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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 351 376 369
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -7
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 875 774 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.80% 0.67% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.81% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 657 560 537
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £31,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
93272 94978 86805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.17% 82.77% 81.71%
Number of salaries quoted 76819 75777 71033
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +50 834 £50,000 - 78
London +13 307 £60,000 +7.14% 28
South East +75 196 £47,500 +5.55% 21
East of England +58 121 £45,000 +11.11% 8
Bedfordshire +51 67 £45,000 - 2
City of London +27 64 £55,000 -0.90% 4
North West +24 55 £39,000 -8.23% 5
Yorkshire -7 50 £50,000 +42.85% 6
Hampshire +28 49 £50,000 +25.00% 5
South West -8 48 £40,000 -5.88% 2
West Midlands -9 44 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Berkshire +43 42 £45,000 -25.00% 2
West Yorkshire -10 42 £53,750 +34.37% 4
Luton +25 31 £47,500 -
Manchester +15 29 £47,500 +43.82% 2
Reading +18 28 £43,750 -27.08%
Dunstable +4 27 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire -12 27 £40,000 -30.43% 1
Surrey +17 25 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Milton Keynes -11 24 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Bristol -12 24 £70,000 +68.67% 2
Leeds -9 22 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +27 19 £37,500 - 2
Essex +5 19 £77,500 - 3
West Sussex -4 19 £47,500 -13.63%
Staffordshire +20 18 £46,625 +33.21%
Cambridge +31 17 £37,500 - 2
Kent +12 17 £46,250 +2.77% 2
East Midlands -9 17 £35,500 -19.31% 5
Scotland -17 16 £52,500 +40.00%

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 567 (32.18%) Windows
2 546 (30.99%) SQL
3 456 (25.88%) SQL Server
3 456 (25.88%) Performance Tuning
4 411 (23.33%) Linux
5 400 (22.70%) Microsoft
6 394 (22.36%) Finance
7 366 (20.77%) Oracle
8 358 (20.32%) Cisco
9 351 (19.92%) ITIL
10 334 (18.96%) VMware
11 302 (17.14%) Firewall
12 265 (15.04%) VMware Infrastructure
13 262 (14.87%) Data Centre
14 241 (13.68%) WAN
15 236 (13.39%) SAN
16 235 (13.34%) Active Directory
16 235 (13.34%) Clustering
17 221 (12.54%) UNIX
17 221 (12.54%) Oracle Database
18 219 (12.43%) Disaster Recovery
19 216 (12.26%) Windows Server 2008
20 215 (12.20%) T-SQL
21 214 (12.15%) Replication
22 209 (11.86%) LAN
23 206 (11.69%) MS Excel
24 202 (11.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 197 (11.18%) Degree
26 181 (10.27%) Business Intelligence
26 181 (10.27%) Analytical Skills

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 121 (6.87%) Apache
2 116 (6.58%) MS Exchange
3 93 (5.28%) SharePoint
4 85 (4.82%) IIS
5 64 (3.63%) Tomcat
6 59 (3.35%) WebLogic
7 58 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2010
8 45 (2.55%) Lync
9 42 (2.38%) Oracle Application Server
10 41 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
11 32 (1.82%) nginx
12 26 (1.48%) WebSphere
13 23 (1.31%) Confluence
13 23 (1.31%) MediaWiki
14 22 (1.25%) Oracle Coherence
15 20 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 20 (1.14%) SAS
16 18 (1.02%) JBoss
17 17 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
17 17 (0.96%) CMS
Applications
1 206 (11.69%) MS Excel
2 58 (3.29%) MS Office
3 21 (1.19%) MS Project
4 14 (0.79%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.28%) SPSS
7 3 (0.17%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 35 (1.99%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (0.40%) SAP MII
3 7 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (0.40%) SAP PP
3 7 (0.40%) SAP ERP
4 6 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.23%) Changepoint
6 4 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.23%) Magento
6 4 (0.23%) SAP MDM
7 3 (0.17%) Primavera
7 3 (0.17%) RMDS
7 3 (0.17%) CA PPM
8 2 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.057%) Summit
9 1 (0.057%) VisionPLUS
9 1 (0.057%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.057%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 65 (3.69%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (3.46%) SaaS
2 61 (3.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (2.10%) PaaS
4 31 (1.76%) Office 365
5 20 (1.14%) IaaS
6 11 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (0.57%) Mimecast
8 9 (0.51%) GitHub
9 7 (0.40%) Google Analytics
9 7 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (0.34%) Route 53
10 6 (0.34%) Amazon ELB
11 5 (0.28%) Google Compute Engine
11 5 (0.28%) Google App Engine
11 5 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 3 (0.17%) IBM Blueworks
13 3 (0.17%) Amazon S3
14 1 (0.057%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 302 (17.14%) Firewall
2 241 (13.68%) WAN
3 236 (13.39%) SAN
4 209 (11.86%) LAN
5 173 (9.82%) DNS
6 155 (8.80%) VPN
7 141 (8.00%) TCP/IP
8 126 (7.15%) Network Security
9 101 (5.73%) Cisco ASA
10 90 (5.11%) BGP
11 89 (5.05%) MPLS
12 86 (4.88%) IPsec
13 84 (4.77%) DHCP
14 75 (4.26%) VoIP
14 75 (4.26%) OSPF
15 66 (3.75%) Wireless
16 65 (3.69%) Fibre Channel
17 63 (3.58%) Internet
18 60 (3.41%) SSL
19 54 (3.06%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 456 (25.88%) SQL Server
2 221 (12.54%) Oracle Database
3 202 (11.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 174 (9.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 142 (8.06%) Relational Database
6 136 (7.72%) Oracle Database 11g
7 131 (7.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 127 (7.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 123 (6.98%) MySQL
10 89 (5.05%) RDBMS
11 85 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
12 58 (3.29%) SQL Server 2005
13 51 (2.89%) Oracle BI EE
14 50 (2.84%) Oracle Database 10g
15 48 (2.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 48 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
16 44 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
17 33 (1.87%) Hadoop
18 32 (1.82%) SQL Server 2000
19 31 (1.76%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 51 (2.89%) Subversion
2 43 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 30 (1.70%) Jenkins
4 29 (1.65%) JIRA
5 24 (1.36%) Hudson
6 13 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (0.57%) Visual Studio
8 9 (0.51%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 8 (0.45%) Liquibase
9 8 (0.45%) Flyway
9 8 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
10 7 (0.40%) PowerDesigner
11 6 (0.34%) LoadRunner
11 6 (0.34%) JMeter
12 5 (0.28%) ERwin
13 3 (0.17%) Ant
13 3 (0.17%) Gradle
13 3 (0.17%) Firebug
14 2 (0.11%) Eclipse
15 1 (0.057%) RequisitePro
General
1 394 (22.36%) Finance
2 144 (8.17%) Banking
3 90 (5.11%) Retail
4 85 (4.82%) Telecoms
5 57 (3.23%) Games
6 47 (2.67%) Law
7 35 (1.99%) Pharmaceutical
8 27 (1.53%) Manufacturing
9 25 (1.42%) Marketing
10 24 (1.36%) Advertising
11 19 (1.08%) Financial Institution
12 18 (1.02%) Legal
13 16 (0.91%) Investment Banking
14 15 (0.85%) Back Office
15 14 (0.79%) Automotive
16 8 (0.45%) Aerospace
16 8 (0.45%) Billing
17 7 (0.40%) Multimedia
18 4 (0.23%) Publishing
18 4 (0.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 404 (22.93%) DBA
2 255 (14.47%) SQL DBA
3 234 (13.28%) Administrator
4 171 (9.70%) Network Engineer
5 146 (8.29%) Analyst
6 125 (7.09%) SQL Server DBA
7 117 (6.64%) Architect
8 92 (5.22%) Senior DBA
9 90 (5.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 89 (5.05%) Developer
11 88 (4.99%) Consultant
12 73 (4.14%) Oracle DBA
13 62 (3.52%) Senior SQL DBA
14 57 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
15 52 (2.95%) Systems Administrator
16 49 (2.78%) DevOps Engineer
17 47 (2.67%) Cloud Engineer
18 43 (2.44%) Support Engineer
19 39 (2.21%) Solutions Architect
19 39 (2.21%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (5.68%) Middleware
2 68 (3.86%) Web Services
3 55 (3.12%) .NET
4 47 (2.67%) WebCenter
5 45 (2.55%) Oracle Fusion
6 38 (2.16%) LAMP
7 30 (1.70%) J2EE
8 25 (1.42%) HTML
9 23 (1.31%) 802.1X
10 17 (0.96%) Spring
11 16 (0.91%) Ajax
11 16 (0.91%) XML
11 16 (0.91%) MCollective
12 14 (0.79%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 14 (0.79%) HTML5
13 13 (0.74%) CSS
14 9 (0.51%) Hibernate
14 9 (0.51%) SAP Basis
14 9 (0.51%) RabbitMQ
14 9 (0.51%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 262 (14.87%) Data Centre
2 235 (13.34%) Clustering
3 214 (12.15%) Replication
4 181 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
5 112 (6.36%) Management Information System
6 53 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
7 49 (2.78%) Computer Science
8 45 (2.55%) Statistics
9 42 (2.38%) CMDB
10 29 (1.65%) Hedge funds
11 26 (1.48%) Public Cloud
12 25 (1.42%) Enterprise Storage
13 23 (1.31%) Wiki
13 23 (1.31%) Mainframe
14 22 (1.25%) EMC VNX
15 21 (1.19%) Data Structures
16 20 (1.14%) Client/Server
17 19 (1.08%) N-Tier
17 19 (1.08%) Blackberry
18 17 (0.96%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 567 (32.18%) Windows
2 411 (23.33%) Linux
3 221 (12.54%) UNIX
4 216 (12.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 148 (8.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 135 (7.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 106 (6.02%) Solaris
8 55 (3.12%) Windows 7
9 40 (2.27%) AIX
10 39 (2.21%) Ubuntu
10 39 (2.21%) CentOS
11 32 (1.82%) Debian
12 23 (1.31%) Windows XP
12 23 (1.31%) Windows 8
13 21 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 13 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
15 12 (0.68%) Windows 2000
16 10 (0.57%) HPUX
16 10 (0.57%) Windows Vista
17 8 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 456 (25.88%) Performance Tuning
2 351 (19.92%) ITIL
3 219 (12.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 181 (10.27%) Business Intelligence
5 162 (9.19%) Project Management
6 160 (9.08%) Agile Software Development
7 154 (8.74%) Change Management
8 150 (8.51%) Service Delivery
9 141 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
10 136 (7.72%) Configuration Management
11 129 (7.32%) DevOps
12 117 (6.64%) Mentoring
13 113 (6.41%) Migration
14 111 (6.30%) Root Cause Analysis
15 102 (5.79%) Load Balancing
16 99 (5.62%) Database Mirroring
17 97 (5.51%) ETL
18 92 (5.22%) E-Commerce
19 91 (5.16%) Problem Management
20 88 (4.99%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 546 (30.99%) SQL
2 215 (12.20%) T-SQL
3 146 (8.29%) Perl
4 109 (6.19%) Java
5 100 (5.68%) PowerShell
6 91 (5.16%) Python
7 90 (5.11%) Bash Shell
8 87 (4.94%) Shell Script
9 78 (4.43%) PHP
10 65 (3.69%) C
11 52 (2.95%) Ruby
12 40 (2.27%) PL/SQL
13 33 (1.87%) Korn
14 32 (1.82%) AWK
15 28 (1.59%) C-shell
16 27 (1.53%) JavaScript
17 26 (1.48%) C#
18 16 (0.91%) Jython
19 14 (0.79%) VBScript
20 13 (0.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 197 (11.18%) Degree
2 155 (8.80%) Cisco Certification
3 136 (7.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 120 (6.81%) CCNP
5 92 (5.22%) MCSE
6 91 (5.16%) CCNA
7 49 (2.78%) MCITP
8 48 (2.72%) Security Cleared
9 40 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
10 39 (2.21%) SC Cleared
11 37 (2.10%) Oracle Certification
12 31 (1.76%) CCSP
13 30 (1.70%) CCIE
14 29 (1.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 27 (1.53%) MCSA
16 25 (1.42%) OCP
17 20 (1.14%) MCTS
18 19 (1.08%) MCP
19 16 (0.91%) PMI Certification
20 13 (0.74%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 166 (9.42%) SLA
2 62 (3.52%) QA
3 58 (3.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 35 (1.99%) PCI DSS
5 17 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (0.74%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.34%) P3O
8 5 (0.28%) ISO 9000
9 3 (0.17%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.11%) COBIT
11 1 (0.057%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 265 (15.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 235 (13.34%) Active Directory
3 95 (5.39%) Hyper-V
4 92 (5.22%) Oracle RAC
5 59 (3.35%) VMware ESX
6 51 (2.89%) Samba
7 44 (2.50%) NFS
8 35 (1.99%) XenServer
8 35 (1.99%) vSphere
9 27 (1.53%) XenApp
10 23 (1.31%) Postfix
10 23 (1.31%) iptables
11 22 (1.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 20 (1.14%) Terminal Services
13 17 (0.96%) Xen
13 17 (0.96%) VirtualBox
14 15 (0.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 15 (0.85%) Firmware
15 14 (0.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 12 (0.68%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 102 (5.79%) Puppet
2 93 (5.28%) Data Guard
3 91 (5.16%) Oracle RMAN
4 64 (3.63%) Opscode Chef
5 56 (3.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 37 (2.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 37 (2.10%) SCCM
7 36 (2.04%) SCOM
7 36 (2.04%) Nagios
8 34 (1.93%) Tivoli
9 24 (1.36%) Backup Exec
10 23 (1.31%) ZABBIX
11 22 (1.25%) Ansible
12 21 (1.19%) Legato
13 18 (1.02%) FortiGate
14 17 (0.96%) Vagrant
14 17 (0.96%) Salt
15 16 (0.91%) Oracle Identity Management
16 12 (0.68%) Cacti
16 12 (0.68%) OpenView
Vendors
1 400 (22.70%) Microsoft
2 366 (20.77%) Oracle
3 358 (20.32%) Cisco
4 334 (18.96%) VMware
5 165 (9.36%) Citrix
6 149 (8.46%) HP
7 100 (5.68%) NetApp
8 99 (5.62%) CheckPoint
9 96 (5.45%) EMC
10 88 (4.99%) IBM
10 88 (4.99%) Juniper
11 69 (3.92%) 3PAR
12 68 (3.86%) CommVault
12 68 (3.86%) Brocade
13 64 (3.63%) F5
14 59 (3.35%) Red Hat
15 43 (2.44%) Sun
16 40 (2.27%) Veritas
16 40 (2.27%) Hitachi
17 37 (2.10%) BMC
Manchester, Lancashire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
BSCL
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Spalding, Lincolnshire
The One Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
4it Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + bonus and benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Other
Vodafone
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
New Malden, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £42000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Professionals in Law
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Professionals in Law
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago