The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 118 107 122
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 33 27 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.33% 1.27% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 1.63% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 26 6 18
Average salary £57,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £36,250 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £61,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1966 1653 1954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 79.11% 77.46% 73.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1620 1241 1571
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £64,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Capacity Planning
East of England

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 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
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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
Watford -12 12 £57,500 -4.16%
Hemel Hempstead -2 10 £57,500 -8.00% 1
Rickmansworth - 4 £35,250 -
Welwyn Garden City +8 1 - -
St Albans -6 1 £40,000 - 1
Stevenage - 1 - -
Capacity Planning
East of England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 21 (39.62%) Disaster Recovery
2 20 (37.74%) Linux
3 19 (35.85%) SQL
4 17 (32.08%) Finance
4 17 (32.08%) Replication
5 15 (28.30%) Windows
5 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
6 14 (26.42%) Oracle
6 14 (26.42%) VMware
7 12 (22.64%) Clustering
7 12 (22.64%) Migration
7 12 (22.64%) ITIL
7 12 (22.64%) MS Excel
7 12 (22.64%) UNIX
8 11 (20.75%) Oracle Database
9 10 (18.87%) Shell Script
9 10 (18.87%) SharePoint
9 10 (18.87%) Solaris
10 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
10 9 (16.98%) SAN
11 8 (15.09%) T-SQL
11 8 (15.09%) Perl
11 8 (15.09%) Sun
11 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (15.09%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (15.09%) MCITP
11 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (13.21%) Performance Monitoring

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 10 (18.87%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.55%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.66%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (5.66%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.77%) Apache
4 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.89%) Tuxedo
5 1 (1.89%) IIS
5 1 (1.89%) iPlanet
5 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.89%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.89%) Jetty
5 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.89%) CMS
5 1 (1.89%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 12 (22.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.55%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.66%) MS Project
4 2 (3.77%) MS Office
5 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (5.66%) Google App Engine
1 3 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.66%) Google Compute Engine
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) SAN
2 7 (13.21%) NAS
3 5 (9.43%) WAN
3 5 (9.43%) VPN
4 4 (7.55%) LDAP
5 3 (5.66%) DNS
5 3 (5.66%) Internet
5 3 (5.66%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (3.77%) DMVPN
6 2 (3.77%) LAN
6 2 (3.77%) MPLS
6 2 (3.77%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (3.77%) Wireless
6 2 (3.77%) HTTP
7 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.89%) SSL
7 1 (1.89%) ATM
7 1 (1.89%) DHCP
7 1 (1.89%) BIG-IP
7 1 (1.89%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.75%) Oracle Database
2 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
3 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (13.21%) MySQL
4 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (13.21%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (11.32%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (5.66%) Big Data
6 3 (5.66%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.89%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) PowerBuilder
1 1 (1.89%) Maven
1 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (32.08%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Games
2 4 (7.55%) Retail
2 4 (7.55%) Marketing
3 3 (5.66%) Billing
3 3 (5.66%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) DBA
2 11 (20.75%) Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) SQL DBA
4 7 (13.21%) Administrator
4 7 (13.21%) Performance Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Capacity Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Consultant
6 5 (9.43%) Designer
7 4 (7.55%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Business Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Lead Business Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Operations Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Database Designer
8 3 (5.66%) MySQL DBA
9 2 (3.77%) Network Architect
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Designer
9 2 (3.77%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.77%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) Web Services
1 3 (5.66%) LAMP
2 2 (3.77%) J2EE
2 2 (3.77%) ServiceStack
3 1 (1.89%) .NET
3 1 (1.89%) SOAP
3 1 (1.89%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.89%) Middleware
3 1 (1.89%) Velocity
3 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (1.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.08%) Replication
2 12 (22.64%) Clustering
3 6 (11.32%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.55%) Open Source
5 3 (5.66%) Statistics
5 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.77%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.89%) EFT
7 1 (1.89%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.74%) Linux
2 15 (28.30%) Windows
3 12 (22.64%) UNIX
4 10 (18.87%) Solaris
5 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (22.64%) Migration
2 12 (22.64%) ITIL
3 8 (15.09%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (13.21%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (11.32%) Demand Forecasting
5 6 (11.32%) Performance Analysis
5 6 (11.32%) Business Continuity
6 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.43%) Performance Testing
7 4 (7.55%) Operations Management
7 4 (7.55%) Performance Management
7 4 (7.55%) Big Data Analytics
7 4 (7.55%) Analytics
8 3 (5.66%) Capacity Management
8 3 (5.66%) Data Security
9 2 (3.77%) Asset Management
9 2 (3.77%) Project Management
9 2 (3.77%) BCP
9 2 (3.77%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.85%) SQL
2 10 (18.87%) Shell Script
3 8 (15.09%) T-SQL
3 8 (15.09%) Perl
4 6 (11.32%) AWK
5 5 (9.43%) Korn
5 5 (9.43%) VBA
6 4 (7.55%) VB
7 3 (5.66%) Python
7 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.66%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.66%) Java
8 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.89%) C
9 1 (1.89%) C++
9 1 (1.89%) Jython
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (15.09%) MCITP
2 6 (11.32%) Degree
3 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.77%) CCDE
4 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.77%) CCNP
4 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.89%) MCSE
5 1 (1.89%) MCSA
5 1 (1.89%) MCTS
5 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.89%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) SLA
1 4 (7.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.66%) VMware ESX
3 3 (5.66%) Veritas File System
3 3 (5.66%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (5.66%) KVM
4 2 (3.77%) vSphere
4 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.89%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.89%) Samba
5 1 (1.89%) NFS
5 1 (1.89%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.77%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.77%) Puppet
2 2 (3.77%) SCOM
2 2 (3.77%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.89%) PureDisk
3 1 (1.89%) OpenView
3 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.89%) Ansible
3 1 (1.89%) Salt
3 1 (1.89%) SCCM
3 1 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.89%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
2 14 (26.42%) Oracle
2 14 (26.42%) VMware
3 8 (15.09%) Sun
4 6 (11.32%) Red Hat
5 5 (9.43%) NetApp
5 5 (9.43%) HP
5 5 (9.43%) Cisco
6 4 (7.55%) Veritas
6 4 (7.55%) Percona
6 4 (7.55%) Twitter
7 3 (5.66%) Google
7 3 (5.66%) WatchGuard
7 3 (5.66%) CommVault
7 3 (5.66%) IBM
8 2 (3.77%) Dell
8 2 (3.77%) Juniper
8 2 (3.77%) BEA
8 2 (3.77%) BMC
8 2 (3.77%) Riverbed
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
The F10 Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + call-out, overtime & bonus
Posted: 7 days ago