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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 191 237 217
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -20
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 40 21 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.72% 0.30% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.35% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 28 18 25
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,450 £43,550 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
4812 6019 5619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.41% 85.66% 84.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3985 5083 4676
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 +41 27 £45,000 +28.57% 7
Cheshire +21 8 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Lancashire +18 5 £34,000 -26.08% 1
Capacity Planning
England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 47 (51.65%) SQL
2 45 (49.45%) Windows
3 44 (48.35%) SQL Server
4 42 (46.15%) High Availability
5 40 (43.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (43.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 36 (39.56%) Replication
6 36 (39.56%) T-SQL
7 35 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 29 (31.87%) Clustering
9 28 (30.77%) Microsoft
9 28 (30.77%) SAN
9 28 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 27 (29.67%) SQL Server 2005
11 24 (26.37%) Performance Tuning
11 24 (26.37%) Performance Monitoring
11 24 (26.37%) Windows Server 2003
12 21 (23.08%) SQL Server 2014
13 20 (21.98%) Finance
13 20 (21.98%) Windows Server 2012
14 19 (20.88%) Firewall
14 19 (20.88%) Active Directory
15 18 (19.78%) Cisco
15 18 (19.78%) SQL Server 2000
15 18 (19.78%) DTS
15 18 (19.78%) Performance Analysis
16 17 (18.68%) Analytical Skills
16 17 (18.68%) ETL Development
16 17 (18.68%) LiteSpeed
16 17 (18.68%) PowerShell

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 6 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (6.59%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.49%) WebLogic
3 4 (4.40%) Skype for Business
4 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.30%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (3.30%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.20%) NetWeaver
6 1 (1.10%) Apache
6 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.10%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (30.77%) SAN
2 19 (20.88%) Firewall
3 14 (15.38%) LAN
3 14 (15.38%) WAN
4 13 (14.29%) DNS
4 13 (14.29%) Wireless
5 11 (12.09%) MPLS
6 10 (10.99%) SSL
6 10 (10.99%) TCP/IP
7 9 (9.89%) VPN
8 8 (8.79%) DHCP
9 6 (6.59%) Cisco Wireless
9 6 (6.59%) VoIP
9 6 (6.59%) WLAN
10 5 (5.49%) IP Telephony
10 5 (5.49%) NAS
11 4 (4.40%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (4.40%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (4.40%) Cisco PIX
11 4 (4.40%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (48.35%) SQL Server
2 40 (43.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (29.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 21 (23.08%) SQL Server 2014
7 18 (19.78%) DTS
7 18 (19.78%) SQL Server 2000
8 14 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (10.99%) Oracle Database
9 10 (10.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (8.79%) Relational Database
11 7 (7.69%) OLAP
12 6 (6.59%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (6.59%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (4.40%) Oracle Database 12c
13 4 (4.40%) Oracle Exadata
14 3 (3.30%) MySQL
14 3 (3.30%) Oracle8/8i Database
14 3 (3.30%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.10%) ERwin
General
1 20 (21.98%) Finance
2 11 (12.09%) Retail
3 10 (10.99%) Law
3 10 (10.99%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (6.59%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.10%) Banking
6 1 (1.10%) Games
Job Titles
1 44 (48.35%) DBA
2 39 (42.86%) SQL DBA
3 23 (25.27%) Administrator
3 23 (25.27%) SQL Server DBA
4 16 (17.58%) Network Engineer
5 14 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (12.09%) Analyst
6 11 (12.09%) Support Engineer
7 10 (10.99%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (10.99%) Consultant
7 10 (10.99%) Support Consultant
7 10 (10.99%) Wintel Consultant
7 10 (10.99%) Wintel Support
8 8 (8.79%) Developer
8 8 (8.79%) Oracle DBA
8 8 (8.79%) Senior DBA
8 8 (8.79%) Senior SQL DBA
8 8 (8.79%) SQL Developer
8 8 (8.79%) SQL Server Developer
9 7 (7.69%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.59%) .NET
2 2 (2.20%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.20%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.10%) LAMP
3 1 (1.10%) MDX
3 1 (1.10%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (39.56%) Replication
2 29 (31.87%) Clustering
3 17 (18.68%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (16.48%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.40%) Symmetrix
5 4 (4.40%) Visualisation
6 3 (3.30%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (3.30%) IBM XIV
7 2 (2.20%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.20%) Life Science
8 1 (1.10%) CLARiiON
8 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 45 (49.45%) Windows
2 40 (43.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (26.37%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (21.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (8.79%) Linux
5 8 (8.79%) Windows Server
6 7 (7.69%) Unix
7 5 (5.49%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (4.40%) Solaris
9 3 (3.30%) AIX
10 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (46.15%) High Availability
2 24 (26.37%) Performance Monitoring
2 24 (26.37%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (19.78%) Performance Analysis
4 17 (18.68%) ETL
4 17 (18.68%) ETL Development
5 12 (13.19%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (10.99%) ITIL
6 10 (10.99%) Line Management
6 10 (10.99%) Network Management
7 9 (9.89%) Change Management
8 8 (8.79%) Database Mirroring
8 8 (8.79%) Mentoring
9 7 (7.69%) Migration
9 7 (7.69%) Project Management
9 7 (7.69%) Service Management
10 5 (5.49%) Change Control
10 5 (5.49%) Service Delivery
11 4 (4.40%) Portfolio Management
11 4 (4.40%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 47 (51.65%) SQL
2 36 (39.56%) T-SQL
3 17 (18.68%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.10%) C#
4 1 (1.10%) PHP
4 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (13.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (10.99%) MCITP
2 10 (10.99%) MCSE
3 8 (8.79%) Degree
4 3 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.30%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.30%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.20%) CCNP
6 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 19 (20.88%) Active Directory
2 15 (16.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (4.40%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (4.40%) SRDF
3 4 (4.40%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.10%) Cronacle
4 1 (1.10%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.10%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (18.68%) LiteSpeed
2 8 (8.79%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (6.59%) CiscoWorks
4 5 (5.49%) Data Guard
5 2 (2.20%) SCCM
5 2 (2.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.10%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.10%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.10%) SCOM
6 1 (1.10%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 28 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 18 (19.78%) Cisco
3 17 (18.68%) VMware
4 13 (14.29%) Oracle
5 12 (13.19%) Citrix
6 6 (6.59%) IBM
6 6 (6.59%) SolarWinds
7 5 (5.49%) EMC
8 3 (3.30%) Remedy
8 3 (3.30%) Sun
9 2 (2.20%) HP
9 2 (2.20%) NetApp
9 2 (2.20%) OpenText
9 2 (2.20%) SAP
9 2 (2.20%) Tableau
10 1 (1.10%) Intel
10 1 (1.10%) Juniper
10 1 (1.10%) Mitel
10 1 (1.10%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.10%) Symantec
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