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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capacity Planning
Rank 181 146 123
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -23
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 27 45 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.53% 1.09% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 1.37% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 24 24 51
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
4108 3295 3588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.39% 80.13% 76.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3442 2623 3040
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 £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -31 9 £43,000 +1.17% 3
Warwickshire - 7 £40,000 -
Coventry - 5 £37,500 - 1
Solihull -1 3 £40,000 -11.11%
West Bromwich +5 1 £37,500 -15.73%
Shropshire -23 1 £42,500 -0.90%
Capacity Planning
England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 36 (37.11%) Linux
2 35 (36.08%) SQL
3 34 (35.05%) SQL Server
4 33 (34.02%) Oracle
4 33 (34.02%) ITIL
5 30 (30.93%) Performance Tuning
6 27 (27.84%) Oracle Database
7 23 (23.71%) WAN
7 23 (23.71%) Cisco
8 22 (22.68%) Firewall
8 22 (22.68%) Relational Database
9 21 (21.65%) Windows
9 21 (21.65%) SQL Server 2008
10 20 (20.62%) RDBMS
10 20 (20.62%) LAN
11 19 (19.59%) VPN
11 19 (19.59%) Microsoft
12 18 (18.56%) T-SQL
13 17 (17.53%) SAN
13 17 (17.53%) SQL Server 2005
14 16 (16.49%) Service Management
15 14 (14.43%) Finance
15 14 (14.43%) Cisco Certification
15 14 (14.43%) PL/SQL
15 14 (14.43%) CCNP
15 14 (14.43%) TCP/IP
16 13 (13.40%) IBM
17 12 (12.37%) CheckPoint
17 12 (12.37%) Project Management
17 12 (12.37%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 8 (8.25%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.19%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.12%) IIS
4 3 (3.09%) OpenEdge
5 2 (2.06%) NetWeaver
5 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.03%) JBoss
6 1 (1.03%) Apache
6 1 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.03%) CMS
6 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (10.31%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.15%) MS Office
3 3 (3.09%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (6.19%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (4.12%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (4.12%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.03%) SAP APO
3 1 (1.03%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.12%) Office 365
2 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (23.71%) WAN
2 22 (22.68%) Firewall
3 20 (20.62%) LAN
4 19 (19.59%) VPN
5 17 (17.53%) SAN
6 14 (14.43%) TCP/IP
7 11 (11.34%) EIGRP
7 11 (11.34%) TACACS
7 11 (11.34%) Wireless
7 11 (11.34%) MPLS
8 10 (10.31%) OSPF
9 8 (8.25%) DNS
9 8 (8.25%) PBX
10 7 (7.22%) Broadband
10 7 (7.22%) DHCP
10 7 (7.22%) FTP
10 7 (7.22%) RIP
10 7 (7.22%) BGP
10 7 (7.22%) SSH
10 7 (7.22%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (35.05%) SQL Server
2 27 (27.84%) Oracle Database
3 22 (22.68%) Relational Database
4 21 (21.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (20.62%) RDBMS
6 17 (17.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (5.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (5.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.06%) DTS
Development Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.06%) Hudson
3 1 (1.03%) Gradle
3 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.03%) Toad
3 1 (1.03%) Maven
3 1 (1.03%) Ant
General
1 14 (14.43%) Finance
2 5 (5.15%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.03%) Electronics
3 1 (1.03%) Legal
3 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (31.96%) DBA
2 28 (28.87%) SQL DBA
3 17 (17.53%) SQL Server DBA
4 15 (15.46%) Administrator
5 13 (13.40%) Network Engineer
6 12 (12.37%) Oracle DBA
7 11 (11.34%) Analyst
8 10 (10.31%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (7.22%) Support Engineer
10 6 (6.19%) Senior Network Engineer
10 6 (6.19%) Team Leader
10 6 (6.19%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (6.19%) Monitoring Engineer
11 5 (5.15%) AIX Engineer
11 5 (5.15%) Linux Engineer
11 5 (5.15%) Data Analyst
12 4 (4.12%) Network Analyst
12 4 (4.12%) Architect
12 4 (4.12%) Exchange Administrator
12 4 (4.12%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.31%) .NET
2 6 (6.19%) Web Services
3 3 (3.09%) XML
4 2 (2.06%) Middleware
4 2 (2.06%) SAP Basis
5 1 (1.03%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.03%) JSF
5 1 (1.03%) Java EE
5 1 (1.03%) JAX-WS
5 1 (1.03%) JPA
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.03%) JAX-RS
5 1 (1.03%) XSD
5 1 (1.03%) XSLT
5 1 (1.03%) J2EE
5 1 (1.03%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.31%) Clustering
3 7 (7.22%) Replication
4 5 (5.15%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.15%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (4.12%) Statistics
6 3 (3.09%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.06%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.06%) CCTV
8 1 (1.03%) Social Media
8 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.03%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 36 (37.11%) Linux
2 21 (21.65%) Windows
3 12 (12.37%) UNIX
4 10 (10.31%) Solaris
5 8 (8.25%) AIX
6 6 (6.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (5.15%) Ubuntu
8 4 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (34.02%) ITIL
2 30 (30.93%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (16.49%) Service Management
4 12 (12.37%) Project Management
5 11 (11.34%) Service Delivery
6 10 (10.31%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (10.31%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (10.31%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (9.28%) PRINCE2
7 9 (9.28%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (8.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (8.25%) Incident Management
8 8 (8.25%) Network Monitoring
8 8 (8.25%) ITIL V3
9 7 (7.22%) Network Management
9 7 (7.22%) Load Balancing
9 7 (7.22%) Configuration Management
10 6 (6.19%) ERP
10 6 (6.19%) Change Management
10 6 (6.19%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 35 (36.08%) SQL
2 18 (18.56%) T-SQL
3 14 (14.43%) PL/SQL
4 7 (7.22%) Java
5 6 (6.19%) C
5 6 (6.19%) Shell Script
5 6 (6.19%) Korn
6 5 (5.15%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.06%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 14 (14.43%) CCNP
1 14 (14.43%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (12.37%) Degree
3 8 (8.25%) CCNA
3 8 (8.25%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (4.12%) CCSA
4 4 (4.12%) CCSE
5 3 (3.09%) MCTS
5 3 (3.09%) MCITP
5 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.06%) VCP4
7 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.03%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.09%) SLA
2 3 (3.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (8.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.06%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.06%) XenApp
4 1 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (9.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 9 (9.28%) SCOM
2 8 (8.25%) Tivoli
3 5 (5.15%) Data Guard
4 4 (4.12%) Nagios
5 1 (1.03%) OpenView
5 1 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (34.02%) Oracle
2 23 (23.71%) Cisco
3 19 (19.59%) Microsoft
4 13 (13.40%) IBM
5 12 (12.37%) CheckPoint
6 11 (11.34%) VMware
6 11 (11.34%) SolarWinds
7 10 (10.31%) F5
8 7 (7.22%) Riverbed
8 7 (7.22%) Websense
9 6 (6.19%) Netezza
9 6 (6.19%) CommVault
9 6 (6.19%) NetApp
9 6 (6.19%) Citrix
10 5 (5.15%) SAP
11 4 (4.12%) Nokia
11 4 (4.12%) HP
11 4 (4.12%) Red Hat
11 4 (4.12%) Remedy
12 3 (3.09%) Fortinet
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
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Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
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