The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SCADA in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCADA over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
Rank - 187 182
Permanent jobs citing SCADA 0 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.075% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.23% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 8
Average salary - £52,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +69.35%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1312 1323 1357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 34.75% 33.16% 33.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1071 1044 1161
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £34,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +4.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SCADA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SCADA Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SCADA
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

SCADA Salary Trend in Manchester

SCADA
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WLAN
1 4 (100.00%) Security Management
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 4 (100.00%) CESG
1 4 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (100.00%) JSP 440
1 4 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 4 (100.00%) Network Management
1 4 (100.00%) Cyber Security

SCADA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WLAN
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (100.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) Security Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) Cyber Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Security Management
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 4 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 4 (100.00%) Network Management
1 4 (100.00%) Cyber Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (100.00%) JSP 440