The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Berkshire region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 199 187 196
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 27 36 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.46% 0.68% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 0.93% 1.15% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 31
Average salary £50,000 £37,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.45% +0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £24,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £31,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -6.66%
Vendors Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2912 3126 3068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.50% 58.73% 49.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2101 2337 2574
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Lotus
South East

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Lotus
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Lotus Salary Trend in Berkshire

Lotus
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lotus across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Lotus Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Lotus
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading +2 18 £47,500 +23.37%
Bracknell +17 9 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Lotus
South East

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 62 (87.32%) Windows
2 50 (70.42%) IBM Notes
3 30 (42.25%) Lotus Domino
4 28 (39.44%) SQL
4 28 (39.44%) Microsoft
5 27 (38.03%) MS Exchange
6 22 (30.99%) Active Directory
7 21 (29.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (25.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (25.35%) XML
8 18 (25.35%) Degree
9 17 (23.94%) Java
9 17 (23.94%) Citrix
10 16 (22.54%) Oracle
10 16 (22.54%) MS Excel
11 15 (21.13%) IBM
11 15 (21.13%) Firewall
12 14 (19.72%) DB2
13 13 (18.31%) ITIL
13 13 (18.31%) LDAP
13 13 (18.31%) ARCserve
13 13 (18.31%) VMware
14 12 (16.90%) Finance
14 12 (16.90%) Project Management
14 12 (16.90%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (16.90%) NetApp
14 12 (16.90%) DHCP
14 12 (16.90%) MCSE
14 12 (16.90%) Linux
15 11 (15.49%) SQL Server

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 50 (70.42%) IBM Notes
2 30 (42.25%) Lotus Domino
3 27 (38.03%) MS Exchange
4 10 (14.08%) SharePoint
5 9 (12.68%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (12.68%) FileNet
5 9 (12.68%) WebSphere
5 9 (12.68%) WebSphere Process Server
5 9 (12.68%) WebSphere Portal
5 9 (12.68%) Quickr
5 9 (12.68%) IBM Connections
6 7 (9.86%) IIS
6 7 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (9.86%) Lync
6 7 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (8.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (7.04%) Apache
9 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (1.41%) GroupWise
Applications
1 16 (22.54%) MS Excel
2 11 (15.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.23%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (4.23%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.41%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.13%) Firewall
2 13 (18.31%) LDAP
3 12 (16.90%) DHCP
4 5 (7.04%) SAN
5 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.63%) DNS
5 4 (5.63%) SMTP
6 2 (2.82%) WAN
6 2 (2.82%) LAN
7 1 (1.41%) VoIP
7 1 (1.41%) POP3
7 1 (1.41%) Kerberos
7 1 (1.41%) S/MIME
7 1 (1.41%) DMZ
7 1 (1.41%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.41%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.72%) DB2
2 11 (15.49%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.04%) MySQL
4 4 (5.63%) MaxDB
4 4 (5.63%) Informix
5 3 (4.23%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (12.68%) Eclipse
2 7 (9.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (16.90%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) German Language
3 4 (5.63%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.23%) Back Office
5 2 (2.82%) French Language
6 1 (1.41%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 19 (26.76%) Technical Support
2 14 (19.72%) Support Analyst
2 14 (19.72%) Analyst
3 12 (16.90%) Support Engineer
4 11 (15.49%) Support Specialist
5 9 (12.68%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 9 (12.68%) WebSphere Specialist
5 9 (12.68%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
6 8 (11.27%) Messaging Specialist
6 8 (11.27%) Technical Engineer
6 8 (11.27%) Technical Support Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Desktop Support
8 5 (7.04%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (7.04%) Messaging Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Exchange Specialist
9 4 (5.63%) Desktop Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) UNIX Support
9 4 (5.63%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.35%) XML
2 10 (14.08%) Ajax
2 10 (14.08%) J2EE
3 9 (12.68%) WebSphere MQ
3 9 (12.68%) Spring
3 9 (12.68%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 4 (5.63%) JSON
4 4 (5.63%) XPages
4 4 (5.63%) XSLT
4 4 (5.63%) HTML
5 3 (4.23%) MSMQ
5 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.23%) .NET
6 1 (1.41%) XHTML
6 1 (1.41%) CGI
6 1 (1.41%) MAPI
6 1 (1.41%) Flash
6 1 (1.41%) Servlets
6 1 (1.41%) Web Services
6 1 (1.41%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) Blackberry
2 8 (11.27%) Computer Science
3 7 (9.86%) Replication
4 5 (7.04%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.63%) Celerra
6 3 (4.23%) N-Tier
6 3 (4.23%) Clustering
7 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.41%) PMI
8 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 62 (87.32%) Windows
2 21 (29.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (25.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (16.90%) Linux
5 11 (15.49%) Windows 7
6 10 (14.08%) UNIX
7 5 (7.04%) AIX
7 5 (7.04%) HPUX
7 5 (7.04%) Solaris
8 4 (5.63%) SUSE
8 4 (5.63%) Windows XP
9 3 (4.23%) Windows 2000
9 3 (4.23%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.31%) ITIL
2 12 (16.90%) Project Management
3 9 (12.68%) SOA
3 9 (12.68%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (11.27%) Project Planning
4 8 (11.27%) Migration
5 7 (9.86%) Time Management
6 5 (7.04%) E-Discovery
7 4 (5.63%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (5.63%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.23%) ITSM
8 3 (4.23%) Service Management
8 3 (4.23%) Product Management
8 3 (4.23%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.82%) Data Management
9 2 (2.82%) Software Deployment
10 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2
10 1 (1.41%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (39.44%) SQL
2 17 (23.94%) Java
3 9 (12.68%) Python
3 9 (12.68%) Jython
4 7 (9.86%) PowerShell
5 5 (7.04%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.04%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.63%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.23%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.23%) C#
7 3 (4.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (25.35%) Degree
2 12 (16.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (16.90%) MCSE
3 6 (8.45%) MCITP
4 4 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.63%) CCNA
5 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (30.99%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.27%) Hyper-V
3 7 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.63%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (4.23%) Novell eDirectory
6 2 (2.82%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.41%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 13 (18.31%) ARCserve
2 11 (15.49%) Legato
3 6 (8.45%) SCOM
3 6 (8.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (4.23%) ZENworks
4 3 (4.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (4.23%) MOM
4 3 (4.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (2.82%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.41%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 28 (39.44%) Microsoft
2 17 (23.94%) Citrix
3 16 (22.54%) Oracle
4 15 (21.13%) IBM
5 13 (18.31%) VMware
6 12 (16.90%) NetApp
7 11 (15.49%) Veritas
8 10 (14.08%) Apple
9 9 (12.68%) Cognos
10 8 (11.27%) Cisco
11 7 (9.86%) Symantec
12 6 (8.45%) IronPort
12 6 (8.45%) EMC
13 5 (7.04%) HP
13 5 (7.04%) Dell
13 5 (7.04%) Sybase
13 5 (7.04%) Red Hat
14 4 (5.63%) SAP
15 2 (2.82%) Sophos
15 2 (2.82%) Avaya