The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 235 182 163
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -19
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 3 33 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.051% 0.65% 1.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 1.49% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 21 56
Average salary £65,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% +2.56%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2528 2216 2434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.32% 43.52% 46.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2150 1870 2091
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,600 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Cognos
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Cognos Salary Trend in the South West

Cognos
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the South West region over the 3 months to 6 March 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
Dorset -36 2 £65,000 +23.80% 4
Somerset -1 1 - -
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 10 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle
3 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 7 (70.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (60.00%) IBM
4 6 (60.00%) Essbase
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (50.00%) Hyperion
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (50.00%) VBA
5 5 (50.00%) PL/SQL
5 5 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
6 4 (40.00%) ERP
7 3 (30.00%) C
7 3 (30.00%) Hyperion Planning
8 2 (20.00%) Cognos Report Studio
8 2 (20.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (20.00%) Twitter
8 2 (20.00%) Business Analytics
8 2 (20.00%) Analytics
8 2 (20.00%) Cognos TM1
8 2 (20.00%) Cognos Controller
9 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
9 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
9 1 (10.00%) Oracle ERP

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Business Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (30.00%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (20.00%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (20.00%) Cognos Controller
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Essbase
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (20.00%) Cognos Report Studio
2 2 (20.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Toad
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Essbase Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Business Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Cognos Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Cognos BI Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (40.00%) ERP
5 2 (20.00%) Business Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) VBA
2 5 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (30.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) IBM
3 5 (50.00%) Hyperion
4 2 (20.00%) Twitter
Bournemouth, Dorset
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
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Salary: Unspecified Market Leading salary - please call for details
Posted: 2 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum +attractive benefits, 30 days holida
Posted: 3 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum +attractive benefits, 30 days holida
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