The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for COM+ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited COM+ over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank - 98 90
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 0 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex - 0.65% 1.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.66% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year +17.64% +25.92%  

COM+ is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 334 421 402
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 32.94% 39.09% 33.25%
Number of salaries quoted 267 336 325
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

COM+
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing COM+ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for COM+ in Essex

COM+
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing COM+ in Essex.

Salary trend for COM+ in Essex

COM+
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Essex region with a requirement for COM+.

1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) DataPower
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) VisualVM
1 1 (100.00%) Opsview
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring

COM+
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) VisualVM
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) DataPower
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Opsview
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk