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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 515 410 384
Rank change year-on-year
-105 -26
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 435 752 843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.46% 0.69% 0.75%
As % of the Vendors category 1.05% 1.50% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 356 627 619
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,828 £34,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.27%

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
41542 50034 53470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.62% 45.68% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 33421 41010 42290
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median 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 £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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -104 408 £50,000 +9.28% 36
London +9 204 £57,500 +9.52% 21
City of London +52 57 £57,500 -8.00% 9
South East -87 56 £50,000 +16.27% 3
East of England -24 42 £40,000 -11.11% 4
North West +3 38 £31,500 -16.00% 2
West Midlands -16 28 £40,500 -2.40% 2
Hertfordshire -3 22 £55,000 +34.14% 3
Scotland +23 18 £34,500 -27.36% 1
East Midlands -3 17 £37,500 -21.05%
Cambridgeshire +11 15 £35,000 -22.22%
Watford 0 15 £55,000 +12.24%
Manchester -19 14 £28,500 -24.00% 1
West Sussex +16 13 £53,500 +27.38%
Cheshire +41 11 £31,500 -21.25% 1
Surrey +8 11 £58,000 +43.20% 1
Yorkshire -7 11 £38,500 +16.66% 1
Leicestershire - 10 £37,500 -
Edinburgh +18 9 £45,000 -5.26%
Buckinghamshire +9 9 £37,500 -12.79% 1
Glasgow -1 9 £33,000 -30.52%
Hampshire -83 9 £35,000 -19.54%
Berkshire +22 8 £50,000 -1.96%
Birmingham -25 8 £35,000 -33.33% 1
Leeds +13 7 £32,000 -1.53%
West Yorkshire -2 7 £32,000 -1.53%
South West -20 7 £42,500 - 1
Wimbledon - 7 - -
Coventry +4 6 £42,750 +22.14%
Peterborough -3 6 £36,500 -18.88%

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 719 (75.84%) Business Intelligence
2 487 (51.37%) SQL
3 440 (46.41%) Finance
4 381 (40.19%) SQL Server
5 342 (36.08%) Data Warehouse
6 300 (31.65%) Oracle
7 284 (29.96%) ETL
8 233 (24.58%) Analytics
9 215 (22.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 204 (21.52%) Tableau
11 203 (21.41%) BusinessObjects
12 193 (20.36%) Microsoft
13 189 (19.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 185 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
15 179 (18.88%) IBM
16 166 (17.51%) Data Modelling
17 162 (17.09%) QlikView
18 158 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
19 144 (15.19%) SAP
20 143 (15.08%) MS Excel
21 142 (14.98%) Cognos TM1
21 142 (14.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 133 (14.03%) Degree
23 123 (12.97%) T-SQL
24 107 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
25 101 (10.65%) Power BI
26 98 (10.34%) Data Management
27 95 (10.02%) Hyperion
28 94 (9.92%) Visualisation
29 93 (9.81%) Relational Database

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 75 (7.91%) SAS
2 54 (5.70%) SharePoint
3 19 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 12 (1.27%) Apache Pig
5 9 (0.95%) IIS
6 8 (0.84%) JBoss
6 8 (0.84%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (0.63%) Apache Spark
8 5 (0.53%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.53%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.42%) Apache
9 4 (0.42%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.32%) GroupWise
11 2 (0.21%) FileNet
11 2 (0.21%) Jupyter
11 2 (0.21%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.11%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 143 (15.08%) MS Excel
2 40 (4.22%) MS Office
3 34 (3.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 31 (3.27%) SPSS
5 13 (1.37%) MS Project
6 10 (1.05%) MS Visio
7 8 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.42%) Gephi
9 2 (0.21%) PTC Creo
9 2 (0.21%) Windchill
10 1 (0.11%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.11%) Stata
Business Applications
1 158 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 142 (14.98%) Cognos TM1
3 43 (4.54%) SAP BPC
4 40 (4.22%) Cognos Controller
5 29 (3.06%) HFM
6 24 (2.53%) Cognos Planning
6 24 (2.53%) Hyperion Planning
6 24 (2.53%) Oracle EBS
7 15 (1.58%) Dynamics AX
8 8 (0.84%) ResourceLink
8 8 (0.84%) Unit4 Business World
9 6 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
9 6 (0.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 5 (0.53%) Oracle Assets
10 5 (0.53%) Oracle Cash Management
10 5 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
10 5 (0.53%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 5 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
10 5 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
10 5 (0.53%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.32%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.16%) SaaS
3 6 (0.63%) Google Analytics
3 6 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.42%) GitHub
4 4 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.32%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (0.32%) PaaS
6 2 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.21%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.21%) IaaS
6 2 (0.21%) SmartFocus
7 1 (0.11%) AtomSphere
7 1 (0.11%) Boomi
7 1 (0.11%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.69%) DNS
2 15 (1.58%) Firewall
3 7 (0.74%) FTP
3 7 (0.74%) HTTP
4 6 (0.63%) NAS
5 5 (0.53%) SAN
5 5 (0.53%) SMTP
5 5 (0.53%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.32%) Internet
6 3 (0.32%) Intranet
6 3 (0.32%) LAN
6 3 (0.32%) LDAP
6 3 (0.32%) SMS
7 2 (0.21%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.21%) SSL
7 2 (0.21%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.11%) Broadband
8 1 (0.11%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 381 (40.19%) SQL Server
2 342 (36.08%) Data Warehouse
3 215 (22.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 203 (21.41%) BusinessObjects
5 189 (19.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 162 (17.09%) QlikView
7 142 (14.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 101 (10.65%) Power BI
9 93 (9.81%) Relational Database
10 84 (8.86%) SQL Server 2008
11 75 (7.91%) Big Data
12 65 (6.86%) OLAP
13 64 (6.75%) Cognos Report Studio
14 63 (6.65%) Cognos Framework Manager
15 58 (6.12%) Hadoop
15 58 (6.12%) Oracle BI EE
16 51 (5.38%) SQL Server 2012
17 47 (4.96%) DataStage
18 45 (4.75%) Oracle Reports
19 42 (4.43%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 47 (4.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 36 (3.80%) Talend Open Studio
3 30 (3.16%) Visual Studio
4 24 (2.53%) ERwin
5 20 (2.11%) JIRA
6 19 (2.00%) PowerDesigner
7 7 (0.74%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (0.53%) Toad
9 4 (0.42%) FishEye
9 4 (0.42%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.42%) Liquibase
9 4 (0.42%) Maven
9 4 (0.42%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.21%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.21%) Subversion
11 1 (0.11%) NetAdvantage
General
1 440 (46.41%) Finance
2 60 (6.33%) Marketing
3 51 (5.38%) Banking
4 39 (4.11%) Retail
5 25 (2.64%) Law
5 25 (2.64%) Manufacturing
6 18 (1.90%) Legal
7 17 (1.79%) Telecoms
8 15 (1.58%) French Language
8 15 (1.58%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (0.95%) Investment Banking
10 7 (0.74%) Back Office
11 6 (0.63%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.53%) Games
12 5 (0.53%) General Ledger
13 4 (0.42%) Advertising
13 4 (0.42%) Military
13 4 (0.42%) Publishing
14 3 (0.32%) Billing
Job Titles
1 319 (33.65%) Developer
2 280 (29.54%) Analyst
3 170 (17.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 96 (10.13%) Cognos Developer
5 95 (10.02%) Consultant
6 80 (8.44%) SQL Developer
7 79 (8.33%) Data Analyst
8 76 (8.02%) Architect
9 68 (7.17%) Systems Analyst
10 65 (6.86%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 52 (5.49%) Cognos BI Developer
12 50 (5.27%) Financial Analyst
13 45 (4.75%) Business Analyst
14 41 (4.32%) SQL BI Developer
15 39 (4.11%) Business Intelligence Architect
15 39 (4.11%) Report Developer
16 33 (3.48%) Finance Systems Analyst
17 32 (3.38%) Accountant
17 32 (3.38%) SSIS Developer
18 31 (3.27%) Business Intelligence Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (6.75%) MDX
2 50 (5.27%) Web Services
3 45 (4.75%) .NET
4 30 (3.16%) XML
5 22 (2.32%) SOAP
6 19 (2.00%) REST
7 14 (1.48%) D3.js
8 13 (1.37%) jQuery
9 8 (0.84%) JMS
10 7 (0.74%) AngularJS
10 7 (0.74%) ASP.NET
10 7 (0.74%) FpML
10 7 (0.74%) JSON
11 6 (0.63%) .NET Framework
11 6 (0.63%) Middleware
11 6 (0.63%) Oracle Fusion
12 5 (0.53%) Hibernate
12 5 (0.53%) RESTful
12 5 (0.53%) Spring
12 5 (0.53%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 185 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
2 94 (9.92%) Visualisation
3 91 (9.60%) Management Information System
4 72 (7.59%) Computer Science
5 30 (3.16%) Mathematics
6 29 (3.06%) Data Integration
7 18 (1.90%) FMCG
8 17 (1.79%) Data Centre
9 14 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (1.27%) NHS
11 10 (1.05%) Data Conversion
12 7 (0.74%) Mobile App
12 7 (0.74%) PMI
13 6 (0.63%) AS400
13 6 (0.63%) Mainframe
14 5 (0.53%) Clustering
14 5 (0.53%) Data Extraction
14 5 (0.53%) DTCC
14 5 (0.53%) Life Science
14 5 (0.53%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 34 (3.59%) Windows
2 27 (2.85%) Unix
3 22 (2.32%) Linux
4 19 (2.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (0.63%) MVS
6 5 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.32%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.21%) CentOS
9 2 (0.21%) Windows 10
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
1 719 (75.84%) Business Intelligence
2 284 (29.96%) ETL
3 233 (24.58%) Analytics
4 166 (17.51%) Data Modelling
5 107 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
6 98 (10.34%) Data Management
7 84 (8.86%) Data Analysis
8 81 (8.54%) Project Management
9 77 (8.12%) Stakeholder Management
10 68 (7.17%) Data Analytics
11 65 (6.86%) ERP
12 62 (6.54%) SDLC
13 57 (6.01%) Performance Management
14 55 (5.80%) Business Analysis
15 53 (5.59%) Data Visualisation
16 47 (4.96%) Master Data Management
17 45 (4.75%) Performance Tuning
18 43 (4.54%) Dimensional Modelling
19 38 (4.01%) Presales
20 34 (3.59%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 487 (51.37%) SQL
2 123 (12.97%) T-SQL
3 79 (8.33%) VBA
4 69 (7.28%) PL/SQL
5 47 (4.96%) Java
6 31 (3.27%) C#
7 27 (2.85%) PowerShell
8 21 (2.22%) JavaScript
9 17 (1.79%) Python
10 14 (1.48%) R
10 14 (1.48%) Shell Script
11 13 (1.37%) VB
12 10 (1.05%) VB.NET
13 7 (0.74%) C
14 6 (0.63%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.42%) C++
15 4 (0.42%) Clojure
15 4 (0.42%) Groovy
15 4 (0.42%) Jython
15 4 (0.42%) Scala
Qualifications
1 133 (14.03%) Degree
2 26 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (2.43%) ACCA
4 21 (2.22%) CIMA
5 13 (1.37%) ISEB
6 11 (1.16%) Security Cleared
7 10 (1.05%) IBM Certification
8 9 (0.95%) AAT
9 7 (0.74%) PMI Certification
10 6 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 6 (0.63%) SAS Certification
11 5 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.42%) CITP
12 4 (0.42%) SC Cleared
13 3 (0.32%) MCITP
13 3 (0.32%) MCP
13 3 (0.32%) PhD
13 3 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 2 (0.21%) ISTQB
14 2 (0.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (6.43%) Data Quality
2 20 (2.11%) QA
3 14 (1.48%) SLA
4 5 (0.53%) CRD IV
4 5 (0.53%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (0.42%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.21%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.11%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.11%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 6 (0.63%) Active Directory
1 6 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (0.53%) VMware ESX
2 5 (0.53%) vSphere
3 2 (0.21%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.21%) GPFS
3 2 (0.21%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (0.42%) Puppet
2 3 (0.32%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.21%) SCOM
4 1 (0.11%) Ambari
4 1 (0.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 300 (31.65%) Oracle
2 204 (21.52%) Tableau
3 193 (20.36%) Microsoft
4 179 (18.88%) IBM
5 144 (15.19%) SAP
6 95 (10.02%) Hyperion
7 86 (9.07%) Informatica
8 63 (6.65%) MicroStrategy
9 37 (3.90%) Anaplan
10 36 (3.80%) Talend
11 19 (2.00%) Capita
12 18 (1.90%) Teradata
13 17 (1.79%) Netezza
14 16 (1.69%) Sybase
15 15 (1.58%) Ab Initio
16 11 (1.16%) HP
16 11 (1.16%) JDA
17 10 (1.05%) JD Edwards
17 10 (1.05%) TIBCO
18 9 (0.95%) Google
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + + Car Allowance +Bonus +benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Codex
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Codex
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Codex
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gourock, Renfrewshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £90000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare etc...
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Health
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Northumberland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Circa £32,000
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Robert Walters UK
Posted: 16 days ago
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Training
Posted: 16 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Tui (Ip) Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus, Gym, Pension
Posted: 22 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: £28,000 + Excellent benefits
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