The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 67 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.15% 0.15% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £27,500 £21,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.95% -
UK excluding London average salary £33,665 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-3.81% +4.47%
Lotus
South Wales

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

Vendors Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
289 333 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 43.39% 50.76% 54.79%
Number of salaries quoted 223 283 279
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,550 £28,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Lotus
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Lotus Salary Trend in Cardiff

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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%) IBM Notes
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) MCSA
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec
3 2 (50.00%) McAfee
3 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) BT
3 2 (50.00%) MCTS
3 2 (50.00%) MCITP
3 2 (50.00%) WSUS
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) Lync
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 4 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (50.00%) Lync
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) People Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) MCSA
1 2 (50.00%) MCTS
1 2 (50.00%) MCITP
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (50.00%) WSUS
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Symantec
1 2 (50.00%) McAfee
1 2 (50.00%) BT