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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 183 181 187
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.026% 0.098% 0.048%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.075% 0.29% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £28,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -10.00%
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 Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1334 1357 1390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 34.54% 33.30% 33.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1093 1076 1196
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £34,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +3.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

CMDB
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

CMDB Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

CMDB
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

CMDB Salary Trend in Manchester

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) CA
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (50.00%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (25.00%) Site Server
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (25.00%) iSCSI

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) Site Server
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) VLAN
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (50.00%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) CA
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco