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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 94 107 95
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Permanent jobs citing COM 7 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.50% 0.077% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.63% 0.21% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 3
Average salary £45,000 £18,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+150.00% -36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £18,000 £40,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
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
429 472 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 30.84% 36.20% 41.87%
Number of salaries quoted 359 427 470
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 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £52,500
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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM across the Wales region over the 3 months to 2 June 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 2 June 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 +5 7 £45,000 +150.00% 4
COM
UK

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 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 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 7 (43.75%) ITIL
3 7 (43.75%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) SAP
4 6 (37.50%) HP
4 6 (37.50%) ISO 9001
4 6 (37.50%) SAP Certification
4 6 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
6 3 (18.75%) Firewall
6 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
6 3 (18.75%) UNIX
6 3 (18.75%) People Management
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco
6 3 (18.75%) Clustering
7 2 (12.50%) MVC
7 2 (12.50%) Product Management
7 2 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
7 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (12.50%) Solaris
7 2 (12.50%) Information Security
7 2 (12.50%) Internet
7 2 (12.50%) Veritas

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (6.25%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) MPLS
3 1 (6.25%) OSPF
3 1 (6.25%) BGP
3 1 (6.25%) HTTP
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
3 1 (6.25%) IPv6
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security
3 1 (6.25%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (6.25%) BIG-IP
3 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Analyst
1 3 (18.75%) Operations Manager
2 2 (12.50%) MI Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) IT Operations Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Support Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (6.25%) DBA
3 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
3 1 (6.25%) UNIX Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Security Architect
3 1 (6.25%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Operations Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) CGI
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
1 1 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Clustering
3 2 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) CMDB
4 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) UNIX
3 2 (12.50%) Solaris
4 1 (6.25%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) AIX
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
3 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
3 3 (18.75%) People Management
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Product Management
4 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Product Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) ISMS
5 1 (6.25%) Server Building
5 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) SAP Certification
2 1 (6.25%) RHCE
2 1 (6.25%) GSEC
2 1 (6.25%) CISA
2 1 (6.25%) CISM
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) CISSP
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) ISO 9001
1 6 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Firmware
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
1 1 (6.25%) Nessus
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 6 (37.50%) SAP
3 6 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
5 2 (12.50%) Veritas
5 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (6.25%) NetApp
6 1 (6.25%) Remedy
6 1 (6.25%) Dell
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle
6 1 (6.25%) Zend
6 1 (6.25%) Qualys
6 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
6 1 (6.25%) 3PAR
6 1 (6.25%) F5
6 1 (6.25%) LogRhythm
Wales
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits, pension, bonuses
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Plus Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22000 - £31000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago