The first table below looks at the demand for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 10 July 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 223 235 236
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Permanent jobs citing COM 20 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.29% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.65% 0.34% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 9
Average salary £30,000 £27,204 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.27% -31.99%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3081 3568 3498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.09% 48.32% 47.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2575 3187 3230
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
COM
England

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

COM
Salary Trend in the North West

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

COM Salary Trend in the North West

COM
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM across the North West region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

COM Salary Histogram in the North West

COM
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the North West region over the 3 months to 10 July 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
Manchester +18 15 £26,500 -26.89% 46
Cheshire +2 4 £30,000 -6.97% 9
COM
England

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 30 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) CRM
3 8 (26.67%) MS Office
3 8 (26.67%) Project Management
3 8 (26.67%) Degree
4 7 (23.33%) Finance
4 7 (23.33%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (23.33%) ITIL
4 7 (23.33%) SQL
5 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (16.67%) Office 365
7 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (13.33%) VMware
7 4 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (13.33%) Citrix
7 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
7 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (10.00%) HTTPS
8 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
8 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
8 3 (10.00%) C
8 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (10.00%) PMI
8 3 (10.00%) PMI Certification

COM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.67%) CMS
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Office
2 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (6.67%) SAN
2 2 (6.67%) WAN
2 2 (6.67%) HTTP
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) VPN
3 1 (3.33%) Network Security
3 1 (3.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.33%) NAS
3 1 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (3.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) QlikView
4 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Law
2 1 (3.33%) Legal
2 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) Developer
2 4 (13.33%) Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Coordinator
3 3 (10.00%) Account Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Business Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Lead Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Account Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Manager
4 2 (6.67%) CRM Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) MDX
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) PMI
1 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) EqualLogic
3 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Phone 8
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Phone
4 1 (3.33%) Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.33%) CentOS
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) CRM
2 8 (26.67%) Project Management
3 7 (23.33%) ITIL
4 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (10.00%) Business Development
6 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (10.00%) CMMI
7 2 (6.67%) Change Management
7 2 (6.67%) Data Management
7 2 (6.67%) Document Management
7 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (6.67%) OpenUP
8 1 (3.33%) Data Entry
8 1 (3.33%) Time Management
8 1 (3.33%) Dimensional Modelling
8 1 (3.33%) Information Assurance
8 1 (3.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) C
3 1 (3.33%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) C++
3 1 (3.33%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.33%) MCITP
3 1 (3.33%) MCP
3 1 (3.33%) HND
3 1 (3.33%) MCSE
3 1 (3.33%) CCNA
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.33%) VCAP
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
1 1 (3.33%) BS7799
1 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.33%) XenApp
4 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) SCOM
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (23.33%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (13.33%) VMware
3 4 (13.33%) Citrix
4 2 (6.67%) NetApp
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) NetSuite
5 1 (3.33%) Veeam
5 1 (3.33%) Twitter
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.33%) Cognizant
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) Dell
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle
5 1 (3.33%) Siebel
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
North West
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Cool Work environment
Posted: 11 hours ago
Heywood, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £24000.00 - £25500.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Networking People
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + benefits+bonusagile
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, pension, Car allowence
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Roc Search
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago