The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cognizant products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 25 March 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 Cognizant Technology Solutions.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cognizant
London / City of London
Rank 222 272 316
Rank change year-on-year +50 +44  
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.020% 0.028% 0.039%
As % of the Vendors category 0.046% 0.066% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Median salary £45,000 £85,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -47.05% +9.67%  
UK excluding London median salary - £85,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +30.76%  

Cognizant is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2161 3027 4952
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 42.57% 42.72% 48.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1946 2665 4206
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Cognizant
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Cognizant as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Cognizant in the City of London

Cognizant
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cognizant in the City of London.

Salary trend for Cognizant in the City of London

Cognizant
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Cognizant also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Cognizant.

1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) VB
1 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) German Language
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (50.00%) Coaching
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) German Language
2 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Implementation Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Risk Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Services Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) IT Risk Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) IT Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Coaching
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft