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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 188 - 182
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.074% - 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% - 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £35,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.01% +0.62%
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
1275 1155 1279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 31.63% 30.49% 33.39%
Number of salaries quoted 972 963 1079
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 16 September 2014, 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 12 (85.71%) Configuration Management
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) Project Management
4 8 (57.14%) Cisco
5 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (50.00%) MCSE
6 6 (42.86%) SQL
6 6 (42.86%) XenDesktop
7 5 (35.71%) ITIL
7 5 (35.71%) Firewall
8 4 (28.57%) VLAN
8 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
8 4 (28.57%) IIS
8 4 (28.57%) VoIP
8 4 (28.57%) Citrix
8 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (28.57%) CCNA
8 4 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (28.57%) iSCSI
8 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
9 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
9 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
9 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
9 3 (21.43%) Change Management
10 2 (14.29%) Service Management
10 2 (14.29%) Finance
10 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 4 (28.57%) IIS
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.14%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (7.14%) Lync
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) VLAN
2 4 (28.57%) VoIP
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (28.57%) iSCSI
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
4 1 (7.14%) MPLS
4 1 (7.14%) PBX
4 1 (7.14%) PSTN
4 1 (7.14%) SDH
4 1 (7.14%) SMTP
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) Server Support
4 1 (7.14%) Release Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Head of Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Change and Release Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Change Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Change Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Communications Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Configuration Management
2 9 (64.29%) Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 3 (21.43%) Change Management
6 2 (14.29%) Service Management
6 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
6 2 (14.29%) Information Security
7 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Release Management
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.14%) Line Management
7 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
7 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
7 1 (7.14%) Migration
7 1 (7.14%) ITSM
7 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (50.00%) MCSE
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (28.57%) CCNA
3 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (7.14%) MCTS
4 1 (7.14%) MCITP
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) XenDesktop
2 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Polycom
4 1 (7.14%) BMC
4 1 (7.14%) Nokia
4 1 (7.14%) Siemens
4 1 (7.14%) Remedy
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Mitel