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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 95 103 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing COM 6 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.47% 0.52% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.36% 1.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 0
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -11.39%
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
442 497 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 34.26% 36.60% 42.59%
Number of salaries quoted 361 427 409
Average salary £35,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 +2 6 £42,500 -5.55% 3
COM
UK

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (61.11%) VMware
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (61.11%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (44.44%) ISO22301
3 8 (44.44%) ISO 9001
3 8 (44.44%) HP
3 8 (44.44%) SAP Certification
3 8 (44.44%) SAP
3 8 (44.44%) ITIL
4 6 (33.33%) Windows
4 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 5 (27.78%) Cisco
5 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
5 5 (27.78%) Firewall
6 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 4 (22.22%) Unix
6 4 (22.22%) IIS
6 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 4 (22.22%) High Availability
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (16.67%) Test Management
7 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
7 3 (16.67%) QA
7 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
7 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Product Management

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) IIS
3 2 (11.11%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (61.11%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.56%) Office 365
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) Internet
3 2 (11.11%) NAS
3 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.56%) BGP
4 1 (5.56%) BIG-IP
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (5.56%) DNS
4 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
4 1 (5.56%) IPv6
4 1 (5.56%) MPLS
4 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.56%) OSPF
4 1 (5.56%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Back Office
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (16.67%) QA Leader
1 3 (16.67%) QA Team Leader
1 3 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (16.67%) Support Specialist
1 3 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 2 (11.11%) Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Business Development Manager
3 1 (5.56%) DBA
3 1 (5.56%) Development Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Development Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (5.56%) Product Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Clustering
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (5.56%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Unix
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) AIX
3 2 (11.11%) Solaris
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) High Availability
3 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 3 (16.67%) Change Management
4 3 (16.67%) Coaching
4 3 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Product Management
4 3 (16.67%) Test Management
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (11.11%) Service Management
6 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.56%) Load Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Market Research
6 1 (5.56%) Operations Management
6 1 (5.56%) People Management
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) R
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) SAP Certification
2 3 (16.67%) ISEB
2 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 2 (11.11%) RHCE
4 1 (5.56%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) MCITP
4 1 (5.56%) MCSE
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (61.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (44.44%) ISO 9001
2 8 (44.44%) ISO22301
3 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 3 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.56%) Nessus
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (61.11%) VMware
3 8 (44.44%) HP
3 8 (44.44%) SAP
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco
5 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 2 (11.11%) Veritas
6 1 (5.56%) Apple
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) F5
6 1 (5.56%) LogRhythm
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle
6 1 (5.56%) Qualys
6 1 (5.56%) Sage
6 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.56%) TOWER Software
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