The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 109 123 119
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 4 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.27% 0.16% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% 0.42% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 4
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -24.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £35,000 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
Cognos
South East

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

Vendors Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
696 708 888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 46.37% 38.90% 47.72%
Number of salaries quoted 552 615 800
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Cognos
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Cognos
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Cognos
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 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
Oxford +18 3 £23,000 -54.00%
Cognos
South East

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
4 4 (28.57%) PhD
4 4 (28.57%) MS Office
4 4 (28.57%) VB
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle
4 4 (28.57%) XML
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Statistics
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 4 (28.57%) Economics
4 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
5 3 (21.43%) SLA
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco
6 2 (14.29%) MS Access
6 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 2 (14.29%) SOA
6 2 (14.29%) ETL
6 2 (14.29%) Windows
6 2 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (14.29%) Change Management
6 2 (14.29%) CMS
6 2 (14.29%) Primavera

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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%) CMS
1 2 (14.29%) Moodle
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (14.29%) MS Access
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle OWB
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Graduate
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
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Head of Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Head of Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) Head of IT
3 2 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (14.29%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Database Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 2 (14.29%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Economics
1 4 (28.57%) Statistics
1 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
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%) ITIL
1 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) SOA
3 2 (14.29%) ETL
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) Document Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Pair Programming
4 1 (7.14%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) VB
3 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) PhD
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) Informatica
2 2 (14.29%) Sage
2 2 (14.29%) Primavera
3 1 (7.14%) Open Text