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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 199 223 222
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -1
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 55 34 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.82% 0.46% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.55% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 11
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,817 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £63,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
5777 6128 5466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.90% 83.50% 79.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4790 4867 4629
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +15 29 £47,500 +43.82% 2
Cheshire +12 15 £39,000 -8.23% 1
Merseyside +9 10 £24,500 -57.39% 1
Cumbria -7 1 £45,000 - 1
Capacity Planning
England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 40 (46.51%) Microsoft
2 39 (45.35%) Windows
3 32 (37.21%) Clustering
4 31 (36.05%) SQL
5 28 (32.56%) Oracle
5 28 (32.56%) SQL Server
6 26 (30.23%) Replication
6 26 (30.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (29.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 24 (27.91%) Root Cause Analysis
9 23 (26.74%) Data Centre
9 23 (26.74%) Finance
10 22 (25.58%) T-SQL
11 20 (23.26%) Disaster Recovery
11 20 (23.26%) Microsoft Certification
11 20 (23.26%) SAN
11 20 (23.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 19 (22.09%) MCITP
13 18 (20.93%) VMware
13 18 (20.93%) UNIX
13 18 (20.93%) DNS
13 18 (20.93%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (19.77%) Active Directory
15 16 (18.60%) Retail
15 16 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (18.60%) Service Management
15 16 (18.60%) Performance Tuning
16 15 (17.44%) Database Mirroring
16 15 (17.44%) SQL Server 2008
17 14 (16.28%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (8.14%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.98%) NetWeaver
3 4 (4.65%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (4.65%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.65%) Lync
3 4 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.49%) Oracle 9iAS
5 2 (2.33%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.16%) MS Project Server
6 1 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.16%) IIS
6 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (11.63%) MS Office
2 6 (6.98%) MS Project
3 5 (5.81%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.49%) ProjectWise
5 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Primavera
2 2 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (23.26%) SAN
2 18 (20.93%) DNS
3 14 (16.28%) Firewall
4 13 (15.12%) TCP/IP
4 13 (15.12%) DHCP
5 11 (12.79%) NAS
6 10 (11.63%) WAN
6 10 (11.63%) MPLS
7 9 (10.47%) VPN
7 9 (10.47%) LAN
8 8 (9.30%) VoIP
8 8 (9.30%) SSL
8 8 (9.30%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (9.30%) IPsec
8 8 (9.30%) IP Telephony
8 8 (9.30%) Cisco IOS
8 8 (9.30%) Cisco PIX
9 7 (8.14%) iSCSI
9 7 (8.14%) Wireless
10 5 (5.81%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (32.56%) SQL Server
2 25 (29.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (23.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (17.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (15.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (15.12%) Oracle Database
6 12 (13.95%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (13.95%) Oracle Database 10g
7 10 (11.63%) Oracle9i Database
8 7 (8.14%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (8.14%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (8.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (8.14%) MySQL
9 6 (6.98%) Relational Database
9 6 (6.98%) DB2
10 4 (4.65%) Pentaho
11 3 (3.49%) MongoDB
11 3 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (2.33%) DTS
12 2 (2.33%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.16%) ERwin
General
1 23 (26.74%) Finance
2 16 (18.60%) Retail
3 11 (12.79%) Manufacturing
4 10 (11.63%) Law
4 10 (11.63%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (5.81%) Banking
6 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (38.37%) DBA
2 17 (19.77%) Administrator
2 17 (19.77%) SQL DBA
3 11 (12.79%) Consultant
4 10 (11.63%) Analyst
4 10 (11.63%) Network Engineer
4 10 (11.63%) 3rd Line Support
4 10 (11.63%) Wintel Support
4 10 (11.63%) Wintel Consultant
5 7 (8.14%) UNIX Specialist
6 5 (5.81%) VMware Consultant
6 5 (5.81%) UNIX Support
6 5 (5.81%) Senior UNIX Specialist
6 5 (5.81%) Senior UNIX Support
6 5 (5.81%) Support Specialist
6 5 (5.81%) Support Consultant
6 5 (5.81%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (4.65%) Oracle DBA
7 4 (4.65%) MI Analyst
8 3 (3.49%) Development DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.98%) .NET
1 6 (6.98%) SAP Basis
2 5 (5.81%) 802.1X
3 3 (3.49%) WebCenter
4 2 (2.33%) Web Services
5 1 (1.16%) XML
5 1 (1.16%) Middleware
5 1 (1.16%) J2EE
5 1 (1.16%) Classic ASP
5 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (37.21%) Clustering
2 26 (30.23%) Replication
3 23 (26.74%) Data Centre
4 9 (10.47%) Management Information System
5 8 (9.30%) Life Science
6 7 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (4.65%) Mainframe
8 3 (3.49%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (2.33%) HP Superdome
9 2 (2.33%) Client/Server
9 2 (2.33%) NHS
10 1 (1.16%) Handset
10 1 (1.16%) CLARiiON
10 1 (1.16%) Symmetrix
10 1 (1.16%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 39 (45.35%) Windows
2 26 (30.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (20.93%) UNIX
4 12 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (10.47%) Solaris
5 9 (10.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (6.98%) Linux
7 5 (5.81%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (3.49%) AIX
9 2 (2.33%) HPUX
10 1 (1.16%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.16%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.91%) Root Cause Analysis
2 20 (23.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (20.93%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (18.60%) Service Management
4 16 (18.60%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (17.44%) Database Mirroring
6 12 (13.95%) ETL
6 12 (13.95%) ITIL
7 11 (12.79%) Business Continuity
7 11 (12.79%) Mentoring
8 10 (11.63%) Line Management
8 10 (11.63%) Performance Monitoring
8 10 (11.63%) Service Delivery
9 9 (10.47%) Migration
9 9 (10.47%) Security Patching
10 8 (9.30%) Service Continuity Management
10 8 (9.30%) Change Control
10 8 (9.30%) CRM
10 8 (9.30%) Project Management
11 7 (8.14%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (36.05%) SQL
2 22 (25.58%) T-SQL
3 10 (11.63%) PL/SQL
4 5 (5.81%) VB
4 5 (5.81%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.65%) LINC
5 4 (4.65%) Java
6 3 (3.49%) C++
6 3 (3.49%) PHP
6 3 (3.49%) Prolog
6 3 (3.49%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.33%) Python
7 2 (2.33%) VBScript
7 2 (2.33%) Perl
8 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.16%) VB6
8 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (23.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (22.09%) MCITP
3 11 (12.79%) Degree
4 10 (11.63%) MCSE
5 9 (10.47%) OCP
5 9 (10.47%) Oracle Certification
5 9 (10.47%) MCTS
6 6 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (5.81%) CCNP
8 4 (4.65%) MCP
9 3 (3.49%) SC Cleared
9 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.16%) CCNA
10 1 (1.16%) CISSP
10 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.16%) CISA
10 1 (1.16%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) SLA
2 4 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 17 (19.77%) Active Directory
2 16 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.14%) Samba
4 5 (5.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (5.81%) SRDF
4 5 (5.81%) NFS
5 3 (3.49%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.33%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.33%) Cronacle
6 2 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.16%) XenApp
7 1 (1.16%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.16%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) Tivoli
2 4 (4.65%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (3.49%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.33%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.33%) SCOM
4 2 (2.33%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.33%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.16%) LiteSpeed
5 1 (1.16%) WSUS
5 1 (1.16%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.16%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (46.51%) Microsoft
2 28 (32.56%) Oracle
3 18 (20.93%) VMware
4 14 (16.28%) Citrix
5 12 (13.95%) Cisco
6 6 (6.98%) IBM
6 6 (6.98%) SAP
6 6 (6.98%) Sun
6 6 (6.98%) EMC
7 5 (5.81%) BMC
7 5 (5.81%) Veritas
8 4 (4.65%) HP
8 4 (4.65%) Unisys
9 3 (3.49%) Symantec
9 3 (3.49%) CommVault
10 2 (2.33%) Remedy
11 1 (1.16%) NetApp
11 1 (1.16%) Rackspace
11 1 (1.16%) Avaya
11 1 (1.16%) Juniper
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