Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Capacity Planning
England > North West
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 305 303 254
Rank change year-on-year -2 -49 +52
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 61 67 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.50% 0.53% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.58% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 30 52 58
North West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £27,750 £36,775 £38,375
90th Percentile £62,625 £53,750 £54,350
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 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 11,221 11,627 10,060
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 91.52% 91.29% 89.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9,034 9,528 8,427
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

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 18 June 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 18 June 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 +12 25 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Cheshire -6 20 £55,000 +22.22%
Merseyside +1 9 £48,750 -2.50%
Lancashire -5 7 £28,500 -36.67%
Capacity Planning
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 23 (37.70%) DevOps
2 21 (34.43%) DNS
3 20 (32.79%) Linux
3 20 (32.79%) Degree
4 19 (31.15%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (29.51%) TCP/IP
6 17 (27.87%) Java
7 16 (26.23%) nginx
7 16 (26.23%) Windows
8 15 (24.59%) HTTP
8 15 (24.59%) SSL
8 15 (24.59%) Configuration Management
9 14 (22.95%) Test Automation
9 14 (22.95%) Opscode Chef
10 13 (21.31%) Build Automation
10 13 (21.31%) Load Testing
10 13 (21.31%) Internet
10 13 (21.31%) Apache
10 13 (21.31%) Python
10 13 (21.31%) Servlets
10 13 (21.31%) Deployment Automation
11 12 (19.67%) Service Delivery
11 12 (19.67%) Puppet
12 11 (18.03%) Finance
12 11 (18.03%) SQL
13 10 (16.39%) VMware
13 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (16.39%) Mentoring
13 10 (16.39%) Windows Server
14 9 (14.75%) Problem-Solving

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 16 (26.23%) nginx
2 13 (21.31%) Apache
3 6 (9.84%) IIS
4 4 (6.56%) Confluence
5 3 (4.92%) MS Exchange
6 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.64%) CMS
7 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.75%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (13.11%) Office 365
3 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.64%) Google Tag Manager
3 1 (1.64%) npm
3 1 (1.64%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 21 (34.43%) DNS
2 18 (29.51%) TCP/IP
3 15 (24.59%) HTTP
3 15 (24.59%) SSL
4 13 (21.31%) Internet
5 7 (11.48%) Firewall
5 7 (11.48%) LAN
5 7 (11.48%) WAN
6 6 (9.84%) VPN
7 5 (8.20%) SAN
8 4 (6.56%) BGP
8 4 (6.56%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (6.56%) DHCP
8 4 (6.56%) Network Security
8 4 (6.56%) OSPF
9 3 (4.92%) VLAN
9 3 (4.92%) WLAN
10 2 (3.28%) 802.11
10 2 (3.28%) Ethernet
10 2 (3.28%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.64%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.64%) Power BI
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) JIRA
2 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.28%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.64%) Grunt
3 1 (1.64%) gulp
3 1 (1.64%) PostCSS
3 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.64%) webpack
General
1 11 (18.03%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Automotive
2 4 (6.56%) Banking
2 4 (6.56%) French Language
2 4 (6.56%) German Language
2 4 (6.56%) Japanese Language
3 3 (4.92%) Legal
4 2 (3.28%) Retail
5 1 (1.64%) Billing
5 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (14.75%) Developer
3 7 (11.48%) Senior Developer
4 4 (6.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (6.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (6.56%) DBA
4 4 (6.56%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (6.56%) Desktop Support
4 4 (6.56%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (4.92%) Delivery Project Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Network Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Project Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Project Office Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Services Delivery Manager
5 3 (4.92%) SQL DBA
6 2 (3.28%) Administrator
6 2 (3.28%) Network Administrator
6 2 (3.28%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.31%) Servlets
2 8 (13.11%) WSGI
3 4 (6.56%) Middleware
4 2 (3.28%) 802.1X
4 2 (3.28%) Web Services
5 1 (1.64%) Browserify
5 1 (1.64%) CSS
5 1 (1.64%) CSS3
5 1 (1.64%) HTML
5 1 (1.64%) HTML5
5 1 (1.64%) LESS
5 1 (1.64%) MDX
5 1 (1.64%) Node.js
5 1 (1.64%) Redux
5 1 (1.64%) RequireJS
5 1 (1.64%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Clustering
1 8 (13.11%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (9.84%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.20%) Private Cloud
4 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.28%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.28%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.28%) Replication
6 1 (1.64%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.64%) AS400
6 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.64%) iSeries
6 1 (1.64%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.79%) Linux
2 16 (26.23%) Windows
3 10 (16.39%) Windows Server
4 7 (11.48%) Windows 10
4 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.70%) DevOps
2 19 (31.15%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (24.59%) Configuration Management
4 14 (22.95%) Test Automation
5 13 (21.31%) Build Automation
5 13 (21.31%) Deployment Automation
5 13 (21.31%) Load Testing
6 12 (19.67%) Service Delivery
7 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (16.39%) Mentoring
8 9 (14.75%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (14.75%) Process Improvement
9 8 (13.11%) Coaching
10 7 (11.48%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (11.48%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (11.48%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (11.48%) SDLC
11 6 (9.84%) Line Management
11 6 (9.84%) Runbook
12 5 (8.20%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (27.87%) Java
2 13 (21.31%) Python
3 11 (18.03%) SQL
4 8 (13.11%) Bash Shell
5 4 (6.56%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.92%) Perl
6 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.64%) C#
7 1 (1.64%) ES6
7 1 (1.64%) ES7
7 1 (1.64%) ES8
7 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (32.79%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (6.56%) MCSE
2 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.28%) CCNA
3 2 (3.28%) CCNP
3 2 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.28%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.64%) CCIE
4 1 (1.64%) CISSP
4 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.64%) JNCIP
4 1 (1.64%) JNCIS
4 1 (1.64%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) PMO
2 4 (6.56%) GDPR
2 4 (6.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.92%) QA
4 2 (3.28%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (13.11%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.84%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.56%) BitLocker
3 4 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.56%) vSphere
4 2 (3.28%) Docker
4 2 (3.28%) KVM
4 2 (3.28%) VirtualBox
4 2 (3.28%) Xen
5 1 (1.64%) Firmware
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.64%) vCloud
5 1 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.64%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (22.95%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (19.67%) Puppet
3 8 (13.11%) Salt
4 7 (11.48%) SCCM
5 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (6.56%) Ansible
7 2 (3.28%) Kibana
7 2 (3.28%) SQL Sentry
8 1 (1.64%) Data Guard
8 1 (1.64%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (1.64%) SCOM
8 1 (1.64%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.64%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 10 (16.39%) VMware
2 7 (11.48%) Splunk
3 5 (8.20%) Cisco
4 4 (6.56%) Cognizant
5 3 (4.92%) Citrix
5 3 (4.92%) Juniper
5 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.92%) RedGate
5 3 (4.92%) SolarWinds
6 2 (3.28%) 3PAR
6 2 (3.28%) AppDynamics
6 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.28%) F5
6 2 (3.28%) Google
6 2 (3.28%) HP
6 2 (3.28%) Oracle
6 2 (3.28%) Riverbed
7 1 (1.64%) Avaya
7 1 (1.64%) NetApp
7 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com