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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 63 53 49
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 4 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.69% 1.33% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.68% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £72,500 £67,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
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
461 298 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 79.48% 79.47% 80.83%
Number of salaries quoted 329 220 211
Average salary £47,500 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 2014, 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 9 (52.94%) Solaris
2 8 (47.06%) UNIX
2 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) Shell Script
4 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (29.41%) Migration
5 5 (29.41%) SAN
5 5 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (23.53%) NAS
6 4 (23.53%) Business Continuity
6 4 (23.53%) Performance Management
6 4 (23.53%) Veritas
6 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
6 4 (23.53%) IBM
6 4 (23.53%) Tivoli
6 4 (23.53%) ITIL
6 4 (23.53%) Linux
6 4 (23.53%) Java
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
7 3 (17.65%) .NET
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle
7 3 (17.65%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
7 3 (17.65%) IIS
7 3 (17.65%) MS Project
7 3 (17.65%) SSL
7 3 (17.65%) HTTP
7 3 (17.65%) Sun

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 3 (17.65%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
1 3 (17.65%) IIS
1 3 (17.65%) JBoss
1 3 (17.65%) Apache
1 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
1 3 (17.65%) Tuxedo
1 3 (17.65%) iPlanet
1 3 (17.65%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
1 3 (17.65%) GlassFish
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
2 3 (17.65%) MS Project
3 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) SAN
2 4 (23.53%) NAS
3 3 (17.65%) SSL
3 3 (17.65%) LDAP
3 3 (17.65%) HTTP
4 1 (5.88%) DNS
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) WAN
4 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) PowerBuilder
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Capacity Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Performance Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Middleware Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Middleware Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Backup Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Solaris Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Architect
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) DBA
5 1 (5.88%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Data Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Build Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
1 3 (17.65%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (17.65%) Middleware
1 3 (17.65%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (11.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Open Source
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) CLARiiON
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Solaris
2 8 (47.06%) UNIX
2 8 (47.06%) Windows
3 4 (23.53%) Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (29.41%) Migration
2 5 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (23.53%) Business Continuity
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Management
4 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
5 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.88%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) Shell Script
2 4 (23.53%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) Jython
4 2 (11.76%) Korn
4 2 (11.76%) AWK
4 2 (11.76%) VBA
4 2 (11.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (17.65%) Veritas File System
2 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.88%) Sendmail
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Tivoli
2 2 (11.76%) BMC Performance Manager
2 2 (11.76%) SCVMM
3 1 (5.88%) PureDisk
3 1 (5.88%) SCCM
3 1 (5.88%) SCOM
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (5.88%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.88%) OpenView
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Veritas
2 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
2 4 (23.53%) IBM
3 3 (17.65%) Sun
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) BMC
4 2 (11.76%) NetIQ
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) NetApp
5 1 (5.88%) Sybase
5 1 (5.88%) SAP
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) EMC