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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
Rank 869 932 921
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -11
Permanent jobs citing SCADA 46 36 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.033% 0.061%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.079% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 30 23 46
Median salary £61,250 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £33,200 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £66,500 £55,451
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £43,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+42.85% +25.00%

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
40575 45671 47723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.37% 41.57% 40.52%
Number of salaries quoted 33105 36261 37768
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 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,000
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 July 2016 within the UK.

SCADA Salary Histogram in the UK

SCADA
Top 26 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 July 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 +62 44 £60,000 +33.33% 16
South East +35 17 £72,500 +61.11% 3
London +54 16 £52,500 -22.22% 4
Hampshire +8 8 £80,000 +88.23% 2
Oxford - 5 £72,500 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £72,500 -
South West - 5 £40,000 - 3
Somerset - 4 £40,000 -
Taunton - 4 £40,000 -
City of London +65 3 £52,500 -22.22% 2
West Midlands -10 3 £50,000 -6.97% 1
Yorkshire +24 2 - -
Middlesex +10 2 £52,500 -26.31%
Berkshire +9 2 £60,000 -
Farnborough - 2 £80,000 -
Leeds - 2 - -
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Reading +13 1 £60,000 -
East Midlands +6 1 £25,000 -20.63% 1
Scotland +5 1 - -
Coventry +1 1 £62,500 +31.57% 1
Glasgow -6 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £37,500 -
Bristol - 1 £46,000 - 2
Warwick - 1 £37,500 -
Derbyshire - 1 £25,000 - 1

SCADA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 32 (29.91%) Information Security
2 30 (28.04%) Windows
3 28 (26.17%) Penetration Testing
3 28 (26.17%) Degree
4 27 (25.23%) Cybersecurity
5 26 (24.30%) Security Cleared
6 24 (22.43%) Microsoft
6 24 (22.43%) CREST Certified
7 21 (19.63%) Finance
8 19 (17.76%) Manufacturing
8 19 (17.76%) Project Management
9 18 (16.82%) Mentoring
10 16 (14.95%) Linux
10 16 (14.95%) Malware Analysis
11 15 (14.02%) Cyber Attack
12 14 (13.08%) GIAC
12 14 (13.08%) SQL Server
12 14 (13.08%) Unix
13 13 (12.15%) C#
13 13 (12.15%) Management Information System
14 12 (11.21%) SQL
14 12 (11.21%) Sun
14 12 (11.21%) Cisco Certification
14 12 (11.21%) Mathematics
15 11 (10.28%) SC Cleared
15 11 (10.28%) Digital Forensics
15 11 (10.28%) Reverse Engineering
15 11 (10.28%) Perl
15 11 (10.28%) .NET
15 11 (10.28%) ITIL

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 9 (8.41%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (5.61%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.67%) IIS
4 3 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2000
4 3 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.80%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.80%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.87%) WinCC
Applications
1 10 (9.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.87%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.54%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (5.61%) Network Security
3 5 (4.67%) Firewall
3 5 (4.67%) Wireless
4 4 (3.74%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.74%) VPN
5 3 (2.80%) DHCP
5 3 (2.80%) DNS
5 3 (2.80%) NAS
5 3 (2.80%) SAN
6 2 (1.87%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.93%) DWDM
7 1 (0.93%) GSM
7 1 (0.93%) MPLS
7 1 (0.93%) Profibus
7 1 (0.93%) TETRA
7 1 (0.93%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.08%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.80%) GIS
4 2 (1.87%) Big Data
4 2 (1.87%) DataStage
4 2 (1.87%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (1.87%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.87%) QualityStage
4 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.93%) MySQL
5 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (19.63%) Finance
2 19 (17.76%) Manufacturing
3 10 (9.35%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (4.67%) Aerospace
4 5 (4.67%) Military
5 3 (2.80%) Retail
6 2 (1.87%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.87%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.87%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.93%) Automotive
7 1 (0.93%) Back Office
7 1 (0.93%) Local Government
7 1 (0.93%) Marketing
7 1 (0.93%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (15.89%) Consultant
2 15 (14.02%) Analyst
3 9 (8.41%) SCADA Consultant
3 9 (8.41%) Security Consultant
4 8 (7.48%) Penetration Tester
4 8 (7.48%) Tester
5 7 (6.54%) Security Analyst
6 5 (4.67%) Architect
6 5 (4.67%) Information Analyst
6 5 (4.67%) Information Security Analyst
6 5 (4.67%) Project Manager
7 4 (3.74%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 4 (3.74%) SOC Consultant
7 4 (3.74%) Software Consultant
7 4 (3.74%) Technical Architect
7 4 (3.74%) Technical Leader
8 3 (2.80%) Data Analyst
8 3 (2.80%) Project Engineer
8 3 (2.80%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (2.80%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.28%) .NET
2 7 (6.54%) Web Services
3 3 (2.80%) WCF
3 3 (2.80%) WPF
4 2 (1.87%) Silverlight
4 2 (1.87%) WF
4 2 (1.87%) XML
5 1 (0.93%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.93%) ADO.NET
5 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.93%) jQuery
5 1 (0.93%) NHibernate
5 1 (0.93%) REST
5 1 (0.93%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.93%) SOAP
5 1 (0.93%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.02%) Cyber Attack
2 13 (12.15%) Management Information System
3 12 (11.21%) Mathematics
4 11 (10.28%) Cybercrime
4 11 (10.28%) Embedded Systems
5 9 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.67%) Cyberthreat
6 5 (4.67%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (4.67%) Mobile App
6 5 (4.67%) Smart Meter
7 4 (3.74%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (2.80%) CCTV
8 3 (2.80%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.80%) iPad
9 2 (1.87%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.87%) Data Extraction
9 2 (1.87%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.87%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.87%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.87%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 30 (28.04%) Windows
2 16 (14.95%) Linux
3 14 (13.08%) Unix
4 8 (7.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (5.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.74%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.80%) Windows 2000
7 3 (2.80%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (29.91%) Information Security
2 28 (26.17%) Penetration Testing
3 27 (25.23%) Cybersecurity
4 19 (17.76%) Project Management
5 18 (16.82%) Mentoring
6 16 (14.95%) Malware Analysis
7 11 (10.28%) Data Acquisition
7 11 (10.28%) Digital Forensics
7 11 (10.28%) ITIL
7 11 (10.28%) Network Monitoring
7 11 (10.28%) Reverse Engineering
8 10 (9.35%) Risk Management
9 9 (8.41%) Business Development
9 9 (8.41%) Energy Management
10 8 (7.48%) Computer Forensics
10 8 (7.48%) Ethical Hacking
11 7 (6.54%) Line Management
11 7 (6.54%) TOGAF
11 7 (6.54%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 6 (5.61%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.15%) C#
2 12 (11.21%) SQL
3 11 (10.28%) Perl
3 11 (10.28%) Python
4 10 (9.35%) C
5 9 (8.41%) Ruby
6 8 (7.48%) Java
7 7 (6.54%) C++
8 6 (5.61%) Shell Script
9 4 (3.74%) PHP
9 4 (3.74%) VBA
10 2 (1.87%) R
10 2 (1.87%) VB
10 2 (1.87%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (26.17%) Degree
2 26 (24.30%) Security Cleared
3 24 (22.43%) CREST Certified
4 14 (13.08%) GIAC
5 12 (11.21%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (10.28%) GREM
6 11 (10.28%) MCP
6 11 (10.28%) SC Cleared
7 10 (9.35%) CISSP
7 10 (9.35%) DV Cleared
8 7 (6.54%) OSCP
9 6 (5.61%) CESG Certified Professional
10 5 (4.67%) CEH
10 5 (4.67%) CompTIA Security+
10 5 (4.67%) GCFE
10 5 (4.67%) GCIA
10 5 (4.67%) GCIH
10 5 (4.67%) IISP
10 5 (4.67%) Security+ Certification
11 4 (3.74%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.67%) COBIT
2 5 (4.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 5 (4.67%) RMADS
3 2 (1.87%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.93%) ISO22301
4 1 (0.93%) ISO27005
4 1 (0.93%) QA
4 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.80%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (2.80%) UAG
3 3 (2.80%) vCloud
3 3 (2.80%) VMware ESX
3 3 (2.80%) vSphere
4 2 (1.87%) XenApp
4 2 (1.87%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 3 (2.80%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (2.80%) SCCM
1 3 (2.80%) SCOM
2 1 (0.93%) MOM
2 1 (0.93%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 24 (22.43%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.21%) Sun
3 8 (7.48%) Cisco
4 7 (6.54%) VMware
4 7 (6.54%) Wonderware
5 6 (5.61%) Siemens
6 4 (3.74%) SAP
7 3 (2.80%) 3PAR
7 3 (2.80%) Dell
7 3 (2.80%) EMC
7 3 (2.80%) HP
7 3 (2.80%) Intel Security
7 3 (2.80%) NetApp
7 3 (2.80%) Rockwell
7 3 (2.80%) Sophos
8 2 (1.87%) Citrix
8 2 (1.87%) Cognizant
8 2 (1.87%) ESRI
8 2 (1.87%) Fortinet
8 2 (1.87%) Red Hat
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £39000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + BUPA + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 - 100,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum + ben+des bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
aap3
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Essex
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: £18 - £19 per annum + Bonus, pension, travel expenses,
Posted: 13 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
East Grinstead
Capita plc
Posted: 24 days ago
Warrington
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Salary Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
England
Huxley
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Huxley
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
Huxley
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago