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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 199 - 191
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 18 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.32% - 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.09% - 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 5
Average salary £70,000 - £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.01% +0.62%
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
1657 1791 1487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.89% 32.86% 30.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1372 1543 1294
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 16 September 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 16 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
Birmingham - 13 £70,000 -
Staffordshire - 3 £38,750 -
Shropshire - 2 £40,000 -
CMDB
England

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 18 (60.00%) Migration
2 17 (56.67%) ITIL
3 16 (53.33%) Configuration Management
3 16 (53.33%) Change Management
4 15 (50.00%) BMC
4 15 (50.00%) Problem Management
5 13 (43.33%) Service Management
6 10 (33.33%) Release Management
6 10 (33.33%) Data Migration
6 10 (33.33%) Supplier Management
6 10 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
6 10 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 10 (33.33%) Capacity Management
7 9 (30.00%) SQL
8 8 (26.67%) SLA
8 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
8 8 (26.67%) SharePoint
8 8 (26.67%) Finance
9 7 (23.33%) XML
9 7 (23.33%) HTML
10 6 (20.00%) C#
10 6 (20.00%) Windows
10 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
11 5 (16.67%) Middleware
11 5 (16.67%) Remedy
11 5 (16.67%) Blackberry
11 5 (16.67%) Maximo
11 5 (16.67%) MS Access
11 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 8 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) MS Office
3 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Maximo
1 5 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.33%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (3.33%) LDAP
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) MS Access
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) DB2
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) Architect
3 9 (30.00%) Support Analyst
4 7 (23.33%) Applications Support
5 5 (16.67%) Technical Support
5 5 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Technical Support Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (6.67%) Auditor
7 2 (6.67%) ServiceNow Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.33%) Information Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Server Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Administrator
8 1 (3.33%) Remedy Administrator
8 1 (3.33%) Metrics Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) XML
1 7 (23.33%) HTML
2 5 (16.67%) Middleware
3 2 (6.67%) CSS
3 2 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 3 (10.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Clustering
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Android
2 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (13.33%) Windows Mobile
2 4 (13.33%) BlackBerry OS
2 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (13.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.33%) AIX
3 1 (3.33%) Solaris
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Migration
2 17 (56.67%) ITIL
3 16 (53.33%) Configuration Management
3 16 (53.33%) Change Management
4 15 (50.00%) Problem Management
5 13 (43.33%) Service Management
6 10 (33.33%) Release Management
6 10 (33.33%) Data Migration
6 10 (33.33%) Supplier Management
6 10 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
6 10 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 10 (33.33%) Capacity Management
7 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
8 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
8 5 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (16.67%) Data Analysis
9 4 (13.33%) Risk Analysis
10 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
10 2 (6.67%) Matrix Management
10 2 (6.67%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) SQL
2 6 (20.00%) C#
3 5 (16.67%) VB
4 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.33%) Perl
5 1 (3.33%) PHP
5 1 (3.33%) Python
5 1 (3.33%) C++
5 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) MCSE
2 1 (3.33%) MCP
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) SLA
2 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) BMC
2 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.67%) Remedy
4 4 (13.33%) Cisco
4 4 (13.33%) HP
4 4 (13.33%) Dell
4 4 (13.33%) Toshiba
5 2 (6.67%) Fujitsu
5 2 (6.67%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.33%) VMware
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle
6 1 (3.33%) EMC