The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Mercator products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mercator over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mercator
Rank 642 - 634
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Mercator 3 0 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.007% - 0.044%
As % of the Vendors category 0.017% - 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 14
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £44,000
Mercator
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
18037 19979 20498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.11% 48.07% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 15206 16853 16572
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Mercator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Mercator Jobs Demand Trend in London

Mercator
Salary Trend in London

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

Mercator Salary Trend in London

Mercator
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mercator within the London region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
Hounslow - 2 - -
Mercator
England

Mercator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 10 (83.33%) Presales
2 5 (41.67%) Problem Management
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (33.33%) Juniper
3 4 (33.33%) SAN
3 4 (33.33%) NetApp
3 4 (33.33%) CCNP
3 4 (33.33%) CCDP
3 4 (33.33%) EMC
3 4 (33.33%) Replication
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 4 (33.33%) Junos
4 3 (25.00%) F5
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (25.00%) Business Development
4 3 (25.00%) FirePass
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (25.00%) NAS
4 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (25.00%) BIG-IP
4 3 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (25.00%) CCSE
4 3 (25.00%) NetBackup

Mercator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Junos
1 4 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) BIG-IP
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (25.00%) FirePass
2 3 (25.00%) NAS
2 3 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Juniper Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Storage Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Tivoli Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Replication
2 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Presales
2 5 (41.67%) Problem Management
3 3 (25.00%) Business Development
3 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
5 1 (8.33%) Line Management
5 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CCDP
1 4 (33.33%) CCNP
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCIE
2 3 (25.00%) CCSA
2 3 (25.00%) CCSE
2 3 (25.00%) CCSP
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (25.00%) Tivoli
1 3 (25.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 3 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (8.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) EMC
2 4 (33.33%) Juniper
2 4 (33.33%) NetApp
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (25.00%) F5
3 3 (25.00%) IBM
3 3 (25.00%) Nokia
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) SunGard