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

Capacity Planning
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 219 224 239
Rank change year-on-year +5 +15 +7
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 81 107 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.92% 1.07% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.17% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 47 60 48
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £45,750 £47,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.29% -4.19% +12.35%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £73,750 £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 7,934 9,137 10,868
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 90.26% 91.37% 90.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6,077 7,510 8,505
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £24,100
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £65,000
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 20 September 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 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
Birmingham -7 36 £52,500 +23.53% 1
Coventry +6 15 £55,000 +12.82% 3
Solihull +8 9 £50,000 +33.33% 7
Warwickshire +23 7 £47,500 +37.68%
Staffordshire +13 5 £42,500 -10.53% 4
Wolverhampton +4 3 £44,500 -
Worcestershire - 2 £37,322 - 1
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £45,000 -
Capacity Planning
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 39 (48.15%) Firewall
2 29 (35.80%) Project Management
3 28 (34.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (33.33%) VMware
5 26 (32.10%) Degree
5 26 (32.10%) Data Centre
5 26 (32.10%) Presales
6 25 (30.86%) ITIL
6 25 (30.86%) NetApp
7 24 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
7 24 (29.63%) Continuous Improvement
8 23 (28.40%) Customer Engagement
8 23 (28.40%) Computer Science
8 23 (28.40%) PRINCE2
8 23 (28.40%) Self-Motivation
9 22 (27.16%) Computer Science Degree
9 22 (27.16%) CheckPoint
9 22 (27.16%) PaaS
9 22 (27.16%) IaaS
10 21 (25.93%) Software Engineering
10 21 (25.93%) Service Management
10 21 (25.93%) Information Security
11 20 (24.69%) IT Strategy
12 19 (23.46%) Gantt Chart
12 19 (23.46%) Due Diligence
12 19 (23.46%) CompTIA Security+
12 19 (23.46%) Line Management
12 19 (23.46%) Management Information System
12 19 (23.46%) Publishing
12 19 (23.46%) Service Delivery

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 5 (6.17%) Confluence
1 5 (6.17%) IIS
2 3 (3.70%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.47%) Apache
3 2 (2.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (27.16%) IaaS
1 22 (27.16%) PaaS
2 17 (20.99%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (13.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (8.64%) Office 365
5 5 (6.17%) SaaS
6 3 (3.70%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (2.47%) Mimecast
8 1 (1.23%) IBM PureFlex
8 1 (1.23%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 39 (48.15%) Firewall
2 17 (20.99%) WAN
3 16 (19.75%) VPN
4 10 (12.35%) LAN
5 9 (11.11%) Wireless
6 8 (9.88%) Network Security
6 8 (9.88%) SAN
7 6 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (7.41%) Internet
7 6 (7.41%) MPLS
8 5 (6.17%) BGP
8 5 (6.17%) DHCP
8 5 (6.17%) DNS
8 5 (6.17%) Junos
8 5 (6.17%) OSPF
8 5 (6.17%) VoIP
9 4 (4.94%) H.323
9 4 (4.94%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (4.94%) SS7
9 4 (4.94%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.64%) MySQL
1 7 (8.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (6.17%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (6.17%) DB2
2 5 (6.17%) MongoDB
2 5 (6.17%) NoSQL
2 5 (6.17%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (4.94%) Power BI
3 4 (4.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.70%) DTS
4 3 (3.70%) SQL Anywhere
5 2 (2.47%) Cosmos DB
5 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (6.17%) JIRA
2 4 (4.94%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.23%) GitLab
3 1 (1.23%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.23%) Zephyr
General
1 19 (23.46%) Publishing
2 18 (22.22%) Finance
3 12 (14.81%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.17%) Retail
5 4 (4.94%) Billing
6 2 (2.47%) Automotive
6 2 (2.47%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (37.04%) Architect
2 25 (30.86%) Solutions Architect
3 18 (22.22%) Team Leader
4 11 (13.58%) DBA
5 7 (8.64%) Network Team Leader
6 6 (7.41%) Network Engineer
6 6 (7.41%) Security Architect
6 6 (7.41%) Security Solutions Architect
6 6 (7.41%) SQL DBA
7 5 (6.17%) Administrator
8 4 (4.94%) Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Database Architect
8 4 (4.94%) Development Team Leader
8 4 (4.94%) Programme Manager
8 4 (4.94%) Software Team Leader
8 4 (4.94%) Telecoms Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Network Architect
9 3 (3.70%) Software Development Team Leader
9 3 (3.70%) Unix Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) OAuth
1 4 (4.94%) Web Services
2 2 (2.47%) .NET
3 1 (1.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (32.10%) Data Centre
2 23 (28.40%) Computer Science
2 23 (28.40%) Self-Motivation
3 19 (23.46%) CMDB
3 19 (23.46%) Management Information System
4 8 (9.88%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (7.41%) Data Structures
5 6 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (4.94%) Private Cloud
6 4 (4.94%) Public Cloud
6 4 (4.94%) User Experience
7 3 (3.70%) Replication
8 2 (2.47%) AS400
8 2 (2.47%) Wiki
9 1 (1.23%) IBM Storwize
9 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.28%) Linux
2 5 (6.17%) Windows
3 4 (4.94%) Android
3 4 (4.94%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.94%) Unix
3 4 (4.94%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.70%) AIX
5 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.47%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.47%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (35.80%) Project Management
2 26 (32.10%) Presales
3 25 (30.86%) ITIL
4 24 (29.63%) Continuous Improvement
5 23 (28.40%) Customer Engagement
5 23 (28.40%) PRINCE2
6 21 (25.93%) Information Security
6 21 (25.93%) Service Management
6 21 (25.93%) Software Engineering
7 20 (24.69%) IT Strategy
8 19 (23.46%) Business Development
8 19 (23.46%) Due Diligence
8 19 (23.46%) Gantt Chart
8 19 (23.46%) IT Governance
8 19 (23.46%) ITIL V3
8 19 (23.46%) Line Management
8 19 (23.46%) Requirements Analysis
8 19 (23.46%) Technical Architecture
8 19 (23.46%) TOGAF
8 19 (23.46%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.28%) SQL
2 6 (7.41%) T-SQL
3 5 (6.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.23%) Go
4 1 (1.23%) Java
4 1 (1.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (32.10%) Degree
2 22 (27.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (23.46%) CEH
3 19 (23.46%) CISSP
3 19 (23.46%) CompTIA Security+
3 19 (23.46%) ISEB
3 19 (23.46%) PMI Certification
3 19 (23.46%) PMP
4 9 (11.11%) CCNP
4 9 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (3.70%) CCDP
6 3 (3.70%) JNCIA
6 3 (3.70%) JNCIS
6 3 (3.70%) MCSE
6 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.47%) MCP
8 1 (1.23%) CCNA
8 1 (1.23%) VCP6
8 1 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (34.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (23.46%) GPG13
2 19 (23.46%) SLA
3 8 (9.88%) GDPR
4 5 (6.17%) PMO
5 3 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 24 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.17%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (2.47%) Nagios
2 2 (2.47%) SCCM
2 2 (2.47%) SCOM
3 1 (1.23%) Ansible
3 1 (1.23%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 27 (33.33%) VMware
2 25 (30.86%) NetApp
3 22 (27.16%) CheckPoint
4 19 (23.46%) Citrix
4 19 (23.46%) EMC
5 16 (19.75%) Cisco
6 12 (14.81%) Juniper
7 10 (12.35%) Microsoft
8 8 (9.88%) IBM
9 6 (7.41%) F5
9 6 (7.41%) Radware
10 3 (3.70%) Blue Coat
10 3 (3.70%) Extreme Networks
10 3 (3.70%) Logi
10 3 (3.70%) Logi Analytics
10 3 (3.70%) Meraki
10 3 (3.70%) Nokia
10 3 (3.70%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.70%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.70%) Sybase