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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 133 157 140
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -17
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 23 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.73% 0.47% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.58% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 8
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% -19.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £49,500 £57,550
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
2678 3260 2459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.56% 81.34% 78.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1677 2159 1436
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +14 10 £43,000 - 1
Edinburgh +10 8 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Stirling -4 3 £55,000 +26.43%
Aberdeen +23 2 £50,000 +11.11%
Capacity Planning
UK

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (34.88%) Finance
2 11 (25.58%) Firewall
2 11 (25.58%) ITIL
2 11 (25.58%) Windows
2 11 (25.58%) Linux
2 11 (25.58%) OO
3 10 (23.26%) N-Tier
4 9 (20.93%) TCP/IP
5 8 (18.60%) DNS
5 8 (18.60%) Java
5 8 (18.60%) VMware
5 8 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (16.28%) Performance Management
6 7 (16.28%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (16.28%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (16.28%) E-business
6 7 (16.28%) Subversion
6 7 (16.28%) Spring
6 7 (16.28%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (16.28%) J2EE
6 7 (16.28%) Oracle
6 7 (16.28%) Web Services
6 7 (16.28%) SOA
6 7 (16.28%) Eclipse
7 6 (13.95%) SQL
7 6 (13.95%) Cisco
7 6 (13.95%) OOD
7 6 (13.95%) SAN
7 6 (13.95%) Strategic Planning
7 6 (13.95%) Configuration Management

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.33%) SAS
1 1 (2.33%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Epicor Vantage
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.58%) Firewall
2 9 (20.93%) TCP/IP
3 8 (18.60%) DNS
4 6 (13.95%) SAN
4 6 (13.95%) NAS
5 5 (11.63%) LAN
5 5 (11.63%) WAN
5 5 (11.63%) SMTP
5 5 (11.63%) HTTP
5 5 (11.63%) SNMP
6 4 (9.30%) ADSL
6 4 (9.30%) Ethernet
6 4 (9.30%) Internet
6 4 (9.30%) MPLS
6 4 (9.30%) OSPF
6 4 (9.30%) BGP
6 4 (9.30%) SHDSL
6 4 (9.30%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (4.65%) Network Security
7 2 (4.65%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) Big Data
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database
2 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.30%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.33%) PowerCenter
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Eclipse
1 7 (16.28%) Subversion
2 1 (2.33%) Maven
2 1 (2.33%) Ant
General
1 15 (34.88%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (6.98%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Local Government
3 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (16.28%) Developer
1 7 (16.28%) Consultant
1 7 (16.28%) Senior Developer
1 7 (16.28%) Java Developer
1 7 (16.28%) Senior Java Developer
2 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (9.30%) Administrator
3 4 (9.30%) SQL DBA
3 4 (9.30%) Technical Team Leader
3 4 (9.30%) Principal Consultant
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (9.30%) Team Leader
3 4 (9.30%) DBA
4 3 (6.98%) Monitoring Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Capacity Planning Specialist
5 2 (4.65%) Network Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Architect
6 1 (2.33%) Management Consultant
6 1 (2.33%) IT Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.28%) Web Services
1 7 (16.28%) J2EE
1 7 (16.28%) Spring
2 5 (11.63%) Middleware
2 5 (11.63%) X-Windows
3 1 (2.33%) Struts
3 1 (2.33%) XML
3 1 (2.33%) XSLT
3 1 (2.33%) JMS
3 1 (2.33%) Spring MVC
3 1 (2.33%) jQuery
3 1 (2.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) N-Tier
2 6 (13.95%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.30%) Client/Server
3 4 (9.30%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.33%) Blog
4 1 (2.33%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) Windows
1 11 (25.58%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.65%) UNIX
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) CentOS
3 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) ITIL
1 11 (25.58%) OO
2 7 (16.28%) SOA
2 7 (16.28%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (16.28%) E-business
2 7 (16.28%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (16.28%) Performance Management
2 7 (16.28%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (13.95%) Strategic Planning
3 6 (13.95%) Configuration Management
3 6 (13.95%) OOD
4 5 (11.63%) Service Management
4 5 (11.63%) Load Balancing
5 4 (9.30%) Incident Management
5 4 (9.30%) Data Modelling
5 4 (9.30%) SIEM
5 4 (9.30%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (9.30%) Data Protection
6 3 (6.98%) ITSM
6 3 (6.98%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) Java
2 6 (13.95%) SQL
3 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.33%) Python
3 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.33%) Perl
3 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) CCNP
1 4 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) SLA
1 4 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.33%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (13.95%) VMware ESX
3 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.65%) vSphere
4 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.33%) XenApp
4 1 (2.33%) Firmware
4 1 (2.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Puppet
1 5 (11.63%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.33%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (2.33%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (2.33%) Nagios
2 1 (2.33%) SCOM
2 1 (2.33%) Cacti
2 1 (2.33%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) VMware
2 7 (16.28%) Oracle
3 6 (13.95%) Cisco
4 5 (11.63%) Veritas
5 4 (9.30%) Fortinet
6 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.65%) BMC
7 2 (4.65%) Informatica
8 1 (2.33%) Epicor
8 1 (2.33%) Business Objects
8 1 (2.33%) HP
8 1 (2.33%) Citrix
8 1 (2.33%) Teradata
8 1 (2.33%) F5
8 1 (2.33%) Rackspace
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: Excellent package on offer
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, LOTH, GB
RBS
Posted: 10 days ago