Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Capacity Management
UK
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 639 688 701
Rank change year-on-year +49 +13 -72
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Management 589 567 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.32% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.35% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 481 399 474
UK median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - -5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £33,184
90th Percentile £86,250 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,947 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +2.10% +1.12% -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 152,266 161,948 177,345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.04% 91.54% 90.88%
Number of salaries quoted 121,191 127,863 147,982
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £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 20 September 2018.

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 20 September 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 +59 567 £52,500 +10.53% 65
UK excluding London +76 374 £45,947 +2.10% 49
London +6 210 £57,500 -4.17% 19
South East +40 104 £61,500 +36.67% 14
North of England +12 91 £52,500 +16.67% 10
South West +29 72 £42,500 -5.56% 10
Yorkshire +40 51 £67,500 +58.82% 5
Midlands +24 51 £45,723 -1.67% 9
East of England +42 49 £45,000 - 3
North West -2 37 £50,000 - 4
West Midlands +29 30 £45,947 -0.72% 3
East Midlands +16 21 £42,500 -15.00% 6
Wales -4 10 £36,000 -10.00% 3
Scotland -21 6 £42,000 -20.00%
North East -23 3 £27,500 -41.72% 1
Northern Ireland 0 1 £32,500 -

For the 6 months to 20 September 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.

1 205 (34.80%) ITIL
2 185 (31.41%) Finance
3 183 (31.07%) VMware
4 181 (30.73%) Windows
5 162 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 158 (26.83%) Cisco
7 153 (25.98%) SQL
8 146 (24.79%) SQL Server
9 128 (21.73%) Incident Management
10 127 (21.56%) LAN
11 125 (21.22%) Service Management
12 122 (20.71%) WAN
13 120 (20.37%) SLA
14 117 (19.86%) Linux
15 113 (19.19%) Microsoft
16 112 (19.02%) Disaster Recovery
17 111 (18.85%) Problem-Solving
18 107 (18.17%) Active Directory
19 103 (17.49%) Agile Software Development
20 99 (16.81%) Change Management
21 91 (15.45%) Microsoft Azure
22 86 (14.60%) Windows Server
23 85 (14.43%) Configuration Management
24 84 (14.26%) SAN
25 83 (14.09%) Firewall
25 83 (14.09%) Problem Management
26 82 (13.92%) Amazon AWS
27 81 (13.75%) Management Information System
28 78 (13.24%) Data Centre
28 78 (13.24%) DevOps

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 41 (6.96%) IIS
2 30 (5.09%) MS Exchange
3 22 (3.74%) Skype for Business
4 21 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 16 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (2.38%) JBoss
7 11 (1.87%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (1.36%) Apache Spark
10 7 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (1.19%) WebLogic
11 6 (1.02%) Confluence
11 6 (1.02%) nginx
12 5 (0.85%) Apache
12 5 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.34%) CMS
14 2 (0.34%) Drupal
15 1 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (4.24%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (3.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.53%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.19%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.68%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.36%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.68%) Eloqua
3 4 (0.68%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.34%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 91 (15.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 82 (13.92%) Amazon AWS
3 52 (8.83%) Office 365
4 47 (7.98%) SaaS
5 42 (7.13%) PaaS
6 31 (5.26%) IaaS
7 16 (2.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 13 (2.21%) AWS CloudFormation
9 7 (1.19%) Azure Active Directory
10 6 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (1.02%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 6 (1.02%) Amazon ELB
10 6 (1.02%) Amazon S3
10 6 (1.02%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 6 (1.02%) GitHub
10 6 (1.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.68%) Mimecast
11 4 (0.68%) OneDrive
11 4 (0.68%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 127 (21.56%) LAN
2 122 (20.71%) WAN
3 84 (14.26%) SAN
4 83 (14.09%) Firewall
5 56 (9.51%) Cisco Nexus
6 54 (9.17%) VoIP
7 53 (9.00%) NAS
8 52 (8.83%) BGP
8 52 (8.83%) Cisco IOS
8 52 (8.83%) NX-OS
9 44 (7.47%) Wireshark
10 41 (6.96%) EIGRP
11 37 (6.28%) DNS
11 37 (6.28%) TCP/IP
12 34 (5.77%) Network Security
13 30 (5.09%) Wi-Fi
14 27 (4.58%) Ethernet
15 26 (4.41%) Skype
16 25 (4.24%) Intrusion Detection
17 24 (4.07%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (24.79%) SQL Server
2 38 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 30 (5.09%) PostgreSQL
4 25 (4.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (3.06%) MySQL
7 16 (2.72%) Big Data
8 15 (2.55%) Relational Database
9 12 (2.04%) Azure SQL Database
9 12 (2.04%) RDBMS
10 11 (1.87%) Hadoop
10 11 (1.87%) Oracle Exadata
11 10 (1.70%) NoSQL
11 10 (1.70%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (1.53%) DB2
12 9 (1.53%) DTS
13 7 (1.19%) MongoDB
13 7 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
14 6 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
15 5 (0.85%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 47 (7.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 26 (4.41%) JIRA
3 16 (2.72%) Jenkins
4 14 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 10 (1.70%) Git (software)
6 8 (1.36%) Bitbucket
6 8 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (1.02%) GitLab
8 4 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.51%) Axure RP
9 3 (0.51%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.34%) Artifactory
10 2 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.34%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.17%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.17%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.17%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.17%) Toad
General
1 185 (31.41%) Finance
2 49 (8.32%) Retail
3 42 (7.13%) Banking
4 27 (4.58%) Legal
5 13 (2.21%) Law
6 12 (2.04%) Investment Banking
7 11 (1.87%) Financial Institution
7 11 (1.87%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.53%) Local Government
9 8 (1.36%) Back Office
9 8 (1.36%) Billing
10 7 (1.19%) Front Office
11 6 (1.02%) Advertising
11 6 (1.02%) Marketing
12 3 (0.51%) Automotive
12 3 (0.51%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.34%) Games
13 2 (0.34%) German Language
13 2 (0.34%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 75 (12.73%) Network Engineer
2 67 (11.38%) Administrator
3 59 (10.02%) Analyst
4 58 (9.85%) DBA
5 44 (7.47%) Team Leader
6 42 (7.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 26 (4.41%) Applications Support
8 25 (4.24%) Infrastructure Manager
9 22 (3.74%) IT Manager
10 21 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
11 19 (3.23%) Oracle DBA
12 18 (3.06%) Architect
12 18 (3.06%) Site Engineer
12 18 (3.06%) Site Reliability Engineer
12 18 (3.06%) SQL DBA
13 17 (2.89%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
13 17 (2.89%) PostgreSQL DBA
13 17 (2.89%) Senior DBA
13 17 (2.89%) Senior Oracle DBA
13 17 (2.89%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (4.75%) Middleware
2 21 (3.57%) .NET
3 12 (2.04%) Node.js
3 12 (2.04%) Web Services
4 11 (1.87%) .NET Core
4 11 (1.87%) Flash
5 9 (1.53%) REST
6 7 (1.19%) LDAP
7 6 (1.02%) SAML
8 5 (0.85%) YAML
9 4 (0.68%) Elastic Stack
9 4 (0.68%) XML
10 3 (0.51%) AngularJS
10 3 (0.51%) ASP.NET
10 3 (0.51%) CSS
10 3 (0.51%) CSS3
10 3 (0.51%) HTML
10 3 (0.51%) HTML5
10 3 (0.51%) LAMP
10 3 (0.51%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 81 (13.75%) Management Information System
2 78 (13.24%) Data Centre
3 63 (10.70%) Analytical Skills
4 47 (7.98%) Clustering
5 30 (5.09%) Computer Science
6 27 (4.58%) Replication
7 23 (3.90%) Driving Licence
8 22 (3.74%) Self-Motivation
9 19 (3.23%) EMC VNX
10 17 (2.89%) Public Cloud
11 15 (2.55%) PMI
12 14 (2.38%) Private Cloud
13 13 (2.21%) Hybrid Cloud
14 11 (1.87%) CMDB
15 10 (1.70%) Mobile App
16 9 (1.53%) Enterprise Storage
17 8 (1.36%) Fat Client
17 8 (1.36%) Thin Client
18 7 (1.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
18 7 (1.19%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 181 (30.73%) Windows
2 117 (19.86%) Linux
3 86 (14.60%) Windows Server
4 51 (8.66%) Unix
5 43 (7.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 38 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (4.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (3.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (2.55%) Solaris
10 11 (1.87%) Oracle Linux
11 9 (1.53%) Windows 7
12 6 (1.02%) AIX
12 6 (1.02%) Windows 10
13 5 (0.85%) CentOS
14 2 (0.34%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (34.80%) ITIL
2 128 (21.73%) Incident Management
3 125 (21.22%) Service Management
4 112 (19.02%) Disaster Recovery
5 111 (18.85%) Problem-Solving
6 103 (17.49%) Agile Software Development
7 99 (16.81%) Change Management
8 85 (14.43%) Configuration Management
9 83 (14.09%) Problem Management
10 78 (13.24%) DevOps
11 76 (12.90%) Project Management
12 71 (12.05%) Capacity Planning
12 71 (12.05%) Service Delivery
13 66 (11.21%) Root Cause Analysis
14 65 (11.04%) IT Strategy
15 61 (10.36%) High Availability
16 56 (9.51%) Stakeholder Management
17 55 (9.34%) Change Control
18 54 (9.17%) Network Monitoring
19 53 (9.00%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 153 (25.98%) SQL
2 74 (12.56%) Python
3 60 (10.19%) PowerShell
4 26 (4.41%) Java
5 25 (4.24%) Perl
6 22 (3.74%) T-SQL
7 21 (3.57%) Bash Shell
8 20 (3.40%) JavaScript
9 15 (2.55%) Shell Script
10 14 (2.38%) C#
11 12 (2.04%) C++
12 10 (1.70%) Ruby
13 9 (1.53%) C
14 7 (1.19%) Korn
15 5 (0.85%) VB
16 3 (0.51%) PHP
16 3 (0.51%) XPath
17 2 (0.34%) RPG
17 2 (0.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 74 (12.56%) Cisco Certification
1 74 (12.56%) Degree
2 57 (9.68%) CCNP
3 40 (6.79%) Security Cleared
4 30 (5.09%) DV Cleared
4 30 (5.09%) SC Cleared
5 22 (3.74%) CCNA
5 22 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (2.89%) MCSE
6 17 (2.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (2.55%) PMI Certification
8 14 (2.38%) EMC Certification
8 14 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (2.04%) AWS Certification
10 9 (1.53%) MCSA
11 6 (1.02%) CCIE
12 5 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
13 4 (0.68%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (0.68%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (20.37%) SLA
2 34 (5.77%) QA
3 27 (4.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (3.40%) PMO
5 17 (2.89%) PCI DSS
6 16 (2.72%) Cyber Essentials
7 14 (2.38%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 10 (1.70%) GDPR
9 8 (1.36%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 162 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 107 (18.17%) Active Directory
3 18 (3.06%) Hyper-V
3 18 (3.06%) Virtual Machines
3 18 (3.06%) vSphere
4 17 (2.89%) Firmware
4 17 (2.89%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (2.21%) Virtual Servers
6 11 (1.87%) Docker
6 11 (1.87%) Oracle RAC
7 10 (1.70%) ISA Server
7 10 (1.70%) XenApp
8 7 (1.19%) XenDesktop
9 6 (1.02%) XenServer
10 5 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (0.85%) NFS
11 3 (0.51%) BitLocker
11 3 (0.51%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.34%) VMware NSX
13 1 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 49 (8.32%) Nagios
2 47 (7.98%) Cisco LMS
2 47 (7.98%) Opsview
3 46 (7.81%) Opscode Chef
4 33 (5.60%) Ansible
5 29 (4.92%) Cisco CUCM
6 25 (4.24%) Puppet
6 25 (4.24%) SCCM
7 17 (2.89%) SCOM
7 17 (2.89%) vRealize
8 16 (2.72%) EMC VPLEX
8 16 (2.72%) vMotion
9 12 (2.04%) Perfmon
10 11 (1.87%) Backup Exec
10 11 (1.87%) Data Guard
11 10 (1.70%) Cisco Prime
11 10 (1.70%) CloudForms
11 10 (1.70%) Kubernetes
11 10 (1.70%) Terraform
12 9 (1.53%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 183 (31.07%) VMware
2 158 (26.83%) Cisco
3 113 (19.19%) Microsoft
4 66 (11.21%) Oracle
5 44 (7.47%) CheckPoint
6 43 (7.30%) Citrix
7 35 (5.94%) Red Hat
8 30 (5.09%) Brocade
9 27 (4.58%) EMC
10 26 (4.41%) Avaya
11 23 (3.90%) Riverbed
12 21 (3.57%) HP
13 19 (3.23%) SolarWinds
14 18 (3.06%) Nortel
15 17 (2.89%) CommVault
15 17 (2.89%) Dell
15 17 (2.89%) Veeam
16 16 (2.72%) Intel
16 16 (2.72%) Isilon
16 16 (2.72%) Symantec