The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lotus
Rank 120 123 110
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 8 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.39% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.88% 0.23% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 2
Average salary £21,000 £19,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -67.65%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £30,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+4.91% -10.29%
Lotus
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
907 858 867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 43.86% 47.43% 57.84%
Number of salaries quoted 765 782 731
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Lotus
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Lotus Salary Trend in Birmingham

Lotus
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lotus across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Lotus Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Lotus
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 12 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
3 6 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Citrix
4 4 (33.33%) MS Office
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
5 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
5 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 2 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 12 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (33.33%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (33.33%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 4 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
2 4 (33.33%) IT Support
2 4 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
2 4 (33.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Messaging Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Messaging Support
3 2 (16.67%) Messaging Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Messaging Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Incident Management
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) VMware