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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 676 661 724
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +63
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 217 249 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.48% 0.56% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 135 165 111
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £71,900 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +8.07%

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
44813 44603 43190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.92% 38.87% 40.66%
Number of salaries quoted 35889 34686 34870
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -42 193 £43,750 -2.77% 29
London -10 64 £55,000 +19.56% 15
South West -6 30 £38,000 -22.05% 6
East of England +15 28 £47,500 -28.30% 3
South East -17 23 £40,750 +0.61% 2
Wiltshire +16 21 £32,000 -55.86% 4
Yorkshire +4 18 £32,000 -28.88%
West Yorkshire -4 17 £32,000 -28.88%
Essex +7 16 £60,000 -11.11%
City of London +13 14 £70,000 +16.66% 6
Brentwood - 14 - -
Leeds +2 13 £32,000 -28.88%
West Midlands -11 11 £45,000 -35.71%
Salisbury - 11 £28,000 - 2
East Midlands -18 9 £46,750 +1.08% 1
Hampshire +4 7 £40,750 -32.08%
Berkshire -5 7 £58,750 -20.33% 2
Leicestershire +13 6 £42,500 +73.46% 1
North West +2 6 £25,000 -25.92% 2
Manchester +1 6 £25,000 -23.07% 2
Surrey -11 6 £50,000 +42.85%
Leicester - 6 £42,500 -
Andover - 6 £40,750 -
Staffordshire +5 5 £40,000 +3.22%
Suffolk +4 5 £47,500 -9.52%
Stoke-on-Trent +3 5 £40,000 +3.22%
Wales -2 5 £27,000 +10.76%
Ipswich -5 5 £47,500 -9.52%
Hertfordshire -11 5 £80,000 +23.07% 2
Birmingham +4 4 £45,000 -35.71%

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 296 (63.66%) ITIL
2 211 (45.38%) Configuration Management
3 131 (28.17%) Microsoft
4 125 (26.88%) Service Management
5 114 (24.52%) Change Management
6 98 (21.08%) Asset Management
7 96 (20.65%) Windows
8 87 (18.71%) SLA
9 86 (18.49%) Analytical Skills
10 85 (18.28%) ITSM
11 84 (18.06%) MS Excel
12 82 (17.63%) Finance
13 68 (14.62%) Active Directory
14 61 (13.12%) Oracle
15 57 (12.26%) BMC
15 57 (12.26%) Remedy
15 57 (12.26%) Agile Software Development
16 55 (11.83%) Problem Management
17 54 (11.61%) ITIL V3
18 52 (11.18%) Management Information System
19 51 (10.97%) Project Management
19 51 (10.97%) DNS
20 50 (10.75%) HP
20 50 (10.75%) Degree
21 46 (9.89%) Release Management
22 45 (9.68%) VMware
23 44 (9.46%) ITIL Certification
24 42 (9.03%) Security Cleared
24 42 (9.03%) Capacity Planning
25 41 (8.82%) ServiceNow

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 24 (5.16%) SharePoint
2 21 (4.52%) MS Exchange
2 21 (4.52%) CMS
3 11 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (1.72%) Lync
4 8 (1.72%) IIS
5 4 (0.86%) SAS
5 4 (0.86%) OpenStack
5 4 (0.86%) Apache Pig
5 4 (0.86%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.65%) Node.js
6 3 (0.65%) ArcGIS
6 3 (0.65%) Apache
6 3 (0.65%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.43%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 84 (18.06%) MS Excel
2 37 (7.96%) MS Office
3 9 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.65%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 36 (7.74%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (1.94%) Summit
3 7 (1.51%) Remedy AR System
4 5 (1.08%) Aareon QL
4 5 (1.08%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.22%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.23%) SaaS
2 10 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.29%) Office 365
5 5 (1.08%) Google Apps
6 4 (0.86%) Terremark
6 4 (0.86%) IaaS
6 4 (0.86%) PaaS
7 2 (0.43%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 51 (10.97%) DNS
2 40 (8.60%) LDAP
3 34 (7.31%) DHCP
4 33 (7.10%) WAN
4 33 (7.10%) SAN
5 29 (6.24%) Firewall
6 28 (6.02%) VPN
7 25 (5.38%) Fibre Channel
8 24 (5.16%) LAN
9 19 (4.09%) Internet
10 12 (2.58%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (2.37%) VoIP
11 11 (2.37%) TCP/IP
11 11 (2.37%) SSL
12 10 (2.15%) Wireless
13 8 (1.72%) IP Telephony
13 8 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
14 6 (1.29%) Cisco IOS
15 5 (1.08%) Network Security
15 5 (1.08%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (5.38%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.73%) Data Mining
3 20 (4.30%) Relational Database
4 19 (4.09%) Oracle Database
5 8 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.29%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.08%) Big Data
8 4 (0.86%) MySQL
8 4 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (0.86%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (0.86%) DB2
8 4 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.86%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.86%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.86%) HBase
Development Applications
1 13 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (1.72%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.51%) Hudson
4 6 (1.29%) MSBuild
4 6 (1.29%) Toad
4 6 (1.29%) MSI
5 4 (0.86%) InstallShield
5 4 (0.86%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.86%) Subversion
6 3 (0.65%) JIRA
6 3 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.65%) ClearQuest
7 2 (0.43%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.43%) Selenium
8 1 (0.22%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.22%) Maven
8 1 (0.22%) Mockito
8 1 (0.22%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.22%) Ant
General
1 82 (17.63%) Finance
2 26 (5.59%) Retail
3 20 (4.30%) Banking
4 17 (3.66%) Legal
5 9 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (1.29%) Advertising
7 5 (1.08%) Electronics
8 4 (0.86%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.86%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.86%) Law
9 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.22%) Back Office
10 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.22%) Local Government
10 1 (0.22%) Marketing
10 1 (0.22%) Publishing
10 1 (0.22%) Games
10 1 (0.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 96 (20.65%) Analyst
2 64 (13.76%) Configuration Manager
3 39 (8.39%) Service Manager
4 35 (7.53%) Configuration Analyst
5 33 (7.10%) Administrator
6 32 (6.88%) Developer
7 24 (5.16%) Service Analyst
8 23 (4.95%) Storage Specialist
8 23 (4.95%) Senior Storage Specialist
8 23 (4.95%) Backup Specialist
9 22 (4.73%) Change Manager
10 21 (4.52%) Architect
11 19 (4.09%) Support Analyst
12 14 (3.01%) Support Engineer
12 14 (3.01%) Network Engineer
12 14 (3.01%) Software Manager
13 13 (2.80%) Consultant
13 13 (2.80%) Remedy Developer
14 12 (2.58%) Software Asset Manager
15 11 (2.37%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.73%) XML
2 21 (4.52%) .NET
3 17 (3.66%) Web Services
4 11 (2.37%) HTML
5 10 (2.15%) Middleware
6 9 (1.94%) Apache Flex
7 8 (1.72%) CSS
8 7 (1.51%) Ajax
9 6 (1.29%) COM
10 5 (1.08%) SOAP
10 5 (1.08%) Application Packaging
11 4 (0.86%) jQuery
11 4 (0.86%) RESTful
11 4 (0.86%) LAMP
12 3 (0.65%) XHTML
12 3 (0.65%) ASP.NET
12 3 (0.65%) HTML5
12 3 (0.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 2 (0.43%) .NET Framework
13 2 (0.43%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 86 (18.49%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (11.18%) Management Information System
3 36 (7.74%) Data Centre
4 15 (3.23%) Mathematics
5 14 (3.01%) Computer Science
6 11 (2.37%) Statistics
7 9 (1.94%) NHS
8 8 (1.72%) Visualisation
8 8 (1.72%) User Experience
8 8 (1.72%) Performance Metrics
8 8 (1.72%) Private Cloud
9 7 (1.51%) Client/Server
9 7 (1.51%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.29%) Data Integration
10 6 (1.29%) Enterprise Cloud
10 6 (1.29%) GIS
10 6 (1.29%) Taxonomies
11 5 (1.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 5 (1.08%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 96 (20.65%) Windows
2 34 (7.31%) Linux
3 27 (5.81%) UNIX
4 17 (3.66%) Solaris
5 16 (3.44%) Windows 7
6 15 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (2.37%) Android
8 9 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (1.29%) Windows XP
11 5 (1.08%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.86%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.43%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.43%) AIX
14 1 (0.22%) VMS
14 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 296 (63.66%) ITIL
2 211 (45.38%) Configuration Management
3 125 (26.88%) Service Management
4 114 (24.52%) Change Management
5 98 (21.08%) Asset Management
6 85 (18.28%) ITSM
7 57 (12.26%) Agile Software Development
8 55 (11.83%) Problem Management
9 54 (11.61%) ITIL V3
10 51 (10.97%) Project Management
11 46 (9.89%) Release Management
12 42 (9.03%) Capacity Planning
13 40 (8.60%) Incident Management
14 39 (8.39%) Disaster Recovery
15 30 (6.45%) Validation
15 30 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
16 29 (6.24%) Migration
17 28 (6.02%) Service Delivery
17 28 (6.02%) Line Management
18 27 (5.81%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 31 (6.67%) SQL
2 19 (4.09%) Java
3 18 (3.87%) PowerShell
4 17 (3.66%) JavaScript
5 14 (3.01%) VBScript
5 14 (3.01%) Shell Script
6 13 (2.80%) Perl
6 13 (2.80%) C
7 12 (2.58%) C#
8 10 (2.15%) Python
9 9 (1.94%) C++
10 8 (1.72%) VBA
11 5 (1.08%) PHP
11 5 (1.08%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.86%) R
12 4 (0.86%) MATLAB
12 4 (0.86%) VB
13 3 (0.65%) Delphi
13 3 (0.65%) Ruby
14 2 (0.43%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 50 (10.75%) Degree
2 44 (9.46%) ITIL Certification
3 42 (9.03%) Security Cleared
4 19 (4.09%) SC Cleared
5 18 (3.87%) DV Cleared
6 14 (3.01%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (1.94%) HNC
7 9 (1.94%) CCNA
8 8 (1.72%) CCNP
9 7 (1.51%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 7 (1.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 7 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (1.29%) MCP
10 6 (1.29%) MCSE
11 4 (0.86%) HND
11 4 (0.86%) MOS
12 3 (0.65%) CCDA
12 3 (0.65%) CCSA
12 3 (0.65%) CCSE
13 2 (0.43%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (18.71%) SLA
2 12 (2.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (2.37%) QA
4 6 (1.29%) ISO 9000
4 6 (1.29%) TickIT
5 3 (0.65%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.65%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 68 (14.62%) Active Directory
2 34 (7.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.51%) NFS
3 7 (1.51%) VMware ESX
4 6 (1.29%) Samba
5 4 (0.86%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.86%) PowerHA
5 4 (0.86%) Oracle Clusterware
6 2 (0.43%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.43%) vSphere
7 1 (0.22%) UAG
7 1 (0.22%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.22%) KVM
7 1 (0.22%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 27 (5.81%) SCCM
2 10 (2.15%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (1.94%) Oracle ZFS
4 8 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (1.51%) HP UCMDB
5 7 (1.51%) Tivoli
5 7 (1.51%) Netcool
6 6 (1.29%) BladeLogic
6 6 (1.29%) SCOM
6 6 (1.29%) NetBackup
7 5 (1.08%) Puppet
8 4 (0.86%) Oracle Flashback
8 4 (0.86%) Data Guard
8 4 (0.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.65%) BMC PATROL
9 3 (0.65%) CA Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.65%) BMC Marimba
9 3 (0.65%) BMC Performance Manager
9 3 (0.65%) WMI
Vendors
1 131 (28.17%) Microsoft
2 61 (13.12%) Oracle
3 57 (12.26%) BMC
3 57 (12.26%) Remedy
4 50 (10.75%) HP
5 45 (9.68%) VMware
6 41 (8.82%) ServiceNow
7 32 (6.88%) SolarWinds
8 30 (6.45%) Citrix
9 29 (6.24%) Brocade
10 27 (5.81%) 3PAR
10 27 (5.81%) CommVault
11 25 (5.38%) Cisco
12 19 (4.09%) F5
13 16 (3.44%) Symantec
14 15 (3.23%) Computacenter
15 10 (2.15%) McAfee
15 10 (2.15%) CA
15 10 (2.15%) Avaya
15 10 (2.15%) EMC
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £42840 - £64281 per annum + benefits included
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £16000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £48,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £42840.00 - £64281.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
UK
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
KPMG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
National Tust
Posted: 12 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 13 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago