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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Capacity Planning
England / North West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 199 228
Rank change year-on-year -7 +29  
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 41 41 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.67% 0.71% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.81% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 31 26 19
Median salary £47,500 £45,787 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.74% +22.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

Capacity Planning is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5547 5046 5851
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.28% 87.91% 88.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4623 4195 4701
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Capacity Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Capacity Planning as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -27 21 £47,500 +1.60% 1
Merseyside - 11 £50,000 - 1
Cheshire -3 5 £42,000 -6.66% 1
Lancashire -8 4 £45,000 +32.35%
Capacity Planning
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 North West region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 33 (46.48%) Migration
2 27 (38.03%) SQL
2 27 (38.03%) High Availability
3 26 (36.62%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (36.62%) SQL Server
3 26 (36.62%) Microsoft
4 21 (29.58%) T-SQL
4 21 (29.58%) Performance Monitoring
5 20 (28.17%) Performance Tuning
6 19 (26.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 19 (26.76%) Replication
7 18 (25.35%) Clustering
7 18 (25.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (25.35%) SSL
7 18 (25.35%) LAN
7 18 (25.35%) WAN
7 18 (25.35%) Microsoft Azure
8 17 (23.94%) SQL Server 2014
8 17 (23.94%) MySQL
8 17 (23.94%) Cisco
8 17 (23.94%) Degree
9 16 (22.54%) SQL Server 2005
9 16 (22.54%) Wireless
9 16 (22.54%) Telecoms
10 15 (21.13%) Firewall
10 15 (21.13%) CCNP
10 15 (21.13%) Cisco Prime
10 15 (21.13%) Cisco Certification
10 15 (21.13%) VPN
10 15 (21.13%) Linux

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 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (5.63%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.82%) Apache
2 2 (2.82%) nginx
Applications
1 15 (21.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
2 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 18 (25.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (11.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.35%) LAN
1 18 (25.35%) SSL
1 18 (25.35%) WAN
2 16 (22.54%) Wireless
3 15 (21.13%) Cisco Wireless
3 15 (21.13%) Firewall
3 15 (21.13%) VPN
4 9 (12.68%) Cisco ISE
5 7 (9.86%) DNS
6 4 (5.63%) DHCP
7 3 (4.23%) Internet
8 2 (2.82%) HTTP
8 2 (2.82%) Network Security
8 2 (2.82%) SAN
8 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.41%) ISDN
9 1 (1.41%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (36.62%) SQL Server
2 18 (25.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (23.94%) MySQL
3 17 (23.94%) SQL Server 2014
4 16 (22.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (19.72%) MongoDB
6 12 (16.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (16.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (14.08%) Azure SQL Database
7 10 (14.08%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (12.68%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (2.82%) Couchbase
10 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
10 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (1.41%) Big Data
11 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Hudson
1 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.41%) Travis CI
General
1 16 (22.54%) Telecoms
2 10 (14.08%) Finance
3 1 (1.41%) Banking
3 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (36.62%) DBA
2 25 (35.21%) SQL DBA
3 20 (28.17%) Analyst
4 15 (21.13%) Network Analyst
4 15 (21.13%) Network Engineer
5 12 (16.90%) SQL Server DBA
6 8 (11.27%) Administrator
6 8 (11.27%) Senior DBA
6 8 (11.27%) Senior SQL DBA
7 7 (9.86%) Server Specialist
7 7 (9.86%) Storage Specialist
8 6 (8.45%) Cisco Analyst
8 6 (8.45%) Cisco Engineer
8 6 (8.45%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 6 (8.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 6 (8.45%) Linux Specialist
8 6 (8.45%) VMware Specialist
9 5 (7.04%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (5.63%) MongoDB DBA
10 4 (5.63%) Senior SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.68%) .NET
2 6 (8.45%) XML
3 2 (2.82%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (2.82%) Kafka
3 2 (2.82%) Node.js
3 2 (2.82%) Servlets
3 2 (2.82%) WSGI
Miscellaneous
1 26 (36.62%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (26.76%) Replication
3 18 (25.35%) Clustering
4 7 (9.86%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.82%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.13%) Linux
2 11 (15.49%) Windows
3 8 (11.27%) Windows Server
4 6 (8.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.82%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.41%) CentOS
6 1 (1.41%) Debian
6 1 (1.41%) FreeBSD
6 1 (1.41%) Solaris
6 1 (1.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (46.48%) Migration
2 27 (38.03%) High Availability
3 21 (29.58%) Performance Monitoring
4 20 (28.17%) Performance Tuning
5 19 (26.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 15 (21.13%) Network Management
7 12 (16.90%) Database Security
8 11 (15.49%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (14.08%) Change Management
9 10 (14.08%) Service Management
10 8 (11.27%) Database Optimisation
11 7 (9.86%) Business Continuity
11 7 (9.86%) Change Control
11 7 (9.86%) ITIL
12 6 (8.45%) ETL
12 6 (8.45%) ETL Development
12 6 (8.45%) Full Text Search
12 6 (8.45%) Problem Management
13 5 (7.04%) DevOps
13 5 (7.04%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 27 (38.03%) SQL
2 21 (29.58%) T-SQL
3 6 (8.45%) PHP
4 3 (4.23%) Bash Shell
4 3 (4.23%) Java
4 3 (4.23%) Python
5 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.41%) C#
6 1 (1.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (23.94%) Degree
2 15 (21.13%) CCNP
2 15 (21.13%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (18.31%) CCNA
3 13 (18.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (11.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (5.63%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.63%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.82%) MCSA
6 2 (2.82%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) PMO
2 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (15.49%) Active Directory
2 9 (12.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.04%) vSphere
4 2 (2.82%) Docker
4 2 (2.82%) Firmware
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (2.82%) XenApp
5 1 (1.41%) KVM
5 1 (1.41%) NFS
5 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (21.13%) Cisco CUCM
1 15 (21.13%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (5.63%) Nagios
2 4 (5.63%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (5.63%) Puppet
3 2 (2.82%) Ansible
3 2 (2.82%) Icinga
3 2 (2.82%) Kibana
3 2 (2.82%) logstash
3 2 (2.82%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (2.82%) Salt
3 2 (2.82%) SCCM
4 1 (1.41%) SCOM
4 1 (1.41%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 26 (36.62%) Microsoft
2 17 (23.94%) Cisco
3 10 (14.08%) VMware
4 9 (12.68%) NetApp
5 8 (11.27%) Red Hat
6 5 (7.04%) RedGate
7 2 (2.82%) Citrix
7 2 (2.82%) EMC
7 2 (2.82%) IBM
7 2 (2.82%) Nortel
7 2 (2.82%) Oracle
7 2 (2.82%) Remedy
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