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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cognos
UK
Rank 520 470 414
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -56
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 351 584 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.42% 0.57% 0.70%
As % of the Vendors category 0.97% 1.24% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 303 450 611
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £33,650
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +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
36316 46980 50522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.78% 45.87% 47.40%
Number of salaries quoted 29229 38412 41251
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 26 February 2017 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 26 February 2017. 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 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 -25 337 £50,000 +3.09% 42
London -7 129 £53,750 +1.41% 18
South East +22 95 £47,500 -4.04% 5
City of London +34 49 £49,250 -8.79% 8
East of England +42 25 £44,500 +2.29% 2
Buckinghamshire +34 24 £41,500 +2.46%
North West -16 21 £31,500 -10.00% 8
West Midlands +24 20 £42,500 +16.43% 2
Manchester -21 17 £31,500 -10.00% 8
West Sussex - 16 £50,000 -
Birmingham +26 14 £45,000 +3.44% 1
East Midlands +12 14 £37,500 - 5
Milton Keynes +7 13 £41,500 +3.10%
Stockport +14 11 £32,000 -8.57% 4
Cambridgeshire +11 11 £44,500 +7.22% 1
Berkshire -5 11 £54,000 -15.29%
Essex +25 10 £56,250 +40.62% 1
Yorkshire +22 10 £32,500 -7.14%
South West +11 10 £40,000 -3.61% 1
Oxfordshire - 10 £47,500 - 2
Surrey +40 9 £31,250 -30.93% 2
Scotland -25 9 £45,500 -4.21% 2
High Wycombe - 8 £30,000 -
Leicestershire +1 7 £37,500 -46.42% 2
West Yorkshire +25 5 £32,500 -7.14%
Bristol +2 5 £37,500 -9.63% 1
Edinburgh -35 5 £45,500 -4.21% 2
Crawley - 5 £50,000 -
Reading +31 4 £57,500 +10.57%
Cheshire +17 4 £32,000 -10.48%

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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.

1 517 (70.24%) Business Intelligence
2 454 (61.68%) SQL
3 331 (44.97%) SQL Server
4 287 (38.99%) Finance
5 263 (35.73%) Data Warehouse
6 247 (33.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 212 (28.80%) ETL
8 208 (28.26%) Microsoft
8 208 (28.26%) Oracle
9 186 (25.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 174 (23.64%) Analytics
11 169 (22.96%) BusinessObjects
12 162 (22.01%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 155 (21.06%) Tableau
14 151 (20.52%) T-SQL
15 148 (20.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 137 (18.61%) QlikView
17 134 (18.21%) Agile Software Development
18 125 (16.98%) Power BI
19 116 (15.76%) IBM
20 113 (15.35%) Data Modelling
21 99 (13.45%) SAP
22 97 (13.18%) MS Excel
23 94 (12.77%) Visualisation
24 82 (11.14%) Degree
25 81 (11.01%) MySQL
25 81 (11.01%) Analytical Skills
26 78 (10.60%) Cognos TM1
27 76 (10.33%) Stakeholder Management
28 75 (10.19%) Kimball Methodology

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 41 (5.57%) SAS
2 21 (2.85%) SharePoint
3 17 (2.31%) Apache Pig
4 9 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (0.82%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.68%) Alfresco
8 5 (0.68%) Jupyter
9 4 (0.54%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.54%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.41%) IIS
10 3 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.27%) NetWeaver
11 2 (0.27%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.14%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.14%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 97 (13.18%) MS Excel
2 29 (3.94%) MS Office
3 14 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (1.90%) SPSS
4 3 (0.41%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.41%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.27%) MS Project
6 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 162 (22.01%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 78 (10.60%) Cognos TM1
3 28 (3.80%) Cognos Planning
4 25 (3.40%) SAP BPC
5 21 (2.85%) Oracle EBS
6 16 (2.17%) HFM
7 12 (1.63%) Hyperion Planning
8 11 (1.49%) Cognos Controller
9 10 (1.36%) Oracle EBS R12
10 9 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
10 9 (1.22%) ResourceLink
11 8 (1.09%) FastStats
12 7 (0.95%) Oracle Assets
12 7 (0.95%) Oracle Cash Management
12 7 (0.95%) Oracle E-Business Tax
12 7 (0.95%) Oracle Payables
12 7 (0.95%) Oracle Receivables
12 7 (0.95%) SAP MDM
13 6 (0.82%) Infor CRM
13 6 (0.82%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (2.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.77%) GitHub
4 7 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (0.82%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.54%) FinancialForce.com
7 2 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.27%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.14%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.09%) Firewall
2 6 (0.82%) DNS
3 5 (0.68%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (0.54%) Internet
5 3 (0.41%) SMS
6 2 (0.27%) HTTP
6 2 (0.27%) LDAP
7 1 (0.14%) Broadband
7 1 (0.14%) Extranet
7 1 (0.14%) Intranet
7 1 (0.14%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 331 (44.97%) SQL Server
2 263 (35.73%) Data Warehouse
3 247 (33.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 186 (25.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 169 (22.96%) BusinessObjects
6 148 (20.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 137 (18.61%) QlikView
8 125 (16.98%) Power BI
9 81 (11.01%) MySQL
10 71 (9.65%) Big Data
11 66 (8.97%) Hadoop
12 65 (8.83%) Pentaho
13 63 (8.56%) Cognos Report Studio
14 54 (7.34%) NoSQL
15 53 (7.20%) OLAP
15 53 (7.20%) SQL Server 2008
16 47 (6.39%) Cognos Analysis Studio
16 47 (6.39%) Cognos Framework Manager
17 45 (6.11%) Relational Database
18 41 (5.57%) Cognos Event Studio
Development Applications
1 53 (7.20%) JIRA
2 47 (6.39%) Talend Open Studio
3 23 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (2.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 11 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (1.09%) Git (software)
6 8 (1.09%) Oracle APEX
7 7 (0.95%) git-flow
7 7 (0.95%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.54%) ERwin
8 4 (0.54%) FishEye
8 4 (0.54%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.54%) Liquibase
8 4 (0.54%) Vagrant
9 3 (0.41%) Subversion
9 3 (0.41%) Toad
10 2 (0.27%) NUnit
10 2 (0.27%) Selenium
10 2 (0.27%) SoapUI
General
1 287 (38.99%) Finance
2 39 (5.30%) Retail
3 31 (4.21%) Banking
4 30 (4.08%) Marketing
5 23 (3.13%) Law
6 12 (1.63%) Legal
7 10 (1.36%) Publishing
8 8 (1.09%) Advertising
9 7 (0.95%) General Ledger
9 7 (0.95%) Local Government
9 7 (0.95%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.54%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (0.41%) Automotive
11 3 (0.41%) Back Office
11 3 (0.41%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.41%) Military
12 2 (0.27%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.27%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 223 (30.30%) Developer
2 212 (28.80%) Analyst
3 106 (14.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 95 (12.91%) Consultant
5 92 (12.50%) SQL Developer
6 56 (7.61%) SQL BI Developer
6 56 (7.61%) SSIS Developer
6 56 (7.61%) Support Analyst
7 48 (6.52%) Cognos Developer
8 46 (6.25%) Architect
9 42 (5.71%) SQL Analyst
10 41 (5.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 41 (5.57%) SQL Server Developer
11 40 (5.43%) Applications Support
12 38 (5.16%) Systems Analyst
13 36 (4.89%) Cognos Consultant
14 34 (4.62%) Report Analyst
14 34 (4.62%) SSAS Developer
15 33 (4.48%) Applications Support Analyst
15 33 (4.48%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (6.52%) .NET
2 47 (6.39%) MDX
3 26 (3.53%) Web Services
4 20 (2.72%) XML
5 17 (2.31%) HTML
6 10 (1.36%) CSS
6 10 (1.36%) EDI
7 9 (1.22%) ASP.NET
8 8 (1.09%) .NET Framework
8 8 (1.09%) SOAP
9 7 (0.95%) REST
10 6 (0.82%) JSON
10 6 (0.82%) RESTful
11 5 (0.68%) FpML
11 5 (0.68%) JMS
12 4 (0.54%) Grails
12 4 (0.54%) JRuby
13 3 (0.41%) D3.js
13 3 (0.41%) Kafka
13 3 (0.41%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 81 (11.01%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (8.42%) Management Information System
3 18 (2.45%) Computer Science
4 11 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (1.49%) FMCG
5 8 (1.09%) PMI
6 7 (0.95%) Clustering
6 7 (0.95%) NHS
6 7 (0.95%) Reference Data
6 7 (0.95%) Reinsurance
7 5 (0.68%) Credit Risk
7 5 (0.68%) Market Risk
8 4 (0.54%) DTCC
8 4 (0.54%) EPoS
8 4 (0.54%) User Experience
9 3 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.27%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.27%) AS400
10 2 (0.27%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (5.30%) Windows
2 25 (3.40%) Unix
3 24 (3.26%) Windows Server
4 20 (2.72%) Linux
5 13 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.27%) AIX
7 2 (0.27%) Solaris
8 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 517 (70.24%) Business Intelligence
2 212 (28.80%) ETL
3 174 (23.64%) Analytics
4 134 (18.21%) Agile Software Development
5 113 (15.35%) Data Modelling
6 94 (12.77%) Visualisation
7 76 (10.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 75 (10.19%) Kimball Methodology
9 70 (9.51%) Project Management
10 62 (8.42%) CRM
11 56 (7.61%) Dimensional Modelling
11 56 (7.61%) Migration
12 55 (7.47%) Scrum
13 51 (6.93%) Data Analysis
14 49 (6.66%) Data Visualisation
15 46 (6.25%) Time Management
16 44 (5.98%) Data Management
17 42 (5.71%) ERP
18 40 (5.43%) Mentoring
19 36 (4.89%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 454 (61.68%) SQL
2 151 (20.52%) T-SQL
3 42 (5.71%) PL/SQL
4 40 (5.43%) VBA
5 29 (3.94%) Python
6 25 (3.40%) Java
7 23 (3.13%) JavaScript
8 22 (2.99%) C#
9 15 (2.04%) Shell Script
10 13 (1.77%) R
10 13 (1.77%) VB
11 9 (1.22%) PHP
12 7 (0.95%) C
13 6 (0.82%) C++
13 6 (0.82%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 6 (0.82%) HiveQL
13 6 (0.82%) PowerShell
13 6 (0.82%) Scala
14 4 (0.54%) Clojure
14 4 (0.54%) Jython
Qualifications
1 82 (11.14%) Degree
2 12 (1.63%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.36%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.09%) PMI Certification
5 7 (0.95%) CIMA
6 6 (0.82%) ISEB
7 5 (0.68%) ACCA
8 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.41%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.27%) AAT
10 2 (0.27%) MCITP
10 2 (0.27%) MCTS
11 1 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.14%) MCSE
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.14%) SAS Certification
11 1 (0.14%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (6.52%) Data Quality
2 12 (1.63%) QA
3 7 (0.95%) SLA
4 6 (0.82%) PMO
4 6 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.54%) Basel II
5 4 (0.54%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.27%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (0.82%) Hyper-V
2 5 (0.68%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.68%) Terminal Services
3 3 (0.41%) Apache Flume
3 3 (0.41%) HDFS
4 1 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 14 (1.90%) Puppet
2 4 (0.54%) Data Guard
3 3 (0.41%) Oozie
4 2 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.27%) RSA Archer
5 1 (0.14%) Ambari
5 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 208 (28.26%) Microsoft
1 208 (28.26%) Oracle
2 155 (21.06%) Tableau
3 116 (15.76%) IBM
4 99 (13.45%) SAP
5 73 (9.92%) Hyperion
6 57 (7.74%) Informatica
7 55 (7.47%) MicroStrategy
8 47 (6.39%) Talend
9 30 (4.08%) Teradata
10 19 (2.58%) Salesforce.com
11 17 (2.31%) Netezza
12 13 (1.77%) Ab Initio
12 13 (1.77%) PeopleSoft
13 12 (1.63%) Sage
13 12 (1.63%) TIBCO
14 11 (1.49%) Anaplan
14 11 (1.49%) Infor
15 10 (1.36%) Alteryx
15 10 (1.36%) Concur
Salford, Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Codex Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Derbyshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HCA Hospitals
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent bens incl. private health
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Codex
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum £120,000 - £160,000 OTE
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Codex
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Up to £37,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Derbyshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Codex
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Holid
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum x2 OTE + Pension + Health + Travel +
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £78,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Sanctuary Housing Association
Salary: £52,403 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wimbledon
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Codex
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Codex
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines
Bupa
Posted: 9 days ago