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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 468 408 373
Rank change year-on-year
-60 -35
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 521 783 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.53% 0.71% 0.76%
As % of the Vendors category 1.20% 1.53% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 424 626 706
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%

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
43377 51231 54513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.20% 46.47% 46.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35253 41409 43760
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 £70,250
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -71 467 £50,000 +5.26% 46
London -37 206 £60,000 - 16
South East -30 109 £46,250 +6.32% 4
East of England +25 49 £41,250 -8.33% 7
City of London +15 39 £60,000 +4.34% 6
Berkshire +31 38 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Scotland +3 38 £47,500 - 5
North West +20 34 £32,500 -17.72% 10
West Midlands -32 34 £40,500 +1.25% 4
Hampshire -55 32 £37,500 -13.79% 1
Glasgow -3 29 £47,500 -
Slough +35 26 £42,500 -43.33%
Hertfordshire +21 20 £52,500 +61.53% 2
Surrey +20 19 £57,500 +39.39% 1
Cambridgeshire +18 19 £35,000 -26.31% 3
Manchester +3 19 £32,500 -4.41% 6
East Midlands -16 17 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Wimbledon - 15 £42,500 -
Watford +29 13 £52,500 +11.70%
Birmingham -10 13 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Yorkshire +18 12 £26,000 -20.00% 1
Guildford - 11 £67,500 -
Buckinghamshire +29 9 £52,500 -7.48%
Edinburgh 0 9 £45,000 -40.00% 2
Leeds +22 8 £25,000 -37.50%
Milton Keynes +22 8 £50,000 -16.66%
Leicestershire +1 8 £37,500 -6.25%
Peterborough 0 8 £36,000 -24.21% 2
West Yorkshire -1 8 £25,000 -23.07% 1
Merseyside -8 8 £30,000 -33.33%

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 816 (76.05%) Business Intelligence
2 526 (49.02%) SQL
3 494 (46.04%) Finance
4 408 (38.02%) Data Warehouse
5 381 (35.51%) SQL Server
6 325 (30.29%) Oracle
7 305 (28.42%) ETL
8 290 (27.03%) BusinessObjects
9 274 (25.54%) Analytics
10 263 (24.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 241 (22.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 236 (21.99%) IBM
13 234 (21.81%) Tableau
14 228 (21.25%) Microsoft
15 194 (18.08%) SAP
16 183 (17.05%) QlikView
16 183 (17.05%) Analytical Skills
17 179 (16.68%) MS Excel
18 176 (16.40%) Cognos TM1
19 175 (16.31%) Degree
20 172 (16.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 167 (15.56%) Data Modelling
22 134 (12.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
23 123 (11.46%) Agile Software Development
24 121 (11.28%) VBA
25 119 (11.09%) Visualisation
26 114 (10.62%) Management Information System
27 113 (10.53%) T-SQL
28 112 (10.44%) SAS
29 110 (10.25%) Data 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
1 112 (10.44%) SAS
2 93 (8.67%) SharePoint
3 29 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 14 (1.30%) IIS
4 14 (1.30%) JBoss
4 14 (1.30%) Tomcat
5 9 (0.84%) Oracle Workflow
6 6 (0.56%) Apache
6 6 (0.56%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.47%) Apache Pig
8 4 (0.37%) ArcGIS
8 4 (0.37%) CMS
9 3 (0.28%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.28%) Confluence
9 3 (0.28%) FileNet
9 3 (0.28%) GlassFish
9 3 (0.28%) GroupWise
9 3 (0.28%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.19%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 179 (16.68%) MS Excel
2 42 (3.91%) MS Office
3 27 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 25 (2.33%) SPSS
5 19 (1.77%) Spreadsheet
6 17 (1.58%) MS Project
7 16 (1.49%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.28%) Gephi
9 2 (0.19%) PTC Creo
9 2 (0.19%) Windchill
10 1 (0.093%) Stata
Business Applications
1 176 (16.40%) Cognos TM1
2 134 (12.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 63 (5.87%) Cognos Planning
4 44 (4.10%) SAP BPC
5 40 (3.73%) Hyperion Planning
6 38 (3.54%) Cognos Controller
7 33 (3.08%) HFM
8 17 (1.58%) Dynamics AX
9 13 (1.21%) Unit4 Business World
10 12 (1.12%) ResourceLink
11 11 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
12 10 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
13 6 (0.56%) Unica
14 5 (0.47%) SAP MDM
15 4 (0.37%) Oracle Assets
15 4 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
15 4 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
15 4 (0.37%) SAP CO
15 4 (0.37%) SAP FI
15 4 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.03%) SaaS
3 7 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.47%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.37%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (0.28%) PaaS
7 2 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.19%) IaaS
7 2 (0.19%) SmartFocus
8 1 (0.093%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.093%) Boomi
8 1 (0.093%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.093%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.093%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.093%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.21%) DNS
1 13 (1.21%) FTP
2 12 (1.12%) HTTP
3 11 (1.03%) SMTP
3 11 (1.03%) TCP/IP
4 9 (0.84%) LAN
5 6 (0.56%) NAS
6 4 (0.37%) Firewall
7 3 (0.28%) Internet
7 3 (0.28%) LDAP
7 3 (0.28%) SAN
8 2 (0.19%) Intranet
8 2 (0.19%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.19%) SSL
8 2 (0.19%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.093%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 408 (38.02%) Data Warehouse
2 381 (35.51%) SQL Server
3 290 (27.03%) BusinessObjects
4 263 (24.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 241 (22.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 183 (17.05%) QlikView
7 172 (16.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 93 (8.67%) Relational Database
9 88 (8.20%) Power BI
10 75 (6.99%) DataStage
11 74 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
12 73 (6.80%) Big Data
12 73 (6.80%) Oracle BI EE
13 66 (6.15%) OLAP
14 64 (5.96%) Cognos Report Studio
15 63 (5.87%) SQL Server 2008
16 58 (5.41%) Cognos Framework Manager
17 57 (5.31%) Hadoop
18 55 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
18 55 (5.13%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 48 (4.47%) Talend Open Studio
2 47 (4.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 34 (3.17%) ERwin
4 33 (3.08%) Visual Studio
5 27 (2.52%) PowerDesigner
6 13 (1.21%) Maven
7 11 (1.03%) Toad
8 9 (0.84%) JIRA
9 7 (0.65%) Eclipse
10 5 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (0.37%) Jenkins
11 4 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (0.28%) Git (software)
13 2 (0.19%) Oracle APEX
14 1 (0.093%) CruiseControl
14 1 (0.093%) FitNesse
14 1 (0.093%) Hudson
14 1 (0.093%) JUnit
14 1 (0.093%) MyEclipse
14 1 (0.093%) NetAdvantage
General
1 494 (46.04%) Finance
2 69 (6.43%) Banking
3 48 (4.47%) Retail
4 43 (4.01%) Marketing
5 31 (2.89%) Manufacturing
6 30 (2.80%) Telecoms
7 17 (1.58%) French Language
8 16 (1.49%) Legal
9 12 (1.12%) Law
10 11 (1.03%) Investment Banking
11 9 (0.84%) Front Office
12 8 (0.75%) Advertising
12 8 (0.75%) Back Office
12 8 (0.75%) General Ledger
12 8 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.65%) Publishing
14 6 (0.56%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.56%) Games
14 6 (0.56%) Military
15 4 (0.37%) Billing
Job Titles
1 335 (31.22%) Developer
2 316 (29.45%) Analyst
3 168 (15.66%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 130 (12.12%) Consultant
5 107 (9.97%) Cognos Developer
6 90 (8.39%) Architect
6 90 (8.39%) Systems Analyst
7 87 (8.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 83 (7.74%) SQL Developer
9 71 (6.62%) Data Analyst
10 63 (5.87%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 55 (5.13%) Financial Analyst
12 54 (5.03%) Business Analyst
13 53 (4.94%) Report Developer
14 50 (4.66%) Cognos BI Developer
15 45 (4.19%) Business Intelligence Architect
16 42 (3.91%) Accountant
17 41 (3.82%) Systems Accountant
18 40 (3.73%) Business Systems Analyst
19 38 (3.54%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (5.50%) MDX
2 42 (3.91%) .NET
3 39 (3.63%) Web Services
4 32 (2.98%) XML
5 16 (1.49%) Spring
6 15 (1.40%) Hibernate
6 15 (1.40%) JMS
7 14 (1.30%) HTML
7 14 (1.30%) J2EE
8 13 (1.21%) Apache Flex
8 13 (1.21%) CSS
8 13 (1.21%) FpML
9 12 (1.12%) D3.js
9 12 (1.12%) jQuery
9 12 (1.12%) SOAP
10 9 (0.84%) REST
11 7 (0.65%) ASP.NET
12 6 (0.56%) AngularJS
13 5 (0.47%) Middleware
14 4 (0.37%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 183 (17.05%) Analytical Skills
2 119 (11.09%) Visualisation
3 114 (10.62%) Management Information System
4 78 (7.27%) Computer Science
5 28 (2.61%) Data Integration
5 28 (2.61%) Mathematics
6 26 (2.42%) Data Centre
7 16 (1.49%) FMCG
8 13 (1.21%) Mobile App
9 12 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 8 (0.75%) Mainframe
12 7 (0.65%) Data Structures
12 7 (0.65%) NHS
12 7 (0.65%) PMI
12 7 (0.65%) Statistics
13 6 (0.56%) Clustering
14 5 (0.47%) Life Science
15 4 (0.37%) Economics
15 4 (0.37%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 43 (4.01%) Unix
2 40 (3.73%) Windows
3 26 (2.42%) Linux
4 21 (1.96%) Windows Server
5 10 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (0.56%) MVS
6 6 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.47%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (0.37%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.28%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.28%) Solaris
10 2 (0.19%) AIX
10 2 (0.19%) CentOS
10 2 (0.19%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.093%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 816 (76.05%) Business Intelligence
2 305 (28.42%) ETL
3 274 (25.54%) Analytics
4 167 (15.56%) Data Modelling
5 123 (11.46%) Agile Software Development
6 110 (10.25%) Data Management
7 100 (9.32%) Data Analysis
8 95 (8.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 83 (7.74%) Project Management
10 81 (7.55%) Data Analytics
11 73 (6.80%) Business Analysis
12 68 (6.34%) ERP
13 62 (5.78%) Data Visualisation
14 54 (5.03%) SDLC
15 52 (4.85%) Performance Management
16 43 (4.01%) Performance Tuning
17 42 (3.91%) Presales
18 41 (3.82%) Migration
18 41 (3.82%) User Acceptance Testing
19 38 (3.54%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 526 (49.02%) SQL
2 121 (11.28%) VBA
3 113 (10.53%) T-SQL
4 65 (6.06%) PL/SQL
5 52 (4.85%) Java
6 29 (2.70%) C#
7 20 (1.86%) Shell Script
8 19 (1.77%) VB.NET
9 15 (1.40%) JavaScript
10 14 (1.30%) Python
11 13 (1.21%) XQuery
12 12 (1.12%) R
13 11 (1.03%) PowerShell
14 8 (0.75%) VB
15 5 (0.47%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.47%) C
16 4 (0.37%) Perl
16 4 (0.37%) PHP
17 3 (0.28%) Ruby
18 1 (0.093%) Korn
Qualifications
1 175 (16.31%) Degree
2 40 (3.73%) ACCA
3 38 (3.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (2.61%) CIMA
5 24 (2.24%) ISEB
6 16 (1.49%) Security Cleared
7 12 (1.12%) AAT
8 10 (0.93%) IBM Certification
8 10 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 9 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
10 8 (0.75%) SC Cleared
11 7 (0.65%) PMI Certification
12 6 (0.56%) SAS Certification
13 4 (0.37%) CITP
13 4 (0.37%) ISTQB
13 4 (0.37%) MCITP
13 4 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 3 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.28%) PhD
15 2 (0.19%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (5.68%) Data Quality
2 19 (1.77%) QA
3 17 (1.58%) Solvency II
4 16 (1.49%) SLA
5 4 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.28%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.093%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 9 (0.84%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.37%) vSphere
4 3 (0.28%) HDFS
4 3 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.28%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.093%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.093%) GPFS
5 1 (0.093%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.093%) UAG
5 1 (0.093%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (1.03%) Control-M
2 4 (0.37%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.19%) Ambari
4 2 (0.19%) OpenSSO
4 2 (0.19%) Puppet
4 2 (0.19%) SCOM
5 1 (0.093%) Ansible
5 1 (0.093%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.093%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.093%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.093%) Jitterbit
5 1 (0.093%) SCCM
5 1 (0.093%) Xymon
Vendors
1 325 (30.29%) Oracle
2 236 (21.99%) IBM
3 234 (21.81%) Tableau
4 228 (21.25%) Microsoft
5 194 (18.08%) SAP
6 103 (9.60%) Informatica
7 94 (8.76%) Hyperion
8 64 (5.96%) MicroStrategy
9 48 (4.47%) Anaplan
9 48 (4.47%) Talend
10 44 (4.10%) Teradata
11 29 (2.70%) Capita
12 24 (2.24%) Sybase
13 22 (2.05%) Netezza
14 21 (1.96%) Ab Initio
15 12 (1.12%) Citrix
16 11 (1.03%) Actuate
17 10 (0.93%) HP
18 9 (0.84%) Bloomberg
18 9 (0.84%) Charles River
Fareham
aap3
Salary: £1 per annum + Attractive based on experience + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 36 minutes ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Spencer Rose Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £19,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: £38,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, medical
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Streamline Connections Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: commission and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Lichfield
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Simply Business
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Scotland
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
BAE Systems
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From 45-65k depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago