The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 54 76 63
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -13
Permanent jobs citing COM 1 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.22% 0.34% 1.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.75% 1.04% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Median salary - £34,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -35.84%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.84%
COM
Hertfordshire

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 Watford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
134 193 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 29.32% 32.94% 27.32%
Number of salaries quoted 121 144 92
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing COM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

COM
Salary Trend in Watford

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

COM Salary Trend in Watford

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing COM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for COM.

1 2 (100.00%) ISDN
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) PBX
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) PaaS

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) ISDN
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) PBX
1 2 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Support
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware