The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 208 203 213
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 30 35 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.49% 0.52% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.63% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 19 28 22
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £34,250 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Capacity Planning
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5153 5567 5777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 84.57% 82.41% 79.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4115 4473 4870
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Capacity Planning
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Capacity Planning Salary Trend in the North West

Capacity Planning
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Capacity Planning Salary Histogram in the North West

Capacity Planning
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Planning within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Manchester +14 12 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Cheshire +3 11 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Merseyside +3 8 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Lancashire - 2 £31,000 - 1
Capacity Planning
England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 35 (64.81%) SQL Server
2 31 (57.41%) SQL
3 29 (53.70%) Clustering
4 27 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 26 (48.15%) Microsoft
6 25 (46.30%) T-SQL
7 22 (40.74%) Replication
7 22 (40.74%) SQL Server 2012
8 20 (37.04%) Oracle
9 19 (35.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 19 (35.19%) Disaster Recovery
10 18 (33.33%) Windows
10 18 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
11 17 (31.48%) Performance Tuning
11 17 (31.48%) ETL
12 15 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 14 (25.93%) Finance
14 13 (24.07%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (24.07%) Degree
15 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (20.37%) Business Continuity
16 10 (18.52%) SAN
16 10 (18.52%) OLAP
16 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
16 10 (18.52%) OLAP Cube
17 9 (16.67%) CRM
17 9 (16.67%) Service Management
18 8 (14.81%) Management Information System
18 8 (14.81%) Migration
18 8 (14.81%) UNIX

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 7 (12.96%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.41%) NetWeaver
2 4 (7.41%) Lync
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle 9iAS
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.85%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.85%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.26%) MS Project
3 4 (7.41%) MS Office
4 3 (5.56%) ProjectWise
4 3 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (9.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (5.56%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) SAN
2 5 (9.26%) NAS
2 5 (9.26%) LAN
2 5 (9.26%) WAN
2 5 (9.26%) TCP/IP
2 5 (9.26%) DNS
3 4 (7.41%) DHCP
4 2 (3.70%) MPLS
4 2 (3.70%) Wireless
4 2 (3.70%) Firewall
4 2 (3.70%) WLAN
5 1 (1.85%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.85%) VoIP
5 1 (1.85%) Broadband
5 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (64.81%) SQL Server
2 27 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (40.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (35.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (18.52%) OLAP
6 10 (18.52%) OLAP Cube
7 8 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (14.81%) MySQL
7 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (12.96%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (12.96%) Oracle Database
8 7 (12.96%) Oracle9i Database
8 7 (12.96%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (7.41%) DB2
10 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
11 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (3.70%) DTS
12 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.85%) ERwin
General
1 14 (25.93%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (62.96%) DBA
2 24 (44.44%) SQL DBA
3 15 (27.78%) Administrator
4 14 (25.93%) SQL Server DBA
5 4 (7.41%) Developer
5 4 (7.41%) SQL Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Development DBA
6 3 (5.56%) Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Network Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) SAP Basis Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (3.70%) UNIX Specialist
7 2 (3.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Data Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) SAP Manager
7 2 (3.70%) UNIX Technical Specialist
8 1 (1.85%) Voice Analyst
8 1 (1.85%) PMO Analyst
8 1 (1.85%) Head of Infrastructure
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) SAP Basis
2 3 (5.56%) WebCenter
3 2 (3.70%) Web Services
3 2 (3.70%) .NET
4 1 (1.85%) J2EE
4 1 (1.85%) XML
4 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 29 (53.70%) Clustering
2 22 (40.74%) Replication
3 8 (14.81%) Management Information System
4 5 (9.26%) NHS
5 4 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (5.56%) Life Science
6 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (3.70%) CLARiiON
7 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.70%) HP Superdome
8 1 (1.85%) Open Source
8 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.85%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.33%) Windows
2 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (14.81%) UNIX
5 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (7.41%) Solaris
6 4 (7.41%) Linux
7 2 (3.70%) AIX
7 2 (3.70%) HPUX
8 1 (1.85%) CentOS
8 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.85%) FreeBSD
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 17 (31.48%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (31.48%) ETL
4 11 (20.37%) Business Continuity
5 9 (16.67%) CRM
5 9 (16.67%) Service Management
6 8 (14.81%) Migration
7 7 (12.96%) Database Mirroring
7 7 (12.96%) ITIL
7 7 (12.96%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (12.96%) Project Management
8 5 (9.26%) Business Continuity Planning
8 5 (9.26%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (9.26%) Business Analysis
8 5 (9.26%) BCP
9 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (7.41%) Data Migration
9 4 (7.41%) Problem Management
10 3 (5.56%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 31 (57.41%) SQL
2 25 (46.30%) T-SQL
3 7 (12.96%) PL/SQL
4 4 (7.41%) Java
4 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.56%) C++
5 3 (5.56%) PHP
5 3 (5.56%) Prolog
6 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.70%) Python
6 2 (3.70%) Perl
6 2 (3.70%) VBScript
7 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (24.07%) Degree
2 6 (11.11%) OCP
2 6 (11.11%) Oracle Certification
2 6 (11.11%) MCTS
2 6 (11.11%) MCITP
3 2 (3.70%) CCNA
3 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.41%) SLA
3 2 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) VMware ESX
1 4 (7.41%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.70%) Samba
3 1 (1.85%) LiteSpeed
3 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.85%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) SCOM
2 3 (5.56%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.85%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.85%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 26 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 20 (37.04%) Oracle
3 6 (11.11%) VMware
4 4 (7.41%) SAP
4 4 (7.41%) Cisco
5 3 (5.56%) HP
5 3 (5.56%) EMC
5 3 (5.56%) Business Objects
5 3 (5.56%) CommVault
6 2 (3.70%) Remedy
7 1 (1.85%) Brocade
7 1 (1.85%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.85%) Citrix
7 1 (1.85%) IBM
7 1 (1.85%) NetApp
7 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
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