The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Birmingham region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Text
Rank 111 113 97
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Permanent jobs citing Open Text 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.056% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.20% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £32,250 £34,500 £66,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.52% -47.92%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £57,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-29.82% +34.11%
Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
880 1014 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 49.05% 58.89% 50.31%
Number of salaries quoted 759 825 626
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Open Text
West Midlands

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 25 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Unisys
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) i2
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8

Open Text
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Unisys
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) i2
1 1 (100.00%) VMware