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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 71 87 91
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +4
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 16 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.70% 0.52% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 0.63% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 11
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £48,500 £47,500
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
767 800 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 81.51% 83.07% 80.99%
Number of salaries quoted 648 711 918
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,871 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +18 8 - -
Luton +11 2 £72,500 +38.09%
Capacity Planning
East of England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 17 (58.62%) VMware
1 17 (58.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (48.28%) Citrix
3 13 (44.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
4 8 (27.59%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
5 7 (24.14%) Windows
6 6 (20.69%) Solaris
6 6 (20.69%) Linux
6 6 (20.69%) Oracle9i Database
6 6 (20.69%) Perl
6 6 (20.69%) Oracle
6 6 (20.69%) UNIX
6 6 (20.69%) Shell Script
6 6 (20.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 6 (20.69%) RDBMS
6 6 (20.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (20.69%) AWK
6 6 (20.69%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database
6 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
6 6 (20.69%) Korn
6 6 (20.69%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (20.69%) Data Guard
6 6 (20.69%) C-shell
6 6 (20.69%) Bash Shell
7 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 3 (10.34%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) DHCP
1 3 (10.34%) FTP
1 3 (10.34%) DNS
2 2 (6.90%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle9i Database
1 6 (20.69%) RDBMS
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database
1 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
General
1 1 (3.45%) Publishing
1 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Analyst
1 13 (44.83%) Senior Analyst
1 13 (44.83%) Server Analyst
1 13 (44.83%) Senior Server Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Administrator
3 5 (17.24%) UNIX Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Server Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Web Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) VMware Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Solaris Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Server Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Web Services
2 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
2 2 (6.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.45%) Web 2.0
2 1 (3.45%) iSeries
2 1 (3.45%) LPAR
2 1 (3.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Solaris
2 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) UNIX
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
1 8 (27.59%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
3 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
5 3 (10.34%) ITIL
5 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.34%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (10.34%) Coaching
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) DevOps
7 1 (3.45%) Resource Management
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Data Architecture
7 1 (3.45%) Information Assurance
7 1 (3.45%) Security Architecture
7 1 (3.45%) High Availability
7 1 (3.45%) Workflow
7 1 (3.45%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) Shell Script
1 6 (20.69%) AWK
1 6 (20.69%) Korn
1 6 (20.69%) Perl
1 6 (20.69%) C-shell
1 6 (20.69%) Bash Shell
2 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.45%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) VCP4
2 2 (6.90%) CCA
2 2 (6.90%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.45%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (58.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (13.79%) VMware ESX
3 4 (13.79%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
5 2 (6.90%) XenApp
5 2 (6.90%) vSphere
5 2 (6.90%) VMFS
5 2 (6.90%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (20.69%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.45%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) VMware
2 14 (48.28%) Citrix
3 6 (20.69%) Oracle
4 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.34%) Akamai
6 2 (6.90%) NetApp
6 2 (6.90%) HP
6 2 (6.90%) EMC
6 2 (6.90%) IBM
7 1 (3.45%) Lumesse