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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 487 408 395
Rank change year-on-year
-79 -13
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 493 755 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.50% 0.70% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 1.15% 1.53% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 406 614 654
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -1.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,656 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.85%

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
42887 49227 54665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.87% 45.75% 46.97%
Number of salaries quoted 34846 40187 43296
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -72 454 £47,500 - 38
London -14 200 £60,000 +3.44% 20
South East -65 82 £50,000 +14.94% 4
City of London +46 53 £60,000 +13.74% 8
East of England -14 52 £39,000 -13.33% 1
North West +32 50 £31,500 -10.00% 6
West Midlands -26 32 £40,500 +1.25% 1
Berkshire +9 27 £50,000 -13.04%
Scotland -13 27 £47,500 -
Hertfordshire +12 25 £52,500 +40.00%
Manchester -4 23 £32,500 -7.14% 5
East Midlands -7 22 £37,500 -28.57% 2
Cambridgeshire +8 19 £35,000 -22.22%
Glasgow -10 19 £47,500 -
Hampshire -65 16 £35,000 -21.34% 1
Watford +25 15 £52,500 +7.69%
Surrey +18 15 £57,500 +41.97% 1
Slough +27 13 £42,500 -43.33%
Buckinghamshire +25 13 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Birmingham -23 13 £40,000 -15.78%
Leicestershire - 12 £37,500 -
Cheshire +38 11 £31,500 -21.25%
Merseyside -6 10 £30,000 -
Liverpool -8 10 £30,000 -
Milton Keynes +22 9 £47,500 -20.83%
Wimbledon - 9 - -
Edinburgh +3 8 £45,000 -26.53%
Peterborough -2 8 £37,000 -17.77%
Yorkshire -2 8 £30,000 -22.58% 2
Hemel Hempstead -3 8 £35,000 +40.00%

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 764 (76.48%) Business Intelligence
2 499 (49.95%) SQL
3 475 (47.55%) Finance
4 382 (38.24%) SQL Server
5 362 (36.24%) Data Warehouse
6 313 (31.33%) Oracle
7 286 (28.63%) ETL
8 248 (24.82%) Analytics
9 232 (23.22%) BusinessObjects
10 217 (21.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 209 (20.92%) IBM
12 208 (20.82%) Microsoft
13 204 (20.42%) Tableau
14 202 (20.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 180 (18.02%) Analytical Skills
16 177 (17.72%) SAP
17 166 (16.62%) QlikView
18 164 (16.42%) MS Excel
19 161 (16.12%) Cognos TM1
20 160 (16.02%) Data Modelling
21 158 (15.82%) Degree
22 156 (15.62%) Cognos Business Intelligence
23 136 (13.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 116 (11.61%) T-SQL
25 104 (10.41%) Agile Software Development
26 103 (10.31%) Visualisation
27 102 (10.21%) Hyperion
28 101 (10.11%) VBA
28 101 (10.11%) Data Management
29 99 (9.91%) Management Information System

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 90 (9.01%) SAS
2 68 (6.81%) SharePoint
3 24 (2.40%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (1.00%) Apache Pig
5 8 (0.80%) IIS
5 8 (0.80%) JBoss
6 7 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (0.60%) Apache Spark
7 6 (0.60%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.60%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.50%) Apache
9 4 (0.40%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.30%) FileNet
10 3 (0.30%) GroupWise
11 2 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.10%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.10%) Liferay
12 1 (0.10%) NetWeaver
12 1 (0.10%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.10%) WebSphere
Applications
1 164 (16.42%) MS Excel
2 47 (4.70%) MS Office
3 32 (3.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 29 (2.90%) SPSS
5 16 (1.60%) MS Project
6 14 (1.40%) Spreadsheet
7 11 (1.10%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.40%) Gephi
9 2 (0.20%) PTC Creo
9 2 (0.20%) Windchill
10 1 (0.10%) Stata
Business Applications
1 161 (16.12%) Cognos TM1
2 156 (15.62%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 47 (4.70%) SAP BPC
4 44 (4.40%) Cognos Controller
5 43 (4.30%) Cognos Planning
6 39 (3.90%) Hyperion Planning
7 33 (3.30%) HFM
8 19 (1.90%) Oracle EBS
9 16 (1.60%) Dynamics AX
10 9 (0.90%) Oracle Financials
11 8 (0.80%) Unit4 Business World
12 6 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
12 6 (0.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 6 (0.60%) ResourceLink
13 5 (0.50%) BusinessWorks
13 5 (0.50%) SAP MDM
13 5 (0.50%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
13 5 (0.50%) Unica
14 4 (0.40%) Infor M3
14 4 (0.40%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.10%) SaaS
3 7 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.50%) Amazon EMR
5 4 (0.40%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.30%) PaaS
7 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.20%) IaaS
7 2 (0.20%) SmartFocus
8 1 (0.10%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.10%) AtomSphere
8 1 (0.10%) Boomi
8 1 (0.10%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.10%) GitHub
8 1 (0.10%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.10%) DNS
2 10 (1.00%) Firewall
3 7 (0.70%) FTP
3 7 (0.70%) HTTP
4 6 (0.60%) NAS
5 5 (0.50%) SAN
5 5 (0.50%) SMTP
5 5 (0.50%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.30%) LAN
6 3 (0.30%) LDAP
7 2 (0.20%) Internet
7 2 (0.20%) Intranet
7 2 (0.20%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.20%) SSL
7 2 (0.20%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 382 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 362 (36.24%) Data Warehouse
3 232 (23.22%) BusinessObjects
4 217 (21.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 202 (20.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 166 (16.62%) QlikView
7 136 (13.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 97 (9.71%) Relational Database
9 83 (8.31%) Power BI
10 75 (7.51%) SQL Server 2008
11 74 (7.41%) Big Data
12 72 (7.21%) Oracle BI EE
13 66 (6.61%) Cognos Report Studio
14 65 (6.51%) OLAP
15 63 (6.31%) Cognos Framework Manager
16 60 (6.01%) DataStage
16 60 (6.01%) SQL Server 2012
17 57 (5.71%) Hadoop
18 52 (5.21%) Oracle Reports
19 49 (4.90%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 47 (4.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 38 (3.80%) Talend Open Studio
3 33 (3.30%) Visual Studio
4 27 (2.70%) ERwin
5 23 (2.30%) PowerDesigner
6 12 (1.20%) JIRA
7 11 (1.10%) Maven
8 8 (0.80%) Toad
9 6 (0.60%) Eclipse
10 5 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (0.40%) Oracle APEX
12 3 (0.30%) FishEye
12 3 (0.30%) Liquibase
13 1 (0.10%) CruiseControl
13 1 (0.10%) Hudson
13 1 (0.10%) Jenkins
13 1 (0.10%) MyEclipse
13 1 (0.10%) NetAdvantage
13 1 (0.10%) Vagrant
General
1 475 (47.55%) Finance
2 54 (5.41%) Banking
3 48 (4.80%) Marketing
4 43 (4.30%) Retail
5 30 (3.00%) Manufacturing
6 20 (2.00%) Law
7 19 (1.90%) Telecoms
8 18 (1.80%) Legal
9 17 (1.70%) French Language
10 14 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
11 10 (1.00%) Investment Banking
12 8 (0.80%) Advertising
12 8 (0.80%) Back Office
13 6 (0.60%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.60%) Front Office
13 6 (0.60%) Publishing
14 5 (0.50%) Games
15 4 (0.40%) General Ledger
15 4 (0.40%) Military
16 3 (0.30%) Billing
Job Titles
1 321 (32.13%) Developer
2 305 (30.53%) Analyst
3 161 (16.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 103 (10.31%) Consultant
5 101 (10.11%) Cognos Developer
6 84 (8.41%) Systems Analyst
7 78 (7.81%) SQL Developer
8 77 (7.71%) Architect
8 77 (7.71%) Data Analyst
9 72 (7.21%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 53 (5.31%) Financial Analyst
11 52 (5.21%) Cognos BI Developer
12 50 (5.01%) Business Analyst
13 45 (4.50%) Report Developer
14 40 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
15 39 (3.90%) Accountant
15 39 (3.90%) Business Intelligence Architect
16 38 (3.80%) Finance Systems Analyst
16 38 (3.80%) Systems Accountant
17 33 (3.30%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (5.91%) MDX
2 47 (4.70%) Web Services
3 40 (4.00%) .NET
4 33 (3.30%) XML
5 17 (1.70%) SOAP
6 16 (1.60%) JMS
7 14 (1.40%) FpML
7 14 (1.40%) REST
8 13 (1.30%) D3.js
8 13 (1.30%) Hibernate
8 13 (1.30%) jQuery
8 13 (1.30%) Spring
9 11 (1.10%) Apache Flex
9 11 (1.10%) J2EE
10 9 (0.90%) HTML
11 8 (0.80%) ASP.NET
11 8 (0.80%) CSS
12 7 (0.70%) AngularJS
13 6 (0.60%) Middleware
13 6 (0.60%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 180 (18.02%) Analytical Skills
2 103 (10.31%) Visualisation
3 99 (9.91%) Management Information System
4 80 (8.01%) Computer Science
5 31 (3.10%) Mathematics
6 27 (2.70%) Data Integration
7 20 (2.00%) FMCG
8 19 (1.90%) Data Centre
9 14 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (1.10%) NHS
11 9 (0.90%) Mobile App
12 7 (0.70%) Data Conversion
13 6 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 6 (0.60%) Mainframe
13 6 (0.60%) Statistics
14 5 (0.50%) AS400
14 5 (0.50%) Clustering
14 5 (0.50%) DTCC
14 5 (0.50%) N-Tier
14 5 (0.50%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 40 (4.00%) Unix
2 35 (3.50%) Windows
3 21 (2.10%) Linux
4 19 (1.90%) Windows Server
5 6 (0.60%) MVS
6 5 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.30%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.20%) CentOS
9 2 (0.20%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.10%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.10%) OS/400
10 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.10%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 764 (76.48%) Business Intelligence
2 286 (28.63%) ETL
3 248 (24.82%) Analytics
4 160 (16.02%) Data Modelling
5 104 (10.41%) Agile Software Development
6 101 (10.11%) Data Management
7 89 (8.91%) Data Analysis
8 78 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 77 (7.71%) Project Management
10 73 (7.31%) Data Analytics
11 72 (7.21%) Business Analysis
12 70 (7.01%) ERP
13 58 (5.81%) SDLC
14 57 (5.71%) Data Visualisation
15 54 (5.41%) Performance Management
16 46 (4.60%) Master Data Management
17 43 (4.30%) Performance Tuning
18 39 (3.90%) Presales
19 36 (3.60%) User Acceptance Testing
20 35 (3.50%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 499 (49.95%) SQL
2 116 (11.61%) T-SQL
3 101 (10.11%) VBA
4 61 (6.11%) PL/SQL
5 56 (5.61%) Java
6 30 (3.00%) C#
7 22 (2.20%) PowerShell
8 19 (1.90%) JavaScript
9 18 (1.80%) Shell Script
10 17 (1.70%) Python
11 16 (1.60%) VB.NET
12 14 (1.40%) R
13 11 (1.10%) XQuery
14 10 (1.00%) VB
15 6 (0.60%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.50%) C
16 5 (0.50%) Perl
16 5 (0.50%) PHP
17 3 (0.30%) C++
17 3 (0.30%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 158 (15.82%) Degree
2 35 (3.50%) ACCA
3 31 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (2.50%) CIMA
5 18 (1.80%) ISEB
6 11 (1.10%) AAT
7 10 (1.00%) IBM Certification
7 10 (1.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (0.60%) SAS Certification
9 5 (0.50%) Oracle Certification
9 5 (0.50%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.50%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.40%) CITP
10 4 (0.40%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.40%) MCITP
10 4 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.30%) MCP
11 3 (0.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (5.21%) Data Quality
2 20 (2.00%) QA
3 15 (1.50%) SLA
4 14 (1.40%) Solvency II
5 5 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.30%) CRD IV
7 3 (0.30%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.10%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.10%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 7 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.60%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.60%) vSphere
3 5 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (0.50%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.30%) HDFS
5 2 (0.20%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.20%) GPFS
6 1 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.10%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (0.60%) Control-M
2 4 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.30%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (0.30%) Puppet
4 2 (0.20%) Ambari
4 2 (0.20%) SCOM
5 1 (0.10%) Ansible
5 1 (0.10%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.10%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.10%) SCCM
5 1 (0.10%) Xymon
Vendors
1 313 (31.33%) Oracle
2 209 (20.92%) IBM
3 208 (20.82%) Microsoft
4 204 (20.42%) Tableau
5 177 (17.72%) SAP
6 102 (10.21%) Hyperion
7 92 (9.21%) Informatica
8 64 (6.41%) MicroStrategy
9 47 (4.70%) Anaplan
10 38 (3.80%) Talend
11 24 (2.40%) Teradata
12 23 (2.30%) Capita
13 22 (2.20%) Sybase
14 18 (1.80%) Netezza
15 15 (1.50%) Ab Initio
16 11 (1.10%) Actuate
16 11 (1.10%) HP
16 11 (1.10%) JDA
16 11 (1.10%) TIBCO
17 9 (0.90%) JD Edwards
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + pension, health care, discounts
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Robert Half
Salary: £54000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
The People Network
Salary: Bonus, Health, Generous Pension, Car
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
KDR Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55 - £60 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Codex
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Codex
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Impressive Bennefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Health
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham
Nottingham Trent University
Salary: 31656
Posted: 17 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
MHR
Posted: 17 days ago
Fareham
aap3
Salary: £1 per annum + Attractive based on experience + bens
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Accenture
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 18 days ago