The table below looks at the statistics for DCOM skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DCOM over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Distributed Component Object Model (DCOM)
Rank - 212 207
Permanent jobs citing DCOM 0 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.17% 0.041%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.42% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 2
Average salary - £41,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.38%
UK excluding London average salary - £35,750 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- -17.81%
DCOM
England

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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2114 2140 1741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.85% 40.12% 35.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1823 1927 1496
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DCOM across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

DCOM Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

DCOM
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

DCOM Salary Trend in the West Midlands

DCOM
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing DCOM 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 DCOM.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) COM+
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MTS
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Escalation Management

DCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing DCOM 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 DCOM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) MTS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) COM+
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Escalation Management
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory