The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 213 180 213
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +33
Permanent jobs citing COM 23 44 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.38% 0.82% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.88% 1.86% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 19 32 17
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2612 2362 2517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.24% 43.87% 44.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2375 2121 2269
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

COM
Salary Trend in the South West

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

COM Salary Trend in the South West

COM
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

COM Salary Histogram in the South West

COM
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Gloucestershire -2 16 £34,000 -24.44% 6
Devon +5 2 - - 1
Bristol -27 2 £42,500 +30.76% 20
Dorset -28 2 £40,000 +23.07% 10
Wiltshire -6 1 - - 10
COM
England

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 30 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (70.00%) SQL
3 20 (66.67%) Windows
4 19 (63.33%) SQL Server
5 18 (60.00%) MS Office
5 18 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (53.33%) T-SQL
7 15 (50.00%) Client/Server
7 15 (50.00%) Migration
8 14 (46.67%) Data Protection
8 14 (46.67%) Data Protection Act
8 14 (46.67%) Finance
8 14 (46.67%) Capacity Planning
8 14 (46.67%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (46.67%) Performance Monitoring
8 14 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (46.67%) N-Tier
8 14 (46.67%) Data Modelling
8 14 (46.67%) IIS
8 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (23.33%) C#
10 5 (16.67%) .NET
10 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
10 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
10 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
11 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
11 4 (13.33%) MVC

COM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 (46.67%) IIS
2 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.33%) Lync
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.33%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 18 (60.00%) MS Office
2 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) DHCP
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (63.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) SQL DBA
1 14 (46.67%) DBA
2 8 (26.67%) SQL Server DBA
3 4 (13.33%) Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Support Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.33%) Sales Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) .NET
1 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.67%) jQuery
2 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (6.67%) Qt
2 2 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (6.67%) D-Bus
2 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (6.67%) CSS
2 2 (6.67%) STL
2 2 (6.67%) MFC
2 2 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (3.33%) WinForms
3 1 (3.33%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) HTML5
3 1 (3.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 14 (46.67%) Data Protection Act
2 14 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (46.67%) N-Tier
3 2 (6.67%) CCTV
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 18 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.67%) UNIX
5 2 (6.67%) Linux
6 1 (3.33%) Solaris
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Migration
2 14 (46.67%) Data Protection
2 14 (46.67%) Capacity Planning
2 14 (46.67%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (46.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 14 (46.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (13.33%) MVC
4 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.67%) Multithreading
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (3.33%) Workflow
6 1 (3.33%) Email Management
6 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.33%) Supplier Management
6 1 (3.33%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) SQL
2 16 (53.33%) T-SQL
3 7 (23.33%) C#
4 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) C++
5 1 (3.33%) Java
5 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) MCITP
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
1 2 (6.67%) MCSE
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) HP ASE
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) SCCM
1 3 (10.00%) SCOM
2 2 (6.67%) MOM
3 1 (3.33%) SCDPM
3 1 (3.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) Adobe
4 1 (3.33%) Symantec
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.33%) IBM
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 7 hours ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + pension. 25 days holiday, bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + pension, flexi time, 24 days holiday
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Poole
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + profit share scheme + car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
South West England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Home Working + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
White Horse Employment Network Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 per year, plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance + Microsoft Certs
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car allowance, Paid MS certs!
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance, Paid MS certs!
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits Package/ MS Gold Partner
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 4 days ago