The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cognos
England / Midlands
Rank 8 - 28
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.85% - 0.76%
As % of the Vendors category 5.56% - 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £60,000 - -
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 the Midlands.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18 81 83
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 69.23% 75.00% 62.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11 73 38
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,250 £79,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Cognos
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Cognos in the Midlands

Cognos
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

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

1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (85.71%) Cognos TM1
2 6 (85.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (85.71%) IBM
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Consultant
2 6 (85.71%) Cognos Consultant
2 6 (85.71%) Senior Cognos Consultant
2 6 (85.71%) Senior Consultant
2 6 (85.71%) TM1 Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Business Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (85.71%) ERP
2 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) IBM
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) SAP