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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 367 371 309
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -62
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 809 707 952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.69% 0.65% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.83% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 608 542 750
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94231 85648 91265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.41% 78.72% 77.39%
Number of salaries quoted 75933 70032 77735
Average salary £47,500 £46,250 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +0.54%
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 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 25 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 25 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 +5 736 £50,000 - 81
London -31 315 £55,000 -4.34% 25
South East -17 133 £45,000 -11.76% 17
City of London -8 84 £55,000 -12.00% 8
East of England +3 76 £47,500 -5.00% 6
Yorkshire -2 63 £40,000 -11.11% 7
West Yorkshire -13 45 £40,000 -11.11% 5
North West +20 43 £57,500 +30.68% 2
South West +14 42 £42,500 +6.25% 4
West Midlands -17 40 £48,000 +28.00% 12
Leeds -15 36 £40,000 - 4
Hertfordshire +3 35 £57,500 +27.77% 4
Scotland +6 33 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Hampshire +7 27 £43,500 -25.64% 4
Birmingham +7 27 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Buckinghamshire +5 25 £48,750 +14.70% 3
Milton Keynes +6 23 £48,750 +14.70% 1
Bedfordshire +2 21 £47,500 +11.76% 2
East Midlands -14 21 £44,000 +10.69% 4
Manchester -2 20 £33,027 -24.93% 1
Surrey -13 20 £58,250 +37.05% 4
Merseyside +14 19 £57,500 +88.52%
Berkshire -5 19 £43,750 -27.08% 1
Liverpool +20 18 £57,500 -
Wiltshire +14 17 £47,500 +15.72% 1
Edinburgh +2 17 £30,000 -40.00%
Bristol +10 16 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Watford -17 13 £57,500 -4.16%
Oxfordshire +3 12 £45,000 +13.92% 2
West Sussex -2 12 £40,610 -9.75% 1

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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 (34.11%) Windows
2 429 (27.00%) Linux
3 419 (26.37%) SQL
4 380 (23.91%) VMware
5 374 (23.54%) SQL Server
6 343 (21.59%) Finance
7 322 (20.26%) Performance Tuning
8 308 (19.38%) Oracle
9 298 (18.75%) ITIL
9 298 (18.75%) UNIX
10 292 (18.38%) Cisco
11 279 (17.56%) Microsoft
12 270 (16.99%) SAN
13 267 (16.80%) VMware Infrastructure
14 244 (15.36%) Degree
15 242 (15.23%) Firewall
16 215 (13.53%) Disaster Recovery
17 212 (13.34%) HP
18 184 (11.58%) Active Directory
19 179 (11.26%) Windows Server 2008
20 172 (10.82%) Java
21 171 (10.76%) MS Excel
22 165 (10.38%) Incident Management
23 161 (10.13%) Replication
24 158 (9.94%) SQL Server 2008
25 157 (9.88%) TCP/IP
25 157 (9.88%) Perl
26 154 (9.69%) Cisco Certification
26 154 (9.69%) Project Management
27 153 (9.63%) Citrix

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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
1 137 (8.62%) IIS
2 103 (6.48%) Apache
3 82 (5.16%) MS Exchange
4 68 (4.28%) SharePoint
5 61 (3.84%) Tomcat
6 49 (3.08%) WebLogic
6 49 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
7 39 (2.45%) CMS
8 34 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2007
9 30 (1.89%) Drupal
10 29 (1.83%) Lync
11 26 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
12 23 (1.45%) WebSphere
13 22 (1.38%) Escenic
14 19 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
15 18 (1.13%) Oracle Application Server
16 17 (1.07%) nginx
17 16 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
18 14 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
19 11 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 171 (10.76%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.20%) MS Project
2 19 (1.20%) MS Office
3 14 (0.88%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.31%) PowerPivot
5 3 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.063%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.063%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.063%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 14 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.50%) Magento
3 8 (0.50%) Oracle CRM
3 8 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (0.31%) Sage 1000
5 4 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.25%) Compiere
5 4 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.19%) SAP MDM
6 3 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.13%) OpenWorks
7 2 (0.13%) MFGPRO
7 2 (0.13%) Siebel Analytics
8 1 (0.063%) assyst
8 1 (0.063%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.063%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (0.063%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 36 (2.27%) SaaS
2 29 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (0.76%) Office 365
6 12 (0.76%) Joyent
7 10 (0.63%) IaaS
8 9 (0.57%) PaaS
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
1 270 (16.99%) SAN
2 242 (15.23%) Firewall
3 157 (9.88%) TCP/IP
4 139 (8.75%) WAN
5 137 (8.62%) LAN
6 125 (7.87%) DNS
7 99 (6.23%) Internet
8 94 (5.92%) Network Security
9 82 (5.16%) MPLS
10 80 (5.03%) VoIP
11 78 (4.91%) VPN
12 62 (3.90%) Fibre Channel
13 57 (3.59%) Cisco ASA
14 50 (3.15%) NAS
15 45 (2.83%) DHCP
16 43 (2.71%) NetScaler
17 42 (2.64%) BGP
18 41 (2.58%) Wireless
18 41 (2.58%) iSCSI
19 40 (2.52%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 374 (23.54%) SQL Server
2 158 (9.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 153 (9.63%) MySQL
4 140 (8.81%) Oracle Database
5 102 (6.42%) Relational Database
6 101 (6.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 96 (6.04%) SQL Server 2005
7 96 (6.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 78 (4.91%) RDBMS
9 73 (4.59%) SQL Server 2012
10 69 (4.34%) Oracle Database 11g
11 62 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
12 51 (3.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 41 (2.58%) Oracle Database 10g
14 26 (1.64%) Oracle9i Database
15 22 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
16 21 (1.32%) DB2
17 20 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
18 16 (1.01%) OLTP
18 16 (1.01%) DTS
Development Applications
1 41 (2.58%) Git (software)
2 29 (1.83%) Visual Studio
3 28 (1.76%) Subversion
4 18 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (0.88%) JIRA
5 14 (0.88%) Jenkins
6 12 (0.76%) CruiseControl
7 11 (0.69%) Eclipse
7 11 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
9 8 (0.50%) TeamCity
10 7 (0.44%) Toad
10 7 (0.44%) NUnit
11 6 (0.38%) MSBuild
12 5 (0.31%) FishEye
12 5 (0.31%) Selenium
12 5 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
13 4 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 4 (0.25%) Maven
13 4 (0.25%) Introscope
General
1 343 (21.59%) Finance
2 92 (5.79%) Banking
3 87 (5.48%) Telecoms
4 47 (2.96%) Marketing
5 43 (2.71%) Publishing
6 38 (2.39%) Retail
7 37 (2.33%) Legal
8 29 (1.83%) Games
8 29 (1.83%) Back Office
9 26 (1.64%) Advertising
10 20 (1.26%) Law
11 15 (0.94%) Front Office
12 14 (0.88%) Investment Banking
13 12 (0.76%) Billing
14 10 (0.63%) Manufacturing
15 8 (0.50%) Financial Institution
16 7 (0.44%) General Ledger
17 5 (0.31%) Retail Banking
18 3 (0.19%) Music Industry
19 2 (0.13%) French Language
Job Titles
1 246 (15.48%) Administrator
2 222 (13.97%) DBA
3 146 (9.19%) Architect
4 133 (8.37%) SQL DBA
5 125 (7.87%) Analyst
6 117 (7.36%) Systems Engineer
7 110 (6.92%) Systems Administrator
8 102 (6.42%) Network Engineer
9 90 (5.66%) Consultant
10 85 (5.35%) Developer
11 55 (3.46%) Senior Systems Engineer
12 53 (3.34%) Team Leader
12 53 (3.34%) SQL Server DBA
13 49 (3.08%) Solutions Architect
13 49 (3.08%) Linux Administrator
14 48 (3.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 48 (3.02%) Oracle DBA
15 47 (2.96%) Support Engineer
16 46 (2.89%) Linux Engineer
17 42 (2.64%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (6.54%) .NET
2 79 (4.97%) Web Services
3 71 (4.47%) XML
4 49 (3.08%) Middleware
5 37 (2.33%) XSLT
6 34 (2.14%) HTML
6 34 (2.14%) J2EE
7 29 (1.83%) ASP.NET
7 29 (1.83%) CSS
8 23 (1.45%) Ajax
8 23 (1.45%) .NET Framework
9 18 (1.13%) XSD
9 18 (1.13%) JMS
10 17 (1.07%) Spring
11 16 (1.01%) LAMP
12 15 (0.94%) Struts
13 14 (0.88%) COM
13 14 (0.88%) Flash
13 14 (0.88%) JSON
14 13 (0.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 161 (10.13%) Replication
2 115 (7.24%) Clustering
3 94 (5.92%) Computer Science
4 84 (5.29%) Management Information System
5 55 (3.46%) Enterprise Software
6 54 (3.40%) Open Source
7 50 (3.15%) Client/Server
8 35 (2.20%) Mobile App
9 32 (2.01%) Digital Media
10 29 (1.83%) Enterprise Storage
11 28 (1.76%) Hedge funds
12 25 (1.57%) e-Health
13 20 (1.26%) Statistics
13 20 (1.26%) Firmware
13 20 (1.26%) Wiki
14 16 (1.01%) IPTV
15 14 (0.88%) Mathematics
15 14 (0.88%) Mainframe
15 14 (0.88%) LPAR
16 13 (0.82%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 542 (34.11%) Windows
2 429 (27.00%) Linux
3 298 (18.75%) UNIX
4 179 (11.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 134 (8.43%) Solaris
6 93 (5.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 91 (5.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 91 (5.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 86 (5.41%) Ubuntu
9 58 (3.65%) AIX
10 30 (1.89%) Windows 7
11 29 (1.83%) CentOS
12 28 (1.76%) Debian
13 19 (1.20%) HPUX
14 17 (1.07%) OpenBSD
15 14 (0.88%) Apple iOS
16 12 (0.76%) Windows 8
17 11 (0.69%) Windows XP
18 10 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
19 8 (0.50%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (20.26%) Performance Tuning
2 298 (18.75%) ITIL
3 215 (13.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 165 (10.38%) Incident Management
5 154 (9.69%) Project Management
6 142 (8.94%) Change Management
7 125 (7.87%) E-Commerce
8 106 (6.67%) Migration
9 103 (6.48%) Capacity Management
10 101 (6.36%) Performance Monitoring
10 101 (6.36%) Service Delivery
11 100 (6.29%) Configuration Management
12 94 (5.92%) Load Balancing
13 90 (5.66%) Service Management
14 82 (5.16%) Problem Management
15 76 (4.78%) Agile Software Development
16 74 (4.66%) Root Cause Analysis
17 72 (4.53%) Business Continuity
18 64 (4.03%) Performance Management
19 63 (3.96%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 419 (26.37%) SQL
2 172 (10.82%) Java
3 157 (9.88%) Perl
4 113 (7.11%) PowerShell
5 89 (5.60%) T-SQL
5 89 (5.60%) Shell Script
6 79 (4.97%) Python
7 69 (4.34%) PL/SQL
8 68 (4.28%) Bash Shell
9 67 (4.22%) PHP
10 60 (3.78%) C#
11 48 (3.02%) Ruby
12 42 (2.64%) JavaScript
13 32 (2.01%) Korn
14 31 (1.95%) VBScript
14 31 (1.95%) VB
15 20 (1.26%) AWK
16 16 (1.01%) VBA
17 14 (0.88%) C-shell
17 14 (0.88%) C
Qualifications
1 244 (15.36%) Degree
2 154 (9.69%) Cisco Certification
3 91 (5.73%) CCNP
4 71 (4.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 69 (4.34%) CCNA
6 60 (3.78%) Security Cleared
7 37 (2.33%) SC Cleared
7 37 (2.33%) CCSP
8 32 (2.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 31 (1.95%) MCSE
10 24 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
11 23 (1.45%) MCSA
12 18 (1.13%) CCIE
13 17 (1.07%) MCITP
14 11 (0.69%) PMP
14 11 (0.69%) PMI Certification
14 11 (0.69%) MCTS
15 10 (0.63%) CISSP
15 10 (0.63%) Sun Certification
16 9 (0.57%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 138 (8.68%) SLA
2 54 (3.40%) QA
3 31 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 26 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 11 (0.69%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.57%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.063%) GCP
8 1 (0.063%) BS7799
8 1 (0.063%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.063%) COBIT
System Software
1 267 (16.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 184 (11.58%) Active Directory
3 92 (5.79%) vSphere
4 76 (4.78%) VMware ESX
5 68 (4.28%) XenApp
6 53 (3.34%) VMware ESXi
7 49 (3.08%) Oracle RAC
8 43 (2.71%) Oracle RMAN
9 35 (2.20%) NFS
10 32 (2.01%) Hyper-V
11 30 (1.89%) XenDesktop
12 28 (1.76%) vCloud
13 24 (1.51%) VMFS
14 23 (1.45%) VMware Server
15 19 (1.20%) XenServer
16 18 (1.13%) KVM
17 17 (1.07%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 17 (1.07%) Terminal Services
18 14 (0.88%) SRDF
19 9 (0.57%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 71 (4.47%) Puppet
2 62 (3.90%) Nagios
3 59 (3.71%) SCOM
4 56 (3.52%) NetBackup
5 50 (3.15%) SCCM
6 35 (2.20%) Data Guard
6 35 (2.20%) BMC PATROL
7 31 (1.95%) OpenView
8 27 (1.70%) Tivoli
8 27 (1.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 27 (1.70%) SolarWinds Orion
8 27 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
9 23 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 20 (1.26%) EMC NetWorker
11 19 (1.20%) HP Data Protector
12 17 (1.07%) OPNET
13 15 (0.94%) Backup Exec
14 11 (0.69%) ZABBIX
14 11 (0.69%) Ganglia
14 11 (0.69%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 380 (23.91%) VMware
2 308 (19.38%) Oracle
3 292 (18.38%) Cisco
4 279 (17.56%) Microsoft
5 212 (13.34%) HP
6 153 (9.63%) Citrix
7 133 (8.37%) NetApp
8 126 (7.93%) EMC
9 119 (7.49%) Red Hat
10 99 (6.23%) IBM
11 95 (5.98%) CheckPoint
12 85 (5.35%) Sun
13 65 (4.09%) Juniper
14 55 (3.46%) BMC
15 54 (3.40%) Dell
16 49 (3.08%) Brocade
17 45 (2.83%) F5
18 43 (2.71%) CA
19 39 (2.45%) Symantec
20 38 (2.39%) SolarWinds
Dundee, Angus
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 36 days holiday and more
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
UWE
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Red Commerce
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TDX Group
Salary: Competitive + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension, Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
ARM Technology
Salary: £25200 - £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + dependant on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Michael Page Technology
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + +Car + Great Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + high bonus + package
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Arqiva
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Unilever
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £56000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago