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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 451 403 378
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -25
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 587 754 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 0.72% 0.76%
As % of the Vendors category 1.28% 1.51% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 451 620 626
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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
45891 49971 49902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.77% 47.61% 47.28%
Number of salaries quoted 37569 41029 39479
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cognos within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
England -60 508 £47,772 -4.45% 84
London -54 232 £52,500 -8.69% 45
South East -8 146 £48,772 +8.38% 14
Berkshire +34 67 £57,500 +4.54% 2
Scotland +32 56 £47,500 +35.71% 8
Glasgow +15 48 £47,500 +35.71% 1
City of London +20 47 £54,000 -6.08% 10
Edinburgh +42 43 £47,500 +43.93% 6
West Midlands -33 35 £37,000 -22.10% 3
Hampshire +31 33 £38,250 -10.00% 1
North West +32 25 £35,750 +2.14% 11
Surrey -41 25 £45,000 - 7
Slough - 24 £65,000 -
Yorkshire +16 20 £35,000 +6.06% 5
East of England -31 18 £43,500 -8.42% 2
West Yorkshire +17 16 £35,000 +9.37% 4
Leeds +17 15 £35,000 +9.37% 4
Reading +9 15 £52,000 -35.00% 1
Staffordshire +8 13 £36,500 +4.28%
Manchester +16 12 £36,250 -12.12% 8
Hertfordshire -14 12 £43,500 -8.42%
South West +3 11 £39,250 - 2
Buckinghamshire -1 11 £45,250 +110.46% 4
East Midlands -13 11 £37,500 -9.63% 1
Milton Keynes -1 10 £40,500 +88.37% 4
Andover - 10 £28,750 -
Watford +4 7 £43,500 -8.42%
Kingston Upon Thames - 7 £50,000 -
Merseyside -1 6 £35,000 -16.66% 2
Coventry -11 6 £40,500 -16.49%

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 922 (73.12%) Business Intelligence
2 538 (42.66%) SQL
3 492 (39.02%) Finance
4 445 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
5 437 (34.66%) SQL Server
6 386 (30.61%) Oracle
7 350 (27.76%) ETL
7 350 (27.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 338 (26.80%) BusinessObjects
9 312 (24.74%) Analytics
10 294 (23.31%) QlikView
11 278 (22.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 275 (21.81%) IBM
13 269 (21.33%) Microsoft
14 229 (18.16%) Tableau
15 204 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
16 202 (16.02%) Data Modelling
17 201 (15.94%) MS Excel
18 192 (15.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 187 (14.83%) Degree
20 181 (14.35%) Agile Software Development
21 179 (14.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
22 162 (12.85%) Cognos TM1
22 162 (12.85%) SAP
23 149 (11.82%) Stakeholder Management
24 144 (11.42%) Informatica
25 143 (11.34%) T-SQL
26 142 (11.26%) SAS
27 139 (11.02%) Management Information System
28 134 (10.63%) Visualisation

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 142 (11.26%) SAS
2 84 (6.66%) SharePoint
3 21 (1.67%) Apache Pig
4 16 (1.27%) Apache Spark
5 12 (0.95%) IIS
5 12 (0.95%) SharePoint Server
5 12 (0.95%) Tomcat
6 11 (0.87%) JBoss
7 9 (0.71%) ArcGIS
8 8 (0.63%) NetWeaver
9 5 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.24%) Confluence
11 3 (0.24%) Liferay
11 3 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.16%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.079%) CMS
13 1 (0.079%) GlassFish
Applications
1 201 (15.94%) MS Excel
2 74 (5.87%) SPSS
3 20 (1.59%) MS Visio
4 19 (1.51%) MS Office
4 19 (1.51%) Spreadsheet
5 8 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.48%) MS Project
7 2 (0.16%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 179 (14.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 162 (12.85%) Cognos TM1
3 50 (3.97%) Cognos Planning
4 41 (3.25%) HFM
5 35 (2.78%) Cognos Controller
6 32 (2.54%) Oracle EBS
7 31 (2.46%) Hyperion Planning
8 30 (2.38%) SAP BPC
9 20 (1.59%) ResourceLink
9 20 (1.59%) Unit4 Business World
10 8 (0.63%) SAP GRC
11 6 (0.48%) GoldMine
11 6 (0.48%) Infor SunSystems
11 6 (0.48%) Oracle Financials
12 5 (0.40%) Adobe Campaign
12 5 (0.40%) SAP ERP
13 4 (0.32%) Maximo
13 4 (0.32%) MoSes
14 3 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
14 3 (0.24%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 12 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (0.79%) Google Analytics
3 8 (0.63%) Google Apps
4 6 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.48%) SaaS
5 5 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.40%) Amazon Kinesis
5 5 (0.40%) SmartFocus
6 1 (0.079%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.19%) Firewall
2 12 (0.95%) FTP
2 12 (0.95%) TCP/IP
3 11 (0.87%) DNS
3 11 (0.87%) HTTP
3 11 (0.87%) LAN
3 11 (0.87%) SMTP
4 7 (0.56%) Internet
5 6 (0.48%) Intranet
6 2 (0.16%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.16%) Wireless
7 1 (0.079%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.079%) LDAP
7 1 (0.079%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 445 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
2 437 (34.66%) SQL Server
3 350 (27.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 338 (26.80%) BusinessObjects
5 294 (23.31%) QlikView
6 278 (22.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 192 (15.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 119 (9.44%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 97 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
10 89 (7.06%) SQL Server 2008
11 88 (6.98%) Big Data
11 88 (6.98%) Cognos Report Studio
12 81 (6.42%) SQL Server 2005
13 79 (6.26%) Oracle ODI
14 77 (6.11%) SQL Server 2014
15 67 (5.31%) DataStage
16 66 (5.23%) Oracle Database
17 65 (5.15%) Data Mining
18 61 (4.84%) Oracle BI EE
18 61 (4.84%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 78 (6.19%) Talend Open Studio
2 54 (4.28%) ERwin
3 24 (1.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 21 (1.67%) Toad
5 13 (1.03%) Visual Studio
6 9 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.32%) Maven
7 4 (0.32%) PowerDesigner
8 3 (0.24%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.24%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.24%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.24%) JIRA
8 3 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.079%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.079%) Hudson
General
1 492 (39.02%) Finance
2 115 (9.12%) Banking
3 81 (6.42%) Retail
4 39 (3.09%) Marketing
5 23 (1.82%) Telecoms
6 21 (1.67%) Military
7 17 (1.35%) Investment Banking
8 16 (1.27%) German Language
9 15 (1.19%) Legal
10 14 (1.11%) Financial Institution
11 13 (1.03%) General Ledger
11 13 (1.03%) Law
12 11 (0.87%) Manufacturing
13 10 (0.79%) Back Office
14 9 (0.71%) Local Government
14 9 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (0.63%) Billing
16 6 (0.48%) Automotive
16 6 (0.48%) French Language
16 6 (0.48%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 424 (33.62%) Analyst
2 380 (30.13%) Developer
3 235 (18.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 191 (15.15%) Consultant
5 186 (14.75%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 136 (10.79%) Cognos Developer
7 121 (9.60%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 80 (6.34%) Cognos BI Developer
8 80 (6.34%) SQL Analyst
9 77 (6.11%) Architect
10 73 (5.79%) Business Intelligence Manager
11 70 (5.55%) Business Analyst
11 70 (5.55%) Business Developer
12 64 (5.08%) Data Analyst
13 59 (4.68%) Report Analyst
14 55 (4.36%) Report Developer
14 55 (4.36%) Senior Analyst
15 54 (4.28%) Analyst Developer
15 54 (4.28%) Senior Developer
16 50 (3.97%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (3.65%) .NET
2 40 (3.17%) HTML
3 36 (2.85%) CSS
4 34 (2.70%) Middleware
5 32 (2.54%) Oracle Fusion
6 30 (2.38%) MDX
7 15 (1.19%) ASP.NET
7 15 (1.19%) XML
8 14 (1.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 13 (1.03%) Web Services
10 10 (0.79%) J2EE
11 9 (0.71%) Kafka
12 8 (0.63%) .NET Framework
13 7 (0.56%) Cascading
14 6 (0.48%) JMS
14 6 (0.48%) jQuery
15 5 (0.40%) D3.js
15 5 (0.40%) Hibernate
15 5 (0.40%) SAP Basis
15 5 (0.40%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 204 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
2 139 (11.02%) Management Information System
3 134 (10.63%) Visualisation
4 54 (4.28%) Data Integration
5 31 (2.46%) Data Structures
6 28 (2.22%) Mathematics
7 26 (2.06%) Statistics
8 24 (1.90%) Computer Science
9 18 (1.43%) FMCG
10 15 (1.19%) Data Centre
10 15 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (1.11%) Data Extraction
12 10 (0.79%) NHS
12 10 (0.79%) Reinsurance
12 10 (0.79%) User Experience
13 9 (0.71%) Mobile App
14 8 (0.63%) PMI
15 6 (0.48%) Life Science
16 5 (0.40%) Algorithms
16 5 (0.40%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 82 (6.50%) Windows
2 36 (2.85%) Windows Server
3 25 (1.98%) Linux
4 23 (1.82%) Unix
5 7 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.32%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.24%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.24%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.16%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.079%) AIX
9 1 (0.079%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.079%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 922 (73.12%) Business Intelligence
2 350 (27.76%) ETL
3 312 (24.74%) Analytics
4 202 (16.02%) Data Modelling
5 181 (14.35%) Agile Software Development
6 149 (11.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 133 (10.55%) Data Management
8 112 (8.88%) Project Management
9 98 (7.77%) Data Analysis
10 96 (7.61%) Mentoring
11 84 (6.66%) Data Analytics
12 82 (6.50%) PRINCE2
13 62 (4.92%) Migration
14 61 (4.84%) Data Governance
15 60 (4.76%) SDLC
16 58 (4.60%) Business Analysis
17 57 (4.52%) ERP
18 56 (4.44%) Presales
19 49 (3.89%) Data Architecture
20 48 (3.81%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 538 (42.66%) SQL
2 143 (11.34%) T-SQL
3 100 (7.93%) VBA
4 63 (5.00%) C#
5 51 (4.04%) Java
6 45 (3.57%) R
7 33 (2.62%) PL/SQL
8 27 (2.14%) Python
9 21 (1.67%) COBOL
10 19 (1.51%) C
11 14 (1.11%) VB
12 13 (1.03%) C++
12 13 (1.03%) JavaScript
13 12 (0.95%) Bash Shell
14 11 (0.87%) VB.NET
15 9 (0.71%) Scala
16 8 (0.63%) Shell Script
17 6 (0.48%) Google Apps Script
17 6 (0.48%) PHP
18 5 (0.40%) RPG
Qualifications
1 187 (14.83%) Degree
2 60 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 37 (2.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 30 (2.38%) ACCA
5 29 (2.30%) CIMA
6 22 (1.74%) ISEB
7 21 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 18 (1.43%) SC Cleared
9 9 (0.71%) Oracle Certification
9 9 (0.71%) PMI Certification
10 6 (0.48%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (0.32%) IIBA
11 4 (0.32%) PMP
11 4 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.24%) AAT
13 2 (0.16%) CIPFA
13 2 (0.16%) IBM Certification
13 2 (0.16%) ISTQB
13 2 (0.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (8.25%) Data Quality
2 22 (1.74%) Solvency II
3 13 (1.03%) QA
3 13 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.24%) GAAP
4 3 (0.24%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.079%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (2.62%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 12 (0.95%) HDFS
3 2 (0.16%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.079%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.079%) UAG
4 1 (0.079%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.079%) vSphere
4 1 (0.079%) Xen
Systems Management
1 33 (2.62%) Tivoli
2 4 (0.32%) Control-M
2 4 (0.32%) Oracle EDQ
3 3 (0.24%) Ambari
3 3 (0.24%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (0.24%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.079%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.079%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.079%) Cobbler
4 1 (0.079%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.079%) Oozie
4 1 (0.079%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.079%) Puppet
4 1 (0.079%) SCCM
4 1 (0.079%) Xymon
Vendors
1 386 (30.61%) Oracle
2 275 (21.81%) IBM
3 269 (21.33%) Microsoft
4 229 (18.16%) Tableau
5 162 (12.85%) SAP
6 144 (11.42%) Informatica
7 95 (7.53%) Teradata
8 90 (7.14%) Hyperion
9 78 (6.19%) Talend
10 59 (4.68%) MicroStrategy
11 40 (3.17%) Ab Initio
12 33 (2.62%) ServiceNow
13 29 (2.30%) Capita
14 26 (2.06%) Anaplan
15 20 (1.59%) Netezza
16 16 (1.27%) Google
17 15 (1.19%) Infor
17 15 (1.19%) JD Edwards
18 13 (1.03%) Siebel
19 12 (0.95%) Sybase
South West London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
EU-Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Car allowance & 50% bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £43000 - £44000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits included
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: exceptional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £48,000 to £55,000 per annum £8K Car Allowance, Bonus, Pension, H
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Citrus Global Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £53,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Smartsearch Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40k
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24,000 - £31,000 DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
The People Network
Salary: Bonus, Health, Generous Pension, Car
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £70,000 + strong package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £55k plus attractive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum £70k + Health, Life Insurance, Pens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Kuoni Travel Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago