The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SCADA in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCADA over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
Rank 212 189 196
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +7
Permanent jobs citing SCADA 10 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.41% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 1.25% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8 22 6
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
SCADA
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1714 1756 1470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 30.29% 32.67% 30.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1419 1486 1275
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,949
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SCADA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SCADA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SCADA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

SCADA Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SCADA
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCADA across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

SCADA Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

SCADA
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCADA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Warwickshire - 5 £40,000 - 1
Staffordshire -16 4 £27,500 -8.33% 1
SCADA
England

SCADA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 12 (63.16%) Degree
2 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
3 10 (52.63%) VB.NET
4 9 (47.37%) C#
4 9 (47.37%) C++
4 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
4 9 (47.37%) Relational Database
5 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
6 6 (31.58%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (31.58%) Oracle
7 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
7 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
8 4 (21.05%) ERP
8 4 (21.05%) Siemens
9 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
9 3 (15.79%) GIAC
9 3 (15.79%) CEH
9 3 (15.79%) SIEM
9 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
10 2 (10.53%) Modbus
10 2 (10.53%) Profibus
10 2 (10.53%) Allen-Bradley
10 2 (10.53%) Cyber Security
10 2 (10.53%) Snort
10 2 (10.53%) Load Testing
10 2 (10.53%) System Testing
10 2 (10.53%) Validation
10 2 (10.53%) Telecoms

SCADA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Applications
1 2 (10.53%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Ethernet
1 2 (10.53%) Modbus
1 2 (10.53%) Profibus
2 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 9 (47.37%) Relational Database
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Software Engineer
1 9 (47.37%) Programmer
2 8 (42.11%) Software Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Developer
3 7 (36.84%) Software Programmer
4 5 (26.32%) Systems Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Systems Programmer
5 4 (21.05%) .NET Programmer
6 3 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (15.79%) Analyst
6 3 (15.79%) PLC Engineer
7 2 (10.53%) Security Operations Analyst
7 2 (10.53%) PLC Programmer
7 2 (10.53%) Test Manager
7 2 (10.53%) Junior
7 2 (10.53%) Security Analyst
7 2 (10.53%) Junior Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Junior Programmer
7 2 (10.53%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (10.53%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
2 6 (31.58%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
4 4 (21.05%) ERP
5 3 (15.79%) SIEM
5 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
6 2 (10.53%) Load Testing
6 2 (10.53%) System Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Cyber Security
6 2 (10.53%) Validation
7 1 (5.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) VB.NET
2 9 (47.37%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) C++
3 2 (10.53%) VB
4 1 (5.26%) C
4 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) GIAC
2 3 (15.79%) CEH
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Snort
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) Siemens
3 2 (10.53%) Allen-Bradley
4 1 (5.26%) Sourcefire
4 1 (5.26%) ArcSight
West Midlands
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Warwickshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago