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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 678 673 740
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +67
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 222 234 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 0.51% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 146 157 112
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,900 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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
44237 45661 43678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.51% 39.20% 40.28%
Number of salaries quoted 35196 35860 35169
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 £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 4 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 4 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 -8 200 £41,506 -7.76% 29
London +15 75 £57,500 +15.00% 10
East of England +38 43 £41,500 -37.35% 5
South West +2 26 £36,000 +37.14% 3
Essex +16 23 £60,000 -11.11%
South East -14 22 £41,125 +1.54% 4
Brentwood - 20 - -
City of London +23 18 £62,500 +4.16% 4
Wiltshire +7 18 £33,000 -34.00% 2
Yorkshire -11 14 £32,000 -14.66% 1
West Yorkshire -7 12 £32,000 -14.66% 1
North West -2 8 £37,500 +16.27% 1
Leeds -3 8 £32,000 -14.66% 1
Salisbury - 8 £28,000 -
Manchester +6 7 £36,250 +13.28% 1
Surrey -11 7 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Wales +3 6 £27,000 -1.81% 1
Bedfordshire - 6 £39,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 6 £41,500 -
Milton Keynes - 6 £41,500 -
Hampshire +7 5 £40,500 -32.50% 1
Suffolk +2 5 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Ipswich -10 5 £47,500 -9.52% 1
West Midlands -24 5 £42,500 -39.28% 4
Cambridgeshire - 5 £41,500 -
Trowbridge - 5 £38,000 -
Hertfordshire -3 4 £80,000 +36.17% 4
South Wales -3 4 £27,000 -1.81% 1
Berkshire -11 4 - - 1
East Midlands -17 4 £51,000 +13.33%

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 286 (59.46%) ITIL
2 196 (40.75%) Configuration Management
3 138 (28.69%) Microsoft
4 118 (24.53%) Change Management
5 116 (24.12%) Service Management
6 103 (21.41%) Windows
7 99 (20.58%) Analytical Skills
8 95 (19.75%) SLA
9 94 (19.54%) Asset Management
10 91 (18.92%) Finance
11 81 (16.84%) ITSM
12 80 (16.63%) Active Directory
12 80 (16.63%) MS Excel
13 67 (13.93%) HP
13 67 (13.93%) Problem Management
14 65 (13.51%) Oracle
15 57 (11.85%) Agile Software Development
16 56 (11.64%) BMC
17 55 (11.43%) Remedy
18 54 (11.23%) Project Management
18 54 (11.23%) DNS
19 53 (11.02%) Management Information System
19 53 (11.02%) VMware
19 53 (11.02%) Capacity Planning
20 47 (9.77%) ITIL V3
21 46 (9.56%) Disaster Recovery
22 45 (9.36%) SAN
22 45 (9.36%) LDAP
22 45 (9.36%) Release Management
22 45 (9.36%) Degree

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (4.99%) MS Exchange
2 20 (4.16%) CMS
2 20 (4.16%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (2.29%) Lync
4 8 (1.66%) OpenStack
5 6 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (1.04%) IIS
6 5 (1.04%) Apache
7 4 (0.83%) SAS
7 4 (0.83%) Apache Pig
7 4 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (0.83%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.62%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.42%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.42%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.42%) nginx
10 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 80 (16.63%) MS Excel
2 36 (7.48%) MS Office
3 12 (2.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.83%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.21%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 37 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
2 12 (2.49%) Remedy AR System
3 8 (1.66%) Summit
4 4 (0.83%) Dynamics GP
4 4 (0.83%) Aareon QL
5 2 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.21%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.95%) SaaS
2 14 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (2.49%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (2.08%) Google Apps
6 8 (1.66%) PaaS
6 8 (1.66%) IaaS
6 8 (1.66%) Terremark
7 6 (1.25%) Office 365
8 5 (1.04%) IBM SmartCloud
9 2 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.42%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 54 (11.23%) DNS
2 45 (9.36%) LDAP
2 45 (9.36%) SAN
3 38 (7.90%) DHCP
4 37 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
5 32 (6.65%) Firewall
6 29 (6.03%) VPN
7 27 (5.61%) WAN
8 21 (4.37%) Internet
9 18 (3.74%) LAN
10 14 (2.91%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (2.70%) VoIP
12 11 (2.29%) Wireless
13 10 (2.08%) SSL
14 9 (1.87%) TCP/IP
15 8 (1.66%) IP Telephony
15 8 (1.66%) Wi-Fi
16 7 (1.46%) Network Security
17 6 (1.25%) Cisco IOS
18 5 (1.04%) SHDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (4.99%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.95%) Oracle Database
3 18 (3.74%) Data Mining
4 14 (2.91%) Relational Database
5 11 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (1.87%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.25%) MySQL
9 5 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (1.04%) DB2
9 5 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (1.04%) Big Data
10 4 (0.83%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.83%) NoSQL
10 4 (0.83%) HBase
10 4 (0.83%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (0.83%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (1.25%) MSI
3 5 (1.04%) Hudson
3 5 (1.04%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.83%) InstallShield
4 4 (0.83%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.83%) Toad
5 3 (0.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (0.62%) MSBuild
5 3 (0.62%) ClearQuest
6 2 (0.42%) JIRA
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%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.21%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.21%) AdminStudio
7 1 (0.21%) Subversion
General
1 91 (18.92%) Finance
2 24 (4.99%) Retail
3 23 (4.78%) Banking
4 22 (4.57%) Legal
5 6 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (1.25%) Advertising
6 5 (1.04%) Electronics
6 5 (1.04%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.83%) Investment Banking
7 4 (0.83%) Law
8 2 (0.42%) Publishing
8 2 (0.42%) Games
8 2 (0.42%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.21%) Back Office
9 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.21%) Military
9 1 (0.21%) Local Government
9 1 (0.21%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 103 (21.41%) Analyst
2 59 (12.27%) Configuration Manager
3 39 (8.11%) Service Manager
4 35 (7.28%) Storage Specialist
4 35 (7.28%) Senior Storage Specialist
4 35 (7.28%) Backup Specialist
5 34 (7.07%) Administrator
6 33 (6.86%) Configuration Analyst
7 28 (5.82%) Service Analyst
8 27 (5.61%) Developer
9 25 (5.20%) Support Analyst
10 21 (4.37%) Architect
11 17 (3.53%) Support Engineer
11 17 (3.53%) Change Manager
12 16 (3.33%) Network Engineer
13 15 (3.12%) Consultant
14 14 (2.91%) 2nd Line Support
14 14 (2.91%) Service Desk Analyst
15 12 (2.49%) 3rd Line Support
15 12 (2.49%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.37%) .NET
1 21 (4.37%) Web Services
2 16 (3.33%) XML
3 11 (2.29%) Middleware
4 8 (1.66%) LAMP
4 8 (1.66%) CSS
4 8 (1.66%) Ajax
4 8 (1.66%) HTML
4 8 (1.66%) RESTful
5 7 (1.46%) COM
6 6 (1.25%) Apache Flex
6 6 (1.25%) SOAP
7 5 (1.04%) Application Packaging
8 3 (0.62%) XHTML
9 2 (0.42%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.21%) Java EE
10 1 (0.21%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.21%) WSH
10 1 (0.21%) CGI
10 1 (0.21%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 99 (20.58%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (11.02%) Management Information System
3 37 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 16 (3.33%) Mathematics
5 14 (2.91%) Computer Science
6 13 (2.70%) Private Cloud
7 10 (2.08%) Enterprise Cloud
8 9 (1.87%) Statistics
9 8 (1.66%) Public Cloud
9 8 (1.66%) User Experience
9 8 (1.66%) Visualisation
10 7 (1.46%) Performance Metrics
10 7 (1.46%) Grid Computing
10 7 (1.46%) Blackberry
10 7 (1.46%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.46%) NHS
11 6 (1.25%) Taxonomies
12 5 (1.04%) HACMP
12 5 (1.04%) GIS
13 4 (0.83%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 103 (21.41%) Windows
2 38 (7.90%) Linux
3 33 (6.86%) UNIX
4 22 (4.57%) Solaris
5 17 (3.53%) Windows 7
6 15 (3.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (2.29%) Android
8 9 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (1.25%) AIX
10 6 (1.25%) Windows XP
11 5 (1.04%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (0.83%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.62%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.62%) CentOS
14 2 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.42%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.21%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (59.46%) ITIL
2 196 (40.75%) Configuration Management
3 118 (24.53%) Change Management
4 116 (24.12%) Service Management
5 94 (19.54%) Asset Management
6 81 (16.84%) ITSM
7 67 (13.93%) Problem Management
8 57 (11.85%) Agile Software Development
9 54 (11.23%) Project Management
10 53 (11.02%) Capacity Planning
11 47 (9.77%) ITIL V3
12 46 (9.56%) Disaster Recovery
13 45 (9.36%) Release Management
14 38 (7.90%) Incident Management
15 36 (7.48%) Security Patching
16 30 (6.24%) Line Management
17 29 (6.03%) Service Delivery
17 29 (6.03%) Stakeholder Management
18 26 (5.41%) Migration
19 25 (5.20%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (7.07%) SQL
2 25 (5.20%) Java
3 15 (3.12%) Shell Script
4 14 (2.91%) C++
5 12 (2.49%) C
5 12 (2.49%) Perl
6 11 (2.29%) JavaScript
6 11 (2.29%) PowerShell
6 11 (2.29%) Python
7 10 (2.08%) VBScript
8 9 (1.87%) C#
9 7 (1.46%) VBA
10 5 (1.04%) Bash Shell
11 4 (0.83%) R
11 4 (0.83%) VB
11 4 (0.83%) MATLAB
12 3 (0.62%) PHP
12 3 (0.62%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.42%) Ruby
13 2 (0.42%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 45 (9.36%) Degree
2 40 (8.32%) ITIL Certification
3 38 (7.90%) Security Cleared
4 20 (4.16%) SC Cleared
5 16 (3.33%) DV Cleared
6 15 (3.12%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (1.87%) MCP
8 9 (1.87%) MCSE
9 8 (1.66%) HNC
9 8 (1.66%) CCNA
9 8 (1.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 7 (1.46%) CCNP
11 4 (0.83%) CCSA
11 4 (0.83%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 4 (0.83%) MOS
12 3 (0.62%) HND
13 2 (0.42%) CCSP
13 2 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.42%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (19.75%) SLA
2 11 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.66%) QA
4 6 (1.25%) TickIT
4 6 (1.25%) ISO 9000
5 4 (0.83%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.62%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 80 (16.63%) Active Directory
2 43 (8.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.87%) NFS
4 7 (1.46%) Samba
4 7 (1.46%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (1.04%) PowerHA
5 5 (1.04%) Oracle Clusterware
6 4 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.42%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.21%) vSphere
8 1 (0.21%) UAG
8 1 (0.21%) KVM
8 1 (0.21%) RHEV
8 1 (0.21%) Xen
8 1 (0.21%) Firmware
8 1 (0.21%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 27 (5.61%) SCCM
2 11 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (2.08%) Oracle ZFS
3 10 (2.08%) Tivoli
3 10 (2.08%) Netcool
4 9 (1.87%) Oracle RMAN
4 9 (1.87%) Puppet
5 8 (1.66%) HP UCMDB
6 7 (1.46%) NetBackup
7 6 (1.25%) SCOM
8 5 (1.04%) BladeLogic
8 5 (1.04%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 5 (1.04%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 5 (1.04%) Data Guard
8 5 (1.04%) Oracle Flashback
9 4 (0.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 3 (0.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (0.62%) BMC Marimba
10 3 (0.62%) CA Single Sign-On
10 3 (0.62%) WMI
Vendors
1 138 (28.69%) Microsoft
2 67 (13.93%) HP
3 65 (13.51%) Oracle
4 56 (11.64%) BMC
5 55 (11.43%) Remedy
6 53 (11.02%) VMware
7 40 (8.32%) Brocade
7 40 (8.32%) SolarWinds
8 39 (8.11%) 3PAR
8 39 (8.11%) CommVault
9 38 (7.90%) Citrix
10 34 (7.07%) ServiceNow
11 27 (5.61%) Cisco
12 17 (3.53%) F5
13 14 (2.91%) Computacenter
14 12 (2.49%) IBM
14 12 (2.49%) Symantec
15 11 (2.29%) Red Hat
16 10 (2.08%) EMC
16 10 (2.08%) Google
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: Competitive salary available
Posted: 50 minutes ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, 25 days, pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Modern Networks
Salary: Competitive salary & benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Modern Networks
Salary: Competitive salary & benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive Salary + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £39500 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive salary and comprehensive flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harris Global
Posted: 6 days ago
London, UK
ServiceNow
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Midlands
Sainsbury
Posted: 19 days ago