IT Services Company cognizant has been offering some employee retaining strategies to beat with the competition in the market. Part of these strategies cognizant announced promotions and hikes for employees. Cognizant has given promotions for junior level employees and sent an email confirmation to its employees. That statement contains the message “The average salary hike for offshore associates is around 10%. Those who are exceptional performers and have niche skills that are in high demand will get more than 10%. It will enhance the positive spirit and morale boost on employees.