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 26 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
UK
3 months to
26 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 707 734 727
Rank change year-on-year +27 -7  
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 181 192 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.20% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 0.46% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 97 101 177
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -32.77% +5.88%  

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 36338 41348 43713
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 41.46% 42.07% 40.81%
Number of salaries quoted 28978 33685 34660
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 £30,000 £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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +56 172 £42,500 -15.00% 29
London +77 74 £47,500 -5.00% 8
North West -15 25 £24,750 +7.60% 3
West Midlands -8 22 £28,000 -60.00%
East of England +10 21 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Manchester -8 20 £23,000 - 2
Birmingham -22 19 £28,000 -60.00%
Hertfordshire +11 13 £19,500 -46.20% 3
Yorkshire +18 12 £22,500 -33.82% 4
Hatfield +18 11 - - 3
Stockport -7 10 £24,750 +10.00% 2
South East +32 9 £32,500 -31.57% 7
West Yorkshire +17 9 £39,500 +16.17% 2
Cheadle +5 8 £21,250 -7.60%
City of London +19 7 £47,500 -36.66% 1
Leeds +16 6 - - 2
South Wales +14 6 £28,250 -29.37%
Wales +4 6 £28,250 -29.37%
South West -16 6 £43,750 +62.03% 2
Cardiff +8 5 £32,500 -18.75%
Hampshire -1 5 £24,000 -49.47% 2
Buckinghamshire +8 3 £32,500 - 2
Essex -6 3 £43,000 +22.85%
Cheshire -27 3 £39,500 -
Poole - 3 £43,750 -
Dorset - 3 £43,750 - 1
Bedfordshire +19 2 £42,500 +88.88%
Wiltshire +3 2 £46,250 +71.29%
Milton Keynes -5 2 £32,500 - 2
Hitchin - 2 £19,500 -

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 230 (66.67%) ITIL
2 157 (45.51%) Configuration Management
3 149 (43.19%) Service Management
4 114 (33.04%) Microsoft
5 102 (29.57%) ITSM
6 101 (29.28%) Finance
7 97 (28.12%) Service Delivery
8 92 (26.67%) Data Centre
9 87 (25.22%) Active Directory
10 86 (24.93%) Continuous Improvement
11 82 (23.77%) Change Management
12 80 (23.19%) Windows
13 78 (22.61%) VMware
14 77 (22.32%) BMC
15 76 (22.03%) Citrix
15 76 (22.03%) SQL
15 76 (22.03%) ITIL V3
15 76 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
16 75 (21.74%) IT Strategy
17 72 (20.87%) Degree
18 69 (20.00%) ServiceNow
18 69 (20.00%) Cisco
19 68 (19.71%) Line Management
20 64 (18.55%) HP
21 62 (17.97%) Project Management
22 58 (16.81%) IBM
23 56 (16.23%) Linux
24 55 (15.94%) Publishing
24 55 (15.94%) Presales
25 54 (15.65%) 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 34 (9.86%) MS Exchange
2 33 (9.57%) SharePoint
3 24 (6.96%) IIS
4 23 (6.67%) CMS
5 13 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (2.03%) Apache
6 7 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.16%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.58%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.29%) JBoss
9 1 (0.29%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 43 (12.46%) Microsoft Office
2 34 (9.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (3.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 39 (11.30%) Remedy ITSM
2 21 (6.09%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 48 (13.91%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (10.43%) IaaS
4 33 (9.57%) Amazon EC2
5 32 (9.28%) PaaS
6 4 (1.16%) Office 365
7 2 (0.58%) G Suite
7 2 (0.58%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (9.57%) DNS
2 26 (7.54%) Firewall
3 18 (5.22%) SSL
4 12 (3.48%) DHCP
5 11 (3.19%) LDAP
5 11 (3.19%) SAN
5 11 (3.19%) TCP/IP
6 9 (2.61%) NAS
7 8 (2.32%) iSCSI
7 8 (2.32%) VPN
8 6 (1.74%) HTTP
8 6 (1.74%) LAN
8 6 (1.74%) WAN
9 5 (1.45%) Telepresence
10 4 (1.16%) SSH
10 4 (1.16%) Telnet
10 4 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (1.16%) Wireless
11 3 (0.87%) BGP
11 3 (0.87%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (15.65%) SQL Server
2 39 (11.30%) MySQL
3 33 (9.57%) DB2
4 9 (2.61%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (2.32%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.03%) Big Data
6 7 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.16%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.16%) Power BI
8 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.29%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.58%) JIRA
1 2 (0.58%) Subversion
2 1 (0.29%) Ant
2 1 (0.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.29%) Hudson
2 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.29%) Maven
2 1 (0.29%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 101 (29.28%) Finance
2 55 (15.94%) Publishing
3 41 (11.88%) Retail
4 24 (6.96%) Banking
5 14 (4.06%) Law
6 12 (3.48%) Games
7 9 (2.61%) Marketing
8 6 (1.74%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.16%) Back Office
10 2 (0.58%) Billing
10 2 (0.58%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Advertising
11 1 (0.29%) Legal
11 1 (0.29%) Local Government
11 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (11.88%) Analyst
2 40 (11.59%) Administrator
3 36 (10.43%) Service Manager
4 35 (10.14%) Architect
5 32 (9.28%) Solutions Architect
6 30 (8.70%) Technical Specialist
7 27 (7.83%) Developer
8 25 (7.25%) Change Manager
9 21 (6.09%) Configuration Analyst
10 17 (4.93%) 1st Line Support
10 17 (4.93%) Remedy Administrator
11 15 (4.35%) Configuration Manager
11 15 (4.35%) ServiceNow Developer
11 15 (4.35%) Support Engineer
12 14 (4.06%) IT Manager
12 14 (4.06%) ITIL Manager
13 12 (3.48%) Problem Manager
13 12 (3.48%) Support Technician
14 11 (3.19%) Finance Manager
15 10 (2.90%) Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.22%) Ajax
1 18 (5.22%) CSS
2 16 (4.64%) HTML
2 16 (4.64%) Web Services
2 16 (4.64%) XML
3 10 (2.90%) XHTML
4 7 (2.03%) SOAP
5 3 (0.87%) Middleware
6 2 (0.58%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.58%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (0.58%) Node.js
6 2 (0.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.29%) .NET
7 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.29%) Flash
7 1 (0.29%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.29%) REST
7 1 (0.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 92 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 52 (15.07%) Management Information System
3 44 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (12.17%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.19%) Public Cloud
6 10 (2.90%) Virtual Team
7 8 (2.32%) User Experience
8 7 (2.03%) Enterprise Cloud
8 7 (2.03%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.45%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.58%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.58%) Eurex
10 2 (0.58%) HP Storage
10 2 (0.58%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.58%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.58%) PMI
11 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.29%) IBM XIV
11 1 (0.29%) Life Science
11 1 (0.29%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 80 (23.19%) Windows
2 56 (16.23%) Linux
3 42 (12.17%) Unix
4 27 (7.83%) Windows 7
5 19 (5.51%) Windows Server
6 18 (5.22%) Windows 8
7 16 (4.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (4.06%) CentOS
8 14 (4.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (4.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.16%) Solaris
11 3 (0.87%) Android
11 3 (0.87%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.58%) AIX
12 2 (0.58%) HPUX
12 2 (0.58%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.58%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (66.67%) ITIL
2 157 (45.51%) Configuration Management
3 149 (43.19%) Service Management
4 102 (29.57%) ITSM
5 97 (28.12%) Service Delivery
6 86 (24.93%) Continuous Improvement
7 82 (23.77%) Change Management
8 76 (22.03%) ITIL V3
9 75 (21.74%) IT Strategy
10 68 (19.71%) Line Management
11 62 (17.97%) Project Management
12 55 (15.94%) Presales
13 49 (14.20%) Problem Management
14 47 (13.62%) Asset Management
15 46 (13.33%) PRINCE2
16 45 (13.04%) Technical Architecture
17 37 (10.72%) Incident Management
18 35 (10.14%) Customer Engagement
19 34 (9.86%) IT Governance
20 33 (9.57%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 76 (22.03%) SQL
2 27 (7.83%) JavaScript
3 10 (2.90%) Perl
4 9 (2.61%) Python
5 4 (1.16%) Java
5 4 (1.16%) VBA
6 3 (0.87%) PowerShell
6 3 (0.87%) VB
7 2 (0.58%) VBScript
8 1 (0.29%) AWK
8 1 (0.29%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.29%) C#
8 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.29%) sed
8 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.29%) XPath
Qualifications
1 72 (20.87%) Degree
2 49 (14.20%) ITIL Certification
3 47 (13.62%) Security Cleared
4 35 (10.14%) PMI Certification
5 33 (9.57%) ISEB
5 33 (9.57%) PMP
6 27 (7.83%) SC Cleared
7 18 (5.22%) LPIC
8 17 (4.93%) BPSS Clearance
9 13 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (3.48%) MCSE
11 7 (2.03%) MCSA
12 5 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (1.16%) MCP
14 2 (0.58%) CCIE
14 2 (0.58%) CCNA
14 2 (0.58%) CCNP
14 2 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (13.62%) SLA
2 17 (4.93%) Disclosure Scotland
3 15 (4.35%) QA
4 4 (1.16%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.29%) ISO 15288
6 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.29%) ISO22301
System Software
1 87 (25.22%) Active Directory
2 76 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (9.57%) Virtual Machines
4 18 (5.22%) Firmware
5 11 (3.19%) Terminal Services
6 8 (2.32%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.58%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.58%) vSphere
7 2 (0.58%) XenApp
7 2 (0.58%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.29%) Docker
8 1 (0.29%) NFS
8 1 (0.29%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 48 (13.91%) SCCM
2 33 (9.57%) SCVMM
3 27 (7.83%) NetBackup
4 19 (5.51%) SCOM
5 17 (4.93%) Backup Exec
6 12 (3.48%) ServiceCenter
7 4 (1.16%) HP Data Protector
7 4 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.16%) Puppet
7 4 (1.16%) TADDM
8 3 (0.87%) Ansible
8 3 (0.87%) Salt
9 2 (0.58%) Nagios
9 2 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.58%) WMI
10 1 (0.29%) Cisco Prime
10 1 (0.29%) Control-M
10 1 (0.29%) Dollar Universe
10 1 (0.29%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 114 (33.04%) Microsoft
2 78 (22.61%) VMware
3 77 (22.32%) BMC
4 76 (22.03%) Citrix
5 69 (20.00%) Cisco
5 69 (20.00%) ServiceNow
6 64 (18.55%) HP
7 58 (16.81%) IBM
8 44 (12.75%) Juniper
9 42 (12.17%) NetApp
9 42 (12.17%) Oracle
10 40 (11.59%) Remedy
11 38 (11.01%) EMC
12 37 (10.72%) CheckPoint
13 23 (6.67%) Red Hat
14 13 (3.77%) Snow
15 12 (3.48%) Computacenter
16 9 (2.61%) Dell
16 9 (2.61%) SAP
17 7 (2.03%) Symantec
North West London
Peopleworks
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Negotiable + KPI related bonus + Exc
Posted: 10 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Surrey
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits + Car Allowance
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + 20% bonus + 10% pension
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield
Interquest - IQ Tech
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Computacenter
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Leidos
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £50000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Head Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth
Fixed Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
York
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Leidos
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Kcom Group Plc
Posted: 21 days ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 22 days ago