Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SCADA in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SCADA over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
England > North West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 357 352 346
Rank change year-on-year -5 -6 +19
Permanent jobs citing SCADA 21 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.16% 0.056% 0.086%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 0.14% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 5
North West median annual salary £35,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.36% +22.22% +8.43%
10th Percentile £20,500 £52,500 £39,750
90th Percentile £46,250 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -22.73% +22.22% +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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5210 5042 4585
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.19% 40.29% 35.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4071 4204 3643
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

SCADA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing SCADA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for SCADA in the North West

SCADA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for SCADA in the North West

SCADA
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCADA in the North West over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SCADA in the North West

SCADA
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCADA within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 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
Cheshire -18 14 £21,000 -
Merseyside - 4 £42,500 -
Manchester -18 1 - - 1
Lancashire - 1 £40,000 -
SCADA
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 North West region with a requirement for SCADA.

1 17 (80.95%) Rockwell
2 14 (66.67%) Profibus
2 14 (66.67%) Siemens
3 12 (57.14%) Ethernet
4 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 8 (38.10%) Configuration Management
4 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (38.10%) Windows
5 7 (33.33%) Driving Licence
6 6 (28.57%) Modbus
7 5 (23.81%) Wonderware
7 5 (23.81%) Automotive
7 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
8 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
8 4 (19.05%) HNC
8 4 (19.05%) Degree
8 4 (19.05%) Allen-Bradley
8 4 (19.05%) Wonderware InTouch
9 1 (4.76%) Machine Learning
9 1 (4.76%) Data Acquisition
9 1 (4.76%) SQL
9 1 (4.76%) COM
9 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
9 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (4.76%) Aerospace

SCADA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (66.67%) Profibus
2 12 (57.14%) Ethernet
3 6 (28.57%) Modbus
General
1 5 (23.81%) Automotive
1 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Commissioning Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Field Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Control Systems Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) PLC Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) PLC Software Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) SCADA Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Head of Information
6 1 (4.76%) Head of Information Services
6 1 (4.76%) Instrumentation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Configuration Management
2 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.76%) Data Acquisition
3 1 (4.76%) Machine Learning
3 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
3 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
1 4 (19.05%) HNC
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Rockwell
2 14 (66.67%) Siemens
3 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 5 (23.81%) Wonderware
5 4 (19.05%) Allen-Bradley