The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 30 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 IBM Cognos.

Cognos
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 158 137
Rank change year-on-year +15 -21  
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 1 3 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.045% 0.11% 1.07%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.20% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 19
Median salary £25,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.44% -5.26%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

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

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 929 1484 1332
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 41.73% 56.64% 55.00%
Number of salaries quoted 686 1180 1020
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,100 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Cognos
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Cognos in Hertfordshire

Cognos
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Watford - 1 £25,000 - 2
Cognos
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 9 (90.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (40.00%) Cognos Report Studio
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) SAP
5 1 (10.00%) SOAP
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (10.00%) MS Access
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) ETL
5 1 (10.00%) DNS
5 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (10.00%) VBA
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) SAP BW
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (10.00%) Retail
5 1 (10.00%) Firewall
5 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) ETL Development
5 1 (10.00%) Power BI

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Cognos Report Studio
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) MS Access
3 1 (10.00%) Power BI
3 1 (10.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Analyst
2 8 (80.00%) Applications Support
2 8 (80.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 8 (80.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Cognos Support
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Report Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Applications Support
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) MDX
1 1 (10.00%) REST
1 1 (10.00%) SOAP
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (10.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) ETL
2 1 (10.00%) ETL Development
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
2 1 (10.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) IBM
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
Watford, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago