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 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 141 121 153
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +32
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 5 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.21% 0.41% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.82% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 22
Average salary £47,500 £30,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% -31.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £27,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £43,250 £49,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 Hertfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1291 971 1506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 55.31% 49.72% 50.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1045 765 1163
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 2 October 2014.

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 2 October 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
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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
Watford -9 1 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Borehamwood - 1 £26,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £60,000 -
St Albans - 1 £45,000 -
Cognos
East of England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 13 (92.86%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (64.29%) Oracle
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Marketing
5 4 (28.57%) ETL
5 4 (28.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 4 (28.57%) Analytics
6 3 (21.43%) Business Objects
6 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
6 3 (21.43%) Retail
6 3 (21.43%) Data Management
6 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (14.29%) Degree
7 2 (14.29%) XML
7 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 2 (14.29%) .NET
7 2 (14.29%) SAS
7 2 (14.29%) Adobe
7 2 (14.29%) Customer Insight
7 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (14.29%) Logi Analytics
8 1 (7.14%) Social Media
8 1 (7.14%) TimesTen
8 1 (7.14%) SiteCatalyst
8 1 (7.14%) Change Control

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 2 (14.29%) SAS
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.14%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (7.14%) Data Mart
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.14%) ActiveReports
4 1 (7.14%) solidDB
4 1 (7.14%) TimesTen
4 1 (7.14%) Big Data
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.14%) Cognos Query Studio
4 1 (7.14%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (7.14%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (7.14%) DB2
4 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Marketing
3 3 (21.43%) Retail
4 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (7.14%) Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Electronics
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Data Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Information Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Business Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Cognos Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 2 (14.29%) MI Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Cognos BI Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Business Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Product Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Report Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) XSLT
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.14%) EPoS
2 1 (7.14%) DTV
2 1 (7.14%) Statistics
2 1 (7.14%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) ETL
2 4 (28.57%) Analytics
3 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
3 3 (21.43%) Data Management
3 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Customer Insight
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Web Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.14%) Data Mapping
5 1 (7.14%) Data Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Change Control
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) ERP
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Business Objects
4 2 (14.29%) Adobe
4 2 (14.29%) Logi Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (7.14%) Omniture
5 1 (7.14%) SAP
5 1 (7.14%) IBM
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