The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 383 398 338
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -60
Permanent jobs citing COM 68 68 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.29% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.86% 0.75% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 55 60 93
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
COM
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7917 9113 8697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.93% 38.51% 38.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6860 7826 7742
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

COM
Salary Trend in the South East

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

COM Salary Trend in the South East

COM
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

COM Salary Histogram in the South East

COM
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(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
Hampshire +18 32 £42,500 +13.33% 23
West Sussex +18 10 £40,000 - 4
Surrey +3 10 £30,000 -40.00% 39
Berkshire -16 8 £50,000 +42.85% 30
Buckinghamshire +1 6 £41,750 -6.17% 14
Oxfordshire +14 5 £58,750 +30.55% 22
COM
England

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 99 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 50 (50.51%) MS Excel
3 49 (49.49%) C#
4 46 (46.46%) .NET
5 44 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 44 (44.44%) SQL
6 41 (41.41%) Windows
7 32 (32.32%) Visual Studio
8 28 (28.28%) MS Office
8 28 (28.28%) Multithreading
9 27 (27.27%) C++
10 26 (26.26%) XML
11 25 (25.25%) STL
11 25 (25.25%) Degree
12 22 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (20.20%) WCF
13 20 (20.20%) Java
14 19 (19.19%) ASP.NET
14 19 (19.19%) Salesforce.com
15 17 (17.17%) OOD
15 17 (17.17%) TCP/IP
16 16 (16.16%) Moq
16 16 (16.16%) REST
16 16 (16.16%) SOAP
16 16 (16.16%) HTML
16 16 (16.16%) LINQ
16 16 (16.16%) Network Security
16 16 (16.16%) NHibernate
17 15 (15.15%) SharePoint
18 14 (14.14%) TDD

COM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 15 (15.15%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.08%) SharePoint Server
2 8 (8.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (6.06%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.04%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (3.03%) Apache
5 3 (3.03%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.02%) CMS
6 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.02%) IIS
7 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.01%) Node.js
7 1 (1.01%) Lync
7 1 (1.01%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 50 (50.51%) MS Excel
2 28 (28.28%) MS Office
3 4 (4.04%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.02%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (2.02%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (4.04%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (4.04%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (2.02%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (1.01%) Agresso
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.01%) Infor CRM
3 1 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.10%) SaaS
2 4 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.03%) Office 365
3 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.02%) Force.com
5 1 (1.01%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.17%) TCP/IP
2 16 (16.16%) Network Security
3 12 (12.12%) CTI
3 12 (12.12%) Internet
4 7 (7.07%) DNS
5 5 (5.05%) SAN
5 5 (5.05%) Intranet
6 4 (4.04%) Wireless
6 4 (4.04%) DHCP
6 4 (4.04%) NAS
7 2 (2.02%) Firewall
7 2 (2.02%) VPN
7 2 (2.02%) VoIP
7 2 (2.02%) VLAN
8 1 (1.01%) 3G
8 1 (1.01%) MPLS
8 1 (1.01%) WAN
8 1 (1.01%) ADSL
8 1 (1.01%) Broadband
8 1 (1.01%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.07%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.02%) Big Data
6 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.01%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (32.32%) Visual Studio
2 16 (16.16%) Moq
3 6 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.01%) NUnit
General
1 10 (10.10%) Finance
2 7 (7.07%) Marketing
3 4 (4.04%) Retail
3 4 (4.04%) General Ledger
3 4 (4.04%) Publishing
4 3 (3.03%) Automotive
5 2 (2.02%) Banking
5 2 (2.02%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.02%) Back Office
6 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.01%) Law
6 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.01%) Advertising
6 1 (1.01%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 40 (40.40%) Developer
2 22 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 21 (21.21%) .NET Developer
4 17 (17.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (14.14%) Analyst
6 11 (11.11%) Administrator
7 8 (8.08%) C++ Software Engineer
7 8 (8.08%) Software Developer
7 8 (8.08%) Software Engineer
8 6 (6.06%) Support Analyst
8 6 (6.06%) SharePoint Administrator
9 5 (5.05%) SharePoint Developer
9 5 (5.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (5.05%) C# Software Developer
9 5 (5.05%) Designer
10 4 (4.04%) Salesforce.com Developer
10 4 (4.04%) Infrastructure Designer
10 4 (4.04%) Technical Designer
10 4 (4.04%) Service Analyst
10 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (46.46%) .NET
2 26 (26.26%) XML
3 25 (25.25%) STL
4 20 (20.20%) WCF
5 19 (19.19%) ASP.NET
6 16 (16.16%) HTML
6 16 (16.16%) SOAP
6 16 (16.16%) NHibernate
6 16 (16.16%) LINQ
6 16 (16.16%) REST
7 12 (12.12%) .NET Framework
8 11 (11.11%) Web Services
8 11 (11.11%) CSS
9 9 (9.09%) MFC
9 9 (9.09%) D-Bus
9 9 (9.09%) jQuery
9 9 (9.09%) Qt
9 9 (9.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 7 (7.07%) XSLT
11 6 (6.06%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.04%) User Experience
2 4 (4.04%) Client/Server
2 4 (4.04%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.04%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.02%) iPhone
3 2 (2.02%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (2.02%) iPad
3 2 (2.02%) Internet of Things
3 2 (2.02%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.01%) IVR
4 1 (1.01%) SCADA
4 1 (1.01%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.01%) CMDB
4 1 (1.01%) Blog
4 1 (1.01%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.01%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 41 (41.41%) Windows
2 9 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (8.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (5.05%) Windows XP
6 4 (4.04%) Linux
6 4 (4.04%) UNIX
7 3 (3.03%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.02%) Android
9 1 (1.01%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.01%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.01%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.28%) Multithreading
2 22 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (17.17%) OOD
4 14 (14.14%) TDD
5 13 (13.13%) Workflow
5 13 (13.13%) Migration
5 13 (13.13%) MVC
6 12 (12.12%) Project Management
7 11 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 9 (9.09%) ITIL
9 8 (8.08%) Service Delivery
9 8 (8.08%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (7.07%) Analytics
10 7 (7.07%) CRM
11 6 (6.06%) Scrum
12 5 (5.05%) Data Analysis
12 5 (5.05%) Service Management
12 5 (5.05%) Problem Management
12 5 (5.05%) Data Migration
13 4 (4.04%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (49.49%) C#
2 44 (44.44%) SQL
3 27 (27.27%) C++
4 20 (20.20%) Java
5 13 (13.13%) JavaScript
6 6 (6.06%) PowerShell
7 5 (5.05%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.03%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.03%) C
9 2 (2.02%) Apex Code
9 2 (2.02%) VB
9 2 (2.02%) VB6
10 1 (1.01%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (25.25%) Degree
2 13 (13.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.05%) MCSE
4 4 (4.04%) MCP
4 4 (4.04%) MCAD
4 4 (4.04%) SAP Certification
4 4 (4.04%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.03%) CCNP
6 2 (2.02%) CCA
6 2 (2.02%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.02%) A+ Certification
6 2 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.02%) CCIE
6 2 (2.02%) MCITP
7 1 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.01%) GNVQ
7 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.01%) HP AIS
7 1 (1.01%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) ISO 9001
1 4 (4.04%) SLA
1 4 (4.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 10 (10.10%) Active Directory
2 9 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.06%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.04%) vSphere
5 2 (2.02%) vCloud
5 2 (2.02%) XenServer
6 1 (1.01%) XenApp
6 1 (1.01%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (2.02%) TeamSite
1 2 (2.02%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (2.02%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (2.02%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 99 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (19.19%) Salesforce.com
3 13 (13.13%) VMware
4 9 (9.09%) Oracle
5 8 (8.08%) HP
6 7 (7.07%) Siebel
7 5 (5.05%) Cisco
7 5 (5.05%) SAP
8 4 (4.04%) NetSuite
8 4 (4.04%) Citrix
9 2 (2.02%) NetApp
9 2 (2.02%) Apple
9 2 (2.02%) Nintex
9 2 (2.02%) AppDynamics
10 1 (1.01%) LANDesk
10 1 (1.01%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.01%) Infor
10 1 (1.01%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.01%) Acronis
10 1 (1.01%) Eloqua
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
TEOCO
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Salt
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Centric Resource
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £340 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £40000 per annum + Uplift and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago