The table below looks at the statistics for COM+ skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM+ over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank 819 843 742
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -101
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 47 21 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.021% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.050% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 27 18 109
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -30.00%
COM+
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38738 42109 46353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 36.88% 41.19% 42.51%
Number of salaries quoted 33548 35852 41530
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

COM+
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

COM+ Jobs Demand Trend in England

COM+
Salary Trend in England

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

COM+ Salary Trend in England

COM+
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM+ across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

COM+ Salary Histogram in England

COM+
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM+ within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
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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
East of England 0 21 £50,000 -
South East +10 10 £33,500 -16.25% 2
London +29 8 £70,000 +40.00% 7
Yorkshire -20 7 £29,000 -27.50%
North West - 1 £30,000 -
COM+
UK

COM+
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 47 (55.29%) SQL Server
2 46 (54.12%) IIS
3 43 (50.59%) .NET
4 40 (47.06%) C#
5 34 (40.00%) Windows
6 31 (36.47%) SQL
7 30 (35.29%) Splunk
8 28 (32.94%) Microsoft
9 26 (30.59%) ASP.NET
10 25 (29.41%) JBoss
10 25 (29.41%) Apache
10 25 (29.41%) Tomcat
10 25 (29.41%) WebLogic
11 24 (28.24%) IBM
12 23 (27.06%) DataPower
13 22 (25.88%) C++
14 21 (24.71%) Middleware
14 21 (24.71%) XML
14 21 (24.71%) Configuration Management
14 21 (24.71%) Incident Management
14 21 (24.71%) Performance Tuning
14 21 (24.71%) Enterprise Software
14 21 (24.71%) VisualVM
14 21 (24.71%) Nagios
14 21 (24.71%) Opsview
15 18 (21.18%) JavaScript
16 17 (20.00%) T-SQL
16 17 (20.00%) SOAP
16 17 (20.00%) SharePoint
17 16 (18.82%) Degree

COM+
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 46 (54.12%) IIS
2 25 (29.41%) JBoss
2 25 (29.41%) Apache
2 25 (29.41%) Tomcat
2 25 (29.41%) WebLogic
3 17 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (7.06%) MS Exchange
5 5 (5.88%) SAS
6 4 (4.71%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.18%) CMS
7 1 (1.18%) WorkSite
Applications
1 14 (16.47%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.71%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.35%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.65%) SAN
2 10 (11.76%) Firewall
2 10 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (10.59%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (5.88%) LAN
4 5 (5.88%) WAN
5 3 (3.53%) Intranet
5 3 (3.53%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.35%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.18%) FTP
7 1 (1.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (55.29%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (7.06%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (5.88%) MS Access
6 2 (2.35%) DTS
6 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.18%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.18%) Big Data
7 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (24.71%) VisualVM
2 13 (15.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (7.06%) Visual Studio
4 4 (4.71%) NUnit
4 4 (4.71%) CruiseControl
4 4 (4.71%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (4.71%) Finance
2 3 (3.53%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.18%) Banking
3 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.18%) Back Office
3 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (32.94%) Analyst
2 26 (30.59%) Support Analyst
3 17 (20.00%) Applications Support
4 16 (18.82%) Developer
5 15 (17.65%) Applications Support Analyst
6 13 (15.29%) Support Technician
7 10 (11.76%) Middleware Analyst
7 10 (11.76%) Infrastructure Technician
7 10 (11.76%) Senior Technician
8 8 (9.41%) Technical Architect
8 8 (9.41%) Architect
8 8 (9.41%) Software Engineer
9 6 (7.06%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.71%) .NET Developer
10 4 (4.71%) C++ Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Integration Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) Technical Leader
10 4 (4.71%) Provisioning Engineer
11 3 (3.53%) C++ Software Developer
11 3 (3.53%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (50.59%) .NET
2 26 (30.59%) ASP.NET
3 21 (24.71%) XML
3 21 (24.71%) Middleware
4 17 (20.00%) SOAP
5 16 (18.82%) HTML
6 15 (17.65%) Ajax
7 14 (16.47%) CSS
8 13 (15.29%) Web Services
8 13 (15.29%) XHTML
9 11 (12.94%) XSLT
10 8 (9.41%) .NET Framework
10 8 (9.41%) WCF
11 6 (7.06%) Silverlight
12 4 (4.71%) LINQ
12 4 (4.71%) MFC
12 4 (4.71%) ADO.NET
13 2 (2.35%) NHibernate
13 2 (2.35%) WinForms
13 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.06%) DataPower
2 21 (24.71%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (12.94%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.53%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.18%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.18%) GIS
6 1 (1.18%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 34 (40.00%) Windows
2 14 (16.47%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (11.76%) Windows 7
5 4 (4.71%) UNIX
5 4 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.71%) Configuration Management
1 21 (24.71%) Incident Management
1 21 (24.71%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (14.12%) OO
3 11 (12.94%) Software Engineering
4 8 (9.41%) Change Control
4 8 (9.41%) Requirements Analysis
4 8 (9.41%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (8.24%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (8.24%) Migration
5 7 (8.24%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (7.06%) Scrum
7 5 (5.88%) UML
7 5 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (4.71%) Data Migration
8 4 (4.71%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (4.71%) OOP
8 4 (4.71%) Technical Analysis
9 3 (3.53%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 40 (47.06%) C#
2 31 (36.47%) SQL
3 22 (25.88%) C++
4 18 (21.18%) JavaScript
5 17 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 15 (17.65%) VB
7 13 (15.29%) VB6
8 8 (9.41%) Java
9 6 (7.06%) PowerShell
10 5 (5.88%) VBA
11 4 (4.71%) Perl
11 4 (4.71%) Delphi
12 3 (3.53%) VB.NET
12 3 (3.53%) VBScript
13 1 (1.18%) VC++
Qualifications
1 16 (18.82%) Degree
2 11 (12.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.18%) MCITP
4 1 (1.18%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.12%) WAI
2 3 (3.53%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (16.47%) Active Directory
2 13 (15.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.53%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (24.71%) Nagios
1 21 (24.71%) Opsview
2 9 (10.59%) EMC NetWorker
2 9 (10.59%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 30 (35.29%) Splunk
2 28 (32.94%) Microsoft
3 24 (28.24%) IBM
4 14 (16.47%) VMware
5 10 (11.76%) Cisco
5 10 (11.76%) EMC
6 5 (5.88%) Alterian
7 4 (4.71%) webMethods
7 4 (4.71%) Perforce
8 3 (3.53%) Oracle
9 2 (2.35%) Infragistics
10 1 (1.18%) Google
10 1 (1.18%) Sitecore
10 1 (1.18%) Facebook
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