The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cognizant products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 26 March 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 Cognizant Technology Solutions.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cognizant
England / South West
Rank 228 251 243
Rank change year-on-year +23 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.080% 0.034% 0.050%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.075% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary - £85,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +41.66%  

Cognizant is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2045 2658 2617
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 40.71% 45.23% 43.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1730 2186 2200
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Cognizant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Cognizant as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Cognizant in the South West

Cognizant
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cognizant in the South West.

Salary trend for Cognizant in the South West

Cognizant
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognizant within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire - 4 - -
Cognizant
England

Cognizant
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Cognizant 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 West region with a requirement for Cognizant.

1 5 (100.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Life Science
2 4 (80.00%) ERP
2 4 (80.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (80.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (20.00%) Xen
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

General
1 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (80.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Life Science
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ERP
1 4 (80.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Xen
1 1 (20.00%) XenApp
1 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) VMware