Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SCADA in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SCADA over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1012 1117 1166
Rank change year-on-year +105 +49 +21
Permanent jobs citing SCADA 136 72 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.081% 0.040% 0.049%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.098% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 121 51 82
England median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.73% +22.22% +19.21%
10th Percentile £27,500 £36,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £96,250 £85,000 £63,625
UK median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% +18.42%

SCADA is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 72418 73176 86657
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.34% 41.10% 42.15%
Number of salaries quoted 54832 60660 70138
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,075 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

SCADA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SCADA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SCADA in England

SCADA
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for SCADA in England

SCADA
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCADA in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SCADA in England

SCADA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCADA within the England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Midlands +68 47 £35,500 -14.46% 2
London +19 30 £58,750 +2.17% 1
West Midlands +36 29 £37,500 -
North of England +21 28 £40,000 -27.27% 2
South West +39 21 £42,500 +8.97%
North West +11 21 £35,000 -36.36% 1
East Midlands +48 18 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Yorkshire +29 6 £75,000 - 1
East of England +23 6 £60,000 +9.09% 1
South East +41 5 £26,000 -60.00% 1
North East - 1 £60,000 -
SCADA
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for SCADA.

1 39 (28.68%) Degree
2 33 (24.26%) Software Engineering
3 32 (23.53%) Siemens
4 30 (22.06%) Security Cleared
5 29 (21.32%) Windows
6 28 (20.59%) Penetration Testing
7 26 (19.12%) Information Security
7 26 (19.12%) Profibus
8 23 (16.91%) Microsoft
9 21 (15.44%) C#
10 20 (14.71%) SQL
11 19 (13.97%) Rockwell
12 18 (13.24%) Ethernet
13 17 (12.50%) SQL Server
13 17 (12.50%) .NET
13 17 (12.50%) Manufacturing
14 16 (11.76%) JavaScript
14 16 (11.76%) Driving Licence
15 15 (11.03%) Allen-Bradley
15 15 (11.03%) HTML
16 14 (10.29%) IIS
16 14 (10.29%) ASP.NET
16 14 (10.29%) CSS
16 14 (10.29%) HTML5
17 13 (9.56%) Computer Science
17 13 (9.56%) CHECK Team Leader
17 13 (9.56%) CHECK Team Member
17 13 (9.56%) Mentoring
17 13 (9.56%) Java
17 13 (9.56%) PHP

SCADA
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 14 (10.29%) IIS
2 10 (7.35%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.68%) WinCC
4 4 (2.94%) ArchestrA
Applications
1 12 (8.82%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (5.15%) EPLAN
3 5 (3.68%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (2.94%) Acrobat
4 4 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (2.94%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (19.12%) Profibus
2 18 (13.24%) Ethernet
3 9 (6.62%) Internet
4 7 (5.15%) RFID
5 6 (4.41%) Modbus
6 5 (3.68%) Network Security
7 2 (1.47%) RS-485
8 1 (0.74%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.74%) LAN
8 1 (0.74%) MQTT
8 1 (0.74%) RS-232
8 1 (0.74%) SMS
8 1 (0.74%) WAN
8 1 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.74%) Wireless
8 1 (0.74%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.35%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (4.41%) Big Data
4 5 (3.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.47%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.47%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.74%) GIS
7 1 (0.74%) MS Access
7 1 (0.74%) MySQL
7 1 (0.74%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.74%) LSMW
1 1 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 13 (9.56%) Retail
3 9 (6.62%) Automotive
4 6 (4.41%) Marketing
5 2 (1.47%) Finance
5 2 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.47%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.74%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.74%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 27 (19.85%) Penetration Tester
1 27 (19.85%) Tester
2 23 (16.91%) Software Engineer
3 22 (16.18%) Analyst
4 19 (13.97%) PLC Engineer
5 17 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
6 15 (11.03%) Control Systems Engineer
7 13 (9.56%) Senior Penetration Tester
7 13 (9.56%) Senior Tester
7 13 (9.56%) Team Leader
8 11 (8.09%) PLC Software Engineer
9 10 (7.35%) Analyst Programmer
9 10 (7.35%) Programmer
9 10 (7.35%) Support Engineer
10 9 (6.62%) Java Analyst Programmer
10 9 (6.62%) Java Programmer
10 9 (6.62%) Technical Engineer
10 9 (6.62%) Technical Support
10 9 (6.62%) Technical Support Engineer
11 8 (5.88%) Commissioning Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.50%) .NET
2 15 (11.03%) HTML
3 14 (10.29%) ASP.NET
3 14 (10.29%) CSS
3 14 (10.29%) HTML5
4 11 (8.09%) XML
5 10 (7.35%) WinForms
6 6 (4.41%) jQuery
7 5 (3.68%) AngularJS
7 5 (3.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (3.68%) Web Services
8 4 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.47%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.74%) D3.js
10 1 (0.74%) Entity Framework
10 1 (0.74%) Grails
10 1 (0.74%) HTML5 Canvas
10 1 (0.74%) NHibernate
10 1 (0.74%) Razor View Engine
10 1 (0.74%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.76%) Driving Licence
2 13 (9.56%) Computer Science
3 10 (7.35%) Data Centre
4 7 (5.15%) CAN bus
5 6 (4.41%) Virtual Team
6 5 (3.68%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.94%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.94%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (2.21%) Renewable Energy
8 3 (2.21%) Robotics
9 2 (1.47%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.74%) CESG
10 1 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.74%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.74%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.74%) iPad
10 1 (0.74%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 29 (21.32%) Windows
2 11 (8.09%) Windows Server
3 10 (7.35%) Unix
3 10 (7.35%) Windows 10
3 10 (7.35%) Windows 7
3 10 (7.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (24.26%) Software Engineering
2 28 (20.59%) Penetration Testing
3 26 (19.12%) Information Security
4 13 (9.56%) Mentoring
5 12 (8.82%) Customer Requirements
5 12 (8.82%) Information Management
6 9 (6.62%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 8 (5.88%) Workflow
8 7 (5.15%) SDLC
8 7 (5.15%) User Stories
9 6 (4.41%) Business Analysis
9 6 (4.41%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (4.41%) Scrum
9 6 (4.41%) Translating Business Requirements
9 6 (4.41%) Use Case
10 5 (3.68%) Change Management
10 5 (3.68%) MVC
10 5 (3.68%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.44%) C#
2 20 (14.71%) SQL
3 16 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 13 (9.56%) Java
4 13 (9.56%) PHP
5 6 (4.41%) C
6 4 (2.94%) C++
6 4 (2.94%) VB
7 2 (1.47%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.47%) VBA
8 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.74%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.74%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.74%) Perl
8 1 (0.74%) Python
8 1 (0.74%) Ruby
8 1 (0.74%) Scala
8 1 (0.74%) VB6
8 1 (0.74%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 39 (28.68%) Degree
2 30 (22.06%) Security Cleared
3 13 (9.56%) CHECK Team Leader
3 13 (9.56%) CHECK Team Member
4 12 (8.82%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (4.41%) HNC
5 6 (4.41%) ISEB
6 4 (2.94%) CEH
6 4 (2.94%) GIAC
6 4 (2.94%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.21%) Postgraduate
8 2 (1.47%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (1.47%) CISM
8 2 (1.47%) CISSP
8 2 (1.47%) HND
8 2 (1.47%) ISACA
8 2 (1.47%) PhD
9 1 (0.74%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.47%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.74%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (2.94%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (5.88%) Wonderware InTouch
2 5 (3.68%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 5 (3.68%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.74%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 32 (23.53%) Siemens
2 23 (16.91%) Microsoft
3 19 (13.97%) Rockwell
4 15 (11.03%) Allen-Bradley
5 12 (8.82%) Wonderware
6 4 (2.94%) Adobe
6 4 (2.94%) DevExpress
7 3 (2.21%) SAP
8 1 (0.74%) ArcSight
8 1 (0.74%) EMC
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle
8 1 (0.74%) Sourcefire