The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Mercator products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mercator over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Mercator Software, Inc.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mercator
Rank 858 880 682
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -198
Permanent jobs citing Mercator 20 17 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.016% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.043% 0.033% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 164
Average salary £24,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-59.16% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £65,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-62.30% +38.29%
Mercator
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
47043 50972 48194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 46.01% 46.61% 47.36%
Number of salaries quoted 38586 41263 39864
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Mercator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Mercator Jobs Demand Trend in England

Mercator
Salary Trend in England

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

Mercator Salary Trend in England

Mercator
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mercator within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
London +30 13 - - 2
South East +1 4 £24,500 -59.16% 1
East of England - 3 - -
West Midlands -9 2 - -
Mercator
UK

Mercator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Mercator 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 Mercator.

1 8 (33.33%) Windows
1 8 (33.33%) Cisco
1 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 7 (29.17%) CCNP
2 7 (29.17%) CCDP
2 7 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (25.00%) Juniper
3 6 (25.00%) Junos
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (16.67%) VMware
4 4 (16.67%) SAN
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (16.67%) Project Management
4 4 (16.67%) LAN
4 4 (16.67%) WAN
4 4 (16.67%) vSphere
4 4 (16.67%) High Availability
4 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 3 (12.50%) Capacity Management
5 3 (12.50%) Data Centre Operations
5 3 (12.50%) Private Cloud
5 3 (12.50%) Line Management
5 3 (12.50%) VPN
5 3 (12.50%) SLA
5 3 (12.50%) Citrix
5 3 (12.50%) VMware ESX
5 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery

Mercator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Mercator 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 Mercator. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) CMS
1 1 (4.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Junos
2 4 (16.67%) SAN
2 4 (16.67%) LAN
2 4 (16.67%) WAN
3 3 (12.50%) VPN
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (4.17%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (4.17%) NX-OS
5 1 (4.17%) Telepresence
5 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.17%) MPLS
5 1 (4.17%) OSPF
5 1 (4.17%) BGP
5 1 (4.17%) EIGRP
5 1 (4.17%) Firewall
5 1 (4.17%) Wireless
5 1 (4.17%) BIG-IP
5 1 (4.17%) VLAN
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco IPT
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Network Consultant
1 6 (25.00%) Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Network Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Server Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Server Support
3 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) XML
1 1 (4.17%) XMPP
1 1 (4.17%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Private Cloud
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) SWIFT
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
1 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Project Management
1 4 (16.67%) High Availability
2 3 (12.50%) Capacity Management
2 3 (12.50%) Line Management
2 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (12.50%) Data Centre Operations
3 2 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (8.33%) Separation of Concerns
4 1 (4.17%) CRUD
4 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.17%) UML
4 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.17%) Network Design
4 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) CCNP
1 7 (29.17%) CCDP
1 7 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) CCIE
3 1 (4.17%) CCSP
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) CCSA
3 1 (4.17%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (16.67%) vSphere
2 3 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Cisco
2 6 (25.00%) Juniper
3 4 (16.67%) VMware
4 3 (12.50%) Citrix
5 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.17%) Google
6 1 (4.17%) Riverbed
6 1 (4.17%) F5
6 1 (4.17%) Nokia
6 1 (4.17%) Apple
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: £Market
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: £Market+Bonus+Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: £Market
Posted: Yesterday