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 20 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 70 76 51
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -25
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.30% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 0.32% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £36,500 £25,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.00% -41.17%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £37,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +29.31%
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
313 308 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 46.72% 49.68% 49.27%
Number of salaries quoted 242 210 179
Average salary £43,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 18 (94.74%) Windows
1 18 (94.74%) IBM Notes
2 16 (84.21%) MS Office
3 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
4 14 (73.68%) SQL
5 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
7 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
7 7 (36.84%) ITIL
8 6 (31.58%) VMware
9 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (26.32%) NetApp
9 5 (26.32%) Replication
9 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
9 5 (26.32%) Cisco
10 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
11 3 (15.79%) Project Management
11 3 (15.79%) LAN
11 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
11 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
12 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
12 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (5.26%) Finance
13 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
13 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
13 1 (5.26%) MS Project
13 1 (5.26%) VPN
13 1 (5.26%) 3G
13 1 (5.26%) ISEB

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 18 (94.74%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 16 (84.21%) MS Office
2 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.79%) LAN
3 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.26%) VPN
4 1 (5.26%) 3G
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) IT Support
2 7 (36.84%) Technical Support
3 5 (26.32%) Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Support Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Support Technician
5 3 (15.79%) Technical Leader
6 2 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
6 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
6 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) PMO Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) NetApp
3 5 (26.32%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) Planview