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 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 - 121 135
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.058% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.14% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
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
627 714 917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 41.63% 41.54% 45.06%
Number of salaries quoted 497 633 829
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
3 4 (50.00%) VB
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) MS Office
3 4 (50.00%) PhD
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) Economics
3 4 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (50.00%) Statistics
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) MS Access
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) Sage
4 2 (25.00%) Primavera
4 2 (25.00%) CMS
4 2 (25.00%) Document Management
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (12.50%) SLA

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) CMS
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) MS Access
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Graduate
2 4 (50.00%) Research Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Report Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Database Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (25.00%) Report Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Information Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Economics
1 4 (50.00%) Statistics
1 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Document Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) PhD
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Sage
2 2 (25.00%) Primavera
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (12.50%) Open Text