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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 134 128 127
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 5 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.20% 0.26% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 0.50% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Average salary £32,500 £43,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% +38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.96%
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
1308 1198 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 52.45% 52.50% 47.38%
Number of salaries quoted 923 901 803
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 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 September 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 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) VMware
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 7 (77.78%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 6 (66.67%) SAP
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
6 1 (11.11%) Service Management
6 1 (11.11%) ITSM
6 1 (11.11%) BT
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (11.11%) NetApp
6 1 (11.11%) JD Edwards
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (11.11%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (11.11%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) CSS
6 1 (11.11%) .NET
6 1 (11.11%) MySQL
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 1 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (11.11%) C++
6 1 (11.11%) HTML
6 1 (11.11%) Java

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 9 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (11.11%) Lotus Domino
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Support Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (66.67%) Administrator
2 6 (66.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (66.67%) Desktop Support
2 6 (66.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Desktop Support Administrator
2 6 (66.67%) Desktop Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Support
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) Ajax
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL
1 1 (11.11%) Service Management
1 1 (11.11%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
1 7 (77.78%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (66.67%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) JD Edwards
3 1 (11.11%) LANDesk
3 1 (11.11%) Rackspace
3 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
3 1 (11.11%) BT