Period
to 20 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 20 August 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
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 288 330 286
Rank change year-on-year +42 -44 +3
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 53 30 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.46% 0.25% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 1.06% 0.58% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 29 26 72
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £44,500 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.11% +9.20% -9.44%
10th Percentile £37,250 £25,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £55,200 £50,000 £57,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +2.04%

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 East of England.

All Vendors
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4,987 5,155 5,889
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 43.68% 43.12% 43.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3,600 4,008 4,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +3.45%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Cognos as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in the East of England

Cognos
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Cognos in the East of England

Cognos
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Cognos in the East of England

Cognos
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +17 27 £42,000 -5.62%
Hertfordshire +5 19 £40,000 +60.00%
Suffolk +4 3 £43,500 +61.11%
Essex +33 2 £37,500 -25.00%
Bedfordshire - 2 £32,500 - 2
Cognos
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 East of England region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 52 (98.11%) Business Intelligence
2 39 (73.58%) SQL Server
2 39 (73.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 38 (71.70%) Microsoft
4 37 (69.81%) ETL
4 37 (69.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 36 (67.92%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 35 (66.04%) Data Warehouse
7 34 (64.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 30 (56.60%) Cognos TM1
9 28 (52.83%) Power BI
10 25 (47.17%) Microsoft Excel
11 23 (43.40%) SQL
11 23 (43.40%) Analytics
12 19 (35.85%) Data Integration
13 16 (30.19%) Business Analysis
13 16 (30.19%) Visualisation
13 16 (30.19%) Tableau
14 15 (28.30%) PowerPivot
14 15 (28.30%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (28.30%) Finance
14 15 (28.30%) Data Modelling
15 14 (26.42%) VBA
15 14 (26.42%) T-SQL
15 14 (26.42%) Oracle
15 14 (26.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 14 (26.42%) Degree
15 14 (26.42%) Microsoft Azure
16 12 (22.64%) Azure Data Factory
16 12 (22.64%) Middleware

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 11 (20.75%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (16.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (5.66%) Apache
4 2 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.89%) IIS
5 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.89%) SAS
Applications
1 25 (47.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 36 (67.92%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 30 (56.60%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 14 (26.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (22.64%) Azure Data Factory
3 3 (5.66%) Office 365
4 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Firewall
1 1 (1.89%) FTP
1 1 (1.89%) LAN
1 1 (1.89%) VPLS
1 1 (1.89%) VPN
1 1 (1.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (73.58%) SQL Server
1 39 (73.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 37 (69.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 35 (66.04%) Data Warehouse
4 34 (64.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (52.83%) Power BI
6 15 (28.30%) PowerPivot
7 14 (26.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 11 (20.75%) Data Mining
8 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Power View
9 8 (15.09%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (13.21%) QlikView
11 4 (7.55%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
12 3 (5.66%) Big Data
12 3 (5.66%) WebFOCUS
13 2 (3.77%) Hadoop
14 1 (1.89%) SAP Data Services
14 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Toad
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (28.30%) Finance
2 11 (20.75%) Marketing
3 4 (7.55%) Retail
4 2 (3.77%) Law
5 1 (1.89%) Local Government
5 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (37.74%) Developer
2 14 (26.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 12 (22.64%) Architect
3 12 (22.64%) Consultant
4 11 (20.75%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 11 (20.75%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 11 (20.75%) Technical Consultant
5 10 (18.87%) Microsoft BI Consultant
5 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Consultant
6 9 (16.98%) Analyst
6 9 (16.98%) Report Developer
7 6 (11.32%) Data Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Cognos Developer
9 3 (5.66%) ETL Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Business Architect
10 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) Data Consultant
11 1 (1.89%) Financial Analyst
11 1 (1.89%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
11 1 (1.89%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.64%) Middleware
2 4 (7.55%) .NET
3 2 (3.77%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (3.77%) Web Services
3 2 (3.77%) XML
4 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.89%) CSS
4 1 (1.89%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.89%) HTML
4 1 (1.89%) MDX
4 1 (1.89%) REST
4 1 (1.89%) SOAP
4 1 (1.89%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.30%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.66%) Robotics
4 2 (3.77%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.89%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Unix
1 1 (1.89%) Windows
1 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (98.11%) Business Intelligence
2 37 (69.81%) ETL
3 23 (43.40%) Analytics
4 19 (35.85%) Data Integration
5 16 (30.19%) Business Analysis
5 16 (30.19%) Visualisation
6 15 (28.30%) Data Modelling
7 11 (20.75%) Business Development
7 11 (20.75%) Dashboard Development
7 11 (20.75%) Data Extraction
8 10 (18.87%) Mentoring
8 10 (18.87%) Presales
9 9 (16.98%) SOA
10 5 (9.43%) Data Visualisation
10 5 (9.43%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (9.43%) Technical Analysis
11 3 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (5.66%) Data Analysis
11 3 (5.66%) Robotic Process Automation
12 2 (3.77%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (43.40%) SQL
2 14 (26.42%) T-SQL
2 14 (26.42%) VBA
3 3 (5.66%) C#
3 3 (5.66%) Java
3 3 (5.66%) VB
4 2 (3.77%) Python
5 1 (1.89%) Apex Code
5 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.89%) PHP
5 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.89%) R
5 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.77%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (1.89%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.89%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) FortiGate
1 1 (1.89%) Kibana
1 1 (1.89%) logstash
1 1 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 38 (71.70%) Microsoft
2 16 (30.19%) Tableau
3 14 (26.42%) Oracle
4 11 (20.75%) Informatica
4 11 (20.75%) Talend
5 9 (16.98%) Hyperion
6 2 (3.77%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.89%) Actuate
7 1 (1.89%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.89%) Cisco
7 1 (1.89%) Dell
7 1 (1.89%) Google
7 1 (1.89%) IBM
7 1 (1.89%) Juniper
7 1 (1.89%) McAfee
7 1 (1.89%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.89%) SAP
7 1 (1.89%) Splunk
7 1 (1.89%) VMware