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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 125 128 128
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 28 20 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.21% 0.80% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 1.06% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 16
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,600 £52,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
1713 1882 2058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.93% 75.07% 79.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1373 1487 1687
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 1 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 1 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
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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
Welwyn Garden City -1 12 £52,500 - 1
Watford +15 8 - -
Hemel Hempstead -26 4 £45,250 -24.58%
Capacity Planning
East of England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 20 (41.67%) Linux
1 20 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (33.33%) Windows
2 16 (33.33%) SQL
3 13 (27.08%) Perl
3 13 (27.08%) ITIL
3 13 (27.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (27.08%) VMware
4 12 (25.00%) HP
4 12 (25.00%) Sun
5 11 (22.92%) SAN
5 11 (22.92%) IBM
5 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
5 11 (22.92%) UNIX
5 11 (22.92%) AIX
5 11 (22.92%) Internet
5 11 (22.92%) AWK
5 11 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (22.92%) Root Cause Analysis
6 10 (20.83%) Performance Testing
6 10 (20.83%) Oracle
6 10 (20.83%) Java
7 9 (18.75%) Solaris
7 9 (18.75%) Replication
7 9 (18.75%) NAS
8 8 (16.67%) Shell Script
8 8 (16.67%) Apache
8 8 (16.67%) J2EE
8 8 (16.67%) Cisco
9 7 (14.58%) HTTPS

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 8 (16.67%) Apache
2 7 (14.58%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (14.58%) Tomcat
2 7 (14.58%) JBoss
2 7 (14.58%) Drupal
2 7 (14.58%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Mimecast
1 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (4.17%) Google Compute Engine
2 2 (4.17%) Google App Engine
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.08%) SaaS
3 1 (2.08%) PaaS
3 1 (2.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.92%) SAN
1 11 (22.92%) Internet
2 9 (18.75%) NAS
3 7 (14.58%) HTTPS
3 7 (14.58%) HTTP
4 6 (12.50%) DNS
5 5 (10.42%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (8.33%) VLAN
6 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 4 (8.33%) LAN
6 4 (8.33%) WAN
7 3 (6.25%) VPN
7 3 (6.25%) Firewall
8 2 (4.17%) iSCSI
8 2 (4.17%) Network Security
8 2 (4.17%) DHCP
8 2 (4.17%) LDAP
9 1 (2.08%) FTP
9 1 (2.08%) NetScreen
9 1 (2.08%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) DB2
2 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.08%) MySQL
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.08%) Big Data
4 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) LoadRunner
1 7 (14.58%) JMeter
2 2 (4.17%) Firebug
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Marketing
2 4 (8.33%) Games
2 4 (8.33%) Billing
3 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.17%) Retail
5 1 (2.08%) Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (25.00%) Analyst
2 7 (14.58%) Performance Analyst
3 6 (12.50%) Change Manager
3 6 (12.50%) Business Change Manager
3 6 (12.50%) Business Manager
3 6 (12.50%) Programme Manager
4 5 (10.42%) Administrator
5 4 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Capacity Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Service Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Technical Services Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (6.25%) Programme Director
6 3 (6.25%) Consultant
6 3 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.25%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) VMware Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) VMware Specialist
7 2 (4.17%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.67%) J2EE
2 3 (6.25%) Web Services
3 2 (4.17%) LAMP
3 2 (4.17%) HTML
3 2 (4.17%) CSS
4 1 (2.08%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Replication
2 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.33%) Public Cloud
3 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.25%) Clustering
4 3 (6.25%) Open Source
5 1 (2.08%) Statistics
5 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.08%) Physics
5 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.08%) LPAR
5 1 (2.08%) DLPAR
5 1 (2.08%) HP Superdome
5 1 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 20 (41.67%) Linux
2 16 (33.33%) Windows
3 11 (22.92%) UNIX
3 11 (22.92%) AIX
4 9 (18.75%) Solaris
5 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.17%) HPUX
7 1 (2.08%) FreeBSD
7 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.08%) Debian
7 1 (2.08%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (27.08%) ITIL
2 13 (27.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (22.92%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (20.83%) Performance Testing
5 7 (14.58%) Migration
5 7 (14.58%) Automated Testing
5 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (14.58%) Test Planning
5 7 (14.58%) Coaching
6 6 (12.50%) People Management
6 6 (12.50%) Project Governance
6 6 (12.50%) Business Transformation
6 6 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (12.50%) Time Management
6 6 (12.50%) Business Continuity
6 6 (12.50%) Change Management
6 6 (12.50%) Project Management
7 4 (8.33%) Auto-Scaling
7 4 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (33.33%) SQL
2 13 (27.08%) Perl
3 11 (22.92%) AWK
4 10 (20.83%) Java
5 8 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 7 (14.58%) PHP
6 7 (14.58%) Python
7 5 (10.42%) VBA
8 4 (8.33%) Korn
8 4 (8.33%) C
9 2 (4.17%) VBScript
9 2 (4.17%) VB
10 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.08%) CCNP
4 1 (2.08%) CCNA
4 1 (2.08%) MCSE
4 1 (2.08%) JNCIA
4 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.25%) NFS
4 2 (4.17%) SRDF
4 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.17%) Samba
4 2 (4.17%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.17%) Firmware
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.08%) Sendmail
5 1 (2.08%) Veritas File System
5 1 (2.08%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (2.08%) PowerHA
5 1 (2.08%) vCloud
5 1 (2.08%) vSphere
5 1 (2.08%) KVM
5 1 (2.08%) GPFS
5 1 (2.08%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) SCCM
1 2 (4.17%) WSUS
2 1 (2.08%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) VMware
2 12 (25.00%) HP
2 12 (25.00%) Sun
3 11 (22.92%) IBM
3 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
4 10 (20.83%) Oracle
5 8 (16.67%) Cisco
6 6 (12.50%) NetApp
6 6 (12.50%) Veritas
6 6 (12.50%) Dell
7 4 (8.33%) WatchGuard
7 4 (8.33%) CommVault
8 3 (6.25%) Google
9 2 (4.17%) Brocade
9 2 (4.17%) EMC
9 2 (4.17%) Citrix
10 1 (2.08%) Juniper
10 1 (2.08%) 3Com
10 1 (2.08%) 3PAR