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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 135 131 126
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 12 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.53% 0.26% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 1.04% 0.50% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 8
Average salary £47,500 £51,250 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.31% +35.76%
UK excluding London average salary £33,665 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-3.81% +4.47%
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
1155 1193 1246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 50.79% 51.56% 57.63%
Number of salaries quoted 843 820 1011
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

Lotus Salary Histogram in Reading

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) IBM Notes
3 7 (53.85%) EMC
3 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 7 (53.85%) Firewall
4 5 (38.46%) ARCserve
4 5 (38.46%) SUSE
4 5 (38.46%) Replication
4 5 (38.46%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (38.46%) Legato
4 5 (38.46%) NetApp
4 5 (38.46%) Veritas
4 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
4 5 (38.46%) Informix
4 5 (38.46%) DNS
4 5 (38.46%) UNIX
4 5 (38.46%) AIX
4 5 (38.46%) HPUX
4 5 (38.46%) Solaris
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) Sybase
4 5 (38.46%) DB2
4 5 (38.46%) MySQL
4 5 (38.46%) Oracle
4 5 (38.46%) SAP
4 5 (38.46%) Degree
4 5 (38.46%) Celerra
4 5 (38.46%) Time Management
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (38.46%) MaxDB

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (84.62%) IBM Notes
2 4 (30.77%) Lync
2 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
3 3 (23.08%) Lotus Domino
3 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
5 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (7.69%) IIS
5 1 (7.69%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) DNS
3 3 (23.08%) VPN
3 3 (23.08%) Internet
4 2 (15.38%) VLAN
4 2 (15.38%) SMTP
4 2 (15.38%) DHCP
4 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) RTP
5 1 (7.69%) PBX
5 1 (7.69%) PSTN
5 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Informix
1 5 (38.46%) DB2
1 5 (38.46%) MySQL
1 5 (38.46%) MaxDB
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 4 (30.77%) UNIX Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Messaging Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Customer Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Messaging Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Replication
1 5 (38.46%) Celerra
2 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.69%) AS400
3 1 (7.69%) PKI
3 1 (7.69%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) SUSE
2 5 (38.46%) UNIX
2 5 (38.46%) AIX
2 5 (38.46%) HPUX
2 5 (38.46%) Solaris
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Android
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Time Management
2 2 (15.38%) Data Management
2 2 (15.38%) Email Management
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Line Management
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) ARCserve
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (38.46%) Legato
2 1 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (7.69%) AirWatch
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) EMC
2 5 (38.46%) NetApp
2 5 (38.46%) Veritas
2 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
2 5 (38.46%) Sybase
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) SAP
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) HP
4 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 3 (23.08%) Symantec
5 2 (15.38%) IBM
5 2 (15.38%) Dell
5 2 (15.38%) Apple
6 1 (7.69%) Bloomberg
6 1 (7.69%) Nortel
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) Avaya
6 1 (7.69%) IronPort