The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within IBM Lotus Software.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 87 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 1 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.093% 0.86% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 1.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 0
Average salary £20,500 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £33,750 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +8.87%
Lotus
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
528 538 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 49.12% 51.58% 52.31%
Number of salaries quoted 426 491 534
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -10.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lotus across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Lotus
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lotus across the Bedfordshire region.

Lotus Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Lotus also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Lotus.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) Lotus Domino
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) SecurID
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (50.00%) Clearswift
3 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) McAfee
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) VMS
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) McAfee ePO

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Lotus also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Lotus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) ATM
3 1 (25.00%) ISDN
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) SMTP
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Network Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Network Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Network Support
3 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) SecurID
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Phone 8
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Phone
3 2 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) VMS
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Data Entry
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ECDL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (25.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) McAfee
2 2 (50.00%) Clearswift
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Brocade
3 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (25.00%) Aruba
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) BT
3 1 (25.00%) 3Com
3 1 (25.00%) Websense