Period
to 11 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CMDB over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 179 116
Rank change year-on-year +43 -63 +62
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 50 21 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.41% 0.55% 2.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.18% 1.31% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 18
Birmingham median annual salary £46,250 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% -5.00% +22.73%
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,550 £26,025
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,750 £69,125
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -22.22% -10.00% +17.65%

CMDB is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,572 1,604 1,943
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 44.22% 42.10% 42.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,028 1,168 1,227
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

CMDB
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing CMDB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for CMDB in Birmingham

CMDB
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CMDB in Birmingham.

Salary trend for CMDB in Birmingham

CMDB
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CMDB in Birmingham over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for CMDB in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT jobs citing CMDB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 39 (78.00%) Data Protection
1 39 (78.00%) GDPR
2 37 (74.00%) ITIL
2 37 (74.00%) Service Management
3 35 (70.00%) ITIL V3
4 26 (52.00%) Presales
5 25 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 25 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 25 (50.00%) IT Strategy
5 25 (50.00%) Gantt Chart
5 25 (50.00%) Due Diligence
5 25 (50.00%) Publishing
5 25 (50.00%) IT Governance
6 23 (46.00%) Change Management
7 22 (44.00%) ServiceNow
8 20 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 20 (40.00%) Web Services
8 20 (40.00%) ITSM
8 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (40.00%) Scrum
8 20 (40.00%) Operations Management
9 17 (34.00%) Service Delivery
10 16 (32.00%) Firewall
10 16 (32.00%) VMware
10 16 (32.00%) Citrix
10 16 (32.00%) Project Management
10 16 (32.00%) NetApp
10 16 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (30.00%) PaaS
11 15 (30.00%) Capacity Planning

CMDB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 15 (30.00%) IaaS
1 15 (30.00%) PaaS
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.00%) BGP
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (2.00%) IPsec
2 1 (2.00%) LAN
2 1 (2.00%) MPLS
2 1 (2.00%) OSPF
2 1 (2.00%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (2.00%) SSL
2 1 (2.00%) VLAN
2 1 (2.00%) VPLS
2 1 (2.00%) VPN
2 1 (2.00%) WAN
2 1 (2.00%) Wireless
General
1 25 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (50.00%) Architect
2 22 (44.00%) Analyst
3 20 (40.00%) Support Analyst
4 15 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (20.00%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Asset Management Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Change Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Security Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Security Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.00%) Consultant
7 1 (2.00%) Network Security Consultant
7 1 (2.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 25 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 15 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 15 (30.00%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
1 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (78.00%) Data Protection
2 37 (74.00%) ITIL
2 37 (74.00%) Service Management
3 35 (70.00%) ITIL V3
4 26 (52.00%) Presales
5 25 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 25 (50.00%) Due Diligence
5 25 (50.00%) Gantt Chart
5 25 (50.00%) IT Governance
5 25 (50.00%) IT Strategy
6 23 (46.00%) Change Management
7 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (40.00%) ITSM
7 20 (40.00%) Operations Management
7 20 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 20 (40.00%) Scrum
8 17 (34.00%) Service Delivery
9 16 (32.00%) Project Management
10 15 (30.00%) Information Security
10 15 (30.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (30.00%) CEH
1 15 (30.00%) CISSP
1 15 (30.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 15 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 15 (30.00%) Degree
1 15 (30.00%) ISEB
1 15 (30.00%) PMI Certification
1 15 (30.00%) PMP
2 2 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.00%) CCNP
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.00%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (78.00%) GDPR
2 15 (30.00%) GPG13
2 15 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (22.00%) QA
System Software
1 16 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.00%) XenApp
2 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) ServiceNow
2 16 (32.00%) Citrix
2 16 (32.00%) NetApp
2 16 (32.00%) VMware
3 15 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 15 (30.00%) EMC
4 1 (2.00%) Aruba
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco
4 1 (2.00%) Dell
4 1 (2.00%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.00%) HP
4 1 (2.00%) Juniper
4 1 (2.00%) Meraki
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.00%) ProCurve
4 1 (2.00%) Ruckus Wireless