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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 238 211 211
Rank change year-on-year
-27 0
Permanent jobs citing COM 12 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.20% 0.37% 0.095%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.47% 0.83% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 5
Average salary £40,000 £33,650 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.87% +3.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,900 £45,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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
2556 2776 2337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.58% 44.76% 44.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2214 2383 2130
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 1 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 1 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
Devon -2 4 £30,000 -45.45% 3
Gloucestershire -6 4 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Bristol -9 3 £42,500 +25.00% 11
Wiltshire - 1 £45,000 - 3
COM
England

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 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 33 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (72.73%) SQL
3 23 (69.70%) Windows
4 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
4 19 (57.58%) MS Office
4 19 (57.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (54.55%) Finance
6 17 (51.52%) T-SQL
7 16 (48.48%) Client/Server
7 16 (48.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (45.45%) N-Tier
8 15 (45.45%) Data Modelling
8 15 (45.45%) IIS
8 15 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (42.42%) Data Protection
9 14 (42.42%) Capacity Planning
9 14 (42.42%) Performance Tuning
9 14 (42.42%) Performance Monitoring
9 14 (42.42%) Migration
9 14 (42.42%) Data Protection Act
10 9 (27.27%) C#
11 7 (21.21%) .NET
11 7 (21.21%) MVC
12 6 (18.18%) VMware
12 6 (18.18%) HTML
12 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
12 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
13 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
13 4 (12.12%) Firewall
13 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development

COM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 15 (45.45%) IIS
2 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.03%) ColdFusion
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.03%) Lync
Applications
1 19 (57.58%) MS Office
2 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Firewall
2 3 (9.09%) MPLS
2 3 (9.09%) LAN
2 3 (9.09%) WAN
2 3 (9.09%) SAN
3 2 (6.06%) Internet
3 2 (6.06%) VPN
3 2 (6.06%) DNS
3 2 (6.06%) DHCP
3 2 (6.06%) TACACS
3 2 (6.06%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (6.06%) Wireless
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.03%) HTTP
4 1 (3.03%) VoIP
4 1 (3.03%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) NUnit
1 1 (3.03%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) DBA
1 15 (45.45%) SQL DBA
2 13 (39.39%) SQL Server DBA
3 7 (21.21%) Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior DBA
5 3 (9.09%) Senior SQL Server DBA
5 3 (9.09%) Senior SQL DBA
5 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Network Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Tester
7 1 (3.03%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) .NET
2 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 6 (18.18%) HTML
3 3 (9.09%) CSS
3 3 (9.09%) jQuery
3 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.06%) WCF
4 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
4 2 (6.06%) HTML5
4 2 (6.06%) Web Services
4 2 (6.06%) XML
4 2 (6.06%) XHTML
5 1 (3.03%) WinForms
5 1 (3.03%) NHibernate
5 1 (3.03%) Entity Framework
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (3.03%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (48.48%) Client/Server
2 15 (45.45%) N-Tier
2 15 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (42.42%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (69.70%) Windows
2 19 (57.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (48.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.09%) Linux
6 2 (6.06%) UNIX
7 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Data Modelling
2 14 (42.42%) Migration
2 14 (42.42%) Data Protection
2 14 (42.42%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (42.42%) Performance Monitoring
2 14 (42.42%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (21.21%) MVC
4 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.09%) Time Management
5 3 (9.09%) ITIL
6 2 (6.06%) Regression Testing
6 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.03%) Change Control
7 1 (3.03%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.03%) SDLC
7 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.03%) Release Management
7 1 (3.03%) Communications Security
Programming Languages
1 24 (72.73%) SQL
2 17 (51.52%) T-SQL
3 9 (27.27%) C#
4 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.09%) Java
6 1 (3.03%) PHP
6 1 (3.03%) C++
6 1 (3.03%) Delphi
6 1 (3.03%) VBScript
6 1 (3.03%) VB
6 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.06%) CCNP
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) HP ASE
2 2 (6.06%) HP MASE
2 2 (6.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.03%) MCPD
3 1 (3.03%) CCNA
3 1 (3.03%) MCSE
3 1 (3.03%) MCSA
3 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.03%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
1 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.06%) vSphere
3 1 (3.03%) XenApp
3 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) SCCM
1 3 (9.09%) SCOM
2 2 (6.06%) SCVMM
2 2 (6.06%) SCDPM
3 1 (3.03%) Zenoss
3 1 (3.03%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.03%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) VMware
3 3 (9.09%) HP
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco
3 3 (9.09%) Citrix
4 2 (6.06%) Tripwire
4 2 (6.06%) IronPort
4 2 (6.06%) ProCurve
4 2 (6.06%) Meraki
5 1 (3.03%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.03%) Dell
5 1 (3.03%) Avaya
5 1 (3.03%) Juniper
5 1 (3.03%) NetApp
5 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.03%) Symantec
5 1 (3.03%) Sophos
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