The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 35 23 28
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.44% 2.17% 0.80%
As % of the Vendors category 1.11% 2.86% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £33,000 - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £34,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +6.25%
Lotus
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
90 70 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 40.00% 76.09% 49.60%
Number of salaries quoted 85 60 59
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £42,500 £39,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Zoho
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCA
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (50.00%) Zoho
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco