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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 74 68 54
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -14
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 1 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.14% 0.30% 0.97%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.76% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £29,500 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.90% +9.23%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +19.04%
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
314 264 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 44.41% 39.00% 43.82%
Number of salaries quoted 248 221 205
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) Altiris
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) Telephony Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) Altiris
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco