The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 172 166 171
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 7 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.19% 0.55% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.66% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 5
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £56,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Capacity Planning
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3100 3321 3210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.23% 83.65% 79.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2574 2756 2748
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Capacity Planning
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Capacity Planning Salary Trend in Manchester

Capacity Planning
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Capacity Planning Salary Histogram in Manchester

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (18.75%) Network Management
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
4 3 (18.75%) Solaris
4 3 (18.75%) Linux
4 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
4 3 (18.75%) MySQL
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
4 3 (18.75%) ETL
4 3 (18.75%) Clustering
5 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
5 2 (12.50%) Replication
5 2 (12.50%) VMware
5 2 (12.50%) CLARiiON
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (12.50%) Brocade
5 2 (12.50%) DNS
5 2 (12.50%) VoIP

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (12.50%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (12.50%) Lync
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) VoIP
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
1 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
2 1 (6.25%) Broadband
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) MPLS
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
2 1 (6.25%) WLAN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) DBA
1 4 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 3 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Communications Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) SAN Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Voice Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Head of Infrastructure
4 1 (6.25%) Production Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Network Manager
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) Replication
2 2 (12.50%) CLARiiON
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
1 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) Solaris
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) FreeBSD
3 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
3 1 (6.25%) CentOS
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Project Management
1 4 (25.00%) Migration
1 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
2 3 (18.75%) Network Management
2 3 (18.75%) ETL
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) Change Control
3 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) Release Management
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Database Security
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) CCNA
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) PMP
3 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) HP
1 2 (12.50%) EMC
1 2 (12.50%) VMware
1 2 (12.50%) Brocade
2 1 (6.25%) Rackspace
2 1 (6.25%) Juniper
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat