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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 68 83 80
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 24 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.23% 1.55% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 1.83% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 19
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £52,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
887 873 901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 82.36% 84.76% 78.97%
Number of salaries quoted 675 795 798
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015. 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
Bedford +26 12 - -
Luton 0 6 £32,500 -38.09%
Capacity Planning
East of England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 22 (62.86%) VMware
1 22 (62.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (60.00%) Citrix
3 17 (48.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (40.00%) Incident Management
5 11 (31.43%) Windows
6 9 (25.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
7 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
7 8 (22.86%) DNS
7 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (20.00%) DHCP
8 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 7 (20.00%) ITIL
9 6 (17.14%) Service Delivery
9 6 (17.14%) Configuration Management
9 6 (17.14%) IIS
9 6 (17.14%) FTP
9 6 (17.14%) Web Services
9 6 (17.14%) SLA
9 6 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (17.14%) Network Load Balancing
9 6 (17.14%) Akamai
9 6 (17.14%) Coaching
10 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (14.29%) VCP4
10 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
10 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (11.43%) SCCM

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 6 (17.14%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) Lync
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.71%) SaaS
4 1 (2.86%) Office 365
4 1 (2.86%) IaaS
4 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) DNS
2 7 (20.00%) DHCP
3 6 (17.14%) FTP
4 1 (2.86%) SAN
4 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
1 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
1 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (2.86%) Big Data
General
1 4 (11.43%) Publishing
2 1 (2.86%) Legal
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Analyst
1 19 (54.29%) Server Analyst
1 19 (54.29%) Senior Server Analyst
1 19 (54.29%) Senior Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Server Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Administrator
3 3 (8.57%) Senior Server Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Web Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Service Manager
4 2 (5.71%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.86%) Technical Support
5 1 (2.86%) Architect
5 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (2.86%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Technical Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) Web Services
2 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) iSeries
1 2 (5.71%) LPAR
2 1 (2.86%) Web 2.0
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Open Source
2 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) UNIX
3 2 (5.71%) Solaris
3 2 (5.71%) Linux
3 2 (5.71%) OS/400
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000
4 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 9 (25.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 7 (20.00%) ITIL
4 6 (17.14%) Service Delivery
4 6 (17.14%) Configuration Management
4 6 (17.14%) Network Load Balancing
4 6 (17.14%) Coaching
5 4 (11.43%) DevOps
5 4 (11.43%) Project Management
6 2 (5.71%) Resource Management
6 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.71%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) High Availability
7 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.86%) Workflow
7 1 (2.86%) Document Management
7 1 (2.86%) SOA
7 1 (2.86%) Security Architecture
7 1 (2.86%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.57%) SQL
3 2 (5.71%) Korn
3 2 (5.71%) C-shell
3 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.71%) Perl
3 2 (5.71%) AWK
3 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (14.29%) VCP4
3 2 (5.71%) CCA
3 2 (5.71%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.86%) VCP5
4 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) SLA
2 2 (5.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (62.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (5.71%) XenApp
3 2 (5.71%) vSphere
3 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (5.71%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) SCCM
1 4 (11.43%) SCOM
2 2 (5.71%) Data Guard
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 22 (62.86%) VMware
2 21 (60.00%) Citrix
3 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
4 6 (17.14%) Akamai
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle
5 2 (5.71%) IBM
6 1 (2.86%) Symantec
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco
6 1 (2.86%) Lumesse
6 1 (2.86%) Proofpoint