The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 93 128 121
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -7
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 50 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.09% 0.11% 0.054%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.85% 0.30% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 1
Median salary £70,000 £36,250 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+93.10% -2.02%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
CMDB
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1030 664 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 43.08% 37.09% 37.81%
Number of salaries quoted 620 537 639
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CMDB
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing CMDB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

CMDB Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

CMDB
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

CMDB Salary Trend in Birmingham

CMDB
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CMDB across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

CMDB Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing CMDB 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 54 (91.53%) Service Delivery
2 40 (67.80%) ITIL
3 39 (66.10%) Service Management
4 32 (54.24%) Publishing
4 32 (54.24%) Data Centre
5 30 (50.85%) Line Management
5 30 (50.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 27 (45.76%) Presales
7 25 (42.37%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (42.37%) Configuration Management
7 25 (42.37%) ITIL Certification
7 25 (42.37%) SQL
7 25 (42.37%) IBM
8 24 (40.68%) Software Engineering
8 24 (40.68%) Requirements Analysis
8 24 (40.68%) Degree
8 24 (40.68%) Computer Science
9 23 (38.98%) Release Management
10 22 (37.29%) Technical Architecture
10 22 (37.29%) Zachman Framework
10 22 (37.29%) TOGAF
10 22 (37.29%) ISEB
10 22 (37.29%) MySQL
10 22 (37.29%) Oracle
10 22 (37.29%) SQL Server
10 22 (37.29%) DB2
11 17 (28.81%) Citrix
11 17 (28.81%) Cisco
11 17 (28.81%) People Management
12 16 (27.12%) VMware Infrastructure

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 9 (15.25%) Apache
2 3 (5.08%) IIS
3 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.03%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (22.03%) Amazon EC2
1 13 (22.03%) IaaS
1 13 (22.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (22.03%) PaaS
2 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) SAN
2 5 (8.47%) Firewall
3 3 (5.08%) DNS
3 3 (5.08%) SSL
4 2 (3.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (37.29%) DB2
1 22 (37.29%) MySQL
1 22 (37.29%) SQL Server
General
1 32 (54.24%) Publishing
2 8 (13.56%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.47%) Finance
4 4 (6.78%) Retail
5 1 (1.69%) Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (22.03%) Architect
1 13 (22.03%) Solutions Architect
1 13 (22.03%) Technical Specialist
2 3 (5.08%) Network Specialist
3 2 (3.39%) Designer
3 2 (3.39%) Solutions Designer
3 2 (3.39%) Support Team Leader
3 2 (3.39%) Team Leader
4 1 (1.69%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (1.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (1.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (1.69%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 1 (1.69%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (1.69%) Desktop Support
4 1 (1.69%) Desktop Support Team Leader
4 1 (1.69%) Desktop Team Leader
4 1 (1.69%) IT Support
4 1 (1.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (1.69%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (54.24%) Data Centre
2 24 (40.68%) Computer Science
3 9 (15.25%) Clustering
4 8 (13.56%) Life Science
5 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.34%) Linux
2 9 (15.25%) AIX
2 9 (15.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (15.25%) Solaris
2 9 (15.25%) SUSE
2 9 (15.25%) Unix
3 1 (1.69%) Windows
3 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (91.53%) Service Delivery
2 40 (67.80%) ITIL
3 39 (66.10%) Service Management
4 30 (50.85%) Continuous Improvement
4 30 (50.85%) Line Management
5 27 (45.76%) Presales
6 25 (42.37%) Configuration Management
6 25 (42.37%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (40.68%) Requirements Analysis
7 24 (40.68%) Software Engineering
8 23 (38.98%) Release Management
9 22 (37.29%) Technical Architecture
9 22 (37.29%) TOGAF
9 22 (37.29%) Zachman Framework
10 17 (28.81%) People Management
11 16 (27.12%) PRINCE2
11 16 (27.12%) Project Management
12 15 (25.42%) IT Governance
12 15 (25.42%) ITIL V3
13 13 (22.03%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (42.37%) SQL
2 9 (15.25%) Perl
2 9 (15.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (42.37%) ITIL Certification
2 24 (40.68%) Degree
3 22 (37.29%) ISEB
4 15 (25.42%) PMI Certification
4 15 (25.42%) PMP
5 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
6 4 (6.78%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (5.08%) CCNA
7 3 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (5.08%) LPIC
8 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.69%) DBS Check
9 1 (1.69%) MCSA
9 1 (1.69%) MCSE
9 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (27.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (20.34%) Firmware
3 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.69%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 13 (22.03%) SCVMM
2 12 (20.34%) NetBackup
3 9 (15.25%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (15.25%) Oracle ZFS
3 9 (15.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 9 (15.25%) Unicenter
4 4 (6.78%) SCCM
5 3 (5.08%) Backup Exec
5 3 (5.08%) SCOM
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 25 (42.37%) IBM
2 22 (37.29%) Oracle
3 17 (28.81%) Cisco
3 17 (28.81%) Citrix
4 16 (27.12%) HP
4 16 (27.12%) VMware
5 15 (25.42%) CheckPoint
5 15 (25.42%) Juniper
6 13 (22.03%) BMC
6 13 (22.03%) EMC
6 13 (22.03%) NetApp
7 9 (15.25%) CA
7 9 (15.25%) Sun
7 9 (15.25%) Veritas
8 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
9 3 (5.08%) Red Hat
10 2 (3.39%) Brocade
10 2 (3.39%) F5
10 2 (3.39%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow