Management
22 206 (11.90%) Degree
23 195 (11.27%) SAP
24 189 (10.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 185 (10.69%) Tableau
26 183 (10.57%) Informatica
27 181 (10.46%) T-SQL
28 179 (10.34%) MicroStrategy
29 175 (10.11%) Relational Database
30 160 (9.24%) Project Management

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 155 (8.95%) SAS
2 132 (7.63%) SharePoint
3 29 (1.68%) Tomcat
4 27 (1.56%) Apache
5 26 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
6 17 (0.98%) WebLogic
6 17 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
7 14 (0.81%) IIS
8 10 (0.58%) WebSphere
8 10 (0.58%) GlassFish
9 9 (0.52%) IBM Connections
9 9 (0.52%) Lotus Domino
10 8 (0.46%) OpenStack
11 7 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
12 6 (0.35%) CMS
13 5 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
14 4 (0.23%) LiveLink
14 4 (0.23%) NetWeaver
14 4 (0.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 323 (18.66%) MS Excel
2 95 (5.49%) MS Office
3 68 (3.93%) SPSS
4 44 (2.54%) PowerPivot
5 38 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 17 (0.98%) MS Visio
7 16 (0.92%) MS Project
8 7 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
9 6 (0.35%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.23%) Stata
10 4 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 398 (22.99%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 306 (17.68%) Cognos TM1
3 45 (2.60%) Cognos Controller
4 42 (2.43%) Cognos Planning
5 38 (2.20%) Oracle EBS
6 32 (1.85%) Hyperion Planning
6 32 (1.85%) SAP BPC
7 25 (1.44%) HFM
8 17 (0.98%) Oracle ERP
9 16 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
9 16 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
9 16 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
10 15 (0.87%) SAP MDM
11 14 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
12 13 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
13 8 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 7 (0.40%) Summit
15 6 (0.35%) ResourceLink
15 6 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
16 5 (0.29%) FRx
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.35%) SaaS
3 5 (0.29%) Office 365
4 3 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.12%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.12%) Heroku
5 2 (0.12%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.058%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 33 (1.91%) Internet
2 20 (1.16%) SAN
3 15 (0.87%) Intranet
3 15 (0.87%) FTP
4 10 (0.58%) NAS
5 7 (0.40%) ATM
6 6 (0.35%) Firewall
7 5 (0.29%) RFID
7 5 (0.29%) LDAP
8 4 (0.23%) ADSL
8 4 (0.23%) PPP
8 4 (0.23%) Broadband
8 4 (0.23%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (0.23%) 3G
9 2 (0.12%) DMZ
9 2 (0.12%) LAN
9 2 (0.12%) WAN
9 2 (0.12%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 649 (37.49%) SQL Server
2 640 (36.97%) Data Warehouse
3 416 (24.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 343 (19.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 325 (18.78%) QlikView
6 308 (17.79%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 250 (14.44%) Cognos Report Studio
8 189 (10.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 175 (10.11%) Relational Database
10 160 (9.24%) OLAP
11 146 (8.43%) Oracle Database
12 135 (7.80%) Cognos Analysis Studio
13 124 (7.16%) DataStage
14 121 (6.99%) SQL Server 2008
15 120 (6.93%) Oracle BI EE
16 116 (6.70%) Cognos Query Studio
17 107 (6.18%) Oracle ODI
18 106 (6.12%) Cognos Transformer
19 101 (5.83%) Crystal Reports
20 100 (5.78%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 73 (4.22%) Toad
2 39 (2.25%) Visual Studio
3 32 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
4 29 (1.68%) Oracle APEX
5 25 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 23 (1.33%) QuickTest Pro
7 22 (1.27%) ERwin
8 21 (1.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 15 (0.87%) Git (software)
10 10 (0.58%) LoadRunner
11 7 (0.40%) WinRunner
12 6 (0.35%) 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 (0.12%) PhantomJS
15 2 (0.12%) Sinon.JS
15 2 (0.12%) Visual Composer
General
1 690 (39.86%) Finance
2 121 (6.99%) Retail
3 120 (6.93%) Banking
4 104 (6.01%) Marketing
5 69 (3.99%) Pharmaceutical
6 62 (3.58%) Telecoms
7 45 (2.60%) Advertising
8 35 (2.02%) Manufacturing
9 31 (1.79%) Games
10 24 (1.39%) Investment Banking
11 20 (1.16%) French Language
12 19 (1.10%) Legal
12 19 (1.10%) Automotive
13 18 (1.04%) Front Office
13 18 (1.04%) German Language
13 18 (1.04%) Spanish Language
14 15 (0.87%) Italian Language
15 14 (0.81%) Publishing
16 11 (0.64%) Law
16 11 (0.64%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 572 (33.04%) Developer
2 429 (24.78%) Analyst
3 294 (16.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 263 (15.19%) Consultant
5 203 (11.73%) Cognos Developer
6 156 (9.01%) Business Analyst
7 152 (8.78%) Architect
8 125 (7.22%) Cognos BI Developer
9 113 (6.53%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 94 (5.43%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 84 (4.85%) Business Intelligence Manager
12 82 (4.74%) Business Developer
13 64 (3.70%) Business Manager
14 62 (3.58%) Cognos Consultant
15 58 (3.35%) Systems Analyst
16 56 (3.24%) Data Analyst
17 49 (2.83%) Applications Support
18 48 (2.77%) Business Consultant
18 48 (2.77%) ETL Developer
19 45 (2.60%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (6.82%) .NET
2 68 (3.93%) HTML
3 53 (3.06%) Web Services
4 40 (2.31%) XML
5 38 (2.20%) ASP.NET
6 31 (1.79%) MDX
7 26 (1.50%) jQuery
8 24 (1.39%) CSS
9 23 (1.33%) Middleware
10 18 (1.04%) .NET Framework
10 18 (1.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 17 (0.98%) AngularJS
12 13 (0.75%) J2EE
13 12 (0.69%) XSLT
14 11 (0.64%) SOAP
14 11 (0.64%) EJB
14 11 (0.64%) JSF
14 11 (0.64%) JMX
14 11 (0.64%) XML Schema
14 11 (0.64%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 152 (8.78%) Management Information System
2 103 (5.95%) Computer Science
3 79 (4.56%) Visualisation
4 64 (3.70%) Data Integration
5 50 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
6 43 (2.48%) Mainframe
7 31 (1.79%) PMI
8 25 (1.44%) Mathematics
9 18 (1.04%) Blog
10 17 (0.98%) Data Conversion
10 17 (0.98%) Replication
11 15 (0.87%) Client/Server
12 13 (0.75%) Statistics
13 12 (0.69%) Open Source
13 12 (0.69%) Mobile App
14 10 (0.58%) FMCG
15 9 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
15 9 (0.52%) NHS
15 9 (0.52%) Clustering
16 7 (0.40%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 146 (8.43%) Windows
2 82 (4.74%) UNIX
3 55 (3.18%) Linux
4 26 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (1.33%) Windows XP
5 23 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (0.81%) Solaris
7 10 (0.58%) Windows 8
8 6 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.35%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.35%) Android
9 3 (0.17%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.12%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.12%) Debian
10 2 (0.12%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.058%) OS/400
11 1 (0.058%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1301 (75.16%) Business Intelligence
2 635 (36.68%) ETL
3 317 (18.31%) Data Modelling
4 275 (15.89%) Analytics
5 213 (12.31%) Data Management
6 160 (9.24%) Project Management
7 144 (8.32%) Dimensional Modelling
8 134 (7.74%) Data Analysis
9 121 (6.99%) Performance Tuning
10 109 (6.30%) ERP
11 102 (5.89%) Data Governance
12 95 (5.49%) Kimball Methodology
13 92 (5.31%) Agile Software Development
14 86 (4.97%) Change Management
15 85 (4.91%) Data Architecture
16 84 (4.85%) Business Analysis
17 74 (4.27%) Information Management
18 72 (4.16%) PRINCE2
19 71 (4.10%) Migration
20 68 (3.93%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 933 (53.90%) SQL
2 181 (10.46%) T-SQL
3 104 (6.01%) PL/SQL
4 100 (5.78%) Java
5 89 (5.14%) C#
6 83 (4.79%) VBA
7 63 (3.64%) JavaScript
8 61 (3.52%) VB
9 44 (2.54%) VB.NET
10 41 (2.37%) PHP
11 33 (1.91%) R
12 30 (1.73%) C++
13 21 (1.21%) C
14 13 (0.75%) MATLAB
15 12 (0.69%) Shell Script
16 10 (0.58%) VBScript
17 9 (0.52%) LotusScript
17 9 (0.52%) Formula Language
18 6 (0.35%) PowerShell
19 4 (0.23%) X++
Qualifications
1 206 (11.90%) Degree
2 31 (1.79%) PMI Certification
3 30 (1.73%) Security Cleared
4 26 (1.50%) ACCA
4 26 (1.50%) CIMA
5 18 (1.04%) MBA
6 12 (0.69%) DV Cleared
7 11 (0.64%) ISEB
8 10 (0.58%) AAT
9 9 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (0.46%) SC Cleared
11 7 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (0.40%) MCAD
11 7 (0.40%) MCSD
12 4 (0.23%) Postgraduate
12 4 (0.23%) IBM Certification
13 3 (0.17%) APMP
13 3 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (4.04%) QA
2 56 (3.24%) Data Quality
3 44 (2.54%) SLA
4 30 (1.73%) Solvency II
5 12 (0.69%) Basel II
6 6 (0.35%) GAAP
6 6 (0.35%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.17%) FATCA
8 1 (0.058%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.058%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 31 (1.79%) Active Directory
2 17 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.46%) vCloud
4 6 (0.35%) vSphere
5 4 (0.23%) UAG
5 4 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.17%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.17%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.12%) XenApp
7 2 (0.12%) HDFS
7 2 (0.12%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 10 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
1 10 (0.58%) OpenSSO
2 5 (0.29%) HP SiteScope
3 3 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.17%) CA Wily
3 3 (0.17%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 670 (38.71%) Oracle
2 432 (24.96%) IBM
3 431 (24.90%) Business Objects
4 366 (21.14%) Microsoft
5 195 (11.27%) SAP
6 185 (10.69%) Tableau
7 183 (10.57%) Informatica
8 179 (10.34%) MicroStrategy
9 101 (5.83%) Hyperion
10 81 (4.68%) Teradata
11 57 (3.29%) Netezza
12 48 (2.77%) PeopleSoft
13 39 (2.25%) CODA
14 35 (2.02%) HP
15 33 (1.91%) Citrix
16 32 (1.85%) Talend
17 31 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
18 30 (1.73%) Ab Initio
19 28 (1.62%) VMware
20 27 (1.56%) Sybase
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