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

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 343 385 373
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -12
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 892 808 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.81% 0.69% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.83% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 671 609 541
Average salary £50,000 £50,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.47% +1.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +7.95%

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
93167 97414 88156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.86% 82.76% 80.95%
Number of salaries quoted 76230 78594 72151
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +4.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +49 848 £50,000 - 94
London +21 322 £60,000 +9.09% 36
South East +99 217 £45,000 -5.26% 21
East of England +43 113 £45,000 -5.26% 6
City of London +19 86 £60,000 +9.09% 6
Bedfordshire +38 62 £45,000 -5.26%
Hampshire +39 59 £45,000 +3.44% 2
Yorkshire -9 52 £50,000 +25.00% 8
South West -4 51 £33,000 -22.35% 4
Berkshire +25 49 £47,500 +8.57% 6
West Yorkshire +10 43 £50,000 +25.00% 5
West Midlands -12 43 £45,000 -5.75% 7
North West -6 41 £37,500 -34.78% 5
Luton +32 34 £52,500 -4.54%
Leeds -2 31 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Reading +13 28 £43,750 +2.94% 5
Buckinghamshire -4 28 £41,250 -15.38% 2
Milton Keynes -4 25 £40,000 -17.94% 2
Staffordshire +23 24 £45,000 +28.57%
Surrey +5 24 £46,250 -18.14% 2
West Sussex +13 21 £45,000 +10.81% 3
Scotland +3 21 £53,750 +26.47%
Bristol -18 19 £70,000 +64.70% 2
Essex +3 18 £60,000 +71.42% 1
East Midlands -2 18 £32,500 -26.13% 6
Kent +19 17 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Hertfordshire -17 17 £40,000 -30.43% 2
Winchester - 17 £42,500 -
Dunstable +7 16 £45,000 -
Merseyside +3 15 £24,500 -57.39% 2

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 592 (32.30%) SQL
2 578 (31.53%) Windows
3 489 (26.68%) SQL Server
4 481 (26.24%) Performance Tuning
5 429 (23.40%) Linux
6 404 (22.04%) Microsoft
7 395 (21.55%) Finance
8 369 (20.13%) Oracle
9 357 (19.48%) Cisco
10 349 (19.04%) ITIL
11 339 (18.49%) VMware
12 290 (15.82%) Firewall
13 271 (14.78%) VMware Infrastructure
14 265 (14.46%) SAN
15 250 (13.64%) Clustering
16 244 (13.31%) Data Centre
17 240 (13.09%) T-SQL
18 235 (12.82%) MS Excel
19 230 (12.55%) Active Directory
20 226 (12.33%) Disaster Recovery
21 225 (12.27%) WAN
22 219 (11.95%) Analytical Skills
23 218 (11.89%) UNIX
24 215 (11.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 200 (10.91%) Oracle Database
26 199 (10.86%) LAN
27 197 (10.75%) Replication
28 188 (10.26%) Degree
29 186 (10.15%) Business Intelligence
30 185 (10.09%) HP

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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
1 134 (7.31%) Apache
2 108 (5.89%) MS Exchange
3 97 (5.29%) SharePoint
4 94 (5.13%) IIS
5 80 (4.36%) Tomcat
6 56 (3.06%) WebLogic
7 49 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 45 (2.45%) Lync
9 38 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2013
10 33 (1.80%) nginx
10 33 (1.80%) Oracle Application Server
11 30 (1.64%) WebSphere
12 26 (1.42%) Oracle Coherence
13 25 (1.36%) JBoss
14 24 (1.31%) Drupal
15 23 (1.25%) Confluence
15 23 (1.25%) MediaWiki
16 21 (1.15%) CMS
17 20 (1.09%) SAS
18 19 (1.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 235 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 72 (3.93%) MS Office
3 26 (1.42%) MS Project
4 12 (0.65%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.16%) ProjectWise
8 1 (0.055%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 31 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (0.82%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (0.44%) Magento
4 7 (0.38%) SAP MII
4 7 (0.38%) SAP ERP
4 7 (0.38%) SAP PP
5 6 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.22%) Changepoint
7 4 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.16%) CA PPM
8 3 (0.16%) RMDS
8 3 (0.16%) SAP MDM
8 3 (0.16%) Primavera
9 1 (0.055%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.055%) Summit
9 1 (0.055%) VisionPLUS
9 1 (0.055%) Siebel Analytics
9 1 (0.055%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 83 (4.53%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 61 (3.33%) SaaS
4 44 (2.40%) PaaS
5 26 (1.42%) Office 365
6 25 (1.36%) IaaS
7 12 (0.65%) Mimecast
8 11 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.49%) GitHub
10 7 (0.38%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
11 6 (0.33%) Route 53
12 5 (0.27%) Google App Engine
12 5 (0.27%) Google Compute Engine
12 5 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
12 5 (0.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 3 (0.16%) IBM Blueworks
13 3 (0.16%) Google Analytics
14 1 (0.055%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 290 (15.82%) Firewall
2 265 (14.46%) SAN
3 225 (12.27%) WAN
4 199 (10.86%) LAN
5 160 (8.73%) DNS
6 158 (8.62%) VPN
7 138 (7.53%) TCP/IP
7 138 (7.53%) Network Security
8 95 (5.18%) Cisco ASA
9 85 (4.64%) Fibre Channel
9 85 (4.64%) BGP
10 79 (4.31%) IPsec
11 77 (4.20%) Internet
12 76 (4.15%) DHCP
12 76 (4.15%) MPLS
13 66 (3.60%) OSPF
13 66 (3.60%) VoIP
14 59 (3.22%) Wireless
15 51 (2.78%) NAS
16 50 (2.73%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 489 (26.68%) SQL Server
2 215 (11.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 200 (10.91%) Oracle Database
4 175 (9.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 143 (7.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 141 (7.69%) MySQL
7 132 (7.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 132 (7.20%) Relational Database
8 106 (5.78%) Oracle Database 11g
9 87 (4.75%) RDBMS
10 80 (4.36%) Data Warehouse
11 61 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
12 49 (2.67%) Oracle BI EE
12 49 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
13 47 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
14 44 (2.40%) Oracle Database 10g
14 44 (2.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 39 (2.13%) Hadoop
16 32 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
17 31 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 54 (2.95%) Subversion
2 47 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 35 (1.91%) Jenkins
4 28 (1.53%) JIRA
5 26 (1.42%) Hudson
6 13 (0.71%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 11 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (0.44%) Liquibase
8 8 (0.44%) Flyway
8 8 (0.44%) JMeter
8 8 (0.44%) Visual Studio
8 8 (0.44%) LoadRunner
9 7 (0.38%) PowerDesigner
10 6 (0.33%) Eclipse
11 5 (0.27%) Ant
12 4 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
13 3 (0.16%) Gradle
13 3 (0.16%) Firebug
14 2 (0.11%) Toad
14 2 (0.11%) ERwin
General
1 395 (21.55%) Finance
2 125 (6.82%) Banking
3 89 (4.86%) Telecoms
4 69 (3.76%) Retail
5 61 (3.33%) Games
6 33 (1.80%) Manufacturing
7 31 (1.69%) Law
8 24 (1.31%) Marketing
9 22 (1.20%) Advertising
10 21 (1.15%) Legal
11 20 (1.09%) Investment Banking
12 18 (0.98%) Automotive
12 18 (0.98%) Financial Institution
13 15 (0.82%) Back Office
14 13 (0.71%) Aerospace
15 11 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
15 11 (0.60%) Multimedia
16 10 (0.55%) Publishing
17 6 (0.33%) Retail Banking
18 5 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 422 (23.02%) DBA
2 286 (15.60%) SQL DBA
3 229 (12.49%) Administrator
4 153 (8.35%) Architect
5 152 (8.29%) Network Engineer
6 146 (7.97%) SQL Server DBA
7 141 (7.69%) Analyst
8 101 (5.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 98 (5.35%) Developer
10 86 (4.69%) Senior DBA
11 69 (3.76%) Consultant
12 64 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
13 62 (3.38%) Senior SQL DBA
14 58 (3.16%) Storage Specialist
15 56 (3.06%) Systems Engineer
16 54 (2.95%) Systems Administrator
17 53 (2.89%) Oracle DBA
18 51 (2.78%) Backup Specialist
18 51 (2.78%) Cloud Engineer
19 47 (2.56%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (6.38%) Middleware
2 82 (4.47%) Web Services
3 55 (3.00%) .NET
4 48 (2.62%) WebCenter
5 47 (2.56%) Oracle Fusion
6 41 (2.24%) J2EE
7 40 (2.18%) LAMP
8 29 (1.58%) HTML
8 29 (1.58%) Spring
9 18 (0.98%) MCollective
9 18 (0.98%) 802.1X
10 16 (0.87%) HTML5
10 16 (0.87%) Ajax
10 16 (0.87%) XML
11 14 (0.76%) CSS
11 14 (0.76%) WSH
12 13 (0.71%) Hibernate
12 13 (0.71%) Lucene
12 13 (0.71%) PhoneGap
13 11 (0.60%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 250 (13.64%) Clustering
2 244 (13.31%) Data Centre
3 219 (11.95%) Analytical Skills
4 197 (10.75%) Replication
5 118 (6.44%) Management Information System
6 62 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
7 56 (3.06%) CMDB
8 51 (2.78%) Computer Science
9 40 (2.18%) Statistics
10 39 (2.13%) Hedge funds
11 28 (1.53%) EMC VNX
12 27 (1.47%) Mainframe
13 26 (1.42%) N-Tier
14 25 (1.36%) Client/Server
14 25 (1.36%) Public Cloud
15 24 (1.31%) Wiki
16 21 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
16 21 (1.15%) Data Structures
17 20 (1.09%) Blackberry
18 17 (0.93%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 578 (31.53%) Windows
2 429 (23.40%) Linux
3 218 (11.89%) UNIX
4 168 (9.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 134 (7.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 133 (7.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 102 (5.56%) Solaris
8 59 (3.22%) Windows 7
9 49 (2.67%) AIX
10 46 (2.51%) Ubuntu
11 41 (2.24%) CentOS
12 33 (1.80%) Debian
13 31 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 20 (1.09%) Windows XP
15 18 (0.98%) Windows 8
16 10 (0.55%) HPUX
16 10 (0.55%) Windows Vista
17 9 (0.49%) Data ONTAP
18 7 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
19 6 (0.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 481 (26.24%) Performance Tuning
2 349 (19.04%) ITIL
3 226 (12.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 186 (10.15%) Business Intelligence
5 177 (9.66%) Agile Software Development
6 170 (9.27%) Project Management
7 152 (8.29%) Change Management
8 147 (8.02%) Service Delivery
9 137 (7.47%) Performance Monitoring
9 137 (7.47%) DevOps
10 133 (7.26%) Configuration Management
11 114 (6.22%) Migration
12 112 (6.11%) Root Cause Analysis
13 102 (5.56%) Mentoring
14 101 (5.51%) ETL
15 100 (5.46%) Problem Management
16 97 (5.29%) Load Balancing
16 97 (5.29%) E-Commerce
17 96 (5.24%) Database Mirroring
18 95 (5.18%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 592 (32.30%) SQL
2 240 (13.09%) T-SQL
3 149 (8.13%) Perl
4 143 (7.80%) Java
5 114 (6.22%) PowerShell
6 106 (5.78%) Python
7 88 (4.80%) Bash Shell
8 87 (4.75%) PHP
9 76 (4.15%) Shell Script
10 75 (4.09%) C
11 60 (3.27%) Ruby
12 47 (2.56%) PL/SQL
13 34 (1.85%) JavaScript
14 24 (1.31%) AWK
15 21 (1.15%) C#
16 18 (0.98%) Jython
17 16 (0.87%) Korn
17 16 (0.87%) C-shell
17 16 (0.87%) VB
18 12 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 188 (10.26%) Degree
2 156 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
3 119 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 114 (6.22%) CCNP
5 98 (5.35%) CCNA
6 74 (4.04%) MCSE
7 45 (2.45%) Security Cleared
8 40 (2.18%) ITIL Certification
9 39 (2.13%) Oracle Certification
10 34 (1.85%) CCSP
10 34 (1.85%) SC Cleared
11 32 (1.75%) MCITP
12 30 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 27 (1.47%) OCP
14 24 (1.31%) MCSA
15 22 (1.20%) CCIE
16 20 (1.09%) MCTS
17 18 (0.98%) MCP
18 13 (0.71%) CCDP
18 13 (0.71%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (8.73%) SLA
2 71 (3.87%) QA
3 54 (2.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 35 (1.91%) PCI DSS
5 21 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 15 (0.82%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.38%) ISO 9000
8 6 (0.33%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.33%) P3O
9 1 (0.055%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 271 (14.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 230 (12.55%) Active Directory
3 115 (6.27%) Hyper-V
4 89 (4.86%) Oracle RAC
5 73 (3.98%) VMware ESX
6 52 (2.84%) Samba
7 45 (2.45%) vSphere
8 44 (2.40%) NFS
9 40 (2.18%) XenServer
10 32 (1.75%) XenApp
11 24 (1.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 24 (1.31%) Postfix
12 23 (1.25%) iptables
13 19 (1.04%) VirtualBox
14 18 (0.98%) Terminal Services
15 16 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
15 16 (0.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 15 (0.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 14 (0.76%) Xen
17 14 (0.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 104 (5.67%) Puppet
2 87 (4.75%) Data Guard
3 73 (3.98%) Oracle RMAN
4 67 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
5 42 (2.29%) SCOM
6 41 (2.24%) Nagios
7 40 (2.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 37 (2.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 37 (2.02%) SCCM
9 35 (1.91%) Tivoli
10 29 (1.58%) Legato
11 24 (1.31%) ZABBIX
12 22 (1.20%) NetBackup
12 22 (1.20%) Backup Exec
13 19 (1.04%) Vagrant
14 18 (0.98%) Oracle Identity Management
15 17 (0.93%) Ansible
16 16 (0.87%) Salt
17 15 (0.82%) Oracle ZFS
17 15 (0.82%) Cacti
Vendors
1 404 (22.04%) Microsoft
2 369 (20.13%) Oracle
3 357 (19.48%) Cisco
4 339 (18.49%) VMware
5 185 (10.09%) HP
6 161 (8.78%) Citrix
7 121 (6.60%) NetApp
8 119 (6.49%) EMC
9 109 (5.95%) CheckPoint
10 102 (5.56%) IBM
10 102 (5.56%) CommVault
11 90 (4.91%) 3PAR
12 86 (4.69%) Brocade
13 81 (4.42%) Juniper
14 68 (3.71%) Red Hat
15 57 (3.11%) Sun
15 57 (3.11%) F5
16 44 (2.40%) Veritas
17 43 (2.35%) BMC
18 39 (2.13%) Hitachi
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London
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Montash
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + bonus & benefits
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Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £57,000 per annum + Good benefits
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £43000 - £53000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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SLR Consultants
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Exposed Solutions
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Exposed Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Excellant Package
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Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
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London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum healthy bonus and benefits
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