Retrieve component by name from Management API

I’m currently using Management API to create and update component schema programmatically. The issue that I’m facing is that components have to be created manually before they can be updated as we need to retrieve and store ID somewhere. To automate it, current workaround would be to get all components and search for the component with same name before creating or updating it.

As component name is unique field it would be easier if we could get specific component by it’s name in addition to querying it by ID (i.e. GET