Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 November 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 > London
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 565 575 487
Rank change year-on-year +10 -88 -19
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 251 284 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.37% 0.38% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 0.90% 0.87% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 226 244 349
London median annual salary £57,500 £51,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.20% -14.58% +9.09%
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +8.70%

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 28,013 32,746 32,128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.66% 43.34% 42.14%
Number of salaries quoted 22,083 24,794 27,194
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in London

Cognos
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Cognos in London

Cognos
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos in London over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

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 16 November 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
Central London -16 50 £60,000 +14.29% 10
West London +31 12 £45,500 -5.21% 3
South London -13 4 £48,750 +21.88%
Cognos
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 London region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 154 (61.35%) Business Intelligence
2 138 (54.98%) SQL
3 115 (45.82%) Finance
4 94 (37.45%) SQL Server
5 89 (35.46%) Data Warehouse
6 72 (28.69%) Cognos TM1
7 70 (27.89%) IBM
8 66 (26.29%) ETL
9 65 (25.90%) Oracle
10 63 (25.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 63 (25.10%) Tableau
11 60 (23.90%) Microsoft Excel
12 58 (23.11%) Microsoft
13 52 (20.72%) SAP
14 49 (19.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 47 (18.73%) VBA
15 47 (18.73%) Degree
16 46 (18.33%) BusinessObjects
17 44 (17.53%) Stakeholder Management
18 42 (16.73%) Analytics
19 41 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
19 41 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
19 41 (16.33%) Data Modelling
20 40 (15.94%) T-SQL
21 36 (14.34%) Power BI
22 35 (13.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
23 34 (13.55%) MicroStrategy
24 33 (13.15%) Hyperion
24 33 (13.15%) QlikView
25 32 (12.75%) Computer Science

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 28 (11.16%) SAS
2 8 (3.19%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.79%) IIS
4 6 (2.39%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.80%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.80%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.40%) Apache
7 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.40%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 60 (23.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (5.98%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (4.78%) MS Visio
4 8 (3.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (1.99%) SPSS
6 2 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.40%) Stata
Business Applications
1 72 (28.69%) Cognos TM1
2 35 (13.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 23 (9.16%) HFM
4 22 (8.76%) Cognos Planning
5 15 (5.98%) Hyperion Planning
6 13 (5.18%) SAP BPC
7 5 (1.99%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (1.99%) NetSuite
7 5 (1.99%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (1.59%) Cognos Controller
8 4 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (1.20%) Maximo
10 2 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (0.80%) Unit4 Business World
11 1 (0.40%) Academy Housing
11 1 (0.40%) Dynamics GP
11 1 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
11 1 (0.40%) Lawson
11 1 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
11 1 (0.40%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.18%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (5.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (1.20%) IaaS
2 3 (1.20%) PaaS
2 3 (1.20%) SaaS
3 2 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.80%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.80%) Boomi
3 2 (0.80%) GitHub
4 1 (0.40%) CallidusCloud
4 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.59%) WebEx
2 2 (0.80%) Firewall
2 2 (0.80%) LAN
2 2 (0.80%) SSH
2 2 (0.80%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.40%) DHCP
3 1 (0.40%) DNS
3 1 (0.40%) Internet
3 1 (0.40%) Intranet
3 1 (0.40%) Skype
3 1 (0.40%) SMS
3 1 (0.40%) VLAN
3 1 (0.40%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (37.45%) SQL Server
2 89 (35.46%) Data Warehouse
3 63 (25.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 49 (19.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 46 (18.33%) BusinessObjects
6 36 (14.34%) Power BI
7 33 (13.15%) QlikView
8 32 (12.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 19 (7.57%) Big Data
9 19 (7.57%) Relational Database
10 17 (6.77%) OLAP
11 15 (5.98%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 15 (5.98%) Hadoop
12 14 (5.58%) Oracle ODI
13 13 (5.18%) DataStage
13 13 (5.18%) SAP BW
14 12 (4.78%) Oracle BI EE
14 12 (4.78%) SAP HANA
15 11 (4.38%) IBM InfoSphere
15 11 (4.38%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 13 (5.18%) Visual Studio
2 9 (3.59%) ER Studio
2 9 (3.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.79%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.79%) Subversion
4 5 (1.99%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.80%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.80%) JIRA
5 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.40%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.40%) Selenium
General
1 115 (45.82%) Finance
2 21 (8.37%) Marketing
3 16 (6.37%) Banking
4 12 (4.78%) Games
4 12 (4.78%) Retail
5 7 (2.79%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.39%) Publishing
7 5 (1.99%) International Banking
8 3 (1.20%) Advertising
9 2 (0.80%) Legal
9 2 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.40%) French Language
10 1 (0.40%) German Language
10 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (25.90%) Developer
2 63 (25.10%) Analyst
3 51 (20.32%) Consultant
4 24 (9.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 23 (9.16%) SQL Developer
6 22 (8.76%) Cognos Developer
7 21 (8.37%) Data Analyst
8 19 (7.57%) Architect
9 17 (6.77%) TM1 Developer
10 16 (6.37%) Financial Analyst
11 14 (5.58%) Senior Consultant
12 12 (4.78%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 12 (4.78%) SSIS Developer
13 11 (4.38%) Solutions Architect
14 10 (3.98%) Data Architect
15 9 (3.59%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 9 (3.59%) Project Leader
15 9 (3.59%) Report Analyst
16 8 (3.19%) Analyst Developer
16 8 (3.19%) Cognos BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.98%) .NET
2 8 (3.19%) ASP.NET
2 8 (3.19%) MDX
3 7 (2.79%) HTML
4 6 (2.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (2.39%) HTML5
5 5 (1.99%) jQuery
6 4 (1.59%) XML
7 3 (1.20%) Kafka
7 3 (1.20%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 2 (0.80%) Akka
8 2 (0.80%) Seaborn
8 2 (0.80%) Web Services
9 1 (0.40%) CSS
9 1 (0.40%) NumPy
9 1 (0.40%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 41 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (12.75%) Computer Science
3 17 (6.77%) Data Structures
4 14 (5.58%) Management Information System
5 11 (4.38%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (2.79%) Analytical Mindset
6 7 (2.79%) Virtual Team
7 6 (2.39%) Market Risk
7 6 (2.39%) Replication
8 5 (1.99%) Credit Risk
8 5 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.99%) Fixed Income
8 5 (1.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (1.99%) Reference Data
9 4 (1.59%) Online Games
10 3 (1.20%) User Experience
11 2 (0.80%) Life Science
11 2 (0.80%) Marketing Technology
12 1 (0.40%) Fat Client
12 1 (0.40%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.18%) Windows
2 6 (2.39%) Windows Server
3 5 (1.99%) Linux
4 2 (0.80%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (61.35%) Business Intelligence
2 66 (26.29%) ETL
3 44 (17.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 42 (16.73%) Analytics
5 41 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (16.33%) Data Modelling
6 31 (12.35%) Visualisation
7 25 (9.96%) Data Analysis
8 21 (8.37%) ERP
8 21 (8.37%) Problem-Solving
9 18 (7.17%) PRINCE2
10 16 (6.37%) Project Management
11 15 (5.98%) Data Visualisation
12 14 (5.58%) CRM
13 13 (5.18%) Change Management
14 12 (4.78%) Performance Tuning
14 12 (4.78%) Workflow
15 11 (4.38%) Financial Modelling
16 10 (3.98%) Data Architecture
16 10 (3.98%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 138 (54.98%) SQL
2 47 (18.73%) VBA
3 40 (15.94%) T-SQL
4 19 (7.57%) JavaScript
5 14 (5.58%) Java
5 14 (5.58%) R
6 13 (5.18%) Python
7 9 (3.59%) C#
8 8 (3.19%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.39%) ABAP
9 6 (2.39%) PL/SQL
9 6 (2.39%) VB
10 4 (1.59%) VBScript
11 2 (0.80%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.80%) Perl
11 2 (0.80%) Scala
Qualifications
1 47 (18.73%) Degree
2 5 (1.99%) CISSP
3 4 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.20%) CBAP
5 2 (0.80%) ACCA
5 2 (0.80%) CIMA
5 2 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.80%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.80%) MCSE
5 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.80%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.40%) CCA
6 1 (0.40%) CCAA
6 1 (0.40%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.40%) MCITP
6 1 (0.40%) MCSA
6 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (1.59%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.80%) SLA
4 1 (0.40%) IFRS
System Software
1 5 (1.99%) Active Directory
1 5 (1.99%) Docker
2 2 (0.80%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.80%) XenApp
3 1 (0.40%) HDFS
3 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (1.99%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (0.80%) Oozie
Vendors
1 70 (27.89%) IBM
2 65 (25.90%) Oracle
3 63 (25.10%) Tableau
4 58 (23.11%) Microsoft
5 52 (20.72%) SAP
6 34 (13.55%) MicroStrategy
7 33 (13.15%) Hyperion
8 31 (12.35%) Tagetik
9 28 (11.16%) Anaplan
10 24 (9.56%) Informatica
11 15 (5.98%) JD Edwards
12 7 (2.79%) Alteryx
12 7 (2.79%) TIBCO
13 6 (2.39%) Adaptive Insights
13 6 (2.39%) Talend
14 3 (1.20%) Infor
14 3 (1.20%) MuleSoft
14 3 (1.20%) RapidMiner
15 2 (0.80%) GigaSpaces
15 2 (0.80%) Netezza