Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SCADA in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SCADA over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 300 327 328
Rank change year-on-year +27 +1 -31
Permanent jobs citing SCADA 29 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.088% 0.018%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.77% 0.24% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 1
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -21.05% +58.33%
10th Percentile £30,000 £33,750 £43,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £44,150 £51,250
England median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -22.73% +22.22% +20.00%

SCADA 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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3779 4136 3531
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 37.43% 36.57% 32.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2991 3047 2818
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

SCADA
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing SCADA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SCADA in the West Midlands

SCADA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for SCADA in the West Midlands

SCADA
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCADA in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SCADA in the West Midlands

SCADA
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCADA within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Warwickshire -2 6 £71,250 +90.00%
Dudley - 4 £37,500 -
Birmingham - 2 £38,500 -
SCADA
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SCADA.

1 26 (89.66%) Degree
2 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
2 11 (37.93%) SQL
3 9 (31.03%) Internet
3 9 (31.03%) Windows
3 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
3 9 (31.03%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (31.03%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (27.59%) Workflow
5 6 (20.69%) ISEB
5 6 (20.69%) User Stories
5 6 (20.69%) Marketing
5 6 (20.69%) Use Case
5 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
5 6 (20.69%) Scrum
5 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.69%) Virtual Team
5 6 (20.69%) SDLC
5 6 (20.69%) Translating Business Requirements
6 5 (17.24%) Security Operations
6 5 (17.24%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 5 (17.24%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 5 (17.24%) Incident Management
6 5 (17.24%) SIEM
7 4 (13.79%) Network Security
7 4 (13.79%) Information Assurance
7 4 (13.79%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (13.79%) GIAC
7 4 (13.79%) Snort
7 4 (13.79%) Ethical Hacking

SCADA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Acrobat
1 4 (13.79%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (13.79%) RoboHelp
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) Internet
2 4 (13.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
1 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (20.69%) Marketing
2 2 (6.90%) Automotive
2 2 (6.90%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) Support Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Technical Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Technical Support
2 9 (31.03%) Technical Support Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Business Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Senior Business Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Author
4 4 (13.79%) SOC Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Author
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Lead Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.90%) PLC Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) PLC Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) XML
2 2 (6.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
2 6 (20.69%) Virtual Team
3 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
3 4 (13.79%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (6.90%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
2 9 (31.03%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (27.59%) Workflow
4 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
4 6 (20.69%) Scrum
4 6 (20.69%) SDLC
4 6 (20.69%) Translating Business Requirements
4 6 (20.69%) Use Case
4 6 (20.69%) User Stories
5 5 (17.24%) Incident Management
5 5 (17.24%) Security Operations
5 5 (17.24%) SIEM
6 4 (13.79%) Change Management
6 4 (13.79%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (13.79%) Ethical Hacking
6 4 (13.79%) Information Assurance
6 4 (13.79%) Network Packet Analysis
6 4 (13.79%) Proactive Monitoring
7 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) C#
2 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (89.66%) Degree
2 9 (31.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (20.69%) ISEB
4 4 (13.79%) CEH
4 4 (13.79%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 5 (17.24%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (3.45%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Adobe
2 2 (6.90%) Allen-Bradley
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Rockwell
2 2 (6.90%) Siemens
3 1 (3.45%) ArcSight
3 1 (3.45%) Sourcefire