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

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 277 302 285
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -17
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 40 27 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.23% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.90% 0.50% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 37 23 39
Average salary £45,000 £48,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.21% -7.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £38,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
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
4459 5366 5192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.67% 46.33% 45.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3846 4575 4698
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 December 2014.

CMDB Salary Histogram in the City of London

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 30 (45.45%) ITIL
2 27 (40.91%) Oracle
3 23 (34.85%) Finance
4 22 (33.33%) SQL
5 21 (31.82%) Windows
6 20 (30.30%) Configuration Management
7 17 (25.76%) Java
8 16 (24.24%) C++
8 16 (24.24%) LAN
9 15 (22.73%) Microsoft
9 15 (22.73%) UNIX
9 15 (22.73%) Fibre Channel
10 14 (21.21%) SLA
11 13 (19.70%) Active Directory
12 12 (18.18%) MS Excel
12 12 (18.18%) ITIL V3
12 12 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (16.67%) MS Exchange
13 11 (16.67%) SAN
14 10 (15.15%) HP
14 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (15.15%) Release Management
15 9 (13.64%) Problem Management
15 9 (13.64%) Brocade
15 9 (13.64%) Incident Management
15 9 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
15 9 (13.64%) 3PAR
15 9 (13.64%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.58%) CMS
4 4 (6.06%) IIS
5 3 (4.55%) Lync
6 2 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.52%) Node.js
7 1 (1.52%) Apache
7 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (24.24%) LAN
2 15 (22.73%) Fibre Channel
3 11 (16.67%) SAN
4 8 (12.12%) VPN
5 7 (10.61%) DHCP
6 6 (9.09%) Ethernet
6 6 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (9.09%) NetScaler
6 6 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (6.06%) WAN
8 2 (3.03%) DNS
8 2 (3.03%) Internet
9 1 (1.52%) VLAN
9 1 (1.52%) NAS
9 1 (1.52%) FTP
9 1 (1.52%) HTTP
9 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.52%) ClearQuest
General
1 23 (34.85%) Finance
2 9 (13.64%) Banking
3 2 (3.03%) Back Office
3 2 (3.03%) Legal
4 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.52%) Publishing
4 1 (1.52%) Electronics
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (33.33%) Analyst
2 9 (13.64%) Support Analyst
2 9 (13.64%) Applications Support
2 9 (13.64%) Applications Support Analyst
3 8 (12.12%) Configuration Analyst
3 8 (12.12%) Configuration Manager
3 8 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (10.61%) Storage Specialist
4 7 (10.61%) Environment Manager
4 7 (10.61%) Senior Storage Specialist
4 7 (10.61%) Change Analyst
4 7 (10.61%) Backup Specialist
5 6 (9.09%) Capacity Manager
5 6 (9.09%) Technical Manager
5 6 (9.09%) Desktop Support
6 3 (4.55%) Software Manager
7 2 (3.03%) CRM Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Help Desk Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Architect
7 2 (3.03%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) HTML
2 2 (3.03%) CSS
3 1 (1.52%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (1.52%) HTML5
3 1 (1.52%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.52%) .NET
3 1 (1.52%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 9 (13.64%) Grid Computing
3 6 (9.09%) CLARiiON
4 2 (3.03%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.03%) PACS
4 2 (3.03%) NHS
5 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.52%) DTV
5 1 (1.52%) Replication
5 1 (1.52%) PKI
5 1 (1.52%) Statistics
5 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.82%) Windows
2 15 (22.73%) UNIX
3 9 (13.64%) Linux
4 6 (9.09%) AIX
4 6 (9.09%) Solaris
4 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (45.45%) ITIL
2 20 (30.30%) Configuration Management
3 12 (18.18%) ITIL V3
4 10 (15.15%) Release Management
4 10 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (13.64%) Problem Management
5 9 (13.64%) Incident Management
5 9 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (12.12%) Service Delivery
6 8 (12.12%) Change Management
6 8 (12.12%) Project Management
7 7 (10.61%) Service Management
7 7 (10.61%) ITSM
8 6 (9.09%) Capacity Management
9 5 (7.58%) Asset Management
10 4 (6.06%) Validation
10 4 (6.06%) PRINCE2
11 3 (4.55%) Data Modelling
11 3 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (33.33%) SQL
2 17 (25.76%) Java
3 16 (24.24%) C++
4 8 (12.12%) Shell Script
5 7 (10.61%) VBA
6 3 (4.55%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.52%) Perl
7 1 (1.52%) C
7 1 (1.52%) C#
7 1 (1.52%) Python
7 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (12.12%) MCITP
3 6 (9.09%) MCDST
3 6 (9.09%) A+ Certification
4 5 (7.58%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (6.06%) Degree
6 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.03%) MCP
6 2 (3.03%) MCSE
7 1 (1.52%) CCA
7 1 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.52%) PMP
7 1 (1.52%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.52%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (21.21%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.52%) GPG13
System Software
1 13 (19.70%) Active Directory
2 9 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.09%) XenApp
3 6 (9.09%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 6 (9.09%) vSphere
3 6 (9.09%) UAG
4 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.52%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (3.03%) SCCM
2 2 (3.03%) SCOM
3 1 (1.52%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 27 (40.91%) Oracle
2 15 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 10 (15.15%) HP
4 9 (13.64%) CommVault
4 9 (13.64%) VMware
4 9 (13.64%) Brocade
4 9 (13.64%) 3PAR
5 6 (9.09%) Infoblox
5 6 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 6 (9.09%) Cisco
5 6 (9.09%) EMC
5 6 (9.09%) Citrix
6 4 (6.06%) Remedy
7 3 (4.55%) BMC
7 3 (4.55%) Adobe
8 2 (3.03%) Symantec
9 1 (1.52%) Sage
9 1 (1.52%) IronPort
9 1 (1.52%) SAP
9 1 (1.52%) F5