Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 171 109
Rank change year-on-year +35 -62 +81
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 54 25 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.48% 0.66% 2.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.17% 1.55% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 22
Birmingham median annual salary £27,500 £47,500 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.11% -28.30% +47.22%
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,550 £26,250
90th Percentile £28,750 £62,750 £75,000
West Midlands median annual salary £27,500 £45,000 £66,250
% change year-on-year -38.89% -32.08% +55.88%

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 1,705 1,615 2,127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 46.60% 42.34% 43.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,132 1,181 1,364
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,333
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +2.82% -2.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% - +2.56%

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

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 46 (85.19%) ITIL
2 44 (81.48%) Service Management
2 44 (81.48%) ITIL V3
3 32 (59.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 30 (55.56%) Due Diligence
5 27 (50.00%) GDPR
5 27 (50.00%) Data Protection
6 26 (48.15%) ServiceNow
6 26 (48.15%) IT Governance
6 26 (48.15%) Publishing
6 26 (48.15%) Data Centre
6 26 (48.15%) Presales
6 26 (48.15%) Gantt Chart
6 26 (48.15%) IT Strategy
7 20 (37.04%) Web Services
7 20 (37.04%) Scrum
7 20 (37.04%) Service Delivery
7 20 (37.04%) Change Management
7 20 (37.04%) ITSM
7 20 (37.04%) Management Information System
7 20 (37.04%) Operations Management
7 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (37.04%) Root Cause Analysis
8 18 (33.33%) IaaS
8 18 (33.33%) GPG13
8 18 (33.33%) Line Management
8 18 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
8 18 (33.33%) PaaS
8 18 (33.33%) 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 18 (33.33%) IaaS
1 18 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 26 (48.15%) Publishing
2 4 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (48.15%) Architect
2 22 (40.74%) Analyst
3 20 (37.04%) Support Analyst
4 18 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (14.81%) Technical Architect
6 6 (11.11%) Security Architect
6 6 (11.11%) Security Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.41%) Operations Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Service Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Service Operations Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Asset Management Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (37.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (48.15%) Data Centre
2 20 (37.04%) Management Information System
3 18 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 18 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (85.19%) ITIL
2 44 (81.48%) ITIL V3
2 44 (81.48%) Service Management
3 32 (59.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 30 (55.56%) Due Diligence
5 27 (50.00%) Data Protection
6 26 (48.15%) Gantt Chart
6 26 (48.15%) IT Governance
6 26 (48.15%) IT Strategy
6 26 (48.15%) Presales
7 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (37.04%) Change Management
7 20 (37.04%) ITSM
7 20 (37.04%) Operations Management
7 20 (37.04%) Root Cause Analysis
7 20 (37.04%) Scrum
7 20 (37.04%) Service Delivery
8 18 (33.33%) CRM
8 18 (33.33%) Information Security
8 18 (33.33%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 18 (33.33%) CEH
1 18 (33.33%) CISSP
1 18 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
1 18 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 18 (33.33%) Degree
1 18 (33.33%) ISEB
1 18 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 18 (33.33%) PMP
2 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (50.00%) GDPR
2 18 (33.33%) GPG13
2 18 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (14.81%) QA
System Software
1 18 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Cisco IPCC
1 4 (7.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (48.15%) ServiceNow
2 18 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 18 (33.33%) Citrix
2 18 (33.33%) EMC
2 18 (33.33%) NetApp
2 18 (33.33%) VMware