The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 104 99 86
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Permanent jobs citing COM 1 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.071% 0.42% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 1.13% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 5
Average salary £55,000 £30,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.33% -15.49%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.67%
COM
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
521 529 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.13% 36.99% 35.91%
Number of salaries quoted 411 371 280
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £48,187
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle
4 4 (40.00%) MS Office
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) DNS
4 4 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (30.00%) IIS
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (30.00%) ADSL
5 3 (30.00%) VoIP
5 3 (30.00%) Ethernet
5 3 (30.00%) VPN
5 3 (30.00%) Juniper
5 3 (30.00%) Hyperion
5 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (30.00%) HFM
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (30.00%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (30.00%) IIS
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) HFM
1 3 (30.00%) Dynamics GP
1 3 (30.00%) FRx
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) LLU
2 3 (30.00%) ADSL
2 3 (30.00%) VoIP
2 3 (30.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (30.00%) VPN
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (10.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) IT Finance Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Support
1 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Security Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Debian
4 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) SIEM
3 1 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Telemarketing
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CISSP
1 2 (20.00%) SSCP
1 2 (20.00%) CEH
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (30.00%) Juniper
4 3 (30.00%) Hyperion
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (10.00%) VMware
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sumerian Europe
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 25 days ago