Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 174 114
Rank change year-on-year +24 -60 +71
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 47 27 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.21% 0.69% 2.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.66% 1.63% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 19
Birmingham median annual salary - £42,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -39.29% +55.56%
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -37.14% +64.71%

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 1,770 1,659 2,029
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 45.72% 42.57% 42.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,151 1,227 1,263
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £60,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +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 21 August 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 47 (100.00%) ITIL
2 40 (85.11%) Service Management
2 40 (85.11%) ITIL V3
3 35 (74.47%) Continuous Improvement
4 33 (70.21%) Due Diligence
5 29 (61.70%) Self-Motivation
5 29 (61.70%) Computer Science Degree
5 29 (61.70%) Line Management
5 29 (61.70%) Data Centre
5 29 (61.70%) Presales
5 29 (61.70%) Service Delivery
5 29 (61.70%) Citrix
5 29 (61.70%) VMware
5 29 (61.70%) Software Engineering
5 29 (61.70%) Requirements Analysis
5 29 (61.70%) Degree
5 29 (61.70%) Computer Science
5 29 (61.70%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (46.81%) PaaS
6 22 (46.81%) Capacity Planning
6 22 (46.81%) Technical Architecture
6 22 (46.81%) IT Governance
6 22 (46.81%) Zachman Framework
6 22 (46.81%) TOGAF
6 22 (46.81%) PMP
6 22 (46.81%) PMI Certification
6 22 (46.81%) NetApp
6 22 (46.81%) EMC
6 22 (46.81%) ISEB
6 22 (46.81%) PRINCE2

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 22 (46.81%) IaaS
1 22 (46.81%) PaaS
2 7 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (14.89%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (42.55%) Firewall
General
1 22 (46.81%) Publishing
2 6 (12.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Architect
2 20 (42.55%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (25.53%) Analyst
3 12 (25.53%) Support Analyst
4 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 7 (14.89%) Technical Specialist
5 6 (12.77%) Security Architect
5 6 (12.77%) Security Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.51%) Operations Manager
6 4 (8.51%) Service Manager
6 4 (8.51%) Service Operations Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Change Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Storage Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (61.70%) Computer Science
1 29 (61.70%) Data Centre
1 29 (61.70%) Self-Motivation
2 22 (46.81%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.26%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) ITIL
2 40 (85.11%) ITIL V3
2 40 (85.11%) Service Management
3 35 (74.47%) Continuous Improvement
4 33 (70.21%) Due Diligence
5 29 (61.70%) Line Management
5 29 (61.70%) Presales
5 29 (61.70%) Requirements Analysis
5 29 (61.70%) Service Delivery
5 29 (61.70%) Software Engineering
6 22 (46.81%) Capacity Planning
6 22 (46.81%) Gantt Chart
6 22 (46.81%) IT Governance
6 22 (46.81%) IT Strategy
6 22 (46.81%) PRINCE2
6 22 (46.81%) Project Management
6 22 (46.81%) Technical Architecture
6 22 (46.81%) TOGAF
6 22 (46.81%) Zachman Framework
7 20 (42.55%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 29 (61.70%) Computer Science Degree
1 29 (61.70%) Degree
2 22 (46.81%) ISEB
2 22 (46.81%) PMI Certification
2 22 (46.81%) PMP
3 20 (42.55%) CEH
3 20 (42.55%) CISSP
3 20 (42.55%) CompTIA Security+
4 7 (14.89%) MCP
4 7 (14.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (42.55%) GPG13
1 20 (42.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (29.79%) GDPR
3 2 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 29 (61.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (14.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) SCVMM
2 4 (8.51%) Cisco IPCC
2 4 (8.51%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (61.70%) Citrix
1 29 (61.70%) VMware
2 22 (46.81%) EMC
2 22 (46.81%) NetApp
3 20 (42.55%) CheckPoint
4 18 (38.30%) ServiceNow
5 7 (14.89%) BMC
6 2 (4.26%) Dell
6 2 (4.26%) IBM
6 2 (4.26%) Veritas