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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 154 133 131
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -2
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 72 71 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.26% 1.36% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 1.73% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 64 47 66
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £56,000 £69,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
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
4641 4099 3580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.90% 78.56% 75.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3981 3480 3038
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
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 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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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
Coventry - 26 £52,500 - 4
Warwickshire +6 16 £42,000 +21.73%
Birmingham -25 11 £55,000 +29.41% 6
Solihull +1 7 £38,000 - 3
Walsall -1 3 £42,500 +13.33%
Worcestershire - 1 £39,000 -
Capacity Planning
England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 38 (34.86%) Oracle
1 38 (34.86%) Finance
2 37 (33.94%) Performance Tuning
3 36 (33.03%) .NET
4 30 (27.52%) Oracle Database
5 28 (25.69%) SQL
6 27 (24.77%) SQL Server
7 25 (22.94%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (22.02%) Scrum
9 23 (21.10%) Cisco
10 21 (19.27%) LAN
10 21 (19.27%) Linux
10 21 (19.27%) Business Development
11 20 (18.35%) WAN
12 19 (17.43%) ITIL
13 18 (16.51%) SAN
14 17 (15.60%) TCP/IP
14 17 (15.60%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (14.68%) NetApp
15 16 (14.68%) SQL Server 2008
16 15 (13.76%) Project Management
16 15 (13.76%) RDBMS
16 15 (13.76%) Microsoft
16 15 (13.76%) Relational Database
17 14 (12.84%) Windows
17 14 (12.84%) Degree
17 14 (12.84%) Data Guard
18 13 (11.93%) SQL Server 2005
18 13 (11.93%) Service Management
18 13 (11.93%) IBM

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 9 (8.26%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.59%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.75%) IIS
4 3 (2.75%) NetWeaver
5 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 6 (5.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.75%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.83%) MS Office
4 1 (0.92%) MS Project
4 1 (0.92%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 12 (11.01%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.92%) SAP PP
2 1 (0.92%) SAP APO
2 1 (0.92%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (19.27%) LAN
2 20 (18.35%) WAN
3 18 (16.51%) SAN
4 17 (15.60%) TCP/IP
5 13 (11.93%) VPN
6 10 (9.17%) MPLS
7 9 (8.26%) Firewall
8 7 (6.42%) PBX
9 6 (5.50%) Intranet
9 6 (5.50%) Internet
9 6 (5.50%) Wireless
10 5 (4.59%) VLAN
10 5 (4.59%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (3.67%) VoIP
11 4 (3.67%) Broadband
12 3 (2.75%) DHCP
12 3 (2.75%) FTP
12 3 (2.75%) RIP
12 3 (2.75%) DNS
12 3 (2.75%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (27.52%) Oracle Database
2 27 (24.77%) SQL Server
3 16 (14.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (13.76%) RDBMS
4 15 (13.76%) Relational Database
5 13 (11.93%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.83%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (0.92%) DB2
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (11.01%) Oracle Forms
General
1 38 (34.86%) Finance
2 6 (5.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.75%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.83%) Automotive
4 2 (1.83%) Law
4 2 (1.83%) Legal
5 1 (0.92%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 30 (27.52%) DBA
2 23 (21.10%) Development Manager
3 21 (19.27%) Software Manager
3 21 (19.27%) Software Development Manager
4 19 (17.43%) SQL DBA
5 15 (13.76%) Oracle DBA
6 14 (12.84%) Administrator
7 12 (11.01%) SQL Server DBA
8 10 (9.17%) Analyst
8 10 (9.17%) Team Leader
9 7 (6.42%) Architect
10 6 (5.50%) UNIX Team Leader
11 5 (4.59%) Network Analyst
11 5 (4.59%) Service Manager
11 5 (4.59%) Head of Operations
12 4 (3.67%) Data Analyst
12 4 (3.67%) Network Engineer
13 3 (2.75%) Technical Architect
13 3 (2.75%) Consultant
13 3 (2.75%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (33.03%) .NET
2 9 (8.26%) Web Services
3 3 (2.75%) XML
3 3 (2.75%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.92%) Classic ASP
4 1 (0.92%) J2EE
4 1 (0.92%) XSD
4 1 (0.92%) XSLT
4 1 (0.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.17%) Replication
2 9 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (3.67%) Clustering
4 3 (2.75%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.75%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.83%) CCTV
5 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.92%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.92%) Handset
6 1 (0.92%) Statistics
6 1 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 21 (19.27%) Linux
2 14 (12.84%) Windows
3 12 (11.01%) UNIX
4 11 (10.09%) Solaris
5 5 (4.59%) AIX
6 4 (3.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.75%) Windows XP
7 3 (2.75%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (33.94%) Performance Tuning
2 25 (22.94%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (22.02%) Scrum
4 21 (19.27%) Business Development
5 19 (17.43%) ITIL
6 17 (15.60%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (13.76%) Project Management
8 13 (11.93%) Service Management
9 12 (11.01%) People Management
10 9 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (6.42%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (5.50%) Change Control
12 6 (5.50%) High Availability
12 6 (5.50%) Matrix Management
12 6 (5.50%) Business Continuity
12 6 (5.50%) Service Delivery
12 6 (5.50%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (4.59%) Release Management
13 5 (4.59%) Data Protection
14 4 (3.67%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 28 (25.69%) SQL
2 12 (11.01%) T-SQL
3 9 (8.26%) Korn
3 9 (8.26%) Shell Script
3 9 (8.26%) C
3 9 (8.26%) PL/SQL
4 4 (3.67%) Java
5 3 (2.75%) ABAP
5 3 (2.75%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.92%) C#
6 1 (0.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (12.84%) Degree
2 4 (3.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (3.67%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.75%) CCNP
3 3 (2.75%) CCNA
4 1 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.26%) SLA
2 1 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 10 (9.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.50%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.67%) XenApp
4 3 (2.75%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (2.75%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.75%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (2.75%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (12.84%) Data Guard
2 4 (3.67%) SCOM
3 3 (2.75%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (1.83%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.83%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.92%) OpenView
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.92%) AppDNA
5 1 (0.92%) SCCM
5 1 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (34.86%) Oracle
2 23 (21.10%) Cisco
3 16 (14.68%) NetApp
4 15 (13.76%) Microsoft
5 13 (11.93%) IBM
6 12 (11.01%) VMware
7 10 (9.17%) Netezza
8 9 (8.26%) Citrix
8 9 (8.26%) CommVault
9 7 (6.42%) HP
9 7 (6.42%) Symantec
10 5 (4.59%) CheckPoint
11 4 (3.67%) Riverbed
11 4 (3.67%) SolarWinds
11 4 (3.67%) Tandberg
11 4 (3.67%) F5
11 4 (3.67%) Websense
11 4 (3.67%) SAP
12 3 (2.75%) Veritas
13 2 (1.83%) Kaspersky
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £36000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £36000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Solihull
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + competitive, DOE
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Solihull
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £36000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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