Period
to 6 December 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 6 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
UK > England
6 months to
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 757 817 910
Rank change year-on-year +60 +93 -109
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 271 295 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.56% 0.49% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 181 172 194
England median annual salary £47,000 £52,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.48% +6.06% -1.00%
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,750 £25,814
90th Percentile £70,250 £80,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year -9.52% +6.06% +4.21%

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 48,680 60,069 67,499
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.04% 39.81% 40.02%
Number of salaries quoted 37,424 46,434 50,888
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £54,111 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.07% +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 6 December 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 6 December 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
South East +65 93 £34,700 -13.25% 14
London +43 67 £60,000 -14.29% 10
Midlands +17 58 £32,761 -6.40% 5
East Midlands +45 34 £26,000 -19.38% 5
North of England +43 32 £48,750 -7.14% 10
West Midlands -12 24 £42,500 +21.43%
North West +57 17 £52,500 +144.19% 7
South West +18 15 £22,500 -26.23% 4
Yorkshire +20 11 £37,500 -28.57% 1
East of England +67 6 £55,000 +103.89% 3
North East +20 4 £70,031 - 2
CMDB
UK

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 155 (57.20%) ITIL
2 137 (50.55%) Configuration Management
3 83 (30.63%) Microsoft
4 76 (28.04%) Windows
5 70 (25.83%) Service Management
5 70 (25.83%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (25.83%) ServiceNow
6 69 (25.46%) Finance
7 66 (24.35%) Asset Management
8 63 (23.25%) Change Management
9 58 (21.40%) ITSM
10 50 (18.45%) SQL
10 50 (18.45%) Problem-Solving
11 49 (18.08%) Service Delivery
12 46 (16.97%) VMware
13 45 (16.61%) Microsoft Office
13 45 (16.61%) Active Directory
14 42 (15.50%) VMware Infrastructure
15 41 (15.13%) Continuous Improvement
16 38 (14.02%) Windows Server
17 36 (13.28%) Retail
17 36 (13.28%) Degree
18 34 (12.55%) SCCM
19 33 (12.18%) Problem Management
19 33 (12.18%) Office 365
20 31 (11.44%) Data Centre
21 29 (10.70%) Windows 7
21 29 (10.70%) Project Management
22 27 (9.96%) HP
22 27 (9.96%) Citrix

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 19 (7.01%) IIS
2 11 (4.06%) CMS
3 8 (2.95%) MS Exchange
4 6 (2.21%) Skype for Business
5 5 (1.85%) Apache
6 2 (0.74%) SAS
7 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 45 (16.61%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (9.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (5.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.74%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 15 (5.54%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.74%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.74%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.74%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.74%) SAP HR
2 2 (0.74%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (0.74%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (0.37%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 33 (12.18%) Office 365
2 25 (9.23%) SaaS
3 24 (8.86%) Azure
4 12 (4.43%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (4.43%) IaaS
5 10 (3.69%) AWS
6 8 (2.95%) PaaS
7 1 (0.37%) Akamai
7 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.37%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.37%) Apigee
7 1 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.37%) GitHub
7 1 (0.37%) Google Docs
7 1 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (9.96%) WAN
2 24 (8.86%) LAN
3 19 (7.01%) Firewall
4 18 (6.64%) DHCP
4 18 (6.64%) TCP/IP
4 18 (6.64%) Wireless
5 16 (5.90%) SAN
6 13 (4.80%) DNS
7 12 (4.43%) Intranet
7 12 (4.43%) VLAN
8 9 (3.32%) VPN
9 8 (2.95%) Network Security
9 8 (2.95%) SNMP
9 8 (2.95%) VoIP
10 7 (2.58%) Modbus
11 6 (2.21%) MPLS
11 6 (2.21%) NGN
11 6 (2.21%) PBX
11 6 (2.21%) Remote Desktop
11 6 (2.21%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.80%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.21%) DB2
3 4 (1.48%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.11%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.37%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (0.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.37%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.37%) Big Data
6 1 (0.37%) MySQL
6 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.37%) OLTP
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.85%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (1.48%) JIRA
3 3 (1.11%) MSI
4 1 (0.37%) Bitbucket
General
1 69 (25.46%) Finance
2 36 (13.28%) Retail
3 23 (8.49%) Legal
4 17 (6.27%) Public Sector
5 14 (5.17%) Telecoms
6 12 (4.43%) Billing
7 8 (2.95%) Banking
7 8 (2.95%) Marketing
8 5 (1.85%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.48%) Electronics
10 3 (1.11%) Aerospace
10 3 (1.11%) Military
11 2 (0.74%) Local Government
11 2 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.37%) Law
12 1 (0.37%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 41 (15.13%) Analyst
2 23 (8.49%) Support Analyst
3 20 (7.38%) Applications Support
3 20 (7.38%) IT Manager
4 19 (7.01%) Configuration Manager
5 18 (6.64%) Administrator
5 18 (6.64%) Architect
6 16 (5.90%) Applications Support Analyst
6 16 (5.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (5.54%) Support Engineer
8 13 (4.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 13 (4.80%) Asset and Configuration Manager
8 13 (4.80%) Desktop Engineer
9 12 (4.43%) Support Manager
10 11 (4.06%) Service Manager
11 10 (3.69%) Business Manager
11 10 (3.69%) Change Manager
11 10 (3.69%) Systems Administrator
11 10 (3.69%) Technical Engineer
12 9 (3.32%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.85%) SOAP
1 5 (1.85%) Web Services
2 3 (1.11%) HTML
3 2 (0.74%) Ajax
3 2 (0.74%) CSS
3 2 (0.74%) SAML
3 2 (0.74%) XML
4 1 (0.37%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.37%) DHTML
4 1 (0.37%) HTML5
4 1 (0.37%) jQuery
4 1 (0.37%) LDAP
4 1 (0.37%) Middleware
4 1 (0.37%) REST
4 1 (0.37%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.44%) Data Centre
2 27 (9.96%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (8.86%) Management Information System
4 20 (7.38%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (4.43%) Wiki
6 7 (2.58%) e-Learning
6 7 (2.58%) Smartphone
7 6 (2.21%) Digital Media
7 6 (2.21%) User Experience
7 6 (2.21%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (1.85%) Handset
8 5 (1.85%) iPhone
8 5 (1.85%) NHS
9 4 (1.48%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.48%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (1.48%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.11%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.11%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.11%) Fat Client
10 3 (1.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 76 (28.04%) Windows
2 38 (14.02%) Windows Server
3 29 (10.70%) Windows 7
4 21 (7.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (7.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (4.80%) Windows 10
6 10 (3.69%) Windows 8
7 9 (3.32%) Linux
8 7 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (2.21%) Unix
10 5 (1.85%) VMS
11 1 (0.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (57.20%) ITIL
2 137 (50.55%) Configuration Management
3 70 (25.83%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (25.83%) Service Management
4 66 (24.35%) Asset Management
5 63 (23.25%) Change Management
6 58 (21.40%) ITSM
7 50 (18.45%) Problem-Solving
8 49 (18.08%) Service Delivery
9 41 (15.13%) Continuous Improvement
10 33 (12.18%) Problem Management
11 29 (10.70%) Project Management
12 26 (9.59%) Incident Management
13 24 (8.86%) Coaching
13 24 (8.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 22 (8.12%) Business Continuity
14 22 (8.12%) IT Asset Management
15 21 (7.75%) ITIL V3
16 20 (7.38%) Hardware Maintenance
16 20 (7.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 50 (18.45%) SQL
2 6 (2.21%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.48%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.11%) Java
4 3 (1.11%) Python
5 2 (0.74%) ABAP
5 2 (0.74%) C
5 2 (0.74%) Perl
5 2 (0.74%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.74%) VB
6 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.37%) R
Qualifications
1 36 (13.28%) Degree
2 25 (9.23%) Security Cleared
3 16 (5.90%) CCNA
3 16 (5.90%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (5.17%) SC Cleared
5 11 (4.06%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (3.69%) MCSE
6 10 (3.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (2.95%) CCNP
7 8 (2.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 7 (2.58%) DV Cleared
9 5 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (1.11%) A+ Certification
10 3 (1.11%) GIAC
10 3 (1.11%) MCITP
10 3 (1.11%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (1.11%) SANS
11 2 (0.74%) CISSP
12 1 (0.37%) LPIC
12 1 (0.37%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.54%) SLA
2 6 (2.21%) GDPR
3 5 (1.85%) QA
4 4 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 4 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.11%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 19770
5 3 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.37%) BS7799
System Software
1 45 (16.61%) Active Directory
2 42 (15.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (9.59%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.32%) XenApp
5 7 (2.58%) Firmware
5 7 (2.58%) vSphere
6 5 (1.85%) Docker
6 5 (1.85%) vCloud
6 5 (1.85%) VirtualBox
7 3 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (1.11%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.37%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 34 (12.55%) SCCM
2 8 (2.95%) OpenView
3 7 (2.58%) WSUS
4 5 (1.85%) AirWatch
4 5 (1.85%) Nessus
4 5 (1.85%) SCOM
4 5 (1.85%) Terraform
4 5 (1.85%) vRealize
5 4 (1.48%) Nagios
6 3 (1.11%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.11%) ServiceCenter
7 2 (0.74%) HP NNM
7 2 (0.74%) Netcool
7 2 (0.74%) Netcool/Proviso
7 2 (0.74%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.74%) TeMIP
8 1 (0.37%) Computer Incident Response Team
8 1 (0.37%) CSIRT
8 1 (0.37%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 83 (30.63%) Microsoft
2 70 (25.83%) ServiceNow
3 46 (16.97%) VMware
4 27 (9.96%) Citrix
4 27 (9.96%) HP
5 23 (8.49%) BMC
6 21 (7.75%) Cisco
7 19 (7.01%) Remedy
7 19 (7.01%) Snow
8 18 (6.64%) Oracle
9 13 (4.80%) IBM
10 11 (4.06%) Mitel
11 10 (3.69%) Dell
11 10 (3.69%) Dynatrace
11 10 (3.69%) SAP
12 8 (2.95%) NetScout
12 8 (2.95%) Veeam
13 7 (2.58%) Adobe
14 6 (2.21%) Siemens
15 5 (1.85%) CA