Period
to 30 May 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 30 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Closed-Circuit Television (CCTV)
UK
6 months to
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 739 925 1021
Rank change year-on-year +186 +96 +55
Permanent jobs citing CCTV 151 189 175
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% 0.34% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81 111 150
Median annual salary £30,000 £47,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.84% +58.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £20,000 £22,625 £21,950
90th Percentile £53,000 £73,750 £60,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,500 £46,250 £29,750
% change year-on-year -34.05% +55.46% -4.80%

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 34,855 56,269 66,931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.86% 39.16% 38.78%
Number of salaries quoted 26,880 41,960 51,590
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 30 May 2020.

Salary histogram for CCTV in the UK

CCTV
Top 15 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 30 May 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 +176 145 £30,000 -36.84% 20
UK excluding London +167 114 £30,500 -34.05% 15
Midlands +86 43 £45,000 -10.00% 3
London +145 37 £30,000 -36.84% 5
West Midlands +75 37 £45,000 -10.00% 1
North of England +140 24 £30,000 -40.00% 5
South East +97 24 £30,000 -40.00% 3
South West +98 15 £22,500 -26.23%
North West +87 15 £36,500 -27.00% 2
Yorkshire +111 7 £22,000 -21.43% 3
East Midlands +61 6 £19,500 -30.36% 2
Scotland +68 5 £32,500 +12.49%
East of England +67 2 £28,000 -6.67% 4
North East - 2 £31,000 -
Wales -7 1 £41,500 -2.35%

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 53 (35.10%) Wireless
1 53 (35.10%) Telecoms
2 41 (27.15%) Microsoft
3 34 (22.52%) Windows
4 33 (21.85%) Structured Cabling
5 26 (17.22%) ITIL
6 24 (15.89%) User Experience
7 23 (15.23%) LAN
8 21 (13.91%) Wi-Fi
8 21 (13.91%) Security Cleared
8 21 (13.91%) SC Cleared
9 20 (13.25%) WAN
10 19 (12.58%) VoIP
10 19 (12.58%) MS Visio
10 19 (12.58%) Degree
10 19 (12.58%) Problem-Solving
11 18 (11.92%) Public Sector
11 18 (11.92%) Driving Licence
11 18 (11.92%) VMware
11 18 (11.92%) Management Information System
11 18 (11.92%) Firewall
12 17 (11.26%) Internet
12 17 (11.26%) Cisco
13 16 (10.60%) Office 365
13 16 (10.60%) Microsoft Office
13 16 (10.60%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (10.60%) Video Conferencing
14 15 (9.93%) Project Management
14 15 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (9.27%) Windows Server

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 3 (1.99%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.66%) IIS
3 1 (0.66%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.66%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (12.58%) MS Visio
2 16 (10.60%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (7.28%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (1.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.32%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.65%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.66%) C-CURE
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.60%) Office 365
2 8 (5.30%) Azure
3 2 (1.32%) AWS
3 2 (1.32%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.66%) G Suite
4 1 (0.66%) GitHub
4 1 (0.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (35.10%) Wireless
2 33 (21.85%) Structured Cabling
3 23 (15.23%) LAN
4 21 (13.91%) Wi-Fi
5 20 (13.25%) WAN
6 19 (12.58%) VoIP
7 18 (11.92%) Firewall
8 17 (11.26%) Internet
9 10 (6.62%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (6.62%) DWDM
10 9 (5.96%) SMS
11 6 (3.97%) IP Telephony
11 6 (3.97%) VLAN
11 6 (3.97%) VPN
12 5 (3.31%) ATM
12 5 (3.31%) Cisco IPT
12 5 (3.31%) Network Security
12 5 (3.31%) Unified Communications
13 4 (2.65%) Broadband
13 4 (2.65%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.31%) GIS
1 5 (3.31%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.66%) Big Data
4 1 (0.66%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.99%) Fiddler
1 3 (1.99%) LINQPad
1 3 (1.99%) Postman
2 2 (1.32%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.32%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.32%) JIRA
3 1 (0.66%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.66%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.66%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.66%) Rational Quality Manager
3 1 (0.66%) TestLink
General
1 53 (35.10%) Telecoms
2 18 (11.92%) Public Sector
3 9 (5.96%) Retail
4 8 (5.30%) Local Government
5 7 (4.64%) Legal
6 6 (3.97%) Electronics
6 6 (3.97%) Finance
7 4 (2.65%) Banking
8 3 (1.99%) Automotive
9 2 (1.32%) Advertising
9 2 (1.32%) Marketing
9 2 (1.32%) Police
10 1 (0.66%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (15.23%) Support Engineer
2 17 (11.26%) IT Support
3 16 (10.60%) Installations Engineer
4 15 (9.93%) IT Engineer
4 15 (9.93%) IT Support Engineer
5 12 (7.95%) Cabling Engineer
5 12 (7.95%) Network Engineer
6 11 (7.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (7.28%) Junior
7 9 (5.96%) Data Engineer
7 9 (5.96%) Field Engineer
8 8 (5.30%) Design Engineer
8 8 (5.30%) Field Service Engineer
9 7 (4.64%) Technical Engineer
10 5 (3.31%) Information Security Advisor
10 5 (3.31%) Presales Engineer
10 5 (3.31%) Security Advisor
10 5 (3.31%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (3.31%) Voice Engineer
10 5 (3.31%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.31%) .NET
2 2 (1.32%) .NET Framework
2 2 (1.32%) AngularJS
2 2 (1.32%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (1.32%) CGI
2 2 (1.32%) Node.js
2 2 (1.32%) REST
2 2 (1.32%) SOAP
2 2 (1.32%) Web Services
3 1 (0.66%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.89%) User Experience
2 18 (11.92%) Driving Licence
2 18 (11.92%) Management Information System
3 16 (10.60%) Video Conferencing
4 15 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (9.27%) Fibre Optics
6 13 (8.61%) Data Centre
7 7 (4.64%) Digital TV
7 7 (4.64%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (3.97%) e-Learning
9 5 (3.31%) Digital Signage
9 5 (3.31%) EPoS
9 5 (3.31%) IPTV
10 3 (1.99%) Replication
10 3 (1.99%) SCADA
11 2 (1.32%) Internet of Things
11 2 (1.32%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.32%) Private Cloud
11 2 (1.32%) Security Operations Centre
12 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (22.52%) Windows
2 14 (9.27%) Windows Server
3 12 (7.95%) Linux
4 11 (7.28%) Windows 10
5 4 (2.65%) VMS
6 3 (1.99%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.99%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.32%) Solaris
7 2 (1.32%) Unix
7 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (0.66%) Android
8 1 (0.66%) CentOS
8 1 (0.66%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (17.22%) ITIL
2 19 (12.58%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (9.93%) Project Management
4 13 (8.61%) Mentoring
5 11 (7.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 11 (7.28%) Logistics
5 11 (7.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (6.62%) Incident Management
6 10 (6.62%) Information Security
6 10 (6.62%) Service Management
7 9 (5.96%) Asset Management
7 9 (5.96%) Business Continuity
7 9 (5.96%) Network Management
8 8 (5.30%) Data Security
8 8 (5.30%) Service Delivery
9 7 (4.64%) Analytics
9 7 (4.64%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (4.64%) CRM
9 7 (4.64%) Presales
9 7 (4.64%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.28%) SQL
2 5 (3.31%) C#
2 5 (3.31%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.99%) Python
4 2 (1.32%) C
4 2 (1.32%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.66%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.66%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (13.91%) SC Cleared
1 21 (13.91%) Security Cleared
2 19 (12.58%) Degree
3 11 (7.28%) HNC
4 7 (4.64%) CCNP
4 7 (4.64%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.31%) BC Cleared
5 5 (3.31%) CCNA
5 5 (3.31%) CISA
5 5 (3.31%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (3.31%) IRCA
6 3 (1.99%) HND
7 2 (1.32%) CISSP
7 2 (1.32%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.32%) JNCIS
8 1 (0.66%) APMP
8 1 (0.66%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.66%) NVQ Level 3
8 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (5.30%) QA
3 2 (1.32%) ISO 22301
3 2 (1.32%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.32%) PMO
3 2 (1.32%) SLA
4 1 (0.66%) P3O
System Software
1 16 (10.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (6.62%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.31%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (3.31%) VMware NSX
4 4 (2.65%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (2.65%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.99%) BitLocker
5 3 (1.99%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.66%) Docker
6 1 (0.66%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (4.64%) FortiGate
2 5 (3.31%) Cisco CME
2 5 (3.31%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (2.65%) SCCM
4 2 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.32%) TeMIP
4 2 (1.32%) WSUS
5 1 (0.66%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.66%) Ansible
5 1 (0.66%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.66%) Netcool
5 1 (0.66%) Terraform
Vendors
1 41 (27.15%) Microsoft
2 18 (11.92%) VMware
3 17 (11.26%) Cisco
4 8 (5.30%) Juniper
5 7 (4.64%) SolarWinds
6 6 (3.97%) Avaya
6 6 (3.97%) HP
6 6 (3.97%) Oracle
6 6 (3.97%) Virgin Media
7 5 (3.31%) Fortinet
7 5 (3.31%) Infoblox
7 5 (3.31%) Remedy
7 5 (3.31%) Veeam
8 4 (2.65%) 3PAR
8 4 (2.65%) Citrix
8 4 (2.65%) McAfee
9 3 (1.99%) Meraki
10 2 (1.32%) Mitel
10 2 (1.32%) Sun
10 2 (1.32%) Symantec