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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 139 129 120
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 2 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.077% 0.49% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.90% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 5
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +27.11%
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
1338 1331 953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 51.80% 53.82% 47.53%
Number of salaries quoted 883 1038 769
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +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 24 October 2014.

Lotus Salary Histogram in Reading

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) IBM Notes
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
1 7 (87.50%) Salesforce.com
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec
3 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (87.50%) IBM Notes
2 1 (12.50%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (12.50%) Lync
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Desktop Support
1 6 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (75.00%) Support Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 6 (75.00%) Administrator
1 6 (75.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Desktop Support Administrator
1 6 (75.00%) Desktop Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Messaging Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Service Management
1 1 (12.50%) ITSM
1 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
1 1 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (75.00%) SAP
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) LANDesk
3 1 (12.50%) IronPort
3 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec