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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 333 401 362
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -39
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 920 772 746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.83% 0.65% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 0.79% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 695 592 569
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £68,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £49,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +15.29%

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
93605 97685 87746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.58% 82.72% 80.80%
Number of salaries quoted 76475 79074 72329
Average salary £50,000 £48,558 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.96% +6.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 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 3 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
(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 +55 872 £50,000 -4.76% 95
London +32 332 £60,000 +9.09% 30
South East +99 236 £45,000 -5.26% 22
East of England +46 114 £45,000 -18.18% 10
City of London +38 91 £61,250 +11.36% 10
Hampshire +30 63 £45,000 -2.70% 5
Berkshire +40 61 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Yorkshire -3 51 £50,000 +25.00% 5
Bedfordshire +47 50 £45,000 -5.26% 6
South West +1 47 £40,000 -11.11% 4
North West +9 43 £45,000 -21.73% 11
West Yorkshire +5 40 £50,000 +25.00% 5
West Midlands -15 37 £45,000 -14.28% 5
Leeds +5 33 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Reading +22 32 £52,500 +40.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +1 30 £40,000 -11.11%
Luton +22 29 £48,750 -11.36% 3
West Sussex +20 27 £48,750 +7.60% 3
Milton Keynes -5 26 £37,500 -21.05%
Scotland -4 25 £55,000 +26.43% 3
Hertfordshire -5 24 £45,000 -21.73% 2
East Midlands +9 22 £35,000 -10.25% 7
Winchester +4 22 £43,750 +9.37% 1
Surrey +4 21 £34,000 -39.82% 4
Essex +14 20 £60,000 -22.58% 1
Staffordshire +22 18 £45,750 +40.76% 2
Bristol -19 17 £70,000 +64.70% 1
Oxfordshire +20 16 £47,500 +15.15% 1
Cheshire +13 16 £45,000 - 3
Cambridgeshire +5 16 £37,500 - 1

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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 (31.83%) Windows
2 586 (31.51%) SQL
3 496 (26.67%) SQL Server
4 483 (25.97%) Performance Tuning
5 432 (23.23%) Linux
6 419 (22.53%) Microsoft
7 399 (21.45%) Finance
8 361 (19.41%) Oracle
9 360 (19.35%) VMware
10 359 (19.30%) Cisco
11 330 (17.74%) ITIL
12 293 (15.75%) VMware Infrastructure
13 285 (15.32%) SAN
14 282 (15.16%) Firewall
15 268 (14.41%) Data Centre
16 255 (13.71%) Clustering
17 251 (13.49%) T-SQL
18 242 (13.01%) MS Excel
19 233 (12.53%) Disaster Recovery
19 233 (12.53%) Analytical Skills
20 229 (12.31%) Active Directory
21 220 (11.83%) HP
21 220 (11.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 216 (11.61%) WAN
23 215 (11.56%) UNIX
24 207 (11.13%) Agile Software Development
25 201 (10.81%) Project Management
26 199 (10.70%) LAN
27 198 (10.65%) Replication
28 196 (10.54%) Degree

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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
1 141 (7.58%) Apache
2 103 (5.54%) MS Exchange
3 98 (5.27%) SharePoint
4 96 (5.16%) IIS
5 84 (4.52%) Tomcat
6 56 (3.01%) WebLogic
7 41 (2.20%) Lync
7 41 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
8 32 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
9 31 (1.67%) nginx
10 30 (1.61%) Oracle Application Server
11 29 (1.56%) WebSphere
12 24 (1.29%) Oracle Coherence
12 24 (1.29%) Drupal
13 23 (1.24%) JBoss
14 22 (1.18%) Confluence
14 22 (1.18%) MediaWiki
15 19 (1.02%) SAS
15 19 (1.02%) CMS
16 17 (0.91%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 242 (13.01%) MS Excel
2 77 (4.14%) MS Office
3 31 (1.67%) MS Project
4 10 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.38%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.16%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 30 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.43%) Magento
4 7 (0.38%) SAP ERP
4 7 (0.38%) SAP PP
4 7 (0.38%) SAP MII
5 5 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.16%) Primavera
6 3 (0.16%) RMDS
7 2 (0.11%) ENOVIA
8 1 (0.054%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.054%) SAP MDM
8 1 (0.054%) VisionPLUS
8 1 (0.054%) Epicor Vantage
8 1 (0.054%) Siebel Analytics
8 1 (0.054%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.054%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.054%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 84 (4.52%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 59 (3.17%) SaaS
4 43 (2.31%) PaaS
5 27 (1.45%) IaaS
6 22 (1.18%) Office 365
7 11 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (0.59%) Mimecast
8 10 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.48%) GitHub
10 7 (0.38%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.32%) Route 53
11 6 (0.32%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (0.22%) Google Compute Engine
12 4 (0.22%) Google App Engine
12 4 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (0.11%) Heroku
13 2 (0.11%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 285 (15.32%) SAN
2 282 (15.16%) Firewall
3 216 (11.61%) WAN
4 199 (10.70%) LAN
5 159 (8.55%) DNS
6 149 (8.01%) VPN
7 129 (6.94%) TCP/IP
8 126 (6.77%) Network Security
9 94 (5.05%) Fibre Channel
10 92 (4.95%) Cisco ASA
11 78 (4.19%) BGP
12 76 (4.09%) DHCP
13 73 (3.92%) Internet
14 72 (3.87%) MPLS
15 71 (3.82%) IPsec
16 65 (3.49%) OSPF
17 58 (3.12%) VoIP
18 56 (3.01%) NAS
19 53 (2.85%) Wireless
20 51 (2.74%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 496 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 220 (11.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 180 (9.68%) Oracle Database
4 174 (9.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 149 (8.01%) SQL Server 2008
6 141 (7.58%) MySQL
7 138 (7.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 120 (6.45%) Relational Database
9 88 (4.73%) Oracle Database 11g
10 80 (4.30%) RDBMS
11 71 (3.82%) Data Warehouse
12 58 (3.12%) SQL Server 2005
13 51 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
14 47 (2.53%) Oracle BI EE
14 47 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
15 46 (2.47%) Hadoop
16 45 (2.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 43 (2.31%) Oracle Database 10g
18 34 (1.83%) SQL Server 2000
19 29 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 52 (2.80%) Subversion
2 44 (2.37%) Git (software)
3 33 (1.77%) Jenkins
4 26 (1.40%) Hudson
4 26 (1.40%) JIRA
5 12 (0.65%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 9 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (0.43%) Liquibase
7 8 (0.43%) Flyway
7 8 (0.43%) JMeter
7 8 (0.43%) LoadRunner
8 7 (0.38%) Eclipse
8 7 (0.38%) PowerDesigner
9 6 (0.32%) Ant
9 6 (0.32%) Visual Studio
10 5 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (0.22%) Gradle
11 4 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (0.16%) Maven
12 3 (0.16%) Toad
General
1 399 (21.45%) Finance
2 115 (6.18%) Banking
3 88 (4.73%) Telecoms
4 68 (3.66%) Retail
5 56 (3.01%) Games
6 34 (1.83%) Law
7 31 (1.67%) Marketing
8 30 (1.61%) Manufacturing
9 27 (1.45%) Legal
10 20 (1.08%) Investment Banking
11 19 (1.02%) Advertising
11 19 (1.02%) Financial Institution
12 18 (0.97%) Automotive
13 17 (0.91%) Back Office
14 13 (0.70%) Aerospace
15 11 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
15 11 (0.59%) Publishing
16 9 (0.48%) Multimedia
17 7 (0.38%) Retail Banking
18 5 (0.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 425 (22.85%) DBA
2 294 (15.81%) SQL DBA
3 226 (12.15%) Administrator
4 178 (9.57%) Architect
5 151 (8.12%) SQL Server DBA
6 143 (7.69%) Network Engineer
7 141 (7.58%) Analyst
8 101 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 93 (5.00%) Developer
10 80 (4.30%) Senior DBA
11 72 (3.87%) Solutions Architect
12 67 (3.60%) Consultant
12 67 (3.60%) Storage Specialist
13 61 (3.28%) Senior SQL DBA
14 57 (3.06%) Systems Administrator
15 55 (2.96%) Backup Specialist
16 54 (2.90%) Systems Engineer
17 49 (2.63%) Cloud Engineer
18 47 (2.53%) Senior Storage Specialist
19 46 (2.47%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (6.02%) Middleware
2 86 (4.62%) Web Services
3 61 (3.28%) .NET
4 47 (2.53%) J2EE
4 47 (2.53%) WebCenter
4 47 (2.53%) Oracle Fusion
5 36 (1.94%) LAMP
6 34 (1.83%) Spring
7 28 (1.51%) HTML
8 22 (1.18%) XML
9 18 (0.97%) WSH
9 18 (0.97%) MCollective
10 16 (0.86%) HTML5
11 14 (0.75%) Ajax
11 14 (0.75%) .NET Framework
11 14 (0.75%) COM
11 14 (0.75%) CSS
12 12 (0.65%) PhoneGap
13 11 (0.59%) Lucene
13 11 (0.59%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 268 (14.41%) Data Centre
2 255 (13.71%) Clustering
3 233 (12.53%) Analytical Skills
4 198 (10.65%) Replication
5 103 (5.54%) Management Information System
6 65 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
7 62 (3.33%) CMDB
8 55 (2.96%) Computer Science
9 45 (2.42%) Statistics
10 36 (1.94%) Hedge funds
11 33 (1.77%) Mainframe
12 32 (1.72%) N-Tier
13 29 (1.56%) EMC VNX
14 27 (1.45%) Client/Server
15 24 (1.29%) Public Cloud
16 23 (1.24%) Enterprise Storage
16 23 (1.24%) Wiki
17 17 (0.91%) Data Structures
18 16 (0.86%) PKI
18 16 (0.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 592 (31.83%) Windows
2 432 (23.23%) Linux
3 215 (11.56%) UNIX
4 161 (8.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 131 (7.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 128 (6.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 110 (5.91%) Solaris
8 57 (3.06%) AIX
9 54 (2.90%) Windows 7
10 51 (2.74%) Ubuntu
11 46 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 41 (2.20%) CentOS
13 31 (1.67%) Debian
14 17 (0.91%) Data ONTAP
15 14 (0.75%) Windows XP
16 10 (0.54%) HPUX
17 9 (0.48%) Windows Vista
17 9 (0.48%) Windows 8
18 8 (0.43%) Windows 2000
19 7 (0.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 483 (25.97%) Performance Tuning
2 330 (17.74%) ITIL
3 233 (12.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 207 (11.13%) Agile Software Development
5 201 (10.81%) Project Management
6 183 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
7 158 (8.49%) Change Management
8 149 (8.01%) Service Delivery
9 139 (7.47%) Performance Monitoring
10 138 (7.42%) DevOps
11 124 (6.67%) Configuration Management
12 118 (6.34%) Migration
13 108 (5.81%) Root Cause Analysis
14 105 (5.65%) Load Balancing
15 104 (5.59%) Incident Management
16 99 (5.32%) Mentoring
17 98 (5.27%) Problem Management
18 96 (5.16%) Database Mirroring
19 95 (5.11%) Performance Management
20 93 (5.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 586 (31.51%) SQL
2 251 (13.49%) T-SQL
3 154 (8.28%) Java
4 142 (7.63%) Perl
5 119 (6.40%) PowerShell
6 102 (5.48%) Python
7 83 (4.46%) Bash Shell
8 80 (4.30%) PHP
9 76 (4.09%) C
10 72 (3.87%) Shell Script
11 58 (3.12%) Ruby
12 48 (2.58%) PL/SQL
13 42 (2.26%) JavaScript
14 19 (1.02%) C#
15 18 (0.97%) AWK
15 18 (0.97%) Jython
16 15 (0.81%) VB
17 12 (0.65%) VBScript
18 10 (0.54%) C++
18 10 (0.54%) Korn
Qualifications
1 196 (10.54%) Degree
2 149 (8.01%) Cisco Certification
3 120 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 109 (5.86%) CCNP
5 89 (4.78%) CCNA
6 70 (3.76%) MCSE
7 54 (2.90%) Security Cleared
8 42 (2.26%) SC Cleared
9 39 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
10 37 (1.99%) MCITP
10 37 (1.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 35 (1.88%) Oracle Certification
12 34 (1.83%) CCSP
13 26 (1.40%) OCP
14 24 (1.29%) MCSA
14 24 (1.29%) MCTS
15 21 (1.13%) DV Cleared
15 21 (1.13%) CCIE
16 18 (0.97%) MCP
17 15 (0.81%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 157 (8.44%) SLA
2 70 (3.76%) QA
3 52 (2.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 25 (1.34%) PCI DSS
5 20 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (0.70%) Data Quality
7 8 (0.43%) ISO 9000
8 6 (0.32%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.22%) P3O
10 1 (0.054%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 293 (15.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 229 (12.31%) Active Directory
3 133 (7.15%) Hyper-V
4 82 (4.41%) Oracle RAC
5 81 (4.35%) VMware ESX
6 57 (3.06%) vSphere
7 51 (2.74%) NFS
8 47 (2.53%) Samba
9 43 (2.31%) XenServer
10 33 (1.77%) XenApp
11 24 (1.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 23 (1.24%) Postfix
13 22 (1.18%) iptables
14 18 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
14 18 (0.97%) VirtualBox
14 18 (0.97%) XenDesktop
15 14 (0.75%) Xen
16 13 (0.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 12 (0.65%) Firmware
18 11 (0.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 105 (5.65%) Puppet
2 80 (4.30%) Data Guard
3 64 (3.44%) Opscode Chef
4 62 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
5 43 (2.31%) Nagios
6 39 (2.10%) SCOM
7 38 (2.04%) SCCM
8 36 (1.94%) Tivoli
9 35 (1.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 31 (1.67%) NetBackup
11 30 (1.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 29 (1.56%) Legato
13 23 (1.24%) ZABBIX
14 21 (1.13%) Backup Exec
15 18 (0.97%) Oracle Identity Management
15 18 (0.97%) Vagrant
16 17 (0.91%) WSUS
17 16 (0.86%) Cacti
17 16 (0.86%) Oracle ZFS
18 15 (0.81%) OpenView
Vendors
1 419 (22.53%) Microsoft
2 361 (19.41%) Oracle
3 360 (19.35%) VMware
4 359 (19.30%) Cisco
5 220 (11.83%) HP
6 168 (9.03%) Citrix
7 129 (6.94%) NetApp
8 125 (6.72%) EMC
9 112 (6.02%) CommVault
10 107 (5.75%) IBM
11 106 (5.70%) CheckPoint
12 99 (5.32%) 3PAR
13 97 (5.22%) Brocade
14 84 (4.52%) Juniper
15 82 (4.41%) Red Hat
16 57 (3.06%) Sun
17 51 (2.74%) F5
18 48 (2.58%) Veritas
19 44 (2.37%) BMC
20 35 (1.88%) Hitachi
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Cheshire
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Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Benefits
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