The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 57 51 59
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing COM 5 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.01% 2.17% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.47% 5.17% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 3
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
COM
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
144 174 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 29.21% 41.93% 56.03%
Number of salaries quoted 108 151 173
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COM across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

COM
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

COM Salary Trend in Cheltenham

COM
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

COM Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing COM 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 COM.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) vSphere
3 3 (50.00%) XenApp
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Symantec
3 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) MCITP
4 2 (33.33%) WSUS
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (33.33%) Sophos
4 2 (33.33%) CCNA
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing COM 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 COM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) HTTP
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (16.67%) TACACS
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Storage Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Backup Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) IT Architect
2 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) EqualLogic
2 1 (16.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) FreeNAS
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
2 1 (16.67%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (33.33%) MCITP
2 2 (33.33%) MCSA
2 2 (33.33%) MCSE
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) HP ASE
3 1 (16.67%) HP MASE
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (50.00%) vSphere
1 3 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
3 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Symantec
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 2 (33.33%) Sophos
5 1 (16.67%) Apple
5 1 (16.67%) Dell
5 1 (16.67%) EMC
5 1 (16.67%) IronPort
5 1 (16.67%) Meraki
5 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
5 1 (16.67%) ProCurve
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (16.67%) Tripwire