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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Capacity Planning
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 499 402 379
Rank change year-on-year -97 -23  
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 447 712 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.50% 0.72% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.81% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 331 524 672
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
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 79998 87554 96376
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.73% 88.92% 88.08%
Number of salaries quoted 64425 73206 78779
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 -95 416 £52,500 - 57
London -73 155 £62,500 +4.16% 20
South East -21 78 £55,000 +12.24% 10
West Midlands +24 58 £43,750 -7.89% 8
East of England +16 48 £52,500 +16.66% 7
Yorkshire -12 29 £42,000 -9.67% 2
North West -61 25 £47,500 - 4
Surrey +43 24 £60,000 +3.44% 1
Birmingham +15 23 £46,250 -2.63% 1
West Yorkshire +7 21 £42,500 +8.97% 2
Manchester -40 19 £47,500 - 3
Berkshire +9 16 £62,500 +1.62%
Hertfordshire +1 16 £52,500 -34.37% 3
Kent +17 15 £41,250 +58.65% 2
Suffolk +15 15 £42,000 -20.00%
Leeds -2 15 £41,500 +3.75% 2
Hampshire -2 15 £37,500 - 6
South West -36 15 £43,750 +12.90% 4
Warwickshire +14 14 £34,500 -37.27%
Coventry +5 14 £50,000 +16.27% 3
Ipswich - 13 £42,000 -
Warwick +25 11 £34,500 -1.42%
Cambridgeshire - 11 £53,001 -
Wales +12 9 £50,000 +33.33%
City of London +2 8 £38,000 -42.64% 7
Scotland -6 8 £40,188 -30.10% 3
East Midlands -31 8 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Bradford - 8 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire +7 7 £57,500 - 1
Milton Keynes -3 7 £57,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 303 (32.20%) SQL
2 299 (31.77%) SQL Server
3 288 (30.61%) Windows
4 265 (28.16%) ITIL
5 244 (25.93%) VMware
6 242 (25.72%) Linux
7 241 (25.61%) Microsoft
8 236 (25.08%) Finance
9 213 (22.64%) Cisco
10 191 (20.30%) Performance Tuning
11 181 (19.23%) Data Centre
12 180 (19.13%) Firewall
13 179 (19.02%) VMware Infrastructure
14 174 (18.49%) Analytical Skills
15 166 (17.64%) Windows Server
16 163 (17.32%) Degree
17 159 (16.90%) Disaster Recovery
18 135 (14.35%) Microsoft Azure
18 135 (14.35%) Amazon AWS
19 134 (14.24%) Oracle
20 130 (13.82%) Active Directory
21 126 (13.39%) High Availability
22 123 (13.07%) Java
23 117 (12.43%) SAN
24 114 (12.11%) Agile Software Development
25 113 (12.01%) T-SQL
25 113 (12.01%) SQL Server 2008
26 109 (11.58%) Unix
27 108 (11.48%) HP
28 105 (11.16%) LAN

Capacity Planning
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 78 (8.29%) IIS
2 69 (7.33%) MS Exchange
3 59 (6.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 44 (4.68%) SharePoint
5 37 (3.93%) Apache
6 26 (2.76%) Skype for Business
6 26 (2.76%) WebSphere
7 24 (2.55%) NetWeaver
8 21 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2013
9 17 (1.81%) Tomcat
10 15 (1.59%) OpenStack
11 14 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 13 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
12 13 (1.38%) nginx
13 11 (1.17%) ColdFusion
14 10 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
15 9 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
16 8 (0.85%) Apache Spark
17 7 (0.74%) Apache Pig
17 7 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 33 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
2 31 (3.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.74%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (0.53%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.21%) SPSS
7 1 (0.11%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 24 (2.55%) Oracle Financials
2 22 (2.34%) Oracle Retail
2 22 (2.34%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 13 (1.38%) assyst
4 6 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.43%) SAP SD
6 2 (0.21%) Advent Geneva
6 2 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.21%) Front Arena
6 2 (0.21%) Magento
6 2 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.21%) Sage 1000
6 2 (0.21%) Summit
6 2 (0.21%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
7 1 (0.11%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 135 (14.35%) Amazon AWS
1 135 (14.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (4.89%) Cloud Computing
3 44 (4.68%) PaaS
4 43 (4.57%) IaaS
5 41 (4.36%) Amazon EC2
6 39 (4.14%) SaaS
7 37 (3.93%) Office 365
8 11 (1.17%) AWS Lambda
9 6 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
9 6 (0.64%) Mimecast
10 5 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.43%) Akamai
11 4 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.32%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.32%) OneDrive
13 2 (0.21%) GitHub
14 1 (0.11%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 180 (19.13%) Firewall
2 117 (12.43%) SAN
3 105 (11.16%) LAN
4 101 (10.73%) WAN
5 97 (10.31%) DNS
6 90 (9.56%) VPN
7 86 (9.14%) TCP/IP
8 72 (7.65%) Wireless
9 56 (5.95%) DHCP
9 56 (5.95%) Network Security
10 41 (4.36%) Internet
10 41 (4.36%) SSL
11 38 (4.04%) NAS
12 36 (3.83%) BGP
12 36 (3.83%) VoIP
13 34 (3.61%) iSCSI
13 34 (3.61%) MPLS
14 32 (3.40%) OSPF
15 31 (3.29%) IPsec
16 28 (2.98%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 299 (31.77%) SQL Server
2 113 (12.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 88 (9.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 85 (9.03%) MySQL
4 85 (9.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 61 (6.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 48 (5.10%) SQL Server 2005
7 47 (4.99%) DB2
8 42 (4.46%) Relational Database
9 40 (4.25%) SQL Server 2012
10 39 (4.14%) Data Warehouse
11 38 (4.04%) Oracle Database
11 38 (4.04%) SQL Server 2014
12 37 (3.93%) MongoDB
13 36 (3.83%) Amazon RDS
14 28 (2.98%) NoSQL
15 27 (2.87%) Power BI
15 27 (2.87%) RDBMS
16 25 (2.66%) Hadoop
17 23 (2.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 31 (3.29%) Jenkins
2 27 (2.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (2.44%) Visual Studio
4 18 (1.91%) Git (software)
4 18 (1.91%) TeamCity
5 16 (1.70%) Subversion
6 15 (1.59%) JIRA
7 12 (1.28%) Vagrant
8 11 (1.17%) Oracle Forms
9 7 (0.74%) Introscope
9 7 (0.74%) JMeter
10 4 (0.43%) Hudson
10 4 (0.43%) LoadRunner
10 4 (0.43%) Selenium
10 4 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (0.32%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.32%) JUnit
11 3 (0.32%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (0.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 2 (0.21%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 236 (25.08%) Finance
2 79 (8.40%) Retail
2 79 (8.40%) Telecoms
3 29 (3.08%) Banking
3 29 (3.08%) Publishing
4 25 (2.66%) Marketing
5 17 (1.81%) Back Office
6 16 (1.70%) Legal
7 15 (1.59%) Manufacturing
8 14 (1.49%) Financial Institution
9 9 (0.96%) Games
10 8 (0.85%) Advertising
11 6 (0.64%) Billing
11 6 (0.64%) Electronics
11 6 (0.64%) Front Office
12 4 (0.43%) Dutch Language
12 4 (0.43%) French Language
12 4 (0.43%) German Language
12 4 (0.43%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.43%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 157 (16.68%) DBA
2 121 (12.86%) SQL DBA
3 104 (11.05%) Architect
4 88 (9.35%) Administrator
5 76 (8.08%) Analyst
6 70 (7.44%) Network Engineer
7 67 (7.12%) Developer
8 43 (4.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 37 (3.93%) Senior DBA
9 37 (3.93%) SQL Server DBA
10 36 (3.83%) Solutions Architect
11 33 (3.51%) DevOps Engineer
12 32 (3.40%) Senior SQL DBA
12 32 (3.40%) Team Leader
13 30 (3.19%) Cloud Architect
13 30 (3.19%) Systems Administrator
14 26 (2.76%) Infrastructure Architect
14 26 (2.76%) Network Analyst
15 25 (2.66%) Consultant
16 24 (2.55%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (7.12%) .NET
2 58 (6.16%) Web Services
3 47 (4.99%) Middleware
4 23 (2.44%) ASP.NET
5 22 (2.34%) SAP Basis
6 20 (2.13%) Node.js
6 20 (2.13%) XML
7 17 (1.81%) Elastic Stack
7 17 (1.81%) J2EE
8 13 (1.38%) EJB
8 13 (1.38%) JMS
8 13 (1.38%) Spring
9 12 (1.28%) CSS
9 12 (1.28%) HTML
10 10 (1.06%) Kafka
11 9 (0.96%) Java EE
12 8 (0.85%) Ajax
12 8 (0.85%) jQuery
12 8 (0.85%) LAMP
13 7 (0.74%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 181 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 174 (18.49%) Analytical Skills
3 96 (10.20%) Clustering
4 75 (7.97%) Replication
5 69 (7.33%) Computer Science
6 52 (5.53%) Management Information System
7 30 (3.19%) Public Cloud
8 27 (2.87%) Hybrid Cloud
8 27 (2.87%) Private Cloud
9 26 (2.76%) Enterprise Storage
9 26 (2.76%) HP Storage
10 21 (2.23%) CMDB
11 20 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
12 19 (2.02%) User Experience
13 17 (1.81%) Fintech
13 17 (1.81%) Virtual Team
14 16 (1.70%) Client/Server
14 16 (1.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 16 (1.70%) PKI
15 13 (1.38%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 288 (30.61%) Windows
2 242 (25.72%) Linux
3 166 (17.64%) Windows Server
4 109 (11.58%) Unix
5 91 (9.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 56 (5.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 41 (4.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 37 (3.93%) Solaris
9 34 (3.61%) CentOS
10 32 (3.40%) Ubuntu
11 29 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
12 22 (2.34%) Windows 7
13 13 (1.38%) AIX
13 13 (1.38%) Data ONTAP
14 10 (1.06%) Debian
15 8 (0.85%) Android
16 7 (0.74%) Windows 10
17 6 (0.64%) FreeBSD
18 5 (0.53%) VyOS
19 4 (0.43%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (28.16%) ITIL
2 191 (20.30%) Performance Tuning
3 159 (16.90%) Disaster Recovery
4 126 (13.39%) High Availability
5 114 (12.11%) Agile Software Development
6 105 (11.16%) DevOps
7 100 (10.63%) Performance Monitoring
8 99 (10.52%) Project Management
9 95 (10.10%) Service Delivery
10 93 (9.88%) Service Management
11 82 (8.71%) Migration
12 80 (8.50%) Continuous Improvement
13 79 (8.40%) PRINCE2
14 78 (8.29%) Change Management
15 76 (8.08%) Business Intelligence
15 76 (8.08%) ETL
16 71 (7.55%) Configuration Management
17 69 (7.33%) Business Continuity
18 65 (6.91%) Change Control
19 63 (6.70%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 303 (32.20%) SQL
2 123 (13.07%) Java
3 113 (12.01%) T-SQL
4 74 (7.86%) PowerShell
5 69 (7.33%) Python
6 55 (5.84%) Perl
7 43 (4.57%) C#
8 38 (4.04%) PL/SQL
9 34 (3.61%) Bash Shell
10 23 (2.44%) Ruby
10 23 (2.44%) Shell Script
11 21 (2.23%) JavaScript
12 11 (1.17%) C++
12 11 (1.17%) PHP
13 9 (0.96%) Objective-C
14 7 (0.74%) Scala
14 7 (0.74%) VBScript
15 4 (0.43%) Korn
15 4 (0.43%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 163 (17.32%) Degree
2 81 (8.61%) Cisco Certification
3 71 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 63 (6.70%) CCNP
5 49 (5.21%) Computer Science Degree
6 44 (4.68%) CCNA
7 41 (4.36%) MCSE
8 27 (2.87%) MCSA
9 23 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
9 23 (2.44%) PMI Certification
10 22 (2.34%) PMP
11 21 (2.23%) ISEB
12 18 (1.91%) Security Cleared
12 18 (1.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 16 (1.70%) SC Cleared
14 14 (1.49%) MCP
15 11 (1.17%) CCIE
16 8 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 7 (0.74%) Master's Degree
17 7 (0.74%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (6.59%) SLA
2 27 (2.87%) QA
3 24 (2.55%) PMO
4 20 (2.13%) PCI DSS
5 16 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 12 (1.28%) Data Quality
7 11 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (0.74%) ISO 9001
8 7 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 179 (19.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 130 (13.82%) Active Directory
3 86 (9.14%) Hyper-V
4 48 (5.10%) vSphere
5 35 (3.72%) NFS
6 34 (3.61%) Virtual Machines
7 27 (2.87%) Docker
8 24 (2.55%) Virtual Servers
9 19 (2.02%) XenApp
10 18 (1.91%) KVM
10 18 (1.91%) XenDesktop
11 12 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
11 12 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (0.74%) HDFS
13 5 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.43%) XenServer
15 3 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 2 (0.21%) Veritas File System
16 2 (0.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 66 (7.01%) Puppet
2 61 (6.48%) Opscode Chef
3 50 (5.31%) Nagios
4 44 (4.68%) Ansible
5 36 (3.83%) Cisco CUCM
6 34 (3.61%) SCOM
7 32 (3.40%) SCCM
8 24 (2.55%) NetBackup
9 20 (2.13%) SCVMM
10 18 (1.91%) Cisco Prime
11 16 (1.70%) Tivoli
12 15 (1.59%) Failover Clustering
12 15 (1.59%) Oracle RMAN
12 15 (1.59%) vCenter Server
13 14 (1.49%) FortiGate
14 13 (1.38%) Icinga
15 12 (1.28%) Cisco CME
15 12 (1.28%) Packer
16 11 (1.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 11 (1.17%) Salt
Vendors
1 244 (25.93%) VMware
2 241 (25.61%) Microsoft
3 213 (22.64%) Cisco
4 134 (14.24%) Oracle
5 108 (11.48%) HP
6 96 (10.20%) NetApp
7 86 (9.14%) Juniper
8 72 (7.65%) CheckPoint
8 72 (7.65%) IBM
9 70 (7.44%) Citrix
10 57 (6.06%) EMC
10 57 (6.06%) Red Hat
11 42 (4.46%) SAP
12 34 (3.61%) Avaya
13 32 (3.40%) CommVault
14 31 (3.29%) BMC
15 23 (2.44%) Dell
15 23 (2.44%) SolarWinds
16 22 (2.34%) Hyperion
16 22 (2.34%) Retek
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Intec Select
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Bloomberg
Posted: 4 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
onezeero.
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £39,489 - 59,235 per year + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 16 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + Car, pension, PMI, Laptop
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: Competitive Salary + 25 Days Holiday + Share Plan + Pension
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £100000.00 - £130000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £39,489 - 59,235 per year + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary with strong benefits package
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
Epiq Systems Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 21 days ago
South East London
Link Financial
Salary: £50000 Per Annum Up to £50k DOE + Pension + Annual Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago