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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 490 404 360
Rank change year-on-year
-86 -44
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 514 773 990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.52% 0.72% 0.83%
As % of the Vendors category 1.16% 1.55% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 415 641 792
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,250 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.42% -2.77%

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
44241 49988 55426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.88% 46.88% 46.55%
Number of salaries quoted 36053 40131 44871
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 £70,000 £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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -81 454 £54,000 +8.00% 62
London -63 211 £60,000 -7.69% 38
South East -40 123 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Berkshire +34 50 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Scotland +16 42 £47,500 - 4
City of London +6 41 £57,500 -4.16% 13
Slough +27 37 £42,500 -22.72% 2
Surrey +3 35 £60,000 +37.14% 4
West Midlands -45 29 £40,000 +33.33% 3
East of England +22 26 £41,500 -4.04% 3
Glasgow -6 24 £47,500 -3.79%
Hampshire -74 22 £40,000 -12.08% 2
North West +9 20 £35,000 -12.50% 3
East Midlands -13 18 £47,500 +18.75%
Edinburgh +14 16 £46,250 -7.50% 3
Yorkshire +2 16 £45,000 +27.65% 2
Manchester +12 15 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Cambridgeshire +11 14 £39,000 - 1
Guildford +5 14 £67,500 +38.46% 2
Birmingham -14 12 £43,000 -33.84%
Derbyshire -2 10 £47,500 -7.31%
Peterborough - 10 £40,750 - 1
Hertfordshire +5 9 £51,250 +16.47% 1
Wimbledon - 9 £42,500 -
Worcestershire - 8 £35,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 8 £47,500 -
Sheffield - 8 £47,500 -
Chesterfield - 8 £47,500 -
Leeds -1 6 £30,500 -35.44%
West Yorkshire -5 6 £30,500 -4.68%

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 812 (74.29%) Business Intelligence
2 483 (44.19%) Finance
3 479 (43.82%) SQL
4 423 (38.70%) Data Warehouse
5 356 (32.57%) BusinessObjects
6 320 (29.28%) Oracle
6 320 (29.28%) SQL Server
7 300 (27.45%) ETL
8 270 (24.70%) Analytics
9 242 (22.14%) Microsoft
10 240 (21.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 235 (21.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 221 (20.22%) SAP
13 218 (19.95%) IBM
14 210 (19.21%) Tableau
15 197 (18.02%) QlikView
16 186 (17.02%) MS Excel
17 182 (16.65%) Data Modelling
18 179 (16.38%) Degree
19 175 (16.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 168 (15.37%) Cognos TM1
21 167 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
22 156 (14.27%) Agile Software Development
23 136 (12.44%) Data Management
24 124 (11.34%) SAS
24 124 (11.34%) Visualisation
25 120 (10.98%) Informatica
25 120 (10.98%) VBA
25 120 (10.98%) Management Information System
25 120 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management

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
1 124 (11.34%) SAS
2 81 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 22 (2.01%) SharePoint 2013
4 13 (1.19%) Tomcat
5 12 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
6 11 (1.01%) IIS
7 10 (0.91%) JBoss
7 10 (0.91%) Oracle Workflow
8 7 (0.64%) NetWeaver
9 4 (0.37%) Apache
9 4 (0.37%) Apache Pig
9 4 (0.37%) CMS
10 3 (0.27%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.27%) Confluence
10 3 (0.27%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.18%) FileNet
11 2 (0.18%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.18%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 186 (17.02%) MS Excel
2 40 (3.66%) SPSS
3 24 (2.20%) MS Visio
4 23 (2.10%) MS Office
5 21 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
6 20 (1.83%) MS Project
7 9 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 168 (15.37%) Cognos TM1
2 111 (10.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 68 (6.22%) Cognos Planning
4 46 (4.21%) HFM
5 44 (4.03%) Hyperion Planning
6 42 (3.84%) SAP BPC
7 32 (2.93%) Cognos Controller
8 15 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
8 15 (1.37%) Unit4 Business World
9 12 (1.10%) ResourceLink
10 10 (0.91%) Oracle Financials
11 7 (0.64%) SAP GRC
12 6 (0.55%) GoldMine
12 6 (0.55%) Unica
13 5 (0.46%) Infor SunSystems
13 5 (0.46%) SAP CO
13 5 (0.46%) SAP FI
13 5 (0.46%) SAP FI/CO
14 4 (0.37%) Adobe Campaign
14 4 (0.37%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (0.73%) SaaS
3 6 (0.55%) Google Analytics
3 6 (0.55%) SmartFocus
4 3 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.091%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.091%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.091%) Boomi
6 1 (0.091%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.091%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.091%) IaaS
6 1 (0.091%) Office 365
6 1 (0.091%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.01%) FTP
2 10 (0.91%) DNS
2 10 (0.91%) HTTP
2 10 (0.91%) SMTP
2 10 (0.91%) TCP/IP
3 9 (0.82%) LAN
4 8 (0.73%) Firewall
5 7 (0.64%) Intranet
6 4 (0.37%) Internet
7 1 (0.091%) LDAP
7 1 (0.091%) NAS
7 1 (0.091%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.091%) VPN
7 1 (0.091%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 423 (38.70%) Data Warehouse
2 356 (32.57%) BusinessObjects
3 320 (29.28%) SQL Server
4 240 (21.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 235 (21.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 197 (18.02%) QlikView
7 175 (16.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 93 (8.51%) DataStage
9 76 (6.95%) Big Data
10 73 (6.68%) Oracle BI EE
11 70 (6.40%) SQL Server 2012
12 64 (5.86%) Relational Database
13 61 (5.58%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 59 (5.40%) SQL Server 2014
15 58 (5.31%) Power BI
16 57 (5.22%) Cognos Report Studio
17 52 (4.76%) OLAP
18 50 (4.57%) Hadoop
19 48 (4.39%) Data Mining
20 43 (3.93%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 69 (6.31%) Talend Open Studio
2 28 (2.56%) ERwin
3 25 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (2.20%) Visual Studio
5 20 (1.83%) PowerDesigner
6 13 (1.19%) Maven
7 12 (1.10%) Toad
8 7 (0.64%) Eclipse
8 7 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 6 (0.55%) JIRA
10 5 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (0.37%) Jenkins
12 3 (0.27%) Git (software)
13 1 (0.091%) CruiseControl
13 1 (0.091%) FitNesse
13 1 (0.091%) Hudson
13 1 (0.091%) JUnit
13 1 (0.091%) MyEclipse
13 1 (0.091%) Oracle APEX
General
1 483 (44.19%) Finance
2 79 (7.23%) Banking
3 48 (4.39%) Retail
4 40 (3.66%) Marketing
5 34 (3.11%) Telecoms
6 26 (2.38%) Manufacturing
7 20 (1.83%) Legal
8 16 (1.46%) General Ledger
9 14 (1.28%) French Language
10 10 (0.91%) Law
11 9 (0.82%) Front Office
11 9 (0.82%) Investment Banking
12 8 (0.73%) Advertising
12 8 (0.73%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.73%) Publishing
13 7 (0.64%) Back Office
14 6 (0.55%) Military
15 5 (0.46%) Brand Awareness
16 3 (0.27%) Games
17 2 (0.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 357 (32.66%) Analyst
2 329 (30.10%) Developer
3 174 (15.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 153 (14.00%) Consultant
5 118 (10.80%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 110 (10.06%) Cognos Developer
7 99 (9.06%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 94 (8.60%) Architect
9 86 (7.87%) Systems Analyst
10 68 (6.22%) SQL Developer
11 67 (6.13%) Business Analyst
11 67 (6.13%) Report Developer
12 65 (5.95%) Data Analyst
13 51 (4.67%) Business Systems Analyst
14 50 (4.57%) Business Intelligence Manager
15 49 (4.48%) Cognos BI Developer
16 48 (4.39%) Senior Analyst
17 47 (4.30%) Senior Developer
18 45 (4.12%) Business Developer
19 44 (4.03%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (3.93%) MDX
2 33 (3.02%) .NET
3 23 (2.10%) HTML
3 23 (2.10%) XML
4 21 (1.92%) CSS
4 21 (1.92%) Web Services
5 16 (1.46%) JMS
6 15 (1.37%) J2EE
6 15 (1.37%) Spring
7 14 (1.28%) Hibernate
8 13 (1.19%) Apache Flex
8 13 (1.19%) FpML
9 9 (0.82%) ASP.NET
10 6 (0.55%) D3.js
10 6 (0.55%) jQuery
10 6 (0.55%) SAP Basis
11 5 (0.46%) SAP PI
12 4 (0.37%) AngularJS
12 4 (0.37%) ODBC
12 4 (0.37%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 167 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
2 124 (11.34%) Visualisation
3 120 (10.98%) Management Information System
4 47 (4.30%) Computer Science
5 34 (3.11%) Data Integration
6 24 (2.20%) Mathematics
7 21 (1.92%) Statistics
8 20 (1.83%) Data Centre
8 20 (1.83%) FMCG
9 18 (1.65%) Data Structures
10 16 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
11 15 (1.37%) Mobile App
12 10 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 6 (0.55%) Data Extraction
14 5 (0.46%) e-Learning
14 5 (0.46%) Fintech
15 4 (0.37%) Economics
15 4 (0.37%) PMI
15 4 (0.37%) Reinsurance
16 3 (0.27%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 41 (3.75%) Unix
2 29 (2.65%) Windows
3 25 (2.29%) Linux
4 16 (1.46%) Windows Server
5 6 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.27%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.27%) Solaris
8 3 (0.27%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.18%) AIX
9 2 (0.18%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.18%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.091%) CentOS
10 1 (0.091%) MVS
10 1 (0.091%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 812 (74.29%) Business Intelligence
2 300 (27.45%) ETL
3 270 (24.70%) Analytics
4 182 (16.65%) Data Modelling
5 156 (14.27%) Agile Software Development
6 136 (12.44%) Data Management
7 120 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 110 (10.06%) Data Analysis
9 86 (7.87%) Data Analytics
10 82 (7.50%) Project Management
11 68 (6.22%) Business Analysis
12 66 (6.04%) ERP
13 62 (5.67%) Mentoring
14 58 (5.31%) Migration
15 53 (4.85%) PRINCE2
16 49 (4.48%) Data Governance
17 47 (4.30%) Data Visualisation
18 41 (3.75%) User Acceptance Testing
19 39 (3.57%) Presales
19 39 (3.57%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 479 (43.82%) SQL
2 120 (10.98%) VBA
3 80 (7.32%) T-SQL
4 48 (4.39%) PL/SQL
5 47 (4.30%) Java
6 36 (3.29%) C#
7 20 (1.83%) Shell Script
8 19 (1.74%) R
9 17 (1.56%) Python
10 14 (1.28%) VB.NET
11 13 (1.19%) XQuery
12 8 (0.73%) JavaScript
13 6 (0.55%) VB
14 5 (0.46%) Perl
15 3 (0.27%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.27%) C
15 3 (0.27%) PHP
15 3 (0.27%) Ruby
16 2 (0.18%) ABAP
17 1 (0.091%) RPG
Qualifications
1 179 (16.38%) Degree
2 50 (4.57%) ACCA
3 40 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (3.39%) CIMA
5 34 (3.11%) Security Cleared
6 31 (2.84%) ISEB
7 23 (2.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 17 (1.56%) Oracle Certification
9 10 (0.91%) SC Cleared
10 7 (0.64%) AAT
11 6 (0.55%) IBM Certification
12 5 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
13 4 (0.37%) MCITP
13 4 (0.37%) PMI Certification
14 3 (0.27%) PhD
14 3 (0.27%) PMP
15 2 (0.18%) ISTQB
15 2 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (0.18%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (7.78%) Data Quality
2 25 (2.29%) Solvency II
3 11 (1.01%) QA
4 10 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (0.82%) SLA
6 3 (0.27%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.091%) GAAP
7 1 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (0.46%) HDFS
2 4 (0.37%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.091%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.091%) UAG
3 1 (0.091%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.091%) vSphere
3 1 (0.091%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (1.01%) Control-M
2 5 (0.46%) Ambari
3 4 (0.37%) ITRS Geneos
4 3 (0.27%) Zenoss
5 2 (0.18%) OpenSSO
5 2 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.18%) Puppet
6 1 (0.091%) Ansible
6 1 (0.091%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.091%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.091%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.091%) Jitterbit
6 1 (0.091%) Oracle EDQ
6 1 (0.091%) SCCM
6 1 (0.091%) SCOM
6 1 (0.091%) Xymon
Vendors
1 320 (29.28%) Oracle
2 242 (22.14%) Microsoft
3 221 (20.22%) SAP
4 218 (19.95%) IBM
5 210 (19.21%) Tableau
6 120 (10.98%) Informatica
7 105 (9.61%) Hyperion
8 76 (6.95%) MicroStrategy
9 74 (6.77%) Teradata
10 69 (6.31%) Talend
11 36 (3.29%) Anaplan
12 32 (2.93%) Capita
13 24 (2.20%) Netezza
14 21 (1.92%) Ab Initio
15 20 (1.83%) Sybase
16 12 (1.10%) JD Edwards
17 11 (1.01%) Actuate
17 11 (1.01%) Citrix
18 9 (0.82%) Bloomberg
18 9 (0.82%) Charles River
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000- £58,000+ an EXCELLENT package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000- £58,000+ an EXCELLENT package
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000- £58,000+ an EXCELLENT package
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Attractive benefits, 30 days holiday and extensive career progression
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: £45,000 + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Worcestershire
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 17 hours ago
City of London
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
South East London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Comprehensive Package + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £56000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Matt Burton Associates Ltd
Salary: £31k - 47k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Car, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 20% bonus and bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 48k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Reed Technology
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Coded People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Tiro Partners
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: £60 - £65 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £70,000 + strong package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
FDM Group
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum Plus bonus, pension, health and more
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City Of London
HFG
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Fareham
aap3
Salary: Attractive based on experience + bens
Posted: 11 days ago