The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank - 56 58
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 0 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.80% 0.89%
As % of the Vendors category - 2.19% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Average salary - £24,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -38.75%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +19.04%
Lotus
North East

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

Vendors Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
287 183 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 43.42% 36.38% 44.82%
Number of salaries quoted 212 163 217
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £48,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Lotus
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Lotus Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Lotus
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) German Language
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) NAS

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
General
1 1 (100.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA