Period
to 19 October 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CCTV in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CCTV over the 6 months to 19 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Closed-Circuit Television (CCTV)
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 759 966 1028
Rank change year-on-year +207 +62 +126
Permanent jobs citing CCTV 316 198 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% 0.30% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 119 124 135
UK median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,120 £22,675
90th Percentile £61,000 £55,875 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% -2.86% +12.90%

CCTV 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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 52,968 65,118 70,555
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.88% 39.52% 40.36%
Number of salaries quoted 39,944 49,880 52,395
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £29,565 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

CCTV
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing CCTV as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for CCTV in the UK

CCTV
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CCTV in the UK

CCTV
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCTV over the 6 months to 19 October 2019.

Salary histogram for CCTV in the UK

CCTV
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCTV within the UK over the 6 months to 19 October 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
England +186 291 £31,000 -11.43% 157
UK excluding London +204 259 £30,000 -11.76% 112
Midlands +146 162 £31,000 -31.11% 16
West Midlands +147 154 £31,000 -31.11% 10
North of England +48 40 £25,000 -23.08% 28
London +56 29 £54,500 +55.71% 54
Yorkshire +21 29 £23,500 -27.69% 11
East of England +76 26 £30,000 -14.29% 24
South East +44 24 £32,500 - 26
North West +41 11 £31,000 -8.15% 14
East Midlands +22 8 - - 6
Scotland +18 3 - - 6
South West +15 2 £22,500 -10.18% 9
Wales +4 2 £35,500 +69.05% 3

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, IT jobs citing CCTV 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 with a requirement for CCTV.

1 173 (54.75%) Telecoms
2 158 (50.00%) Wireless
3 144 (45.57%) User Experience
4 75 (23.73%) Problem-Solving
4 75 (23.73%) Degree
5 65 (20.57%) Firewall
6 59 (18.67%) Windows
7 53 (16.77%) ITIL
8 47 (14.87%) Project Management
9 46 (14.56%) Microsoft
10 44 (13.92%) HND
10 44 (13.92%) Management Information System
11 42 (13.29%) VMware
11 42 (13.29%) HNC
11 42 (13.29%) VMware Infrastructure
12 41 (12.97%) Linux
13 37 (11.71%) Microsoft Office
13 37 (11.71%) Active Directory
14 36 (11.39%) Service Management
15 34 (10.76%) VMware ESXi
16 33 (10.44%) SMS
16 33 (10.44%) Wi-Fi
16 33 (10.44%) Incident Management
17 32 (10.13%) SQL
17 32 (10.13%) Virtual Machines
18 31 (9.81%) Data Centre
19 28 (8.86%) Network Management
20 27 (8.54%) VLAN
21 26 (8.23%) CRM
21 26 (8.23%) MS Visio

CCTV
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (2.53%) IIS
2 5 (1.58%) CMS
3 4 (1.27%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.27%) TPMS
4 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 37 (11.71%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (8.23%) MS Visio
3 15 (4.75%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (1.27%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.95%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.27%) Misys Midas
2 1 (0.32%) Primavera
2 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.32%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.80%) Office 365
2 6 (1.90%) SaaS
3 3 (0.95%) Azure
4 2 (0.63%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.32%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 158 (50.00%) Wireless
2 65 (20.57%) Firewall
3 33 (10.44%) SMS
3 33 (10.44%) Wi-Fi
4 27 (8.54%) VLAN
5 25 (7.91%) LAN
6 21 (6.65%) WAN
7 19 (6.01%) TCP/IP
8 15 (4.75%) MPLS
8 15 (4.75%) Multicast
8 15 (4.75%) Network Security
8 15 (4.75%) VPN
9 11 (3.48%) Internet
10 10 (3.16%) BGP
10 10 (3.16%) OSPF
10 10 (3.16%) RSVP
10 10 (3.16%) VoIP
11 9 (2.85%) Ethernet
11 9 (2.85%) Structured Cabling
12 8 (2.53%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.90%) Firebird
2 6 (1.90%) Relational Database
3 5 (1.58%) Geospatial Data
3 5 (1.58%) GIS
4 4 (1.27%) MySQL
4 4 (1.27%) SQLite
5 2 (0.63%) MS Access
6 1 (0.32%) Power BI
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.53%) JIRA
2 6 (1.90%) Android Studio
2 6 (1.90%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (1.90%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.27%) Bugzilla
3 4 (1.27%) Rational Quality Manager
4 2 (0.63%) TestLink
General
1 173 (54.75%) Telecoms
2 20 (6.33%) Public Sector
3 19 (6.01%) Finance
4 16 (5.06%) Police
5 14 (4.43%) Retail
6 13 (4.11%) Automotive
7 10 (3.16%) Local Government
8 8 (2.53%) Billing
9 7 (2.22%) Electronics
9 7 (2.22%) Legal
10 5 (1.58%) Fire and Rescue
11 4 (1.27%) Environmental Health
11 4 (1.27%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.95%) Advertising
13 1 (0.32%) Games
13 1 (0.32%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 24 (7.59%) CCTV Engineer
2 21 (6.65%) IT Support
3 19 (6.01%) Architect
4 18 (5.70%) Support Engineer
5 17 (5.38%) Project Engineer
6 15 (4.75%) Installations Engineer
7 14 (4.43%) Analyst
7 14 (4.43%) IT Engineer
7 14 (4.43%) Network Engineer
7 14 (4.43%) Project Manager
7 14 (4.43%) Provisioning Engineer
7 14 (4.43%) Technical Engineer
8 13 (4.11%) IT Manager
9 11 (3.48%) Design Engineer
9 11 (3.48%) IT Technician
9 11 (3.48%) NOC Engineer
9 11 (3.48%) Solutions Architect
10 10 (3.16%) Developer
10 10 (3.16%) Software Developer
11 9 (2.85%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.16%) .NET
1 10 (3.16%) ONVIF
2 6 (1.90%) HTML
3 5 (1.58%) Web Services
4 4 (1.27%) .NET Core
4 4 (1.27%) .NET Framework
4 4 (1.27%) Angular 2
4 4 (1.27%) AngularJS
4 4 (1.27%) CSS
4 4 (1.27%) CSS3
4 4 (1.27%) Entity Framework
4 4 (1.27%) HTML5
4 4 (1.27%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (1.27%) LINQ
4 4 (1.27%) Sass
4 4 (1.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (1.27%) Vue.js
4 4 (1.27%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 144 (45.57%) User Experience
2 44 (13.92%) Management Information System
3 31 (9.81%) Data Centre
4 24 (7.59%) Driving Licence
5 20 (6.33%) Client/Server
6 12 (3.80%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (3.48%) Mobile App
8 10 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (2.22%) NHS
11 6 (1.90%) Digital TV
11 6 (1.90%) e-Learning
11 6 (1.90%) Enterprise Storage
12 5 (1.58%) CESG
12 5 (1.58%) Video\Live Streaming
13 4 (1.27%) Fibre Optics
13 4 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
13 4 (1.27%) Replication
13 4 (1.27%) SCADA
14 2 (0.63%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 59 (18.67%) Windows
2 41 (12.97%) Linux
3 24 (7.59%) Windows Server
4 18 (5.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (4.75%) Windows 10
6 13 (4.11%) Windows 7
7 11 (3.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (3.16%) HPUX
8 10 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (3.16%) Solaris
8 10 (3.16%) Windows 8
9 6 (1.90%) Android
10 2 (0.63%) VMS
11 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (23.73%) Problem-Solving
2 53 (16.77%) ITIL
3 47 (14.87%) Project Management
4 36 (11.39%) Service Management
5 33 (10.44%) Incident Management
6 28 (8.86%) Network Management
7 26 (8.23%) CRM
8 24 (7.59%) Change Management
9 23 (7.28%) Critical Success Factor
10 22 (6.96%) Asset Management
10 22 (6.96%) Server Management
11 21 (6.65%) ITIL V3
11 21 (6.65%) Mentoring
12 20 (6.33%) Migration
13 19 (6.01%) Continuous Improvement
13 19 (6.01%) Matrix Organization
14 18 (5.70%) Collaborative Working
14 18 (5.70%) Network Design
15 17 (5.38%) Coaching
16 16 (5.06%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (10.13%) SQL
2 10 (3.16%) C#
3 9 (2.85%) PowerShell
4 6 (1.90%) Java
5 4 (1.27%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.63%) Perl
6 2 (0.63%) Python
7 1 (0.32%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.32%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 75 (23.73%) Degree
2 44 (13.92%) HND
3 42 (13.29%) HNC
4 19 (6.01%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (5.06%) SC Cleared
5 16 (5.06%) Security Cleared
6 14 (4.43%) CCNA
6 14 (4.43%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (2.53%) CCNP
7 8 (2.53%) JNCIA
8 5 (1.58%) CESG Certified Professional
8 5 (1.58%) CISSP
8 5 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.27%) ISTQB
9 4 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.63%) BICSI RCDD
11 2 (0.63%) Chartered Engineer
11 2 (0.63%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.91%) SLA
2 18 (5.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (4.11%) ISO 9001
4 9 (2.85%) PMO
5 5 (1.58%) ISO 22301
5 5 (1.58%) QA
6 4 (1.27%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.32%) GDPR
7 1 (0.32%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 42 (13.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (11.71%) Active Directory
3 34 (10.76%) VMware ESXi
4 32 (10.13%) Virtual Machines
5 24 (7.59%) Hyper-V
6 13 (4.11%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (1.90%) Firmware
8 4 (1.27%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 23 (7.28%) SCCM
2 13 (4.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 6 (1.90%) FortiGate
4 4 (1.27%) Cisco CME
4 4 (1.27%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (1.27%) vCenter Server
5 3 (0.95%) WSUS
6 2 (0.63%) Netcool
6 2 (0.63%) TeMIP
7 1 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 46 (14.56%) Microsoft
2 42 (13.29%) VMware
3 22 (6.96%) Cisco
4 20 (6.33%) Juniper
5 13 (4.11%) Barracuda Networks
5 13 (4.11%) Oracle
5 13 (4.11%) Veeam
6 11 (3.48%) Nokia
7 10 (3.16%) Red Hat
7 10 (3.16%) Verint
8 9 (2.85%) 3PAR
8 9 (2.85%) HP
8 9 (2.85%) McAfee
9 7 (2.22%) Virgin Media
10 6 (1.90%) OpenText
10 6 (1.90%) SAP
11 4 (1.27%) Avaya
11 4 (1.27%) TOWER Software
12 3 (0.95%) Remedy
13 2 (0.63%) SolarWinds