The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South East region.

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

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 298 240 266
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +26
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 159 213 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.70% 0.96% 0.80%
As % of the Vendors category 1.40% 1.91% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 125 170 167
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11367 11134 11387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.06% 50.27% 49.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8891 9044 9617
Average salary £42,750 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,503 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cognos
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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 0 52 £45,000 +3.44% 4
West Sussex +5 27 £65,000 +73.33% 3
Berkshire -24 22 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Kent +1 15 £35,000 -39.13% 1
Buckinghamshire -5 15 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Oxfordshire -2 11 £30,000 -40.00%
Surrey -19 8 £37,500 -16.66% 2
East Sussex -16 4 £47,500 -13.63%
Thames Valley - 2 £45,000 -
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 276 (75.62%) Business Intelligence
2 178 (48.77%) SQL
3 149 (40.82%) SQL Server
4 144 (39.45%) Oracle
5 141 (38.63%) Data Warehouse
6 120 (32.88%) ETL
7 112 (30.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 104 (28.49%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 95 (26.03%) Finance
10 94 (25.75%) IBM
11 81 (22.19%) Cognos Report Studio
12 80 (21.92%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 74 (20.27%) Business Objects
14 72 (19.73%) Microsoft
15 67 (18.36%) Data Modelling
16 63 (17.26%) Cognos Transformer
17 58 (15.89%) Degree
18 50 (13.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 46 (12.60%) T-SQL
20 43 (11.78%) MS Excel
21 40 (10.96%) Cognos TM1
22 36 (9.86%) Project Management
22 36 (9.86%) JavaScript
23 35 (9.59%) Star Schema
24 34 (9.32%) Windows
25 33 (9.04%) Agile Software Development
26 32 (8.77%) Release Management
27 31 (8.49%) Relational Database
27 31 (8.49%) Oracle EBS
28 30 (8.22%) UNIX

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 19 (5.21%) SAS
2 12 (3.29%) Tomcat
3 9 (2.47%) IBM Connections
4 7 (1.92%) OpenStack
4 7 (1.92%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.64%) Lotus Domino
6 5 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (0.82%) Quickr
7 3 (0.82%) WebSphere Portal
7 3 (0.82%) FileNet
7 3 (0.82%) WebSphere Process Server
7 3 (0.82%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.55%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.55%) MQSeries
8 2 (0.55%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.55%) iPlanet
8 2 (0.55%) nginx
8 2 (0.55%) Moodle
8 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 43 (11.78%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (3.56%) SPSS
4 12 (3.29%) MS Office
5 10 (2.74%) MS Project
6 3 (0.82%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 80 (21.92%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 40 (10.96%) Cognos TM1
3 31 (8.49%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (3.01%) Oracle ERP
4 11 (3.01%) Cognos Planning
5 9 (2.47%) Cognos Controller
6 4 (1.10%) Maximo
7 2 (0.55%) Agresso
7 2 (0.55%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.55%) ResourceLink
7 2 (0.55%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.27%) ProductWriter
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.37%) SaaS
2 4 (1.10%) Office 365
3 2 (0.55%) Heroku
3 2 (0.55%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.55%) Google App Engine
3 2 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.11%) Internet
2 9 (2.47%) NAS
3 7 (1.92%) SAN
4 4 (1.10%) 3G
4 4 (1.10%) Broadband
5 3 (0.82%) LAN
5 3 (0.82%) WAN
5 3 (0.82%) LDAP
6 2 (0.55%) ADSL
6 2 (0.55%) Firewall
6 2 (0.55%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (0.55%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (40.82%) SQL Server
2 141 (38.63%) Data Warehouse
3 112 (30.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 104 (28.49%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 81 (22.19%) Cognos Report Studio
6 63 (17.26%) Cognos Transformer
7 50 (13.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 35 (9.59%) Star Schema
9 31 (8.49%) Relational Database
10 29 (7.95%) QlikView
11 28 (7.67%) Cognos Query Studio
11 28 (7.67%) Cognos Analysis Studio
12 27 (7.40%) DB2
13 26 (7.12%) Data Mart
14 25 (6.85%) RDBMS
14 25 (6.85%) Oracle ODI
15 24 (6.58%) SQL Server 2008
16 20 (5.48%) OLAP
16 20 (5.48%) DataStage
17 19 (5.21%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 19 (5.21%) Toad
2 17 (4.66%) QuickTest Pro
3 15 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.64%) ERwin
5 3 (0.82%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.55%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.55%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.55%) PhantomJS
6 2 (0.55%) Sinon.JS
6 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 95 (26.03%) Finance
2 18 (4.93%) Telecoms
2 18 (4.93%) Retail
3 15 (4.11%) Banking
3 15 (4.11%) Advertising
4 6 (1.64%) Marketing
5 5 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.10%) Aerospace
7 3 (0.82%) Electronics
8 2 (0.55%) Back Office
8 2 (0.55%) Publishing
8 2 (0.55%) Military
8 2 (0.55%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 123 (33.70%) Developer
2 66 (18.08%) Analyst
3 56 (15.34%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 51 (13.97%) Cognos Developer
5 37 (10.14%) Consultant
6 34 (9.32%) Architect
7 33 (9.04%) Cognos BI Developer
8 31 (8.49%) Business Analyst
9 24 (6.58%) Cognos Consultant
10 23 (6.30%) Business Intelligence Manager
11 21 (5.75%) Designer
11 21 (5.75%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 18 (4.93%) Data Manager
12 18 (4.93%) Project Manager
13 17 (4.66%) Test Manager
14 16 (4.38%) ETL Developer
14 16 (4.38%) Report Developer
15 15 (4.11%) Senior Manager
15 15 (4.11%) Senior Project Manager
16 14 (3.84%) Business Intelligence Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (7.40%) HTML
2 24 (6.58%) .NET
3 21 (5.75%) XML
4 18 (4.93%) Ajax
5 15 (4.11%) ASP.NET
6 14 (3.84%) Web Services
7 13 (3.56%) WinForms
7 13 (3.56%) jQuery
7 13 (3.56%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 13 (3.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 10 (2.74%) LAMP
8 10 (2.74%) J2EE
9 6 (1.64%) ODBC
9 6 (1.64%) XPages
10 4 (1.10%) EDI
10 4 (1.10%) XSLT
10 4 (1.10%) XML Schema
10 4 (1.10%) JAXB
10 4 (1.10%) EJB
10 4 (1.10%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.67%) Mainframe
2 24 (6.58%) Management Information System
3 15 (4.11%) Data Integration
4 13 (3.56%) N-Tier
5 11 (3.01%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.01%) Visualisation
6 10 (2.74%) PMI
7 8 (2.19%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.64%) Clustering
8 6 (1.64%) Open Source
8 6 (1.64%) Kindle
9 5 (1.37%) FMCG
10 4 (1.10%) Smartphone
10 4 (1.10%) Statistics
11 3 (0.82%) Data Extraction
11 3 (0.82%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.55%) Blog
12 2 (0.55%) Economics
12 2 (0.55%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 34 (9.32%) Windows
2 30 (8.22%) UNIX
3 15 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (3.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (3.01%) Linux
6 8 (2.19%) Windows 8
7 5 (1.37%) Solaris
8 4 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.10%) Android
8 4 (1.10%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.55%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.55%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.55%) Debian
9 2 (0.55%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.55%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.27%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (75.62%) Business Intelligence
2 120 (32.88%) ETL
3 67 (18.36%) Data Modelling
4 36 (9.86%) Project Management
5 33 (9.04%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (8.77%) Release Management
7 30 (8.22%) Data Management
8 29 (7.95%) Validation
9 25 (6.85%) PRINCE2
10 21 (5.75%) ITIL
11 20 (5.48%) Systems Analysis
11 20 (5.48%) Analytics
12 19 (5.21%) Performance Tuning
12 19 (5.21%) ERP
13 17 (4.66%) UML
13 17 (4.66%) TDD
13 17 (4.66%) Business Analysis
13 17 (4.66%) Test Management
13 17 (4.66%) Data Validation
13 17 (4.66%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 178 (48.77%) SQL
2 46 (12.60%) T-SQL
3 36 (9.86%) JavaScript
4 29 (7.95%) Java
5 27 (7.40%) PL/SQL
6 19 (5.21%) C#
7 14 (3.84%) VB
8 13 (3.56%) VB.NET
9 10 (2.74%) VBA
10 6 (1.64%) LotusScript
10 6 (1.64%) Formula Language
10 6 (1.64%) PHP
10 6 (1.64%) R
11 4 (1.10%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.82%) Jython
12 3 (0.82%) Python
13 2 (0.55%) Delphi
13 2 (0.55%) VBScript
13 2 (0.55%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.27%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 58 (15.89%) Degree
2 12 (3.29%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.74%) PMI Certification
4 9 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (2.47%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.37%) ISEB
6 4 (1.10%) Postgraduate
7 3 (0.82%) IBM Certification
7 3 (0.82%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.55%) PhD
8 2 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.27%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.01%) Data Quality
2 9 (2.47%) Solvency II
3 6 (1.64%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (3.84%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.92%) vCloud
4 6 (1.64%) vSphere
5 2 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (0.82%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 144 (39.45%) Oracle
2 94 (25.75%) IBM
3 74 (20.27%) Business Objects
4 72 (19.73%) Microsoft
5 25 (6.85%) Informatica
6 17 (4.66%) HP
7 15 (4.11%) VMware
8 14 (3.84%) SAP
9 13 (3.56%) Teradata
10 10 (2.74%) Intel
11 9 (2.47%) Lotus
12 8 (2.19%) Tableau
12 8 (2.19%) MicroStrategy
13 7 (1.92%) Fujitsu
13 7 (1.92%) Hyperion
14 6 (1.64%) Cisco
15 4 (1.10%) Citrix
15 4 (1.10%) Adobe
15 4 (1.10%) Northgate
15 4 (1.10%) T-Plan
Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus & substantial benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Uncapped bonus plus others.
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Pertemps ERP
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
JM
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £70000 - £80000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
JM
Salary: £50000 - £67000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + £3500 on call + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Hampshire
Bridge Noble
Salary: £500 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £37,478 to £47,905 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago