The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SCADA in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCADA over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
Rank 160 146 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing SCADA 1 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.035% 0.33% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.085% 0.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
UK excluding London median salary £58,750 £41,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+43.29% +10.81%
SCADA
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1173 1133 1245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 41.26% 37.16% 32.39%
Number of salaries quoted 599 705 803
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SCADA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing SCADA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

SCADA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SCADA
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

SCADA Salary Trend in Scotland

SCADA
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCADA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Glasgow -22 1 £52,500 +40.00%
SCADA
UK

SCADA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing SCADA 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SCADA.

1 4 (57.14%) CISSP
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Security Auditing
3 2 (28.57%) COBIT
3 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Publishing
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) CISA
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
4 1 (14.29%) Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (14.29%) CISM
4 1 (14.29%) Siemens
4 1 (14.29%) BPR
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Cryptography
4 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis

SCADA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (28.57%) Publishing
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) IT Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) IT Security Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Security Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Architect
2 1 (14.29%) PLC Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) PLC SCADA Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) SCADA Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Cryptography
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Security Auditing
4 1 (14.29%) BPR
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) CISA
3 1 (14.29%) CISM
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) COBIT
2 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Allen-Bradley
1 1 (14.29%) Siemens