The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank - - 85
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford - - 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category - - 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Cognos
Oxfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
300 335 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 40.98% 42.35% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 249 291 425
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Cognos
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Oxford

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) PhD
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Economics
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) Sage
2 1 (33.33%) Primavera
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) MS Access
2 1 (33.33%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Open Text
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) MS Access
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Graduate
2 2 (66.67%) Research Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Database Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Economics
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PhD
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Sage
2 1 (33.33%) Primavera
2 1 (33.33%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Open Text