The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.98% - -
As % of the Vendors category 3.40% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £75,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -0.56%
Cognos
South East

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

Vendors Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
206 185 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 58.19% 54.25% 44.08%
Number of salaries quoted 173 124 115
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Cognos
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Middlesex

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (73.33%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (66.67%) Workflow
3 10 (66.67%) Data Management
3 10 (66.67%) Cognos TM1
3 10 (66.67%) Cognos Controller
3 10 (66.67%) MDX
3 10 (66.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 10 (66.67%) Kimball Methodology
4 9 (60.00%) Degree
4 9 (60.00%) Oracle
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 5 (33.33%) ERP
5 5 (33.33%) ETL
5 5 (33.33%) IBM
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (33.33%) Statistics
5 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (33.33%) Finance
5 5 (33.33%) CIMA
5 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 5 (33.33%) ACCA
5 5 (33.33%) Cognos Query Studio
5 5 (33.33%) Cognos Report Studio
5 5 (33.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 5 (33.33%) Cognos Transformer
5 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 5 (33.33%) Inmon Methodology

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Cognos TM1
1 10 (66.67%) Cognos Controller
1 10 (66.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (6.67%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (33.33%) Cognos Query Studio
2 5 (33.33%) Cognos Report Studio
2 5 (33.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Cognos Transformer
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (26.67%) RDBMS
3 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Administrator
1 10 (66.67%) Cognos Administrator
2 5 (33.33%) TM1 Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Systems Accountant
2 5 (33.33%) Cognos Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Head of Business Intelligence
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) MDX
2 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 5 (33.33%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (66.67%) Workflow
2 10 (66.67%) Data Management
2 10 (66.67%) Kimball Methodology
3 5 (33.33%) Inmon Methodology
3 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 5 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (33.33%) ERP
3 5 (33.33%) ETL
4 4 (26.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (26.67%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) ACCA
2 5 (33.33%) CIMA
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) IBM
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) SAP