The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 156 154 157
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing COM 5 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% 0.20% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% 0.52% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 8
Average salary £40,000 £33,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £26,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £53,750 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -11.39%
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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1098 1163 1365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.82% 38.13% 41.50%
Number of salaries quoted 712 818 882
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

COM
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

COM Salary Trend in Scotland

COM
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Glasgow -9 5 £40,000 +23.07% 8
COM
UK

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) Data Centre
3 9 (75.00%) VPN
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco
3 9 (75.00%) Juniper
4 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 8 (66.67%) DNS
4 8 (66.67%) IIS
4 8 (66.67%) ITIL
5 7 (58.33%) Linux
5 7 (58.33%) ADSL
5 7 (58.33%) VoIP
5 7 (58.33%) Ethernet
5 7 (58.33%) LLU
6 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (25.00%) Windows
7 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 3 (25.00%) VMware
8 2 (16.67%) FWSM
8 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (16.67%) CentOS
8 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
8 2 (16.67%) Lync
8 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (16.67%) HSRP
8 2 (16.67%) Python

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 8 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (16.67%) Lync
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) VPN
2 8 (66.67%) DNS
3 7 (58.33%) ADSL
3 7 (58.33%) Ethernet
3 7 (58.33%) LLU
3 7 (58.33%) VoIP
4 2 (16.67%) BGP
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (16.67%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) FWSM
4 2 (16.67%) HSRP
4 2 (16.67%) IPv6
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) MPLS
4 2 (16.67%) OSPF
4 2 (16.67%) VLAN
4 2 (16.67%) VRRP
5 1 (8.33%) DHCP
5 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MorphX
General
1 2 (16.67%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Billing
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Support Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Technical Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Technical Support
1 7 (58.33%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (8.33%) SAN Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) CentOS
3 2 (16.67%) Debian
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) E-business
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) People Management
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CCNA
1 2 (16.67%) CCNP
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) Juniper
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) EMC
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) SAP
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