The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 92 90 86
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 3 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.22% 0.96% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 1.16% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 4
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.65%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Capacity Planning
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1149 1125 957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.30% 83.46% 82.50%
Number of salaries quoted 745 738 616
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Capacity Planning
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Capacity Planning Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) Windows
3 8 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (35.00%) Banking
4 7 (35.00%) Migration
4 7 (35.00%) Change Control
4 7 (35.00%) HP
4 7 (35.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (35.00%) Windows 2000
5 6 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (30.00%) Retail
5 6 (30.00%) Zachman Framework
5 6 (30.00%) TOGAF
5 6 (30.00%) Retail Banking
5 6 (30.00%) Degree
6 2 (10.00%) CentOS
6 2 (10.00%) VLAN
6 2 (10.00%) Cacti
6 2 (10.00%) NAS
6 2 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (10.00%) Rackspace
6 2 (10.00%) Analytics
6 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (10.00%) Red Hat

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) VLAN
1 2 (10.00%) NAS
1 2 (10.00%) VoIP
1 2 (10.00%) VPN
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
1 2 (10.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Banking
3 6 (30.00%) Retail
3 6 (30.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Legal
4 1 (5.00%) Games
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Consultant
2 7 (35.00%) Wintel Consultant
3 6 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (30.00%) Architect
3 6 (30.00%) Management Consultant
3 6 (30.00%) Solutions Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Principal Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Commercial Manager
5 1 (5.00%) DBA
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.00%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (35.00%) Windows 2000
3 2 (10.00%) CentOS
3 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (35.00%) Migration
2 7 (35.00%) Change Control
3 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (30.00%) Zachman Framework
3 6 (30.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (10.00%) Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (10.00%) BCP
4 2 (10.00%) CRM
4 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Line Management
5 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
1 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Cacti
1 2 (10.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) HP
2 2 (10.00%) Rackspace
2 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco