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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 332 357 317
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -40
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 858 729 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.83% 0.70% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 0.85% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 617 522 683
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
85706 85883 83957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.85% 82.34% 80.02%
Number of salaries quoted 69758 68377 69647
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
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 6 March 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 March 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
(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 +39 819 £50,000 -9.09% 85
London +51 348 £57,500 -14.81% 27
South East +44 208 £47,500 - 26
City of London +38 88 £57,500 - 7
East of England +35 70 £42,500 -19.04% 5
Yorkshire +12 64 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Hampshire +30 61 £45,000 +20.00% 8
Surrey +12 46 £40,000 -11.11% 3
East Midlands +17 45 £34,000 -43.80% 5
West Yorkshire +11 44 £41,750 +4.37% 2
Berkshire -4 43 £70,000 +16.66% 5
South West -29 41 £39,000 -8.23% 5
Buckinghamshire +38 38 £43,500 -8.42% 4
Leeds +13 33 £50,000 +25.00% 1
North West -18 26 £38,750 -8.82% 4
West Midlands -42 25 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Bedfordshire +22 24 £33,500 -16.25% 1
Milton Keynes +21 23 £43,500 -30.40% 1
Hertfordshire +8 22 £66,250 +60.60% 3
Reading -2 20 £70,000 +16.66% 3
Derbyshire +35 19 £21,000 - 1
Scotland +16 18 £45,000 - 2
Essex -2 18 £42,500 -34.61% 1
Northamptonshire +19 17 £35,000 -17.64%
Winchester -13 16 £42,500 +14.09% 6
Cambridgeshire +12 15 £65,000 +85.71%
Bristol -26 15 £51,750 +21.76% 2
Andover -8 14 £60,000 +51.89%
Colchester - 14 £42,500 -
Woking +13 13 £40,000 -

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 532 (32.28%) Windows
2 479 (29.07%) SQL
3 399 (24.21%) Microsoft
4 393 (23.85%) Finance
5 379 (23.00%) SQL Server
5 379 (23.00%) Linux
6 361 (21.91%) Performance Tuning
7 336 (20.39%) VMware
8 312 (18.93%) Cisco
9 282 (17.11%) HP
9 282 (17.11%) SAN
10 275 (16.69%) Analytical Skills
11 266 (16.14%) Firewall
12 261 (15.84%) Oracle
13 259 (15.72%) ITIL
14 258 (15.66%) VMware Infrastructure
15 248 (15.05%) Project Management
16 244 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
17 228 (13.83%) UNIX
18 221 (13.41%) MS Excel
19 219 (13.29%) WAN
20 206 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
21 205 (12.44%) Degree
22 203 (12.32%) Java
23 200 (12.14%) LAN
24 197 (11.95%) T-SQL
25 185 (11.23%) Clustering
26 181 (10.98%) DNS
27 173 (10.50%) Citrix
27 173 (10.50%) MySQL

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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
1 160 (9.71%) Apache
2 87 (5.28%) Tomcat
3 84 (5.10%) SharePoint
4 82 (4.98%) MS Exchange
5 80 (4.85%) IIS
6 44 (2.67%) nginx
7 39 (2.37%) Lync
8 33 (2.00%) WebSphere
9 29 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2010
10 28 (1.70%) Apache Solr
10 28 (1.70%) WebLogic
11 24 (1.46%) Drupal
11 24 (1.46%) Confluence
12 22 (1.33%) GlassFish
13 21 (1.27%) CMS
14 20 (1.21%) WebSphere Application Server
14 20 (1.21%) Liferay
14 20 (1.21%) Adobe CQ
15 19 (1.15%) JBoss
15 19 (1.15%) Mule
Applications
1 221 (13.41%) MS Excel
2 77 (4.67%) MS Office
3 46 (2.79%) MS Project
4 15 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.55%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.49%) SPSS
6 8 (0.49%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.061%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.61%) Fredhopper
5 9 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (0.42%) Changepoint
7 5 (0.30%) Magento
7 5 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.18%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.12%) SAP MDM
9 2 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.12%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 2 (0.12%) SAP PP
9 2 (0.12%) ENOVIA
9 2 (0.12%) Oracle Utilities
10 1 (0.061%) Epicor Vantage
10 1 (0.061%) SimCorp Dimension
10 1 (0.061%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.061%) Siebel Analytics
10 1 (0.061%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 44 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (1.64%) Office 365
4 22 (1.33%) SaaS
5 18 (1.09%) IaaS
6 14 (0.85%) PaaS
7 10 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.36%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.24%) OpenShift
11 3 (0.18%) Google Compute Engine
11 3 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.18%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.12%) Heroku
13 1 (0.061%) Google Apps
13 1 (0.061%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 282 (17.11%) SAN
2 266 (16.14%) Firewall
3 219 (13.29%) WAN
4 200 (12.14%) LAN
5 181 (10.98%) DNS
6 130 (7.89%) TCP/IP
6 130 (7.89%) VPN
7 102 (6.19%) MPLS
8 96 (5.83%) Fibre Channel
9 95 (5.76%) DHCP
10 88 (5.34%) BGP
10 88 (5.34%) Cisco ASA
11 85 (5.16%) Network Security
12 76 (4.61%) OSPF
13 75 (4.55%) Internet
14 61 (3.70%) Wireless
15 60 (3.64%) VoIP
16 59 (3.58%) EIGRP
17 56 (3.40%) LDAP
18 53 (3.22%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 379 (23.00%) SQL Server
2 173 (10.50%) MySQL
3 147 (8.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 124 (7.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 95 (5.76%) Oracle Database
6 94 (5.70%) Relational Database
7 91 (5.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 82 (4.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 66 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 52 (3.16%) RDBMS
11 46 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
12 41 (2.49%) PostgreSQL
12 41 (2.49%) SQL Server 2005
13 35 (2.12%) DTS
14 32 (1.94%) Hadoop
15 28 (1.70%) NoSQL
16 27 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
17 21 (1.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 21 (1.27%) Couchbase
18 18 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 39 (2.37%) Jenkins
2 35 (2.12%) Git (software)
3 34 (2.06%) JIRA
4 28 (1.70%) Hudson
5 25 (1.52%) Subversion
6 19 (1.15%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 18 (1.09%) Eclipse
8 17 (1.03%) LoadRunner
8 17 (1.03%) JMeter
9 11 (0.67%) Visual Studio
9 11 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
10 9 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (0.42%) Mercurial
11 7 (0.42%) JProfiler
12 6 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 6 (0.36%) Toad
13 5 (0.30%) Ant
13 5 (0.30%) Maven
13 5 (0.30%) PowerBuilder
14 3 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 393 (23.85%) Finance
2 103 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 67 (4.07%) Banking
4 65 (3.94%) Games
5 61 (3.70%) Retail
6 47 (2.85%) Marketing
7 30 (1.82%) Law
8 28 (1.70%) Legal
9 23 (1.40%) Back Office
10 21 (1.27%) Publishing
11 20 (1.21%) Billing
12 19 (1.15%) Manufacturing
13 17 (1.03%) Advertising
14 16 (0.97%) Investment Banking
15 12 (0.73%) Retail Banking
16 10 (0.61%) Financial Institution
17 6 (0.36%) German Language
17 6 (0.36%) Welsh Language
18 5 (0.30%) Front Office
18 5 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 294 (17.84%) DBA
2 248 (15.05%) SQL DBA
3 217 (13.17%) Architect
4 193 (11.71%) Administrator
5 144 (8.74%) Analyst
6 131 (7.95%) Network Engineer
7 106 (6.43%) SQL Server DBA
8 88 (5.34%) Solutions Architect
9 76 (4.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 74 (4.49%) Consultant
11 63 (3.82%) Storage Specialist
12 57 (3.46%) Backup Specialist
13 56 (3.40%) Systems Administrator
14 55 (3.34%) Support Engineer
15 54 (3.28%) Senior Storage Specialist
16 46 (2.79%) Project Manager
17 45 (2.73%) Senior DBA
18 42 (2.55%) Technical Architect
19 41 (2.49%) Systems Engineer
19 41 (2.49%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (4.37%) Middleware
2 67 (4.07%) .NET
3 65 (3.94%) Web Services
4 56 (3.40%) J2EE
5 49 (2.97%) Spring
6 38 (2.31%) HTML
7 36 (2.18%) XML
8 23 (1.40%) LAMP
9 22 (1.33%) HTML5
10 20 (1.21%) Hibernate
11 19 (1.15%) PhoneGap
11 19 (1.15%) .NET Framework
12 18 (1.09%) Lucene
12 18 (1.09%) COM
13 17 (1.03%) XSD
14 13 (0.79%) CSS
14 13 (0.79%) ActiveMQ
15 12 (0.73%) WSDL
16 11 (0.67%) WSH
16 11 (0.67%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 275 (16.69%) Analytical Skills
2 185 (11.23%) Clustering
3 124 (7.52%) Replication
4 87 (5.28%) Management Information System
5 68 (4.13%) Computer Science
6 64 (3.88%) CMDB
7 62 (3.76%) Open Source
8 48 (2.91%) Statistics
8 48 (2.91%) Client/Server
9 39 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
10 31 (1.88%) Mainframe
11 28 (1.70%) Hedge funds
12 27 (1.64%) Data Protection Act
12 27 (1.64%) Mathematics
13 23 (1.40%) Blackberry
13 23 (1.40%) N-Tier
13 23 (1.40%) PMI
14 21 (1.27%) PKI
15 20 (1.21%) Wiki
16 19 (1.15%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 532 (32.28%) Windows
2 379 (23.00%) Linux
3 228 (13.83%) UNIX
4 145 (8.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 120 (7.28%) Solaris
6 98 (5.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 94 (5.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 86 (5.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 57 (3.46%) AIX
10 46 (2.79%) Ubuntu
11 32 (1.94%) Windows 7
12 31 (1.88%) CentOS
13 24 (1.46%) Debian
14 23 (1.40%) Windows 2000
15 10 (0.61%) Android
15 10 (0.61%) Apple iOS
16 9 (0.55%) Windows 8
17 5 (0.30%) Fedora
17 5 (0.30%) FreeBSD
17 5 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 361 (21.91%) Performance Tuning
2 259 (15.72%) ITIL
3 248 (15.05%) Project Management
4 244 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 206 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 123 (7.46%) Load Balancing
7 122 (7.40%) Migration
8 120 (7.28%) Change Management
9 113 (6.86%) Incident Management
10 110 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
11 109 (6.61%) PRINCE2
12 107 (6.49%) E-Commerce
13 100 (6.07%) Change Control
14 97 (5.89%) Service Delivery
15 96 (5.83%) Performance Monitoring
16 94 (5.70%) Capacity Management
17 82 (4.98%) Performance Management
18 79 (4.79%) Mentoring
19 78 (4.73%) Technical Architecture
19 78 (4.73%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 479 (29.07%) SQL
2 203 (12.32%) Java
3 197 (11.95%) T-SQL
4 120 (7.28%) Perl
5 106 (6.43%) PowerShell
6 78 (4.73%) Shell Script
7 76 (4.61%) Python
8 65 (3.94%) Bash Shell
9 59 (3.58%) PHP
10 58 (3.52%) PL/SQL
11 54 (3.28%) JavaScript
12 32 (1.94%) C
13 31 (1.88%) Ruby
14 30 (1.82%) VBA
15 24 (1.46%) C#
16 18 (1.09%) VB
17 16 (0.97%) Objective-C
17 16 (0.97%) AWK
18 15 (0.91%) Korn
19 12 (0.73%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 205 (12.44%) Degree
2 170 (10.32%) Cisco Certification
3 131 (7.95%) CCNP
4 87 (5.28%) CCNA
5 72 (4.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 56 (3.40%) Security Cleared
6 56 (3.40%) VCP4
7 40 (2.43%) CCSP
8 35 (2.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 34 (2.06%) SC Cleared
10 32 (1.94%) MCSE
11 31 (1.88%) PMI Certification
12 29 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
13 26 (1.58%) PMP
13 26 (1.58%) DV Cleared
14 25 (1.52%) MCITP
15 16 (0.97%) CCIE
16 15 (0.91%) CCDP
17 13 (0.79%) MCSA
17 13 (0.79%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 153 (9.28%) SLA
2 52 (3.16%) QA
3 40 (2.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 24 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.49%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.24%) ISO 9000
7 3 (0.18%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.12%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.061%) P3O
9 1 (0.061%) GCP
System Software
1 258 (15.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 165 (10.01%) Active Directory
3 123 (7.46%) Hyper-V
4 67 (4.07%) VMware ESX
5 63 (3.82%) vSphere
6 60 (3.64%) NFS
7 54 (3.28%) Oracle RAC
8 39 (2.37%) XenApp
9 38 (2.31%) XenServer
10 36 (2.18%) VMware ESXi
11 35 (2.12%) Postfix
12 30 (1.82%) Squid
13 20 (1.21%) Sendmail
14 19 (1.15%) Samba
15 16 (0.97%) Oracle RMAN
15 16 (0.97%) XenDesktop
16 14 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
17 13 (0.79%) Terminal Server
18 12 (0.73%) Firmware
18 12 (0.73%) KVM
Systems Management
1 98 (5.95%) Puppet
2 64 (3.88%) SCOM
3 55 (3.34%) NetBackup
4 45 (2.73%) Data Guard
5 44 (2.67%) SCCM
6 41 (2.49%) Nagios
7 29 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
8 24 (1.46%) ZABBIX
9 21 (1.27%) WSUS
10 19 (1.15%) yum
11 17 (1.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 15 (0.91%) Tivoli
13 13 (0.79%) SCVMM
14 12 (0.73%) Cacti
14 12 (0.73%) Salt
15 11 (0.67%) Ansible
15 11 (0.67%) Legato
16 9 (0.55%) Cisco CUCM
17 8 (0.49%) OpenView
17 8 (0.49%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 399 (24.21%) Microsoft
2 336 (20.39%) VMware
3 312 (18.93%) Cisco
4 282 (17.11%) HP
5 261 (15.84%) Oracle
6 173 (10.50%) Citrix
7 120 (7.28%) NetApp
8 119 (7.22%) Red Hat
9 112 (6.80%) EMC
10 110 (6.67%) Brocade
11 106 (6.43%) CommVault
12 101 (6.13%) 3PAR
13 87 (5.28%) CheckPoint
14 80 (4.85%) IBM
15 63 (3.82%) Juniper
16 50 (3.03%) Sun
17 35 (2.12%) Veritas
18 33 (2.00%) F5
19 32 (1.94%) BMC
20 27 (1.64%) CA
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25000 - £35000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Market leading benefits package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Northgate Public Services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
West Midlands
Premier Engineering
Salary: £50000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 19 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Nakama
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus,Pension,Life assurance,Flex-ti
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Clearswift Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Full Corporate Benefits + training and careerdevelopment
Posted: Yesterday
London
Sports Interactive Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + + Car (5K) + Bonus (7K) + On Call
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £42500.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Premier Farnell
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 42,000 - 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Proteus Europe
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Gd benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Commensus
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
England
TK Maxx
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits and Parking!
Posted: 2 days ago