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 2 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 291 251 226
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -25
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 160 178 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.77% 0.85% 1.02%
As % of the Vendors category 1.53% 1.75% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 141 148 162
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
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
10439 10156 10766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.39% 48.27% 50.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8298 7872 8824
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 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 2 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 +33 72 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Berkshire -22 40 £56,250 +25.00% 2
Hampshire -14 25 £47,000 +13.36% 3
Buckinghamshire - 11 £21,500 - 2
West Sussex +8 10 £43,000 +91.11%
East Sussex -18 4 £48,750 -2.50%
Oxfordshire -4 3 £52,500 +23.52% 4
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 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 (76.55%) Business Intelligence
2 206 (58.19%) SQL
3 155 (43.79%) Data Warehouse
4 152 (42.94%) Finance
5 144 (40.68%) Oracle
6 143 (40.40%) Microsoft
7 135 (38.14%) SQL Server
8 130 (36.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 124 (35.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 109 (30.79%) MS Excel
11 102 (28.81%) T-SQL
12 95 (26.84%) IBM
13 93 (26.27%) SharePoint
14 85 (24.01%) PowerPivot
15 82 (23.16%) Cognos Framework Manager
15 82 (23.16%) ETL
16 78 (22.03%) Microsoft Power View
17 75 (21.19%) Analytical Skills
18 73 (20.62%) Cognos Business Intelligence
19 72 (20.34%) Data Management
20 69 (19.49%) VBA
21 66 (18.64%) SAP
22 65 (18.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 61 (17.23%) Management Information System
24 60 (16.95%) Data Modelling
25 58 (16.38%) Degree
26 57 (16.10%) Business Objects
27 55 (15.54%) Tableau
28 52 (14.69%) HTML
29 50 (14.12%) Master Data Management

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 93 (26.27%) SharePoint
2 47 (13.28%) SAS
3 19 (5.37%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (1.98%) OpenStack
5 3 (0.85%) Lotus Domino
5 3 (0.85%) IBM Connections
6 2 (0.56%) Oracle UPK
6 2 (0.56%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.28%) CMS
7 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 109 (30.79%) MS Excel
2 85 (24.01%) PowerPivot
3 25 (7.06%) SPSS
4 13 (3.67%) MS Office
5 11 (3.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 73 (20.62%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 29 (8.19%) Cognos TM1
3 17 (4.80%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (1.98%) Hyperion Planning
5 5 (1.41%) Cognos Planning
5 5 (1.41%) ProductWriter
5 5 (1.41%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (1.13%) SAP PS
7 3 (0.85%) Maximo
7 3 (0.85%) Agresso
7 3 (0.85%) Cognos Controller
7 3 (0.85%) ResourceLink
8 2 (0.56%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 2 (0.56%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.28%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.41%) SaaS
2 4 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.98%) SAN
1 7 (1.98%) NAS
2 4 (1.13%) Internet
2 4 (1.13%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.56%) DNS
3 2 (0.56%) Intranet
3 2 (0.56%) LAN
3 2 (0.56%) DHCP
3 2 (0.56%) FTP
3 2 (0.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (43.79%) Data Warehouse
2 135 (38.14%) SQL Server
3 130 (36.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 124 (35.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 82 (23.16%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 78 (22.03%) Microsoft Power View
7 65 (18.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 38 (10.73%) SQL Server 2005
9 34 (9.60%) SQL Server 2008
9 34 (9.60%) Data Mart
10 33 (9.32%) Cognos Report Studio
11 32 (9.04%) Cognos Metric Studio
11 32 (9.04%) PerformancePoint
12 31 (8.76%) Relational Database
13 30 (8.47%) Oracle ODI
13 30 (8.47%) Star Schema
14 25 (7.06%) RDBMS
15 20 (5.65%) Oracle BI EE
16 18 (5.08%) BusinessObjects
17 16 (4.52%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 34 (9.60%) Visual Studio
2 32 (9.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (4.24%) Toad
3 15 (4.24%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.56%) PeopleTools
4 2 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 152 (42.94%) Finance
2 10 (2.82%) Marketing
3 9 (2.54%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (2.54%) Advertising
4 8 (2.26%) Banking
5 4 (1.13%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.85%) General Ledger
7 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.56%) Retail
7 2 (0.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 160 (45.20%) Developer
2 124 (35.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 60 (16.95%) Report Developer
4 59 (16.67%) Cognos Developer
5 49 (13.84%) Analyst
6 47 (13.28%) Consultant
7 45 (12.71%) Cognos BI Developer
8 34 (9.60%) Architect
8 34 (9.60%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 29 (8.19%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 21 (5.93%) Business Analyst
11 17 (4.80%) Test Manager
12 16 (4.52%) Data Architect
13 15 (4.24%) Cognos Consultant
14 14 (3.95%) Business Intelligence Specialist
14 14 (3.95%) Data Quality Specialist
14 14 (3.95%) Microsoft Developer
15 13 (3.67%) Senior Developer
15 13 (3.67%) Junior
16 12 (3.39%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (14.69%) HTML
2 36 (10.17%) CSS
3 30 (8.47%) .NET
4 21 (5.93%) Web Services
5 16 (4.52%) ASP.NET
6 11 (3.11%) XML
6 11 (3.11%) WCF
6 11 (3.11%) .NET Framework
7 7 (1.98%) J2EE
8 5 (1.41%) EDI
9 4 (1.13%) MDX
10 3 (0.85%) ODBC
10 3 (0.85%) XPages
11 2 (0.56%) SOAP
11 2 (0.56%) REST
11 2 (0.56%) JSON
12 1 (0.28%) jQuery
12 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (0.28%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 75 (21.19%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (17.23%) Management Information System
3 30 (8.47%) Mobile App
4 29 (8.19%) Data Integration
5 23 (6.50%) Mainframe
6 19 (5.37%) Computer Science
7 14 (3.95%) Visualisation
8 9 (2.54%) Statistics
9 6 (1.69%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.41%) Economics
10 5 (1.41%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.85%) Data Extraction
11 3 (0.85%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.85%) AS400
12 2 (0.56%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.56%) PMI
12 2 (0.56%) PKI
12 2 (0.56%) Blog
12 2 (0.56%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 22 (6.21%) UNIX
2 15 (4.24%) Windows
3 4 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.56%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.56%) Windows 8
4 2 (0.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (76.55%) Business Intelligence
2 82 (23.16%) ETL
3 72 (20.34%) Data Management
4 60 (16.95%) Data Modelling
5 50 (14.12%) Master Data Management
6 44 (12.43%) Analytics
7 36 (10.17%) Dimensional Modelling
7 36 (10.17%) Data Architecture
8 28 (7.91%) Coaching
9 26 (7.34%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (7.06%) Data Analysis
11 23 (6.50%) Technical Architecture
12 22 (6.21%) Enterprise Architecture
12 22 (6.21%) Project Management
13 21 (5.93%) Validation
13 21 (5.93%) Kimball Methodology
14 17 (4.80%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (4.80%) Release Management
15 16 (4.52%) Test Management
15 16 (4.52%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 206 (58.19%) SQL
2 102 (28.81%) T-SQL
3 69 (19.49%) VBA
4 49 (13.84%) C#
5 26 (7.34%) PL/SQL
6 18 (5.08%) Java
7 11 (3.11%) PowerShell
8 9 (2.54%) JavaScript
8 9 (2.54%) R
9 4 (1.13%) VB
9 4 (1.13%) Python
10 2 (0.56%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.56%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.56%) Perl
10 2 (0.56%) PHP
10 2 (0.56%) Ruby
11 1 (0.28%) C
11 1 (0.28%) LotusScript
11 1 (0.28%) Formula Language
Qualifications
1 58 (16.38%) Degree
2 7 (1.98%) SC Cleared
2 7 (1.98%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.13%) MCSE
5 3 (0.85%) VCP4
5 3 (0.85%) ISEB
6 2 (0.56%) MCSA
6 2 (0.56%) PhD
6 2 (0.56%) MCSD
6 2 (0.56%) HND
6 2 (0.56%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.65%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.13%) SLA
3 2 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.56%) QA
3 2 (0.56%) GxP
System Software
1 9 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.98%) vCloud
3 2 (0.56%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.56%) OpenView
1 2 (0.56%) Netcool
1 2 (0.56%) Nagios
1 2 (0.56%) OpenNMS
2 1 (0.28%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 144 (40.68%) Oracle
2 143 (40.40%) Microsoft
3 95 (26.84%) IBM
4 66 (18.64%) SAP
5 57 (16.10%) Business Objects
6 55 (15.54%) Tableau
7 22 (6.21%) Informatica
8 15 (4.24%) MicroStrategy
8 15 (4.24%) HP
9 12 (3.39%) Hyperion
10 9 (2.54%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (2.54%) TIBCO
10 9 (2.54%) VMware
11 5 (1.41%) Teradata
11 5 (1.41%) webMethods
11 5 (1.41%) Avaya
11 5 (1.41%) Genesys
11 5 (1.41%) Siebel
12 4 (1.13%) JD Edwards
12 4 (1.13%) Netezza
Slough, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Private medical, Life Assuranc
Posted: 1 hour ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 4 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
TRG
Salary: £50000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays UK - IMS evolve
Salary: £Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + 36 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Staines
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bracknell
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Health, Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Milton Keynes
IMS evolve
Salary: £Competitive salary Plus Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £66,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 27 days ago