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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 499 409 351
Rank change year-on-year
-90 -58
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 529 799 969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.51% 0.72% 0.81%
As % of the Vendors category 1.13% 1.54% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 437 659 766
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -

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
46981 51939 55813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.47% 46.94% 46.58%
Number of salaries quoted 38394 41548 44672
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 -114 470 £53,500 +1.90% 50
London -102 218 £57,500 -11.53% 26
South East -43 112 £57,500 +27.77% 8
City of London +18 58 £57,500 - 7
Berkshire +25 48 £65,000 +18.18% 3
Scotland +18 43 £48,750 +2.63% 3
Surrey +1 38 £56,000 +24.44%
West Midlands -43 34 £41,000 +36.66% 6
North West +31 32 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Slough +15 31 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Glasgow +8 26 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Manchester +18 23 £33,750 -15.62% 3
Edinburgh +26 22 £52,500 +5.00% 1
East of England -8 19 £41,500 -7.77% 1
Yorkshire +11 18 £40,500 +14.08% 1
East Midlands -15 15 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Birmingham -20 12 £43,500 -45.62% 1
Cambridgeshire +7 11 £41,500 -51.17% 1
South Yorkshire - 11 £47,500 -
South West -3 10 £43,500 +10.12% 3
Hampshire -69 10 £42,500 -6.59% 1
Peterborough +7 9 £41,500 -51.17%
Derbyshire +4 9 £47,500 -32.14%
Sheffield - 9 £47,500 -
Guildford +6 8 £60,000 +23.07%
Reading +14 7 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire -2 7 £35,000 +9.37% 1
Leeds -5 7 £35,000 +9.37% 1
Worcestershire - 7 £35,000 - 2
Chesterfield - 7 £47,500 -

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

1 832 (75.09%) Business Intelligence
2 478 (43.14%) Finance
3 475 (42.87%) SQL
4 435 (39.26%) Data Warehouse
5 358 (32.31%) BusinessObjects
6 332 (29.96%) SQL Server
7 322 (29.06%) Oracle
8 301 (27.17%) ETL
9 284 (25.63%) Analytics
10 256 (23.10%) Microsoft
11 248 (22.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 233 (21.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 228 (20.58%) IBM
14 227 (20.49%) QlikView
15 220 (19.86%) SAP
16 217 (19.58%) Tableau
17 194 (17.51%) MS Excel
18 192 (17.33%) Degree
19 183 (16.52%) Data Modelling
20 180 (16.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 167 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
22 165 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
23 162 (14.62%) Cognos TM1
24 137 (12.36%) Management Information System
24 137 (12.36%) SAS
25 132 (11.91%) Visualisation
26 131 (11.82%) VBA
27 127 (11.46%) Data Management
28 126 (11.37%) Stakeholder Management
29 125 (11.28%) Informatica

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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
1 137 (12.36%) SAS
2 79 (7.13%) SharePoint
3 14 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
4 13 (1.17%) Tomcat
5 12 (1.08%) Apache Pig
5 12 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
6 9 (0.81%) ArcGIS
6 9 (0.81%) IIS
6 9 (0.81%) JBoss
6 9 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
7 7 (0.63%) NetWeaver
8 6 (0.54%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.36%) Apache
9 4 (0.36%) CMS
9 4 (0.36%) GlassFish
10 3 (0.27%) Confluence
10 3 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.18%) Node.js
11 2 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 194 (17.51%) MS Excel
2 50 (4.51%) SPSS
3 24 (2.17%) MS Visio
4 20 (1.81%) MS Office
5 17 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
6 15 (1.35%) MS Project
7 6 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 162 (14.62%) Cognos TM1
2 115 (10.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 72 (6.50%) Cognos Planning
4 50 (4.51%) HFM
5 46 (4.15%) Hyperion Planning
6 44 (3.97%) SAP BPC
7 31 (2.80%) Cognos Controller
8 17 (1.53%) ResourceLink
9 15 (1.35%) Unit4 Business World
10 13 (1.17%) Dynamics AX
11 9 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
12 7 (0.63%) SAP GRC
13 6 (0.54%) GoldMine
14 5 (0.45%) Adobe Campaign
14 5 (0.45%) Infor SunSystems
14 5 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
14 5 (0.45%) SAP CO
14 5 (0.45%) SAP FI
14 5 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
14 5 (0.45%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (0.72%) Google Analytics
3 5 (0.45%) SaaS
3 5 (0.45%) SmartFocus
4 3 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (0.18%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.090%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.090%) Boomi
6 1 (0.090%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.090%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.090%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (0.90%) Firewall
1 10 (0.90%) FTP
2 9 (0.81%) DNS
2 9 (0.81%) HTTP
2 9 (0.81%) LAN
2 9 (0.81%) SMTP
2 9 (0.81%) TCP/IP
3 6 (0.54%) Intranet
4 4 (0.36%) Internet
5 2 (0.18%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.18%) Wireless
6 1 (0.090%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 435 (39.26%) Data Warehouse
2 358 (32.31%) BusinessObjects
3 332 (29.96%) SQL Server
4 248 (22.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 233 (21.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 227 (20.49%) QlikView
7 180 (16.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 92 (8.30%) DataStage
9 77 (6.95%) Big Data
10 72 (6.50%) Oracle BI EE
11 69 (6.23%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 63 (5.69%) Relational Database
13 61 (5.51%) SQL Server 2012
14 57 (5.14%) Hadoop
15 55 (4.96%) SQL Server 2014
16 54 (4.87%) Cognos Report Studio
16 54 (4.87%) Power BI
17 50 (4.51%) OLAP
18 48 (4.33%) Data Mining
19 42 (3.79%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 67 (6.05%) Talend Open Studio
2 21 (1.90%) ERwin
3 17 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (1.53%) Toad
4 16 (1.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 16 (1.44%) Visual Studio
5 14 (1.26%) Maven
6 12 (1.08%) PowerDesigner
7 9 (0.81%) Eclipse
8 5 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (0.36%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.27%) Git (software)
10 3 (0.27%) JIRA
11 2 (0.18%) CruiseControl
11 2 (0.18%) Hudson
12 1 (0.090%) FitNesse
12 1 (0.090%) JUnit
12 1 (0.090%) MyEclipse
General
1 478 (43.14%) Finance
2 88 (7.94%) Banking
3 51 (4.60%) Retail
4 37 (3.34%) Marketing
5 32 (2.89%) Telecoms
6 21 (1.90%) Manufacturing
7 18 (1.62%) Legal
8 17 (1.53%) General Ledger
9 14 (1.26%) Investment Banking
10 12 (1.08%) French Language
10 12 (1.08%) Military
11 10 (0.90%) Financial Institution
12 9 (0.81%) Advertising
12 9 (0.81%) Back Office
12 9 (0.81%) Front Office
13 7 (0.63%) Law
14 6 (0.54%) Brand Awareness
14 6 (0.54%) German Language
15 5 (0.45%) Publishing
16 3 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 363 (32.76%) Analyst
2 323 (29.15%) Developer
3 181 (16.34%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 171 (15.43%) Consultant
5 150 (13.54%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 111 (10.02%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 102 (9.21%) Cognos Developer
8 87 (7.85%) Architect
9 75 (6.77%) Systems Analyst
10 68 (6.14%) Business Analyst
11 67 (6.05%) Report Developer
12 61 (5.51%) SQL Developer
13 56 (5.05%) Business Developer
13 56 (5.05%) Business Intelligence Manager
14 55 (4.96%) Data Analyst
15 54 (4.87%) Senior Analyst
16 52 (4.69%) Cognos BI Developer
17 51 (4.60%) Report Analyst
17 51 (4.60%) Senior Developer
18 49 (4.42%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (3.25%) MDX
2 32 (2.89%) .NET
3 27 (2.44%) HTML
4 24 (2.17%) CSS
5 22 (1.99%) Web Services
6 20 (1.81%) XML
7 18 (1.62%) J2EE
8 17 (1.53%) JMS
9 16 (1.44%) Spring
10 15 (1.35%) Hibernate
11 14 (1.26%) Apache Flex
11 14 (1.26%) FpML
12 8 (0.72%) ASP.NET
13 6 (0.54%) SAP Basis
14 5 (0.45%) SAP PI
15 4 (0.36%) D3.js
15 4 (0.36%) ODBC
15 4 (0.36%) SAP XI
16 3 (0.27%) Flash
16 3 (0.27%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 165 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
2 137 (12.36%) Management Information System
3 132 (11.91%) Visualisation
4 39 (3.52%) Data Integration
5 38 (3.43%) Computer Science
6 24 (2.17%) Data Structures
6 24 (2.17%) Mathematics
7 22 (1.99%) Statistics
8 18 (1.62%) Data Centre
8 18 (1.62%) FMCG
9 16 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (1.44%) Mobile App
10 10 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (0.63%) Data Extraction
12 5 (0.45%) e-Learning
12 5 (0.45%) Fintech
13 4 (0.36%) Algorithms
13 4 (0.36%) PMI
13 4 (0.36%) Reinsurance
13 4 (0.36%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (3.43%) Unix
2 32 (2.89%) Windows
3 23 (2.08%) Linux
4 20 (1.81%) Windows Server
5 5 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.27%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.27%) Solaris
6 3 (0.27%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.18%) AIX
7 2 (0.18%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.18%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 832 (75.09%) Business Intelligence
2 301 (27.17%) ETL
3 284 (25.63%) Analytics
4 183 (16.52%) Data Modelling
5 167 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
6 127 (11.46%) Data Management
7 126 (11.37%) Stakeholder Management
8 107 (9.66%) Data Analysis
9 91 (8.21%) Project Management
10 87 (7.85%) Data Analytics
11 72 (6.50%) Business Analysis
12 70 (6.32%) Mentoring
13 63 (5.69%) ERP
14 62 (5.60%) Migration
15 59 (5.32%) PRINCE2
16 52 (4.69%) Data Governance
17 50 (4.51%) Presales
18 49 (4.42%) Data Visualisation
19 43 (3.88%) User Acceptance Testing
20 41 (3.70%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 475 (42.87%) SQL
2 131 (11.82%) VBA
3 90 (8.12%) T-SQL
4 59 (5.32%) Java
5 39 (3.52%) C#
6 37 (3.34%) PL/SQL
7 30 (2.71%) R
8 22 (1.99%) Python
9 19 (1.71%) Shell Script
10 14 (1.26%) VB.NET
10 14 (1.26%) XQuery
11 7 (0.63%) VB
12 6 (0.54%) Perl
13 5 (0.45%) C
13 5 (0.45%) JavaScript
14 4 (0.36%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.36%) C++
14 4 (0.36%) Ruby
15 3 (0.27%) PHP
15 3 (0.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 192 (17.33%) Degree
2 47 (4.24%) ACCA
3 41 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 34 (3.07%) CIMA
5 30 (2.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 28 (2.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 27 (2.44%) ISEB
8 17 (1.53%) Oracle Certification
9 11 (0.99%) SC Cleared
10 6 (0.54%) AAT
11 4 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (0.36%) IBM Certification
11 4 (0.36%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.27%) PhD
12 3 (0.27%) PMP
13 2 (0.18%) ISTQB
13 2 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.18%) MBA
13 2 (0.18%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (8.57%) Data Quality
2 28 (2.53%) Solvency II
3 10 (0.90%) QA
3 10 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.54%) SLA
5 3 (0.27%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.090%) GAAP
6 1 (0.090%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (0.72%) HDFS
2 3 (0.27%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.18%) vSphere
3 2 (0.18%) Xen
4 1 (0.090%) UAG
Systems Management
1 11 (0.99%) Control-M
2 5 (0.45%) Ambari
3 4 (0.36%) ITRS Geneos
3 4 (0.36%) Oracle EDQ
4 3 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
4 3 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.27%) Puppet
4 3 (0.27%) Zenoss
5 2 (0.18%) CA Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.18%) Cobbler
5 2 (0.18%) OpenSSO
5 2 (0.18%) Xymon
6 1 (0.090%) Ansible
6 1 (0.090%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.090%) Jitterbit
6 1 (0.090%) SCCM
Vendors
1 322 (29.06%) Oracle
2 256 (23.10%) Microsoft
3 228 (20.58%) IBM
4 220 (19.86%) SAP
5 217 (19.58%) Tableau
6 125 (11.28%) Informatica
7 104 (9.39%) Hyperion
8 89 (8.03%) Teradata
9 76 (6.86%) MicroStrategy
10 67 (6.05%) Talend
11 35 (3.16%) Anaplan
12 29 (2.62%) Ab Initio
13 26 (2.35%) Capita
14 25 (2.26%) Netezza
15 19 (1.71%) Sybase
16 14 (1.26%) Infor
17 12 (1.08%) JD Edwards
18 10 (0.90%) Actuate
18 10 (0.90%) Citrix
19 9 (0.81%) Bloomberg
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £44000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum + Car allowance, bonus, benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
North West London
The People Network
Salary: Bonus, Health, Generous Pension, Car
Posted: 21 hours ago
Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £351 - £430 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £51000.00 - £63000.00 per annum + Benefits and a Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 20% bonus and bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £53,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Pension and Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £70,000 + strong package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K-£70k plus attractive benefits, 30 days holiday and extensive care
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K-£70k plus attractive benefits, 30 days holiday and extensive care
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K-£70k plus attractive benefits, 30 days holiday and extensive care
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £130,000- £160,000 + Bonus + Share Options etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 plus attractive benefits, 30 days holiday and extens
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recann
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £82000 per annum + Comprehensive Package + 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
MHR
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Coded People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Fantastic Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus bonus, pension, health and more
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Montash
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago