The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 73 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing COM 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.48% - 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.36% - 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £47,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.67%
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
220 146 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 35.54% 39.67% 34.73%
Number of salaries quoted 151 126 104
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COM across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM across the Watford region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

COM Salary Histogram in Watford

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) Degree
3 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (66.67%) Finance
4 6 (50.00%) Citrix
4 6 (50.00%) IBM
4 6 (50.00%) LAN
4 6 (50.00%) WAN
5 5 (41.67%) Ethernet
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco
5 5 (41.67%) HP
5 5 (41.67%) EMC
5 5 (41.67%) BMC
5 5 (41.67%) CA
5 5 (41.67%) NetApp
5 5 (41.67%) Change Management
5 5 (41.67%) E-business
5 5 (41.67%) Data Management
5 5 (41.67%) Financial Analysis
5 5 (41.67%) Windows
5 5 (41.67%) XenApp
5 5 (41.67%) Tivoli
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (33.33%) Retail
6 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
6 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 4 (33.33%) MS Office
7 3 (25.00%) CRM

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Lync
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (8.33%) Content Management Server
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (8.33%) SugarCRM
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (8.33%) SalesLogix
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Google Apps
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) LAN
1 6 (50.00%) WAN
2 5 (41.67%) Ethernet
3 3 (25.00%) DHCP
3 3 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (8.33%) VPN
5 1 (8.33%) ISDN
5 1 (8.33%) MPLS
5 1 (8.33%) Firewall
5 1 (8.33%) Wireless
5 1 (8.33%) VLAN
5 1 (8.33%) PBX
5 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Retail
3 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Architect
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
1 5 (41.67%) Cloud Architect
1 5 (41.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Server Support
3 1 (8.33%) Programmer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) CRM Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) XML
1 1 (8.33%) XSL
1 1 (8.33%) Ajax
1 1 (8.33%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (8.33%) Blog
2 1 (8.33%) iSeries
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (8.33%) VMS
4 1 (8.33%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Change Management
1 5 (41.67%) E-business
1 5 (41.67%) Data Management
1 5 (41.67%) Financial Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) CRM
2 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) Content Management
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) Product Management
4 1 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) RPG
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (41.67%) XenApp
3 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
5 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 6 (50.00%) Citrix
3 6 (50.00%) IBM
4 5 (41.67%) HP
4 5 (41.67%) EMC
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco
4 5 (41.67%) BMC
4 5 (41.67%) CA
4 5 (41.67%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) Sage
5 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (8.33%) Thunderhead
5 1 (8.33%) Siebel
5 1 (8.33%) Avaya
5 1 (8.33%) Google