The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Capacity Planning
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 137 141
Rank change year-on-year +22 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 21 24 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.90% 0.82% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.90% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 15
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £38,200
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,964 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% +2.27%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2122 2654 2770
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.35% 90.49% 89.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1322 1714 1688
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Capacity Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Capacity Planning
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Capacity Planning in Scotland

Capacity Planning
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Capacity Planning in Scotland over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Capacity Planning in Scotland

Capacity Planning
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Planning within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 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
Edinburgh +13 10 £52,500 -13.88%
Glasgow +10 10 £72,500 +73.65%
Renfrewshire - 2 £50,375 - 1
Capacity Planning
UK

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 20 (42.55%) Data Centre
2 19 (40.43%) Finance
3 18 (38.30%) Cisco
4 16 (34.04%) Degree
5 13 (27.66%) Firewall
6 12 (25.53%) Network Design
6 12 (25.53%) Network Architecture
7 11 (23.40%) Internet
7 11 (23.40%) Wireless
8 10 (21.28%) MPLS
8 10 (21.28%) BGP
9 9 (19.15%) OSPF
9 9 (19.15%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (19.15%) CheckPoint
9 9 (19.15%) Change Management
9 9 (19.15%) F5
9 9 (19.15%) Cacti
9 9 (19.15%) Network Monitoring
10 8 (17.02%) Financial Modelling
10 8 (17.02%) Technical Architecture
10 8 (17.02%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (17.02%) Citrix
10 8 (17.02%) Middleware
10 8 (17.02%) BPR
10 8 (17.02%) ITIL
10 8 (17.02%) Client/Server
10 8 (17.02%) SOA
11 7 (14.89%) LAN
11 7 (14.89%) WAN
11 7 (14.89%) VPN

Capacity Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 3 (6.38%) IIS
2 2 (4.26%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.26%) SAS
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS Office
2 2 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.26%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) IaaS
2 2 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.26%) G Suite
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.66%) Firewall
2 11 (23.40%) Internet
2 11 (23.40%) Wireless
3 10 (21.28%) BGP
3 10 (21.28%) MPLS
4 9 (19.15%) OSPF
5 7 (14.89%) 802.11
5 7 (14.89%) Cisco Wireless
5 7 (14.89%) EIGRP
5 7 (14.89%) HSRP
5 7 (14.89%) IPsec
5 7 (14.89%) LAN
5 7 (14.89%) NetScaler
5 7 (14.89%) VPN
5 7 (14.89%) WAN
5 7 (14.89%) Wireshark
6 6 (12.77%) VoIP
7 5 (10.64%) Network Security
8 4 (8.51%) IP Telephony
9 3 (6.38%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) DB2
1 4 (8.51%) IMS/DB
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.13%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (2.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (2.13%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 1 (2.13%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.26%) Vagrant
General
1 19 (40.43%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Billing
2 2 (4.26%) Games
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Architect
2 11 (23.40%) Network Engineer
3 10 (21.28%) Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) DBA
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Technical Architect
6 4 (8.51%) DB2 DBA
6 4 (8.51%) IT Architect
6 4 (8.51%) Mainframe DBA
6 4 (8.51%) Network Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Technology Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Network Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Network Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) Middleware
2 7 (14.89%) 802.1X
3 4 (8.51%) Flash
4 1 (2.13%) .NET
4 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (2.13%) CSS
4 1 (2.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (42.55%) Data Centre
2 8 (17.02%) Client/Server
3 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.51%) Mainframe
5 3 (6.38%) Virtual Team
6 2 (4.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (4.26%) User Experience
7 1 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Linux
1 5 (10.64%) Windows
2 4 (8.51%) zOS
3 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.26%) CentOS
4 2 (4.26%) Unix
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) Network Architecture
1 12 (25.53%) Network Design
2 9 (19.15%) Change Management
2 9 (19.15%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (17.02%) BPR
3 8 (17.02%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (17.02%) Financial Modelling
3 8 (17.02%) ITIL
3 8 (17.02%) SOA
3 8 (17.02%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (14.89%) DevOps
5 6 (12.77%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (12.77%) Performance Management
5 6 (12.77%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (10.64%) Network Management
6 5 (10.64%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (8.51%) Business Analysis
7 4 (8.51%) Migration
8 3 (6.38%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) SQL
2 5 (10.64%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.51%) REXX
4 3 (6.38%) Bash Shell
4 3 (6.38%) Java
5 2 (4.26%) Perl
5 2 (4.26%) Python
5 2 (4.26%) Ruby
5 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.13%) C#
6 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (34.04%) Degree
2 9 (19.15%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (12.77%) CCNP
4 2 (4.26%) CCNA
4 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.26%) NCDA
4 2 (4.26%) NCIE
4 2 (4.26%) VCAP
4 2 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.13%) SAS Certification
5 1 (2.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) PMO
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.26%) vCloud
2 2 (4.26%) VMware Server
2 2 (4.26%) vSphere
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.13%) SRDF
3 1 (2.13%) XenApp
3 1 (2.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (19.15%) Cacti
2 4 (8.51%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (8.51%) Puppet
3 3 (6.38%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (4.26%) Ansible
4 2 (4.26%) Nagios
4 2 (4.26%) vRealize
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) Cisco
2 9 (19.15%) CheckPoint
2 9 (19.15%) F5
3 8 (17.02%) Citrix
4 7 (14.89%) SolarWinds
5 5 (10.64%) Juniper
6 4 (8.51%) CA
6 4 (8.51%) Cognizant
6 4 (8.51%) HP
6 4 (8.51%) IBM
6 4 (8.51%) VMware
7 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
8 2 (4.26%) Dell
8 2 (4.26%) Fortinet
8 2 (4.26%) Google
8 2 (4.26%) NetApp
9 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
Renfrew, Renfrewshire
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