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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 52 48 58
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 3 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.87% 0.59% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.70% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Average salary £60,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -2.59%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
Capacity Planning
Bedfordshire

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
277 287 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 80.76% 84.16% 75.60%
Number of salaries quoted 185 265 269
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £70,000
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 8 (57.14%) Perl
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
1 8 (57.14%) UNIX
1 8 (57.14%) Solaris
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 8 (57.14%) Shell Script
1 8 (57.14%) Configuration Management
1 8 (57.14%) AWK
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle RMAN
1 8 (57.14%) Korn
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle RAC
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (57.14%) Data Guard
1 8 (57.14%) Bash Shell
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database
1 8 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (50.00%) C-shell
2 7 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
5 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 2 (14.29%) SLA
5 2 (14.29%) Windows
5 2 (14.29%) IIS

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 2 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DHCP
1 2 (14.29%) FTP
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 7 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) UNIX Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) Solaris Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Web Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Planning Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Service Planning Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Service Design Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Enterprise Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
1 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Web 2.0
1 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) UNIX
1 8 (57.14%) Solaris
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Configuration Management
1 8 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) Coaching
3 2 (14.29%) People Management
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 2 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Data Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance
4 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) SOA
4 1 (7.14%) Workflow
4 1 (7.14%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Perl
1 8 (57.14%) Shell Script
1 8 (57.14%) AWK
1 8 (57.14%) Korn
1 8 (57.14%) Bash Shell
2 7 (50.00%) C-shell
3 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (7.14%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle RMAN
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 8 (57.14%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Akamai
4 1 (7.14%) Lumesse
4 1 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) IBM