The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 228 221 198
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -23
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 10 14 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.17% 0.23% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.55% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 21
Average salary £27,500 £34,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.28% +2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,665 £32,750 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+2.79% -2.96%
Lotus
England

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

Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2594 2534 2245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.76% 42.04% 42.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2087 2084 1909
Average salary £38,500 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Lotus
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Lotus Salary Trend in the South West

Lotus
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lotus across the South West region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

Lotus Salary Histogram in the South West

Lotus
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 June 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
Somerset - 5 £27,500 -
Wiltshire -7 4 £23,500 -6.00%
Bristol - 1 £27,500 - 1
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) IBM Notes
3 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (62.50%) SQL
5 10 (62.50%) MS Office
6 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
7 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (43.75%) VMware
8 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
9 6 (37.50%) ITIL
9 6 (37.50%) Sage
9 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
10 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
10 5 (31.25%) IBM
11 4 (25.00%) ERP
11 4 (25.00%) HND
11 4 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
11 4 (25.00%) Apache
11 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
11 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
11 4 (25.00%) Firewall
11 4 (25.00%) VLAN
11 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
11 4 (25.00%) Proofpoint
11 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 15 (93.75%) IBM Notes
2 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
3 4 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
3 4 (25.00%) Apache
3 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (62.50%) MS Office
2 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Sage 1000
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (25.00%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) IT Support
1 4 (25.00%) Service Desk Technician
2 3 (18.75%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.25%) IT Technician
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Support Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) ERP
2 4 (25.00%) Time Management
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) HND
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 6 (37.50%) Sage
4 5 (31.25%) IBM
5 4 (25.00%) Proofpoint
5 4 (25.00%) Trapeze
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco
6 2 (12.50%) NetApp
7 1 (6.25%) Citrix
7 1 (6.25%) Motorola