The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Mercator products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mercator over the 3 months to 22 August 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 Mercator Software, Inc.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mercator
Rank 34 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs citing Mercator 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 0.84% 6.12% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.33% 11.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £63,750 £47,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+35.63% -6.00%
Mercator
London

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

Vendors Category
Hounslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
75 51 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 63.03% 52.04% 63.46%
Number of salaries quoted 63 40 30
Average salary £52,500 £51,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +28.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Mercator
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

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

Mercator Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

Mercator
Salary Trend in Hounslow

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

Mercator Salary Trend in Hounslow

Mercator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hounslow 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 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) NAS
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (50.00%) MCITP
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) FirePass
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) CCSA
4 1 (25.00%) CCSE
4 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery

Mercator
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hounslow 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) NAS
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) FirePass
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (25.00%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) DBA
2 2 (50.00%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) IT Operations Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) IT Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Operations Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (50.00%) MCITP
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CCSA
3 1 (25.00%) CCSE
3 1 (25.00%) CCSP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CCDP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Nokia
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) SunGard
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco