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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 243 236 253
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 9 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.045% 0.076%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 0.14% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 4
Average salary £26,250 £70,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-62.50% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,100 £32,000 £27,475
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £78,000 £37,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
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
2447 2219 2552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 33.47% 33.08% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2110 1788 2235
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CMDB across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

CMDB Salary Histogram 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 24 December 2014. 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
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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
Cheshire +6 6 £19,750 -75.31%
Manchester -14 3 £27,000 -41.62%
CMDB
England

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Coaching
3 5 (35.71%) LAN
3 5 (35.71%) WAN
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) Internet
3 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
3 5 (35.71%) Change Management
3 5 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
3 5 (35.71%) QA
3 5 (35.71%) SaaS
3 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (35.71%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
5 3 (21.43%) Service Management
5 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
5 3 (21.43%) IT Asset Management
6 2 (14.29%) MS Office
6 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 2 (14.29%) CA
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) ITSM
6 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 2 (14.29%) Data Entry
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
7 1 (7.14%) SQL
7 1 (7.14%) IIS

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) LAN
2 5 (35.71%) WAN
2 5 (35.71%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) VLAN
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Change Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Head of IT
4 1 (7.14%) Head of Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Head of Infrastructure
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Coaching
3 5 (35.71%) Technical Analysis
3 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
3 5 (35.71%) Change Management
3 5 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
4 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
5 3 (21.43%) Service Management
5 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
5 3 (21.43%) IT Asset Management
6 2 (14.29%) Data Entry
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
6 2 (14.29%) ITSM
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
7 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
7 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) CA
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix