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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 92 81 52
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -29
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 8 14 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.78% 1.27% 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 1.67% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 25
Average salary £47,250 £56,000 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% -1.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £34,100 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
853 837 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.30% 76.16% 75.87%
Number of salaries quoted 720 717 550
Average salary £41,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.74% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,100 £60,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 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 29 August 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 -1 4 £47,250 -21.25%
Maidstone - 2 £34,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £50,000 -
Capacity Planning
South East

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 17 (73.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (69.57%) MS Excel
3 14 (60.87%) SQL
4 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
4 13 (56.52%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (52.17%) Windows
6 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
7 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
7 10 (43.48%) Clustering
7 10 (43.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
8 9 (39.13%) ITIL
9 8 (34.78%) ETL
9 8 (34.78%) LAN
9 8 (34.78%) WAN
9 8 (34.78%) MCSE
9 8 (34.78%) T-SQL
9 8 (34.78%) Cisco
9 8 (34.78%) Citrix
9 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (34.78%) CCNP
9 8 (34.78%) CCNA
9 8 (34.78%) CheckPoint
9 8 (34.78%) MPLS
9 8 (34.78%) OSPF
9 8 (34.78%) BGP
9 8 (34.78%) Change Management
9 8 (34.78%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (34.78%) Firewall

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 8 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.70%) Lync
3 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (69.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) LAN
1 8 (34.78%) WAN
1 8 (34.78%) MPLS
1 8 (34.78%) OSPF
1 8 (34.78%) BGP
1 8 (34.78%) Firewall
1 8 (34.78%) BIG-IP
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (8.70%) SAN
4 1 (4.35%) DHCP
4 1 (4.35%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 10 (43.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (30.43%) DTS
5 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (8.70%) SSDT
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (8.70%) MySQL
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (4.35%) BODI
7 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
1 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
2 1 (4.35%) Polish Language
2 1 (4.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Developer
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Developer
2 7 (30.43%) DBA
3 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (21.74%) Network Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) SQL DBA
3 5 (21.74%) Network Support
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Support Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Network Support
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) EJB
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
1 1 (4.35%) XML
1 1 (4.35%) XSLT
1 1 (4.35%) XML Schema
1 1 (4.35%) JAXB
1 1 (4.35%) JMX
1 1 (4.35%) JSF
1 1 (4.35%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Clustering
2 4 (17.39%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (39.13%) ITIL
3 8 (34.78%) ETL
3 8 (34.78%) Change Management
3 8 (34.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (26.09%) Migration
4 6 (26.09%) Problem Management
4 6 (26.09%) Release Management
5 4 (17.39%) Database Security
6 3 (13.04%) High Availability
7 1 (4.35%) Database Tuning
7 1 (4.35%) Operations Research
7 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.35%) B2B
7 1 (4.35%) Process Management
7 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.35%) UML
7 1 (4.35%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (34.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (34.78%) MCSE
2 8 (34.78%) CCNP
2 8 (34.78%) CCNA
2 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (30.43%) MCSA
4 1 (4.35%) MCDBA
4 1 (4.35%) MCITP
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 8 (34.78%) XenApp
2 8 (34.78%) XenDesktop
2 8 (34.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) Foglight
1 8 (34.78%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (21.74%) Backup Exec
2 5 (21.74%) SCCM
2 5 (21.74%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) Citrix
2 8 (34.78%) CheckPoint
2 8 (34.78%) VMware
2 8 (34.78%) Cisco
2 8 (34.78%) SolarWinds
2 8 (34.78%) F5
3 6 (26.09%) Red Gate
4 5 (21.74%) Veeam
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle
6 1 (4.35%) Business Objects
6 1 (4.35%) Cognos
6 1 (4.35%) Sun
6 1 (4.35%) Mercator
6 1 (4.35%) Informatica
6 1 (4.35%) Kronos
6 1 (4.35%) Jaspersoft