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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cognos
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 124 117 122
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 7 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.35% 1.02% 1.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.76% 1.94% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 24
Median salary £40,000 £43,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% -8.42%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%

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
919 1081 1122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 45.79% 52.30% 54.33%
Number of salaries quoted 703 913 874
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -4 7 £40,000 -30.43%
Cognos
East of England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 20 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (64.00%) Oracle
3 13 (52.00%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (48.00%) SQL
4 12 (48.00%) VBA
4 12 (48.00%) SAP
4 12 (48.00%) Degree
4 12 (48.00%) SAP BPC
5 11 (44.00%) Database Tuning
5 11 (44.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (44.00%) SAP Data Services
5 11 (44.00%) REST
5 11 (44.00%) Computer Science
5 11 (44.00%) Unit Testing
5 11 (44.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (44.00%) Time Management
5 11 (44.00%) PowerShell
5 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (44.00%) MDX
5 11 (44.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (44.00%) SOAP
5 11 (44.00%) Web Services
5 11 (44.00%) .NET
5 11 (44.00%) T-SQL
5 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (44.00%) MS Access
5 11 (44.00%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (44.00%) IBM
5 11 (44.00%) Data Modelling

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 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (48.00%) SAP BPC
2 6 (24.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (4.00%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (4.00%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (4.00%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) DNS
1 11 (44.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (44.00%) MS Access
1 11 (44.00%) Power BI
1 11 (44.00%) SAP BW
1 11 (44.00%) SAP Data Services
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (16.00%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.00%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Analyst
2 12 (48.00%) Support Analyst
3 11 (44.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 11 (44.00%) Developer
3 11 (44.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
3 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 8 (32.00%) Applications Support
4 8 (32.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (20.00%) Data Analyst
6 4 (16.00%) Business Analyst
6 4 (16.00%) Business Data Analyst
6 4 (16.00%) Business Support Analyst
6 4 (16.00%) Cognos Support
6 4 (16.00%) Data Business Analyst
7 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Support Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Support Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Systems Accountant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) .NET
1 11 (44.00%) MDX
1 11 (44.00%) REST
1 11 (44.00%) SOAP
1 11 (44.00%) Web Services
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (44.00%) Computer Science
2 11 (44.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (16.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (44.00%) Data Modelling
2 11 (44.00%) Database Tuning
2 11 (44.00%) ETL
2 11 (44.00%) ETL Development
2 11 (44.00%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (44.00%) Time Management
2 11 (44.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (20.00%) ERP
3 5 (20.00%) Logistics
4 4 (16.00%) Data Management
4 4 (16.00%) Master Data Management
4 4 (16.00%) Order to Cash
4 4 (16.00%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (4.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Financial Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) SQL
1 12 (48.00%) VBA
2 11 (44.00%) PowerShell
2 11 (44.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) ACCA
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Oracle
2 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (48.00%) SAP
3 11 (44.00%) IBM
4 4 (16.00%) JD Edwards
4 4 (16.00%) JDA
4 4 (16.00%) Manugistics
5 1 (4.00%) CODA
5 1 (4.00%) Hyperion
5 1 (4.00%) Infor
5 1 (4.00%) Tableau