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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 92 81 84
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 17 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.14% 1.34% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 1.59% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 4
Average salary £32,000 £72,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.86% +113.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £53,500 £29,150
10% offered a salary of more than £36,450 £72,500 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
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
1245 1071 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.39% 84.66% 81.30%
Number of salaries quoted 842 687 705
Average salary £41,500 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.70% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 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 19 September 2014, 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 (45.45%) Finance
2 12 (36.36%) Windows
3 11 (33.33%) Performance Management
4 9 (27.27%) Analytics
5 8 (24.24%) ITIL
6 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (21.21%) Degree
7 6 (18.18%) Test Scripting
7 6 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (15.15%) Middleware
8 5 (15.15%) Migration
8 5 (15.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (15.15%) Windows 2000
8 5 (15.15%) C#
8 5 (15.15%) SQL
8 5 (15.15%) CRM
8 5 (15.15%) N-Tier
8 5 (15.15%) HP
8 5 (15.15%) Change Control
8 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (12.12%) Rackspace
9 4 (12.12%) Business Continuity Planning
9 4 (12.12%) Business Continuity
9 4 (12.12%) Information Security
9 4 (12.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (12.12%) VLAN
9 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (12.12%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (12.12%) NAS

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (3.03%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (9.09%) SaaS
2 2 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) VPN
1 4 (12.12%) Firewall
1 4 (12.12%) IPsec
1 4 (12.12%) VLAN
1 4 (12.12%) NAS
2 3 (9.09%) VoIP
3 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.03%) DHCP
4 1 (3.03%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (9.09%) Big Data
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
General
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
2 3 (9.09%) Retail
2 3 (9.09%) Retail Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Games
4 1 (3.03%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Consultant
2 5 (15.15%) Principal Consultant
2 5 (15.15%) Wintel Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) SQL DBA
3 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) DBA
3 4 (12.12%) Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Management Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Technical Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Product Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Technical Product Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Solutions Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.03%) IT Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Services Manager
6 1 (3.03%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) Middleware
2 4 (12.12%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) .NET
3 1 (3.03%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) N-Tier
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.06%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (15.15%) Windows 2000
4 4 (12.12%) Linux
4 4 (12.12%) CentOS
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 9 (27.27%) Analytics
3 8 (24.24%) ITIL
4 6 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 5 (15.15%) Change Control
5 5 (15.15%) CRM
5 5 (15.15%) Migration
5 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.12%) Business Continuity
6 4 (12.12%) Information Security
6 4 (12.12%) BCP
6 4 (12.12%) Product Management
6 4 (12.12%) Resource Management
6 4 (12.12%) Business Continuity Planning
7 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (9.09%) Use Case
7 3 (9.09%) Time Management
7 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
7 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) C#
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.06%) Java
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) MCSE
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (12.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Nagios
1 2 (6.06%) Cacti
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) HP
2 4 (12.12%) Red Hat
2 4 (12.12%) Cisco
2 4 (12.12%) Rackspace
3 2 (6.06%) VMware
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) JBoss
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.03%) Intel
4 1 (3.03%) CA
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + excellent benefits
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