The first table below looks at the demand for Capacity Planning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Kent region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 88 82 81
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 21 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.65% 0.83% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 1.12% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 1
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1027 894 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 80.93% 74.25% 71.77%
Number of salaries quoted 811 743 490
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,400 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,740 £50,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Capacity Planning
South East

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Capacity Planning
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Capacity Planning Salary Trend in Kent

Capacity Planning
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Capacity Planning Salary Histogram in Kent

Capacity Planning
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Planning within the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chatham - 7 £60,750 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 - -
West Malling - 1 £60,000 -
Folkestone - 1 £40,000 -
Maidstone - 1 £47,500 -
Capacity Planning
South East

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 24 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 23 (63.89%) Performance Tuning
3 19 (52.78%) SQL
3 19 (52.78%) Windows
4 15 (41.67%) MS Excel
5 14 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (36.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (33.33%) Clustering
7 12 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 12 (33.33%) ETL
8 11 (30.56%) T-SQL
9 10 (27.78%) Citrix
9 10 (27.78%) MS Exchange
9 10 (27.78%) Cisco
9 10 (27.78%) ITIL
9 10 (27.78%) VMware
9 10 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (27.78%) vSphere
9 10 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (25.00%) F5
10 9 (25.00%) XenApp
10 9 (25.00%) XenDesktop
10 9 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (25.00%) BIG-IP
10 9 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (25.00%) SolarWinds

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (27.78%) MS Exchange
1 10 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2007
1 10 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.78%) Apache
3 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (41.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) BIG-IP
1 9 (25.00%) Firewall
1 9 (25.00%) LAN
1 9 (25.00%) WAN
1 9 (25.00%) MPLS
1 9 (25.00%) OSPF
1 9 (25.00%) BGP
2 7 (19.44%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (16.67%) SAN
4 2 (5.56%) iSCSI
4 2 (5.56%) NAS
5 1 (2.78%) Wireless
5 1 (2.78%) DHCP
5 1 (2.78%) SNMP
5 1 (2.78%) DNS
5 1 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (36.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (25.00%) DTS
4 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (11.11%) SSDT
5 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (8.33%) BODI
6 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (8.33%) RDBMS
6 3 (8.33%) MySQL
6 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
6 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
3 1 (2.78%) Back Office
3 1 (2.78%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) DBA
1 11 (30.56%) Administrator
2 8 (22.22%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) SQL Developer
2 8 (22.22%) SQL DBA
2 8 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Senior Support Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Network Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Server Administrator
3 7 (19.44%) Network Support
3 7 (19.44%) SQL Server Developer
3 7 (19.44%) SQL Server DBA
3 7 (19.44%) Network Support Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Senior Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) Web Services
1 6 (16.67%) XML
1 6 (16.67%) XSLT
2 4 (11.11%) JMX
2 4 (11.11%) JAXB
2 4 (11.11%) EJB
2 4 (11.11%) XML Schema
2 4 (11.11%) JAX-WS
2 4 (11.11%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Clustering
2 6 (16.67%) Replication
3 5 (13.89%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Windows
2 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (16.67%) Solaris
5 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (33.33%) ETL
3 10 (27.78%) ITIL
4 9 (25.00%) Problem Management
5 8 (22.22%) Change Management
6 6 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (16.67%) UML
6 6 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
6 6 (16.67%) SOA
6 6 (16.67%) Migration
7 5 (13.89%) Load Balancing
7 5 (13.89%) Release Management
8 4 (11.11%) Database Security
8 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (8.33%) B2B
9 3 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (5.56%) High Availability
10 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
11 1 (2.78%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) SQL
2 11 (30.56%) T-SQL
3 6 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (25.00%) MCSE
2 9 (25.00%) CCNP
2 9 (25.00%) CCNA
2 9 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (19.44%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (27.78%) vSphere
3 9 (25.00%) XenApp
3 9 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.78%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) SolarWinds Orion
1 9 (25.00%) Foglight
2 7 (19.44%) Backup Exec
2 7 (19.44%) SCCM
2 7 (19.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Citrix
1 10 (27.78%) Cisco
1 10 (27.78%) VMware
2 9 (25.00%) F5
2 9 (25.00%) SolarWinds
2 9 (25.00%) Oracle
2 9 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (19.44%) Veeam
4 6 (16.67%) Sun
4 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (13.89%) Red Gate
6 3 (8.33%) Cognos
6 3 (8.33%) Business Objects
6 3 (8.33%) Informatica
6 3 (8.33%) Jaspersoft
7 2 (5.56%) Mercator
8 1 (2.78%) HP