The table below looks at the statistics for Capacity Planning skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 191 156 144
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -12
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 22 41 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.42% 0.90% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 1.11% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 19 28 42
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Capacity Planning
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4174 3688 3779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.33% 81.14% 76.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3492 3013 3185
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

Capacity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Capacity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Capacity Planning
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Capacity Planning Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Capacity Planning
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Capacity Planning across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Capacity Planning Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Capacity Planning
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Planning within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
Birmingham -18 8 £50,000 +8.10% 2
Coventry -19 5 £37,500 +36.36%
Warwickshire -6 4 £38,750 -
Solihull -2 3 £40,000 -
West Bromwich +4 1 £37,500 -3.22%
Shropshire -17 1 £42,500 -0.90%
Capacity Planning
England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 28 (39.44%) ITIL
2 27 (38.03%) SQL
3 26 (36.62%) SQL Server
3 26 (36.62%) Linux
4 21 (29.58%) Cisco
5 20 (28.17%) Firewall
5 20 (28.17%) Performance Tuning
6 19 (26.76%) Windows
7 18 (25.35%) Oracle
8 17 (23.94%) VPN
8 17 (23.94%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (23.94%) Relational Database
9 16 (22.54%) Oracle Database
9 16 (22.54%) WAN
10 15 (21.13%) RDBMS
11 14 (19.72%) Microsoft
11 14 (19.72%) CCNP
11 14 (19.72%) Cisco Certification
11 14 (19.72%) SQL Server 2005
12 13 (18.31%) LAN
12 13 (18.31%) T-SQL
13 12 (16.90%) Service Management
14 11 (15.49%) Service Delivery
14 11 (15.49%) EIGRP
14 11 (15.49%) TACACS
14 11 (15.49%) PL/SQL
14 11 (15.49%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (15.49%) Root Cause Analysis
15 10 (14.08%) SAN
15 10 (14.08%) Project Management

Capacity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 6 (8.45%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.23%) OpenEdge
3 2 (2.82%) IIS
4 1 (1.41%) JBoss
4 1 (1.41%) Apache
4 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.41%) CMS
4 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (5.63%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (4.23%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Office 365
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (28.17%) Firewall
2 17 (23.94%) VPN
3 16 (22.54%) WAN
4 13 (18.31%) LAN
5 11 (15.49%) EIGRP
5 11 (15.49%) TACACS
6 10 (14.08%) OSPF
6 10 (14.08%) SAN
7 9 (12.68%) MPLS
7 9 (12.68%) Wireless
7 9 (12.68%) TCP/IP
8 8 (11.27%) DNS
9 7 (9.86%) BGP
9 7 (9.86%) DHCP
9 7 (9.86%) FTP
9 7 (9.86%) RIP
9 7 (9.86%) SSH
10 6 (8.45%) PBX
11 5 (7.04%) Broadband
11 5 (7.04%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (36.62%) SQL Server
2 17 (23.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (23.94%) Relational Database
3 16 (22.54%) Oracle Database
4 15 (21.13%) RDBMS
5 14 (19.72%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.82%) DTS
9 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Hudson
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.41%) Toad
2 1 (1.41%) Maven
2 1 (1.41%) Ant
2 1 (1.41%) Gradle
2 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.41%) Liquibase
General
1 5 (7.04%) Telecoms
1 5 (7.04%) Finance
2 1 (1.41%) Legal
2 1 (1.41%) Banking
2 1 (1.41%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (32.39%) DBA
2 19 (26.76%) SQL DBA
3 13 (18.31%) Network Engineer
4 12 (16.90%) Administrator
5 10 (14.08%) SQL Server DBA
6 9 (12.68%) Analyst
6 9 (12.68%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (12.68%) Oracle DBA
7 6 (8.45%) Support Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Monitoring Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) AIX Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Exchange Administrator
10 3 (4.23%) Telecoms Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Team Leader
10 3 (4.23%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (4.23%) Project Analyst
10 3 (4.23%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) Middleware
1 2 (2.82%) .NET
2 1 (1.41%) J2EE
2 1 (1.41%) EJB
2 1 (1.41%) Web Services
2 1 (1.41%) XML
2 1 (1.41%) XSD
2 1 (1.41%) XSLT
2 1 (1.41%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (1.41%) JSF
2 1 (1.41%) Java EE
2 1 (1.41%) JAX-WS
2 1 (1.41%) JPA
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.41%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.68%) Clustering
3 6 (8.45%) Replication
4 5 (7.04%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.04%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (5.63%) Statistics
6 3 (4.23%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.41%) Social Media
8 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (36.62%) Linux
2 19 (26.76%) Windows
3 7 (9.86%) UNIX
4 6 (8.45%) AIX
4 6 (8.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (7.04%) Ubuntu
5 5 (7.04%) Solaris
6 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (39.44%) ITIL
2 20 (28.17%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (16.90%) Service Management
4 11 (15.49%) Service Delivery
4 11 (15.49%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (14.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (14.08%) Project Management
6 9 (12.68%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (11.27%) ITIL V3
7 8 (11.27%) Incident Management
8 7 (9.86%) Load Balancing
8 7 (9.86%) PRINCE2
8 7 (9.86%) Configuration Management
8 7 (9.86%) Network Management
9 6 (8.45%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (8.45%) Change Management
9 6 (8.45%) Data Protection
10 5 (7.04%) Problem Management
10 5 (7.04%) Information Security
10 5 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (38.03%) SQL
2 13 (18.31%) T-SQL
3 11 (15.49%) PL/SQL
4 5 (7.04%) Java
5 4 (5.63%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.41%) Perl
6 1 (1.41%) C
6 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.41%) Korn
Qualifications
1 14 (19.72%) CCNP
1 14 (19.72%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (11.27%) CCNA
3 7 (9.86%) Degree
4 6 (8.45%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (5.63%) CCSA
5 4 (5.63%) CCSE
6 3 (4.23%) MCTS
6 3 (4.23%) MCITP
6 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.41%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (7.04%) SLA
3 3 (4.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.04%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (12.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (11.27%) SCOM
2 8 (11.27%) Tivoli
3 4 (5.63%) Nagios
4 2 (2.82%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 21 (29.58%) Cisco
2 18 (25.35%) Oracle
3 14 (19.72%) Microsoft
4 10 (14.08%) CheckPoint
5 9 (12.68%) VMware
5 9 (12.68%) SolarWinds
6 8 (11.27%) F5
7 6 (8.45%) IBM
8 5 (7.04%) Websense
8 5 (7.04%) Riverbed
9 4 (5.63%) Red Hat
9 4 (5.63%) Remedy
9 4 (5.63%) Nokia
9 4 (5.63%) HP
9 4 (5.63%) Citrix
10 3 (4.23%) Brocade
10 3 (4.23%) Fortinet
11 2 (2.82%) CollabNet
11 2 (2.82%) SAP
12 1 (1.41%) Veritas
Birmingham
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 11 days ago