The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 137 138 133
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 5 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.22% 0.13% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 0.24% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -28.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £29,200 £38,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £30,000 £46,450
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £30,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -16.66%
Lotus
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1189 1257 1200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 52.87% 52.62% 53.43%
Number of salaries quoted 837 877 957
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Lotus
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Lotus Salary Trend in Reading

Lotus
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lotus across the Reading region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Lotus Salary Histogram in Reading

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (92.86%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) IBM Notes
3 8 (57.14%) EMC
3 8 (57.14%) Firewall
4 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (42.86%) Legato
5 6 (42.86%) NetApp
5 6 (42.86%) Veritas
5 6 (42.86%) Red Hat
5 6 (42.86%) ARCserve
5 6 (42.86%) SUSE
5 6 (42.86%) Replication
5 6 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (42.86%) Informix
5 6 (42.86%) UNIX
5 6 (42.86%) AIX
5 6 (42.86%) HPUX
5 6 (42.86%) Solaris
5 6 (42.86%) Linux
5 6 (42.86%) Sybase
5 6 (42.86%) DB2
5 6 (42.86%) MySQL
5 6 (42.86%) Oracle
5 6 (42.86%) SAP
5 6 (42.86%) Degree
5 6 (42.86%) Celerra
5 6 (42.86%) Time Management
5 6 (42.86%) MaxDB
5 6 (42.86%) SnapMirror
5 6 (42.86%) SnapVault

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 12 (85.71%) IBM Notes
2 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) Lync
3 3 (21.43%) Lotus Domino
3 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (7.14%) IIS
5 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (7.14%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) DNS
3 3 (21.43%) Internet
3 3 (21.43%) VPN
4 2 (14.29%) VLAN
4 2 (14.29%) SMTP
4 2 (14.29%) DHCP
4 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.14%) PBX
5 1 (7.14%) PSTN
5 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
5 1 (7.14%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) DB2
1 6 (42.86%) Informix
1 6 (42.86%) MySQL
1 6 (42.86%) MaxDB
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 4 (28.57%) UNIX Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Customer Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) UNIX Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Messaging Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Messaging Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Replication
1 6 (42.86%) Celerra
2 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.14%) AS400
3 1 (7.14%) PKI
3 1 (7.14%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) AIX
2 6 (42.86%) HPUX
2 6 (42.86%) Solaris
2 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) SUSE
2 6 (42.86%) UNIX
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) Android
5 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Time Management
2 2 (14.29%) Email Management
2 2 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Legato
1 6 (42.86%) ARCserve
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (42.86%) SnapMirror
1 6 (42.86%) SnapVault
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (7.14%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) EMC
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) Sybase
2 6 (42.86%) SAP
2 6 (42.86%) NetApp
2 6 (42.86%) Veritas
2 6 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) HP
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) Symantec
4 3 (21.43%) VMware
5 2 (14.29%) Dell
5 2 (14.29%) Apple
5 2 (14.29%) IBM
6 1 (7.14%) Nortel
6 1 (7.14%) Citrix
6 1 (7.14%) Avaya
6 1 (7.14%) Bloomberg
6 1 (7.14%) IronPort