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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 141 130 128
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 27 31 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.80% 0.99% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 1.23% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 10
Average salary £38,500 £72,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.89% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,150 £72,500 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
Capacity Planning
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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
2838 2511 2356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 83.87% 80.45% 76.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1798 1584 1600
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 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 23 October 2014.

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 23 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
Edinburgh -13 18 £34,000 -53.10% 1
Stirling -19 5 £47,500 -
Dundee - 2 £16,500 -
Glasgow -1 1 £61,500 +36.66% 1
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Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 29 (50.88%) Finance
2 27 (47.37%) Windows
3 16 (28.07%) SQL
4 14 (24.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (17.54%) Degree
6 10 (17.54%) Test Scripting
6 10 (17.54%) Linux
6 10 (17.54%) DNS
7 9 (15.79%) HP
7 9 (15.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (15.79%) Windows 2000
7 9 (15.79%) Oracle
7 9 (15.79%) Migration
7 9 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (15.79%) Change Control
7 9 (15.79%) Analytics
8 8 (14.04%) Performance Management
8 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
8 8 (14.04%) Java
8 8 (14.04%) OO
8 8 (14.04%) Red Hat
8 8 (14.04%) VPN
8 8 (14.04%) Active Directory
8 8 (14.04%) CRM
8 8 (14.04%) MS Exchange
9 7 (12.28%) DHCP
9 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
9 7 (12.28%) ITIL
9 7 (12.28%) PL/SQL

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 8 (14.04%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.02%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.26%) ColdFusion
3 3 (5.26%) IIS
3 3 (5.26%) Apache
4 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.75%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (7.02%) SaaS
3 3 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.54%) DNS
2 8 (14.04%) VPN
3 7 (12.28%) DHCP
4 6 (10.53%) VoIP
5 5 (8.77%) IPsec
5 5 (8.77%) Firewall
5 5 (8.77%) VLAN
5 5 (8.77%) NAS
6 3 (5.26%) SMTP
6 3 (5.26%) HTTP
6 3 (5.26%) H.323
6 3 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.26%) MySQL
4 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.26%) Big Data
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.75%) DataStage
6 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Subversion
2 4 (7.02%) Eclipse
General
1 29 (50.88%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Banking
3 6 (10.53%) Games
4 5 (8.77%) Retail Banking
4 5 (8.77%) Retail
5 1 (1.75%) Legal
5 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) Consultant
2 9 (15.79%) Wintel Consultant
3 7 (12.28%) Architect
4 6 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Management Consultant
5 5 (8.77%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (8.77%) Principal Consultant
5 5 (8.77%) Solutions Consultant
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Capacity Planner
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Capacity Planner
7 3 (5.26%) DBA
7 3 (5.26%) Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) IT Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Product Manager
7 3 (5.26%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) HTML
2 5 (8.77%) Middleware
3 4 (7.02%) Spring MVC
3 4 (7.02%) jQuery
3 4 (7.02%) Spring
3 4 (7.02%) J2EE
3 4 (7.02%) Struts
3 4 (7.02%) Web Services
3 4 (7.02%) XML
3 4 (7.02%) XSLT
4 1 (1.75%) .NET
4 1 (1.75%) Zend Framework
4 1 (1.75%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.77%) N-Tier
3 3 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.26%) Mobile Games
3 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (5.26%) Social Gaming
3 3 (5.26%) Augmented Reality
3 3 (5.26%) Data Structures
3 3 (5.26%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.51%) Online Games
5 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (47.37%) Windows
2 14 (24.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (17.54%) Linux
4 9 (15.79%) Windows 2000
5 5 (8.77%) UNIX
5 5 (8.77%) CentOS
6 4 (7.02%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.26%) AIX
7 3 (5.26%) Solaris
8 2 (3.51%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (17.54%) Test Scripting
3 9 (15.79%) Migration
3 9 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (15.79%) Change Control
3 9 (15.79%) Analytics
4 8 (14.04%) Performance Management
4 8 (14.04%) OO
4 8 (14.04%) CRM
5 7 (12.28%) ITIL
5 7 (12.28%) Time Management
5 7 (12.28%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (10.53%) Web Development
6 6 (10.53%) Business Continuity
6 6 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (10.53%) SOA
7 5 (8.77%) BCP
7 5 (8.77%) Project Management
7 5 (8.77%) Zachman Framework
7 5 (8.77%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.07%) SQL
2 8 (14.04%) Java
3 7 (12.28%) PL/SQL
4 4 (7.02%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.26%) PHP
5 3 (5.26%) C#
6 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.51%) Perl
7 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) MCSE
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (5.26%) QA
3 2 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (14.04%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.77%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (7.02%) vSphere
3 4 (7.02%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) SCOM
1 4 (7.02%) Nagios
2 3 (5.26%) SCVMM
2 3 (5.26%) SCCM
2 3 (5.26%) Cacti
3 1 (1.75%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.75%) Ganglia
3 1 (1.75%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (1.75%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) HP
1 9 (15.79%) Oracle
2 8 (14.04%) Red Hat
3 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.28%) VMware
4 6 (10.53%) Citrix
5 5 (8.77%) Cisco
5 5 (8.77%) Rackspace
6 3 (5.26%) IBM
6 3 (5.26%) BMC
7 2 (3.51%) CommVault
8 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.75%) Zend
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago