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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 135 137 125
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 22 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.91% 0.28% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 1.79% 0.53% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 9
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £64,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
1228 1329 1103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 51.00% 53.72% 51.98%
Number of salaries quoted 972 1093 812
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £60,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 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 31 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 +5 11 £25,000 -58.33%
Watford +5 5 £49,000 +96.00% 1
Letchworth - 1 £32,500 -
Potters Bar - 1 £44,000 -
Cognos
East of England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 38 (90.48%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (66.67%) SQL
4 22 (52.38%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (35.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 13 (30.95%) QlikView
7 13 (30.95%) Finance
7 13 (30.95%) Degree
8 12 (28.57%) T-SQL
9 11 (26.19%) BusinessObjects
9 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (26.19%) Analytics
10 10 (23.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 10 (23.81%) Windows
11 9 (21.43%) Mathematics
12 8 (19.05%) IBM
13 7 (16.67%) SAP
13 7 (16.67%) SAP Certification
13 7 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 7 (16.67%) Business Analytics
14 6 (14.29%) Cognos Report Studio
14 6 (14.29%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 6 (14.29%) Cognos Event Studio
14 6 (14.29%) Retail
15 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
15 5 (11.90%) Data Modelling
15 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
15 5 (11.90%) Cognos Query Studio
15 5 (11.90%) Cognos Analysis Studio

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Project
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (35.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 22 (52.38%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 13 (30.95%) QlikView
5 11 (26.19%) BusinessObjects
5 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 6 (14.29%) Cognos Report Studio
7 6 (14.29%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 6 (14.29%) Cognos Event Studio
8 5 (11.90%) Cognos Query Studio
8 5 (11.90%) Cognos Analysis Studio
9 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
9 3 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (4.76%) ActiveReports
10 2 (4.76%) Big Data
10 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
11 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects XI
11 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (30.95%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 25 (59.52%) Analyst
2 18 (42.86%) Developer
3 16 (38.10%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 12 (28.57%) Support Analyst
5 11 (26.19%) Business Developer
6 8 (19.05%) Business Analyst
7 7 (16.67%) Business Objects Developer
8 6 (14.29%) Data Analyst
8 6 (14.29%) Cognos Developer
9 4 (9.52%) Senior Business Objects Developer
9 4 (9.52%) Senior Developer
10 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 3 (7.14%) Applications Support
10 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Analyst
11 2 (4.76%) Business Data Analyst
12 1 (2.38%) Cognos BI Developer
12 1 (2.38%) MI Analyst
12 1 (2.38%) Developer Analyst
12 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 1 (2.38%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Mathematics
2 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.38%) FMCG
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (90.48%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (26.19%) Analytics
3 7 (16.67%) Business Analytics
4 5 (11.90%) Information Architecture
4 5 (11.90%) Data Modelling
5 4 (9.52%) ETL
5 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.14%) System Testing
6 3 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
6 3 (7.14%) Data Mapping
7 2 (4.76%) Data Migration
7 2 (4.76%) Data Analysis
7 2 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (4.76%) Service Management
7 2 (4.76%) Migration
8 1 (2.38%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.38%) Data Management
8 1 (2.38%) Project Management
8 1 (2.38%) Predictive Analytics
8 1 (2.38%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 28 (66.67%) SQL
2 12 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.76%) VBA
4 2 (4.76%) Python
4 2 (4.76%) R
5 1 (2.38%) PHP
5 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Degree
2 7 (16.67%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) IBM
2 7 (16.67%) SAP
3 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.76%) Tableau
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle
5 1 (2.38%) Informatica
5 1 (2.38%) JDA
5 1 (2.38%) Manugistics
5 1 (2.38%) JD Edwards
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