The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Capacity Planning
Rank 449 369 425
Rank change year-on-year
-80 +56
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 575 861 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.60% 0.80% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.91% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 436 662 522
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,050 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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
84415 94722 96201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.27% 87.50% 85.32%
Number of salaries quoted 70238 78268 76950
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Capacity Planning as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Planning within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -70 550 £50,000 +5.26% 49
London -19 212 £55,000 -4.34% 17
South East -64 74 £50,000 +5.26% 9
West Midlands -5 60 £48,000 +20.00% 4
City of London +42 50 £55,000 - 4
East Midlands +36 48 £42,500 +8.97% 2
North West -4 48 £50,000 +11.11% 6
East of England -60 45 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Yorkshire +6 37 £39,000 -22.00% 1
Birmingham -14 36 £40,000 - 2
Manchester -10 32 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Leicestershire - 27 £42,500 -
Leicester - 26 £42,500 -
West Yorkshire -3 24 £37,500 -25.00%
South West -35 22 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Leeds +22 18 £37,500 -25.00%
Hampshire -16 18 £50,000 - 2
Suffolk +10 17 £40,000 +5.96%
Berkshire -6 17 £66,250 +39.47%
Bury St Edmunds +3 16 £40,000 +42.85%
Reading +8 13 £70,000 +47.36%
Warwickshire +12 12 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Southampton +8 11 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Nottingham +6 11 £46,250 -19.56%
Nottinghamshire +6 11 £46,250 -19.56% 1
Surrey -5 11 £48,750 +13.37% 1
Bedfordshire -32 10 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Coventry - 10 £48,000 - 1
Scotland +15 9 £42,500 -3.40% 4
Hertfordshire 0 8 £52,500 +2.43% 1

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Capacity Planning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 435 (33.80%) Windows
2 382 (29.68%) SQL
3 366 (28.44%) ITIL
4 361 (28.05%) Finance
5 356 (27.66%) Cisco
5 356 (27.66%) Microsoft
6 344 (26.73%) SQL Server
7 309 (24.01%) VMware
8 308 (23.93%) Linux
9 277 (21.52%) Firewall
10 254 (19.74%) VMware Infrastructure
11 233 (18.10%) Data Centre
12 217 (16.86%) Windows Server
13 215 (16.71%) Oracle
14 205 (15.93%) MS Excel
15 197 (15.31%) Unix
16 196 (15.23%) Project Management
17 193 (15.00%) Active Directory
17 193 (15.00%) WAN
18 187 (14.53%) LAN
19 186 (14.45%) PowerShell
20 180 (13.99%) Performance Tuning
21 179 (13.91%) Degree
22 172 (13.36%) Disaster Recovery
23 165 (12.82%) SAN
24 160 (12.43%) HP
25 158 (12.28%) High Availability
26 154 (11.97%) Service Delivery
27 153 (11.89%) Amazon AWS
28 143 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 89 (6.92%) MS Exchange
2 78 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 66 (5.13%) IIS
4 58 (4.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 42 (3.26%) Apache
6 33 (2.56%) Tomcat
7 31 (2.41%) Skype for Business
8 22 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
9 20 (1.55%) SharePoint 2010
10 18 (1.40%) nginx
11 17 (1.32%) WebSphere
12 15 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
13 13 (1.01%) OpenStack
14 10 (0.78%) WebLogic
15 9 (0.70%) Apache Spark
15 9 (0.70%) Confluence
15 9 (0.70%) JBoss
16 7 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
17 6 (0.47%) Apache Solr
17 6 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 205 (15.93%) MS Excel
2 37 (2.87%) MS Office
3 21 (1.63%) MS Project
4 6 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.47%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.31%) HipChat
6 2 (0.16%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.16%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.16%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.078%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (1.55%) assyst
2 10 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (0.78%) SimCorp Dimension
3 9 (0.70%) BusinessWorks
4 6 (0.47%) SAP HR
5 4 (0.31%) SAP CRM
5 4 (0.31%) SAP ERP
5 4 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.31%) SAP SCM
5 4 (0.31%) SunGard GMI
6 3 (0.23%) Cognos Planning
6 3 (0.23%) Sage 200
6 3 (0.23%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
7 2 (0.16%) CODA-Financials
7 2 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.16%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.16%) Maximo
7 2 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.16%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 153 (11.89%) Amazon AWS
2 134 (10.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 103 (8.00%) IaaS
4 84 (6.53%) PaaS
5 65 (5.05%) Amazon EC2
5 65 (5.05%) SaaS
6 38 (2.95%) OpenShift
7 30 (2.33%) Office 365
8 15 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
9 12 (0.93%) Mimecast
10 10 (0.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 7 (0.54%) iTunes
12 6 (0.47%) GitHub
13 5 (0.39%) Amazon S3
14 3 (0.23%) IBM Cloud
15 2 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
15 2 (0.16%) SoftLayer
16 1 (0.078%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 1 (0.078%) Amazon ELB
16 1 (0.078%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 277 (21.52%) Firewall
2 193 (15.00%) WAN
3 187 (14.53%) LAN
4 165 (12.82%) SAN
5 124 (9.63%) TCP/IP
6 122 (9.48%) DNS
7 108 (8.39%) Internet
8 98 (7.61%) VoIP
9 88 (6.84%) VPN
10 87 (6.76%) Network Security
11 68 (5.28%) Cisco ASA
12 66 (5.13%) DHCP
12 66 (5.13%) Wireless
13 55 (4.27%) MPLS
14 50 (3.89%) SSL
15 48 (3.73%) BGP
15 48 (3.73%) Cisco IOS
16 47 (3.65%) HTTP
17 45 (3.50%) Cisco Nexus
17 45 (3.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 344 (26.73%) SQL Server
2 128 (9.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 109 (8.47%) MySQL
4 97 (7.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 93 (7.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 91 (7.07%) Oracle Database
7 75 (5.83%) DB2
8 72 (5.59%) Data Warehouse
8 72 (5.59%) SQL Server 2005
8 72 (5.59%) SQL Server 2014
8 72 (5.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 53 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
10 42 (3.26%) Oracle Database 11g
11 39 (3.03%) Relational Database
12 33 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 32 (2.49%) MongoDB
14 28 (2.18%) RDBMS
15 25 (1.94%) Big Data
15 25 (1.94%) Hadoop
16 22 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 49 (3.81%) Jenkins
2 29 (2.25%) Git (software)
3 28 (2.18%) JIRA
4 14 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (0.70%) Maven
6 8 (0.62%) Visual Studio
7 7 (0.54%) Sonatype Nexus
8 6 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (0.39%) Artifactory
9 5 (0.39%) Gradle
10 4 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (0.31%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.31%) GoogleTest
10 4 (0.31%) Selenium
10 4 (0.31%) SonarQube
11 3 (0.23%) ERwin
11 3 (0.23%) Subversion
11 3 (0.23%) Toad
11 3 (0.23%) Vagrant
11 3 (0.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 361 (28.05%) Finance
2 91 (7.07%) Retail
3 73 (5.67%) Publishing
4 62 (4.82%) Telecoms
5 46 (3.57%) Banking
6 27 (2.10%) Legal
7 22 (1.71%) Advertising
8 17 (1.32%) Marketing
9 14 (1.09%) Financial Institution
10 13 (1.01%) Investment Banking
11 11 (0.85%) Front Office
12 9 (0.70%) Billing
12 9 (0.70%) Manufacturing
13 7 (0.54%) Back Office
13 7 (0.54%) Law
14 5 (0.39%) Electronics
15 4 (0.31%) Games
16 3 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.16%) Automotive
17 2 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 216 (16.78%) DBA
2 169 (13.13%) Administrator
3 153 (11.89%) SQL DBA
4 141 (10.96%) Network Engineer
5 124 (9.63%) Analyst
6 105 (8.16%) Architect
7 71 (5.52%) Systems Engineer
8 65 (5.05%) Solutions Architect
9 64 (4.97%) DevOps Engineer
9 64 (4.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 59 (4.58%) SQL Server DBA
11 57 (4.43%) Windows Engineer
12 56 (4.35%) Senior DBA
13 50 (3.89%) Oracle DBA
14 47 (3.65%) Senior SQL DBA
15 42 (3.26%) Developer
16 40 (3.11%) Data Centre Engineer
16 40 (3.11%) Systems Administrator
17 39 (3.03%) Infrastructure Analyst
18 38 (2.95%) Senior SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (6.84%) Web Services
2 59 (4.58%) .NET
3 25 (1.94%) SOAP
4 23 (1.79%) JSON
5 19 (1.48%) XML
6 15 (1.17%) ASP.NET
7 11 (0.85%) HTML
7 11 (0.85%) IBM Integration Bus
7 11 (0.85%) Velocity
8 10 (0.78%) CSS
9 9 (0.70%) .NET Framework
10 7 (0.54%) AngularJS
10 7 (0.54%) jQuery
10 7 (0.54%) Kafka
10 7 (0.54%) LAPP Stack
10 7 (0.54%) Middleware
11 6 (0.47%) 802.1X
11 6 (0.47%) J2EE
11 6 (0.47%) LAMP
11 6 (0.47%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 233 (18.10%) Data Centre
2 118 (9.17%) Computer Science
3 107 (8.31%) Replication
4 104 (8.08%) Clustering
5 102 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
6 89 (6.92%) Management Information System
7 68 (5.28%) CMDB
8 35 (2.72%) Statistics
9 26 (2.02%) EMC VNX
10 23 (1.79%) Mainframe
11 21 (1.63%) HP Storage
12 20 (1.55%) Enterprise Storage
13 18 (1.40%) User Experience
14 17 (1.32%) Data Structures
14 17 (1.32%) IVR
14 17 (1.32%) Virtual Team
15 15 (1.17%) Data Protection Act
16 13 (1.01%) Private Cloud
17 12 (0.93%) Enterprise Cloud
17 12 (0.93%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 435 (33.80%) Windows
2 308 (23.93%) Linux
3 217 (16.86%) Windows Server
4 197 (15.31%) Unix
5 129 (10.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 111 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 51 (3.96%) Windows 7
8 50 (3.89%) AIX
9 44 (3.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 43 (3.34%) Windows Server 2003
11 41 (3.19%) Solaris
12 15 (1.17%) Windows 10
13 12 (0.93%) CentOS
14 11 (0.85%) Windows 8
15 8 (0.62%) Ubuntu
16 6 (0.47%) Debian
17 4 (0.31%) Android
17 4 (0.31%) CatOS
17 4 (0.31%) HPUX
18 3 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 366 (28.44%) ITIL
2 196 (15.23%) Project Management
3 180 (13.99%) Performance Tuning
4 172 (13.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 158 (12.28%) High Availability
6 154 (11.97%) Service Delivery
7 143 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 137 (10.64%) Configuration Management
9 135 (10.49%) Agile Software Development
10 132 (10.26%) Service Management
11 130 (10.10%) DevOps
12 127 (9.87%) Change Management
13 124 (9.63%) PRINCE2
14 110 (8.55%) Line Management
15 90 (6.99%) Capacity Management
16 89 (6.92%) Software Engineering
17 88 (6.84%) Mentoring
18 86 (6.68%) CRM
19 83 (6.45%) Presales
20 82 (6.37%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 382 (29.68%) SQL
2 186 (14.45%) PowerShell
3 115 (8.94%) Python
3 115 (8.94%) T-SQL
4 104 (8.08%) Java
5 86 (6.68%) Perl
6 70 (5.44%) Bash Shell
7 51 (3.96%) Ruby
8 48 (3.73%) Shell Script
9 42 (3.26%) C
10 33 (2.56%) C++
11 27 (2.10%) C#
12 22 (1.71%) PL/SQL
13 20 (1.55%) JavaScript
14 17 (1.32%) Korn
15 16 (1.24%) PHP
16 7 (0.54%) AWK
16 7 (0.54%) C-shell
16 7 (0.54%) Scala
17 6 (0.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 179 (13.91%) Degree
2 136 (10.57%) Cisco Certification
3 101 (7.85%) CCNP
4 92 (7.15%) CCNA
5 79 (6.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 79 (6.14%) PMI Certification
6 68 (5.28%) PMP
7 65 (5.05%) ISEB
8 63 (4.90%) ITIL Certification
9 48 (3.73%) Security Cleared
10 42 (3.26%) MCSE
11 32 (2.49%) SC Cleared
12 30 (2.33%) MCSA
13 20 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 15 (1.17%) RHCE
15 13 (1.01%) CCA
15 13 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
16 10 (0.78%) RHCSA
16 10 (0.78%) SCSA
17 9 (0.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (9.17%) QA
2 74 (5.75%) SLA
3 38 (2.95%) PCI DSS
4 30 (2.33%) HIPAA
5 29 (2.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 19 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.23%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.16%) WAI
8 2 (0.16%) WCAG
9 1 (0.078%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.078%) ISO19770
9 1 (0.078%) P3O
9 1 (0.078%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 254 (19.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 193 (15.00%) Active Directory
3 135 (10.49%) Hyper-V
4 79 (6.14%) vSphere
5 78 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
6 39 (3.03%) VMware ESX
7 32 (2.49%) XenApp
8 25 (1.94%) Virtual Servers
9 23 (1.79%) vCloud
9 23 (1.79%) XenDesktop
10 22 (1.71%) Oracle RAC
10 22 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
11 20 (1.55%) NFS
12 11 (0.85%) Docker
13 10 (0.78%) Xen
14 9 (0.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 9 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
15 8 (0.62%) Squid
16 6 (0.47%) Firmware
16 6 (0.47%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 132 (10.26%) SCCM
2 80 (6.22%) Puppet
3 74 (5.75%) SCOM
4 71 (5.52%) SCVMM
5 63 (4.90%) Opscode Chef
6 44 (3.42%) Oracle RMAN
6 44 (3.42%) WSUS
7 38 (2.95%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 30 (2.33%) Microsoft Clustering
9 27 (2.10%) Ansible
9 27 (2.10%) Nagios
10 23 (1.79%) Tivoli
11 22 (1.71%) Cisco CUCM
12 20 (1.55%) Kibana
12 20 (1.55%) WMI
13 16 (1.24%) Data Guard
14 13 (1.01%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 13 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
15 12 (0.93%) Cisco Prime
15 12 (0.93%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 356 (27.66%) Cisco
1 356 (27.66%) Microsoft
2 309 (24.01%) VMware
3 215 (16.71%) Oracle
4 160 (12.43%) HP
5 139 (10.80%) Citrix
6 121 (9.40%) CheckPoint
7 118 (9.17%) Juniper
8 105 (8.16%) NetApp
9 101 (7.85%) EMC
10 97 (7.54%) IBM
11 83 (6.45%) Red Hat
12 65 (5.05%) BMC
13 47 (3.65%) SolarWinds
14 38 (2.95%) Qualys
15 36 (2.80%) Dell
16 29 (2.25%) SAP
17 27 (2.10%) F5
18 24 (1.86%) Avaya
18 24 (1.86%) ServiceNow
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 45k
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 45K + 6-7K on call + O/T
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £70001 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Skipton, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £50k + potential equity stake
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bathgate, West Lothian
Ardour Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea, West Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + On-Call + Benefits + Global Travel
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Linking Humans Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + flexi-time +33 days holidays+ more
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Tech
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dominos
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Based on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £40K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £65K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £65K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Yoh
Salary: £42 - £50 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £38k - 58k per year + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Modis International
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Stirling, Stirlingshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per week + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago