The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 103 101 96
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 5 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.36% 0.52% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.63% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 3
Average salary £40,000 £85,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.94% +142.85%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +17.50%
Capacity Planning
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1141 1105 920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 82.15% 81.97% 74.19%
Number of salaries quoted 939 944 813
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Capacity Planning
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the Wales region.

Capacity Planning Salary Trend in Wales

Capacity Planning
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Planning within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
South Wales +2 5 £40,000 -
Capacity Planning
UK

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) VPN
3 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (31.25%) Firewall
5 4 (25.00%) SAN
5 4 (25.00%) NetApp
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (25.00%) DNS
5 4 (25.00%) DHCP
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco
5 4 (25.00%) CCNP
5 4 (25.00%) CCNA
5 4 (25.00%) Windows
5 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 3 (18.75%) Spanning Tree
6 3 (18.75%) Database Tuning
6 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
6 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (18.75%) VLAN
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (18.75%) Apache
2 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
3 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (12.50%) Lync
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) MS Office
3 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) Office 365
3 1 (6.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) VPN
2 5 (31.25%) Firewall
3 4 (25.00%) SAN
3 4 (25.00%) DNS
3 4 (25.00%) DHCP
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (18.75%) Spanning Tree
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (18.75%) VLAN
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (18.75%) WAN
4 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 3 (18.75%) PPTP
4 3 (18.75%) IPsec
5 2 (12.50%) OSPF
5 2 (12.50%) BGP
5 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
5 2 (12.50%) IGRP
5 2 (12.50%) SNMP
5 2 (12.50%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
General
1 2 (12.50%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) SQL DBA
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint Developer
2 3 (18.75%) DBA
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) ICT Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Technician
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Database Tuning
1 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 2 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (12.50%) Line Management
2 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 2 (12.50%) Network Management
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
3 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) AWK
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (25.00%) CCNP
1 4 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (12.50%) Firmware
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (6.25%) vSphere
4 1 (6.25%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
1 2 (12.50%) SCOM
1 2 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) NetApp
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco
4 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds
4 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
5 2 (12.50%) McAfee
5 2 (12.50%) Nokia
5 2 (12.50%) HP
5 2 (12.50%) Dell
5 2 (12.50%) EMC
5 2 (12.50%) Brocade
6 1 (6.25%) Mitel
6 1 (6.25%) Blue Coat
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix
6 1 (6.25%) SunGard
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
6 1 (6.25%) Juniper
6 1 (6.25%) Remedy