Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 814 873 830
Rank change year-on-year +59 -43 +29
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 316 287 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.17% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.39% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 188 197 202
England median annual salary £47,500 £49,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.04% -1.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £71,250 £72,375
UK median annual salary £47,500 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.04% +4.21% +5.56%

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 68,043 73,970 76,319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.31% 44.89% 42.65%
Number of salaries quoted 53,003 55,939 63,328
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +26 110 £62,500 +22.55% 12
Midlands +69 83 £31,250 -26.47% 7
South East +26 76 £45,000 -9.09% 11
West Midlands +76 66 £27,500 -42.11% 5
North of England +16 29 £55,000 +107.55% 5
East Midlands +11 17 £39,250 - 2
Yorkshire +20 14 £52,500 +125.81% 3
North West -7 14 £55,000 +107.55% 2
East of England +10 9 £38,750 -22.50% 1
South West -11 9 £22,500 -48.57% 4
North East -21 1 - -
CMDB
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 210 (66.46%) ITIL
2 138 (43.67%) Service Management
3 122 (38.61%) Configuration Management
4 107 (33.86%) ServiceNow
5 98 (31.01%) ITIL V3
6 96 (30.38%) ITSM
7 65 (20.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 62 (19.62%) Windows
9 58 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
9 58 (18.35%) Data Centre
10 57 (18.04%) Finance
11 54 (17.09%) VMware
12 52 (16.46%) Service Delivery
13 50 (15.82%) Linux
14 49 (15.51%) Degree
15 48 (15.19%) VMware Infrastructure
15 48 (15.19%) Analytical Skills
15 48 (15.19%) Asset Management
16 47 (14.87%) Change Management
16 47 (14.87%) Web Services
17 46 (14.56%) Project Management
18 45 (14.24%) SQL
18 45 (14.24%) Windows Server
19 44 (13.92%) Scrum
20 43 (13.61%) Release Management
21 41 (12.97%) Management Information System
22 40 (12.66%) Firewall
23 39 (12.34%) Capacity Planning
24 36 (11.39%) Citrix
24 36 (11.39%) Oracle

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 (5.70%) Confluence
2 16 (5.06%) WebSphere
3 14 (4.43%) CMS
4 13 (4.11%) SharePoint
5 12 (3.80%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (3.48%) IIS
7 3 (0.95%) Apache
8 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.63%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.63%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.63%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.63%) WordPress
9 1 (0.32%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 21 (6.65%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (6.01%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (8.54%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.63%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.32%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 33 (10.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (7.59%) IaaS
3 23 (7.28%) PaaS
4 21 (6.65%) Amazon AWS
5 20 (6.33%) Office 365
6 11 (3.48%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (3.48%) SaaS
7 2 (0.63%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 40 (12.66%) Firewall
2 27 (8.54%) LAN
2 27 (8.54%) WAN
3 23 (7.28%) Wireless
4 18 (5.70%) Network Security
5 14 (4.43%) SAN
6 11 (3.48%) TCP/IP
7 10 (3.16%) DHCP
7 10 (3.16%) MPLS
7 10 (3.16%) SNMP
7 10 (3.16%) SSL
7 10 (3.16%) VLAN
7 10 (3.16%) WLAN
8 9 (2.85%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (2.85%) DNS
8 9 (2.85%) Modbus
9 8 (2.53%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (2.53%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (2.22%) VPN
11 6 (1.90%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (10.13%) SQL Server
2 27 (8.54%) Oracle Database
3 19 (6.01%) Relational Database
4 16 (5.06%) NoSQL
5 14 (4.43%) RDBMS
6 13 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (4.11%) Informix
7 11 (3.48%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (3.16%) Oracle Database 12c
8 10 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (2.85%) Oracle Database 10g
10 8 (2.53%) NuoDB
10 8 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (2.53%) SQL Server 2014
10 8 (2.53%) SQL Server 2016
11 5 (1.58%) MongoDB
12 3 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.63%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (6.65%) Git (software)
1 21 (6.65%) JIRA
2 9 (2.85%) Toad
3 3 (0.95%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.63%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.63%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.63%) Subversion
General
1 57 (18.04%) Finance
2 28 (8.86%) Publishing
3 26 (8.23%) Banking
4 15 (4.75%) Telecoms
5 13 (4.11%) Investment Banking
5 13 (4.11%) Retail
6 6 (1.90%) Games
7 5 (1.58%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.27%) Billing
8 4 (1.27%) Front Office
9 3 (0.95%) Legal
9 3 (0.95%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.63%) Electronics
10 2 (0.63%) Law
10 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.63%) Marketing
11 1 (0.32%) Local Government
11 1 (0.32%) Military
11 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 104 (32.91%) Analyst
2 38 (12.03%) Architect
3 36 (11.39%) Support Analyst
4 31 (9.81%) Administrator
4 31 (9.81%) IT Manager
5 25 (7.91%) Configuration Analyst
6 19 (6.01%) Solutions Architect
7 16 (5.06%) DBA
8 14 (4.43%) Software Asset Manager
8 14 (4.43%) Software Manager
9 11 (3.48%) 3rd Line Support
9 11 (3.48%) Change Manager
9 11 (3.48%) Configuration Manager
9 11 (3.48%) IT Analyst
9 11 (3.48%) Oracle DBA
10 10 (3.16%) Capacity Analyst
10 10 (3.16%) Service Manager
11 9 (2.85%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 9 (2.85%) Senior Analyst
11 9 (2.85%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (14.87%) Web Services
2 18 (5.70%) Middleware
3 16 (5.06%) JMS
3 16 (5.06%) WebSphere MQ
4 10 (3.16%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (1.90%) AngularJS
6 5 (1.58%) REST
6 5 (1.58%) XML
7 4 (1.27%) HTML
7 4 (1.27%) JSON
8 3 (0.95%) SAML
8 3 (0.95%) SOAP
9 2 (0.63%) Ajax
9 2 (0.63%) CSS
9 2 (0.63%) J2EE
9 2 (0.63%) jQuery
9 2 (0.63%) LDAP
9 2 (0.63%) OAuth
10 1 (0.32%) 802.1X
10 1 (0.32%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 58 (18.35%) Data Centre
2 48 (15.19%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (12.97%) Management Information System
4 27 (8.54%) Computer Science
4 27 (8.54%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (1.58%) BYOD
6 4 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.95%) Mainframe
7 3 (0.95%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.63%) Clustering
8 2 (0.63%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.63%) EPoS
8 2 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.32%) Fintech
9 1 (0.32%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.32%) Online Games
9 1 (0.32%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.32%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.32%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.32%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 62 (19.62%) Windows
2 50 (15.82%) Linux
3 45 (14.24%) Windows Server
4 35 (11.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (6.96%) Unix
6 19 (6.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (5.70%) CentOS
8 15 (4.75%) Solaris
8 15 (4.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (1.90%) Windows 10
9 6 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.95%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.63%) Android
11 2 (0.63%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.63%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.63%) VME
11 2 (0.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (66.46%) ITIL
2 138 (43.67%) Service Management
3 122 (38.61%) Configuration Management
4 98 (31.01%) ITIL V3
5 96 (30.38%) ITSM
6 65 (20.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 58 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
8 52 (16.46%) Service Delivery
9 48 (15.19%) Asset Management
10 47 (14.87%) Change Management
11 46 (14.56%) Project Management
12 44 (13.92%) Scrum
13 43 (13.61%) Release Management
14 39 (12.34%) Capacity Planning
15 36 (11.39%) Presales
16 31 (9.81%) Due Diligence
16 31 (9.81%) IT Strategy
17 30 (9.49%) Data Protection
17 30 (9.49%) Root Cause Analysis
18 29 (9.18%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (14.24%) SQL
2 28 (8.86%) PowerShell
3 24 (7.59%) JavaScript
3 24 (7.59%) Python
4 9 (2.85%) PL/SQL
5 7 (2.22%) Bash Shell
6 4 (1.27%) Perl
6 4 (1.27%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.95%) C
8 2 (0.63%) Java
8 2 (0.63%) VB
9 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.32%) VBA
9 1 (0.32%) VBScript
9 1 (0.32%) XPath
Qualifications
1 49 (15.51%) Degree
2 25 (7.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (6.65%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (6.01%) CEH
4 19 (6.01%) CISSP
4 19 (6.01%) CompTIA Security+
4 19 (6.01%) ISEB
4 19 (6.01%) PMI Certification
4 19 (6.01%) PMP
5 18 (5.70%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (4.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (4.43%) Security Cleared
7 13 (4.11%) SC Cleared
8 12 (3.80%) CCNA
8 12 (3.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 11 (3.48%) LPIC
10 10 (3.16%) MCP
10 10 (3.16%) MCSA
11 9 (2.85%) CCNP
12 4 (1.27%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (9.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (9.18%) GDPR
2 29 (9.18%) SLA
3 19 (6.01%) GPG13
4 10 (3.16%) QA
5 6 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 5 (1.58%) PMO
7 3 (0.95%) Data Quality
System Software
1 48 (15.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (7.28%) Active Directory
2 23 (7.28%) Docker
3 12 (3.80%) Firmware
4 11 (3.48%) Oracle RAC
5 10 (3.16%) Hyper-V
6 6 (1.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 5 (1.58%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.95%) vSphere
9 2 (0.63%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.63%) Terminal Server
9 2 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.32%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 24 (7.59%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (6.65%) Ansible
2 21 (6.65%) Puppet
3 19 (6.01%) SCCM
4 16 (5.06%) NetBackup
5 15 (4.75%) Oracle ZFS
6 12 (3.80%) Control-M
6 12 (3.80%) Unicenter
7 11 (3.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 7 (2.22%) Nagios
9 6 (1.90%) Xymon
10 5 (1.58%) HP SIM
10 5 (1.58%) Red Hat Satellite
11 4 (1.27%) Cacti
11 4 (1.27%) SolarWinds Orion
12 3 (0.95%) Cisco IPCC
12 3 (0.95%) Terraform
13 2 (0.63%) Data Guard
13 2 (0.63%) MOM
13 2 (0.63%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 107 (33.86%) ServiceNow
2 54 (17.09%) VMware
3 36 (11.39%) Citrix
3 36 (11.39%) Oracle
4 35 (11.08%) Microsoft
5 33 (10.44%) Red Hat
6 30 (9.49%) BMC
7 29 (9.18%) Remedy
8 23 (7.28%) NetApp
9 20 (6.33%) CheckPoint
10 19 (6.01%) EMC
11 18 (5.70%) CA
12 17 (5.38%) Snow
13 16 (5.06%) Splunk
14 12 (3.80%) SolarWinds
15 11 (3.48%) Cisco
16 10 (3.16%) Symantec
17 9 (2.85%) Palo Alto
17 9 (2.85%) Sybase
18 8 (2.53%) IBM