The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SCADA in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCADA over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
Rank 904 890 894
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +4
Permanent jobs citing SCADA 47 51 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.049% 0.053%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 43 42 45
Average salary £46,500 £43,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.13% +4.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £38,000 £29,719
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £59,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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
43136 42020 41991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.50% 40.19% 40.75%
Number of salaries quoted 34627 33971 32737
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SCADA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCADA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCADA within the UK over the 3 months to 5 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
England -2 34 £44,000 +2.32% 13
Reading +12 6 £42,000 -44.00%
East of England +8 6 £45,000 -
Berkshire +7 6 £42,000 -44.00%
London +1 6 £67,500 +56.97% 4
East Midlands +1 6 £38,625 -14.16% 2
South East -14 6 £42,000 -16.00% 1
North West +9 5 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Cambridgeshire +3 5 £45,000 -
Scotland +2 5 £41,250 -25.00%
Peterborough - 5 £45,000 -
Cheshire +17 4 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Glasgow -8 4 £41,250 -
City of London +58 3 £67,500 -
Leicestershire -4 3 £42,000 -6.66%
Derbyshire - 3 £26,000 - 2
South West - 3 £53,250 - 1
Warwickshire -26 2 £36,750 -3.28%
West Midlands -28 2 £36,750 -3.28% 2
Crewe - 2 £37,500 -
Derby - 2 £36,750 - 2
Nuneaton - 2 £36,750 -
Edinburgh +7 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £60,000 -
Swindon - 1 - -
Tewkesbury - 1 £46,500 -
Stevenage - 1 £60,000 -
Wilmslow - 1 £42,500 - 2
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £60,000 -

SCADA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 39 (32.23%) Degree
2 27 (22.31%) PRINCE2
2 27 (22.31%) Telecoms
3 21 (17.36%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (16.53%) Mathematics
5 19 (15.70%) Electronics
5 19 (15.70%) CCTV
5 19 (15.70%) Project Management
6 17 (14.05%) ITIL
6 17 (14.05%) Driving Licence
7 16 (13.22%) Modbus
8 14 (11.57%) CISSP
8 14 (11.57%) Smart Meter
8 14 (11.57%) Embedded Systems
9 13 (10.74%) Cybersecurity
9 13 (10.74%) Windows
9 13 (10.74%) C
9 13 (10.74%) SQL
9 13 (10.74%) Microsoft
10 12 (9.92%) Ethernet
10 12 (9.92%) SAP
10 12 (9.92%) Software Engineering
11 11 (9.09%) Presales
11 11 (9.09%) Firewall
11 11 (9.09%) Oracle
11 11 (9.09%) TCP/IP
12 10 (8.26%) GIS
12 10 (8.26%) Information Security
12 10 (8.26%) Security Cleared
13 9 (7.44%) Maximo

SCADA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 8 (6.61%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.83%) CMS
2 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.83%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (7.44%) MS Office
2 8 (6.61%) MS Project
3 2 (1.65%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.83%) Doxygen
4 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.83%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 9 (7.44%) Maximo
2 8 (6.61%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (3.31%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.22%) Modbus
2 12 (9.92%) Ethernet
3 11 (9.09%) Firewall
3 11 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 9 (7.44%) GPRS
4 9 (7.44%) GSM
4 9 (7.44%) PSTN
5 8 (6.61%) SAN
6 3 (2.48%) Network Security
7 2 (1.65%) SDH
8 1 (0.83%) DHCP
8 1 (0.83%) DNS
8 1 (0.83%) LAN
8 1 (0.83%) NAS
8 1 (0.83%) WAN
8 1 (0.83%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.26%) GIS
2 7 (5.79%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.96%) Big Data
3 6 (4.96%) DataStage
3 6 (4.96%) IBM InfoSphere
3 6 (4.96%) NoSQL
3 6 (4.96%) QualityStage
4 4 (3.31%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.31%) SAP HANA
4 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.48%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.48%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.48%) NUnit
2 2 (1.65%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.83%) CppUnit
3 1 (0.83%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (22.31%) Telecoms
2 19 (15.70%) Electronics
3 9 (7.44%) Manufacturing
4 8 (6.61%) Finance
5 7 (5.79%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (4.96%) Retail
7 2 (1.65%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.65%) Avionics
7 2 (1.65%) Publishing
8 1 (0.83%) Automotive
8 1 (0.83%) French Language
8 1 (0.83%) German Language
8 1 (0.83%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 25 (20.66%) Project Manager
2 18 (14.88%) Technical Manager
2 18 (14.88%) Technical Project Manager
3 16 (13.22%) Systems Engineer
4 12 (9.92%) Analyst
4 12 (9.92%) SCADA Engineer
4 12 (9.92%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 9 (7.44%) Consultant
5 9 (7.44%) Security Specialist
6 8 (6.61%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 7 (5.79%) Infrastructure Manager
7 7 (5.79%) Infrastructure Test Manager
7 7 (5.79%) Software Engineer
7 7 (5.79%) Test Manager
8 6 (4.96%) Architect
8 6 (4.96%) Data Analyst
8 6 (4.96%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
8 6 (4.96%) Programme Manager
8 6 (4.96%) Programme Test Manager
8 6 (4.96%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.31%) SAP Fiori
1 4 (3.31%) SAPUI5
2 3 (2.48%) .NET
2 3 (2.48%) ODBC
2 3 (2.48%) SOAP
2 3 (2.48%) XML
3 2 (1.65%) RESTful
3 2 (1.65%) WCF
4 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.83%) Web Services
4 1 (0.83%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.36%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (16.53%) Mathematics
3 19 (15.70%) CCTV
4 17 (14.05%) Driving Licence
5 14 (11.57%) Embedded Systems
5 14 (11.57%) Smart Meter
6 7 (5.79%) Digital Media
6 7 (5.79%) Management Information System
6 7 (5.79%) Mobile App
7 6 (4.96%) Data Extraction
7 6 (4.96%) Data Structures
8 3 (2.48%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.48%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.65%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.83%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.83%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.83%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.83%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.83%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.74%) Windows
2 8 (6.61%) Linux
3 7 (5.79%) AIX
4 3 (2.48%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (2.48%) Unix
4 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.65%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.83%) CentOS
6 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (22.31%) PRINCE2
2 19 (15.70%) Project Management
3 17 (14.05%) ITIL
4 13 (10.74%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (9.92%) Software Engineering
6 11 (9.09%) Presales
7 10 (8.26%) Information Security
8 9 (7.44%) Data Management
9 7 (5.79%) Information Management
9 7 (5.79%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 7 (5.79%) Test Management
10 6 (4.96%) Business Development
10 6 (4.96%) Data Analysis
10 6 (4.96%) Data Cleansing
10 6 (4.96%) Data Modelling
10 6 (4.96%) ETL
10 6 (4.96%) Kimball Methodology
10 6 (4.96%) Security Testing
11 5 (4.13%) SOA
11 5 (4.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.74%) C
1 13 (10.74%) SQL
2 8 (6.61%) C++
3 7 (5.79%) Python
4 6 (4.96%) R
5 5 (4.13%) C#
5 5 (4.13%) VB
6 4 (3.31%) Java
7 3 (2.48%) Embedded C++
7 3 (2.48%) VBA
8 2 (1.65%) VBScript
9 1 (0.83%) Ada
9 1 (0.83%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.83%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.83%) Perl
9 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (32.23%) Degree
2 14 (11.57%) CISSP
3 10 (8.26%) Security Cleared
4 9 (7.44%) CISA
4 9 (7.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (6.61%) SC Cleared
6 6 (4.96%) CISM
6 6 (4.96%) MCSA
6 6 (4.96%) MCSE
6 6 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (4.13%) DBS Check
8 4 (3.31%) SAP Certification
9 2 (1.65%) CCDP
9 2 (1.65%) CCNP
9 2 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.65%) HNC
9 2 (1.65%) HND
10 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.83%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.13%) COBIT
3 4 (3.31%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.48%) SLA
5 2 (1.65%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.65%) ISO27002
5 2 (1.65%) TickIT
6 1 (0.83%) Def Stans
System Software
1 8 (6.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.83%) Firmware
2 1 (0.83%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (0.83%) UAG
2 1 (0.83%) vCloud
2 1 (0.83%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (5.79%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.83%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.83%) SCCM
2 1 (0.83%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (10.74%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.92%) SAP
3 11 (9.09%) Oracle
4 9 (7.44%) VMware
5 8 (6.61%) HP
5 8 (6.61%) IBM
5 8 (6.61%) Syclo
5 8 (6.61%) webMethods
5 8 (6.61%) Wonderware
6 7 (5.79%) Siemens
7 6 (4.96%) ESRI
8 1 (0.83%) Allen-Bradley
8 1 (0.83%) Cisco
8 1 (0.83%) Dell
8 1 (0.83%) EMC
8 1 (0.83%) McAfee
8 1 (0.83%) NetApp
8 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.83%) Sony
8 1 (0.83%) Sophos
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