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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 116 125 111
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 11 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.50% 0.092% 0.058%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.87% 0.36% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 1
Average salary £70,000 - £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +2.56%
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
589 549 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 26.74% 25.21% 22.83%
Number of salaries quoted 474 513 347
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 September 2014.

CMDB Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 11 (91.67%) ITIL
2 10 (83.33%) BMC
3 9 (75.00%) Change Management
3 9 (75.00%) Service Management
4 8 (66.67%) Incident Management
4 8 (66.67%) Problem Management
4 8 (66.67%) Release Management
4 8 (66.67%) Data Migration
4 8 (66.67%) Capacity Management
4 8 (66.67%) Migration
4 8 (66.67%) Supplier Management
4 8 (66.67%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 3 (25.00%) MS Office
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) SLA
7 2 (16.67%) Remedy
7 2 (16.67%) Windows
7 2 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
8 1 (8.33%) MOS
8 1 (8.33%) Document Management
8 1 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
8 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
8 1 (8.33%) VMware
8 1 (8.33%) Clustering
8 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
8 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LDAP
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) DB2
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) MI Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Metrics Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) AIX
2 1 (8.33%) Solaris
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) ITIL
2 9 (75.00%) Service Management
2 9 (75.00%) Change Management
3 8 (66.67%) Migration
3 8 (66.67%) Incident Management
3 8 (66.67%) Problem Management
3 8 (66.67%) Release Management
3 8 (66.67%) Data Migration
3 8 (66.67%) Supplier Management
3 8 (66.67%) Knowledge Management
3 8 (66.67%) Capacity Management
4 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) Document Management
6 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
6 1 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) C++
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) PHP
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCP
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) BMC
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Remedy
4 1 (8.33%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) EMC
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle