Period
to 16 February 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 16 February 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
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 471 473 414
Rank change year-on-year +2 -59 -66
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 56 92 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.21% 0.29% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 0.66% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 38 76 134
South East median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +21.05% +9.20%
10th Percentile £35,650 £37,500 £31,625
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%

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 11,136 14,025 14,950
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.71% 44.35% 47.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8,789 11,091 12,047
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.21%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,093
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.87% +4.65%

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 February 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 16 February 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 +32 39 £67,500 +17.39% 7
Berkshire +20 17 £67,500 +3.85% 3
Oxfordshire +37 14 - - 2
Surrey +27 9 £45,000 -29.41%
Buckinghamshire +22 8 £47,500 -17.39% 2
Hampshire +2 4 £50,000 -16.67% 1
Kent +33 1 £50,000 +17.65% 1
Home Counties - 1 £50,000 -
Cognos
England

For the 6 months to 16 February 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 (62.50%) SQL
2 32 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (51.79%) Oracle
4 28 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (46.43%) Finance
6 21 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
7 17 (30.36%) ETL
8 16 (28.57%) SAP
8 16 (28.57%) Manufacturing
8 16 (28.57%) Degree
9 15 (26.79%) Data Modelling
9 15 (26.79%) SDLC
10 14 (25.00%) Management Information System
11 12 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (19.64%) QlikView
12 11 (19.64%) DataStage
12 11 (19.64%) ITIL
13 10 (17.86%) T-SQL
13 10 (17.86%) SAP BW
13 10 (17.86%) Time Management
13 10 (17.86%) Translating Business Requirements
13 10 (17.86%) SAP HANA
13 10 (17.86%) Analytics
13 10 (17.86%) Data Development
14 9 (16.07%) Tableau
15 8 (14.29%) Data Analysis
15 8 (14.29%) Service Management
15 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
16 7 (12.50%) IBM
16 7 (12.50%) Lotus

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 5 (8.93%) IBM Notes
1 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.36%) IIS
3 2 (3.57%) SAS
3 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (5.36%) Cognos Controller
2 3 (5.36%) SAP BPC
3 2 (3.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.79%) HFM
4 1 (1.79%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.57%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (19.64%) DataStage
3 11 (19.64%) QlikView
4 10 (17.86%) SAP BW
4 10 (17.86%) SAP HANA
5 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 7 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 7 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (8.93%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 5 (8.93%) Lumira
7 5 (8.93%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (8.93%) Oracle Database
8 4 (7.14%) Power BI
9 3 (5.36%) Snowflake Schema
10 2 (3.57%) Big Data
10 2 (3.57%) DB2
10 2 (3.57%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) JIRA
2 1 (1.79%) Toad
General
1 26 (46.43%) Finance
2 16 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (33.93%) Analyst
2 13 (23.21%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 10 (17.86%) Technical Specialist
4 8 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 7 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Report Analyst
7 5 (8.93%) Business Manager
7 5 (8.93%) IT Analyst
7 5 (8.93%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) Architect
9 3 (5.36%) Administrator
9 3 (5.36%) Applications Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Applications Support
9 3 (5.36%) Applications Support Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Senior Test Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Support Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Test Engineer
10 2 (3.57%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) Web Services
2 1 (1.79%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.71%) Reinsurance
3 5 (8.93%) User Experience
4 3 (5.36%) Life Science
5 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Linux
2 1 (1.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (30.36%) ETL
3 15 (26.79%) Data Modelling
3 15 (26.79%) SDLC
4 12 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (19.64%) ITIL
6 10 (17.86%) Analytics
6 10 (17.86%) Data Development
6 10 (17.86%) Time Management
6 10 (17.86%) Translating Business Requirements
7 8 (14.29%) Data Analysis
7 8 (14.29%) Service Management
8 6 (10.71%) Data Management
8 6 (10.71%) Resource Management
8 6 (10.71%) Scrum
8 6 (10.71%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (8.93%) Coaching
9 5 (8.93%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (8.93%) Mentoring
9 5 (8.93%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 35 (62.50%) SQL
2 10 (17.86%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.57%) VBA
4 1 (1.79%) Java
4 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) ISEB
2 3 (5.36%) ISTQB
2 3 (5.36%) TOGAF Certification
3 2 (3.57%) CIMA
3 2 (3.57%) Master's Degree
3 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (51.79%) Oracle
2 16 (28.57%) SAP
3 9 (16.07%) Tableau
4 7 (12.50%) IBM
4 7 (12.50%) Lotus
5 3 (5.36%) Anaplan
5 3 (5.36%) HP
5 3 (5.36%) Hyperion
5 3 (5.36%) Remedy
6 2 (3.57%) Cognizant
6 2 (3.57%) Teradata
7 1 (1.79%) Infor
7 1 (1.79%) Informatica
7 1 (1.79%) Talend