The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 24 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
South East / Kent
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 82 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 -  
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 9 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.37% 0.42% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.73% 0.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 0
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -  
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 Kent.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 330 494 520
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 50.08% 52.00% 47.93%
Number of salaries quoted 289 429 483
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

Cognos
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Cognos in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 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 Kent region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 9 (90.00%) PHP
1 9 (90.00%) RPG
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
1 9 (90.00%) ActionScript
1 9 (90.00%) VBA
1 9 (90.00%) MySQL
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (90.00%) EDI
1 9 (90.00%) ERP
1 9 (90.00%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) IBM
1 9 (90.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (90.00%) AS400
1 9 (90.00%) EDIFACT
1 9 (90.00%) iSeries
1 9 (90.00%) Pentaho
1 9 (90.00%) ActionScript 2.0
1 9 (90.00%) RPG IV
1 9 (90.00%) High Availability
1 9 (90.00%) Business Analysis
1 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) Web Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Finance

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Campaign
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) MySQL
1 9 (90.00%) Pentaho
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) AS400 Developer
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
1 9 (90.00%) RPG Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) EDI
1 9 (90.00%) EDIFACT
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) AS400
1 9 (90.00%) iSeries
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Business Analysis
1 9 (90.00%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (90.00%) ERP
1 9 (90.00%) High Availability
2 1 (10.00%) Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (10.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) ActionScript
1 9 (90.00%) ActionScript 2.0
1 9 (90.00%) PHP
1 9 (90.00%) RPG
1 9 (90.00%) RPG IV
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
1 9 (90.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe