The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 372 351 321
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -30
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 772 744 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.66% 0.68% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.87% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 584 569 706
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £79,850
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% -2.22%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93783 85676 90586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.39% 78.54% 77.15%
Number of salaries quoted 75746 70459 77320
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 11 July 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 11 July 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 -27 698 £52,000 +4.00% 81
London -38 303 £55,000 -4.34% 32
South East -31 127 £46,250 -7.50% 16
City of London -1 82 £55,000 -12.00% 8
East of England -5 76 £52,500 +5.00% 8
Yorkshire -13 59 £40,000 -2.43% 5
South West +22 42 £43,750 -2.77% 4
West Yorkshire -25 40 £40,000 -11.11% 1
West Midlands -6 36 £52,500 +50.00% 4
Leeds -26 34 £40,000 - 1
North West +7 33 £57,500 +30.68% 6
Scotland +5 33 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Hertfordshire -13 33 £57,500 +19.79% 4
Birmingham +17 27 £55,000 +12.82% 2
Buckinghamshire -7 24 £43,750 -5.40% 3
Surrey -5 23 £56,500 +29.14% 4
Hampshire -6 23 £48,750 +19.78% 5
Milton Keynes +7 22 £46,250 -5.12% 2
Bedfordshire -1 20 £51,250 +20.58% 2
East Midlands -27 19 £39,000 -1.26% 5
Liverpool +17 18 £57,500 - 1
Merseyside +15 18 £57,500 +88.52% 2
Berkshire -12 17 £40,000 -33.33% 2
Wiltshire - 17 £62,500 - 3
Bristol +13 16 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Edinburgh -4 16 £30,000 -40.00%
Cambridgeshire -14 15 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Manchester -11 13 £33,027 -24.93% 3
Corsham - 13 £62,500 -
West Sussex +3 12 £45,305 +0.67%

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 542 (34.02%) Windows
2 438 (27.50%) SQL
3 417 (26.18%) Linux
4 375 (23.54%) SQL Server
5 369 (23.16%) VMware
6 351 (22.03%) Finance
7 349 (21.91%) Performance Tuning
8 304 (19.08%) Oracle
9 296 (18.58%) UNIX
10 294 (18.46%) Cisco
11 282 (17.70%) ITIL
12 278 (17.45%) Microsoft
13 273 (17.14%) SAN
14 261 (16.38%) VMware Infrastructure
15 242 (15.19%) Firewall
15 242 (15.19%) Degree
16 226 (14.19%) HP
17 215 (13.50%) Disaster Recovery
18 181 (11.36%) Active Directory
19 179 (11.24%) Java
20 173 (10.86%) Windows Server 2008
21 158 (9.92%) Perl
21 158 (9.92%) TCP/IP
22 157 (9.86%) Incident Management
23 156 (9.79%) SQL Server 2008
23 156 (9.79%) MS Excel
23 156 (9.79%) Replication
24 152 (9.54%) MySQL
24 152 (9.54%) Cisco Certification
25 147 (9.23%) WAN

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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
1 142 (8.91%) IIS
2 100 (6.28%) Apache
3 82 (5.15%) MS Exchange
4 70 (4.39%) SharePoint
5 57 (3.58%) Tomcat
6 48 (3.01%) WebLogic
6 48 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2010
7 37 (2.32%) CMS
8 36 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2007
9 30 (1.88%) Drupal
10 28 (1.76%) Lync
11 25 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2013
12 24 (1.51%) WebSphere
13 20 (1.26%) nginx
14 19 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
15 18 (1.13%) Escenic
15 18 (1.13%) Oracle Application Server
16 16 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
17 12 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
17 12 (0.75%) Confluence
Applications
1 156 (9.79%) MS Excel
2 22 (1.38%) MS Office
3 19 (1.19%) MS Project
4 13 (0.82%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.31%) PowerPivot
6 3 (0.19%) SPSS
6 3 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.063%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.063%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.063%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 11 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (0.69%) Oracle CRM
1 11 (0.69%) Magento
2 10 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (0.31%) Sage 1000
5 4 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.25%) Compiere
5 4 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.13%) Siebel Analytics
7 2 (0.13%) OpenWorks
8 1 (0.063%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.063%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (0.063%) MFGPRO
8 1 (0.063%) SAP MDM
8 1 (0.063%) assyst
8 1 (0.063%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 37 (2.32%) SaaS
2 30 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
4 20 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (0.82%) PaaS
6 13 (0.82%) Joyent
7 12 (0.75%) IaaS
8 8 (0.50%) Office 365
9 6 (0.38%) CloudFront
9 6 (0.38%) Rackspace Cloud
9 6 (0.38%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.25%) GitHub
11 3 (0.19%) Google Compute Engine
11 3 (0.19%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 273 (17.14%) SAN
2 242 (15.19%) Firewall
3 158 (9.92%) TCP/IP
4 147 (9.23%) WAN
5 142 (8.91%) LAN
6 113 (7.09%) DNS
7 103 (6.47%) Network Security
8 96 (6.03%) Internet
9 78 (4.90%) MPLS
10 76 (4.77%) VoIP
11 69 (4.33%) VPN
12 59 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
13 51 (3.20%) Cisco ASA
14 49 (3.08%) NAS
15 44 (2.76%) NetScaler
16 42 (2.64%) Wireless
16 42 (2.64%) Ethernet
17 41 (2.57%) DHCP
17 41 (2.57%) iSCSI
18 38 (2.39%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 375 (23.54%) SQL Server
2 156 (9.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 152 (9.54%) MySQL
4 133 (8.35%) Oracle Database
5 109 (6.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 109 (6.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 98 (6.15%) Relational Database
7 92 (5.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 73 (4.58%) RDBMS
9 71 (4.46%) SQL Server 2012
10 68 (4.27%) Oracle Database 11g
11 64 (4.02%) Data Warehouse
12 56 (3.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 40 (2.51%) Oracle Database 10g
14 27 (1.69%) Oracle9i Database
15 20 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
16 19 (1.19%) DB2
17 18 (1.13%) DTS
17 18 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
18 16 (1.00%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 48 (3.01%) Git (software)
2 32 (2.01%) Subversion
3 25 (1.57%) Visual Studio
4 15 (0.94%) JIRA
5 14 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (0.88%) Jenkins
6 13 (0.82%) CruiseControl
7 12 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 11 (0.69%) Eclipse
9 9 (0.56%) TeamCity
10 8 (0.50%) NUnit
11 7 (0.44%) Toad
11 7 (0.44%) MSBuild
12 6 (0.38%) FishEye
12 6 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
13 5 (0.31%) Selenium
13 5 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
14 4 (0.25%) Maven
15 3 (0.19%) Introscope
15 3 (0.19%) JUnit
General
1 351 (22.03%) Finance
2 97 (6.09%) Banking
3 90 (5.65%) Telecoms
4 53 (3.33%) Marketing
5 42 (2.64%) Advertising
6 38 (2.39%) Legal
7 37 (2.32%) Publishing
7 37 (2.32%) Retail
8 33 (2.07%) Back Office
9 26 (1.63%) Games
10 21 (1.32%) Law
11 15 (0.94%) Front Office
12 14 (0.88%) Billing
13 13 (0.82%) Investment Banking
14 12 (0.75%) Financial Institution
15 9 (0.56%) Manufacturing
16 7 (0.44%) General Ledger
17 5 (0.31%) Retail Banking
18 3 (0.19%) Music Industry
19 1 (0.063%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 253 (15.88%) Administrator
2 232 (14.56%) DBA
3 166 (10.42%) Architect
4 143 (8.98%) SQL DBA
5 121 (7.60%) Analyst
6 119 (7.47%) Systems Engineer
7 113 (7.09%) Systems Administrator
8 96 (6.03%) Network Engineer
9 89 (5.59%) Consultant
10 80 (5.02%) Developer
11 59 (3.70%) SQL Server DBA
12 53 (3.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 52 (3.26%) Team Leader
14 51 (3.20%) Solutions Architect
15 50 (3.14%) Linux Administrator
16 47 (2.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 47 (2.95%) Oracle DBA
17 44 (2.76%) Applications Support
18 43 (2.70%) Support Engineer
18 43 (2.70%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (6.28%) .NET
2 80 (5.02%) Web Services
2 80 (5.02%) XML
3 63 (3.95%) Middleware
4 51 (3.20%) J2EE
5 49 (3.08%) XSLT
6 32 (2.01%) HTML
7 30 (1.88%) XSD
8 28 (1.76%) CSS
9 24 (1.51%) ASP.NET
10 20 (1.26%) LAMP
10 20 (1.26%) Ajax
11 19 (1.19%) .NET Framework
12 17 (1.07%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 17 (1.07%) Spring
13 16 (1.00%) Flash
14 15 (0.94%) COM
14 15 (0.94%) Struts
15 14 (0.88%) JMS
16 13 (0.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 156 (9.79%) Replication
2 117 (7.34%) Clustering
3 92 (5.78%) Computer Science
4 90 (5.65%) Management Information System
5 64 (4.02%) Enterprise Software
6 58 (3.64%) Open Source
7 51 (3.20%) Client/Server
8 32 (2.01%) Mobile App
9 29 (1.82%) Hedge funds
9 29 (1.82%) Digital Media
10 27 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
11 24 (1.51%) e-Health
12 22 (1.38%) Statistics
13 19 (1.19%) Wiki
14 18 (1.13%) IPTV
14 18 (1.13%) Firmware
15 15 (0.94%) Video on Demand
16 14 (0.88%) Mathematics
17 13 (0.82%) Derivative
17 13 (0.82%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 542 (34.02%) Windows
2 417 (26.18%) Linux
3 296 (18.58%) UNIX
4 173 (10.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 114 (7.16%) Solaris
6 93 (5.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 88 (5.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 81 (5.08%) Ubuntu
8 81 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 65 (4.08%) AIX
10 33 (2.07%) CentOS
11 30 (1.88%) Windows 7
12 28 (1.76%) Debian
13 20 (1.26%) HPUX
13 20 (1.26%) Apple iOS
14 17 (1.07%) OpenBSD
15 12 (0.75%) Windows 8
16 11 (0.69%) Windows XP
17 10 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
18 9 (0.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 349 (21.91%) Performance Tuning
2 282 (17.70%) ITIL
3 215 (13.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 157 (9.86%) Incident Management
5 147 (9.23%) Project Management
6 136 (8.54%) Change Management
7 123 (7.72%) E-Commerce
8 111 (6.97%) Configuration Management
9 107 (6.72%) Capacity Management
10 105 (6.59%) Migration
11 102 (6.40%) Service Delivery
12 101 (6.34%) Performance Monitoring
13 89 (5.59%) Load Balancing
14 86 (5.40%) Service Management
15 83 (5.21%) Problem Management
16 75 (4.71%) Root Cause Analysis
17 73 (4.58%) Business Continuity
18 72 (4.52%) Agile Software Development
19 64 (4.02%) Risk Management
20 63 (3.95%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 438 (27.50%) SQL
2 179 (11.24%) Java
3 158 (9.92%) Perl
4 116 (7.28%) PowerShell
5 93 (5.84%) Shell Script
6 89 (5.59%) T-SQL
7 81 (5.08%) Python
8 69 (4.33%) PHP
9 66 (4.14%) Bash Shell
10 62 (3.89%) PL/SQL
10 62 (3.89%) C#
11 56 (3.52%) Ruby
12 40 (2.51%) JavaScript
13 34 (2.13%) VBScript
13 34 (2.13%) VB
14 33 (2.07%) Korn
15 22 (1.38%) AWK
16 19 (1.19%) VBA
17 15 (0.94%) C
17 15 (0.94%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 242 (15.19%) Degree
2 152 (9.54%) Cisco Certification
3 88 (5.52%) CCNP
4 71 (4.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 69 (4.33%) CCNA
6 59 (3.70%) Security Cleared
7 37 (2.32%) SC Cleared
8 34 (2.13%) CCSP
9 33 (2.07%) MCSE
10 28 (1.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 24 (1.51%) MCSA
11 24 (1.51%) CCIE
12 20 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
13 17 (1.07%) MCITP
14 11 (0.69%) MCTS
15 10 (0.63%) CISSP
15 10 (0.63%) PMP
15 10 (0.63%) PMI Certification
15 10 (0.63%) Sun Certification
16 9 (0.56%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 134 (8.41%) SLA
2 60 (3.77%) QA
3 31 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 26 (1.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (0.56%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.56%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.19%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.063%) COBIT
8 1 (0.063%) BS7799
System Software
1 261 (16.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 181 (11.36%) Active Directory
3 90 (5.65%) vSphere
4 75 (4.71%) VMware ESX
5 64 (4.02%) XenApp
6 54 (3.39%) Oracle RAC
6 54 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
7 46 (2.89%) Oracle RMAN
8 36 (2.26%) NFS
9 31 (1.95%) Hyper-V
10 29 (1.82%) XenDesktop
10 29 (1.82%) vCloud
11 24 (1.51%) VMFS
12 23 (1.44%) VMware Server
13 20 (1.26%) XenServer
14 18 (1.13%) KVM
15 17 (1.07%) Terminal Services
16 16 (1.00%) SRDF
17 13 (0.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 12 (0.75%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 76 (4.77%) Puppet
2 62 (3.89%) Nagios
3 61 (3.83%) SCOM
4 53 (3.33%) NetBackup
5 51 (3.20%) SCCM
6 34 (2.13%) Data Guard
6 34 (2.13%) BMC PATROL
7 31 (1.95%) OpenView
8 30 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
9 27 (1.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 25 (1.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 24 (1.51%) Tivoli
11 24 (1.51%) SolarWinds Orion
12 20 (1.26%) EMC NetWorker
13 19 (1.19%) HP Data Protector
14 17 (1.07%) OPNET
15 14 (0.88%) Backup Exec
16 13 (0.82%) Ganglia
17 12 (0.75%) Foglight
18 11 (0.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 369 (23.16%) VMware
2 304 (19.08%) Oracle
3 294 (18.46%) Cisco
4 278 (17.45%) Microsoft
5 226 (14.19%) HP
6 145 (9.10%) Citrix
7 129 (8.10%) NetApp
8 123 (7.72%) EMC
9 108 (6.78%) Red Hat
10 95 (5.96%) IBM
11 91 (5.71%) CheckPoint
12 81 (5.08%) Sun
13 57 (3.58%) Juniper
14 54 (3.39%) Dell
15 51 (3.20%) BMC
16 47 (2.95%) Brocade
17 44 (2.76%) F5
17 44 (2.76%) CA
18 39 (2.45%) Symantec
19 37 (2.32%) SolarWinds
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 to £43000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 36 days holiday and more
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25200 - £36000 per annum + +benefits & bonus scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Zycron Europe Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £58000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lifecycle Resources Ltd
Salary: Excellent Bonus and Benefits Scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago