The table below looks at the statistics for the Capacity Planner role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Capacity Planner in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planner
Rank 888 868 852
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Capacity Planner 16 3 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.003% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.003% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 12
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 - £47,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110590 102435 111475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.25% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89418 84946 95316
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Capacity Planner
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Capacity Planner in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Capacity Planner Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Capacity Planner
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Capacity Planner within the UK.

Capacity Planner Salary Trend in the UK

Capacity Planner
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Planner within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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
England -5 12 £50,000 +11.11%
London +5 11 £50,000 +11.11%
City of London -3 4 £52,500 +16.66%
Stirling - 4 £47,500 -
Scotland - 4 £47,500 -
Basingstoke - 1 £47,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £47,500 -
South East - 1 £47,500 -

Capacity Planner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Capacity Planner in their job title 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 with Capacity Planner in their job title.

1 24 (70.59%) ITIL
2 23 (67.65%) Finance
3 18 (52.94%) Capacity Management
4 15 (44.12%) SQL
5 14 (41.18%) Demand Forecasting
6 13 (38.24%) Advertising
7 11 (32.35%) UNIX
7 11 (32.35%) Windows
7 11 (32.35%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (26.47%) BMC
9 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
10 7 (20.59%) AIX
10 7 (20.59%) Solaris
10 7 (20.59%) T-SQL
10 7 (20.59%) Oracle
10 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
10 7 (20.59%) PL/SQL
10 7 (20.59%) Red Hat
10 7 (20.59%) IBM
10 7 (20.59%) ColdFusion
10 7 (20.59%) Citrix
10 7 (20.59%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (20.59%) VMware
10 7 (20.59%) Web Development
10 7 (20.59%) Performance Testing
11 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (17.65%) Service Management
12 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
12 5 (14.71%) MS Office
13 4 (11.76%) Perl

Capacity Planner
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Capacity Planner in their job title 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 with Capacity Planner in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (20.59%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) OSPF
1 4 (11.76%) BGP
2 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
General
1 23 (67.65%) Finance
2 13 (38.24%) Advertising
3 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) UNIX
1 11 (32.35%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) AIX
2 7 (20.59%) Solaris
3 3 (8.82%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) ITIL
2 18 (52.94%) Capacity Management
3 14 (41.18%) Demand Forecasting
4 11 (32.35%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (20.59%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (20.59%) Web Development
5 7 (20.59%) Performance Testing
6 6 (17.65%) Service Management
7 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.94%) Resource Management
7 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) SQL
2 7 (20.59%) T-SQL
2 7 (20.59%) PL/SQL
3 4 (11.76%) Perl
3 4 (11.76%) Java
4 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) BMC
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle
2 7 (20.59%) Red Hat
2 7 (20.59%) IBM
2 7 (20.59%) Citrix
2 7 (20.59%) VMware
3 4 (11.76%) Cisco
3 4 (11.76%) Juniper
3 4 (11.76%) SolarWinds