The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 87 89 84
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing COM 9 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.76% 0.20% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.49% 0.61% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 5
Average salary £40,000 £18,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+122.22% -51.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £18,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £18,000 £46,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%
COM
Wales

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
361 326 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 30.57% 33.13% 42.76%
Number of salaries quoted 316 295 400
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

COM
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

COM Salary Trend in South Wales

COM
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

COM Salary Histogram in South Wales

COM
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 6 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
Caerphilly - 6 £45,000 - 1
Newport -9 1 £20,000 +11.11%
Bridgend - 1 £16,000 - 2
Cardiff - 1 £35,000 - 1
COM
Wales

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (40.00%) SAP
3 6 (40.00%) ISO 9001
3 6 (40.00%) HP
3 6 (40.00%) SAP Certification
4 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
4 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (20.00%) People Management
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco
5 3 (20.00%) Clustering
5 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (20.00%) UNIX
5 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (20.00%) Firewall
6 2 (13.33%) Information Security
6 2 (13.33%) Internet
6 2 (13.33%) Veritas
6 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
6 2 (13.33%) Solaris
6 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
6 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (13.33%) Product Management
7 1 (6.67%) Zend
7 1 (6.67%) VMware Server

COM
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 1 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) MPLS
3 1 (6.67%) OSPF
3 1 (6.67%) BGP
3 1 (6.67%) HTTP
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
3 1 (6.67%) IPv6
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) BIG-IP
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security
3 1 (6.67%) NetScaler
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (6.67%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Operations Manager
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Support Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) MI Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) DBA
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
3 1 (6.67%) UNIX Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) CMDB
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) UNIX
3 2 (13.33%) Solaris
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (20.00%) People Management
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security
3 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (13.33%) Product Management
4 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) Resilience Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Product Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) ISMS
4 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PHP
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) SAP Certification
2 1 (6.67%) RHCE
2 1 (6.67%) CISA
2 1 (6.67%) CISM
2 1 (6.67%) GSEC
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) CRISC
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) CISSP
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) ISO 9001
1 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Firmware
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (6.67%) Nessus
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
1 1 (6.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
3 6 (40.00%) HP
3 6 (40.00%) SAP
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (13.33%) Veritas
5 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (6.67%) Remedy
6 1 (6.67%) Dell
6 1 (6.67%) Citrix
6 1 (6.67%) NetApp
6 1 (6.67%) Zend
6 1 (6.67%) Qualys
6 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
6 1 (6.67%) 3PAR
6 1 (6.67%) F5
6 1 (6.67%) LogRhythm
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Health Insurance, Pension, R
Posted: 2 days ago
Pontypool, Gwent
BAE Systems
Posted: 5 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago