The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 270 305 292
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -13
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 33 31 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.24% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.74% 0.52% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 30 28 36
Average salary £60,000 £52,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.74% +0.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,500 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £69,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.46% +6.57%
CMDB
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4450 5939 6071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.10% 45.91% 49.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3653 4896 5180
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,999 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CMDB
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

CMDB Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CMDB
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

CMDB Salary Trend in the City of London

CMDB
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CMDB across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

CMDB Salary Histogram in the City of London

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 31 (38.27%) Finance
2 26 (32.10%) HP
2 26 (32.10%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (27.16%) Oracle
5 21 (25.93%) SAN
5 21 (25.93%) CommVault
5 21 (25.93%) Brocade
5 21 (25.93%) 3PAR
5 21 (25.93%) Capacity Planning
5 21 (25.93%) Fibre Channel
6 18 (22.22%) ITIL
7 16 (19.75%) C++
7 16 (19.75%) Java
7 16 (19.75%) SQL
7 16 (19.75%) UNIX
7 16 (19.75%) Configuration Management
7 16 (19.75%) Project Management
7 16 (19.75%) Grid Computing
8 15 (18.52%) Change Management
9 13 (16.05%) Banking
10 12 (14.81%) Release Management
10 12 (14.81%) Problem Management
11 11 (13.58%) Internet
11 11 (13.58%) Management Information System
11 11 (13.58%) MS Excel
11 11 (13.58%) Active Directory
11 11 (13.58%) MS Exchange
11 11 (13.58%) VPN
11 11 (13.58%) SLA

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 11 (13.58%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.41%) Lync
2 6 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (13.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 21 (25.93%) SAN
1 21 (25.93%) Fibre Channel
2 11 (13.58%) VPN
2 11 (13.58%) Internet
3 5 (6.17%) Wireless
3 5 (6.17%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (6.17%) VoIP
3 5 (6.17%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.41%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.17%) DB2
2 5 (6.17%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (6.17%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.23%) Pentaho
General
1 31 (38.27%) Finance
2 13 (16.05%) Banking
3 7 (8.64%) Retail
4 3 (3.70%) Law
5 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (37.04%) Analyst
2 21 (25.93%) Support Analyst
3 19 (23.46%) Storage Specialist
3 19 (23.46%) Senior Storage Specialist
3 19 (23.46%) Backup Specialist
4 16 (19.75%) Applications Support
4 16 (19.75%) Applications Support Analyst
5 12 (14.81%) Service Analyst
6 11 (13.58%) Service Desk Analyst
7 10 (12.35%) Service Manager
7 10 (12.35%) Change Manager
7 10 (12.35%) Service Transition Manager
7 10 (12.35%) Transition Manager
8 6 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (6.17%) Administrator
9 5 (6.17%) Design Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) 1st Line Support
9 5 (6.17%) Network Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) DBA
9 5 (6.17%) Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 26 (32.10%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (19.75%) Grid Computing
3 11 (13.58%) Mathematics
3 11 (13.58%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.17%) HACMP
4 5 (6.17%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.23%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.23%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.75%) UNIX
2 5 (6.17%) Linux
2 5 (6.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (25.93%) Capacity Planning
3 18 (22.22%) ITIL
4 16 (19.75%) Configuration Management
4 16 (19.75%) Project Management
5 15 (18.52%) Change Management
6 12 (14.81%) Problem Management
6 12 (14.81%) Release Management
7 11 (13.58%) Asset Management
8 8 (9.88%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (9.88%) Business Continuity
9 6 (7.41%) Process Management
10 5 (6.17%) BCP
10 5 (6.17%) Service Management
10 5 (6.17%) OO
10 5 (6.17%) Network Design
10 5 (6.17%) DevOps
10 5 (6.17%) Coaching
10 5 (6.17%) Software Asset Management
11 3 (3.70%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.75%) C++
1 16 (19.75%) Java
1 16 (19.75%) SQL
2 5 (6.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (7.41%) MCP
1 6 (7.41%) MCSE
1 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.94%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.23%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.58%) SLA
2 2 (2.47%) TickIT
2 2 (2.47%) Solvency II
2 2 (2.47%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 11 (13.58%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.17%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (6.17%) PowerHA
2 5 (6.17%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (6.17%) Data Guard
1 5 (6.17%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (1.23%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.23%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 26 (32.10%) HP
2 22 (27.16%) Oracle
3 21 (25.93%) CommVault
3 21 (25.93%) Brocade
3 21 (25.93%) 3PAR
4 5 (6.17%) SolarWinds
4 5 (6.17%) Infoblox
4 5 (6.17%) Blue Coat
4 5 (6.17%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.17%) CheckPoint
4 5 (6.17%) Cisco
4 5 (6.17%) Citrix
5 2 (2.47%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.23%) BMC
6 1 (1.23%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.23%) Remedy