The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 90 83 51
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -32
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 6 12 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.60% 1.12% 3.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 1.39% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 27
Average salary £47,250 £57,000 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.10% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £50,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
Capacity Planning
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
831 866 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.35% 80.93% 79.28%
Number of salaries quoted 687 745 552
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Chatham +3 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £50,000 -
Maidstone - 1 £34,500 -
Capacity Planning
South East

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 14 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 11 (68.75%) SQL
4 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
5 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
5 9 (56.25%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (50.00%) T-SQL
7 7 (43.75%) Windows
7 7 (43.75%) ETL
7 7 (43.75%) DTS
7 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
8 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
8 6 (37.50%) ITIL
8 6 (37.50%) Change Management
8 6 (37.50%) Migration
8 6 (37.50%) Release Management
8 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (37.50%) Red Gate
8 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (31.25%) F5
9 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (31.25%) vSphere
9 5 (31.25%) XenApp
9 5 (31.25%) XenDesktop
9 5 (31.25%) SolarWinds
9 5 (31.25%) SolarWinds Orion

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (12.50%) Lync
3 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (75.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) MPLS
1 5 (31.25%) OSPF
1 5 (31.25%) BGP
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
1 5 (31.25%) BIG-IP
1 5 (31.25%) LAN
1 5 (31.25%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (43.75%) DTS
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (12.50%) MySQL
5 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
6 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Developer
2 5 (31.25%) DBA
3 4 (25.00%) Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) SQL DBA
5 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (12.50%) Network Support
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Support
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (31.25%) Clustering
3 2 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (43.75%) ETL
3 6 (37.50%) ITIL
3 6 (37.50%) Change Management
3 6 (37.50%) Migration
3 6 (37.50%) Release Management
4 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
6 2 (12.50%) Database Security
7 1 (6.25%) Database Tuning
7 1 (6.25%) High Availability
7 1 (6.25%) Operations Research
7 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (6.25%) Process Management
7 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (31.25%) MCSE
2 5 (31.25%) CCNP
2 5 (31.25%) CCNA
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (25.00%) MCSA
4 1 (6.25%) MCDBA
4 1 (6.25%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) XenApp
2 5 (31.25%) XenDesktop
2 5 (31.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Foglight
1 5 (31.25%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 2 (12.50%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Red Gate
3 5 (31.25%) F5
3 5 (31.25%) SolarWinds
3 5 (31.25%) Citrix
3 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco
3 5 (31.25%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) Veeam
5 1 (6.25%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (6.25%) Kronos
5 1 (6.25%) Mercator