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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 351 352 309
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -43
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 821 774 960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.78% 0.74% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.91% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 634 596 788
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £36,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
87329 85491 87260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.68% 82.25% 80.08%
Number of salaries quoted 71992 68288 74041
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +7 776 £47,500 -9.52% 82
London +7 324 £57,500 - 40
South East -2 179 £45,000 -10.00% 11
City of London +9 84 £57,500 - 13
East of England +12 62 £45,000 +4.65% 7
Yorkshire +11 61 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Surrey +11 57 £44,250 -11.50% 2
South West -2 51 £45,000 +20.00% 7
Hampshire +2 50 £42,500 +14.09% 5
West Midlands -37 43 £44,000 +2.59% 7
East Midlands +25 42 £34,000 -10.52% 3
West Yorkshire +13 42 £40,000 -14.89% 2
Leeds -2 30 £50,000 +13.63% 2
Buckinghamshire +25 29 £55,000 +15.78%
Berkshire -18 23 £70,000 -12.50% 2
Gloucestershire +12 21 £38,500 - 2
Scotland +17 20 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Milton Keynes +14 20 £58,500 +40.96%
Hertfordshire 0 20 £59,250 +49.05% 2
Cheltenham - 20 £38,500 -
North West -16 19 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Derbyshire +35 18 £21,000 -44.00% 1
Essex -16 18 £42,500 -45.16% 1
Birmingham -13 17 £43,250 +1.76% 2
Wales -19 17 £32,000 -15.23% 1
Bedfordshire +18 16 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Reading -8 16 £70,000 -12.50% 2
Northamptonshire +7 15 £34,000 -9.33%
Kent +1 15 £45,000 -10.00%
Bristol -17 15 £65,000 +73.33% 4

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 494 (31.87%) Windows
2 412 (26.58%) SQL
3 368 (23.74%) Finance
4 358 (23.10%) Microsoft
5 351 (22.65%) Linux
6 347 (22.39%) SQL Server
7 335 (21.61%) Performance Tuning
8 320 (20.65%) VMware
9 298 (19.23%) Cisco
10 277 (17.87%) ITIL
11 265 (17.10%) Analytical Skills
12 261 (16.84%) HP
12 261 (16.84%) SAN
13 260 (16.77%) Firewall
14 258 (16.65%) Oracle
15 242 (15.61%) Project Management
16 236 (15.23%) UNIX
16 236 (15.23%) VMware Infrastructure
17 232 (14.97%) Agile Software Development
18 221 (14.26%) WAN
19 202 (13.03%) LAN
19 202 (13.03%) MS Excel
20 201 (12.97%) Degree
21 197 (12.71%) DNS
22 185 (11.94%) Java
23 179 (11.55%) Disaster Recovery
24 172 (11.10%) MySQL
25 159 (10.26%) T-SQL
26 158 (10.19%) Citrix
27 157 (10.13%) Cisco Certification

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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
1 147 (9.48%) Apache
2 86 (5.55%) Tomcat
3 85 (5.48%) MS Exchange
4 72 (4.65%) IIS
5 67 (4.32%) SharePoint
6 41 (2.65%) Lync
7 39 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2010
8 38 (2.45%) nginx
9 27 (1.74%) WebSphere
10 26 (1.68%) WebLogic
11 24 (1.55%) Apache Solr
12 21 (1.35%) CMS
12 21 (1.35%) GlassFish
13 20 (1.29%) Confluence
14 17 (1.10%) Drupal
15 16 (1.03%) SAS
15 16 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
15 16 (1.03%) Adobe CQ
16 15 (0.97%) Oracle Coherence
16 15 (0.97%) Liferay
Applications
1 202 (13.03%) MS Excel
2 66 (4.26%) MS Office
3 36 (2.32%) MS Project
4 20 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (0.65%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.52%) SPSS
6 8 (0.52%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 13 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
1 13 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.65%) Fredhopper
4 8 (0.52%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 7 (0.45%) Changepoint
6 6 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (0.26%) SAP MDM
7 4 (0.26%) MFGPRO
8 3 (0.19%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.13%) ENOVIA
9 2 (0.13%) SAP PP
9 2 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.065%) SAP MM
10 1 (0.065%) SAP APO
10 1 (0.065%) Sentinel
10 1 (0.065%) VisionPLUS
10 1 (0.065%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.065%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 41 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (1.61%) Office 365
4 16 (1.03%) SaaS
5 11 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (0.58%) IaaS
7 4 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.26%) OpenShift
7 4 (0.26%) GitHub
8 2 (0.13%) PaaS
8 2 (0.13%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.13%) Google Compute Engine
8 2 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.13%) Joyent
9 1 (0.065%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.065%) IBM Blueworks
9 1 (0.065%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 261 (16.84%) SAN
2 260 (16.77%) Firewall
3 221 (14.26%) WAN
4 202 (13.03%) LAN
5 197 (12.71%) DNS
6 128 (8.26%) TCP/IP
7 115 (7.42%) MPLS
8 109 (7.03%) VPN
9 100 (6.45%) DHCP
10 94 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
11 78 (5.03%) VoIP
12 76 (4.90%) Network Security
13 72 (4.65%) Internet
13 72 (4.65%) Fibre Channel
14 66 (4.26%) BGP
15 60 (3.87%) Wireless
16 58 (3.74%) OSPF
17 53 (3.42%) LDAP
18 48 (3.10%) FTP
19 46 (2.97%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 347 (22.39%) SQL Server
2 172 (11.10%) MySQL
3 128 (8.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 118 (7.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 101 (6.52%) Relational Database
6 99 (6.39%) Oracle Database
7 80 (5.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 72 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
9 70 (4.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 60 (3.87%) RDBMS
11 46 (2.97%) SQL Server 2005
12 44 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
13 33 (2.13%) NoSQL
14 32 (2.06%) DTS
15 31 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
16 30 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
17 25 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 25 (1.61%) Hadoop
18 23 (1.48%) Couchbase
19 21 (1.35%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 35 (2.26%) Jenkins
2 31 (2.00%) Git (software)
3 27 (1.74%) JIRA
4 21 (1.35%) Hudson
5 17 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
5 17 (1.10%) Eclipse
5 17 (1.10%) Subversion
6 15 (0.97%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 13 (0.84%) JMeter
7 13 (0.84%) LoadRunner
7 13 (0.84%) Visual Studio
7 13 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (0.58%) Mercurial
9 7 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 7 (0.45%) JProfiler
10 5 (0.32%) PowerBuilder
10 5 (0.32%) Toad
10 5 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.26%) Selenium
11 4 (0.26%) FishEye
General
1 368 (23.74%) Finance
2 114 (7.35%) Telecoms
3 66 (4.26%) Games
4 62 (4.00%) Banking
5 56 (3.61%) Retail
6 41 (2.65%) Marketing
7 25 (1.61%) Back Office
8 24 (1.55%) Manufacturing
8 24 (1.55%) Law
9 23 (1.48%) Legal
10 22 (1.42%) Publishing
11 21 (1.35%) Billing
12 15 (0.97%) Investment Banking
13 14 (0.90%) Advertising
14 11 (0.71%) Retail Banking
15 10 (0.65%) Financial Institution
16 6 (0.39%) Welsh Language
16 6 (0.39%) German Language
17 4 (0.26%) Italian Language
18 3 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 236 (15.23%) DBA
2 207 (13.35%) Architect
3 195 (12.58%) SQL DBA
4 188 (12.13%) Administrator
5 154 (9.94%) Analyst
6 120 (7.74%) Network Engineer
7 81 (5.23%) Consultant
8 78 (5.03%) SQL Server DBA
9 72 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
10 61 (3.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 56 (3.61%) Support Engineer
12 52 (3.35%) Systems Administrator
13 45 (2.90%) Developer
14 44 (2.84%) Technical Architect
14 44 (2.84%) Project Manager
15 43 (2.77%) Systems Engineer
16 39 (2.52%) Storage Specialist
17 37 (2.39%) Senior Storage Specialist
17 37 (2.39%) Backup Specialist
18 36 (2.32%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (4.52%) .NET
2 67 (4.32%) Web Services
3 61 (3.94%) Middleware
4 45 (2.90%) XML
5 42 (2.71%) J2EE
6 37 (2.39%) HTML
7 35 (2.26%) Spring
8 27 (1.74%) XSD
9 22 (1.42%) .NET Framework
10 21 (1.35%) XSLT
11 18 (1.16%) HTML5
12 17 (1.10%) CSS
13 16 (1.03%) Hibernate
14 15 (0.97%) PhoneGap
15 14 (0.90%) Lucene
15 14 (0.90%) COM
15 14 (0.90%) LAMP
16 13 (0.84%) Unity (Game Engine)
17 11 (0.71%) WSDL
17 11 (0.71%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 265 (17.10%) Analytical Skills
2 134 (8.65%) Clustering
3 125 (8.06%) Replication
4 69 (4.45%) Computer Science
5 68 (4.39%) Management Information System
6 55 (3.55%) Open Source
7 47 (3.03%) Client/Server
8 46 (2.97%) CMDB
9 39 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
10 38 (2.45%) Statistics
11 34 (2.19%) Mathematics
12 31 (2.00%) Mainframe
13 24 (1.55%) Data Protection Act
14 23 (1.48%) Data Integration
15 22 (1.42%) PMI
16 21 (1.35%) Blackberry
17 19 (1.23%) N-Tier
18 18 (1.16%) PKI
19 17 (1.10%) Performance Metrics
20 16 (1.03%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 494 (31.87%) Windows
2 351 (22.65%) Linux
3 236 (15.23%) UNIX
4 149 (9.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 133 (8.58%) Solaris
6 101 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 77 (4.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 74 (4.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 65 (4.19%) AIX
10 45 (2.90%) Ubuntu
11 29 (1.87%) CentOS
12 26 (1.68%) Windows 2000
13 20 (1.29%) Debian
14 18 (1.16%) Windows 7
15 10 (0.65%) Android
15 10 (0.65%) Apple iOS
16 9 (0.58%) Fedora
16 9 (0.58%) FreeBSD
17 8 (0.52%) OpenBSD
18 7 (0.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 335 (21.61%) Performance Tuning
2 277 (17.87%) ITIL
3 242 (15.61%) Project Management
4 232 (14.97%) Agile Software Development
5 179 (11.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 125 (8.06%) Incident Management
7 122 (7.87%) Migration
8 120 (7.74%) Load Balancing
9 118 (7.61%) E-Commerce
10 115 (7.42%) Change Management
11 101 (6.52%) PRINCE2
12 100 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
13 94 (6.06%) Change Control
14 92 (5.94%) Capacity Management
15 90 (5.81%) Service Management
16 88 (5.68%) Performance Monitoring
17 85 (5.48%) Service Delivery
17 85 (5.48%) Mentoring
18 74 (4.77%) Stakeholder Management
19 73 (4.71%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 412 (26.58%) SQL
2 185 (11.94%) Java
3 159 (10.26%) T-SQL
4 109 (7.03%) Perl
5 88 (5.68%) PowerShell
6 74 (4.77%) Shell Script
7 69 (4.45%) Python
8 62 (4.00%) PHP
9 59 (3.81%) PL/SQL
9 59 (3.81%) Bash Shell
10 55 (3.55%) JavaScript
11 28 (1.81%) VBA
12 25 (1.61%) Korn
13 23 (1.48%) C#
14 20 (1.29%) Ruby
15 18 (1.16%) C
16 17 (1.10%) AWK
16 17 (1.10%) VB
17 15 (0.97%) Objective-C
18 13 (0.84%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 201 (12.97%) Degree
2 157 (10.13%) Cisco Certification
3 126 (8.13%) CCNP
4 64 (4.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 62 (4.00%) CCNA
6 50 (3.23%) CCSP
7 46 (2.97%) Security Cleared
8 39 (2.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 34 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
10 30 (1.94%) PMI Certification
10 30 (1.94%) MCSE
11 29 (1.87%) SC Cleared
12 26 (1.68%) PMP
13 21 (1.35%) MCITP
14 19 (1.23%) DV Cleared
15 14 (0.90%) MCSA
16 13 (0.84%) CCDA
16 13 (0.84%) CCDP
16 13 (0.84%) RHCE
16 13 (0.84%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 148 (9.55%) SLA
2 43 (2.77%) QA
3 38 (2.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 20 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.58%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.13%) COBIT
7 1 (0.065%) GCP
7 1 (0.065%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.065%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 236 (15.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 153 (9.87%) Active Directory
3 91 (5.87%) Hyper-V
4 66 (4.26%) vSphere
5 60 (3.87%) VMware ESX
6 58 (3.74%) NFS
7 50 (3.23%) XenApp
8 37 (2.39%) Oracle RAC
8 37 (2.39%) VMware ESXi
9 28 (1.81%) Squid
10 26 (1.68%) Postfix
10 26 (1.68%) XenServer
11 21 (1.35%) XenDesktop
12 19 (1.23%) Sendmail
13 16 (1.03%) KVM
14 14 (0.90%) Oracle RMAN
15 13 (0.84%) Terminal Server
16 12 (0.77%) Firmware
16 12 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
17 10 (0.65%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 94 (6.06%) Puppet
2 58 (3.74%) SCOM
3 48 (3.10%) NetBackup
4 47 (3.03%) Nagios
5 40 (2.58%) SCCM
6 31 (2.00%) Data Guard
7 26 (1.68%) WSUS
8 21 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
9 20 (1.29%) yum
10 19 (1.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 16 (1.03%) ZABBIX
12 13 (0.84%) SCVMM
13 12 (0.77%) McAfee ePO
13 12 (0.77%) Tivoli
14 11 (0.71%) Ansible
15 9 (0.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 9 (0.58%) Cacti
15 9 (0.58%) SolarWinds Orion
16 8 (0.52%) EMC NetWorker
17 7 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 358 (23.10%) Microsoft
2 320 (20.65%) VMware
3 298 (19.23%) Cisco
4 261 (16.84%) HP
5 258 (16.65%) Oracle
6 158 (10.19%) Citrix
7 129 (8.32%) Red Hat
8 111 (7.16%) NetApp
9 92 (5.94%) Brocade
10 89 (5.74%) EMC
11 82 (5.29%) CheckPoint
12 81 (5.23%) IBM
13 76 (4.90%) Juniper
14 75 (4.84%) CommVault
15 73 (4.71%) 3PAR
16 47 (3.03%) Sun
17 35 (2.26%) Veritas
18 33 (2.13%) F5
19 31 (2.00%) BMC
19 31 (2.00%) SolarWinds
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + NC Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £78000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: Market rates depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lifecycle Resources Ltd
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Attractive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £62000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + health + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago