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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 175 216 213
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -3
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 59 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.01% 0.20% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.76% 0.60% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 14
Median salary £65,000 £45,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -35.71%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,250 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+18.01% -7.47%
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
2141 1837 1878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.72% 33.06% 34.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1580 1453 1517
Median salary £38,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.28% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CMDB
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing CMDB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMDB within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +33 59 £65,000 +44.44%
CMDB
England

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing CMDB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 94 (84.68%) Service Delivery
2 75 (67.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 71 (63.96%) Data Centre
4 69 (62.16%) Line Management
5 62 (55.86%) Service Management
5 62 (55.86%) ITIL
6 58 (52.25%) Publishing
7 51 (45.95%) Presales
8 43 (38.74%) Citrix
9 40 (36.04%) IBM
9 40 (36.04%) SQL
10 39 (35.14%) Software Engineering
10 39 (35.14%) Requirements Analysis
10 39 (35.14%) Degree
10 39 (35.14%) Computer Science
11 38 (34.23%) Project Management
12 36 (32.43%) PRINCE2
12 36 (32.43%) ITIL V3
12 36 (32.43%) Gantt Chart
13 35 (31.53%) Finance
13 35 (31.53%) MySQL
14 32 (28.83%) Retail
15 30 (27.03%) VMware
15 30 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
15 30 (27.03%) Cisco
16 29 (26.13%) HP
16 29 (26.13%) PMP
16 29 (26.13%) PMI Certification
16 29 (26.13%) Juniper
16 29 (26.13%) CheckPoint

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (10.81%) IIS
2 10 (9.01%) Apache
Applications
1 23 (20.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (9.91%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 18 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (16.22%) Amazon EC2
1 18 (16.22%) IaaS
1 18 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 18 (16.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (20.72%) Firewall
2 12 (10.81%) DNS
2 12 (10.81%) SSL
3 11 (9.91%) WAN
4 10 (9.01%) SAN
5 7 (6.31%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (31.53%) MySQL
2 28 (25.23%) DB2
2 28 (25.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (6.31%) Cucumber
General
1 58 (52.25%) Publishing
2 35 (31.53%) Finance
3 32 (28.83%) Retail
4 9 (8.11%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.60%) Billing
6 1 (0.90%) Banking
6 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (40.54%) Technical Specialist
2 22 (19.82%) Architect
3 18 (16.22%) Solutions Architect
4 13 (11.71%) Citrix Specialist
4 13 (11.71%) Citrix Technical Specialist
4 13 (11.71%) Data Centre Specialist
4 13 (11.71%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 7 (6.31%) Developer
5 7 (6.31%) ServiceNow Developer
6 6 (5.41%) Senior Developer
7 5 (4.50%) Network Specialist
8 4 (3.60%) Business Architect
8 4 (3.60%) Cloud Architect
8 4 (3.60%) Systems Architect
9 2 (1.80%) Angular Developer
9 2 (1.80%) Configuration Engineer
9 2 (1.80%) Designer
9 2 (1.80%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (1.80%) Problem Manager
9 2 (1.80%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.01%) LAMP
2 7 (6.31%) AngularJS
2 7 (6.31%) CSS
2 7 (6.31%) HTML
2 7 (6.31%) REST
2 7 (6.31%) Ruby on Rails
2 7 (6.31%) SOAP
2 7 (6.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 7 (6.31%) Web Services
2 7 (6.31%) XML
3 4 (3.60%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 71 (63.96%) Data Centre
2 39 (35.14%) Computer Science
3 10 (9.01%) Clustering
4 9 (8.11%) Life Science
5 8 (7.21%) Management Information System
6 6 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.82%) Linux
2 10 (9.01%) AIX
2 10 (9.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (9.01%) Solaris
2 10 (9.01%) SUSE
2 10 (9.01%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (84.68%) Service Delivery
2 75 (67.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 69 (62.16%) Line Management
4 62 (55.86%) ITIL
4 62 (55.86%) Service Management
5 51 (45.95%) Presales
6 39 (35.14%) Requirements Analysis
6 39 (35.14%) Software Engineering
7 38 (34.23%) Project Management
8 36 (32.43%) Gantt Chart
8 36 (32.43%) ITIL V3
8 36 (32.43%) PRINCE2
9 28 (25.23%) Technical Architecture
9 28 (25.23%) TOGAF
9 28 (25.23%) Zachman Framework
10 27 (24.32%) Configuration Management
11 26 (23.42%) Stakeholder Management
12 24 (21.62%) IT Governance
12 24 (21.62%) Release Management
13 18 (16.22%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (36.04%) SQL
2 10 (9.01%) Perl
2 10 (9.01%) Shell Script
3 7 (6.31%) Java
3 7 (6.31%) JavaScript
3 7 (6.31%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 39 (35.14%) Degree
2 29 (26.13%) PMI Certification
2 29 (26.13%) PMP
3 28 (25.23%) ISEB
4 25 (22.52%) ITIL Certification
5 17 (15.32%) Security Cleared
6 15 (13.51%) BPSS Clearance
7 12 (10.81%) CCNA
7 12 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (10.81%) LPIC
8 2 (1.80%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.51%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 30 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (19.82%) Firmware
3 18 (16.22%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (10.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (19.82%) NetBackup
2 18 (16.22%) SCVMM
3 12 (10.81%) Backup Exec
3 12 (10.81%) SCCM
3 12 (10.81%) SCOM
4 10 (9.01%) Oracle RMAN
4 10 (9.01%) Oracle ZFS
4 10 (9.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 10 (9.01%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 43 (38.74%) Citrix
2 40 (36.04%) IBM
3 30 (27.03%) Cisco
3 30 (27.03%) VMware
4 29 (26.13%) CheckPoint
4 29 (26.13%) HP
4 29 (26.13%) Juniper
5 28 (25.23%) Oracle
6 18 (16.22%) BMC
6 18 (16.22%) EMC
6 18 (16.22%) NetApp
7 12 (10.81%) Microsoft
7 12 (10.81%) Red Hat
8 11 (9.91%) Brocade
8 11 (9.91%) F5
8 11 (9.91%) Fortinet
8 11 (9.91%) ServiceNow
9 10 (9.01%) CA
9 10 (9.01%) Sun
9 10 (9.01%) Veritas