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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA)
England / West Midlands
Rank 196 235 205
Rank change year-on-year +39 -30  
Permanent jobs citing SCADA 14 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.033% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.84% 0.091% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 11
Median salary £39,250 £28,750 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.52% -24.34%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

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

Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1664 2195 1653
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 35.28% 35.82% 32.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1272 1629 1405
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SCADA
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 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 3 months to 24 March 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 3 months to 24 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
Warwickshire +36 11 £40,000 +53.84%
Staffordshire - 1 £25,000 - 1
SCADA
England

SCADA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SCADA.

1 11 (64.71%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (58.82%) SIEM
2 10 (58.82%) Security Operations
2 10 (58.82%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 10 (58.82%) Snort
3 9 (52.94%) Incident Management
3 9 (52.94%) Degree
3 9 (52.94%) Network Packet Analysis
3 9 (52.94%) Security Operations Centre
3 9 (52.94%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 8 (47.06%) Network Security
4 8 (47.06%) Information Assurance
4 8 (47.06%) Ethical Hacking
4 8 (47.06%) CEH
4 8 (47.06%) Change Management
4 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
4 8 (47.06%) GIAC
5 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
6 3 (17.65%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (17.65%) ArcSight
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
7 2 (11.76%) SQL
7 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
7 2 (11.76%) .NET
7 2 (11.76%) Windows
7 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
7 2 (11.76%) C++
7 2 (11.76%) HTTP
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft

SCADA
Top Related 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 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) Network Security
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) HTTP
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.88%) IPsec
3 1 (5.88%) S/MIME
3 1 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Analyst
2 9 (52.94%) SOC Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Security Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) ArcSight Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Operations Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Security Operations Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) SIEM Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) IT Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Lead Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Network Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Network Security Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Applications Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior IT Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) SOC Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.88%) COM
2 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
2 1 (5.88%) JSON
2 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Security Operations Centre
2 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
3 3 (17.65%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (58.82%) Security Operations
2 10 (58.82%) SIEM
3 9 (52.94%) Incident Management
3 9 (52.94%) Network Packet Analysis
4 8 (47.06%) Change Management
4 8 (47.06%) Ethical Hacking
4 8 (47.06%) Information Assurance
5 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Presales
5 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) ERP
6 1 (5.88%) Information Security
6 1 (5.88%) Information Security Management
6 1 (5.88%) MVC
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.88%) Security Management
6 1 (5.88%) Six Sigma
6 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) C++
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
1 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Degree
2 8 (47.06%) CEH
2 8 (47.06%) GIAC
3 1 (5.88%) CCNA
3 1 (5.88%) CCNP
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.88%) ISO27002
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Snort
2 1 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 10 (58.82%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 9 (52.94%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) ArcSight
2 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Qualys
3 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
3 1 (5.88%) Clearswift
3 1 (5.88%) Forcepoint
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Rapid7
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) Symantec
3 1 (5.88%) Tripwire
3 1 (5.88%) VMware
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