Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Capacity Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Capacity Management over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Capacity Management
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 647 669 640
Rank change year-on-year +22 -29 -36
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Management 608 635 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.33% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.37% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 438 505 612
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,500 £33,531
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year - -8.16% -2.00%

Capacity Management 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 160900 169699 194446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.92% 89.37% 88.77%
Number of salaries quoted 126975 141046 160155
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Capacity Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Capacity Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Capacity Management in the UK

Capacity Management
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Capacity Management in the UK

Capacity Management
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Capacity Management over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Capacity Management in the UK

Capacity Management
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Management within the UK over the 6 months to 18 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
England +13 569 £50,000 +5.26% 22
UK excluding London -24 333 £45,000 - 14
London +74 270 £54,500 -0.91% 11
South East +24 102 £52,600 +8.45% 6
North of England -11 95 £45,000 +12.50% 3
South West +25 56 £45,000 +30.43%
North West -6 50 £50,000 +14.29% 1
Yorkshire +11 41 £37,250 -10.24% 2
Midlands -33 32 £47,500 +8.26% 1
West Midlands +15 21 £38,500 -14.44%
Wales +29 19 £42,500 +17.24% 2
Scotland -17 15 £46,500 -7.00% 1
East of England -44 14 £45,000 -5.26% 1
East Midlands -14 11 £50,000 +14.29% 1
North East +1 4 £47,188 +25.41%

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Capacity Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Capacity Management.

1 236 (38.82%) VMware
2 234 (38.49%) Windows
3 186 (30.59%) Microsoft
4 184 (30.26%) Finance
5 177 (29.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 171 (28.13%) ITIL
7 159 (26.15%) Cisco
8 124 (20.39%) Active Directory
8 124 (20.39%) Unix
9 122 (20.07%) Problem Management
10 121 (19.90%) SQL
11 115 (18.91%) Incident Management
12 112 (18.42%) Linux
13 111 (18.26%) Service Management
14 107 (17.60%) Service Delivery
15 106 (17.43%) HP
15 106 (17.43%) Windows Server
16 103 (16.94%) Oracle
17 99 (16.28%) Change Management
18 93 (15.30%) Microsoft Azure
19 92 (15.13%) SQL Server
20 89 (14.64%) Data Centre
21 85 (13.98%) Cisco Certification
22 83 (13.65%) PowerShell
23 77 (12.66%) Root Cause Analysis
24 76 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
25 73 (12.01%) Project Management
26 72 (11.84%) Firewall
26 72 (11.84%) SLA
26 72 (11.84%) Security Cleared

Capacity Management
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 43 (7.07%) MS Exchange
2 40 (6.58%) IIS
3 32 (5.26%) Apache
4 30 (4.93%) SharePoint
5 26 (4.28%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (2.14%) Tomcat
7 12 (1.97%) Mule
7 12 (1.97%) Mule ESB
8 11 (1.81%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (1.15%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.99%) JBoss
11 6 (0.99%) OpenStack
11 6 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.66%) Skype for Business
13 3 (0.49%) NetWeaver
13 3 (0.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (1.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (1.81%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.66%) Eloqua
2 4 (0.66%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 4 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.49%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.16%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 93 (15.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (7.40%) Office 365
3 36 (5.92%) IaaS
4 31 (5.10%) Amazon AWS
5 18 (2.96%) PaaS
6 15 (2.47%) SaaS
7 7 (1.15%) Mimecast
8 3 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.49%) G Suite
8 3 (0.49%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.33%) Adobe Analytics
9 2 (0.33%) CodePlex
9 2 (0.33%) GitHub
9 2 (0.33%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 72 (11.84%) Firewall
2 68 (11.18%) Cisco Nexus
3 66 (10.86%) LAN
4 64 (10.53%) WAN
5 58 (9.54%) SAN
6 49 (8.06%) DNS
7 47 (7.73%) TCP/IP
8 42 (6.91%) VPN
9 40 (6.58%) BGP
9 40 (6.58%) DHCP
10 37 (6.09%) NX-OS
11 36 (5.92%) Wireshark
12 35 (5.76%) VoIP
13 27 (4.44%) Cisco IOS
14 26 (4.28%) EIGRP
15 25 (4.11%) Wi-Fi
16 24 (3.95%) Network Security
17 23 (3.78%) VLAN
18 22 (3.62%) Wireless
19 19 (3.13%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (15.13%) SQL Server
2 29 (4.77%) SQL Server 2014
3 25 (4.11%) MySQL
4 22 (3.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (3.29%) PostgreSQL
7 19 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 19 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 16 (2.63%) Relational Database
9 14 (2.30%) DB2
9 14 (2.30%) Oracle Database
10 12 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (1.48%) Hadoop
12 8 (1.32%) KDB
12 8 (1.32%) OLTP
13 6 (0.99%) Big Data
13 6 (0.99%) NoSQL
14 5 (0.82%) MongoDB
14 5 (0.82%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 37 (6.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 12 (1.97%) JIRA
3 2 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (0.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.33%) Moq
3 2 (0.33%) MSTest
3 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.33%) Subversion
3 2 (0.33%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.33%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.16%) Eclipse
General
1 184 (30.26%) Finance
2 65 (10.69%) Banking
3 55 (9.05%) Investment Banking
4 51 (8.39%) Retail Banking
5 16 (2.63%) Front Office
6 13 (2.14%) Portuguese Language
6 13 (2.14%) Spanish Language
6 13 (2.14%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.48%) Marketing
7 9 (1.48%) Retail
8 8 (1.32%) Law
8 8 (1.32%) Legal
9 3 (0.49%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.33%) Advertising
10 2 (0.33%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.33%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.16%) Back Office
11 1 (0.16%) Billing
11 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 87 (14.31%) Analyst
2 66 (10.86%) Network Engineer
3 58 (9.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 44 (7.24%) Support Analyst
5 42 (6.91%) Applications Support
6 37 (6.09%) Service Manager
7 36 (5.92%) Administrator
7 36 (5.92%) Architect
8 33 (5.43%) Applications Support Analyst
9 30 (4.93%) DBA
9 30 (4.93%) Support Engineer
10 26 (4.28%) Delivery Manager
10 26 (4.28%) Services Delivery Manager
11 22 (3.62%) Infrastructure Architect
11 22 (3.62%) Server Engineer
11 22 (3.62%) SQL DBA
12 20 (3.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 18 (2.96%) Head of Operations
14 17 (2.80%) Cloud Engineer
14 17 (2.80%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (3.62%) Web Services
2 12 (1.97%) J2EE
3 9 (1.48%) Middleware
4 8 (1.32%) FIX Protocol
4 8 (1.32%) Rendezvous
4 8 (1.32%) Ultra Messaging
5 6 (0.99%) .NET
6 5 (0.82%) XML
7 4 (0.66%) EDI
7 4 (0.66%) MDX
8 3 (0.49%) Flash
8 3 (0.49%) SAP Basis
8 3 (0.49%) SAP PI
9 2 (0.33%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.33%) Entity Framework
9 2 (0.33%) JSON
9 2 (0.33%) Ninject
9 2 (0.33%) REST
9 2 (0.33%) WPF
10 1 (0.16%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 89 (14.64%) Data Centre
2 56 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (7.89%) Replication
4 47 (7.73%) Management Information System
5 38 (6.25%) Clustering
6 30 (4.93%) Enterprise Storage
7 27 (4.44%) Client/Server
8 19 (3.13%) User Experience
9 17 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
10 15 (2.47%) Public Cloud
11 13 (2.14%) Blackberry
12 12 (1.97%) Computer Science
12 12 (1.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 12 (1.97%) N-Tier
13 9 (1.48%) iSeries
14 7 (1.15%) Driving Licence
14 7 (1.15%) Virtual Team
15 6 (0.99%) Equities
15 6 (0.99%) Fintech
15 6 (0.99%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 234 (38.49%) Windows
2 124 (20.39%) Unix
3 112 (18.42%) Linux
4 106 (17.43%) Windows Server
5 58 (9.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (5.26%) Solaris
7 30 (4.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (1.81%) Windows 10
11 9 (1.48%) AIX
12 8 (1.32%) Android
12 8 (1.32%) Apple iOS
12 8 (1.32%) Windows Mobile
13 7 (1.15%) Windows 7
14 6 (0.99%) CentOS
15 5 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.33%) i5/OS
16 2 (0.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (28.13%) ITIL
2 122 (20.07%) Problem Management
3 115 (18.91%) Incident Management
4 111 (18.26%) Service Management
5 107 (17.60%) Service Delivery
6 99 (16.28%) Change Management
7 77 (12.66%) Root Cause Analysis
8 76 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 73 (12.01%) Project Management
10 69 (11.35%) Capacity Planning
11 65 (10.69%) Disaster Recovery
12 64 (10.53%) Asset Management
13 63 (10.36%) Configuration Management
14 62 (10.20%) Release Management
15 57 (9.38%) Network Monitoring
15 57 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
16 52 (8.55%) Wealth Management
17 50 (8.22%) ITSM
18 49 (8.06%) High Availability
19 46 (7.57%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 121 (19.90%) SQL
2 83 (13.65%) PowerShell
3 44 (7.24%) Python
4 25 (4.11%) Shell Script
5 24 (3.95%) T-SQL
6 18 (2.96%) Perl
7 17 (2.80%) Java
8 13 (2.14%) Bash Shell
9 11 (1.81%) VB
10 8 (1.32%) C
10 8 (1.32%) C++
11 6 (0.99%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.66%) AWK
12 4 (0.66%) sed
13 3 (0.49%) ABAP
13 3 (0.49%) C#
14 2 (0.33%) Ruby
15 1 (0.16%) JavaScript
15 1 (0.16%) PHP
15 1 (0.16%) Scala
Qualifications
1 85 (13.98%) Cisco Certification
2 72 (11.84%) Security Cleared
3 60 (9.87%) CCNP
4 57 (9.38%) SC Cleared
5 49 (8.06%) Degree
6 37 (6.09%) DV Cleared
7 36 (5.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 32 (5.26%) CCNA
9 24 (3.95%) MCSE
10 21 (3.45%) MCSA
11 12 (1.97%) CCSE
11 12 (1.97%) JNCIP
12 11 (1.81%) CCIE
12 11 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (1.48%) JNCIA
14 6 (0.99%) CCSA
14 6 (0.99%) CISSP
14 6 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 5 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
15 5 (0.82%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (11.84%) SLA
2 35 (5.76%) QA
3 21 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.32%) PMO
5 7 (1.15%) GDPR
5 7 (1.15%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.99%) Cyber Essentials
6 6 (0.99%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 177 (29.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 124 (20.39%) Active Directory
3 68 (11.18%) Hyper-V
4 59 (9.70%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (2.96%) XenDesktop
6 17 (2.80%) XenApp
7 16 (2.63%) vSphere
8 13 (2.14%) Virtual Machines
9 12 (1.97%) Microsoft App-V
10 10 (1.64%) iptables
10 10 (1.64%) Samba
11 9 (1.48%) DFS Replication
11 9 (1.48%) NFS
12 7 (1.15%) Virtual Servers
12 7 (1.15%) Xen
13 4 (0.66%) Job Entry Subsystem
14 2 (0.33%) Firmware
14 2 (0.33%) VMware NSX
15 1 (0.16%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 53 (8.72%) Nagios
2 38 (6.25%) SCCM
3 37 (6.09%) Cisco LMS
3 37 (6.09%) Opsview
4 36 (5.92%) SCOM
5 26 (4.28%) Microsoft Clustering
6 23 (3.78%) SCOrch
7 17 (2.80%) WSUS
8 14 (2.30%) Cacti
8 14 (2.30%) Cisco Prime
8 14 (2.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 12 (1.97%) vCenter Server
10 11 (1.81%) Red Hat Satellite
10 11 (1.81%) Simpana
11 10 (1.64%) Oracle ZFS
11 10 (1.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 9 (1.48%) Cisco CUCM
12 9 (1.48%) XenMobile
13 8 (1.32%) ITRS Geneos
14 7 (1.15%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 236 (38.82%) VMware
2 186 (30.59%) Microsoft
3 159 (26.15%) Cisco
4 106 (17.43%) HP
5 103 (16.94%) Oracle
6 48 (7.89%) Citrix
7 36 (5.92%) NetApp
8 35 (5.76%) Juniper
9 32 (5.26%) ION Trading
9 32 (5.26%) Murex
10 29 (4.77%) Sybase
11 28 (4.61%) CommVault
12 26 (4.28%) Aruba
13 23 (3.78%) F5
14 21 (3.45%) EMC
14 21 (3.45%) Red Hat
14 21 (3.45%) SolarWinds
15 19 (3.13%) CheckPoint
15 19 (3.13%) Sun
16 18 (2.96%) Dell