The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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 Manchester region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within IBM Lotus Software.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 182 181 169
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 7 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 0.35% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 6
Average salary £40,000 £43,250 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.51% -26.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £43,250 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,225 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £31,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -5.97%
Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1828 1976 1708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.69% 47.39% 45.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1475 1661 1513
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Lotus
North West

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lotus across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Lotus Salary Histogram 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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 2 £25,000 -
Lotus
North West

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (92.86%) IBM Notes
3 12 (85.71%) Windows
3 12 (85.71%) MS Excel
4 11 (78.57%) MS Office
5 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
6 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
6 8 (57.14%) Migration
6 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (57.14%) Lync
6 8 (57.14%) Office 365
7 4 (28.57%) VMware
8 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (21.43%) Project Management
8 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
8 3 (21.43%) Citrix
9 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
9 2 (14.29%) LAN
9 2 (14.29%) WAN
9 2 (14.29%) ITIL
9 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
9 2 (14.29%) UNIX
9 2 (14.29%) C
9 2 (14.29%) SQL
9 2 (14.29%) MS Project
9 2 (14.29%) Linux
9 2 (14.29%) RAD
9 2 (14.29%) PRINCE
9 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 (92.86%) IBM Notes
2 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
3 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
3 8 (57.14%) Lync
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 1 (7.14%) Apache
4 1 (7.14%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 11 (78.57%) MS Office
3 2 (14.29%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (57.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) NAS
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) SMTP
2 1 (7.14%) FTP
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 7
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Technical Consultant
1 8 (57.14%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) Platform Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Platform Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) AIX
3 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.14%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Migration
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) RAD
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 2 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) APMP
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
2 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (7.14%) WSUS
2 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
2 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) IBM
5 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.14%) McAfee
5 1 (7.14%) SAP
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) HP