The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 154 154 151
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 7 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.22% 0.36% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.65% 0.93% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 3
Average salary £48,250 £38,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.97% +7.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,650 £8,000 £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £48,850 £47,500 £35,900
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +14.64%
CMDB
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1078 1284 1042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 33.38% 38.48% 33.11%
Number of salaries quoted 710 797 648
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

CMDB
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

CMDB Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

CMDB
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

CMDB Salary Trend in Scotland

CMDB
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMDB within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 November 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
(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
Edinburgh -2 3 £48,250 +26.97%
Glasgow -3 3 - -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
CMDB
UK

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Change Management
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
3 3 (37.50%) QA
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) SaaS
3 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (37.50%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Coaching
3 3 (37.50%) CRM
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) UNIX
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Management

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) Internet
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Change Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) XML
1 2 (25.00%) AppFabric
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Change Management
2 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
3 3 (37.50%) CRM
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Coaching
4 2 (25.00%) Security Management
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (12.50%) Cyber Security
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Avaya
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco