Period
to 18 December 2018

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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 997 1041 1127
Rank change year-on-year +44 +86 +62
Permanent jobs citing SCADA 106 133 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.072% 0.079% 0.041%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.19% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 75 114 54
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -22.73% +22.22%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,450 £36,000
90th Percentile £69,500 £75,000 £82,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +5.26%

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 62,118 69,406 69,139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.02% 41.35% 39.83%
Number of salaries quoted 48,029 52,907 57,073
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £81,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 18 December 2018.

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 18 December 2018. 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
London +61 32 £57,500 -4.17% 13
Midlands +7 30 £47,250 +33.10% 15
South East +51 29 £45,000 +73.08% 11
West Midlands +26 25 £50,000 +33.33% 11
East of England +36 7 £55,000 -8.33% 8
East Midlands +15 5 £36,500 +4.29% 4
North West +9 4 - - 9
North of England +4 4 - - 15
South West -3 4 £46,000 +8.24% 8
SCADA
UK

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT jobs citing SCADA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for SCADA.

1 36 (33.96%) Windows
2 33 (31.13%) C#
3 22 (20.75%) SQL
3 22 (20.75%) Microsoft
3 22 (20.75%) Software Engineering
4 19 (17.92%) Wonderware
4 19 (17.92%) Manufacturing
4 19 (17.92%) Windows Server
5 18 (16.98%) Siemens
5 18 (16.98%) SQL Server
6 17 (16.04%) Management Information System
6 17 (16.04%) Degree
7 16 (15.09%) Validation
8 14 (13.21%) .NET
9 13 (12.26%) C++
9 13 (12.26%) C
9 13 (12.26%) Cisco
9 13 (12.26%) Decision-Making
9 13 (12.26%) Computer Science
10 12 (11.32%) Mathematics
10 12 (11.32%) System Testing
10 12 (11.32%) Cybersecurity
10 12 (11.32%) ITIL
10 12 (11.32%) MySQL
10 12 (11.32%) Firewall
10 12 (11.32%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (11.32%) CCNP
10 12 (11.32%) CCNA
11 11 (10.38%) HND
11 11 (10.38%) Agile Software Development

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 7 (6.60%) WinCC
2 4 (3.77%) Confluence
3 2 (1.89%) Jupyter
Applications
1 6 (5.66%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.72%) EPLAN
2 5 (4.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.83%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.89%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.77%) npm
1 4 (3.77%) NuGet
2 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.94%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (0.94%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.94%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.94%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.32%) Firewall
2 8 (7.55%) Internet
3 5 (4.72%) Profibus
4 4 (3.77%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.83%) VLAN
6 2 (1.89%) DNS
6 2 (1.89%) SDH
7 1 (0.94%) IPsec
7 1 (0.94%) LAN
7 1 (0.94%) Network Security
7 1 (0.94%) OpenVPN
7 1 (0.94%) SSH
7 1 (0.94%) WAN
7 1 (0.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.32%) MySQL
3 6 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.83%) Big Data
4 3 (2.83%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.94%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.94%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.94%) InfluxDB
5 1 (0.94%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.94%) MS Access
5 1 (0.94%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (3.77%) Visual Studio
1 4 (3.77%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 19 (17.92%) Manufacturing
2 6 (5.66%) Electronics
2 6 (5.66%) Finance
2 6 (5.66%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (4.72%) Automotive
4 4 (3.77%) Aerospace
4 4 (3.77%) Marketing
4 4 (3.77%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.83%) Advertising
5 3 (2.83%) Retail
6 1 (0.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (18.87%) Systems Engineer
2 19 (17.92%) SCADA Engineer
3 14 (13.21%) Developer
3 14 (13.21%) Software Engineer
4 10 (9.43%) Automation Engineer
4 10 (9.43%) Consultant
5 9 (8.49%) Security Consultant
6 8 (7.55%) Junior
7 6 (5.66%) .NET Software Engineer
7 6 (5.66%) Analyst
7 6 (5.66%) Network Systems Engineer
7 6 (5.66%) SCADA Software Engineer
8 5 (4.72%) .NET Developer
8 5 (4.72%) Data Analyst
8 5 (4.72%) Junior .NET Developer
8 5 (4.72%) Junior Developer
8 5 (4.72%) Systems Test Engineer
8 5 (4.72%) Test Engineer
9 4 (3.77%) Development Engineer
9 4 (3.77%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.21%) .NET
2 9 (8.49%) AngularJS
2 9 (8.49%) Backbone.js
2 9 (8.49%) Entity Framework
2 9 (8.49%) LINQ
2 9 (8.49%) WPF
3 1 (0.94%) HTML
3 1 (0.94%) HTML5
3 1 (0.94%) NumPy
3 1 (0.94%) Pandas
3 1 (0.94%) SciPy
3 1 (0.94%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.04%) Management Information System
2 10 (9.43%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.60%) Driving Licence
5 6 (5.66%) CCTV
6 5 (4.72%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (4.72%) Internet of Things
7 4 (3.77%) Life Science
7 4 (3.77%) Robotics
8 3 (2.83%) Industry 4.0
9 2 (1.89%) Smart Home
10 1 (0.94%) CESG
10 1 (0.94%) CESG CLAS
10 1 (0.94%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.94%) Smart City
10 1 (0.94%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 36 (33.96%) Windows
2 19 (17.92%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.77%) Windows 10
4 3 (2.83%) Linux
5 1 (0.94%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.75%) Software Engineering
2 16 (15.09%) Validation
3 13 (12.26%) Computer Science
3 13 (12.26%) Decision-Making
4 12 (11.32%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (11.32%) ITIL
4 12 (11.32%) Mathematics
4 12 (11.32%) System Testing
5 11 (10.38%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (10.38%) Network Management
5 11 (10.38%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (8.49%) ERP
6 9 (8.49%) OO
7 7 (6.60%) Collaborative Working
7 7 (6.60%) Physics
7 7 (6.60%) SDLC
7 7 (6.60%) Time Management
8 6 (5.66%) Data Extraction
8 6 (5.66%) Integration Testing
9 5 (4.72%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (31.13%) C#
2 22 (20.75%) SQL
3 13 (12.26%) C
3 13 (12.26%) C++
4 9 (8.49%) VBScript
5 8 (7.55%) Python
6 7 (6.60%) Java
7 4 (3.77%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.89%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.89%) R
9 1 (0.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (16.04%) Degree
2 12 (11.32%) CCNA
2 12 (11.32%) CCNP
2 12 (11.32%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (10.38%) HND
4 8 (7.55%) Security Cleared
5 6 (5.66%) CISSP
5 6 (5.66%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (3.77%) CESG Certified Professional
6 4 (3.77%) CISM
6 4 (3.77%) CRISC
7 2 (1.89%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.94%) CLAS
8 1 (0.94%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 1 (0.94%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.60%) QA
2 5 (4.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.83%) NIST 800
4 1 (0.94%) GAMP
4 1 (0.94%) GMP
System Software
1 9 (8.49%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.72%) Firmware
3 4 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (6.60%) Wonderware InTouch
2 4 (3.77%) MOM
3 1 (0.94%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (20.75%) Microsoft
2 19 (17.92%) Wonderware
3 18 (16.98%) Siemens
4 13 (12.26%) Cisco
5 11 (10.38%) SolarWinds
6 6 (5.66%) BT
6 6 (5.66%) Oracle
7 4 (3.77%) Atlassian
7 4 (3.77%) VMware
8 3 (2.83%) Citrix
8 3 (2.83%) SAP
9 2 (1.89%) Google
10 1 (0.94%) CA
10 1 (0.94%) Huawei
10 1 (0.94%) Juniper
10 1 (0.94%) Rockwell