The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 130 138 127
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 7 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.37% 0.36% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 0.69% 0.73% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 13
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -
Cognos
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1015 1240 1286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 53.39% 50.12% 53.29%
Number of salaries quoted 839 859 911
Average salary £50,000 £45,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.89% -3.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Cognos
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Reading

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 17 (80.95%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (76.19%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (76.19%) Degree
3 15 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (71.43%) BusinessObjects
4 14 (66.67%) Finance
4 14 (66.67%) TOGAF
5 12 (57.14%) Banking
5 12 (57.14%) Telecoms
5 12 (57.14%) DataStage
5 12 (57.14%) ISEB
5 12 (57.14%) ETL
5 12 (57.14%) Zachman Framework
6 4 (19.05%) Oracle
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
7 3 (14.29%) Unix
7 3 (14.29%) Windows
7 3 (14.29%) Linux
7 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 3 (14.29%) Perl
7 3 (14.29%) SQL
7 3 (14.29%) Cisco
7 3 (14.29%) Project Management
7 3 (14.29%) Firewall
7 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
7 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (14.29%) Zenoss
7 3 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 3 (14.29%) Performance Management

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (9.52%) MoSes
3 1 (4.76%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (4.76%) HFM
3 1 (4.76%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (76.19%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (71.43%) BusinessObjects
3 12 (57.14%) DataStage
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
5 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
6 1 (4.76%) ActiveReports
6 1 (4.76%) Cognos Framework Manager
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 12 (57.14%) Banking
2 12 (57.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Architect
2 12 (57.14%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 12 (57.14%) Data Warehouse Architect
3 8 (38.10%) Data Architect
4 6 (28.57%) Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Capacity Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 2 (9.52%) Cognos Business Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) IT Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Lead Business Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Cognos Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Cognos Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Data Integration
1 2 (9.52%) Reference Data
2 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
1 3 (14.29%) Unix
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
1 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (66.67%) TOGAF
4 12 (57.14%) ETL
4 12 (57.14%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) Capacity Management
5 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 3 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) Analytics
6 2 (9.52%) Data Management
6 2 (9.52%) Data Virtualisation
6 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
7 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
7 1 (4.76%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (4.76%) Service Management
7 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) Perl
1 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) Degree
2 12 (57.14%) ISEB
3 1 (4.76%) ACCA
3 1 (4.76%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Casewise
3 2 (9.52%) Informatica
3 2 (9.52%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (4.76%) Hyperion
4 1 (4.76%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) SAP