The table below looks at the statistics for COM+ skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM+ over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank 244 241 264
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +23
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 8 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.10% 0.028% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.066% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 14
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
COM+
England

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2950 3048 4004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.44% 42.06% 44.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2509 2785 3467
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

COM+
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

COM+ Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

COM+
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

COM+ Salary Trend in the East of England

COM+
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM+ within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
Essex - 7 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire -7 1 - -
COM+
England

COM+
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 13 (65.00%) WebLogic
1 13 (65.00%) IIS
1 13 (65.00%) JBoss
1 13 (65.00%) Tomcat
1 13 (65.00%) Middleware
1 13 (65.00%) Opsview
2 12 (60.00%) VisualVM
2 12 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (60.00%) IBM
2 12 (60.00%) Nagios
2 12 (60.00%) DataPower
2 12 (60.00%) Splunk
3 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 10 (50.00%) .NET
4 9 (45.00%) Apache
4 9 (45.00%) Incident Management
4 9 (45.00%) Configuration Management
4 9 (45.00%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (35.00%) SOAP
5 7 (35.00%) SQL
5 7 (35.00%) C#
6 6 (30.00%) XML
7 4 (20.00%) Ajax
7 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (20.00%) ADO.NET
7 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
7 4 (20.00%) Web Services
7 4 (20.00%) MS Access

COM+
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 13 (65.00%) WebLogic
1 13 (65.00%) IIS
1 13 (65.00%) Tomcat
2 9 (45.00%) Apache
3 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (15.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) FTP
2 3 (15.00%) Internet
2 3 (15.00%) Firewall
2 3 (15.00%) Modbus
2 3 (15.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (20.00%) MS Access
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) VisualVM
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Analyst
1 12 (60.00%) Support Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Middleware Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Applications Support
4 5 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (20.00%) Systems Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Database Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Support Specialist
6 3 (15.00%) Integration Analyst
6 3 (15.00%) Middleware Specialist
6 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) Middleware
2 10 (50.00%) .NET
3 7 (35.00%) SOAP
4 6 (30.00%) XML
5 4 (20.00%) Ajax
5 4 (20.00%) Web Services
5 4 (20.00%) ADO.NET
5 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (15.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) DataPower
1 12 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) Wiki
3 2 (10.00%) Reference Data
3 2 (10.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Incident Management
1 9 (45.00%) Configuration Management
1 9 (45.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (15.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) C#
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (15.00%) Python
3 3 (15.00%) C++
3 3 (15.00%) Java
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) HNC
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 13 (65.00%) Opsview
2 12 (60.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) JBoss
2 12 (60.00%) IBM
2 12 (60.00%) Splunk
3 4 (20.00%) webMethods
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.00%) Software AG