Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 120 183
Rank change year-on-year -25 +63 0
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 41 81 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.12% 1.97% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.59% 4.65% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 5
Birmingham median annual salary £28,000 £28,750 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.61% -15.44% -45.60%
10th Percentile £22,400 £25,575 £27,300
90th Percentile £51,800 £60,250 £41,592
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £28,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +47.83% -32.35% -32.00%

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 1,586 1,742 1,446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 43.50% 42.32% 35.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,037 1,122 1,113
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% -1.18%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,525 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for CMDB in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 (95.12%) ITIL
2 30 (73.17%) Continuous Improvement
3 26 (63.41%) Degree
3 26 (63.41%) Computer Science
3 26 (63.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (63.41%) Line Management
3 26 (63.41%) Data Centre
3 26 (63.41%) Presales
3 26 (63.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (63.41%) Citrix
3 26 (63.41%) Service Delivery
3 26 (63.41%) VMware
3 26 (63.41%) Software Engineering
3 26 (63.41%) Requirements Analysis
4 23 (56.10%) Service Management
5 18 (43.90%) BMC
5 18 (43.90%) Virtual Machines
5 18 (43.90%) SCVMM
5 18 (43.90%) Amazon EC2
5 18 (43.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (43.90%) Amazon AWS
6 16 (39.02%) Proactive Management
6 16 (39.02%) MCP
6 16 (39.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 14 (34.15%) ServiceNow
8 13 (31.71%) ITIL V3
9 11 (26.83%) Project Management
10 10 (24.39%) Publishing
10 10 (24.39%) IT Governance
10 10 (24.39%) Zachman Framework

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 (43.90%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (43.90%) Amazon EC2
1 18 (43.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (24.39%) IaaS
2 10 (24.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) DB2
1 2 (4.88%) MySQL
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (24.39%) Publishing
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 16 (39.02%) Technical Specialist
2 10 (24.39%) Architect
3 8 (19.51%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (12.20%) Security Architect
4 5 (12.20%) Security Solutions Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Head of Client Services
6 3 (7.32%) Change and Configuration Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Change and Release Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Change Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Configuration and Release Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Configuration Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Release and Configuration Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Release Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Head of Service Management
7 2 (4.88%) Lead Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Storage Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Information Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
1 1 (2.44%) CSS
1 1 (2.44%) HTML
1 1 (2.44%) LDAP
1 1 (2.44%) REST
1 1 (2.44%) SOAP
1 1 (2.44%) Web Services
1 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (63.41%) Computer Science
1 26 (63.41%) Data Centre
2 6 (14.63%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.88%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
1 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (95.12%) ITIL
2 30 (73.17%) Continuous Improvement
3 26 (63.41%) Line Management
3 26 (63.41%) Presales
3 26 (63.41%) Requirements Analysis
3 26 (63.41%) Service Delivery
3 26 (63.41%) Software Engineering
4 23 (56.10%) Service Management
5 16 (39.02%) Proactive Management
6 13 (31.71%) ITIL V3
7 11 (26.83%) Project Management
8 10 (24.39%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (24.39%) Gantt Chart
8 10 (24.39%) IT Governance
8 10 (24.39%) IT Strategy
8 10 (24.39%) PRINCE2
8 10 (24.39%) Technical Architecture
8 10 (24.39%) TOGAF
8 10 (24.39%) Zachman Framework
9 9 (21.95%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (63.41%) Computer Science Degree
1 26 (63.41%) Degree
2 16 (39.02%) MCP
2 16 (39.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (24.39%) ISEB
3 10 (24.39%) PMI Certification
3 10 (24.39%) PMP
4 6 (14.63%) CEH
4 6 (14.63%) CISSP
4 6 (14.63%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) GPG13
1 6 (14.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 26 (63.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (43.90%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (43.90%) SCVMM
2 9 (21.95%) SCCM
3 3 (7.32%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 26 (63.41%) Citrix
1 26 (63.41%) VMware
2 18 (43.90%) BMC
3 14 (34.15%) ServiceNow
4 10 (24.39%) EMC
4 10 (24.39%) NetApp
5 8 (19.51%) CheckPoint
6 4 (9.76%) IBM
7 2 (4.88%) Cisco
7 2 (4.88%) Dell
7 2 (4.88%) HP
7 2 (4.88%) Juniper
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle
7 2 (4.88%) Veritas
8 1 (2.44%) Adobe