Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Capacity Management
UK
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 642 719 686
Rank change year-on-year +77 -33 -78
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Management 614 520 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.30% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.33% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 498 367 498
UK median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £36,250 £34,775
90th Percentile £85,375 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% -9.47%

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 157,728 156,811 181,236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.74% 90.60% 89.98%
Number of salaries quoted 126,509 127,671 150,738
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +1.06%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +64 591 £53,730 +7.46% 58
UK excluding London +32 373 £47,500 +5.56% 49
London +44 233 £57,500 -4.17% 12
South East +50 129 £60,000 +20.00% 17
North of England -1 76 £55,000 +22.22% 16
South West +44 67 £42,500 -5.56% 3
Yorkshire +37 47 £57,000 +26.67% 4
East of England -13 47 £45,750 -3.68% 2
Midlands -12 44 £46,723 +8.03% 8
North West -27 24 £55,000 +10.00% 11
East Midlands 0 23 £50,500 +18.82% 4
West Midlands 0 21 £45,947 -3.27% 4
Scotland -28 9 £60,000 +33.33%
Wales +11 6 £46,250 +15.63% 3
North East -15 5 £29,000 -22.67% 1
Northern Ireland +8 1 £32,500 -

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 225 (36.64%) ITIL
1 225 (36.64%) Windows
2 198 (32.25%) VMware
3 188 (30.62%) Cisco
4 166 (27.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 155 (25.24%) SQL Server
6 154 (25.08%) SQL
6 154 (25.08%) Incident Management
7 141 (22.96%) Linux
7 141 (22.96%) Finance
8 139 (22.64%) Change Management
9 134 (21.82%) Problem-Solving
10 131 (21.34%) Service Management
10 131 (21.34%) LAN
11 129 (21.01%) WAN
12 121 (19.71%) SLA
13 118 (19.22%) Microsoft
13 118 (19.22%) Windows Server
14 114 (18.57%) Active Directory
15 112 (18.24%) Problem Management
16 107 (17.43%) Firewall
17 100 (16.29%) Management Information System
18 98 (15.96%) Microsoft Azure
19 96 (15.64%) Configuration Management
20 90 (14.66%) Service Delivery
20 90 (14.66%) Degree
21 89 (14.50%) Agile Software Development
22 88 (14.33%) Unix
23 87 (14.17%) Project Management
23 87 (14.17%) Data Centre

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 55 (8.96%) IIS
2 37 (6.03%) MS Exchange
3 26 (4.23%) Skype for Business
4 22 (3.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (2.12%) JBoss
6 12 (1.95%) WebLogic
7 11 (1.79%) SharePoint
8 6 (0.98%) Apache
8 6 (0.98%) Apache Spark
8 6 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (0.81%) Confluence
9 5 (0.81%) nginx
10 4 (0.65%) CMS
11 3 (0.49%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (0.49%) GroupWise
11 3 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 33 (5.37%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (3.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.30%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.65%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (2.12%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.65%) Eloqua
2 4 (0.65%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.33%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 98 (15.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 71 (11.56%) Amazon AWS
3 65 (10.59%) Office 365
4 56 (9.12%) SaaS
5 46 (7.49%) PaaS
6 26 (4.23%) IaaS
7 15 (2.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 12 (1.95%) AWS CloudFormation
9 11 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
10 9 (1.47%) OneDrive
11 5 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.81%) OpenShift
12 3 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 3 (0.49%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (0.49%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 3 (0.49%) GitHub
12 3 (0.49%) Mimecast
12 3 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 131 (21.34%) LAN
2 129 (21.01%) WAN
3 107 (17.43%) Firewall
4 79 (12.87%) SAN
5 75 (12.21%) VoIP
6 65 (10.59%) Cisco Nexus
7 54 (8.79%) NAS
8 52 (8.47%) NX-OS
9 48 (7.82%) BGP
10 39 (6.35%) TCP/IP
11 38 (6.19%) DNS
12 37 (6.03%) Wi-Fi
13 34 (5.54%) Cisco IOS
14 33 (5.37%) Network Security
14 33 (5.37%) VLAN
15 31 (5.05%) DHCP
15 31 (5.05%) MPLS
15 31 (5.05%) Wireless
16 30 (4.89%) Skype
16 30 (4.89%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (25.24%) SQL Server
2 41 (6.68%) Oracle Database
3 22 (3.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (3.09%) MySQL
4 19 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (2.77%) SQL Server 2014
5 17 (2.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (2.61%) Azure SQL Database
7 15 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (2.28%) Oracle BI EE
9 13 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (1.63%) Big Data
10 10 (1.63%) NoSQL
10 10 (1.63%) Relational Database
10 10 (1.63%) SQL Server 2016
11 9 (1.47%) Hadoop
12 8 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (1.14%) DTS
13 7 (1.14%) MongoDB
13 7 (1.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 47 (7.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 27 (4.40%) JIRA
3 20 (3.26%) Jenkins
4 17 (2.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (2.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 14 (2.28%) Git (software)
6 8 (1.30%) Visual Studio
7 6 (0.98%) Bitbucket
8 5 (0.81%) JSUnit
9 3 (0.49%) Axure RP
9 3 (0.49%) GitLab
9 3 (0.49%) MSI
9 3 (0.49%) Subversion
9 3 (0.49%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.33%) Toad
11 1 (0.16%) Artifactory
11 1 (0.16%) Hudson
11 1 (0.16%) LoadRunner
General
1 141 (22.96%) Finance
2 43 (7.00%) Retail
3 32 (5.21%) Banking
4 25 (4.07%) Legal
5 12 (1.95%) Local Government
5 12 (1.95%) Telecoms
6 11 (1.79%) Billing
7 10 (1.63%) Law
8 8 (1.30%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.14%) Front Office
9 7 (1.14%) Marketing
10 4 (0.65%) Back Office
10 4 (0.65%) German Language
10 4 (0.65%) Italian Language
11 3 (0.49%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (0.49%) Games
11 3 (0.49%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.16%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 88 (14.33%) Network Engineer
2 67 (10.91%) Analyst
3 53 (8.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 43 (7.00%) Administrator
5 42 (6.84%) DBA
6 39 (6.35%) Applications Support
7 37 (6.03%) Infrastructure Manager
8 34 (5.54%) Team Leader
9 31 (5.05%) DevOps Engineer
10 27 (4.40%) IT Manager
11 24 (3.91%) Consultant
11 24 (3.91%) Support Analyst
12 22 (3.58%) Applications Support Analyst
13 19 (3.09%) Architect
13 19 (3.09%) Delivery Manager
14 18 (2.93%) Senior Network Engineer
14 18 (2.93%) Support Engineer
15 17 (2.77%) Network Manager
15 17 (2.77%) Portfolio Manager
15 17 (2.77%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (7.17%) Middleware
2 39 (6.35%) .NET
3 24 (3.91%) REST
4 21 (3.42%) Web Services
5 14 (2.28%) HTML
6 13 (2.12%) AngularJS
6 13 (2.12%) ASP.NET
6 13 (2.12%) HTML5
7 12 (1.95%) Node.js
8 11 (1.79%) jQuery
8 11 (1.79%) LDAP
9 8 (1.30%) CSS
9 8 (1.30%) RESTful
9 8 (1.30%) SAML
9 8 (1.30%) Spring
9 8 (1.30%) Spring Boot
10 7 (1.14%) .NET Core
11 6 (0.98%) J2EE
12 5 (0.81%) ADO.NET
12 5 (0.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 100 (16.29%) Management Information System
2 87 (14.17%) Data Centre
3 79 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (7.82%) Clustering
5 37 (6.03%) Replication
6 28 (4.56%) Computer Science
7 19 (3.09%) Driving Licence
7 19 (3.09%) Public Cloud
8 18 (2.93%) EMC VNX
9 17 (2.77%) Self-Motivation
10 16 (2.61%) Enterprise Storage
11 14 (2.28%) Private Cloud
12 13 (2.12%) PMI
13 10 (1.63%) Hybrid Cloud
14 9 (1.47%) Mobile App
15 8 (1.30%) Client/Server
16 7 (1.14%) Fat Client
16 7 (1.14%) Over-the-Top Content
16 7 (1.14%) Thin Client
16 7 (1.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 225 (36.64%) Windows
2 141 (22.96%) Linux
3 118 (19.22%) Windows Server
4 88 (14.33%) Unix
5 44 (7.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (6.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 33 (5.37%) Solaris
8 29 (4.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 24 (3.91%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (2.12%) Windows 7
11 9 (1.47%) Windows 10
12 6 (0.98%) AIX
13 5 (0.81%) CentOS
14 3 (0.49%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.33%) Debian
15 2 (0.33%) SUSE
15 2 (0.33%) zOS
16 1 (0.16%) CoreOS
16 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (36.64%) ITIL
2 154 (25.08%) Incident Management
3 139 (22.64%) Change Management
4 134 (21.82%) Problem-Solving
5 131 (21.34%) Service Management
6 112 (18.24%) Problem Management
7 96 (15.64%) Configuration Management
8 90 (14.66%) Service Delivery
9 89 (14.50%) Agile Software Development
10 87 (14.17%) Project Management
11 85 (13.84%) Disaster Recovery
12 81 (13.19%) Capacity Planning
13 75 (12.21%) Root Cause Analysis
14 74 (12.05%) DevOps
15 69 (11.24%) IT Strategy
16 62 (10.10%) High Availability
16 62 (10.10%) Network Monitoring
17 60 (9.77%) Stakeholder Management
18 55 (8.96%) Business Continuity
19 52 (8.47%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 154 (25.08%) SQL
2 68 (11.07%) PowerShell
3 59 (9.61%) Python
4 37 (6.03%) Java
5 29 (4.72%) Perl
6 25 (4.07%) Bash Shell
7 24 (3.91%) C#
8 22 (3.58%) JavaScript
9 21 (3.42%) C
10 16 (2.61%) Ruby
10 16 (2.61%) Shell Script
11 14 (2.28%) T-SQL
12 13 (2.12%) C++
13 10 (1.63%) VB
14 6 (0.98%) Java 8
15 5 (0.81%) PL/SQL
16 4 (0.65%) PHP
16 4 (0.65%) VBScript
17 3 (0.49%) XPath
18 2 (0.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 90 (14.66%) Degree
2 71 (11.56%) Cisco Certification
3 56 (9.12%) Security Cleared
4 43 (7.00%) DV Cleared
5 42 (6.84%) CCNP
6 37 (6.03%) CCNA
7 30 (4.89%) SC Cleared
8 24 (3.91%) Microsoft Certification
9 18 (2.93%) AWS Certification
10 15 (2.44%) MCSE
11 14 (2.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 13 (2.12%) PMI Certification
13 11 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
13 11 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (1.63%) EMC Certification
15 9 (1.47%) MCSA
16 6 (0.98%) MCP
17 5 (0.81%) JNCIP
17 5 (0.81%) VCAP
18 4 (0.65%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (19.71%) SLA
2 31 (5.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (5.05%) QA
3 20 (3.26%) Cyber Essentials
3 20 (3.26%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 20 (3.26%) PCI DSS
4 17 (2.77%) PMO
5 16 (2.61%) GDPR
6 1 (0.16%) COBIT
6 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.16%) Def Stans
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 17025
6 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 166 (27.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 114 (18.57%) Active Directory
3 32 (5.21%) Hyper-V
4 28 (4.56%) VMware ESXi
5 23 (3.75%) Virtual Machines
6 19 (3.09%) vSphere
7 13 (2.12%) Docker
7 13 (2.12%) Virtual Servers
8 11 (1.79%) XenApp
9 7 (1.14%) ISA Server
9 7 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (0.98%) Firmware
10 6 (0.98%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.49%) NDS
11 3 (0.49%) NetIQ eDirectory
11 3 (0.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (0.49%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.49%) XenServer
12 2 (0.33%) BitLocker
12 2 (0.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 50 (8.14%) Nagios
2 47 (7.65%) Cisco LMS
2 47 (7.65%) Opsview
3 35 (5.70%) Cisco CUCM
3 35 (5.70%) Opscode Chef
4 34 (5.54%) Puppet
5 31 (5.05%) SCCM
6 25 (4.07%) SCOM
7 23 (3.75%) Cisco Prime
8 19 (3.09%) Ansible
9 16 (2.61%) SCOrch
10 14 (2.28%) EMC VPLEX
11 13 (2.12%) vMotion
12 11 (1.79%) Backup Exec
12 11 (1.79%) OpenView
12 11 (1.79%) vRealize
13 10 (1.63%) CloudForms
14 9 (1.47%) FortiGate
14 9 (1.47%) Kubernetes
14 9 (1.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 198 (32.25%) VMware
2 188 (30.62%) Cisco
3 118 (19.22%) Microsoft
4 85 (13.84%) Oracle
5 51 (8.31%) HP
6 40 (6.51%) Citrix
7 37 (6.03%) CheckPoint
8 31 (5.05%) Juniper
9 30 (4.89%) EMC
10 28 (4.56%) Red Hat
10 28 (4.56%) Veeam
11 27 (4.40%) SolarWinds
12 25 (4.07%) Aruba
12 25 (4.07%) CommVault
13 24 (3.91%) Dell
14 23 (3.75%) Avaya
14 23 (3.75%) ServiceNow
15 22 (3.58%) Palo Alto
15 22 (3.58%) Symantec
16 19 (3.09%) Brocade