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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 79 99 95
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -4
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 14 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.11% 0.22% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 0.25% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 10
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
1138 1180 1216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.53% 86.70% 86.18%
Number of salaries quoted 766 732 798
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Capacity Planning Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 30 (78.95%) Finance
2 17 (44.74%) Retail
2 17 (44.74%) Windows
2 17 (44.74%) Pharmaceutical
2 17 (44.74%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (44.74%) Line Management
2 17 (44.74%) Data Centre
2 17 (44.74%) Windows Server
3 16 (42.11%) Banking
4 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
5 13 (34.21%) Project Management
6 11 (28.95%) Migration
6 11 (28.95%) Root Cause Analysis
7 10 (26.32%) Change Control
8 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (23.68%) MCITP
8 9 (23.68%) VMware
8 9 (23.68%) Management Information System
8 9 (23.68%) Red Hat
8 9 (23.68%) Active Directory
8 9 (23.68%) Citrix
8 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (23.68%) Unix
8 9 (23.68%) MCSE
9 8 (21.05%) Windows 2000
9 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (21.05%) Asset Management
10 7 (18.42%) Informatica
10 7 (18.42%) PowerCenter
10 7 (18.42%) AIX

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) SAN
2 2 (5.26%) Firewall
2 2 (5.26%) SSL
3 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) PowerCenter
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (10.53%) DTS
3 4 (10.53%) GIS
3 4 (10.53%) RDBMS
3 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 7
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
General
1 30 (78.95%) Finance
2 17 (44.74%) Pharmaceutical
2 17 (44.74%) Retail
3 16 (42.11%) Banking
4 6 (15.79%) Marketing
5 5 (13.16%) Legal
6 3 (7.89%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (78.95%) Consultant
2 17 (44.74%) Wintel Consultant
3 9 (23.68%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (23.68%) Support Consultant
3 9 (23.68%) Wintel Support
4 8 (21.05%) Senior Consultant
5 7 (18.42%) AIX Consultant
5 7 (18.42%) Informatica Consultant
5 7 (18.42%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 7 (18.42%) Unix Consultant
6 6 (15.79%) Principal Consultant
6 6 (15.79%) Principal Technical Consultant
6 6 (15.79%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (13.16%) DBA
7 5 (13.16%) SQL DBA
8 2 (5.26%) Java Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking Project Manager
9 1 (2.63%) Network Infrastructure Manager
9 1 (2.63%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
9 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) Middleware
2 2 (5.26%) RAML
2 2 (5.26%) RESTful
2 2 (5.26%) SOAP
2 2 (5.26%) Swagger
2 2 (5.26%) Web Services
2 2 (5.26%) XML
2 2 (5.26%) XSLT
2 2 (5.26%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (44.74%) Data Centre
2 9 (23.68%) Management Information System
3 6 (15.79%) N-Tier
4 5 (13.16%) Replication
5 4 (10.53%) Clustering
6 1 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (44.74%) Windows
1 17 (44.74%) Windows Server
1 17 (44.74%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (23.68%) Unix
3 8 (21.05%) Windows 2000
3 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (18.42%) AIX
5 3 (7.89%) Windows NT
6 2 (5.26%) Linux
6 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Line Management
2 13 (34.21%) Project Management
3 11 (28.95%) Migration
3 11 (28.95%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (26.32%) Change Control
5 8 (21.05%) Asset Management
6 6 (15.79%) Performance Management
6 6 (15.79%) Presales
7 5 (13.16%) Change Management
7 5 (13.16%) Open Source
8 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (10.53%) High Availability
8 4 (10.53%) Problem Management
9 2 (5.26%) DevOps
9 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.63%) Data Modelling
10 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (2.63%) Information Management
10 1 (2.63%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) SQL
1 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
2 4 (10.53%) C
3 2 (5.26%) Java
3 2 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) MCITP
1 9 (23.68%) MCSE
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (23.68%) Active Directory
1 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.68%) Citrix
2 9 (23.68%) Red Hat
2 9 (23.68%) VMware
3 7 (18.42%) Informatica
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle
4 1 (2.63%) Twitter