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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 684 745 716
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -29
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 221 194 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 0.41% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 154 137 129
Average salary £50,000 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.45% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £26,000 £28,088
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.46% +6.57%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
44274 46831 43551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.00% 39.66% 40.11%
Number of salaries quoted 35175 37160 35447
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CMDB
Jobs Demand Trend

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

CMDB Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CMDB
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CMDB within the UK.

CMDB Salary Trend in the UK

CMDB
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CMDB over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 within the UK.

CMDB Salary Histogram in the UK

CMDB
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMDB within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 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
England +35 201 £50,000 +16.95% 25
London +46 89 £60,000 +20.00% 7
East of England +47 48 £43,250 -35.92% 6
City of London +44 33 £60,000 +7.14% 4
Essex +29 30 £60,000 -11.11%
South East -22 24 £42,500 +4.93% 3
Brentwood - 21 - -
South West +7 18 £33,250 +33.00% 4
Wiltshire 0 14 £36,000 +54.83% 4
Buckinghamshire +1 11 £41,500 -
Milton Keynes -3 11 £41,500 -
Salisbury - 11 £28,000 - 1
Colchester +11 9 £60,000 -11.11%
Yorkshire -2 9 £38,000 -27.61% 2
North West -9 9 £110,000 +241.08% 1
Bedfordshire +21 8 £39,500 -
West Yorkshire -3 6 £34,000 -35.23% 2
Surrey -3 5 £47,500 +17.28% 1
Manchester -7 5 £36,250 +13.28% 1
Cambridgeshire - 5 £41,500 - 1
Harrow +8 4 - -
Leeds -2 4 £34,000 -35.23% 2
Wales -3 4 £26,875 -2.27% 2
Hampshire -11 4 £38,500 -35.83%
Berkshire -26 4 £50,000 -35.48% 2
Ipswich - 4 £47,500 -
Suffolk - 4 £47,500 -
Cheshire 0 3 £110,000 -
West Midlands -19 3 £35,000 +42.85% 2
Trowbridge - 3 £38,000 - 1

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 268 (55.72%) ITIL
2 171 (35.55%) Configuration Management
3 137 (28.48%) Microsoft
4 111 (23.08%) Service Management
4 111 (23.08%) Change Management
5 109 (22.66%) Analytical Skills
6 99 (20.58%) Windows
7 96 (19.96%) Finance
8 91 (18.92%) SLA
9 88 (18.30%) HP
10 87 (18.09%) Asset Management
11 84 (17.46%) Active Directory
12 81 (16.84%) ITSM
13 77 (16.01%) Oracle
14 71 (14.76%) MS Excel
15 65 (13.51%) Project Management
16 63 (13.10%) Problem Management
17 62 (12.89%) Capacity Planning
18 60 (12.47%) Agile Software Development
19 57 (11.85%) Management Information System
19 57 (11.85%) SAN
20 52 (10.81%) BMC
21 51 (10.60%) CommVault
21 51 (10.60%) DNS
21 51 (10.60%) VMware
21 51 (10.60%) Brocade
21 51 (10.60%) 3PAR
22 49 (10.19%) Remedy
22 49 (10.19%) Fibre Channel
23 47 (9.77%) Linux

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 25 (5.20%) MS Exchange
2 22 (4.57%) SharePoint
3 21 (4.37%) CMS
4 13 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (2.49%) OpenStack
6 10 (2.08%) Lync
7 9 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (1.46%) Apache
9 6 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (1.04%) nginx
11 4 (0.83%) Apache Pig
11 4 (0.83%) IIS
11 4 (0.83%) SAS
11 4 (0.83%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.62%) ArcGIS
13 2 (0.42%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.42%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.21%) Moodle
Applications
1 71 (14.76%) MS Excel
2 34 (7.07%) MS Office
3 12 (2.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.83%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 37 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
2 13 (2.70%) Remedy AR System
3 7 (1.46%) Summit
4 2 (0.42%) Aareon QL
4 2 (0.42%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.78%) SaaS
2 18 (3.74%) Cloud Computing
2 18 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (3.12%) Google Apps
4 13 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (2.49%) PaaS
5 12 (2.49%) IaaS
5 12 (2.49%) Terremark
6 6 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (1.04%) Amazon S3
7 5 (1.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 5 (1.04%) IBM SmartCloud
8 2 (0.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 57 (11.85%) SAN
2 51 (10.60%) DNS
3 49 (10.19%) Fibre Channel
4 46 (9.56%) LDAP
5 36 (7.48%) Firewall
6 35 (7.28%) DHCP
7 25 (5.20%) VPN
8 19 (3.95%) WAN
9 17 (3.53%) Internet
10 16 (3.33%) SSL
11 12 (2.49%) LAN
12 11 (2.29%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (2.08%) TCP/IP
14 9 (1.87%) VoIP
14 9 (1.87%) Cisco IOS
15 8 (1.66%) Network Security
15 8 (1.66%) Wireless
16 7 (1.46%) IP Telephony
17 6 (1.25%) Ethernet
18 5 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (4.57%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.53%) Data Mining
2 17 (3.53%) Oracle Database
3 14 (2.91%) Relational Database
4 11 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (1.87%) MySQL
6 6 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (1.04%) Big Data
7 5 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (1.04%) DB2
8 4 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (0.83%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.83%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.83%) HBase
8 4 (0.83%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (1.25%) MSI
3 5 (1.04%) JIRA
4 4 (0.83%) InstallShield
4 4 (0.83%) Hudson
4 4 (0.83%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.62%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (0.62%) Toad
5 3 (0.62%) ClearQuest
6 2 (0.42%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.21%) Selenium
7 1 (0.21%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.21%) Ant
7 1 (0.21%) WinDbg
7 1 (0.21%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.21%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.21%) AdminStudio
7 1 (0.21%) Subversion
General
1 96 (19.96%) Finance
2 27 (5.61%) Legal
3 23 (4.78%) Banking
4 19 (3.95%) Retail
5 8 (1.66%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (1.25%) Advertising
7 4 (0.83%) Law
7 4 (0.83%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.62%) Publishing
8 3 (0.62%) Games
9 2 (0.42%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.21%) Back Office
10 1 (0.21%) Military
10 1 (0.21%) Local Government
10 1 (0.21%) Marketing
10 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 105 (21.83%) Analyst
2 58 (12.06%) Configuration Manager
3 47 (9.77%) Storage Specialist
3 47 (9.77%) Senior Storage Specialist
3 47 (9.77%) Backup Specialist
4 39 (8.11%) Service Manager
5 33 (6.86%) Support Analyst
6 32 (6.65%) Administrator
7 26 (5.41%) Service Analyst
8 25 (5.20%) Developer
9 23 (4.78%) Architect
9 23 (4.78%) Consultant
10 21 (4.37%) Configuration Analyst
11 19 (3.95%) Support Engineer
11 19 (3.95%) Applications Support
11 19 (3.95%) 2nd Line Support
12 18 (3.74%) Applications Support Analyst
13 16 (3.33%) Change Manager
14 15 (3.12%) Service Desk Analyst
14 15 (3.12%) ITIL Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (6.65%) Web Services
2 20 (4.16%) .NET
3 18 (3.74%) XML
4 14 (2.91%) LAMP
5 12 (2.49%) CSS
5 12 (2.49%) Ajax
5 12 (2.49%) Middleware
5 12 (2.49%) HTML
5 12 (2.49%) RESTful
6 11 (2.29%) COM
7 10 (2.08%) SOAP
8 6 (1.25%) Apache Flex
9 5 (1.04%) Application Packaging
10 3 (0.62%) Java EE
10 3 (0.62%) XHTML
11 2 (0.42%) WSH
11 2 (0.42%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.21%) Hibernate
12 1 (0.21%) CGI
12 1 (0.21%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 109 (22.66%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (11.85%) Management Information System
3 40 (8.32%) Data Centre
4 17 (3.53%) Computer Science
4 17 (3.53%) Private Cloud
5 16 (3.33%) Grid Computing
6 13 (2.70%) Mathematics
7 12 (2.49%) Public Cloud
7 12 (2.49%) Enterprise Cloud
8 10 (2.08%) Statistics
8 10 (2.08%) Blackberry
9 8 (1.66%) Visualisation
10 7 (1.46%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.46%) NHS
10 7 (1.46%) Clustering
11 6 (1.25%) Taxonomies
12 5 (1.04%) HACMP
12 5 (1.04%) User Experience
13 4 (0.83%) Hedge funds
13 4 (0.83%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 99 (20.58%) Windows
2 47 (9.77%) Linux
3 46 (9.56%) UNIX
4 26 (5.41%) Solaris
5 20 (4.16%) Windows 7
6 18 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (2.70%) Android
8 12 (2.49%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (2.29%) AIX
9 11 (2.29%) Windows XP
10 10 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (1.46%) Windows 8
12 7 (1.46%) Windows Mobile
13 6 (1.25%) HPUX
13 6 (1.25%) CentOS
14 5 (1.04%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.62%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.42%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.21%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (55.72%) ITIL
2 171 (35.55%) Configuration Management
3 111 (23.08%) Service Management
3 111 (23.08%) Change Management
4 87 (18.09%) Asset Management
5 81 (16.84%) ITSM
6 65 (13.51%) Project Management
7 63 (13.10%) Problem Management
8 62 (12.89%) Capacity Planning
9 60 (12.47%) Agile Software Development
10 47 (9.77%) ITIL V3
11 46 (9.56%) Disaster Recovery
12 44 (9.15%) Release Management
13 35 (7.28%) Security Patching
14 32 (6.65%) Migration
15 28 (5.82%) Incident Management
16 26 (5.41%) Service Delivery
17 25 (5.20%) Line Management
18 24 (4.99%) Stakeholder Management
18 24 (4.99%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 41 (8.52%) SQL
2 40 (8.32%) Java
3 20 (4.16%) C++
4 18 (3.74%) Shell Script
5 12 (2.49%) JavaScript
6 11 (2.29%) Perl
6 11 (2.29%) C
6 11 (2.29%) Python
7 9 (1.87%) PowerShell
7 9 (1.87%) C#
7 9 (1.87%) VBScript
8 5 (1.04%) VBA
8 5 (1.04%) PHP
8 5 (1.04%) Bash Shell
9 4 (0.83%) R
9 4 (0.83%) VB
9 4 (0.83%) MATLAB
10 2 (0.42%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.42%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.21%) AWK
Qualifications
1 47 (9.77%) Degree
2 38 (7.90%) ITIL Certification
3 37 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 23 (4.78%) SC Cleared
5 14 (2.91%) DV Cleared
6 13 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (1.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 7 (1.46%) MCSE
10 6 (1.25%) MCP
11 5 (1.04%) CCSP
11 5 (1.04%) CCNA
11 5 (1.04%) CISSP
11 5 (1.04%) CISM
11 5 (1.04%) CCSA
11 5 (1.04%) MOS
12 3 (0.62%) MCITP
12 3 (0.62%) CCNP
13 2 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.42%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (18.92%) SLA
2 8 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.46%) QA
4 2 (0.42%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.42%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.42%) TickIT
4 2 (0.42%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.42%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 84 (17.46%) Active Directory
2 44 (9.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.46%) NFS
3 7 (1.46%) VMware ESX
4 6 (1.25%) Samba
5 5 (1.04%) Firmware
5 5 (1.04%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (1.04%) PowerHA
5 5 (1.04%) Oracle Clusterware
6 3 (0.62%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.42%) KVM
7 2 (0.42%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.21%) Xen
8 1 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.21%) RHEV
8 1 (0.21%) UAG
8 1 (0.21%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 27 (5.61%) SCCM
2 15 (3.12%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (2.91%) Puppet
4 12 (2.49%) HP UCMDB
4 12 (2.49%) Netcool
5 10 (2.08%) Tivoli
6 8 (1.66%) Oracle RMAN
6 8 (1.66%) Oracle ZFS
7 6 (1.25%) HP Data Protector
7 6 (1.25%) NetBackup
8 5 (1.04%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 5 (1.04%) Nagios
8 5 (1.04%) Data Guard
8 5 (1.04%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 5 (1.04%) Oracle Flashback
9 4 (0.83%) SCOM
9 4 (0.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 3 (0.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (0.62%) CA Single Sign-On
10 3 (0.62%) DameWare
Vendors
1 137 (28.48%) Microsoft
2 88 (18.30%) HP
3 77 (16.01%) Oracle
4 52 (10.81%) BMC
5 51 (10.60%) CommVault
5 51 (10.60%) VMware
5 51 (10.60%) Brocade
5 51 (10.60%) 3PAR
6 49 (10.19%) Remedy
7 40 (8.32%) Citrix
8 37 (7.69%) SolarWinds
9 30 (6.24%) ServiceNow
10 24 (4.99%) Cisco
11 19 (3.95%) Red Hat
12 16 (3.33%) EMC
13 15 (3.12%) Google
14 14 (2.91%) F5
15 13 (2.70%) Computacenter
16 12 (2.49%) Rackspace
16 12 (2.49%) IBM
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harpenden
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: Competitive+ Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 10 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42840 - £64281 per annum + Exc.Bens.
Posted: 14 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 18 days ago