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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 385 375 303
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -72
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 735 691 1010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.64% 0.65% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.80% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 530 541 796
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 £34,700 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +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
93849 86638 91621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.98% 81.20% 79.06%
Number of salaries quoted 74909 71197 77439
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -12 679 £50,000 - 66
London -26 288 £57,500 - 27
South East -7 126 £45,000 -18.18% 9
Yorkshire -8 75 £34,000 -32.00% 8
City of London -27 58 £57,500 -4.16% 9
West Yorkshire -18 57 £40,000 -20.00% 4
West Midlands -16 55 £51,250 +28.12% 7
East of England -13 49 £50,000 - 3
Leeds -8 48 £40,000 +6.66% 3
North West -15 34 £42,500 +13.33% 8
Scotland -12 27 £35,750 -50.68% 1
South West -27 26 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Hampshire -21 25 £36,250 -38.03% 2
Buckinghamshire +20 23 £65,000 +54.76%
East Midlands +10 23 £44,000 +9.31%
West Sussex +4 22 £55,000 +22.22%
Crawley +16 20 £55,000 +22.22%
Milton Keynes +8 19 £57,500 +41.97%
Oxfordshire +20 18 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Coventry +8 18 £52,500 +16.66% 4
Hertfordshire -1 18 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Bedfordshire -3 18 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Surrey -1 17 £45,250 -17.72% 2
Edinburgh -11 17 £32,000 -55.86% 1
Birmingham -8 16 £55,000 +12.82% 1
Manchester +4 14 £33,027 -26.60% 1
Southampton +6 13 £35,000 -40.17%
Berkshire -13 13 £53,750 -10.41% 3
Oxford +14 12 £46,250 +23.33%
Warwickshire +8 12 £36,500 +2.81% 1

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 500 (32.92%) Windows
2 390 (25.67%) Linux
3 384 (25.28%) SQL
4 378 (24.88%) VMware
5 357 (23.50%) SQL Server
6 355 (23.37%) Finance
7 308 (20.28%) Performance Tuning
8 302 (19.88%) Oracle
9 289 (19.03%) ITIL
10 288 (18.96%) Cisco
11 271 (17.84%) Microsoft
12 270 (17.77%) UNIX
12 270 (17.77%) VMware Infrastructure
13 248 (16.33%) Firewall
14 239 (15.73%) Degree
15 234 (15.40%) SAN
16 200 (13.17%) HP
17 190 (12.51%) Incident Management
18 183 (12.05%) Project Management
19 181 (11.92%) Active Directory
20 180 (11.85%) MS Excel
20 180 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
21 179 (11.78%) Disaster Recovery
22 173 (11.39%) WAN
23 166 (10.93%) Agile Software Development
24 163 (10.73%) Windows Server 2008
24 163 (10.73%) LAN
24 163 (10.73%) Java
25 162 (10.66%) MySQL
26 154 (10.14%) Oracle Database

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 120 (7.90%) Apache
2 109 (7.18%) IIS
3 85 (5.60%) MS Exchange
4 81 (5.33%) Tomcat
5 65 (4.28%) SharePoint
6 51 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 41 (2.70%) WebLogic
8 36 (2.37%) CMS
9 35 (2.30%) Lync
10 31 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
11 24 (1.58%) Drupal
11 24 (1.58%) Escenic
12 20 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
13 19 (1.25%) WebSphere
14 16 (1.05%) nginx
15 15 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
16 14 (0.92%) Confluence
16 14 (0.92%) Oracle Application Server
17 13 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
17 13 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 180 (11.85%) MS Excel
2 30 (1.97%) MS Office
3 20 (1.32%) MS Project
4 15 (0.99%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.33%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.13%) SPSS
8 1 (0.066%) Doxygen
8 1 (0.066%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.066%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (0.53%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 7 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.46%) SAP MDM
4 6 (0.39%) MFGPRO
5 5 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.26%) Compiere
6 4 (0.26%) Oracle CRM
6 4 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.26%) Magento
7 3 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.13%) Siebel Analytics
8 2 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.066%) SAP APO
9 1 (0.066%) SAP PP
9 1 (0.066%) assyst
9 1 (0.066%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 33 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
2 31 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (1.58%) SaaS
4 17 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (0.79%) Office 365
6 11 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (0.53%) Joyent
7 8 (0.53%) GitHub
7 8 (0.53%) IaaS
8 6 (0.39%) Amazon S3
8 6 (0.39%) CloudFront
8 6 (0.39%) Rackspace Cloud
9 2 (0.13%) PaaS
9 2 (0.13%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.13%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (0.066%) IBM Blueworks
10 1 (0.066%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 248 (16.33%) Firewall
2 234 (15.40%) SAN
3 173 (11.39%) WAN
4 163 (10.73%) LAN
5 153 (10.07%) DNS
6 152 (10.01%) TCP/IP
7 103 (6.78%) Network Security
8 94 (6.19%) MPLS
9 91 (5.99%) Internet
10 88 (5.79%) VoIP
11 84 (5.53%) Cisco ASA
12 79 (5.20%) VPN
13 58 (3.82%) DHCP
14 53 (3.49%) NAS
14 53 (3.49%) FWSM
15 51 (3.36%) Wireless
16 42 (2.76%) LDAP
17 36 (2.37%) HTTP
17 36 (2.37%) iSCSI
18 34 (2.24%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 357 (23.50%) SQL Server
2 162 (10.66%) MySQL
3 154 (10.14%) Oracle Database
4 136 (8.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 116 (7.64%) Relational Database
6 89 (5.86%) RDBMS
7 88 (5.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 86 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
9 76 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 74 (4.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 63 (4.15%) Oracle Database 11g
12 50 (3.29%) Data Warehouse
13 42 (2.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 38 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
15 31 (2.04%) Oracle9i Database
16 26 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
17 23 (1.51%) DB2
18 21 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
19 18 (1.18%) Big Data
20 17 (1.12%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 34 (2.24%) Git (software)
2 22 (1.45%) Jenkins
2 22 (1.45%) Visual Studio
3 18 (1.18%) Subversion
4 17 (1.12%) JIRA
5 16 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
6 15 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 14 (0.92%) Eclipse
8 8 (0.53%) Toad
8 8 (0.53%) Selenium
8 8 (0.53%) FishEye
9 5 (0.33%) Introscope
10 4 (0.26%) Hudson
11 3 (0.20%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.20%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.20%) JMeter
11 3 (0.20%) LoadRunner
11 3 (0.20%) JUnit
11 3 (0.20%) Maven
General
1 355 (23.37%) Finance
2 94 (6.19%) Telecoms
3 87 (5.73%) Banking
4 50 (3.29%) Publishing
5 38 (2.50%) Retail
6 31 (2.04%) Games
7 30 (1.97%) Legal
8 29 (1.91%) Marketing
9 23 (1.51%) Manufacturing
10 14 (0.92%) Billing
10 14 (0.92%) Back Office
10 14 (0.92%) Law
11 11 (0.72%) Investment Banking
12 9 (0.59%) Advertising
13 8 (0.53%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.53%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.26%) French Language
14 4 (0.26%) General Ledger
15 3 (0.20%) Front Office
15 3 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 225 (14.81%) Administrator
2 206 (13.56%) DBA
3 138 (9.08%) Architect
4 127 (8.36%) Analyst
5 122 (8.03%) SQL DBA
6 106 (6.98%) Network Engineer
6 106 (6.98%) Systems Engineer
7 92 (6.06%) Consultant
8 85 (5.60%) Systems Administrator
9 84 (5.53%) Developer
10 53 (3.49%) Support Engineer
11 52 (3.42%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 52 (3.42%) Team Leader
12 48 (3.16%) SQL Server DBA
13 47 (3.09%) Linux Administrator
14 46 (3.03%) Oracle DBA
14 46 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
15 40 (2.63%) Linux Engineer
16 39 (2.57%) Operations Engineer
17 34 (2.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (6.39%) .NET
2 67 (4.41%) XML
3 63 (4.15%) Web Services
4 48 (3.16%) Middleware
5 37 (2.44%) HTML
6 33 (2.17%) XSLT
7 29 (1.91%) ASP.NET
8 24 (1.58%) JMS
8 24 (1.58%) Ajax
9 23 (1.51%) CSS
10 21 (1.38%) .NET Framework
11 20 (1.32%) J2EE
12 19 (1.25%) XSD
13 15 (0.99%) Spring
14 14 (0.92%) Django
15 13 (0.86%) Velocity
15 13 (0.86%) Struts
16 11 (0.72%) TopLink
16 11 (0.72%) NHibernate
16 11 (0.72%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 180 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
2 145 (9.55%) Replication
3 102 (6.71%) Clustering
4 98 (6.45%) Computer Science
5 71 (4.67%) Management Information System
6 51 (3.36%) Open Source
7 49 (3.23%) Client/Server
8 45 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
9 35 (2.30%) Mobile App
10 31 (2.04%) Digital Media
11 26 (1.71%) e-Health
12 24 (1.58%) Mathematics
13 18 (1.18%) Enterprise Storage
14 17 (1.12%) Data Integration
14 17 (1.12%) Statistics
15 14 (0.92%) Firmware
15 14 (0.92%) iSeries
15 14 (0.92%) LPAR
16 12 (0.79%) User Experience
17 11 (0.72%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 500 (32.92%) Windows
2 390 (25.67%) Linux
3 270 (17.77%) UNIX
4 163 (10.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 133 (8.76%) Solaris
6 91 (5.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 83 (5.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 83 (5.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 81 (5.33%) Ubuntu
9 65 (4.28%) AIX
10 34 (2.24%) CentOS
11 32 (2.11%) Debian
12 24 (1.58%) Windows 7
13 21 (1.38%) OpenBSD
14 13 (0.86%) HPUX
15 12 (0.79%) Fedora
16 10 (0.66%) Windows 2000
16 10 (0.66%) Apple iOS
17 9 (0.59%) Windows XP
18 8 (0.53%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (20.28%) Performance Tuning
2 289 (19.03%) ITIL
3 190 (12.51%) Incident Management
4 183 (12.05%) Project Management
5 179 (11.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 166 (10.93%) Agile Software Development
7 128 (8.43%) Change Management
8 118 (7.77%) E-Commerce
8 118 (7.77%) Migration
9 106 (6.98%) Capacity Management
10 93 (6.12%) Service Delivery
11 91 (5.99%) Load Balancing
12 83 (5.46%) Root Cause Analysis
13 78 (5.13%) Performance Monitoring
14 76 (5.00%) Configuration Management
15 73 (4.81%) Business Intelligence
16 72 (4.74%) Service Management
17 71 (4.67%) Performance Management
17 71 (4.67%) Change Control
18 67 (4.41%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 384 (25.28%) SQL
2 163 (10.73%) Java
3 152 (10.01%) Perl
4 100 (6.58%) PowerShell
5 86 (5.66%) Python
6 83 (5.46%) T-SQL
7 76 (5.00%) PHP
8 72 (4.74%) Shell Script
9 67 (4.41%) Bash Shell
10 58 (3.82%) PL/SQL
11 46 (3.03%) C#
12 45 (2.96%) Ruby
13 40 (2.63%) JavaScript
14 38 (2.50%) Korn
15 29 (1.91%) VB
16 24 (1.58%) VBScript
17 21 (1.38%) AWK
18 18 (1.18%) C
19 16 (1.05%) VBA
20 14 (0.92%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 239 (15.73%) Degree
2 144 (9.48%) Cisco Certification
3 96 (6.32%) CCNP
4 62 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 53 (3.49%) CCNA
6 52 (3.42%) CCSP
7 46 (3.03%) Security Cleared
8 38 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 28 (1.84%) MCSE
10 26 (1.71%) SC Cleared
11 25 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
12 14 (0.92%) MCITP
13 12 (0.79%) MCSA
14 11 (0.72%) MCTS
15 9 (0.59%) SCSA
15 9 (0.59%) PMP
15 9 (0.59%) PMI Certification
16 8 (0.53%) CISM
16 8 (0.53%) CISSP
17 7 (0.46%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 133 (8.76%) SLA
2 41 (2.70%) QA
3 28 (1.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 27 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.59%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.46%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.20%) COBIT
8 2 (0.13%) GCP
9 1 (0.066%) BS7799
9 1 (0.066%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 270 (17.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 181 (11.92%) Active Directory
3 84 (5.53%) vSphere
4 70 (4.61%) XenApp
5 65 (4.28%) VMware ESX
6 49 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
7 42 (2.76%) Oracle RAC
8 38 (2.50%) Hyper-V
9 36 (2.37%) Oracle RMAN
10 34 (2.24%) NFS
11 29 (1.91%) vCloud
12 27 (1.78%) VMFS
12 27 (1.78%) XenDesktop
13 25 (1.65%) VMware Server
14 22 (1.45%) KVM
15 17 (1.12%) Terminal Services
16 15 (0.99%) XenServer
17 12 (0.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 10 (0.66%) Squid
19 9 (0.59%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 78 (5.13%) Puppet
2 63 (4.15%) Nagios
3 50 (3.29%) SCOM
4 40 (2.63%) Data Guard
5 39 (2.57%) NetBackup
6 35 (2.30%) SCCM
7 27 (1.78%) BMC PATROL
8 26 (1.71%) OpenView
8 26 (1.71%) Tivoli
9 25 (1.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 23 (1.51%) SolarWinds Orion
11 22 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 18 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
13 17 (1.12%) OPNET
14 15 (0.99%) WSUS
15 12 (0.79%) EMC NetWorker
15 12 (0.79%) Backup Exec
16 11 (0.72%) CA Spectrum
17 10 (0.66%) YUM
17 10 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 378 (24.88%) VMware
2 302 (19.88%) Oracle
3 288 (18.96%) Cisco
4 271 (17.84%) Microsoft
5 200 (13.17%) HP
6 143 (9.41%) Citrix
7 128 (8.43%) NetApp
8 124 (8.16%) Red Hat
9 101 (6.65%) EMC
10 100 (6.58%) CheckPoint
11 82 (5.40%) IBM
12 77 (5.07%) Juniper
13 69 (4.54%) Sun
14 46 (3.03%) F5
15 45 (2.96%) CA
16 40 (2.63%) Brocade
17 39 (2.57%) BMC
18 37 (2.44%) SolarWinds
19 31 (2.04%) Google
20 29 (1.91%) Dell
South West London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £73000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: Lucrative Package - tired of the London commute? Call me 01473 276178
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 dependant on experience
Posted: 23 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Salary: £29000 - £32000 per annum + Beneftis
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits.
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £56000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £53,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + relocation pkg
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago