Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Capacity Management
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 624 652 678
Rank change year-on-year +28 +26 -21
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Management 609 598 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.34% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.38% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 461 463 501
UK median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.53% -7.00% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 155,665 159,222 182,616
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.88% 89.52% 88.87%
Number of salaries quoted 124,813 131,637 151,385
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,786 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.49% +2.71% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,125 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 17 January 2018.

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 17 January 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 +15 581 £50,000 +5.26% 77
UK excluding London -43 333 £47,500 +6.74% 66
London +105 270 £55,000 - 17
South East +25 124 £55,000 +11.11% 21
North of England -20 73 £45,000 +12.50% 11
South West +61 65 £42,500 +13.33% 7
Yorkshire +3 38 £42,500 - 7
North West -9 31 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Midlands -30 28 £42,279 -0.52% 6
East of England -45 17 £50,000 +6.38% 15
West Midlands +9 16 £38,500 -14.44% 6
Wales +20 13 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Scotland -41 13 £45,000 - 5
East Midlands -23 12 £50,000 +17.65%
North East -16 4 £47,188 +25.41%

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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.

1 225 (36.95%) Windows
2 218 (35.80%) VMware
3 180 (29.56%) Microsoft
4 176 (28.90%) Finance
5 172 (28.24%) Cisco
6 163 (26.77%) ITIL
7 158 (25.94%) VMware Infrastructure
8 133 (21.84%) Change Management
9 123 (20.20%) Incident Management
10 120 (19.70%) SQL
11 119 (19.54%) Unix
11 119 (19.54%) Active Directory
11 119 (19.54%) Service Management
12 114 (18.72%) Service Delivery
13 111 (18.23%) Windows Server
14 104 (17.08%) Oracle
14 104 (17.08%) SQL Server
14 104 (17.08%) Problem Management
15 100 (16.42%) Linux
16 99 (16.26%) HP
17 96 (15.76%) Microsoft Azure
18 91 (14.94%) Cisco Certification
19 85 (13.96%) SLA
20 80 (13.14%) Firewall
20 80 (13.14%) Cisco Nexus
21 78 (12.81%) Root Cause Analysis
22 75 (12.32%) Data Centre
22 75 (12.32%) LAN
23 74 (12.15%) Security Cleared
23 74 (12.15%) Banking

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 53 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 39 (6.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (4.76%) IIS
4 28 (4.60%) Apache
5 22 (3.61%) SharePoint
6 16 (2.63%) Tomcat
7 10 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (1.15%) JBoss
8 7 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (0.99%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.82%) Mule
10 5 (0.82%) Mule ESB
10 5 (0.82%) Skype for Business
10 5 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.49%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (1.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (1.48%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.66%) Eloqua
3 3 (0.49%) CA PPM
3 3 (0.49%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.16%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 96 (15.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (5.75%) Office 365
3 26 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (4.27%) IaaS
4 24 (3.94%) PaaS
5 18 (2.96%) SaaS
6 5 (0.82%) OneDrive
7 3 (0.49%) G Suite
7 3 (0.49%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.33%) Adobe Analytics
8 2 (0.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.33%) GitHub
9 1 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.16%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 80 (13.14%) Cisco Nexus
1 80 (13.14%) Firewall
2 75 (12.32%) LAN
3 72 (11.82%) WAN
4 55 (9.03%) SAN
5 47 (7.72%) NX-OS
6 46 (7.55%) BGP
7 45 (7.39%) VoIP
8 42 (6.90%) VPN
9 35 (5.75%) DNS
9 35 (5.75%) Wireshark
10 34 (5.58%) TCP/IP
11 31 (5.09%) DHCP
11 31 (5.09%) Wireless
12 28 (4.60%) EIGRP
13 27 (4.43%) VLAN
14 26 (4.27%) Cisco IOS
15 25 (4.11%) Kerberos
16 24 (3.94%) Wi-Fi
17 23 (3.78%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (17.08%) SQL Server
2 39 (6.40%) SQL Server 2014
3 28 (4.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 27 (4.43%) MySQL
5 22 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (2.79%) DB2
6 17 (2.79%) Oracle Database
7 15 (2.46%) Relational Database
7 15 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (1.64%) Big Data
11 9 (1.48%) Hadoop
12 8 (1.31%) KDB
13 7 (1.15%) NoSQL
13 7 (1.15%) OLTP
13 7 (1.15%) SQL Server 2016
14 5 (0.82%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 47 (7.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 13 (2.13%) JIRA
3 8 (1.31%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.82%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.66%) Subversion
6 3 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.49%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.16%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 176 (28.90%) Finance
2 74 (12.15%) Banking
3 53 (8.70%) Investment Banking
4 51 (8.37%) Retail Banking
5 19 (3.12%) Front Office
6 16 (2.63%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.97%) Law
7 12 (1.97%) Legal
8 11 (1.81%) Retail
9 8 (1.31%) Marketing
10 7 (1.15%) Portuguese Language
10 7 (1.15%) Spanish Language
11 4 (0.66%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.49%) International Banking
12 3 (0.49%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.33%) Advertising
13 2 (0.33%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.16%) Back Office
14 1 (0.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 82 (13.46%) Network Engineer
2 68 (11.17%) Analyst
2 68 (11.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 38 (6.24%) Applications Support
4 36 (5.91%) Support Analyst
5 32 (5.25%) Service Manager
6 30 (4.93%) Support Engineer
7 29 (4.76%) Administrator
8 27 (4.43%) Applications Support Analyst
9 25 (4.11%) DBA
10 22 (3.61%) Architect
10 22 (3.61%) Services Delivery Manager
11 21 (3.45%) IT Manager
11 21 (3.45%) Network Manager
11 21 (3.45%) Senior Network Engineer
11 21 (3.45%) VMware Engineer
12 20 (3.28%) Delivery Manager
13 19 (3.12%) Head of Operations
13 19 (3.12%) Infrastructure Manager
14 17 (2.79%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (3.94%) Web Services
2 12 (1.97%) .NET
2 12 (1.97%) J2EE
3 11 (1.81%) Middleware
4 9 (1.48%) FIX Protocol
5 8 (1.31%) Rendezvous
5 8 (1.31%) Ultra Messaging
6 4 (0.66%) EDI
6 4 (0.66%) MDX
7 3 (0.49%) Flash
8 2 (0.33%) JSON
8 2 (0.33%) REST
8 2 (0.33%) WCF
8 2 (0.33%) XML
9 1 (0.16%) 802.1X
9 1 (0.16%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.16%) HTML5
9 1 (0.16%) Kafka
9 1 (0.16%) Node.js
9 1 (0.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 75 (12.32%) Data Centre
2 55 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (6.24%) Management Information System
4 37 (6.08%) Clustering
5 26 (4.27%) Client/Server
6 24 (3.94%) Replication
7 22 (3.61%) Enterprise Storage
8 18 (2.96%) User Experience
9 13 (2.13%) Blackberry
10 12 (1.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 12 (1.97%) N-Tier
11 11 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (1.81%) Public Cloud
12 10 (1.64%) Equities
13 9 (1.48%) Computer Science
14 7 (1.15%) Fintech
14 7 (1.15%) Virtual Team
15 6 (0.99%) Mobile App
15 6 (0.99%) Private Cloud
16 5 (0.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 225 (36.95%) Windows
2 119 (19.54%) Unix
3 111 (18.23%) Windows Server
4 100 (16.42%) Linux
5 70 (11.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 41 (6.73%) Solaris
7 31 (5.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (1.97%) Windows 7
9 11 (1.81%) Windows 10
10 9 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (1.31%) AIX
11 8 (1.31%) Android
11 8 (1.31%) Apple iOS
11 8 (1.31%) Windows Mobile
12 7 (1.15%) CentOS
13 6 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.33%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.16%) Debian
16 1 (0.16%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (26.77%) ITIL
2 133 (21.84%) Change Management
3 123 (20.20%) Incident Management
4 119 (19.54%) Service Management
5 114 (18.72%) Service Delivery
6 104 (17.08%) Problem Management
7 78 (12.81%) Root Cause Analysis
8 74 (12.15%) Capacity Planning
8 74 (12.15%) Network Monitoring
9 70 (11.49%) Continuous Improvement
10 68 (11.17%) Disaster Recovery
10 68 (11.17%) Release Management
11 67 (11.00%) Asset Management
12 62 (10.18%) Project Management
13 56 (9.20%) Configuration Management
13 56 (9.20%) Performance Tuning
13 56 (9.20%) Security Patching
14 53 (8.70%) Business Continuity
15 52 (8.54%) Wealth Management
16 50 (8.21%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 120 (19.70%) SQL
2 68 (11.17%) PowerShell
3 54 (8.87%) Python
4 32 (5.25%) Shell Script
5 24 (3.94%) Perl
6 23 (3.78%) T-SQL
7 21 (3.45%) Bash Shell
8 18 (2.96%) Java
9 12 (1.97%) VB
10 8 (1.31%) C++
11 7 (1.15%) C
12 6 (0.99%) PL/SQL
13 5 (0.82%) Ruby
14 4 (0.66%) AWK
14 4 (0.66%) sed
15 3 (0.49%) C#
16 1 (0.16%) ABAP
16 1 (0.16%) JavaScript
16 1 (0.16%) PHP
16 1 (0.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 91 (14.94%) Cisco Certification
2 74 (12.15%) Security Cleared
3 62 (10.18%) CCNP
4 55 (9.03%) Degree
5 49 (8.05%) DV Cleared
6 48 (7.88%) SC Cleared
7 37 (6.08%) CCNA
8 27 (4.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (2.63%) MCSE
10 11 (1.81%) CCIE
10 11 (1.81%) MCSA
11 10 (1.64%) CCSE
11 10 (1.64%) JNCIP
12 9 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (1.15%) JNCIA
14 5 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 4 (0.66%) CCSA
15 4 (0.66%) JNCIS
15 4 (0.66%) MCDBA
16 3 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (13.96%) SLA
2 35 (5.75%) QA
3 14 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (2.13%) PMO
5 10 (1.64%) PCI DSS
6 8 (1.31%) GDPR
7 7 (1.15%) Cyber Essentials
7 7 (1.15%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 158 (25.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 119 (19.54%) Active Directory
3 53 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
4 47 (7.72%) Hyper-V
5 17 (2.79%) vSphere
5 17 (2.79%) XenApp
6 16 (2.63%) XenDesktop
7 15 (2.46%) Virtual Machines
8 14 (2.30%) iptables
9 13 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
9 13 (2.13%) Samba
10 9 (1.48%) DFS Replication
11 7 (1.15%) Xen
12 4 (0.66%) Job Entry Subsystem
13 3 (0.49%) Docker
13 3 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (0.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 2 (0.33%) Snort
14 2 (0.33%) VMware NSX
15 1 (0.16%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 69 (11.33%) Nagios
2 47 (7.72%) Cisco LMS
2 47 (7.72%) Opsview
3 36 (5.91%) SCCM
4 31 (5.09%) SCOM
5 25 (4.11%) SCOrch
6 23 (3.78%) Cisco Prime
6 23 (3.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 22 (3.61%) Microsoft Clustering
7 22 (3.61%) WSUS
8 17 (2.79%) Cacti
9 14 (2.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 14 (2.30%) Oracle ZFS
9 14 (2.30%) Red Hat Satellite
9 14 (2.30%) vCenter Server
10 13 (2.13%) Simpana
11 11 (1.81%) Cisco CUCM
12 9 (1.48%) XenMobile
13 8 (1.31%) ITRS Geneos
13 8 (1.31%) Puppet
Vendors
1 218 (35.80%) VMware
2 180 (29.56%) Microsoft
3 172 (28.24%) Cisco
4 104 (17.08%) Oracle
5 99 (16.26%) HP
6 42 (6.90%) Juniper
7 38 (6.24%) Citrix
8 34 (5.58%) Symantec
9 33 (5.42%) Aruba
10 32 (5.25%) ION Trading
10 32 (5.25%) Murex
11 31 (5.09%) CommVault
12 30 (4.93%) Sybase
13 26 (4.27%) NetApp
13 26 (4.27%) SolarWinds
14 25 (4.11%) Palo Alto
14 25 (4.11%) Sun
15 24 (3.94%) Dell
16 23 (3.78%) EMC
17 21 (3.45%) Brocade