The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 122 117 126
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 27 37 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.20% 1.45% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 1.86% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 13
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,400 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £70,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1710 1988 1973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 76.14% 77.87% 80.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1351 1596 1555
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Capacity Planning
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Capacity Planning Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Capacity Planning
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Capacity Planning Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Capacity Planning
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Planning within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
Welwyn Garden City -2 12 £52,500 -
Watford +3 5 £45,000 -21.73%
Hemel Hempstead -25 5 £40,000 -30.43% 1
Capacity Planning
East of England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 23 (46.00%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (38.00%) Linux
3 17 (34.00%) Windows
3 17 (34.00%) HP
4 16 (32.00%) SQL
4 16 (32.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (32.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 15 (30.00%) VMware
5 15 (30.00%) Perl
5 15 (30.00%) SAN
6 14 (28.00%) Oracle
6 14 (28.00%) AIX
7 13 (26.00%) UNIX
8 12 (24.00%) ITIL
8 12 (24.00%) Sun
8 12 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (24.00%) Data Centre
9 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
9 11 (22.00%) Solaris
9 11 (22.00%) Shell Script
10 10 (20.00%) Replication
10 10 (20.00%) AWK
10 10 (20.00%) Performance Testing
11 9 (18.00%) NAS
11 9 (18.00%) Performance Monitoring
11 9 (18.00%) Business Continuity
11 9 (18.00%) IBM
12 8 (16.00%) Cisco
12 8 (16.00%) Active Directory
12 8 (16.00%) NetApp

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 7 (14.00%) Apache
1 7 (14.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (14.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 7 (14.00%) JBoss
1 7 (14.00%) Drupal
1 7 (14.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Mimecast
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.00%) SAN
2 9 (18.00%) NAS
3 8 (16.00%) Internet
4 7 (14.00%) HTTP
4 7 (14.00%) HTTPS
5 5 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (8.00%) VLAN
6 4 (8.00%) LAN
6 4 (8.00%) WAN
7 3 (6.00%) Firewall
7 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
8 2 (4.00%) Network Security
8 2 (4.00%) iSCSI
8 2 (4.00%) DNS
8 2 (4.00%) DHCP
9 1 (2.00%) NetScreen
9 1 (2.00%) BGP
9 1 (2.00%) FTP
9 1 (2.00%) VPN
9 1 (2.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) DB2
2 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) OLAP
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.00%) Big Data
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) JMeter
1 7 (14.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (4.00%) Firebug
General
1 7 (14.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Retail
2 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Billing
3 1 (2.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Games
3 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (22.00%) Analyst
2 9 (18.00%) Administrator
3 7 (14.00%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (12.00%) Business Manager
4 6 (12.00%) Performance Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) Change Manager
4 6 (12.00%) Business Change Manager
4 6 (12.00%) Programme Manager
5 5 (10.00%) Service Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Technical Services Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Programme Director
6 4 (8.00%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (6.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.00%) Network Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) UNIX Administrator
7 3 (6.00%) Capacity Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) VMware Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) J2EE
2 2 (4.00%) HTML
2 2 (4.00%) CSS
3 1 (2.00%) LAMP
3 1 (2.00%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (20.00%) Replication
3 7 (14.00%) Clustering
4 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (10.00%) HP Superdome
5 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
7 1 (2.00%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.00%) Physics
7 1 (2.00%) Statistics
7 1 (2.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.00%) Linux
2 17 (34.00%) Windows
3 14 (28.00%) AIX
4 13 (26.00%) UNIX
5 11 (22.00%) Solaris
6 5 (10.00%) HPUX
7 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.00%) Debian
8 1 (2.00%) OpenBSD
8 1 (2.00%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.00%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (32.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (32.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 12 (24.00%) ITIL
4 10 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 9 (18.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 9 (18.00%) Business Continuity
6 8 (16.00%) Migration
7 7 (14.00%) Change Management
7 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (14.00%) Automated Testing
7 7 (14.00%) Test Planning
7 7 (14.00%) Coaching
8 6 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (12.00%) Time Management
8 6 (12.00%) High Availability
8 6 (12.00%) Project Governance
8 6 (12.00%) Business Transformation
8 6 (12.00%) People Management
8 6 (12.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.00%) SQL
2 15 (30.00%) Perl
3 11 (22.00%) Shell Script
4 10 (20.00%) AWK
5 8 (16.00%) Java
6 7 (14.00%) PHP
7 5 (10.00%) C
8 4 (8.00%) Python
9 3 (6.00%) VBA
9 3 (6.00%) Korn
10 2 (4.00%) VBScript
10 2 (4.00%) VB
11 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (6.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (6.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.00%) JNCIA
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.00%) CCNP
4 1 (2.00%) CCNA
4 1 (2.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (16.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (10.00%) Samba
4 3 (6.00%) NFS
4 3 (6.00%) Firmware
4 3 (6.00%) SRDF
4 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (4.00%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.00%) Sendmail
6 1 (2.00%) Veritas File System
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.00%) KVM
6 1 (2.00%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) SCCM
1 2 (4.00%) WSUS
2 1 (2.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 17 (34.00%) HP
2 15 (30.00%) VMware
3 14 (28.00%) Oracle
4 12 (24.00%) Sun
5 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (18.00%) IBM
7 8 (16.00%) Cisco
7 8 (16.00%) NetApp
8 5 (10.00%) Veritas
8 5 (10.00%) CommVault
8 5 (10.00%) Dell
8 5 (10.00%) WatchGuard
9 3 (6.00%) Brocade
10 2 (4.00%) 3PAR
10 2 (4.00%) EMC
10 2 (4.00%) Citrix
11 1 (2.00%) Google
11 1 (2.00%) 3Com
11 1 (2.00%) Juniper