The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 87 84
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 2 3 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.21% 0.30% 1.75%
As % of the Vendors category 0.44% 0.70% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 17
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Cognos 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 Essex.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 455 430 562
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 46.71% 42.66% 44.67%
Number of salaries quoted 370 330 407
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in Essex

Cognos
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Cognos in Essex

Cognos
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +2 2 £50,000 +25.00%
Cognos
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Essex region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 7 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (62.50%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) QlikView
2 5 (62.50%) Visualisation
2 5 (62.50%) Data Visualisation
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (37.50%) Analytics
4 3 (37.50%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (25.00%) Product Management
5 2 (25.00%) Tableau
5 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (25.00%) Coaching
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) IBM
6 1 (12.50%) OLAP
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (62.50%) QlikView
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (12.50%) MS Access
5 1 (12.50%) OLAP
5 1 (12.50%) Qlik Sense
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) QlikView Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Cognos Planning Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) TM1 Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Cognos Developer
4 1 (12.50%) TM1 Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (62.50%) Data Visualisation
2 5 (62.50%) Visualisation
3 3 (37.50%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Coaching
4 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (25.00%) Product Management
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Tableau
2 1 (12.50%) IBM