Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 500 382 394
Rank change year-on-year -118 +12 -53
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 48 157 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.16% 0.52% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 1.13% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 41 126 195
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £34,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £63,750 £80,150
England median annual salary £47,500 £48,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.55% -3.50% -

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 13,619 13,946 18,619
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 44.59% 46.61% 48.69%
Number of salaries quoted 10,880 11,385 15,451
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% -1.12%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +3.26% +2.22%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 -43 15 £43,750 -12.50% 4
West Sussex -11 10 £59,250 -5.20%
Surrey +8 7 £75,000 +57.89% 4
East Sussex - 7 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire -9 6 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Berkshire -31 6 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Hampshire -31 6 £45,000 -5.26%
Oxfordshire -7 3 £31,000 -34.74%
Kent +4 1 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Home Counties - 1 £42,500 -
Cognos
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 40 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (62.50%) SQL
3 22 (45.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (45.83%) Tableau
4 21 (43.75%) Power BI
5 20 (41.67%) Degree
6 19 (39.58%) SQL Server
6 19 (39.58%) QlikView
7 18 (37.50%) Finance
8 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
9 14 (29.17%) Oracle
10 13 (27.08%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (25.00%) Decision-Making
11 12 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (22.92%) BusinessObjects
12 11 (22.92%) Problem-Solving
13 10 (20.83%) Visualisation
13 10 (20.83%) Data Modelling
13 10 (20.83%) Management Information System
13 10 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 9 (18.75%) Project Management
14 9 (18.75%) OLAP
15 8 (16.67%) PL/SQL
15 8 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
15 8 (16.67%) Presales
16 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 7 (14.58%) Analytics
17 6 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
17 6 (12.50%) Spotfire
17 6 (12.50%) Reinsurance

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 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.08%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.08%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (6.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (2.08%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (2.08%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (2.08%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (2.08%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (2.08%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (2.08%) Infor M3
4 1 (2.08%) NetSuite
4 1 (2.08%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.17%) SaaS
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.08%) Lucidchart
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (45.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 21 (43.75%) Power BI
3 19 (39.58%) QlikView
3 19 (39.58%) SQL Server
4 12 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (22.92%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (18.75%) OLAP
8 8 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
9 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (12.50%) Spotfire
11 5 (10.42%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database
13 3 (6.25%) Cognos Powerplay
13 3 (6.25%) CorVu
13 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (4.17%) Big Data
14 2 (4.17%) Cognos Query Studio
14 2 (4.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.08%) Toad
General
1 18 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.25%) Marketing
4 2 (4.17%) Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Advertising
5 1 (2.08%) Automotive
5 1 (2.08%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.08%) Publishing
5 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (43.75%) Analyst
2 15 (31.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 6 (12.50%) Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Architect
4 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) Project Manager
4 5 (10.42%) Report Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Business Consultant
5 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Senior Reporting Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 3 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.17%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (20.83%) Management Information System
3 6 (12.50%) Reinsurance
4 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
5 4 (8.33%) Algorithms
6 2 (4.17%) Virtual Team
7 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.08%) PMI
7 1 (2.08%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (25.00%) Decision-Making
3 11 (22.92%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (20.83%) Data Modelling
4 10 (20.83%) Visualisation
5 9 (18.75%) Project Management
6 8 (16.67%) Presales
7 7 (14.58%) Analytics
8 6 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
8 6 (12.50%) ERP
8 6 (12.50%) ITIL
9 5 (10.42%) Data Analysis
9 5 (10.42%) Risk Management
9 5 (10.42%) Systems Analysis
10 4 (8.33%) ETL
10 4 (8.33%) Machine Learning
10 4 (8.33%) Scorecard
10 4 (8.33%) Service Management
11 3 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
11 3 (6.25%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (62.50%) SQL
2 8 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 6 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.17%) Python
4 2 (4.17%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (41.67%) Degree
2 5 (10.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.08%) CIMA
4 1 (2.08%) MBA
4 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) Data Quality
1 3 (6.25%) EFQM
Vendors
1 22 (45.83%) Tableau
2 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 14 (29.17%) Oracle
4 5 (10.42%) Birst
5 4 (8.33%) IBM
5 4 (8.33%) SAP
6 3 (6.25%) Actuate
6 3 (6.25%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (6.25%) Netezza
7 2 (4.17%) Anaplan
7 2 (4.17%) Hyperion
7 2 (4.17%) Teradata
8 1 (2.08%) Adaptive Insights
8 1 (2.08%) Concur
8 1 (2.08%) IFS
8 1 (2.08%) Informatica
8 1 (2.08%) JD Edwards
8 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.08%) Tagetik
8 1 (2.08%) Veritas