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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 237 201 203
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +2
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 19 44 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 0.63% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.79% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 35
Average salary £35,000 £43,750 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £72,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
6103 5604 6104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.66% 80.67% 79.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5248 4693 5357
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 November 2014.

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 26 November 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
Manchester -10 9 £47,500 -34.48% 2
Cheshire -23 6 £32,500 -13.33%
Merseyside +17 4 £35,000 -30.00%
Capacity Planning
England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 19 (35.19%) SAN
2 18 (33.33%) Linux
3 17 (31.48%) EMC
4 16 (29.63%) Change Management
5 13 (24.07%) UNIX
5 13 (24.07%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (22.22%) Degree
6 12 (22.22%) Red Hat
6 12 (22.22%) VMware
7 11 (20.37%) VMware ESX
7 11 (20.37%) Service Delivery
7 11 (20.37%) Windows
7 11 (20.37%) Solaris
7 11 (20.37%) SQL
8 10 (18.52%) T-SQL
8 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
8 10 (18.52%) HP
8 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
8 10 (18.52%) Project Management
8 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (18.52%) Capacity Management
9 9 (16.67%) SLA
9 9 (16.67%) Active Directory
9 9 (16.67%) NetApp
9 9 (16.67%) LAN
10 8 (14.81%) WAN
10 8 (14.81%) Client/Server
10 8 (14.81%) CA
10 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 5 (9.26%) Lync
2 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.56%) MS Project Server
3 2 (3.70%) Confluence
4 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.85%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (7.41%) MS Office
3 3 (5.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.81%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (14.81%) Office 365
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (35.19%) SAN
2 9 (16.67%) LAN
3 8 (14.81%) WAN
3 8 (14.81%) VPN
4 5 (9.26%) DNS
5 4 (7.41%) Ethernet
5 4 (7.41%) VPLS
5 4 (7.41%) MPLS
5 4 (7.41%) OSPF
5 4 (7.41%) BGP
6 3 (5.56%) DHCP
7 2 (3.70%) Firewall
7 2 (3.70%) DMZ
7 2 (3.70%) Internet
7 2 (3.70%) Broadband
8 1 (1.85%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.85%) VoIP
8 1 (1.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.56%) ROLAP
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (5.56%) SAP BI
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.56%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) JIRA
1 2 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (12.96%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Advertising
3 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (27.78%) Analyst
2 8 (14.81%) Technical Analyst
3 7 (12.96%) Administrator
3 7 (12.96%) DBA
4 6 (11.11%) Consultant
4 6 (11.11%) VMware Consultant
5 5 (9.26%) SQL DBA
6 4 (7.41%) SQL Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) SQL Database Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Network Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Database Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Database Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (5.56%) Data Centre Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Data Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Client/Server
1 8 (14.81%) e-Health
2 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.41%) Replication
4 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.56%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.70%) FMCG
6 1 (1.85%) Xbox
6 1 (1.85%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.33%) Linux
2 13 (24.07%) UNIX
3 12 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (20.37%) Windows
4 11 (20.37%) Solaris
5 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (7.41%) CentOS
8 3 (5.56%) Ubuntu
9 2 (3.70%) Fedora
10 1 (1.85%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) Change Management
2 13 (24.07%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (20.37%) Service Delivery
4 10 (18.52%) Project Management
4 10 (18.52%) Capacity Management
5 8 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (12.96%) ITIL
6 7 (12.96%) ETL
7 6 (11.11%) Service Management
7 6 (11.11%) Network Management
8 5 (9.26%) Project Planning
9 4 (7.41%) Release Management
9 4 (7.41%) Statistical Modelling
9 4 (7.41%) Configuration Management
9 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
9 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (5.56%) Data Management
10 3 (5.56%) Data Modelling
10 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (5.56%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.37%) SQL
2 10 (18.52%) T-SQL
3 8 (14.81%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.70%) Java
5 2 (3.70%) Scala
6 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.85%) HND
4 1 (1.85%) CCNA
4 1 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.85%) PMP
4 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.67%) SLA
2 8 (14.81%) QA
3 7 (12.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (20.37%) VMware ESX
2 9 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 8 (14.81%) MetaFrame
3 8 (14.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 8 (14.81%) VMware Server
3 8 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (14.81%) XenApp
3 8 (14.81%) VMFS
3 8 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (14.81%) vCloud
4 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (3.70%) Puppet
2 1 (1.85%) Legato
2 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.85%) Nagios
2 1 (1.85%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.85%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 17 (31.48%) EMC
2 12 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 12 (22.22%) VMware
3 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 10 (18.52%) HP
4 9 (16.67%) NetApp
5 8 (14.81%) CA
5 8 (14.81%) AppSense
5 8 (14.81%) Citrix
6 4 (7.41%) Fortinet
7 3 (5.56%) Teradata
7 3 (5.56%) Juniper
7 3 (5.56%) Oracle
7 3 (5.56%) SAP
7 3 (5.56%) Cisco
7 3 (5.56%) Tableau
8 2 (3.70%) Rackspace
8 2 (3.70%) SaltStack
8 2 (3.70%) Brocade
8 2 (3.70%) SolarWinds
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