The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 57 68 51
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -17
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 8 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.48% 0.18% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 0.23% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £52,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Capacity Planning
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
414 444 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 76.52% 78.31% 80.61%
Number of salaries quoted 306 334 225
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,066 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Capacity Planning
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Capacity Planning Salary Trend in Watford

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 (83.33%) Linux
1 10 (83.33%) Sun
2 9 (75.00%) AIX
2 9 (75.00%) IBM
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) Perl
3 8 (66.67%) Apache
3 8 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (58.33%) Test Planning
4 7 (58.33%) Magento
4 7 (58.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (58.33%) Tomcat
4 7 (58.33%) HTTP
4 7 (58.33%) HTTPS
4 7 (58.33%) PHP
4 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) J2EE
4 7 (58.33%) Oracle
4 7 (58.33%) DB2
4 7 (58.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (58.33%) Java
4 7 (58.33%) JBoss
4 7 (58.33%) LoadRunner
4 7 (58.33%) Internet
4 7 (58.33%) JMeter
4 7 (58.33%) AWK
4 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
4 7 (58.33%) WebSphere
4 7 (58.33%) Drupal
4 7 (58.33%) Performance Testing

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 8 (66.67%) Apache
2 7 (58.33%) Tomcat
2 7 (58.33%) WebSphere
2 7 (58.33%) Drupal
2 7 (58.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (58.33%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
1 1 (8.33%) PaaS
1 1 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) HTTP
1 7 (58.33%) HTTPS
1 7 (58.33%) Internet
2 5 (41.67%) SAN
3 4 (33.33%) NAS
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) LDAP
5 1 (8.33%) LAN
5 1 (8.33%) WAN
5 1 (8.33%) FTP
5 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) DB2
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) LoadRunner
1 7 (58.33%) JMeter
2 2 (16.67%) Firebug
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) AIX Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) J2EE
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) Replication
1 1 (8.33%) LPAR
1 1 (8.33%) DLPAR
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) AIX
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) Solaris
5 3 (25.00%) UNIX
6 1 (8.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (58.33%) Test Planning
2 7 (58.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Performance Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Perl
2 7 (58.33%) PHP
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) AWK
3 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) NFS
2 1 (8.33%) Samba
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Sendmail
2 1 (8.33%) Veritas File System
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
2 1 (8.33%) PowerHA
2 1 (8.33%) vCloud
2 1 (8.33%) GPFS
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Sun
2 9 (75.00%) IBM
3 7 (58.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) Veritas
5 1 (8.33%) VMware
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Dell
5 1 (8.33%) EMC