Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Capacity Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Capacity Planning over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Capacity Planning
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 541 484 388
Rank change year-on-year -57 -96 +51
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 809 1018 1685
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.48% 0.57% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.64% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 551 773 1290
England median annual salary £53,730 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.46% - -
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,150 £34,528
90th Percentile £83,750 £73,750 £71,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Capacity Planning is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 151740 159655 182630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.91% 89.41% 88.75%
Number of salaries quoted 120747 133850 152095
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Capacity Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Capacity Planning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Capacity Planning in England

Capacity Planning
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Capacity Planning in England

Capacity Planning
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Capacity Planning in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Capacity Planning in England

Capacity Planning
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Planning within the England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -7 371 £65,000 +18.18% 13
South East +62 161 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Midlands -39 98 £42,500 - 11
North of England -53 94 £45,000 +5.88% 15
West Midlands +5 86 £42,500 -12.37% 8
East of England +6 69 £50,000 +8.70% 8
North West -62 44 £45,000 -5.26% 11
Yorkshire -13 35 £41,500 +6.41% 4
South West -3 16 £50,000 +8.11% 3
North East +15 15 £35,000 +3.70%
East Midlands -37 12 £43,750 +2.94% 3
Capacity Planning
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Capacity Planning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 272 (33.62%) Windows
2 260 (32.14%) SQL
3 237 (29.30%) SQL Server
4 224 (27.69%) Microsoft
5 212 (26.21%) Finance
6 199 (24.60%) VMware
7 198 (24.47%) ITIL
8 196 (24.23%) Linux
9 189 (23.36%) Cisco
10 178 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
11 156 (19.28%) DevOps
12 152 (18.79%) Performance Tuning
13 146 (18.05%) Microsoft Azure
14 145 (17.92%) Active Directory
15 139 (17.18%) Amazon AWS
16 138 (17.06%) Data Centre
17 135 (16.69%) VMware Infrastructure
18 125 (15.45%) Oracle
19 120 (14.83%) Analytical Skills
20 119 (14.71%) Unix
20 119 (14.71%) Windows Server
21 115 (14.22%) Disaster Recovery
22 109 (13.47%) Degree
23 107 (13.23%) Firewall
24 102 (12.61%) Java
25 99 (12.24%) Change Management
26 91 (11.25%) PowerShell
27 89 (11.00%) Continuous Improvement
28 87 (10.75%) Service Delivery
29 84 (10.38%) SAN

Capacity Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 39 (4.82%) SharePoint
2 36 (4.45%) IIS
2 36 (4.45%) MS Exchange
3 25 (3.09%) OpenStack
4 21 (2.60%) CMS
4 21 (2.60%) Documentum
5 20 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
6 17 (2.10%) Apache
7 14 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
8 12 (1.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 12 (1.48%) Tomcat
9 10 (1.24%) Confluence
10 8 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (0.87%) SAS
12 6 (0.74%) Apache Solr
12 6 (0.74%) Apache Spark
12 6 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (0.74%) WebLogic
12 6 (0.74%) WebSphere
13 5 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 41 (5.07%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (2.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.99%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.37%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.12%) CATIA
7 1 (0.12%) GNU Octave
7 1 (0.12%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (1.36%) assyst
2 6 (0.74%) BusinessWorks
2 6 (0.74%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
3 5 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.37%) Sage 1000
6 2 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.12%) Advent Geneva
7 1 (0.12%) ENOVIA
7 1 (0.12%) Front Arena
7 1 (0.12%) Magento
7 1 (0.12%) Primavera
7 1 (0.12%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.12%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.12%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.12%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 146 (18.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 139 (17.18%) Amazon AWS
3 52 (6.43%) Office 365
4 36 (4.45%) SaaS
5 34 (4.20%) PaaS
6 28 (3.46%) IaaS
7 21 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
8 17 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
9 14 (1.73%) Google Cloud Platform
10 13 (1.61%) GitHub
11 12 (1.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 7 (0.87%) Akamai
12 7 (0.87%) CloudFront
12 7 (0.87%) Route 53
12 7 (0.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 6 (0.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 6 (0.74%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 6 (0.74%) Google App Engine
13 6 (0.74%) Google Compute Engine
13 6 (0.74%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 107 (13.23%) Firewall
2 84 (10.38%) SAN
2 84 (10.38%) TCP/IP
3 56 (6.92%) DNS
4 53 (6.55%) LAN
5 52 (6.43%) VPN
6 49 (6.06%) WAN
7 46 (5.69%) NAS
8 43 (5.32%) Network Security
9 36 (4.45%) BGP
9 36 (4.45%) OSPF
9 36 (4.45%) Wireless
10 35 (4.33%) IPsec
10 35 (4.33%) VoIP
11 29 (3.58%) Cisco Nexus
11 29 (3.58%) MPLS
12 28 (3.46%) VLAN
13 27 (3.34%) HSRP
14 25 (3.09%) Cisco ASA
15 24 (2.97%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 237 (29.30%) SQL Server
2 65 (8.03%) Oracle Database
3 57 (7.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 56 (6.92%) MySQL
4 56 (6.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 49 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 47 (5.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 44 (5.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 36 (4.45%) Data Warehouse
9 33 (4.08%) MongoDB
10 26 (3.21%) Oracle Database 10g
10 26 (3.21%) SQL Server 2014
11 25 (3.09%) Oracle Database 11g
11 25 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
12 24 (2.97%) Big Data
12 24 (2.97%) Hadoop
12 24 (2.97%) Relational Database
13 22 (2.72%) Apache Cassandra
14 20 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
14 20 (2.47%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 36 (4.45%) Jenkins
2 35 (4.33%) Git (software)
3 18 (2.22%) JIRA
4 15 (1.85%) TeamCity
5 14 (1.73%) Subversion
6 13 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (1.36%) Visual Studio
8 6 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (0.49%) Artifactory
9 4 (0.49%) Maven
9 4 (0.49%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (0.49%) Selenium
9 4 (0.49%) Vagrant
10 3 (0.37%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.25%) ERwin
11 2 (0.25%) MSBuild
11 2 (0.25%) Talend Open Studio
11 2 (0.25%) XMLSpy
12 1 (0.12%) AccuRev
General
1 212 (26.21%) Finance
2 63 (7.79%) Banking
3 48 (5.93%) Telecoms
4 43 (5.32%) Retail
5 33 (4.08%) Investment Banking
6 28 (3.46%) Retail Banking
7 19 (2.35%) Marketing
8 16 (1.98%) Publishing
9 14 (1.73%) Manufacturing
10 13 (1.61%) Legal
11 12 (1.48%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.99%) Electronics
12 8 (0.99%) Games
13 7 (0.87%) Back Office
14 6 (0.74%) Automotive
15 4 (0.49%) Front Office
15 4 (0.49%) Law
16 3 (0.37%) Advertising
16 3 (0.37%) French Language
16 3 (0.37%) German Language
Job Titles
1 130 (16.07%) DBA
2 92 (11.37%) Architect
3 85 (10.51%) Administrator
4 69 (8.53%) Developer
4 69 (8.53%) SQL DBA
5 58 (7.17%) Analyst
6 48 (5.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 48 (5.93%) Network Engineer
7 44 (5.44%) Oracle DBA
8 40 (4.94%) Solutions Architect
9 38 (4.70%) Infrastructure Manager
10 34 (4.20%) Support Engineer
11 30 (3.71%) Cloud Engineer
12 24 (2.97%) Systems Administrator
13 22 (2.72%) Infrastructure Support
13 22 (2.72%) SQL Developer
14 21 (2.60%) Senior DBA
14 21 (2.60%) Service Manager
14 21 (2.60%) Systems Engineer
14 21 (2.60%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (4.70%) Web Services
2 31 (3.83%) .NET
3 28 (3.46%) Middleware
4 23 (2.84%) Node.js
4 23 (2.84%) REST
5 22 (2.72%) JMS
6 18 (2.22%) XML
7 15 (1.85%) ASP.NET
8 14 (1.73%) Elastic Stack
9 12 (1.48%) AngularJS
10 10 (1.24%) 802.1X
10 10 (1.24%) Kafka
10 10 (1.24%) RESTful
11 8 (0.99%) Apache Camel
11 8 (0.99%) Java EE
11 8 (0.99%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 8 (0.99%) SAML
12 7 (0.87%) HTML
12 7 (0.87%) JSON
12 7 (0.87%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 138 (17.06%) Data Centre
2 120 (14.83%) Analytical Skills
3 82 (10.14%) Computer Science
4 71 (8.78%) Clustering
5 45 (5.56%) Public Cloud
6 44 (5.44%) Enterprise Storage
7 40 (4.94%) Management Information System
8 37 (4.57%) Replication
9 27 (3.34%) User Experience
10 22 (2.72%) Private Cloud
11 21 (2.60%) Virtual Team
12 17 (2.10%) Hybrid Cloud
13 14 (1.73%) Linux Command Line
13 14 (1.73%) PKI
14 13 (1.61%) DataPower
14 13 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
14 13 (1.61%) Microsoft Licensing
15 12 (1.48%) Enterprise Cloud
15 12 (1.48%) Video Conferencing
16 10 (1.24%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 272 (33.62%) Windows
2 196 (24.23%) Linux
3 119 (14.71%) Unix
3 119 (14.71%) Windows Server
4 52 (6.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 38 (4.70%) Solaris
7 34 (4.20%) CentOS
8 28 (3.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 27 (3.34%) Ubuntu
10 15 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (1.61%) Windows 7
12 12 (1.48%) AIX
13 11 (1.36%) Debian
14 9 (1.11%) Windows 10
15 7 (0.87%) CoreOS
16 6 (0.74%) Oracle Linux
17 4 (0.49%) SUSE
17 4 (0.49%) Windows 8
18 3 (0.37%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (24.47%) ITIL
2 178 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
3 156 (19.28%) DevOps
4 152 (18.79%) Performance Tuning
5 115 (14.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 99 (12.24%) Change Management
7 89 (11.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 87 (10.75%) Service Delivery
9 84 (10.38%) Line Management
10 81 (10.01%) High Availability
11 78 (9.64%) Project Management
12 76 (9.39%) Performance Analysis
13 73 (9.02%) Configuration Management
14 71 (8.78%) Capacity Management
15 64 (7.91%) Service Management
16 60 (7.42%) Performance Monitoring
16 60 (7.42%) PRINCE2
17 59 (7.29%) Mentoring
17 59 (7.29%) Migration
17 59 (7.29%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 260 (32.14%) SQL
2 102 (12.61%) Java
3 91 (11.25%) PowerShell
4 74 (9.15%) Python
5 61 (7.54%) T-SQL
6 29 (3.58%) C#
7 27 (3.34%) PL/SQL
8 25 (3.09%) Ruby
9 24 (2.97%) Bash Shell
9 24 (2.97%) Perl
10 18 (2.22%) Shell Script
11 13 (1.61%) JavaScript
12 12 (1.48%) C
12 12 (1.48%) C++
13 11 (1.36%) VB
14 8 (0.99%) Scala
15 7 (0.87%) Go
16 6 (0.74%) PHP
17 5 (0.62%) VBScript
18 4 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 109 (13.47%) Degree
2 65 (8.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 62 (7.66%) Cisco Certification
4 43 (5.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 41 (5.07%) CCNP
6 38 (4.70%) MCSE
7 30 (3.71%) CCNA
8 25 (3.09%) CCIE
9 24 (2.97%) Security Cleared
10 18 (2.22%) Master's Degree
11 17 (2.10%) Oracle Certification
11 17 (2.10%) SC Cleared
12 16 (1.98%) AWS Certification
13 14 (1.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 11 (1.36%) OCP
14 11 (1.36%) PMI Certification
15 10 (1.24%) ISEB
16 9 (1.11%) MCITP
17 8 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
17 8 (0.99%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.46%) SLA
2 25 (3.09%) PCI DSS
3 23 (2.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (2.72%) PMO
5 19 (2.35%) QA
6 11 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 8 (0.99%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.74%) GPG13
9 2 (0.25%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.25%) GDPR
9 2 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 145 (17.92%) Active Directory
2 135 (16.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (6.18%) vSphere
4 46 (5.69%) VMware ESXi
5 43 (5.32%) Docker
6 29 (3.58%) Hyper-V
7 20 (2.47%) Oracle RAC
8 19 (2.35%) Virtual Machines
9 12 (1.48%) VMware NSX
9 12 (1.48%) XenApp
10 11 (1.36%) NFS
11 9 (1.11%) XenDesktop
12 7 (0.87%) Virtual Servers
13 6 (0.74%) Ceph
14 5 (0.62%) vCloud
15 3 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 2 (0.25%) Apache Flume
16 2 (0.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 2 (0.25%) HDFS
16 2 (0.25%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 66 (8.16%) Puppet
2 54 (6.67%) Ansible
3 51 (6.30%) Opscode Chef
4 44 (5.44%) SCCM
5 36 (4.45%) Nagios
6 34 (4.20%) SCOM
7 29 (3.58%) Cisco CUCM
8 19 (2.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 18 (2.22%) Oracle RMAN
10 17 (2.10%) Tivoli
11 16 (1.98%) Terraform
12 15 (1.85%) Kubernetes
13 14 (1.73%) Data Guard
14 12 (1.48%) FortiGate
14 12 (1.48%) NetBackup
14 12 (1.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 12 (1.48%) vCenter Server
15 11 (1.36%) Microsoft Clustering
16 10 (1.24%) Opsview
17 8 (0.99%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 224 (27.69%) Microsoft
2 199 (24.60%) VMware
3 189 (23.36%) Cisco
4 125 (15.45%) Oracle
5 69 (8.53%) HP
6 47 (5.81%) Citrix
7 39 (4.82%) Red Hat
8 37 (4.57%) IBM
9 34 (4.20%) Juniper
10 32 (3.96%) CheckPoint
11 29 (3.58%) Meraki
12 27 (3.34%) SolarWinds
13 24 (2.97%) F5
14 23 (2.84%) Google
14 23 (2.84%) Palo Alto
14 23 (2.84%) ServiceNow
14 23 (2.84%) Sybase
15 21 (2.60%) Cloudera
16 20 (2.47%) NetApp
16 20 (2.47%) New Relic