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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 367 320 284
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -36
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 803 904 1090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.72% 0.83% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.01% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 607 721 865
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,100 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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
92095 89576 91817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.23% 81.81% 79.51%
Number of salaries quoted 75962 71840 78174
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 December 2014 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 19 December 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
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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 -25 757 £47,750 -4.50% 68
London -10 338 £57,500 +9.52% 19
South East -44 140 £45,000 -10.00% 18
City of London +8 87 £57,500 +9.52% 5
Yorkshire -24 69 £42,500 -5.55% 1
West Midlands -17 60 £43,250 +1.76% 8
South West +11 55 £47,750 +27.33% 6
East of England -8 53 £45,000 +4.65% 6
West Yorkshire -7 48 £40,000 -16.23% 1
Hampshire -29 41 £42,500 -0.29% 6
Leeds -2 39 £41,250 -8.33%
Surrey -16 39 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Hertfordshire -1 24 £53,750 +34.37% 3
East Midlands +24 23 £34,000 -9.33% 4
Buckinghamshire +16 23 £53,000 +17.77% 3
Scotland +2 22 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Gloucestershire - 21 £45,000 - 1
Bristol -3 20 £57,500 +53.33% 2
Wales +5 17 £32,000 -14.66% 3
Birmingham -22 17 £42,500 - 4
North West -26 16 £35,000 -15.15% 6
Cheltenham - 16 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes +9 14 £53,500 +28.91%
Solihull 0 14 £41,000 -8.88%
Essex -9 14 £42,500 -45.16%
Berkshire -44 14 £68,750 -11.29% 2
South Wales +5 13 £32,000 -11.72% 3
Southampton +15 12 £38,500 -40.76% 3
Winchester +13 12 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Reading -16 12 £70,000 -12.50% 2

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 491 (31.92%) Windows
2 399 (25.94%) SQL
3 382 (24.84%) Linux
4 354 (23.02%) SQL Server
5 347 (22.56%) Finance
6 334 (21.72%) Microsoft
7 332 (21.59%) VMware
8 328 (21.33%) Performance Tuning
9 299 (19.44%) Cisco
10 291 (18.92%) ITIL
11 280 (18.21%) Oracle
12 274 (17.82%) Firewall
13 262 (17.04%) UNIX
14 260 (16.91%) Analytical Skills
15 254 (16.51%) SAN
16 245 (15.93%) HP
17 240 (15.60%) VMware Infrastructure
18 222 (14.43%) Project Management
19 218 (14.17%) WAN
20 207 (13.46%) DNS
21 205 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
22 204 (13.26%) MS Excel
23 200 (13.00%) LAN
23 200 (13.00%) Degree
24 186 (12.09%) MySQL
25 179 (11.64%) Java
26 173 (11.25%) Disaster Recovery
27 164 (10.66%) Cisco Certification
28 162 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
29 159 (10.34%) Citrix

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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
1 151 (9.82%) Apache
2 92 (5.98%) Tomcat
3 79 (5.14%) MS Exchange
4 77 (5.01%) IIS
5 72 (4.68%) SharePoint
6 44 (2.86%) Lync
7 40 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
7 40 (2.60%) nginx
8 30 (1.95%) WebLogic
8 30 (1.95%) WebSphere
9 24 (1.56%) CMS
10 21 (1.37%) Apache Solr
11 20 (1.30%) Drupal
11 20 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
12 18 (1.17%) Confluence
12 18 (1.17%) Liferay
13 17 (1.11%) GlassFish
14 15 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
14 15 (0.98%) OpenStack
15 14 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 204 (13.26%) MS Excel
2 53 (3.45%) MS Office
3 27 (1.76%) MS Project
4 15 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (0.78%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.52%) SPSS
6 8 (0.52%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 20 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.65%) Fredhopper
5 8 (0.52%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 8 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (0.46%) Changepoint
6 7 (0.46%) SAP MDM
7 6 (0.39%) MFGPRO
8 3 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.13%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.13%) SAP PP
9 2 (0.13%) Compiere
10 1 (0.065%) Siebel Analytics
10 1 (0.065%) SAP APO
10 1 (0.065%) SAP MM
10 1 (0.065%) VisionPLUS
10 1 (0.065%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 40 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (2.02%) Office 365
4 25 (1.63%) SaaS
5 17 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.46%) IaaS
7 6 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.26%) OpenShift
8 4 (0.26%) Joyent
8 4 (0.26%) GitHub
9 2 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.13%) Google Compute Engine
9 2 (0.13%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.065%) PaaS
10 1 (0.065%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.065%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 274 (17.82%) Firewall
2 254 (16.51%) SAN
3 218 (14.17%) WAN
4 207 (13.46%) DNS
5 200 (13.00%) LAN
6 143 (9.30%) TCP/IP
7 118 (7.67%) MPLS
8 115 (7.48%) VPN
9 105 (6.83%) Cisco ASA
10 96 (6.24%) DHCP
11 89 (5.79%) VoIP
12 87 (5.66%) Network Security
13 77 (5.01%) Internet
14 68 (4.42%) BGP
15 62 (4.03%) Wireless
16 58 (3.77%) Fibre Channel
17 57 (3.71%) OSPF
18 53 (3.45%) LDAP
19 50 (3.25%) NAS
20 49 (3.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 354 (23.02%) SQL Server
2 186 (12.09%) MySQL
3 125 (8.13%) Relational Database
4 123 (8.00%) Oracle Database
5 112 (7.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 110 (7.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 81 (5.27%) RDBMS
8 70 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
9 64 (4.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 62 (4.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 59 (3.84%) SQL Server 2005
12 46 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
13 44 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
14 32 (2.08%) NoSQL
15 31 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
16 30 (1.95%) DTS
17 28 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
18 23 (1.50%) Oracle9i Database
19 21 (1.37%) MongoDB
20 20 (1.30%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 33 (2.15%) Jenkins
2 28 (1.82%) Git (software)
3 26 (1.69%) Visual Studio
4 25 (1.63%) JIRA
5 23 (1.50%) Oracle Forms
6 17 (1.11%) Subversion
6 17 (1.11%) Hudson
7 15 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (0.91%) JMeter
8 14 (0.91%) LoadRunner
9 13 (0.85%) Eclipse
10 12 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 11 (0.72%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 9 (0.59%) JProfiler
13 8 (0.52%) Mercurial
14 7 (0.46%) Toad
15 6 (0.39%) PowerBuilder
16 4 (0.26%) Introscope
16 4 (0.26%) Selenium
16 4 (0.26%) FishEye
General
1 347 (22.56%) Finance
2 103 (6.70%) Telecoms
3 78 (5.07%) Banking
4 67 (4.36%) Games
5 45 (2.93%) Retail
6 32 (2.08%) Publishing
7 28 (1.82%) Marketing
8 27 (1.76%) Manufacturing
9 22 (1.43%) Billing
9 22 (1.43%) Back Office
10 19 (1.24%) Legal
11 18 (1.17%) Law
12 14 (0.91%) Investment Banking
13 12 (0.78%) Advertising
14 11 (0.72%) Retail Banking
15 7 (0.46%) German Language
16 6 (0.39%) Welsh Language
16 6 (0.39%) Financial Institution
17 4 (0.26%) Italian Language
18 3 (0.20%) French Language
Job Titles
1 217 (14.11%) DBA
2 194 (12.61%) Architect
3 191 (12.42%) Administrator
4 167 (10.86%) SQL DBA
5 152 (9.88%) Analyst
6 125 (8.13%) Network Engineer
7 83 (5.40%) Consultant
8 65 (4.23%) SQL Server DBA
9 64 (4.16%) Solutions Architect
9 64 (4.16%) Developer
10 59 (3.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 58 (3.77%) Support Engineer
12 56 (3.64%) Systems Administrator
13 50 (3.25%) Technical Architect
13 50 (3.25%) Systems Engineer
14 43 (2.80%) Team Leader
15 39 (2.54%) Linux Engineer
16 38 (2.47%) Oracle DBA
17 34 (2.21%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 34 (2.21%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (5.01%) .NET
2 62 (4.03%) Web Services
3 61 (3.97%) Middleware
4 48 (3.12%) XML
5 38 (2.47%) HTML
6 27 (1.76%) Spring
7 26 (1.69%) J2EE
8 25 (1.63%) XSLT
9 24 (1.56%) XSD
10 23 (1.50%) CSS
10 23 (1.50%) .NET Framework
11 19 (1.24%) ASP.NET
12 18 (1.17%) JMS
13 15 (0.98%) LAMP
13 15 (0.98%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 13 (0.85%) Hibernate
15 12 (0.78%) HTML5
16 11 (0.72%) PhoneGap
16 11 (0.72%) NHibernate
16 11 (0.72%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 260 (16.91%) Analytical Skills
2 124 (8.06%) Replication
3 119 (7.74%) Clustering
4 77 (5.01%) Management Information System
5 75 (4.88%) Computer Science
6 54 (3.51%) Client/Server
7 48 (3.12%) Open Source
7 48 (3.12%) Enterprise Software
8 39 (2.54%) Mathematics
9 30 (1.95%) Statistics
9 30 (1.95%) CMDB
10 27 (1.76%) Data Integration
11 23 (1.50%) Mainframe
12 21 (1.37%) Blackberry
12 21 (1.37%) Data Protection Act
13 20 (1.30%) Performance Metrics
14 17 (1.11%) Mobile App
14 17 (1.11%) Enterprise Storage
15 16 (1.04%) Hedge funds
15 16 (1.04%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 491 (31.92%) Windows
2 382 (24.84%) Linux
3 262 (17.04%) UNIX
4 162 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 145 (9.43%) Solaris
6 105 (6.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 83 (5.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 82 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 74 (4.81%) AIX
10 51 (3.32%) Ubuntu
11 31 (2.02%) CentOS
12 25 (1.63%) Debian
13 22 (1.43%) Windows 2000
13 22 (1.43%) Windows 7
14 12 (0.78%) FreeBSD
14 12 (0.78%) OpenBSD
15 9 (0.59%) HPUX
15 9 (0.59%) Windows 8
16 8 (0.52%) Apple iOS
16 8 (0.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (21.33%) Performance Tuning
2 291 (18.92%) ITIL
3 222 (14.43%) Project Management
4 205 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 173 (11.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 144 (9.36%) Incident Management
7 133 (8.65%) Migration
8 128 (8.32%) E-Commerce
9 120 (7.80%) Change Management
10 118 (7.67%) Load Balancing
11 102 (6.63%) Business Intelligence
12 94 (6.11%) Capacity Management
13 87 (5.66%) Service Delivery
14 86 (5.59%) Service Management
15 85 (5.53%) Mentoring
16 83 (5.40%) Performance Monitoring
16 83 (5.40%) PRINCE2
17 81 (5.27%) Change Control
18 78 (5.07%) Data Modelling
19 76 (4.94%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 399 (25.94%) SQL
2 179 (11.64%) Java
3 135 (8.78%) T-SQL
4 120 (7.80%) Perl
5 90 (5.85%) PowerShell
6 75 (4.88%) Python
7 73 (4.75%) Shell Script
8 67 (4.36%) PHP
9 64 (4.16%) PL/SQL
10 62 (4.03%) Bash Shell
11 53 (3.45%) JavaScript
12 34 (2.21%) C#
13 28 (1.82%) Korn
14 25 (1.63%) VBA
15 21 (1.37%) VB
16 20 (1.30%) AWK
16 20 (1.30%) Ruby
17 16 (1.04%) VBScript
18 14 (0.91%) C
19 13 (0.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 200 (13.00%) Degree
2 164 (10.66%) Cisco Certification
3 124 (8.06%) CCNP
4 65 (4.23%) CCNA
5 56 (3.64%) CCSP
6 55 (3.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 39 (2.54%) Security Cleared
8 36 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
9 35 (2.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 25 (1.63%) MCSE
11 22 (1.43%) PMI Certification
11 22 (1.43%) SC Cleared
12 21 (1.37%) PMP
13 16 (1.04%) MCITP
14 14 (0.91%) RHCE
15 13 (0.85%) CCDP
16 12 (0.78%) CCDA
16 12 (0.78%) MCTS
17 11 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 10 (0.65%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 153 (9.95%) SLA
2 42 (2.73%) QA
3 34 (2.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 25 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.78%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.33%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.13%) GCP
7 2 (0.13%) COBIT
8 1 (0.065%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.065%) BS7799
System Software
1 240 (15.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 158 (10.27%) Active Directory
3 74 (4.81%) Hyper-V
4 65 (4.23%) vSphere
5 60 (3.90%) XenApp
6 59 (3.84%) VMware ESX
7 51 (3.32%) NFS
8 43 (2.80%) VMware ESXi
9 37 (2.41%) Oracle RAC
10 24 (1.56%) Squid
11 23 (1.50%) Postfix
11 23 (1.50%) KVM
12 22 (1.43%) XenServer
12 22 (1.43%) Oracle RMAN
13 19 (1.24%) XenDesktop
14 18 (1.17%) Firmware
15 17 (1.11%) Sendmail
16 14 (0.91%) Varnish
16 14 (0.91%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 14 (0.91%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 92 (5.98%) Puppet
2 56 (3.64%) SCOM
3 53 (3.45%) Nagios
4 42 (2.73%) NetBackup
5 37 (2.41%) Data Guard
6 34 (2.21%) SCCM
7 22 (1.43%) WSUS
8 18 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
9 17 (1.11%) yum
9 17 (1.11%) ZABBIX
9 17 (1.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 16 (1.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 14 (0.91%) SCVMM
12 12 (0.78%) SolarWinds Orion
13 11 (0.72%) Ansible
14 10 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
14 10 (0.65%) Cacti
14 10 (0.65%) Tivoli
15 8 (0.52%) OpenView
15 8 (0.52%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 334 (21.72%) Microsoft
2 332 (21.59%) VMware
3 299 (19.44%) Cisco
4 280 (18.21%) Oracle
5 245 (15.93%) HP
6 159 (10.34%) Citrix
7 138 (8.97%) Red Hat
8 114 (7.41%) NetApp
9 98 (6.37%) CheckPoint
10 93 (6.05%) EMC
11 78 (5.07%) IBM
12 77 (5.01%) Brocade
13 76 (4.94%) Juniper
14 56 (3.64%) CommVault
15 54 (3.51%) 3PAR
16 50 (3.25%) Sun
17 39 (2.54%) F5
18 36 (2.34%) SolarWinds
19 31 (2.02%) SAP
20 30 (1.95%) CA
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: From £35,300 to £40,351 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Intapeople
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-45,000 + Company Car + Bonus Scheme + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lifecycle Resources Ltd
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Project Services Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Pension healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £6,500 on call rota
Posted: 4 days ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Imperative People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Car & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago