Closed-Circuit Television (CCTV)
UK

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 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
23 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 580 858 999
Rank change year-on-year +278 +141 -189
Permanent jobs citing CCTV 250 173 129
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.16% 0.093%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.90% 0.37% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 218 100 79
10th Percentile £23,750 £27,350 £22,500
25th Percentile £24,750 £30,750 £27,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £33,658 £35,000 £38,288
Median % change year-on-year -3.83% -8.59% -4.28%
75th Percentile £43,619 £43,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,250 £75,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +3.08% - -9.09%

All Generic Skills
UK

CCTV is in the General and Transferable 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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 27,874 46,678 63,070
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 35.67% 41.94% 45.23%
Number of salaries quoted 19,957 26,014 33,107
10th Percentile £29,000 £35,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £46,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £65,000 £61,750
Median % change year-on-year -15.38% +5.26% +2.92%
75th Percentile £77,500 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £107,500 £102,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

CCTV
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for CCTV in the UK

CCTV
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CCTV.

Salary trend for CCTV in the UK

CCTV
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing CCTV over the 6 months to 23 February 2024.

Salary histogram for CCTV in the UK

CCTV
Top 16 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 2024. 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
Jobs
England +295 227 £35,000 - 219
UK excluding London +150 208 £33,500 +3.08% 188
South East +109 62 £24,500 -22.22% 55
Midlands +84 52 £36,000 +2.86% 50
North of England +84 40 £35,000 +16.67% 37
London +222 35 £45,000 +5.56% 50
East Midlands +40 34 £37,500 +57.89% 27
North West +85 29 £35,000 +7.69% 24
South West +34 28 £33,500 -15.19% 17
Work from Home +162 25 £35,000 -22.22% 40
West Midlands +55 18 £35,000 -12.50% 25
Yorkshire +97 11 £35,750 +19.17% 12
East of England +51 10 £26,500 +13.28% 26
Wales +15 9 £25,500 -21.54% 2
Scotland -13 6 £54,538 +137.12% 11
Northern Ireland +23 1 - - 2

CCTV
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (8.40%) SharePoint
2 13 (5.20%) Microsoft Exchange
3 1 (0.40%) nginx
3 1 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 33 (13.20%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (2.40%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.40%) C-CURE
2 1 (0.40%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 56 (22.40%) Microsoft 365
2 55 (22.00%) Azure
3 24 (9.60%) AWS
3 24 (9.60%) Entra ID
4 8 (3.20%) GCP
5 7 (2.80%) OneDrive
6 6 (2.40%) OCI
7 4 (1.60%) WhatsApp
8 2 (0.80%) Dropbox
9 1 (0.40%) Google Workspace
9 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (16.40%) Wi-Fi
2 37 (14.80%) Firewall
3 29 (11.60%) Wireless
4 25 (10.00%) LAN
5 24 (9.60%) TCP/IP
6 12 (4.80%) SAN
6 12 (4.80%) VoIP
6 12 (4.80%) WAN
7 11 (4.40%) DNS
8 10 (4.00%) Broadband
8 10 (4.00%) DHCP
9 9 (3.60%) Ethernet
9 9 (3.60%) VLAN
10 7 (2.80%) MPLS
10 7 (2.80%) Network Security
10 7 (2.80%) SD-WAN
11 6 (2.40%) Internet
11 6 (2.40%) Software-Defined Networking
12 5 (2.00%) Intranet
12 5 (2.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.80%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (0.80%) MySQL
4 1 (0.40%) MariaDB
General
1 104 (41.60%) Social Skills
2 33 (13.20%) Finance
3 29 (11.60%) Retail
4 27 (10.80%) Telecoms
5 15 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (4.00%) Local Government
7 8 (3.20%) Police
8 6 (2.40%) Advertising
8 6 (2.40%) Electronics
8 6 (2.40%) Organisational Skills
9 5 (2.00%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.60%) Presentation Skills
10 4 (1.60%) Public Sector
11 3 (1.20%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.80%) Banking
12 2 (0.80%) French Language
12 2 (0.80%) Games
12 2 (0.80%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 2 (0.80%) Marketing
13 1 (0.40%) Aeronautics
Job Titles
1 32 (12.80%) CCTV Operator
2 26 (10.40%) IT Engineer
2 26 (10.40%) IT Support
2 26 (10.40%) Support Engineer
3 24 (9.60%) CCTV Engineer
3 24 (9.60%) IT Technician
4 21 (8.40%) Analyst
4 21 (8.40%) Systems Engineer
5 20 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 19 (7.60%) Security Engineer
6 19 (7.60%) Support Technician
6 19 (7.60%) Technical Support
7 18 (7.20%) Data Engineer
8 16 (6.40%) Senior
9 15 (6.00%) Support Analyst
9 15 (6.00%) Trainee
9 15 (6.00%) Trainee Operator
10 13 (5.20%) Installations Engineer
11 12 (4.80%) IT Support Engineer
11 12 (4.80%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.40%) EDI
1 1 (0.40%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 20 (8.00%) Driving Licence
3 16 (6.40%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (3.60%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.60%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (2.00%) EPoS
5 5 (2.00%) iPad
5 5 (2.00%) iPhone
5 5 (2.00%) SCADA
6 4 (1.60%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.60%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (1.60%) Fibre Optics
6 4 (1.60%) Onboarding
7 3 (1.20%) Media Streaming
7 3 (1.20%) NHS
7 3 (1.20%) Smart City
7 3 (1.20%) Team-Oriented Environment
8 2 (0.80%) Security Posture
9 1 (0.40%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.40%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 45 (18.00%) Windows
2 20 (8.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (6.00%) Linux
4 14 (5.60%) Windows 10
5 10 (4.00%) Mac OS
6 7 (2.80%) Android
7 4 (1.60%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.60%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (1.60%) Windows Server 2016
8 3 (1.20%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2019
10 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (24.80%) Customer Service
2 47 (18.80%) Problem-Solving
3 30 (12.00%) Decision-Making
4 28 (11.20%) Project Management
5 23 (9.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 18 (7.20%) Cybersecurity
7 17 (6.80%) Data Protection
7 17 (6.80%) ITIL
8 14 (5.60%) Mathematics
8 14 (5.60%) Performance Management
8 14 (5.60%) Service Delivery
9 13 (5.20%) Service Management
10 12 (4.80%) Actionable Insight
10 12 (4.80%) Technical Analysis
11 11 (4.40%) Preventative Maintenance
11 11 (4.40%) Time Management
12 9 (3.60%) Line Management
12 9 (3.60%) Software Engineering
13 8 (3.20%) Network Architecture
13 8 (3.20%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 33 (13.20%) SQL
2 14 (5.60%) PowerShell
3 12 (4.80%) T-SQL
4 8 (3.20%) C
5 5 (2.00%) C#
5 5 (2.00%) Ladder Logic
5 5 (2.00%) VB
6 4 (1.60%) C++
6 4 (1.60%) VBA
7 3 (1.20%) Python
8 2 (0.80%) Bash
9 1 (0.40%) Swift
Qualifications
1 44 (17.60%) Degree
2 17 (6.80%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.80%) DV Cleared
4 11 (4.40%) HND
5 10 (4.00%) DBS Check
6 9 (3.60%) SC Cleared
7 8 (3.20%) MCP
8 6 (2.40%) HNC
8 6 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (1.60%) CCNA
10 4 (1.60%) MCSE
10 4 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (1.20%) Master's Degree
12 2 (0.80%) MCSA
13 1 (0.40%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.40%) CCNP
13 1 (0.40%) CISA
13 1 (0.40%) CISM
13 1 (0.40%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.60%) GDPR
2 10 (4.00%) QA
3 6 (2.40%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (2.40%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 4 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.60%) SLA
5 2 (0.80%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.80%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.40%) COBIT
System Software
1 28 (11.20%) Active Directory
2 24 (9.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (7.20%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.80%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.60%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.80%) pfSense
6 2 (0.80%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (5.60%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (1.20%) FortiGate
3 2 (0.80%) Dell DRAC
3 2 (0.80%) Proxmox
3 2 (0.80%) SCCM
4 1 (0.40%) PaperCut
4 1 (0.40%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 50 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (11.60%) VMware
3 11 (4.40%) Google
4 10 (4.00%) Cisco
5 8 (3.20%) Meraki
6 7 (2.80%) Sage
7 6 (2.40%) Oracle
7 6 (2.40%) Ubiquiti
8 5 (2.00%) Dell
9 4 (1.60%) Aruba
9 4 (1.60%) HP
9 4 (1.60%) Salesforce
9 4 (1.60%) Veeam
10 3 (1.20%) WatchGuard
11 2 (0.80%) Acronis
11 2 (0.80%) Apple
11 2 (0.80%) Draytek
11 2 (0.80%) QNAP
11 2 (0.80%) Ruckus Wireless
11 2 (0.80%) Webroot