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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 128 142 159
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +17
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 34 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.15% 0.64% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 0.74% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 11
Average salary £38,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
2660 2698 2820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.59% 86.92% 84.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1702 1719 1843
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 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 -1 21 £38,500 -3.75%
Edinburgh +17 14 £38,000 -15.55%
Capacity Planning
UK

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 36 (58.06%) Finance
2 30 (48.39%) Windows
3 29 (46.77%) Microsoft
4 26 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (37.10%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (37.10%) VMware
6 22 (35.48%) Active Directory
7 21 (33.87%) Windows Server
8 18 (29.03%) Data Centre
9 17 (27.42%) Line Management
9 17 (27.42%) SAN
9 17 (27.42%) Pharmaceutical
9 17 (27.42%) Retail
10 16 (25.81%) Banking
11 15 (24.19%) Project Management
12 14 (22.58%) Clustering
13 13 (20.97%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (20.97%) MCSE
14 12 (19.35%) Root Cause Analysis
15 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (17.74%) MS Exchange
15 11 (17.74%) Migration
16 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
16 10 (16.13%) Red Hat
16 10 (16.13%) Citrix
16 10 (16.13%) Change Control
17 9 (14.52%) vSphere
17 9 (14.52%) DHCP
17 9 (14.52%) DNS
17 9 (14.52%) EMC

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 11 (17.74%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.90%) IIS
3 7 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (27.42%) SAN
2 9 (14.52%) DHCP
2 9 (14.52%) DNS
3 4 (6.45%) Internet
4 3 (4.84%) ISDN
4 3 (4.84%) Q.931
4 3 (4.84%) VoIP
5 2 (3.23%) Firewall
5 2 (3.23%) SSL
6 1 (1.61%) LAN
6 1 (1.61%) WAN
6 1 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) PowerCenter
2 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.45%) DTS
4 4 (6.45%) GIS
4 4 (6.45%) RDBMS
4 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 7
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.61%) DB2
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 36 (58.06%) Finance
2 17 (27.42%) Pharmaceutical
2 17 (27.42%) Retail
3 16 (25.81%) Banking
4 6 (9.68%) Marketing
5 5 (8.06%) Legal
6 3 (4.84%) Back Office
6 3 (4.84%) Investment Banking
6 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (48.39%) Consultant
2 17 (27.42%) Wintel Consultant
3 9 (14.52%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (14.52%) Support Consultant
3 9 (14.52%) Wintel Support
4 8 (12.90%) Senior Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) Administrator
5 7 (11.29%) AIX Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) Informatica Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) Unix Consultant
6 6 (9.68%) Backup Administrator
6 6 (9.68%) Principal Consultant
6 6 (9.68%) Principal Technical Consultant
6 6 (9.68%) Storage Administrator
6 6 (9.68%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (8.06%) DBA
7 5 (8.06%) EMC Storage Administrator
7 5 (8.06%) SQL DBA
8 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) Middleware
2 2 (3.23%) RAML
2 2 (3.23%) RESTful
2 2 (3.23%) SOAP
2 2 (3.23%) Swagger
2 2 (3.23%) Web Services
2 2 (3.23%) XML
2 2 (3.23%) XSLT
2 2 (3.23%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.03%) Data Centre
2 14 (22.58%) Clustering
3 9 (14.52%) Management Information System
4 6 (9.68%) N-Tier
4 6 (9.68%) Replication
5 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.61%) EMC Centera
6 1 (1.61%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 30 (48.39%) Windows
2 26 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (33.87%) Windows Server
4 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (14.52%) Unix
5 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (12.90%) AIX
6 8 (12.90%) Windows 2000
7 3 (4.84%) Windows NT
8 2 (3.23%) Linux
8 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.42%) Line Management
2 15 (24.19%) Project Management
3 12 (19.35%) Root Cause Analysis
4 11 (17.74%) Migration
5 10 (16.13%) Change Control
6 8 (12.90%) Asset Management
7 6 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (9.68%) Performance Management
7 6 (9.68%) Presales
8 5 (8.06%) Change Management
8 5 (8.06%) Open Source
9 4 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.45%) High Availability
9 4 (6.45%) ITIL
9 4 (6.45%) Operations Management
9 4 (6.45%) Problem Management
9 4 (6.45%) Service Delivery
10 3 (4.84%) Capacity Management
11 2 (3.23%) People Management
11 2 (3.23%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.90%) SQL
2 6 (9.68%) PowerShell
3 5 (8.06%) T-SQL
4 4 (6.45%) C
5 2 (3.23%) Java
5 2 (3.23%) Perl
5 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (20.97%) MCSE
1 13 (20.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (14.52%) MCITP
3 3 (4.84%) CCNA
3 3 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) Data Quality
2 4 (6.45%) QA
3 2 (3.23%) P3O
System Software
1 23 (37.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (35.48%) Active Directory
3 9 (14.52%) vSphere
4 1 (1.61%) Firmware
4 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (6.45%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.61%) SCOM
3 1 (1.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 29 (46.77%) Microsoft
2 23 (37.10%) VMware
3 10 (16.13%) Citrix
3 10 (16.13%) Red Hat
4 9 (14.52%) EMC
5 7 (11.29%) Dell
5 7 (11.29%) IBM
5 7 (11.29%) Informatica
6 4 (6.45%) Oracle
7 2 (3.23%) BT
7 2 (3.23%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.61%) Sybase
8 1 (1.61%) Symantec
8 1 (1.61%) Twitter
8 1 (1.61%) Veritas