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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 88 72 91
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +19
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 3 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.27% 1.67% 1.02%
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% 3.17% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 12
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
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
524 537 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 47.81% 52.80% 38.17%
Number of salaries quoted 387 412 390
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (58.33%) ITIL
1 7 (58.33%) Service Management
1 7 (58.33%) Business Analysis
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 6 (50.00%) SLA
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Logistics
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 6 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) MS Office
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 4 (33.33%) ADSL
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 4 (33.33%) EPoS
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (33.33%) Symantec
4 4 (33.33%) Blackberry
4 4 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (33.33%) WatchGuard
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (33.33%) Android
4 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (8.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) ADSL
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (8.33%) MS Access
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) IT Support
2 4 (33.33%) Senior IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) Release Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Architect
4 1 (8.33%) OSS Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) EPoS
1 4 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) Statistics
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (33.33%) Android
1 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
1 7 (58.33%) Service Management
1 7 (58.33%) Business Analysis
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 6 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (50.00%) Logistics
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (8.33%) eTOM
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (33.33%) Symantec
1 4 (33.33%) WatchGuard
1 4 (33.33%) Spiceworks
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Lotus