The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 132 121 163
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +42
Permanent jobs citing COM 11 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.47% 0.30% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.39% 0.74% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 9
Average salary £100,000 £46,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+116.21% +23.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
COM
East of 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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
791 813 1167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 34.08% 40.71% 39.29%
Number of salaries quoted 676 713 974
Average salary £45,000 £39,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% -12.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

COM
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

COM Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

COM
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

COM Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

COM
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
(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
Watford -1 9 £100,000 -
COM
East of England

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (55.00%) Degree
3 10 (50.00%) VMware
4 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (40.00%) Finance
5 8 (40.00%) Windows
6 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (30.00%) LAN
7 6 (30.00%) SQL
7 6 (30.00%) Citrix
7 6 (30.00%) WAN
7 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (25.00%) Financial Analysis
8 5 (25.00%) XenApp
8 5 (25.00%) E-business
8 5 (25.00%) Change Management
8 5 (25.00%) Data Management
8 5 (25.00%) Tivoli
8 5 (25.00%) BMC
8 5 (25.00%) CA
8 5 (25.00%) NetApp
8 5 (25.00%) Ethernet
8 5 (25.00%) Cisco
8 5 (25.00%) IBM
8 5 (25.00%) EMC
8 5 (25.00%) HP
8 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (20.00%) MS Office

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (15.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Lync
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.00%) Content Management Server
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (5.00%) SugarCRM
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.00%) SalesLogix
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.00%) PaaS
3 1 (5.00%) Google Apps
3 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) LAN
1 6 (30.00%) WAN
2 5 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 4 (20.00%) DNS
4 3 (15.00%) DHCP
5 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.00%) VPN
6 1 (5.00%) ISDN
6 1 (5.00%) PBX
6 1 (5.00%) VoIP
6 1 (5.00%) MPLS
6 1 (5.00%) Firewall
6 1 (5.00%) Wireless
6 1 (5.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (15.00%) SQLPlus
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.00%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) NUnit
1 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (20.00%) Retail
3 3 (15.00%) Electronics
4 2 (10.00%) Advertising
5 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Architect
1 6 (30.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) Implementation Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Support
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Server Support
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
1 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (20.00%) XML
2 3 (15.00%) OCX
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.00%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.00%) Ajax
4 1 (5.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.00%) WCF
4 1 (5.00%) LINQ
4 1 (5.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.00%) Social Media
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) AS400
2 1 (5.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.00%) VMS
4 1 (5.00%) Solaris
4 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (25.00%) Change Management
1 5 (25.00%) E-business
1 5 (25.00%) Data Management
1 5 (25.00%) Financial Analysis
2 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.00%) CRM
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) TDD
3 2 (10.00%) MVC
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) OOP
4 1 (5.00%) OO
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) ERP
4 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) Scrum
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) C
2 3 (15.00%) C#
2 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.00%) X++
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) HND
3 1 (5.00%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (25.00%) XenApp
3 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (10.00%) Terminal Services
4 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (15.00%) Data Guard
3 1 (5.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (30.00%) Citrix
4 5 (25.00%) HP
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco
4 5 (25.00%) IBM
4 5 (25.00%) BMC
4 5 (25.00%) CA
4 5 (25.00%) NetApp
4 5 (25.00%) EMC
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle
6 1 (5.00%) Siebel
6 1 (5.00%) Dell
6 1 (5.00%) Avaya
6 1 (5.00%) Sage
6 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (5.00%) Google
6 1 (5.00%) Kaseya
6 1 (5.00%) hybris
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible Benefits, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday, Life Insurance
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago