Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Capacity Planning
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 177 177 189
Rank change year-on-year 0 +12 +10
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 44 36 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.78% 0.70% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.76% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 37 12 23
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £41,650 £38,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £57,500 £66,500
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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5143 4724 5876
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 90.82% 91.27% 90.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3286 2862 3722
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
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 Scotland

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 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
Glasgow -3 18 £49,500 +13.14% 2
Edinburgh -17 15 £60,000 +9.09%
North Lanarkshire - 7 £47,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 2 £42,500 -
Midlothian -1 1 £35,000 -7.89%
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £46,000 - 1
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 Scotland region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 35 (79.55%) Windows
2 27 (61.36%) Cisco
3 25 (56.82%) PowerShell
4 24 (54.55%) VMware
5 23 (52.27%) Active Directory
5 23 (52.27%) Windows Server
6 22 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 21 (47.73%) Cloud Computing
7 21 (47.73%) Microsoft Azure
8 20 (45.45%) Performance Management
9 16 (36.36%) Data Centre
9 16 (36.36%) SQL
10 15 (34.09%) ITIL
10 15 (34.09%) Opscode Chef
10 15 (34.09%) SCOM
11 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (31.82%) ITIL V3
11 14 (31.82%) vSphere
11 14 (31.82%) Coaching
11 14 (31.82%) Azure Active Directory
11 14 (31.82%) Continuous Delivery
11 14 (31.82%) EMC VNX
11 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
11 14 (31.82%) IIS
11 14 (31.82%) HP
11 14 (31.82%) EMC
11 14 (31.82%) Validation
11 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (29.55%) Mentoring

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 14 (31.82%) IIS
2 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 21 (47.73%) Cloud Computing
1 21 (47.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (31.82%) Azure Active Directory
3 7 (15.91%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (15.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) Firewall
2 2 (4.55%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (4.55%) SSL
3 1 (2.27%) DHCP
3 1 (2.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (13.64%) Architect
2 6 (13.64%) Consultant
2 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 6 (13.64%) Technical Architect
3 4 (9.09%) Administrator
4 3 (6.82%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (6.82%) Technical Leader
5 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Management Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (2.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Change Manager
6 1 (2.27%) ITSM Specialist
6 1 (2.27%) Planning Manager
6 1 (2.27%) PMO Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Service Management Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 14 (31.82%) EMC VNX
3 13 (29.55%) Virtual Team
4 6 (13.64%) Public Cloud
5 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 35 (79.55%) Windows
2 23 (52.27%) Windows Server
3 22 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (27.27%) Linux
6 10 (22.73%) Unix
7 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Performance Management
2 15 (34.09%) ITIL
3 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (31.82%) Coaching
3 14 (31.82%) Continuous Delivery
3 14 (31.82%) ITIL V3
3 14 (31.82%) Validation
4 13 (29.55%) Mentoring
5 8 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (15.91%) ITSM
6 7 (15.91%) Release Management
6 7 (15.91%) Service Management
7 6 (13.64%) API Integration
7 6 (13.64%) Application Performance Management
8 4 (9.09%) Project Management
9 3 (6.82%) Change Management
9 3 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (6.82%) Service Design
10 2 (4.55%) DevOps
10 2 (4.55%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (56.82%) PowerShell
2 16 (36.36%) SQL
3 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.55%) Java
3 2 (4.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) PMO
1 1 (2.27%) QA
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (52.27%) Active Directory
2 14 (31.82%) vSphere
3 11 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (34.09%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (34.09%) SCOM
2 8 (18.18%) SCCM
3 7 (15.91%) FortiGate
3 7 (15.91%) Nagios
3 7 (15.91%) Trend Micro Deep Security
4 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (2.27%) Ansible
5 1 (2.27%) Capistrano
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (2.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (61.36%) Cisco
2 24 (54.55%) VMware
3 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (31.82%) EMC
4 14 (31.82%) HP
5 7 (15.91%) BMC
5 7 (15.91%) F5
5 7 (15.91%) Fortinet
5 7 (15.91%) Juniper
5 7 (15.91%) NetApp
5 7 (15.91%) ServiceNow
5 7 (15.91%) SolarWinds
5 7 (15.91%) Trend Micro
6 4 (9.09%) AppDynamics
7 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.27%) Citrix
8 1 (2.27%) CommVault