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 27 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 94 98 76
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -22
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 6 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.48% 0.43% 1.19%
As % of the Vendors category 1.09% 0.76% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 12
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +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
551 791 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 44.08% 56.34% 51.09%
Number of salaries quoted 395 661 453
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Essex

Cognos
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Chelmsford - 2 £45,000 -
Cognos
East of England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) MS Access
4 5 (62.50%) CODA
4 5 (62.50%) SunGard
4 5 (62.50%) VBA
4 5 (62.50%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (62.50%) SunGard AvantGard
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (37.50%) Migration
6 3 (37.50%) CODA-Financials
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (25.00%) Banking
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (25.00%) CRM
7 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (12.50%) Time Management
8 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
8 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (62.50%) SunGard AvantGard
2 3 (37.50%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MS Access
2 5 (62.50%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Support
3 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (12.50%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) VBA
3 1 (12.50%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) SunGard
1 5 (62.50%) CODA
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Ariba
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) IBM