The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 148 144 124
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -20
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 7 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.29% 0.34% 0.66%
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 0.67% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 12
Average salary £35,750 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,812 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.60% +5.70%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1287 1345 1165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 53.40% 51.43% 50.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1007 1104 867
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Cognos
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Cognos
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Cognos
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £25,000 - 1
Potters Bar - 1 £44,000 -
Cognos
East of England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 30 (90.91%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (63.64%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (57.58%) SQL
4 16 (48.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 15 (45.45%) Finance
6 10 (30.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (27.27%) Business Objects
8 8 (24.24%) SAP
8 8 (24.24%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (24.24%) Degree
9 7 (21.21%) SAP Certification
9 7 (21.21%) IBM
9 7 (21.21%) Data Modelling
9 7 (21.21%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 6 (18.18%) Cognos Report Studio
10 6 (18.18%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
11 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (15.15%) Cognos Event Studio
11 5 (15.15%) Cognos Query Studio
11 5 (15.15%) Cognos Analysis Studio
12 4 (12.12%) Analytics
12 4 (12.12%) ActiveReports
12 4 (12.12%) Information Architecture
12 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (12.12%) QlikView
12 4 (12.12%) Service Management
12 4 (12.12%) T-SQL

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Project
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (48.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (63.64%) Data Warehouse
1 21 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (30.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (24.24%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (21.21%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 6 (18.18%) Cognos Report Studio
6 6 (18.18%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 5 (15.15%) Cognos Event Studio
7 5 (15.15%) Cognos Query Studio
7 5 (15.15%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 4 (12.12%) ActiveReports
8 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
8 4 (12.12%) QlikView
9 3 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
11 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (3.03%) Cognos Transformer
11 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects XI
11 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 15 (45.45%) Analyst
3 11 (33.33%) Business Developer
4 7 (21.21%) Business Objects Developer
4 7 (21.21%) Business Analyst
5 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Cognos Developer
7 4 (12.12%) Cognos BI Developer
7 4 (12.12%) Senior Business Objects Developer
7 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
7 4 (12.12%) Support Analyst
8 3 (9.09%) Applications Support
8 3 (9.09%) Data Analyst
8 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Analyst
9 2 (6.06%) Consultant
9 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 1 (3.03%) Developer Analyst
10 1 (3.03%) Business Consultant
10 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.03%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (90.91%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (21.21%) Data Modelling
3 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (12.12%) Service Management
4 4 (12.12%) Information Architecture
4 4 (12.12%) Analytics
5 3 (9.09%) System Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
5 3 (9.09%) Data Mapping
6 2 (6.06%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) ETL
6 2 (6.06%) Business Analytics
7 1 (3.03%) Master Data Management
7 1 (3.03%) Critical Success Factor
7 1 (3.03%) Project Management
7 1 (3.03%) Data Management
7 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Predictive Analytics
7 1 (3.03%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.06%) VBA
4 1 (3.03%) VB
4 1 (3.03%) PHP
4 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
2 7 (21.21%) SAP Certification
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Business Objects
2 8 (24.24%) SAP
3 7 (21.21%) IBM
4 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.06%) Tableau
6 1 (3.03%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle
6 1 (3.03%) Informatica
6 1 (3.03%) JDA
6 1 (3.03%) Manugistics
6 1 (3.03%) JD Edwards
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