The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SCADA in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCADA over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
Rank 121 - 125
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SCADA 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.11% - 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% - 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £41,250 - £39,000
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 - £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +21.42%
SCADA
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
651 557 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 35.77% 35.12% 33.42%
Number of salaries quoted 528 388 477
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SCADA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCADA across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

SCADA Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SCADA
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCADA across the Cheshire region.

SCADA Salary Trend in Cheshire

SCADA
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCADA within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 1 £45,000 -
Crewe - 1 £37,500 -
SCADA
North West

SCADA
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing SCADA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SCADA.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) VCP4
2 1 (50.00%) GStreamer
2 1 (50.00%) Modbus
2 1 (50.00%) Profibus
2 1 (50.00%) WinCC
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) Siemens

SCADA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing SCADA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SCADA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) WinCC
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) Modbus
1 1 (50.00%) Profibus
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Design Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PLC Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) SCADA Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) PLC SCADA Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) GStreamer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) VCP4
2 1 (50.00%) HND
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Siemens