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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 394 359 332
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -27
Permanent jobs citing COM 45 65 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.32% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 0.80% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 34 50 82
Average salary £41,250 £41,750 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +12.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £53,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
7441 8116 8028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.27% 39.42% 38.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6479 6770 7263
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 +3 20 £45,000 +30.43% 25
Surrey -18 9 £37,500 -25.00% 33
Berkshire -15 8 £50,000 +40.84% 38
West Sussex +4 5 £40,000 - 12
Oxfordshire +11 4 £30,000 -33.33% 12
Buckinghamshire +10 2 £50,750 +26.87% 16
COM
England

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 62 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 32 (51.61%) .NET
3 31 (50.00%) SQL
4 30 (48.39%) MS Excel
5 29 (46.77%) C#
6 28 (45.16%) SQL Server
7 26 (41.94%) Windows
8 19 (30.65%) Visual Studio
9 16 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (25.81%) Multithreading
10 15 (24.19%) XML
10 15 (24.19%) MS Office
11 14 (22.58%) SharePoint
11 14 (22.58%) Degree
11 14 (22.58%) WCF
12 13 (20.97%) C++
12 13 (20.97%) ASP.NET
12 13 (20.97%) STL
13 11 (17.74%) Web Services
13 11 (17.74%) Java
13 11 (17.74%) OOD
13 11 (17.74%) TCP/IP
14 10 (16.13%) SOAP
14 10 (16.13%) Workflow
14 10 (16.13%) .NET Framework
14 10 (16.13%) NHibernate
14 10 (16.13%) Network Security
14 10 (16.13%) LINQ
14 10 (16.13%) Moq
14 10 (16.13%) REST

COM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 14 (22.58%) SharePoint
2 8 (12.90%) SharePoint Server
2 8 (12.90%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (9.68%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.84%) IIS
4 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.84%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.23%) TeamSite
6 1 (1.61%) NetWeaver
6 1 (1.61%) CMS
6 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.61%) Lync
Applications
1 30 (48.39%) MS Excel
2 15 (24.19%) MS Office
3 5 (8.06%) MS Visio
4 4 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (4.84%) AutoCAD
6 2 (3.23%) MS Project
7 1 (1.61%) Revit
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.84%) Office 365
2 2 (3.23%) SaaS
3 1 (1.61%) PaaS
3 1 (1.61%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.74%) TCP/IP
2 10 (16.13%) Network Security
3 9 (14.52%) CTI
4 8 (12.90%) Internet
5 4 (6.45%) DNS
6 3 (4.84%) SAN
7 2 (3.23%) Intranet
7 2 (3.23%) Firewall
7 2 (3.23%) Wireless
7 2 (3.23%) DHCP
7 2 (3.23%) VoIP
7 2 (3.23%) NAS
8 1 (1.61%) WAN
8 1 (1.61%) SMTP
8 1 (1.61%) ADSL
8 1 (1.61%) Broadband
8 1 (1.61%) LAN
8 1 (1.61%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.61%) FTP
8 1 (1.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (45.16%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (8.06%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (30.65%) Visual Studio
2 10 (16.13%) Moq
3 4 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.61%) NUnit
General
1 4 (6.45%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Automotive
2 3 (4.84%) Marketing
3 2 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.23%) Back Office
3 2 (3.23%) Publishing
3 2 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (1.61%) Local Government
4 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.61%) Advertising
4 1 (1.61%) French Language
4 1 (1.61%) German Language
Job Titles
1 26 (41.94%) Developer
2 10 (16.13%) .NET Developer
2 10 (16.13%) C# Developer
3 8 (12.90%) Administrator
3 8 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (11.29%) Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Software Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Business Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) SharePoint Developer
6 5 (8.06%) SharePoint Administrator
7 4 (6.45%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Technical Support
8 3 (4.84%) Design Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Server Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Technical Designer
9 2 (3.23%) Technical Support Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Process Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (51.61%) .NET
2 15 (24.19%) XML
3 14 (22.58%) WCF
4 13 (20.97%) ASP.NET
4 13 (20.97%) STL
5 11 (17.74%) Web Services
6 10 (16.13%) SOAP
6 10 (16.13%) LINQ
6 10 (16.13%) NHibernate
6 10 (16.13%) .NET Framework
6 10 (16.13%) REST
7 8 (12.90%) HTML
8 7 (11.29%) CSS
9 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (8.06%) jQuery
11 4 (6.45%) WPF
12 3 (4.84%) JSON
12 3 (4.84%) MFC
12 3 (4.84%) Ajax
12 3 (4.84%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.23%) User Experience
2 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.23%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.61%) Blog
3 1 (1.61%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.61%) Social Media
3 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.61%) IVR
3 1 (1.61%) SCADA
3 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.61%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 26 (41.94%) Windows
2 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (6.45%) Linux
5 2 (3.23%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.23%) UNIX
5 2 (3.23%) Android
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (25.81%) Multithreading
2 11 (17.74%) OOD
3 10 (16.13%) Workflow
4 9 (14.52%) ITIL
4 9 (14.52%) CRM
4 9 (14.52%) Project Management
5 8 (12.90%) Migration
6 7 (11.29%) MVC
7 5 (8.06%) Scrum
7 5 (8.06%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.45%) TDD
8 4 (6.45%) Service Delivery
8 4 (6.45%) OO
9 3 (4.84%) Service Management
9 3 (4.84%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.84%) Waterfall
9 3 (4.84%) Analytics
10 2 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (50.00%) SQL
2 29 (46.77%) C#
3 13 (20.97%) C++
4 11 (17.74%) Java
5 7 (11.29%) JavaScript
6 6 (9.68%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.84%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.23%) C
8 2 (3.23%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.61%) VBScript
9 1 (1.61%) Perl
9 1 (1.61%) PHP
9 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (22.58%) Degree
2 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (11.29%) VCP4
4 4 (6.45%) MCSE
5 2 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.23%) MCITP
6 1 (1.61%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (1.61%) GNVQ
6 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) HP AIS
6 1 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.61%) MCP
6 1 (1.61%) MCAD
6 1 (1.61%) HND
6 1 (1.61%) CCNP
6 1 (1.61%) CCNA
6 1 (1.61%) CCA
6 1 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.06%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.45%) vSphere
5 2 (3.23%) vCloud
6 1 (1.61%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.61%) XenApp
6 1 (1.61%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 62 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.52%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (12.90%) VMware
4 5 (8.06%) HP
4 5 (8.06%) Oracle
5 3 (4.84%) Siebel
5 3 (4.84%) Cisco
5 3 (4.84%) Citrix
6 2 (3.23%) SAP
6 2 (3.23%) NetApp
6 2 (3.23%) Nintex
7 1 (1.61%) Symantec
7 1 (1.61%) Telerik
7 1 (1.61%) Google
7 1 (1.61%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.61%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.61%) Acronis
7 1 (1.61%) Eloqua
7 1 (1.61%) IBM
7 1 (1.61%) Juniper
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum
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Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus company bonus and benefits
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