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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 131 133 139
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 36 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.96% 0.61% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 0.76% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 12
Average salary £37,500 £72,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.27% +163.63%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
3002 2512 2378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.37% 81.19% 75.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1952 1636 1595
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +3 20 £30,000 -58.62% 1
Stirling -15 6 £46,750 -
Glasgow -6 5 £49,750 -
Dundee - 2 £16,500 -
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Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 26 (45.61%) Finance
2 23 (40.35%) Windows
3 22 (38.60%) SQL
4 14 (24.56%) Oracle
5 13 (22.81%) HTML
5 13 (22.81%) Java
5 13 (22.81%) ITIL
5 13 (22.81%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (21.05%) Performance Management
7 11 (19.30%) OO
7 11 (19.30%) DNS
8 10 (17.54%) PL/SQL
8 10 (17.54%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (17.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (15.79%) Subversion
9 9 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (15.79%) Analytics
9 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
9 9 (15.79%) Linux
9 9 (15.79%) SOA
9 9 (15.79%) Active Directory
10 8 (14.04%) Eclipse
10 8 (14.04%) CRM
10 8 (14.04%) MS Exchange
10 8 (14.04%) UML
10 8 (14.04%) OOA/OOD
10 8 (14.04%) Struts
10 8 (14.04%) XML
10 8 (14.04%) XSLT
10 8 (14.04%) J2EE

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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%) WebLogic
1 8 (14.04%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.02%) IIS
2 4 (7.02%) Apache
3 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.26%) ColdFusion
4 2 (3.51%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.75%) Lync
5 1 (1.75%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.75%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) SaaS
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) DNS
2 7 (12.28%) DHCP
2 7 (12.28%) VPN
3 6 (10.53%) VoIP
4 4 (7.02%) Firewall
4 4 (7.02%) IPsec
4 4 (7.02%) VLAN
4 4 (7.02%) NAS
5 3 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (5.26%) H.323
5 3 (5.26%) SMTP
5 3 (5.26%) HTTP
6 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
1 9 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (12.28%) Oracle Database
3 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.26%) Big Data
4 3 (5.26%) MySQL
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.75%) DB2
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Subversion
2 8 (14.04%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.75%) JUnit
General
1 26 (45.61%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Games
3 3 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (15.79%) Consultant
2 8 (14.04%) Developer
2 8 (14.04%) Senior Developer
2 8 (14.04%) Java Developer
2 8 (14.04%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (10.53%) SQL DBA
3 6 (10.53%) DBA
4 5 (8.77%) Analyst
4 5 (8.77%) Principal Consultant
5 4 (7.02%) Capacity Planner
5 4 (7.02%) Senior Capacity Planner
6 3 (5.26%) IT Support
6 3 (5.26%) Technical Product Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Product Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Wintel Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) IT Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Server Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Technical Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.81%) HTML
2 8 (14.04%) J2EE
2 8 (14.04%) Struts
2 8 (14.04%) XML
2 8 (14.04%) XSLT
2 8 (14.04%) Spring
2 8 (14.04%) jQuery
3 7 (12.28%) Spring MVC
3 7 (12.28%) Web Services
4 5 (8.77%) Middleware
5 1 (1.75%) Zend Framework
5 1 (1.75%) .NET
5 1 (1.75%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) N-Tier
2 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.26%) Mobile Games
2 3 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (5.26%) Social Gaming
3 2 (3.51%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (3.51%) Online Games
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (40.35%) Windows
2 10 (17.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (15.79%) Linux
4 5 (8.77%) UNIX
5 4 (7.02%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.02%) CentOS
6 3 (5.26%) AIX
6 3 (5.26%) Solaris
6 3 (5.26%) Windows 2000
7 2 (3.51%) zOS
8 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) ITIL
1 13 (22.81%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (21.05%) Performance Management
3 11 (19.30%) OO
4 10 (17.54%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (15.79%) SOA
5 9 (15.79%) Analytics
6 8 (14.04%) Waterfall
6 8 (14.04%) V-Model
6 8 (14.04%) CRM
6 8 (14.04%) UML
6 8 (14.04%) OOA/OOD
7 7 (12.28%) MVC
7 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (12.28%) Time Management
8 6 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
8 6 (10.53%) Web Development
8 6 (10.53%) E-business
8 6 (10.53%) Service Management
9 5 (8.77%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (38.60%) SQL
2 13 (22.81%) Java
3 10 (17.54%) PL/SQL
4 6 (10.53%) C#
5 5 (8.77%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.26%) Perl
6 3 (5.26%) PHP
6 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.75%) Python
7 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) MCSE
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.26%) QA
2 3 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.02%) Hyper-V
2 4 (7.02%) vSphere
2 4 (7.02%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) SCOM
2 3 (5.26%) SCVMM
2 3 (5.26%) Nagios
2 3 (5.26%) SCCM
3 2 (3.51%) Cacti
4 1 (1.75%) Ganglia
4 1 (1.75%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (1.75%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.75%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) Oracle
2 8 (14.04%) VMware
3 7 (12.28%) Red Hat
3 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.53%) Citrix
5 4 (7.02%) Cisco
5 4 (7.02%) Rackspace
6 3 (5.26%) IBM
6 3 (5.26%) BMC
6 3 (5.26%) HP
7 2 (3.51%) CommVault
8 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.75%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.75%) Zend
8 1 (1.75%) Intel
8 1 (1.75%) CA
8 1 (1.75%) Sybase
8 1 (1.75%) JBoss