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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank 809 832 760
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -72
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 42 19 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.020% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.048% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 29 17 108
Average salary £50,000 £25,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £17,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £38,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £25,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -50.00%
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
36465 39914 44425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.05% 41.20% 42.45%
Number of salaries quoted 31637 33638 39845
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 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 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
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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 +6 18 £50,000 +81.81% 1
London +16 10 £50,000 +100.00% 15
South West -9 7 £32,500 +41.30%
Yorkshire -3 6 £30,000 -25.00%
South East -35 1 - -
COM+
UK

COM+
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 59 (68.60%) IIS
2 46 (53.49%) SQL Server
3 43 (50.00%) C#
4 41 (47.67%) .NET
5 36 (41.86%) SQL
6 33 (38.37%) Windows
7 32 (37.21%) Splunk
8 30 (34.88%) Microsoft
9 28 (32.56%) JBoss
9 28 (32.56%) Apache
9 28 (32.56%) Tomcat
9 28 (32.56%) WebLogic
10 26 (30.23%) IBM
10 26 (30.23%) ASP.NET
11 25 (29.07%) SQL Server 2008
11 25 (29.07%) DataPower
12 24 (27.91%) C++
13 23 (26.74%) XML
13 23 (26.74%) Nagios
13 23 (26.74%) Middleware
13 23 (26.74%) Configuration Management
13 23 (26.74%) Incident Management
13 23 (26.74%) Enterprise Software
13 23 (26.74%) Performance Tuning
13 23 (26.74%) VisualVM
13 23 (26.74%) Opsview
14 22 (25.58%) Web Services
14 22 (25.58%) T-SQL
15 20 (23.26%) Team Foundation Server
16 19 (22.09%) JavaScript

COM+
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 59 (68.60%) IIS
2 28 (32.56%) JBoss
2 28 (32.56%) Apache
2 28 (32.56%) Tomcat
2 28 (32.56%) WebLogic
3 17 (19.77%) SharePoint
4 6 (6.98%) MS Exchange
4 6 (6.98%) SAS
5 5 (5.81%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 19 (22.09%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.33%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.60%) SAN
2 10 (11.63%) Firewall
2 10 (11.63%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (10.47%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (6.98%) LAN
4 6 (6.98%) WAN
5 5 (5.81%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.49%) HTTP
7 2 (2.33%) Intranet
7 2 (2.33%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.16%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (53.49%) SQL Server
2 25 (29.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (8.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (8.14%) SQL Server 2000
3 7 (8.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (8.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (8.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (6.98%) MS Access
5 5 (5.81%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.33%) DTS
7 1 (1.16%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.16%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (26.74%) VisualVM
2 20 (23.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (8.14%) NUnit
3 7 (8.14%) CruiseControl
3 7 (8.14%) TeamCity
4 5 (5.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (12.79%) Finance
2 3 (3.49%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.16%) Back Office
3 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (32.56%) Analyst
1 28 (32.56%) Support Analyst
2 20 (23.26%) Developer
3 19 (22.09%) Applications Support
4 16 (18.60%) Applications Support Analyst
5 14 (16.28%) Support Technician
6 11 (12.79%) Middleware Analyst
7 10 (11.63%) Infrastructure Technician
7 10 (11.63%) Senior Technician
8 7 (8.14%) Architect
9 6 (6.98%) Technical Architect
9 6 (6.98%) .NET Developer
10 5 (5.81%) C# Developer
10 5 (5.81%) Provisioning Engineer
10 5 (5.81%) Integration Engineer
11 4 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
12 3 (3.49%) Applications Support Technician
12 3 (3.49%) Software Developer
12 3 (3.49%) Software Engineer
13 2 (2.33%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (47.67%) .NET
2 26 (30.23%) ASP.NET
3 23 (26.74%) XML
3 23 (26.74%) Middleware
4 22 (25.58%) Web Services
5 17 (19.77%) .NET Framework
6 15 (17.44%) HTML
7 13 (15.12%) SOAP
7 13 (15.12%) XSLT
8 12 (13.95%) XHTML
9 11 (12.79%) LINQ
10 10 (11.63%) WCF
10 10 (11.63%) ADO.NET
11 7 (8.14%) CSS
11 7 (8.14%) WSDL
11 7 (8.14%) XML Schema
11 7 (8.14%) XSL
12 6 (6.98%) Ajax
13 4 (4.65%) MFC
14 3 (3.49%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 25 (29.07%) DataPower
2 23 (26.74%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (17.44%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.16%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.16%) GIS
5 1 (1.16%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 33 (38.37%) Windows
2 14 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (12.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (11.63%) Windows 7
5 7 (8.14%) UNIX
6 5 (5.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.74%) Configuration Management
1 23 (26.74%) Incident Management
1 23 (26.74%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (13.95%) OO
3 11 (12.79%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (11.63%) Scrum
5 9 (10.47%) MVC
5 9 (10.47%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (9.30%) UML
6 8 (9.30%) Change Control
7 7 (8.14%) Technical Analysis
7 7 (8.14%) Mentoring
7 7 (8.14%) Coaching
7 7 (8.14%) OOP
7 7 (8.14%) Performance Testing
7 7 (8.14%) Load Testing
8 6 (6.98%) Software Engineering
8 6 (6.98%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (6.98%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 43 (50.00%) C#
2 36 (41.86%) SQL
3 24 (27.91%) C++
4 22 (25.58%) T-SQL
5 19 (22.09%) JavaScript
6 12 (13.95%) VB
6 12 (13.95%) VB6
7 9 (10.47%) PowerShell
8 7 (8.14%) Perl
8 7 (8.14%) PHP
9 6 (6.98%) VBA
10 4 (4.65%) Delphi
11 2 (2.33%) Java
12 1 (1.16%) VBScript
12 1 (1.16%) VC++
12 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (12.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (8.14%) Degree
3 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.16%) MCITP
4 1 (1.16%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) SLA
1 3 (3.49%) WAI
System Software
1 16 (18.60%) Active Directory
2 13 (15.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.49%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (26.74%) Nagios
1 23 (26.74%) Opsview
2 9 (10.47%) EMC NetWorker
2 9 (10.47%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 32 (37.21%) Splunk
2 30 (34.88%) Microsoft
3 26 (30.23%) IBM
4 14 (16.28%) VMware
5 10 (11.63%) Cisco
5 10 (11.63%) EMC
6 7 (8.14%) Perforce
7 6 (6.98%) Alterian
8 5 (5.81%) webMethods
9 1 (1.16%) Google
9 1 (1.16%) Sitecore
9 1 (1.16%) Facebook
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + BONUS & BENIFITS OTE £180
Posted: 6 days ago
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