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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 370 365 300
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -65
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 802 691 988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.68% 0.64% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.81% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 588 538 778
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
94499 85180 91147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.67% 79.43% 77.75%
Number of salaries quoted 75420 69572 77387
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £73,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +8 725 £50,000 - 62
London -1 314 £55,000 -4.34% 27
South East -24 125 £47,500 -13.63% 10
Yorkshire -20 71 £40,000 -15.78% 5
East of England -15 65 £40,500 -19.00% 4
City of London -34 62 £55,000 -12.00% 8
West Yorkshire -10 58 £40,000 -15.78% 3
Leeds -19 46 £40,000 +1.26% 2
West Midlands -20 46 £52,500 +23.52% 3
South West -3 39 £42,500 +6.25% 1
North West +5 38 £42,500 - 6
Scotland +5 35 £37,500 -41.17% 3
Hampshire -6 28 £40,000 -31.62% 3
Buckinghamshire +13 27 £57,500 +36.90% 1
Hertfordshire -5 27 £40,750 -9.44%
Bedfordshire +10 23 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Milton Keynes +9 23 £50,000 +27.38% 1
East Midlands -2 22 £44,000 +3.52% 3
Birmingham -3 21 £55,000 +12.82% 2
Edinburgh +1 19 £30,000 -52.94% 3
West Sussex +1 18 £54,000 +20.00% 1
Bristol +5 17 £35,262 -11.84% 1
Manchester +5 17 £33,027 -22.28% 3
Southampton +21 14 £35,000 -40.17% 2
Oxfordshire +7 13 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Surrey -19 13 £50,000 +21.21% 2
Crawley +20 12 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Coventry +10 12 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Berkshire -17 12 £55,000 -8.33%
Derbyshire - 12 £44,000 - 1

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 516 (33.14%) Windows
2 406 (26.08%) Linux
3 396 (25.43%) SQL
4 387 (24.86%) VMware
5 357 (22.93%) SQL Server
6 335 (21.52%) Finance
7 315 (20.23%) Performance Tuning
8 310 (19.91%) Oracle
8 310 (19.91%) ITIL
9 280 (17.98%) UNIX
10 276 (17.73%) Cisco
11 275 (17.66%) VMware Infrastructure
12 273 (17.53%) Microsoft
13 255 (16.38%) Degree
14 243 (15.61%) SAN
15 231 (14.84%) Firewall
16 209 (13.42%) HP
17 203 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
18 176 (11.30%) MS Excel
19 174 (11.18%) Active Directory
20 172 (11.05%) Incident Management
21 171 (10.98%) Java
21 171 (10.98%) Windows Server 2008
22 165 (10.60%) Project Management
23 162 (10.40%) MySQL
24 160 (10.28%) Perl
25 154 (9.89%) Replication
26 150 (9.63%) Oracle Database
27 148 (9.51%) Citrix
28 146 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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
1 122 (7.84%) IIS
2 120 (7.71%) Apache
3 81 (5.20%) MS Exchange
4 74 (4.75%) Tomcat
5 64 (4.11%) SharePoint
6 47 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2010
7 44 (2.83%) WebLogic
8 38 (2.44%) CMS
9 34 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2007
10 32 (2.06%) Lync
11 25 (1.61%) Drupal
12 24 (1.54%) Escenic
13 21 (1.35%) WebSphere
14 20 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
15 17 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
15 17 (1.09%) nginx
16 15 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
17 14 (0.90%) Confluence
17 14 (0.90%) Oracle Application Server
17 14 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 176 (11.30%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.54%) MS Office
3 20 (1.28%) MS Project
4 13 (0.83%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.26%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.064%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.064%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.064%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 17 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (0.51%) Oracle General Ledger
3 7 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.39%) Oracle CRM
4 6 (0.39%) Magento
5 5 (0.32%) SAP MDM
6 4 (0.26%) Compiere
6 4 (0.26%) MFGPRO
6 4 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.26%) Sage 1000
7 3 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.19%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 3 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.13%) OpenWorks
8 2 (0.13%) Siebel Analytics
9 1 (0.064%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 1 (0.064%) assyst
9 1 (0.064%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 33 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
3 25 (1.61%) SaaS
4 16 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (0.71%) Office 365
7 10 (0.64%) Joyent
8 8 (0.51%) GitHub
8 8 (0.51%) IaaS
9 6 (0.39%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.39%) CloudFront
9 6 (0.39%) Rackspace Cloud
10 3 (0.19%) PaaS
10 3 (0.19%) Google App Engine
10 3 (0.19%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (0.064%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 243 (15.61%) SAN
2 231 (14.84%) Firewall
3 143 (9.18%) TCP/IP
4 142 (9.12%) DNS
5 141 (9.06%) WAN
6 138 (8.86%) LAN
7 98 (6.29%) Internet
8 93 (5.97%) Network Security
9 81 (5.20%) VoIP
9 81 (5.20%) MPLS
10 75 (4.82%) VPN
11 67 (4.30%) Cisco ASA
12 56 (3.60%) NAS
13 52 (3.34%) DHCP
14 47 (3.02%) Wireless
15 44 (2.83%) Fibre Channel
16 43 (2.76%) FWSM
17 39 (2.50%) LDAP
18 37 (2.38%) iSCSI
19 35 (2.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 357 (22.93%) SQL Server
2 162 (10.40%) MySQL
3 150 (9.63%) Oracle Database
4 146 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 107 (6.87%) Relational Database
6 91 (5.84%) SQL Server 2005
6 91 (5.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 90 (5.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 81 (5.20%) RDBMS
9 71 (4.56%) SQL Server 2012
10 66 (4.24%) Oracle Database 11g
11 54 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
12 47 (3.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 38 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
14 28 (1.80%) Oracle9i Database
15 23 (1.48%) DB2
16 20 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
16 20 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
17 19 (1.22%) Big Data
18 16 (1.03%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 37 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 25 (1.61%) Visual Studio
3 22 (1.41%) Subversion
4 20 (1.28%) Jenkins
5 18 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (1.09%) JIRA
7 14 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 13 (0.83%) Eclipse
9 12 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
10 8 (0.51%) Selenium
10 8 (0.51%) FishEye
11 7 (0.45%) Toad
12 5 (0.32%) Introscope
13 4 (0.26%) NUnit
13 4 (0.26%) CruiseControl
13 4 (0.26%) Maven
14 3 (0.19%) JMeter
14 3 (0.19%) LoadRunner
14 3 (0.19%) JUnit
14 3 (0.19%) Hudson
General
1 335 (21.52%) Finance
2 89 (5.72%) Telecoms
3 86 (5.52%) Banking
4 50 (3.21%) Publishing
5 42 (2.70%) Marketing
6 40 (2.57%) Retail
7 32 (2.06%) Legal
8 29 (1.86%) Games
9 19 (1.22%) Law
10 18 (1.16%) Manufacturing
11 17 (1.09%) Back Office
12 14 (0.90%) Advertising
12 14 (0.90%) Investment Banking
13 10 (0.64%) Billing
13 10 (0.64%) Front Office
14 8 (0.51%) Financial Institution
15 7 (0.45%) General Ledger
16 5 (0.32%) Retail Banking
17 3 (0.19%) French Language
17 3 (0.19%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 235 (15.09%) Administrator
2 209 (13.42%) DBA
3 140 (8.99%) Analyst
4 130 (8.35%) Architect
5 116 (7.45%) SQL DBA
6 109 (7.00%) Systems Engineer
7 103 (6.62%) Network Engineer
8 94 (6.04%) Systems Administrator
9 87 (5.59%) Developer
10 83 (5.33%) Consultant
11 55 (3.53%) Team Leader
12 53 (3.40%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 50 (3.21%) Oracle DBA
14 48 (3.08%) Support Engineer
14 48 (3.08%) Linux Administrator
15 45 (2.89%) SQL Server DBA
16 44 (2.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 39 (2.50%) Solutions Architect
17 39 (2.50%) Linux Engineer
18 37 (2.38%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (6.62%) .NET
2 74 (4.75%) Web Services
3 73 (4.69%) XML
4 53 (3.40%) Middleware
5 38 (2.44%) HTML
5 38 (2.44%) XSLT
6 31 (1.99%) ASP.NET
7 28 (1.80%) CSS
8 27 (1.73%) JMS
9 24 (1.54%) J2EE
9 24 (1.54%) Ajax
9 24 (1.54%) .NET Framework
10 21 (1.35%) XSD
11 17 (1.09%) Spring
12 15 (0.96%) Struts
12 15 (0.96%) Django
13 13 (0.83%) JSON
13 13 (0.83%) Velocity
13 13 (0.83%) COM
14 12 (0.77%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 154 (9.89%) Replication
2 100 (6.42%) Clustering
3 97 (6.23%) Computer Science
4 80 (5.14%) Management Information System
5 56 (3.60%) Open Source
6 53 (3.40%) Client/Server
7 50 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
8 35 (2.25%) Mobile App
9 32 (2.06%) Digital Media
10 27 (1.73%) Enterprise Storage
11 25 (1.61%) e-Health
12 21 (1.35%) Mathematics
13 19 (1.22%) Statistics
14 17 (1.09%) Wiki
15 16 (1.03%) Firmware
15 16 (1.03%) Mainframe
16 15 (0.96%) Hedge funds
17 14 (0.90%) LPAR
18 13 (0.83%) Data Integration
19 11 (0.71%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 516 (33.14%) Windows
2 406 (26.08%) Linux
3 280 (17.98%) UNIX
4 171 (10.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 134 (8.61%) Solaris
6 91 (5.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 90 (5.78%) Ubuntu
8 84 (5.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 83 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 64 (4.11%) AIX
11 33 (2.12%) Debian
12 30 (1.93%) CentOS
13 27 (1.73%) Windows 7
14 21 (1.35%) OpenBSD
15 14 (0.90%) HPUX
16 12 (0.77%) Fedora
16 12 (0.77%) Apple iOS
17 9 (0.58%) Windows XP
18 7 (0.45%) Windows 2000
18 7 (0.45%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (20.23%) Performance Tuning
2 310 (19.91%) ITIL
3 203 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 172 (11.05%) Incident Management
5 165 (10.60%) Project Management
6 138 (8.86%) Change Management
7 129 (8.29%) E-Commerce
8 111 (7.13%) Capacity Management
9 108 (6.94%) Migration
10 95 (6.10%) Service Delivery
10 95 (6.10%) Performance Monitoring
11 92 (5.91%) Configuration Management
11 92 (5.91%) Service Management
12 91 (5.84%) Agile Software Development
13 89 (5.72%) Load Balancing
14 74 (4.75%) Root Cause Analysis
15 71 (4.56%) Problem Management
16 70 (4.50%) Performance Management
16 70 (4.50%) Business Continuity
17 68 (4.37%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 396 (25.43%) SQL
2 171 (10.98%) Java
3 160 (10.28%) Perl
4 109 (7.00%) PowerShell
5 83 (5.33%) T-SQL
6 81 (5.20%) Python
7 79 (5.07%) Shell Script
8 75 (4.82%) PHP
9 69 (4.43%) Bash Shell
10 64 (4.11%) PL/SQL
11 51 (3.28%) C#
12 48 (3.08%) Ruby
13 45 (2.89%) JavaScript
14 35 (2.25%) Korn
15 29 (1.86%) VB
16 25 (1.61%) VBScript
17 20 (1.28%) AWK
18 17 (1.09%) C
18 17 (1.09%) VBA
19 13 (0.83%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 255 (16.38%) Degree
2 142 (9.12%) Cisco Certification
3 91 (5.84%) CCNP
4 64 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 56 (3.60%) CCNA
5 56 (3.60%) Security Cleared
6 42 (2.70%) CCSP
7 36 (2.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 35 (2.25%) SC Cleared
9 26 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
9 26 (1.67%) MCSE
10 17 (1.09%) MCSA
11 14 (0.90%) MCITP
12 11 (0.71%) CCIE
13 10 (0.64%) CISSP
14 9 (0.58%) SCSA
14 9 (0.58%) PMP
14 9 (0.58%) PMI Certification
15 8 (0.51%) CISM
15 8 (0.51%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 134 (8.61%) SLA
2 47 (3.02%) QA
3 27 (1.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 27 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.64%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.58%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.19%) COBIT
7 1 (0.064%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.064%) GCP
7 1 (0.064%) BS7799
System Software
1 275 (17.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 174 (11.18%) Active Directory
3 89 (5.72%) vSphere
4 74 (4.75%) VMware ESX
5 72 (4.62%) XenApp
6 50 (3.21%) VMware ESXi
7 46 (2.95%) Oracle RAC
8 42 (2.70%) Hyper-V
9 38 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
10 35 (2.25%) NFS
11 32 (2.06%) XenDesktop
12 30 (1.93%) vCloud
13 26 (1.67%) VMFS
14 24 (1.54%) VMware Server
15 22 (1.41%) KVM
16 19 (1.22%) XenServer
17 17 (1.09%) Terminal Services
18 13 (0.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
19 9 (0.58%) Varnish
19 9 (0.58%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 75 (4.82%) Puppet
2 62 (3.98%) Nagios
3 47 (3.02%) SCOM
4 44 (2.83%) NetBackup
5 38 (2.44%) Data Guard
6 37 (2.38%) SCCM
7 28 (1.80%) OpenView
8 27 (1.73%) Tivoli
8 27 (1.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 27 (1.73%) BMC PATROL
9 25 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
10 24 (1.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 23 (1.48%) SolarWinds Orion
12 17 (1.09%) OPNET
13 13 (0.83%) Backup Exec
14 12 (0.77%) EMC NetWorker
15 11 (0.71%) WSUS
15 11 (0.71%) CA Spectrum
16 10 (0.64%) YUM
17 9 (0.58%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 387 (24.86%) VMware
2 310 (19.91%) Oracle
3 276 (17.73%) Cisco
4 273 (17.53%) Microsoft
5 209 (13.42%) HP
6 148 (9.51%) Citrix
7 134 (8.61%) NetApp
8 121 (7.77%) Red Hat
9 104 (6.68%) EMC
10 92 (5.91%) CheckPoint
11 86 (5.52%) IBM
12 77 (4.95%) Sun
13 70 (4.50%) Juniper
14 47 (3.02%) F5
15 44 (2.83%) CA
16 42 (2.70%) BMC
17 39 (2.50%) Brocade
18 38 (2.44%) Dell
19 34 (2.18%) Symantec
20 33 (2.12%) SolarWinds
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EasywebRecruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Certeco
Posted: 14 hours ago
Northamptonshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: BENEFITS
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Truenorth
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus car allowance
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + paid ot/oncall + bens + bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hayes, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent International
Posted: Yesterday
Brackley, Northamptonshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum £50K + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Lancashire
RBW Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Ordnance Survey
Salary: From £32,173 to £39,509 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Billericay, Essex
Swan Housing
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday