The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 74 75 70
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.31% 0.14% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.66% 0.30% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £29,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.90%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £29,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -22.66%
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 Staffordshire region.

Vendors Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
303 332 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 47.12% 46.24% 39.12%
Number of salaries quoted 259 282 223
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Lotus
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Lotus Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (75.00%) Lotus Domino
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) EPoS
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) ARCserve
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Altiris
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Sysprep
4 1 (25.00%) Hudson
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (75.00%) Lotus Domino
1 3 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Hudson
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) IT Support
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) ARCserve
1 1 (25.00%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
1 1 (25.00%) Altiris