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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capacity Planning
Rank 158 140 135
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -5
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 72 70 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.25% 1.32% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 1.67% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 64 46 65
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,350 £25,750 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
4694 4188 3475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.62% 78.72% 75.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4051 3560 2984
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 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £60,000 £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 31 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 31 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 +16 24 £50,000 -16.66% 3
Warwickshire +9 13 £42,000 +52.72%
Birmingham -16 12 £55,000 +29.41% 5
Solihull -2 9 £38,000 - 2
Walsall -1 4 £42,500 +150.00%
Staffordshire -33 1 £72,500 +70.58% 1
Dudley - 1 £37,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £37,500 - 1
Shropshire - 1 £37,500 -
Worcestershire - 1 £39,000 -
Capacity Planning
England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 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 42 (36.84%) Oracle
2 39 (34.21%) Performance Tuning
3 38 (33.33%) Finance
4 35 (30.70%) .NET
5 33 (28.95%) Oracle Database
6 31 (27.19%) SQL
7 30 (26.32%) SQL Server
8 24 (21.05%) Linux
8 24 (21.05%) Cisco
8 24 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (20.18%) Scrum
9 23 (20.18%) ITIL
10 22 (19.30%) LAN
11 21 (18.42%) WAN
12 20 (17.54%) Business Development
13 18 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
13 18 (15.79%) SAN
14 17 (14.91%) Project Management
14 17 (14.91%) TCP/IP
14 17 (14.91%) Microsoft
14 17 (14.91%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (14.91%) RDBMS
14 17 (14.91%) Relational Database
15 16 (14.04%) Service Management
16 15 (13.16%) VPN
16 15 (13.16%) SQL Server 2005
17 14 (12.28%) Data Guard
17 14 (12.28%) Degree
17 14 (12.28%) Windows
17 14 (12.28%) T-SQL

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 (7.89%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.39%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.63%) NetWeaver
3 3 (2.63%) IIS
3 3 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.63%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) MS Project
3 1 (0.88%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 12 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.88%) assyst
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.88%) SAP APO
2 1 (0.88%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (19.30%) LAN
2 21 (18.42%) WAN
3 18 (15.79%) SAN
4 17 (14.91%) TCP/IP
5 15 (13.16%) VPN
6 12 (10.53%) Firewall
7 11 (9.65%) MPLS
8 9 (7.89%) PBX
9 8 (7.02%) Wireless
10 7 (6.14%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (5.26%) Broadband
11 6 (5.26%) Intranet
11 6 (5.26%) Internet
12 4 (3.51%) OSPF
12 4 (3.51%) BGP
12 4 (3.51%) EIGRP
12 4 (3.51%) TACACS
12 4 (3.51%) VoIP
12 4 (3.51%) DHCP
12 4 (3.51%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (28.95%) Oracle Database
2 30 (26.32%) SQL Server
3 18 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (14.91%) Relational Database
4 17 (14.91%) RDBMS
5 15 (13.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.75%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.88%) DB2
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
General
1 38 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (6.14%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.63%) Legal
3 3 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.75%) Automotive
5 1 (0.88%) Law
5 1 (0.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (28.07%) DBA
2 21 (18.42%) Development Manager
2 21 (18.42%) SQL DBA
2 21 (18.42%) Software Manager
3 20 (17.54%) Software Development Manager
4 17 (14.91%) Oracle DBA
5 16 (14.04%) Administrator
6 14 (12.28%) SQL Server DBA
7 11 (9.65%) Analyst
8 10 (8.77%) Team Leader
9 6 (5.26%) UNIX Team Leader
9 6 (5.26%) Architect
10 5 (4.39%) Network Engineer
10 5 (4.39%) Service Manager
10 5 (4.39%) Head of Operations
11 4 (3.51%) Data Analyst
11 4 (3.51%) Network Analyst
12 3 (2.63%) Technical Analyst
12 3 (2.63%) Project Analyst
12 3 (2.63%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (30.70%) .NET
2 9 (7.89%) Web Services
3 4 (3.51%) XML
4 3 (2.63%) SAP Basis
5 2 (1.75%) XSD
5 2 (1.75%) XSLT
5 2 (1.75%) Middleware
6 1 (0.88%) J2EE
6 1 (0.88%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.02%) Replication
3 5 (4.39%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (3.51%) Clustering
5 3 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.75%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.75%) CCTV
7 1 (0.88%) Statistics
7 1 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.88%) Social Media
7 1 (0.88%) Handset
7 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 24 (21.05%) Linux
2 14 (12.28%) Windows
3 13 (11.40%) UNIX
4 11 (9.65%) Solaris
5 6 (5.26%) AIX
6 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (34.21%) Performance Tuning
2 24 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (20.18%) Scrum
3 23 (20.18%) ITIL
4 20 (17.54%) Business Development
5 17 (14.91%) Project Management
5 17 (14.91%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (14.04%) Service Management
7 12 (10.53%) People Management
8 11 (9.65%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (6.14%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (6.14%) Service Delivery
10 7 (6.14%) PRINCE2
11 6 (5.26%) Business Continuity
11 6 (5.26%) High Availability
11 6 (5.26%) Matrix Management
11 6 (5.26%) Release Management
11 6 (5.26%) Data Protection
11 6 (5.26%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 31 (27.19%) SQL
2 14 (12.28%) T-SQL
3 11 (9.65%) PL/SQL
4 9 (7.89%) C
4 9 (7.89%) Shell Script
4 9 (7.89%) Korn
5 6 (5.26%) Java
6 3 (2.63%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.63%) ABAP
7 1 (0.88%) VB
7 1 (0.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (12.28%) Degree
2 6 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (4.39%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.51%) CCNP
4 4 (3.51%) CCNA
5 1 (0.88%) CISSP
5 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.77%) SLA
2 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (2.63%) XenApp
4 2 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (12.28%) Data Guard
2 4 (3.51%) SCOM
3 3 (2.63%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.88%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.88%) OpenView
4 1 (0.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.88%) Nagios
4 1 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 42 (36.84%) Oracle
2 24 (21.05%) Cisco
3 17 (14.91%) Microsoft
4 14 (12.28%) NetApp
5 12 (10.53%) IBM
5 12 (10.53%) VMware
6 10 (8.77%) Netezza
7 9 (7.89%) CommVault
8 7 (6.14%) CheckPoint
8 7 (6.14%) Citrix
8 7 (6.14%) SolarWinds
9 6 (5.26%) F5
9 6 (5.26%) Riverbed
9 6 (5.26%) Symantec
9 6 (5.26%) Websense
9 6 (5.26%) HP
10 4 (3.51%) SAP
10 4 (3.51%) Tandberg
11 3 (2.63%) Veritas
12 2 (1.75%) webMethods
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, 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
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus , benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £36000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Solihull
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + competitive, DOE
Posted: 27 days ago