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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 90 90 47
Rank change year-on-year
0 -43
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 15 15 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.41% 1.34% 4.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 1.58% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 26
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
896 949 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 84.37% 84.96% 70.25%
Number of salaries quoted 796 812 445
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,598 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 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
Folkestone -3 4 £37,500 -4.45%
West Malling - 1 £70,000 -
Capacity Planning
South East

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
2 14 (82.35%) SQL
2 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 14 (82.35%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (82.35%) Performance Monitoring
2 14 (82.35%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (70.59%) Windows
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 3 (17.65%) Firewall
4 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
5 2 (11.76%) MPLS
5 2 (11.76%) OSPF
5 2 (11.76%) BGP
5 2 (11.76%) Citrix
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (11.76%) Foglight
5 2 (11.76%) Finance
5 2 (11.76%) VMware
5 2 (11.76%) CCNP
5 2 (11.76%) CCNA
5 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) MCSE
5 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
5 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
5 2 (11.76%) LAN
5 2 (11.76%) WAN
5 2 (11.76%) BIG-IP
5 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) MPLS
2 2 (11.76%) OSPF
2 2 (11.76%) BGP
2 2 (11.76%) LAN
2 2 (11.76%) WAN
2 2 (11.76%) BIG-IP
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) DBA
1 14 (82.35%) Administrator
1 14 (82.35%) SQL DBA
2 10 (58.82%) Senior DBA
2 10 (58.82%) Senior SQL Server DBA
2 10 (58.82%) Server Administrator
2 10 (58.82%) SQL Server DBA
2 10 (58.82%) Senior SQL DBA
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Platform Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 14 (82.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Performance Tuning
1 14 (82.35%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) OOP
3 1 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Perl
2 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.76%) CCNP
1 2 (11.76%) CCNA
1 2 (11.76%) MCSE
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) XenApp
2 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
2 2 (11.76%) vSphere
3 1 (5.88%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Foglight
1 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco
1 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
2 2 (11.76%) Citrix
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
2 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
2 2 (11.76%) F5