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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CMDB in permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH). Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CMDB over the 6 months to 21 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Configuration Management Database (CMDB)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 759 519 308
Rank change year-on-year -240 -211 +11
Permanent jobs citing CMDB 93 47 9
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.13% 0.15% 0.097%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.40% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 67 42 8
10th Percentile £37,200 £25,800 £44,125
25th Percentile £46,875 £36,535 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £52,500 £51,250
Median % change year-on-year +23.81% +2.44% -18.00%
75th Percentile £81,875 £60,178 £55,563
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £61,450
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% - -

CMDB is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32,086 11,729 3,536
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 44.94% 37.27% 37.99%
Number of salaries quoted 16,471 9,144 2,929
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £35,400
25th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £43,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +18.18% -4.35% -4.17%
75th Percentile £83,125 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £62,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.83% +4.55% +1.85%

CMDB
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing CMDB as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

CMDB trend for jobs with a WFH option

CMDB
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing CMDB.

CMDB salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

CMDB
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing CMDB over the 6 months to 21 May 2022.

CMDB salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, CMDB job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for CMDB.

1 51 (54.84%) ITIL
2 49 (52.69%) ITSM
3 44 (47.31%) ServiceNow
4 42 (45.16%) Service Management
5 35 (37.63%) Configuration Management
6 23 (24.73%) Asset Management
7 20 (21.51%) JavaScript
8 19 (20.43%) IT Asset Management
8 19 (20.43%) Social Skills
9 18 (19.35%) Web Services
9 18 (19.35%) Agile
9 18 (19.35%) Service Delivery
10 17 (18.28%) Finance
10 17 (18.28%) LDAP
10 17 (18.28%) BMC
10 17 (18.28%) Remedy
10 17 (18.28%) Remedy ITSM
10 17 (18.28%) Presales
11 16 (17.20%) HP
12 15 (16.13%) Management Information System
12 15 (16.13%) VPN
12 15 (16.13%) XML
12 15 (16.13%) Oracle
12 15 (16.13%) HTML
12 15 (16.13%) Degree
13 14 (15.05%) CSS
14 13 (13.98%) SOAP
14 13 (13.98%) SSL
14 13 (13.98%) SLA
14 13 (13.98%) Change Management

CMDB
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 6 (6.45%) CMS
2 5 (5.38%) Confluence
3 4 (4.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.15%) Apache
4 2 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.15%) IIS
4 2 (2.15%) nginx
4 2 (2.15%) SAS
4 2 (2.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (18.28%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (4.30%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (4.30%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (4.30%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (4.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (3.23%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 3 (3.23%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.98%) SaaS
2 12 (12.90%) AWS
2 12 (12.90%) Azure
3 8 (8.60%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (5.38%) Microsoft 365
5 4 (4.30%) IaaS
6 3 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (3.23%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.15%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (2.15%) GitHub
8 1 (1.08%) Azure Logic Apps
8 1 (1.08%) GCP
8 1 (1.08%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.13%) VPN
2 13 (13.98%) SSL
3 9 (9.68%) Firewall
4 8 (8.60%) LAN
4 8 (8.60%) WAN
4 8 (8.60%) WLAN
5 6 (6.45%) DHCP
5 6 (6.45%) DNS
6 5 (5.38%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (5.38%) Network Security
6 5 (5.38%) NGFW
6 5 (5.38%) SNMP
6 5 (5.38%) Wireshark
7 4 (4.30%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (4.30%) Wireless
8 3 (3.23%) ADSL
8 3 (3.23%) Ethernet
8 3 (3.23%) NGN
8 3 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (2.15%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.75%) Oracle Database
2 6 (6.45%) Amazon Aurora
2 6 (6.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 6 (6.45%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (6.45%) NoSQL
2 6 (6.45%) OLTP
2 6 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.30%) Amazon Redshift
3 4 (4.30%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (4.30%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (4.30%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.15%) InfluxDB
4 2 (2.15%) MySQL
4 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.08%) Big Data
5 1 (1.08%) Power BI
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (8.60%) JIRA
2 3 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.15%) Bitbucket Server
3 2 (2.15%) GitLab
3 2 (2.15%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.15%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (2.15%) Subversion
3 2 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.15%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (20.43%) Social Skills
2 17 (18.28%) Finance
3 6 (6.45%) Influencing Skills
4 5 (5.38%) Police
5 4 (4.30%) Law
5 4 (4.30%) Public Sector
6 3 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.23%) Billing
6 3 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.08%) Aviation
7 1 (1.08%) Documentation Skills
7 1 (1.08%) Marketing
7 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (17.20%) Consultant
2 13 (13.98%) ITSM Consultant
2 13 (13.98%) Senior Consultant
2 13 (13.98%) Senior ITSM Consultant
2 13 (13.98%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 13 (13.98%) Technical Consultant
3 12 (12.90%) Administrator
3 12 (12.90%) Analyst
4 11 (11.83%) Service Manager
5 10 (10.75%) DBA
5 10 (10.75%) Oracle DBA
6 8 (8.60%) Developer
7 6 (6.45%) Architect
7 6 (6.45%) Configuration Manager
7 6 (6.45%) ITIL Manager
7 6 (6.45%) ITIL Service Manager
7 6 (6.45%) Release Manager
8 5 (5.38%) Network Support
8 5 (5.38%) ServiceNow Developer
8 5 (5.38%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.35%) Web Services
2 17 (18.28%) LDAP
3 15 (16.13%) HTML
3 15 (16.13%) XML
4 14 (15.05%) CSS
5 13 (13.98%) Ajax
5 13 (13.98%) SOAP
6 9 (9.68%) Middleware
7 2 (2.15%) JSON
8 1 (1.08%) .NET
8 1 (1.08%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.08%) SAML
8 1 (1.08%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.13%) Management Information System
2 9 (9.68%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.23%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.15%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Licensing
5 1 (1.08%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.08%) Replication
5 1 (1.08%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.75%) Linux
2 9 (9.68%) Windows
3 4 (4.30%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.15%) Amazon Linux
4 2 (2.15%) CentOS
5 1 (1.08%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (54.84%) ITIL
2 49 (52.69%) ITSM
3 42 (45.16%) Service Management
4 35 (37.63%) Configuration Management
5 23 (24.73%) Asset Management
6 19 (20.43%) IT Asset Management
7 18 (19.35%) Agile
7 18 (19.35%) Service Delivery
8 17 (18.28%) Presales
9 13 (13.98%) Change Management
9 13 (13.98%) Customer Engagement
9 13 (13.98%) Customer Requirements
9 13 (13.98%) Information Security
9 13 (13.98%) ITIL V2
9 13 (13.98%) Technical Architecture
9 13 (13.98%) Thought Leadership
10 12 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (11.83%) CI/CD
12 10 (10.75%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.51%) JavaScript
2 9 (9.68%) Python
3 8 (8.60%) PowerShell
4 7 (7.53%) SQL
5 6 (6.45%) Bash
6 5 (5.38%) Java
7 4 (4.30%) C#
7 4 (4.30%) Perl
7 4 (4.30%) Ruby
7 4 (4.30%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.15%) C
8 2 (2.15%) Go
8 2 (2.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (16.13%) Degree
2 10 (10.75%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (5.38%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.30%) CCNP
4 4 (4.30%) MCSE
4 4 (4.30%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.23%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.15%) AWS Certification
6 2 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (2.15%) MCSA
6 2 (2.15%) RHCE
6 2 (2.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.08%) CCNA
7 1 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.98%) SLA
2 7 (7.53%) GxP
2 7 (7.53%) QA
3 3 (3.23%) GRC
4 2 (2.15%) PMO
5 1 (1.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (7.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.30%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (4.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.23%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (2.15%) Docker
4 2 (2.15%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (13.98%) HP UCMDB
2 8 (8.60%) Ansible
3 5 (5.38%) Stealthwatch
4 4 (4.30%) Data Guard
4 4 (4.30%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 4 (4.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (4.30%) Oracle Identity Management
5 3 (3.23%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (2.15%) Grafana
6 2 (2.15%) HAProxy
6 2 (2.15%) Kibana
6 2 (2.15%) Kubernetes
6 2 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.15%) Packer
6 2 (2.15%) Prometheus
6 2 (2.15%) Puppet
6 2 (2.15%) Terraform
7 1 (1.08%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 44 (47.31%) ServiceNow
2 17 (18.28%) BMC
2 17 (18.28%) Remedy
3 16 (17.20%) HP
4 15 (16.13%) Oracle
5 11 (11.83%) Microsoft
6 9 (9.68%) SolarWinds
7 8 (8.60%) Cisco
7 8 (8.60%) Palo Alto
8 7 (7.53%) PeopleSoft
8 7 (7.53%) VMware
9 3 (3.23%) CheckPoint
9 3 (3.23%) Juniper
9 3 (3.23%) SAP
9 3 (3.23%) Workday
10 2 (2.15%) Dynatrace
10 2 (2.15%) Google
10 2 (2.15%) NetApp
10 2 (2.15%) Snow
10 2 (2.15%) Splunk