The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SCADA in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 851 908 941
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +33
Permanent jobs citing SCADA 58 57 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.053% 0.061%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 45 43 63
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,154 £35,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £67,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £58,750 £41,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+43.29% +10.81%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
41812 43965 48725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.95% 40.68% 41.19%
Number of salaries quoted 33999 34780 39092
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SCADA
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SCADA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SCADA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCADA within the UK.

SCADA Salary Trend in the UK

SCADA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCADA over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 within the UK.

SCADA Salary Histogram in the UK

SCADA
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCADA within the UK 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
England +29 53 £55,000 +10.00% 12
South East +29 18 £72,500 +28.88% 2
London +41 17 £50,000 -23.07% 3
Oxfordshire - 11 £72,500 - 1
Oxford - 10 £72,500 - 1
South West +17 9 £55,000 -
Bristol - 5 £55,000 -
Surrey +4 4 £56,250 - 1
West Midlands -21 4 £31,500 -17.10%
Somerset - 4 £40,000 -
Taunton - 4 £40,000 -
Berkshire +12 3 £42,500 -29.16%
East Midlands +7 2 £25,000 -30.06% 5
Guildford -2 2 £71,000 +29.09% 1
Enfield - 2 £27,000 -
Derbyshire - 2 £25,000 - 4
City of London +50 1 £50,000 -13.04%
East of England +28 1 £45,000 +9.09%
Cheshire +25 1 £40,000 -
North West +17 1 £40,000 -27.27%
Reading +16 1 £34,500 -42.50%
Herefordshire +3 1 £30,000 -14.28%
Scotland -14 1 £52,500 +10.52%
Glasgow -22 1 £52,500 +40.00%
Cardiff - 1 £42,500 -
Coventry - 1 £62,500 -
Peterborough - 1 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £45,000 -
Wilmslow - 1 £40,000 -
Windsor - 1 - -

SCADA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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 with a requirement for SCADA.

1 30 (28.85%) Degree
2 29 (27.88%) Information Security
3 25 (24.04%) Windows
4 23 (22.12%) Microsoft
5 22 (21.15%) Security Cleared
6 20 (19.23%) Linux
7 19 (18.27%) Penetration Testing
7 19 (18.27%) CREST Certified
8 17 (16.35%) Cybersecurity
8 17 (16.35%) SQL
8 17 (16.35%) Manufacturing
9 16 (15.38%) Project Management
9 16 (15.38%) Python
10 15 (14.42%) SQL Server
10 15 (14.42%) Finance
10 15 (14.42%) Mentoring
11 14 (13.46%) Management Information System
11 14 (13.46%) GIAC
12 13 (12.50%) Unix
12 13 (12.50%) C#
12 13 (12.50%) Mathematics
12 13 (12.50%) Data Acquisition
13 12 (11.54%) Embedded Systems
13 12 (11.54%) .NET
13 12 (11.54%) SAP
13 12 (11.54%) ITIL
14 11 (10.58%) MCP
14 11 (10.58%) CISSP
14 11 (10.58%) Business Development
14 11 (10.58%) Reverse Engineering

SCADA
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.73%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (6.73%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2000
3 4 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.92%) WinCC
Applications
1 10 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 7 (6.73%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (5.77%) Wireless
4 5 (4.81%) Firewall
5 4 (3.85%) DHCP
5 4 (3.85%) DNS
5 4 (3.85%) NAS
5 4 (3.85%) SAN
6 3 (2.88%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.92%) Modbus
7 2 (1.92%) Network Security
8 1 (0.96%) DWDM
8 1 (0.96%) GSM
8 1 (0.96%) LAN
8 1 (0.96%) MPLS
8 1 (0.96%) TETRA
8 1 (0.96%) VoIP
8 1 (0.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.42%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.65%) GIS
2 9 (8.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (5.77%) Big Data
3 6 (5.77%) DataStage
3 6 (5.77%) IBM InfoSphere
3 6 (5.77%) NoSQL
3 6 (5.77%) QualityStage
4 4 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.92%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.92%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.92%) SAP HANA
5 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (16.35%) Manufacturing
2 15 (14.42%) Finance
3 8 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.73%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (6.73%) Retail
5 3 (2.88%) Publishing
6 2 (1.92%) Automotive
6 2 (1.92%) Local Government
7 1 (0.96%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.96%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.96%) Marketing
7 1 (0.96%) Military
7 1 (0.96%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 21 (20.19%) Analyst
2 13 (12.50%) Consultant
3 8 (7.69%) Penetration Tester
3 8 (7.69%) Tester
4 7 (6.73%) Data Analyst
4 7 (6.73%) Security Analyst
5 6 (5.77%) Architect
6 5 (4.81%) Applications Engineer
6 5 (4.81%) SCADA Consultant
6 5 (4.81%) Technical Architect
7 4 (3.85%) Information Analyst
7 4 (3.85%) Information Security Analyst
7 4 (3.85%) PLC Programmer
7 4 (3.85%) Programmer
7 4 (3.85%) Software Consultant
7 4 (3.85%) Technical Leader
8 3 (2.88%) IT Consultant
8 3 (2.88%) Junior
8 3 (2.88%) Project Manager
8 3 (2.88%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.54%) .NET
2 7 (6.73%) Web Services
3 3 (2.88%) WCF
3 3 (2.88%) WPF
4 2 (1.92%) ODBC
4 2 (1.92%) SAP Fiori
4 2 (1.92%) SAPUI5
4 2 (1.92%) Silverlight
4 2 (1.92%) WF
4 2 (1.92%) XML
5 1 (0.96%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.96%) ADO.NET
5 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.96%) jQuery
5 1 (0.96%) NHibernate
5 1 (0.96%) REST
5 1 (0.96%) SOAP
5 1 (0.96%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.46%) Management Information System
2 13 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 12 (11.54%) Embedded Systems
4 11 (10.58%) Cyber Attack
5 10 (9.62%) Smart Meter
6 9 (8.65%) Mobile App
7 7 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (5.77%) Cybercrime
8 6 (5.77%) Data Extraction
8 6 (5.77%) Data Structures
9 4 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (3.85%) Driving Licence
10 3 (2.88%) CCTV
10 3 (2.88%) Data Centre
10 3 (2.88%) iPad
11 2 (1.92%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.92%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.96%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.96%) Physics
12 1 (0.96%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 25 (24.04%) Windows
2 20 (19.23%) Linux
3 13 (12.50%) Unix
4 7 (6.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (6.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.85%) Windows 2000
6 3 (2.88%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.92%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (27.88%) Information Security
2 19 (18.27%) Penetration Testing
3 17 (16.35%) Cybersecurity
4 16 (15.38%) Project Management
5 15 (14.42%) Mentoring
6 13 (12.50%) Data Acquisition
7 12 (11.54%) ITIL
8 11 (10.58%) Business Development
8 11 (10.58%) Digital Forensics
8 11 (10.58%) Malware Analysis
8 11 (10.58%) Network Monitoring
8 11 (10.58%) Reverse Engineering
9 8 (7.69%) Data Management
9 8 (7.69%) SOA
9 8 (7.69%) TOGAF
9 8 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 7 (6.73%) Data Modelling
10 7 (6.73%) Information Management
10 7 (6.73%) Line Management
11 6 (5.77%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 17 (16.35%) SQL
2 16 (15.38%) Python
3 13 (12.50%) C#
4 10 (9.62%) C
4 10 (9.62%) C++
4 10 (9.62%) Java
5 9 (8.65%) Perl
5 9 (8.65%) Ruby
6 6 (5.77%) R
7 4 (3.85%) PHP
7 4 (3.85%) Shell Script
7 4 (3.85%) VB
7 4 (3.85%) VBA
8 2 (1.92%) Embedded C++
8 2 (1.92%) VBScript
9 1 (0.96%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 30 (28.85%) Degree
2 22 (21.15%) Security Cleared
3 19 (18.27%) CREST Certified
4 14 (13.46%) GIAC
5 11 (10.58%) CISSP
5 11 (10.58%) GREM
5 11 (10.58%) MCP
6 10 (9.62%) DV Cleared
7 9 (8.65%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (6.73%) OSCP
8 7 (6.73%) SC Cleared
9 5 (4.81%) CCNP
10 4 (3.85%) CHECK Team Member
10 4 (3.85%) CISM
10 4 (3.85%) VCP4
10 4 (3.85%) VCP5
10 4 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (2.88%) CLAS
11 3 (2.88%) SANS
11 3 (2.88%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.77%) COBIT
2 3 (2.88%) SLA
3 2 (1.92%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.96%) ISO22301
4 1 (0.96%) ISO27005
4 1 (0.96%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.85%) Forefront TMG
2 4 (3.85%) UAG
2 4 (3.85%) vCloud
2 4 (3.85%) VMware ESX
2 4 (3.85%) vSphere
3 3 (2.88%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.96%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (3.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 4 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (3.85%) SCCM
1 4 (3.85%) SCOM
2 1 (0.96%) MOM
Vendors
1 23 (22.12%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.54%) SAP
3 10 (9.62%) Sun
3 10 (9.62%) Wonderware
4 9 (8.65%) Siemens
5 8 (7.69%) VMware
6 6 (5.77%) ESRI
7 5 (4.81%) Cisco
8 4 (3.85%) 3PAR
8 4 (3.85%) Dell
8 4 (3.85%) EMC
8 4 (3.85%) HP
8 4 (3.85%) Intel Security
8 4 (3.85%) NetApp
8 4 (3.85%) Sophos
9 3 (2.88%) Rockwell
10 2 (1.92%) Cognizant
10 2 (1.92%) Oracle
11 1 (0.96%) Ericsson
11 1 (0.96%) Kronos
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum
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Salary: £70000 - £73000 per annum + Benefits
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