Period
to 30 July 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 30 July 2021 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 > London
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 646 498 653
Rank change year-on-year -148 +155 -51
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 39 53 113
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.086% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.47% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 24 51 98
10th Percentile £46,250 £41,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £48,125 £48,750 £42,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,250 £58,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -1.29% +10.48% -4.55%
75th Percentile £63,125 £86,250 £61,875
90th Percentile £92,250 £100,000 £73,125
England median annual salary £47,500 £58,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -18.10% +16.00% +5.26%

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 16,395 11,244 23,110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 36.17% 39.49% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 10,624 8,772 18,246
10th Percentile £38,265 £37,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%
75th Percentile £83,750 £83,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £100,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £54,500 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.87% +7.00% -

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Cognos as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in London

Cognos
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cognos in London.

Salary trend for Cognos in London

Cognos
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cognos in London over the 6 months to 30 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Cognos in London

Cognos
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the London region over the 6 months to 30 July 2021. 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
Central London -15 3 £75,000 +25.00% 1
South London - 2 £57,500 -
Cognos
England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 32 (82.05%) Analytics
2 29 (74.36%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (69.23%) Power BI
3 27 (69.23%) Power Platform
4 26 (66.67%) SQL
5 19 (48.72%) Tableau
6 17 (43.59%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (41.03%) Data Management
7 16 (41.03%) Migration
8 15 (38.46%) Azure
9 14 (35.90%) AWS
9 14 (35.90%) Data Architecture
10 13 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
11 12 (30.77%) Computer Science
11 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Excel
11 12 (30.77%) ETL
12 10 (25.64%) Data Modelling
12 10 (25.64%) Use Case
13 9 (23.08%) Data Analysis
13 9 (23.08%) Python
13 9 (23.08%) MS Visio
13 9 (23.08%) GCP
13 9 (23.08%) Amazon Redshift
14 8 (20.51%) Big Data
14 8 (20.51%) Logical Data Model
14 8 (20.51%) Public Cloud
14 8 (20.51%) BigQuery
14 8 (20.51%) Relational Database
14 8 (20.51%) Architectural Design
14 8 (20.51%) Project Delivery

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.13%) SAS
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (23.08%) MS Visio
3 4 (10.26%) InfoPath
4 2 (5.13%) SPSS
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (17.95%) IBM Planning Analytics
2 1 (2.56%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 27 (69.23%) Power Platform
2 15 (38.46%) Azure
3 14 (35.90%) AWS
4 9 (23.08%) GCP
5 8 (20.51%) Snowflake
6 4 (10.26%) Microsoft 365
7 1 (2.56%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 1 (2.56%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (2.56%) Azure Storage
7 1 (2.56%) Azure Synapse Analytics
7 1 (2.56%) Google Analytics
7 1 (2.56%) Google Data Studio
7 1 (2.56%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (2.56%) SaaS
7 1 (2.56%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (69.23%) Power BI
2 19 (48.72%) Tableau
3 9 (23.08%) Amazon Redshift
4 8 (20.51%) Big Data
4 8 (20.51%) BigQuery
4 8 (20.51%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (20.51%) Relational Database
4 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
5 5 (12.82%) Qlik Sense
6 4 (10.26%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (10.26%) DataStage
7 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (5.13%) Cognos Report Studio
8 2 (5.13%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (5.13%) QlikView
8 2 (5.13%) Spotfire
8 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (2.56%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.56%) ER Studio
2 1 (2.56%) ERwin
2 1 (2.56%) GDB
2 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) Sourcetree
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 17 (43.59%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (17.95%) Finance
3 5 (12.82%) Social Skills
4 3 (7.69%) Banking
5 2 (5.13%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.56%) Advertising
6 1 (2.56%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (2.56%) Marketing
6 1 (2.56%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Architect
1 14 (35.90%) Data Architect
2 12 (30.77%) Analyst
3 9 (23.08%) Data Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Lead Architect
5 5 (12.82%) Lead Data Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Applications Manager
6 4 (10.26%) Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Applications Support
7 3 (7.69%) Applications Support Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Consultant
7 3 (7.69%) Support Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Data Analytics Director
8 2 (5.13%) Service Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) SSAS Developer
9 1 (2.56%) SSIS Developer
9 1 (2.56%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Public Cloud
2 7 (17.95%) CMDB
2 7 (17.95%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.95%) Data Structures
3 4 (10.26%) Legacy Systems
3 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (5.13%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (82.05%) Analytics
2 29 (74.36%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (41.03%) Data Management
3 16 (41.03%) Migration
4 14 (35.90%) Data Architecture
5 13 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
6 12 (30.77%) Computer Science
6 12 (30.77%) ETL
7 10 (25.64%) Data Modelling
7 10 (25.64%) Use Case
8 9 (23.08%) Data Analysis
9 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (20.51%) Architectural Design
9 8 (20.51%) B2B
9 8 (20.51%) Data Pipeline
9 8 (20.51%) Logical Data Model
9 8 (20.51%) Project Delivery
9 8 (20.51%) Visualisation
10 7 (17.95%) Customer Requirements
10 7 (17.95%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 26 (66.67%) SQL
2 9 (23.08%) Python
3 5 (12.82%) VBA
4 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.56%) C#
5 1 (2.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.56%) R
5 1 (2.56%) Scala
5 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.13%) QA
3 1 (2.56%) PMO
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) ServiceNow
2 5 (12.82%) IBM
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) SAP
3 4 (10.26%) Nintex
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle
4 3 (7.69%) Informatica
5 2 (5.13%) Sony
5 2 (5.13%) Trillium
6 1 (2.56%) Actuate
6 1 (2.56%) Aderant
6 1 (2.56%) Databricks
6 1 (2.56%) Google
6 1 (2.56%) MuleSoft
6 1 (2.56%) Netezza
6 1 (2.56%) Pardot
6 1 (2.56%) Remedy
6 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.56%) Talend
6 1 (2.56%) Teradata