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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 263 248 218
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -30
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 187 216 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.88% 0.95% 1.13%
As % of the Vendors category 1.76% 1.96% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 167 186 192
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,624 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +0.29%
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
10651 11015 11375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.24% 48.38% 51.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8421 8571 9243
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 31 March 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 31 March 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
Surrey +6 67 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Hampshire +5 54 £45,500 +9.63% 3
Berkshire -22 45 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Buckinghamshire - 11 £39,000 - 2
West Sussex +1 6 £43,000 -44.51%
Middlesex +10 4 £33,000 -51.11%
Oxfordshire 0 3 £52,500 +23.52%
East Sussex -27 3 £50,000 -
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 271 (74.45%) Business Intelligence
2 202 (55.49%) SQL
3 159 (43.68%) Oracle
4 157 (43.13%) Finance
5 143 (39.29%) Data Warehouse
6 136 (37.36%) Microsoft
7 125 (34.34%) SQL Server
8 121 (33.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 113 (31.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 98 (26.92%) T-SQL
10 98 (26.92%) MS Excel
11 94 (25.82%) IBM
12 91 (25.00%) SharePoint
13 88 (24.18%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 80 (21.98%) PowerPivot
15 75 (20.60%) Cognos Business Intelligence
15 75 (20.60%) Data Modelling
16 73 (20.05%) Microsoft Power View
17 69 (18.96%) VBA
18 67 (18.41%) ETL
19 63 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
20 62 (17.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 60 (16.48%) Degree
22 59 (16.21%) Data Management
22 59 (16.21%) SAP
23 58 (15.93%) Management Information System
24 53 (14.56%) Business Objects
24 53 (14.56%) HTML
25 49 (13.46%) C#
26 47 (12.91%) Tableau

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 91 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 43 (11.81%) SAS
3 18 (4.95%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (1.92%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.55%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (0.55%) IBM Connections
5 2 (0.55%) Oracle UPK
6 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.27%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 98 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 80 (21.98%) PowerPivot
3 25 (6.87%) SPSS
4 10 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (2.47%) MS Office
6 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 75 (20.60%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 32 (8.79%) Cognos TM1
3 11 (3.02%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (1.65%) Hyperion Planning
5 4 (1.10%) ResourceLink
5 4 (1.10%) ProductWriter
5 4 (1.10%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (1.10%) SAP PS
6 3 (0.82%) Maximo
6 3 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.82%) Agresso
7 2 (0.55%) Cognos Controller
7 2 (0.55%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 2 (0.55%) Cognos Planning
7 2 (0.55%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.27%) MFGPRO
8 1 (0.27%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.37%) SaaS
2 4 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.27%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.20%) SAN
2 7 (1.92%) NAS
3 4 (1.10%) Internet
4 3 (0.82%) SNMP
4 3 (0.82%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.82%) LAN
5 2 (0.55%) FTP
6 1 (0.27%) WAN
6 1 (0.27%) DHCP
6 1 (0.27%) VPN
6 1 (0.27%) DNS
6 1 (0.27%) Firewall
6 1 (0.27%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (39.29%) Data Warehouse
2 125 (34.34%) SQL Server
3 121 (33.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 113 (31.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 88 (24.18%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 73 (20.05%) Microsoft Power View
7 62 (17.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 30 (8.24%) SQL Server 2005
9 29 (7.97%) Cognos Report Studio
10 27 (7.42%) PerformancePoint
10 27 (7.42%) Star Schema
11 26 (7.14%) Data Mart
11 26 (7.14%) Relational Database
12 24 (6.59%) SQL Server 2008
13 22 (6.04%) Cognos Metric Studio
14 20 (5.49%) Oracle ODI
14 20 (5.49%) Oracle BI EE
15 19 (5.22%) RDBMS
16 18 (4.95%) BusinessObjects
17 11 (3.02%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 31 (8.52%) Visual Studio
2 29 (7.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (2.75%) Toad
3 10 (2.75%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.55%) PeopleTools
5 2 (0.55%) Maven
6 1 (0.27%) ERwin
General
1 157 (43.13%) Finance
2 10 (2.75%) Marketing
3 9 (2.47%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (2.20%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.92%) Banking
6 6 (1.65%) Advertising
7 5 (1.37%) Retail
8 3 (0.82%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.55%) Games
9 2 (0.55%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 162 (44.51%) Developer
2 112 (30.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 67 (18.41%) Cognos Developer
4 63 (17.31%) Report Developer
5 53 (14.56%) Analyst
6 51 (14.01%) Consultant
7 39 (10.71%) Cognos BI Developer
8 37 (10.16%) Architect
9 31 (8.52%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 30 (8.24%) Business Analyst
11 27 (7.42%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 18 (4.95%) Cognos Consultant
13 17 (4.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 15 (4.12%) Data Architect
15 14 (3.85%) Microsoft Developer
16 13 (3.57%) Project Manager
16 13 (3.57%) Junior
16 13 (3.57%) Business Consultant
17 12 (3.30%) Business Intelligence Manager
18 11 (3.02%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (14.56%) HTML
2 39 (10.71%) CSS
3 30 (8.24%) .NET
4 22 (6.04%) Web Services
5 15 (4.12%) XML
6 13 (3.57%) ASP.NET
7 11 (3.02%) .NET Framework
8 8 (2.20%) WCF
9 7 (1.92%) EDI
9 7 (1.92%) J2EE
10 3 (0.82%) SOAP
10 3 (0.82%) JSON
10 3 (0.82%) REST
11 2 (0.55%) XPages
11 2 (0.55%) WebCenter
11 2 (0.55%) MDX
11 2 (0.55%) Oracle ADF
11 2 (0.55%) Spring
11 2 (0.55%) ODBC
12 1 (0.27%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 63 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (15.93%) Management Information System
3 29 (7.97%) Mobile App
4 24 (6.59%) Data Integration
5 19 (5.22%) Computer Science
6 18 (4.95%) Visualisation
7 17 (4.67%) Mainframe
8 7 (1.92%) Statistics
9 6 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.10%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.10%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.82%) Data Extraction
11 3 (0.82%) Economics
11 3 (0.82%) PKI
11 3 (0.82%) AS400
11 3 (0.82%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.55%) Blog
12 2 (0.55%) Data Conversion
12 2 (0.55%) Open Source
12 2 (0.55%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 17 (4.67%) UNIX
2 14 (3.85%) Windows
3 4 (1.10%) Linux
4 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (74.45%) Business Intelligence
2 75 (20.60%) Data Modelling
3 67 (18.41%) ETL
4 59 (16.21%) Data Management
5 44 (12.09%) Master Data Management
6 38 (10.44%) Analytics
7 37 (10.16%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (9.89%) Project Management
9 34 (9.34%) Dimensional Modelling
10 33 (9.07%) Coaching
11 31 (8.52%) Data Architecture
12 27 (7.42%) Stakeholder Management
13 23 (6.32%) Data Analysis
14 22 (6.04%) Technical Architecture
15 20 (5.49%) Enterprise Architecture
16 19 (5.22%) Release Management
17 16 (4.40%) Mentoring
17 16 (4.40%) Kimball Methodology
18 15 (4.12%) Validation
18 15 (4.12%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 202 (55.49%) SQL
2 98 (26.92%) T-SQL
3 69 (18.96%) VBA
4 49 (13.46%) C#
5 21 (5.77%) Java
5 21 (5.77%) PL/SQL
6 8 (2.20%) PowerShell
7 7 (1.92%) R
8 6 (1.65%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.55%) Perl
9 2 (0.55%) PHP
9 2 (0.55%) VB
9 2 (0.55%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.55%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.55%) Python
10 1 (0.27%) C
Qualifications
1 60 (16.48%) Degree
2 5 (1.37%) ISEB
3 4 (1.10%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.10%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.82%) MCSE
4 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.55%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.27%) CIPD
6 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.85%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.65%) QA
3 3 (0.82%) SLA
4 2 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.55%) GxP
System Software
1 10 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.92%) vCloud
3 4 (1.10%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.82%) OpenView
1 3 (0.82%) Netcool
1 3 (0.82%) Nagios
1 3 (0.82%) OpenNMS
2 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 159 (43.68%) Oracle
2 136 (37.36%) Microsoft
3 94 (25.82%) IBM
4 59 (16.21%) SAP
5 53 (14.56%) Business Objects
6 47 (12.91%) Tableau
7 14 (3.85%) MicroStrategy
8 13 (3.57%) Informatica
9 11 (3.02%) Hyperion
9 11 (3.02%) HP
10 10 (2.75%) VMware
11 9 (2.47%) TIBCO
12 7 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (1.37%) webMethods
13 5 (1.37%) Teradata
13 5 (1.37%) Siebel
13 5 (1.37%) Avaya
13 5 (1.37%) Genesys
14 4 (1.10%) Netezza
14 4 (1.10%) Greenplum
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