The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 90 85 75
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 5 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.39% 0.61% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.77% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Average salary £42,500 £59,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.96% +7.27%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
Capacity Planning
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1004 914 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 78.93% 79.97% 74.18%
Number of salaries quoted 748 689 556
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 Essex

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

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Capacity Planning
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Capacity Planning Salary Trend in Essex

Capacity Planning
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Planning within the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +11 3 £42,500 -
Billericay - 2 - -
Capacity Planning
East of England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 7 (58.33%) SQL
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (25.00%) HP
4 3 (25.00%) Citrix
4 3 (25.00%) SAN
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (25.00%) Brocade
4 3 (25.00%) DNS
4 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Replication
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 2 (16.67%) Identity Management
5 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (16.67%) CMDB

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Lync
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) LDAP
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) VPN
3 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
4 1 (8.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) DBA
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 3 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 3 (25.00%) Senior DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Senior SQL Server DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Senior SQL DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Backup Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Storage Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Replication
2 2 (16.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
1 2 (16.67%) CCA
1 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (16.67%) VCP5
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Munin
1 2 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (16.67%) Nagios
1 2 (16.67%) Opsview
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) Brocade
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) 3PAR
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) CommVault
4 2 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (8.33%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (8.33%) Google