The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 193 182 196
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +14
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 34 26 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.55% 0.51% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.64% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 20
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,805 £34,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,900 £52,500 £45,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Capacity Planning
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4942 4079 4227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.12% 80.55% 74.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4001 3482 3736
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 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 29 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 +5 17 £41,500 +3.75% 1
Wiltshire -7 8 £55,656 +32.23%
Somerset -15 6 £34,000 -17.07%
Devon - 2 £43,500 -
Dorset -7 1 - -
Capacity Planning
England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 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 42 (52.50%) Degree
2 38 (47.50%) VMware
3 32 (40.00%) Windows
3 32 (40.00%) Cisco
4 30 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 25 (31.25%) Citrix
6 24 (30.00%) Linux
7 23 (28.75%) SQL
7 23 (28.75%) Computer Science
8 21 (26.25%) SLA
9 20 (25.00%) MySQL
10 19 (23.75%) CCNA
10 19 (23.75%) HP
10 19 (23.75%) Cisco Certification
11 18 (22.50%) PowerShell
11 18 (22.50%) Security Cleared
12 16 (20.00%) SolarWinds
12 16 (20.00%) F5
12 16 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
12 16 (20.00%) Juniper
12 16 (20.00%) Terminal Services
12 16 (20.00%) OpenView
12 16 (20.00%) OPNET
13 15 (18.75%) Firewall
14 14 (17.50%) CA
14 14 (17.50%) ITIL
14 14 (17.50%) Apache
14 14 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
14 14 (17.50%) Wiki
14 14 (17.50%) Ubuntu

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 14 (17.50%) Apache
2 4 (5.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.25%) nginx
4 1 (1.25%) Confluence
4 1 (1.25%) MediaWiki
4 1 (1.25%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) MS Office
2 3 (3.75%) MS Project
3 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.75%) Firewall
2 13 (16.25%) VoIP
2 13 (16.25%) NetScaler
3 11 (13.75%) Wireshark
4 8 (10.00%) WAN
5 7 (8.75%) Ethernet
5 7 (8.75%) SAN
6 5 (6.25%) SNMP
7 3 (3.75%) DMZ
8 2 (2.50%) Unified Communications
8 2 (2.50%) LAN
9 1 (1.25%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (1.25%) FCoE
9 1 (1.25%) PABX
9 1 (1.25%) LDAP
9 1 (1.25%) ISDN
9 1 (1.25%) Network Security
9 1 (1.25%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.25%) xDSL
9 1 (1.25%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.00%) MySQL
2 13 (16.25%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.25%) Subversion
3 1 (1.25%) JIRA
3 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.25%) Hudson
General
1 8 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.50%) Banking
2 2 (2.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (20.00%) Consultant
2 12 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
3 10 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (11.25%) DBA
4 9 (11.25%) Administrator
5 8 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (8.75%) Architect
7 6 (7.50%) Applications Consultant
7 6 (7.50%) Performance Consultant
8 5 (6.25%) Senior Performance Consultant
8 5 (6.25%) Capacity Planning Consultant
8 5 (6.25%) Service Performance Manager
8 5 (6.25%) Performance Manager
8 5 (6.25%) Systems Support
8 5 (6.25%) Network Consultant
8 5 (6.25%) Service Manager
8 5 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (6.25%) SQL DBA
8 5 (6.25%) Tivoli Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.75%) HTML
2 7 (8.75%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.75%) Computer Science
2 14 (17.50%) Wiki
3 6 (7.50%) Statistics
4 4 (5.00%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.75%) e-Health
6 1 (1.25%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 32 (40.00%) Windows
2 24 (30.00%) Linux
3 14 (17.50%) Ubuntu
3 14 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (11.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.00%) AIX
6 4 (5.00%) UNIX
6 4 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.25%) CentOS
7 1 (1.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 14 (17.50%) ITIL
3 13 (16.25%) E-Commerce
3 13 (16.25%) E-business
3 13 (16.25%) Document Management
4 12 (15.00%) Business Continuity
5 10 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
6 9 (11.25%) Business Continuity Planning
6 9 (11.25%) Service Management
6 9 (11.25%) BCP
7 8 (10.00%) DevOps
8 7 (8.75%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (7.50%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (7.50%) Performance Management
9 6 (7.50%) Data Modelling
10 5 (6.25%) Change Management
10 5 (6.25%) Project Management
10 5 (6.25%) Resource Management
10 5 (6.25%) Demand Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 23 (28.75%) SQL
2 18 (22.50%) PowerShell
3 12 (15.00%) Java
3 12 (15.00%) Perl
4 11 (13.75%) VB
4 11 (13.75%) Python
5 4 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.25%) C
6 1 (1.25%) PHP
6 1 (1.25%) Ruby
6 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 42 (52.50%) Degree
2 19 (23.75%) CCNA
2 19 (23.75%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (22.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.75%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (26.25%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (20.00%) Terminal Services
3 4 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (3.75%) VMware Server
4 3 (3.75%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.75%) VMFS
4 3 (3.75%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (3.75%) vCloud
5 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.25%) Samba
5 1 (1.25%) Postfix
5 1 (1.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (20.00%) OpenView
1 16 (20.00%) OPNET
2 11 (13.75%) SolarWinds Orion
2 11 (13.75%) Nagios
2 11 (13.75%) CA Spectrum
3 5 (6.25%) CiscoWorks
3 5 (6.25%) Tivoli
3 5 (6.25%) Netcool
3 5 (6.25%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 2 (2.50%) Puppet
5 1 (1.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 38 (47.50%) VMware
2 32 (40.00%) Cisco
3 25 (31.25%) Citrix
4 19 (23.75%) HP
5 16 (20.00%) Juniper
5 16 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 16 (20.00%) F5
6 14 (17.50%) CA
7 13 (16.25%) Zend
8 11 (13.75%) Compuware
8 11 (13.75%) Riverbed
9 6 (7.50%) NetQoS
9 6 (7.50%) Ipanema Technologies
9 6 (7.50%) BMC
9 6 (7.50%) NetScout
9 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
10 5 (6.25%) IBM
10 5 (6.25%) Red Hat
11 4 (5.00%) Oracle
12 3 (3.75%) EMC
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago