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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 66 55 51
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 5 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.91% 1.85% 3.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 2.41% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Average salary £58,500 £63,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +41.66%
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
456 291 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 83.36% 76.78% 80.48%
Number of salaries quoted 320 215 191
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 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 6 (42.86%) Windows
1 6 (42.86%) Solaris
1 6 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (42.86%) Migration
2 5 (35.71%) Shell Script
2 5 (35.71%) SAN
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) IBM
3 4 (28.57%) UNIX
3 4 (28.57%) Veritas
3 4 (28.57%) Tivoli
3 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 4 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 4 (28.57%) NAS
4 3 (21.43%) Veritas File System
4 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (21.43%) Sun
4 3 (21.43%) BMC
4 3 (21.43%) MS Project
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) LDAP
4 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
5 2 (14.29%) JBoss
5 2 (14.29%) Apache
5 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
5 2 (14.29%) Tuxedo
5 2 (14.29%) HTTP
5 2 (14.29%) SSL

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 2 (14.29%) Apache
1 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 2 (14.29%) Tuxedo
1 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 2 (14.29%) IIS
1 2 (14.29%) iPlanet
1 2 (14.29%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (14.29%) GlassFish
1 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) MS Project
2 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) SAN
2 4 (28.57%) NAS
3 3 (21.43%) LDAP
4 2 (14.29%) HTTP
4 2 (14.29%) SSL
5 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) LAN
5 1 (7.14%) WAN
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Middleware Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Solaris Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Data Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Build Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Middleware Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Backup Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
1 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (7.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (7.14%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
1 6 (42.86%) Solaris
2 4 (28.57%) UNIX
3 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (42.86%) Migration
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 4 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
6 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) High Availability
6 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Shell Script
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Jython
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (7.14%) MCTS
2 1 (7.14%) MCITP
2 1 (7.14%) VCAP
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Veritas File System
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (7.14%) Sendmail
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Tivoli
2 2 (14.29%) SCVMM
3 1 (7.14%) BMC Performance Manager
3 1 (7.14%) SCCM
3 1 (7.14%) SCOM
3 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
3 1 (7.14%) PureDisk
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (7.14%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (7.14%) OpenView
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) IBM
2 4 (28.57%) Veritas
3 3 (21.43%) Sun
3 3 (21.43%) BMC
4 2 (14.29%) JBoss
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (7.14%) NetIQ
5 1 (7.14%) Dell
5 1 (7.14%) EMC
5 1 (7.14%) CA
5 1 (7.14%) NetApp
5 1 (7.14%) SAP