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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Capacity Planning
England / West Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 201 201
Rank change year-on-year +33 0  
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 61 45 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.18% 0.72% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 0.81% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 36 20 22
Median salary £43,750 £46,250 £45,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.40% +2.20%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,488 £55,500 £54,750
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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4546 5539 5007
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 88.31% 88.74% 87.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3770 4307 4140
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Capacity Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 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
Birmingham +15 26 £48,500 +2.10% 1
Warwickshire +16 14 £34,500 -37.27%
Coventry +6 12 £50,000 +16.27% 5
Shropshire +8 3 £68,975 - 2
Staffordshire +19 2 £45,000 -25.00% 2
Solihull -11 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Walsall - 1 £32,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 - -
Capacity Planning
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Capacity Planning.

1 47 (42.34%) ITIL
2 46 (41.44%) Linux
3 39 (35.14%) Windows
4 38 (34.23%) Service Management
5 36 (32.43%) Performance Tuning
6 35 (31.53%) Data Centre
6 35 (31.53%) SQL Server
7 33 (29.73%) SQL
7 33 (29.73%) Cisco
7 33 (29.73%) IBM
8 31 (27.93%) Analytical Skills
9 30 (27.03%) Finance
10 29 (26.13%) Service Delivery
10 29 (26.13%) Microsoft Azure
10 29 (26.13%) Amazon AWS
10 29 (26.13%) Continuous Improvement
11 28 (25.23%) VMware
12 26 (23.42%) VMware Infrastructure
12 26 (23.42%) SCOM
13 25 (22.52%) Software Engineering
13 25 (22.52%) MySQL
14 24 (21.62%) DB2
14 24 (21.62%) Microsoft
14 24 (21.62%) NetApp
15 23 (20.72%) Project Management
15 23 (20.72%) Performance Monitoring
16 22 (19.82%) Change Management
16 22 (19.82%) Amazon EC2
17 21 (18.92%) SCCM
17 21 (18.92%) Unix

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 13 (11.71%) IIS
2 7 (6.31%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.70%) Documentum
4 3 (2.70%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.80%) SAS
6 1 (0.90%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.90%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (7.21%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.80%) SPSS
4 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (11.71%) assyst
2 1 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.90%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (0.90%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 29 (26.13%) Amazon AWS
1 29 (26.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (19.82%) Amazon EC2
3 18 (16.22%) IaaS
4 16 (14.41%) PaaS
5 13 (11.71%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (11.71%) Office 365
6 5 (4.50%) SaaS
7 2 (1.80%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.12%) TCP/IP
2 17 (15.32%) Firewall
3 13 (11.71%) WAN
4 12 (10.81%) LAN
5 9 (8.11%) DNS
5 9 (8.11%) OSPF
6 8 (7.21%) BGP
6 8 (7.21%) Network Security
6 8 (7.21%) SAN
7 6 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (5.41%) DHCP
7 6 (5.41%) VPN
8 5 (4.50%) FTP
8 5 (4.50%) HTTP
8 5 (4.50%) SSH
9 4 (3.60%) EIGRP
9 4 (3.60%) RIP
9 4 (3.60%) SNMP
9 4 (3.60%) TACACS
9 4 (3.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (31.53%) SQL Server
2 25 (22.52%) MySQL
3 24 (21.62%) DB2
4 15 (13.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (11.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (9.91%) Power BI
7 10 (9.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (9.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (8.11%) Amazon RDS
8 9 (8.11%) InfluxDB
9 5 (4.50%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (3.60%) OLAP
11 3 (2.70%) RDBMS
11 3 (2.70%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.80%) Data Lake
12 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database 12c
13 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
1 12 (10.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (27.03%) Finance
2 18 (16.22%) Retail
3 13 (11.71%) Publishing
4 5 (4.50%) Marketing
4 5 (4.50%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.70%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.80%) Automotive
6 2 (1.80%) Back Office
7 1 (0.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (16.22%) Architect
2 17 (15.32%) DBA
3 16 (14.41%) SQL DBA
4 13 (11.71%) Data Centre Engineer
4 13 (11.71%) Monitoring Engineer
4 13 (11.71%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (8.11%) Operations Engineer
5 9 (8.11%) Technical Engineer
5 9 (8.11%) Technical Operations Engineer
6 8 (7.21%) Principal Engineer
6 8 (7.21%) Technical Specialist
7 7 (6.31%) Storage Engineer
8 6 (5.41%) Administrator
9 5 (4.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.50%) IT Manager
9 5 (4.50%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 5 (4.50%) Senior Technical Specialist
9 5 (4.50%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
9 5 (4.50%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.60%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.11%) Elastic Stack
1 9 (8.11%) Node.js
1 9 (8.11%) Web Services
2 4 (3.60%) Middleware
3 3 (2.70%) Flash
4 1 (0.90%) EDI
4 1 (0.90%) HTML
4 1 (0.90%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 35 (31.53%) Data Centre
2 31 (27.93%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (14.41%) Computer Science
4 14 (12.61%) CMDB
5 9 (8.11%) Hybrid Cloud
5 9 (8.11%) Smart Meter
6 7 (6.31%) Clustering
7 5 (4.50%) Management Information System
8 4 (3.60%) Replication
9 3 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.80%) Fintech
10 2 (1.80%) IBM XIV
11 1 (0.90%) Celerra
11 1 (0.90%) CLARiiON
11 1 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.90%) EMC VNX
11 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.90%) iSeries
11 1 (0.90%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 46 (41.44%) Linux
2 39 (35.14%) Windows
3 21 (18.92%) Unix
4 19 (17.12%) Windows Server
5 9 (8.11%) Ubuntu
6 5 (4.50%) VyOS
7 3 (2.70%) Solaris
7 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.90%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.90%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.90%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (42.34%) ITIL
2 38 (34.23%) Service Management
3 36 (32.43%) Performance Tuning
4 29 (26.13%) Continuous Improvement
4 29 (26.13%) Service Delivery
5 25 (22.52%) Software Engineering
6 23 (20.72%) Performance Monitoring
6 23 (20.72%) Project Management
7 22 (19.82%) Change Management
8 19 (17.12%) Change Control
9 17 (15.32%) IT Strategy
10 16 (14.41%) PRINCE2
10 16 (14.41%) Technical Architecture
10 16 (14.41%) TOGAF
10 16 (14.41%) Zachman Framework
11 15 (13.51%) CRM
11 15 (13.51%) Presales
12 14 (12.61%) Requirements Analysis
13 13 (11.71%) Business Development
13 13 (11.71%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 33 (29.73%) SQL
2 13 (11.71%) T-SQL
3 10 (9.01%) Java
3 10 (9.01%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.80%) Korn
4 2 (1.80%) MATLAB
4 2 (1.80%) Python
4 2 (1.80%) R
Qualifications
1 19 (17.12%) Degree
2 13 (11.71%) Computer Science Degree
2 13 (11.71%) ISEB
2 13 (11.71%) PMI Certification
2 13 (11.71%) PMP
3 10 (9.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (8.11%) MCSE
5 6 (5.41%) CCNP
5 6 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (5.41%) MCSA
5 6 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (3.60%) CISMP
7 2 (1.80%) CCDA
7 2 (1.80%) CCDP
7 2 (1.80%) CCIE
7 2 (1.80%) CCNA
8 1 (0.90%) NCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.71%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 5 (4.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.70%) SLA
4 1 (0.90%) PMO
System Software
1 26 (23.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (16.22%) Active Directory
3 16 (14.41%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (9.01%) Virtual Servers
5 9 (8.11%) Docker
6 6 (5.41%) Hyper-V
7 4 (3.60%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.80%) NFS
8 2 (1.80%) XenServer
9 1 (0.90%) GPFS
9 1 (0.90%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 26 (23.42%) SCOM
2 21 (18.92%) SCCM
3 13 (11.71%) SCVMM
3 13 (11.71%) Tivoli
4 12 (10.81%) Nagios
5 9 (8.11%) Consul
5 9 (8.11%) Icinga
5 9 (8.11%) Puppet
6 4 (3.60%) WMI
7 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.90%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.90%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.90%) NetApp OnCommand
8 1 (0.90%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.90%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 33 (29.73%) Cisco
1 33 (29.73%) IBM
2 28 (25.23%) VMware
3 24 (21.62%) Microsoft
3 24 (21.62%) NetApp
4 19 (17.12%) Juniper
5 18 (16.22%) HP
5 18 (16.22%) Oracle
6 15 (13.51%) CheckPoint
6 15 (13.51%) EMC
7 14 (12.61%) Citrix
7 14 (12.61%) Red Hat
8 13 (11.71%) BMC
9 9 (8.11%) AppDynamics
9 9 (8.11%) New Relic
10 6 (5.41%) SolarWinds
11 5 (4.50%) Vyatta
12 4 (3.60%) Dell
12 4 (3.60%) F5
12 4 (3.60%) IronPort
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £39,489 - 59,235 per year + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £39,489 - 59,235 per year + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Telford
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Services
Salary: £65,500- £72,450
Posted: 20 days ago