The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Open Text products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Text 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 North West region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Open Text Corporation.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Text
Rank 256 251 246
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Open Text 1 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.014% 0.067% 0.014%
As % of the Vendors category 0.031% 0.14% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £32,500 £58,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.68% +56.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £57,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-29.82% +34.11%
Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3247 3568 3287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.75% 47.52% 45.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2576 2927 2878
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Open Text
England

Open Text
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Open Text Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Open Text
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Text across the North West region.

Open Text Salary Trend in the North West

Open Text
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Text within the North West 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire +2 1 £32,500 -35.00%
Open Text
England

Open Text
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Open Text 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 Open Text.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (60.00%) CMS
2 3 (60.00%) LiveLink
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (60.00%) Content Management
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) IIS
2 3 (60.00%) PeopleSoft
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) MS Access
2 3 (60.00%) Cognos
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Sage
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (60.00%) Primavera
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation

Open Text
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Open Text 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 Open Text. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) IIS
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) CMS
1 3 (60.00%) LiveLink
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (20.00%) SAP FSCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) MS Access
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DBA
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 3 (60.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) WinForms
1 1 (20.00%) WCF
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cognos
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Sage
1 3 (60.00%) Primavera
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (20.00%) SAP