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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCADA over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
Rank 158 157 160
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing SCADA 5 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% 0.097% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 0.27% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 7
Average salary £41,250 £55,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +69.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £55,000 £30,798
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £55,000 £46,300
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +2.40%
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
1349 1124 1220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.67% 36.53% 36.47%
Number of salaries quoted 800 671 730
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SCADA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCADA across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCADA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
Glasgow -17 4 £41,250 - 1
Edinburgh +7 1 - -
SCADA
UK

SCADA
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (80.00%) CISSP
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Security Auditing
3 2 (40.00%) COBIT
3 2 (40.00%) Publishing
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) CISA
4 1 (20.00%) CISM
4 1 (20.00%) Siemens
4 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (20.00%) Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (20.00%) Allen-Bradley
4 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS

SCADA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (20.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (40.00%) Publishing
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) IT Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) IT Security Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Architect
2 1 (20.00%) PLC Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) PLC SCADA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SCADA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Security Auditing
4 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) CISA
3 1 (20.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) COBIT
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Allen-Bradley
1 1 (20.00%) Siemens
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