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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within IBM Cognos.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 125 135 125
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 4 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.23% 0.35% 0.70%
As % of the Vendors category 0.44% 0.67% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 13
Median salary - £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.59% -3.33%
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
904 1188 1238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 51.86% 51.79% 51.28%
Number of salaries quoted 718 862 852
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,263 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Cognos as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing Cognos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 16 (84.21%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (78.95%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (78.95%) BusinessObjects
2 15 (78.95%) Degree
3 14 (73.68%) TOGAF
3 14 (73.68%) Finance
4 13 (68.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (63.16%) ISEB
5 12 (63.16%) DataStage
5 12 (63.16%) ETL
5 12 (63.16%) Banking
5 12 (63.16%) Telecoms
5 12 (63.16%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.79%) Firewall
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco
6 3 (15.79%) Perl
6 3 (15.79%) SQL
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
6 3 (15.79%) Unix
6 3 (15.79%) Windows
6 3 (15.79%) Linux
6 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
6 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (15.79%) Zenoss
6 3 (15.79%) Capacity Management
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
6 3 (15.79%) Performance Management

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MoSes
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) BusinessObjects
1 15 (78.95%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (63.16%) DataStage
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
4 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
5 1 (5.26%) ActiveReports
5 1 (5.26%) Cognos Framework Manager
General
1 14 (73.68%) Finance
2 12 (63.16%) Banking
2 12 (63.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Architect
2 12 (63.16%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 12 (63.16%) Data Warehouse Architect
3 8 (42.11%) Data Architect
4 4 (21.05%) Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Capacity Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) IT Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Lead
7 1 (5.26%) Cognos Business Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Cognos Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Cognos Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Lead Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Data Integration
1 2 (10.53%) Reference Data
2 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
1 3 (15.79%) Unix
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (73.68%) TOGAF
3 13 (68.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (63.16%) ETL
4 12 (63.16%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (15.79%) Capacity Management
5 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (15.79%) Performance Management
6 2 (10.53%) Analytics
6 2 (10.53%) Data Management
6 2 (10.53%) Data Virtualisation
6 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
7 1 (5.26%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (5.26%) ITIL
7 1 (5.26%) Scrum
7 1 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Perl
1 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) Degree
2 12 (63.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Casewise
2 2 (10.53%) Informatica
2 2 (10.53%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (5.26%) IBM