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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 90 129
Rank change year-on-year -29 +39  
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 14 53 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.71% 2.25% 0.050%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.83% 5.40% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 1
Median salary - £70,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +154.54%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year -23.80% +1.20%  

CMDB is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 765 982 692
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 39.01% 41.63% 34.39%
Number of salaries quoted 564 605 563
Median salary £42,500 £41,333 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.82% +3.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

CMDB
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing CMDB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 31 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 29 (93.55%) Citrix
2 29 (93.55%) Continuous Improvement
2 29 (93.55%) Line Management
2 29 (93.55%) Data Centre
3 25 (80.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (80.65%) VMware
3 25 (80.65%) IBM
3 25 (80.65%) SQL
4 24 (77.42%) Publishing
4 24 (77.42%) Presales
4 24 (77.42%) IT Strategy
5 13 (41.94%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (41.94%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (41.94%) SCCM
5 13 (41.94%) SCVMM
5 13 (41.94%) Service Management
5 13 (41.94%) ITIL
5 13 (41.94%) BMC
5 13 (41.94%) Project Management
5 13 (41.94%) MySQL
5 13 (41.94%) Oracle
5 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
5 13 (41.94%) DB2
5 13 (41.94%) PRINCE2
5 13 (41.94%) PMP
5 13 (41.94%) PMI Certification
5 13 (41.94%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (41.94%) ITIL V3

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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (38.71%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 13 (41.94%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (41.94%) Amazon EC2
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (38.71%) IaaS
2 12 (38.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) DNS
1 12 (38.71%) Firewall
1 12 (38.71%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) DB2
1 13 (41.94%) MySQL
1 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
General
1 24 (77.42%) Publishing
2 11 (35.48%) Finance
3 9 (29.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Technical Specialist
2 12 (38.71%) Architect
2 12 (38.71%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Citrix Specialist
3 4 (12.90%) Citrix Technical Specialist
3 4 (12.90%) Data Centre Specialist
3 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (3.23%) Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Junior
4 1 (3.23%) Junior Service Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Junior Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Service Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) Service Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 29 (93.55%) Data Centre
2 12 (38.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 29 (93.55%) Continuous Improvement
2 29 (93.55%) Line Management
3 24 (77.42%) IT Strategy
3 24 (77.42%) Presales
4 13 (41.94%) ITIL
4 13 (41.94%) ITIL V3
4 13 (41.94%) PRINCE2
4 13 (41.94%) Project Management
4 13 (41.94%) Service Management
5 12 (38.71%) Business Development
5 12 (38.71%) CRM
5 12 (38.71%) Customer Engagement
5 12 (38.71%) Gantt Chart
5 12 (38.71%) IT Governance
5 12 (38.71%) Requirements Analysis
5 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
5 12 (38.71%) Technical Architecture
5 12 (38.71%) TOGAF
5 12 (38.71%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) PMI Certification
1 13 (41.94%) PMP
2 12 (38.71%) BPSS Clearance
2 12 (38.71%) Computer Science Degree
2 12 (38.71%) Degree
2 12 (38.71%) ISEB
2 12 (38.71%) LPIC
2 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) MCP
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (38.71%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 25 (80.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (41.94%) Virtual Machines
3 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
3 12 (38.71%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (41.94%) SCCM
1 13 (41.94%) SCVMM
2 12 (38.71%) Backup Exec
2 12 (38.71%) NetBackup
2 12 (38.71%) SCOM
3 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (93.55%) Citrix
2 25 (80.65%) IBM
2 25 (80.65%) VMware
3 13 (41.94%) BMC
3 13 (41.94%) Oracle
4 12 (38.71%) CheckPoint
4 12 (38.71%) Cisco
4 12 (38.71%) EMC
4 12 (38.71%) HP
4 12 (38.71%) Juniper
4 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
4 12 (38.71%) NetApp
4 12 (38.71%) Red Hat