The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 141 141 146
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 22 33 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.70% 0.89% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 1.06% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 6
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +7.95%
Capacity Planning
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2794 3112 2683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.50% 83.88% 82.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1779 2074 1754
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Capacity Planning
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Capacity Planning Salary Trend in Scotland

Capacity Planning
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Capacity Planning Salary Histogram in Scotland

Capacity Planning
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Planning within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Glasgow +20 11 £55,000 +10.55%
Edinburgh -7 8 - -
West Lothian - 2 £41,250 -
Capacity Planning
UK

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 15 (33.33%) Oracle
2 14 (31.11%) Middleware
3 11 (24.44%) N-Tier
4 10 (22.22%) Windows
5 9 (20.00%) SOA
5 9 (20.00%) Web Services
5 9 (20.00%) Linux
5 9 (20.00%) Veritas
5 9 (20.00%) Firewall
5 9 (20.00%) Finance
5 9 (20.00%) Performance Management
6 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (17.78%) VMware
6 8 (17.78%) Banking
6 8 (17.78%) UNIX
7 7 (15.56%) WebLogic
7 7 (15.56%) BMC
7 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
7 7 (15.56%) DNS
7 7 (15.56%) Oracle Fusion
7 7 (15.56%) WebCenter
7 7 (15.56%) Oracle Service Bus
7 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (15.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database
7 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (13.33%) Project Planning
8 6 (13.33%) Asset Management
8 6 (13.33%) VMware ESX
8 6 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (15.56%) WebLogic
1 7 (15.56%) Oracle Service Bus
1 7 (15.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.44%) SAS
3 1 (2.22%) PowerExchange
3 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.44%) MS Project
3 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) Firewall
2 7 (15.56%) DNS
2 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (11.11%) WAN
4 4 (8.89%) SMTP
4 4 (8.89%) LAN
4 4 (8.89%) HTTP
4 4 (8.89%) SNMP
4 4 (8.89%) SAN
4 4 (8.89%) NAS
5 3 (6.67%) Ethernet
5 3 (6.67%) MPLS
5 3 (6.67%) OSPF
5 3 (6.67%) BGP
5 3 (6.67%) SHDSL
5 3 (6.67%) Network Security
5 3 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (6.67%) ADSL
6 2 (4.44%) Internet
7 1 (2.22%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.89%) Big Data
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.22%) Base SAS
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.22%) PowerCenter
5 1 (2.22%) DB2
5 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Eclipse
1 2 (4.44%) Subversion
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 8 (17.78%) Banking
3 5 (11.11%) Retail
4 4 (8.89%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (4.44%) Local Government
6 1 (2.22%) Marketing
6 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Consultant
2 7 (15.56%) Designer
2 7 (15.56%) SOA Designer
3 6 (13.33%) Support Specialist
4 5 (11.11%) Principal Consultant
4 5 (11.11%) UNIX Support
4 5 (11.11%) Senior UNIX Specialist
4 5 (11.11%) Senior UNIX Support
4 5 (11.11%) UNIX Specialist
5 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Oracle Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) SOA Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Oracle SOA Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Team Leader
7 2 (4.44%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.11%) Middleware
2 9 (20.00%) Web Services
3 7 (15.56%) Oracle Fusion
3 7 (15.56%) WebCenter
4 4 (8.89%) X-Windows
5 2 (4.44%) Spring
5 2 (4.44%) J2EE
6 1 (2.22%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) N-Tier
2 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.44%) Data Extraction
3 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.44%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) Blog
4 1 (2.22%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Windows
2 9 (20.00%) Linux
3 8 (17.78%) UNIX
4 6 (13.33%) Solaris
5 1 (2.22%) AIX
5 1 (2.22%) zOS
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) SOA
1 9 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 6 (13.33%) Project Planning
2 6 (13.33%) ITIL
2 6 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (13.33%) Asset Management
3 5 (11.11%) Process Management
3 5 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
3 5 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (11.11%) Patch Management
4 4 (8.89%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (8.89%) SIEM
4 4 (8.89%) Incident Management
4 4 (8.89%) Release Management
4 4 (8.89%) Configuration Management
4 4 (8.89%) OO
5 3 (6.67%) ITSM
5 3 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (4.44%) Demand Management
6 2 (4.44%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) Java
2 2 (4.44%) SQL
3 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.22%) SAS Macro
3 1 (2.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) CCNP
1 3 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.22%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (13.33%) VMware ESX
3 5 (11.11%) Samba
3 5 (11.11%) NFS
3 5 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.22%) XenApp
5 1 (2.22%) vSphere
5 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) Tivoli
2 4 (8.89%) Puppet
2 4 (8.89%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.22%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (2.22%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (2.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Oracle
2 9 (20.00%) Veritas
3 8 (17.78%) VMware
4 7 (15.56%) BMC
5 6 (13.33%) IBM
6 5 (11.11%) Cisco
6 5 (11.11%) Sun
7 4 (8.89%) Fortinet
8 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
9 2 (4.44%) Informatica
9 2 (4.44%) F5
9 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.22%) Teradata
10 1 (2.22%) Citrix
10 1 (2.22%) Genesys