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 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 - - -
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.96%
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
82 58 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 78.85% 70.73% 53.57%
Number of salaries quoted 55 42 54
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (50.00%) DDNS
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) SAP
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (50.00%) iPhone
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (50.00%) XenServer

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) DDNS
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Assistant
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support Assistant
1 2 (50.00%) IT Assistant
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) CCA
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
1 2 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Business Objects
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco