The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within IBM Lotus Software.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 586 572 580
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 331 316 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.29% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 0.60% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 265 242 279
Average salary £32,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.58% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-19.44% +2.85%
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54818 52321 56931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.14% 48.06% 48.28%
Number of salaries quoted 44049 42839 48047
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Lotus
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lotus within the UK.

Lotus Salary Trend in the UK

Lotus
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lotus over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 within the UK.

Lotus Salary Histogram in the UK

Lotus
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -63 269 £32,500 -15.58% 35
London -51 122 £38,500 -9.41% 9
City of London -13 47 £42,500 -19.04% 4
East of England +23 46 £27,500 -8.33% 7
Scotland +27 45 £27,750 -44.50% 5
South East -47 40 £35,000 -2.77% 6
Bedfordshire - 25 £29,000 - 2
West Midlands +6 24 £32,500 -48.00% 3
Bedford - 24 £29,000 - 1
Glasgow +8 22 £24,750 -52.85% 4
South West -6 20 £23,500 -6.00% 3
Wiltshire -2 17 £23,500 -6.00% 2
Swindon -3 17 £23,500 -6.00% 2
Edinburgh +5 16 £57,500 +15.00%
Berkshire -11 14 £29,500 -36.55% 2
Hertfordshire -10 13 £24,500 -18.33% 3
Warwickshire +27 11 £33,000 +40.42%
Hampshire +3 11 £45,000 -33.33% 1
Andover - 9 £45,000 -
Kent +4 8 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Bracknell +1 8 £26,000 +4.00%
Warwick - 8 £33,000 -
Leeds -27 7 £40,000 -8.04% 1
West Yorkshire -34 7 £40,000 +3.89% 1
Yorkshire -42 7 £40,000 +3.89% 5
Worcestershire - 7 £28,000 -
Oxfordshire -2 6 £26,000 -41.57%
Portsmouth - 6 £45,000 -
Oxford +9 5 £26,000 -41.57%
Reading -1 5 £30,000 -36.84%

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 523 (77.71%) IBM Notes
2 416 (61.81%) Windows
3 286 (42.50%) Microsoft
4 277 (41.16%) Active Directory
5 264 (39.23%) MS Office
6 254 (37.74%) Lotus Domino
7 161 (23.92%) MS Excel
8 152 (22.59%) ITIL
9 149 (22.14%) Blackberry
10 137 (20.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 137 (20.36%) Windows Server 2008
11 136 (20.21%) VMware
12 127 (18.87%) MS Exchange
12 127 (18.87%) Citrix
13 125 (18.57%) Windows 7
14 112 (16.64%) Microsoft Certification
14 112 (16.64%) Finance
15 96 (14.26%) IBM
16 95 (14.12%) DNS
16 95 (14.12%) SQL
16 95 (14.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 93 (13.82%) LAN
18 89 (13.22%) WAN
19 83 (12.33%) Degree
20 76 (11.29%) Firewall
21 74 (11.00%) Management Information System
22 73 (10.85%) Migration
23 71 (10.55%) Symantec
24 68 (10.10%) Windows XP
24 68 (10.10%) Cisco

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 523 (77.71%) IBM Notes
2 254 (37.74%) Lotus Domino
3 127 (18.87%) MS Exchange
4 95 (14.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 62 (9.21%) SharePoint
6 56 (8.32%) Exchange Server 2010
7 46 (6.84%) Lync
8 35 (5.20%) WebSphere
9 25 (3.71%) FileNet
9 25 (3.71%) WebSphere Application Server
10 24 (3.57%) WebSphere Portal
11 23 (3.42%) WebSphere Process Server
12 22 (3.27%) SharePoint 2010
13 18 (2.67%) Quickr
14 17 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2013
15 14 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
15 14 (2.08%) IIS
16 12 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2003
17 10 (1.49%) IBM Connections
17 10 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 264 (39.23%) MS Office
2 161 (23.92%) MS Excel
3 26 (3.86%) MS Visio
4 20 (2.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.04%) MS Project
6 3 (0.45%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.15%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 9 (1.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (1.19%) Maximo
2 8 (1.19%) assyst
3 3 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.45%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.15%) Tridion
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.15%) Line 500
5 1 (0.15%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 44 (6.54%) Office 365
2 16 (2.38%) SaaS
3 5 (0.74%) Google Apps
3 5 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.45%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 95 (14.12%) DNS
2 93 (13.82%) LAN
3 89 (13.22%) WAN
4 76 (11.29%) Firewall
5 64 (9.51%) SAN
6 63 (9.36%) DHCP
7 62 (9.21%) VPN
8 49 (7.28%) TCP/IP
9 40 (5.94%) Wi-Fi
10 21 (3.12%) VoIP
11 20 (2.97%) Internet
12 12 (1.78%) POP3
13 11 (1.63%) SMTP
14 10 (1.49%) LDAP
14 10 (1.49%) SSL
15 9 (1.34%) Wireless
16 8 (1.19%) IP Telephony
17 7 (1.04%) NAS
18 6 (0.89%) Network Security
18 6 (0.89%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (8.17%) SQL Server
2 35 (5.20%) DB2
3 13 (1.93%) MySQL
4 11 (1.63%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.04%) QlikView
5 7 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (0.89%) RDBMS
7 5 (0.74%) Data Mining
7 5 (0.74%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.59%) MaxDB
8 4 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.59%) Informix
9 3 (0.45%) MS Access
9 3 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.45%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.15%) UniData
Development Applications
1 23 (3.42%) Eclipse
2 19 (2.82%) Rational Application Developer
3 15 (2.23%) Visual Studio
4 12 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.59%) Subversion
5 4 (0.59%) TestDirector
6 3 (0.45%) JMeter
6 3 (0.45%) JIRA
6 3 (0.45%) Build Forge
7 1 (0.15%) Ant
7 1 (0.15%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 112 (16.64%) Finance
2 39 (5.79%) Banking
3 24 (3.57%) Legal
4 20 (2.97%) Manufacturing
5 19 (2.82%) Front Office
6 17 (2.53%) Telecoms
6 17 (2.53%) French Language
7 9 (1.34%) Back Office
7 9 (1.34%) Retail
7 9 (1.34%) Marketing
8 7 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (1.04%) Aerospace
8 7 (1.04%) Automotive
8 7 (1.04%) German Language
9 6 (0.89%) Games
10 5 (0.74%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.59%) Law
12 3 (0.45%) Electronics
13 2 (0.30%) Danish Language
14 1 (0.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 204 (30.31%) Analyst
2 108 (16.05%) Support Analyst
3 78 (11.59%) Developer
4 59 (8.77%) Support Engineer
5 55 (8.17%) 3rd Line Support
6 52 (7.73%) Desktop Support
7 50 (7.43%) Technical Support
8 43 (6.39%) Network Support
9 39 (5.79%) PC Support
9 39 (5.79%) Network Engineer
10 37 (5.50%) Service Desk Analyst
11 35 (5.20%) Service Analyst
11 35 (5.20%) Buyer
11 35 (5.20%) IT Buyer
12 34 (5.05%) PC Engineer
12 34 (5.05%) IT Support
13 29 (4.31%) Support Specialist
14 27 (4.01%) 2nd Line Support
15 23 (3.42%) Desktop Support Analyst
15 23 (3.42%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (7.13%) HTML
2 44 (6.54%) XML
3 32 (4.75%) .NET
4 27 (4.01%) J2EE
5 26 (3.86%) Ajax
6 25 (3.71%) Web Services
7 23 (3.42%) CSS
7 23 (3.42%) XSLT
8 19 (2.82%) XSL
8 19 (2.82%) SOAP
8 19 (2.82%) JAX-RPC
8 19 (2.82%) JRules
8 19 (2.82%) JSF
8 19 (2.82%) Dojo
9 17 (2.53%) XPages
10 16 (2.38%) JSON
11 12 (1.78%) ODBC
12 11 (1.63%) jQuery
13 10 (1.49%) REST
14 8 (1.19%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 149 (22.14%) Blackberry
2 74 (11.00%) Management Information System
3 43 (6.39%) Computer Science
4 38 (5.65%) SecurID
5 21 (3.12%) Replication
6 19 (2.82%) DataPower
7 17 (2.53%) iPhone
8 16 (2.38%) Mobile App
9 14 (2.08%) Fat Client
9 14 (2.08%) Thin Client
10 13 (1.93%) iPad
11 11 (1.63%) Mainframe
12 10 (1.49%) Web 2.0
13 9 (1.34%) AS400
13 9 (1.34%) PKI
14 8 (1.19%) PDA
14 8 (1.19%) Social Media
15 7 (1.04%) IBM Mainframe
15 7 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
16 6 (0.89%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 416 (61.81%) Windows
2 137 (20.36%) Windows Server 2003
2 137 (20.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 125 (18.57%) Windows 7
4 68 (10.10%) Windows XP
5 52 (7.73%) Android
6 41 (6.09%) Windows Phone
7 39 (5.79%) Windows Phone 8
8 37 (5.50%) VMS
9 35 (5.20%) UNIX
10 32 (4.75%) Linux
11 25 (3.71%) Windows 8
12 18 (2.67%) Mac OS X
13 12 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (1.49%) Windows Mobile
15 9 (1.34%) AIX
16 8 (1.19%) Windows Vista
17 7 (1.04%) Solaris
17 7 (1.04%) MVS
18 5 (0.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (22.59%) ITIL
2 73 (10.85%) Migration
3 59 (8.77%) Incident Management
4 53 (7.88%) ERP
5 48 (7.13%) Project Management
6 35 (5.20%) Service Delivery
7 33 (4.90%) Asset Management
8 30 (4.46%) Workflow
9 23 (3.42%) CRM
10 22 (3.27%) Service Management
10 22 (3.27%) Performance Management
11 19 (2.82%) Unit Testing
12 18 (2.67%) Time Management
13 17 (2.53%) Project Planning
14 16 (2.38%) Business Analysis
14 16 (2.38%) PRINCE2
14 16 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
15 15 (2.23%) Capacity Management
16 14 (2.08%) User Acceptance Testing
17 13 (1.93%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (14.12%) SQL
2 68 (10.10%) JavaScript
3 46 (6.84%) PowerShell
4 43 (6.39%) Java
5 32 (4.75%) LotusScript
6 21 (3.12%) C#
7 12 (1.78%) VB.NET
8 11 (1.63%) Formula Language
9 10 (1.49%) PHP
10 8 (1.19%) C
11 6 (0.89%) VBA
12 5 (0.74%) VBScript
13 4 (0.59%) Python
13 4 (0.59%) C++
13 4 (0.59%) Jython
14 3 (0.45%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.45%) Perl
14 3 (0.45%) VB
14 3 (0.45%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 112 (16.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 83 (12.33%) Degree
3 62 (9.21%) MCSE
4 51 (7.58%) Security Cleared
5 47 (6.98%) SC Cleared
6 29 (4.31%) MCP
7 20 (2.97%) MCITP
8 14 (2.08%) MCSA
9 12 (1.78%) DV Cleared
10 10 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.89%) PMI Certification
11 6 (0.89%) IBM Certification
12 5 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (0.74%) MCDST
12 5 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (0.74%) CCNA
12 5 (0.74%) ISEB
13 4 (0.59%) CCA
13 4 (0.59%) Citrix Certification
14 3 (0.45%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.90%) SLA
2 16 (2.38%) QA
3 4 (0.59%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.15%) BS25999
System Software
1 277 (41.16%) Active Directory
2 51 (7.58%) vSphere
3 50 (7.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 39 (5.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 30 (4.46%) XenApp
6 25 (3.71%) Hyper-V
7 13 (1.93%) XenServer
8 10 (1.49%) VMware ESX
9 8 (1.19%) UAG
10 6 (0.89%) XenDesktop
10 6 (0.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (0.59%) DFS Replication
11 4 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
12 3 (0.45%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.45%) Varnish
12 3 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.30%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 2 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.15%) Nmap
14 1 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 58 (8.62%) Backup Exec
2 39 (5.79%) McAfee ePO
3 34 (5.05%) SCCM
4 31 (4.61%) SCOM
5 26 (3.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 19 (2.82%) Tivoli
7 15 (2.23%) BMC PATROL
8 13 (1.93%) Control-M
9 9 (1.34%) Norton AntiVirus
9 9 (1.34%) MAILsweeper
10 7 (1.04%) DameWare
10 7 (1.04%) NetBackup
10 7 (1.04%) SCVMM
11 5 (0.74%) ARCserve
12 4 (0.59%) Legato
12 4 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
13 3 (0.45%) HAProxy
13 3 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 3 (0.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 3 (0.45%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 286 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 136 (20.21%) VMware
3 127 (18.87%) Citrix
4 96 (14.26%) IBM
5 71 (10.55%) Symantec
6 68 (10.10%) Cisco
7 56 (8.32%) McAfee
8 43 (6.39%) Clearswift
9 38 (5.65%) Intel
10 36 (5.35%) Oracle
11 32 (4.75%) Apple
12 28 (4.16%) SAP
13 26 (3.86%) NetApp
14 25 (3.71%) IronPort
15 21 (3.12%) Avaya
16 19 (2.82%) ILOG
16 19 (2.82%) JBoss
17 18 (2.67%) HP
18 14 (2.08%) Remedy
19 13 (1.93%) BMC
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