The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 22 June 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 IBM Cognos.

Cognos
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 492 503 412
Rank change year-on-year +11 -91  
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 430 507 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.48% 0.51% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 1.09% 1.16% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 348 410 658
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £34,318
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Cognos 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.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 39611 43680 52020
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.59% 44.29% 46.90%
Number of salaries quoted 31407 35554 41931
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in the UK

Cognos
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Cognos in the UK

Cognos
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cognos in the UK

Cognos
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the UK over the 3 months to 22 June 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
England -5 390 £48,000 -4.00% 40
London -9 158 £55,000 -8.33% 17
South East -12 70 £48,000 +6.66% 8
West Midlands +24 44 £45,000 +9.75% 6
City of London +29 35 £52,500 -8.69% 7
Scotland +6 35 £47,500 - 2
East Midlands +38 32 £50,000 +5.26%
Birmingham +22 28 £45,000 +5.88% 1
North West -34 27 £35,000 +6.87% 4
West Sussex +30 24 £62,500 - 3
Edinburgh +2 22 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Berkshire -7 19 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Slough -15 16 £50,000 +17.64%
East of England -16 16 £27,000 -38.63%
Manchester -33 15 £35,000 +7.69% 2
South West +17 12 £40,000 +1.26% 2
Glasgow -1 12 £41,750 -12.10% 1
Yorkshire +4 11 £37,000 -1.33% 2
West Yorkshire +22 10 £42,250 +74.22% 2
Leeds +15 10 £42,250 +74.22% 2
Northamptonshire +14 10 £50,000 +33.33%
Kent +18 9 £35,000 - 1
Hampshire +9 9 £44,500 +17.10% 1
Bristol - 9 £45,000 - 1
Worthing - 8 - - 1
Warwickshire +13 7 £32,500 +62.50%
Stockport -14 7 £35,000 +16.66%
Derbyshire +8 6 £41,000 -13.68%
Buckinghamshire -6 6 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Milton Keynes -8 6 £35,000 -26.31% 1

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing Cognos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Cognos.

1 485 (63.65%) Business Intelligence
2 442 (58.01%) SQL
3 331 (43.44%) Finance
4 273 (35.83%) SQL Server
5 243 (31.89%) Data Warehouse
6 231 (30.31%) Oracle
7 214 (28.08%) Microsoft
8 197 (25.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 193 (25.33%) ETL
10 183 (24.02%) BusinessObjects
11 171 (22.44%) IBM
12 165 (21.65%) QlikView
13 162 (21.26%) Analytics
14 161 (21.13%) Tableau
15 155 (20.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 131 (17.19%) SAP
17 128 (16.80%) Analytical Skills
18 120 (15.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
19 110 (14.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 110 (14.44%) Microsoft Excel
20 106 (13.91%) Cognos TM1
21 103 (13.52%) Agile Software Development
22 101 (13.25%) Power BI
23 93 (12.20%) Data Modelling
24 91 (11.94%) T-SQL
25 87 (11.42%) ERP
26 84 (11.02%) Visualisation
27 80 (10.50%) MicroStrategy
28 67 (8.79%) Degree
29 63 (8.27%) Pentaho

Cognos
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 47 (6.17%) SAS
2 17 (2.23%) SharePoint
3 13 (1.71%) Documentum
4 11 (1.44%) Apache Spark
5 9 (1.18%) Alfresco
5 9 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
5 9 (1.18%) WebSphere
6 8 (1.05%) IIS
7 7 (0.92%) Apache Pig
8 6 (0.79%) CMS
9 3 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.39%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.26%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.13%) Confluence
11 1 (0.13%) JBoss
11 1 (0.13%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.13%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 110 (14.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (3.54%) Microsoft Office
3 23 (3.02%) Spreadsheet
4 21 (2.76%) SPSS
5 12 (1.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (0.66%) EngageOne
7 3 (0.39%) SPSS Modeler
8 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (0.26%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 120 (15.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 106 (13.91%) Cognos TM1
3 36 (4.72%) Cognos Controller
4 27 (3.54%) Oracle EBS
4 27 (3.54%) Unit4 Business World
5 26 (3.41%) SAP BPC
6 17 (2.23%) HFM
6 17 (2.23%) Hyperion Planning
7 14 (1.84%) Infor SunSystems
8 13 (1.71%) iTrent
9 11 (1.44%) Cognos Planning
10 10 (1.31%) Oracle EBS R12
11 8 (1.05%) Sage X3
12 6 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
13 5 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
13 5 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
13 5 (0.66%) Oracle Payables
13 5 (0.66%) Oracle Receivables
13 5 (0.66%) SAP ERP
14 4 (0.52%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.05%) Azure Data Factory
3 8 (1.05%) Azure Machine Learning
4 4 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
5 3 (0.39%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.26%) GitHub
6 2 (0.26%) SaaS
7 1 (0.13%) IaaS
7 1 (0.13%) Office 365
7 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.92%) Internet
2 6 (0.79%) Intranet
3 5 (0.66%) Broadband
4 4 (0.52%) Extranet
4 4 (0.52%) Firewall
4 4 (0.52%) WebEx
5 3 (0.39%) Kerberos
5 3 (0.39%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (0.26%) HTTP
7 1 (0.13%) DNS
7 1 (0.13%) FTP
7 1 (0.13%) LDAP
7 1 (0.13%) SSL
7 1 (0.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 273 (35.83%) SQL Server
2 243 (31.89%) Data Warehouse
3 197 (25.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 183 (24.02%) BusinessObjects
5 165 (21.65%) QlikView
6 155 (20.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 110 (14.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 101 (13.25%) Power BI
9 63 (8.27%) Pentaho
10 56 (7.35%) Big Data
11 54 (7.09%) Hadoop
12 53 (6.96%) OLAP
13 49 (6.43%) SQL Server 2008
14 45 (5.91%) Relational Database
15 44 (5.77%) DB2
15 44 (5.77%) MySQL
15 44 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
16 42 (5.51%) Oracle BI EE
17 41 (5.38%) DataStage
18 38 (4.99%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 27 (3.54%) Talend Open Studio
2 16 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (1.57%) JIRA
4 10 (1.31%) Git (software)
4 10 (1.31%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.66%) Subversion
6 4 (0.52%) MSI
6 4 (0.52%) NUnit
6 4 (0.52%) Selenium
6 4 (0.52%) SoapUI
6 4 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.13%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.13%) ERwin
7 1 (0.13%) git-flow
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.13%) PowerDesigner
7 1 (0.13%) Toad
General
1 331 (43.44%) Finance
2 45 (5.91%) Retail
3 33 (4.33%) Banking
4 30 (3.94%) Marketing
5 12 (1.57%) Local Government
6 11 (1.44%) Advertising
6 11 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (1.05%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.05%) Publishing
8 7 (0.92%) Legal
9 6 (0.79%) Law
10 5 (0.66%) General Ledger
11 4 (0.52%) Automotive
11 4 (0.52%) Corporate Banking
11 4 (0.52%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.39%) Military
12 3 (0.39%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.26%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.26%) Electronics
13 2 (0.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 244 (32.02%) Developer
2 198 (25.98%) Analyst
3 141 (18.50%) Consultant
4 91 (11.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 91 (11.94%) SQL Developer
5 72 (9.45%) Cognos Developer
6 56 (7.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 53 (6.96%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 44 (5.77%) DBA
9 43 (5.64%) SSIS Developer
10 41 (5.38%) Cognos Consultant
11 40 (5.25%) Support Analyst
12 38 (4.99%) Data Analyst
13 37 (4.86%) SQL Server Developer
14 35 (4.59%) SQL Analyst
15 34 (4.46%) Business Consultant
16 32 (4.20%) Accountant
16 32 (4.20%) Architect
16 32 (4.20%) Systems Accountant
17 31 (4.07%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (5.51%) XML
2 34 (4.46%) MDX
3 24 (3.15%) .NET
4 21 (2.76%) HTML
5 18 (2.36%) EDI
6 10 (1.31%) ASP.NET
6 10 (1.31%) EDIFACT
7 9 (1.18%) JSON
8 8 (1.05%) .NET Framework
9 6 (0.79%) JSP
10 5 (0.66%) CSS
10 5 (0.66%) J2EE
10 5 (0.66%) Web Services
10 5 (0.66%) XSLT
11 3 (0.39%) RESTful
11 3 (0.39%) SAML
12 2 (0.26%) COM
12 2 (0.26%) jQuery
12 2 (0.26%) Kafka
12 2 (0.26%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 128 (16.80%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (5.38%) Management Information System
3 13 (1.71%) Computer Science
3 13 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (1.44%) AS400
4 11 (1.44%) iSeries
5 9 (1.18%) User Experience
6 8 (1.05%) Clustering
6 8 (1.05%) Data Structures
6 8 (1.05%) NHS
6 8 (1.05%) Reinsurance
7 6 (0.79%) Driving Licence
8 5 (0.66%) EPoS
8 5 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (0.52%) Credit Risk
9 4 (0.52%) FMCG
9 4 (0.52%) Market Risk
10 3 (0.39%) Blog
11 2 (0.26%) Life Science
11 2 (0.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 59 (7.74%) Windows
2 45 (5.91%) Windows Server
3 35 (4.59%) Linux
4 24 (3.15%) Unix
5 21 (2.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.39%) CentOS
7 3 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.13%) Solaris
8 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 485 (63.65%) Business Intelligence
2 193 (25.33%) ETL
3 162 (21.26%) Analytics
4 103 (13.52%) Agile Software Development
5 93 (12.20%) Data Modelling
6 87 (11.42%) ERP
7 84 (11.02%) Visualisation
8 60 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
9 58 (7.61%) Data Visualisation
10 49 (6.43%) Project Management
11 47 (6.17%) Data Analysis
12 44 (5.77%) Kimball Methodology
13 38 (4.99%) Business Analysis
14 34 (4.46%) Data Management
14 34 (4.46%) Information Management
15 33 (4.33%) Scrum
16 32 (4.20%) Presales
17 29 (3.81%) Change Management
18 28 (3.67%) Front End Development
18 28 (3.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 442 (58.01%) SQL
2 91 (11.94%) T-SQL
3 41 (5.38%) VBA
4 36 (4.72%) PL/SQL
5 17 (2.23%) Java
6 16 (2.10%) Shell Script
6 16 (2.10%) VB
7 14 (1.84%) C#
7 14 (1.84%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 13 (1.71%) Python
9 12 (1.57%) PHP
10 11 (1.44%) ActionScript
10 11 (1.44%) ActionScript 2.0
10 11 (1.44%) RPG
11 10 (1.31%) JavaScript
11 10 (1.31%) R
12 9 (1.18%) RPG IV
13 4 (0.52%) C
13 4 (0.52%) XPath
14 2 (0.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 67 (8.79%) Degree
2 30 (3.94%) CIMA
3 29 (3.81%) ACCA
4 11 (1.44%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (0.79%) SC Cleared
6 6 (0.79%) Security Cleared
7 5 (0.66%) MCSA
7 5 (0.66%) MCSE
8 4 (0.52%) MCITP
9 2 (0.26%) AAT
10 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (6.04%) Data Quality
2 7 (0.92%) PMO
3 5 (0.66%) QA
4 4 (0.52%) GDPR
4 4 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.39%) SLA
6 1 (0.13%) EFQM
System Software
1 15 (1.97%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.92%) Terminal Services
2 7 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.79%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.66%) Apache Flume
5 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.13%) HDFS
7 1 (0.13%) XenApp
7 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (1.71%) Data Guard
2 5 (0.66%) Ansible
2 5 (0.66%) Tivoli
2 5 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (0.52%) SCCM
4 1 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.13%) Oozie
4 1 (0.13%) Puppet
4 1 (0.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 231 (30.31%) Oracle
2 214 (28.08%) Microsoft
3 171 (22.44%) IBM
4 161 (21.13%) Tableau
5 131 (17.19%) SAP
6 80 (10.50%) MicroStrategy
7 51 (6.69%) Informatica
8 42 (5.51%) Hyperion
9 30 (3.94%) JD Edwards
10 27 (3.54%) Talend
11 22 (2.89%) Infor
12 21 (2.76%) PeopleSoft
13 19 (2.49%) Teradata
14 18 (2.36%) Anaplan
15 17 (2.23%) CODA
16 16 (2.10%) Alteryx
17 13 (1.71%) Jaspersoft
17 13 (1.71%) Netezza
18 12 (1.57%) Sage
19 11 (1.44%) TIBCO
Newbury, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Jiyu Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 25 days holiday, 2 x life assurance
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £90,000
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £90,000
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £65000 - £70000 Per Annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum 8% Bonus, Pension, Free Parking
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £600000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Romford, Essex
Highams
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Codex
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham
Montash Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Codex
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Home Working
Posted: 16 days ago
London
GSK
Posted: 8 days ago