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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 56 57 49
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 3 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.73% 1.63% 2.94%
As % of the Vendors category 1.53% 4.00% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 19
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
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
196 225 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 47.69% 40.83% 53.60%
Number of salaries quoted 170 214 342
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Bury St Edmunds -3 2 - -
Stowmarket - 1 £30,000 -
Cognos
East of England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 11 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (66.67%) DB2
4 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
5 7 (58.33%) Relational Database
5 7 (58.33%) Cognos Report Studio
5 7 (58.33%) RDBMS
6 6 (50.00%) Cognos Query Studio
6 6 (50.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 6 (50.00%) Cognos Powerplay
7 5 (41.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 4 (33.33%) Time Management
9 3 (25.00%) Cognos Transformer
10 2 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (16.67%) Cognos Connection
10 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
10 2 (16.67%) ERP
11 1 (8.33%) Netezza
11 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
11 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
11 1 (8.33%) Finance
11 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (8.33%) Retail
11 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (8.33%) IBM
11 1 (8.33%) EPoS
11 1 (8.33%) Oracle
11 1 (8.33%) CRM

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 10 (83.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) DB2
3 7 (58.33%) Relational Database
3 7 (58.33%) Cognos Report Studio
3 7 (58.33%) RDBMS
4 6 (50.00%) Cognos Query Studio
4 6 (50.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 6 (50.00%) Cognos Powerplay
5 5 (41.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 3 (25.00%) Cognos Transformer
7 2 (16.67%) Cognos Connection
8 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (50.00%) Business Developer
3 6 (50.00%) Cognos Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Cognos BI Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Head of IT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Netezza
1 1 (8.33%) IBM
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle