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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCADA over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
Rank 221 219 217
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing SCADA 5 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.092% 0.020% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.061% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 15
Median salary £39,750 £47,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.31% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,350 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
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
2024 1641 1894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.10% 32.19% 33.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1492 1310 1637
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SCADA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing SCADA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCADA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 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
Warwickshire +10 2 £42,500 -10.52%
Birmingham - 1 £37,500 -
Coventry - 1 £42,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £37,500 -
SCADA
England

SCADA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SCADA.

1 7 (70.00%) Network Security
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Unix
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) MySQL
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) SIEM
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (30.00%) Security Operations
4 3 (30.00%) Qualys
4 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (20.00%) SAP
5 2 (20.00%) CCNP
5 2 (20.00%) CCNA
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (10.00%) Web Filtering
6 1 (10.00%) Rapid7
6 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

SCADA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Network Security
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (10.00%) HTTP
3 1 (10.00%) IPsec
3 1 (10.00%) S/MIME
3 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Security Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) SOC Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Network Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SCADA Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Security Operations Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) SIEM
2 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (30.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (10.00%) Information Management
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Security Management
4 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) HND
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (10.00%) ISO27002
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (10.00%) Snort
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Qualys
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (10.00%) Clearswift
4 1 (10.00%) Forcepoint
4 1 (10.00%) Rapid7
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) Tripwire