The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 5.14% - -
As % of the Vendors category 9.24% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
Cognos
UK

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

Vendors Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
119 87 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 55.61% 49.71% 68.55%
Number of salaries quoted 54 54 71
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,775 £16,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Cognos
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Cognos
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
County Antrim - 11 - -
Cognos
UK

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 (91.67%) ITIL
2 10 (83.33%) Apache
2 10 (83.33%) HTTP
2 10 (83.33%) DNS
2 10 (83.33%) Shell Script
2 10 (83.33%) Change Management
2 10 (83.33%) Management Information System
2 10 (83.33%) FileNet
2 10 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (75.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 9 (75.00%) Jython
3 9 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (75.00%) Data Security
3 9 (75.00%) IBM
4 8 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (66.67%) WebSphere
5 7 (58.33%) SPSS
6 6 (50.00%) Java
7 5 (41.67%) Tcl
7 5 (41.67%) Linux
8 4 (33.33%) DB2
8 4 (33.33%) Marketing
9 3 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (8.33%) Informatica
10 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
10 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
10 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 10 (83.33%) Apache
1 10 (83.33%) FileNet
2 9 (75.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 8 (66.67%) WebSphere
3 8 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (8.33%) SAS
4 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) SPSS
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) HTTP
1 10 (83.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) Spotfire
2 1 (8.33%) Pentaho
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Applications Support
2 5 (41.67%) Administrator
3 4 (33.33%) Applications Support Specialist
3 4 (33.33%) Applications Specialist
3 4 (33.33%) Support Specialist
4 3 (25.00%) Cognos Support
4 3 (25.00%) Cognos Administrator
5 2 (16.67%) Server Support
6 1 (8.33%) Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
6 1 (8.33%) Data Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) ITIL
2 10 (83.33%) Change Management
2 10 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (75.00%) Data Security
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Data Governance
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Master Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Shell Script
2 9 (75.00%) Jython
3 6 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) Tcl
5 1 (8.33%) R
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) VB
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Informatica
2 1 (8.33%) Tableau
2 1 (8.33%) Talend
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) SAP