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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 241 217 210
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -7
Permanent jobs citing COM 9 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% 0.31% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 0.70% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 6
Average salary £36,250 £33,300 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.85% +2.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
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
2564 2706 2322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.76% 44.16% 44.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2211 2334 2086
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South 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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Bristol -26 4 £40,000 +17.64% 6
Devon -6 3 £32,500 -27.77% 4
Dorset 0 1 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Gloucestershire -9 1 £35,000 - 4
COM
England

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 20 (66.67%) SQL
2 20 (66.67%) Windows
3 16 (53.33%) SQL Server
4 15 (50.00%) MS Office
4 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (46.67%) Finance
6 12 (40.00%) T-SQL
6 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (36.67%) N-Tier
7 11 (36.67%) Data Modelling
7 11 (36.67%) IIS
7 11 (36.67%) Client/Server
8 10 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
8 10 (33.33%) Migration
8 10 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
8 10 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (33.33%) Data Protection
9 9 (30.00%) C#
10 7 (23.33%) .NET
10 7 (23.33%) MVC
11 6 (20.00%) VMware
11 6 (20.00%) HTML
11 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
12 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
12 4 (13.33%) Firewall
12 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development

COM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 11 (36.67%) IIS
2 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.33%) Lync
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.33%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 15 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Firewall
2 3 (10.00%) MPLS
2 3 (10.00%) SAN
2 3 (10.00%) LAN
2 3 (10.00%) WAN
2 3 (10.00%) DHCP
2 3 (10.00%) DNS
3 2 (6.67%) Internet
3 2 (6.67%) TACACS
3 2 (6.67%) VPN
3 2 (6.67%) Wireless
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (6.67%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.33%) HTTPS
4 1 (3.33%) HTTP
4 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.33%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (3.33%) NUnit
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Law
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) SQL Server DBA
1 11 (36.67%) DBA
1 11 (36.67%) SQL DBA
2 7 (23.33%) Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior DBA
4 3 (10.00%) Senior SQL Server DBA
4 3 (10.00%) Senior SQL DBA
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Network Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) IT Support
6 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) .NET
2 6 (20.00%) HTML
2 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (10.00%) jQuery
3 3 (10.00%) CSS
3 3 (10.00%) Web Services
4 2 (6.67%) XML
4 2 (6.67%) XHTML
4 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.67%) WCF
4 2 (6.67%) HTML5
5 1 (3.33%) Dapper ORM
5 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (3.33%) Entity Framework
5 1 (3.33%) CSS3
5 1 (3.33%) NHibernate
5 1 (3.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (36.67%) N-Tier
2 11 (36.67%) Client/Server
3 10 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.00%) Linux
6 2 (6.67%) UNIX
7 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Data Modelling
2 10 (33.33%) Migration
2 10 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 10 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 7 (23.33%) MVC
4 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.00%) Time Management
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (6.67%) Regression Testing
6 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.33%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.33%) Communications Security
7 1 (3.33%) Open Source
7 1 (3.33%) Change Control
7 1 (3.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) SQL
2 12 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 9 (30.00%) C#
4 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.00%) Java
6 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.33%) C++
6 1 (3.33%) Delphi
6 1 (3.33%) VBScript
6 1 (3.33%) VB
6 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) CCNP
2 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) HP ASE
2 2 (6.67%) HP MASE
2 2 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.33%) MCPD
3 1 (3.33%) MCITP
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.33%) CCNA
3 1 (3.33%) MCSD
3 1 (3.33%) MCSE
3 1 (3.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.67%) vSphere
3 1 (3.33%) XenApp
3 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) SCCM
1 3 (10.00%) SCOM
2 2 (6.67%) SCVMM
2 2 (6.67%) SCDPM
3 1 (3.33%) Zenoss
3 1 (3.33%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (3.33%) WSUS
3 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (10.00%) HP
3 3 (10.00%) Cisco
3 3 (10.00%) Citrix
4 2 (6.67%) IronPort
4 2 (6.67%) Tripwire
4 2 (6.67%) ProCurve
4 2 (6.67%) Meraki
5 1 (3.33%) Sophos
5 1 (3.33%) Dell
5 1 (3.33%) Avaya
5 1 (3.33%) Juniper
5 1 (3.33%) Symantec
5 1 (3.33%) NetApp
5 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
Swindon, Wiltshire
Premier Media
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Radstock, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Amazing Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Montash
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Devon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Devon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £25,000 + company car + Laptop + Phone+ Much More
Posted: 11 days ago
Cirencester
CPS Group
Salary: £28k per year + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
St. Ives
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £25,000 dependent on experience + Pension
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Share Scheme
Posted: 25 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 26 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Bath
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Wiltshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + fantastic benefits package
Posted: 27 days ago
Exeter
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 28 days ago