The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Lotus
England / North West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 258 230 244
Rank change year-on-year -28 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 13 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.19% 0.072% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 0.17% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 2
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +48.93%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,750 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year +7.85% +1.44%  

Lotus is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 3103 2389 2872
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 45.94% 43.11% 45.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2468 1958 2302
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

Lotus
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Lotus as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Lotus in the North West

Lotus
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Lotus in the North West

Lotus
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lotus in the North West over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Lotus in the North West

Lotus
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -15 10 £40,000 +14.28%
Lancashire - 2 £18,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £30,500 -
Lotus
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Lotus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 17 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
3 13 (76.47%) DHCP
3 13 (76.47%) DNS
3 13 (76.47%) Office 365
3 13 (76.47%) Windows Server
4 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (70.59%) Skype
4 12 (70.59%) Windows 10
4 12 (70.59%) VMware
4 12 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (70.59%) HP
4 12 (70.59%) Citrix
4 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (64.71%) ITIL
5 11 (64.71%) VBScript
5 11 (64.71%) VB
5 11 (64.71%) PowerShell
5 11 (64.71%) SC Cleared
5 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
5 11 (64.71%) Windows 7
5 11 (64.71%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (64.71%) vSphere
5 11 (64.71%) Skype for Business
6 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
6 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
6 5 (29.41%) VPN
6 5 (29.41%) WAN
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft

Lotus
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 11 (64.71%) Skype for Business
3 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (76.47%) Office 365
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (64.71%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (5.88%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) DHCP
1 13 (76.47%) DNS
2 12 (70.59%) Skype
3 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
3 5 (29.41%) VPN
3 5 (29.41%) WAN
4 4 (23.53%) Firewall
4 4 (23.53%) FTP
4 4 (23.53%) HTTP
4 4 (23.53%) SMTP
5 2 (11.76%) Internet
5 2 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (11.76%) Network Security
6 1 (5.88%) SAN
6 1 (5.88%) SSL
6 1 (5.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (11.76%) PC Support
2 2 (11.76%) PC Support Technician
2 2 (11.76%) PC Technician
2 2 (11.76%) Support Technician
3 1 (5.88%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
1 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.88%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Server
3 12 (70.59%) Windows 10
3 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (64.71%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
2 4 (23.53%) Validation
3 2 (11.76%) Threat Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) PowerShell
1 11 (64.71%) VB
1 11 (64.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) SC Cleared
1 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
2 12 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (64.71%) vSphere
4 4 (23.53%) Sendmail
5 2 (11.76%) ISA Server
6 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
6 1 (5.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCSM
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Citrix
1 12 (70.59%) HP
1 12 (70.59%) VMware
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) Trend Micro
5 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
5 1 (5.88%) Dell
5 1 (5.88%) IBM