The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Text
Rank 205 197 203
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Open Text 21 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.12% 0.021%
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% 0.23% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 1
Average salary £65,000 £40,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £41,250 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -10.32%
Open Text
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2921 2633 2263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 50.79% 50.65% 48.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2468 2237 1909
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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

Open Text Salary Histogram 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 23 October 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
Birmingham - 18 £70,000 -
Warwickshire -3 3 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Open Text
England

Open Text
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 24 (68.57%) SharePoint
2 23 (65.71%) EMC
3 20 (57.14%) CRM
3 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 18 (51.43%) Migration
5 16 (45.71%) Security Cleared
6 15 (42.86%) SC Cleared
6 15 (42.86%) SharePoint Server
6 15 (42.86%) MS Excel
6 15 (42.86%) Windows
7 14 (40.00%) SOA
7 14 (40.00%) EDRMS
7 14 (40.00%) Back Office
7 14 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
7 14 (40.00%) Taxonomies
7 14 (40.00%) TOGAF
7 14 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
7 14 (40.00%) Metadata Management
8 10 (28.57%) Documentum
8 10 (28.57%) IBM
8 10 (28.57%) Content Management
9 9 (25.71%) Document Management
9 9 (25.71%) Alfresco
9 9 (25.71%) CMS
9 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (20.00%) Web Services
11 6 (17.14%) Oracle
11 6 (17.14%) Degree
12 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (14.29%) FileNet

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 24 (68.57%) SharePoint
2 15 (42.86%) SharePoint Server
3 10 (28.57%) Documentum
4 9 (25.71%) Alfresco
4 9 (25.71%) CMS
5 5 (14.29%) FileNet
6 3 (8.57%) Apache Solr
6 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.86%) LiveLink
7 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
7 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (42.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Enfinity
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) EDRMS
2 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (40.00%) Back Office
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Architect
2 14 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
2 14 (40.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 14 (40.00%) Senior Architect
2 14 (40.00%) SharePoint Architect
2 14 (40.00%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
2 14 (40.00%) Senior SharePoint Architect
3 11 (31.43%) Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Consultant
4 6 (17.14%) CRM Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Consultant
5 5 (14.29%) Management Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Business Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Development Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.86%) IT Support Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) Web Services
2 4 (11.43%) HTML
2 4 (11.43%) CSS
3 3 (8.57%) Spring
3 3 (8.57%) Servlets
3 3 (8.57%) J2EE
4 2 (5.71%) XHTML
4 2 (5.71%) XML
4 2 (5.71%) XSL
5 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.86%) .NET
5 1 (2.86%) SOAP
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (2.86%) HTML5
5 1 (2.86%) RESTful
5 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Taxonomies
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) CRM
2 18 (51.43%) Migration
3 14 (40.00%) SOA
3 14 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
3 14 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 14 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
3 14 (40.00%) Metadata Management
4 10 (28.57%) Content Management
5 9 (25.71%) Document Management
5 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (11.43%) Process Management
7 4 (11.43%) Scrum
7 4 (11.43%) BPR
7 4 (11.43%) Information Architecture
7 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
8 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.71%) UML
9 2 (5.71%) OO
10 1 (2.86%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) Java
2 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.86%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) VB
3 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (45.71%) Security Cleared
2 15 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 6 (17.14%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 23 (65.71%) EMC
2 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 10 (28.57%) IBM
4 6 (17.14%) Oracle
5 5 (14.29%) Adobe
6 4 (11.43%) Stellent
6 4 (11.43%) HP
7 3 (8.57%) Intershop
8 1 (2.86%) VMware
8 1 (2.86%) Citrix
8 1 (2.86%) i2
8 1 (2.86%) SAP
8 1 (2.86%) Unisys
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