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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 142 129 128
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 24 31 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.72% 0.99% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 1.23% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 10
Average salary £34,250 £72,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.75% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £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
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
2790 2524 2356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 83.81% 80.20% 76.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1777 1602 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 £61,250 £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 24 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 24 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 -22 18 £34,000 -53.10% 1
Stirling -20 3 £45,000 -
Dundee - 2 £16,500 -
Capacity Planning
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Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 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 24 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%) IIS
3 3 (5.26%) Apache
3 3 (5.26%) ColdFusion
4 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.75%) Lync
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
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%) Firewall
5 5 (8.77%) IPsec
5 5 (8.77%) VLAN
5 5 (8.77%) NAS
6 3 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (5.26%) SMTP
6 3 (5.26%) HTTP
6 3 (5.26%) H.323
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 2005
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
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%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Legal
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%) Principal Consultant
5 5 (8.77%) Management Consultant
5 5 (8.77%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (8.77%) Solutions Consultant
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Capacity Planner
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Capacity Planner
6 4 (7.02%) Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Product Manager
7 3 (5.26%) SQL DBA
7 3 (5.26%) Server Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) HTML
2 5 (8.77%) Middleware
3 4 (7.02%) Spring
3 4 (7.02%) Spring MVC
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
3 4 (7.02%) jQuery
4 1 (1.75%) RESTful
4 1 (1.75%) .NET
4 1 (1.75%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.77%) N-Tier
3 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.26%) Mobile Games
3 3 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (5.26%) Augmented Reality
3 3 (5.26%) Social Gaming
3 3 (5.26%) Data Structures
3 3 (5.26%) Algorithms
3 3 (5.26%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.51%) Online Games
5 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
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%) CentOS
5 5 (8.77%) UNIX
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%) Change Control
3 9 (15.79%) Analytics
3 9 (15.79%) Migration
3 9 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (14.04%) OO
4 8 (14.04%) CRM
4 8 (14.04%) Performance Management
5 7 (12.28%) Time Management
5 7 (12.28%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (12.28%) ITIL
6 6 (10.53%) SOA
6 6 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (10.53%) Business Continuity
6 6 (10.53%) Web Development
7 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (8.77%) Zachman Framework
7 5 (8.77%) TOGAF
7 5 (8.77%) BCP
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%) C#
5 3 (5.26%) PHP
6 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.51%) Perl
6 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
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%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.02%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) SCOM
1 4 (7.02%) Nagios
2 3 (5.26%) SCCM
2 3 (5.26%) SCVMM
2 3 (5.26%) Cacti
3 1 (1.75%) Ganglia
3 1 (1.75%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (1.75%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.75%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) HP
1 9 (15.79%) Oracle
2 8 (14.04%) Red Hat
3 7 (12.28%) VMware
3 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
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