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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 246 197 200
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +3
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 17 45 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% 0.66% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.83% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 26
Average salary £43,500 £37,500 £47,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -20.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,350 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £72,500 £77,500
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
6315 5451 5652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.92% 80.32% 79.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5292 4577 4871
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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
Cheshire -37 9 £42,500 +13.33%
Manchester -9 5 £47,500 -34.48% 3
Merseyside +15 3 £40,000 -
Capacity Planning
England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 30 (50.00%) SAN
2 27 (45.00%) EMC
3 26 (43.33%) Change Management
4 25 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
5 22 (36.67%) VMware
5 22 (36.67%) VMware ESX
6 21 (35.00%) HP
7 20 (33.33%) NetApp
7 20 (33.33%) Client/Server
7 20 (33.33%) Capacity Management
7 20 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 19 (31.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (31.67%) Cloud Computing
8 19 (31.67%) vCloud
8 19 (31.67%) VMware ESXi
8 19 (31.67%) VMFS
8 19 (31.67%) SLA
9 18 (30.00%) CA
9 18 (30.00%) e-Health
9 18 (30.00%) VMware Server
10 17 (28.33%) Linux
11 16 (26.67%) Degree
12 12 (20.00%) ITIL
12 12 (20.00%) UNIX
12 12 (20.00%) Service Delivery
13 11 (18.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (18.33%) Red Hat
14 10 (16.67%) Project Management
14 10 (16.67%) Windows
14 10 (16.67%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 4 (6.67%) Lync
2 2 (3.33%) Confluence
3 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 19 (31.67%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (13.33%) Office 365
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (50.00%) SAN
2 9 (15.00%) LAN
3 8 (13.33%) WAN
3 8 (13.33%) VPN
4 6 (10.00%) DMZ
5 4 (6.67%) Ethernet
5 4 (6.67%) MPLS
5 4 (6.67%) OSPF
5 4 (6.67%) BGP
5 4 (6.67%) VPLS
6 3 (5.00%) DHCP
6 3 (5.00%) DNS
7 2 (3.33%) Internet
7 2 (3.33%) Broadband
7 2 (3.33%) Firewall
8 1 (1.67%) NAS
8 1 (1.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.00%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (5.00%) ROLAP
5 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (5.00%) SAP BI
5 3 (5.00%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.67%) MySQL
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) JIRA
1 2 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 5 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 5 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Advertising
2 1 (1.67%) Marketing
2 1 (1.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (23.33%) Analyst
2 12 (20.00%) Consultant
2 12 (20.00%) VMware Consultant
3 8 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) VMware Specialist
4 7 (11.67%) Technical Specialist
5 6 (10.00%) DBA
6 5 (8.33%) Administrator
6 5 (8.33%) SQL DBA
7 4 (6.67%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) SQL Database Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Database Developer
7 4 (6.67%) SQL Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Network Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Database Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Architect
7 4 (6.67%) Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 18 (30.00%) e-Health
3 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.00%) Replication
5 3 (5.00%) Data Integration
6 2 (3.33%) FMCG
7 1 (1.67%) Xbox
7 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.33%) Linux
2 12 (20.00%) UNIX
3 11 (18.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (16.67%) Windows
5 9 (15.00%) Solaris
6 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.00%) CentOS
8 2 (3.33%) Fedora
8 2 (3.33%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.67%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (43.33%) Change Management
2 25 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
3 20 (33.33%) Capacity Management
4 12 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 12 (20.00%) ITIL
5 10 (16.67%) Project Management
6 7 (11.67%) ETL
7 6 (10.00%) Service Management
8 5 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (8.33%) Release Management
8 5 (8.33%) Network Management
9 4 (6.67%) Statistical Modelling
9 4 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (6.67%) Configuration Management
10 3 (5.00%) Data Modelling
10 3 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (5.00%) Data Management
10 3 (5.00%) Analytics
10 3 (5.00%) Master Data Management
10 3 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 10 (16.67%) SQL
3 9 (15.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.33%) Java
5 2 (3.33%) Scala
6 1 (1.67%) VBScript
6 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (26.67%) Degree
2 7 (11.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.67%) PMP
5 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.67%) HND
5 1 (1.67%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (31.67%) SLA
2 8 (13.33%) QA
3 7 (11.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (36.67%) VMware ESX
2 19 (31.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (31.67%) VMFS
2 19 (31.67%) VMware ESXi
2 19 (31.67%) vCloud
3 18 (30.00%) VMware Server
4 9 (15.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (13.33%) MetaFrame
5 8 (13.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 8 (13.33%) XenApp
6 1 (1.67%) vSphere
6 1 (1.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) Nagios
1 2 (3.33%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (3.33%) Puppet
2 1 (1.67%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.67%) Legato
2 1 (1.67%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 27 (45.00%) EMC
2 22 (36.67%) VMware
3 21 (35.00%) HP
4 20 (33.33%) NetApp
5 18 (30.00%) CA
6 11 (18.33%) Red Hat
7 9 (15.00%) Citrix
8 8 (13.33%) AppSense
9 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
10 4 (6.67%) Oracle
10 4 (6.67%) Fortinet
11 3 (5.00%) SolarWinds
11 3 (5.00%) Tableau
11 3 (5.00%) Teradata
11 3 (5.00%) SAP
11 3 (5.00%) Cisco
11 3 (5.00%) Juniper
12 2 (3.33%) Rackspace
12 2 (3.33%) SaltStack
13 1 (1.67%) Brocade
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Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
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