The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Southampton region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 79 82 90
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 7 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.73% 0.38% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 1.85% 0.76% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 1
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% +26.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,100
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +5.98%
Vendors Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
379 397 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 39.73% 49.75% 42.46%
Number of salaries quoted 334 366 395
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £27,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cognos
Hampshire

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Cognos
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Southampton

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 11 (100.00%) ETL
1 11 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 8 (72.73%) PRINCE2
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
5 6 (54.55%) Degree
5 6 (54.55%) QlikView
5 6 (54.55%) Business Objects
5 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 5 (45.45%) Project Management
6 5 (45.45%) Data Management
6 5 (45.45%) Finance
7 4 (36.36%) LAMP
7 4 (36.36%) Oracle
7 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (36.36%) Pentaho
7 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
7 4 (36.36%) Tomcat
7 4 (36.36%) Windows
8 3 (27.27%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (27.27%) Cognos Impromptu
8 3 (27.27%) ITIL
8 3 (27.27%) EDI
8 3 (27.27%) Intel
8 3 (27.27%) Internet
8 3 (27.27%) LAN
8 3 (27.27%) WAN
8 3 (27.27%) ISO 9001

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (36.36%) Tomcat
2 2 (18.18%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
1 3 (27.27%) LAN
1 3 (27.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) QlikView
3 4 (36.36%) Pentaho
4 3 (27.27%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (27.27%) Cognos Impromptu
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Business Manager
2 7 (63.64%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Business Systems Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Systems Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Business Systems Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) LAMP
2 3 (27.27%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Kindle
1 3 (27.27%) Clustering
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Open Source
3 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) ETL
1 11 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (72.73%) PRINCE2
3 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) Data Management
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (27.27%) Business Process Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Time Management
5 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
6 1 (9.09%) Master Data Management
6 1 (9.09%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
1 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO 9001
2 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Business Objects
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) Intel
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) Brio
5 2 (18.18%) Hyperion
5 2 (18.18%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (9.09%) Pegasus
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