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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 222 205 204
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -1
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 9 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.54% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 13
Average salary £23,000 £38,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.86% +27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £24,843 £47,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £37,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-10.81% +23.33%
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
2645 2210 2496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.63% 43.21% 43.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2180 1833 2138
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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
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 1 October 2014. 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
Wiltshire -7 6 £23,500 -50.52%
Dorset -3 2 £21,000 +10.52% 2
Bristol -5 1 £24,775 -17.41% 1
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 22 (95.65%) IBM Notes
2 20 (86.96%) Windows
3 19 (82.61%) MS Office
4 14 (60.87%) SQL
4 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
4 14 (60.87%) Active Directory
5 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (34.78%) Cisco
6 8 (34.78%) NetApp
6 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
7 7 (30.43%) VMware
7 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
7 7 (30.43%) ITIL
8 5 (21.74%) Replication
8 5 (21.74%) PDA
8 5 (21.74%) Windows XP
9 4 (17.39%) LAN
9 4 (17.39%) Windows 8
10 3 (13.04%) Firewall
10 3 (13.04%) Backup Exec
10 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (13.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (13.04%) Panasonic
10 3 (13.04%) WAN
10 3 (13.04%) Lotus Domino
10 3 (13.04%) MCSA
10 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
10 3 (13.04%) Citrix
10 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 22 (95.65%) IBM Notes
2 3 (13.04%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 19 (82.61%) MS Office
2 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
2 4 (17.39%) LAN
3 3 (13.04%) Firewall
3 3 (13.04%) WAN
3 3 (13.04%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) 3G
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) IT Support
2 7 (30.43%) Technical Support
3 6 (26.09%) Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Support Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Support Technician
6 3 (13.04%) Desktop Support
6 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (13.04%) Technical Leader
7 2 (8.70%) Trainer
7 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
7 2 (8.70%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Technical Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Desktop Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) PMO Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Replication
1 5 (21.74%) PDA
2 3 (13.04%) Blackberry
3 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (21.74%) Windows XP
4 4 (17.39%) Windows 8
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) Project Management
3 2 (8.70%) IT Governance
4 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.35%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.35%) Supplier Management
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) VBScript
2 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) MCSA
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
System Software
1 14 (60.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Backup Exec
1 3 (13.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 3 (13.04%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) Cisco
2 8 (34.78%) NetApp
3 7 (30.43%) VMware
4 3 (13.04%) Panasonic
4 3 (13.04%) Citrix
4 3 (13.04%) Avaya
4 3 (13.04%) Symantec
4 3 (13.04%) Clearswift
5 1 (4.35%) Altiris
5 1 (4.35%) Planview
5 1 (4.35%) Sophos
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle