The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 204 193 182
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -11
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 22 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.38% 0.21% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.28% 0.64% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 21 3 12
Average salary £62,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £53,500 £44,875 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+19.22% +4.36%
CMDB
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1716 1714 1437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.91% 32.85% 30.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1436 1439 1242
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

CMDB
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CMDB across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

CMDB Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CMDB
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CMDB across the West Midlands region.

CMDB Salary Trend in the West Midlands

CMDB
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CMDB across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

CMDB Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

CMDB
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMDB within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
Birmingham -1 14 £66,250 +76.66% 1
Staffordshire - 6 £37,500 - 1
Shropshire - 2 £40,000 -
CMDB
England

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 23 (67.65%) Migration
2 22 (64.71%) Change Management
2 22 (64.71%) ITIL
3 20 (58.82%) BMC
3 20 (58.82%) Problem Management
4 17 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 16 (47.06%) Service Management
6 15 (44.12%) Release Management
7 13 (38.24%) Incident Management
7 13 (38.24%) Supplier Management
7 13 (38.24%) Knowledge Management
7 13 (38.24%) Data Migration
7 13 (38.24%) Capacity Management
8 11 (32.35%) SQL
9 10 (29.41%) SharePoint
9 10 (29.41%) Remedy
9 10 (29.41%) Remedy ITSM
10 8 (23.53%) Service Delivery
10 8 (23.53%) Finance
10 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
11 7 (20.59%) XML
11 7 (20.59%) HTML
12 6 (17.65%) C#
12 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
13 5 (14.71%) MS Access
13 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
13 5 (14.71%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (14.71%) Middleware
13 5 (14.71%) VB
13 5 (14.71%) Maximo

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 10 (29.41%) SharePoint
2 5 (14.71%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS Office
3 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (14.71%) Maximo
2 5 (14.71%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (8.82%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) LDAP
1 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.94%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) MS Access
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) DB2
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Architect
2 7 (20.59%) Applications Support
2 7 (20.59%) Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Support Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Remedy Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Configuration Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Auditor
5 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.94%) Information Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Server Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Change Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Support
6 1 (2.94%) Change and Configuration Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Metrics Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) XML
1 7 (20.59%) HTML
2 5 (14.71%) Middleware
3 2 (5.88%) CSS
3 2 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Data Integration
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.94%) Clustering
3 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) AIX
2 1 (2.94%) Solaris
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Migration
2 22 (64.71%) Change Management
2 22 (64.71%) ITIL
3 20 (58.82%) Problem Management
4 17 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 16 (47.06%) Service Management
6 15 (44.12%) Release Management
7 13 (38.24%) Incident Management
7 13 (38.24%) Supplier Management
7 13 (38.24%) Knowledge Management
7 13 (38.24%) Data Migration
7 13 (38.24%) Capacity Management
8 8 (23.53%) Service Delivery
9 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
9 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
9 5 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (5.88%) Matrix Management
10 2 (5.88%) ISMS
10 2 (5.88%) TOGAF
10 2 (5.88%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) SQL
2 6 (17.65%) C#
3 5 (14.71%) VB
4 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.94%) Python
5 1 (2.94%) Perl
5 1 (2.94%) PHP
5 1 (2.94%) C++
5 1 (2.94%) Java
5 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) MCSE
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.94%) MCP
2 1 (2.94%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
2 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) BMC
2 10 (29.41%) Remedy
3 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.88%) Fujitsu
4 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle
5 1 (2.94%) EMC
5 1 (2.94%) VMware
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