The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 29 August 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 IBM Lotus Software.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 146 122 159
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +37
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 2 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.085% 0.40% 0.069%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.75% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Average salary £26,000 £24,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.00%
Lotus
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1241 1073 1480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 52.61% 53.41% 51.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1005 819 1135
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Lotus
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Lotus Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 18 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 11 (61.11%) Asset Management
4 10 (55.56%) ITIL
5 7 (38.89%) Windows
5 7 (38.89%) Service Management
6 6 (33.33%) MS Office
7 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
7 5 (27.78%) Incident Management
8 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
9 2 (11.11%) LAN
9 2 (11.11%) WAN
9 2 (11.11%) MCP
9 2 (11.11%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (11.11%) SCCM
10 1 (5.56%) SCOM
10 1 (5.56%) SCVMM
10 1 (5.56%) Time Management
10 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
10 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
10 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
10 1 (5.56%) Kaspersky
10 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
10 1 (5.56%) NAS
10 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
10 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
10 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 18 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (11.11%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) LAN
1 2 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) DHCP
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
2 1 (5.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Analyst
2 10 (55.56%) Procurement Specialist
3 9 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (44.44%) Help Desk Analyst
5 6 (33.33%) Service Analyst
6 5 (27.78%) Support Analyst
6 5 (27.78%) Support Specialist
6 5 (27.78%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 5 (27.78%) Help Desk Support
6 5 (27.78%) Help Desk Specialist
7 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (5.56%) Junior Web Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Junior
7 1 (5.56%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.56%) Replication
1 1 (5.56%) Clustering
1 1 (5.56%) Smartphone
1 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Asset Management
2 10 (55.56%) ITIL
3 7 (38.89%) Service Management
4 5 (27.78%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.56%) Time Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL V2
5 1 (5.56%) Software Distribution
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Security
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
1 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
1 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.11%) MCP
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) IBM Certification
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.56%) MCTS
2 1 (5.56%) MCITP
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) VCP4
2 1 (5.56%) VCP5
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Citrix
2 1 (5.56%) Sophos
2 1 (5.56%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) Kaspersky
2 1 (5.56%) IBM