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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 636 717 715
Rank change year-on-year
+81 -2
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 249 193 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% 0.41% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 176 134 120
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,175 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,750 £69,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £49,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-13.26% +28.94%

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
41221 46721 42224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.58% 39.79% 38.81%
Number of salaries quoted 32631 37349 34357
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 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +70 224 £50,000 - 22
London +75 101 £60,000 +20.00% 10
East of England +56 51 £46,500 -11.42% 2
City of London +44 40 £60,000 +18.22% 5
South East -18 33 £47,500 -20.83% 4
Essex +29 28 £60,000 -11.11%
Brentwood - 19 - -
Yorkshire +4 16 £40,000 -23.80% 1
South West -2 13 £44,000 +70.87%
Cambridgeshire - 13 £46,250 -
Wiltshire +4 10 £50,000 +115.05%
Hampshire +2 10 £17,000 -71.66%
Colchester +5 9 £60,000 -
Berkshire -12 9 £50,000 +13.63% 2
Peterborough - 9 £55,000 -
North West -3 8 £110,000 +238.46% 2
Surrey +21 7 £47,500 +17.28%
Buckinghamshire -5 7 £41,250 - 2
Milton Keynes -16 7 £41,250 - 1
West Yorkshire +6 6 £32,700 -37.71% 1
Leeds 0 6 £32,700 -37.71% 1
Reading -12 6 £50,000 -
North Yorkshire - 6 £37,500 -
Bedfordshire +15 5 £39,500 +5.33%
Salisbury - 5 £50,000 -
Southampton - 5 £16,000 -
Cheshire +1 4 £110,000 - 1
West Midlands -12 4 £35,000 +42.85% 2
Manchester +13 3 £73,750 +130.46% 1
South Wales +8 3 £26,750 +33.75% 2

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 260 (52.42%) ITIL
2 165 (33.27%) Configuration Management
3 151 (30.44%) Microsoft
4 117 (23.59%) Windows
4 117 (23.59%) Analytical Skills
5 116 (23.39%) Service Management
6 101 (20.36%) Finance
7 99 (19.96%) HP
8 95 (19.15%) SLA
9 94 (18.95%) Active Directory
10 93 (18.75%) Change Management
11 81 (16.33%) ITSM
12 72 (14.52%) MS Excel
13 71 (14.31%) Agile Software Development
14 70 (14.11%) Asset Management
14 70 (14.11%) SAN
15 69 (13.91%) Oracle
15 69 (13.91%) Capacity Planning
16 67 (13.51%) Management Information System
17 66 (13.31%) Project Management
18 62 (12.50%) CommVault
18 62 (12.50%) 3PAR
18 62 (12.50%) Brocade
19 61 (12.30%) Fibre Channel
20 60 (12.10%) Problem Management
21 57 (11.49%) Degree
21 57 (11.49%) UNIX
22 53 (10.69%) BMC
23 52 (10.48%) Linux
24 50 (10.08%) Java

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 34 (6.85%) MS Exchange
2 20 (4.03%) SharePoint
3 18 (3.63%) Lync
4 14 (2.82%) OpenStack
4 14 (2.82%) CMS
5 13 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2003
6 12 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (1.81%) IIS
7 9 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (1.41%) Apache
9 6 (1.21%) Moodle
10 5 (1.01%) nginx
11 4 (0.81%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.81%) Apache Pig
11 4 (0.81%) SAS
12 3 (0.60%) ArcGIS
12 3 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.40%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 72 (14.52%) MS Excel
2 46 (9.27%) MS Office
3 11 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.81%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 40 (8.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 13 (2.62%) Remedy AR System
3 3 (0.60%) Summit
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.20%) Aareon QL
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.44%) SaaS
2 20 (4.03%) Cloud Computing
2 20 (4.03%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (3.63%) Google Apps
4 15 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (3.02%) IaaS
5 14 (2.82%) Terremark
5 14 (2.82%) PaaS
6 7 (1.41%) Office 365
7 6 (1.21%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (1.01%) Amazon S3
8 5 (1.01%) IBM SmartCloud
8 5 (1.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 70 (14.11%) SAN
2 61 (12.30%) Fibre Channel
3 48 (9.68%) DNS
4 47 (9.48%) Firewall
5 43 (8.67%) LDAP
6 41 (8.27%) VPN
7 28 (5.65%) DHCP
8 24 (4.84%) LAN
9 22 (4.44%) TCP/IP
9 22 (4.44%) Internet
10 21 (4.23%) SSL
11 19 (3.83%) WAN
12 13 (2.62%) VoIP
13 12 (2.42%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (2.22%) Ethernet
15 10 (2.02%) SNMP
15 10 (2.02%) Cisco IOS
16 8 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
16 8 (1.61%) Wireless
17 7 (1.41%) SHDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (5.85%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.82%) Oracle Database
3 11 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (2.22%) Data Mining
3 11 (2.22%) Relational Database
4 10 (2.02%) MySQL
5 6 (1.21%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (1.01%) DB2
6 5 (1.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (1.01%) Big Data
7 4 (0.81%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (0.81%) HBase
7 4 (0.81%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.81%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.40%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (2.22%) MSI
3 9 (1.81%) InstallShield
4 8 (1.61%) ClearQuest
4 8 (1.61%) Visual Studio
4 8 (1.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (1.01%) JIRA
6 3 (0.60%) Hudson
6 3 (0.60%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.40%) Toad
8 1 (0.20%) Subversion
8 1 (0.20%) Maven
8 1 (0.20%) Selenium
8 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.20%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.20%) WinDbg
8 1 (0.20%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.20%) Ant
8 1 (0.20%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.20%) AdminStudio
General
1 101 (20.36%) Finance
2 26 (5.24%) Legal
3 21 (4.23%) Banking
4 12 (2.42%) Retail
5 7 (1.41%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.21%) Advertising
6 6 (1.21%) Publishing
7 4 (0.81%) Games
7 4 (0.81%) Law
7 4 (0.81%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.40%) Military
9 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.20%) Local Government
10 1 (0.20%) Marketing
10 1 (0.20%) Billing
10 1 (0.20%) French Language
10 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.20%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 116 (23.39%) Analyst
2 59 (11.90%) Senior Storage Specialist
2 59 (11.90%) Storage Specialist
2 59 (11.90%) Backup Specialist
3 56 (11.29%) Configuration Manager
4 38 (7.66%) Service Manager
5 35 (7.06%) Architect
5 35 (7.06%) Support Analyst
5 35 (7.06%) Service Analyst
6 29 (5.85%) Administrator
7 27 (5.44%) 2nd Line Support
7 27 (5.44%) Consultant
8 24 (4.84%) Service Desk Analyst
9 23 (4.64%) Support Engineer
9 23 (4.64%) Developer
10 21 (4.23%) Applications Support
11 20 (4.03%) Applications Support Analyst
12 18 (3.63%) Configuration Analyst
13 17 (3.43%) ITSM Consultant
13 17 (3.43%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (7.46%) Web Services
2 26 (5.24%) .NET
3 20 (4.03%) XML
4 18 (3.63%) LAMP
5 17 (3.43%) Ajax
5 17 (3.43%) HTML
5 17 (3.43%) CSS
6 16 (3.23%) COM
7 15 (3.02%) SOAP
8 14 (2.82%) RESTful
9 13 (2.62%) Middleware
10 6 (1.21%) Application Packaging
11 4 (0.81%) Java EE
12 3 (0.60%) Apache Flex
12 3 (0.60%) XHTML
13 2 (0.40%) WSH
14 1 (0.20%) .NET Framework
14 1 (0.20%) ZK
14 1 (0.20%) REST
14 1 (0.20%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 117 (23.59%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (13.51%) Management Information System
3 20 (4.03%) Computer Science
4 19 (3.83%) Private Cloud
5 16 (3.23%) Public Cloud
5 16 (3.23%) Grid Computing
6 15 (3.02%) Mathematics
7 14 (2.82%) Enterprise Cloud
8 12 (2.42%) Client/Server
9 11 (2.22%) Blackberry
10 10 (2.02%) Statistics
11 8 (1.61%) Clustering
12 7 (1.41%) User Experience
13 6 (1.21%) VLE
13 6 (1.21%) Visualisation
13 6 (1.21%) Taxonomies
14 5 (1.01%) HACMP
15 4 (0.81%) Mobile App
15 4 (0.81%) NHS
15 4 (0.81%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 117 (23.59%) Windows
2 57 (11.49%) UNIX
3 52 (10.48%) Linux
4 33 (6.65%) Solaris
5 24 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (4.44%) Windows 7
7 19 (3.83%) AIX
8 14 (2.82%) Windows XP
8 14 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (2.62%) Android
10 11 (2.22%) Windows 8
10 11 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (1.41%) Windows Mobile
13 6 (1.21%) HPUX
13 6 (1.21%) Apple iOS
13 6 (1.21%) CentOS
14 4 (0.81%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.40%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (52.42%) ITIL
2 165 (33.27%) Configuration Management
3 116 (23.39%) Service Management
4 93 (18.75%) Change Management
5 81 (16.33%) ITSM
6 71 (14.31%) Agile Software Development
7 70 (14.11%) Asset Management
8 69 (13.91%) Capacity Planning
9 66 (13.31%) Project Management
10 60 (12.10%) Problem Management
11 40 (8.06%) Disaster Recovery
11 40 (8.06%) Release Management
12 39 (7.86%) ITIL V3
13 32 (6.45%) Migration
13 32 (6.45%) Incident Management
14 30 (6.05%) Technical Architecture
15 28 (5.65%) Service Delivery
16 26 (5.24%) Capacity Management
16 26 (5.24%) Line Management
17 24 (4.84%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 50 (10.08%) Java
2 47 (9.48%) SQL
3 19 (3.83%) C
3 19 (3.83%) C++
4 18 (3.63%) Shell Script
5 17 (3.43%) JavaScript
6 11 (2.22%) Python
6 11 (2.22%) Perl
7 10 (2.02%) PowerShell
8 9 (1.81%) VBScript
9 6 (1.21%) C#
10 5 (1.01%) Bash Shell
10 5 (1.01%) PHP
11 4 (0.81%) MATLAB
11 4 (0.81%) R
12 3 (0.60%) VB
12 3 (0.60%) VBA
13 2 (0.40%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.20%) XPath
14 1 (0.20%) AWK
Qualifications
1 57 (11.49%) Degree
2 44 (8.87%) Security Cleared
3 42 (8.47%) ITIL Certification
4 36 (7.26%) SC Cleared
5 31 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (3.23%) MCITP
7 14 (2.82%) MCSE
7 14 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (2.62%) DV Cleared
9 12 (2.42%) A+ Certification
10 8 (1.61%) MCP
10 8 (1.61%) CCNA
10 8 (1.61%) MCDST
11 6 (1.21%) CISM
11 6 (1.21%) CISSP
12 5 (1.01%) MOS
12 5 (1.01%) CCSP
12 5 (1.01%) CCSA
13 4 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (0.40%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (19.15%) SLA
2 10 (2.02%) QA
3 8 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.40%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.40%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 94 (18.95%) Active Directory
2 47 (9.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.21%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (1.21%) Firmware
4 5 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (1.01%) PowerHA
4 5 (1.01%) NFS
4 5 (1.01%) Oracle Clusterware
5 4 (0.81%) Samba
6 3 (0.60%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.60%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.40%) KVM
7 2 (0.40%) UAG
7 2 (0.40%) vSphere
8 1 (0.20%) Xen
8 1 (0.20%) BlackBerry Internet Service
8 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.20%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.20%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 34 (6.85%) SCCM
2 18 (3.63%) HP UCMDB
3 17 (3.43%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (3.23%) Puppet
5 11 (2.22%) Netcool
6 9 (1.81%) SCOM
7 7 (1.41%) Oracle RMAN
8 6 (1.21%) NetBackup
8 6 (1.21%) DameWare
8 6 (1.21%) HP Data Protector
9 5 (1.01%) Data Guard
9 5 (1.01%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 5 (1.01%) Tivoli
9 5 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (1.01%) Nagios
9 5 (1.01%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 5 (1.01%) Oracle Flashback
10 4 (0.81%) SCOrch
10 4 (0.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (0.60%) WMI
Vendors
1 151 (30.44%) Microsoft
2 99 (19.96%) HP
3 69 (13.91%) Oracle
4 62 (12.50%) CommVault
4 62 (12.50%) 3PAR
4 62 (12.50%) Brocade
5 53 (10.69%) BMC
6 50 (10.08%) Remedy
7 48 (9.68%) VMware
8 32 (6.45%) Citrix
9 29 (5.85%) ServiceNow
10 28 (5.65%) SolarWinds
11 25 (5.04%) Cisco
12 20 (4.03%) Red Hat
13 18 (3.63%) Google
14 14 (2.82%) Rackspace
14 14 (2.82%) CheckPoint
15 13 (2.62%) F5
15 13 (2.62%) EMC
16 12 (2.42%) Dell
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Companies House
Salary: £24,594 - £29,115 plus on call allowance (+ EXCELLENT BENEFITS)
Posted: 6 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: comprehensive flexible benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: NEG
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 7 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £100000.00 - £120000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Harpenden
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
South West London
Imperial College London
Salary: £34,270 - 42,380 per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
North East
HP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 days annual leave
Posted: 24 days ago