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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 93 71 77
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +6
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 18 27 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.20% 1.90% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 2.32% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 5
Average salary £34,000 £72,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.10% +107.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £36,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £72,500 £39,000
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
1279 1164 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 85.27% 81.80% 80.59%
Number of salaries quoted 853 740 666
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,450
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 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 17 (48.57%) Finance
2 16 (45.71%) Windows
3 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 9 (25.71%) Degree
5 9 (25.71%) Change Control
5 9 (25.71%) Analytics
5 9 (25.71%) Windows 2000
5 9 (25.71%) HP
5 9 (25.71%) Migration
5 9 (25.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (22.86%) Performance Management
7 6 (17.14%) Banking
8 5 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (14.29%) Firewall
8 5 (14.29%) IPsec
8 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (14.29%) Business Continuity
8 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
8 5 (14.29%) Middleware
8 5 (14.29%) BCP
8 5 (14.29%) VPN
8 5 (14.29%) Cisco
8 5 (14.29%) Linux
8 5 (14.29%) CRM
8 5 (14.29%) N-Tier
8 5 (14.29%) Retail
8 5 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
8 5 (14.29%) TOGAF
8 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (5.71%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (8.57%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (8.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) VPN
1 5 (14.29%) Firewall
1 5 (14.29%) IPsec
1 5 (14.29%) VLAN
1 5 (14.29%) NAS
2 3 (8.57%) VoIP
3 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.86%) DHCP
4 1 (2.86%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.57%) Big Data
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 17 (48.57%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Banking
3 5 (14.29%) Retail
3 5 (14.29%) Retail Banking
4 3 (8.57%) Games
5 1 (2.86%) Legal
5 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Consultant
2 9 (25.71%) Wintel Consultant
3 6 (17.14%) Architect
4 5 (14.29%) Management Consultant
4 5 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (14.29%) Principal Consultant
4 5 (14.29%) Solutions Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) DBA
6 3 (8.57%) SQL DBA
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Product Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Product Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.86%) Commercial Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Software Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) IT Administrator
8 1 (2.86%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) Middleware
2 2 (5.71%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) .NET
3 1 (2.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) N-Tier
2 3 (8.57%) Augmented Reality
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Windows
2 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (25.71%) Windows 2000
4 5 (14.29%) CentOS
4 5 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 9 (25.71%) Analytics
2 9 (25.71%) Migration
2 9 (25.71%) Change Control
3 8 (22.86%) Performance Management
4 5 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
4 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
4 5 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 5 (14.29%) CRM
4 5 (14.29%) BCP
4 5 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (11.43%) Product Management
6 3 (8.57%) Programme Management
6 3 (8.57%) Use Case
6 3 (8.57%) ITIL
6 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) C#
3 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.86%) Java
4 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) MCSE
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Nagios
1 3 (8.57%) Cacti
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) HP
2 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 5 (14.29%) Cisco
2 5 (14.29%) Rackspace
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) VMware