The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
Rank 841 782 804
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +22
Permanent jobs citing SCADA 76 101 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.091% 0.095%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.28% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 65 73 64
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,800 £48,950 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
39670 36067 40494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 32.70% 32.48% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 31412 29242 34245
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 18 April 2014 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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -69 70 £40,000 +14.28% 33
South East +8 27 £45,000 +1.12% 10
West Sussex +15 10 £45,000 -3.22% 1
Worthing +11 10 £45,000 -3.22% 1
Yorkshire -29 10 £37,000 -32.72% 6
East Midlands -39 9 £33,750 -10.00% 5
West Midlands +8 8 £37,500 +27.11% 2
Derbyshire -29 8 £33,750 -4.25% 3
West Yorkshire -26 6 £37,000 -32.72% 4
Leeds - 6 £37,000 - 4
Hampshire +2 5 £30,000 -29.41% 2
Berkshire - 5 £65,000 - 2
Warwickshire - 5 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £50,000 -
London -59 4 £60,000 +25.00%
Reading - 4 £65,000 - 2
Warwick - 4 - -
South Wales +4 3 £33,000 +20.00%
Staffordshire 0 3 £40,000 - 2
Wales -2 3 £33,000 +20.00%
Scotland -13 3 £45,000 - 3
East of England -31 3 £34,000 +13.33%
South West - 3 £42,500 - 8
South Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
Aberdeen - 3 £45,000 - 2
Manchester -7 2 - -
City of London -16 2 - -
North West -20 2 - - 1
Derby -24 2 £28,750 +0.87% 1
Caerphilly - 2 £33,000 -

SCADA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 51 (39.84%) Degree
2 34 (26.56%) Security Cleared
2 34 (26.56%) Windows
3 33 (25.78%) Manufacturing
4 27 (21.09%) C++
5 23 (17.97%) C
6 22 (17.19%) SQL Server
6 22 (17.19%) Siemens
7 21 (16.41%) Software Engineering
8 19 (14.84%) SC Cleared
8 19 (14.84%) Wireshark
8 19 (14.84%) Microsoft
9 18 (14.06%) Linux
10 16 (12.50%) SQL
11 15 (11.72%) .NET
12 13 (10.16%) UML
12 13 (10.16%) Network Security
12 13 (10.16%) WinCC
13 12 (9.38%) Cyber Security
13 12 (9.38%) DV Cleared
13 12 (9.38%) Java
13 12 (9.38%) C#
14 11 (8.59%) HNC
14 11 (8.59%) Firewall
14 11 (8.59%) Configuration Management
14 11 (8.59%) Allen-Bradley
15 10 (7.81%) Project Management
15 10 (7.81%) OO
15 10 (7.81%) Computer Science
16 9 (7.03%) Device Driver

SCADA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 13 (10.16%) WinCC
2 6 (4.69%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.34%) ArchestrA
4 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.78%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.78%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (3.91%) MS Excel
1 5 (3.91%) AutoCAD
2 3 (2.34%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.34%) MS Office
3 2 (1.56%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.84%) Wireshark
2 13 (10.16%) Network Security
3 11 (8.59%) Firewall
4 9 (7.03%) SNMP
4 9 (7.03%) TCP/IP
5 8 (6.25%) IPsec
5 8 (6.25%) VPN
6 7 (5.47%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (5.47%) Ethernet
7 6 (4.69%) SSL
7 6 (4.69%) IPv4
7 6 (4.69%) IPv6
7 6 (4.69%) LAN
7 6 (4.69%) tcpdump
8 5 (3.91%) VLAN
9 4 (3.13%) Wireless
9 4 (3.13%) SDH
9 4 (3.13%) Modbus
9 4 (3.13%) Profibus
10 3 (2.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.19%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.34%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.78%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (2.34%) Metasploit
1 3 (2.34%) Visual Studio
1 3 (2.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (25.78%) Manufacturing
2 9 (7.03%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.13%) Electronics
4 3 (2.34%) Marketing
4 3 (2.34%) Advertising
5 2 (1.56%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.78%) Czech Language
6 1 (0.78%) German Language
6 1 (0.78%) Automotive
6 1 (0.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (19.53%) Software Engineer
2 13 (10.16%) Developer
2 13 (10.16%) Systems Engineer
3 12 (9.38%) Analyst
4 11 (8.59%) Project Manager
5 10 (7.81%) PLC Engineer
5 10 (7.81%) Security Analyst
6 9 (7.03%) Senior Software Engineer
6 9 (7.03%) Programmer
7 8 (6.25%) Consultant
7 8 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
8 7 (5.47%) Architect
8 7 (5.47%) Support Engineer
9 6 (4.69%) PLC Programmer
9 6 (4.69%) Enterprise Architect
9 6 (4.69%) C Developer
9 6 (4.69%) C++ Developer
10 4 (3.13%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.13%) Security Architect
10 4 (3.13%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.72%) .NET
2 9 (7.03%) STL
3 6 (4.69%) .NET Framework
4 5 (3.91%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.34%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (2.34%) WPF
5 3 (2.34%) Silverlight
5 3 (2.34%) JSP
6 1 (0.78%) ActiveX
6 1 (0.78%) XML
6 1 (0.78%) DCOM
6 1 (0.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.81%) Computer Science
2 9 (7.03%) Device Driver
3 7 (5.47%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.69%) PKI
4 6 (4.69%) Cryptography
5 4 (3.13%) CCTV
6 3 (2.34%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.34%) PMI
7 1 (0.78%) Informatics
7 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.78%) Physics
7 1 (0.78%) Life Science
7 1 (0.78%) Animation
7 1 (0.78%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 34 (26.56%) Windows
2 18 (14.06%) Linux
3 3 (2.34%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.34%) UNIX
4 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.78%) openSUSE
4 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.78%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (16.41%) Software Engineering
2 13 (10.16%) UML
3 12 (9.38%) Cyber Security
4 11 (8.59%) Configuration Management
5 10 (7.81%) Project Management
5 10 (7.81%) OO
6 9 (7.03%) Information Assurance
6 9 (7.03%) PRINCE2
7 8 (6.25%) Reverse Engineering
7 8 (6.25%) Business Development
7 8 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (5.47%) Waterfall
8 7 (5.47%) ITIL
8 7 (5.47%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (4.69%) CAD
9 6 (4.69%) OOA/OOD
9 6 (4.69%) Unit Testing
9 6 (4.69%) Multithreading
9 6 (4.69%) MODAF
9 6 (4.69%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (21.09%) C++
2 23 (17.97%) C
3 16 (12.50%) SQL
4 12 (9.38%) Java
4 12 (9.38%) C#
5 9 (7.03%) Bash Shell
5 9 (7.03%) Python
6 8 (6.25%) Ruby
7 7 (5.47%) VB.NET
8 6 (4.69%) Assembly Language
9 5 (3.91%) VB
10 3 (2.34%) VBA
11 1 (0.78%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.78%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.78%) Perl
11 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (39.84%) Degree
2 34 (26.56%) Security Cleared
3 19 (14.84%) SC Cleared
4 12 (9.38%) DV Cleared
5 11 (8.59%) HNC
6 8 (6.25%) HND
6 8 (6.25%) Chartered Engineer
7 7 (5.47%) CITP
8 6 (4.69%) CISSP
9 4 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (2.34%) PhD
10 3 (2.34%) PMI Certification
10 3 (2.34%) CCNP
10 3 (2.34%) CCNA
10 3 (2.34%) CISA
11 2 (1.56%) CCIE
11 2 (1.56%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.78%) ISSAP
12 1 (0.78%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.69%) COBIT
2 4 (3.13%) ISO 9001
2 4 (3.13%) QA
2 4 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.34%) JSP 440
3 3 (2.34%) TickIT
4 2 (1.56%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.78%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.78%) GAMP
5 1 (0.78%) GMP
5 1 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (1.56%) Nessus
Vendors
1 22 (17.19%) Siemens
2 19 (14.84%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.59%) Allen-Bradley
4 8 (6.25%) Wonderware
5 4 (3.13%) Oracle
6 3 (2.34%) EMC
7 2 (1.56%) Cisco
7 2 (1.56%) VMware
8 1 (0.78%) Mitel
8 1 (0.78%) Sun
8 1 (0.78%) SAP
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire
Connectus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cheshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits and Training
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 14 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 45,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlands
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Aberdeen
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Experis IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rugeley, Staffordshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum ,DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
East Riding
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
WRc
Salary: Competitive Salary Offered
Posted: 7 days ago
Sheffield
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
East Midlands
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago