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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 104 119 117
Rank change year-on-year +15 -2  
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 15 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.83% 0.76% 0.058%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.35% 1.87% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £34,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -24.44%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.76% -  

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 638 962 611
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 35.39% 40.87% 35.40%
Number of salaries quoted 434 620 505
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
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

CMDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 55 (88.71%) Service Delivery
2 52 (83.87%) Continuous Improvement
2 52 (83.87%) Line Management
2 52 (83.87%) Data Centre
3 51 (82.26%) Citrix
4 38 (61.29%) IBM
5 36 (58.06%) SQL
5 36 (58.06%) Publishing
5 36 (58.06%) VMware
5 36 (58.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 36 (58.06%) Presales
5 36 (58.06%) IT Strategy
6 33 (53.23%) MS Excel
7 30 (48.39%) Service Management
8 26 (41.94%) Project Management
8 26 (41.94%) ITIL
9 22 (35.48%) PRINCE2
9 22 (35.48%) PMP
9 22 (35.48%) PMI Certification
9 22 (35.48%) ITIL V3
10 21 (33.87%) SCVMM
10 21 (33.87%) Amazon EC2
10 21 (33.87%) Microsoft Azure
10 21 (33.87%) Amazon AWS
10 21 (33.87%) Degree
10 21 (33.87%) Computer Science
10 21 (33.87%) Virtual Machines
10 21 (33.87%) Gantt Chart
10 21 (33.87%) Juniper
10 21 (33.87%) BMC

CMDB
Top Related 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 15 (24.19%) IIS
Applications
1 33 (53.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (33.87%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (33.87%) Amazon EC2
1 21 (33.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (32.26%) IaaS
2 20 (32.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.81%) Firewall
2 15 (24.19%) DNS
2 15 (24.19%) SSL
3 2 (3.23%) DSL
4 1 (1.61%) LDAP
4 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (33.87%) DB2
1 21 (33.87%) MySQL
1 21 (33.87%) SQL Server
General
1 36 (58.06%) Publishing
2 21 (33.87%) Finance
3 19 (30.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (51.61%) Technical Specialist
2 20 (32.26%) Architect
3 17 (27.42%) Solutions Architect
4 15 (24.19%) Citrix Specialist
4 15 (24.19%) Citrix Technical Specialist
4 15 (24.19%) Data Centre Specialist
4 15 (24.19%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (6.45%) Problem Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Data Architect
6 3 (4.84%) Data Centre Architect
6 3 (4.84%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.23%) Software Licensing Manager
7 2 (3.23%) Software Manager
8 1 (1.61%) Developer
8 1 (1.61%) ITIL Manager
8 1 (1.61%) ITIL Problem Manager
8 1 (1.61%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) AngularJS
1 1 (1.61%) CSS
1 1 (1.61%) HTML
1 1 (1.61%) REST
1 1 (1.61%) SOAP
1 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (83.87%) Data Centre
2 21 (33.87%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.19%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (88.71%) Service Delivery
2 52 (83.87%) Continuous Improvement
2 52 (83.87%) Line Management
3 36 (58.06%) IT Strategy
3 36 (58.06%) Presales
4 30 (48.39%) Service Management
5 26 (41.94%) ITIL
5 26 (41.94%) Project Management
6 22 (35.48%) ITIL V3
6 22 (35.48%) PRINCE2
7 21 (33.87%) Gantt Chart
7 21 (33.87%) Requirements Analysis
7 21 (33.87%) Software Engineering
8 20 (32.26%) Capacity Planning
8 20 (32.26%) IT Governance
8 20 (32.26%) Technical Architecture
8 20 (32.26%) TOGAF
8 20 (32.26%) Zachman Framework
9 17 (27.42%) Business Development
9 17 (27.42%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 36 (58.06%) SQL
2 1 (1.61%) Java
2 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (35.48%) PMI Certification
1 22 (35.48%) PMP
2 21 (33.87%) Degree
3 20 (32.26%) ISEB
4 15 (24.19%) BPSS Clearance
4 15 (24.19%) LPIC
4 15 (24.19%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.84%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.61%) CCNA
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.61%) MCP
6 1 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (24.19%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (4.84%) QA
System Software
1 36 (58.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (33.87%) Virtual Machines
3 15 (24.19%) Active Directory
3 15 (24.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 21 (33.87%) SCVMM
2 18 (29.03%) SCCM
3 15 (24.19%) Backup Exec
3 15 (24.19%) NetBackup
3 15 (24.19%) SCOM
4 1 (1.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (82.26%) Citrix
2 38 (61.29%) IBM
3 36 (58.06%) VMware
4 21 (33.87%) BMC
4 21 (33.87%) CheckPoint
4 21 (33.87%) Cisco
4 21 (33.87%) HP
4 21 (33.87%) Juniper
4 21 (33.87%) Oracle
5 20 (32.26%) EMC
5 20 (32.26%) NetApp
6 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
7 15 (24.19%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.23%) LANDesk
8 2 (3.23%) Snow
9 1 (1.61%) Brocade
9 1 (1.61%) F5
9 1 (1.61%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.61%) ServiceNow