The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 18 April 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 for the Wakefield region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 24 34 20
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.88% 1.32% 1.22%
As % of the Vendors category 1.15% 1.92% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £19,750 £19,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.28%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £31,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -6.66%
Vendors Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
87 104 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 76.99% 68.87% 51.22%
Number of salaries quoted 81 92 37
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Lotus
West Yorkshire

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Lotus
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Lotus Salary Trend in Wakefield

Lotus
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 2 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Support Technician
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware