The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 63 - 80
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 36 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.05% - 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 6.22% - 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 34 0 4
Average salary £36,500 - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Cognos
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Vendors Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
579 449 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 48.98% 49.07% 34.29%
Number of salaries quoted 503 396 279
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cognos across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Cognos
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cognos across the South Wales region.

Cognos Salary Trend in South Wales

Cognos
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Cognos Salary Histogram in South Wales

Cognos
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
Cardiff - 20 £35,000 - 1
Newport - 15 £37,000 - 2
Cognos
Wales

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 45 (97.83%) Business Intelligence
2 36 (78.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 35 (76.09%) SQL
4 32 (69.57%) SQL Server
4 32 (69.57%) Finance
5 28 (60.87%) Microsoft
6 25 (54.35%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (52.17%) T-SQL
8 19 (41.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 18 (39.13%) SQL Server 2008
9 18 (39.13%) SQL Server 2012
10 17 (36.96%) SQL Server 2005
10 17 (36.96%) ETL
10 17 (36.96%) DTS
10 17 (36.96%) OLTP
11 14 (30.43%) Mentoring
12 13 (28.26%) SQL Server 2000
12 13 (28.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 12 (26.09%) Clustering
13 12 (26.09%) Banking
13 12 (26.09%) Project Management
14 9 (19.57%) Kimball Methodology
14 9 (19.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
16 5 (10.87%) CRM
16 5 (10.87%) Advertising
16 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
16 5 (10.87%) Data Analysis
17 4 (8.70%) QA
17 4 (8.70%) Data Mining

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 1 (2.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (28.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.17%) Cognos Controller
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) DHCP
1 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (78.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 32 (69.57%) SQL Server
3 25 (54.35%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (41.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (39.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (39.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (36.96%) DTS
6 17 (36.96%) SQL Server 2005
6 17 (36.96%) OLTP
7 13 (28.26%) SQL Server 2000
8 9 (19.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (8.70%) Cognos Report Studio
9 4 (8.70%) Data Mining
10 2 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 32 (69.57%) Finance
2 12 (26.09%) Banking
3 5 (10.87%) Advertising
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) French Language
5 1 (2.17%) German Language
5 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (54.35%) Analyst
2 18 (39.13%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 17 (36.96%) DBA
4 12 (26.09%) Business Analyst
5 9 (19.57%) SQL DBA
6 6 (13.04%) Analyst Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Administrator
8 4 (8.70%) SQL Server DBA
8 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 2 (4.35%) Technical Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Business Manager
9 2 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) Data Analyst
10 1 (2.17%) Analyst Programmer
10 1 (2.17%) Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Clustering
2 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) AS400
3 1 (2.17%) Statistics
3 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
1 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
1 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (97.83%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (36.96%) ETL
3 14 (30.43%) Mentoring
4 12 (26.09%) Project Management
5 9 (19.57%) Kimball Methodology
6 5 (10.87%) Data Analysis
6 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (10.87%) CRM
7 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.70%) Change Control
7 4 (8.70%) Test Strategy
8 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.52%) Line Management
9 2 (4.35%) Waterfall
10 1 (2.17%) ERP
10 1 (2.17%) Process Management
10 1 (2.17%) Analytics
10 1 (2.17%) Performance Monitoring
10 1 (2.17%) Business Analysis
10 1 (2.17%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 35 (76.09%) SQL
2 24 (52.17%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) MCSD
2 1 (2.17%) HND
2 1 (2.17%) MCSA
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 28 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.17%) Lotus
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Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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