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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 140 101 118
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +17
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 1 37 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.042% 1.66% 1.04%
As % of the Vendors category 0.085% 2.96% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1 30 12
Average salary £60,000 £37,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.07% -25.50%
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £33,750 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-9.62% +8.87%
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
1174 1248 1102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 49.87% 55.96% 54.83%
Number of salaries quoted 811 912 869
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 7 (100.00%) Lotus Domino
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Lync
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (71.43%) Symantec
3 5 (71.43%) Blackberry
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) Migration
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco
4 4 (57.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (57.14%) IronPort
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (42.86%) SCOM
5 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
5 3 (42.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (28.57%) IBM
6 2 (28.57%) HP
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
6 2 (28.57%) Data Management

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 7 (100.00%) Lotus Domino
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) Lync
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (57.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Messaging Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Messaging Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Messaging Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCOM
1 3 (42.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Symantec
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) IronPort
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) HP