The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 56 64 71
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 9 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.50% 0.32% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 0.42% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 2
Average salary £57,500 £30,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+88.52% -46.95%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
475 478 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 79.30% 76.48% 71.34%
Number of salaries quoted 384 418 424
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
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 Merseyside

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

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Capacity Planning
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Capacity Planning Salary Trend in Merseyside

Capacity Planning
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Capacity Planning Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Capacity Planning
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Planning within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 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
Liverpool +12 8 £57,500 -
Capacity Planning
North West

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 23 (88.46%) VMware
1 23 (88.46%) VMware Infrastructure
1 23 (88.46%) PowerShell
2 22 (84.62%) HP
2 22 (84.62%) Performance Tuning
3 20 (76.92%) vCloud
3 20 (76.92%) VMware ESXi
3 20 (76.92%) SLA
3 20 (76.92%) SAN
3 20 (76.92%) VMware ESX
3 20 (76.92%) Change Management
4 18 (69.23%) NetApp
4 18 (69.23%) EMC
4 18 (69.23%) Client/Server
4 18 (69.23%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (69.23%) VMFS
5 17 (65.38%) Capacity Management
5 17 (65.38%) CA
5 17 (65.38%) e-Health
5 17 (65.38%) VMware Server
6 11 (42.31%) Degree
7 10 (38.46%) ITIL
8 7 (26.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (23.08%) Windows
9 6 (23.08%) DMZ
10 4 (15.38%) Firewall
10 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
11 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
11 3 (11.54%) DNS
11 3 (11.54%) VB.NET

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (3.85%) IIS
1 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 18 (69.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (76.92%) SAN
2 6 (23.08%) DMZ
3 4 (15.38%) Firewall
4 3 (11.54%) IPsec
4 3 (11.54%) DNS
4 3 (11.54%) Kerberos
5 1 (3.85%) SNMP
5 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.85%) ROLAP
1 1 (3.85%) SAP BI
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Data Services
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Consultant
1 11 (42.31%) VMware Consultant
2 8 (30.77%) Technical Specialist
3 7 (26.92%) VMware Specialist
4 5 (19.23%) Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Wintel Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) VMWare Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (69.23%) Client/Server
2 17 (65.38%) e-Health
3 3 (11.54%) PKI
4 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.85%) Firmware
5 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) CentOS
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.85%) HPUX
3 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (76.92%) Change Management
3 17 (65.38%) Capacity Management
4 10 (38.46%) ITIL
5 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.85%) ETL
5 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Information Security
5 1 (3.85%) Data Management
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.85%) Analytics
5 1 (3.85%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) PowerShell
2 3 (11.54%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Degree
2 7 (26.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (76.92%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (88.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (76.92%) VMware ESXi
2 20 (76.92%) vCloud
2 20 (76.92%) VMware ESX
3 18 (69.23%) VMFS
4 17 (65.38%) VMware Server
5 3 (11.54%) NFS
5 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
5 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (88.46%) VMware
2 22 (84.62%) HP
3 18 (69.23%) EMC
3 18 (69.23%) NetApp
4 17 (65.38%) CA
5 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.85%) SAP
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.85%) Teradata
6 1 (3.85%) Tableau