Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Capacity Management
UK
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 698 646 665
Rank change year-on-year -52 +19 +17
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Management 437 615 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.35% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.38% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 337 467 471
UK median annual salary £45,500 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.00% +8.70% -8.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year -7.37% +6.74% -6.32%

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 138,128 159,781 161,549
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.69% 91.79% 91.33%
Number of salaries quoted 108,944 128,488 133,605
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 2019. 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 -43 408 £47,500 -5.00% 61
UK excluding London +18 284 £44,000 -7.37% 49
London -81 142 £60,000 +11.67% 16
North of England +38 72 £48,000 +4.14% 17
South East -19 69 £50,000 -9.09% 8
South West +25 65 £42,500 - 12
Yorkshire +36 50 £50,000 +17.65% 11
Midlands +52 46 £44,000 +14.29% 7
West Midlands +63 39 £44,000 +14.29% 4
North West +13 19 £41,500 -17.00% 6
East of England +29 15 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Wales +13 11 £41,000 -8.89% 3
Scotland -4 8 £42,000 -23.64% 1
East Midlands +18 7 £42,500 -15.00% 3
North East +14 2 £26,992 -42.80%

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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.

1 136 (31.12%) ITIL
2 126 (28.83%) Finance
3 123 (28.15%) Windows
4 115 (26.32%) SQL
5 108 (24.71%) VMware
6 104 (23.80%) Service Management
7 101 (23.11%) Microsoft
8 90 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
9 82 (18.76%) SLA
10 79 (18.08%) Active Directory
10 79 (18.08%) SQL Server
11 78 (17.85%) Cisco
12 73 (16.70%) Disaster Recovery
13 70 (16.02%) Linux
14 68 (15.56%) Change Management
15 62 (14.19%) Microsoft Azure
16 60 (13.73%) Incident Management
17 58 (13.27%) Cisco Certification
18 57 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
19 56 (12.81%) WAN
19 56 (12.81%) LAN
20 55 (12.59%) Python
20 55 (12.59%) Banking
21 54 (12.36%) Windows Server
22 53 (12.13%) CCNP
23 52 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
24 49 (11.21%) DevOps
25 47 (10.76%) Citrix
26 46 (10.53%) Oracle
27 45 (10.30%) Cisco Nexus

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 24 (5.49%) SharePoint
2 22 (5.03%) MS Exchange
3 18 (4.12%) IIS
4 13 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (1.60%) Confluence
8 7 (1.60%) Skype for Business
9 6 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (1.14%) Apache Spark
10 5 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2000
10 5 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (0.92%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.69%) JBoss
12 3 (0.69%) SAS
13 2 (0.46%) Apache
13 2 (0.46%) NetWeaver
13 2 (0.46%) WebSphere
Applications
1 32 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (4.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (3.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.14%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.92%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (1.83%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (1.14%) Distributed Ledger
3 4 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.92%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 2 (0.46%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 62 (14.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (7.78%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (6.86%) Office 365
4 27 (6.18%) IaaS
4 27 (6.18%) PaaS
5 24 (5.49%) SaaS
6 7 (1.60%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (1.14%) OpenShift
8 4 (0.92%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 3 (0.69%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (0.69%) GitHub
9 3 (0.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.23%) Datadog
10 1 (0.23%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 56 (12.81%) LAN
1 56 (12.81%) WAN
2 45 (10.30%) Cisco Nexus
3 42 (9.61%) Wireshark
4 38 (8.70%) DNS
4 38 (8.70%) SAN
5 37 (8.47%) Firewall
6 32 (7.32%) Cisco IOS
7 31 (7.09%) BGP
8 28 (6.41%) EIGRP
9 27 (6.18%) NX-OS
10 26 (5.95%) DHCP
11 21 (4.81%) TCP/IP
12 13 (2.97%) NAS
12 13 (2.97%) VPN
13 12 (2.75%) Network Security
14 11 (2.52%) LTE
15 9 (2.06%) VLAN
15 9 (2.06%) Wi-Fi
16 8 (1.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (18.08%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (3.89%) Oracle Database
4 15 (3.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (2.97%) Big Data
6 12 (2.75%) Relational Database
7 11 (2.52%) Data Mining
8 9 (2.06%) DB2
8 9 (2.06%) NoSQL
8 9 (2.06%) RDBMS
9 8 (1.83%) Azure SQL Database
9 8 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.60%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (1.37%) Oracle Exadata
12 5 (1.14%) Blockchain
12 5 (1.14%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (0.92%) MariaDB
13 4 (0.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 27 (6.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 15 (3.43%) JIRA
3 9 (2.06%) Jenkins
4 7 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (1.60%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (1.14%) Bitbucket
6 5 (1.14%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.14%) SonarQube
6 5 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (0.92%) Eclipse
7 4 (0.92%) IntelliJ
7 4 (0.92%) JUnit
7 4 (0.92%) Maven
7 4 (0.92%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.69%) GitLab
9 2 (0.46%) Introscope
9 2 (0.46%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (0.46%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.23%) Subversion
General
1 126 (28.83%) Finance
2 55 (12.59%) Banking
3 17 (3.89%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.20%) Retail
5 13 (2.97%) Investment Banking
6 11 (2.52%) Law
6 11 (2.52%) Manufacturing
7 10 (2.29%) Billing
8 8 (1.83%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.60%) Legal
10 5 (1.14%) Advertising
11 4 (0.92%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.92%) Automotive
11 4 (0.92%) Front Office
12 3 (0.69%) Prime Brokerage
12 3 (0.69%) Synthetic Prime Brokerage
13 1 (0.23%) Back Office
13 1 (0.23%) Electronics
13 1 (0.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (12.36%) Network Engineer
2 49 (11.21%) Analyst
3 40 (9.15%) DBA
4 38 (8.70%) Administrator
5 29 (6.64%) SQL DBA
6 28 (6.41%) Architect
7 26 (5.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 26 (5.95%) IT Manager
8 20 (4.58%) Consultant
9 18 (4.12%) Developer
10 16 (3.66%) IT Analyst
10 16 (3.66%) Site Engineer
10 16 (3.66%) Site Reliability Engineer
10 16 (3.66%) SQL Server DBA
10 16 (3.66%) Support Engineer
11 15 (3.43%) Applications Support
11 15 (3.43%) Windows Engineer
12 13 (2.97%) Network Support
12 13 (2.97%) Service Manager
13 12 (2.75%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.97%) .NET
2 11 (2.52%) Middleware
2 11 (2.52%) Node.js
3 10 (2.29%) TensorFlow
4 9 (2.06%) .NET Core
5 6 (1.37%) Flash
5 6 (1.37%) Web Services
5 6 (1.37%) XML
6 5 (1.14%) HTML
6 5 (1.14%) Natural Language Processing
7 4 (0.92%) AngularJS
7 4 (0.92%) CSS
7 4 (0.92%) HTML5
7 4 (0.92%) LDAP
7 4 (0.92%) REST
7 4 (0.92%) Spring
7 4 (0.92%) Spring Batch
8 3 (0.69%) Elastic Stack
8 3 (0.69%) XMPP
9 2 (0.46%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 52 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (8.24%) Data Centre
3 32 (7.32%) Management Information System
4 26 (5.95%) Clustering
5 16 (3.66%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (2.52%) CMDB
7 11 (2.52%) Replication
8 10 (2.29%) Algorithms
8 10 (2.29%) Driving Licence
8 10 (2.29%) Fat Client
8 10 (2.29%) Hybrid Cloud
8 10 (2.29%) Thin Client
9 9 (2.06%) Public Cloud
9 9 (2.06%) User Experience
10 7 (1.60%) PKI
11 6 (1.37%) EMC VNX
11 6 (1.37%) Handset
11 6 (1.37%) Mobile App
12 5 (1.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 123 (28.15%) Windows
2 70 (16.02%) Linux
3 54 (12.36%) Windows Server
4 35 (8.01%) Unix
5 25 (5.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (4.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (4.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (2.52%) AIX
10 9 (2.06%) Windows 7
11 7 (1.60%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (1.14%) Windows 2000
13 4 (0.92%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.46%) CentOS
14 2 (0.46%) VMS
15 1 (0.23%) Debian
15 1 (0.23%) SUSE
15 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (31.12%) ITIL
2 104 (23.80%) Service Management
3 73 (16.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 68 (15.56%) Change Management
5 60 (13.73%) Incident Management
6 57 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
7 49 (11.21%) DevOps
8 43 (9.84%) ITSM
8 43 (9.84%) Problem-Solving
8 43 (9.84%) Service Delivery
9 42 (9.61%) Root Cause Analysis
10 39 (8.92%) Configuration Management
11 37 (8.47%) Network Monitoring
11 37 (8.47%) Problem Management
11 37 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
12 35 (8.01%) Migration
13 34 (7.78%) Risk Management
14 33 (7.55%) Capacity Planning
14 33 (7.55%) High Availability
15 32 (7.32%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 115 (26.32%) SQL
2 55 (12.59%) Python
3 42 (9.61%) PowerShell
4 25 (5.72%) Java
5 18 (4.12%) T-SQL
6 16 (3.66%) JavaScript
7 12 (2.75%) Bash Shell
8 11 (2.52%) C#
8 11 (2.52%) C++
8 11 (2.52%) Perl
9 9 (2.06%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.14%) C
10 5 (1.14%) Korn
11 2 (0.46%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.46%) RPG
12 1 (0.23%) AWK
12 1 (0.23%) PHP
12 1 (0.23%) sed
Qualifications
1 58 (13.27%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (12.13%) CCNP
3 40 (9.15%) Degree
3 40 (9.15%) Security Cleared
4 34 (7.78%) SC Cleared
5 20 (4.58%) DV Cleared
6 19 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (3.20%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (3.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 13 (2.97%) CCIE
8 13 (2.97%) MCSE
9 12 (2.75%) CCNA
10 10 (2.29%) MBA
11 9 (2.06%) CCSE
11 9 (2.06%) JNCIP
12 6 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
13 5 (1.14%) EMC Certification
13 5 (1.14%) MCP
14 4 (0.92%) CCA
14 4 (0.92%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (18.76%) SLA
2 18 (4.12%) PMO
3 16 (3.66%) QA
4 9 (2.06%) Cyber Essentials
4 9 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.37%) Data Quality
6 5 (1.14%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.46%) GDPR
8 1 (0.23%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.23%) Solvency II
System Software
1 90 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 79 (18.08%) Active Directory
3 16 (3.66%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (3.20%) Docker
4 14 (3.20%) vSphere
5 11 (2.52%) Hyper-V
6 10 (2.29%) XenApp
7 8 (1.83%) NFS
7 8 (1.83%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (1.37%) Firmware
9 6 (1.37%) Virtual Desktop
9 6 (1.37%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.92%) ISA Server
10 4 (0.92%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.92%) XenServer
11 1 (0.23%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.23%) pfSense
11 1 (0.23%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 28 (6.41%) Nagios
2 27 (6.18%) Cisco LMS
2 27 (6.18%) Opsview
3 23 (5.26%) SCCM
4 15 (3.43%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (2.97%) SCOM
6 12 (2.75%) Ansible
7 11 (2.52%) vRealize
8 10 (2.29%) Netcool
9 9 (2.06%) Cisco CUCM
9 9 (2.06%) OpenView
10 8 (1.83%) Data Guard
11 7 (1.60%) Single Sign-On
11 7 (1.60%) vMotion
12 6 (1.37%) Puppet
13 5 (1.14%) AirWatch
13 5 (1.14%) EMC VPLEX
13 5 (1.14%) McAfee ePO
13 5 (1.14%) Microsoft Intune
13 5 (1.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 108 (24.71%) VMware
2 101 (23.11%) Microsoft
3 78 (17.85%) Cisco
4 47 (10.76%) Citrix
5 46 (10.53%) Oracle
6 23 (5.26%) HP
7 22 (5.03%) IBM
8 18 (4.12%) F5
9 17 (3.89%) Juniper
10 16 (3.66%) Red Hat
11 14 (3.20%) CheckPoint
12 13 (2.97%) Brocade
12 13 (2.97%) EMC
13 12 (2.75%) Remedy
14 11 (2.52%) Meraki
14 11 (2.52%) SolarWinds
14 11 (2.52%) Sophos
15 10 (2.29%) Dell
15 10 (2.29%) SAP
15 10 (2.29%) Wyse