The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South West region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within IBM Cognos.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 200 172 173
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +1
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 27 47 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.44% 0.89% 0.78%
As % of the Vendors category 1.05% 2.03% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15 38 39
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £32,425 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £45,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2574 2310 2450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.38% 43.81% 44.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2057 1977 2098
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,646
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cognos
England

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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the South West region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

Cognos Salary Histogram 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 10 July 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
Bristol +2 10 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Dorset - 10 £57,500 - 2
Wiltshire -38 3 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Somerset -26 1 £55,000 +70.54% 1
Gloucestershire - 1 - - 3
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 41 (68.33%) Finance
2 39 (65.00%) Business Intelligence
3 37 (61.67%) SQL
4 19 (31.67%) Business Objects
4 19 (31.67%) Analytics
5 18 (30.00%) Oracle
5 18 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (26.67%) Essbase
7 15 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
8 14 (23.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (23.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (23.33%) IBM
8 14 (23.33%) MicroStrategy
9 13 (21.67%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (20.00%) Hyperion
10 12 (20.00%) QlikView
10 12 (20.00%) Management Information System
10 12 (20.00%) Tableau
11 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
11 11 (18.33%) ETL
11 11 (18.33%) SAS
11 11 (18.33%) SAP
11 11 (18.33%) VBA
12 10 (16.67%) Marketing
12 10 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
13 9 (15.00%) VB
13 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
13 9 (15.00%) ERP
14 8 (13.33%) SPSS
14 8 (13.33%) Salesforce.com

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (18.33%) SAS
2 3 (5.00%) IIS
2 3 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) SPSS
2 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (5.00%) MS Project
4 3 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Oracle Financials
2 6 (10.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (8.33%) Cognos TM1
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (6.67%) Hyperion Planning
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (1.67%) SAP BPC
6 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (26.67%) Essbase
3 15 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 14 (23.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 14 (23.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (21.67%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (20.00%) QlikView
7 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (8.33%) Data Mining
9 5 (8.33%) DataStage
9 5 (8.33%) Big Data
10 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (6.67%) OLAP
10 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (3.33%) SQLPlus
11 2 (3.33%) SAP BI
11 2 (3.33%) Spotfire
12 1 (1.67%) Sybase ASE
General
1 41 (68.33%) Finance
2 10 (16.67%) Marketing
3 6 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.67%) General Ledger
5 3 (5.00%) Legal
6 2 (3.33%) Games
6 2 (3.33%) Aerospace
6 2 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.67%) Electronics
7 1 (1.67%) Retail
7 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (41.67%) Analyst
2 16 (26.67%) Consultant
3 14 (23.33%) Financial Analyst
4 12 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 8 (13.33%) Business Consultant
6 7 (11.67%) Developer
7 6 (10.00%) Data Analyst
7 6 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (8.33%) Test Analyst
8 5 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Analyst
8 5 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) Business Developer
9 4 (6.67%) MI Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (6.67%) Administrator
10 3 (5.00%) Project Manager
10 3 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
11 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 2 (3.33%) Information Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) Flash
2 2 (3.33%) Web Services
3 1 (1.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (13.33%) Blog
3 3 (5.00%) PMI
3 3 (5.00%) Open Source
4 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.67%) DTV
4 1 (1.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) UNIX
1 4 (6.67%) Windows
1 4 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (65.00%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (31.67%) Analytics
3 11 (18.33%) ETL
4 10 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (15.00%) ERP
6 7 (11.67%) Data Management
7 6 (10.00%) Software Testing
8 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (8.33%) Data Analytics
8 5 (8.33%) Data Validation
8 5 (8.33%) Information Management
8 5 (8.33%) Validation
9 4 (6.67%) Time Management
10 3 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (5.00%) Project Planning
10 3 (5.00%) Change Management
10 3 (5.00%) Data Analysis
10 3 (5.00%) Supply Chain Management
10 3 (5.00%) Data Modelling
10 3 (5.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 37 (61.67%) SQL
2 11 (18.33%) VBA
3 9 (15.00%) VB
4 8 (13.33%) PHP
5 7 (11.67%) PL/SQL
6 5 (8.33%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.00%) C
8 1 (1.67%) Java
8 1 (1.67%) Korn
8 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) AAT
2 7 (11.67%) Degree
3 3 (5.00%) APMP
3 3 (5.00%) PMP
3 3 (5.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.67%) ACCA
4 1 (1.67%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 19 (31.67%) Business Objects
2 18 (30.00%) Oracle
3 14 (23.33%) IBM
3 14 (23.33%) MicroStrategy
4 12 (20.00%) Tableau
4 12 (20.00%) Hyperion
5 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
5 11 (18.33%) SAP
6 8 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (8.33%) Informatica
8 3 (5.00%) Citrix
8 3 (5.00%) VMware
8 3 (5.00%) Twitter
9 2 (3.33%) Jaspersoft
10 1 (1.67%) Sybase
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