Period
to 24 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cognos over the 6 months to 24 February 2018 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.

Cognos
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 274 211 282
Rank change year-on-year -63 +71 0
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 60 124 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.56% 1.19% 0.68%
As % of the Vendors category 1.31% 2.72% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 57 120 85
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -2.78% -4.42%
10th Percentile £35,750 £31,250 £36,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £80,250 £82,950
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% -8.70% +4.55%

Cognos is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4,580 4,555 6,217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 42.88% 43.55% 44.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3,994 4,144 5,450
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £32,750 £32,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Cognos as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in the City of London

Cognos
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Cognos in the City of London

Cognos
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Cognos in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT jobs citing Cognos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 40 (66.67%) Finance
2 38 (63.33%) Business Intelligence
3 34 (56.67%) SQL
4 30 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 26 (43.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (43.33%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 18 (30.00%) T-SQL
8 17 (28.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 16 (26.67%) Microsoft Excel
9 16 (26.67%) QlikView
10 15 (25.00%) ETL
11 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (23.33%) Tableau
12 13 (21.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 13 (21.67%) Degree
13 12 (20.00%) Workflow
13 12 (20.00%) Business Analysis
14 11 (18.33%) Management Information System
14 11 (18.33%) Informatica
14 11 (18.33%) Use Case
14 11 (18.33%) Workflow Analysis
15 10 (16.67%) Relational Database
15 10 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
15 10 (16.67%) ISEB
15 10 (16.67%) Data Modelling
15 10 (16.67%) Oracle
15 10 (16.67%) Cognos TM1
16 9 (15.00%) Hyperion
16 9 (15.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Cognos
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.67%) Documentum
3 1 (1.67%) SAS
3 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (26.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (10.00%) MS Visio
3 6 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Cognos TM1
2 6 (10.00%) Elite 3E
3 4 (6.67%) Cognos Planning
3 4 (6.67%) HFM
4 3 (5.00%) SAP BPC
5 1 (1.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.67%) Cognos Controller
5 1 (1.67%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (1.67%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) Firewall
1 6 (10.00%) IPsec
1 6 (10.00%) SAN
1 6 (10.00%) SSL
1 6 (10.00%) Wireless
2 1 (1.67%) Internet
2 1 (1.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (43.33%) Data Warehouse
1 26 (43.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 24 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 17 (28.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (26.67%) QlikView
5 13 (21.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 9 (15.00%) Big Data
7 9 (15.00%) Hadoop
8 7 (11.67%) OLAP
9 6 (10.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 6 (10.00%) DTS
9 6 (10.00%) Essbase
9 6 (10.00%) MS Access
9 6 (10.00%) Oracle Database
10 4 (6.67%) DB2
10 4 (6.67%) Oracle OLAP
11 3 (5.00%) MOLAP
12 1 (1.67%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Bugzilla
1 1 (1.67%) ERwin
1 1 (1.67%) JIRA
1 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.67%) Toad
General
1 40 (66.67%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Law
3 6 (10.00%) Legal
3 6 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.67%) Advertising
5 1 (1.67%) Banking
5 1 (1.67%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (45.00%) Analyst
2 13 (21.67%) Developer
3 11 (18.33%) Business Analyst
4 10 (16.67%) SSIS Developer
5 9 (15.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 8 (13.33%) Consultant
6 8 (13.33%) Data Analyst
7 7 (11.67%) ETL Developer
7 7 (11.67%) Report Analyst
8 6 (10.00%) Business Data Analyst
8 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 6 (10.00%) SQL Developer
8 6 (10.00%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
8 6 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
9 5 (8.33%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 4 (6.67%) Data Business Analyst
10 4 (6.67%) SSAS Developer
10 4 (6.67%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (1.67%) CSS
2 1 (1.67%) HTML
2 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Management Information System
2 7 (11.67%) Reinsurance
3 6 (10.00%) Smartphone
3 6 (10.00%) STB
4 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.33%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.67%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.67%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (63.33%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (25.00%) ETL
3 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 12 (20.00%) Workflow
5 11 (18.33%) Use Case
5 11 (18.33%) Workflow Analysis
6 10 (16.67%) Data Modelling
7 9 (15.00%) PRINCE2
8 8 (13.33%) Data Analysis
9 7 (11.67%) Business Continuity
9 7 (11.67%) ITIL
9 7 (11.67%) Service Management
9 7 (11.67%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (10.00%) BCP
10 6 (10.00%) Data Privacy
10 6 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
10 6 (10.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 6 (10.00%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (56.67%) SQL
2 18 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (11.67%) PL/SQL
4 6 (10.00%) Java
4 6 (10.00%) VBA
5 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.67%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) Degree
2 10 (16.67%) ISEB
3 6 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (10.00%) MCSE
3 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 6 (10.00%) PMP
4 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 9 (15.00%) Solvency II
2 6 (10.00%) QA
3 2 (3.33%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.67%) Basel II
4 1 (1.67%) Basel III
System Software
1 6 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (23.33%) Tableau
3 11 (18.33%) Informatica
4 10 (16.67%) Oracle
5 9 (15.00%) Cloudera
5 9 (15.00%) Hyperion
5 9 (15.00%) MicroStrategy
5 9 (15.00%) Tagetik
6 8 (13.33%) IBM
7 6 (10.00%) Aderant
7 6 (10.00%) Avaya
7 6 (10.00%) Cisco
7 6 (10.00%) PeopleSoft
7 6 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (10.00%) SAP
7 6 (10.00%) Symantec
7 6 (10.00%) VMware
8 3 (5.00%) Anaplan
8 3 (5.00%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.67%) CODA