The first table below looks at the demand for Capacity Planning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 130 130 120
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 7 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.29% 0.44% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.62% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 13
Average salary £48,750 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £48,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £70,000 £64,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1757 1611 1683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 73.30% 70.20% 76.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1187 1247 1424
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,850 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £63,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Capacity Planning
Berkshire

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Capacity Planning
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Reading region.

Capacity Planning Salary Trend in Reading

Capacity Planning
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Capacity Planning Salary Histogram in Reading

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 10 (62.50%) SAN
2 9 (56.25%) HP
2 9 (56.25%) Hitachi
3 8 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 8 (50.00%) Linux
3 8 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) BMC
4 6 (37.50%) Sun
5 5 (31.25%) IBM
5 5 (31.25%) Dell
5 5 (31.25%) EMC
5 5 (31.25%) ITIL
5 5 (31.25%) Change Management
5 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (31.25%) NetApp
5 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (31.25%) Replication
5 5 (31.25%) VMware
6 4 (25.00%) SCSA
6 4 (25.00%) SCSE
6 4 (25.00%) Brocade
6 4 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
6 4 (25.00%) 3PAR
6 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (25.00%) Firmware
6 4 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
6 4 (25.00%) Symantec
6 4 (25.00%) Project Management

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 3 (18.75%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) Eucalyptus
2 2 (12.50%) nginx
2 2 (12.50%) Drupal
3 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
1 2 (12.50%) PaaS
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) SAN
2 8 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (18.75%) Internet
4 2 (12.50%) NAS
5 1 (6.25%) Broadband
5 1 (6.25%) DHCP
5 1 (6.25%) DNS
5 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) SAN Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) DBA
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) SAN Storage Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 2 (12.50%) Storage Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Storage Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Database Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Storage Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Web Services
2 2 (12.50%) LAMP
2 2 (12.50%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Replication
2 4 (25.00%) Firmware
3 2 (12.50%) Digital Media
3 2 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (6.25%) Clustering
4 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) Solaris
4 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X Server
4 1 (6.25%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
1 5 (31.25%) Change Management
1 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) Workflow
3 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Stress Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.25%) Database Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Perl
2 2 (12.50%) PHP
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) SCSA
1 4 (25.00%) SCSE
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) VCP4
3 1 (6.25%) VCP5
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Varnish
3 1 (6.25%) Xen
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (6.25%) KVM
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 4 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
2 4 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (12.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (12.50%) Nagios
3 2 (12.50%) OpenView
3 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (12.50%) Puppet
3 2 (12.50%) Cacti
3 2 (12.50%) Ganglia
4 1 (6.25%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) HP
1 9 (56.25%) Hitachi
2 6 (37.50%) BMC
2 6 (37.50%) Sun
3 5 (31.25%) IBM
3 5 (31.25%) Dell
3 5 (31.25%) EMC
3 5 (31.25%) NetApp
3 5 (31.25%) VMware
4 4 (25.00%) Brocade
4 4 (25.00%) 3PAR
4 4 (25.00%) Symantec
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 2 (12.50%) Splunk
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle
7 1 (6.25%) Red Hat