The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SCADA in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCADA over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
Rank 229 213 214
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Permanent jobs citing SCADA 6 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.098% 0.020% 0.071%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.065% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +12.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
SCADA
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1656 1548 1569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.18% 30.57% 27.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1320 1288 1341
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

SCADA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SCADA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SCADA
Salary Trend in the South West

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

SCADA Salary Trend in the South West

SCADA
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCADA within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
Gloucestershire - 3 £42,500 - 1
Wiltshire - 2 £45,000 - 3
Dorset -5 1 £42,500 -
SCADA
England

SCADA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Cyber Security
3 4 (40.00%) Network Security
3 4 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) C
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) Cryptography
4 3 (30.00%) Device Driver
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) IPsec
4 3 (30.00%) C++
4 3 (30.00%) Assembly Language
4 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) UML
4 3 (30.00%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) SNMP
4 3 (30.00%) VPN
4 3 (30.00%) SSL
4 3 (30.00%) IPv4
4 3 (30.00%) IPv6
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Wireshark
4 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Multithreading
4 3 (30.00%) Information Assurance
4 3 (30.00%) tcpdump
4 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring

SCADA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 (10.00%) WinCC
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Network Security
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) IPsec
2 3 (30.00%) SNMP
2 3 (30.00%) VPN
2 3 (30.00%) SSL
2 3 (30.00%) IPv4
2 3 (30.00%) IPv6
2 3 (30.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (30.00%) tcpdump
3 2 (20.00%) Modbus
4 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (10.00%) Profibus
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Principal Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Principal Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Cryptography
1 3 (30.00%) Device Driver
2 2 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 4 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (30.00%) UML
3 3 (30.00%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (30.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (30.00%) Information Assurance
3 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (20.00%) Network Design
5 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C
2 3 (30.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (10.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) EMC
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Somerset
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucestershire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, health care, negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £400000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Salary: £36000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Chippenham
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Clevedon
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago