The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 63 64 52
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 4 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.68% 0.21% 1.19%
As % of the Vendors category 1.33% 0.48% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Average salary £24,000 £32,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.15% -2.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £32,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £32,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £34,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +6.25%
Lotus
Wiltshire

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

Vendors Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
300 209 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 50.85% 43.45% 48.21%
Number of salaries quoted 245 191 234
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,750 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Lotus
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Lotus Salary Trend in Swindon

Lotus
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) MS Office
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Replication
5 2 (28.57%) NetApp
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
6 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 7 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Support
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) NetApp
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft