The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 103 126 114
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -12
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 36 20 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.70% 0.84% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 1.00% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 34 15 28
Average salary £52,500 £70,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £67,500 £57,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Capacity Planning
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1802 1999 1839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 85.00% 84.24% 81.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1419 1339 1376
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

Capacity Planning Salary Histogram in Reading

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 52 (75.36%) ITIL
2 46 (66.67%) Linux
2 46 (66.67%) Firewall
3 44 (63.77%) VMware
3 44 (63.77%) Perl
3 44 (63.77%) Cisco
4 42 (60.87%) Finance
5 41 (59.42%) Ruby
5 41 (59.42%) SCCM
5 41 (59.42%) PowerShell
5 41 (59.42%) Python
6 40 (57.97%) Java
6 40 (57.97%) EMC
6 40 (57.97%) Red Hat
6 40 (57.97%) Qualys
6 40 (57.97%) Cisco IOS
6 40 (57.97%) WSUS
6 40 (57.97%) VMware Infrastructure
6 40 (57.97%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 40 (57.97%) Cisco Nexus
6 40 (57.97%) EMC VNX
7 32 (46.38%) vSphere
7 32 (46.38%) VMware ESX
8 31 (44.93%) QA
9 30 (43.48%) Mentoring
10 29 (42.03%) SaaS
10 29 (42.03%) ITIL Certification
10 29 (42.03%) Windows
11 28 (40.58%) Hyper-V
11 28 (40.58%) OpenShift

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (2.90%) Confluence
2 1 (1.45%) Apache
2 1 (1.45%) CloudStack
2 1 (1.45%) Drupal
2 1 (1.45%) Eucalyptus
2 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.45%) IIS
2 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.45%) nginx
2 1 (1.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (17.39%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 29 (42.03%) SaaS
2 28 (40.58%) OpenShift
3 8 (11.59%) PaaS
4 2 (2.90%) GitHub
5 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (66.67%) Firewall
2 40 (57.97%) Cisco IOS
2 40 (57.97%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (17.39%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (8.70%) Internet
5 5 (7.25%) DNS
5 5 (7.25%) TCP/IP
6 4 (5.80%) FTP
6 4 (5.80%) NAS
6 4 (5.80%) SAN
6 4 (5.80%) SSH
7 3 (4.35%) HTTP
7 3 (4.35%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.90%) Intranet
8 2 (2.90%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (2.90%) MPLS
8 2 (2.90%) Network Security
9 1 (1.45%) BGP
9 1 (1.45%) VLAN
9 1 (1.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.29%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (4.35%) MySQL
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.45%) Big Data
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Gradle
1 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.90%) JIRA
1 2 (2.90%) Maven
1 2 (2.90%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.45%) Subversion
General
1 42 (60.87%) Finance
2 11 (15.94%) Retail
3 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (43.48%) Administrator
2 29 (42.03%) VMware Engineer
3 20 (28.99%) Linux Engineer
4 17 (24.64%) Linux Administrator
5 15 (21.74%) Operations Engineer
6 14 (20.29%) Cloud Engineer
6 14 (20.29%) DBA
6 14 (20.29%) VMWare Administrator
7 13 (18.84%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 12 (17.39%) SQL DBA
9 11 (15.94%) Senior VMware Engineer
10 10 (14.49%) Senior VMWare Administrator
10 10 (14.49%) Windows Engineer
11 9 (13.04%) Senior Linux Engineer
12 7 (10.14%) Senior Operations Engineer
12 7 (10.14%) Support Engineer
12 7 (10.14%) VMware Support Engineer
13 5 (7.25%) Senior Cloud Engineer
14 4 (5.80%) Systems Engineer
15 3 (4.35%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) Sass
2 2 (2.90%) POSIX
3 1 (1.45%) LAMP
3 1 (1.45%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (1.45%) Sensu
3 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 40 (57.97%) EMC VNX
2 12 (17.39%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.90%) Clustering
3 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.45%) iPad
4 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.45%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 46 (66.67%) Linux
2 29 (42.03%) Windows
3 15 (21.74%) Unix
4 3 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.35%) Windows 8
4 3 (4.35%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.90%) Solaris
6 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (75.36%) ITIL
2 30 (43.48%) Mentoring
3 13 (18.84%) Service Management
4 12 (17.39%) Server Patching
4 12 (17.39%) Vulnerability Management
5 11 (15.94%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (11.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.35%) Capacity Management
7 3 (4.35%) DevOps
7 3 (4.35%) Performance Management
7 3 (4.35%) Project Management
8 2 (2.90%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.90%) Database Tuning
8 2 (2.90%) Demand Management
8 2 (2.90%) ERP
8 2 (2.90%) High Availability
8 2 (2.90%) Performance Testing
8 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.90%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (63.77%) Perl
2 41 (59.42%) PowerShell
2 41 (59.42%) Python
2 41 (59.42%) Ruby
3 40 (57.97%) Java
4 16 (23.19%) SQL
5 15 (21.74%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (42.03%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (8.70%) Degree
3 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.45%) CCIE
4 1 (1.45%) CCNP
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.45%) JNCIE
4 1 (1.45%) JNCIP
4 1 (1.45%) OCP
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (44.93%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (57.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (46.38%) VMware ESX
2 32 (46.38%) vSphere
3 28 (40.58%) Hyper-V
4 12 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (10.14%) Docker
6 4 (5.80%) Active Directory
6 4 (5.80%) NFS
7 2 (2.90%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.45%) GlusterFS
8 1 (1.45%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 41 (59.42%) SCCM
2 40 (57.97%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 40 (57.97%) WSUS
3 3 (4.35%) Puppet
3 3 (4.35%) Zenoss
4 2 (2.90%) Simpana
5 1 (1.45%) Cacti
5 1 (1.45%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.45%) Ganglia
5 1 (1.45%) Nagios
5 1 (1.45%) OpenView
5 1 (1.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 44 (63.77%) Cisco
1 44 (63.77%) VMware
2 40 (57.97%) EMC
2 40 (57.97%) Qualys
2 40 (57.97%) Red Hat
3 12 (17.39%) Citrix
4 8 (11.59%) Sun
5 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.35%) Cognos
6 3 (4.35%) CommVault
6 3 (4.35%) McAfee
7 2 (2.90%) Oracle
7 2 (2.90%) SAP
8 1 (1.45%) BMC
8 1 (1.45%) Epicor
8 1 (1.45%) IFS
8 1 (1.45%) Juniper
8 1 (1.45%) Splunk
8 1 (1.45%) Veritas