Period
to 22 January 2021

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 22 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Capacity Management
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 586 738 711
Rank change year-on-year +152 -27 -45
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Management 177 294 451
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.23% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.25% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 150 232 352
Median annual salary £48,750 £52,995 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.01% +11.57% -5.00%
10th Percentile £36,200 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £80,000 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,500 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -9.00% +13.64% -7.37%

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 59,138 116,142 140,050
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.35% 92.11% 92.23%
Number of salaries quoted 47,696 93,062 111,895
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.52% +2.22% -

Capacity Management
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Capacity Management in the UK

Capacity Management
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Capacity Management.

Salary trend for Capacity Management in the UK

Capacity Management
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Capacity Management over the 6 months to 22 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Capacity Management in the UK

Capacity Management
Top 16 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 22 January 2021. 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 +123 149 £47,500 -13.64% 24
UK excluding London +153 129 £45,500 -9.00% 20
London +125 35 £55,000 -8.33% 8
North of England +77 35 £47,500 -12.84% 3
Midlands +73 29 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Work from Home -39 29 £58,500 +17.00% 6
South East +120 26 £60,000 +14.29% 4
West Midlands +45 18 £45,000 -10.00%
North East +34 16 £42,500 +54.55%
North West +74 14 £47,500 -26.36% 3
South West +78 13 £45,500 -13.33% 3
East of England +104 11 £105,000 +195.77% 1
East Midlands +66 11 £47,500 +21.79% 5
Wales +56 8 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Scotland +52 7 £50,000 -25.93% 1
Yorkshire +31 5 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 January 2021, 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 62 (35.03%) Windows
1 62 (35.03%) Microsoft
2 59 (33.33%) Azure
3 55 (31.07%) ITIL
4 47 (26.55%) VMware
5 45 (25.42%) Active Directory
6 42 (23.73%) Cisco
6 42 (23.73%) Linux
7 39 (22.03%) SLA
8 37 (20.90%) SQL
9 35 (19.77%) Firewall
10 34 (19.21%) Data Centre
11 33 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
12 32 (18.08%) AWS
13 30 (16.95%) Windows Server
14 29 (16.38%) VMware Infrastructure
15 26 (14.69%) Finance
16 25 (14.12%) Business Continuity
17 24 (13.56%) Disaster Recovery
18 23 (12.99%) SAN
18 23 (12.99%) Continuous Improvement
18 23 (12.99%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 21 (11.86%) Oracle
19 21 (11.86%) Change Management
20 20 (11.30%) SQL Server
20 20 (11.30%) Performance Tuning
21 19 (10.73%) DevOps
21 19 (10.73%) Coaching
21 19 (10.73%) Java
21 19 (10.73%) Red Hat

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 12 (6.78%) IIS
2 8 (4.52%) Apache
2 8 (4.52%) Apache Spark
2 8 (4.52%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (4.52%) MS Exchange
2 8 (4.52%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 5 (2.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (2.82%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.69%) SAS
4 3 (1.69%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (6.21%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.26%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (2.26%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.26%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 4 (2.26%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (2.26%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (2.26%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.13%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.13%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.13%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 1 (0.56%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 59 (33.33%) Azure
2 32 (18.08%) AWS
3 13 (7.34%) Office 365
4 10 (5.65%) Azure Active Directory
5 8 (4.52%) OpenShift
6 4 (2.26%) GitHub
6 4 (2.26%) Logic Apps
6 4 (2.26%) Power Platform
7 3 (1.69%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.69%) Azure Data Factory
7 3 (1.69%) PaaS
8 2 (1.13%) Cloudflare
8 2 (1.13%) Mimecast
8 2 (1.13%) OneDrive
8 2 (1.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (19.77%) Firewall
2 23 (12.99%) SAN
3 18 (10.17%) VoIP
4 16 (9.04%) TCP/IP
4 16 (9.04%) VLAN
5 14 (7.91%) WAN
6 13 (7.34%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (7.34%) DHCP
6 13 (7.34%) DNS
7 12 (6.78%) VPN
8 11 (6.21%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (6.21%) Network Security
8 11 (6.21%) PBX
9 8 (4.52%) NetScaler
10 7 (3.95%) HTTP
10 7 (3.95%) LAN
10 7 (3.95%) OSPF
11 6 (3.39%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (3.39%) iSCSI
11 6 (3.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.30%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.52%) Hadoop
3 5 (2.82%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (2.26%) OLAP
4 4 (2.26%) OLTP
4 4 (2.26%) Power BI
5 3 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.13%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.13%) Big Data
6 2 (1.13%) MySQL
6 2 (1.13%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.56%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.56%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.56%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.56%) RavenDB
7 1 (0.56%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 14 (7.91%) Jenkins
2 6 (3.39%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.82%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (2.26%) JIRA
4 4 (2.26%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.69%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.13%) Artifactory
6 2 (1.13%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.13%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.13%) GitLab
6 2 (1.13%) IntelliJ
6 2 (1.13%) MSI
6 2 (1.13%) SonarQube
6 2 (1.13%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (1.13%) Travis CI
6 2 (1.13%) Visual Studio Code
6 2 (1.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.56%) Maven
General
1 26 (14.69%) Finance
2 13 (7.34%) Advertising
3 8 (4.52%) Digital Economy
3 8 (4.52%) Legal
4 5 (2.82%) Public Sector
4 5 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.26%) General Ledger
6 3 (1.69%) Banking
6 3 (1.69%) Law
7 2 (1.13%) Back Office
7 2 (1.13%) Local Government
7 2 (1.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (15.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (12.99%) Analyst
2 23 (12.99%) Linux Engineer
3 21 (11.86%) Network Engineer
4 13 (7.34%) Azure Engineer
5 12 (6.78%) AWS Engineer
5 12 (6.78%) Consultant
6 11 (6.21%) IT Analyst
6 11 (6.21%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (6.21%) Support Engineer
7 10 (5.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 10 (5.65%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (5.08%) Data Centre Manager
8 9 (5.08%) Data Manager
9 8 (4.52%) IT Engineer
9 8 (4.52%) IT Support
9 8 (4.52%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 8 (4.52%) Senior Network Engineer
10 7 (3.95%) Capacity Analyst
10 7 (3.95%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.47%) .NET
2 8 (4.52%) JMS
2 8 (4.52%) Web Services
3 5 (2.82%) Middleware
4 4 (2.26%) LDAP
5 3 (1.69%) Flash
5 3 (1.69%) HTML
5 3 (1.69%) JSP
5 3 (1.69%) POSIX
5 3 (1.69%) SOAP
6 2 (1.13%) COM+
6 2 (1.13%) CSS
6 2 (1.13%) Kafka
6 2 (1.13%) REST
6 2 (1.13%) Velocity
6 2 (1.13%) YAML
7 1 (0.56%) HTML5
7 1 (0.56%) LINQ
7 1 (0.56%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.56%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (19.21%) Data Centre
2 14 (7.91%) Management Information System
3 13 (7.34%) User Experience
4 12 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (5.65%) Public Cloud
6 9 (5.08%) Private Cloud
7 6 (3.39%) Clustering
8 5 (2.82%) Cloud Native
8 5 (2.82%) Replication
9 4 (2.26%) Driving Licence
9 4 (2.26%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (1.13%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.13%) Self-Motivation
12 1 (0.56%) Cyberattack
12 1 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 62 (35.03%) Windows
2 42 (23.73%) Linux
3 30 (16.95%) Windows Server
4 14 (7.91%) Windows 10
5 12 (6.78%) CentOS
6 10 (5.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (4.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (4.52%) Windows Server 2016
8 7 (3.95%) AIX
9 6 (3.39%) Android
9 6 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (3.39%) Unix
10 4 (2.26%) Ubuntu
10 4 (2.26%) Windows Server 2019
11 3 (1.69%) Data ONTAP
11 3 (1.69%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (1.69%) VMS
12 2 (1.13%) Debian
12 2 (1.13%) Solaris
12 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (31.07%) ITIL
2 33 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (14.12%) Business Continuity
4 24 (13.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 23 (12.99%) Continuous Improvement
5 23 (12.99%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 21 (11.86%) Change Management
7 20 (11.30%) Performance Tuning
8 19 (10.73%) Coaching
8 19 (10.73%) DevOps
9 18 (10.17%) Availability Management
9 18 (10.17%) Incident Management
9 18 (10.17%) Performance Monitoring
10 17 (9.60%) Asset Management
10 17 (9.60%) CRM
10 17 (9.60%) Service Management
11 16 (9.04%) Problem-Solving
11 16 (9.04%) Project Delivery
12 15 (8.47%) Project Management
13 14 (7.91%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 37 (20.90%) SQL
2 19 (10.73%) Java
3 17 (9.60%) PowerShell
4 14 (7.91%) Python
5 10 (5.65%) C#
6 7 (3.95%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.82%) Perl
8 4 (2.26%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.69%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.69%) C++
10 2 (1.13%) Go
11 1 (0.56%) BeanShell
11 1 (0.56%) C
11 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (10.73%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (10.17%) CCNA
3 16 (9.04%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (6.78%) Security Cleared
5 11 (6.21%) CCSA
6 9 (5.08%) RHCE
6 9 (5.08%) SC Cleared
7 7 (3.95%) CCNP
8 6 (3.39%) Oracle Certification
9 5 (2.82%) Degree
10 4 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (1.69%) DV Cleared
11 3 (1.69%) MCSE
12 2 (1.13%) A+ Certification
12 2 (1.13%) CCIE
12 2 (1.13%) MCSA
12 2 (1.13%) MOS
13 1 (0.56%) JNCIA
13 1 (0.56%) JNCIE
13 1 (0.56%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (22.03%) SLA
2 14 (7.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (7.34%) PCI DSS
4 12 (6.78%) GDPR
5 9 (5.08%) BS25999
5 9 (5.08%) ISO 9001
5 9 (5.08%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 5 (2.82%) COBIT
6 5 (2.82%) QA
7 1 (0.56%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 45 (25.42%) Active Directory
2 29 (16.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (9.60%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (8.47%) vSphere
5 11 (6.21%) XenDesktop
6 10 (5.65%) Docker
7 9 (5.08%) XenApp
8 7 (3.95%) Hyper-V
9 6 (3.39%) NFS
10 4 (2.26%) Firmware
10 4 (2.26%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (1.69%) GPFS
11 3 (1.69%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.56%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.56%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 16 (9.04%) Ansible
2 12 (6.78%) Puppet
3 10 (5.65%) Kubernetes
4 6 (3.39%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (2.82%) SCCM
5 5 (2.82%) vMotion
6 4 (2.26%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (1.69%) SCOM
7 3 (1.69%) Terraform
7 3 (1.69%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 3 (1.69%) vRealize
8 2 (1.13%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (1.13%) WMI
9 1 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.56%) FlexNet
9 1 (0.56%) WSUS
9 1 (0.56%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 62 (35.03%) Microsoft
2 47 (26.55%) VMware
3 42 (23.73%) Cisco
4 21 (11.86%) Oracle
5 19 (10.73%) CheckPoint
5 19 (10.73%) Red Hat
6 14 (7.91%) Avaya
6 14 (7.91%) Citrix
7 12 (6.78%) F5
7 12 (6.78%) Juniper
8 9 (5.08%) IBM
9 8 (4.52%) Veeam
10 6 (3.39%) JD Edwards
10 6 (3.39%) SolarWinds
11 4 (2.26%) Concur
11 4 (2.26%) Hyperion
11 4 (2.26%) Meraki
11 4 (2.26%) Zscaler
12 3 (1.69%) ServiceNow
12 3 (1.69%) Zerto