The first table below looks at the demand for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 105 79 95
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +16
Permanent jobs citing COM 10 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.60% 0.36% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.61% 0.96% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 2
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £35,050 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £41,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
622 417 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.22% 37.87% 35.41%
Number of salaries quoted 441 272 410
Average salary £38,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.23% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
COM
Scotland

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

COM
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

COM Salary Trend in Edinburgh

COM
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

COM Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) Linux
3 11 (84.62%) Windows
4 10 (76.92%) TCP/IP
5 9 (69.23%) Red Hat
5 9 (69.23%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (69.23%) Windows 2000
5 9 (69.23%) SQL
5 9 (69.23%) MS Office
5 9 (69.23%) CRM
5 9 (69.23%) Windows XP
5 9 (69.23%) Windows Vista
5 9 (69.23%) SaaS
5 9 (69.23%) Windows 7
6 3 (23.08%) Marketing
6 3 (23.08%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) Automotive
6 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
6 3 (23.08%) Dutch Language
6 3 (23.08%) French Language
6 3 (23.08%) German Language
6 3 (23.08%) Spanish Language
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) Project Management
6 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (15.38%) Juniper
7 2 (15.38%) VPN
7 2 (15.38%) DNS
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (69.23%) MS Office
2 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (69.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) ADSL
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) VoIP
3 1 (7.69%) POP3
3 1 (7.69%) SMTP
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) LLU
3 1 (7.69%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Automotive
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
1 3 (23.08%) Dutch Language
1 3 (23.08%) French Language
1 3 (23.08%) German Language
1 3 (23.08%) Spanish Language
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Support Technician
1 5 (38.46%) Support Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Support
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Support Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Field Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Customer Support
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 11 (84.62%) Windows
3 9 (69.23%) Windows Vista
3 9 (69.23%) Windows 7
3 9 (69.23%) Windows 2000
3 9 (69.23%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) CRM
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) MCITP
2 2 (15.38%) MCSE
2 2 (15.38%) MCSA
3 1 (7.69%) CCA
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) XenApp
2 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
2 1 (7.69%) vSphere
2 1 (7.69%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) Red Hat
2 9 (69.23%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
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Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, flexitime
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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