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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 47 56 70
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +14
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 10 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.20% 1.50% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.75% 1.85% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 1
Average salary £24,500 £57,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-57.39% +88.52%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
363 486 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 79.78% 80.87% 80.82%
Number of salaries quoted 279 390 430
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £57,000
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 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
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 28 August 2015. 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 +13 9 £24,500 -57.39%
Capacity Planning
North West

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 10 (52.63%) SAN
2 10 (52.63%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (52.63%) Data Centre
3 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) Oracle
3 9 (47.37%) MS Office
4 8 (42.11%) Replication
4 8 (42.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (36.84%) Clustering
5 7 (36.84%) Business Continuity
5 7 (36.84%) UNIX
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
6 6 (31.58%) DB2
6 6 (31.58%) SAP
6 6 (31.58%) CRM
6 6 (31.58%) SAP Basis
6 6 (31.58%) Migration
6 6 (31.58%) NetWeaver
6 6 (31.58%) NAS
7 5 (26.32%) Problem Management
7 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
7 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
7 5 (26.32%) Project Management
7 5 (26.32%) Finance
7 5 (26.32%) MS Visio
7 5 (26.32%) SLA

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 6 (31.58%) NetWeaver
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS Office
2 5 (26.32%) MS Project
2 5 (26.32%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) SAN
2 6 (31.58%) NAS
3 1 (5.26%) PABX
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) Wireless
3 1 (5.26%) Network Security
3 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) DHCP
3 1 (5.26%) VPN
3 1 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (31.58%) DB2
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (21.05%) Pentaho
3 4 (21.05%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) DBA
1 8 (42.11%) Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) MI Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) SAP Basis Manager
3 2 (10.53%) SAP Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Architecture Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Head of Infrastructure
4 1 (5.26%) Head of Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) SQL DBA
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) SAP Basis
2 4 (21.05%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Data Centre
2 8 (42.11%) Replication
3 7 (36.84%) Clustering
4 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
5 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (21.05%) Mainframe
6 1 (5.26%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) UNIX
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (42.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (36.84%) Business Continuity
4 6 (31.58%) Migration
4 6 (31.58%) CRM
5 5 (26.32%) Project Management
5 5 (26.32%) Problem Management
5 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
6 4 (21.05%) ITIL
6 4 (21.05%) WFM
6 4 (21.05%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (21.05%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (21.05%) Change Control
7 3 (15.79%) Service Management
7 3 (15.79%) Database Mirroring
8 1 (5.26%) Patch Management
8 1 (5.26%) Security Patching
8 1 (5.26%) Market Research
8 1 (5.26%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
2 4 (21.05%) VB
2 4 (21.05%) LINC
3 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) MCP
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.79%) OCP
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (15.79%) MCTS
2 3 (15.79%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) SRDF
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) WSUS
1 1 (5.26%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) Oracle
3 6 (31.58%) SAP
4 4 (21.05%) Unisys
4 4 (21.05%) EMC
5 1 (5.26%) Avaya
5 1 (5.26%) Juniper
5 1 (5.26%) VMware
5 1 (5.26%) HP