The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 100 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing COM 9 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.64% 0.62% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.72% 1.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 0
Average salary £44,500 £20,125 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+121.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
COM
UK

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
524 425 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 37.38% 32.87% 42.27%
Number of salaries quoted 449 385 494
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

COM
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing COM across the Wales region.

COM Salary Trend in Wales

COM
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM across the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

COM Salary Histogram in Wales

COM
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
South Wales -6 9 £44,500 +121.11% 3
COM
UK

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (82.35%) VMware
3 13 (76.47%) ISO 9001
3 13 (76.47%) HP
3 13 (76.47%) SAP Certification
3 13 (76.47%) SAP
3 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (76.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (76.47%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (47.06%) ITIL
5 7 (41.18%) UNIX
5 7 (41.18%) Windows
5 7 (41.18%) Firewall
5 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (29.41%) Product Management
6 5 (29.41%) Clustering
7 4 (23.53%) Veritas
7 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
7 4 (23.53%) Internet
7 4 (23.53%) Change Management
7 4 (23.53%) Solaris
7 4 (23.53%) Cisco
7 4 (23.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
8 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
8 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
8 3 (17.65%) RHCE
8 3 (17.65%) Apache

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 3 (17.65%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (76.47%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) Firewall
2 4 (23.53%) Internet
3 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.76%) IPv6
4 2 (11.76%) SAN
4 2 (11.76%) MPLS
4 2 (11.76%) OSPF
4 2 (11.76%) BGP
4 2 (11.76%) BIG-IP
4 2 (11.76%) NetScaler
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (11.76%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security
5 1 (5.88%) NAS
5 1 (5.88%) VPN
5 1 (5.88%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
General
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Support Specialist
2 4 (23.53%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) DBA
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Security Architect
3 2 (11.76%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Network Architect
3 2 (11.76%) UNIX Support
3 2 (11.76%) UNIX Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) MI Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Development DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Development DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Product Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (29.41%) Clustering
3 4 (23.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
5 1 (5.88%) CMDB
5 1 (5.88%) Blog
5 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) UNIX
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Solaris
3 3 (17.65%) AIX
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) Linux
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) ITIL
3 5 (29.41%) Product Management
4 4 (23.53%) Change Management
5 3 (17.65%) Information Security
5 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.88%) Load Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Product Marketing
6 1 (5.88%) ISMS
6 1 (5.88%) Market Research
6 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) SAP Certification
2 3 (17.65%) RHCE
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.88%) MCSE
4 1 (5.88%) CISSP
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) CRISC
4 1 (5.88%) CISA
4 1 (5.88%) CISM
4 1 (5.88%) GSEC
4 1 (5.88%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (76.47%) ISO 9001
1 13 (76.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) Firmware
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Server
3 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) NetBackup
2 2 (11.76%) Nessus
3 1 (5.88%) SCCM
3 1 (5.88%) Puppet
3 1 (5.88%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (82.35%) VMware
3 13 (76.47%) HP
3 13 (76.47%) SAP
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco
4 4 (23.53%) Veritas
4 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
5 2 (11.76%) Qualys
5 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
5 2 (11.76%) Citrix
5 2 (11.76%) F5
5 2 (11.76%) LogRhythm
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle
6 1 (5.88%) NetApp
6 1 (5.88%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.88%) Remedy
6 1 (5.88%) TOWER Software
6 1 (5.88%) Dell
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