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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank - 97 95
Permanent jobs citing COM 0 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.37% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.15% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 3
Average salary - £21,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -24.56%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -8.49%
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
445 436 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 31.56% 32.61% 39.75%
Number of salaries quoted 361 389 463
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) VMware
4 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (46.15%) ISO 9001
4 6 (46.15%) SAP
4 6 (46.15%) HP
4 6 (46.15%) SAP Certification
5 5 (38.46%) ITIL
5 5 (38.46%) Windows
6 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
7 3 (23.08%) UNIX
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco
7 3 (23.08%) Firewall
8 2 (15.38%) Internet
8 2 (15.38%) Information Security
8 2 (15.38%) Veritas
8 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
8 2 (15.38%) Solaris
8 2 (15.38%) Product Management
8 2 (15.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (15.38%) MVC
8 2 (15.38%) Clustering
8 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
9 1 (7.69%) CMDB
9 1 (7.69%) WCF
9 1 (7.69%) Zend

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 1 (7.69%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) MPLS
3 1 (7.69%) OSPF
3 1 (7.69%) BGP
3 1 (7.69%) HTTP
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) HTTPS
3 1 (7.69%) IPv6
3 1 (7.69%) BIG-IP
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security
3 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (7.69%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Support Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) MI Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) CGI
1 1 (7.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (15.38%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) CMDB
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) UNIX
3 2 (15.38%) Solaris
4 1 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
3 2 (15.38%) Product Management
3 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Product Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) ISMS
4 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Resilience Testing
4 1 (7.69%) People Management
4 1 (7.69%) Server Building
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) PHP
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) SAP Certification
2 1 (7.69%) RHCE
2 1 (7.69%) CISA
2 1 (7.69%) CISM
2 1 (7.69%) GSEC
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) CRISC
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) CISSP
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) ISO 9001
1 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Firmware
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
1 1 (7.69%) Nessus
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
1 1 (7.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) HP
3 6 (46.15%) SAP
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) Veritas
5 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.69%) Remedy
6 1 (7.69%) Dell
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) NetApp
6 1 (7.69%) Zend
6 1 (7.69%) Qualys
6 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
6 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
6 1 (7.69%) F5
6 1 (7.69%) LogRhythm
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago