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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 678 744 706
Rank change year-on-year +66 -38  
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 176 208 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% 0.49% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 104 128 164
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.29% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,700 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,750 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -17.64% -  

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 32788 42843 41687
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 38.39% 41.04% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 26420 34220 32936
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £27,530
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 29 March 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 29 March 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 +36 159 £42,750 -1.72% 26
London +82 72 £46,500 -7.00% 9
East of England +16 25 £43,000 +33.20% 3
South East +48 17 £37,500 -14.77% 5
Birmingham +18 17 £28,000 -46.15% 1
West Midlands +15 17 £28,000 -34.11% 1
Hertfordshire +14 13 £34,125 -28.15% 3
Hatfield +34 11 - - 3
South West +26 10 £50,000 +85.18% 4
North West -13 10 £21,500 -4.44% 2
Manchester -23 9 £21,250 -5.55% 2
South Wales +21 8 £24,000 -20.00% 1
Wales +11 8 £24,000 -20.00% 1
Essex +13 7 £43,000 +33.33%
Hampshire +13 7 £37,500 -15.73%
City of London +47 5 £51,250 -31.66% 1
Berkshire +38 5 £70,500 +76.25% 1
Yorkshire +29 5 £50,000 +11.11% 1
West Yorkshire +22 5 £50,000 +9.89%
Maidenhead 0 5 £70,500 +101.42%
Bristol -2 5 £51,250 - 3
Cheadle - 5 £21,000 -
Wiltshire +23 4 £46,250 +71.29%
Southampton +16 4 £37,500 -25.00%
Cambridgeshire +11 4 - -
Cardiff +5 4 £30,000 - 1
Peterborough - 4 - -
Colchester - 4 £43,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £38,870 -
Kent +18 2 £35,000 +7.69%

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 235 (66.95%) ITIL
2 147 (41.88%) Service Management
3 125 (35.61%) Configuration Management
4 119 (33.90%) Service Delivery
5 114 (32.48%) Data Centre
6 108 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 105 (29.91%) MS Excel
8 103 (29.34%) Microsoft
9 99 (28.21%) Finance
10 91 (25.93%) Citrix
10 91 (25.93%) SQL
10 91 (25.93%) ITIL V3
11 88 (25.07%) Line Management
12 87 (24.79%) ITSM
13 82 (23.36%) VMware
13 82 (23.36%) IT Strategy
14 79 (22.51%) BMC
14 79 (22.51%) VMware Infrastructure
15 77 (21.94%) Active Directory
16 74 (21.08%) Cisco
17 72 (20.51%) Presales
18 71 (20.23%) Degree
19 70 (19.94%) Publishing
20 69 (19.66%) Change Management
21 68 (19.37%) Windows
22 67 (19.09%) IBM
23 64 (18.23%) SQL Server
24 59 (16.81%) ServiceNow
25 58 (16.52%) Linux
25 58 (16.52%) HP

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 28 (7.98%) SharePoint
2 27 (7.69%) CMS
3 25 (7.12%) IIS
4 23 (6.55%) MS Exchange
5 11 (3.13%) Apache
6 10 (2.85%) WebLogic
7 9 (2.56%) Tomcat
8 7 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.57%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.57%) JBoss
11 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.28%) Confluence
11 1 (0.28%) nginx
11 1 (0.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 105 (29.91%) MS Excel
2 26 (7.41%) MS Office
3 13 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.85%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.28%) MS Project
5 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 41 (11.68%) Remedy ITSM
2 14 (3.99%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 47 (13.39%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (13.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
3 39 (11.11%) IaaS
4 38 (10.83%) PaaS
5 2 (0.57%) G Suite
6 1 (0.28%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.28%) Office 365
6 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (9.40%) DNS
1 33 (9.40%) Firewall
2 23 (6.55%) SSL
3 10 (2.85%) SAN
3 10 (2.85%) WAN
4 9 (2.56%) LDAP
5 7 (1.99%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.42%) DHCP
6 5 (1.42%) HTTP
6 5 (1.42%) LAN
6 5 (1.42%) VPN
7 4 (1.14%) NAS
7 4 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (1.14%) Wireless
8 3 (0.85%) BGP
8 3 (0.85%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (0.85%) DMZ
8 3 (0.85%) iSCSI
8 3 (0.85%) Telepresence
9 2 (0.57%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (18.23%) SQL Server
2 43 (12.25%) MySQL
3 39 (11.11%) DB2
4 11 (3.13%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.28%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (1.42%) Big Data
8 4 (1.14%) Power BI
9 3 (0.85%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (0.85%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (0.85%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.28%) Pentaho
11 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.57%) JIRA
1 2 (0.57%) Subversion
2 1 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.28%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
General
1 99 (28.21%) Finance
2 70 (19.94%) Publishing
3 50 (14.25%) Retail
4 12 (3.42%) Banking
5 10 (2.85%) Games
6 6 (1.71%) Law
7 4 (1.14%) Marketing
8 3 (0.85%) Advertising
9 2 (0.57%) Back Office
9 2 (0.57%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.28%) Billing
10 1 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Legal
10 1 (0.28%) Local Government
10 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (13.68%) Technical Specialist
2 41 (11.68%) Architect
3 40 (11.40%) Developer
4 36 (10.26%) Analyst
5 34 (9.69%) Solutions Architect
6 33 (9.40%) Administrator
7 21 (5.98%) Change Manager
7 21 (5.98%) Configuration Analyst
8 18 (5.13%) Configuration Manager
8 18 (5.13%) Service Manager
8 18 (5.13%) ServiceNow Developer
9 16 (4.56%) IT Manager
10 15 (4.27%) Citrix Specialist
10 15 (4.27%) Citrix Technical Specialist
10 15 (4.27%) Data Centre Specialist
10 15 (4.27%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 15 (4.27%) Support Technician
11 12 (3.42%) 2nd Line Support
11 12 (3.42%) Problem Manager
11 12 (3.42%) Remedy Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (6.55%) CSS
2 21 (5.98%) Ajax
3 20 (5.70%) HTML
3 20 (5.70%) XML
4 15 (4.27%) Web Services
5 13 (3.70%) XHTML
6 10 (2.85%) AngularJS
7 9 (2.56%) Middleware
8 7 (1.99%) Apache Camel
8 7 (1.99%) jQuery
8 7 (1.99%) SOAP
9 2 (0.57%) FIX Protocol
9 2 (0.57%) Node.js
9 2 (0.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (0.28%) .NET
10 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.28%) LAMP
10 1 (0.28%) LEMP Stack
10 1 (0.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 114 (32.48%) Data Centre
2 48 (13.68%) Computer Science
3 39 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (9.40%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.56%) User Experience
6 8 (2.28%) Enterprise Cloud
7 7 (1.99%) Public Cloud
8 6 (1.71%) Hybrid Cloud
8 6 (1.71%) Wiki
9 3 (0.85%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.85%) Clustering
9 3 (0.85%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.85%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.85%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.57%) Eurex
10 2 (0.57%) HP Storage
10 2 (0.57%) PMI
11 1 (0.28%) Life Science
11 1 (0.28%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.28%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 68 (19.37%) Windows
2 58 (16.52%) Linux
3 27 (7.69%) Unix
4 20 (5.70%) Windows 7
4 20 (5.70%) Windows Server
5 15 (4.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (3.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (3.70%) CentOS
8 11 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (2.28%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.85%) AIX
11 2 (0.57%) Android
11 2 (0.57%) HPUX
11 2 (0.57%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.28%) Solaris
12 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (66.95%) ITIL
2 147 (41.88%) Service Management
3 125 (35.61%) Configuration Management
4 119 (33.90%) Service Delivery
5 108 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
6 91 (25.93%) ITIL V3
7 88 (25.07%) Line Management
8 87 (24.79%) ITSM
9 82 (23.36%) IT Strategy
10 72 (20.51%) Presales
11 69 (19.66%) Change Management
12 58 (16.52%) Project Management
13 54 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
14 52 (14.81%) PRINCE2
15 50 (14.25%) Asset Management
16 43 (12.25%) Gantt Chart
16 43 (12.25%) Requirements Analysis
16 43 (12.25%) Software Engineering
17 41 (11.68%) Problem Management
18 40 (11.40%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 91 (25.93%) SQL
2 38 (10.83%) JavaScript
3 11 (3.13%) Perl
3 11 (3.13%) Python
4 8 (2.28%) PowerShell
4 8 (2.28%) Shell Script
5 4 (1.14%) Java
5 4 (1.14%) VBA
6 3 (0.85%) VB
7 2 (0.57%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.57%) VBScript
8 1 (0.28%) AWK
8 1 (0.28%) C
8 1 (0.28%) Korn
8 1 (0.28%) PHP
8 1 (0.28%) Ruby
8 1 (0.28%) sed
Qualifications
1 71 (20.23%) Degree
2 50 (14.25%) Security Cleared
3 46 (13.11%) PMI Certification
4 44 (12.54%) PMP
5 39 (11.11%) ISEB
5 39 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
6 27 (7.69%) SC Cleared
7 23 (6.55%) LPIC
8 22 (6.27%) BPSS Clearance
9 9 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (1.99%) CCNA
10 7 (1.99%) MCSE
10 7 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (1.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (0.85%) MCP
12 3 (0.85%) MCSA
13 2 (0.57%) CCIE
13 2 (0.57%) CCNP
13 2 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (12.25%) SLA
2 22 (6.27%) Disclosure Scotland
3 12 (3.42%) QA
4 4 (1.14%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.85%) COBIT
6 2 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.57%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.28%) ISO22301
System Software
1 79 (22.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 77 (21.94%) Active Directory
3 39 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
4 23 (6.55%) Firmware
5 13 (3.70%) Terminal Services
6 5 (1.42%) Terminal Server
7 3 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.57%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.57%) vSphere
8 2 (0.57%) XenApp
9 1 (0.28%) Docker
9 1 (0.28%) KVM
9 1 (0.28%) RHEV
9 1 (0.28%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 49 (13.96%) SCCM
2 39 (11.11%) SCVMM
3 30 (8.55%) NetBackup
3 30 (8.55%) SCOM
4 22 (6.27%) Backup Exec
5 6 (1.71%) ServiceCenter
6 4 (1.14%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (0.85%) Data Guard
7 3 (0.85%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 3 (0.85%) Nagios
7 3 (0.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.28%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.28%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.28%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.28%) Puppet
8 1 (0.28%) WMI
8 1 (0.28%) WSUS
8 1 (0.28%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 103 (29.34%) Microsoft
2 91 (25.93%) Citrix
3 82 (23.36%) VMware
4 79 (22.51%) BMC
5 74 (21.08%) Cisco
6 67 (19.09%) IBM
7 59 (16.81%) ServiceNow
8 58 (16.52%) HP
9 53 (15.10%) Oracle
10 51 (14.53%) Juniper
11 49 (13.96%) CheckPoint
12 47 (13.39%) NetApp
13 44 (12.54%) EMC
14 41 (11.68%) Remedy
15 24 (6.84%) Red Hat
16 17 (4.84%) Snow
17 14 (3.99%) Computacenter
18 8 (2.28%) Brocade
18 8 (2.28%) F5
18 8 (2.28%) Symantec
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Peopleworks
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Negotiable + KPI related bonus + Exc
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hatfield
Interquest - IQ Tech
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surbiton
Think IT Recruitment Limted
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £50000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 20% bonus + 10% pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Leidos
Posted: 8 days ago
Hatfield
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The Curve Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + 10%
Posted: 21 days ago
Sheffield
Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus!
Posted: 25 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Virgin Atlantic
Salary: Competitive plus benefits including 7 flights per year (tax payable)
Posted: 25 days ago