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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 278 252 241
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -11
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 181 187 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.81% 0.86% 0.95%
As % of the Vendors category 1.61% 1.73% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 137 153 195
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £36,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £43,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+0.57% +4.81%
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
11243 10789 11370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.56% 49.81% 49.34%
Number of salaries quoted 8660 8654 9555
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +2 63 £45,000 -10.89% 4
West Sussex +6 34 £65,000 +52.94% 3
Surrey +2 30 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Buckinghamshire +2 16 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Berkshire -16 10 £47,000 -21.66%
Kent -3 9 £35,000 -36.36%
Oxfordshire -6 9 £30,000 -40.00%
East Sussex - 7 £47,500 -
Thames Valley - 2 £45,000 -
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (76.67%) Business Intelligence
2 176 (48.89%) SQL
3 164 (45.56%) Oracle
4 144 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 134 (37.22%) Data Warehouse
6 117 (32.50%) ETL
7 112 (31.11%) IBM
8 109 (30.28%) Finance
9 107 (29.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 94 (26.11%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 72 (20.00%) Business Objects
12 71 (19.72%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 67 (18.61%) Cognos Report Studio
14 64 (17.78%) Data Modelling
15 61 (16.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 60 (16.67%) Microsoft
17 57 (15.83%) Degree
18 44 (12.22%) MS Excel
19 42 (11.67%) Cognos TM1
20 41 (11.39%) Cognos Transformer
21 40 (11.11%) Data Management
22 38 (10.56%) T-SQL
23 37 (10.28%) UNIX
23 37 (10.28%) Oracle EBS
24 36 (10.00%) Relational Database
24 36 (10.00%) PL/SQL
25 35 (9.72%) Star Schema
25 35 (9.72%) Oracle ODI
26 34 (9.44%) Informatica
26 34 (9.44%) Validation

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 23 (6.39%) SAS
2 12 (3.33%) Tomcat
2 12 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 9 (2.50%) IBM Connections
3 9 (2.50%) Lotus Domino
4 8 (2.22%) OpenStack
5 5 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.11%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.56%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.56%) iPlanet
7 2 (0.56%) CMS
7 2 (0.56%) nginx
7 2 (0.56%) Moodle
7 2 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 44 (12.22%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (3.89%) SPSS
3 14 (3.89%) MS Office
4 12 (3.33%) MS Project
5 8 (2.22%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 71 (19.72%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 42 (11.67%) Cognos TM1
3 37 (10.28%) Oracle EBS
4 15 (4.17%) Oracle ERP
5 12 (3.33%) Cognos Planning
6 9 (2.50%) Cognos Controller
7 4 (1.11%) Maximo
7 4 (1.11%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.83%) ProductWriter
9 2 (0.56%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.56%) ResourceLink
9 2 (0.56%) Agresso
9 2 (0.56%) SAP HR
10 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.39%) SaaS
2 4 (1.11%) Office 365
3 2 (0.56%) Heroku
3 2 (0.56%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.56%) Google App Engine
3 2 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.28%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.33%) Internet
2 10 (2.78%) NAS
3 8 (2.22%) SAN
4 4 (1.11%) ADSL
4 4 (1.11%) Broadband
4 4 (1.11%) 3G
4 4 (1.11%) Firewall
4 4 (1.11%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (0.56%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 134 (37.22%) Data Warehouse
3 107 (29.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 94 (26.11%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 67 (18.61%) Cognos Report Studio
6 61 (16.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 41 (11.39%) Cognos Transformer
8 36 (10.00%) Relational Database
9 35 (9.72%) Oracle ODI
9 35 (9.72%) Star Schema
10 33 (9.17%) Data Mart
11 32 (8.89%) RDBMS
12 31 (8.61%) QlikView
13 30 (8.33%) DB2
14 27 (7.50%) OLAP
14 27 (7.50%) Cognos Query Studio
14 27 (7.50%) Cognos Analysis Studio
15 26 (7.22%) DataStage
16 25 (6.94%) SQLPlus
16 25 (6.94%) Cognos Metric Studio
Development Applications
1 25 (6.94%) Toad
2 23 (6.39%) QuickTest Pro
3 9 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.83%) ERwin
4 3 (0.83%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.56%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.56%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.56%) PhantomJS
5 2 (0.56%) Sinon.JS
5 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.28%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 109 (30.28%) Finance
2 20 (5.56%) Banking
3 19 (5.28%) Retail
3 19 (5.28%) Advertising
3 19 (5.28%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.94%) Marketing
5 5 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.11%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.11%) Legal
7 3 (0.83%) Electronics
8 2 (0.56%) Back Office
8 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.56%) Publishing
8 2 (0.56%) Military
9 1 (0.28%) Billing
9 1 (0.28%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 112 (31.11%) Developer
2 62 (17.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 59 (16.39%) Analyst
4 49 (13.61%) Cognos Developer
5 37 (10.28%) Cognos BI Developer
6 36 (10.00%) Consultant
7 32 (8.89%) Architect
8 26 (7.22%) Business Intelligence Specialist
9 24 (6.67%) Business Analyst
9 24 (6.67%) Cognos Consultant
10 23 (6.39%) Test Manager
11 22 (6.11%) Business Intelligence Manager
11 22 (6.11%) Designer
12 18 (5.00%) TM1 Consultant
12 18 (5.00%) Data Quality Specialist
13 17 (4.72%) Report Developer
13 17 (4.72%) Project Manager
13 17 (4.72%) Senior Manager
13 17 (4.72%) Senior Project Manager
14 15 (4.17%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (6.67%) HTML
2 18 (5.00%) .NET
3 14 (3.89%) XML
4 11 (3.06%) Web Services
5 10 (2.78%) LAMP
6 9 (2.50%) ODBC
6 9 (2.50%) ASP.NET
6 9 (2.50%) XPages
7 8 (2.22%) J2EE
8 4 (1.11%) Ajax
8 4 (1.11%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.11%) WinForms
8 4 (1.11%) jQuery
8 4 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 4 (1.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (0.83%) WCF
9 3 (0.83%) SOAP
9 3 (0.83%) Middleware
10 2 (0.56%) CSS
10 2 (0.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.89%) Mainframe
2 30 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 17 (4.72%) Data Integration
4 13 (3.61%) Computer Science
5 12 (3.33%) PMI
6 11 (3.06%) Mathematics
7 9 (2.50%) Visualisation
8 6 (1.67%) Open Source
8 6 (1.67%) Kindle
8 6 (1.67%) Clustering
9 5 (1.39%) FMCG
10 4 (1.11%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.11%) Smartphone
10 4 (1.11%) Statistics
10 4 (1.11%) EPoS
10 4 (1.11%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.11%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.56%) Economics
12 2 (0.56%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 37 (10.28%) UNIX
2 32 (8.89%) Windows
3 15 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (3.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (2.78%) Windows 8
5 10 (2.78%) Linux
6 6 (1.67%) Android
6 6 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.11%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.11%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.83%) Solaris
9 2 (0.56%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.56%) Debian
9 2 (0.56%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.28%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (76.67%) Business Intelligence
2 117 (32.50%) ETL
3 64 (17.78%) Data Modelling
4 40 (11.11%) Data Management
5 34 (9.44%) Validation
6 33 (9.17%) Project Management
7 30 (8.33%) ERP
7 30 (8.33%) Release Management
8 26 (7.22%) Analytics
9 24 (6.67%) PRINCE2
10 23 (6.39%) Test Management
10 23 (6.39%) Data Validation
10 23 (6.39%) Test Strategy
11 21 (5.83%) Business Development
11 21 (5.83%) ITIL
12 20 (5.56%) Dimensional Modelling
13 19 (5.28%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (5.00%) Data Analysis
15 17 (4.72%) Software Testing
15 17 (4.72%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 176 (48.89%) SQL
2 38 (10.56%) T-SQL
3 36 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 27 (7.50%) JavaScript
5 25 (6.94%) Java
6 12 (3.33%) VB
7 11 (3.06%) VBA
7 11 (3.06%) C#
8 9 (2.50%) LotusScript
8 9 (2.50%) Formula Language
9 8 (2.22%) R
10 6 (1.67%) PHP
11 4 (1.11%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.11%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.83%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.56%) Delphi
13 2 (0.56%) VBScript
13 2 (0.56%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.28%) RPG IV
14 1 (0.28%) RPG
Qualifications
1 57 (15.83%) Degree
2 19 (5.28%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.33%) DV Cleared
3 12 (3.33%) PMI Certification
4 6 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (1.67%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.11%) Postgraduate
5 4 (1.11%) ISEB
6 3 (0.83%) IBM Certification
7 2 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.56%) PhD
8 1 (0.28%) MBA
8 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.28%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.28%) Data Quality
2 9 (2.50%) Solvency II
3 8 (2.22%) SLA
4 6 (1.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (4.72%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.22%) vCloud
4 6 (1.67%) vSphere
5 4 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (0.83%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 164 (45.56%) Oracle
2 112 (31.11%) IBM
3 72 (20.00%) Business Objects
4 60 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 34 (9.44%) Informatica
6 23 (6.39%) HP
7 22 (6.11%) SAP
8 16 (4.44%) VMware
9 13 (3.61%) Teradata
10 11 (3.06%) Tableau
11 10 (2.78%) Lotus
12 8 (2.22%) Fujitsu
12 8 (2.22%) Cisco
13 7 (1.94%) Hyperion
13 7 (1.94%) Intel
13 7 (1.94%) MicroStrategy
14 5 (1.39%) Citrix
15 4 (1.11%) Adobe
15 4 (1.11%) Symantec
15 4 (1.11%) WatchGuard
Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
JM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
JM
Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus & full benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £1 - £2 per annum + Car Allowance+Bonus+More Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Softcat
Salary: Competitve, Benefits and Bonus Scheme
Posted: 11 days ago
Hampshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Surrey
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago