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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank 234 237 261
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +24
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 18 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.25% 0.045% 0.012%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.63% 0.11% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 1
Average salary £50,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £25,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -50.00%
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
2846 2670 3557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 39.35% 40.44% 41.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2344 2281 3140
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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+
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM+ across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

COM+ Salary Histogram 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 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
Essex -6 17 £50,000 +81.81%
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
COM+
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 29 (90.63%) IIS
2 28 (87.50%) WebLogic
2 28 (87.50%) Apache
2 28 (87.50%) Tomcat
2 28 (87.50%) JBoss
3 26 (81.25%) IBM
4 25 (78.13%) DataPower
5 23 (71.88%) Configuration Management
5 23 (71.88%) Nagios
5 23 (71.88%) Middleware
5 23 (71.88%) Incident Management
5 23 (71.88%) Splunk
5 23 (71.88%) Enterprise Software
5 23 (71.88%) Performance Tuning
5 23 (71.88%) VisualVM
5 23 (71.88%) Opsview
6 7 (21.88%) Windows
7 5 (15.63%) webMethods
7 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (15.63%) GlassFish
8 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
9 3 (9.38%) C#
9 3 (9.38%) SQL
10 2 (6.25%) .NET
10 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
10 2 (6.25%) BCP
10 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
10 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (6.25%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 29 (90.63%) IIS
2 28 (87.50%) JBoss
2 28 (87.50%) Apache
2 28 (87.50%) Tomcat
2 28 (87.50%) WebLogic
3 5 (15.63%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.25%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (71.88%) VisualVM
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (75.00%) Analyst
1 24 (75.00%) Support Analyst
2 12 (37.50%) Applications Support
2 12 (37.50%) Applications Support Analyst
3 11 (34.38%) Middleware Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Provisioning Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Principal Architect
6 1 (3.13%) .NET Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Software Integration Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Systems Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) C++ Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.13%) Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (71.88%) Middleware
2 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.25%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) MFC
3 1 (3.13%) ADO.NET
3 1 (3.13%) ATL
3 1 (3.13%) CSS
3 1 (3.13%) SOAP
3 1 (3.13%) Web Services
3 1 (3.13%) MSMQ
3 1 (3.13%) Ajax
3 1 (3.13%) LINQ
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 25 (78.13%) DataPower
2 23 (71.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) Configuration Management
1 23 (71.88%) Incident Management
1 23 (71.88%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (6.25%) BCP
3 2 (6.25%) Scrum
3 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.13%) MVC
4 1 (3.13%) UML
4 1 (3.13%) OO
4 1 (3.13%) User Stories
4 1 (3.13%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) SQL
1 3 (9.38%) C#
2 1 (3.13%) C++
2 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
2 1 (3.13%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Systems Management
1 23 (71.88%) Nagios
1 23 (71.88%) Opsview
Vendors
1 26 (81.25%) IBM
2 23 (71.88%) Splunk
3 5 (15.63%) webMethods
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft