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 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 IBM Cognos.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cognos
UK
Rank 546 469 416
Rank change year-on-year -77 -53  
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 333 578 736
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.39% 0.56% 0.68%
As % of the Vendors category 0.90% 1.22% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 281 455 601
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 £34,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,250 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

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 37050 47496 50973
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.80% 45.93% 47.20%
Number of salaries quoted 29787 38749 41103
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 March 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 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
England -46 314 £47,500 -7.76% 54
London -32 118 £55,000 - 28
South East +22 77 £50,000 -9.09% 3
City of London +16 31 £47,500 -17.39% 11
West Midlands +30 23 £45,000 +20.00% 7
East Midlands +16 23 £41,000 -6.28%
North West -25 22 £37,500 +7.14% 9
Buckinghamshire +30 21 £45,000 -10.00%
East of England +34 20 £44,500 +7.22% 3
Manchester -25 20 £38,500 +10.00% 8
Berkshire -2 15 £54,000 -16.92%
Birmingham +28 14 £45,000 +4.65% 4
Cambridgeshire +16 14 £44,500 +7.22%
Scotland -14 14 £47,500 - 2
Leicestershire +3 12 £37,500 -2.59%
South West +22 11 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Milton Keynes +10 11 £45,000 +13.92%
Stockport +5 11 £38,500 +10.00% 3
Surrey +21 10 £27,500 -39.56%
Oxfordshire - 9 £47,500 -
Glasgow -6 8 £47,750 +0.52%
Chessington - 8 £37,500 -
Hampshire +12 7 £44,250 +47.50% 2
Bristol +6 6 £40,000 -3.61% 1
Leicester - 6 - -
West Sussex +10 5 £57,500 +7.47% 1
Derbyshire +7 5 £41,000 -11.35%
Edinburgh -22 5 £45,000 -5.26% 2
High Wycombe - 5 £30,000 -
Essex +17 4 £56,250 +25.00% 1

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 498 (68.03%) Business Intelligence
2 432 (59.02%) SQL
3 309 (42.21%) SQL Server
4 287 (39.21%) Finance
5 262 (35.79%) Data Warehouse
6 231 (31.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 211 (28.83%) Microsoft
8 207 (28.28%) Oracle
9 205 (28.01%) ETL
10 180 (24.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 177 (24.18%) Analytics
12 172 (23.50%) BusinessObjects
13 163 (22.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 151 (20.63%) Tableau
15 139 (18.99%) QlikView
16 135 (18.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 134 (18.31%) IBM
17 134 (18.31%) T-SQL
18 131 (17.90%) Agile Software Development
19 115 (15.71%) SAP
20 112 (15.30%) Power BI
21 107 (14.62%) MS Excel
22 103 (14.07%) Data Modelling
23 97 (13.25%) Visualisation
24 83 (11.34%) Cognos TM1
25 77 (10.52%) Degree
26 73 (9.97%) Project Management
27 72 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
28 71 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
29 68 (9.29%) Kimball Methodology

Cognos
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:

Application Platforms
1 42 (5.74%) SAS
2 19 (2.60%) SharePoint
3 14 (1.91%) Apache Pig
4 9 (1.23%) Alfresco
4 9 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (1.09%) Oracle Workflow
5 8 (1.09%) WebSphere
6 6 (0.82%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.41%) Jupyter
7 3 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.27%) CMS
8 2 (0.27%) IIS
8 2 (0.27%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.27%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.27%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.14%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.14%) Confluence
9 1 (0.14%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 107 (14.62%) MS Excel
2 31 (4.23%) MS Office
3 11 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.37%) SPSS
5 8 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.41%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.27%) EngageOne
7 2 (0.27%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 163 (22.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 83 (11.34%) Cognos TM1
3 28 (3.83%) Cognos Planning
4 25 (3.42%) SAP BPC
5 22 (3.01%) Oracle EBS
6 20 (2.73%) Cognos Controller
7 16 (2.19%) HFM
8 14 (1.91%) Hyperion Planning
9 10 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
9 10 (1.37%) Unit4 Business World
10 9 (1.23%) Oracle EBS R12
10 9 (1.23%) Sage X3
11 8 (1.09%) Infor SunSystems
12 7 (0.96%) ResourceLink
12 7 (0.96%) SAP MDM
13 6 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
14 5 (0.68%) FastStats
14 5 (0.68%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
14 5 (0.68%) Infor CRM
14 5 (0.68%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (2.32%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.23%) GitHub
4 5 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.55%) Adobe Analytics
5 4 (0.55%) FinancialForce.com
6 3 (0.41%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (0.27%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.14%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.68%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (0.55%) Firewall
2 4 (0.55%) Internet
3 2 (0.27%) Broadband
3 2 (0.27%) DNS
3 2 (0.27%) HTTP
3 2 (0.27%) LDAP
4 1 (0.14%) Extranet
4 1 (0.14%) Intranet
4 1 (0.14%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 309 (42.21%) SQL Server
2 262 (35.79%) Data Warehouse
3 231 (31.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 180 (24.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 172 (23.50%) BusinessObjects
6 139 (18.99%) QlikView
7 135 (18.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 112 (15.30%) Power BI
9 67 (9.15%) MySQL
10 64 (8.74%) Big Data
10 64 (8.74%) Pentaho
11 63 (8.61%) Hadoop
12 61 (8.33%) Cognos Report Studio
13 51 (6.97%) OLAP
14 48 (6.56%) SQL Server 2008
15 46 (6.28%) Cognos Framework Manager
16 44 (6.01%) Cognos Analysis Studio
17 43 (5.87%) Oracle BI EE
18 42 (5.74%) NoSQL
19 39 (5.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 45 (6.15%) Talend Open Studio
2 44 (6.01%) JIRA
3 19 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (2.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 11 (1.50%) Oracle Forms
6 10 (1.37%) Git (software)
7 7 (0.96%) git-flow
8 6 (0.82%) Visual Studio
9 5 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
10 4 (0.55%) NUnit
10 4 (0.55%) Selenium
10 4 (0.55%) SoapUI
11 3 (0.41%) FishEye
11 3 (0.41%) Liquibase
11 3 (0.41%) Toad
12 1 (0.14%) Subversion
General
1 287 (39.21%) Finance
2 49 (6.69%) Retail
3 33 (4.51%) Banking
4 20 (2.73%) Marketing
5 18 (2.46%) Law
6 11 (1.50%) Local Government
6 11 (1.50%) Publishing
7 9 (1.23%) Advertising
7 9 (1.23%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.09%) Legal
9 6 (0.82%) Corporate Banking
9 6 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.68%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.41%) Automotive
11 3 (0.41%) Back Office
11 3 (0.41%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.41%) Military
12 2 (0.27%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.27%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 215 (29.37%) Developer
2 211 (28.83%) Analyst
3 108 (14.75%) Consultant
4 101 (13.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 89 (12.16%) SQL Developer
6 60 (8.20%) Support Analyst
7 55 (7.51%) SSIS Developer
8 53 (7.24%) Cognos Developer
9 50 (6.83%) SQL BI Developer
10 42 (5.74%) Applications Support
10 42 (5.74%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 42 (5.74%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 42 (5.74%) SQL Server Developer
11 41 (5.60%) SQL Analyst
12 39 (5.33%) Cognos Consultant
13 37 (5.05%) Architect
14 36 (4.92%) Applications Support Analyst
15 34 (4.64%) Systems Analyst
16 33 (4.51%) Data Analyst
17 32 (4.37%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (6.15%) MDX
2 40 (5.46%) .NET
3 22 (3.01%) XML
4 21 (2.87%) HTML
5 16 (2.19%) Web Services
6 13 (1.78%) EDI
7 11 (1.50%) ASP.NET
8 10 (1.37%) CSS
9 6 (0.82%) .NET Framework
10 5 (0.68%) FpML
10 5 (0.68%) JMS
10 5 (0.68%) Kafka
11 4 (0.55%) SOAP
12 3 (0.41%) Grails
12 3 (0.41%) J2EE
12 3 (0.41%) JRuby
12 3 (0.41%) JSON
12 3 (0.41%) REST
12 3 (0.41%) RESTful
12 3 (0.41%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 71 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (6.56%) Management Information System
3 14 (1.91%) Computer Science
4 13 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (1.50%) FMCG
6 9 (1.23%) Clustering
7 7 (0.96%) Credit Risk
7 7 (0.96%) Market Risk
7 7 (0.96%) User Experience
8 6 (0.82%) NHS
8 6 (0.82%) PMI
9 5 (0.68%) EPoS
9 5 (0.68%) Reinsurance
10 4 (0.55%) DTCC
10 4 (0.55%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.27%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.27%) Blog
11 2 (0.27%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.27%) iSeries
11 2 (0.27%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 42 (5.74%) Windows
2 32 (4.37%) Unix
3 26 (3.55%) Windows Server
4 23 (3.14%) Linux
5 15 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.27%) AIX
7 2 (0.27%) Solaris
8 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 498 (68.03%) Business Intelligence
2 205 (28.01%) ETL
3 177 (24.18%) Analytics
4 131 (17.90%) Agile Software Development
5 103 (14.07%) Data Modelling
6 97 (13.25%) Visualisation
7 73 (9.97%) Project Management
8 72 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 68 (9.29%) Kimball Methodology
10 57 (7.79%) ERP
11 56 (7.65%) CRM
12 52 (7.10%) Migration
13 51 (6.97%) Data Visualisation
14 50 (6.83%) Dimensional Modelling
15 49 (6.69%) Data Analysis
15 49 (6.69%) Scrum
16 41 (5.60%) Time Management
17 40 (5.46%) Data Management
18 39 (5.33%) Mentoring
19 38 (5.19%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 432 (59.02%) SQL
2 134 (18.31%) T-SQL
3 36 (4.92%) VBA
4 34 (4.64%) PL/SQL
5 26 (3.55%) Python
6 22 (3.01%) JavaScript
7 20 (2.73%) Java
8 19 (2.60%) C#
9 15 (2.05%) Shell Script
10 13 (1.78%) VB
11 11 (1.50%) R
12 9 (1.23%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 9 (1.23%) PHP
13 8 (1.09%) C
14 7 (0.96%) Scala
15 5 (0.68%) C++
15 5 (0.68%) HiveQL
16 3 (0.41%) Clojure
16 3 (0.41%) Groovy
16 3 (0.41%) Jython
Qualifications
1 77 (10.52%) Degree
2 14 (1.91%) CIMA
3 12 (1.64%) ACCA
4 11 (1.50%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.50%) Security Cleared
5 6 (0.82%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.55%) ISEB
6 4 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.41%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.27%) AAT
8 2 (0.27%) MCITP
8 2 (0.27%) MCTS
9 1 (0.14%) MCSE
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.14%) SAS Certification
9 1 (0.14%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (5.74%) Data Quality
2 11 (1.50%) QA
3 9 (1.23%) PMO
4 8 (1.09%) SLA
5 5 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.55%) Basel II
6 4 (0.55%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.14%) EFQM
System Software
1 6 (0.82%) Hyper-V
2 5 (0.68%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.68%) Terminal Services
3 4 (0.55%) HDFS
4 3 (0.41%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (1.37%) Puppet
2 8 (1.09%) Data Guard
3 3 (0.41%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (0.41%) Oozie
4 2 (0.27%) Ansible
4 2 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.27%) RSA Archer
4 2 (0.27%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.14%) Ambari
5 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 211 (28.83%) Microsoft
2 207 (28.28%) Oracle
3 151 (20.63%) Tableau
4 134 (18.31%) IBM
5 115 (15.71%) SAP
6 64 (8.74%) Hyperion
7 61 (8.33%) MicroStrategy
8 58 (7.92%) Informatica
9 45 (6.15%) Talend
10 28 (3.83%) Teradata
11 19 (2.60%) Netezza
12 16 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
13 15 (2.05%) Infor
13 15 (2.05%) PeopleSoft
14 14 (1.91%) Alteryx
14 14 (1.91%) Sage
14 14 (1.91%) TIBCO
15 12 (1.64%) JD Edwards
16 10 (1.37%) Ab Initio
17 9 (1.23%) Concur
West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Codex
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Codex
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Holid
Posted: 3 hours ago
East London
Mane Contract Services Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Beneifts
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Mane Contract Services Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £500 - £70000 per day + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Holid
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Codex
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
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
West Midlands
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £85000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Holid
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
GTA
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Codex
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Source Technology
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: 6 days ago