The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 176 184 179
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 4 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% 0.050% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.12% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Average salary £28,000 £60,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.33% +38.72%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £28,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -22.97%
Lotus
North West

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1572 1719 1791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.97% 42.89% 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1250 1388 1514
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Lotus
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Lotus Salary Trend in Manchester

Lotus
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 1 £25,000 -
Lotus
North West

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 13 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 9 (69.23%) MS Exchange
2 9 (69.23%) IBM
2 9 (69.23%) Dell
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco
3 8 (61.54%) SharePoint
3 8 (61.54%) IronPort
4 7 (53.85%) Lync
4 7 (53.85%) AirWatch
4 7 (53.85%) Advertising
5 6 (46.15%) Windows
6 5 (38.46%) VMware
7 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
8 3 (23.08%) DNS
8 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
9 2 (15.38%) Migration
9 2 (15.38%) Sun
9 2 (15.38%) Citrix
9 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (15.38%) Linux
9 2 (15.38%) MCSE
9 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
9 2 (15.38%) VBScript
9 2 (15.38%) MS Office
9 2 (15.38%) ITIL
9 2 (15.38%) UNIX
9 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
9 2 (15.38%) iSeries

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 13 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 9 (69.23%) MS Exchange
3 8 (61.54%) SharePoint
4 7 (53.85%) Lync
5 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) VLAN
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) WLAN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
General
1 7 (53.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Messaging Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Messaging Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Technician
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) iSeries
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL
1 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
2 1 (7.69%) IT Asset Management
2 1 (7.69%) Patch Management
2 1 (7.69%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) VBScript
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) AirWatch
2 1 (7.69%) WSUS
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) IBM
1 9 (69.23%) Dell
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) IronPort
3 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Sun
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) McAfee
6 1 (7.69%) SAP
6 1 (7.69%) HP
6 1 (7.69%) Veeam