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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 180 174 189
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 22 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.52% 0.11% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 1.19% 0.24% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 6
Average salary £24,500 £55,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.45% +189.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £47,300 £16,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £19,750
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £34,250 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-3.64% +7.03%
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
1849 1641 1961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.59% 43.69% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1567 1411 1748
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.24% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 December 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 18 December 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
(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
Stockport - 2 £53,750 -
Lotus
North West

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 25 (89.29%) IBM Notes
2 23 (82.14%) Windows
3 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
4 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
5 11 (39.29%) Lotus Domino
6 10 (35.71%) VMware
6 10 (35.71%) MS Office
7 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 7 (25.00%) SQL
7 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 6 (21.43%) Citrix
8 6 (21.43%) SAP
8 6 (21.43%) Oracle
8 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (21.43%) Office 365
9 5 (17.86%) Kaspersky
9 5 (17.86%) XenApp
9 5 (17.86%) Supplier Management
9 5 (17.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 5 (17.86%) Business Continuity
9 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (17.86%) Symantec
9 5 (17.86%) McAfee
9 5 (17.86%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (17.86%) Benchmarking
9 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
9 5 (17.86%) UNIX
9 5 (17.86%) MetaFrame
9 5 (17.86%) EMC
9 5 (17.86%) Ingres

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 25 (89.29%) IBM Notes
2 11 (39.29%) Lotus Domino
3 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (14.29%) GroupWise
5 3 (10.71%) Zimbra
5 3 (10.71%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) MS Office
2 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) SAP ERP
2 1 (3.57%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Office 365
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.57%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) WAN
2 2 (7.14%) VPN
2 2 (7.14%) DNS
2 2 (7.14%) SAN
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (3.57%) SMTP
3 1 (3.57%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Ingres
2 4 (14.29%) SAP BW
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.57%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Analyst
2 9 (32.14%) 1st Line Support
3 8 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 8 (28.57%) IT Support
4 6 (21.43%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (21.43%) Service Analyst
5 5 (17.86%) Systems Manager
5 5 (17.86%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Technical Support
8 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Business Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) SAP Business Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) SAP Business One Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
1 2 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) PKI
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) UNIX
3 4 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Benchmarking
1 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (17.86%) Supplier Management
1 5 (17.86%) Business Continuity
2 4 (14.29%) ERP
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.14%) Capacity Management
4 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.57%) DevOps
5 1 (3.57%) IT Asset Management
5 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.57%) OpenUP
5 1 (3.57%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.14%) C#
2 2 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) MCITP
2 1 (3.57%) MCSE
System Software
1 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (17.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 5 (17.86%) MetaFrame
4 5 (17.86%) XenApp
5 2 (7.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (7.14%) SCCM
3 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (35.71%) VMware
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle
3 6 (21.43%) SAP
3 6 (21.43%) Citrix
4 5 (17.86%) Symantec
4 5 (17.86%) McAfee
4 5 (17.86%) EMC
4 5 (17.86%) Kaspersky
5 3 (10.71%) Novell
5 3 (10.71%) IBM
6 2 (7.14%) Google
7 1 (3.57%) Scalix
7 1 (3.57%) HP
7 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com