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 27 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 503 490 408
Rank change year-on-year -13 -82  
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 441 508 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.49% 0.52% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 1.11% 1.17% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 354 409 643
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 39785 43605 51209
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.63% 44.28% 46.80%
Number of salaries quoted 31525 35517 41281
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 27 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 27 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 0 401 £48,000 -4.00% 47
London 0 163 £52,500 -12.50% 17
South East -7 76 £48,000 +6.66% 4
West Midlands +14 44 £45,000 +9.75% 12
City of London +40 35 £52,500 -16.00% 11
Scotland -2 34 £46,250 -2.63% 2
East Midlands +28 32 £50,000 +5.26%
North West -32 28 £35,000 +6.87% 5
Birmingham +20 26 £45,000 +5.88% 3
West Sussex +32 24 £62,500 - 1
Edinburgh +7 23 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Berkshire -11 20 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Slough -16 16 £50,000 +17.64%
East of England -31 16 £40,000 -9.09% 2
Manchester -37 15 £35,000 +7.69% 4
South West +5 13 £40,000 +1.26% 1
Yorkshire +1 11 £37,000 +23.33% 4
Glasgow -12 11 £41,750 -12.10% 1
West Yorkshire +18 10 £42,250 +74.22% 4
Leeds +14 10 £42,250 +74.22% 2
Hampshire -6 10 £47,500 +25.00%
Bristol - 10 £45,000 -
Kent +17 9 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Warwickshire +13 9 £32,500 +62.50% 1
Worthing - 9 - -
Northamptonshire - 9 £50,000 -
Stockport -13 7 £35,000 +16.66%
Derbyshire +9 6 £41,000 -13.68%
Buckinghamshire +4 6 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Milton Keynes -7 6 £35,000 -26.31% 1

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 491 (63.44%) Business Intelligence
2 454 (58.66%) SQL
3 347 (44.83%) Finance
4 276 (35.66%) SQL Server
5 242 (31.27%) Data Warehouse
6 234 (30.23%) Oracle
7 215 (27.78%) Microsoft
8 197 (25.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 188 (24.29%) ETL
10 180 (23.26%) IBM
11 179 (23.13%) BusinessObjects
12 168 (21.71%) Analytics
13 167 (21.58%) QlikView
14 166 (21.45%) Tableau
15 156 (20.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 139 (17.96%) SAP
17 136 (17.57%) Analytical Skills
18 122 (15.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence
19 116 (14.99%) Microsoft Excel
20 112 (14.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 109 (14.08%) Cognos TM1
22 106 (13.70%) Power BI
23 97 (12.53%) Agile Software Development
24 94 (12.14%) Data Modelling
25 91 (11.76%) T-SQL
26 87 (11.24%) ERP
27 82 (10.59%) Visualisation
28 81 (10.47%) MicroStrategy
29 72 (9.30%) Degree
30 62 (8.01%) Stakeholder Management

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 50 (6.46%) SAS
2 18 (2.33%) SharePoint
3 15 (1.94%) Documentum
4 11 (1.42%) Apache Spark
4 11 (1.42%) WebSphere
5 9 (1.16%) Alfresco
5 9 (1.16%) Oracle Workflow
6 8 (1.03%) IIS
7 7 (0.90%) Apache Pig
8 6 (0.78%) CMS
9 5 (0.65%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.26%) NetWeaver
12 1 (0.13%) Confluence
12 1 (0.13%) JBoss
12 1 (0.13%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.13%) Oracle Coherence
12 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 116 (14.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 28 (3.62%) Microsoft Office
3 24 (3.10%) SPSS
4 23 (2.97%) Spreadsheet
5 12 (1.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (0.65%) EngageOne
7 4 (0.52%) 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
1 122 (15.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 109 (14.08%) Cognos TM1
3 39 (5.04%) Cognos Controller
4 28 (3.62%) Unit4 Business World
5 26 (3.36%) SAP BPC
6 25 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
7 18 (2.33%) HFM
8 17 (2.20%) Hyperion Planning
9 13 (1.68%) Infor SunSystems
10 12 (1.55%) iTrent
11 11 (1.42%) Cognos Planning
12 9 (1.16%) Oracle EBS R12
13 8 (1.03%) Sage X3
14 6 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
15 5 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
15 5 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
15 5 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
16 4 (0.52%) Oracle Assets
16 4 (0.52%) Oracle Cash Management
16 4 (0.52%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 28 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.29%) Azure Data Factory
3 10 (1.29%) Azure Machine Learning
4 4 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
4 4 (0.52%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.26%) SaaS
6 1 (0.13%) GitHub
6 1 (0.13%) IaaS
6 1 (0.13%) Office 365
6 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.90%) Internet
2 6 (0.78%) Intranet
3 5 (0.65%) 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
1 276 (35.66%) SQL Server
2 242 (31.27%) Data Warehouse
3 197 (25.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 179 (23.13%) BusinessObjects
5 167 (21.58%) QlikView
6 156 (20.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 112 (14.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 106 (13.70%) Power BI
9 58 (7.49%) Big Data
10 57 (7.36%) Pentaho
11 53 (6.85%) Hadoop
11 53 (6.85%) OLAP
12 51 (6.59%) SQL Server 2008
13 47 (6.07%) Relational Database
14 46 (5.94%) SQL Server 2012
15 45 (5.81%) DB2
16 42 (5.43%) DataStage
17 41 (5.30%) Cognos Framework Manager
18 40 (5.17%) Oracle BI EE
19 39 (5.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (3.23%) Talend Open Studio
2 15 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (1.29%) Git (software)
3 10 (1.29%) JIRA
3 10 (1.29%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.65%) Subversion
5 4 (0.52%) MSI
5 4 (0.52%) NUnit
5 4 (0.52%) Selenium
5 4 (0.52%) SoapUI
5 4 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.13%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.13%) ERwin
6 1 (0.13%) git-flow
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.13%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (0.13%) Toad
General
1 347 (44.83%) Finance
2 45 (5.81%) Retail
3 35 (4.52%) Banking
3 35 (4.52%) Marketing
4 12 (1.55%) Advertising
4 12 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
5 11 (1.42%) Local Government
5 11 (1.42%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.03%) Legal
6 8 (1.03%) Publishing
7 6 (0.78%) Law
8 5 (0.65%) General Ledger
8 5 (0.65%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.52%) Automotive
9 4 (0.52%) Corporate Banking
9 4 (0.52%) Electronics
9 4 (0.52%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.39%) Military
11 2 (0.26%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 250 (32.30%) Developer
2 204 (26.36%) Analyst
3 146 (18.86%) Consultant
4 93 (12.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 91 (11.76%) SQL Developer
6 73 (9.43%) Cognos Developer
7 57 (7.36%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 53 (6.85%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 44 (5.68%) SSIS Developer
10 43 (5.56%) DBA
11 41 (5.30%) Cognos Consultant
12 40 (5.17%) Data Analyst
12 40 (5.17%) Support Analyst
13 35 (4.52%) SQL Server Developer
14 34 (4.39%) Accountant
14 34 (4.39%) SQL Analyst
14 34 (4.39%) Systems Accountant
15 33 (4.26%) Business Consultant
16 32 (4.13%) Architect
17 30 (3.88%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (5.81%) XML
2 33 (4.26%) MDX
3 22 (2.84%) .NET
4 21 (2.71%) HTML
5 18 (2.33%) EDI
6 10 (1.29%) EDIFACT
6 10 (1.29%) JSON
7 9 (1.16%) ASP.NET
8 7 (0.90%) .NET Framework
9 6 (0.78%) JSP
10 5 (0.65%) CSS
10 5 (0.65%) J2EE
10 5 (0.65%) XSLT
11 4 (0.52%) Web Services
12 3 (0.39%) RESTful
12 3 (0.39%) SAML
13 2 (0.26%) COM
13 2 (0.26%) jQuery
13 2 (0.26%) Kafka
13 2 (0.26%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 136 (17.57%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (5.04%) Management Information System
3 14 (1.81%) Computer Science
4 12 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (1.42%) AS400
5 11 (1.42%) iSeries
6 10 (1.29%) Data Structures
7 9 (1.16%) User Experience
8 8 (1.03%) Clustering
8 8 (1.03%) NHS
8 8 (1.03%) Reinsurance
9 6 (0.78%) Driving Licence
10 5 (0.65%) EPoS
10 5 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (0.52%) Credit Risk
11 4 (0.52%) Market Risk
12 3 (0.39%) Blog
12 3 (0.39%) FMCG
13 2 (0.26%) Life Science
13 2 (0.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 58 (7.49%) Windows
2 44 (5.68%) Windows Server
3 34 (4.39%) Linux
4 27 (3.49%) Unix
5 20 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (1.55%) 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
1 491 (63.44%) Business Intelligence
2 188 (24.29%) ETL
3 168 (21.71%) Analytics
4 97 (12.53%) Agile Software Development
5 94 (12.14%) Data Modelling
6 87 (11.24%) ERP
7 82 (10.59%) Visualisation
8 62 (8.01%) Stakeholder Management
9 56 (7.24%) Data Visualisation
10 48 (6.20%) Data Analysis
10 48 (6.20%) Project Management
11 44 (5.68%) Kimball Methodology
12 37 (4.78%) Business Analysis
13 36 (4.65%) Data Management
13 36 (4.65%) Information Management
14 32 (4.13%) Scrum
15 31 (4.01%) Presales
16 28 (3.62%) Front End Development
16 28 (3.62%) Mentoring
17 27 (3.49%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 454 (58.66%) SQL
2 91 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 42 (5.43%) VBA
4 36 (4.65%) PL/SQL
5 17 (2.20%) Java
5 17 (2.20%) Shell Script
5 17 (2.20%) VB
6 14 (1.81%) C#
6 14 (1.81%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 14 (1.81%) Python
7 12 (1.55%) PHP
8 11 (1.42%) ActionScript
8 11 (1.42%) ActionScript 2.0
8 11 (1.42%) RPG
9 10 (1.29%) JavaScript
9 10 (1.29%) R
10 9 (1.16%) RPG IV
11 4 (0.52%) C
11 4 (0.52%) XPath
12 2 (0.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 72 (9.30%) Degree
2 33 (4.26%) CIMA
3 32 (4.13%) ACCA
4 12 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.90%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.90%) Security Cleared
7 5 (0.65%) MCSA
7 5 (0.65%) MCSE
8 4 (0.52%) MCITP
9 2 (0.26%) AAT
10 1 (0.13%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (5.81%) Data Quality
2 7 (0.90%) PMO
3 5 (0.65%) 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 (1.94%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.90%) Terminal Services
2 7 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.65%) Apache Flume
3 5 (0.65%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.13%) HDFS
6 1 (0.13%) XenApp
6 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (1.55%) Data Guard
2 5 (0.65%) Ansible
2 5 (0.65%) Tivoli
2 5 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (0.52%) SCCM
4 1 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.13%) Oozie
4 1 (0.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 234 (30.23%) Oracle
2 215 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 180 (23.26%) IBM
4 166 (21.45%) Tableau
5 139 (17.96%) SAP
6 81 (10.47%) MicroStrategy
7 51 (6.59%) Informatica
8 42 (5.43%) Hyperion
9 32 (4.13%) JD Edwards
10 25 (3.23%) Talend
11 22 (2.84%) Infor
12 21 (2.71%) Teradata
13 19 (2.45%) PeopleSoft
14 18 (2.33%) Anaplan
14 18 (2.33%) CODA
15 16 (2.07%) Alteryx
16 13 (1.68%) Netezza
16 13 (1.68%) Sage
17 12 (1.55%) Jaspersoft
18 11 (1.42%) Jedox
Wakefield
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 25 days holiday, 2 x life assurance
Posted: 9 hours ago
South East London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £65000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Midlands
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-£72,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-£72,000
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-£72,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
i3 Resourcing
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £90,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £90,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum x2 OTE + Pension + Health + Travel +
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Tectre Limited
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £65000 - £70000 Per Annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Lichfield
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 to £73,000 + Plus package (30 days paid Holidays)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago