The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 64 60 77
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +17
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 9 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.33% 0.20% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 0.25% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
Average salary £55,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
593 398 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 87.46% 79.44% 72.23%
Number of salaries quoted 522 335 409
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Capacity Planning
North West

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Liverpool - 9 £55,000 -
Capacity Planning
North West

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
3 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (36.36%) Firewall
4 4 (36.36%) HP
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
5 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
5 3 (27.27%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (27.27%) PKI
5 3 (27.27%) SaaS
5 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
5 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) CRM
5 3 (27.27%) ERP
5 3 (27.27%) VoIP
5 3 (27.27%) Kerberos
5 3 (27.27%) NFS
5 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) SLA
5 3 (27.27%) IPsec
5 3 (27.27%) Finance

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) VoIP
2 3 (27.27%) Kerberos
2 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) IPsec
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Wintel Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) VMWare Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
4 1 (9.09%) DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) PKI
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 3 (27.27%) CRM
3 3 (27.27%) ERP
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
2 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
2 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
2 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (27.27%) NFS
2 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 2 (18.18%) vCloud
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) HP
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft