Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 404 452 336
Rank change year-on-year +48 -116 +2
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 146 150 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.48% 0.43% 0.86%
As % of the Vendors category 1.06% 0.91% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 126 127 306
South East median annual salary £48,750 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +17.65% -10.53%
10th Percentile £28,500 £33,750 £31,375
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year - +9.89% -5.21%

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 13786 16416 21428
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 45.46% 46.93% 50.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10931 13212 17477
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +50 70 £50,000 +2.56% 3
Berkshire +63 41 £50,000 - 3
West Sussex +5 25 £57,500 +19.79% 1
Hampshire 0 24 £47,500 +26.67%
Buckinghamshire +11 19 £57,500 +21.05%
Surrey +14 11 £55,000 -4.35%
Oxfordshire +6 10 £47,500 -
Kent +25 7 £35,000 +7.69%
Middlesex - 1 £37,500 -
Cognos
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 123 (84.25%) Business Intelligence
2 80 (54.79%) SQL
3 71 (48.63%) QlikView
4 64 (43.84%) Tableau
5 52 (35.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 52 (35.62%) Finance
6 50 (34.25%) Power BI
7 49 (33.56%) BusinessObjects
8 48 (32.88%) Microsoft
9 46 (31.51%) Oracle
9 46 (31.51%) Analytical Skills
10 44 (30.14%) SQL Server
11 39 (26.71%) Data Warehouse
11 39 (26.71%) Analytics
12 32 (21.92%) Data Modelling
13 31 (21.23%) IBM
14 30 (20.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 29 (19.86%) Hadoop
16 26 (17.81%) Degree
16 26 (17.81%) ETL
16 26 (17.81%) XML
17 24 (16.44%) SAP
17 24 (16.44%) Visualisation
18 23 (15.75%) Big Data
19 22 (15.07%) Cognos Business Intelligence
19 22 (15.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 22 (15.07%) SDLC
20 21 (14.38%) Front End Development
20 21 (14.38%) Microsoft Excel
21 20 (13.70%) DB2

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 6 (4.11%) Apache Pig
2 4 (2.74%) IIS
3 3 (2.05%) CMS
3 3 (2.05%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.37%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.37%) SAS
5 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.68%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 21 (14.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (7.53%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (4.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (4.11%) MS Visio
5 5 (3.42%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (2.05%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 22 (15.07%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 9 (6.16%) SAP CO
2 9 (6.16%) SAP FI
2 9 (6.16%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.68%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (0.68%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.68%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.68%) Khalix
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.68%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.68%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.68%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.68%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.11%) Azure Data Factory
4 4 (2.74%) Mimecast
4 4 (2.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.74%) WebEx
2 2 (1.37%) Broadband
2 2 (1.37%) DHCP
2 2 (1.37%) DNS
2 2 (1.37%) Firewall
2 2 (1.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (48.63%) QlikView
2 52 (35.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 50 (34.25%) Power BI
4 49 (33.56%) BusinessObjects
5 44 (30.14%) SQL Server
6 39 (26.71%) Data Warehouse
7 30 (20.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 29 (19.86%) Hadoop
9 23 (15.75%) Big Data
10 22 (15.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 20 (13.70%) DB2
12 18 (12.33%) Qlik Sense
13 15 (10.27%) Apache Hive
14 14 (9.59%) Pentaho
15 13 (8.90%) Cognos Framework Manager
15 13 (8.90%) Cognos Report Studio
16 10 (6.85%) Relational Database
17 9 (6.16%) NoSQL
17 9 (6.16%) SAP BW
17 9 (6.16%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 7 (4.79%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.05%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.68%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 52 (35.62%) Finance
2 9 (6.16%) Marketing
3 7 (4.79%) Retail
4 6 (4.11%) Banking
5 5 (3.42%) Spanish Language
6 4 (2.74%) Advertising
6 4 (2.74%) Dutch Language
6 4 (2.74%) French Language
6 4 (2.74%) German Language
6 4 (2.74%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.68%) Front Office
7 1 (0.68%) Games
Job Titles
1 75 (51.37%) Developer
2 39 (26.71%) Analyst
3 31 (21.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 27 (18.49%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 20 (13.70%) Report Developer
6 18 (12.33%) Analyst Developer
6 18 (12.33%) Cognos Developer
6 18 (12.33%) QlikView Developer
7 14 (9.59%) SQL Developer
8 12 (8.22%) Consultant
9 10 (6.85%) Report Analyst
10 9 (6.16%) SQL BI Developer
11 8 (5.48%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 7 (4.79%) Business Consultant
12 7 (4.79%) Cognos BI Developer
13 6 (4.11%) AS400 Developer
13 6 (4.11%) Developer Analyst
13 6 (4.11%) RPG Developer
13 6 (4.11%) SSRS Developer
14 5 (3.42%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (17.81%) XML
2 11 (7.53%) MDX
3 10 (6.85%) JSON
4 9 (6.16%) HTML
5 7 (4.79%) EDI
5 7 (4.79%) EDIFACT
6 6 (4.11%) CSS
7 3 (2.05%) J2EE
7 3 (2.05%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 46 (31.51%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (13.01%) Reinsurance
3 11 (7.53%) Management Information System
4 10 (6.85%) Computer Science
5 9 (6.16%) Mobile App
6 7 (4.79%) AS400
6 7 (4.79%) Virtual Team
7 6 (4.11%) Algorithms
7 6 (4.11%) iSeries
7 6 (4.11%) Mainframe
8 3 (2.05%) Digital Media
8 3 (2.05%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.33%) Windows
2 14 (9.59%) Linux
2 14 (9.59%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.74%) CentOS
3 4 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.05%) Unix
5 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (84.25%) Business Intelligence
2 39 (26.71%) Analytics
3 32 (21.92%) Data Modelling
4 26 (17.81%) ETL
5 24 (16.44%) Visualisation
6 22 (15.07%) SDLC
7 21 (14.38%) Front End Development
8 19 (13.01%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (9.59%) Systems Analysis
10 13 (8.90%) ITIL
11 11 (7.53%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (7.53%) ERP
11 11 (7.53%) High Availability
11 11 (7.53%) Project Management
12 10 (6.85%) Data Visualisation
12 10 (6.85%) Dimensional Modelling
12 10 (6.85%) Kimball Methodology
13 9 (6.16%) Cash Management
13 9 (6.16%) Record to Report
14 8 (5.48%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 80 (54.79%) SQL
2 12 (8.22%) Python
2 12 (8.22%) T-SQL
3 9 (6.16%) VBA
4 8 (5.48%) PL/SQL
5 7 (4.79%) ActionScript
5 7 (4.79%) ActionScript 2.0
5 7 (4.79%) PHP
5 7 (4.79%) RPG
6 6 (4.11%) Java
6 6 (4.11%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.11%) R
6 6 (4.11%) RPG IV
6 6 (4.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (17.81%) Degree
2 9 (6.16%) Computer Science Degree
2 9 (6.16%) Master's Degree
2 9 (6.16%) SC Cleared
2 9 (6.16%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.74%) MBA
5 3 (2.05%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.68%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (4.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.05%) Ansible
1 3 (2.05%) Tivoli
1 3 (2.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.68%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.68%) SCCM
Vendors
1 64 (43.84%) Tableau
2 48 (32.88%) Microsoft
3 46 (31.51%) Oracle
4 31 (21.23%) IBM
5 24 (16.44%) SAP
6 13 (8.90%) Informatica
7 8 (5.48%) MicroStrategy
8 6 (4.11%) Birst
9 4 (2.74%) Cisco
9 4 (2.74%) McAfee
9 4 (2.74%) Paxata
9 4 (2.74%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.74%) Splunk
9 4 (2.74%) VMware
10 3 (2.05%) EMC
10 3 (2.05%) Fiserv
10 3 (2.05%) Kofax
10 3 (2.05%) Netezza
10 3 (2.05%) Teradata
11 1 (0.68%) BMC