The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 125 109 131
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +22
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.053% 0.24% 0.044%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.86% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £65,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+116.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +15.00%
CMDB
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
526 466 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 27.73% 27.67% 24.93%
Number of salaries quoted 408 368 480
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

CMDB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CMDB across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

CMDB Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

CMDB
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

CMDB Salary Trend in Cheshire

CMDB
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Management

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Release Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Change Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Head of IT
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Change and Release Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft