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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 373 327 298
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -29
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 725 919 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.70% 0.82% 0.90%
As % of the Vendors category 1.50% 1.76% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 608 736 795
Average salary £52,500 £48,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £66,300 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
48457 52073 50852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 46.96% 46.54% 48.32%
Number of salaries quoted 39353 42221 41979
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -31 358 £65,000 +26.21% 47
South East -2 190 £45,500 +1.11% 16
West Midlands -62 56 £30,000 -33.33% 6
East of England +8 42 £45,000 +13.92% 2
East Midlands +29 28 £40,000 - 4
North West +28 27 £32,500 -18.75% 7
Yorkshire +18 22 £38,000 -15.55% 4
South West -36 16 £39,500 -7.05% 9
North East - 8 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
Cognos
UK

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1030 (72.84%) Business Intelligence
2 709 (50.14%) SQL
3 611 (43.21%) Data Warehouse
4 602 (42.57%) Finance
5 559 (39.53%) Oracle
6 480 (33.95%) SQL Server
7 384 (27.16%) Microsoft
8 362 (25.60%) ETL
9 358 (25.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 317 (22.42%) IBM
11 312 (22.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 285 (20.16%) Data Modelling
13 269 (19.02%) Analytical Skills
14 265 (18.74%) MS Excel
15 264 (18.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
16 246 (17.40%) Cognos Framework Manager
17 227 (16.05%) Degree
18 226 (15.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 226 (15.98%) Business Objects
19 214 (15.13%) Analytics
20 211 (14.92%) QlikView
20 211 (14.92%) Cognos TM1
21 205 (14.50%) Cognos Report Studio
22 201 (14.21%) T-SQL
23 196 (13.86%) SAP
24 184 (13.01%) SAS
25 180 (12.73%) Tableau
26 168 (11.88%) Data Management
27 163 (11.53%) Management Information System
28 152 (10.75%) Agile Software Development

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 184 (13.01%) SAS
2 147 (10.40%) SharePoint
3 35 (2.48%) Apache Pig
4 28 (1.98%) Oracle Workflow
5 20 (1.41%) WebSphere
6 16 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
7 15 (1.06%) Apache
8 13 (0.92%) JBoss
8 13 (0.92%) Apache Spark
9 12 (0.85%) IIS
10 10 (0.71%) Liferay
10 10 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (0.64%) OpenStack
12 7 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 7 (0.50%) Alfresco
12 7 (0.50%) WebSphere Portal
12 7 (0.50%) CMS
13 6 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (0.28%) Tomcat
15 2 (0.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 265 (18.74%) MS Excel
2 95 (6.72%) PowerPivot
3 74 (5.23%) SPSS
4 54 (3.82%) MS Office
5 29 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.64%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.42%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (0.35%) MS Project
9 3 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.14%) Stata
11 1 (0.071%) Mathematica
11 1 (0.071%) Vensim
11 1 (0.071%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 264 (18.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 211 (14.92%) Cognos TM1
3 46 (3.25%) Cognos Planning
4 31 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 24 (1.70%) Hyperion Planning
6 16 (1.13%) ResourceLink
7 14 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
8 11 (0.78%) Dynamics GP
8 11 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
8 11 (0.78%) Agresso
9 10 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
9 10 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
10 8 (0.57%) SAP BPC
11 5 (0.35%) Oracle FAH
11 5 (0.35%) Unica
11 5 (0.35%) Cognos Controller
12 4 (0.28%) SAP PS
13 2 (0.14%) HFM
13 2 (0.14%) SAP MDM
13 2 (0.14%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 33 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (0.85%) Amazon EMR
5 11 (0.78%) SaaS
6 2 (0.14%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 12 (0.85%) SAN
2 11 (0.78%) Intranet
2 11 (0.78%) LAN
3 9 (0.64%) WAN
4 6 (0.42%) NAS
5 5 (0.35%) LDAP
5 5 (0.35%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (0.35%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.35%) Internet
5 5 (0.35%) Firewall
6 4 (0.28%) PBX
7 3 (0.21%) VPN
7 3 (0.21%) FTP
7 3 (0.21%) SNMP
8 2 (0.14%) DNS
8 2 (0.14%) SSL
8 2 (0.14%) DHCP
9 1 (0.071%) WLAN
9 1 (0.071%) Wireless
9 1 (0.071%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 611 (43.21%) Data Warehouse
2 480 (33.95%) SQL Server
3 358 (25.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 312 (22.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 246 (17.40%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 226 (15.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 211 (14.92%) QlikView
8 205 (14.50%) Cognos Report Studio
9 131 (9.26%) Oracle Database
10 127 (8.98%) Oracle BI EE
11 111 (7.85%) Big Data
12 106 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
13 104 (7.36%) Relational Database
14 97 (6.86%) OLAP
15 87 (6.15%) Oracle ODI
16 82 (5.80%) Hadoop
17 80 (5.66%) Microsoft Power View
18 75 (5.30%) Oracle Reports
19 73 (5.16%) BusinessObjects
20 61 (4.31%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 59 (4.17%) Toad
2 38 (2.69%) Visual Studio
3 32 (2.26%) Talend Open Studio
3 32 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (1.20%) JIRA
5 16 (1.13%) ERwin
6 10 (0.71%) Maven
7 9 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 6 (0.42%) QuickTest Pro
9 5 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (0.35%) Selenium
9 5 (0.35%) WebDriver
9 5 (0.35%) FishEye
10 3 (0.21%) Subversion
10 3 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.14%) PeopleTools
General
1 602 (42.57%) Finance
2 115 (8.13%) Banking
3 102 (7.21%) Retail
4 56 (3.96%) Telecoms
5 32 (2.26%) Marketing
6 25 (1.77%) Investment Banking
7 24 (1.70%) Games
8 21 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
9 18 (1.27%) Law
10 16 (1.13%) Manufacturing
11 11 (0.78%) International Banking
12 8 (0.57%) Advertising
12 8 (0.57%) General Ledger
13 6 (0.42%) Billing
14 4 (0.28%) Automotive
15 3 (0.21%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.21%) Retail Banking
16 2 (0.14%) French Language
16 2 (0.14%) Legal
16 2 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 448 (31.68%) Developer
2 327 (23.13%) Analyst
3 240 (16.97%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 239 (16.90%) Consultant
5 186 (13.15%) Cognos Developer
6 170 (12.02%) Architect
7 138 (9.76%) Business Analyst
8 121 (8.56%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 102 (7.21%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 74 (5.23%) Cognos BI Developer
11 72 (5.09%) Report Developer
12 62 (4.38%) Business Intelligence Architect
13 61 (4.31%) Data Analyst
14 56 (3.96%) Cognos Consultant
15 55 (3.89%) Solutions Architect
15 55 (3.89%) Business Developer
16 53 (3.75%) Data Architect
17 44 (3.11%) Business Intelligence Manager
18 43 (3.04%) Data Warehouse Developer
19 42 (2.97%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (7.43%) .NET
2 87 (6.15%) HTML
3 61 (4.31%) MDX
4 54 (3.82%) CSS
5 45 (3.18%) ASP.NET
6 44 (3.11%) Web Services
7 33 (2.33%) XML
8 20 (1.41%) .NET Framework
9 19 (1.34%) WebCenter
10 15 (1.06%) HTML5
11 14 (0.99%) Kafka
11 14 (0.99%) Cascading
12 12 (0.85%) Spring
13 11 (0.78%) EDI
14 10 (0.71%) J2EE
14 10 (0.71%) Oracle ADF
15 8 (0.57%) JSR 168
15 8 (0.57%) JSR 286
16 7 (0.50%) WCF
17 5 (0.35%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 269 (19.02%) Analytical Skills
2 163 (11.53%) Management Information System
3 113 (7.99%) Visualisation
4 78 (5.52%) Computer Science
5 74 (5.23%) Data Integration
6 51 (3.61%) Open Source
7 32 (2.26%) Statistics
8 31 (2.19%) Mathematics
8 31 (2.19%) Data Structures
9 27 (1.91%) Mobile App
10 26 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
11 21 (1.49%) Mainframe
12 17 (1.20%) FMCG
12 17 (1.20%) Data Extraction
13 16 (1.13%) Client/Server
14 13 (0.92%) Oracle Exalytics
15 9 (0.64%) Social Media
16 6 (0.42%) User Experience
16 6 (0.42%) Economics
16 6 (0.42%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 99 (7.00%) Windows
2 41 (2.90%) Windows XP
3 39 (2.76%) Linux
4 35 (2.48%) UNIX
5 13 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.21%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.14%) Android
9 2 (0.14%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.071%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.071%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.071%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1030 (72.84%) Business Intelligence
2 362 (25.60%) ETL
3 285 (20.16%) Data Modelling
4 214 (15.13%) Analytics
5 168 (11.88%) Data Management
6 152 (10.75%) Agile Software Development
7 125 (8.84%) Project Management
8 112 (7.92%) Mentoring
9 108 (7.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 105 (7.43%) Data Governance
11 103 (7.28%) Data Analysis
12 89 (6.29%) Performance Tuning
13 82 (5.80%) Data Architecture
14 75 (5.30%) Dimensional Modelling
15 74 (5.23%) Business Analysis
16 64 (4.53%) CRM
17 61 (4.31%) ERP
18 57 (4.03%) Workflow
19 56 (3.96%) Kimball Methodology
19 56 (3.96%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 709 (50.14%) SQL
2 201 (14.21%) T-SQL
3 129 (9.12%) VBA
4 117 (8.27%) C#
5 94 (6.65%) Java
6 90 (6.36%) PL/SQL
7 44 (3.11%) R
8 40 (2.83%) Python
9 29 (2.05%) PHP
9 29 (2.05%) JavaScript
10 23 (1.63%) Perl
11 22 (1.56%) C
12 20 (1.41%) VBScript
12 20 (1.41%) Bash Shell
13 15 (1.06%) Scala
13 15 (1.06%) C++
14 11 (0.78%) VB.NET
15 10 (0.71%) PowerShell
16 9 (0.64%) VB
17 7 (0.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 227 (16.05%) Degree
2 20 (1.41%) PMI Certification
3 18 (1.27%) PMP
4 16 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (0.92%) IBM Certification
6 11 (0.78%) Security Cleared
7 8 (0.57%) MCSE
8 7 (0.50%) MCDBA
8 7 (0.50%) MCP
8 7 (0.50%) MCSD
8 7 (0.50%) SAP Certification
8 7 (0.50%) ISEB
8 7 (0.50%) MCITP
9 6 (0.42%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 5 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (0.35%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.35%) SC Cleared
10 5 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.14%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (3.75%) Data Quality
2 43 (3.04%) SLA
3 28 (1.98%) QA
4 7 (0.50%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.21%) COBIT
6 2 (0.14%) GxP
6 2 (0.14%) GAAP
7 1 (0.071%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.071%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.071%) Basel II
System Software
1 17 (1.20%) HDFS
2 15 (1.06%) Apache Flume
3 12 (0.85%) Active Directory
4 10 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.42%) vCloud
6 5 (0.35%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.071%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 13 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.28%) Hadoop YARN
2 4 (0.28%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.21%) Netcool
3 3 (0.21%) Nagios
3 3 (0.21%) OpenNMS
3 3 (0.21%) OpenView
4 2 (0.14%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.071%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.071%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 559 (39.53%) Oracle
2 384 (27.16%) Microsoft
3 317 (22.42%) IBM
4 226 (15.98%) Business Objects
5 196 (13.86%) SAP
6 180 (12.73%) Tableau
7 126 (8.91%) Informatica
8 123 (8.70%) Teradata
9 99 (7.00%) MicroStrategy
10 95 (6.72%) Hyperion
11 46 (3.25%) Ab Initio
12 43 (3.04%) Netezza
13 32 (2.26%) Talend
14 27 (1.91%) JD Edwards
15 20 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
16 18 (1.27%) Greenplum
16 18 (1.27%) CODA
17 16 (1.13%) Siebel
17 16 (1.13%) VMware
18 15 (1.06%) Vertica
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Sentinel IT LLP
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
KPMG
Salary: Competitive Salary plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 2 days ago
London
KPMG
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 -£85,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Tremendous career growth
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Car Allowance £9k + 65% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
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Leicester, Leicestershire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum
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Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38511.00 - £45954.00 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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