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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capacity Planning
England / West Midlands
Rank 159 195 192
Rank change year-on-year +36 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Capacity Planning 51 42 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.08% 0.69% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 0.78% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 32 16 22
Median salary £41,250 £37,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.27% -5.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £29,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,985
% change year-on-year +5.55% +2.30%  

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 4242 5411 4223
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 89.95% 88.30% 83.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3435 4357 3519
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,341 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 24 March 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 24 March 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 +13 20 £42,500 +19.71% 2
Solihull -1 9 £34,000 +6.25% 1
Coventry +19 6 £29,500 -23.87% 3
Warwickshire +18 5 £50,000 +29.03% 1
West Bromwich - 3 £47,500 - 1
Walsall - 2 £32,500 -
Staffordshire +7 1 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Wolverhampton - 1 - -
Capacity Planning
England

Capacity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 49 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 47 (44.76%) ITIL
2 47 (44.76%) Windows
3 46 (43.81%) SQL
4 43 (40.95%) Cisco
5 41 (39.05%) Service Management
5 41 (39.05%) Data Centre
6 39 (37.14%) Service Delivery
7 38 (36.19%) Microsoft Azure
8 37 (35.24%) Performance Tuning
8 37 (35.24%) Finance
8 37 (35.24%) Linux
9 36 (34.29%) IBM
10 35 (33.33%) MS Excel
10 35 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 34 (32.38%) MySQL
11 34 (32.38%) VMware
12 33 (31.43%) DB2
13 32 (30.48%) Citrix
14 31 (29.52%) Retail
14 31 (29.52%) Analytical Skills
15 29 (27.62%) VMware Infrastructure
15 29 (27.62%) Amazon AWS
16 28 (26.67%) Juniper
17 27 (25.71%) Microsoft
17 27 (25.71%) Oracle
17 27 (25.71%) NetApp
18 26 (24.76%) Degree
19 25 (23.81%) SCOM
20 24 (22.86%) Project Management

Capacity Planning
Top Related 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 19 (18.10%) IIS
2 10 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.90%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (1.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.95%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.95%) nginx
5 1 (0.95%) WebSphere
Applications
1 35 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.81%) MS Office
3 2 (1.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (13.33%) assyst
2 2 (1.90%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.90%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (0.95%) MFGPRO
3 1 (0.95%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 38 (36.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (27.62%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (20.00%) IaaS
4 20 (19.05%) Amazon EC2
4 20 (19.05%) PaaS
5 7 (6.67%) Office 365
6 2 (1.90%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.19%) Firewall
2 13 (12.38%) TCP/IP
3 11 (10.48%) DNS
4 10 (9.52%) Network Security
4 10 (9.52%) OSPF
5 9 (8.57%) BGP
5 9 (8.57%) WAN
6 8 (7.62%) DHCP
6 8 (7.62%) HTTP
6 8 (7.62%) LAN
7 4 (3.81%) VPN
8 3 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (2.86%) FTP
8 3 (2.86%) SAN
8 3 (2.86%) SSH
9 2 (1.90%) EIGRP
9 2 (1.90%) RIP
9 2 (1.90%) SNMP
9 2 (1.90%) TACACS
9 2 (1.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 34 (32.38%) MySQL
3 33 (31.43%) DB2
4 17 (16.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (15.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (15.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (12.38%) Power BI
7 13 (12.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (4.76%) OLAP
8 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (1.90%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.90%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.90%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.95%) QlikView
10 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 14 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.95%) Git (software)
General
1 37 (35.24%) Finance
2 31 (29.52%) Retail
3 20 (19.05%) Publishing
4 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.90%) Back Office
5 2 (1.90%) Marketing
6 1 (0.95%) Legal
6 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (19.05%) Architect
2 17 (16.19%) DBA
2 17 (16.19%) Solutions Architect
2 17 (16.19%) SQL DBA
3 14 (13.33%) Data Centre Engineer
3 14 (13.33%) Monitoring Engineer
4 8 (7.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (6.67%) Administrator
5 7 (6.67%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 7 (6.67%) Security Engineer
5 7 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (6.67%) Senior Security Engineer
6 5 (4.76%) Operations Manager
6 5 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (3.81%) Citrix Engineer
7 4 (3.81%) Developer
7 4 (3.81%) IT Administrator
7 4 (3.81%) IT Systems Administrator
7 4 (3.81%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (2.86%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.86%) HTML
2 1 (0.95%) Ajax
2 1 (0.95%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.95%) EDI
2 1 (0.95%) Flash
2 1 (0.95%) Highcharts JS
2 1 (0.95%) jQuery
2 1 (0.95%) JSON
2 1 (0.95%) LAMP
2 1 (0.95%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (0.95%) Middleware
2 1 (0.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (0.95%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (0.95%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (39.05%) Data Centre
2 31 (29.52%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (21.90%) Computer Science
4 20 (19.05%) CMDB
5 8 (7.62%) Clustering
5 8 (7.62%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.86%) Replication
7 2 (1.90%) AS400
7 2 (1.90%) Fintech
7 2 (1.90%) iSeries
8 1 (0.95%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.95%) IBM XIV
8 1 (0.95%) Life Science
8 1 (0.95%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 47 (44.76%) Windows
2 37 (35.24%) Linux
3 24 (22.86%) Unix
4 22 (20.95%) Windows Server
5 5 (4.76%) VyOS
6 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.95%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (0.95%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.95%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (44.76%) ITIL
2 41 (39.05%) Service Management
3 39 (37.14%) Service Delivery
4 37 (35.24%) Performance Tuning
5 35 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 24 (22.86%) Project Management
7 23 (21.90%) Change Management
7 23 (21.90%) Performance Monitoring
7 23 (21.90%) Software Engineering
8 21 (20.00%) IT Strategy
8 21 (20.00%) PRINCE2
9 20 (19.05%) Gantt Chart
9 20 (19.05%) IT Governance
9 20 (19.05%) ITIL V3
9 20 (19.05%) Line Management
9 20 (19.05%) Presales
9 20 (19.05%) Requirements Analysis
9 20 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
9 20 (19.05%) TOGAF
9 20 (19.05%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 46 (43.81%) SQL
2 14 (13.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.90%) Java
3 2 (1.90%) Korn
4 1 (0.95%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.95%) PHP
4 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (24.76%) Degree
2 20 (19.05%) ISEB
2 20 (19.05%) PMI Certification
2 20 (19.05%) PMP
3 6 (5.71%) MCSE
3 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.81%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (2.86%) CCNP
5 3 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.86%) MCSA
5 3 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.90%) CISMP
7 1 (0.95%) CCDA
7 1 (0.95%) CCDP
7 1 (0.95%) CCNA
7 1 (0.95%) MCTS
7 1 (0.95%) NCDA
7 1 (0.95%) NCIE
7 1 (0.95%) NCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.86%) QA
2 2 (1.90%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (27.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (21.90%) Virtual Machines
3 20 (19.05%) Active Directory
4 5 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (4.76%) XenApp
5 4 (3.81%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.81%) NFS
6 2 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.90%) XenServer
7 1 (0.95%) GPFS
7 1 (0.95%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 25 (23.81%) SCOM
2 23 (21.90%) SCCM
3 20 (19.05%) SCVMM
4 19 (18.10%) Tivoli
5 4 (3.81%) EdgeSight
6 2 (1.90%) WMI
7 1 (0.95%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.95%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.95%) Nagios
7 1 (0.95%) NetApp OnCommand
7 1 (0.95%) SnapMirror
7 1 (0.95%) WSUS
Vendors
1 43 (40.95%) Cisco
2 36 (34.29%) IBM
3 34 (32.38%) VMware
4 32 (30.48%) Citrix
5 28 (26.67%) Juniper
6 27 (25.71%) Microsoft
6 27 (25.71%) NetApp
6 27 (25.71%) Oracle
7 23 (21.90%) HP
8 21 (20.00%) CheckPoint
9 20 (19.05%) BMC
9 20 (19.05%) EMC
10 5 (4.76%) Vyatta
11 3 (2.86%) F5
11 3 (2.86%) Sage
12 2 (1.90%) Dell
12 2 (1.90%) IronPort
12 2 (1.90%) JD Edwards
12 2 (1.90%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.90%) Sun
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West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
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Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Car All + Bonus
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Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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