The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. 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 for the West Midlands 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 182 188 185
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 24 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.45% 0.38% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.93% 0.75% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 10
Average salary £32,500 £62,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.00% +95.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £18,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £70,750 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-19.44% +2.85%
Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2587 2803 2486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.60% 50.65% 50.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2137 2317 2099
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,376 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Lotus
England

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Lotus
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Lotus Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Lotus
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lotus across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Lotus Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Lotus
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the West Midlands region 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
Warwickshire +27 11 £33,000 +40.42%
Worcestershire - 7 £28,000 -
Shropshire - 3 £17,000 - 1
Staffordshire -8 1 £29,500 -16.90%
Birmingham -8 1 - - 1
Coventry - 1 £23,500 -
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 31 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 15 (48.39%) UNIX
2 15 (48.39%) Intel
3 13 (41.94%) BMC
3 13 (41.94%) Tivoli
3 13 (41.94%) BMC PATROL
3 13 (41.94%) Control-M
4 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
5 10 (32.26%) IBM
5 10 (32.26%) SharePoint
5 10 (32.26%) MS Office
5 10 (32.26%) Lotus Domino
5 10 (32.26%) SC Cleared
5 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
6 9 (29.03%) Degree
6 9 (29.03%) Remedy ITSM
6 9 (29.03%) Remedy
6 9 (29.03%) Mainframe
7 8 (25.81%) Windows
7 8 (25.81%) C#
7 8 (25.81%) HTML
7 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
7 8 (25.81%) SQL
7 8 (25.81%) .NET
7 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
7 8 (25.81%) Web Development
8 7 (22.58%) Aerospace
8 7 (22.58%) Automotive
8 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
8 7 (22.58%) IBM Mainframe

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 31 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 10 (32.26%) Lotus Domino
2 10 (32.26%) SharePoint
3 6 (19.35%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.23%) Apache
4 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.23%) SAS
4 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) MS Office
2 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (19.35%) Maximo
2 6 (19.35%) assyst
3 1 (3.23%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.68%) LAN
2 3 (9.68%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) WAN
3 2 (6.45%) DNS
3 2 (6.45%) SAN
3 2 (6.45%) DDNS
4 1 (3.23%) NAS
4 1 (3.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) DB2
2 2 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 7 (22.58%) Aerospace
1 7 (22.58%) Automotive
1 7 (22.58%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Developer
1 8 (25.81%) Systems Developer
2 7 (22.58%) Computer Operator
2 7 (22.58%) Technical Support
3 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (9.68%) IT Support
4 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) IT Support Assistant
4 2 (6.45%) IT Assistant
4 2 (6.45%) Mainframe Operator
4 2 (6.45%) Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Support Assistant
5 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Telephony Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) HTML
1 8 (25.81%) .NET
2 7 (22.58%) CSS
3 6 (19.35%) Middleware
4 2 (6.45%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Mainframe
2 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
3 7 (22.58%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (9.68%) Blackberry
4 3 (9.68%) Digital Media
5 2 (6.45%) iPhone
5 2 (6.45%) AS400
6 1 (3.23%) Clustering
6 1 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) UNIX
2 8 (25.81%) Windows
3 7 (22.58%) MVS
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.45%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.23%) Android
7 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Web Development
2 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
3 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.23%) Service Management
3 1 (3.23%) Migration
3 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) C#
1 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
1 8 (25.81%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) JCL
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) SC Cleared
1 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
2 9 (29.03%) Degree
3 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.23%) CCA
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) Terminal Services
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (41.94%) Tivoli
1 13 (41.94%) BMC PATROL
1 13 (41.94%) Control-M
2 2 (6.45%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.23%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (3.23%) OpenView
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Intel
2 13 (41.94%) BMC
3 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
4 10 (32.26%) IBM
5 9 (29.03%) Remedy
6 6 (19.35%) Oracle
7 5 (16.13%) VMware
8 3 (9.68%) Citrix
9 2 (6.45%) HP
9 2 (6.45%) Business Objects
9 2 (6.45%) SAP
9 2 (6.45%) Cisco
9 2 (6.45%) Veritas
10 1 (3.23%) Symantec
10 1 (3.23%) NetApp
10 1 (3.23%) Mitel
10 1 (3.23%) Altiris
10 1 (3.23%) Dell
West Midlands (County)
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Salary: Competitive
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