The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 41 60 35
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -25
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 9 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.03% 1.03% 3.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.64% 1.14% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 5
Average salary - £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Capacity Planning
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
247 350 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 83.16% 90.21% 85.28%
Number of salaries quoted 220 294 205
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Capacity Planning
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Bedford region.

Capacity Planning Salary Trend in Bedford

Capacity Planning
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Capacity Planning also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Capacity Planning.

1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (90.00%) Incident Management
2 9 (90.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp
3 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) EMC
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (10.00%) VMFS
3 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) vCloud
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Capacity Planning also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Capacity Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
1 8 (80.00%) Senior Analyst
1 8 (80.00%) Server Analyst
1 8 (80.00%) Senior Server Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) VMFS
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (10.00%) vCloud
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) EMC