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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 220 198 203
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +5
Permanent jobs citing COM 16 28 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.28% 0.48% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.66% 1.07% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 7
Average salary £41,500 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.05% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £44,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
2426 2610 2485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.83% 44.49% 47.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2167 2280 2264
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 22 May 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 22 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
Gloucestershire -6 10 £41,500 -5.14% 3
Bristol -10 3 £42,500 +25.00% 12
Dorset 0 1 £45,000 +38.46% 5
Devon - 1 £25,000 - 4
Wiltshire - 1 £45,000 - 3
COM
England

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 40 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (72.50%) SQL
2 29 (72.50%) Windows
3 26 (65.00%) MS Office
3 26 (65.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (62.50%) SQL Server
5 24 (60.00%) T-SQL
6 23 (57.50%) Client/Server
6 23 (57.50%) Finance
7 22 (55.00%) N-Tier
7 22 (55.00%) Data Modelling
7 22 (55.00%) IIS
7 22 (55.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (52.50%) Performance Tuning
8 21 (52.50%) Performance Monitoring
8 21 (52.50%) Capacity Planning
8 21 (52.50%) Migration
8 21 (52.50%) Data Protection Act
8 21 (52.50%) Data Protection
9 7 (17.50%) C#
10 6 (15.00%) .NET
10 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET
10 6 (15.00%) MVC
10 6 (15.00%) VMware
11 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (12.50%) Hyper-V
12 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
12 4 (10.00%) SAN
12 4 (10.00%) JavaScript

COM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 22 (55.00%) IIS
2 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 26 (65.00%) MS Office
2 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) SAN
2 3 (7.50%) DNS
2 3 (7.50%) DHCP
2 3 (7.50%) Firewall
3 2 (5.00%) Wireless
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (5.00%) TACACS
3 2 (5.00%) MPLS
3 2 (5.00%) VPN
3 2 (5.00%) LAN
3 2 (5.00%) WAN
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (5.00%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (2.50%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (62.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (2.50%) NUnit
General
1 23 (57.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) SQL DBA
1 22 (55.00%) DBA
2 18 (45.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 6 (15.00%) Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Senior SQL DBA
4 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Senior DBA
4 3 (7.50%) Senior SQL Server DBA
5 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Administrator
5 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Network Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Coordinator
5 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) .NET
1 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (10.00%) HTML
3 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
3 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (7.50%) jQuery
3 3 (7.50%) CSS
4 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.00%) WCF
4 2 (5.00%) Web Services
4 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (2.50%) Dapper ORM
5 1 (2.50%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.50%) HTML5
5 1 (2.50%) XHTML
5 1 (2.50%) XML
5 1 (2.50%) NHibernate
5 1 (2.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 23 (57.50%) Client/Server
2 22 (55.00%) N-Tier
2 22 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (52.50%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.50%) Open Source
4 1 (2.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 29 (72.50%) Windows
2 26 (65.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (55.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.50%) Linux
6 2 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) Data Modelling
2 21 (52.50%) Performance Tuning
2 21 (52.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 21 (52.50%) Capacity Planning
2 21 (52.50%) Migration
2 21 (52.50%) Data Protection
3 6 (15.00%) MVC
4 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.00%) ITIL
6 1 (2.50%) Email Management
6 1 (2.50%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.50%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.50%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.50%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (2.50%) Time Management
6 1 (2.50%) Release Management
6 1 (2.50%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (72.50%) SQL
2 24 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (17.50%) C#
4 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.00%) Java
6 1 (2.50%) VBScript
6 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.00%) MCITP
2 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.00%) CCNP
2 2 (5.00%) MCSE
2 2 (5.00%) HP ASE
2 2 (5.00%) HP MASE
3 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.50%) MCSA
3 1 (2.50%) CCNA
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.00%) vSphere
4 1 (2.50%) XenApp
4 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) SCCM
1 3 (7.50%) SCOM
2 2 (5.00%) SCVMM
2 2 (5.00%) SCDPM
3 1 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.50%) Zenoss
3 1 (2.50%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (2.50%) WSUS
3 1 (2.50%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.00%) VMware
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco
3 3 (7.50%) HP
3 3 (7.50%) Citrix
4 2 (5.00%) Tripwire
4 2 (5.00%) IronPort
4 2 (5.00%) ProCurve
4 2 (5.00%) Adobe
4 2 (5.00%) Meraki
5 1 (2.50%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.50%) Sophos
5 1 (2.50%) Symantec
5 1 (2.50%) Dell
5 1 (2.50%) NetApp
5 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.50%) Juniper
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, 10% Pension, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: Yesterday
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £90,000 + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, 10% Pension, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000.00 - £23000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £31000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Extensive benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £38k - 42k per year + £6k bonus, £6k Car Allowance + Excellent Bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package/ Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits/Progression
Posted: 9 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 10 days ago
Wiltshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits Package and Homeworking
Posted: 10 days ago
Taunton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits/Progression
Posted: 11 days ago
Exeter
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + Company Van
Posted: 11 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car allowance, Paid MS certs!
Posted: 14 days ago