Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Capacity Planning
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 223 226 267
Rank change year-on-year +3 +41 -8
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 83 104 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.88% 1.04% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 1.14% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 45 64 37
West Midlands median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% -10.53% +7.65%
10th Percentile £36,413 £31,325 £31,250
90th Percentile £64,000 £70,713 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Capacity Planning 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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,425 9,103 11,109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 89.78% 90.60% 89.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6,492 7,540 8,746
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +1.25%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £66,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Capacity Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Capacity Planning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Capacity Planning in the West Midlands

Capacity Planning
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Capacity Planning in the West Midlands

Capacity Planning
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Capacity Planning in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Capacity Planning in the West Midlands

Capacity Planning
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Capacity Planning within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 July 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
Birmingham +1 46 £50,000 +17.65% 2
Coventry -2 15 £47,500 +13.77% 2
Staffordshire +10 6 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Warwickshire +9 6 - - 2
Wolverhampton -7 4 £44,500 -
Worcestershire - 2 £37,322 - 1
Solihull 0 1 - - 1
Capacity Planning
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT jobs citing Capacity Planning 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 41 (49.40%) ITIL
2 34 (40.96%) Data Centre
3 33 (39.76%) VMware
4 32 (38.55%) NetApp
5 30 (36.14%) Project Management
5 30 (36.14%) Degree
6 27 (32.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 27 (32.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 27 (32.53%) PRINCE2
7 26 (31.33%) Computer Science Degree
8 25 (30.12%) PaaS
8 25 (30.12%) IaaS
8 25 (30.12%) Computer Science
8 25 (30.12%) Software Engineering
9 24 (28.92%) CMDB
9 24 (28.92%) Service Management
9 24 (28.92%) Due Diligence
10 23 (27.71%) IT Strategy
10 23 (27.71%) Presales
10 23 (27.71%) SLA
10 23 (27.71%) TOGAF
10 23 (27.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 22 (26.51%) Technical Architecture
11 22 (26.51%) IT Governance
11 22 (26.51%) Requirements Analysis
11 22 (26.51%) Line Management
11 22 (26.51%) ITIL V3
11 22 (26.51%) PMP
11 22 (26.51%) PMI Certification
11 22 (26.51%) EMC

Capacity Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 7 (8.43%) Confluence
1 7 (8.43%) WebLogic
2 6 (7.23%) Apache
2 6 (7.23%) IIS
2 6 (7.23%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.41%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 25 (30.12%) IaaS
1 25 (30.12%) PaaS
2 11 (13.25%) Office 365
3 10 (12.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (10.84%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (7.23%) SaaS
6 3 (3.61%) IBM Cloud
6 3 (3.61%) IBM PureFlex
6 3 (3.61%) Mimecast
7 1 (1.20%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 21 (25.30%) Firewall
2 16 (19.28%) SAN
3 12 (14.46%) WAN
4 10 (12.05%) LAN
5 8 (9.64%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (4.82%) DHCP
6 4 (4.82%) DNS
7 3 (3.61%) ATM
7 3 (3.61%) Network Security
7 3 (3.61%) SMS
7 3 (3.61%) SSL
7 3 (3.61%) VoIP
7 3 (3.61%) VPN
8 2 (2.41%) H.323
8 2 (2.41%) Internet
8 2 (2.41%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (2.41%) SS7
8 2 (2.41%) Wireless
9 1 (1.20%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.02%) MySQL
2 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (4.82%) Power BI
3 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.61%) DTS
4 3 (3.61%) SQL Anywhere
5 2 (2.41%) Cosmos DB
5 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.20%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.20%) Riak
6 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (8.43%) JIRA
2 6 (7.23%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.41%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.20%) GitLab
4 1 (1.20%) MSI
4 1 (1.20%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.20%) Zephyr
General
1 22 (26.51%) Publishing
2 20 (24.10%) Finance
3 14 (16.87%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.61%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.41%) Billing
6 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (31.33%) Architect
2 21 (25.30%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (18.07%) Team Leader
4 13 (15.66%) Administrator
5 10 (12.05%) DBA
6 8 (9.64%) Head of Operations
7 7 (8.43%) SQL DBA
8 6 (7.23%) Development Team Leader
8 6 (7.23%) Security Architect
8 6 (7.23%) Security Solutions Architect
9 5 (6.02%) Unix Team Leader
10 4 (4.82%) Head of Infrastructure
10 4 (4.82%) Programme Manager
10 4 (4.82%) Storage Architect
10 4 (4.82%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.82%) Technical Architect
11 3 (3.61%) IT Administrator
11 3 (3.61%) IT Systems Administrator
11 3 (3.61%) Java Team Leader
11 3 (3.61%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.23%) OAuth
1 6 (7.23%) Web Services
2 4 (4.82%) HTML
3 3 (3.61%) .NET
3 3 (3.61%) XML
4 2 (2.41%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 34 (40.96%) Data Centre
2 25 (30.12%) Computer Science
3 24 (28.92%) CMDB
4 22 (26.51%) Self-Motivation
5 20 (24.10%) Management Information System
6 7 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (8.43%) Public Cloud
7 6 (7.23%) User Experience
7 6 (7.23%) Virtual Team
8 5 (6.02%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (6.02%) Replication
9 4 (4.82%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (3.61%) Mobile App
10 3 (3.61%) Private Cloud
11 2 (2.41%) Data Structures
11 2 (2.41%) Linux Command Line
12 1 (1.20%) Clustering
12 1 (1.20%) NHS
12 1 (1.20%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.28%) Linux
2 12 (14.46%) Windows
3 7 (8.43%) AIX
3 7 (8.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (8.43%) Unix
4 6 (7.23%) Android
4 6 (7.23%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.82%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.61%) Windows 10
6 3 (3.61%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (49.40%) ITIL
2 30 (36.14%) Project Management
3 27 (32.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 27 (32.53%) PRINCE2
4 25 (30.12%) Software Engineering
5 24 (28.92%) Due Diligence
5 24 (28.92%) Service Management
6 23 (27.71%) IT Strategy
6 23 (27.71%) Presales
6 23 (27.71%) TOGAF
7 22 (26.51%) Gantt Chart
7 22 (26.51%) IT Governance
7 22 (26.51%) ITIL V3
7 22 (26.51%) Line Management
7 22 (26.51%) Requirements Analysis
7 22 (26.51%) Service Delivery
7 22 (26.51%) Technical Architecture
7 22 (26.51%) Zachman Framework
8 21 (25.30%) Information Security
9 19 (22.89%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.66%) SQL
2 10 (12.05%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.02%) T-SQL
4 4 (4.82%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.82%) PHP
5 3 (3.61%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.61%) Java
5 3 (3.61%) Python
6 2 (2.41%) Go
6 2 (2.41%) Ruby
6 2 (2.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (36.14%) Degree
2 26 (31.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (26.51%) ISEB
3 22 (26.51%) PMI Certification
3 22 (26.51%) PMP
4 19 (22.89%) CISSP
5 18 (21.69%) CEH
5 18 (21.69%) CompTIA Security+
6 7 (8.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (7.23%) MCSE
8 4 (4.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (3.61%) MCP
10 2 (2.41%) RHCSA
10 2 (2.41%) VCP6
10 2 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.20%) CCDP
11 1 (1.20%) CCNP
11 1 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (1.20%) CISM
11 1 (1.20%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (27.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 23 (27.71%) SLA
2 18 (21.69%) GPG13
3 13 (15.66%) PMO
4 6 (7.23%) QA
5 4 (4.82%) GDPR
6 1 (1.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 27 (32.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.05%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.02%) Firmware
4 1 (1.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (7.23%) Single Sign-On
2 5 (6.02%) SCCM
3 3 (3.61%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (3.61%) Nagios
3 3 (3.61%) SCOM
4 2 (2.41%) Ansible
5 1 (1.20%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 33 (39.76%) VMware
2 32 (38.55%) NetApp
3 22 (26.51%) Citrix
3 22 (26.51%) EMC
4 18 (21.69%) CheckPoint
5 15 (18.07%) IBM
5 15 (18.07%) Microsoft
6 8 (9.64%) Red Hat
7 6 (7.23%) SolarWinds
8 4 (4.82%) Dell
8 4 (4.82%) Oracle
8 4 (4.82%) Veritas
9 3 (3.61%) Forcepoint
9 3 (3.61%) HP
9 3 (3.61%) Logi
9 3 (3.61%) Logi Analytics
9 3 (3.61%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (3.61%) Sybase
10 1 (1.20%) F5
10 1 (1.20%) ServiceNow