The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

COM+ (COM Plus)
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 870 900 948
Rank change year-on-year +30 +48  
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 4 33 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.034% 0.032%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.011% 0.087% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 26
Median salary £37,500 £49,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.46% +28.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £42,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,650 £53,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -16.66% +20.00%  

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 with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 36626 37769 42224
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.95% 38.91% 38.09%
Number of salaries quoted 30801 32829 36129
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

COM+
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

COM+
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for COM+ in the UK

COM+
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing COM+ over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for COM+ in the UK

COM+
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM+ within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +9 4 £37,500 -23.46% 4
South East +57 2 £37,500 -11.76%
Brighton - 2 £37,500 -
East Sussex - 2 £37,500 -
North West - 2 £38,750 -
Manchester - 1 £47,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £30,000 -
Wilmslow - 1 £30,000 -

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 with a requirement for COM+.

1 7 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (66.67%) IIS
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (55.56%) EMC
3 5 (55.56%) SAN
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) Splunk
3 5 (55.56%) NetCrunch
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 5 (55.56%) LANDesk
3 5 (55.56%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) Palo Alto
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (33.33%) High Availability
5 3 (33.33%) Change Control
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

COM+
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (66.67%) IIS
1 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (11.11%) IaaS
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
1 5 (55.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) DB2
3 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (11.11%) XMLSpy
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (22.22%) Team Leader
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (11.11%) HTML Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Java Development Team Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Java Team Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Release Management Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Support Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Services Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) XSLT
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) ADO
3 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (11.11%) DCOM
3 1 (11.11%) DHTML
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) MFC
3 1 (11.11%) ODBC
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) WCF
3 1 (11.11%) WPF
3 1 (11.11%) XML Messaging
3 1 (11.11%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
2 1 (11.11%) AS400
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 1 (11.11%) iSeries
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
2 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Change Control
1 3 (33.33%) High Availability
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) SEO
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) COBOL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) VBScript
2 1 (11.11%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
1 3 (33.33%) Master's Degree
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) EMC NetWorker
1 5 (55.56%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) EMC
2 5 (55.56%) LANDesk
2 5 (55.56%) Palo Alto
2 5 (55.56%) Splunk
3 2 (22.22%) 3PAR
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (11.11%) Zerto
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