The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within IBM Cognos.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 94 100 101
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 6 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.52% 0.32% 0.89%
As % of the Vendors category 1.06% 0.71% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Average salary £43,000 £75,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Cognos
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Vendors Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
568 560 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 49.22% 44.37% 49.41%
Number of salaries quoted 507 478 542
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cognos across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Cognos
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cognos across the West Sussex region.

Cognos Salary Trend in West Sussex

Cognos
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Cognos Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Cognos
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley -12 5 £43,000 -42.66%
Horsham - 1 £40,000 -
Cognos
South East

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region citing Cognos also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cognos.

1 19 (79.17%) SQL
1 19 (79.17%) SQL Server
2 15 (62.50%) Finance
3 13 (54.17%) Business Objects
3 13 (54.17%) Oracle
3 13 (54.17%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (54.17%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (50.00%) ETL
5 10 (41.67%) Toad
5 10 (41.67%) Validation
5 10 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (41.67%) HP
5 10 (41.67%) RDBMS
5 10 (41.67%) QuickTest Pro
5 10 (41.67%) DataStage
5 10 (41.67%) SQLPlus
5 10 (41.67%) Mainframe
5 10 (41.67%) UNIX
5 10 (41.67%) PL/SQL
5 10 (41.67%) DB2
5 10 (41.67%) Test Management
5 10 (41.67%) Data Validation
5 10 (41.67%) Oracle Exadata
5 10 (41.67%) Test Strategy
5 10 (41.67%) Oracle ODI
5 10 (41.67%) Relational Database
6 9 (37.50%) ITIL
6 9 (37.50%) IBM
7 8 (33.33%) Microsoft

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region citing Cognos also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cognos. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Project
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (79.17%) SQL Server
2 13 (54.17%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (41.67%) RDBMS
3 10 (41.67%) DataStage
3 10 (41.67%) SQLPlus
3 10 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (41.67%) DB2
3 10 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (41.67%) Oracle Exadata
3 10 (41.67%) Oracle ODI
3 10 (41.67%) Relational Database
4 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (8.33%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Toad
1 10 (41.67%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 15 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Advertising
2 3 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Test Manager
2 8 (33.33%) DBA
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
2 8 (33.33%) Senior DBA
2 8 (33.33%) Senior SQL Server DBA
2 8 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 8 (33.33%) Senior SQL DBA
3 3 (12.50%) Portfolio Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) MI Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Production Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Server Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Server Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (8.33%) PMI
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) UNIX
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (50.00%) ETL
3 10 (41.67%) Test Strategy
3 10 (41.67%) Test Management
3 10 (41.67%) Data Validation
3 10 (41.67%) Validation
4 9 (37.50%) ITIL
5 7 (29.17%) Analytics
6 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Project Management
7 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
8 1 (4.17%) Data Management
8 1 (4.17%) Document Management
8 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (4.17%) Data Architecture
8 1 (4.17%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) SQL
2 10 (41.67%) PL/SQL
3 7 (29.17%) R
4 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Oracle
1 13 (54.17%) Business Objects
2 10 (41.67%) HP
3 9 (37.50%) IBM
4 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.17%) Mitel