Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 435 433 343
Rank change year-on-year -2 -90 -18
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 106 147 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.34% 0.46% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category 0.76% 0.97% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 88 126 283
South East median annual salary £48,750 £48,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.56% +12.94% -10.53%
10th Percentile £28,500 £32,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -10.00%

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 14,027 15,231 20,253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 45.28% 47.69% 49.90%
Number of salaries quoted 11,010 12,220 16,749
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +16 49 £47,500 +11.11% 3
West Sussex -20 26 £48,750 +1.56% 3
Berkshire +44 23 £29,000 -42.00%
Hampshire +6 16 £53,750 +53.57%
Oxfordshire -8 14 £47,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire -8 12 £57,500 +53.33% 2
Surrey -4 9 £60,000 +3.45%
Kent +24 1 £42,500 -
Middlesex - 1 £37,500 -
Cognos
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 87 (82.08%) Business Intelligence
2 58 (54.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 56 (52.83%) QlikView
4 54 (50.94%) Tableau
5 51 (48.11%) Finance
6 48 (45.28%) SQL
6 48 (45.28%) SQL Server
7 45 (42.45%) Microsoft
8 37 (34.91%) Data Warehouse
9 35 (33.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 35 (33.02%) Power BI
10 33 (31.13%) Analytics
10 33 (31.13%) BusinessObjects
11 32 (30.19%) Analytical Skills
11 32 (30.19%) Degree
11 32 (30.19%) Visualisation
12 29 (27.36%) ETL
13 28 (26.42%) Data Modelling
14 27 (25.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 25 (23.58%) Oracle
16 21 (19.81%) MDX
17 20 (18.87%) Reinsurance
18 18 (16.98%) Hadoop
19 16 (15.09%) Data Visualisation
19 16 (15.09%) Project Management
20 15 (14.15%) Informatica
20 15 (14.15%) Agile Software Development
20 15 (14.15%) Management Information System
20 15 (14.15%) Big Data
21 14 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure

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 7 (6.60%) Apache Pig
2 2 (1.89%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.89%) SAS
2 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.94%) CMS
3 1 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.94%) SugarCRM
3 1 (0.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (11.32%) Microsoft Excel
1 12 (11.32%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (7.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (6.60%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.94%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 12 (11.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (4.72%) SAP CO
2 5 (4.72%) SAP FI
2 5 (4.72%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (1.89%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.94%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.94%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.94%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (0.94%) Khalix
4 1 (0.94%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.94%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.94%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.94%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.94%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (12.26%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.72%) Azure Data Factory
4 4 (3.77%) Mimecast
4 4 (3.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) DHCP
1 2 (1.89%) DNS
1 2 (1.89%) Firewall
1 2 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (54.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 56 (52.83%) QlikView
3 48 (45.28%) SQL Server
4 37 (34.91%) Data Warehouse
5 35 (33.02%) Power BI
5 35 (33.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 33 (31.13%) BusinessObjects
7 27 (25.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 18 (16.98%) Hadoop
9 15 (14.15%) Big Data
10 13 (12.26%) Spotfire
11 11 (10.38%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (8.49%) DB2
12 9 (8.49%) OLAP
12 9 (8.49%) Oracle OLAP
12 9 (8.49%) Star Schema
13 8 (7.55%) Pentaho
14 5 (4.72%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 5 (4.72%) Cognos Report Studio
14 5 (4.72%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 12 (11.32%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.94%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 51 (48.11%) Finance
2 10 (9.43%) Marketing
3 8 (7.55%) Banking
4 4 (3.77%) Advertising
5 2 (1.89%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.94%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.94%) French Language
6 1 (0.94%) Front Office
6 1 (0.94%) Games
6 1 (0.94%) German Language
6 1 (0.94%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (34.91%) Analyst
2 35 (33.02%) Developer
3 29 (27.36%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 27 (25.47%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 15 (14.15%) Analyst Developer
6 10 (9.43%) Report Developer
7 9 (8.49%) Architect
7 9 (8.49%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 9 (8.49%) Consultant
7 9 (8.49%) Data Architect
7 9 (8.49%) Data Warehouse Architect
7 9 (8.49%) IT Architect
7 9 (8.49%) SQL Analyst
7 9 (8.49%) Technical Architect
8 8 (7.55%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 8 (7.55%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 8 (7.55%) Report Analyst
9 7 (6.60%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
9 7 (6.60%) Cognos Developer
9 7 (6.60%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (19.81%) MDX
2 7 (6.60%) JSON
3 6 (5.66%) HTML
4 5 (4.72%) CSS
5 2 (1.89%) XML
6 1 (0.94%) EDI
6 1 (0.94%) J2EE
6 1 (0.94%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (30.19%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (18.87%) Reinsurance
3 15 (14.15%) Management Information System
4 7 (6.60%) Mainframe
4 7 (6.60%) PMI
4 7 (6.60%) Virtual Team
5 6 (5.66%) Computer Science
6 5 (4.72%) Algorithms
6 5 (4.72%) Mobile App
7 4 (3.77%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.60%) Windows
2 3 (2.83%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.94%) Linux
4 1 (0.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (82.08%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (31.13%) Analytics
3 32 (30.19%) Visualisation
4 29 (27.36%) ETL
5 28 (26.42%) Data Modelling
6 16 (15.09%) Data Visualisation
6 16 (15.09%) Project Management
7 15 (14.15%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (12.26%) Dimensional Modelling
8 13 (12.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (11.32%) Data Management
9 12 (11.32%) Kimball Methodology
10 10 (9.43%) CRM
10 10 (9.43%) Data Migration
10 10 (9.43%) Migration
11 9 (8.49%) IT Strategy
11 9 (8.49%) Mentoring
11 9 (8.49%) Waterfall
12 8 (7.55%) ITIL
12 8 (7.55%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (45.28%) SQL
2 13 (12.26%) T-SQL
3 12 (11.32%) Python
4 7 (6.60%) Java
4 7 (6.60%) Shell Script
5 5 (4.72%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.72%) R
6 3 (2.83%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (30.19%) Degree
2 13 (12.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (8.49%) MBA
4 7 (6.60%) PMI Certification
5 5 (4.72%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (4.72%) Master's Degree
5 5 (4.72%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.72%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.94%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.94%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.94%) Ansible
1 1 (0.94%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (0.94%) SCCM
1 1 (0.94%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 54 (50.94%) Tableau
2 45 (42.45%) Microsoft
3 25 (23.58%) Oracle
4 15 (14.15%) Informatica
5 12 (11.32%) SAP
6 11 (10.38%) IBM
7 9 (8.49%) MicroStrategy
8 7 (6.60%) Birst
8 7 (6.60%) Netezza
8 7 (6.60%) Teradata
9 4 (3.77%) McAfee
10 3 (2.83%) Anaplan
11 1 (0.94%) Amdocs
11 1 (0.94%) Fiserv
11 1 (0.94%) Infor
11 1 (0.94%) KANA
11 1 (0.94%) Kofax
11 1 (0.94%) Lagan
11 1 (0.94%) Northgate
11 1 (0.94%) Talend