Period
to 24 May 2019

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 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
UK > England
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 977 1070 1060
Rank change year-on-year +93 -10 +104
Permanent jobs citing SCADA 86 67 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.064% 0.042% 0.053%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.10% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 55 44 68
England median annual salary £55,000 £35,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.03% -32.86% +10.53%
10th Percentile £41,300 £26,863 £30,125
90th Percentile £99,500 £78,750 £96,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £35,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +61.97% -32.38% +10.53%

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 56,329 65,625 64,229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.90% 40.65% 40.25%
Number of salaries quoted 42,947 51,204 51,824
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +7.00% +3.09% -3.00%

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 24 May 2019.

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 24 May 2019. 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 +87 31 £62,500 -13.79% 3
Midlands +33 31 £50,000 +47.06% 8
West Midlands +37 30 £50,000 +53.85% 7
South East +26 13 £56,250 -13.46% 3
South West +30 5 £46,000 +57.26% 5
North of England +32 4 £55,000 +150.00% 7
East of England +81 3 £55,000 - 5
North West +22 2 £50,000 +138.10% 1
North East - 2 £57,500 -
East Midlands +17 1 - - 1
SCADA
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, 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 20 (23.26%) Cybersecurity
2 18 (20.93%) Windows
2 18 (20.93%) Microsoft
3 15 (17.44%) Security Cleared
4 14 (16.28%) Business Development
4 14 (16.28%) Cisco
4 14 (16.28%) Management Information System
5 13 (15.12%) Manufacturing
5 13 (15.12%) SQL Server
5 13 (15.12%) ITIL
6 12 (13.95%) Degree
7 10 (11.63%) Finance
7 10 (11.63%) Project Management
8 9 (10.47%) C
8 9 (10.47%) Linux
8 9 (10.47%) HND
8 9 (10.47%) Software Engineering
9 8 (9.30%) Advertising
9 8 (9.30%) Validation
9 8 (9.30%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 8 (9.30%) Customer Requirements
9 8 (9.30%) Threat Intelligence
10 7 (8.14%) Malware Reverse Engineering
10 7 (8.14%) Forensic Analysis
10 7 (8.14%) CREST Certified
10 7 (8.14%) Technical Analysis
10 7 (8.14%) Malware Analysis
10 7 (8.14%) GREM
10 7 (8.14%) Embedded Systems
10 7 (8.14%) DV Cleared

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 3 (3.49%) WinCC
2 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.16%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.14%) DNS
1 7 (8.14%) Wireless
2 6 (6.98%) Firewall
3 2 (2.33%) DHCP
3 2 (2.33%) Internet
3 2 (2.33%) LAN
3 2 (2.33%) SDH
3 2 (2.33%) SNMP
3 2 (2.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.33%) WAN
3 2 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.16%) 3G
4 1 (1.16%) 4G
4 1 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.16%) HTTP
4 1 (1.16%) MPLS
4 1 (1.16%) SSL
4 1 (1.16%) VLAN
4 1 (1.16%) VPN
4 1 (1.16%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.33%) MySQL
3 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Bugzilla
General
1 13 (15.12%) Manufacturing
2 10 (11.63%) Finance
3 8 (9.30%) Advertising
4 6 (6.98%) Aerospace
4 6 (6.98%) Retail
5 4 (4.65%) Automotive
6 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.33%) Electronics
7 2 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.16%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (17.44%) Consultant
2 14 (16.28%) Security Consultant
3 12 (13.95%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (12.79%) SCADA Engineer
5 8 (9.30%) Project Engineer
6 7 (8.14%) Project Manager
7 6 (6.98%) IT Manager
7 6 (6.98%) IT Project Manager
7 6 (6.98%) Technical Support
8 5 (5.81%) PLC Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) Senior Manager
8 5 (5.81%) Senior Project Manager
8 5 (5.81%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) Systems Support
8 5 (5.81%) Systems Support Engineer
9 4 (4.65%) Automation Engineer
9 4 (4.65%) SCADA Consultant
9 4 (4.65%) Senior IT Manager
9 4 (4.65%) Senior IT Project Manager
10 3 (3.49%) SCADA Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.14%) .NET
2 1 (1.16%) .NET Core
2 1 (1.16%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.16%) HTML
2 1 (1.16%) HTML5
2 1 (1.16%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.28%) Management Information System
2 7 (8.14%) CCTV
2 7 (8.14%) CESG
2 7 (8.14%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (6.98%) Driving Licence
4 5 (5.81%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.65%) Life Science
6 3 (3.49%) Fibre Optics
6 3 (3.49%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.33%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (1.16%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.16%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.16%) Smart City
8 1 (1.16%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.93%) Windows
2 9 (10.47%) Linux
3 6 (6.98%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.26%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (16.28%) Business Development
3 13 (15.12%) ITIL
4 10 (11.63%) Project Management
5 9 (10.47%) Software Engineering
6 8 (9.30%) Customer Requirements
6 8 (9.30%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 8 (9.30%) Threat Intelligence
6 8 (9.30%) Validation
7 7 (8.14%) Forensic Analysis
7 7 (8.14%) Malware Analysis
7 7 (8.14%) Malware Reverse Engineering
7 7 (8.14%) PRINCE2
7 7 (8.14%) Reverse Engineering
7 7 (8.14%) Technical Analysis
8 6 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (6.98%) Network Management
8 6 (6.98%) Project Planning
8 6 (6.98%) Risk Management
9 5 (5.81%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.47%) C
2 7 (8.14%) VB
3 6 (6.98%) C#
4 4 (4.65%) C++
4 4 (4.65%) SQL
4 4 (4.65%) VB6
5 3 (3.49%) Java
6 1 (1.16%) Embedded C++
6 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (17.44%) Security Cleared
2 12 (13.95%) Degree
3 9 (10.47%) HND
4 7 (8.14%) CCNA
4 7 (8.14%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (8.14%) CREST Certified
4 7 (8.14%) DV Cleared
4 7 (8.14%) GIAC
4 7 (8.14%) GREM
4 7 (8.14%) MCP
5 6 (6.98%) CISSP
5 6 (6.98%) SC Cleared
6 5 (5.81%) CCNP
7 4 (4.65%) PMI Certification
7 4 (4.65%) PMP
7 4 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (2.33%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (2.33%) CISM
8 2 (2.33%) CRISC
9 1 (1.16%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.98%) GDPR
1 6 (6.98%) PMO
1 6 (6.98%) QA
2 5 (5.81%) NIST 800
2 5 (5.81%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.16%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (1.16%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) MOM
2 2 (2.33%) Wonderware InTouch
3 1 (1.16%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.16%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.16%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 18 (20.93%) Microsoft
2 14 (16.28%) Cisco
3 6 (6.98%) SolarWinds
4 5 (5.81%) Juniper
4 5 (5.81%) Wonderware
5 4 (4.65%) Oracle
5 4 (4.65%) Rockwell
5 4 (4.65%) Siemens
6 2 (2.33%) Allen-Bradley
6 2 (2.33%) CA
6 2 (2.33%) HP
6 2 (2.33%) VMware
7 1 (1.16%) Dell
7 1 (1.16%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (1.16%) Ekahau
7 1 (1.16%) Meraki
7 1 (1.16%) ProCurve
7 1 (1.16%) SonicWALL