The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank - 66 64
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 0 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - 1.11% 1.73%
As % of the Vendors category - 2.82% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 10
Average salary - £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Cognos
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region.

Vendors Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
190 213 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 39.58% 39.30% 50.09%
Number of salaries quoted 161 193 269
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Cognos
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Suffolk

Cognos
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos Powerplay
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos Query Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos Report Studio

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 1 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Powerplay
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Query Studio
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Report Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos BI Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle