The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 329 396 361
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -35
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 925 772 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.84% 0.65% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 0.79% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 679 600 572
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,100 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
91650 97108 87435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.32% 82.02% 80.14%
Number of salaries quoted 74194 78433 71898
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Capacity Planning
Salary Trend

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

Capacity Planning Salary Trend in the UK

Capacity Planning
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 within the UK.

Capacity Planning Salary Histogram in the UK

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Planning within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
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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 +75 888 £50,000 - 78
London +73 370 £60,000 - 25
South East +66 247 £47,500 +5.55% 23
East of England +55 97 £45,000 -25.00% 7
City of London +58 87 £60,000 +20.00% 9
Berkshire +32 68 £55,000 +15.78% 6
Hampshire +24 61 £45,000 +12.85% 5
Yorkshire +4 60 £42,500 +16.43% 4
Buckinghamshire +38 54 £41,750 -4.57% 6
South West -7 42 £40,000 -10.11% 5
Milton Keynes +22 38 £38,750 -18.42% 2
West Yorkshire +3 38 £50,000 +25.00% 3
East Midlands +14 34 £35,000 -10.25% 2
Leeds +1 34 £50,000 +29.87% 3
North West 0 33 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Bedfordshire +29 29 £45,000 -2.17% 1
Winchester -4 29 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Hertfordshire -7 27 £51,250 -14.58% 3
Essex +15 24 £47,500 -36.66% 1
Scotland +21 23 £50,000 +14.94% 3
Surrey +3 22 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Reading +1 22 £55,000 +22.22% 5
West Sussex +20 21 £50,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +21 17 £41,250 +17.85% 1
Nottinghamshire +6 16 £35,000 -42.14%
Nottingham -4 16 £35,000 -42.14%
West Midlands -49 14 £45,000 +2.85% 6
Bedford - 14 £42,500 - 1
Cheshire +13 13 £41,250 -0.54%
Luton +7 13 £41,250 -37.73%

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 575 (32.80%) Windows
2 549 (31.32%) SQL
3 441 (25.16%) Microsoft
4 427 (24.36%) Performance Tuning
5 410 (23.39%) SQL Server
6 408 (23.27%) Linux
7 392 (22.36%) Finance
8 346 (19.74%) VMware
9 344 (19.62%) Cisco
10 281 (16.03%) ITIL
11 276 (15.74%) SAN
12 272 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
13 265 (15.12%) HP
14 264 (15.06%) Oracle
15 263 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
16 259 (14.77%) Agile Software Development
17 246 (14.03%) Firewall
18 236 (13.46%) MS Excel
19 225 (12.84%) Clustering
20 224 (12.78%) Disaster Recovery
21 222 (12.66%) T-SQL
22 217 (12.38%) UNIX
22 217 (12.38%) Project Management
23 205 (11.69%) Active Directory
24 201 (11.47%) Java
25 200 (11.41%) WAN
26 191 (10.90%) LAN
27 186 (10.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 182 (10.38%) Degree
29 172 (9.81%) DNS

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 144 (8.21%) Apache
2 89 (5.08%) MS Exchange
3 88 (5.02%) SharePoint
4 86 (4.91%) IIS
5 71 (4.05%) Tomcat
6 44 (2.51%) nginx
7 35 (2.00%) Lync
7 35 (2.00%) WebLogic
8 32 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
9 30 (1.71%) WebSphere
9 30 (1.71%) Drupal
10 25 (1.43%) Confluence
11 23 (1.31%) CMS
12 20 (1.14%) JBoss
12 20 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
13 19 (1.08%) MediaWiki
14 18 (1.03%) Liferay
14 18 (1.03%) GlassFish
14 18 (1.03%) Oracle Coherence
15 17 (0.97%) Mule
Applications
1 236 (13.46%) MS Excel
2 85 (4.85%) MS Office
3 47 (2.68%) MS Project
4 17 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.34%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.057%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.057%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 15 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.46%) Magento
5 6 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.23%) Changepoint
7 3 (0.17%) SAP PP
7 3 (0.17%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.11%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.11%) ENOVIA
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle Utilities
8 2 (0.11%) SAP MII
9 1 (0.057%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.057%) Epicor Vantage
9 1 (0.057%) Fredhopper
9 1 (0.057%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.057%) Siebel Analytics
9 1 (0.057%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.057%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 79 (4.51%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (1.77%) SaaS
4 24 (1.37%) PaaS
5 21 (1.20%) Office 365
6 18 (1.03%) IaaS
7 8 (0.46%) Mimecast
8 7 (0.40%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.29%) Google App Engine
10 5 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (0.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 5 (0.29%) Google Compute Engine
11 3 (0.17%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.11%) IBM Blueworks
12 2 (0.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 276 (15.74%) SAN
2 246 (14.03%) Firewall
3 200 (11.41%) WAN
4 191 (10.90%) LAN
5 172 (9.81%) DNS
6 137 (7.82%) VPN
7 125 (7.13%) TCP/IP
8 106 (6.05%) Fibre Channel
9 93 (5.31%) Network Security
10 88 (5.02%) DHCP
11 85 (4.85%) BGP
12 82 (4.68%) Internet
13 75 (4.28%) Cisco ASA
14 72 (4.11%) OSPF
15 70 (3.99%) MPLS
16 60 (3.42%) IPsec
17 52 (2.97%) NAS
18 51 (2.91%) Wireless
18 51 (2.91%) EIGRP
18 51 (2.91%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 410 (23.39%) SQL Server
2 186 (10.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 165 (9.41%) MySQL
4 129 (7.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 129 (7.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 116 (6.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 110 (6.27%) Oracle Database
7 95 (5.42%) Relational Database
8 57 (3.25%) RDBMS
9 53 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
10 52 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
11 45 (2.57%) PostgreSQL
12 43 (2.45%) SQL Server 2005
13 41 (2.34%) Hadoop
14 39 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
15 35 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 33 (1.88%) Oracle Database 10g
17 28 (1.60%) SQL Server 2000
17 28 (1.60%) DTS
18 24 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 43 (2.45%) Subversion
2 35 (2.00%) Git (software)
3 34 (1.94%) JIRA
4 33 (1.88%) Jenkins
5 28 (1.60%) Hudson
6 17 (0.97%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 15 (0.86%) Eclipse
8 14 (0.80%) LoadRunner
8 14 (0.80%) JMeter
9 7 (0.40%) Visual Studio
9 7 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
10 6 (0.34%) Ant
10 6 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 5 (0.29%) JProfiler
11 5 (0.29%) Maven
12 4 (0.23%) Toad
13 3 (0.17%) Mercurial
13 3 (0.17%) Gradle
General
1 392 (22.36%) Finance
2 104 (5.93%) Telecoms
3 63 (3.59%) Banking
4 58 (3.31%) Retail
5 56 (3.19%) Games
6 45 (2.57%) Marketing
7 33 (1.88%) Law
8 29 (1.65%) Legal
9 20 (1.14%) Manufacturing
10 19 (1.08%) Back Office
11 17 (0.97%) Advertising
12 16 (0.91%) Investment Banking
13 14 (0.80%) Publishing
13 14 (0.80%) Financial Institution
14 12 (0.68%) Automotive
14 12 (0.68%) Billing
15 8 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
16 7 (0.40%) Aerospace
17 6 (0.34%) Welsh Language
17 6 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 355 (20.25%) DBA
2 260 (14.83%) SQL DBA
3 214 (12.21%) Administrator
4 213 (12.15%) Architect
5 138 (7.87%) Analyst
6 135 (7.70%) Network Engineer
7 114 (6.50%) SQL Server DBA
8 102 (5.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 80 (4.56%) Solutions Architect
10 76 (4.34%) Storage Specialist
11 64 (3.65%) Backup Specialist
12 63 (3.59%) Senior DBA
13 60 (3.42%) Senior Storage Specialist
13 60 (3.42%) Developer
14 55 (3.14%) Consultant
15 54 (3.08%) Systems Administrator
16 52 (2.97%) Support Engineer
16 52 (2.97%) Senior SQL DBA
17 42 (2.40%) Systems Engineer
18 40 (2.28%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (4.68%) Web Services
2 79 (4.51%) Middleware
3 62 (3.54%) .NET
3 62 (3.54%) J2EE
4 52 (2.97%) Spring
5 40 (2.28%) HTML
6 37 (2.11%) LAMP
7 32 (1.83%) XML
8 24 (1.37%) COM
9 20 (1.14%) HTML5
10 19 (1.08%) .NET Framework
11 18 (1.03%) CSS
12 17 (0.97%) WSH
12 17 (0.97%) PhoneGap
13 16 (0.91%) Hibernate
13 16 (0.91%) Lucene
14 14 (0.80%) Oracle Fusion
14 14 (0.80%) XSD
15 12 (0.68%) WSDL
16 11 (0.63%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 263 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 225 (12.84%) Clustering
3 154 (8.78%) Replication
4 98 (5.59%) Management Information System
5 75 (4.28%) Open Source
6 68 (3.88%) CMDB
7 50 (2.85%) Statistics
8 47 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
9 45 (2.57%) Client/Server
10 41 (2.34%) Computer Science
11 37 (2.11%) N-Tier
12 35 (2.00%) Mainframe
13 31 (1.77%) Data Protection Act
14 30 (1.71%) Hedge funds
15 22 (1.25%) PMI
16 20 (1.14%) Wiki
17 18 (1.03%) EPoS
18 17 (0.97%) iSeries
19 16 (0.91%) Enterprise Storage
20 15 (0.86%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 575 (32.80%) Windows
2 408 (23.27%) Linux
3 217 (12.38%) UNIX
4 156 (8.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 117 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 106 (6.05%) Solaris
7 95 (5.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 70 (3.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 68 (3.88%) AIX
10 52 (2.97%) Windows 7
11 46 (2.62%) Ubuntu
12 33 (1.88%) CentOS
13 32 (1.83%) Debian
14 13 (0.74%) Windows 2000
15 12 (0.68%) Android
15 12 (0.68%) Apple iOS
16 6 (0.34%) Windows 8
16 6 (0.34%) Windows XP
16 6 (0.34%) HPUX
17 4 (0.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 427 (24.36%) Performance Tuning
2 281 (16.03%) ITIL
3 259 (14.77%) Agile Software Development
4 224 (12.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 217 (12.38%) Project Management
6 147 (8.39%) Change Management
7 130 (7.42%) Business Intelligence
8 122 (6.96%) Load Balancing
9 119 (6.79%) Migration
10 114 (6.50%) Service Delivery
11 113 (6.45%) Incident Management
12 107 (6.10%) Performance Monitoring
13 100 (5.70%) DevOps
14 99 (5.65%) Capacity Management
15 98 (5.59%) PRINCE2
16 93 (5.31%) Performance Management
17 91 (5.19%) Technical Architecture
18 90 (5.13%) E-Commerce
18 90 (5.13%) Change Control
19 89 (5.08%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 549 (31.32%) SQL
2 222 (12.66%) T-SQL
3 201 (11.47%) Java
4 122 (6.96%) Perl
5 110 (6.27%) PowerShell
6 81 (4.62%) Python
7 74 (4.22%) PHP
8 68 (3.88%) Shell Script
9 66 (3.76%) Bash Shell
10 55 (3.14%) JavaScript
11 53 (3.02%) C
12 48 (2.74%) PL/SQL
13 39 (2.22%) Ruby
14 21 (1.20%) C#
15 15 (0.86%) VBA
16 13 (0.74%) AWK
17 12 (0.68%) C++
18 11 (0.63%) Objective-C
19 10 (0.57%) VB
20 9 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 182 (10.38%) Degree
2 151 (8.61%) Cisco Certification
3 112 (6.39%) CCNP
4 103 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 87 (4.96%) CCNA
6 57 (3.25%) Security Cleared
7 56 (3.19%) MCSE
8 38 (2.17%) SC Cleared
9 35 (2.00%) CCSP
10 34 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 34 (1.94%) MCITP
11 28 (1.60%) DV Cleared
12 25 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
13 24 (1.37%) PMI Certification
14 23 (1.31%) Oracle Certification
15 20 (1.14%) MCSA
15 20 (1.14%) OCP
16 18 (1.03%) PMP
17 17 (0.97%) CCIE
17 17 (0.97%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 154 (8.78%) SLA
2 52 (2.97%) QA
3 41 (2.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 23 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.57%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.46%) ISO 9000
7 6 (0.34%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.17%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.11%) P3O
10 1 (0.057%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 272 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 205 (11.69%) Active Directory
3 147 (8.39%) Hyper-V
4 90 (5.13%) VMware ESX
5 63 (3.59%) Oracle RAC
6 57 (3.25%) vSphere
7 50 (2.85%) NFS
8 45 (2.57%) XenServer
9 38 (2.17%) Postfix
10 33 (1.88%) XenApp
11 30 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
12 25 (1.43%) Samba
13 20 (1.14%) Squid
13 20 (1.14%) iptables
14 19 (1.08%) Sendmail
15 18 (1.03%) XenDesktop
16 14 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
17 12 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
17 12 (0.68%) vCloud
18 9 (0.51%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 90 (5.13%) Puppet
2 54 (3.08%) Data Guard
3 49 (2.80%) SCOM
4 42 (2.40%) NetBackup
4 42 (2.40%) Nagios
5 36 (2.05%) SCCM
6 34 (1.94%) Oracle RMAN
7 32 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
8 26 (1.48%) Legato
8 26 (1.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 23 (1.31%) ZABBIX
10 21 (1.20%) WSUS
10 21 (1.20%) Tivoli
11 15 (0.86%) yum
12 13 (0.74%) Salt
12 13 (0.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 13 (0.74%) OpenView
12 13 (0.74%) Cacti
13 12 (0.68%) Ansible
14 11 (0.63%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 441 (25.16%) Microsoft
2 346 (19.74%) VMware
3 344 (19.62%) Cisco
4 265 (15.12%) HP
5 264 (15.06%) Oracle
6 166 (9.47%) Citrix
7 121 (6.90%) NetApp
8 120 (6.85%) CommVault
9 114 (6.50%) EMC
10 111 (6.33%) Brocade
11 102 (5.82%) 3PAR
12 96 (5.48%) Red Hat
13 91 (5.19%) IBM
14 89 (5.08%) CheckPoint
15 78 (4.45%) Juniper
16 47 (2.68%) Sun
17 35 (2.00%) Veritas
17 35 (2.00%) F5
18 31 (1.77%) BMC
19 30 (1.71%) SAP
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bournemouth University Recruitment
Salary: Starting salary from £38,511 to £45,954 per annum with further progres
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £26,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: Up to £44,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Send
Salary: From £42,500 to £47,500 per annum Includes excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Smoke & Mirrors
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Highams Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vertical IT Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sussex
Computer People
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Broady Limited
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Colne, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday