Period
to 1 April 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CMDB over the 6 months to 1 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
England > South East
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 368 446 499
Rank change year-on-year +78 +53 +17
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 85 71 61
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.40% 0.27% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.12% 0.74% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 64 67 54
Median annual salary £55,000 £56,600 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.83% +19.79% +26.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £31,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,100 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +10.47%

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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 7,560 9,641 11,212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 35.33% 36.34% 35.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5,944 7,405 9,042
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £70,225
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing CMDB as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for CMDB in the South East

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Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CMDB in the South East.

Salary trend for CMDB in the South East

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Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing CMDB in the South East over the 6 months to 1 April 2020.

Salary histogram for CMDB in the South East

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Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMDB within the South East region over the 6 months to 1 April 2020. 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
West Sussex +39 31 £60,000 +6.01% 1
Surrey +42 18 £25,000 -23.08% 1
Hampshire +26 17 £47,500 -13.64% 2
Thames Valley +54 10 £60,000 +54.84% 1
Berkshire +43 7 £65,000 +13.04%
East Sussex +14 7 £59,500 -26.77%
Buckinghamshire +23 3 £28,000 -20.00% 1
CMDB
England

For the 6 months to 1 April 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 37 (43.53%) SQL
2 35 (41.18%) Service Delivery
3 34 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 33 (38.82%) Service Management
5 32 (37.65%) ITSM
6 31 (36.47%) QA
7 30 (35.29%) Asset Management
7 30 (35.29%) Microsoft
8 23 (27.06%) ITIL
8 23 (27.06%) Windows
9 22 (25.88%) Active Directory
10 21 (24.71%) HP
11 20 (23.53%) Integration Testing
11 20 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
11 20 (23.53%) System Integration Testing
12 19 (22.35%) Project Delivery
12 19 (22.35%) Azure
12 19 (22.35%) Change Management
13 16 (18.82%) Project Planning
14 15 (17.65%) Unit Testing
14 15 (17.65%) Security Cleared
15 14 (16.47%) Performance Monitoring
15 14 (16.47%) Project Management
16 13 (15.29%) Cisco
16 13 (15.29%) Root Cause Analysis
16 13 (15.29%) Office 365
17 12 (14.12%) Windows Server 2012
17 12 (14.12%) Hyper-V
17 12 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure
17 12 (14.12%) SCCM

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 10 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (5.88%) SAS
3 2 (2.35%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (10.59%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.18%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 19 (22.35%) Azure
2 13 (15.29%) Office 365
3 7 (8.24%) AWS
4 2 (2.35%) SaaS
5 1 (1.18%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.12%) Firewall
2 10 (11.76%) NetScaler
3 3 (3.53%) LAN
3 3 (3.53%) SAN
3 3 (3.53%) VoIP
3 3 (3.53%) WAN
3 3 (3.53%) WebEx
3 3 (3.53%) Wireless
4 2 (2.35%) DHCP
4 2 (2.35%) Network Security
4 2 (2.35%) SSL
4 2 (2.35%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.35%) VLAN
4 2 (2.35%) VPN
5 1 (1.18%) NAS
5 1 (1.18%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.94%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
2 10 (11.76%) SQL Server 2016
3 8 (9.41%) DB2
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.18%) Power BI
General
1 12 (14.12%) Finance
2 7 (8.24%) Banking
3 4 (4.71%) Legal
3 4 (4.71%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.35%) Retail
5 1 (1.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (18.82%) Applications Specialist
2 13 (15.29%) Support Engineer
3 12 (14.12%) Architect
3 12 (14.12%) Desktop Support
4 10 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (9.41%) Technical Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) Deskside Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) Deskside Support
6 7 (8.24%) Deskside Support Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) Enterprise Architect
6 7 (8.24%) IT Manager
6 7 (8.24%) IT Operations Manager
6 7 (8.24%) Operations Manager
7 6 (7.06%) Analyst
7 6 (7.06%) Desktop Engineer
7 6 (7.06%) Enterprise Management Architect
8 5 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Business Manager
9 4 (4.71%) Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.06%) Ajax
1 6 (7.06%) HTML
1 6 (7.06%) SOAP
1 6 (7.06%) Web Services
1 6 (7.06%) XML
2 2 (2.35%) CSS
2 2 (2.35%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.88%) Mainframe
3 3 (3.53%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.35%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.18%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.18%) Handset
5 1 (1.18%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.06%) Windows
2 12 (14.12%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 10 (11.76%) Windows Server 2016
4 7 (8.24%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.53%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.18%) AIX
7 1 (1.18%) Linux
7 1 (1.18%) Unix
7 1 (1.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (41.18%) Service Delivery
2 34 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 33 (38.82%) Service Management
4 32 (37.65%) ITSM
5 30 (35.29%) Asset Management
6 23 (27.06%) ITIL
7 20 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 20 (23.53%) Integration Testing
7 20 (23.53%) System Integration Testing
8 19 (22.35%) Change Management
8 19 (22.35%) Project Delivery
9 16 (18.82%) Project Planning
10 15 (17.65%) Unit Testing
11 14 (16.47%) Performance Monitoring
11 14 (16.47%) Project Management
12 13 (15.29%) Root Cause Analysis
13 12 (14.12%) Software Delivery
14 10 (11.76%) Data Governance
14 10 (11.76%) ISMS
14 10 (11.76%) Preventative Maintenance
Programming Languages
1 37 (43.53%) SQL
2 7 (8.24%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.35%) Java
4 1 (1.18%) C
4 1 (1.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.59%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.88%) Degree
4 4 (4.71%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (4.71%) MCP
5 3 (3.53%) A+ Certification
5 3 (3.53%) CCNA
5 3 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.53%) MCITP
5 3 (3.53%) MCSE
5 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.53%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (2.35%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (1.18%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (36.47%) QA
2 7 (8.24%) GDPR
3 4 (4.71%) Data Quality
4 2 (2.35%) SLA
5 1 (1.18%) BS7799
5 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 22 (25.88%) Active Directory
2 12 (14.12%) Hyper-V
2 12 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (11.76%) vSphere
3 10 (11.76%) XenApp
3 10 (11.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (14.12%) SCCM
2 10 (11.76%) Backup Exec
2 10 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (10.59%) OpenView
4 6 (7.06%) SCOM
5 3 (3.53%) ServiceCenter
6 2 (2.35%) HP UCMDB
7 1 (1.18%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 30 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 21 (24.71%) HP
3 13 (15.29%) Cisco
4 12 (14.12%) VMware
5 11 (12.94%) Citrix
5 11 (12.94%) NetApp
5 11 (12.94%) ServiceNow
5 11 (12.94%) Snow
5 11 (12.94%) Symantec
6 10 (11.76%) CommVault
6 10 (11.76%) Dell
6 10 (11.76%) EqualLogic
6 10 (11.76%) Juniper
6 10 (11.76%) McAfee
6 10 (11.76%) Palo Alto
6 10 (11.76%) Sophos
6 10 (11.76%) Veeam
7 9 (10.59%) Remedy
8 7 (8.24%) Dynatrace
9 6 (7.06%) CA