Period
to 13 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for COM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited COM over the 6 months to 13 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Component Object Model (COM)
England > East of England
6 months to
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 155 258 346
Rank change year-on-year +103 +88 +8
Permanent jobs citing COM 2 11 7
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.073% 0.15% 0.061%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.47% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +63.64% -26.67%
10th Percentile £48,750 £23,642 £26,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £56,500 £28,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,250
% change year-on-year -10.00% -4.31% +22.94%

COM is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 956 2,334 4,383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 34.80% 32.32% 38.02%
Number of salaries quoted 718 1,766 3,545
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,125 £32,500 £28,850
90th Percentile £82,500 £70,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +5.26%

COM
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing COM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for COM in the East of England

COM
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing COM in the East of England.

Salary trend for COM in the East of England

COM
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the East of England region over the 6 months to 13 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +59 2 £52,500 +16.67% 6
COM
England

For the 6 months to 13 August 2020, IT jobs citing COM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for COM.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Project Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix

COM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (100.00%) Project Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix