The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 20 47 45
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -2
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 31 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 9.37% 1.69% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.54% 2.04% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 27 0 7
Average salary £47,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
Capacity Planning
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
294 343 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 88.82% 83.05% 80.34%
Number of salaries quoted 252 249 252
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Capacity Planning
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Capacity Planning Salary Trend in Luton

Capacity Planning
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Luton region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Capacity Planning Salary Histogram in Luton

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 34 (80.95%) ITIL
2 24 (57.14%) Windows
3 23 (54.76%) Microsoft
4 21 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (40.48%) SAN
6 15 (35.71%) Degree
7 13 (30.95%) Office 365
7 13 (30.95%) Citrix
7 13 (30.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (30.95%) MS Excel
8 12 (28.57%) SharePoint
8 12 (28.57%) DHCP
9 11 (26.19%) MS Exchange
9 11 (26.19%) Active Directory
9 11 (26.19%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (26.19%) Infrastructure Management
9 11 (26.19%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (26.19%) Exchange Server 2013
10 10 (23.81%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (23.81%) SQL
11 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
11 9 (21.43%) DNS
11 9 (21.43%) VMware
11 9 (21.43%) Terminal Services
11 9 (21.43%) Migration
11 9 (21.43%) iSCSI
11 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (19.05%) SCCM

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 12 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 11 (26.19%) MS Exchange
2 11 (26.19%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (26.19%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (11.90%) Lync
5 3 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (30.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (30.95%) Office 365
3 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.76%) SaaS
4 2 (4.76%) PaaS
4 2 (4.76%) IaaS
5 1 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 17 (40.48%) SAN
2 12 (28.57%) DHCP
3 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 9 (21.43%) DNS
3 9 (21.43%) iSCSI
4 5 (11.90%) PBX
5 3 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (7.14%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (7.14%) Publishing
1 3 (7.14%) Retail
2 2 (4.76%) Back Office
3 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Capacity Planning Manager
1 14 (33.33%) Planning Manager
2 7 (16.67%) DBA
3 6 (14.29%) Administrator
3 6 (14.29%) Server Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) SQL DBA
4 4 (9.52%) Office 365 Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Service Manager
5 3 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Services Manager
6 2 (4.76%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.38%) IT Services Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Services Director
7 1 (2.38%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Clustering
2 5 (11.90%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) FMCG
4 1 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 24 (57.14%) Windows
2 21 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 21 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (11.90%) Windows XP
3 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (11.90%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Vista
4 2 (4.76%) Android
4 2 (4.76%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (80.95%) ITIL
2 11 (26.19%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (26.19%) Infrastructure Management
3 9 (21.43%) Migration
4 8 (19.05%) Service Delivery
5 7 (16.67%) Performance Management
5 7 (16.67%) High Availability
6 5 (11.90%) Statistical Analysis
6 5 (11.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (11.90%) Identity Management
6 5 (11.90%) Capacity Management
6 5 (11.90%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (11.90%) Coaching
7 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
7 4 (9.52%) BCP
7 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
7 4 (9.52%) Project Management
8 3 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
8 3 (7.14%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) SQL
2 3 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) Degree
2 13 (30.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (23.81%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (14.29%) MCSE
5 3 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (26.19%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.43%) Terminal Services
2 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) SCCM
2 5 (11.90%) Windows Intune
3 3 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (54.76%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.95%) Citrix
3 9 (21.43%) VMware
4 8 (19.05%) Cisco
5 7 (16.67%) Oracle
6 3 (7.14%) Mitel
6 3 (7.14%) Akamai