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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
Rank 859 904 911
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +7
Permanent jobs citing SCADA 51 62 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.057% 0.053%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 35 54 44
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,700 £57,256
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +28.57%

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
39022 46486 45280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.97% 42.44% 40.12%
Number of salaries quoted 31793 37415 35372
Median salary £50,000 £49,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +6.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,837 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +4.59%

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 September 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 September 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 +32 44 £46,000 +2.22% 10
South East +13 12 £67,500 +50.00% 3
South West -11 9 £39,000 -22.00%
Hampshire +5 7 £80,000 +77.77% 1
West Midlands -3 7 £37,500 - 1
London - 6 £52,500 - 3
North West -3 5 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Scotland - 5 £50,000 -
Warwickshire 0 4 £37,500 -
Manchester -4 4 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Swindon - 4 £39,000 -
Wiltshire - 4 £39,000 -
Glasgow - 4 £50,000 -
Middlesex +15 3 £60,000 -15.78%
Bristol +1 3 £75,000 +50.00%
Warwick -1 3 £37,500 -
East Midlands +18 2 £40,000 - 1
Somerset - 2 £30,000 -
Coventry - 2 £41,750 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 - -
Leeds - 2 - -
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Farnborough - 2 £80,000 -
Taunton - 2 £30,000 -
Cheshire +33 1 - -
Bellshill - 1 £50,000 -
Cannock - 1 £37,500 -
Grimsby - 1 £30,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £50,000 -
City of London - 1 £52,500 -

SCADA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 24 (24.24%) Windows
2 23 (23.23%) Cybersecurity
3 21 (21.21%) Project Management
4 20 (20.20%) Information Security
5 19 (19.19%) Penetration Testing
5 19 (19.19%) Mentoring
6 16 (16.16%) Degree
6 16 (16.16%) Unix
7 15 (15.15%) Security Cleared
7 15 (15.15%) CREST Certified
8 14 (14.14%) ITIL
8 14 (14.14%) Java
8 14 (14.14%) Manufacturing
9 13 (13.13%) Finance
9 13 (13.13%) Microsoft
9 13 (13.13%) Sun
10 12 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (10.10%) Risk Management
11 10 (10.10%) Cisco
11 10 (10.10%) Linux
11 10 (10.10%) SQL
11 10 (10.10%) SC Cleared
11 10 (10.10%) Network Security
11 10 (10.10%) Data Acquisition
12 9 (9.09%) Energy Management
12 9 (9.09%) Driving Licence
12 9 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
12 9 (9.09%) Perl
12 9 (9.09%) C
13 8 (8.08%) Scrum

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 (8.08%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.05%) IIS
3 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.02%) JBoss
3 2 (2.02%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.02%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.01%) WinCC
Applications
1 8 (8.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Maximo
1 2 (2.02%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) IaaS
1 2 (2.02%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.10%) Network Security
2 6 (6.06%) Firewall
3 5 (5.05%) Wireless
4 4 (4.04%) RS-485
4 4 (4.04%) VPN
4 4 (4.04%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (3.03%) LAN
6 2 (2.02%) Internet
6 2 (2.02%) SAN
6 2 (2.02%) Unified Communications
6 2 (2.02%) WAN
6 2 (2.02%) WLAN
7 1 (1.01%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.01%) MPLS
7 1 (1.01%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.04%) MySQL
3 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Jenkins
1 4 (4.04%) JUnit
1 4 (4.04%) Selenium
1 4 (4.04%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.02%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.02%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.02%) Maven
3 1 (1.01%) Gradle
3 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (14.14%) Manufacturing
2 13 (13.13%) Finance
3 7 (7.07%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (5.05%) Aerospace
4 5 (5.05%) Military
5 2 (2.02%) Electronics
5 2 (2.02%) Italian Language
5 2 (2.02%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.01%) Automotive
6 1 (1.01%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (13.13%) Analyst
1 13 (13.13%) Consultant
2 9 (9.09%) Security Consultant
3 7 (7.07%) Penetration Tester
3 7 (7.07%) Security Analyst
3 7 (7.07%) Tester
4 6 (6.06%) Engineering Manager
4 6 (6.06%) Project Manager
5 5 (5.05%) Applications Engineer
5 5 (5.05%) Developer
5 5 (5.05%) Information Analyst
5 5 (5.05%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (4.04%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 4 (4.04%) Development Engineer
6 4 (4.04%) SCADA Consultant
6 4 (4.04%) SCADA Engineer
6 4 (4.04%) SOC Consultant
6 4 (4.04%) Software Engineer
6 4 (4.04%) Web Applications Engineer
6 4 (4.04%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.06%) HTML
2 5 (5.05%) .NET
3 4 (4.04%) Hibernate
3 4 (4.04%) Spring
4 3 (3.03%) CSS
4 3 (3.03%) J2EE
4 3 (3.03%) Spring MVC
5 2 (2.02%) Java EE
5 2 (2.02%) JSP
5 2 (2.02%) RESTful
5 2 (2.02%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (2.02%) Servlets
5 2 (2.02%) SOAP
5 2 (2.02%) XML
6 1 (1.01%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.01%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.01%) GWT
6 1 (1.01%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.09%) Driving Licence
2 7 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.07%) Cyber Attack
2 7 (7.07%) Cybercrime
2 7 (7.07%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.06%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (5.05%) Cyberthreat
4 5 (5.05%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (3.03%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.03%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.02%) CCTV
7 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.01%) CESG
7 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.01%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.01%) iPad
7 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.01%) Physics
7 1 (1.01%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 24 (24.24%) Windows
2 16 (16.16%) Unix
3 10 (10.10%) Linux
4 7 (7.07%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.02%) AIX
6 2 (2.02%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.23%) Cybersecurity
2 21 (21.21%) Project Management
3 20 (20.20%) Information Security
4 19 (19.19%) Mentoring
4 19 (19.19%) Penetration Testing
5 14 (14.14%) ITIL
6 10 (10.10%) Data Acquisition
6 10 (10.10%) Risk Management
7 9 (9.09%) Energy Management
7 9 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
8 8 (8.08%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (8.08%) Malware Analysis
8 8 (8.08%) Scrum
8 8 (8.08%) Security Operations
9 7 (7.07%) SDLC
9 7 (7.07%) Software Engineering
10 5 (5.05%) Data Protection
10 5 (5.05%) ISMS
10 5 (5.05%) Time Management
10 5 (5.05%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.14%) Java
2 10 (10.10%) SQL
3 9 (9.09%) C
3 9 (9.09%) Perl
4 7 (7.07%) C#
4 7 (7.07%) C++
4 7 (7.07%) Python
4 7 (7.07%) Ruby
4 7 (7.07%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.04%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.02%) PHP
6 2 (2.02%) VBA
7 1 (1.01%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (16.16%) Degree
2 15 (15.15%) CREST Certified
2 15 (15.15%) Security Cleared
3 12 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (10.10%) SC Cleared
5 8 (8.08%) CISSP
6 6 (6.06%) CESG Certified Professional
6 6 (6.06%) OSCP
7 5 (5.05%) CEH
7 5 (5.05%) CHECK Team Member
7 5 (5.05%) CompTIA Security+
7 5 (5.05%) GCFE
7 5 (5.05%) GCIA
7 5 (5.05%) GCIH
7 5 (5.05%) IISP
7 5 (5.05%) Security+ Certification
8 4 (4.04%) Chartered Engineer
8 4 (4.04%) GIAC
9 3 (3.03%) Cyber Scheme
9 3 (3.03%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.05%) COBIT
2 5 (5.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 5 (5.05%) RMADS
3 1 (1.01%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.01%) GMP
3 1 (1.01%) ISO22301
3 1 (1.01%) ISO27005
3 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.03%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.02%) XenApp
3 2 (2.02%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (4.04%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.01%) MOM
Vendors
1 13 (13.13%) Microsoft
1 13 (13.13%) Sun
2 10 (10.10%) Cisco
3 6 (6.06%) Oracle
3 6 (6.06%) VMware
4 5 (5.05%) Citrix
5 4 (4.04%) DevExpress
5 4 (4.04%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.04%) Siemens
6 3 (3.03%) Rockwell
6 3 (3.03%) SAP
7 2 (2.02%) Fortinet
7 2 (2.02%) HP
7 2 (2.02%) IBM
7 2 (2.02%) Syclo
7 2 (2.02%) webMethods
8 1 (1.01%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.01%) Kronos
8 1 (1.01%) Qualys
8 1 (1.01%) Sourcefire
UK
Acumin Consulting
Salary: £0 - £110,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Gatwick Airport
Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum + 15% bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
South West London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: BUPA + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £44000.00 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: BUPA + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £39000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
University Of Manchester
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Berkshire
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 16 days ago
Southampton
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 20 days ago