Period
to 18 January 2022

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 18 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 752 662 771
Rank change year-on-year -90 +109 +92
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 241 90 248
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% 0.45% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 153 82 177
10th Percentile £25,200 £36,225 £24,750
25th Percentile £39,250 £47,750 £31,828
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -1.90% +10.53% -9.52%
75th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £60,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,250 £70,100
UK median annual salary £51,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -1.90% +10.53% -9.52%

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 44,977 19,942 40,912
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.75% 35.62% 35.26%
Number of salaries quoted 27,194 16,050 31,997
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,500 £30,823
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £39,087
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
75th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

CMDB
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for CMDB in England

CMDB
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CMDB in England.

Salary trend for CMDB in England

CMDB
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing CMDB in England over the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

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 18 January 2022. 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 -175 103 £51,500 -1.90% 17
South East -80 53 £52,500 -25.00% 8
North of England - 34 £34,500 - 6
Yorkshire - 17 £43,500 - 1
South West -43 16 £52,500 +44.83% 2
Midlands -98 16 £42,500 -29.17% 6
East Midlands -49 14 £42,500 +8.28% 1
North West - 13 £22,000 - 4
East of England -79 12 £27,700 -56.38% 3
North East - 4 £47,625 - 1
West Midlands -73 2 £55,000 -8.33% 5
CMDB
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, 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.

1 134 (55.60%) ITIL
2 97 (40.25%) ITSM
3 91 (37.76%) Service Management
4 79 (32.78%) Social Skills
5 78 (32.37%) Configuration Management
6 66 (27.39%) Microsoft 365
7 65 (26.97%) ServiceNow
8 61 (25.31%) Windows
9 51 (21.16%) Microsoft
9 51 (21.16%) Finance
10 49 (20.33%) Asset Management
11 48 (19.92%) Change Management
11 48 (19.92%) Azure
12 46 (19.09%) Service Delivery
13 44 (18.26%) Problem-Solving
14 42 (17.43%) Active Directory
15 41 (17.01%) SaaS
16 36 (14.94%) Windows 10
17 35 (14.52%) DevOps
17 35 (14.52%) Windows Server
18 34 (14.11%) Analytical Skills
19 31 (12.86%) Continuous Improvement
19 31 (12.86%) Degree
20 30 (12.45%) SQL
21 28 (11.62%) SLA
21 28 (11.62%) Project Management
21 28 (11.62%) Root Cause Analysis
22 27 (11.20%) Self-Motivation
23 26 (10.79%) AWS
24 25 (10.37%) Agile Software Development

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 14 (5.81%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.49%) IIS
3 4 (1.66%) SAS
4 2 (0.83%) CMS
5 1 (0.41%) Confluence
5 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (8.30%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (6.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (2.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (6.64%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.83%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 2 (0.83%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.41%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 66 (27.39%) Microsoft 365
2 48 (19.92%) Azure
3 41 (17.01%) SaaS
4 26 (10.79%) AWS
5 23 (9.54%) IaaS
6 16 (6.64%) PaaS
7 11 (4.56%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (3.73%) Slack
9 7 (2.90%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (2.07%) GCP
11 4 (1.66%) Azure Storage
12 3 (1.24%) Power Platform
13 2 (0.83%) Azure Data Factory
13 2 (0.83%) SuccessFactors
14 1 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
14 1 (0.41%) Mimecast
14 1 (0.41%) OneDrive
14 1 (0.41%) Rubrik
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.47%) VPN
2 13 (5.39%) SSL
2 13 (5.39%) Unified Communications
3 12 (4.98%) DHCP
3 12 (4.98%) DNS
3 12 (4.98%) Firewall
4 11 (4.56%) LAN
4 11 (4.56%) Remote Desktop
4 11 (4.56%) WAN
5 7 (2.90%) RFID
5 7 (2.90%) SAN
5 7 (2.90%) TCP/IP
5 7 (2.90%) Wireless
6 6 (2.49%) Network Security
6 6 (2.49%) PBX
7 5 (2.07%) Intranet
7 5 (2.07%) WLAN
8 4 (1.66%) ISDN
8 4 (1.66%) MPLS
8 4 (1.66%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.54%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.30%) NoSQL
3 12 (4.98%) Amazon RDS
4 11 (4.56%) Amazon Aurora
4 11 (4.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 11 (4.56%) OLTP
4 11 (4.56%) Relational Database
5 9 (3.73%) Amazon Redshift
5 9 (3.73%) Big Data
5 9 (3.73%) MarkLogic
6 4 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.24%) MySQL
7 3 (1.24%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.24%) Power BI
7 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.83%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.83%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 11 (4.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 11 (4.56%) JIRA
2 9 (3.73%) Bitbucket
2 9 (3.73%) Git (software)
2 9 (3.73%) Gradle
2 9 (3.73%) Maven
3 2 (0.83%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (0.83%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 79 (32.78%) Social Skills
2 51 (21.16%) Finance
3 34 (14.11%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (8.30%) Banking
5 16 (6.64%) Marketing
5 16 (6.64%) Telecoms
6 12 (4.98%) Presentation Skills
7 10 (4.15%) Organisational Skills
8 9 (3.73%) Private Banking
8 9 (3.73%) Retail
9 6 (2.49%) Documentation Skills
10 5 (2.07%) Advertising
10 5 (2.07%) Legal
10 5 (2.07%) Multimedia
10 5 (2.07%) Public Sector
11 4 (1.66%) Billing
11 4 (1.66%) Law
12 2 (0.83%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.83%) French Language
12 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (17.84%) Analyst
2 26 (10.79%) Desktop Support
2 26 (10.79%) IT Support
3 18 (7.47%) Service Manager
4 17 (7.05%) Administrator
4 17 (7.05%) IT Manager
4 17 (7.05%) Service Analyst
4 17 (7.05%) Support Analyst
4 17 (7.05%) Support Engineer
4 17 (7.05%) Support Manager
5 15 (6.22%) Architect
5 15 (6.22%) Service Desk Analyst
6 14 (5.81%) Desktop Engineer
6 14 (5.81%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 13 (5.39%) Configuration Manager
7 13 (5.39%) Field Engineer
7 13 (5.39%) IT Support Manager
8 12 (4.98%) Consultant
8 12 (4.98%) DBA
8 12 (4.98%) Field Service Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.30%) Web Services
2 18 (7.47%) HTML
3 15 (6.22%) CSS
3 15 (6.22%) LDAP
3 15 (6.22%) XML
4 10 (4.15%) Ajax
5 9 (3.73%) JMX
5 9 (3.73%) Kafka
5 9 (3.73%) Middleware
5 9 (3.73%) SOAP
5 9 (3.73%) Swagger
6 7 (2.90%) AngularJS
7 5 (2.07%) REST
7 5 (2.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (1.66%) JDBC
8 4 (1.66%) JSON
8 4 (1.66%) ODBC
8 4 (1.66%) SAML
9 2 (0.83%) ARM Templates
10 1 (0.41%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.20%) Self-Motivation
2 21 (8.71%) Management Information System
2 21 (8.71%) User Experience
3 19 (7.88%) Data Centre
4 14 (5.81%) Private Cloud
5 10 (4.15%) Public Cloud
6 8 (3.32%) Analytical Mindset
7 6 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.66%) Legacy Systems
9 3 (1.24%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.24%) Wiki
10 2 (0.83%) Clustering
10 2 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.83%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.83%) Life Science
10 2 (0.83%) Replication
10 2 (0.83%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.41%) CCTV
11 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.41%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 61 (25.31%) Windows
2 36 (14.94%) Windows 10
3 35 (14.52%) Windows Server
4 15 (6.22%) Windows 7
5 8 (3.32%) Android
5 8 (3.32%) Apple iOS
6 7 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (2.49%) Linux
7 6 (2.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (2.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (2.49%) Windows Server 2016
7 6 (2.49%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (0.41%) CentOS
8 1 (0.41%) Unix
8 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (55.60%) ITIL
2 97 (40.25%) ITSM
3 91 (37.76%) Service Management
4 78 (32.37%) Configuration Management
5 49 (20.33%) Asset Management
6 48 (19.92%) Change Management
7 46 (19.09%) Service Delivery
8 44 (18.26%) Problem-Solving
9 35 (14.52%) DevOps
10 31 (12.86%) Continuous Improvement
11 28 (11.62%) Project Management
11 28 (11.62%) Root Cause Analysis
12 25 (10.37%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (10.37%) Knowledge Management
12 25 (10.37%) Problem Management
13 24 (9.96%) ITIL V3
13 24 (9.96%) Mentoring
14 23 (9.54%) Disaster Recovery
14 23 (9.54%) Migration
14 23 (9.54%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 30 (12.45%) SQL
2 16 (6.64%) PowerShell
3 15 (6.22%) JavaScript
4 13 (5.39%) Python
5 9 (3.73%) Java
6 4 (1.66%) R
7 3 (1.24%) Bash
8 2 (0.83%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.41%) C
9 1 (0.41%) C#
9 1 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (12.86%) Degree
2 13 (5.39%) ITIL Certification
2 13 (5.39%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.56%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.07%) CCNP
5 5 (2.07%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (1.66%) CCNA
7 3 (1.24%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.24%) MCITP
7 3 (1.24%) MCSE
8 2 (0.83%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.83%) HND
9 1 (0.41%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (11.62%) SLA
2 15 (6.22%) QA
3 7 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 7 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.90%) PCI DSS
4 6 (2.49%) GxP
5 5 (2.07%) GDPR
6 4 (1.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (1.24%) GRC
8 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 19770
8 1 (0.41%) PMO
System Software
1 42 (17.43%) Active Directory
2 15 (6.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.32%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.49%) vSphere
5 4 (1.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (1.66%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (1.66%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.66%) XenApp
6 3 (1.24%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.41%) Docker
7 1 (0.41%) NFS
7 1 (0.41%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.41%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 18 (7.47%) SCCM
2 11 (4.56%) Ansible
3 10 (4.15%) Single Sign-On
4 9 (3.73%) HP UCMDB
4 9 (3.73%) ITRS Geneos
5 6 (2.49%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 6 (2.49%) Microsoft Intune
5 6 (2.49%) WSUS
6 5 (2.07%) Kubernetes
7 4 (1.66%) Nessus
7 4 (1.66%) Stealthwatch
8 3 (1.24%) Terraform
9 2 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 65 (26.97%) ServiceNow
2 51 (21.16%) Microsoft
3 19 (7.88%) HP
3 19 (7.88%) VMware
4 18 (7.47%) Oracle
5 17 (7.05%) Cisco
6 16 (6.64%) Remedy
7 15 (6.22%) BMC
8 9 (3.73%) SolarWinds
9 7 (2.90%) Citrix
9 7 (2.90%) Dell
9 7 (2.90%) Palo Alto
9 7 (2.90%) SAP
9 7 (2.90%) Snow
10 6 (2.49%) SOTI
10 6 (2.49%) Veeam
11 5 (2.07%) Mitel
11 5 (2.07%) Workday
12 4 (1.66%) Siemens
13 3 (1.24%) ANSYS