The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 47 52 39
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 3 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.04% 2.10% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 1.69% 4.13% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 1
Average salary £30,000 £41,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.71% +38.33%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
Cognos
Hampshire

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

Vendors Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
177 218 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 61.25% 50.93% 50.90%
Number of salaries quoted 158 183 108
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Cognos
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (57.14%) ETL
5 3 (42.86%) EDI
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle
5 3 (42.86%) Agresso
5 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 3 (42.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (42.86%) Analytics
6 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
6 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
6 2 (28.57%) JIRA
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (28.57%) WebFOCUS
6 2 (28.57%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
6 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
6 2 (28.57%) FTP
7 1 (14.29%) C#
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 1 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (14.29%) SAS
7 1 (14.29%) .NET
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 1 (14.29%) SAP
7 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 1 (14.29%) MS Excel

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Agresso
1 3 (42.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (28.57%) WebFOCUS
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) QlikView
3 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (14.29%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (14.29%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Support
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Business Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Recruitment Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) IT Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) IT Recruitment Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Recruitment Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Report Writer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) EDI
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) ETL
3 3 (42.86%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) TIBCO
2 1 (14.29%) Logi Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Tableau
2 1 (14.29%) Alteryx