Period
to 22 July 2018

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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 827 878 859
Rank change year-on-year +51 -19 -16
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 320 297 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 0.40% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 181 184 214
England median annual salary £48,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.12% -10.53% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £21,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £71,250 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -10.53% -

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 70,740 73,715 83,514
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.68% 43.85% 43.82%
Number of salaries quoted 54,954 57,570 68,928
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,163 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.01% -1.00% +5.26%

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 22 July 2018.

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 22 July 2018. 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 -4 114 £56,000 +17.89% 16
Midlands +58 83 £45,000 +14.65% 6
West Midlands +68 68 £40,500 -0.61% 5
South East +36 63 £45,000 +20.00% 14
North of England -18 35 £37,500 +41.51% 6
North West -22 18 £55,000 +139.13% 5
East of England -6 17 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Yorkshire +20 15 £29,500 -6.35% 1
East Midlands +11 15 £45,000 +14.65% 1
South West +5 6 £26,750 -40.56% 3
North East -23 2 £22,750 -27.78%
CMDB
UK

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 England region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 220 (68.75%) ITIL
2 150 (46.88%) Service Management
3 116 (36.25%) Configuration Management
4 110 (34.38%) ServiceNow
5 91 (28.44%) ITSM
6 83 (25.94%) ITIL V3
7 81 (25.31%) Continuous Improvement
8 71 (22.19%) Degree
9 70 (21.88%) Asset Management
10 65 (20.31%) Service Delivery
11 64 (20.00%) Data Centre
12 63 (19.69%) BMC
13 60 (18.75%) Finance
14 57 (17.81%) VMware
15 53 (16.56%) Remedy
16 52 (16.25%) Change Management
17 49 (15.31%) Computer Science Degree
18 48 (15.00%) Microsoft
19 47 (14.69%) VMware Infrastructure
20 45 (14.06%) Project Management
20 45 (14.06%) Windows
20 45 (14.06%) Presales
21 44 (13.75%) Citrix
22 43 (13.44%) Microsoft Azure
22 43 (13.44%) Self-Motivation
23 42 (13.13%) Due Diligence
23 42 (13.13%) Computer Science
24 41 (12.81%) Remedy ITSM
25 40 (12.50%) Software Engineering
25 40 (12.50%) Amazon AWS

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 13 (4.06%) CMS
1 13 (4.06%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.13%) Apache
3 9 (2.81%) MS Exchange
4 8 (2.50%) Apache Spark
5 6 (1.88%) IIS
6 5 (1.56%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.63%) Confluence
7 2 (0.63%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.63%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.31%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 34 (10.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (2.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.88%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 41 (12.81%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.25%) Endur
2 4 (1.25%) Findur
3 2 (0.63%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.31%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.31%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 43 (13.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (8.44%) PaaS
4 26 (8.13%) IaaS
5 14 (4.38%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (4.06%) Office 365
7 11 (3.44%) SaaS
8 5 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (1.25%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (0.31%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 30 (9.38%) Firewall
2 18 (5.63%) DNS
3 17 (5.31%) LAN
3 17 (5.31%) WAN
4 15 (4.69%) Wireless
5 10 (3.13%) TCP/IP
6 9 (2.81%) SNMP
7 7 (2.19%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (1.88%) SAN
8 6 (1.88%) SSL
9 5 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (1.56%) DHCP
9 5 (1.56%) HTTP
9 5 (1.56%) MPLS
9 5 (1.56%) Skype
9 5 (1.56%) VoIP
10 4 (1.25%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (1.25%) Cisco Wireless
10 4 (1.25%) IP Telephony
10 4 (1.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.56%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 15 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (3.75%) Oracle Database
4 12 (3.75%) RDBMS
5 11 (3.44%) Informix
5 11 (3.44%) Oracle Database 10g
6 10 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (2.81%) Oracle Database 12c
8 8 (2.50%) NuoDB
8 8 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
8 8 (2.50%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (1.56%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.25%) SQLPlus
11 2 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.63%) MySQL
12 1 (0.31%) OLAP
12 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 9 (2.81%) Git (software)
1 9 (2.81%) Toad
2 7 (2.19%) TeamCity
3 6 (1.88%) Subversion
4 5 (1.56%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.56%) JIRA
4 5 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.63%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.63%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.63%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 60 (18.75%) Finance
2 27 (8.44%) Publishing
3 24 (7.50%) Banking
4 14 (4.38%) Retail
5 11 (3.44%) Telecoms
6 10 (3.13%) Investment Banking
7 9 (2.81%) Financial Institution
8 8 (2.50%) Front Office
9 7 (2.19%) Games
10 5 (1.56%) Advertising
10 5 (1.56%) Billing
11 3 (0.94%) Legal
11 3 (0.94%) Local Government
11 3 (0.94%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.63%) Law
13 1 (0.31%) Electronics
13 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.31%) Marketing
13 1 (0.31%) Military
13 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 74 (23.13%) Analyst
2 32 (10.00%) Architect
3 31 (9.69%) Administrator
4 26 (8.13%) Configuration Manager
4 26 (8.13%) IT Manager
5 20 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 18 (5.63%) Change Manager
6 18 (5.63%) Support Analyst
7 17 (5.31%) Configuration Analyst
8 15 (4.69%) Software Asset Manager
8 15 (4.69%) Software Manager
9 14 (4.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 14 (4.38%) Technical Specialist
10 13 (4.06%) DBA
10 13 (4.06%) Service Manager
11 12 (3.75%) Consultant
12 10 (3.13%) Change and Configuration Manager
12 10 (3.13%) Oracle DBA
13 9 (2.81%) Applications Manager
13 9 (2.81%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (10.63%) Web Services
2 11 (3.44%) XML
3 10 (3.13%) HTML
4 8 (2.50%) AngularJS
4 8 (2.50%) Middleware
5 7 (2.19%) REST
6 5 (1.56%) SOAP
7 4 (1.25%) .NET
7 4 (1.25%) .NET Framework
7 4 (1.25%) CSS
7 4 (1.25%) J2EE
7 4 (1.25%) JSON
7 4 (1.25%) LDAP
8 3 (0.94%) SAML
9 2 (0.63%) Ajax
9 2 (0.63%) jQuery
9 2 (0.63%) OAuth
10 1 (0.31%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 64 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 43 (13.44%) Self-Motivation
3 42 (13.13%) Computer Science
4 39 (12.19%) Management Information System
5 38 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.81%) Driving Licence
7 8 (2.50%) Hedge funds
7 8 (2.50%) Mainframe
8 7 (2.19%) Public Cloud
8 7 (2.19%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.25%) Blackberry
9 4 (1.25%) iPhone
10 3 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.63%) Clustering
11 2 (0.63%) Smartcard
12 1 (0.31%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.31%) iPad
12 1 (0.31%) NHS
12 1 (0.31%) Online Games
12 1 (0.31%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 45 (14.06%) Windows
2 34 (10.63%) Linux
3 25 (7.81%) Unix
4 21 (6.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (4.69%) Solaris
6 9 (2.81%) Windows 10
7 6 (1.88%) Windows Server
8 5 (1.56%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.56%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.25%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.63%) CentOS
12 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (68.75%) ITIL
2 150 (46.88%) Service Management
3 116 (36.25%) Configuration Management
4 91 (28.44%) ITSM
5 83 (25.94%) ITIL V3
6 81 (25.31%) Continuous Improvement
7 70 (21.88%) Asset Management
8 65 (20.31%) Service Delivery
9 52 (16.25%) Change Management
10 45 (14.06%) Presales
10 45 (14.06%) Project Management
11 42 (13.13%) Due Diligence
12 40 (12.50%) Software Engineering
13 39 (12.19%) Line Management
14 38 (11.88%) Requirements Analysis
15 37 (11.56%) PRINCE2
16 34 (10.63%) Capacity Planning
17 33 (10.31%) IT Strategy
18 31 (9.69%) TOGAF
19 28 (8.75%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (7.50%) SQL
2 14 (4.38%) JavaScript
3 9 (2.81%) PL/SQL
3 9 (2.81%) PowerShell
4 8 (2.50%) Python
5 7 (2.19%) Bash Shell
6 5 (1.56%) VB
7 2 (0.63%) C
7 2 (0.63%) Java
7 2 (0.63%) Perl
7 2 (0.63%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.31%) XPath
Qualifications
1 71 (22.19%) Degree
2 49 (15.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (8.13%) ITIL Certification
4 22 (6.88%) ISEB
4 22 (6.88%) PMI Certification
4 22 (6.88%) PMP
5 18 (5.63%) CEH
5 18 (5.63%) CISSP
5 18 (5.63%) CompTIA Security+
5 18 (5.63%) MCP
6 16 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (4.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 14 (4.38%) Security Cleared
7 14 (4.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (2.81%) SC Cleared
9 8 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (2.19%) MCSE
11 6 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (1.56%) CCNP
12 5 (1.56%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (10.94%) SLA
2 29 (9.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (5.63%) GPG13
4 16 (5.00%) GDPR
5 13 (4.06%) QA
6 7 (2.19%) COBIT
7 6 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 6 (1.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.94%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.63%) PMO
10 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 47 (14.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (9.38%) Active Directory
3 25 (7.81%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (3.75%) Firmware
4 12 (3.75%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (1.88%) Docker
5 6 (1.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (1.25%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.63%) vSphere
8 1 (0.31%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 39 (12.19%) SCCM
2 17 (5.31%) NetBackup
3 15 (4.69%) Oracle ZFS
4 14 (4.38%) SCVMM
5 12 (3.75%) Control-M
5 12 (3.75%) Unicenter
6 10 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 8 (2.50%) Nagios
7 8 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (1.88%) Single Sign-On
8 6 (1.88%) Xymon
9 5 (1.56%) AirWatch
9 5 (1.56%) Ansible
9 5 (1.56%) Cisco IPCC
9 5 (1.56%) Puppet
9 5 (1.56%) Red Hat Satellite
10 4 (1.25%) HP SiteScope
10 4 (1.25%) OpenView
10 4 (1.25%) Tivoli
10 4 (1.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 110 (34.38%) ServiceNow
2 63 (19.69%) BMC
3 57 (17.81%) VMware
4 53 (16.56%) Remedy
5 48 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 44 (13.75%) Citrix
7 30 (9.38%) Oracle
8 26 (8.13%) NetApp
9 22 (6.88%) EMC
9 22 (6.88%) Snow
10 19 (5.94%) CheckPoint
10 19 (5.94%) IBM
10 19 (5.94%) Red Hat
11 17 (5.31%) CA
12 12 (3.75%) HP
13 11 (3.44%) SAP
13 11 (3.44%) Veritas
14 10 (3.13%) SolarWinds
14 10 (3.13%) Symantec
15 9 (2.81%) Atlassian