Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Capacity Planning
England > South East
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 357 394 310
Rank change year-on-year +37 -84 -2
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 216 145 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.68% 0.48% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.55% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 191 122 355
South East median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +15.79% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,025 £32,950
90th Percentile £77,500 £90,000 £70,000
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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 28,104 26,485 34,649
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 88.98% 87.78% 88.36%
Number of salaries quoted 23,227 21,807 29,180
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

Capacity Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Capacity Planning in the South East

Capacity Planning
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Capacity Planning in the South East

Capacity Planning
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Capacity Planning in the South East over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Capacity Planning in the South East

Capacity Planning
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Planning within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 April 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
Thames Valley +17 65 £55,000 -6.38% 14
Surrey +25 61 £47,500 -20.83% 6
Berkshire +21 52 £51,250 -14.58% 10
Kent +18 38 £55,000 +10.00% 4
East Sussex +6 31 £52,500 +4.45% 1
Hampshire -30 17 £51,250 +2.50% 4
Buckinghamshire -11 9 £55,000 -4.35% 1
West Sussex +3 5 £40,000 -15.79%
Oxfordshire -15 4 £67,500 +42.11% 3
Middlesex +8 2 £67,500 +107.69%
Capacity Planning
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 South East region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 106 (49.07%) SQL Server
2 104 (48.15%) SQL
3 86 (39.81%) Cisco
4 82 (37.96%) Windows
5 70 (32.41%) VMware
6 67 (31.02%) Active Directory
7 61 (28.24%) Change Management
8 53 (24.54%) Microsoft Azure
9 50 (23.15%) Performance Tuning
10 49 (22.69%) Microsoft
11 47 (21.76%) Linux
12 46 (21.30%) Firewall
13 45 (20.83%) ITIL
14 43 (19.91%) Oracle
15 42 (19.44%) WAN
16 41 (18.98%) LAN
16 41 (18.98%) TCP/IP
17 40 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
18 39 (18.06%) MPLS
19 38 (17.59%) SAN
19 38 (17.59%) Finance
20 37 (17.13%) VLAN
20 37 (17.13%) VMware Infrastructure
21 35 (16.20%) NAS
21 35 (16.20%) MySQL
22 32 (14.81%) WLAN
23 31 (14.35%) VPN
23 31 (14.35%) Citrix
23 31 (14.35%) Cisco Certification
23 31 (14.35%) Disaster Recovery

Capacity Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 26 (12.04%) MS Exchange
2 20 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (4.63%) IIS
4 2 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.93%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.93%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.46%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (2.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.93%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 53 (24.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (5.56%) SaaS
4 5 (2.31%) Office 365
5 4 (1.85%) IaaS
6 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.46%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (21.30%) Firewall
2 42 (19.44%) WAN
3 41 (18.98%) LAN
3 41 (18.98%) TCP/IP
4 39 (18.06%) MPLS
5 38 (17.59%) SAN
6 37 (17.13%) VLAN
7 35 (16.20%) NAS
8 32 (14.81%) WLAN
9 31 (14.35%) VPN
10 30 (13.89%) DNS
10 30 (13.89%) Intrusion Detection
11 20 (9.26%) DMZ
11 20 (9.26%) NetScaler
11 20 (9.26%) VPLS
12 11 (5.09%) iSCSI
13 10 (4.63%) FTP
13 10 (4.63%) HTTP
13 10 (4.63%) Internet
13 10 (4.63%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (49.07%) SQL Server
2 35 (16.20%) MySQL
3 22 (10.19%) Oracle Database
4 21 (9.72%) Oracle Database 11g
5 20 (9.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 19 (8.80%) Oracle Database 10g
7 17 (7.87%) SQL Server 2014
8 9 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (3.24%) Relational Database
11 5 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.85%) DB2
13 3 (1.39%) MongoDB
13 3 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.93%) GIS
14 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database 12c
14 2 (0.93%) Oracle Exadata
14 2 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
15 1 (0.46%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 5 (2.31%) ERwin
2 3 (1.39%) JIRA
3 2 (0.93%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.46%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (0.46%) VersionOne
General
1 38 (17.59%) Finance
2 9 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.70%) Marketing
4 5 (2.31%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.85%) Banking
6 3 (1.39%) Electronics
7 2 (0.93%) Retail
8 1 (0.46%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 45 (20.83%) Administrator
2 40 (18.52%) DBA
3 34 (15.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 30 (13.89%) Network Engineer
5 24 (11.11%) Architect
6 20 (9.26%) Oracle DBA
6 20 (9.26%) VMware Engineer
7 17 (7.87%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (6.94%) Solutions Architect
8 15 (6.94%) SQL DBA
8 15 (6.94%) Support Engineer
9 13 (6.02%) AWS Architect
10 12 (5.56%) Azure Engineer
11 11 (5.09%) AWS Solutions Architect
11 11 (5.09%) Infrastructure Support
11 11 (5.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 9 (4.17%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (4.17%) VMware Support Engineer
13 8 (3.70%) Technical Engineer
14 7 (3.24%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.24%) POSIX
2 5 (2.31%) .NET
3 4 (1.85%) HTML
3 4 (1.85%) Middleware
4 3 (1.39%) Web Services
5 2 (0.93%) AppFabric
6 1 (0.46%) Flash
6 1 (0.46%) HTML5
6 1 (0.46%) JSON
6 1 (0.46%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.43%) Private Cloud
2 26 (12.04%) Clustering
3 20 (9.26%) Computer Science
3 20 (9.26%) Data Centre
4 17 (7.87%) Replication
5 14 (6.48%) Enterprise Storage
5 14 (6.48%) Public Cloud
6 11 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (5.09%) Linux Command Line
7 8 (3.70%) Enterprise Cloud
8 4 (1.85%) EMC VMAX
8 4 (1.85%) EMC VNX
8 4 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.93%) CESG
10 2 (0.93%) Digital Signage
10 2 (0.93%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.93%) IVR
10 2 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 82 (37.96%) Windows
2 47 (21.76%) Linux
3 30 (13.89%) Windows Server
4 28 (12.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (4.63%) Unix
6 7 (3.24%) CentOS
7 4 (1.85%) Solaris
8 3 (1.39%) AIX
8 3 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.46%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (28.24%) Change Management
2 50 (23.15%) Performance Tuning
3 45 (20.83%) ITIL
4 31 (14.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 31 (14.35%) Problem Management
5 27 (12.50%) Service Management
6 25 (11.57%) Capacity Management
7 24 (11.11%) Risk Management
8 23 (10.65%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (10.65%) High Availability
9 22 (10.19%) Data Security
9 22 (10.19%) Network Architecture
10 21 (9.72%) Load Balancing
11 20 (9.26%) Kalman Filter
12 16 (7.41%) Migration
13 15 (6.94%) Multi-Factor Authentication
13 15 (6.94%) Two-Factor Authentication
14 14 (6.48%) Performance Analysis
15 13 (6.02%) Demand Forecasting
15 13 (6.02%) Planning and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 104 (48.15%) SQL
2 16 (7.41%) Perl
3 15 (6.94%) PowerShell
4 14 (6.48%) Python
5 7 (3.24%) Bash Shell
6 6 (2.78%) PL/SQL
7 5 (2.31%) C
7 5 (2.31%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.85%) PHP
9 2 (0.93%) VB
9 2 (0.93%) X++
10 1 (0.46%) Erlang
10 1 (0.46%) VBA
10 1 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (14.35%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (13.43%) Degree
3 26 (12.04%) CCNA
3 26 (12.04%) CCNP
4 24 (11.11%) CCIE
5 19 (8.80%) Computer Science Degree
5 19 (8.80%) OCP
5 19 (8.80%) Oracle Certification
6 13 (6.02%) AWS Certification
7 11 (5.09%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (4.63%) Master's Degree
9 9 (4.17%) MCSE
10 8 (3.70%) Security Cleared
11 7 (3.24%) SC Cleared
12 6 (2.78%) Network+ Certification
13 3 (1.39%) MCP
14 2 (0.93%) CCDP
14 2 (0.93%) Citrix Certification
14 2 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.19%) SLA
2 4 (1.85%) QA
3 3 (1.39%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.93%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.93%) GPG13
4 2 (0.93%) PMO
5 1 (0.46%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 67 (31.02%) Active Directory
2 37 (17.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (10.19%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (5.09%) NFS
5 9 (4.17%) vSphere
6 7 (3.24%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (1.85%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (1.39%) vCloud
8 3 (1.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.93%) Oracle Clusterware
9 2 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.46%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.46%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (9.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 12 (5.56%) Ansible
3 10 (4.63%) FortiGate
4 7 (3.24%) SCCM
5 6 (2.78%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (1.85%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.39%) Data Guard
7 3 (1.39%) Nagios
7 3 (1.39%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (1.39%) SCOM
7 3 (1.39%) SCOrch
7 3 (1.39%) vMotion
8 2 (0.93%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.93%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 2 (0.93%) HP ALM
8 2 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.46%) EMC VPLEX
9 1 (0.46%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 86 (39.81%) Cisco
2 70 (32.41%) VMware
3 49 (22.69%) Microsoft
4 43 (19.91%) Oracle
5 31 (14.35%) Citrix
6 29 (13.43%) F5
7 25 (11.57%) SolarWinds
8 21 (9.72%) Symantec
9 20 (9.26%) Blue Coat
9 20 (9.26%) Forcepoint
9 20 (9.26%) Zscaler
10 13 (6.02%) EMC
11 11 (5.09%) HP
12 10 (4.63%) Juniper
13 9 (4.17%) Veeam
14 8 (3.70%) Dell
15 7 (3.24%) Isilon
15 7 (3.24%) Meraki
16 6 (2.78%) Fortinet
16 6 (2.78%) Nimsoft