The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Essex region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within IBM Cognos.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 87 87 93
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.085% 0.35% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.68% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Average salary £37,500 £40,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% -14.73%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Vendors Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
616 589 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 52.38% 51.71% 52.87%
Number of salaries quoted 531 517 522
Average salary £40,000 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cognos
East of England

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
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 1 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
Chelmsford - 1 £37,500 -
Cognos
East of England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (90.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (70.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (70.00%) VBA
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (50.00%) Data Management
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (40.00%) QlikView
6 3 (30.00%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (30.00%) MS Office
7 2 (20.00%) SAP
7 2 (20.00%) ABAP
7 2 (20.00%) IBM
7 2 (20.00%) NetWeaver
7 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
7 2 (20.00%) Visual Composer
7 2 (20.00%) Office 365
7 2 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (20.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 2 (20.00%) Cognos Report Studio
7 2 (20.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 2 (20.00%) Cognos Event Studio

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 7 (70.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (30.00%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (30.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Cognos Planning
1 2 (20.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (40.00%) QlikView
5 3 (30.00%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (20.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 2 (20.00%) Cognos Report Studio
6 2 (20.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 2 (20.00%) Cognos Event Studio
6 2 (20.00%) Cognos Metric Studio
6 2 (20.00%) Cognos Transformer
7 1 (10.00%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Composer
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Business Developer
5 2 (20.00%) SAP Business Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Report Writer
6 1 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) SAP BI Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) SAP BW Business Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Remoting
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (10.00%) WPF
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Compact Framework
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (50.00%) Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) OOD
4 1 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) VBA
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) ABAP
4 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Sybase