The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Mercator products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mercator over the 3 months to 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mercator
Rank 103 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Mercator 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.19% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - £44,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.00%
Mercator
South East

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

Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
521 459 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 49.06% 41.09% 49.58%
Number of salaries quoted 464 404 292
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,693 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

Mercator
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Mercator Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Mercator
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Mercator Salary Trend in Kent

Mercator
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mercator within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
Tunbridge Wells - 2 - -
Mercator
South East

Mercator
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) MSI
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) AdminStudio
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Mercator
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MSI
2 1 (50.00%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft