The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 503 462 380
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -82
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 404 624 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.59% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 1.01% 1.29% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 356 514 658
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.05% -5.55%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
39881 48255 55129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.91% 45.43% 48.06%
Number of salaries quoted 31983 39295 44678
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Cognos as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cognos
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cognos within the UK.

Cognos Salary Trend in the UK

Cognos
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 within the UK.

Cognos Salary Histogram in the UK

Cognos
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -37 385 £50,750 +16.66% 27
London +35 186 £57,500 +15.00% 13
South East -20 77 £48,000 +12.94% 8
City of London +60 74 £52,500 -0.94% 8
West Midlands -12 33 £45,000 +12.50% 2
East of England -16 26 £51,250 +20.58% 1
West Sussex - 25 £47,250 - 1
North West -22 23 £36,000 -6.49% 1
Birmingham +1 22 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +3 14 £40,000 +6.66%
Buckinghamshire +13 13 £36,250 -26.02% 4
Scotland +7 13 £50,000 +5.26% 3
East Midlands -5 13 £23,000 -44.24% 2
Watford -12 13 £40,000 -30.43% 1
Hertfordshire -14 13 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Cheshire +13 12 £31,500 -17.64%
West Yorkshire +23 11 £40,000 +6.66%
Warrington +23 11 £31,500 +16.66%
Oxfordshire +36 9 £47,500 +43.93%
Milton Keynes +21 7 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Manchester -34 7 £47,500 +23.37% 1
Crawley - 7 £72,500 - 1
Essex +19 6 £42,250 -29.58%
Edinburgh -3 6 £48,750 +2.63% 2
Midlands - 6 £70,000 -
Lincolnshire - 6 £23,000 -
Scunthorpe - 6 £23,000 -
Leeds +14 5 £32,000 -4.47%
Henley-on-Thames - 5 - -
High Wycombe - 5 £45,750 - 1

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT jobs citing Cognos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Cognos.

1 652 (74.09%) Business Intelligence
2 520 (59.09%) SQL
3 409 (46.48%) SQL Server
4 392 (44.55%) Finance
5 320 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
6 281 (31.93%) ETL
7 266 (30.23%) Oracle
8 251 (28.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 220 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 206 (23.41%) Analytics
11 205 (23.30%) Tableau
12 201 (22.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 193 (21.93%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 171 (19.43%) IBM
15 170 (19.32%) T-SQL
16 167 (18.98%) BusinessObjects
17 165 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 160 (18.18%) QlikView
19 143 (16.25%) Data Modelling
20 137 (15.57%) Analytical Skills
21 129 (14.66%) MS Excel
22 127 (14.43%) Power BI
23 116 (13.18%) Cognos TM1
23 116 (13.18%) Agile Software Development
24 112 (12.73%) Degree
25 109 (12.39%) SAP
26 108 (12.27%) Visualisation
27 99 (11.25%) Management Information System
28 91 (10.34%) Project Management
29 86 (9.77%) Hyperion

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 56 (6.36%) SAS
2 43 (4.89%) SharePoint
3 16 (1.82%) Apache Pig
4 11 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (1.02%) Apache Spark
5 9 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (0.80%) IIS
8 6 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
9 5 (0.57%) JBoss
10 4 (0.45%) ArcGIS
10 4 (0.45%) Jupyter
10 4 (0.45%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.45%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.34%) Apache
11 3 (0.34%) GroupWise
11 3 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.23%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.23%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 129 (14.66%) MS Excel
2 33 (3.75%) MS Office
3 25 (2.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (2.61%) SPSS
5 10 (1.14%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.45%) Gephi
7 3 (0.34%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.23%) MS Project
8 2 (0.23%) PTC Creo
8 2 (0.23%) Windchill
9 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.11%) Stata
Business Applications
1 193 (21.93%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 116 (13.18%) Cognos TM1
3 30 (3.41%) Cognos Controller
4 29 (3.30%) Cognos Planning
5 28 (3.18%) SAP BPC
6 26 (2.95%) Oracle EBS
7 17 (1.93%) HFM
8 12 (1.36%) Hyperion Planning
8 12 (1.36%) ResourceLink
9 9 (1.02%) BusinessWorks
9 9 (1.02%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
10 8 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
11 6 (0.68%) FastStats
11 6 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
11 6 (0.68%) Unit4 Business World
12 5 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
12 5 (0.57%) Oracle Cash Management
12 5 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
12 5 (0.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 5 (0.57%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 29 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.25%) GitHub
2 11 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.80%) Google Analytics
4 6 (0.68%) SaaS
5 5 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.45%) Amazon EMR
6 4 (0.45%) FinancialForce.com
7 3 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.23%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.23%) Azure Machine Learning
8 2 (0.23%) PaaS
9 1 (0.11%) AtomSphere
9 1 (0.11%) Boomi
9 1 (0.11%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.11%) IaaS
9 1 (0.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.05%) Firewall
2 14 (1.59%) DNS
3 5 (0.57%) HTTP
3 5 (0.57%) NAS
3 5 (0.57%) SAN
4 4 (0.45%) FTP
4 4 (0.45%) Internet
4 4 (0.45%) LDAP
5 3 (0.34%) Kerberos
5 3 (0.34%) SMS
6 2 (0.23%) Intranet
6 2 (0.23%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (0.23%) SMTP
6 2 (0.23%) SSL
6 2 (0.23%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.23%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.11%) Broadband
7 1 (0.11%) Extranet
7 1 (0.11%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 409 (46.48%) SQL Server
2 320 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
3 251 (28.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 201 (22.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 167 (18.98%) BusinessObjects
6 165 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 160 (18.18%) QlikView
8 127 (14.43%) Power BI
9 81 (9.20%) Relational Database
9 81 (9.20%) SQL Server 2008
10 77 (8.75%) Cognos Report Studio
11 70 (7.95%) Big Data
12 67 (7.61%) Hadoop
12 67 (7.61%) OLAP
13 59 (6.70%) MySQL
14 58 (6.59%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 58 (6.59%) NoSQL
15 55 (6.25%) Cognos Analysis Studio
16 44 (5.00%) DB2
16 44 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 44 (5.00%) JIRA
2 43 (4.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (3.64%) Talend Open Studio
4 19 (2.16%) Visual Studio
5 14 (1.59%) ERwin
6 13 (1.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 10 (1.14%) Oracle APEX
8 9 (1.02%) PowerDesigner
9 8 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
10 7 (0.80%) FishEye
10 7 (0.80%) Liquibase
11 6 (0.68%) Git (software)
12 5 (0.57%) git-flow
13 4 (0.45%) Jenkins
13 4 (0.45%) Vagrant
14 3 (0.34%) Subversion
15 2 (0.23%) Toad
16 1 (0.11%) Eclipse
General
1 392 (44.55%) Finance
2 45 (5.11%) Marketing
3 43 (4.89%) Banking
4 31 (3.52%) Law
5 29 (3.30%) Retail
6 17 (1.93%) Manufacturing
7 16 (1.82%) Legal
8 14 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (0.91%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.57%) Advertising
10 5 (0.57%) Back Office
10 5 (0.57%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.57%) General Ledger
11 4 (0.45%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.45%) Military
12 3 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.34%) French Language
12 3 (0.34%) Publishing
13 2 (0.23%) Billing
13 2 (0.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 294 (33.41%) Developer
2 253 (28.75%) Analyst
3 156 (17.73%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 105 (11.93%) Consultant
5 95 (10.80%) SQL Developer
6 61 (6.93%) Cognos Developer
6 61 (6.93%) Data Analyst
7 59 (6.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 56 (6.36%) SQL BI Developer
9 53 (6.02%) SSIS Developer
10 52 (5.91%) Support Analyst
11 49 (5.57%) Systems Analyst
12 46 (5.23%) Architect
13 43 (4.89%) Applications Support
14 39 (4.43%) Cognos Consultant
15 37 (4.20%) SQL Analyst
16 33 (3.75%) Business Developer
16 33 (3.75%) Microsoft BI Developer
17 32 (3.64%) Cognos BI Developer
17 32 (3.64%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (8.41%) MDX
2 56 (6.36%) .NET
3 48 (5.45%) Web Services
4 28 (3.18%) XML
5 23 (2.61%) SOAP
6 19 (2.16%) REST
7 12 (1.36%) HTML
8 9 (1.02%) JMS
9 8 (0.91%) ASP.NET
9 8 (0.91%) CSS
9 8 (0.91%) D3.js
9 8 (0.91%) FpML
10 7 (0.80%) EDI
10 7 (0.80%) Grails
10 7 (0.80%) JRuby
10 7 (0.80%) JSON
10 7 (0.80%) RESTful
11 6 (0.68%) .NET Framework
12 5 (0.57%) Oracle Fusion
12 5 (0.57%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 137 (15.57%) Analytical Skills
2 108 (12.27%) Visualisation
3 99 (11.25%) Management Information System
4 51 (5.80%) Computer Science
5 20 (2.27%) Data Integration
5 20 (2.27%) Mathematics
6 13 (1.48%) Data Conversion
6 13 (1.48%) FMCG
7 12 (1.36%) PMI
8 11 (1.25%) NHS
9 9 (1.02%) DTCC
10 8 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (0.80%) Clustering
11 7 (0.80%) Data Centre
12 6 (0.68%) Reference Data
12 6 (0.68%) Reinsurance
13 5 (0.57%) Data Extraction
13 5 (0.57%) Life Science
13 5 (0.57%) Microsoft Licensing
13 5 (0.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 49 (5.57%) Windows
2 30 (3.41%) Unix
3 27 (3.07%) Windows Server
4 21 (2.39%) Linux
5 9 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.57%) MVS
8 3 (0.34%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.23%) AIX
9 2 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.23%) Solaris
9 2 (0.23%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.11%) CentOS
10 1 (0.11%) OS/400
10 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 652 (74.09%) Business Intelligence
2 281 (31.93%) ETL
3 206 (23.41%) Analytics
4 143 (16.25%) Data Modelling
5 116 (13.18%) Agile Software Development
6 91 (10.34%) Project Management
7 84 (9.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 65 (7.39%) Kimball Methodology
9 64 (7.27%) Dimensional Modelling
10 62 (7.05%) Data Analysis
11 60 (6.82%) Data Management
12 57 (6.48%) Data Analytics
13 55 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
14 52 (5.91%) CRM
15 51 (5.80%) Business Analysis
16 49 (5.57%) Scrum
17 48 (5.45%) Time Management
18 47 (5.34%) SDLC
19 46 (5.23%) ERP
20 43 (4.89%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 520 (59.09%) SQL
2 170 (19.32%) T-SQL
3 65 (7.39%) VBA
4 60 (6.82%) PL/SQL
5 48 (5.45%) Java
6 31 (3.52%) JavaScript
7 30 (3.41%) Python
8 29 (3.30%) C#
9 27 (3.07%) PowerShell
10 18 (2.05%) VB
11 15 (1.70%) R
12 9 (1.02%) C++
12 9 (1.02%) Scala
13 8 (0.91%) C
13 8 (0.91%) PHP
13 8 (0.91%) Shell Script
14 7 (0.80%) Clojure
14 7 (0.80%) Groovy
14 7 (0.80%) Jython
15 6 (0.68%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 112 (12.73%) Degree
2 15 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (1.70%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.36%) ACCA
3 12 (1.36%) CIMA
3 12 (1.36%) PMI Certification
4 9 (1.02%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.68%) ISEB
5 6 (0.68%) SAS Certification
6 4 (0.45%) AAT
6 4 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.34%) CITP
7 3 (0.34%) IBM Certification
7 3 (0.34%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.34%) MCP
8 2 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.23%) MCITP
8 2 (0.23%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (6.36%) Data Quality
2 22 (2.50%) QA
3 11 (1.25%) SLA
4 9 (1.02%) Dodd-Frank
5 6 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.57%) CRD IV
7 4 (0.45%) Basel II
7 4 (0.45%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.11%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.11%) SNOMED CT
9 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (0.57%) Active Directory
1 5 (0.57%) HDFS
1 5 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
1 5 (0.57%) VMware ESX
1 5 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (0.57%) vSphere
2 4 (0.45%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.23%) GPFS
3 2 (0.23%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (1.36%) Puppet
2 3 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.23%) Ambari
3 2 (0.23%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (0.23%) Oozie
3 2 (0.23%) RSA Archer
4 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.11%) SCCM
4 1 (0.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 266 (30.23%) Oracle
2 220 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 205 (23.30%) Tableau
4 171 (19.43%) IBM
5 109 (12.39%) SAP
6 86 (9.77%) Hyperion
7 61 (6.93%) Informatica
8 56 (6.36%) MicroStrategy
9 32 (3.64%) Talend
10 29 (3.30%) Teradata
11 28 (3.18%) Anaplan
12 26 (2.95%) Netezza
13 16 (1.82%) TIBCO
14 14 (1.59%) Alteryx
14 14 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
15 12 (1.36%) Ab Initio
15 12 (1.36%) HP
15 12 (1.36%) Sybase
16 10 (1.14%) JD Edwards
16 10 (1.14%) Sun
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 28 minutes ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
MHR
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Metaskil Limited
Salary: £Highly competitive + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + + Car Allowance +Bonus +benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + extensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Networkers
Salary: £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Keystream Resources Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Up to £50,000 plus excellent benefit package a
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30189 - £36491 per annum + 25% Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Crawley
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
High Wycombe
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Bromford Group Ltd
Salary: From £35,055 to £42,751 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £51,220 - 78,320 per year + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Folkestone
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
E-Frontiers
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus generous OTE
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Northamptonshire
SystemsAccountants
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £90000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 21 days ago