The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 26 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
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 20 59
Rank change year-on-year -14 +39  
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 16 41 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 4.44% 8.09% 1.04%
As % of the Vendors category 9.94% 16.47% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 16 38 5
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -22.72%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.44%  

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 Slough.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 161 249 278
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 44.72% 49.11% 48.26%
Number of salaries quoted 145 222 213
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

Cognos
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for Cognos in Slough

Cognos
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos in Slough over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cognos in Slough

For the 6 months to 26 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 Slough region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 17 (85.00%) XML
1 17 (85.00%) Business Intelligence
1 17 (85.00%) QlikView
1 17 (85.00%) Tableau
1 17 (85.00%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (85.00%) Power BI
2 16 (80.00%) Hadoop
2 16 (80.00%) Oracle
2 16 (80.00%) DB2
3 15 (75.00%) SQL
4 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (70.00%) Data Modelling
4 14 (70.00%) Oracle Reports
4 14 (70.00%) Finance
4 14 (70.00%) BusinessObjects
4 14 (70.00%) Spreadsheet
4 14 (70.00%) Apache Hive
4 14 (70.00%) Big Data
4 14 (70.00%) Qlik Sense
4 14 (70.00%) Front End Development
5 3 (15.00%) Presales
5 3 (15.00%) WebEx
5 3 (15.00%) SDLC
5 3 (15.00%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (15.00%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (15.00%) Windows
5 3 (15.00%) IBM
6 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 2 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (70.00%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (85.00%) Power BI
1 17 (85.00%) QlikView
2 16 (80.00%) DB2
2 16 (80.00%) Hadoop
3 14 (70.00%) Apache Hive
3 14 (70.00%) Big Data
3 14 (70.00%) BusinessObjects
3 14 (70.00%) Oracle Reports
3 14 (70.00%) Qlik Sense
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (70.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
1 14 (70.00%) QlikView Developer
2 3 (15.00%) SDLC Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Information Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Insight Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Junior
3 1 (5.00%) Junior Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Presales Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Presales Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (85.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) CentOS
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (70.00%) Data Modelling
2 14 (70.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (15.00%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (15.00%) Presales
3 3 (15.00%) SDLC
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Tableau
2 16 (80.00%) Oracle
3 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.00%) IBM
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco
5 2 (10.00%) Paxata
5 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (10.00%) Splunk
5 2 (10.00%) VMware