Period
to 24 September 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CMDB over the 6 months to 24 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 229 250 297
Rank change year-on-year +21 +47 -67
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 34 54 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.45% 0.62% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.17% 1.63% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 25 2 9
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% +8.82% -39.29%
10th Percentile £32,753 £29,875 £25,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,625 £60,750
England median annual salary £48,450 £51,875 £45,500
% change year-on-year -6.60% +14.01% -9.00%

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 West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,897 3,315 3,645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 38.58% 38.03% 37.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2,136 2,343 2,908
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £24,775 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.90% +5.00% -

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Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing CMDB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for CMDB in the West Midlands

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Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for CMDB in the West Midlands

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Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CMDB in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 24 September 2019.

Salary histogram for CMDB in the West Midlands

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Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CMDB within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 September 2019. 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
Warwickshire 0 12 £50,000 - 2
Shropshire - 8 £52,500 -
Coventry +9 7 £34,023 -47.66%
Staffordshire - 3 £35,000 - 1
Birmingham -11 2 £56,250 +104.55% 2
Solihull - 1 £55,000 -
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England

For the 6 months to 24 September 2019, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 21 (61.76%) ITIL
2 20 (58.82%) Change Management
3 14 (41.18%) Configuration Management
4 12 (35.29%) ITSM
4 12 (35.29%) Asset Management
5 11 (32.35%) Remedy ITSM
5 11 (32.35%) ServiceNow
5 11 (32.35%) Service Management
5 11 (32.35%) Remedy
6 10 (29.41%) Finance
6 10 (29.41%) BMC
7 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (26.47%) Incident Management
8 8 (23.53%) Knowledge Management
8 8 (23.53%) Problem Management
9 7 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (20.59%) People Management
9 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
10 6 (17.65%) Project Management
10 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (17.65%) Coaching
10 6 (17.65%) Capacity Management
10 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (14.71%) User Experience
11 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
11 5 (14.71%) SOAP
11 5 (14.71%) Web Services
12 4 (11.76%) SAML
12 4 (11.76%) IBM
12 4 (11.76%) Management Information System

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (8.82%) CMS
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MSI
2 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
3 1 (2.94%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Configuration Manager
2 7 (20.59%) IT Manager
3 5 (14.71%) Applications Support
4 4 (11.76%) Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Applications Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Applications Support Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Technical Support
4 4 (11.76%) Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Asset and Configuration Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Change Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Change Management Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) ITIL Change Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Remedy Specialist
5 3 (8.82%) Service Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) Change Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Monitoring Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) SOAP
1 5 (14.71%) Web Services
2 4 (11.76%) SAML
3 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.94%) CSS
3 1 (2.94%) DHTML
3 1 (2.94%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) HTML5
3 1 (2.94%) jQuery
3 1 (2.94%) REST
3 1 (2.94%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) User Experience
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.82%) NHS
4 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.88%) Mainframe
4 2 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
1 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) ITIL
2 20 (58.82%) Change Management
3 14 (41.18%) Configuration Management
4 12 (35.29%) Asset Management
4 12 (35.29%) ITSM
5 11 (32.35%) Service Management
6 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (26.47%) Incident Management
7 8 (23.53%) Knowledge Management
7 8 (23.53%) Problem Management
8 7 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (20.59%) People Management
8 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
9 6 (17.65%) Capacity Management
9 6 (17.65%) Coaching
9 6 (17.65%) Project Management
9 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
11 4 (11.76%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) Java
1 2 (5.88%) Java 9
2 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 19770
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) SCCM
1 4 (11.76%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (5.88%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (5.88%) HP NNM
2 2 (5.88%) Netcool
2 2 (5.88%) Netcool/Proviso
2 2 (5.88%) TeMIP
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Remedy
1 11 (32.35%) ServiceNow
2 10 (29.41%) BMC
3 4 (11.76%) IBM
4 3 (8.82%) Citrix
5 2 (5.88%) AppDynamics
5 2 (5.88%) Dynatrace
5 2 (5.88%) EMC
5 2 (5.88%) HP
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle
5 2 (5.88%) Riverbed
5 2 (5.88%) SAP
5 2 (5.88%) Snow
5 2 (5.88%) SolarWinds
5 2 (5.88%) VMware