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 29 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 236 178 171
Rank change year-on-year
-58 -7
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 2 43 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.034% 0.78% 0.97%
As % of the Vendors category 0.078% 1.75% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 18 55
Average salary - £41,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
2570 2463 2597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.35% 44.89% 45.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2235 2042 2211
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

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 29 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
Somerset +6 1 - -
Bristol -14 1 - - 3
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 22 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (79.17%) Oracle
3 18 (75.00%) Hyperion
4 17 (70.83%) IBM
4 17 (70.83%) SQL
5 16 (66.67%) Finance
6 15 (62.50%) Essbase
6 15 (62.50%) Oracle BI EE
6 15 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (58.33%) VBA
7 14 (58.33%) PL/SQL
7 14 (58.33%) Oracle Financials
8 13 (54.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 12 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
10 11 (45.83%) Management Information System
11 9 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (33.33%) Hyperion Planning
12 8 (33.33%) ERP
13 4 (16.67%) Cognos TM1
13 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
13 4 (16.67%) MS Access
13 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
13 4 (16.67%) Project Management
13 4 (16.67%) C
13 4 (16.67%) OLAP
13 4 (16.67%) Business Objects
13 4 (16.67%) MS Office
13 4 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
13 4 (16.67%) Data Analysis
13 4 (16.67%) Twitter

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (58.33%) Oracle Financials
2 13 (54.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 12 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (33.33%) Hyperion Planning
5 4 (16.67%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) Essbase
1 15 (62.50%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (16.67%) MS Access
2 4 (16.67%) OLAP
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.17%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 1 (4.17%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (4.17%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 16 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 13 (54.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Essbase Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Systems Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Hyperion Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle BI Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (8.33%) OBIEE Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Cognos Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Cognos BI Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Cognos Administrator
8 1 (4.17%) SQL DBA
8 1 (4.17%) Technical Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Business Developer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (33.33%) ERP
5 4 (16.67%) Project Management
5 4 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) Business Analytics
5 4 (16.67%) Analytics
6 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.17%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) SQL
2 14 (58.33%) VBA
2 14 (58.33%) PL/SQL
3 4 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Oracle
2 18 (75.00%) Hyperion
3 17 (70.83%) IBM
4 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.67%) Business Objects
4 4 (16.67%) Twitter
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
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Cheltenham
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
Tectre Limited
Salary: £40,000 - £100,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits, 30 days ho
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits, 30 days ho
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Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago