Period
to 17 October 2019

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 17 October 2019 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
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 445 490 404
Rank change year-on-year +45 -86 +48
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 65 57 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.26% 0.20% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% 0.46% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 49 43 117
South East median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% - -5.00%
10th Percentile £29,000 £39,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £79,500 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £49,362 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.92% - -5.00%

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 10,613 12,510 13,231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.81% 42.97% 45.66%
Number of salaries quoted 8,127 9,949 10,560
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 17 October 2019.

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 17 October 2019. 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 +23 22 £55,000 +10.00%
Surrey +52 20 £75,000 +76.47% 2
Berkshire +23 13 £45,000 -10.00%
Hampshire +21 9 £23,500 -50.53%
East Sussex +18 7 £32,500 -40.91% 2
West Sussex +5 6 £70,000 +47.37%
Buckinghamshire +12 5 £55,000 -21.43%
Oxfordshire +23 4 £65,000 +36.84%
Cognos
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, 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 35 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 24 (36.92%) Change Management
4 23 (35.38%) Finance
5 22 (33.85%) Power BI
5 22 (33.85%) Power Platform
6 21 (32.31%) SQL
6 21 (32.31%) QlikView
7 19 (29.23%) SQL Server
7 19 (29.23%) SAP
8 16 (24.62%) IBM
8 16 (24.62%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (23.08%) SharePoint
9 15 (23.08%) ETL
9 15 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
10 14 (21.54%) Tableau
10 14 (21.54%) Analytics
11 13 (20.00%) SuccessFactors
11 13 (20.00%) SAP BPC
12 12 (18.46%) Management Information System
12 12 (18.46%) .NET
12 12 (18.46%) Oracle
12 12 (18.46%) BusinessObjects
12 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (16.92%) TOGAF
13 11 (16.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (16.92%) SAP PI
13 11 (16.92%) Back Office
13 11 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (16.92%) TOGAF Certification

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 15 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.62%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 15 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (3.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (20.00%) SAP BPC
2 7 (10.77%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (6.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (3.08%) SAP ERP
5 1 (1.54%) Cognos Planning
5 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (1.54%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 22 (33.85%) Power Platform
2 13 (20.00%) SuccessFactors
3 4 (6.15%) AWS
4 3 (4.62%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (3.08%) Azure
6 1 (1.54%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.54%) GCP
6 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (33.85%) Power BI
2 21 (32.31%) QlikView
3 19 (29.23%) SQL Server
4 16 (24.62%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (18.46%) BusinessObjects
6 11 (16.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (6.15%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 4 (6.15%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 4 (6.15%) Cognos Report Studio
8 4 (6.15%) DB2
9 3 (4.62%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database
9 3 (4.62%) SAP BW
10 2 (3.08%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (3.08%) SAP HANA
11 1 (1.54%) BigQuery
11 1 (1.54%) Looker
General
1 23 (35.38%) Finance
2 11 (16.92%) Back Office
3 6 (9.23%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.15%) Aerospace
4 4 (6.15%) Banking
5 2 (3.08%) Retail
6 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (27.69%) Developer
2 17 (26.15%) Analyst
3 13 (20.00%) Architect
4 11 (16.92%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 8 (12.31%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Lead Architect
6 6 (9.23%) SAP Architect
7 5 (7.69%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.69%) Programmer
7 5 (7.69%) Report Analyst
7 5 (7.69%) TM1 Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
8 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Architect
8 4 (6.15%) Project Manager
9 3 (4.62%) Cognos Support
9 3 (4.62%) Lead Enterprise Architect
9 3 (4.62%) SAP Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.62%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.46%) .NET
2 11 (16.92%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Management Information System
2 11 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.15%) Reinsurance
5 3 (4.62%) Life Science
6 2 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.69%) VMS
2 4 (6.15%) Windows
2 4 (6.15%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.62%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (36.92%) Change Management
3 15 (23.08%) ETL
4 14 (21.54%) Analytics
5 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (16.92%) TOGAF
7 10 (15.38%) SDLC
7 10 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (13.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 8 (12.31%) Data Modelling
9 8 (12.31%) ERP
9 8 (12.31%) Visualisation
10 7 (10.77%) Technology Roadmap
11 5 (7.69%) Business Analytics
11 5 (7.69%) Customer-Centricity
11 5 (7.69%) Data Analysis
11 5 (7.69%) Data Security
11 5 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
11 5 (7.69%) Metadata Management
12 4 (6.15%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (32.31%) SQL
2 5 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 4 (6.15%) VB
4 1 (1.54%) Python
4 1 (1.54%) R
4 1 (1.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) TOGAF Certification
2 8 (12.31%) Degree
3 1 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.54%) PMO
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 30 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 19 (29.23%) SAP
3 16 (24.62%) IBM
4 14 (21.54%) Tableau
5 12 (18.46%) Oracle
6 6 (9.23%) Teradata
7 4 (6.15%) Netezza
8 3 (4.62%) Lotus
9 2 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.54%) Citrix
10 1 (1.54%) Google
10 1 (1.54%) JD Edwards
10 1 (1.54%) Planview