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

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
Rank 847 880 924
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +44
Permanent jobs citing SCADA 39 65 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.061% 0.049%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 33 54 42
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £88,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -1.31%

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
37217 45223 45612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.55% 42.54% 40.29%
Number of salaries quoted 30351 36037 36853
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,433 £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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +33 28 £55,000 +46.66% 14
London +67 9 £62,500 -7.40% 6
Scotland - 7 £47,000 -
North West -19 5 £46,250 +2.77%
West Midlands -16 4 £42,000 -11.57% 1
Glasgow - 4 £48,500 -
Cheshire +18 3 - -
East of England +14 3 £55,000 +46.66% 2
South West +2 3 £30,000 -40.00% 1
East Midlands +2 3 £50,000 +20.84% 1
Hertfordshire - 3 £55,000 - 2
Warrington - 3 - -
Warwickshire +8 2 £42,500 -10.52%
Leicestershire -7 2 £52,500 +48.93%
Manchester -17 2 £46,250 +2.77%
Somerset - 2 £30,000 -
St Albans - 2 £55,000 - 1
Leicester - 2 £52,500 -
Taunton - 2 £30,000 -
Edinburgh - 2 £40,000 -
South East +34 1 - - 3
Middlesex +4 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £36,000 -
Coventry - 1 £42,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £37,500 -
Cannock - 1 £37,500 -
Warwick - 1 - -
Lincolnshire - 1 £30,000 -
Grimsby - 1 £30,000 -
Gloucester - 1 £36,000 -

SCADA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 21 (23.08%) Windows
2 19 (20.88%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (19.78%) Manufacturing
4 17 (18.68%) Degree
5 12 (13.19%) Network Security
5 12 (13.19%) Software Engineering
5 12 (13.19%) Java
6 11 (12.09%) Project Management
7 10 (10.99%) SQL
7 10 (10.99%) SAP
7 10 (10.99%) Penetration Testing
7 10 (10.99%) Driving Licence
8 9 (9.89%) Security Operations
8 9 (9.89%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (9.89%) Waterfall
8 9 (9.89%) HTML
8 9 (9.89%) Oracle
8 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
8 9 (9.89%) Finance
8 9 (9.89%) Scrum
8 9 (9.89%) Information Security
9 8 (8.79%) Risk Management
9 8 (8.79%) GIS
9 8 (8.79%) Firewall
9 8 (8.79%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (8.79%) Linux
9 8 (8.79%) Microsoft
9 8 (8.79%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (8.79%) SAP Certification
9 8 (8.79%) SAP HANA

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 5 (5.49%) IIS
2 4 (4.40%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.20%) JBoss
3 2 (2.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (8.79%) SAP PM
2 4 (4.40%) Maximo
2 4 (4.40%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.30%) IaaS
1 3 (3.30%) PaaS
2 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.19%) Network Security
2 8 (8.79%) Firewall
3 4 (4.40%) LAN
3 4 (4.40%) RS-485
3 4 (4.40%) VPN
4 3 (3.30%) Internet
4 3 (3.30%) WAN
4 3 (3.30%) Wireless
5 2 (2.20%) SAN
5 2 (2.20%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.20%) WLAN
6 1 (1.10%) GSM
6 1 (1.10%) HTTP
6 1 (1.10%) IMAP
6 1 (1.10%) POP3
6 1 (1.10%) Profibus
6 1 (1.10%) SMTP
6 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.79%) GIS
2 8 (8.79%) SAP HANA
3 6 (6.59%) MySQL
4 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.10%) Big Data
6 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Jenkins
1 4 (4.40%) JUnit
1 4 (4.40%) Selenium
1 4 (4.40%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.30%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.20%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.20%) Maven
4 1 (1.10%) Gradle
4 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (19.78%) Manufacturing
2 9 (9.89%) Finance
3 8 (8.79%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (5.49%) Aerospace
5 4 (4.40%) Military
5 4 (4.40%) Retail
6 2 (2.20%) Electronics
7 1 (1.10%) Back Office
7 1 (1.10%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.10%) Marketing
7 1 (1.10%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 19 (20.88%) Consultant
2 9 (9.89%) Software Engineer
3 8 (8.79%) Analyst
3 8 (8.79%) SAP Consultant
3 8 (8.79%) SAP MM Consultant
3 8 (8.79%) SAP PM Consultant
4 7 (7.69%) Security Consultant
5 6 (6.59%) Developer
5 6 (6.59%) Engineering Manager
5 6 (6.59%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (5.49%) Automation Engineer
6 5 (5.49%) Project Manager
6 5 (5.49%) SCADA Engineer
6 5 (5.49%) Systems Manager
7 4 (4.40%) Control Systems Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 4 (4.40%) SOC Consultant
7 4 (4.40%) SOC Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Web Applications Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.89%) HTML
2 8 (8.79%) SAP Fiori
3 6 (6.59%) .NET
4 4 (4.40%) CSS
4 4 (4.40%) Hibernate
4 4 (4.40%) SAPUI5
4 4 (4.40%) Spring
5 3 (3.30%) J2EE
5 3 (3.30%) Spring MVC
6 2 (2.20%) Java EE
6 2 (2.20%) JSP
6 2 (2.20%) RESTful
6 2 (2.20%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (2.20%) Servlets
6 2 (2.20%) SOAP
6 2 (2.20%) XML
7 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.10%) Doctrine
7 1 (1.10%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.99%) Driving Licence
2 7 (7.69%) Robotics
3 6 (6.59%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.59%) Mathematics
3 6 (6.59%) Physics
3 6 (6.59%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.49%) Cybercrime
4 5 (5.49%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (4.40%) Algorithms
5 4 (4.40%) Cyber Attack
5 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.30%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.10%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.10%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.08%) Windows
2 8 (8.79%) Linux
3 7 (7.69%) Unix
3 7 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.20%) AIX
4 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.10%) Android
5 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.88%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (13.19%) Software Engineering
3 11 (12.09%) Project Management
4 10 (10.99%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (9.89%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (9.89%) Information Security
5 9 (9.89%) Scrum
5 9 (9.89%) Security Operations
5 9 (9.89%) Waterfall
6 8 (8.79%) Mentoring
6 8 (8.79%) Project Planning
6 8 (8.79%) Risk Management
7 7 (7.69%) ITIL
7 7 (7.69%) SDLC
8 6 (6.59%) Identity Access Management
8 6 (6.59%) Logistics
9 5 (5.49%) Asset Management
9 5 (5.49%) Computer Forensics
9 5 (5.49%) Ethical Hacking
9 5 (5.49%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.19%) Java
2 10 (10.99%) SQL
3 6 (6.59%) C
4 5 (5.49%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.40%) C#
5 4 (4.40%) C++
5 4 (4.40%) Perl
5 4 (4.40%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.30%) Python
7 2 (2.20%) Ruby
8 1 (1.10%) VB
8 1 (1.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (18.68%) Degree
2 8 (8.79%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (8.79%) SAP Certification
2 8 (8.79%) SC Cleared
2 8 (8.79%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.69%) CISSP
3 7 (7.69%) CREST Certified
4 6 (6.59%) Postgraduate
5 5 (5.49%) CEH
5 5 (5.49%) CESG Certified Professional
5 5 (5.49%) CompTIA Security+
5 5 (5.49%) GCFE
5 5 (5.49%) GCIA
5 5 (5.49%) GCIH
5 5 (5.49%) IISP
5 5 (5.49%) Security+ Certification
6 3 (3.30%) CCNP
6 3 (3.30%) Chartered Engineer
6 3 (3.30%) HND
7 2 (2.20%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.49%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 5 (5.49%) RMADS
3 1 (1.10%) COBIT
3 1 (1.10%) GMP
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.20%) XenApp
1 2 (2.20%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.10%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (2.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (10.99%) SAP
2 9 (9.89%) Oracle
3 8 (8.79%) Microsoft
4 7 (7.69%) Cisco
4 7 (7.69%) Citrix
5 5 (5.49%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.49%) VMware
6 4 (4.40%) DevExpress
6 4 (4.40%) Siemens
7 3 (3.30%) Sun
8 2 (2.20%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.20%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.20%) HP
8 2 (2.20%) IBM
8 2 (2.20%) Qualys
8 2 (2.20%) Rockwell
8 2 (2.20%) Syclo
8 2 (2.20%) webMethods
9 1 (1.10%) Allen-Bradley
9 1 (1.10%) ArcSight
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: BUPA + Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: BUPA + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Pertemps Managed Services
Salary: £32300 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Pertemps Managed Services
Salary: £34000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Pertemps Managed Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Pertemps Managed Services
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
SGN
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
South East
Pertemps Managed Services
Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Huxley
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + On-Call Remuneration
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago