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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 94 62 98
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +36
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 2 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.21% 2.55% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 2.95% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 9
Average salary - £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
865 982 1094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 92.81% 86.22% 85.47%
Number of salaries quoted 702 729 1016
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
1 7 (87.50%) CCNP
1 7 (87.50%) CCDP
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
1 7 (87.50%) OSPF
1 7 (87.50%) BGP
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
1 7 (87.50%) BIG-IP
1 7 (87.50%) Load Balancing
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco IOS
1 7 (87.50%) F5
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Nexus
1 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
2 5 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (25.00%) CCSE
3 2 (25.00%) CCSA
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Altiris
4 1 (12.50%) ITSM
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) BGP
1 7 (87.50%) BIG-IP
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco IOS
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Nexus
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) OSPF
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Network Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) IP Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) ITSM
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
2 1 (12.50%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) CCDP
1 7 (87.50%) CCNP
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCSA
2 2 (25.00%) CCSE
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
1 7 (87.50%) F5
2 1 (12.50%) Altiris
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds