Period
to 26 June 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CMDB over the 6 months to 26 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
UK > England
6 months to
26 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 785 852 865
Rank change year-on-year +67 +13 +25
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 278 317 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.50% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 202 173 179
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £29,550 £27,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £80,500 £64,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.29% +7.65% -3.41%

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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 52,918 63,852 64,309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.61% 39.13% 39.34%
Number of salaries quoted 39,916 49,364 51,097
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%

CMDB
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing CMDB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for CMDB in England

CMDB
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CMDB in England.

Salary trend for CMDB in England

CMDB
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CMDB in England over the 6 months to 26 June 2019.

Salary histogram for CMDB in England

CMDB
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMDB within the England region over the 6 months to 26 June 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +54 71 £50,000 -8.68% 4
South East +28 62 £56,600 +25.78% 1
Midlands -5 57 £50,000 +11.11% 2
West Midlands +12 53 £50,000 +23.46% 1
North of England +29 39 £47,500 +61.02%
South West +51 30 £39,500 +43.64% 1
Yorkshire +20 22 £47,500 +69.64%
East of England +83 18 £35,000 -26.32% 1
North East +25 9 £52,101 +129.02%
North West +14 8 £35,000 -36.36%
East Midlands +26 4 £30,000 -33.33% 1
CMDB
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2019, 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 England region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 164 (58.99%) ITIL
2 111 (39.93%) Configuration Management
3 106 (38.13%) Microsoft
3 106 (38.13%) ITSM
4 89 (32.01%) Windows
5 77 (27.70%) Change Management
5 77 (27.70%) VMware
5 77 (27.70%) ServiceNow
6 76 (27.34%) Service Management
7 74 (26.62%) Active Directory
8 73 (26.26%) SQL
9 72 (25.90%) VMware Infrastructure
10 66 (23.74%) Analytical Skills
11 61 (21.94%) Oracle
12 60 (21.58%) Microsoft Azure
13 56 (20.14%) Firewall
13 56 (20.14%) Asset Management
14 54 (19.42%) Problem-Solving
15 53 (19.06%) LAN
16 51 (18.35%) WAN
17 50 (17.99%) Citrix
17 50 (17.99%) Service Delivery
18 48 (17.27%) Management Information System
19 44 (15.83%) Data Centre
20 43 (15.47%) SaaS
21 42 (15.11%) Continuous Improvement
21 42 (15.11%) Agile Software Development
22 41 (14.75%) Office 365
23 40 (14.39%) SQL Server
24 39 (14.03%) Project Management

CMDB
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 18 (6.47%) IIS
2 12 (4.32%) Skype for Business
3 11 (3.96%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.16%) CMS
5 4 (1.44%) Documentum
6 2 (0.72%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.36%) Apache
7 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 25 (8.99%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 31 (11.15%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (1.80%) SAP IS-U
3 4 (1.44%) SAP CO
3 4 (1.44%) SAP ERP
3 4 (1.44%) SAP FI
3 4 (1.44%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.36%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.36%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.36%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 60 (21.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (15.47%) SaaS
3 41 (14.75%) Office 365
4 20 (7.19%) Amazon AWS
5 17 (6.12%) IaaS
6 11 (3.96%) PaaS
7 9 (3.24%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (1.44%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (0.72%) Slack
10 1 (0.36%) Akamai
10 1 (0.36%) Apigee
10 1 (0.36%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 56 (20.14%) Firewall
2 53 (19.06%) LAN
3 51 (18.35%) WAN
4 37 (13.31%) SAN
5 35 (12.59%) DHCP
5 35 (12.59%) DNS
6 34 (12.23%) Wireless
7 28 (10.07%) VPN
8 24 (8.63%) TCP/IP
9 20 (7.19%) MPLS
10 18 (6.47%) Remote Desktop
11 17 (6.12%) VLAN
12 15 (5.40%) Unified Communications
13 14 (5.04%) Network Security
14 13 (4.68%) SSL
15 12 (4.32%) ISDN
15 12 (4.32%) NGN
15 12 (4.32%) PBX
15 12 (4.32%) Skype
16 8 (2.88%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (14.39%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.32%) Amazon RDS
3 11 (3.96%) NoSQL
4 10 (3.60%) MySQL
5 8 (2.88%) GIS
6 7 (2.52%) DB2
7 6 (2.16%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.44%) SAP BW
8 4 (1.44%) SAP Data Services
8 4 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.08%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.72%) OLAP
10 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.72%) Pentaho
11 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.36%) OLTP
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.44%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (1.44%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (1.08%) MSI
3 1 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.36%) JIRA
General
1 37 (13.31%) Finance
2 25 (8.99%) Retail
3 11 (3.96%) Legal
4 9 (3.24%) Publishing
5 6 (2.16%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.80%) Advertising
6 5 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.72%) Local Government
7 2 (0.72%) Turkish Language
8 1 (0.36%) Banking
8 1 (0.36%) Billing
8 1 (0.36%) Electronics
8 1 (0.36%) Law
8 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (12.23%) Architect
2 26 (9.35%) Configuration Manager
3 25 (8.99%) Analyst
4 23 (8.27%) IT Manager
5 22 (7.91%) Applications Support
5 22 (7.91%) Support Engineer
6 19 (6.83%) Applications Engineer
6 19 (6.83%) Applications Support Engineer
6 19 (6.83%) Developer
7 18 (6.47%) ServiceNow Developer
8 17 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (5.40%) Service Manager
9 15 (5.40%) Solutions Architect
10 14 (5.04%) Software Asset Manager
10 14 (5.04%) Software Manager
11 13 (4.68%) Delivery Manager
12 9 (3.24%) Applications Specialist
12 9 (3.24%) Asset and Configuration Manager
12 9 (3.24%) Technical Support
13 8 (2.88%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (8.99%) SOAP
2 22 (7.91%) Web Services
3 20 (7.19%) REST
4 17 (6.12%) XML
5 10 (3.60%) SAML
6 9 (3.24%) CSS
7 7 (2.52%) HTML
7 7 (2.52%) LDAP
8 6 (2.16%) 802.1X
9 5 (1.80%) .NET
9 5 (1.80%) Ajax
10 4 (1.44%) ASP.NET
10 4 (1.44%) Classic ASP
10 4 (1.44%) J2EE
10 4 (1.44%) JSON
10 4 (1.44%) Middleware
10 4 (1.44%) SAP PI
10 4 (1.44%) WinForms
11 2 (0.72%) JDBC
11 2 (0.72%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 66 (23.74%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (17.27%) Management Information System
3 44 (15.83%) Data Centre
4 33 (11.87%) Self-Motivation
5 20 (7.19%) Public Cloud
6 11 (3.96%) Hybrid Cloud
7 9 (3.24%) User Experience
8 7 (2.52%) NHS
9 4 (1.44%) Blackberry
9 4 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.08%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.08%) Fat Client
10 3 (1.08%) iSeries
10 3 (1.08%) Security Operations Centre
10 3 (1.08%) Social Network
10 3 (1.08%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.08%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.72%) PMI
11 2 (0.72%) TM Forum
Operating Systems
1 89 (32.01%) Windows
2 39 (14.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 35 (12.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (11.15%) Windows Server
5 30 (10.79%) Linux
6 19 (6.83%) Windows 10
7 17 (6.12%) Windows 7
8 13 (4.68%) Windows 8
9 12 (4.32%) CentOS
9 12 (4.32%) Ubuntu
9 12 (4.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (3.24%) Mac OS X
11 7 (2.52%) Unix
12 6 (2.16%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.72%) Debian
13 2 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (58.99%) ITIL
2 111 (39.93%) Configuration Management
3 106 (38.13%) ITSM
4 77 (27.70%) Change Management
5 76 (27.34%) Service Management
6 56 (20.14%) Asset Management
7 54 (19.42%) Problem-Solving
8 50 (17.99%) Service Delivery
9 42 (15.11%) Agile Software Development
9 42 (15.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 39 (14.03%) Project Management
11 32 (11.51%) Coaching
11 32 (11.51%) Problem Management
12 31 (11.15%) Workflow
13 29 (10.43%) ITIL V3
13 29 (10.43%) Process Improvement
14 27 (9.71%) PRINCE2
15 26 (9.35%) Incident Management
15 26 (9.35%) Migration
16 25 (8.99%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 73 (26.26%) SQL
2 14 (5.04%) JavaScript
3 11 (3.96%) Java
3 11 (3.96%) PowerShell
4 6 (2.16%) C
5 5 (1.80%) VB
6 4 (1.44%) C#
6 4 (1.44%) C++
6 4 (1.44%) PHP
6 4 (1.44%) PL/SQL
6 4 (1.44%) VB.NET
6 4 (1.44%) VB6
6 4 (1.44%) VBScript
7 3 (1.08%) Python
8 2 (0.72%) Java 9
8 2 (0.72%) Perl
8 2 (0.72%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (13.67%) Degree
2 32 (11.51%) ITIL Certification
3 19 (6.83%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (6.47%) CCNP
5 16 (5.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (4.68%) CCNA
6 13 (4.68%) MCSE
7 10 (3.60%) CISSP
7 10 (3.60%) PMI Certification
8 8 (2.88%) CEH
8 8 (2.88%) CompTIA Security+
8 8 (2.88%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (2.88%) ISEB
8 8 (2.88%) PMP
8 8 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (2.16%) JNCIS
10 4 (1.44%) Security Cleared
11 3 (1.08%) MCSA
11 3 (1.08%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.72%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (10.07%) SLA
2 19 (6.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (5.04%) GDPR
4 12 (4.32%) QA
5 8 (2.88%) GPG13
6 7 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 6 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 3 (1.08%) COBIT
8 3 (1.08%) Data Quality
8 3 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 19770
8 3 (1.08%) NIST
9 2 (0.72%) COSO
9 2 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.36%) PMO
System Software
1 74 (26.62%) Active Directory
2 72 (25.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (12.59%) Hyper-V
4 16 (5.76%) XenApp
5 12 (4.32%) vSphere
5 12 (4.32%) XenDesktop
6 11 (3.96%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (3.24%) Firmware
7 9 (3.24%) VMware NSX
8 8 (2.88%) Terminal Services
9 4 (1.44%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.36%) Docker
10 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.36%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.36%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 38 (13.67%) SCCM
2 16 (5.76%) WSUS
3 13 (4.68%) SCOM
4 10 (3.60%) SCVMM
4 10 (3.60%) Single Sign-On
5 9 (3.24%) Jamf Pro
6 8 (2.88%) EMC NetWorker
6 8 (2.88%) Failover Clustering
6 8 (2.88%) vCenter Server
6 8 (2.88%) vRealize
7 6 (2.16%) Nessus
8 5 (1.80%) Netcool
9 4 (1.44%) HP NNM
9 4 (1.44%) Netcool/Proviso
9 4 (1.44%) TeMIP
9 4 (1.44%) Terraform
10 3 (1.08%) SolarWinds Orion
11 2 (0.72%) BMC PATROL
11 2 (0.72%) OpenView
12 1 (0.36%) Nagios
Vendors
1 106 (38.13%) Microsoft
2 77 (27.70%) ServiceNow
2 77 (27.70%) VMware
3 61 (21.94%) Oracle
4 50 (17.99%) Citrix
5 38 (13.67%) HP
6 33 (11.87%) Cisco
6 33 (11.87%) Remedy
7 29 (10.43%) BMC
8 28 (10.07%) Dell
9 22 (7.91%) EMC
10 21 (7.55%) IBM
10 21 (7.55%) NetApp
11 17 (6.12%) Snow
12 13 (4.68%) Mitel
13 12 (4.32%) SAP
13 12 (4.32%) Siemens
13 12 (4.32%) Veeam
14 11 (3.96%) Red Hat
14 11 (3.96%) SolarWinds