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 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 273 316 238
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -78
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 187 150 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.88% 0.64% 0.99%
As % of the Vendors category 1.72% 1.32% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 158 119 181
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,783
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £65,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,812 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.60% +5.70%
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
10850 11377 11135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 51.12% 48.78% 49.81%
Number of salaries quoted 8637 9050 9102
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

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 July 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 1 July 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 +60 103 £44,250 +4.11% 1
Surrey +28 33 £42,500 -15.00% 2
West Sussex +4 17 £42,000 -42.06% 3
Berkshire -13 15 £55,000 +4.76% 3
Middlesex +17 11 £75,000 +127.27% 1
Buckinghamshire -10 4 £53,500 +7.00%
Oxfordshire +1 2 £39,750 -15.87%
Sussex -1 1 - - 1
Home Counties - 1 - -
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 300 (80.21%) Business Intelligence
2 202 (54.01%) SQL
3 174 (46.52%) Oracle
4 135 (36.10%) Finance
5 133 (35.56%) SQL Server
6 123 (32.89%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 120 (32.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 120 (32.09%) IBM
8 111 (29.68%) Microsoft
9 110 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
10 103 (27.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 98 (26.20%) Data Modelling
12 87 (23.26%) ETL
13 81 (21.66%) MS Excel
14 75 (20.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 69 (18.45%) Management Information System
16 67 (17.91%) T-SQL
17 63 (16.84%) Project Management
18 62 (16.58%) Degree
19 61 (16.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 61 (16.31%) SharePoint
20 55 (14.71%) PowerPivot
21 51 (13.64%) VBA
21 51 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
21 51 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
22 48 (12.83%) HTML
23 46 (12.30%) Cognos Report Studio
24 45 (12.03%) Microsoft Power View
24 45 (12.03%) C#
25 43 (11.50%) Cognos TM1

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 61 (16.31%) SharePoint
2 24 (6.42%) SAS
3 11 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.53%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.53%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.53%) Oracle UPK
4 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.27%) FileNet
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 81 (21.66%) MS Excel
2 55 (14.71%) PowerPivot
3 29 (7.75%) SPSS
4 18 (4.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (3.21%) MS Office
6 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 103 (27.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 43 (11.50%) Cognos TM1
3 11 (2.94%) Cognos Controller
4 8 (2.14%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (1.60%) Adobe Campaign
6 4 (1.07%) ResourceLink
7 3 (0.80%) Agresso
7 3 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.53%) MFGPRO
8 2 (0.53%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 1 (0.27%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.27%) WebTrends
9 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.53%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.07%) LAN
1 4 (1.07%) Internet
2 2 (0.53%) Firewall
2 2 (0.53%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (0.53%) VPN
2 2 (0.53%) DNS
2 2 (0.53%) SAN
2 2 (0.53%) WAN
2 2 (0.53%) DHCP
2 2 (0.53%) FTP
3 1 (0.27%) SNMP
3 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (35.56%) SQL Server
2 123 (32.89%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 120 (32.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 110 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
5 75 (20.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 61 (16.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 46 (12.30%) Cognos Report Studio
8 45 (12.03%) Microsoft Power View
9 33 (8.82%) Star Schema
10 30 (8.02%) Oracle BI EE
11 27 (7.22%) SQL Server 2005
12 24 (6.42%) Data Mart
13 22 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
14 21 (5.61%) Cognos Impromptu
15 20 (5.35%) Cognos Transformer
16 18 (4.81%) SQL Server 2008
17 16 (4.28%) Cognos Metric Studio
18 15 (4.01%) Cognos Query Studio
18 15 (4.01%) Relational Database
19 12 (3.21%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 16 (4.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 11 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (2.94%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.60%) ERwin
4 4 (1.07%) JIRA
5 2 (0.53%) Selenium
5 2 (0.53%) Subversion
5 2 (0.53%) Maven
5 2 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.53%) Toad
General
1 135 (36.10%) Finance
2 19 (5.08%) Retail
3 16 (4.28%) Marketing
4 7 (1.87%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.34%) Banking
6 3 (0.80%) Legal
6 3 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.53%) Games
8 1 (0.27%) Advertising
8 1 (0.27%) Law
8 1 (0.27%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 156 (41.71%) Developer
2 106 (28.34%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 86 (22.99%) Analyst
4 79 (21.12%) Cognos Developer
5 52 (13.90%) Report Developer
6 45 (12.03%) Business Analyst
7 44 (11.76%) Cognos BI Developer
8 35 (9.36%) Project Manager
9 30 (8.02%) Consultant
10 28 (7.49%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 25 (6.68%) Business Intelligence Manager
12 23 (6.15%) Business Developer
12 23 (6.15%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 21 (5.61%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
14 17 (4.55%) Business Manager
15 16 (4.28%) Administrator
15 16 (4.28%) Senior Analyst
16 15 (4.01%) Architect
16 15 (4.01%) Team Leader
16 15 (4.01%) Cognos Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (12.83%) HTML
2 38 (10.16%) CSS
3 20 (5.35%) .NET
4 19 (5.08%) Web Services
5 13 (3.48%) XML
6 10 (2.67%) MDX
7 8 (2.14%) .NET Framework
8 6 (1.60%) EDI
9 3 (0.80%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.53%) SOAP
10 2 (0.53%) WCF
10 2 (0.53%) Oracle ADF
10 2 (0.53%) WebCenter
10 2 (0.53%) HTML5
10 2 (0.53%) REST
10 2 (0.53%) Spring
11 1 (0.27%) JSON
11 1 (0.27%) SAP XI
11 1 (0.27%) XSD
11 1 (0.27%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 69 (18.45%) Management Information System
2 39 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (6.68%) Statistics
4 18 (4.81%) Computer Science
5 16 (4.28%) Visualisation
6 15 (4.01%) Mathematics
7 12 (3.21%) Mobile App
8 9 (2.41%) Data Centre
9 8 (2.14%) FMCG
9 8 (2.14%) Economics
10 6 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.34%) Data Extraction
11 5 (1.34%) Data Integration
12 4 (1.07%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.53%) Replication
13 2 (0.53%) Data Conversion
13 2 (0.53%) Taxonomies
13 2 (0.53%) PMI
13 2 (0.53%) Blackberry
14 1 (0.27%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.67%) Windows
2 6 (1.60%) Linux
3 3 (0.80%) Windows 8
4 2 (0.53%) Android
4 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 300 (80.21%) Business Intelligence
2 98 (26.20%) Data Modelling
3 87 (23.26%) ETL
4 63 (16.84%) Project Management
5 51 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 51 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (10.70%) Coaching
7 35 (9.36%) Analytics
7 35 (9.36%) Release Management
8 33 (8.82%) Data Management
9 32 (8.56%) Resource Management
10 29 (7.75%) Mentoring
11 26 (6.95%) Dimensional Modelling
12 21 (5.61%) Business Analysis
13 20 (5.35%) Performance Tuning
14 17 (4.55%) Kimball Methodology
15 16 (4.28%) Data Analysis
15 16 (4.28%) Test Scripting
15 16 (4.28%) CRM
16 14 (3.74%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 202 (54.01%) SQL
2 67 (17.91%) T-SQL
3 51 (13.64%) VBA
4 45 (12.03%) C#
5 16 (4.28%) PL/SQL
6 15 (4.01%) Java
7 7 (1.87%) Python
8 5 (1.34%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.53%) Perl
9 2 (0.53%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.53%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.53%) R
9 2 (0.53%) VBScript
10 1 (0.27%) PHP
10 1 (0.27%) C
10 1 (0.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 62 (16.58%) Degree
2 5 (1.34%) ISEB
2 5 (1.34%) ACCA
2 5 (1.34%) CIMA
3 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (0.53%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.53%) MCSE
3 2 (0.53%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.27%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.27%) IBM Certification
4 1 (0.27%) MBA
4 1 (0.27%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.55%) QA
2 11 (2.94%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.53%) GxP
4 2 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.80%) Active Directory
1 3 (0.80%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.80%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.27%) Netcool
2 1 (0.27%) Nagios
2 1 (0.27%) OpenNMS
2 1 (0.27%) OpenView
Vendors
1 174 (46.52%) Oracle
2 120 (32.09%) IBM
3 111 (29.68%) Microsoft
4 28 (7.49%) SAP
5 24 (6.42%) Tableau
6 20 (5.35%) Business Objects
7 12 (3.21%) Informatica
8 11 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (1.87%) MicroStrategy
10 6 (1.60%) Omniture
11 5 (1.34%) Teradata
11 5 (1.34%) Netezza
11 5 (1.34%) TIBCO
12 4 (1.07%) JD Edwards
12 4 (1.07%) Greenplum
12 4 (1.07%) Mitel
12 4 (1.07%) HP
12 4 (1.07%) Birst
13 3 (0.80%) Siebel
13 3 (0.80%) Avaya
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