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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 250 233 243
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +10
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 1 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.015% 0.060% 0.093%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.043% 0.18% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £80,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +119.17%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%
CMDB
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2308 2242 2464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 33.49% 33.60% 32.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1924 1746 2045
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

CMDB
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

CMDB Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CMDB
Salary Trend in the North West

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

CMDB Salary Trend in the North West

CMDB
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMDB within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -2 1 - -
CMDB
England

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 6 (46.15%) ITIL
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
1 6 (46.15%) Coaching
2 5 (38.46%) SaaS
2 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (38.46%) Technical Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (38.46%) Load Balancing
2 5 (38.46%) QA
2 5 (38.46%) Internet
2 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
2 5 (38.46%) LAN
2 5 (38.46%) WAN
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Change Management
4 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
5 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
5 2 (15.38%) Data Entry
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
5 2 (15.38%) IT Asset Management
5 2 (15.38%) HP
5 2 (15.38%) MS Office
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix
5 2 (15.38%) CA
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Service Management
6 1 (7.69%) ITSM

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) Site Server
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) LAN
2 5 (38.46%) WAN
2 5 (38.46%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) VLAN
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Technical Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Change Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
1 6 (46.15%) Coaching
2 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (38.46%) Technical Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
2 5 (38.46%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (38.46%) Load Balancing
3 4 (30.77%) Change Management
4 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
5 2 (15.38%) Data Entry
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Service Management
5 2 (15.38%) IT Asset Management
5 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.69%) ITSM
6 1 (7.69%) Line Management
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
2 2 (15.38%) CA
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco