The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Kent region.

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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 87 86 65
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -21
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 16 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.43% 0.57% 1.33%
As % of the Vendors category 2.68% 1.27% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 11
Average salary £35,000 £57,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.13% +64.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
597 473 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 53.21% 45.26% 50.24%
Number of salaries quoted 512 395 377
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cognos
South East

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Cognos
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Kent

Cognos
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Kent

Cognos
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
(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
Stansted -8 3 - -
Cognos
South East

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 11 (52.38%) IBM
1 11 (52.38%) Java
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (47.62%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (47.62%) Degree
3 9 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 9 (42.86%) ERP
3 9 (42.86%) Business Objects
4 8 (38.10%) Oracle
4 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
5 7 (33.33%) Lotus Domino
5 7 (33.33%) HTML
5 7 (33.33%) ODBC
5 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 7 (33.33%) Lotus
5 7 (33.33%) LotusScript
5 7 (33.33%) Formula Language
5 7 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 7 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 7 (33.33%) IBM Connections
5 7 (33.33%) XPages
6 6 (28.57%) Project Management
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
7 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
7 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
7 5 (23.81%) VBA
7 5 (23.81%) Data Modelling
7 5 (23.81%) Analytics

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 7 (33.33%) Lotus Domino
1 7 (33.33%) IBM Connections
2 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (23.81%) Spotfire
3 5 (23.81%) QlikView
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (19.05%) BODI
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (4.76%) MySQL
6 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (4.76%) Pentaho
6 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Developer Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Business Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Systems Support
7 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Business Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Systems Support Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Domino Developer
7 1 (4.76%) IFS Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) HTML
1 7 (33.33%) ODBC
1 7 (33.33%) XPages
2 4 (19.05%) JAX-WS
2 4 (19.05%) XML Schema
2 4 (19.05%) EJB
2 4 (19.05%) Web Services
2 4 (19.05%) XML
2 4 (19.05%) XSLT
2 4 (19.05%) JSF
2 4 (19.05%) JAXB
2 4 (19.05%) JMX
3 1 (4.76%) EDIFACT
3 1 (4.76%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 7 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 7 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 5 (23.81%) Visualisation
4 4 (19.05%) Mainframe
5 1 (4.76%) AS400
5 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (14.29%) Solaris
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (42.86%) ERP
3 6 (28.57%) Project Management
4 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
4 5 (23.81%) Data Modelling
4 5 (23.81%) Analytics
4 5 (23.81%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (19.05%) SOA
5 4 (19.05%) ETL
5 4 (19.05%) B2B
5 4 (19.05%) UML
5 4 (19.05%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.76%) Migration
7 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) CRM
7 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) Java
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (33.33%) LotusScript
2 7 (33.33%) Formula Language
3 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
3 5 (23.81%) VBA
4 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.76%) RPG
5 1 (4.76%) PHP
5 1 (4.76%) ActionScript
5 1 (4.76%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (4.76%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) IBM Certification
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) IBM
2 9 (42.86%) Business Objects
3 8 (38.10%) Oracle
4 7 (33.33%) Lotus
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 4 (19.05%) Informatica
7 3 (14.29%) Sun
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