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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
Rank 200 212 198
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 43 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.69% 0.094% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.87% 0.27% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 7
Average salary £70,000 £35,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -19.04%
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
2301 1856 1683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.94% 34.87% 34.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1659 1571 1437
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMDB within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(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 +24 38 £70,000 +93.10% 3
Staffordshire +10 4 £42,500 +21.42% 1
CMDB
England

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 42 (67.74%) ITIL
2 37 (59.68%) Service Delivery
3 33 (53.23%) Configuration Management
4 29 (46.77%) Service Management
5 25 (40.32%) Line Management
6 24 (38.71%) Degree
6 24 (38.71%) Computer Science
7 23 (37.10%) ISEB
8 22 (35.48%) Publishing
8 22 (35.48%) Data Centre
9 21 (33.87%) Presales
9 21 (33.87%) Requirements Analysis
9 21 (33.87%) Software Engineering
9 21 (33.87%) Continuous Improvement
10 20 (32.26%) Technical Architecture
10 20 (32.26%) Zachman Framework
10 20 (32.26%) TOGAF
10 20 (32.26%) IBM
10 20 (32.26%) SQL
10 20 (32.26%) MySQL
10 20 (32.26%) Oracle
10 20 (32.26%) SQL Server
10 20 (32.26%) DB2
11 19 (30.65%) Release Management
12 18 (29.03%) ITIL Certification
13 17 (27.42%) PRINCE2
13 17 (27.42%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (27.42%) People Management
14 16 (25.81%) BMC
15 15 (24.19%) Project Management

CMDB
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 (12.90%) Apache
2 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Office
2 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (19.35%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (19.35%) IaaS
1 12 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (19.35%) PaaS
2 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) SAN
2 1 (1.61%) Firewall
2 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (32.26%) DB2
1 20 (32.26%) MySQL
1 20 (32.26%) SQL Server
General
1 22 (35.48%) Publishing
2 8 (12.90%) Finance
3 6 (9.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (19.35%) Architect
1 12 (19.35%) Solutions Architect
2 9 (14.52%) Technical Specialist
3 7 (11.29%) Configuration Engineer
3 7 (11.29%) Senior Configuration Engineer
4 4 (6.45%) Analyst
4 4 (6.45%) Configuration Manager
5 3 (4.84%) Configuration Analyst
5 3 (4.84%) Release Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Support Team Leader
5 3 (4.84%) Team Leader
5 3 (4.84%) Test Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) Change and Configuration Manager
6 2 (3.23%) Change Manager
6 2 (3.23%) Desktop Support Team Leader
6 2 (3.23%) Desktop Team Leader
6 2 (3.23%) ITIL Change Manager
6 2 (3.23%) ITIL Configuration Manager
6 2 (3.23%) ITIL Manager
6 2 (3.23%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.90%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (38.71%) Computer Science
2 22 (35.48%) Data Centre
3 8 (12.90%) Clustering
4 5 (8.06%) Life Science
5 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.90%) AIX
1 8 (12.90%) Linux
1 8 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 8 (12.90%) Solaris
1 8 (12.90%) SUSE
1 8 (12.90%) Unix
2 3 (4.84%) Windows
3 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (67.74%) ITIL
2 37 (59.68%) Service Delivery
3 33 (53.23%) Configuration Management
4 29 (46.77%) Service Management
5 25 (40.32%) Line Management
6 21 (33.87%) Continuous Improvement
6 21 (33.87%) Presales
6 21 (33.87%) Requirements Analysis
6 21 (33.87%) Software Engineering
7 20 (32.26%) Technical Architecture
7 20 (32.26%) TOGAF
7 20 (32.26%) Zachman Framework
8 19 (30.65%) Release Management
9 17 (27.42%) People Management
9 17 (27.42%) PRINCE2
9 17 (27.42%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (24.19%) Project Management
11 14 (22.58%) ITIL V3
12 13 (20.97%) IT Governance
13 12 (19.35%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (32.26%) SQL
2 8 (12.90%) Perl
2 8 (12.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (38.71%) Degree
2 23 (37.10%) ISEB
3 18 (29.03%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (20.97%) PMI Certification
4 13 (20.97%) PMP
5 3 (4.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.61%) CCNA
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.61%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.61%) MCSA
6 1 (1.61%) MCSE
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (12.90%) Firmware
3 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.61%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 12 (19.35%) SCVMM
2 8 (12.90%) NetBackup
2 8 (12.90%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (12.90%) Oracle ZFS
2 8 (12.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (12.90%) Unicenter
3 4 (6.45%) SCCM
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 20 (32.26%) IBM
1 20 (32.26%) Oracle
2 16 (25.81%) BMC
3 14 (22.58%) Cisco
3 14 (22.58%) HP
4 13 (20.97%) CheckPoint
4 13 (20.97%) Citrix
4 13 (20.97%) Juniper
5 12 (19.35%) EMC
5 12 (19.35%) NetApp
5 12 (19.35%) VMware
6 8 (12.90%) CA
6 8 (12.90%) Sun
6 8 (12.90%) Veritas
7 4 (6.45%) Remedy
8 3 (4.84%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.23%) LANDesk
9 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
9 2 (3.23%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.61%) Nokia
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