The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Open Text 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 Open Text 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 West Midlands region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Text
Rank 195 200 188
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Permanent jobs citing Open Text 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.040% 0.040% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.084% 0.078% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Average salary £36,125 £34,500 £14,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.71% +137.93%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £57,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-29.82% +34.11%
Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2377 2549 2336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.07% 50.89% 49.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1933 2097 1930
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,675
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Open Text
England

Open Text
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Open Text Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Open Text
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Open Text Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Open Text
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 Open Text within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +2 1 £32,250 -6.52%
Warwickshire - 1 £40,000 -
Open Text
England

Open Text
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) SEO
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Unisys
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix

Open Text
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) IT Support
2 1 (50.00%) CRM Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) SEO
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Unisys
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) i2