The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 35 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.44% 0.89% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.78% 1.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £30,000 £27,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £33,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +3.84%
Lotus
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
128 69 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 56.64% 61.61% 57.66%
Number of salaries quoted 107 58 63
Average salary £34,250 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,600 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Lotus
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Lotus Salary Trend in Shropshire

Lotus
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -2 1 £30,000 +11.11%
Lotus
West Midlands

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 3 (100.00%) XenServer
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) DDNS
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (66.67%) Windows NT
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) CCA
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 3 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) DDNS
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows NT
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCA
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (100.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco