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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 653 722 643
Rank change year-on-year
+69 -79
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 253 151 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 0.43% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 167 113 194
Average salary £45,000 £51,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.62% +28.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £27,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £71,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%

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
35987 35251 38884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.92% 33.14% 33.28%
Number of salaries quoted 28254 28491 32814
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £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 29 August 2014 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 29 August 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
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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 +63 246 £45,000 -14.28% 11
London +17 87 £45,000 -14.28% 3
South East +9 56 £39,000 -22.00% 3
City of London -5 27 £60,000 - 1
West Yorkshire -23 26 £52,500 +68.13%
Yorkshire -31 26 £52,500 +75.00%
East Midlands +3 25 £46,250 +96.80%
Leeds -8 25 £52,500 +75.00%
Berkshire +2 23 £73,750 +84.37% 1
Surrey +11 21 £35,000 -30.34%
Harrow - 20 £40,000 -
Northamptonshire - 19 £49,000 -
West Midlands -1 17 £70,000 +154.54%
South West - 15 £48,750 - 2
Northampton - 14 £49,000 -
East of England -10 12 £66,250 +32.50% 2
Birmingham +11 11 £70,000 -
Hampshire -9 10 £60,000 - 2
Guildford - 8 £32,500 -
Reading -1 7 £77,500 +93.75% 1
North West -12 7 £33,750 +12.50% 1
Hertfordshire -15 7 £65,000 +1.96% 2
Uxbridge - 7 £50,000 -
Manchester -4 6 £32,500 - 1
Chertsey - 6 £40,500 -
Wales +7 5 £24,375 -22.61%
South Wales +7 5 £24,375 -22.61%
Nottingham +1 5 £40,000 +42.85%
Nottinghamshire -1 5 £40,000 +42.85%
Dorset - 5 - - 1

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 263 (59.37%) ITIL
2 186 (41.99%) Configuration Management
3 121 (27.31%) Change Management
4 108 (24.38%) Microsoft
5 103 (23.25%) Service Management
6 102 (23.02%) Windows
7 96 (21.67%) ITSM
7 96 (21.67%) SQL
8 90 (20.32%) Finance
9 89 (20.09%) Asset Management
10 76 (17.16%) Service Delivery
11 69 (15.58%) Linux
12 67 (15.12%) Problem Management
13 65 (14.67%) Project Management
14 60 (13.54%) Management Information System
14 60 (13.54%) UNIX
15 59 (13.32%) Java
15 59 (13.32%) SLA
15 59 (13.32%) BMC
16 58 (13.09%) Oracle
17 57 (12.87%) Remedy
18 53 (11.96%) MS Excel
19 51 (11.51%) ServiceNow
20 49 (11.06%) HP
21 48 (10.84%) Continuous Improvement
22 45 (10.16%) Security Cleared
23 44 (9.93%) Release Management
23 44 (9.93%) Telecoms
23 44 (9.93%) MS Exchange
24 40 (9.03%) EMC

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 44 (9.93%) MS Exchange
2 36 (8.13%) CMS
3 25 (5.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (5.42%) SharePoint
5 18 (4.06%) Lync
6 12 (2.71%) Apache
7 11 (2.48%) Office Communications Server
8 9 (2.03%) IIS
9 7 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (1.13%) LiveLink
12 3 (0.68%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.45%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.23%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.23%) Lotus Domino
14 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.23%) SAS
Applications
1 53 (11.96%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.51%) MS Office
3 12 (2.71%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.45%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 38 (8.58%) Remedy ITSM
2 15 (3.39%) Remedy AR System
3 9 (2.03%) Maximo
4 5 (1.13%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 36 (8.13%) SaaS
2 8 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.68%) IaaS
4 3 (0.68%) PaaS
4 3 (0.68%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (7.90%) Firewall
2 33 (7.45%) DNS
3 32 (7.22%) LAN
4 30 (6.77%) TCP/IP
5 29 (6.55%) VPN
6 28 (6.32%) PBX
7 24 (5.42%) WAN
7 24 (5.42%) DHCP
8 22 (4.97%) Cisco ASA
9 19 (4.29%) LDAP
10 17 (3.84%) SAN
10 17 (3.84%) Internet
11 13 (2.93%) Unified Communications
12 12 (2.71%) VLAN
12 12 (2.71%) DMZ
13 11 (2.48%) PSTN
13 11 (2.48%) Network Security
13 11 (2.48%) MPLS
14 10 (2.26%) Fibre Channel
14 10 (2.26%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (5.64%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.84%) MySQL
3 7 (1.58%) DB2
4 6 (1.35%) MS Access
4 6 (1.35%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.23%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (1.35%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.13%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.13%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.23%) Toad
3 1 (0.23%) Log4Net
3 1 (0.23%) JIRA
3 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.23%) Artifactory
General
1 90 (20.32%) Finance
2 44 (9.93%) Telecoms
3 23 (5.19%) Banking
4 17 (3.84%) Retail
5 13 (2.93%) Legal
6 4 (0.90%) Games
6 4 (0.90%) Local Government
6 4 (0.90%) French Language
6 4 (0.90%) German Language
7 2 (0.45%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.45%) Law
7 2 (0.45%) Back Office
8 1 (0.23%) Electronics
8 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.23%) Advertising
8 1 (0.23%) Publishing
8 1 (0.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 97 (21.90%) Analyst
2 47 (10.61%) Configuration Manager
3 38 (8.58%) Architect
4 33 (7.45%) Service Manager
5 32 (7.22%) Configuration Analyst
6 25 (5.64%) Consultant
6 25 (5.64%) Support Engineer
7 24 (5.42%) Developer
8 22 (4.97%) Support Analyst
9 20 (4.51%) Administrator
10 18 (4.06%) Software Manager
11 17 (3.84%) Software Asset Manager
12 16 (3.61%) Applications Support
12 16 (3.61%) Solutions Architect
13 14 (3.16%) Applications Support Analyst
13 14 (3.16%) Remedy Developer
13 14 (3.16%) Technical Manager
13 14 (3.16%) Transition Manager
13 14 (3.16%) Service Transition Manager
14 13 (2.93%) Operations Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (7.67%) Web Services
2 26 (5.87%) HTML
3 23 (5.19%) XML
4 20 (4.51%) CSS
5 12 (2.71%) Ajax
6 9 (2.03%) .NET
7 8 (1.81%) LAMP
8 6 (1.35%) SOAP
8 6 (1.35%) Middleware
9 5 (1.13%) Software Packaging
9 5 (1.13%) XHTML
10 4 (0.90%) Apache Flex
10 4 (0.90%) COM
11 3 (0.68%) ASP.NET
11 3 (0.68%) RESTful
11 3 (0.68%) HTML5
12 2 (0.45%) CSS3
12 2 (0.45%) J2EE
12 2 (0.45%) jQuery
12 2 (0.45%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 60 (13.54%) Management Information System
2 31 (7.00%) Blackberry
3 18 (4.06%) Grid Computing
4 16 (3.61%) Firmware
5 14 (3.16%) Clustering
6 10 (2.26%) CLARiiON
7 7 (1.58%) Replication
8 6 (1.35%) Statistics
8 6 (1.35%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.35%) Frameworx
8 6 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.13%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.68%) iPhone
10 3 (0.68%) Fat Client
10 3 (0.68%) PKI
10 3 (0.68%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.45%) NHS
11 2 (0.45%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.45%) CCTV
11 2 (0.45%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 102 (23.02%) Windows
2 69 (15.58%) Linux
3 60 (13.54%) UNIX
4 39 (8.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (6.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 25 (5.64%) Solaris
7 22 (4.97%) AIX
8 19 (4.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (3.61%) HPUX
10 14 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (2.03%) Windows XP
12 8 (1.81%) Windows 7
13 5 (1.13%) Debian
14 4 (0.90%) BlackBerry OS
14 4 (0.90%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (0.90%) Android
15 2 (0.45%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.45%) zOS
16 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (59.37%) ITIL
2 186 (41.99%) Configuration Management
3 121 (27.31%) Change Management
4 103 (23.25%) Service Management
5 96 (21.67%) ITSM
6 89 (20.09%) Asset Management
7 76 (17.16%) Service Delivery
8 67 (15.12%) Problem Management
9 65 (14.67%) Project Management
10 48 (10.84%) Continuous Improvement
11 44 (9.93%) Release Management
12 34 (7.67%) Enterprise Architecture
13 32 (7.22%) Incident Management
14 24 (5.42%) Load Balancing
14 24 (5.42%) E-Commerce
14 24 (5.42%) SOA
15 22 (4.97%) Migration
16 21 (4.74%) Data Analysis
17 20 (4.51%) CRM
18 19 (4.29%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (21.67%) SQL
2 59 (13.32%) Java
3 34 (7.67%) C++
4 18 (4.06%) Shell Script
4 18 (4.06%) VBA
5 17 (3.84%) Python
5 17 (3.84%) JavaScript
6 16 (3.61%) PowerShell
7 15 (3.39%) C#
8 14 (3.16%) Perl
9 11 (2.48%) PHP
10 6 (1.35%) VB
10 6 (1.35%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.45%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.45%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.45%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.45%) R
12 1 (0.23%) VBScript
12 1 (0.23%) C
Qualifications
1 45 (10.16%) Security Cleared
2 36 (8.13%) ITIL Certification
3 35 (7.90%) Degree
4 30 (6.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 26 (5.87%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (4.97%) MCSE
7 14 (3.16%) CCNA
7 14 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (2.71%) MCITP
8 12 (2.71%) SC Cleared
9 9 (2.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (1.81%) MCTS
10 8 (1.81%) CCNP
11 5 (1.13%) CCA
11 5 (1.13%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (1.13%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.90%) ISEB
13 3 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.68%) MOS
14 2 (0.45%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (13.32%) SLA
2 8 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 6 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.35%) QA
4 3 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.68%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.23%) GPG13
5 1 (0.23%) BS15000
System Software
1 35 (7.90%) Active Directory
2 30 (6.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.48%) vSphere
4 10 (2.26%) UAG
4 10 (2.26%) XenApp
4 10 (2.26%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 8 (1.81%) Hyper-V
6 6 (1.35%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.13%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.45%) NFS
8 2 (0.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 2 (0.45%) Samba
9 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 16 (3.61%) HP Data Protector
2 14 (3.16%) Tivoli
3 11 (2.48%) Netcool
3 11 (2.48%) TeMIP
3 11 (2.48%) HP NNM
3 11 (2.48%) OpenView
3 11 (2.48%) OVPI
4 10 (2.26%) EMC NetWorker
5 6 (1.35%) HP UCMDB
6 5 (1.13%) SCCM
7 4 (0.90%) NSN NetAct
7 4 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.68%) Puppet
8 3 (0.68%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (0.45%) DameWare
9 2 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.45%) OMEGAMON
9 2 (0.45%) SCOM
9 2 (0.45%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 108 (24.38%) Microsoft
2 59 (13.32%) BMC
3 58 (13.09%) Oracle
4 57 (12.87%) Remedy
5 51 (11.51%) ServiceNow
6 49 (11.06%) HP
7 40 (9.03%) EMC
8 36 (8.13%) VMware
9 35 (7.90%) Cisco
10 32 (7.22%) Red Hat
11 29 (6.55%) IBM
12 14 (3.16%) Citrix
13 11 (2.48%) Siemens
13 11 (2.48%) Mitel
13 11 (2.48%) Polycom
14 10 (2.26%) Infoblox
15 8 (1.81%) Huawei
15 8 (1.81%) CheckPoint
15 8 (1.81%) NetApp
16 6 (1.35%) Business Objects
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wimborne
Spectrum IT
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Project Related Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Queen Mary University of London
Salary: £31,735 - £37,275 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Hampshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago