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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 144 132 130
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 27 25 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.74% 0.81% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.99% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 16
Average salary £35,750 £72,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.68% +163.63%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
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
2978 2527 2456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 82.08% 81.70% 77.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1901 1651 1630
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 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 19 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 -11 17 £32,000 -55.86% 1
Stirling -24 5 £47,500 -
Glasgow +1 3 £61,500 -
Dundee - 2 £16,500 -
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Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 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 30 (50.85%) Finance
2 24 (40.68%) Windows
3 21 (35.59%) SQL
4 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (23.73%) Oracle
6 13 (22.03%) Java
6 13 (22.03%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (20.34%) HTML
7 12 (20.34%) ITIL
8 11 (18.64%) OO
8 11 (18.64%) Performance Management
8 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (16.95%) PL/SQL
9 10 (16.95%) DNS
9 10 (16.95%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (15.25%) SOA
10 9 (15.25%) Linux
10 9 (15.25%) Subversion
10 9 (15.25%) Analytics
11 8 (13.56%) Waterfall
11 8 (13.56%) Spring
11 8 (13.56%) Degree
11 8 (13.56%) V-Model
11 8 (13.56%) jQuery
11 8 (13.56%) UML
11 8 (13.56%) Struts
11 8 (13.56%) XML
11 8 (13.56%) XSLT
11 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
11 8 (13.56%) J2EE

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 (13.56%) WebLogic
1 8 (13.56%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.78%) Apache
3 3 (5.08%) IIS
3 3 (5.08%) ColdFusion
4 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.69%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.69%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.69%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) SaaS
2 3 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.39%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.95%) DNS
2 7 (11.86%) DHCP
2 7 (11.86%) VPN
3 6 (10.17%) VoIP
4 4 (6.78%) Firewall
4 4 (6.78%) IPsec
4 4 (6.78%) VLAN
4 4 (6.78%) NAS
5 3 (5.08%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (5.08%) H.323
5 3 (5.08%) SMTP
5 3 (5.08%) HTTP
6 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (11.86%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.08%) Big Data
4 3 (5.08%) MySQL
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.69%) DB2
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 9 (15.25%) Subversion
2 8 (13.56%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.69%) JUnit
General
1 30 (50.85%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Games
2 5 (8.47%) Banking
3 3 (5.08%) Retail
3 3 (5.08%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Marketing
4 1 (1.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (22.03%) Consultant
2 8 (13.56%) Developer
2 8 (13.56%) Senior Developer
2 8 (13.56%) Java Developer
2 8 (13.56%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (10.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) SQL DBA
4 5 (8.47%) Principal Consultant
4 5 (8.47%) DBA
4 5 (8.47%) Architect
4 5 (8.47%) Wintel Consultant
5 4 (6.78%) Senior Capacity Planner
5 4 (6.78%) Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Capacity Planner
6 3 (5.08%) Server Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Management Consultant
6 3 (5.08%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.08%) IT Manager
6 3 (5.08%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.34%) HTML
2 8 (13.56%) J2EE
2 8 (13.56%) Struts
2 8 (13.56%) XML
2 8 (13.56%) XSLT
2 8 (13.56%) Spring
2 8 (13.56%) jQuery
3 7 (11.86%) Spring MVC
3 7 (11.86%) Web Services
4 5 (8.47%) Middleware
5 1 (1.69%) Zend Framework
5 1 (1.69%) .NET
5 1 (1.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.47%) N-Tier
3 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.08%) Mobile Games
3 3 (5.08%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (5.08%) Social Gaming
4 2 (3.39%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (3.39%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.39%) Online Games
5 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.68%) Windows
2 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (15.25%) Linux
4 5 (8.47%) Windows 2000
4 5 (8.47%) UNIX
5 4 (6.78%) Windows 7
5 4 (6.78%) CentOS
6 3 (5.08%) AIX
6 3 (5.08%) Solaris
7 2 (3.39%) zOS
8 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.03%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (20.34%) ITIL
4 11 (18.64%) OO
4 11 (18.64%) Performance Management
5 10 (16.95%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (15.25%) SOA
6 9 (15.25%) Analytics
7 8 (13.56%) V-Model
7 8 (13.56%) Waterfall
7 8 (13.56%) OOA/OOD
7 8 (13.56%) CRM
7 8 (13.56%) UML
8 7 (11.86%) MVC
8 7 (11.86%) Time Management
9 6 (10.17%) Test Scripting
9 6 (10.17%) E-business
9 6 (10.17%) Service Management
9 6 (10.17%) Migration
9 6 (10.17%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.59%) SQL
2 13 (22.03%) Java
3 10 (16.95%) PL/SQL
4 5 (8.47%) C#
5 4 (6.78%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.08%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.08%) Perl
6 3 (5.08%) PHP
6 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.69%) Python
7 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) MCSE
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (6.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (5.08%) QA
4 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (13.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.78%) Hyper-V
2 4 (6.78%) vSphere
2 4 (6.78%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (5.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) SCOM
2 3 (5.08%) SCVMM
2 3 (5.08%) Nagios
2 3 (5.08%) SCCM
3 2 (3.39%) Cacti
4 1 (1.69%) Ganglia
4 1 (1.69%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (1.69%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.69%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 14 (23.73%) Oracle
2 8 (13.56%) VMware
3 7 (11.86%) Red Hat
3 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.17%) Citrix
5 5 (8.47%) HP
6 4 (6.78%) Cisco
6 4 (6.78%) Rackspace
7 3 (5.08%) IBM
7 3 (5.08%) BMC
8 2 (3.39%) CommVault
9 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.69%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.69%) Zend
9 1 (1.69%) CA
9 1 (1.69%) Intel
9 1 (1.69%) Sybase
9 1 (1.69%) JBoss
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday