The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Open Text 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 Open Text over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 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 the Open Text Corporation.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Text
Rank 122 - 110
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Text 14 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.60% - 0.059%
As % of the Vendors category 1.09% - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 1
Average salary £70,000 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
Open Text
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
1281 1143 944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 54.63% 55.03% 55.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1070 1040 738
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Open Text
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Open Text Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Open Text
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Open Text Salary Trend in Birmingham

Open Text
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Open Text 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 Open Text.

1 21 (91.30%) SharePoint
2 19 (82.61%) EMC
3 18 (78.26%) Microsoft
4 17 (73.91%) Security Cleared
5 16 (69.57%) Windows
5 16 (69.57%) MS Excel
5 16 (69.57%) Migration
5 16 (69.57%) SharePoint Server
6 15 (65.22%) SC Cleared
7 14 (60.87%) EDRMS
7 14 (60.87%) CRM
7 14 (60.87%) SOA
7 14 (60.87%) Taxonomies
7 14 (60.87%) TOGAF
7 14 (60.87%) Systems Analysis
7 14 (60.87%) Knowledge Management
7 14 (60.87%) Back Office
7 14 (60.87%) Metadata Management
8 7 (30.43%) IBM
9 6 (26.09%) Content Management
9 6 (26.09%) Documentum
10 5 (21.74%) Oracle
10 5 (21.74%) Document Management
10 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (21.74%) Alfresco
11 3 (13.04%) FileNet
11 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
11 3 (13.04%) Adobe
12 2 (8.70%) Active Directory

Open Text
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Open Text 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 Open Text. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (91.30%) SharePoint
2 16 (69.57%) SharePoint Server
3 6 (26.09%) Documentum
4 5 (21.74%) Alfresco
5 3 (13.04%) FileNet
6 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
7 1 (4.35%) CMS
7 1 (4.35%) LiveLink
Applications
1 16 (69.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) EDRMS
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (60.87%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Architect
2 14 (60.87%) Solutions Architect
2 14 (60.87%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 14 (60.87%) SharePoint Architect
2 14 (60.87%) Senior Architect
2 14 (60.87%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
2 14 (60.87%) Senior SharePoint Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Management Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) IT Support
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.35%) CSS
1 1 (4.35%) SOAP
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
1 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET 2.0
1 1 (4.35%) RESTful
1 1 (4.35%) HTML5
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Taxonomies
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
2 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Migration
2 14 (60.87%) CRM
2 14 (60.87%) SOA
2 14 (60.87%) TOGAF
2 14 (60.87%) Systems Analysis
2 14 (60.87%) Knowledge Management
2 14 (60.87%) Metadata Management
3 6 (26.09%) Content Management
4 5 (21.74%) Document Management
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.70%) Scrum
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL
6 2 (8.70%) BPR
6 2 (8.70%) Process Management
6 2 (8.70%) Change Management
6 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Information Architecture
7 1 (4.35%) Analytics
7 1 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Java
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
1 2 (8.70%) VB
2 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) Security Cleared
2 15 (65.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) EMC
2 18 (78.26%) Microsoft
3 7 (30.43%) IBM
4 5 (21.74%) Oracle
5 3 (13.04%) Adobe
6 2 (8.70%) HP
6 2 (8.70%) Unisys
6 2 (8.70%) Citrix
6 2 (8.70%) i2
6 2 (8.70%) Stellent
6 2 (8.70%) VMware