The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 272 270 220
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -50
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 190 207 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.89% 0.87% 1.14%
As % of the Vendors category 1.75% 1.82% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 171 177 209
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £33,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Cognos
England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10874 11376 11679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.73% 48.07% 51.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8562 8944 9462
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Cognos
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Cognos Salary Trend in the South East

Cognos
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Cognos Salary Histogram in the South East

Cognos
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
Hampshire +36 81 £44,500 +7.22% 4
Surrey +2 46 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Berkshire -21 42 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +6 11 £52,500 - 4
Middlesex +9 4 £33,000 -
Oxfordshire +6 4 £44,750 +2.28%
East Sussex -18 3 £50,000 -
West Sussex +2 2 £43,750 -45.31% 1
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 275 (75.55%) Business Intelligence
2 200 (54.95%) SQL
3 168 (46.15%) Oracle
4 151 (41.48%) Finance
5 131 (35.99%) Data Warehouse
6 127 (34.89%) Microsoft
7 123 (33.79%) SQL Server
8 114 (31.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 103 (28.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 96 (26.37%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 94 (25.82%) IBM
12 93 (25.55%) T-SQL
13 89 (24.45%) MS Excel
14 88 (24.18%) SharePoint
15 82 (22.53%) Data Modelling
16 81 (22.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
17 75 (20.60%) PowerPivot
18 69 (18.96%) ETL
19 68 (18.68%) Microsoft Power View
20 64 (17.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 64 (17.58%) VBA
21 62 (17.03%) Degree
22 59 (16.21%) Management Information System
23 55 (15.11%) HTML
24 52 (14.29%) C#
24 52 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
25 48 (13.19%) SAP
26 46 (12.64%) Project Management
27 45 (12.36%) Business Objects
28 43 (11.81%) Agile Software Development

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 88 (24.18%) SharePoint
2 36 (9.89%) SAS
3 12 (3.30%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (1.65%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.55%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.55%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.55%) Oracle UPK
5 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.27%) IBM Connections
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.27%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 89 (24.45%) MS Excel
2 75 (20.60%) PowerPivot
3 26 (7.14%) SPSS
4 13 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (3.02%) MS Office
6 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 81 (22.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 34 (9.34%) Cognos TM1
3 9 (2.47%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (1.10%) ResourceLink
4 4 (1.10%) Hyperion Planning
4 4 (1.10%) SAP PS
5 3 (0.82%) Agresso
6 2 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.55%) MFGPRO
6 2 (0.55%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 2 (0.55%) Cognos Planning
6 2 (0.55%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.27%) ProductWriter
7 1 (0.27%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.82%) SaaS
3 2 (0.55%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.20%) SAN
2 6 (1.65%) NAS
3 4 (1.10%) Internet
3 4 (1.10%) LAN
4 3 (0.82%) SNMP
4 3 (0.82%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.55%) VPN
5 2 (0.55%) DNS
5 2 (0.55%) WAN
5 2 (0.55%) DHCP
5 2 (0.55%) FTP
5 2 (0.55%) Firewall
5 2 (0.55%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (35.99%) Data Warehouse
2 123 (33.79%) SQL Server
3 114 (31.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 103 (28.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 96 (26.37%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 68 (18.68%) Microsoft Power View
7 64 (17.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 31 (8.52%) Cognos Report Studio
9 28 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
10 27 (7.42%) Star Schema
11 22 (6.04%) Data Mart
12 21 (5.77%) Oracle BI EE
12 21 (5.77%) PerformancePoint
13 20 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
13 20 (5.49%) Relational Database
14 19 (5.22%) Cognos Metric Studio
15 16 (4.40%) BusinessObjects
16 15 (4.12%) RDBMS
17 14 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
18 13 (3.57%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 26 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 24 (6.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (2.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 7 (1.92%) Toad
5 6 (1.65%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (0.55%) PeopleTools
6 2 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.55%) Subversion
6 2 (0.55%) Maven
6 2 (0.55%) JIRA
7 1 (0.27%) ERwin
General
1 151 (41.48%) Finance
2 11 (3.02%) Marketing
3 9 (2.47%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (1.65%) Banking
5 6 (1.65%) Retail
6 5 (1.37%) Advertising
7 3 (0.82%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.55%) Games
9 1 (0.27%) Law
9 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 164 (45.05%) Developer
2 111 (30.49%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 74 (20.33%) Cognos Developer
4 66 (18.13%) Report Developer
5 62 (17.03%) Analyst
6 46 (12.64%) Consultant
7 41 (11.26%) Cognos BI Developer
8 35 (9.62%) Business Analyst
9 27 (7.42%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 26 (7.14%) Architect
11 22 (6.04%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 21 (5.77%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 20 (5.49%) Project Manager
14 18 (4.95%) Cognos Consultant
15 16 (4.40%) Business Intelligence Manager
16 14 (3.85%) Microsoft Developer
17 13 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
17 13 (3.57%) Business Developer
18 12 (3.30%) SQL Developer
18 12 (3.30%) SPSS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (15.11%) HTML
2 42 (11.54%) CSS
3 28 (7.69%) .NET
4 23 (6.32%) Web Services
5 18 (4.95%) XML
6 12 (3.30%) .NET Framework
7 11 (3.02%) ASP.NET
8 8 (2.20%) EDI
9 6 (1.65%) J2EE
9 6 (1.65%) WCF
10 3 (0.82%) JSON
10 3 (0.82%) REST
10 3 (0.82%) SOAP
11 2 (0.55%) Oracle ADF
11 2 (0.55%) Spring
11 2 (0.55%) WebCenter
12 1 (0.27%) HTML5
12 1 (0.27%) XPages
12 1 (0.27%) jQuery
12 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 59 (16.21%) Management Information System
2 52 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 20 (5.49%) Computer Science
5 19 (5.22%) Visualisation
6 16 (4.40%) Data Integration
7 12 (3.30%) Mainframe
8 9 (2.47%) Statistics
9 7 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.10%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.10%) Economics
10 4 (1.10%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.82%) Data Extraction
11 3 (0.82%) PKI
11 3 (0.82%) AS400
12 2 (0.55%) Replication
12 2 (0.55%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.55%) PMI
12 2 (0.55%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.55%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 14 (3.85%) Windows
2 12 (3.30%) UNIX
3 7 (1.92%) Linux
4 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.55%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (75.55%) Business Intelligence
2 82 (22.53%) Data Modelling
3 69 (18.96%) ETL
4 46 (12.64%) Project Management
5 43 (11.81%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (10.71%) Data Management
7 38 (10.44%) Analytics
8 36 (9.89%) Coaching
9 32 (8.79%) Dimensional Modelling
10 30 (8.24%) Master Data Management
11 28 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
12 24 (6.59%) Data Architecture
13 23 (6.32%) Release Management
13 23 (6.32%) Data Analysis
14 19 (5.22%) Technical Architecture
15 17 (4.67%) Mentoring
16 16 (4.40%) Enterprise Architecture
16 16 (4.40%) Business Analysis
17 15 (4.12%) Resource Management
18 14 (3.85%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 200 (54.95%) SQL
2 93 (25.55%) T-SQL
3 64 (17.58%) VBA
4 52 (14.29%) C#
5 22 (6.04%) Java
6 18 (4.95%) PL/SQL
7 6 (1.65%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.37%) R
8 5 (1.37%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.82%) Python
10 2 (0.55%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.55%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.55%) Perl
11 1 (0.27%) PHP
11 1 (0.27%) C
11 1 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 62 (17.03%) Degree
2 4 (1.10%) SC Cleared
2 4 (1.10%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.55%) ISEB
3 2 (0.55%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.27%) IBM Certification
4 1 (0.27%) CIPD
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.27%) MCSE
4 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.47%) QA
1 9 (2.47%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.10%) SLA
3 2 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.55%) GxP
System Software
1 9 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.65%) vCloud
3 5 (1.37%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.82%) OpenView
1 3 (0.82%) Tivoli
1 3 (0.82%) Netcool
1 3 (0.82%) Nagios
1 3 (0.82%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 168 (46.15%) Oracle
2 127 (34.89%) Microsoft
3 94 (25.82%) IBM
4 48 (13.19%) SAP
5 45 (12.36%) Business Objects
6 38 (10.44%) Tableau
7 12 (3.30%) MicroStrategy
8 9 (2.47%) VMware
8 9 (2.47%) TIBCO
9 8 (2.20%) Informatica
9 8 (2.20%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (2.20%) HP
10 7 (1.92%) Hyperion
11 5 (1.37%) Avaya
11 5 (1.37%) Genesys
11 5 (1.37%) Siebel
11 5 (1.37%) Teradata
11 5 (1.37%) webMethods
12 4 (1.10%) Birst
12 4 (1.10%) JD Edwards
Wokingham, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Tremendous career growth
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gerrards Cross
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Duke Hudson
Salary: £0 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 per annum + grat bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum + Car, Pension, Private Health Cover
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + market leading benefits + bonus package
Posted: 7 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
BAE Systems
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + 36 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: 16 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + 36 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: 16 days ago
Staines
Bupa
Posted: 18 days ago