Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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 IBM Cognos.

Cognos
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 256 226 295
Rank change year-on-year -30 +69 +5
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 65 125 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.64% 1.07% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 1.51% 2.53% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 63 122 106
City of London median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £41,700 £31,270 £41,250
90th Percentile £66,750 £82,500 £79,375
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -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 4310 4936 7400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 42.16% 42.38% 43.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3818 4443 6355
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £83,750 £83,750
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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cognos in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 56 (86.15%) Finance
2 47 (72.31%) SQL
3 41 (63.08%) Microsoft
4 34 (52.31%) SQL Server
5 31 (47.69%) Business Intelligence
5 31 (47.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (33.85%) Business Analysis
7 20 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 19 (29.23%) ETL
8 19 (29.23%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (27.69%) Microsoft Excel
9 18 (27.69%) T-SQL
10 16 (24.62%) Data Analysis
10 16 (24.62%) Documentum
10 16 (24.62%) CODA
10 16 (24.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 16 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (20.00%) Informatica
12 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (18.46%) .NET
12 12 (18.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 11 (16.92%) SunGard
13 11 (16.92%) Workflow
14 10 (15.38%) ISEB
14 10 (15.38%) QlikView
14 10 (15.38%) Use Case
14 10 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (15.38%) Workflow Analysis
14 10 (15.38%) Tableau
15 9 (13.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

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 16 (24.62%) Documentum
2 9 (13.85%) IIS
2 9 (13.85%) WordPress
3 7 (10.77%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.62%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.54%) SAS
5 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (27.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.62%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (18.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (6.15%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (3.08%) Cognos Planning
3 2 (3.08%) HFM
4 1 (1.54%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (1.54%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (1.54%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) Firewall
1 3 (4.62%) IPsec
1 3 (4.62%) SAN
1 3 (4.62%) SSL
1 3 (4.62%) Wireless
2 1 (1.54%) Internet
2 1 (1.54%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (52.31%) SQL Server
2 31 (47.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (29.23%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (24.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (15.38%) QlikView
7 9 (13.85%) Big Data
7 9 (13.85%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 9 (13.85%) Hadoop
7 9 (13.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (13.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (12.31%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (7.69%) DTS
10 4 (6.15%) OLAP
10 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database
11 3 (4.62%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (4.62%) Oracle OLAP
12 2 (3.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 2 (3.08%) BusinessObjects XI
12 2 (3.08%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 10 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (13.85%) Git (software)
2 9 (13.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 9 (13.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.54%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.54%) ERwin
3 1 (1.54%) JIRA
3 1 (1.54%) Toad
General
1 56 (86.15%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Law
3 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.08%) Legal
5 1 (1.54%) Advertising
5 1 (1.54%) Billing
5 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (56.92%) Analyst
2 17 (26.15%) Developer
3 13 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 13 (20.00%) SSIS Developer
4 12 (18.46%) SQL Server Developer
4 12 (18.46%) Support Analyst
5 10 (15.38%) Applications Support
5 10 (15.38%) Applications Support Analyst
6 9 (13.85%) Applications Specialist
6 9 (13.85%) Applications Support Specialist
6 9 (13.85%) Business Analyst
6 9 (13.85%) Support Specialist
7 8 (12.31%) Data Analyst
7 8 (12.31%) SSRS Developer
8 7 (10.77%) T-SQL Developer
9 6 (9.23%) Business Data Analyst
9 6 (9.23%) ETL Developer
9 6 (9.23%) Report Analyst
10 5 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 5 (7.69%) Insurance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.46%) .NET
2 9 (13.85%) Ajax
2 9 (13.85%) ASP.NET
2 9 (13.85%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (13.85%) CSS
2 9 (13.85%) HTML
2 9 (13.85%) jQuery
2 9 (13.85%) JSON
2 9 (13.85%) Node.js
2 9 (13.85%) Razor View Engine
2 9 (13.85%) WAMP
2 9 (13.85%) WinForms
3 2 (3.08%) MDX
4 1 (1.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.85%) Management Information System
3 6 (9.23%) Reinsurance
4 3 (4.62%) Smartphone
4 3 (4.62%) STB
5 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.54%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.54%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (47.69%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (33.85%) Business Analysis
3 19 (29.23%) ETL
4 16 (24.62%) Data Analysis
5 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (16.92%) Workflow
7 10 (15.38%) Use Case
7 10 (15.38%) Workflow Analysis
8 9 (13.85%) MVC
9 8 (12.31%) Data Modelling
9 8 (12.31%) ITIL
9 8 (12.31%) Service Management
10 7 (10.77%) Systems Analysis
11 4 (6.15%) Business Continuity
11 4 (6.15%) Practice Management
12 3 (4.62%) BCP
12 3 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (4.62%) Malware Detection/Protection
12 3 (4.62%) Patch Management
12 3 (4.62%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 47 (72.31%) SQL
2 18 (27.69%) T-SQL
3 9 (13.85%) C#
3 9 (13.85%) PHP
3 9 (13.85%) PowerShell
4 5 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.62%) Java
6 1 (1.54%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) ISEB
2 9 (13.85%) Degree
3 3 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.62%) MCSE
3 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.62%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.62%) PMP
4 1 (1.54%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 9 (13.85%) Solvency II
2 3 (4.62%) QA
3 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (63.08%) Microsoft
2 16 (24.62%) CODA
3 13 (20.00%) Informatica
4 11 (16.92%) SunGard
5 10 (15.38%) Tableau
6 9 (13.85%) Cloudera
7 8 (12.31%) Oracle
8 7 (10.77%) MicroStrategy
9 4 (6.15%) Hyperion
9 4 (6.15%) SAP
10 3 (4.62%) Avaya
10 3 (4.62%) Cisco
10 3 (4.62%) Symantec
10 3 (4.62%) TIBCO
10 3 (4.62%) VMware
11 2 (3.08%) IBM
11 2 (3.08%) Tagetik
12 1 (1.54%) Anaplan
12 1 (1.54%) HP
12 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com