The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Capacity Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capacity Planning
UK
Rank 438 410 364
Rank change year-on-year -28 -46  
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 499 752 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.59% 0.73% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.82% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 378 562 646
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

Capacity Planning is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 75633 91466 92413
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.04% 88.55% 87.00%
Number of salaries quoted 62140 75689 74754
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.01%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Capacity Planning
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Capacity Planning as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Capacity Planning in the UK

Capacity Planning
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Capacity Planning.

Salary trend for Capacity Planning in the UK

Capacity Planning
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Capacity Planning over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Capacity Planning in the UK

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Planning within the UK over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -33 463 £52,500 +5.00% 55
London +12 206 £65,000 +8.33% 18
South East -31 61 £60,000 +26.31% 12
West Midlands +38 50 £40,000 +5.26% 11
East of England +22 49 £52,500 +1.08% 2
City of London +67 48 £70,000 +12.00% 3
North West -8 42 £47,500 +4.22% 4
Yorkshire -5 29 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Cambridgeshire +21 28 £53,001 +0.95%
Scotland +23 21 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Birmingham +10 20 £42,500 +19.71% 2
West Yorkshire +1 20 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Manchester -21 20 £47,500 +3.26% 2
Surrey +15 16 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Berkshire +9 16 £60,000 +33.33% 4
Leeds +8 16 £37,500 - 1
Cambridge +11 12 £45,000 -14.28%
South West -13 12 £47,500 +14.45% 1
Merseyside - 12 £50,000 - 1
Liverpool - 12 £50,000 - 1
Glasgow +13 10 £72,500 +73.65%
Kent +12 10 £53,750 +27.97% 1
Edinburgh +5 10 £52,500 -13.88%
South Yorkshire +9 9 £32,500 -27.77%
Bristol +4 9 £50,000 +17.64%
Solihull 0 9 £34,000 +6.25% 1
Hampshire +7 8 £40,000 -8.04% 1
East Midlands -14 8 £45,000 +18.42% 1
Bedfordshire +28 7 £37,500 -
Reading +17 7 £41,500 -7.77% 3

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Capacity Planning 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 Planning.

1 284 (29.80%) SQL
2 283 (29.70%) SQL Server
3 277 (29.07%) ITIL
4 276 (28.96%) Finance
5 268 (28.12%) Windows
6 228 (23.92%) VMware
7 227 (23.82%) Linux
8 223 (23.40%) Microsoft
9 222 (23.29%) Cisco
10 210 (22.04%) Degree
11 199 (20.88%) Firewall
12 192 (20.15%) Data Centre
13 184 (19.31%) Performance Tuning
14 167 (17.52%) VMware Infrastructure
15 166 (17.42%) Disaster Recovery
15 166 (17.42%) Oracle
16 164 (17.21%) Windows Server
17 156 (16.37%) MS Excel
18 143 (15.01%) Analytical Skills
19 138 (14.48%) Amazon AWS
20 135 (14.17%) Microsoft Azure
21 133 (13.96%) Unix
22 128 (13.43%) Project Management
22 128 (13.43%) Service Management
23 124 (13.01%) LAN
24 123 (12.91%) Juniper
24 123 (12.91%) Service Delivery
25 120 (12.59%) HP
26 119 (12.49%) High Availability
27 116 (12.17%) Retail

Capacity Planning
Top Related 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 81 (8.50%) IIS
2 80 (8.39%) MS Exchange
3 64 (6.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 42 (4.41%) SharePoint
4 42 (4.41%) WebSphere
5 40 (4.20%) Apache
6 34 (3.57%) Skype for Business
7 21 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2013
7 21 (2.20%) OpenStack
8 17 (1.78%) nginx
8 17 (1.78%) Tomcat
9 16 (1.68%) NetWeaver
10 13 (1.36%) ColdFusion
11 12 (1.26%) Apache Pig
11 12 (1.26%) Apache Spark
12 9 (0.94%) JBoss
13 7 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
13 7 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2003
13 7 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
13 7 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 156 (16.37%) MS Excel
2 24 (2.52%) MS Office
3 6 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (0.52%) MS Project
4 5 (0.52%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.10%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 24 (2.52%) Oracle Financials
2 22 (2.31%) Oracle Retail
2 22 (2.31%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 14 (1.47%) assyst
4 6 (0.63%) SAP SD
5 4 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.21%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 2 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.10%) Magento
8 1 (0.10%) MFGPRO
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.10%) Relativity
8 1 (0.10%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.10%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 138 (14.48%) Amazon AWS
2 135 (14.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 73 (7.66%) IaaS
4 67 (7.03%) PaaS
5 57 (5.98%) Amazon EC2
6 38 (3.99%) SaaS
7 31 (3.25%) Cloud Computing
8 28 (2.94%) Office 365
9 13 (1.36%) AWS Lambda
10 6 (0.63%) Akamai
11 5 (0.52%) GitHub
12 3 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.31%) G Suite
12 3 (0.31%) Mimecast
13 2 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 1 (0.10%) Google Compute Engine
14 1 (0.10%) OneDrive
14 1 (0.10%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 199 (20.88%) Firewall
2 124 (13.01%) LAN
3 114 (11.96%) WAN
4 110 (11.54%) DNS
5 87 (9.13%) SAN
6 77 (8.08%) VPN
7 75 (7.87%) Network Security
8 73 (7.66%) TCP/IP
9 72 (7.56%) DHCP
10 58 (6.09%) BGP
11 53 (5.56%) OSPF
12 49 (5.14%) Wireless
13 47 (4.93%) MPLS
14 41 (4.30%) Internet
15 39 (4.09%) SSL
16 35 (3.67%) IPsec
16 35 (3.67%) iSCSI
17 27 (2.83%) SNMP
18 26 (2.73%) Cisco Nexus
18 26 (2.73%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 283 (29.70%) SQL Server
2 109 (11.44%) MySQL
3 92 (9.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 82 (8.60%) DB2
4 82 (8.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 73 (7.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 62 (6.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 54 (5.67%) Oracle Database
8 51 (5.35%) Data Warehouse
9 50 (5.25%) SQL Server 2014
10 47 (4.93%) SQL Server 2005
11 44 (4.62%) Relational Database
12 39 (4.09%) SQL Server 2012
13 35 (3.67%) RDBMS
14 26 (2.73%) Hadoop
15 25 (2.62%) Amazon RDS
15 25 (2.62%) Big Data
16 20 (2.10%) MongoDB
17 19 (1.99%) NoSQL
17 19 (1.99%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 36 (3.78%) Jenkins
2 28 (2.94%) Visual Studio
3 25 (2.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (2.41%) Git (software)
5 22 (2.31%) TeamCity
6 16 (1.68%) Vagrant
7 13 (1.36%) JIRA
8 10 (1.05%) Selenium
9 9 (0.94%) Subversion
9 9 (0.94%) Toad
10 8 (0.84%) Eclipse
11 7 (0.73%) JMeter
12 6 (0.63%) ERwin
12 6 (0.63%) Introscope
12 6 (0.63%) XMLSpy
13 5 (0.52%) JUnit
13 5 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
14 4 (0.42%) Hudson
15 3 (0.31%) Cucumber
15 3 (0.31%) Oracle APEX
General
1 276 (28.96%) Finance
2 116 (12.17%) Retail
3 69 (7.24%) Telecoms
4 44 (4.62%) Publishing
5 31 (3.25%) Banking
6 21 (2.20%) Legal
7 15 (1.57%) Advertising
8 14 (1.47%) Marketing
9 13 (1.36%) Manufacturing
10 12 (1.26%) Billing
11 9 (0.94%) Back Office
11 9 (0.94%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.73%) Front Office
13 6 (0.63%) Games
13 6 (0.63%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.52%) German Language
14 5 (0.52%) Spanish Language
15 4 (0.42%) Dutch Language
15 4 (0.42%) French Language
15 4 (0.42%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 162 (17.00%) DBA
2 133 (13.96%) Architect
3 113 (11.86%) SQL DBA
4 107 (11.23%) Administrator
5 97 (10.18%) Network Engineer
6 82 (8.60%) Analyst
7 57 (5.98%) Solutions Architect
8 51 (5.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 45 (4.72%) SQL Server DBA
10 36 (3.78%) Developer
11 35 (3.67%) DevOps Engineer
12 33 (3.46%) Systems Administrator
13 32 (3.36%) Cloud Architect
13 32 (3.36%) Linux Engineer
13 32 (3.36%) Oracle DBA
14 31 (3.25%) Senior DBA
15 29 (3.04%) Infrastructure Architect
16 27 (2.83%) Linux Administrator
16 27 (2.83%) Senior Network Engineer
17 23 (2.41%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (8.18%) .NET
2 50 (5.25%) Web Services
3 46 (4.83%) Middleware
4 21 (2.20%) J2EE
5 20 (2.10%) XML
6 14 (1.47%) HTML
6 14 (1.47%) Kafka
7 13 (1.36%) CSS
8 11 (1.15%) SAP Basis
9 10 (1.05%) 802.1X
9 10 (1.05%) JMS
10 9 (0.94%) Ajax
10 9 (0.94%) IBM Integration Bus
10 9 (0.94%) WebSphere MQ
11 8 (0.84%) ASP.NET
11 8 (0.84%) jQuery
11 8 (0.84%) LAMP
11 8 (0.84%) Node.js
11 8 (0.84%) Spring
12 7 (0.73%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 192 (20.15%) Data Centre
2 143 (15.01%) Analytical Skills
3 90 (9.44%) Computer Science
4 82 (8.60%) Replication
5 79 (8.29%) Clustering
6 63 (6.61%) Management Information System
7 43 (4.51%) CMDB
8 27 (2.83%) Hybrid Cloud
9 26 (2.73%) Client/Server
10 24 (2.52%) Private Cloud
11 23 (2.41%) Public Cloud
12 20 (2.10%) Virtual Team
13 18 (1.89%) HP Storage
14 17 (1.78%) Driving Licence
15 14 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 13 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
16 13 (1.36%) Fintech
17 11 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
17 11 (1.15%) N-Tier
18 10 (1.05%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 268 (28.12%) Windows
2 227 (23.82%) Linux
3 164 (17.21%) Windows Server
4 133 (13.96%) Unix
5 93 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 53 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 50 (5.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 37 (3.88%) Windows 7
9 34 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
10 24 (2.52%) Solaris
11 17 (1.78%) CentOS
12 16 (1.68%) AIX
13 13 (1.36%) Ubuntu
14 12 (1.26%) Windows 8
15 11 (1.15%) Data ONTAP
16 9 (0.94%) Android
17 6 (0.63%) Debian
18 5 (0.52%) VyOS
18 5 (0.52%) Windows Phone
19 4 (0.42%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (29.07%) ITIL
2 184 (19.31%) Performance Tuning
3 166 (17.42%) Disaster Recovery
4 128 (13.43%) Project Management
4 128 (13.43%) Service Management
5 123 (12.91%) Service Delivery
6 119 (12.49%) High Availability
7 111 (11.65%) Performance Monitoring
8 97 (10.18%) Continuous Improvement
9 96 (10.07%) Change Management
10 95 (9.97%) PRINCE2
11 91 (9.55%) Configuration Management
12 89 (9.34%) Migration
13 85 (8.92%) Agile Software Development
14 84 (8.81%) Technical Architecture
15 80 (8.39%) Business Intelligence
16 79 (8.29%) IT Strategy
17 78 (8.18%) Line Management
17 78 (8.18%) Presales
18 74 (7.76%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 284 (29.80%) SQL
2 99 (10.39%) Java
3 93 (9.76%) T-SQL
4 82 (8.60%) PowerShell
5 68 (7.14%) Perl
6 65 (6.82%) Python
7 53 (5.56%) Bash Shell
8 41 (4.30%) C#
9 31 (3.25%) Shell Script
10 29 (3.04%) PL/SQL
11 26 (2.73%) Ruby
12 17 (1.78%) PHP
13 14 (1.47%) JavaScript
14 11 (1.15%) C
14 11 (1.15%) VBScript
15 9 (0.94%) C++
15 9 (0.94%) Objective-C
16 8 (0.84%) VBA
17 7 (0.73%) Jython
17 7 (0.73%) Korn
Qualifications
1 210 (22.04%) Degree
2 81 (8.50%) Cisco Certification
3 72 (7.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 71 (7.45%) CCNP
5 46 (4.83%) MCSE
6 45 (4.72%) PMP
7 44 (4.62%) ISEB
7 44 (4.62%) PMI Certification
8 27 (2.83%) CCNA
9 22 (2.31%) MCSA
10 19 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
11 18 (1.89%) Security Cleared
11 18 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 14 (1.47%) SC Cleared
13 13 (1.36%) JNCIP
14 9 (0.94%) MCP
15 8 (0.84%) CCDP
16 5 (0.52%) NCDA
17 4 (0.42%) Citrix Certification
17 4 (0.42%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (6.51%) SLA
2 45 (4.72%) QA
3 33 (3.46%) PMO
4 18 (1.89%) Data Quality
5 13 (1.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (1.05%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.10%) GCP
System Software
1 167 (17.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 112 (11.75%) Active Directory
3 75 (7.87%) Hyper-V
4 52 (5.46%) Virtual Machines
5 45 (4.72%) NFS
6 31 (3.25%) vSphere
7 20 (2.10%) Virtual Servers
8 18 (1.89%) KVM
9 17 (1.78%) XenApp
10 11 (1.15%) Docker
10 11 (1.15%) HDFS
11 10 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
12 9 (0.94%) XenDesktop
13 7 (0.73%) Oracle RAC
14 5 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 5 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 5 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
14 5 (0.52%) XenServer
15 4 (0.42%) VMware ESX
15 4 (0.42%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 69 (7.24%) Puppet
2 61 (6.40%) Opscode Chef
3 47 (4.93%) SCCM
4 45 (4.72%) SCVMM
5 40 (4.20%) Ansible
5 40 (4.20%) SCOM
6 33 (3.46%) NetBackup
7 29 (3.04%) Tivoli
8 27 (2.83%) Nagios
9 20 (2.10%) Cisco CUCM
9 20 (2.10%) Cisco Prime
10 18 (1.89%) Data Guard
11 16 (1.68%) Oracle RMAN
12 14 (1.47%) Packer
13 10 (1.05%) Ambari
13 10 (1.05%) Backup Exec
13 10 (1.05%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
13 10 (1.05%) Oozie
13 10 (1.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 10 (1.05%) Salt
Vendors
1 228 (23.92%) VMware
2 223 (23.40%) Microsoft
3 222 (23.29%) Cisco
4 166 (17.42%) Oracle
5 123 (12.91%) Juniper
6 120 (12.59%) HP
7 108 (11.33%) NetApp
8 106 (11.12%) Citrix
9 103 (10.81%) IBM
10 98 (10.28%) CheckPoint
11 78 (8.18%) EMC
12 59 (6.19%) BMC
13 50 (5.25%) Red Hat
14 28 (2.94%) F5
15 26 (2.73%) SAP
16 24 (2.52%) Brocade
17 23 (2.41%) Hyperion
18 22 (2.31%) Dell
18 22 (2.31%) PeopleSoft
18 22 (2.31%) Retek
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + WLB
Posted: 17 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £999,999 per annum 75000
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Excellent, please discuss
Posted: 22 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 33k
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + £10k OTE, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £37000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Renfrew, Renfrewshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £49,000 to £51,750 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
East & North Hertfordshire Nhs Trust
Salary: From £31,383 to £41,373 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £50k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Iress
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + Car All + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ebury
Salary: £36000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Hoople Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago