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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 101 87 78
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -9
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 8 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.51% 1.29% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 1.53% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 6
Average salary - £30,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -58.62%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
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
1391 1243 1028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 88.60% 84.27% 86.03%
Number of salaries quoted 880 829 641
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 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 8 (42.11%) Retail
2 7 (36.84%) Performance Management
2 7 (36.84%) Banking
2 7 (36.84%) N-Tier
2 7 (36.84%) Middleware
3 6 (31.58%) Oracle
3 6 (31.58%) Windows
3 6 (31.58%) Asset Management
4 5 (26.32%) Samba
4 5 (26.32%) Process Management
4 5 (26.32%) Solaris
4 5 (26.32%) NFS
4 5 (26.32%) Veritas
4 5 (26.32%) UNIX
4 5 (26.32%) Tivoli
4 5 (26.32%) IBM
4 5 (26.32%) Sun
4 5 (26.32%) BMC
4 5 (26.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (26.32%) Patch Management
5 4 (21.05%) Line Management
5 4 (21.05%) VMware
5 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (15.79%) Finance
6 3 (15.79%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (15.79%) Linux
6 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
7 2 (10.53%) Data Extraction
7 2 (10.53%) MCSE

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) SAS
1 1 (5.26%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.26%) PowerCenter
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 8 (42.11%) Retail
2 7 (36.84%) Banking
3 3 (15.79%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (15.79%) Finance
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) Support Specialist
2 5 (26.32%) Principal Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) UNIX Specialist
2 5 (26.32%) UNIX Support
2 5 (26.32%) Senior UNIX Specialist
2 5 (26.32%) Senior UNIX Support
3 3 (15.79%) Wintel Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Wintel Support
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Informatica Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) N-Tier
2 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.53%) Data Extraction
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Solaris
2 5 (26.32%) UNIX
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.79%) Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Performance Management
2 6 (31.58%) Asset Management
3 5 (26.32%) Process Management
3 5 (26.32%) Patch Management
4 4 (21.05%) Line Management
5 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) ETL
6 1 (5.26%) Migration
6 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
6 1 (5.26%) Fault Management
6 1 (5.26%) ETL Development
6 1 (5.26%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (5.26%) Change Control
6 1 (5.26%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (5.26%) Inmon Methodology
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
1 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) MCSE
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.53%) MCITP
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
1 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) NFS
1 5 (26.32%) Samba
1 5 (26.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) IBM
2 5 (26.32%) Sun
2 5 (26.32%) BMC
2 5 (26.32%) Veritas
3 4 (21.05%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco
5 1 (5.26%) Informatica
5 1 (5.26%) Teradata