Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Capacity Management
UK
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 661 656 671
Rank change year-on-year -5 +15 -12
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Management 521 617 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.34% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.37% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 402 444 502
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.50% +4.74% -5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £74,625 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 149,014 165,379 172,621
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.10% 91.49% 90.94%
Number of salaries quoted 118,546 130,794 143,596
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £84,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Capacity Management in the UK

Capacity Management
Top 14 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 14 November 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
England 0 494 £50,500 +1.00% 62
UK excluding London +25 338 £45,000 - 48
London -33 177 £57,500 +5.50% 15
South East +1 93 £57,500 +12.75% 8
North of England +5 83 £52,500 +16.67% 17
South West +21 77 £42,500 -5.56% 9
Yorkshire +30 50 £52,500 +40.00% 10
Midlands +27 40 £43,429 -8.57% 9
North West -7 33 £45,000 -10.00% 7
East of England +46 31 £43,750 -7.89% 4
West Midlands +33 28 £46,250 +20.13% 9
Wales -4 17 £42,000 +5.00% 1
East Midlands +11 12 £42,500 -15.00%
Scotland -19 5 £42,000 -16.00%

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT jobs citing Capacity Management 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 with a requirement for Capacity Management.

1 170 (32.63%) Finance
2 166 (31.86%) ITIL
3 149 (28.60%) VMware
4 137 (26.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 136 (26.10%) SQL
6 135 (25.91%) Windows
7 128 (24.57%) SQL Server
7 128 (24.57%) Cisco
7 128 (24.57%) Service Management
8 112 (21.50%) SLA
9 106 (20.35%) Disaster Recovery
10 104 (19.96%) Microsoft
11 98 (18.81%) Linux
12 96 (18.43%) Incident Management
13 95 (18.23%) Active Directory
14 89 (17.08%) LAN
14 89 (17.08%) WAN
14 89 (17.08%) Agile Software Development
15 81 (15.55%) Change Management
16 80 (15.36%) Microsoft Azure
17 74 (14.20%) Problem-Solving
18 71 (13.63%) Cisco Certification
18 71 (13.63%) Python
19 69 (13.24%) DevOps
20 68 (13.05%) Amazon AWS
21 63 (12.09%) Configuration Management
22 62 (11.90%) Project Management
22 62 (11.90%) CCNP
22 62 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
23 61 (11.71%) Windows Server

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 28 (5.37%) IIS
2 24 (4.61%) SharePoint
3 18 (3.45%) MS Exchange
4 15 (2.88%) Skype for Business
5 12 (2.30%) JBoss
5 12 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
6 11 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (1.15%) Apache Spark
9 6 (1.15%) Confluence
9 6 (1.15%) nginx
10 5 (0.96%) Apache
10 5 (0.96%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.58%) SAS
12 2 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.38%) Drupal
12 2 (0.38%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 20 (3.84%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (2.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.73%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.15%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.77%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.73%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.77%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 2 (0.38%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 80 (15.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 68 (13.05%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (7.49%) Office 365
4 33 (6.33%) PaaS
5 32 (6.14%) IaaS
6 31 (5.95%) SaaS
7 10 (1.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 9 (1.73%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (1.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 6 (1.15%) Amazon ELB
9 6 (1.15%) Amazon S3
9 6 (1.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 6 (1.15%) GitHub
9 6 (1.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 5 (0.96%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (0.77%) Mimecast
11 4 (0.77%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.19%) Azure Functions
12 1 (0.19%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 89 (17.08%) LAN
1 89 (17.08%) WAN
2 61 (11.71%) SAN
3 57 (10.94%) Firewall
4 56 (10.75%) Cisco Nexus
5 51 (9.79%) BGP
5 51 (9.79%) Wireshark
6 50 (9.60%) Cisco IOS
7 42 (8.06%) EIGRP
8 41 (7.87%) NX-OS
9 36 (6.91%) NAS
10 34 (6.53%) TCP/IP
11 31 (5.95%) VoIP
12 30 (5.76%) DNS
13 27 (5.18%) Network Security
14 21 (4.03%) Ethernet
14 21 (4.03%) Intrusion Detection
15 19 (3.65%) Wi-Fi
16 17 (3.26%) DHCP
17 16 (3.07%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (24.57%) SQL Server
2 28 (5.37%) Oracle Database
3 25 (4.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (4.61%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 18 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (2.88%) MySQL
7 13 (2.50%) DB2
7 13 (2.50%) NoSQL
7 13 (2.50%) RDBMS
8 11 (2.11%) Oracle Exadata
9 10 (1.92%) Azure SQL Database
10 8 (1.54%) Big Data
10 8 (1.54%) MongoDB
11 7 (1.34%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
12 6 (1.15%) DTS
12 6 (1.15%) Hadoop
12 6 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (0.96%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 41 (7.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 20 (3.84%) JIRA
3 16 (3.07%) Jenkins
4 8 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (1.54%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.15%) Bitbucket
5 6 (1.15%) GitLab
5 6 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (1.15%) Visual Studio
6 5 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (0.77%) Eclipse
7 4 (0.77%) IntelliJ
7 4 (0.77%) JUnit
7 4 (0.77%) Maven
7 4 (0.77%) SonarQube
7 4 (0.77%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.58%) Axure RP
9 2 (0.38%) Artifactory
9 2 (0.38%) Introscope
9 2 (0.38%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 170 (32.63%) Finance
2 40 (7.68%) Banking
2 40 (7.68%) Retail
3 25 (4.80%) Legal
4 19 (3.65%) Law
5 16 (3.07%) Investment Banking
6 10 (1.92%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.54%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.34%) Advertising
8 7 (1.34%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.15%) Back Office
9 6 (1.15%) Front Office
10 4 (0.77%) Automotive
10 4 (0.77%) Billing
11 3 (0.58%) Prime Brokerage
11 3 (0.58%) Synthetic Prime Brokerage
12 1 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Games
12 1 (0.19%) Local Government
12 1 (0.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (12.48%) Network Engineer
2 61 (11.71%) Administrator
3 59 (11.32%) DBA
4 57 (10.94%) Analyst
5 40 (7.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 34 (6.53%) Team Leader
7 30 (5.76%) SQL DBA
8 20 (3.84%) Windows Engineer
9 19 (3.65%) Site Engineer
9 19 (3.65%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 19 (3.65%) SQL Server DBA
10 17 (3.26%) Delivery Manager
11 16 (3.07%) Developer
12 15 (2.88%) Infrastructure Manager
12 15 (2.88%) IT Manager
13 14 (2.69%) Architect
14 12 (2.30%) Oracle DBA
14 12 (2.30%) Service Manager
14 12 (2.30%) SharePoint Administrator
14 12 (2.30%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.84%) Middleware
2 16 (3.07%) .NET
3 11 (2.11%) Flash
3 11 (2.11%) Node.js
3 11 (2.11%) Web Services
4 10 (1.92%) .NET Core
5 9 (1.73%) XML
6 8 (1.54%) REST
7 6 (1.15%) AngularJS
7 6 (1.15%) CSS
7 6 (1.15%) HTML
7 6 (1.15%) HTML5
8 5 (0.96%) LDAP
8 5 (0.96%) YAML
9 4 (0.77%) Elastic Stack
9 4 (0.77%) Spring
9 4 (0.77%) Spring Batch
10 3 (0.58%) LAMP
10 3 (0.58%) SAML
10 3 (0.58%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 62 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (10.94%) Management Information System
3 52 (9.98%) Data Centre
4 45 (8.64%) Clustering
5 22 (4.22%) Replication
6 21 (4.03%) Computer Science
7 20 (3.84%) Self-Motivation
8 17 (3.26%) Driving Licence
9 16 (3.07%) CMDB
10 14 (2.69%) EMC VNX
11 12 (2.30%) Fat Client
11 12 (2.30%) Thin Client
12 11 (2.11%) PMI
12 11 (2.11%) Private Cloud
12 11 (2.11%) Public Cloud
13 9 (1.73%) Mobile App
14 8 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
15 6 (1.15%) User Experience
16 5 (0.96%) Digital Media
16 5 (0.96%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 135 (25.91%) Windows
2 98 (18.81%) Linux
3 61 (11.71%) Windows Server
4 37 (7.10%) Unix
5 36 (6.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 28 (5.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (4.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (2.11%) Oracle Linux
10 7 (1.34%) AIX
10 7 (1.34%) Windows 7
11 6 (1.15%) Solaris
12 5 (0.96%) CentOS
12 5 (0.96%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.38%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.19%) Debian
14 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (31.86%) ITIL
2 128 (24.57%) Service Management
3 106 (20.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 96 (18.43%) Incident Management
5 89 (17.08%) Agile Software Development
6 81 (15.55%) Change Management
7 74 (14.20%) Problem-Solving
8 69 (13.24%) DevOps
9 63 (12.09%) Configuration Management
10 62 (11.90%) Project Management
11 61 (11.71%) Problem Management
12 60 (11.52%) Stakeholder Management
13 59 (11.32%) Capacity Planning
14 58 (11.13%) Root Cause Analysis
15 57 (10.94%) Service Delivery
16 51 (9.79%) Network Monitoring
17 48 (9.21%) High Availability
17 48 (9.21%) Security Patching
18 44 (8.45%) Change Control
19 43 (8.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 136 (26.10%) SQL
2 71 (13.63%) Python
3 48 (9.21%) PowerShell
4 29 (5.57%) Java
5 22 (4.22%) T-SQL
6 20 (3.84%) Bash Shell
7 18 (3.45%) JavaScript
8 17 (3.26%) Perl
9 16 (3.07%) Shell Script
10 14 (2.69%) C#
11 12 (2.30%) C++
12 9 (1.73%) Korn
13 5 (0.96%) Ruby
14 3 (0.58%) C
15 2 (0.38%) PHP
15 2 (0.38%) RPG
15 2 (0.38%) XPath
16 1 (0.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 71 (13.63%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (11.90%) CCNP
3 47 (9.02%) Degree
4 34 (6.53%) Security Cleared
5 30 (5.76%) SC Cleared
6 26 (4.99%) DV Cleared
7 22 (4.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (3.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 15 (2.88%) CCNA
9 15 (2.88%) MCSE
10 11 (2.11%) EMC Certification
10 11 (2.11%) PMI Certification
11 10 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (1.34%) CCIE
12 7 (1.34%) MCSA
13 5 (0.96%) CCA
13 5 (0.96%) CCSA
13 5 (0.96%) Citrix Certification
13 5 (0.96%) MCT
14 4 (0.77%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (21.50%) SLA
2 26 (4.99%) PMO
2 26 (4.99%) QA
3 18 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (2.11%) Cyber Essentials
5 10 (1.92%) PCI DSS
6 8 (1.54%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 8 (1.54%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.77%) GDPR
System Software
1 137 (26.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 95 (18.23%) Active Directory
3 17 (3.26%) Docker
4 16 (3.07%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (2.50%) Firmware
6 12 (2.30%) Oracle RAC
7 11 (2.11%) XenApp
8 10 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (1.92%) vSphere
9 9 (1.73%) Hyper-V
9 9 (1.73%) Virtual Servers
10 7 (1.34%) ISA Server
10 7 (1.34%) NFS
10 7 (1.34%) XenDesktop
10 7 (1.34%) XenServer
11 5 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.58%) VirtualBox
13 2 (0.38%) BitLocker
13 2 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
14 1 (0.19%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 44 (8.45%) Nagios
2 41 (7.87%) Cisco LMS
2 41 (7.87%) Opsview
3 37 (7.10%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (5.57%) Ansible
5 26 (4.99%) SCCM
6 20 (3.84%) Cisco CUCM
7 19 (3.65%) SCOM
8 17 (3.26%) Puppet
9 16 (3.07%) vRealize
10 14 (2.69%) Perfmon
11 13 (2.50%) EMC VPLEX
11 13 (2.50%) vMotion
12 12 (2.30%) Data Guard
13 10 (1.92%) Kubernetes
14 6 (1.15%) Terraform
15 5 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
15 5 (0.96%) SCOrch
15 5 (0.96%) SCSM
15 5 (0.96%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 149 (28.60%) VMware
2 128 (24.57%) Cisco
3 104 (19.96%) Microsoft
4 54 (10.36%) Oracle
5 39 (7.49%) Citrix
6 37 (7.10%) CheckPoint
7 30 (5.76%) Red Hat
8 27 (5.18%) Brocade
9 21 (4.03%) SolarWinds
10 18 (3.45%) Avaya
11 17 (3.26%) Juniper
12 16 (3.07%) EMC
12 16 (3.07%) HP
12 16 (3.07%) Riverbed
13 14 (2.69%) IBM
13 14 (2.69%) iManage
13 14 (2.69%) McAfee
14 13 (2.50%) CommVault
14 13 (2.50%) F5
14 13 (2.50%) Isilon