The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Mercator products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mercator over the 3 months to 31 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mercator
Rank - 443 445
Permanent jobs citing Mercator 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.022% 0.009%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.045% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
UK excluding London average salary - £44,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.00%
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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10651 11015 11375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.24% 48.38% 51.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8421 8571 9243
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Mercator
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Mercator Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Mercator
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Mercator Salary Trend in the South East

Mercator
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
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