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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 227 212 204
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -8
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 34 32 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.47% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.59% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 31 16 21
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,817 £28,500 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +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
6211 5443 5765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.83% 79.39% 79.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5049 4615 4953
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 £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +4 14 £33,027 -26.60% 1
Cheshire -17 11 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Merseyside +12 8 £57,500 +88.52% 5
Cumbria - 1 - - 1
Capacity Planning
England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 31 (47.69%) EMC
1 31 (47.69%) SAN
2 27 (41.54%) Change Management
2 27 (41.54%) VMware
3 26 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 25 (38.46%) HP
5 24 (36.92%) NetApp
6 23 (35.38%) VMware ESX
6 23 (35.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 21 (32.31%) PowerShell
8 20 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
8 20 (30.77%) vCloud
8 20 (30.77%) Capacity Management
8 20 (30.77%) Client/Server
9 19 (29.23%) Linux
9 19 (29.23%) Cloud Computing
9 19 (29.23%) VMFS
10 18 (27.69%) e-Health
10 18 (27.69%) VMware Server
10 18 (27.69%) CA
10 18 (27.69%) SLA
11 16 (24.62%) Windows
11 16 (24.62%) Degree
12 13 (20.00%) UNIX
12 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
13 12 (18.46%) ITIL
13 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
13 12 (18.46%) Red Hat
13 12 (18.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (16.92%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (7.69%) Lync
2 4 (6.15%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.62%) IIS
4 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.08%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.08%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (3.08%) Confluence
4 2 (3.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.54%) Apache
5 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (10.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.15%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (6.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 19 (29.23%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (12.31%) Office 365
3 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (47.69%) SAN
2 9 (13.85%) LAN
3 8 (12.31%) WAN
3 8 (12.31%) VPN
4 6 (9.23%) DMZ
5 5 (7.69%) DNS
5 5 (7.69%) MPLS
6 4 (6.15%) OSPF
6 4 (6.15%) BGP
6 4 (6.15%) Firewall
6 4 (6.15%) VPLS
6 4 (6.15%) Ethernet
7 3 (4.62%) DHCP
7 3 (4.62%) Internet
8 2 (3.08%) Broadband
9 1 (1.54%) NAS
9 1 (1.54%) SNMP
9 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.62%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (4.62%) ROLAP
5 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (4.62%) SAP BI
5 3 (4.62%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.54%) MySQL
6 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) JIRA
1 2 (3.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.54%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 6 (9.23%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.54%) Back Office
3 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (23.08%) Analyst
2 12 (18.46%) Consultant
2 12 (18.46%) VMware Consultant
3 9 (13.85%) Administrator
4 8 (12.31%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (12.31%) Technical Specialist
5 7 (10.77%) Architect
5 7 (10.77%) VMware Specialist
6 4 (6.15%) SQL Database Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Database Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Network Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) DBA
6 4 (6.15%) SQL DBA
6 4 (6.15%) SQL Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Database Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (30.77%) Client/Server
2 18 (27.69%) e-Health
3 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.15%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.62%) Replication
5 3 (4.62%) Data Integration
6 2 (3.08%) FMCG
6 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.08%) Clustering
6 2 (3.08%) Firmware
7 1 (1.54%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.23%) Linux
2 16 (24.62%) Windows
3 13 (20.00%) UNIX
4 12 (18.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (16.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (13.85%) Solaris
6 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (4.62%) CentOS
9 2 (3.08%) Fedora
9 2 (3.08%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.54%) HPUX
10 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (41.54%) Change Management
2 26 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 20 (30.77%) Capacity Management
4 12 (18.46%) ITIL
5 11 (16.92%) Project Management
5 11 (16.92%) Service Delivery
6 7 (10.77%) ETL
7 6 (9.23%) Service Management
7 6 (9.23%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (7.69%) Release Management
9 4 (6.15%) Network Management
9 4 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (6.15%) Data Management
9 4 (6.15%) Configuration Management
9 4 (6.15%) Statistical Modelling
10 3 (4.62%) Analytics
10 3 (4.62%) Master Data Management
10 3 (4.62%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (4.62%) Data Modelling
10 3 (4.62%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 21 (32.31%) PowerShell
2 9 (13.85%) SQL
3 8 (12.31%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.62%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.08%) Scala
5 2 (3.08%) Java
6 1 (1.54%) Perl
6 1 (1.54%) VBScript
6 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (24.62%) Degree
2 7 (10.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.54%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (27.69%) SLA
2 8 (12.31%) QA
3 6 (9.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (35.38%) VMware ESX
1 23 (35.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
2 20 (30.77%) vCloud
3 19 (29.23%) VMFS
4 18 (27.69%) VMware Server
5 11 (16.92%) Active Directory
6 8 (12.31%) MetaFrame
6 8 (12.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 8 (12.31%) XenApp
7 4 (6.15%) vSphere
8 1 (1.54%) Cronacle
8 1 (1.54%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Nagios
1 2 (3.08%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (3.08%) Puppet
2 1 (1.54%) Legato
2 1 (1.54%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.54%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.54%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (47.69%) EMC
2 27 (41.54%) VMware
3 25 (38.46%) HP
4 24 (36.92%) NetApp
5 18 (27.69%) CA
6 12 (18.46%) Red Hat
6 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
7 9 (13.85%) Citrix
8 8 (12.31%) AppSense
9 5 (7.69%) Oracle
10 4 (6.15%) Fortinet
11 3 (4.62%) SolarWinds
11 3 (4.62%) 3PAR
11 3 (4.62%) Tableau
11 3 (4.62%) SAP
11 3 (4.62%) Cisco
11 3 (4.62%) Teradata
11 3 (4.62%) BMC
12 2 (3.08%) IBM
12 2 (3.08%) Juniper
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