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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 70 - 74
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 24 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.12% - 0.78%
As % of the Vendors category 4.55% - 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 24 0 7
Average salary £34,500 - £33,750
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 - £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £41,300 - £34,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
527 531 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 46.51% 46.29% 37.14%
Number of salaries quoted 481 475 304
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
Cardiff - 16 £35,000 - 3
Newport - 7 £34,000 - 2
Cognos
Wales

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 24 (96.00%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (84.00%) SQL Server
3 20 (80.00%) SQL
4 19 (76.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
5 16 (64.00%) T-SQL
6 15 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (56.00%) Finance
8 13 (52.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (48.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (48.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (48.00%) Banking
10 11 (44.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 11 (44.00%) ETL
10 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (44.00%) OLTP
10 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2000
10 11 (44.00%) DTS
11 10 (40.00%) Project Management
11 10 (40.00%) Mentoring
11 10 (40.00%) Clustering
12 4 (16.00%) Cognos Report Studio
12 4 (16.00%) CRM
12 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
13 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
13 3 (12.00%) Kimball Methodology
13 3 (12.00%) Data Mining
13 3 (12.00%) Advertising
13 3 (12.00%) QA
14 2 (8.00%) Retail

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (4.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.00%) Cognos Controller
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) DHCP
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (84.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (76.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (52.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (48.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (48.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 11 (44.00%) DTS
6 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (44.00%) OLTP
7 4 (16.00%) Cognos Report Studio
8 3 (12.00%) Data Mining
9 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (4.00%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 12 (48.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Advertising
4 2 (8.00%) Retail
5 1 (4.00%) French Language
5 1 (4.00%) German Language
5 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Analyst
2 11 (44.00%) DBA
3 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 7 (28.00%) Business Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) SQL DBA
6 3 (12.00%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (4.00%) Programmer
7 1 (4.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) Statistics
2 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (44.00%) ETL
3 10 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 10 (40.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (16.00%) CRM
5 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (12.00%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (4.00%) Analytics
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.00%) Line Management
6 1 (4.00%) ERP
6 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Predictive Analytics
6 1 (4.00%) Change Control
6 1 (4.00%) Process Management
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) SQL
2 16 (64.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) MCSD
1 1 (4.00%) HND
1 1 (4.00%) MCSA
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Lotus
2 1 (4.00%) Business Objects
Newport, Gwent
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, Wales
Church International
Salary: up to £35k dep in exp plus bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago