The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SCADA in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCADA over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
Rank 100 99 92
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing SCADA 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.078% 0.29% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.93% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Average salary £40,500 £32,199 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.78% -17.96%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +8.69%
SCADA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
425 431 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 32.97% 31.19% 35.68%
Number of salaries quoted 319 380 346
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SCADA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCADA across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

SCADA Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SCADA
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCADA across the Wales region.

SCADA Salary Trend in Wales

SCADA
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCADA within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
(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
South Wales +8 1 £40,500 +25.00%
SCADA
UK

SCADA
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PhD
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) ISMS
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber Security

SCADA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Information Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Information Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Development Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) ISMS
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PhD
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Degree