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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 67 77 79
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 9 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.26% 0.54% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 2.57% 1.41% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 3
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £50,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £50,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
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
350 354 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 49.16% 38.56% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 299 329 351
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Oxford

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (28.57%) MS Office
3 4 (28.57%) VB
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle
3 4 (28.57%) XML
3 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 4 (28.57%) PhD
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Statistics
3 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Economics
3 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
4 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) Informatica
4 3 (21.43%) Middleware
4 3 (21.43%) SOA
4 3 (21.43%) ETL
4 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (21.43%) SLA
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 3 (21.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (14.29%) Moodle
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle OWB
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Graduate
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Report Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Information Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Developer Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Research Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Report Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Head of Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Head of Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Head of IT
3 2 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Operations Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) XML
2 3 (21.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Economics
1 4 (28.57%) Statistics
1 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) SOA
2 3 (21.43%) ETL
2 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Content Management
4 1 (7.14%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) VB
3 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) PhD
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Informatica
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (7.14%) Sage
4 1 (7.14%) Primavera
4 1 (7.14%) Open Text