Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 299 230 302
Rank change year-on-year -69 +72 -8
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 26 113 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.99% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.69% 2.70% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 15
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £62,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.00% +56.25% -36.00%
10th Percentile £34,400 £25,875 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,750 £70,000 £51,300
England median annual salary £49,750 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -0.50% +17.65% -13.27%

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 3752 4184 3536
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 37.43% 36.54% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2973 3083 2826
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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
Birmingham -70 20 £47,500 -24.00%
Coventry - 6 £46,250 -
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England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for CMDB.

1 22 (84.62%) ITIL
2 15 (57.69%) VMware
2 15 (57.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (57.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (50.00%) Service Management
3 13 (50.00%) Project Management
4 12 (46.15%) Service Delivery
4 12 (46.15%) Data Centre
5 11 (42.31%) Presales
5 11 (42.31%) PRINCE2
5 11 (42.31%) Citrix
5 11 (42.31%) Line Management
5 11 (42.31%) ITIL V3
6 10 (38.46%) Publishing
6 10 (38.46%) IT Strategy
7 9 (34.62%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (34.62%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
7 9 (34.62%) Requirements Analysis
7 9 (34.62%) Degree
7 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
8 8 (30.77%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (30.77%) Business Development
8 8 (30.77%) Zachman Framework
8 8 (30.77%) TOGAF
8 8 (30.77%) PaaS
8 8 (30.77%) IT Governance
8 8 (30.77%) Customer Engagement
8 8 (30.77%) IaaS
8 8 (30.77%) Firewall

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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 2 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) CMS
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) IaaS
1 8 (30.77%) PaaS
2 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.54%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) Firewall
2 4 (15.38%) LDAP
3 2 (7.69%) DNS
3 2 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) MySQL
3 2 (7.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (38.46%) Publishing
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Architect
1 8 (30.77%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Security Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Security Solutions Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Configuration Manager
3 3 (11.54%) ServiceNow Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Asset and Configuration Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Head of Service Management
4 2 (7.69%) Information Security Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Lead Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Remedy Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Angular Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Change and Configuration Manager
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
1 4 (15.38%) CSS
1 4 (15.38%) HTML
1 4 (15.38%) REST
1 4 (15.38%) SOAP
1 4 (15.38%) Web Services
1 4 (15.38%) XML
2 3 (11.54%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Data Centre
2 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
3 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
1 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
1 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) ITIL
2 15 (57.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (50.00%) Project Management
3 13 (50.00%) Service Management
4 12 (46.15%) Service Delivery
5 11 (42.31%) ITIL V3
5 11 (42.31%) Line Management
5 11 (42.31%) Presales
5 11 (42.31%) PRINCE2
6 10 (38.46%) IT Strategy
7 9 (34.62%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (34.62%) Requirements Analysis
7 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
8 8 (30.77%) Business Development
8 8 (30.77%) CRM
8 8 (30.77%) Customer Engagement
8 8 (30.77%) IT Governance
8 8 (30.77%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (30.77%) TOGAF
8 8 (30.77%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) Java
2 3 (11.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Computer Science Degree
1 9 (34.62%) Degree
2 8 (30.77%) ISEB
2 8 (30.77%) PMI Certification
2 8 (30.77%) PMP
3 6 (23.08%) CEH
3 6 (23.08%) CISSP
3 6 (23.08%) CompTIA Security+
3 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 6 (23.08%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (7.69%) LPIC
5 1 (3.85%) MCP
5 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) GPG13
1 6 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (57.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 3 (11.54%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (7.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) SCOrch
2 3 (11.54%) SCCM
2 3 (11.54%) SCVMM
3 2 (7.69%) Backup Exec
3 2 (7.69%) NetBackup
3 2 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) VMware
2 11 (42.31%) Citrix
3 8 (30.77%) CheckPoint
3 8 (30.77%) EMC
3 8 (30.77%) NetApp
4 7 (26.92%) BMC
4 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
5 6 (23.08%) ServiceNow
6 4 (15.38%) IBM
6 4 (15.38%) Remedy
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco
7 2 (7.69%) HP
7 2 (7.69%) Juniper
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle
7 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.85%) JD Edwards