The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SCADA in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SCADA over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 810 899 925
Rank change year-on-year +89 +26  
Permanent jobs citing SCADA 48 55 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.056% 0.053% 0.049%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 41 46 47
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,250 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £71,250 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.49% +4.70%  

SCADA is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32712 42657 42069
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 38.39% 41.03% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 26358 34062 33244
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,340 £29,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SCADA
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SCADA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for SCADA in the UK

SCADA
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SCADA in the UK

SCADA
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCADA over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SCADA in the UK

SCADA
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCADA within the UK over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +105 46 £47,500 +7.95% 13
West Midlands +52 14 £39,250 +36.52% 3
London +83 13 £55,000 -13.72% 3
Warwickshire +37 11 £40,000 +53.84%
Derbyshire +14 9 £42,500 +66.66% 2
East Midlands +13 9 £42,500 +66.66% 4
Derby +15 8 £42,500 +19.71% 1
Warwick - 8 £40,000 -
South West +25 3 £65,000 +4.00% 1
Wiltshire +23 3 £65,000 -
East of England +19 3 £55,000 +22.22%
Swindon +16 3 £65,000 -
Scotland +21 2 £35,000 -22.22%
Hertfordshire +20 2 £55,000 -8.33%
Glasgow +16 2 £35,000 -22.22%
South East +39 1 £52,500 +25.00%
Cheshire 0 1 £55,000 +29.41%
Nuneaton -7 1 £37,500 +44.23%
North West -18 1 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 - 1
Hampshire - 1 £52,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £25,000 - 1
Chester - 1 £55,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 - 1
Portsmouth - 1 £52,500 -
Harpenden - 1 £55,000 -
St Albans - 1 £55,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £55,000 - 1
Rugeley - 1 £25,000 - 1
Ipswich - 1 £30,000 -

SCADA
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 with a requirement for SCADA.

1 28 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 23 (27.38%) Degree
3 14 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (15.48%) Change Management
5 12 (14.29%) Information Security
5 12 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 12 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 11 (13.10%) Robotics
6 11 (13.10%) Mathematics
6 11 (13.10%) Physics
6 11 (13.10%) Incident Management
6 11 (13.10%) Security Cleared
6 11 (13.10%) Management Information System
6 11 (13.10%) Postgraduate
7 10 (11.90%) Snort
7 10 (11.90%) SIEM
7 10 (11.90%) Security Operations
7 10 (11.90%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 9 (10.71%) Security Operations Centre
8 9 (10.71%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 9 (10.71%) SAP HANA
8 9 (10.71%) SAP Fiori
8 9 (10.71%) Network Packet Analysis
8 9 (10.71%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (10.71%) Project Planning
8 9 (10.71%) ERP
8 9 (10.71%) SAP Certification
8 9 (10.71%) SAP
8 9 (10.71%) SAP PM
8 9 (10.71%) GIS

SCADA
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 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.19%) Skype for Business
1 1 (1.19%) WinCC
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.19%) MS Office
1 1 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (10.71%) SAP PM
2 4 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (4.76%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (2.38%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) SaaS
2 2 (2.38%) IaaS
2 2 (2.38%) PaaS
3 1 (1.19%) Dropbox
3 1 (1.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.52%) Network Security
2 3 (3.57%) Firewall
2 3 (3.57%) HTTP
2 3 (3.57%) Internet
3 2 (2.38%) RFID
3 2 (2.38%) Skype
4 1 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.19%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.19%) GoToMeeting
4 1 (1.19%) GSM
4 1 (1.19%) IMAP
4 1 (1.19%) IPsec
4 1 (1.19%) LAN
4 1 (1.19%) Profibus
4 1 (1.19%) S/MIME
4 1 (1.19%) SSL
4 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.19%) VPN
4 1 (1.19%) WebEx
4 1 (1.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.71%) GIS
1 9 (10.71%) SAP HANA
2 7 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.57%) Big Data
4 2 (2.38%) MySQL
4 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 6 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (5.95%) Marketing
3 5 (5.95%) Retail
4 4 (4.76%) Finance
5 1 (1.19%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.19%) Automotive
5 1 (1.19%) Electronics
5 1 (1.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (19.05%) Consultant
2 15 (17.86%) Analyst
3 12 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 9 (10.71%) Penetration Tester
4 9 (10.71%) SAP Consultant
4 9 (10.71%) SAP MM Consultant
4 9 (10.71%) SAP PM Consultant
4 9 (10.71%) SOC Analyst
4 9 (10.71%) Tester
5 7 (8.33%) Control Systems Engineer
5 7 (8.33%) Integration Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) Architect
6 6 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) Security Analyst
6 6 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) IT Consultant
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Tester
8 4 (4.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.71%) SAP Fiori
2 5 (5.95%) SAPUI5
3 4 (4.76%) .NET
4 3 (3.57%) HTML
5 1 (1.19%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.19%) Ajax
5 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.19%) COM
5 1 (1.19%) CSS
5 1 (1.19%) Doctrine
5 1 (1.19%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.19%) jQuery
5 1 (1.19%) JSON
5 1 (1.19%) Symfony
5 1 (1.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.19%) Web Services
5 1 (1.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 11 (13.10%) Management Information System
2 11 (13.10%) Robotics
3 9 (10.71%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (5.95%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.57%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (3.57%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.57%) Internet of Things
6 2 (2.38%) CESG
6 2 (2.38%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (2.38%) Social Media
6 2 (2.38%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.19%) Industrial Internet of Things
7 1 (1.19%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.76%) Windows
2 2 (2.38%) Android
2 2 (2.38%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.38%) Linux
3 1 (1.19%) Unix
3 1 (1.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (15.48%) Change Management
3 12 (14.29%) Information Security
3 12 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 11 (13.10%) Incident Management
4 11 (13.10%) Mathematics
4 11 (13.10%) Physics
5 10 (11.90%) Security Operations
5 10 (11.90%) SIEM
6 9 (10.71%) ERP
6 9 (10.71%) Network Packet Analysis
6 9 (10.71%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (10.71%) Project Planning
7 8 (9.52%) Ethical Hacking
7 8 (9.52%) Information Assurance
8 7 (8.33%) Time Management
9 6 (7.14%) Logistics
10 5 (5.95%) Business Analysis
10 5 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (5.95%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.76%) Java
1 4 (4.76%) SQL
2 3 (3.57%) C++
2 3 (3.57%) Python
3 2 (2.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.38%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.19%) C#
4 1 (1.19%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.19%) R
4 1 (1.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (27.38%) Degree
2 11 (13.10%) Postgraduate
2 11 (13.10%) Security Cleared
3 9 (10.71%) SAP Certification
4 8 (9.52%) CEH
4 8 (9.52%) GIAC
5 5 (5.95%) CISSP
6 4 (4.76%) CHECK Team Leader
6 4 (4.76%) CHECK Team Member
6 4 (4.76%) CISM
7 2 (2.38%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (2.38%) CISA
7 2 (2.38%) CISMP
7 2 (2.38%) CLAS
7 2 (2.38%) CRISC
7 2 (2.38%) SANS
7 2 (2.38%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.57%) ISO27002
3 2 (2.38%) GDPR
3 2 (2.38%) ISO27005
3 2 (2.38%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.19%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (11.90%) Snort
2 1 (1.19%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 10 (11.90%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 9 (10.71%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.19%) MOM
3 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (10.71%) SAP
2 5 (5.95%) JD Edwards
2 5 (5.95%) Oracle
3 4 (4.76%) Epicor
3 4 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.57%) ArcSight
4 3 (3.57%) Siemens
5 2 (2.38%) Allen-Bradley
5 2 (2.38%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.38%) Cisco
5 2 (2.38%) Citrix
5 2 (2.38%) Qualys
5 2 (2.38%) Saba
5 2 (2.38%) Wonderware
6 1 (1.19%) Clearswift
6 1 (1.19%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.19%) Forcepoint
6 1 (1.19%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.19%) Symantec
6 1 (1.19%) VMware
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