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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 657 722 660
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -62
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 248 155 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 0.37% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 164 122 188
Average salary £47,000 £50,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +20.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.07% +3.75%

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
43178 41529 45122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.72% 38.92% 38.94%
Number of salaries quoted 33710 33773 37929
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
(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 +79 242 £47,000 -10.47% 21
London -21 85 £45,000 -14.28% 5
South East +12 49 £37,500 -17.12% 4
Leeds -3 32 £55,000 +80.32% 3
West Yorkshire -16 32 £55,000 +69.49% 3
Yorkshire -16 32 £55,000 +69.49% 3
City of London -4 27 £60,000 +4.34% 3
Berkshire +10 20 £70,000 +180.00%
Harrow - 20 £40,000 -
East Midlands +14 19 £46,250 +96.80%
West Midlands - 19 £70,000 - 1
Surrey +15 17 £35,000 -30.00% 2
East of England -13 17 £62,500 +25.00% 5
Hertfordshire +3 15 £62,500 - 3
South West -16 15 £72,500 +74.69% 2
Northamptonshire - 14 £49,000 -
Birmingham - 13 £70,000 -
Northampton - 11 £49,000 -
Hampshire -2 8 £60,000 -
Reading +2 7 - -
Watford - 6 £100,000 -
Guildford +15 5 £32,500 -35.00%
Dorset -2 5 - - 1
North West -16 5 £49,000 +63.33% 1
Wiltshire - 5 £72,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire +1 4 £40,000 +42.85%
Nottingham -1 4 £40,000 +42.85%
Swindon - 4 £72,500 -
Uxbridge - 4 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 - -

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 261 (57.36%) ITIL
2 187 (41.10%) Configuration Management
3 115 (25.27%) Change Management
4 104 (22.86%) Microsoft
5 102 (22.42%) Windows
5 102 (22.42%) Service Management
6 100 (21.98%) Finance
7 99 (21.76%) SQL
8 94 (20.66%) ITSM
9 88 (19.34%) Asset Management
10 75 (16.48%) Linux
11 71 (15.60%) UNIX
11 71 (15.60%) Service Delivery
11 71 (15.60%) Problem Management
12 67 (14.73%) Oracle
13 66 (14.51%) Project Management
14 65 (14.29%) Java
15 60 (13.19%) SLA
15 60 (13.19%) BMC
16 58 (12.75%) Remedy
16 58 (12.75%) Management Information System
17 54 (11.87%) MS Excel
18 50 (10.99%) ServiceNow
19 48 (10.55%) Release Management
20 46 (10.11%) Continuous Improvement
21 45 (9.89%) HP
22 43 (9.45%) MS Exchange
22 43 (9.45%) Security Cleared
22 43 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
23 42 (9.23%) SaaS

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 43 (9.45%) MS Exchange
2 31 (6.81%) CMS
3 25 (5.49%) SharePoint
4 23 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (3.30%) Lync
6 10 (2.20%) Apache
7 9 (1.98%) IIS
8 7 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (1.54%) Office Communications Server
9 6 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (1.10%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.66%) LiveLink
12 2 (0.44%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.22%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.22%) Lotus Domino
13 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.22%) SAS
Applications
1 54 (11.87%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.62%) MS Office
3 12 (2.64%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 37 (8.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 14 (3.08%) Remedy AR System
3 9 (1.98%) Maximo
4 5 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 42 (9.23%) SaaS
2 10 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.32%) Google Apps
4 5 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.10%) IaaS
4 5 (1.10%) PaaS
5 3 (0.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (9.23%) LAN
1 42 (9.23%) Firewall
2 32 (7.03%) WAN
3 30 (6.59%) DNS
4 28 (6.15%) TCP/IP
5 27 (5.93%) PBX
6 25 (5.49%) Cisco ASA
7 22 (4.84%) Internet
7 22 (4.84%) VPN
7 22 (4.84%) DHCP
8 17 (3.74%) SAN
9 16 (3.52%) LDAP
10 14 (3.08%) DMZ
11 13 (2.86%) Ethernet
12 12 (2.64%) VLAN
12 12 (2.64%) Fibre Channel
12 12 (2.64%) NetScaler
12 12 (2.64%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (2.20%) Network Security
14 9 (1.98%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.96%) MySQL
3 7 (1.54%) Relational Database
3 7 (1.54%) DB2
4 6 (1.32%) MS Access
5 2 (0.44%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.22%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 6 (1.32%) Eclipse
1 6 (1.32%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.10%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.22%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.22%) Toad
4 1 (0.22%) Log4Net
4 1 (0.22%) JIRA
General
1 100 (21.98%) Finance
2 39 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 29 (6.37%) Banking
4 20 (4.40%) Retail
5 12 (2.64%) Legal
6 5 (1.10%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.10%) French Language
6 5 (1.10%) German Language
6 5 (1.10%) Games
7 4 (0.88%) Local Government
8 3 (0.66%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.44%) Publishing
9 2 (0.44%) Law
9 2 (0.44%) Back Office
10 1 (0.22%) Electronics
10 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.22%) Advertising
10 1 (0.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 101 (22.20%) Analyst
2 46 (10.11%) Architect
3 44 (9.67%) Configuration Manager
4 35 (7.69%) Configuration Analyst
5 30 (6.59%) Service Manager
6 28 (6.15%) Support Engineer
7 26 (5.71%) Developer
8 24 (5.27%) Support Analyst
9 23 (5.05%) Consultant
10 21 (4.62%) Solutions Architect
10 21 (4.62%) Administrator
11 19 (4.18%) Applications Support
12 18 (3.96%) Software Manager
13 17 (3.74%) Software Asset Manager
13 17 (3.74%) Applications Support Analyst
13 17 (3.74%) Remedy Developer
14 14 (3.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 14 (3.08%) Technical Manager
14 14 (3.08%) Transition Manager
14 14 (3.08%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (7.69%) Web Services
2 23 (5.05%) HTML
3 19 (4.18%) XML
4 17 (3.74%) CSS
5 10 (2.20%) .NET
5 10 (2.20%) LAMP
5 10 (2.20%) Ajax
6 9 (1.98%) Middleware
7 6 (1.32%) XHTML
8 5 (1.10%) RESTful
8 5 (1.10%) Software Packaging
9 4 (0.88%) Apache Flex
10 2 (0.44%) OLE
10 2 (0.44%) J2EE
10 2 (0.44%) SOAP
10 2 (0.44%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.44%) HTML5
11 1 (0.22%) CSS3
11 1 (0.22%) COM
11 1 (0.22%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 58 (12.75%) Management Information System
2 43 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (5.93%) Blackberry
4 21 (4.62%) Grid Computing
5 16 (3.52%) Firmware
6 13 (2.86%) Clustering
7 12 (2.64%) CLARiiON
8 7 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.32%) Statistics
9 6 (1.32%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.32%) Data Integration
9 6 (1.32%) Replication
9 6 (1.32%) Mainframe
10 5 (1.10%) User Experience
10 5 (1.10%) Frameworx
11 3 (0.66%) iPhone
11 3 (0.66%) Open Source
11 3 (0.66%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.66%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.66%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 102 (22.42%) Windows
2 75 (16.48%) Linux
3 71 (15.60%) UNIX
4 36 (7.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (6.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 25 (5.49%) Solaris
7 22 (4.84%) AIX
8 18 (3.96%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (3.52%) HPUX
10 15 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (1.98%) Windows XP
12 8 (1.76%) Windows 7
13 5 (1.10%) Debian
14 4 (0.88%) BlackBerry OS
14 4 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (0.88%) Android
15 3 (0.66%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.66%) zOS
16 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (57.36%) ITIL
2 187 (41.10%) Configuration Management
3 115 (25.27%) Change Management
4 102 (22.42%) Service Management
5 94 (20.66%) ITSM
6 88 (19.34%) Asset Management
7 71 (15.60%) Problem Management
7 71 (15.60%) Service Delivery
8 66 (14.51%) Project Management
9 48 (10.55%) Release Management
10 46 (10.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 35 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (7.69%) Incident Management
11 35 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
12 28 (6.15%) E-Commerce
12 28 (6.15%) Migration
13 26 (5.71%) SOA
13 26 (5.71%) Load Balancing
14 25 (5.49%) Software Asset Management
15 23 (5.05%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (21.76%) SQL
2 65 (14.29%) Java
3 37 (8.13%) C++
4 23 (5.05%) VBA
5 20 (4.40%) Shell Script
6 19 (4.18%) Python
7 18 (3.96%) PowerShell
8 14 (3.08%) JavaScript
8 14 (3.08%) Perl
8 14 (3.08%) C#
9 12 (2.64%) PHP
10 6 (1.32%) VB
10 6 (1.32%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.44%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.44%) C
11 2 (0.44%) R
12 1 (0.22%) VBScript
12 1 (0.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 43 (9.45%) Security Cleared
2 33 (7.25%) ITIL Certification
3 30 (6.59%) Degree
4 29 (6.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 23 (5.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (4.18%) MCSE
7 15 (3.30%) CCNA
7 15 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (2.42%) SC Cleared
9 9 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (1.76%) CCNP
10 8 (1.76%) MCITP
11 5 (1.10%) DV Cleared
11 5 (1.10%) CCA
11 5 (1.10%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (0.88%) ISEB
12 4 (0.88%) MCTS
12 4 (0.88%) MOS
13 3 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 2 (0.44%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (13.19%) SLA
2 11 (2.42%) QA
3 8 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 5 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.66%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.22%) GPG13
6 1 (0.22%) BS15000
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 40 (8.79%) Active Directory
2 32 (7.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.86%) vSphere
4 12 (2.64%) UAG
4 12 (2.64%) XenApp
4 12 (2.64%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 8 (1.76%) Hyper-V
6 6 (1.32%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.10%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.44%) NFS
8 2 (0.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 2 (0.44%) Samba
9 1 (0.22%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 16 (3.52%) HP Data Protector
2 12 (2.64%) Tivoli
2 12 (2.64%) EMC NetWorker
3 9 (1.98%) OVPI
3 9 (1.98%) Netcool
3 9 (1.98%) TeMIP
3 9 (1.98%) HP NNM
3 9 (1.98%) OpenView
4 7 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (1.32%) Puppet
6 5 (1.10%) SCCM
7 4 (0.88%) SCOM
8 3 (0.66%) BMC PATROL
8 3 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.66%) HP UCMDB
8 3 (0.66%) OMEGAMON
9 2 (0.44%) DameWare
9 2 (0.44%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.22%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 104 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 67 (14.73%) Oracle
3 60 (13.19%) BMC
4 58 (12.75%) Remedy
5 50 (10.99%) ServiceNow
6 45 (9.89%) HP
7 39 (8.57%) EMC
8 38 (8.35%) VMware
9 37 (8.13%) Cisco
10 34 (7.47%) Red Hat
11 26 (5.71%) IBM
12 16 (3.52%) Citrix
13 12 (2.64%) Infoblox
14 9 (1.98%) CheckPoint
15 8 (1.76%) NetApp
16 7 (1.54%) Siemens
16 7 (1.54%) Mitel
16 7 (1.54%) Huawei
16 7 (1.54%) Polycom
17 6 (1.32%) Google
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Salary: £29000 - £32000 per annum + Beneftis
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Project Related Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
Atos
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Beckenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Wimborne
Spectrum IT
Posted: 25 days ago