Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1026 1019 1154
Rank change year-on-year -7 +135 +26
Permanent jobs citing SCADA 100 138 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.065% 0.084% 0.048%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.19% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 77 121 62
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -20.93% +19.44%
10th Percentile £30,750 £27,500 £33,975
90th Percentile £70,000 £96,250 £74,875
UK median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% -14.00% +11.11%

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 68,043 73,970 76,319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.31% 44.89% 42.65%
Number of salaries quoted 53,003 55,939 63,328
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
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 23 October 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 23 October 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
Midlands +14 38 £36,500 +3.55% 24
South East +30 30 £45,000 +73.08% 6
West Midlands +36 23 £45,000 +20.00% 19
London +9 19 £65,000 +10.64% 10
East Midlands -5 15 £34,000 -2.86% 5
East of England +26 4 £55,000 -8.33% 13
North of England +6 4 £80,000 +88.24% 18
South West -19 4 £41,250 -2.94% 11
North West -15 3 - - 10
Yorkshire +14 1 £80,000 +6.67% 7
SCADA
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 38 (38.00%) C#
2 27 (27.00%) Windows
3 26 (26.00%) Degree
4 24 (24.00%) Software Engineering
5 23 (23.00%) SQL
6 22 (22.00%) Manufacturing
7 21 (21.00%) Siemens
8 19 (19.00%) C
8 19 (19.00%) C++
9 18 (18.00%) Wonderware
10 17 (17.00%) SQL Server
11 15 (15.00%) Management Information System
12 14 (14.00%) HND
13 13 (13.00%) Windows Server
13 13 (13.00%) Decision-Making
13 13 (13.00%) Security Cleared
13 13 (13.00%) CCTV
14 12 (12.00%) .NET
14 12 (12.00%) MySQL
15 11 (11.00%) Finance
15 11 (11.00%) Problem-Solving
16 10 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
16 10 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
16 10 (10.00%) System Testing
16 10 (10.00%) Validation
16 10 (10.00%) Information Security
16 10 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
17 9 (9.00%) Microsoft
17 9 (9.00%) Active Directory
17 9 (9.00%) VBA

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 8 (8.00%) WinCC
2 4 (4.00%) Confluence
3 2 (2.00%) Jupyter
Applications
1 6 (6.00%) EPLAN
2 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (2.00%) AutoCAD
4 2 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.00%) SAP ERP
2 2 (2.00%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.00%) npm
1 4 (4.00%) NuGet
2 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.00%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (1.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.00%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.00%) Firewall
1 6 (6.00%) Internet
2 5 (5.00%) Profibus
3 4 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.00%) VLAN
5 2 (2.00%) SDH
6 1 (1.00%) LAN
6 1 (1.00%) Network Security
6 1 (1.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.00%) MySQL
3 6 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.00%) Big Data
4 3 (3.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.00%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.00%) InfluxDB
5 1 (1.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.00%) MS Access
5 1 (1.00%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (4.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (4.00%) Visual Studio Code
2 1 (1.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.00%) Selenium
General
1 22 (22.00%) Manufacturing
2 11 (11.00%) Finance
3 6 (6.00%) Automotive
4 5 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (4.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.00%) Electronics
6 3 (3.00%) Marketing
7 1 (1.00%) Advertising
7 1 (1.00%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.00%) Law
7 1 (1.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (14.00%) Developer
1 14 (14.00%) SCADA Engineer
2 11 (11.00%) Systems Engineer
3 10 (10.00%) Project Engineer
3 10 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 9 (9.00%) Consultant
4 9 (9.00%) Security Consultant
5 7 (7.00%) Automation Engineer
6 6 (6.00%) .NET Software Engineer
6 6 (6.00%) Analyst
6 6 (6.00%) Architect
6 6 (6.00%) Information Security Consultant
6 6 (6.00%) SCADA Software Engineer
7 5 (5.00%) .NET Developer
7 5 (5.00%) Data Analyst
7 5 (5.00%) Junior
7 5 (5.00%) Junior .NET Developer
7 5 (5.00%) Junior Developer
8 4 (4.00%) Senior Architect
8 4 (4.00%) Senior Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.00%) .NET
2 9 (9.00%) AngularJS
2 9 (9.00%) Backbone.js
2 9 (9.00%) Entity Framework
2 9 (9.00%) LINQ
2 9 (9.00%) WPF
3 1 (1.00%) HTML
3 1 (1.00%) HTML5
3 1 (1.00%) NumPy
3 1 (1.00%) Pandas
3 1 (1.00%) SciPy
3 1 (1.00%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 13 (13.00%) CCTV
3 10 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (9.00%) Computer Science
5 7 (7.00%) Driving Licence
6 4 (4.00%) Internet of Things
7 3 (3.00%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (3.00%) Industry 4.0
7 3 (3.00%) Robotics
8 2 (2.00%) Smart Home
9 1 (1.00%) CESG
9 1 (1.00%) CESG CLAS
9 1 (1.00%) FMCG
9 1 (1.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 27 (27.00%) Windows
2 13 (13.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (24.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (13.00%) Decision-Making
3 11 (11.00%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (10.00%) Information Security
4 10 (10.00%) System Testing
4 10 (10.00%) Validation
5 9 (9.00%) ERP
5 9 (9.00%) Time Management
6 8 (8.00%) Mathematics
6 8 (8.00%) OO
6 8 (8.00%) Project Management
7 7 (7.00%) SDLC
8 6 (6.00%) Creative Thinking
8 6 (6.00%) Data Extraction
8 6 (6.00%) Data Protection
8 6 (6.00%) ITIL
8 6 (6.00%) OpenUP
8 6 (6.00%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 38 (38.00%) C#
2 23 (23.00%) SQL
3 19 (19.00%) C
3 19 (19.00%) C++
4 9 (9.00%) VBA
4 9 (9.00%) VBScript
5 8 (8.00%) Python
5 8 (8.00%) VB
6 7 (7.00%) Java
7 4 (4.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.00%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.00%) R
Qualifications
1 26 (26.00%) Degree
2 14 (14.00%) HND
3 13 (13.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (7.00%) CISSP
5 6 (6.00%) CCNA
5 6 (6.00%) CCNP
5 6 (6.00%) CESG Certified Professional
5 6 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (6.00%) CISM
5 6 (6.00%) CRISC
6 5 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.00%) CLAS
7 1 (1.00%) HNC
7 1 (1.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 1 (1.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
7 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (7.00%) QA
3 4 (4.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.00%) GAMP
4 1 (1.00%) GMP
4 1 (1.00%) NIST 800
System Software
1 9 (9.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.00%) Firmware
4 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (5.00%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 21 (21.00%) Siemens
2 18 (18.00%) Wonderware
3 9 (9.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (7.00%) Cisco
4 7 (7.00%) Oracle
5 6 (6.00%) BT
6 5 (5.00%) SolarWinds
7 4 (4.00%) Atlassian
7 4 (4.00%) SAP
7 4 (4.00%) VMware
8 3 (3.00%) Citrix
9 2 (2.00%) Google
9 2 (2.00%) Rockwell