The median annual salary for a Cognos Specialist was - in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cognos Specialist
UK
Rank - 940 960
Permanent jobs requiring a Cognos Specialist 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.001% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.001% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £75,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +50.00%  
UK excluding London median salary - - £50,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80774 98602 101550
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.35% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 66963 82534 82926
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Cognos Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Cognos Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos Specialist in the UK

Cognos Specialist
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cognos Specialist.

Salary trend for Cognos Specialist in the UK

Cognos Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Cognos Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Cognos Specialist in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Cognos
2 25 (96.15%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (96.15%) T-SQL
2 25 (96.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 25 (96.15%) Kimball Methodology
2 25 (96.15%) Cognos Report Studio
2 25 (96.15%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 24 (92.31%) Cognos Event Studio
3 24 (92.31%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 24 (92.31%) Dimensional Modelling
3 24 (92.31%) SQL
4 23 (88.46%) Visualisation
5 17 (65.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
5 17 (65.38%) ETL Development
5 17 (65.38%) Mentoring
5 17 (65.38%) Analytics
5 17 (65.38%) MDX
5 17 (65.38%) ETL
6 16 (61.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 16 (61.54%) Cognos Planning
6 16 (61.54%) Technical Architecture
6 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (11.54%) Degree
8 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
9 1 (3.85%) OLAP
9 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
9 1 (3.85%) Project Management
9 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling

Cognos Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Business Applications
1 25 (96.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 16 (61.54%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (3.85%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (96.15%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 25 (96.15%) Cognos Report Studio
2 24 (92.31%) Cognos Analysis Studio
2 24 (92.31%) Cognos Event Studio
3 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
3 17 (65.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.85%) OLAP
4 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (61.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) Business Intelligence
1 25 (96.15%) Kimball Methodology
2 24 (92.31%) Dimensional Modelling
3 23 (88.46%) Visualisation
4 17 (65.38%) Analytics
4 17 (65.38%) ETL
4 17 (65.38%) ETL Development
4 17 (65.38%) Mentoring
5 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (61.54%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.85%) Data Transformation
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) T-SQL
2 24 (92.31%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Cognos