The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 104 94 91
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 2 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.13% 0.083% 0.88%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.19% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 11
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +4.93%
Cognos
Buckinghamshire

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

Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
733 515 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 48.96% 42.74% 44.83%
Number of salaries quoted 590 413 490
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Cognos
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 7 (50.00%) SQL
1 7 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle
3 5 (35.71%) IBM
3 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (28.57%) Data Structures
4 4 (28.57%) MySQL
4 4 (28.57%) Change Management
4 4 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
5 3 (21.43%) MS Access
5 3 (21.43%) MS Office
5 3 (21.43%) Statistics
5 3 (21.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (14.29%) Brocade
6 2 (14.29%) Service Management
6 2 (14.29%) eTOM
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
6 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
6 2 (14.29%) Meraki

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
1 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (14.29%) SAP BPC
2 2 (14.29%) MFGPRO
2 2 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (7.14%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) WAN
1 2 (14.29%) DHCP
1 2 (14.29%) VPN
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
1 2 (14.29%) SAN
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 4 (28.57%) MySQL
2 4 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (21.43%) MS Access
4 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (14.29%) SAP BW
4 2 (14.29%) SAP BI
4 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (14.29%) SAP HANA
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Report Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Manager
4 2 (14.29%) SAP BW Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) SAP BI Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Network Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Senior SAP BW Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Senior SAP Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Senior SAP BI Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Architect
5 1 (7.14%) BSS Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) EDI
1 2 (14.29%) SAP XI
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (28.57%) Data Structures
2 3 (21.43%) Statistics
3 2 (14.29%) FMCG
3 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 2 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Android
1 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) eTOM
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) IBM
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Sun
3 2 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) Dell
3 2 (14.29%) EMC
3 2 (14.29%) CommVault
3 2 (14.29%) Lotus
3 2 (14.29%) Remedy
3 2 (14.29%) Mitel
3 2 (14.29%) Brocade
3 2 (14.29%) Business Objects
3 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Meraki
4 1 (7.14%) Logi Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Tableau