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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 92 134 121
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -13
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 51 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.16% 0.049% 0.053%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.10% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 1
Median salary £70,000 £27,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+154.54% -25.67%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +2.46%
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
1000 720 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 42.37% 35.17% 39.90%
Number of salaries quoted 619 575 656
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 29 June 2016.

CMDB Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 65 (90.28%) Service Delivery
2 42 (58.33%) Data Centre
3 40 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 40 (55.56%) Line Management
3 40 (55.56%) Service Management
3 40 (55.56%) Publishing
3 40 (55.56%) ITIL
4 33 (45.83%) Presales
5 31 (43.06%) SQL
5 31 (43.06%) IBM
6 28 (38.89%) Software Engineering
6 28 (38.89%) Requirements Analysis
6 28 (38.89%) Degree
6 28 (38.89%) Computer Science
7 26 (36.11%) Technical Architecture
7 26 (36.11%) Zachman Framework
7 26 (36.11%) TOGAF
7 26 (36.11%) MySQL
7 26 (36.11%) Oracle
7 26 (36.11%) SQL Server
7 26 (36.11%) DB2
7 26 (36.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (36.11%) ISEB
8 25 (34.72%) Configuration Management
8 25 (34.72%) ITIL Certification
9 24 (33.33%) Release Management
10 20 (27.78%) Citrix
11 19 (26.39%) IT Governance
12 18 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 18 (25.00%) Firmware

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 13 (18.06%) Apache
2 5 (6.94%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.06%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (18.06%) Amazon EC2
1 13 (18.06%) IaaS
1 13 (18.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (18.06%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.06%) SAN
2 7 (9.72%) Firewall
3 5 (6.94%) DNS
3 5 (6.94%) SSL
4 2 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (36.11%) DB2
1 26 (36.11%) MySQL
1 26 (36.11%) SQL Server
General
1 40 (55.56%) Publishing
2 9 (12.50%) Finance
2 9 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 8 (11.11%) Retail
4 4 (5.56%) Billing
5 1 (1.39%) Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (29.17%) Technical Specialist
2 17 (23.61%) Architect
3 13 (18.06%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (6.94%) Network Specialist
5 4 (5.56%) Business Architect
5 4 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
5 4 (5.56%) Systems Architect
6 2 (2.78%) Citrix Specialist
6 2 (2.78%) Citrix Technical Specialist
6 2 (2.78%) Data Centre Specialist
6 2 (2.78%) Designer
6 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (2.78%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (1.39%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (1.39%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
7 1 (1.39%) IT Support
7 1 (1.39%) Network Engineer
7 1 (1.39%) Support Specialist
7 1 (1.39%) Support Team Leader
7 1 (1.39%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.06%) LAMP
2 4 (5.56%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 28 (38.89%) Computer Science
3 13 (18.06%) Clustering
4 9 (12.50%) Life Science
5 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.00%) Linux
2 13 (18.06%) AIX
2 13 (18.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (18.06%) Solaris
2 13 (18.06%) SUSE
2 13 (18.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (90.28%) Service Delivery
2 40 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
2 40 (55.56%) ITIL
2 40 (55.56%) Line Management
2 40 (55.56%) Service Management
3 33 (45.83%) Presales
4 28 (38.89%) Requirements Analysis
4 28 (38.89%) Software Engineering
5 26 (36.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (36.11%) Technical Architecture
5 26 (36.11%) TOGAF
5 26 (36.11%) Zachman Framework
6 25 (34.72%) Configuration Management
7 24 (33.33%) Release Management
8 19 (26.39%) IT Governance
9 17 (23.61%) People Management
10 16 (22.22%) Project Management
11 15 (20.83%) ITIL V3
11 15 (20.83%) PRINCE2
12 13 (18.06%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (43.06%) SQL
2 13 (18.06%) Perl
2 13 (18.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (38.89%) Degree
2 26 (36.11%) ISEB
3 25 (34.72%) ITIL Certification
4 15 (20.83%) PMI Certification
4 15 (20.83%) PMP
5 10 (13.89%) Security Cleared
6 8 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (6.94%) LPIC
8 3 (4.17%) CCNA
8 3 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (25.00%) Firmware
1 18 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (18.06%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (6.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 13 (18.06%) Oracle RMAN
2 13 (18.06%) Oracle ZFS
2 13 (18.06%) SCVMM
2 13 (18.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 13 (18.06%) Unicenter
3 5 (6.94%) Backup Exec
3 5 (6.94%) SCCM
3 5 (6.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (43.06%) IBM
2 26 (36.11%) Oracle
3 20 (27.78%) Citrix
4 18 (25.00%) VMware
5 16 (22.22%) Cisco
6 15 (20.83%) CheckPoint
6 15 (20.83%) HP
6 15 (20.83%) Juniper
7 13 (18.06%) BMC
7 13 (18.06%) CA
7 13 (18.06%) EMC
7 13 (18.06%) NetApp
7 13 (18.06%) Sun
7 13 (18.06%) Veritas
8 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
8 5 (6.94%) Red Hat
9 4 (5.56%) ServiceNow
10 2 (2.78%) Brocade
10 2 (2.78%) F5
10 2 (2.78%) Fortinet