The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CMDB over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 701 699 752
Rank change year-on-year -2 +53  
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 169 215 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 0.53% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 99 113 173
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £70,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £42,250 £41,500
% change year-on-year -25.44% +1.80%  

CMDB is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 37430 40744 45349
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.00% 41.43% 40.90%
Number of salaries quoted 29307 33318 36173
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,010 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

CMDB
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing CMDB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for CMDB in the UK

CMDB
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CMDB.

Salary trend for CMDB in the UK

CMDB
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CMDB over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CMDB in the UK

CMDB
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMDB within the UK over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +12 157 £42,500 -10.52% 26
London +37 66 £50,000 - 10
North West -24 26 £26,500 -19.08% 1
West Midlands -23 19 £28,000 -60.00%
Manchester -5 18 £24,750 -24.42% 1
Birmingham -28 16 £28,000 -60.00%
South East +40 15 £37,500 -21.05% 7
Yorkshire +14 14 £19,000 -45.71% 2
East of England 0 10 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Stockport -11 10 £26,500 +17.77% 1
West Yorkshire +14 9 - - 2
Leeds +9 8 - - 2
Hampshire +3 7 £37,500 -21.05% 2
South Wales +23 6 £28,250 -27.09% 1
Wales +12 6 £28,250 -27.09% 1
Cheadle -2 6 £22,250 -3.26%
Cardiff +11 5 £32,500 -16.12% 1
Buckinghamshire +6 5 £47,500 +58.33% 2
Cheshire -25 5 £39,500 -
City of London +18 4 £47,500 -33.33% 2
Milton Keynes 0 4 £50,000 - 2
South West -11 4 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Basingstoke - 4 £37,500 - 1
East Midlands +6 3 £39,250 +30.83% 1
Knutsford - 3 - -
Norwich - 3 £42,500 - 1
Hertfordshire - 3 £19,500 - 2
Norfolk - 3 £42,500 - 1
Merseyside - 3 - -
East Yorkshire - 3 £19,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing CMDB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for CMDB.

1 225 (66.18%) ITIL
2 173 (50.88%) Configuration Management
3 145 (42.65%) Service Management
4 120 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 107 (31.47%) ITSM
6 97 (28.53%) Finance
7 91 (26.76%) Active Directory
8 87 (25.59%) Windows
8 87 (25.59%) Service Delivery
9 82 (24.12%) Change Management
10 80 (23.53%) Data Centre
11 74 (21.76%) VMware
12 70 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
13 69 (20.29%) VMware Infrastructure
14 68 (20.00%) ServiceNow
14 68 (20.00%) SQL
15 67 (19.71%) BMC
15 67 (19.71%) ITIL V3
16 64 (18.82%) Citrix
16 64 (18.82%) IT Strategy
17 63 (18.53%) Degree
18 61 (17.94%) Cisco
19 57 (16.76%) HP
19 57 (16.76%) Linux
19 57 (16.76%) Management Information System
20 53 (15.59%) ITIL Certification
20 53 (15.59%) Line Management
21 52 (15.29%) Project Management
22 50 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
23 49 (14.41%) SQL Server

CMDB
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 38 (11.18%) SharePoint
2 37 (10.88%) MS Exchange
3 27 (7.94%) IIS
4 16 (4.71%) CMS
5 13 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (2.94%) Apache
6 10 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (1.76%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.59%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.29%) Confluence
10 1 (0.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 49 (14.41%) Microsoft Office
2 34 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (3.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 36 (10.59%) Remedy ITSM
2 21 (6.18%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 44 (12.94%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (12.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (7.94%) IaaS
4 24 (7.06%) Amazon EC2
5 23 (6.76%) PaaS
6 7 (2.06%) Office 365
7 3 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.59%) G Suite
8 2 (0.59%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (10.88%) DNS
2 31 (9.12%) Firewall
3 18 (5.29%) DHCP
3 18 (5.29%) SSL
4 15 (4.41%) SAN
5 14 (4.12%) TCP/IP
6 11 (3.24%) iSCSI
7 10 (2.94%) VPN
8 9 (2.65%) LDAP
8 9 (2.65%) NAS
9 8 (2.35%) LAN
9 8 (2.35%) WAN
10 7 (2.06%) SSH
10 7 (2.06%) Telnet
11 6 (1.76%) HTTP
11 6 (1.76%) PuTTY
11 6 (1.76%) SecureCRT
12 5 (1.47%) MPLS
12 5 (1.47%) Telepresence
12 5 (1.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (14.41%) SQL Server
2 30 (8.82%) MySQL
3 24 (7.06%) DB2
4 9 (2.65%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (2.06%) Big Data
6 6 (1.76%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.18%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.59%) Power BI
9 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.29%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.29%) MS Access
10 1 (0.29%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.47%) Subversion
2 4 (1.18%) JIRA
3 3 (0.88%) Ant
3 3 (0.88%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.88%) Hudson
3 3 (0.88%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.88%) Maven
3 3 (0.88%) MSBuild
3 3 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.88%) TeamCity
3 3 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.59%) ClearQuest
General
1 97 (28.53%) Finance
2 45 (13.24%) Publishing
3 32 (9.41%) Retail
4 29 (8.53%) Banking
5 20 (5.88%) Law
6 12 (3.53%) Games
7 8 (2.35%) Marketing
8 7 (2.06%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.18%) Back Office
10 3 (0.88%) Billing
10 3 (0.88%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.59%) Legal
12 1 (0.29%) Advertising
12 1 (0.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 46 (13.53%) Administrator
2 43 (12.65%) Analyst
3 39 (11.47%) Service Manager
4 25 (7.35%) Technical Specialist
5 24 (7.06%) Architect
5 24 (7.06%) Change Manager
6 23 (6.76%) Developer
6 23 (6.76%) Solutions Architect
7 21 (6.18%) Configuration Analyst
8 18 (5.29%) Support Engineer
9 17 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
9 17 (5.00%) Configuration Manager
9 17 (5.00%) IT Manager
9 17 (5.00%) Remedy Administrator
10 13 (3.82%) ServiceNow Developer
11 12 (3.53%) ITIL Manager
11 12 (3.53%) Support Technician
12 11 (3.24%) Consultant
12 11 (3.24%) Finance Manager
13 10 (2.94%) Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.41%) CSS
2 14 (4.12%) Ajax
2 14 (4.12%) HTML
2 14 (4.12%) Web Services
2 14 (4.12%) XML
3 8 (2.35%) SOAP
3 8 (2.35%) XHTML
4 5 (1.47%) Middleware
5 4 (1.18%) .NET
5 4 (1.18%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.88%) Hibernate
6 3 (0.88%) Spring
7 2 (0.59%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (0.59%) REST
8 1 (0.29%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.29%) Flash
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 80 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 57 (16.76%) Management Information System
3 50 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 14 (4.12%) Public Cloud
6 11 (3.24%) Virtual Team
7 8 (2.35%) User Experience
8 7 (2.06%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.47%) Enterprise Cloud
9 5 (1.47%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.18%) Replication
11 3 (0.88%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.59%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (0.59%) PMI
13 1 (0.29%) CLARiiON
13 1 (0.29%) Clustering
13 1 (0.29%) Driving Licence
13 1 (0.29%) EMC VNX
13 1 (0.29%) Eurex
13 1 (0.29%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 87 (25.59%) Windows
2 57 (16.76%) Linux
3 46 (13.53%) Unix
4 28 (8.24%) Windows 7
5 25 (7.35%) Windows Server
6 22 (6.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (5.88%) CentOS
8 19 (5.59%) Windows 8
8 19 (5.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (4.12%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (1.76%) Solaris
12 4 (1.18%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.88%) Android
14 2 (0.59%) AIX
14 2 (0.59%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (66.18%) ITIL
2 173 (50.88%) Configuration Management
3 145 (42.65%) Service Management
4 107 (31.47%) ITSM
5 87 (25.59%) Service Delivery
6 82 (24.12%) Change Management
7 70 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
8 67 (19.71%) ITIL V3
9 64 (18.82%) IT Strategy
10 53 (15.59%) Line Management
11 52 (15.29%) Project Management
12 43 (12.65%) Asset Management
13 42 (12.35%) Presales
13 42 (12.35%) Problem Management
14 41 (12.06%) PRINCE2
15 35 (10.29%) Technical Architecture
16 34 (10.00%) Incident Management
17 30 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
18 27 (7.94%) IT Governance
19 26 (7.65%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 68 (20.00%) SQL
2 24 (7.06%) JavaScript
3 10 (2.94%) Perl
4 8 (2.35%) Python
5 6 (1.76%) C#
5 6 (1.76%) PowerShell
5 6 (1.76%) VB
6 4 (1.18%) Java
7 3 (0.88%) Delphi
7 3 (0.88%) PHP
7 3 (0.88%) PL/SQL
7 3 (0.88%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.59%) VBA
8 2 (0.59%) VBScript
9 1 (0.29%) AWK
9 1 (0.29%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.29%) sed
9 1 (0.29%) XPath
Qualifications
1 63 (18.53%) Degree
2 53 (15.59%) ITIL Certification
3 44 (12.94%) Security Cleared
4 32 (9.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 26 (7.65%) PMI Certification
5 26 (7.65%) SC Cleared
6 24 (7.06%) ISEB
6 24 (7.06%) PMP
7 16 (4.71%) LPIC
7 16 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (4.12%) BPSS Clearance
9 13 (3.82%) MCSE
10 12 (3.53%) MCSA
11 7 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (1.47%) MCP
13 4 (1.18%) CCNA
14 3 (0.88%) CCNP
15 2 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 2 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (13.53%) SLA
2 16 (4.71%) QA
3 14 (4.12%) Disclosure Scotland
4 9 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 4 (1.18%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.29%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 91 (26.76%) Active Directory
2 69 (20.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (7.06%) Virtual Machines
4 14 (4.12%) Firmware
5 11 (3.24%) Terminal Services
6 8 (2.35%) Terminal Server
7 4 (1.18%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.88%) Docker
9 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.59%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.59%) vSphere
9 2 (0.59%) XenApp
9 2 (0.59%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.29%) NFS
10 1 (0.29%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 45 (13.24%) SCCM
2 24 (7.06%) NetBackup
2 24 (7.06%) SCVMM
3 16 (4.71%) SCOM
4 15 (4.41%) ServiceCenter
5 14 (4.12%) Backup Exec
6 6 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (1.76%) Puppet
7 4 (1.18%) Ansible
7 4 (1.18%) TADDM
8 3 (0.88%) Salt
9 2 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.59%) WMI
10 1 (0.29%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.29%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.29%) BMC Performance Manager
10 1 (0.29%) Cisco Prime
10 1 (0.29%) Control-M
10 1 (0.29%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 120 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 74 (21.76%) VMware
3 68 (20.00%) ServiceNow
4 67 (19.71%) BMC
5 64 (18.82%) Citrix
6 61 (17.94%) Cisco
7 57 (16.76%) HP
8 48 (14.12%) IBM
9 37 (10.88%) Juniper
9 37 (10.88%) Remedy
10 36 (10.59%) Oracle
11 33 (9.71%) NetApp
12 27 (7.94%) CheckPoint
13 26 (7.65%) EMC
14 23 (6.76%) Red Hat
15 13 (3.82%) Snow
16 12 (3.53%) Computacenter
17 11 (3.24%) Dell
18 9 (2.65%) SAP
19 8 (2.35%) SolarWinds
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Milton Keynes
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Salary: £50000 per annum + Good benefits package
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South East London
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Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum
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Stockport
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
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London
Leidos
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: Bonus + Car
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