The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 308 321 276
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -45
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 389 355 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.85% 0.80% 0.96%
As % of the Vendors category 1.83% 1.73% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 294 290 420
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
Cognos
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21258 20518 23599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.43% 46.10% 46.86%
Number of salaries quoted 17487 17164 20141
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in London

Cognos
Salary Trend in London

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

Cognos Salary Trend in London

Cognos
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the London region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Cognos Salary Histogram in London

Cognos
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the London region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
City of London +3 87 £55,000 - 18
Docklands, London - 43 £70,000 -
Canary Wharf +23 8 £57,500 -32.35%
Paddington - 3 - -
Uxbridge - 2 £65,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £27,500 -
Mitcham - 1 £44,000 -
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 662 (75.83%) Business Intelligence
2 466 (53.38%) SQL
3 452 (51.78%) Finance
4 391 (44.79%) Oracle
5 361 (41.35%) ETL
6 350 (40.09%) Data Warehouse
7 304 (34.82%) SQL Server
8 284 (32.53%) Business Objects
9 269 (30.81%) QlikView
10 222 (25.43%) Data Modelling
11 216 (24.74%) IBM
12 200 (22.91%) Analytics
13 185 (21.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 184 (21.08%) Microsoft
15 176 (20.16%) MS Excel
16 174 (19.93%) Cognos TM1
17 163 (18.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 163 (18.67%) Tableau
18 157 (17.98%) SAP
19 156 (17.87%) MicroStrategy
20 145 (16.61%) Analytical Skills
21 134 (15.35%) Agile Software Development
22 132 (15.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
23 130 (14.89%) Data Management
24 125 (14.32%) Informatica
25 116 (13.29%) Oracle Database
26 112 (12.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
27 111 (12.71%) Degree
28 109 (12.49%) Project Management
29 97 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 96 (11.00%) SAS
2 57 (6.53%) SharePoint
3 25 (2.86%) Apache
4 22 (2.52%) BizTalk Server
5 15 (1.72%) Tomcat
6 12 (1.37%) WebLogic
7 9 (1.03%) GlassFish
8 7 (0.80%) WebSphere
8 7 (0.80%) IIS
9 2 (0.23%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.23%) LiveLink
9 2 (0.23%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.11%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.11%) Documentum
Applications
1 176 (20.16%) MS Excel
2 46 (5.27%) MS Office
3 44 (5.04%) SPSS
4 32 (3.67%) PowerPivot
5 13 (1.49%) MS Visio
6 12 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (0.69%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.46%) OmniGraffle
9 3 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.23%) Stata
11 1 (0.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 174 (19.93%) Cognos TM1
2 132 (15.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 33 (3.78%) Cognos Controller
4 30 (3.44%) SAP BPC
5 25 (2.86%) Cognos Planning
6 24 (2.75%) Hyperion Planning
6 24 (2.75%) HFM
7 15 (1.72%) SAP MDM
8 13 (1.49%) Oracle Applications
9 12 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
9 12 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
10 11 (1.26%) Dynamics NAV
11 5 (0.57%) Dynamics GP
11 5 (0.57%) Algo Collateral
11 5 (0.57%) FRx
12 4 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 3 (0.34%) WebTrends
13 3 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
14 2 (0.23%) SAP InfiniteInsight
14 2 (0.23%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.23%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.57%) LDAP
1 5 (0.57%) Internet
2 4 (0.46%) HTTP
3 3 (0.34%) PPP
3 3 (0.34%) Firewall
3 3 (0.34%) SAN
4 2 (0.23%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.23%) LAN
4 2 (0.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 350 (40.09%) Data Warehouse
2 304 (34.82%) SQL Server
3 269 (30.81%) QlikView
4 185 (21.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 163 (18.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 116 (13.29%) Oracle Database
7 112 (12.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 95 (10.88%) OLAP
8 95 (10.88%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 93 (10.65%) Cognos Report Studio
10 86 (9.85%) Relational Database
10 86 (9.85%) Oracle BI EE
11 76 (8.71%) Oracle ODI
12 74 (8.48%) Big Data
13 73 (8.36%) Crystal Reports
14 69 (7.90%) BusinessObjects
15 63 (7.22%) Oracle Database 11g
16 60 (6.87%) DataStage
17 54 (6.19%) Oracle Reports
18 48 (5.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 40 (4.58%) Toad
2 25 (2.86%) Talend Open Studio
3 18 (2.06%) ERwin
4 15 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (1.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 13 (1.49%) Oracle APEX
7 7 (0.80%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.34%) Ant
8 3 (0.34%) LoadRunner
8 3 (0.34%) Subversion
9 2 (0.23%) PVCS
9 2 (0.23%) WinRunner
10 1 (0.11%) Introscope
10 1 (0.11%) JMeter
10 1 (0.11%) JIRA
10 1 (0.11%) Selenium
10 1 (0.11%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.11%) Visual Composer
10 1 (0.11%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.11%) Concordion
General
1 452 (51.78%) Finance
2 88 (10.08%) Banking
3 84 (9.62%) Retail
4 68 (7.79%) Marketing
5 48 (5.50%) Pharmaceutical
6 30 (3.44%) Investment Banking
7 29 (3.32%) Games
8 27 (3.09%) Telecoms
9 21 (2.41%) Advertising
9 21 (2.41%) Front Office
10 19 (2.18%) Automotive
11 15 (1.72%) French Language
11 15 (1.72%) German Language
11 15 (1.72%) Italian Language
11 15 (1.72%) Spanish Language
12 10 (1.15%) General Ledger
13 9 (1.03%) Law
14 8 (0.92%) Publishing
14 8 (0.92%) Manufacturing
15 7 (0.80%) Legal
Job Titles
1 243 (27.84%) Developer
2 225 (25.77%) Analyst
3 143 (16.38%) Consultant
4 121 (13.86%) Architect
5 108 (12.37%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 101 (11.57%) Business Analyst
7 50 (5.73%) Cognos Developer
8 48 (5.50%) Business Developer
9 46 (5.27%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 41 (4.70%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 39 (4.47%) Systems Analyst
11 39 (4.47%) ETL Developer
11 39 (4.47%) Business Intelligence Manager
12 35 (4.01%) Business Intelligence Architect
13 34 (3.89%) Business Manager
13 34 (3.89%) Solutions Architect
14 33 (3.78%) Data Analyst
15 32 (3.67%) Junior
16 26 (2.98%) Senior Developer
16 26 (2.98%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (5.96%) .NET
2 35 (4.01%) MDX
3 30 (3.44%) Web Services
4 18 (2.06%) Middleware
5 13 (1.49%) XML
6 12 (1.37%) HTML
7 9 (1.03%) EJB
7 9 (1.03%) XSLT
7 9 (1.03%) JMX
7 9 (1.03%) JSF
7 9 (1.03%) XML Schema
7 9 (1.03%) JAXB
7 9 (1.03%) JAX-WS
8 6 (0.69%) HTML5
8 6 (0.69%) ASP.NET
9 5 (0.57%) J2EE
10 2 (0.23%) JSP
10 2 (0.23%) Servlets
10 2 (0.23%) SOAP
10 2 (0.23%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 145 (16.61%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (8.59%) Visualisation
3 71 (8.13%) Management Information System
4 70 (8.02%) Computer Science
5 34 (3.89%) Data Integration
6 33 (3.78%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (1.83%) Data Conversion
8 15 (1.72%) PMI
8 15 (1.72%) Replication
9 10 (1.15%) Mainframe
9 10 (1.15%) Blog
10 7 (0.80%) NHS
11 6 (0.69%) Mathematics
11 6 (0.69%) User Experience
12 5 (0.57%) SWIFT
12 5 (0.57%) Online Games
12 5 (0.57%) Data Protection Act
13 4 (0.46%) Statistics
14 3 (0.34%) Clustering
14 3 (0.34%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 85 (9.74%) Windows
2 30 (3.44%) Linux
3 25 (2.86%) Windows XP
4 15 (1.72%) UNIX
5 13 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (1.03%) Solaris
7 6 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.23%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.11%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.11%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 662 (75.83%) Business Intelligence
2 361 (41.35%) ETL
3 222 (25.43%) Data Modelling
4 200 (22.91%) Analytics
5 134 (15.35%) Agile Software Development
6 130 (14.89%) Data Management
7 109 (12.49%) Project Management
8 97 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
9 93 (10.65%) Performance Tuning
10 90 (10.31%) Data Governance
11 86 (9.85%) Data Analysis
12 80 (9.16%) Change Management
13 69 (7.90%) Data Architecture
14 55 (6.30%) Performance Management
14 55 (6.30%) Business Analysis
14 55 (6.30%) Master Data Management
15 53 (6.07%) Information Management
16 49 (5.61%) Unit Testing
17 46 (5.27%) Migration
18 44 (5.04%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 466 (53.38%) SQL
2 68 (7.79%) Java
3 61 (6.99%) T-SQL
4 46 (5.27%) C#
5 37 (4.24%) VB
6 30 (3.44%) VBA
7 28 (3.21%) VB.NET
7 28 (3.21%) PL/SQL
8 27 (3.09%) C++
9 20 (2.29%) R
10 16 (1.83%) PHP
11 15 (1.72%) C
12 11 (1.26%) MATLAB
13 9 (1.03%) JavaScript
14 4 (0.46%) VBScript
14 4 (0.46%) Python
15 3 (0.34%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.34%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.34%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
16 2 (0.23%) X++
Qualifications
1 111 (12.71%) Degree
2 22 (2.52%) ACCA
2 22 (2.52%) CIMA
3 16 (1.83%) PMI Certification
4 15 (1.72%) MBA
5 5 (0.57%) AAT
6 4 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.23%) CCNA
7 2 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.23%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.11%) CFA
8 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.11%) ISEB
8 1 (0.11%) PMP
8 1 (0.11%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.50%) QA
2 31 (3.55%) Data Quality
3 9 (1.03%) SLA
4 4 (0.46%) GAAP
5 3 (0.34%) FATCA
5 3 (0.34%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.11%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 15 (1.72%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.34%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.23%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.11%) HDFS
5 1 (0.11%) GPFS
5 1 (0.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (1.03%) OpenSSO
2 5 (0.57%) HP SiteScope
2 5 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.11%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 391 (44.79%) Oracle
2 284 (32.53%) Business Objects
3 216 (24.74%) IBM
4 184 (21.08%) Microsoft
5 163 (18.67%) Tableau
6 157 (17.98%) SAP
7 156 (17.87%) MicroStrategy
8 125 (14.32%) Informatica
9 74 (8.48%) Hyperion
10 53 (6.07%) Teradata
11 48 (5.50%) PeopleSoft
12 35 (4.01%) CODA
13 27 (3.09%) Ab Initio
14 25 (2.86%) Talend
15 23 (2.63%) Netezza
16 22 (2.52%) Sybase
17 19 (2.18%) JBoss
17 19 (2.18%) Adobe
17 19 (2.18%) Sun
17 19 (2.18%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: £80000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: £70000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + great benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
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London
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Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Maximum £40,000 plus discretionary b
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £56,000 to £58,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
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