The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Open Text 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 Open Text over the 3 months to 20 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 the Open Text Corporation.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Text
Rank 769 756 742
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -14
Permanent jobs citing Open Text 134 108 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.099% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.21% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 93 83 112
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,625 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,900 £79,750
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+56.25% -27.27%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54560 52327 57936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.27% 47.96% 48.68%
Number of salaries quoted 43285 42840 48721
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Open Text
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Open Text Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Open Text
Salary Trend

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

Open Text Salary Trend in the UK

Open Text
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Text over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 within the UK.

Open Text Salary Histogram in the UK

Open Text
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Text within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 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
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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 +19 128 £50,000 +11.11% 9
London -6 75 £48,750 +2.63% 3
City of London +12 31 £60,000 +33.33% 1
South East +12 26 £65,000 +62.50% 2
Berkshire -1 16 £70,000 - 1
North West -2 14 £38,125 -8.13%
West Midlands +6 10 £70,000 +75.00% 1
Reading +1 9 £70,000 - 1
Birmingham +7 7 £70,000 -
East of England +2 6 £70,000 +65.68%
Hertfordshire - 6 £70,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 6 £70,000 -
Manchester -4 5 £36,250 -12.65%
Cheshire -9 5 £42,500 -
Bracknell - 5 - -
Bromley - 5 £52,500 -
Egham - 4 - -
Bristol - 4 £42,500 - 1
Surrey - 4 - -
South West - 4 £42,500 - 1
Warwickshire +15 3 - -
Kent - 3 £65,000 -
Lancashire - 3 £40,000 -
Warwick - 3 - -
Wilmslow - 3 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire +9 2 £46,250 +15.62%
Yorkshire -34 2 - - 1
North Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
York - 2 - - 1
Warrington - 2 £42,500 -

Open Text
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Open Text 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 Open Text.

1 78 (33.77%) Microsoft
2 71 (30.74%) Windows
3 61 (26.41%) SharePoint
4 60 (25.97%) Content Management
5 57 (24.68%) SQL
6 51 (22.08%) CRM
7 50 (21.65%) MS Excel
7 50 (21.65%) Document Management
7 50 (21.65%) Finance
8 47 (20.35%) Law
9 41 (17.75%) Degree
10 39 (16.88%) JavaScript
10 39 (16.88%) Oracle
11 37 (16.02%) CMS
11 37 (16.02%) SQL Server
11 37 (16.02%) Security Cleared
12 35 (15.15%) Documentum
13 34 (14.72%) .NET
14 33 (14.29%) Java
15 32 (13.85%) Legal
15 32 (13.85%) Windows Server 2008
16 29 (12.55%) Windows 7
16 29 (12.55%) Information Management
17 28 (12.12%) ITIL
17 28 (12.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 27 (11.69%) Blackberry
18 27 (11.69%) Adobe
18 27 (11.69%) IBM
18 27 (11.69%) MS Office
18 27 (11.69%) HTML

Open Text
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Open Text 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 Open Text. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 61 (26.41%) SharePoint
2 37 (16.02%) CMS
3 35 (15.15%) Documentum
4 28 (12.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 26 (11.26%) LiveLink
6 17 (7.36%) MS Exchange
6 17 (7.36%) SharePoint Server
7 16 (6.93%) FileNet
8 14 (6.06%) Alfresco
8 14 (6.06%) SharePoint 2010
9 13 (5.63%) Adobe CQ
10 12 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2010
11 11 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
11 11 (4.76%) WebSphere
11 11 (4.76%) Content Management Server
12 10 (4.33%) Commerce Server
12 10 (4.33%) IIS
12 10 (4.33%) Tomcat
13 9 (3.90%) WorkSite
14 7 (3.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 50 (21.65%) MS Excel
2 27 (11.69%) MS Office
3 2 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.87%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.43%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.46%) Fredhopper
2 5 (2.16%) Cordys
3 4 (1.73%) SAP FI
3 4 (1.73%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (1.73%) SAP CO
3 4 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.73%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (1.30%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.87%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.87%) Tridion
6 1 (0.43%) TeleForm
6 1 (0.43%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.03%) Force.com
2 5 (2.16%) SaaS
3 4 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.93%) Internet
2 11 (4.76%) Intranet
3 10 (4.33%) Extranet
3 10 (4.33%) Wireless
4 6 (2.60%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.87%) SAN
5 2 (0.87%) LDAP
5 2 (0.87%) FTP
5 2 (0.87%) HTTP
6 1 (0.43%) PPP
6 1 (0.43%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (16.02%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.23%) EDRMS
3 12 (5.19%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (4.33%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.46%) NoSQL
5 8 (3.46%) MarkLogic
6 7 (3.03%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.16%) OLAP
7 5 (2.16%) MS Access
8 4 (1.73%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.87%) EDMS
9 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.43%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.43%) MySQL
10 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (3.03%) Oracle APEX
2 6 (2.60%) Eclipse
3 4 (1.73%) Subversion
3 4 (1.73%) JIRA
3 4 (1.73%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.73%) Selenium
3 4 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.73%) Ant
4 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.43%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.43%) ProtoShare
General
1 50 (21.65%) Finance
2 47 (20.35%) Law
3 32 (13.85%) Legal
4 16 (6.93%) Publishing
5 13 (5.63%) Marketing
6 12 (5.19%) Back Office
7 9 (3.90%) Advertising
8 8 (3.46%) Retail
9 5 (2.16%) Banking
9 5 (2.16%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.30%) Games
11 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.87%) French Language
12 1 (0.43%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 53 (22.94%) Analyst
2 52 (22.51%) Developer
3 38 (16.45%) Consultant
4 22 (9.52%) Architect
5 19 (8.23%) Project Manager
6 18 (7.79%) Web Developer
7 16 (6.93%) Service Analyst
7 16 (6.93%) Service Desk Analyst
8 15 (6.49%) Senior Consultant
8 15 (6.49%) Solutions Architect
9 14 (6.06%) Support Analyst
9 14 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
10 12 (5.19%) Applications Support
10 12 (5.19%) Senior Developer
10 12 (5.19%) SharePoint Architect
10 12 (5.19%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
11 11 (4.76%) Senior SharePoint Architect
11 11 (4.76%) Senior Architect
11 11 (4.76%) Senior Solutions Architect
11 11 (4.76%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (14.72%) .NET
2 27 (11.69%) HTML
3 25 (10.82%) CSS
4 23 (9.96%) Web Services
4 23 (9.96%) XML
5 18 (7.79%) ASP.NET
6 15 (6.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 13 (5.63%) CSS3
8 12 (5.19%) HTML5
9 11 (4.76%) XSLT
10 10 (4.33%) WCF
10 10 (4.33%) jQuery
11 9 (3.90%) WebCenter
12 8 (3.46%) Visualforce
13 6 (2.60%) RESTful
13 6 (2.60%) ASP.NET 2.0
13 6 (2.60%) .NET Framework
13 6 (2.60%) Java EE
13 6 (2.60%) SOAP
14 5 (2.16%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.69%) Blackberry
2 16 (6.93%) Video Conferencing
3 14 (6.06%) Taxonomies
4 12 (5.19%) Computer Science
4 12 (5.19%) Management Information System
5 11 (4.76%) iPad
6 10 (4.33%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (3.90%) Client/Server
8 7 (3.03%) Digital Media
9 6 (2.60%) Streaming Media
10 5 (2.16%) Open Source
11 4 (1.73%) Social Media
11 4 (1.73%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (1.30%) PMI
12 3 (1.30%) iPhone
13 2 (0.87%) Web 2.0
13 2 (0.87%) Life Science
14 1 (0.43%) Social Network
14 1 (0.43%) FMCG
14 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 71 (30.74%) Windows
2 32 (13.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (12.55%) Windows 7
4 7 (3.03%) Linux
5 5 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (2.16%) UNIX
6 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.87%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.87%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.87%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (25.97%) Content Management
2 51 (22.08%) CRM
3 50 (21.65%) Document Management
4 29 (12.55%) Information Management
5 28 (12.12%) ITIL
6 20 (8.66%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (7.79%) SOA
8 17 (7.36%) E-Commerce
8 17 (7.36%) Migration
9 16 (6.93%) Asset Management
9 16 (6.93%) Systems Analysis
10 14 (6.06%) TOGAF
10 14 (6.06%) Project Management
11 13 (5.63%) Workflow
11 13 (5.63%) Change Management
11 13 (5.63%) Knowledge Management
12 12 (5.19%) Process Management
12 12 (5.19%) Waterfall
12 12 (5.19%) Metadata Management
13 11 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 57 (24.68%) SQL
2 39 (16.88%) JavaScript
3 33 (14.29%) Java
4 23 (9.96%) C#
5 15 (6.49%) T-SQL
6 8 (3.46%) Apex Code
7 6 (2.60%) C
8 5 (2.16%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.73%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.73%) Perl
9 4 (1.73%) VB
9 4 (1.73%) Python
9 4 (1.73%) Ruby
10 3 (1.30%) ABAP
10 3 (1.30%) VBScript
10 3 (1.30%) PHP
10 3 (1.30%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.43%) C++
11 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 41 (17.75%) Degree
2 37 (16.02%) Security Cleared
3 25 (10.82%) SC Cleared
4 14 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (3.90%) DV Cleared
6 6 (2.60%) MCSE
6 6 (2.60%) MCSA
7 5 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.73%) MCDST
8 4 (1.73%) MCITP
8 4 (1.73%) MCDBA
8 4 (1.73%) PMP
8 4 (1.73%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.43%) MOS
9 1 (0.43%) ISEB
9 1 (0.43%) CBAP
9 1 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.30%) SLA
1 3 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.87%) QA
2 2 (0.87%) Dublin Core
3 1 (0.43%) WAI
System Software
1 19 (8.23%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (4.33%) Cryoserver
2 4 (1.73%) Puppet
3 1 (0.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.43%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (0.43%) SCCM
3 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 78 (33.77%) Microsoft
2 39 (16.88%) Oracle
3 27 (11.69%) Adobe
3 27 (11.69%) IBM
4 25 (10.82%) EMC
4 25 (10.82%) Citrix
4 25 (10.82%) SAP
5 20 (8.66%) HP
6 17 (7.36%) Hummingbird
7 14 (6.06%) Vignette
8 13 (5.63%) Interwoven
8 13 (5.63%) Mitel
9 10 (4.33%) Riverbed
9 10 (4.33%) hybris
9 10 (4.33%) Juniper
9 10 (4.33%) VMware
9 10 (4.33%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (4.33%) McAfee
9 10 (4.33%) Websense
10 9 (3.90%) ATG
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