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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 369 398 344
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -54
Permanent jobs citing COM 72 57 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.25% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.97% 0.64% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 57 53 78
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,000 £60,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
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
7447 8897 8437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.57% 38.82% 37.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6484 7811 7489
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +26 33 £45,000 - 35
West Sussex +23 12 £40,000 +4.57% 14
Berkshire 0 9 £58,750 +67.85% 38
Oxfordshire +18 6 £52,500 +16.66% 14
Surrey +16 6 £30,000 -40.00% 51
Buckinghamshire +2 6 £46,000 +6.35% 15
COM
England

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 114 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 64 (56.14%) C#
3 56 (49.12%) .NET
4 55 (48.25%) MS Excel
5 52 (45.61%) SQL
6 50 (43.86%) SQL Server
7 46 (40.35%) Windows
8 40 (35.09%) Visual Studio
9 36 (31.58%) C++
9 36 (31.58%) Multithreading
10 34 (29.82%) Degree
11 33 (28.95%) STL
12 30 (26.32%) XML
13 27 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
14 26 (22.81%) ASP.NET
14 26 (22.81%) Java
14 26 (22.81%) MS Office
15 24 (21.05%) WCF
15 24 (21.05%) Salesforce.com
16 22 (19.30%) HTML
16 22 (19.30%) TDD
17 20 (17.54%) SOAP
17 20 (17.54%) OOD
17 20 (17.54%) TCP/IP
17 20 (17.54%) MVC
18 19 (16.67%) JavaScript
18 19 (16.67%) NHibernate
18 19 (16.67%) LINQ
18 19 (16.67%) Network Security
18 19 (16.67%) Moq

COM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (13.16%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (6.14%) SharePoint Server
2 7 (6.14%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.51%) IIS
4 4 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (3.51%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (2.63%) Apache
5 3 (2.63%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.75%) Lync
7 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.88%) Node.js
7 1 (0.88%) CMS
7 1 (0.88%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 55 (48.25%) MS Excel
2 26 (22.81%) MS Office
3 5 (4.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.51%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (3.51%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (3.51%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.75%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.88%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.88%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.53%) SaaS
2 6 (5.26%) Force.com
3 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.63%) Office 365
5 1 (0.88%) Yammer
5 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (17.54%) TCP/IP
2 19 (16.67%) Network Security
3 13 (11.40%) CTI
4 12 (10.53%) Internet
5 7 (6.14%) DNS
6 6 (5.26%) SAN
7 5 (4.39%) NAS
7 5 (4.39%) Intranet
8 4 (3.51%) DHCP
8 4 (3.51%) Wireless
9 3 (2.63%) VPN
10 2 (1.75%) HTTP
10 2 (1.75%) VoIP
10 2 (1.75%) Firewall
10 2 (1.75%) VLAN
11 1 (0.88%) WebEx
11 1 (0.88%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.88%) 3G
11 1 (0.88%) MPLS
11 1 (0.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (43.86%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (8.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (7.02%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (7.02%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.75%) Big Data
6 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 40 (35.09%) Visual Studio
2 19 (16.67%) Moq
3 6 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.88%) NUnit
General
1 10 (8.77%) Finance
2 6 (5.26%) Marketing
3 5 (4.39%) Retail
4 4 (3.51%) General Ledger
4 4 (3.51%) Publishing
5 3 (2.63%) Banking
6 2 (1.75%) Law
7 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.88%) Advertising
7 1 (0.88%) Automotive
7 1 (0.88%) Local Government
7 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 51 (44.74%) Developer
2 26 (22.81%) C# Developer
3 25 (21.93%) .NET Developer
4 19 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (12.28%) Analyst
6 11 (9.65%) C++ Software Engineer
6 11 (9.65%) Software Engineer
7 10 (8.77%) Administrator
7 10 (8.77%) Software Developer
8 8 (7.02%) Salesforce.com Developer
9 7 (6.14%) C# Software Developer
10 6 (5.26%) Senior Developer
10 6 (5.26%) Support Analyst
10 6 (5.26%) SharePoint Administrator
10 6 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (4.39%) Designer
11 5 (4.39%) SharePoint Developer
11 5 (4.39%) Support Engineer
11 5 (4.39%) Consultant
12 4 (3.51%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (49.12%) .NET
2 33 (28.95%) STL
3 30 (26.32%) XML
4 26 (22.81%) ASP.NET
5 24 (21.05%) WCF
6 22 (19.30%) HTML
7 20 (17.54%) SOAP
8 19 (16.67%) NHibernate
8 19 (16.67%) LINQ
8 19 (16.67%) REST
9 18 (15.79%) CSS
10 14 (12.28%) MFC
10 14 (12.28%) Qt
10 14 (12.28%) D-Bus
10 14 (12.28%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 13 (11.40%) jQuery
12 12 (10.53%) .NET Framework
13 11 (9.65%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (8.77%) Web Services
15 7 (6.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.51%) Client/Server
2 4 (3.51%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.51%) Data Integration
2 4 (3.51%) User Experience
3 2 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (1.75%) iPhone
3 2 (1.75%) Social Media
3 2 (1.75%) iPad
3 2 (1.75%) Private Cloud
3 2 (1.75%) Internet of Things
4 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.88%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.88%) IVR
4 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.88%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 46 (40.35%) Windows
2 9 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (7.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.51%) UNIX
5 4 (3.51%) Linux
5 4 (3.51%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.63%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.75%) Android
8 1 (0.88%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.88%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (31.58%) Multithreading
2 27 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (19.30%) TDD
4 20 (17.54%) OOD
4 20 (17.54%) MVC
5 16 (14.04%) Software Engineering
6 13 (11.40%) SDLC
7 12 (10.53%) Workflow
7 12 (10.53%) Migration
8 11 (9.65%) Project Management
9 10 (8.77%) Scrum
10 9 (7.89%) Service Delivery
11 8 (7.02%) ITIL
11 8 (7.02%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (5.26%) Service Management
12 6 (5.26%) Analytics
13 5 (4.39%) Data Analysis
13 5 (4.39%) Data Migration
13 5 (4.39%) Problem Management
13 5 (4.39%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 64 (56.14%) C#
2 52 (45.61%) SQL
3 36 (31.58%) C++
4 26 (22.81%) Java
5 19 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 6 (5.26%) Apex Code
7 5 (4.39%) PowerShell
7 5 (4.39%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.51%) C
9 3 (2.63%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.75%) VB
10 2 (1.75%) VB6
Qualifications
1 34 (29.82%) Degree
2 15 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (6.14%) MCSE
4 4 (3.51%) MCP
4 4 (3.51%) MCAD
4 4 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.51%) SAP Certification
5 3 (2.63%) CCNP
6 2 (1.75%) CCIE
6 2 (1.75%) CCA
6 2 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.75%) A+ Certification
6 2 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.75%) MCITP
7 1 (0.88%) GNVQ
7 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.88%) HP AIS
7 1 (0.88%) MCPD
7 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.51%) SLA
1 4 (3.51%) ISO 9001
1 4 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 11 (9.65%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.14%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.39%) vSphere
5 3 (2.63%) vCloud
6 2 (1.75%) XenServer
7 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.88%) XenApp
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.75%) TeamSite
1 2 (1.75%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (1.75%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (1.75%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.88%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 114 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (21.05%) Salesforce.com
3 14 (12.28%) VMware
4 8 (7.02%) HP
4 8 (7.02%) Oracle
5 6 (5.26%) Cisco
5 6 (5.26%) Siebel
6 5 (4.39%) Citrix
6 5 (4.39%) SAP
7 4 (3.51%) NetSuite
7 4 (3.51%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.75%) NetApp
8 2 (1.75%) Apple
8 2 (1.75%) Nintex
9 1 (0.88%) Eloqua
9 1 (0.88%) Acronis
9 1 (0.88%) Telerik
9 1 (0.88%) Infor
9 1 (0.88%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.88%) SonicWALL
Middlesex
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Smithers Pira
Salary: Competitive plus generous Benefits Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30’000 to £60 000 (+very competitive package!!!)
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Centric Resource
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £37000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Premier IT
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Gym
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Montash
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus + Medical + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £31200 per annum + Flexi Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago