The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 83 75 99
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +24
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 17 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.51% 0.97% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 1.16% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 2
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £32,350 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £42,500 £49,700
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-0.55% +5.88%
Capacity Planning
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
902 773 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.89% 83.21% 76.48%
Number of salaries quoted 743 705 700
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,400 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Capacity Planning
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Capacity Planning Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Capacity Planning
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Capacity Planning Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Capacity Planning
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Planning within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable - 7 - -
Luton -5 6 £60,000 +41.17%
Bedford -16 3 £70,000 +86.66%
Capacity Planning
East of England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 21 (61.76%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (44.12%) Shell Script
2 15 (44.12%) Configuration Management
2 15 (44.12%) AWK
2 15 (44.12%) Oracle RMAN
2 15 (44.12%) Perl
2 15 (44.12%) Oracle
2 15 (44.12%) Solaris
2 15 (44.12%) Linux
2 15 (44.12%) UNIX
2 15 (44.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 15 (44.12%) RDBMS
2 15 (44.12%) Relational Database
2 15 (44.12%) Oracle Database
2 15 (44.12%) Korn
2 15 (44.12%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (44.12%) Oracle Database 11g
2 15 (44.12%) Data Guard
2 15 (44.12%) Bash Shell
3 14 (41.18%) C-shell
3 14 (41.18%) Oracle9i Database
3 14 (41.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (20.59%) ITIL
5 6 (17.65%) VMware
5 6 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (14.71%) Degree
6 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
6 5 (14.71%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (14.71%) iSeries

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) SAN
2 3 (8.82%) DMZ
3 2 (5.88%) DHCP
3 2 (5.88%) FTP
3 2 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) RDBMS
1 15 (44.12%) Relational Database
1 15 (44.12%) Oracle Database
1 15 (44.12%) Oracle Database 11g
2 14 (41.18%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (5.88%) Big Data
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Administrator
2 9 (26.47%) UNIX Administrator
3 6 (17.65%) Solaris Administrator
4 5 (14.71%) VMware Specialist
4 5 (14.71%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Technician
6 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Service Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Capacity Planning Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Service Design Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Enterprise Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Web Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Planning Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Service Planning Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
1 2 (5.88%) Web Services
1 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) iSeries
1 5 (14.71%) Client/Server
2 4 (11.76%) LPAR
3 3 (8.82%) e-Health
4 2 (5.88%) Web 2.0
4 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.88%) Open Source
5 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.94%) Replication
5 1 (2.94%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Solaris
1 15 (44.12%) Linux
1 15 (44.12%) UNIX
2 5 (14.71%) OS/400
3 3 (8.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (44.12%) Configuration Management
3 7 (20.59%) ITIL
4 5 (14.71%) High Availability
4 5 (14.71%) Capacity Management
5 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 4 (11.76%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (11.76%) Resource Management
6 3 (8.82%) Change Management
6 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.88%) SOA
7 2 (5.88%) Document Management
7 2 (5.88%) Service Management
7 2 (5.88%) Workflow
7 2 (5.88%) Project Management
7 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.88%) Coaching
7 2 (5.88%) People Management
7 2 (5.88%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) Shell Script
1 15 (44.12%) AWK
1 15 (44.12%) Perl
1 15 (44.12%) Korn
1 15 (44.12%) Bash Shell
2 14 (41.18%) C-shell
3 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
3 5 (14.71%) SQL
4 2 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (14.71%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (41.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (14.71%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (44.12%) Oracle RMAN
1 15 (44.12%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (14.71%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (14.71%) VMFS
3 5 (14.71%) vCloud
3 5 (14.71%) VMware ESX
4 3 (8.82%) VMware Server
4 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (44.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 15 (44.12%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Oracle
2 6 (17.65%) VMware
3 5 (14.71%) HP
3 5 (14.71%) EMC
3 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.71%) NetApp
4 3 (8.82%) CA
4 3 (8.82%) IBM
5 2 (5.88%) Akamai
6 1 (2.94%) Lumesse