The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 86 85 79
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 1 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.091% 0.63% 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 1.25% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 6
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
Cognos
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Vendors Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
524 559 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 47.81% 50.68% 50.88%
Number of salaries quoted 411 471 419
Average salary £40,000 £43,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.51% +23.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £56,800 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cognos across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Cognos
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cognos across the Essex region.

Cognos Salary Trend in Essex

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Composer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Compact Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos Event Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos Metric Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos Transformer
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) NetWeaver
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) ABAP
3 1 (25.00%) VBA
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Sybase
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XSL
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) QlikView
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos Report Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos Event Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos Metric Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos Transformer
2 1 (25.00%) MS Access
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Composer
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (25.00%) TM1 Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SAP BW Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XSL
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Remoting
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (25.00%) WPF
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Compact Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) ABAP
1 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Sybase
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) IBM