The first table below looks at the demand for Capacity Planning skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 187 192 194
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 44 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.72% 0.37% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.46% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 22
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,262 £33,100 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £49,700 £47,350
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4916 4131 4264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.17% 79.41% 76.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4008 3543 3769
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Capacity Planning
England

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Capacity Planning
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the South West region.

Capacity Planning Salary Trend in the South West

Capacity Planning
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Capacity Planning Salary Histogram in the South West

Capacity Planning
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Planning within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Bristol +9 18 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Wiltshire +10 17 £47,500 +12.85% 1
Devon - 4 £63,000 -
Somerset - 3 £34,000 - 2
Gloucestershire -9 2 £40,000 +14.28%
Capacity Planning
England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 43 (51.19%) Degree
2 39 (46.43%) Cisco
3 36 (42.86%) VMware
4 34 (40.48%) Windows
5 29 (34.52%) Citrix
6 28 (33.33%) Linux
6 28 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 25 (29.76%) SLA
8 24 (28.57%) SQL
8 24 (28.57%) MySQL
9 23 (27.38%) CCNA
9 23 (27.38%) Cisco Certification
10 21 (25.00%) HP
11 20 (23.81%) Firewall
11 20 (23.81%) Computer Science
12 18 (21.43%) Wiki
12 18 (21.43%) Security Cleared
12 18 (21.43%) Ubuntu
12 18 (21.43%) Apache
13 17 (20.24%) E-Commerce
13 17 (20.24%) Juniper
13 17 (20.24%) E-business
13 17 (20.24%) Document Management
13 17 (20.24%) Zend
13 17 (20.24%) NetScaler
14 16 (19.05%) F5
14 16 (19.05%) PowerShell
14 16 (19.05%) SolarWinds
14 16 (19.05%) Performance Monitoring
14 16 (19.05%) OPNET

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 18 (21.43%) Apache
2 5 (5.95%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.19%) Confluence
4 1 (1.19%) MediaWiki
4 1 (1.19%) nginx
4 1 (1.19%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) MS Office
2 2 (2.38%) MS Project
3 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (23.81%) Firewall
2 17 (20.24%) NetScaler
3 14 (16.67%) VoIP
4 11 (13.10%) Wireshark
5 10 (11.90%) SAN
6 9 (10.71%) WAN
7 8 (9.52%) Ethernet
8 5 (5.95%) SNMP
9 3 (3.57%) Unified Communications
9 3 (3.57%) DMZ
9 3 (3.57%) LAN
10 2 (2.38%) DNS
10 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
10 2 (2.38%) ISDN
10 2 (2.38%) Wireless
10 2 (2.38%) Frame Relay
10 2 (2.38%) DWDM
10 2 (2.38%) MPLS
10 2 (2.38%) VPLS
10 2 (2.38%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.57%) MySQL
2 11 (13.10%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.95%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.95%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.19%) Hudson
2 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.19%) JIRA
2 1 (1.19%) Subversion
General
1 7 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.38%) Investment Banking
2 2 (2.38%) Banking
3 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.19%) Front Office
3 1 (1.19%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (21.43%) Consultant
2 14 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 12 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (9.52%) Support Engineer
4 8 (9.52%) DBA
5 7 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (8.33%) Administrator
5 7 (8.33%) Architect
6 6 (7.14%) Technical Support
6 6 (7.14%) Applications Consultant
6 6 (7.14%) Performance Consultant
7 5 (5.95%) Senior Performance Consultant
7 5 (5.95%) Capacity Planning Consultant
7 5 (5.95%) Service Performance Manager
7 5 (5.95%) Tivoli Consultant
7 5 (5.95%) Performance Manager
7 5 (5.95%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (5.95%) Network Consultant
7 5 (5.95%) Service Manager
7 5 (5.95%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.10%) HTML
2 7 (8.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 18 (21.43%) Wiki
3 7 (8.33%) Statistics
4 4 (4.76%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.57%) e-Health
6 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.19%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 34 (40.48%) Windows
2 28 (33.33%) Linux
3 18 (21.43%) Ubuntu
4 15 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.76%) AIX
7 4 (4.76%) UNIX
7 4 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.19%) CentOS
8 1 (1.19%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.19%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.24%) E-Commerce
1 17 (20.24%) E-business
1 17 (20.24%) Document Management
2 16 (19.05%) Performance Monitoring
3 14 (16.67%) ITIL
4 11 (13.10%) Service Management
4 11 (13.10%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (11.90%) Business Continuity Planning
5 10 (11.90%) Business Continuity
5 10 (11.90%) BCP
6 8 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (9.52%) Performance Analysis
7 7 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (8.33%) DevOps
7 7 (8.33%) Change Management
8 6 (7.14%) Performance Management
9 5 (5.95%) Demand Forecasting
9 5 (5.95%) Resource Management
10 4 (4.76%) Data Modelling
10 4 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (28.57%) SQL
2 16 (19.05%) PowerShell
3 12 (14.29%) Java
3 12 (14.29%) Perl
4 11 (13.10%) VB
4 11 (13.10%) Python
5 5 (5.95%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.19%) Ruby
6 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 43 (51.19%) Degree
2 23 (27.38%) CCNA
2 23 (27.38%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (21.43%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.38%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.19%) MCP
6 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (29.76%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (19.05%) Terminal Services
3 5 (5.95%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (3.57%) VMFS
4 3 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (3.57%) vCloud
4 3 (3.57%) VMware Server
4 3 (3.57%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.57%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.19%) Postfix
5 1 (1.19%) XenServer
5 1 (1.19%) Samba
Systems Management
1 16 (19.05%) OPNET
1 16 (19.05%) OpenView
2 11 (13.10%) Nagios
2 11 (13.10%) SolarWinds Orion
2 11 (13.10%) CA Spectrum
3 5 (5.95%) Tivoli
3 5 (5.95%) Netcool
3 5 (5.95%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 5 (5.95%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (2.38%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.38%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (2.38%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (2.38%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.19%) Puppet
5 1 (1.19%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.19%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 39 (46.43%) Cisco
2 36 (42.86%) VMware
3 29 (34.52%) Citrix
4 21 (25.00%) HP
5 17 (20.24%) Juniper
5 17 (20.24%) Zend
6 16 (19.05%) F5
6 16 (19.05%) SolarWinds
7 14 (16.67%) CA
8 11 (13.10%) Compuware
8 11 (13.10%) Riverbed
9 8 (9.52%) BMC
10 7 (8.33%) IBM
11 6 (7.14%) NetScout
12 5 (5.95%) Microsoft
12 5 (5.95%) NetApp
12 5 (5.95%) Red Hat
12 5 (5.95%) EMC
12 5 (5.95%) Oracle
13 2 (2.38%) Sun
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