Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Capacity Planning
England > North West
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 318 323 290
Rank change year-on-year +5 -33 -24
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 31 53 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.28% 0.41% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.44% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 23 32 59
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £33,100 £27,525 £37,500
90th Percentile £62,000 £61,550 £58,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +1.52%

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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,264 11,973 11,395
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 91.09% 91.66% 91.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8,238 9,531 9,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Capacity Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Capacity Planning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Capacity Planning in the North West

Capacity Planning
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Capacity Planning in the North West

Capacity Planning
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Capacity Planning in the North West over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Capacity Planning in the North West

Capacity Planning
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Planning within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 December 2018. 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
Manchester -16 18 £44,376 -1.39% 5
Cheshire +22 7 £50,000 +14.29% 3
Lancashire +9 2 £51,250 +79.82% 2
Merseyside +5 1 - -
Capacity Planning
England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, IT jobs citing Capacity Planning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (35.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (32.26%) Degree
3 10 (32.26%) SQL
3 10 (32.26%) Windows
4 9 (29.03%) Finance
4 9 (29.03%) Linux
5 8 (25.81%) VMware
5 8 (25.81%) Change Management
5 8 (25.81%) Firewall
5 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (25.81%) DevOps
5 8 (25.81%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (22.58%) Change Control
7 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
7 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
7 6 (19.35%) ITIL
7 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
7 6 (19.35%) High Availability
8 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (16.13%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 5 (16.13%) MCSA
8 5 (16.13%) Oracle
8 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (12.90%) Project Management
9 4 (12.90%) ITSM
9 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (12.90%) Service Management

Capacity Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (12.90%) Office 365
4 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) SAN
3 2 (6.45%) DHCP
3 2 (6.45%) DNS
3 2 (6.45%) LAN
3 2 (6.45%) WAN
4 1 (3.23%) NAS
4 1 (3.23%) Network Security
4 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (9.68%) DB2
3 3 (9.68%) DB2 UDB
3 3 (9.68%) MariaDB
3 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
3 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
3 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.23%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.23%) DTS
5 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.23%) Power BI
5 1 (3.23%) QlikView
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.45%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Automotive
3 1 (3.23%) French Language
3 1 (3.23%) German Language
3 1 (3.23%) Japanese Language
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Local Government
3 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) DBA
2 7 (22.58%) SQL DBA
3 5 (16.13%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) DB2 DBA
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (9.68%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Developer
6 2 (6.45%) IT Director
6 2 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) SAN Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Solaris Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Development Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
1 3 (9.68%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.45%) Clustering
2 2 (6.45%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (6.45%) Private Cloud
2 2 (6.45%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Linux
3 4 (12.90%) Windows 10
4 3 (9.68%) Unix
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.45%) Debian
5 2 (6.45%) Solaris
5 2 (6.45%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Change Management
1 8 (25.81%) DevOps
1 8 (25.81%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (22.58%) Change Control
3 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
3 6 (19.35%) High Availability
3 6 (19.35%) ITIL
3 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
4 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (16.13%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (12.90%) ETL
5 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
5 4 (12.90%) ITSM
5 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
5 4 (12.90%) Problem Management
5 4 (12.90%) Project Management
5 4 (12.90%) Service Management
6 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.68%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
3 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
3 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.45%) Python
5 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Degree
2 5 (16.13%) MCSA
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (12.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (12.90%) VCP6
3 4 (12.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (6.45%) CCNP
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.23%) CCNA
5 1 (3.23%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) GDPR
1 3 (9.68%) PMO
1 3 (9.68%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.90%) vCloud
2 4 (12.90%) vSphere
3 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.45%) Docker
3 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.23%) KVM
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.23%) VirtualBox
4 1 (3.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Ansible
1 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (12.90%) Puppet
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Sentry
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (3.23%) Salt
3 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) VMware
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.13%) Oracle
4 2 (6.45%) AppDynamics
4 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.45%) RedGate
4 2 (6.45%) Sybase
5 1 (3.23%) Avaya
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix
5 1 (3.23%) Nortel
5 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.23%) Veeam