The table below looks at the statistics for COM+ skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM+ over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank 826 862 788
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -74
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 55 30 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.028% 0.079%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.070% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 36 24 64
Average salary £42,500 £25,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -39.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £18,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £37,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £25,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -37.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39968 42832 43850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.34% 40.66% 40.92%
Number of salaries quoted 34186 35557 38647
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

COM+
Jobs Demand Trend

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

COM+ Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

COM+
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing COM+ within the UK.

COM+ Salary Trend in the UK

COM+
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM+ over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 within the UK.

COM+ Salary Histogram in the UK

COM+
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM+ within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 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
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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
England +22 55 £42,500 +70.00% 29
East of England +15 22 £44,000 +40.80% 2
Essex 0 15 £44,000 +40.80% 1
Brentwood -2 12 £44,000 - 1
London +20 10 £50,000 +33.33% 15
South West -17 7 £32,500 +41.30% 2
Yorkshire - 7 £27,500 - 1
Gloucestershire - 7 £32,500 -
Cheltenham - 7 £32,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 7 - - 1
West Midlands - 5 £42,500 - 4
Leeds - 5 £27,500 - 1
Staffordshire - 5 £42,500 - 2
West Yorkshire - 5 £27,500 - 1
North East - 4 £32,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 4 £32,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 4 £32,500 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £32,500 -
Peterborough - 4 - - 1
Sheffield - 2 - -
South Yorkshire - 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -

COM+
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 64 (64.00%) IIS
2 60 (60.00%) .NET
3 54 (54.00%) SQL Server
4 48 (48.00%) C#
5 45 (45.00%) SQL
6 36 (36.00%) ASP.NET
6 36 (36.00%) Microsoft
7 34 (34.00%) Windows
8 31 (31.00%) Splunk
9 30 (30.00%) T-SQL
10 29 (29.00%) WebLogic
10 29 (29.00%) JBoss
10 29 (29.00%) Tomcat
11 27 (27.00%) MS Excel
12 26 (26.00%) Apache
12 26 (26.00%) DataPower
13 25 (25.00%) C++
14 24 (24.00%) Middleware
14 24 (24.00%) JavaScript
14 24 (24.00%) Web Services
14 24 (24.00%) XML
14 24 (24.00%) IBM
14 24 (24.00%) Enterprise Software
14 24 (24.00%) Opsview
15 23 (23.00%) .NET Framework
16 22 (22.00%) SQL Server 2008
17 21 (21.00%) Configuration Management
17 21 (21.00%) Nagios
17 21 (21.00%) SharePoint
17 21 (21.00%) Incident Management

COM+
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 64 (64.00%) IIS
2 29 (29.00%) JBoss
2 29 (29.00%) Tomcat
2 29 (29.00%) WebLogic
3 26 (26.00%) Apache
4 21 (21.00%) SharePoint
5 9 (9.00%) SAS
6 5 (5.00%) GlassFish
6 5 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 27 (27.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (7.00%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.00%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.00%) SAN
2 8 (8.00%) Firewall
2 8 (8.00%) LAN
2 8 (8.00%) WAN
2 8 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (7.00%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.00%) HTTP
5 2 (2.00%) Intranet
5 2 (2.00%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (54.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (22.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (12.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 9 (9.00%) MS Access
6 7 (7.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (7.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.00%) DTS
10 1 (1.00%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (21.00%) VisualVM
2 16 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (7.00%) NUnit
3 7 (7.00%) CruiseControl
3 7 (7.00%) TeamCity
4 5 (5.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.00%) MSBuild
General
1 20 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (7.00%) Back Office
3 3 (3.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (33.00%) Analyst
1 33 (33.00%) Support Analyst
2 27 (27.00%) Applications Support
3 25 (25.00%) Developer
4 22 (22.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 11 (11.00%) Support Technician
5 11 (11.00%) Architect
6 10 (10.00%) Middleware Analyst
7 8 (8.00%) Infrastructure Technician
7 8 (8.00%) Senior Technician
7 8 (8.00%) Software Developer
7 8 (8.00%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.00%) C# Developer
8 5 (5.00%) .NET Architect
8 5 (5.00%) Integration Engineer
8 5 (5.00%) Provisioning Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Applications Architect
9 4 (4.00%) Technical Architect
10 3 (3.00%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (60.00%) .NET
2 36 (36.00%) ASP.NET
3 24 (24.00%) Web Services
3 24 (24.00%) XML
3 24 (24.00%) Middleware
4 23 (23.00%) .NET Framework
5 14 (14.00%) HTML
6 13 (13.00%) XSLT
7 12 (12.00%) XHTML
7 12 (12.00%) CSS
8 11 (11.00%) SOAP
8 11 (11.00%) WCF
8 11 (11.00%) LINQ
9 10 (10.00%) MSMQ
9 10 (10.00%) ADO.NET
10 7 (7.00%) XSL
10 7 (7.00%) WSDL
10 7 (7.00%) XML Schema
10 7 (7.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (6.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 26 (26.00%) DataPower
2 24 (24.00%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (19.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.00%) Wiki
5 2 (2.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.00%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.00%) GIS
6 1 (1.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 34 (34.00%) Windows
2 11 (11.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (7.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (7.00%) UNIX
5 5 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.00%) Configuration Management
1 21 (21.00%) Incident Management
1 21 (21.00%) Performance Tuning
2 18 (18.00%) OO
3 17 (17.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (15.00%) MVC
5 14 (14.00%) UML
6 12 (12.00%) Scrum
7 10 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (8.00%) TDD
8 8 (8.00%) Change Control
9 7 (7.00%) Technical Analysis
9 7 (7.00%) Mentoring
9 7 (7.00%) Coaching
9 7 (7.00%) Multithreading
9 7 (7.00%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (7.00%) Performance Testing
9 7 (7.00%) Load Testing
9 7 (7.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 48 (48.00%) C#
2 45 (45.00%) SQL
3 30 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 25 (25.00%) C++
5 24 (24.00%) JavaScript
6 18 (18.00%) VB
6 18 (18.00%) VB6
7 11 (11.00%) PowerShell
8 10 (10.00%) VB.NET
8 10 (10.00%) VBA
9 7 (7.00%) Perl
9 7 (7.00%) PHP
10 4 (4.00%) Delphi
10 4 (4.00%) Java
11 1 (1.00%) VBScript
11 1 (1.00%) VC++
11 1 (1.00%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.00%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 12 (12.00%) Degree
2 8 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (3.00%) VCP4
4 1 (1.00%) MCITP
4 1 (1.00%) MCSA
4 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.00%) WAI
System Software
1 13 (13.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (24.00%) Opsview
2 21 (21.00%) Nagios
3 7 (7.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 7 (7.00%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 36 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (31.00%) Splunk
3 24 (24.00%) IBM
4 11 (11.00%) VMware
5 9 (9.00%) Alterian
6 8 (8.00%) Cisco
6 8 (8.00%) EMC
6 8 (8.00%) webMethods
7 7 (7.00%) Perforce
8 1 (1.00%) Telerik
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Posted: 12 days ago
Stoke on Trent
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Great Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
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