The first table below looks at the demand for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 23 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 Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank - 55 79
Permanent jobs citing COM 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.42% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.83% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £32,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.81%
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.64% -2.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
368 241 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 55.42% 50.52% 49.85%
Number of salaries quoted 328 211 289
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
COM
North West

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

COM
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

COM Salary Trend in Merseyside

COM
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) PSTN
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) WEP
1 1 (100.00%) WPA
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) PSTN
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) WEP
1 1 (100.00%) WPA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car, Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Training
Posted: 8 days ago
Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + certifications, pension, bonuses
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + niche, benefits, great pension
Posted: 23 days ago
Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + certifications, pension, bonuses
Posted: 27 days ago