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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
UK
Rank 818 870 884
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +14
Permanent jobs citing SCADA 33 48 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.049% 0.055%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.097% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 30 43 44
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +10.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £37,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,300 £100,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +5.88%

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
34148 42304 42679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.50% 42.77% 40.52%
Number of salaries quoted 27845 33900 34606
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 23 January 2017 within the UK.

SCADA Salary Histogram in the UK

SCADA
Top 24 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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +68 25 £55,000 +22.22% 9
London +55 10 £58,750 -12.96% 4
Scotland +23 7 £40,750 -14.21% 1
Glasgow +22 4 £43,000 -9.47% 1
East of England +20 4 £55,000 +22.22%
Hertfordshire - 4 £55,000 -
Wiltshire +21 3 £65,000 -
Swindon +15 3 £65,000 -
South West +13 3 £65,000 +22.06%
Edinburgh +9 3 £40,000 -
North West -14 3 £37,500 -7.97%
St Albans - 3 £55,000 -
Cheshire +9 2 - -
East Midlands +3 2 £52,500 +17.31% 1
Leicestershire -8 2 £52,500 +25.00%
Leicester - 2 £52,500 -
Warrington - 2 - -
South East +59 1 £52,500 +32.07%
Hampshire +16 1 £52,500 +40.00%
West Midlands +1 1 £37,500 -21.05% 3
Manchester -20 1 £37,500 -
Portsmouth - 1 £52,500 -
Potters Bar - 1 £55,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £37,500 -

SCADA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 19 (23.46%) Manufacturing
2 17 (20.99%) Degree
3 15 (18.52%) Windows
4 14 (17.28%) Software Engineering
5 12 (14.81%) Java
6 11 (13.58%) SAP
7 10 (12.35%) Scrum
7 10 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (12.35%) Driving Licence
8 9 (11.11%) SAP Fiori
8 9 (11.11%) SAP PM
8 9 (11.11%) Robotics
8 9 (11.11%) Mathematics
8 9 (11.11%) Physics
8 9 (11.11%) Computer Science
8 9 (11.11%) Project Planning
8 9 (11.11%) SAP HANA
8 9 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (11.11%) GIS
8 9 (11.11%) Project Management
8 9 (11.11%) Postgraduate
8 9 (11.11%) HTML
8 9 (11.11%) SAP Certification
9 8 (9.88%) SQL
9 8 (9.88%) Oracle
9 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
9 8 (9.88%) Waterfall
10 7 (8.64%) Network Security
10 7 (8.64%) Linux
10 7 (8.64%) Firewall

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 2 (2.47%) JBoss
1 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.23%) MS Office
1 1 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (11.11%) SAP PM
2 5 (6.17%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (4.94%) Maximo
4 2 (2.47%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (2.47%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) IaaS
1 4 (4.94%) PaaS
2 2 (2.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.64%) Firewall
1 7 (8.64%) Network Security
2 4 (4.94%) Internet
2 4 (4.94%) LAN
2 4 (4.94%) RS-485
3 3 (3.70%) WAN
3 3 (3.70%) Wireless
4 2 (2.47%) HTTP
4 2 (2.47%) SAN
4 2 (2.47%) Unified Communications
4 2 (2.47%) WLAN
5 1 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.23%) GSM
5 1 (1.23%) IPsec
5 1 (1.23%) POP3
5 1 (1.23%) S/MIME
5 1 (1.23%) SMTP
5 1 (1.23%) SSL
5 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.11%) GIS
1 9 (11.11%) SAP HANA
2 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.17%) MySQL
4 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.47%) Big Data
5 2 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Jenkins
1 4 (4.94%) JUnit
1 4 (4.94%) Selenium
1 4 (4.94%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.47%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.47%) Maven
4 1 (1.23%) Gradle
4 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (23.46%) Manufacturing
2 5 (6.17%) Marketing
2 5 (6.17%) Retail
3 4 (4.94%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.70%) Finance
5 2 (2.47%) Electronics
6 1 (1.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (19.75%) Consultant
2 11 (13.58%) Analyst
2 11 (13.58%) Software Engineer
3 9 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
3 9 (11.11%) SAP MM Consultant
3 9 (11.11%) SAP PM Consultant
4 6 (7.41%) Automation Engineer
4 6 (7.41%) Developer
4 6 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (6.17%) Business Analyst
5 5 (6.17%) Control Systems Engineer
5 5 (6.17%) IT Consultant
5 5 (6.17%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (6.17%) Systems Manager
6 4 (4.94%) Engineering Manager
6 4 (4.94%) Java Developer
6 4 (4.94%) SCADA Engineer
6 4 (4.94%) Security Analyst
6 4 (4.94%) Web Applications Engineer
6 4 (4.94%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.11%) HTML
1 9 (11.11%) SAP Fiori
2 6 (7.41%) .NET
3 5 (6.17%) SAPUI5
4 4 (4.94%) CSS
4 4 (4.94%) Hibernate
4 4 (4.94%) Spring
5 3 (3.70%) J2EE
5 3 (3.70%) Spring MVC
6 2 (2.47%) Java EE
6 2 (2.47%) JSP
6 2 (2.47%) RESTful
6 2 (2.47%) Servlets
6 2 (2.47%) SOAP
7 1 (1.23%) Ajax
7 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.23%) Doctrine
7 1 (1.23%) J2SE
7 1 (1.23%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.23%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Driving Licence
2 9 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 9 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 9 (11.11%) Physics
2 9 (11.11%) Robotics
3 4 (4.94%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.70%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.47%) CESG
5 2 (2.47%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (2.47%) Internet of Things
5 2 (2.47%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (2.47%) Social Media
6 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.23%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.23%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.52%) Windows
2 7 (8.64%) Linux
3 4 (4.94%) Unix
3 4 (4.94%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.47%) AIX
4 2 (2.47%) Android
4 2 (2.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.28%) Software Engineering
2 10 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (12.35%) Scrum
3 9 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (11.11%) Project Management
3 9 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 8 (9.88%) Waterfall
5 6 (7.41%) ERP
5 6 (7.41%) Information Security
5 6 (7.41%) Logistics
5 6 (7.41%) SDLC
6 5 (6.17%) Business Analysis
6 5 (6.17%) Change Management
6 5 (6.17%) ITIL
6 5 (6.17%) Supply Chain Management
7 4 (4.94%) Incident Management
7 4 (4.94%) MVC
7 4 (4.94%) OO
7 4 (4.94%) PRINCE
7 4 (4.94%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.81%) Java
2 8 (9.88%) SQL
3 5 (6.17%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.70%) C#
4 3 (3.70%) C++
4 3 (3.70%) Python
5 2 (2.47%) C
5 2 (2.47%) Perl
5 2 (2.47%) Ruby
5 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (20.99%) Degree
2 9 (11.11%) Postgraduate
2 9 (11.11%) SAP Certification
3 5 (6.17%) CISSP
4 4 (4.94%) CISM
5 3 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.70%) HND
5 3 (3.70%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.70%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.47%) CCNA
6 2 (2.47%) CCNP
6 2 (2.47%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (2.47%) CHECK Team Member
6 2 (2.47%) CISA
6 2 (2.47%) CLAS
6 2 (2.47%) CREST Certified
6 2 (2.47%) CRISC
6 2 (2.47%) Cyber Scheme
6 2 (2.47%) OSCP
6 2 (2.47%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.70%) ISO27002
3 2 (2.47%) GDPR
3 2 (2.47%) ISO27005
3 2 (2.47%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.23%) GMP
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.23%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (1.23%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (2.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (13.58%) SAP
2 8 (9.88%) Oracle
3 5 (6.17%) Citrix
3 5 (6.17%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.94%) Cisco
4 4 (4.94%) DevExpress
4 4 (4.94%) Siemens
4 4 (4.94%) VMware
5 3 (3.70%) CheckPoint
5 3 (3.70%) JD Edwards
5 3 (3.70%) Qualys
5 3 (3.70%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.47%) Epicor
6 2 (2.47%) HP
6 2 (2.47%) IBM
6 2 (2.47%) Rockwell
6 2 (2.47%) Saba
6 2 (2.47%) Sun
6 2 (2.47%) Syclo
6 2 (2.47%) webMethods
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Posted: 4 days ago
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