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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 127 - 105
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 5 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.24% - 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% - 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Average salary £34,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
736 614 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.33% 34.49% 35.93%
Number of salaries quoted 555 540 444
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,650 £56,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CMDB
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CMDB across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 2016.

CMDB Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing CMDB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CMDB.

1 6 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) Change Control
4 3 (30.00%) SCCM
4 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (30.00%) SLA
4 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (30.00%) ITSM
5 2 (20.00%) Toshiba
5 2 (20.00%) Service Management
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Publishing
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (20.00%) IBM
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) MySQL

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing CMDB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CMDB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (10.00%) IaaS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) DB2
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Support Team Leader
1 3 (30.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Configuration Manager
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Android
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) AIX
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris
3 1 (10.00%) SUSE
3 1 (10.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) Change Control
4 3 (30.00%) ITSM
4 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Line Management
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Presales
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Service Management
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (10.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (10.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) BitLocker
2 1 (10.00%) Firmware
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (10.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
1 4 (40.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) Dell
3 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (20.00%) Toshiba
4 1 (10.00%) Apple
4 1 (10.00%) BMC
4 1 (10.00%) CA
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) EMC
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Nokia
4 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (10.00%) Veritas
4 1 (10.00%) VMware