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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 153 156 150
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 6 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.18% 0.38% 0.095%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 1.03% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 2
Average salary £48,250 £38,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.97% +6.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,650 £8,000 £35,550
10% offered a salary of more than £48,850 £47,500 £35,950
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
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
1143 1164 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 34.49% 37.02% 32.17%
Number of salaries quoted 728 748 629
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 £30,000 £27,500 £26,826
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 30 October 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
Glasgow +1 3 - -
Edinburgh -15 2 £48,250 +26.97%
Aberdeen - 1 - -
CMDB
UK

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 (71.43%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Change Management
2 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) CRM
3 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) Security Management
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) SaaS
4 2 (28.57%) AppFabric
4 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Management

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Change Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
1 2 (28.57%) XML
1 2 (28.57%) AppFabric
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Change Management
2 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
3 3 (42.86%) CRM
3 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) Security Management
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
4 2 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Coaching
4 2 (28.57%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Avaya
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco