Period
to 23 February 2020

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 23 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Closed-Circuit Television (CCTV)
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 760 947 1037
Rank change year-on-year +187 +90 +34
Permanent jobs citing CCTV 262 170 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.56% 0.29% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 134 116 169
UK median annual salary £32,500 £43,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.71% +34.62% +18.18%
10th Percentile £20,000 £22,813 £21,900
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,250 £42,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year -28.82% +49.12% +9.62%

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 47,000 59,604 67,983
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.58% 39.61% 38.58%
Number of salaries quoted 36,156 45,131 53,110
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +3.45% +2.35%

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 23 February 2020.

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 23 February 2020. 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 +206 250 £32,500 -27.78% 178
UK excluding London +185 197 £30,250 -28.82% 140
Midlands +97 103 £32,500 -27.78% 34
West Midlands +88 97 £34,500 -23.33% 19
London +70 61 £41,500 -7.78% 47
North of England +92 50 £25,000 -28.57% 29
Yorkshire +61 29 £22,000 -37.14% 10
North West +59 21 £35,000 - 19
South East +49 15 £29,000 -42.00% 38
East of England +68 11 £30,000 -7.69% 18
South West +45 10 £22,500 -26.23% 13
Scotland +33 7 £35,000 +1.61% 6
East Midlands +31 6 £32,500 +16.07% 15
Wales -6 1 £36,000 +71.43% 2

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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.

1 123 (46.95%) Telecoms
2 110 (41.98%) Wireless
3 76 (29.01%) User Experience
4 65 (24.81%) Windows
5 59 (22.52%) Firewall
6 52 (19.85%) VMware
7 51 (19.47%) Microsoft
8 47 (17.94%) VMware Infrastructure
9 45 (17.18%) MS Visio
10 41 (15.65%) ITIL
10 41 (15.65%) Wi-Fi
10 41 (15.65%) Degree
11 36 (13.74%) Linux
12 34 (12.98%) Project Management
12 34 (12.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 32 (12.21%) Data Centre
14 31 (11.83%) Public Sector
15 30 (11.45%) Microsoft Excel
15 30 (11.45%) Cisco
16 29 (11.07%) Driving Licence
17 27 (10.31%) Windows Server
17 27 (10.31%) Active Directory
17 27 (10.31%) LAN
17 27 (10.31%) Management Information System
18 26 (9.92%) Service Management
18 26 (9.92%) Virtual Machines
18 26 (9.92%) SCCM
18 26 (9.92%) VMware ESXi
19 25 (9.54%) Mentoring
20 24 (9.16%) Network Management

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 6 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (2.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 45 (17.18%) MS Visio
2 30 (11.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 23 (8.78%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (2.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.91%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.38%) C-CURE
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.49%) Office 365
2 4 (1.53%) Azure
3 3 (1.15%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 110 (41.98%) Wireless
2 59 (22.52%) Firewall
3 41 (15.65%) Wi-Fi
4 27 (10.31%) LAN
5 22 (8.40%) Internet
5 22 (8.40%) TCP/IP
5 22 (8.40%) WAN
6 21 (8.02%) SMS
7 18 (6.87%) Structured Cabling
8 17 (6.49%) VLAN
8 17 (6.49%) VoIP
9 14 (5.34%) Network Security
10 13 (4.96%) DWDM
10 13 (4.96%) VPN
11 12 (4.58%) MPLS
12 11 (4.20%) Unified Communications
13 10 (3.82%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (3.82%) LTE
14 8 (3.05%) DNS
15 7 (2.67%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.05%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.91%) GIS
3 4 (1.53%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (1.15%) Geospatial Data
5 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.38%) Big Data
6 1 (0.38%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (3.82%) Rational DOORS
1 10 (3.82%) Rational Quality Manager
2 7 (2.67%) Bugzilla
2 7 (2.67%) TestLink
General
1 123 (46.95%) Telecoms
2 31 (11.83%) Public Sector
3 18 (6.87%) Police
4 16 (6.11%) Automotive
5 14 (5.34%) Legal
6 12 (4.58%) Finance
7 8 (3.05%) Electronics
7 8 (3.05%) Retail
8 7 (2.67%) Local Government
9 4 (1.53%) Advertising
10 3 (1.15%) Fire and Rescue
10 3 (1.15%) Marketing
11 2 (0.76%) Banking
11 2 (0.76%) Law
11 2 (0.76%) Social Housing
12 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (11.45%) Support Engineer
2 25 (9.54%) Installations Engineer
2 25 (9.54%) Network Engineer
3 23 (8.78%) IT Support
4 22 (8.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 20 (7.63%) IT Engineer
6 17 (6.49%) Design Engineer
7 15 (5.73%) IT Support Engineer
8 14 (5.34%) Test Engineer
9 12 (4.58%) Junior
9 12 (4.58%) Junior Technical Engineer
9 12 (4.58%) Presales Engineer
9 12 (4.58%) Technical Engineer
10 9 (3.44%) Project Manager
10 9 (3.44%) Voice Engineer
10 9 (3.44%) Voice Network Engineer
11 8 (3.05%) Commercial Officer
11 8 (3.05%) Coordinator
11 8 (3.05%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 8 (3.05%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.29%) XMPP
2 3 (1.15%) Web Services
3 2 (0.76%) .NET
3 2 (0.76%) AngularJS
3 2 (0.76%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (0.76%) CGI
3 2 (0.76%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 76 (29.01%) User Experience
2 32 (12.21%) Data Centre
3 29 (11.07%) Driving Licence
4 27 (10.31%) Management Information System
5 16 (6.11%) Digital TV
5 16 (6.11%) e-Learning
6 13 (4.96%) Client/Server
7 11 (4.20%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (2.67%) Fibre Optics
9 7 (2.67%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.91%) IPTV
11 3 (1.15%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.15%) NHS
11 3 (1.15%) SCADA
11 3 (1.15%) Video\Live Streaming
12 2 (0.76%) CESG
12 2 (0.76%) EPoS
12 2 (0.76%) iPad
12 2 (0.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 65 (24.81%) Windows
2 36 (13.74%) Linux
3 27 (10.31%) Windows Server
4 20 (7.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (4.96%) Windows 10
6 11 (4.20%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.53%) Solaris
7 4 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.15%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.76%) HPUX
9 2 (0.76%) Unix
9 2 (0.76%) VMS
9 2 (0.76%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.38%) Android
10 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (15.65%) ITIL
2 34 (12.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 34 (12.98%) Project Management
3 26 (9.92%) Service Management
4 25 (9.54%) Mentoring
5 24 (9.16%) Network Management
6 23 (8.78%) Asset Management
6 23 (8.78%) Problem-Solving
7 18 (6.87%) ITIL V3
7 18 (6.87%) Self-Awareness
8 17 (6.49%) Presales
8 17 (6.49%) Test Management
9 16 (6.11%) Coaching
9 16 (6.11%) Network Design
9 16 (6.11%) QMS
9 16 (6.11%) Quality Management
10 14 (5.34%) Time Management
11 13 (4.96%) Change Management
11 13 (4.96%) Software License Management
11 13 (4.96%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (6.49%) SQL
2 7 (2.67%) Perl
2 7 (2.67%) Python
3 3 (1.15%) C
4 2 (0.76%) C#
4 2 (0.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 41 (15.65%) Degree
2 23 (8.78%) HNC
3 18 (6.87%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (6.11%) SC Cleared
4 16 (6.11%) Security Cleared
5 15 (5.73%) CCNA
6 14 (5.34%) CCNP
6 14 (5.34%) HND
7 11 (4.20%) Computer Science Degree
8 9 (3.44%) ISTQB
8 9 (3.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 9 (3.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (1.91%) BC Cleared
9 5 (1.91%) CISA
9 5 (1.91%) IRCA
10 3 (1.15%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.76%) CESG Certified Professional
11 2 (0.76%) CISSP
11 2 (0.76%) JNCIA
11 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (5.73%) ISO 9001
3 14 (5.34%) SLA
4 11 (4.20%) QA
5 6 (2.29%) Cyber Essentials
6 4 (1.53%) PMO
7 2 (0.76%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.38%) GDPR
8 1 (0.38%) P3O
System Software
1 47 (17.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (10.31%) Active Directory
3 26 (9.92%) Virtual Machines
3 26 (9.92%) VMware ESXi
4 21 (8.02%) Hyper-V
5 13 (4.96%) Firmware
5 13 (4.96%) Virtual Servers
6 11 (4.20%) VMware NSX
7 3 (1.15%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 26 (9.92%) SCCM
2 14 (5.34%) FortiGate
3 13 (4.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 11 (4.20%) Cisco CME
4 11 (4.20%) Cisco CUCM
5 9 (3.44%) Netcool
5 9 (3.44%) TeMIP
6 4 (1.53%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 52 (19.85%) VMware
2 51 (19.47%) Microsoft
3 30 (11.45%) Cisco
4 18 (6.87%) Virgin Media
5 17 (6.49%) Oracle
6 15 (5.73%) HP
7 14 (5.34%) Remedy
7 14 (5.34%) SolarWinds
8 13 (4.96%) 3PAR
8 13 (4.96%) Avaya
8 13 (4.96%) Barracuda Networks
8 13 (4.96%) Juniper
8 13 (4.96%) McAfee
8 13 (4.96%) Veeam
9 10 (3.82%) OpenText
10 8 (3.05%) Citrix
11 5 (1.91%) Fortinet
11 5 (1.91%) Infoblox
11 5 (1.91%) Ubiquiti
12 4 (1.53%) Meraki