Period
to 21 February 2019

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 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Capacity Planning
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 202 245 207
Rank change year-on-year +43 -38 +50
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 82 80 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.03% 0.81% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 0.90% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 52 47 60
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £40,125 £33,199 £31,250
90th Percentile £69,600 £58,750 £56,540
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 7,273 8,932 9,531
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 91.50% 90.57% 92.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5,423 6,995 7,503
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% -3.57%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 21 February 2019.

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 21 February 2019. 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 -5 28 £46,500 +0.54% 4
Staffordshire +33 17 £57,500 +43.75% 2
Solihull +17 12 £55,000 - 2
Worcestershire +1 12 £42,500 -
Coventry +11 8 £57,500 +15.00% 2
West Bromwich - 2 £30,500 - 1
Warwickshire +17 1 £60,000 +20.00%
Capacity Planning
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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 47 (57.32%) Firewall
2 32 (39.02%) Project Management
3 30 (36.59%) Cisco
4 29 (35.37%) WAN
5 28 (34.15%) Presales
6 25 (30.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 25 (30.49%) Continuous Improvement
7 23 (28.05%) Data Centre
7 23 (28.05%) VPN
8 22 (26.83%) PRINCE2
8 22 (26.83%) Cisco Certification
8 22 (26.83%) PMP
8 22 (26.83%) PMI Certification
8 22 (26.83%) Finance
8 22 (26.83%) VMware
8 22 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
9 21 (25.61%) Technical Architecture
9 21 (25.61%) CheckPoint
10 20 (24.39%) LAN
10 20 (24.39%) Customer Engagement
10 20 (24.39%) Self-Motivation
10 20 (24.39%) Due Diligence
11 19 (23.17%) ITIL
11 19 (23.17%) CCNP
11 19 (23.17%) Wireless
12 18 (21.95%) Service Management
12 18 (21.95%) Citrix
12 18 (21.95%) IT Strategy
12 18 (21.95%) Performance Tuning
12 18 (21.95%) Amazon AWS

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 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 18 (21.95%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (20.73%) IaaS
2 17 (20.73%) PaaS
3 10 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (4.88%) Office 365
5 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (57.32%) Firewall
2 29 (35.37%) WAN
3 23 (28.05%) VPN
4 20 (24.39%) LAN
5 19 (23.17%) Wireless
6 18 (21.95%) Cisco ASA
7 16 (19.51%) BGP
7 16 (19.51%) OSPF
8 15 (18.29%) MPLS
8 15 (18.29%) VoIP
9 14 (17.07%) WLAN
10 10 (12.20%) Internet
10 10 (12.20%) Network Security
11 9 (10.98%) DHCP
11 9 (10.98%) DNS
11 9 (10.98%) EIGRP
11 9 (10.98%) Junos
12 8 (9.76%) TCP/IP
13 7 (8.54%) Ethernet
14 6 (7.32%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.54%) SQL Server
1 7 (8.54%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (6.10%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (4.88%) MySQL
4 3 (3.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (3.66%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (3.66%) Cosmos DB
4 3 (3.66%) DB2
4 3 (3.66%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.66%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.22%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 22 (26.83%) Finance
2 17 (20.73%) Publishing
3 9 (10.98%) Retail
3 9 (10.98%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.44%) Automotive
4 2 (2.44%) Back Office
5 1 (1.22%) Games
5 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (37.80%) Architect
2 21 (25.61%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (18.29%) Network Engineer
4 12 (14.63%) Project Manager
5 11 (13.41%) DBA
6 8 (9.76%) Administrator
7 7 (8.54%) Network Architect
7 7 (8.54%) SQL DBA
7 7 (8.54%) Technical Manager
7 7 (8.54%) Technical Project Manager
8 6 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) Senior Network Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) IT Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Senior IT Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Team Leader
10 4 (4.88%) Network Team Leader
10 4 (4.88%) Technical Architect
11 3 (3.66%) Database Architect
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.05%) Data Centre
2 20 (24.39%) Self-Motivation
3 18 (21.95%) CMDB
4 17 (20.73%) Management Information System
5 8 (9.76%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (7.32%) Replication
7 5 (6.10%) AS400
7 5 (6.10%) PMI
7 5 (6.10%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (4.88%) Data Structures
9 3 (3.66%) Clustering
9 3 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (3.66%) Private Cloud
9 3 (3.66%) Public Cloud
10 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (2.44%) Virtual Team
11 1 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.85%) Linux
2 10 (12.20%) Windows
3 8 (9.76%) Windows Server
4 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (39.02%) Project Management
2 28 (34.15%) Presales
3 25 (30.49%) Continuous Improvement
4 22 (26.83%) PRINCE2
5 21 (25.61%) Technical Architecture
6 20 (24.39%) Customer Engagement
6 20 (24.39%) Due Diligence
7 19 (23.17%) ITIL
8 18 (21.95%) Computer Science
8 18 (21.95%) Data Protection
8 18 (21.95%) IT Strategy
8 18 (21.95%) Performance Tuning
8 18 (21.95%) Service Management
9 17 (20.73%) Business Development
9 17 (20.73%) Gantt Chart
9 17 (20.73%) IT Governance
9 17 (20.73%) ITIL V3
9 17 (20.73%) Line Management
9 17 (20.73%) Requirements Analysis
9 17 (20.73%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.63%) SQL
2 7 (8.54%) T-SQL
3 3 (3.66%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (26.83%) Cisco Certification
1 22 (26.83%) PMI Certification
1 22 (26.83%) PMP
2 19 (23.17%) CCNP
3 17 (20.73%) CEH
3 17 (20.73%) CISSP
3 17 (20.73%) CompTIA Security+
3 17 (20.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (20.73%) Degree
3 17 (20.73%) ISEB
4 7 (8.54%) CCDP
4 7 (8.54%) JNCIA
5 6 (7.32%) CCNA
6 4 (4.88%) JNCIS
7 3 (3.66%) CCIE
7 3 (3.66%) CCSP
7 3 (3.66%) JNCIE
7 3 (3.66%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.22%) OCP
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (30.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (20.73%) GDPR
2 17 (20.73%) GPG13
3 6 (7.32%) SLA
4 3 (3.66%) QA
5 1 (1.22%) PMO
System Software
1 22 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.32%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.22%) XenApp
3 1 (1.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) Cacti
1 3 (3.66%) FortiGate
1 3 (3.66%) Observium
2 1 (1.22%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 30 (36.59%) Cisco
2 22 (26.83%) VMware
3 21 (25.61%) CheckPoint
4 18 (21.95%) Citrix
5 17 (20.73%) EMC
5 17 (20.73%) NetApp
6 13 (15.85%) Juniper
7 10 (12.20%) Microsoft
8 7 (8.54%) F5
9 4 (4.88%) Blue Coat
9 4 (4.88%) Extreme Networks
9 4 (4.88%) Fortinet
9 4 (4.88%) Infoblox
9 4 (4.88%) Meraki
9 4 (4.88%) Nokia
9 4 (4.88%) Zscaler
10 3 (3.66%) BT
10 3 (3.66%) IBM
10 3 (3.66%) Oracle
10 3 (3.66%) Radware