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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 96 93 57
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -36
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 2 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.20% 0.67% 2.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.82% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 15
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.28%
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
854 975 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.32% 82.07% 74.71%
Number of salaries quoted 728 855 506
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,475 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
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 24 October 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
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £50,000 -
Capacity Planning
South East

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) MS Excel
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
4 7 (63.64%) ETL
4 7 (63.64%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (54.55%) Data Structures
5 6 (54.55%) Red Gate
5 6 (54.55%) DTS
5 6 (54.55%) Release Management
5 6 (54.55%) Change Management
5 6 (54.55%) Migration
6 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
7 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
7 3 (27.27%) ITIL
7 3 (27.27%) Windows
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (27.27%) Finance
8 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (18.18%) Lync
8 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (18.18%) F5
8 2 (18.18%) MCSE
8 2 (18.18%) MCSA

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (18.18%) Lync
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (81.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) MPLS
1 2 (18.18%) OSPF
1 2 (18.18%) BGP
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) BIG-IP
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (54.55%) DTS
4 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (9.09%) MySQL
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Developer
2 3 (27.27%) DBA
3 2 (18.18%) Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) SQL DBA
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Database Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (54.55%) Data Structures
2 2 (18.18%) Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ETL
1 7 (63.64%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (54.55%) Migration
2 6 (54.55%) Change Management
2 6 (54.55%) Release Management
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (9.09%) Process Management
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Database Tuning
5 1 (9.09%) High Availability
5 1 (9.09%) Database Security
5 1 (9.09%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 2 (18.18%) MCSA
2 2 (18.18%) CCNP
2 2 (18.18%) CCNA
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) MCDBA
3 1 (9.09%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) XenApp
2 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
2 2 (18.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Foglight
1 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Red Gate
3 2 (18.18%) F5
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
4 1 (9.09%) Kronos
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle