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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 220 183 204
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +21
Permanent jobs citing COM 22 42 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.37% 0.79% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.85% 1.84% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 20 36 16
Average salary £36,250 £36,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £32,500 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £49,300
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2576 2279 2370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.10% 42.99% 44.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2354 2046 2152
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,000 £48,000
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 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 4 March 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 4 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
Gloucestershire -4 15 £36,250 -19.44% 4
Devon +3 3 £32,250 -35.50% 6
Dorset -29 2 £40,000 +23.07% 17
Wiltshire +4 1 £41,500 -7.77% 8
Bristol -22 1 £47,500 +46.15% 16
COM
England

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 33 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (72.73%) SQL
3 21 (63.64%) Windows
4 20 (60.61%) SQL Server
5 19 (57.58%) MS Office
5 19 (57.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (54.55%) T-SQL
7 17 (51.52%) Client/Server
7 17 (51.52%) Migration
8 16 (48.48%) Finance
8 16 (48.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (48.48%) N-Tier
8 16 (48.48%) IIS
8 16 (48.48%) Data Modelling
8 16 (48.48%) Capacity Planning
8 16 (48.48%) Performance Tuning
8 16 (48.48%) Performance Monitoring
8 16 (48.48%) Data Protection Act
8 16 (48.48%) Data Protection
8 16 (48.48%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (24.24%) C#
10 6 (18.18%) .NET
10 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
10 6 (18.18%) VMware
11 5 (15.15%) MVC
11 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
12 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
12 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange

COM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 16 (48.48%) IIS
2 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
3 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 19 (57.58%) MS Office
2 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) SAN
1 2 (6.06%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) LAN
2 1 (3.03%) WAN
2 1 (3.03%) DHCP
2 1 (3.03%) VPN
2 1 (3.03%) DNS
2 1 (3.03%) Wireless
2 1 (3.03%) MPLS
2 1 (3.03%) TACACS
2 1 (3.03%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (60.61%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (48.48%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) DBA
1 16 (48.48%) SQL DBA
2 10 (30.30%) SQL Server DBA
3 5 (15.15%) Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Senior SQL DBA
4 2 (6.06%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Senior DBA
4 2 (6.06%) Senior SQL Server DBA
4 2 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Coordinator
4 2 (6.06%) Administrator
4 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Support Specialist
5 1 (3.03%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) .NET
1 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.06%) jQuery
2 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
2 2 (6.06%) WCF
2 2 (6.06%) Qt
2 2 (6.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
2 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (6.06%) D-Bus
2 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (6.06%) CSS
2 2 (6.06%) STL
2 2 (6.06%) Web Services
2 2 (6.06%) MFC
2 2 (6.06%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) HTML5
3 1 (3.03%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (51.52%) Client/Server
2 16 (48.48%) N-Tier
2 16 (48.48%) Data Protection Act
2 16 (48.48%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) CCTV
4 1 (3.03%) Clustering
4 1 (3.03%) Open Source
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Windows
2 19 (57.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (48.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.06%) UNIX
5 2 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Migration
2 16 (48.48%) Data Modelling
2 16 (48.48%) Capacity Planning
2 16 (48.48%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (48.48%) Performance Monitoring
2 16 (48.48%) Data Protection
3 5 (15.15%) MVC
4 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.06%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.03%) ITIL
6 1 (3.03%) Workflow
6 1 (3.03%) Email Management
6 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (72.73%) SQL
2 18 (54.55%) T-SQL
3 8 (24.24%) C#
4 2 (6.06%) C++
4 2 (6.06%) Java
4 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) MCITP
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
1 2 (6.06%) HP ASE
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.06%) MCSE
2 1 (3.03%) CCNP
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.03%) VCP4
2 1 (3.03%) HP MASE
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
2 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) SCCM
1 3 (9.09%) SCOM
2 1 (3.03%) MOM
2 1 (3.03%) SCDPM
2 1 (3.03%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) VMware
3 3 (9.09%) HP
4 2 (6.06%) Citrix
4 2 (6.06%) Adobe
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco
5 1 (3.03%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.03%) IBM
5 1 (3.03%) Symantec
5 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.03%) Juniper
5 1 (3.03%) Dell
5 1 (3.03%) Meraki
5 1 (3.03%) IronPort
5 1 (3.03%) ProCurve
5 1 (3.03%) Tripwire
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Car, 24 Days holiday, Flexi
Posted: 1 hour ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum +attractive benefits, 30 days holida
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum +attractive benefits, 30 days holida
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £3000 - £35000 per annum + Car Allowance + MS Certs (Funded)
Posted: 2 days ago
South West England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £36000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum plus very competitive package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Exeter, Devon
MSM Software
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on expereince + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago