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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 345 290 297
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +7
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 112 188 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.58% 0.87% 0.83%
As % of the Vendors category 1.16% 1.71% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 89 169 167
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -
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
9627 10976 11300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 49.81% 50.62% 47.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8046 8611 8884
Average salary £44,141 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.90% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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
Berkshire +26 48 £65,000 +18.18% 3
Surrey -11 38 £56,000 +24.44% 1
Hampshire -59 10 £42,500 -6.59% 1
Buckinghamshire +17 6 £39,500 -24.76%
West Sussex -8 2 £56,750 +41.87%
East Sussex +23 1 £38,000 -24.00%
Oxfordshire -6 1 - -
Kent - 1 £85,000 - 2
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 203 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
2 111 (42.53%) Finance
3 110 (42.15%) Data Warehouse
4 103 (39.46%) SQL
5 88 (33.72%) Oracle
6 79 (30.27%) SQL Server
7 76 (29.12%) BusinessObjects
8 70 (26.82%) ETL
9 65 (24.90%) SAP
10 53 (20.31%) QlikView
11 49 (18.77%) IBM
12 47 (18.01%) Degree
13 46 (17.62%) DataStage
14 43 (16.48%) MS Excel
14 43 (16.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 43 (16.48%) Cognos Framework Manager
15 41 (15.71%) Tableau
16 38 (14.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 37 (14.18%) Microsoft
18 34 (13.03%) Data Modelling
19 33 (12.64%) SAP BW
20 31 (11.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
20 31 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
20 31 (11.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 30 (11.49%) Analytics
22 28 (10.73%) Cognos TM1
22 28 (10.73%) Stakeholder Management
23 27 (10.34%) VBA
23 27 (10.34%) Cognos Report Studio
24 26 (9.96%) Mentoring

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 21 (8.05%) SharePoint
2 14 (5.36%) SAS
3 7 (2.68%) NetWeaver
4 2 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.77%) Node.js
5 1 (0.38%) Apache
5 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.38%) FileNet
5 1 (0.38%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 43 (16.48%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.45%) SPSS
3 8 (3.07%) MS Project
4 4 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 31 (11.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 28 (10.73%) Cognos TM1
3 13 (4.98%) Hyperion Planning
4 11 (4.21%) HFM
5 9 (3.45%) Cognos Controller
6 7 (2.68%) SAP GRC
7 6 (2.30%) SAP BPC
8 5 (1.92%) Adobe Campaign
8 5 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (1.15%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (1.15%) SAP CO
9 3 (1.15%) SAP FI
9 3 (1.15%) SAP FI/CO
10 2 (0.77%) Cognos Planning
10 2 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (0.77%) MoSes
10 2 (0.77%) SAP ERP
11 1 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
11 1 (0.38%) Sage CRM
11 1 (0.38%) SunGard AvantGard
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.15%) SaaS
2 2 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.77%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.38%) Office 365
3 1 (0.38%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.15%) Firewall
2 1 (0.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (42.15%) Data Warehouse
2 79 (30.27%) SQL Server
3 76 (29.12%) BusinessObjects
4 53 (20.31%) QlikView
5 46 (17.62%) DataStage
6 43 (16.48%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 43 (16.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 38 (14.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 33 (12.64%) SAP BW
9 31 (11.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 27 (10.34%) Cognos Report Studio
11 19 (7.28%) PowerPivot
12 14 (5.36%) Data Mining
12 14 (5.36%) Microsoft Power View
12 14 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (4.98%) OLAP
14 12 (4.60%) Big Data
15 10 (3.83%) DB2
15 10 (3.83%) Essbase
15 10 (3.83%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (2.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (1.92%) Toad
3 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.38%) ERwin
3 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 111 (42.53%) Finance
2 16 (6.13%) Retail
3 14 (5.36%) Telecoms
4 12 (4.60%) Banking
5 8 (3.07%) Marketing
6 6 (2.30%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.92%) Brand Awareness
8 2 (0.77%) Advertising
9 1 (0.38%) Back Office
9 1 (0.38%) Legal
9 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 97 (37.16%) Developer
2 95 (36.40%) Analyst
3 65 (24.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 46 (17.62%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 43 (16.48%) Report Developer
6 38 (14.56%) Cognos Developer
7 32 (12.26%) Analyst Developer
7 32 (12.26%) Architect
8 27 (10.34%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 26 (9.96%) Report Analyst
10 24 (9.20%) Senior Developer
11 23 (8.81%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
12 22 (8.43%) Business Analyst
12 22 (8.43%) Business Developer
12 22 (8.43%) Cognos BI Developer
12 22 (8.43%) Senior Analyst
13 19 (7.28%) Business Intelligence Architect
13 19 (7.28%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
13 19 (7.28%) Senior Reporting Analyst
14 18 (6.90%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (7.28%) CSS
1 19 (7.28%) HTML
2 8 (3.07%) MDX
3 6 (2.30%) .NET
3 6 (2.30%) SAP Basis
4 5 (1.92%) SAP PI
5 3 (1.15%) Web Services
6 2 (0.77%) JSON
7 1 (0.38%) EJB
7 1 (0.38%) J2EE
7 1 (0.38%) JAXB
7 1 (0.38%) JAX-WS
7 1 (0.38%) JMX
7 1 (0.38%) JSF
7 1 (0.38%) JSP
7 1 (0.38%) Struts
7 1 (0.38%) XML
7 1 (0.38%) XML Schema
7 1 (0.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.28%) Visualisation
3 13 (4.98%) Management Information System
4 12 (4.60%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (3.07%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.07%) Data Structures
6 8 (3.07%) Mathematics
7 6 (2.30%) FMCG
7 6 (2.30%) Statistics
8 5 (1.92%) e-Learning
9 4 (1.53%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.53%) PMI
10 2 (0.77%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.77%) User Experience
11 1 (0.38%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.38%) iSeries
11 1 (0.38%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.38%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.45%) Unix
2 8 (3.07%) Linux
3 5 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (1.53%) Windows
5 3 (1.15%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.15%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.38%) Solaris
6 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
2 70 (26.82%) ETL
3 34 (13.03%) Data Modelling
4 30 (11.49%) Analytics
5 28 (10.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (9.96%) Mentoring
7 23 (8.81%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (8.81%) Data Analysis
8 19 (7.28%) CRM
8 19 (7.28%) ETL Development
9 18 (6.90%) Project Management
10 16 (6.13%) Data Management
11 14 (5.36%) TOGAF
12 12 (4.60%) ERP
12 12 (4.60%) Supplier Management
12 12 (4.60%) Zachman Framework
13 11 (4.21%) Business Analysis
13 11 (4.21%) Data Visualisation
13 11 (4.21%) Systems Analysis
14 10 (3.83%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 103 (39.46%) SQL
2 27 (10.34%) VBA
3 23 (8.81%) T-SQL
4 22 (8.43%) C#
5 14 (5.36%) Java
6 4 (1.53%) PL/SQL
6 4 (1.53%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.15%) Perl
7 3 (1.15%) Python
8 2 (0.77%) ABAP
8 2 (0.77%) Ruby
8 2 (0.77%) VB
9 1 (0.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (18.01%) Degree
2 17 (6.51%) Oracle Certification
3 13 (4.98%) ISEB
4 10 (3.83%) ACCA
4 10 (3.83%) CIMA
5 4 (1.53%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.77%) MBA
8 1 (0.38%) MCITP
8 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.30%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.15%) SLA
3 1 (0.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.15%) Zenoss
2 1 (0.38%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 88 (33.72%) Oracle
2 65 (24.90%) SAP
3 49 (18.77%) IBM
4 41 (15.71%) Tableau
5 37 (14.18%) Microsoft
6 24 (9.20%) Hyperion
7 13 (4.98%) MicroStrategy
8 9 (3.45%) JD Edwards
9 7 (2.68%) Planview
9 7 (2.68%) Siebel
9 7 (2.68%) Teradata
10 6 (2.30%) Actuate
11 5 (1.92%) Informatica
11 5 (1.92%) Omniture
11 5 (1.92%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.53%) SunGard
13 3 (1.15%) Anaplan
13 3 (1.15%) Cisco
13 3 (1.15%) Sybase
14 2 (0.77%) Casewise
Kent
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £75000 - £82000 per annum + Comprehensive Package + 10% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Up to £75,000 plus excellent benefits
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus bonus, pension, health and more
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus, pension, car allowance
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aap3
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
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