Period
to 23 September 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 September 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 > South East
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 482 397 421
Rank change year-on-year -85 +24 -89
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 60 143 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.21% 0.49% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 1.07% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 44 120 157
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% +14.94%
10th Percentile £36,475 £28,500 £34,650
90th Percentile £67,750 £63,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +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 the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 12,588 13,358 17,034
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 43.19% 46.15% 47.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9,999 10,693 13,893
South East median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £26,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Cognos as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in the South East

Cognos
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Cognos in the South East

Cognos
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos in the South East over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Cognos in the South East

Cognos
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 September 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
Thames Valley -33 27 £48,750 +2.63% 7
Surrey +17 13 £42,500 -22.73% 1
Oxfordshire +1 12 £39,250 -17.37% 4
Buckinghamshire +19 8 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Berkshire -34 7 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 7 £55,000 -
Hampshire -32 6 £47,500 -
West Sussex -24 2 £53,750 -12.24%
Kent +9 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Home Counties - 1 £42,500 -
Cognos
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 South East region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 43 (71.67%) Business Intelligence
2 41 (68.33%) SQL
3 24 (40.00%) Tableau
4 23 (38.33%) Finance
5 21 (35.00%) Degree
5 21 (35.00%) Power BI
6 20 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (28.33%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (23.33%) Oracle
9 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
9 13 (21.67%) T-SQL
9 13 (21.67%) BusinessObjects
10 12 (20.00%) Management Information System
11 11 (18.33%) Analytics
11 11 (18.33%) Visualisation
12 10 (16.67%) Data Modelling
12 10 (16.67%) QlikView
13 9 (15.00%) Time Management
13 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (15.00%) Presales
13 9 (15.00%) Decision-Making
13 9 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
14 8 (13.33%) Algorithms
14 8 (13.33%) SDLC
14 8 (13.33%) Machine Learning
14 8 (13.33%) Project Management
14 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
14 8 (13.33%) Manufacturing
14 8 (13.33%) Data Analysis
14 8 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (5.00%) SAS
2 1 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.67%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Cognos TM1
1 4 (6.67%) SAP BPC
2 3 (5.00%) Cognos Controller
3 2 (3.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (3.33%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.67%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (1.67%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (1.67%) HFM
4 1 (1.67%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (8.33%) Amazon EMR
1 5 (8.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (35.00%) Power BI
2 20 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (28.33%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (21.67%) BusinessObjects
4 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
5 10 (16.67%) QlikView
6 8 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (10.00%) OLAP
8 5 (8.33%) Amazon Redshift
8 5 (8.33%) Oracle OLAP
8 5 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (5.00%) Cognos Powerplay
9 3 (5.00%) CorVu
9 3 (5.00%) Spotfire
9 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.67%) DataStage
10 1 (1.67%) DTS
10 1 (1.67%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (1.67%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Toad
2 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 23 (38.33%) Finance
2 8 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.67%) Publishing
4 2 (3.33%) Advertising
4 2 (3.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.67%) Automotive
5 1 (1.67%) Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (40.00%) Analyst
2 12 (20.00%) Developer
3 9 (15.00%) Business Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) Report Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Consultant
5 6 (10.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 5 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Report Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Business Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 4 (6.67%) IT Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (5.00%) Oracle Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Systems Manager
8 3 (5.00%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) .NET
1 1 (1.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (13.33%) Algorithms
3 6 (10.00%) Reinsurance
4 5 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.33%) Life Science
6 2 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) Linux
1 1 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (71.67%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (18.33%) Analytics
2 11 (18.33%) Visualisation
3 10 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (15.00%) Decision-Making
4 9 (15.00%) Presales
4 9 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (15.00%) Time Management
5 8 (13.33%) Data Analysis
5 8 (13.33%) Machine Learning
5 8 (13.33%) Project Management
5 8 (13.33%) SDLC
6 7 (11.67%) ETL
6 7 (11.67%) ITIL
6 7 (11.67%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (10.00%) Service Management
8 5 (8.33%) Predictive Modelling
8 5 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 5 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 41 (68.33%) SQL
2 13 (21.67%) T-SQL
3 6 (10.00%) Python
3 6 (10.00%) R
4 5 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.67%) Java
5 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (35.00%) Degree
2 5 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.33%) CIMA
3 2 (3.33%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) EFQM
2 2 (3.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 24 (40.00%) Tableau
2 14 (23.33%) Oracle
3 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (11.67%) SAP
5 5 (8.33%) Birst
5 5 (8.33%) Hyperion
5 5 (8.33%) IBM
6 4 (6.67%) Anaplan
7 3 (5.00%) Actuate
7 3 (5.00%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (3.33%) Informatica
9 1 (1.67%) Adaptive Insights
9 1 (1.67%) Concur
9 1 (1.67%) IFS
9 1 (1.67%) Infor
9 1 (1.67%) Netezza
9 1 (1.67%) Tagetik