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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 110 125 141
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +16
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 25 30 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.29% 1.23% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 2.58% 2.51% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 25 27 5
Median salary £52,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £25,000 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £49,000 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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
970 1197 1246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 49.87% 49.26% 52.03%
Number of salaries quoted 812 1000 1016
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing Cognos as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 August 2016.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Cognos
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +25 15 £52,500 +7.69%
Hemel Hempstead +2 8 £35,000 +40.00%
Cognos
East of England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT jobs citing Cognos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 24 (70.59%) Oracle
2 21 (61.76%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (55.88%) SQL
4 18 (52.94%) SAP
5 17 (50.00%) Finance
6 16 (47.06%) Management Information System
6 16 (47.06%) VBA
7 15 (44.12%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (44.12%) ETL
7 15 (44.12%) IBM
7 15 (44.12%) Degree
7 15 (44.12%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (41.18%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (41.18%) ETL Development
8 14 (41.18%) Power BI
8 14 (41.18%) MDX
8 14 (41.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (41.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (41.18%) Time Management
8 14 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (41.18%) Database Tuning
8 14 (41.18%) SAP BPC
8 14 (41.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (41.18%) Data Modelling
8 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
8 14 (41.18%) T-SQL
9 13 (38.24%) SAP BW
9 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
10 12 (35.29%) .NET
10 12 (35.29%) SOAP

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (41.18%) SAP BPC
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 5 (14.71%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (8.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (8.82%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (2.94%) Cognos Planning
6 1 (2.94%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) DNS
1 5 (14.71%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (41.18%) Power BI
2 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 14 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (41.18%) SQL Server 2012
2 14 (41.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 14 (41.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (38.24%) SAP BW
4 12 (35.29%) MS Access
4 12 (35.29%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.94%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (2.94%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 15 (44.12%) Developer
2 14 (41.18%) Analyst
3 12 (35.29%) Microsoft BI Developer
3 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Developer
4 9 (26.47%) Business Analyst
5 7 (20.59%) Data Analyst
6 6 (17.65%) Business Support Analyst
6 6 (17.65%) Support Analyst
7 5 (14.71%) Business Data Analyst
7 5 (14.71%) Data Business Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) Applications Manager
9 2 (5.88%) Applications Support
9 2 (5.88%) Applications Support Manager
9 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 2 (5.88%) ETL Developer
9 2 (5.88%) ITIL Manager
9 2 (5.88%) Support Manager
9 2 (5.88%) Systems Accountant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) MDX
2 12 (35.29%) .NET
2 12 (35.29%) REST
2 12 (35.29%) SOAP
2 12 (35.29%) Web Services
3 6 (17.65%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Management Information System
2 15 (44.12%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (35.29%) Computer Science
4 7 (20.59%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (44.12%) ETL
3 14 (41.18%) Data Modelling
3 14 (41.18%) Database Tuning
3 14 (41.18%) ETL Development
3 14 (41.18%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (41.18%) Time Management
4 12 (35.29%) Unit Testing
5 10 (29.41%) Logistics
6 7 (20.59%) Data Management
6 7 (20.59%) ERP
6 7 (20.59%) Master Data Management
7 6 (17.65%) Order to Cash
7 6 (17.65%) Procure-to-Pay
8 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
9 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
10 3 (8.82%) Financial Analysis
10 3 (8.82%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) SQL
2 16 (47.06%) VBA
3 14 (41.18%) T-SQL
4 12 (35.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) ACCA
3 2 (5.88%) CIMA
4 1 (2.94%) AAT
Vendors
1 24 (70.59%) Oracle
2 18 (52.94%) SAP
3 15 (44.12%) IBM
4 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
5 7 (20.59%) JD Edwards
5 7 (20.59%) JDA
5 7 (20.59%) Manugistics
6 5 (14.71%) Hyperion
7 3 (8.82%) Infor
7 3 (8.82%) Tableau
8 2 (5.88%) Anaplan
9 1 (2.94%) CODA
9 1 (2.94%) Informatica